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Loose, Myrtle; Bastian, June / Persohn family tree 1812-1988
(1812-1988)

Additional history,   pp. 6-15 PDF (5.3 MB)


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5. Census  1870 June 21
house      Family    Name of family     Age   Occup-     Place of
No.       No.                                  ation       Birth
36,       36       Timm, Lewis          24    Farmer     Prussia
"f   Hannah         23   Keeping         "
"t   Emma            6     house       Wis.
"f   Frederick       3                   "
6.                       Caroline      9/12 (Born in Sept.)  "
On his military records he was mustered into service March 22, 1865.
Credited to Ahnapee Sub. Dist.87. 5th Cong. Dist. Wisc. 11th Reg't
Infantry. (Age 25, born in Germany-farmer, enlisted for 1 year.
Eyes, Blue; hair, Sandy; Complexion, Light; height 5ft.9in.
Another Military record-- Gives a different (age).
R.11    Wisc.
William Richard
Pvt.,  Co. GL    11 Reg't Wisconsin Inf.
Age    3          years
Appears on Co. Muster-out Roll, dated
Mobile. Ala.        Sept..4 186
Remarks$   Drafted Pvt. from enrollment.
Died of disease    Aug.9/65
in Marine Ho. Mobile.     Ala.
Record of Death and Interment.
Name and No. of person entered-------- William Richard           No.81
No. and location of grave   -----------124 Mobile City Graveyard
"Soldiers Rest"
Hospital number of deceased -----------1631
Regiment,.rank and Company ------------11th Wisconsin Inf. Vol.
Private Co. G
Residence before enlistment ------------Ahnarnee, Kawanna Co., Wisc.
(sp)     (sp)
Cause of Death-    ------------------- Chronic Diarrhea
Age of Deceased---------------------Thirty-five
Nativity-----------------------------Kingdom of Germany
Date of Death and Burial -----------Died    Aug.9th
Burial Aug.10th, 1565
There were several young children with Hannah and Lewis Timm when
they left for Nebraska. The new life in Nebraska must have agreed
because more children joined the family making a total of 13 children.
Caroline and Friedrich Bastian started housekeeping on land one-
quarter mile north from the Persohn homestead. As in the other fam-
ilies, death also was experienced in the first years of their mar-
ried life. Working conditions were primitive and doctors were scarce
and not always available when needed.
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Brillion, Calumet Co.


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