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Johan Gustav BLOCH
FAMILY
Group Sheet
Submitted by
Leona L. Gustafson

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Gustafson ~ Wichmann Family History
Bloch Family Home, Gosper County, Nebraska ca. 1945



Gosper County Family Genealogy
FAMILY GROUP SHEET
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HUSBAND: Johann Gustav "Gus" BLOCH
BORN: 25 December 1852, Kamionke, Kr. Kolmar, Posen, PREUSSEN
MARRIAGE: 11 March 1876, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Bell Creek (now Arlington), Washington County, NE
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
MILITARY SERVICE: Unkn.
DIED: 8 September 1908, Elk Creek Precinct, Gosper County, NE
FATHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Johan BLOCH, Abt. 1817
MOTHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Henriette REDETZKE, Abt. 1819
NOTES: Buried: Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery  ....................................................................
WIFE: Emiline Louisa Carolina "Amilie"/"Emilie" SCHIEVELBEIN (Photo taken about 1945-'46)
BORN: 28 August 1852, Gut Greunberg, Birkholz, Kr. Dramburg, Pommern, PREUSSEN
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
DIED: 5 June 1955, Arapahoe, Furnas County, NE
FATHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Wilhelm Christian SCHIEVELBEIN, 09 May 1814
MOTHERíS NAME AND DATE OF BIRTH: Maria Christine KÖPKE, 14 April 1818
NOTES: Buried with husband, Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.
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CHILD 1: Anna Bertha Maria BLOCH (Photo, taken abt. 1900)
SEX: F
BORN: 11 August 1876, Fontinelle Precinct, Washington County, NE
MARRIAGE: Frank RIEPE, 19 March 1903, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Gosper County, NE
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
DIED: 19 March 1954, Bloomington, San Bernardino County, CA
NOTES: See: Records St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Arlington, Washington County, NE; Immanuel Lutheran Church, Gosper County, NE.
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CHILD 2: Louisa Johanna BLOCH
SEX: F
BORN: 24 January 1878, Fontinelle Precinct, Washington County, NE
MARRIAGE: Paul WENDLAND, 1 November 1900, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Gosper County, NE
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
DIED: 19 January 1973, Arapahoe, Furnas County, NE
NOTES: She and Paul are both buried Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Gosper County, NE
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CHILD 3: Helene Emilie BLOCH (Photo)
SEX: F
BORN: 5 October 1881, Elk Creek Precinct, Gosper County, NE
MARRIAGE: Never married
DIED: 20 June 1979, Arapahoe, Furnas County, NE
NOTES: "Helen" lived for many years in Denver, CO. She was an accomplished pianist & organist. Buried Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Gosper County, NE
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CHILD 4: Bertha Helene BLOCH (Photo, taken by her son, Alvin E. Wichmann abt. 1944)
SEX: F
BORN: 28 December 1884, Elk Creek Precinct, Gosper County, NE
MARRIAGE: Oscar Edward WICHMANN, 14 June 1916, Emmaus Lutheran Church, Denver, CO
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
DIED: 11 March 1945, Denver CO
NOTES: Bertha moved to Denver, CO soon after her younger sister's death and remained there the until her death.  Until her marriage she supported herself as a maid in the home of a wealthy Denver family.  Her husband saw to it that she visited "home" every summer until her failing health no longer allowed them to make the trip.  She was an accomplished pianist & organist. She is buried alongside her husband at Crown Hill Cemetery, Wheatridge, Jefferson County, CO
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CHILD 5: Emil Gustav BLOCH
SEX: M
BORN: 4 October 1887, Elk Creek Precinct, Gosper County, NE
MARRIAGE: Agnes Anna Bertha MARQUARDT, 13 Jun 1918, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Gosper County, NE
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
MILITARY SERVICE: None
DIED: 10 February 1974, Oxford, Furnas County, NE
NOTES: Inherited the Homestead when his father died, and spent nearly his whole life there. He and Agnes are both buried Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Gosper County, NE.
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CHILD 6: Clara Auguste BLOCH (Photo, taken abt. 1904)
SEX: F
BORN: 14 August 1889, Elk Creek Precinct, Gosper County, NE
DIED: 22 February 1907, Gosper County, NE
NOTES: Buried Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery, Gosper County, NE
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CHILD 7: Herman Otto BLOCH
SEX: M
BORN: 31 January 1892, Elk Creek Precinct, Gosper County, NE
MARRIAGE: Wilhelmine Martha "Minnie" ZIMMERMANN, 16 July 1914, Seward, Seward County, NE
OTHER MARRIAGES: None
MILITARY SERVICE: None
DIED: 6 August 1956, River Forest, Cook County, IL
NOTES: Herman graduated in 1912 from Concordia Teachers College, Seward, NE. He taught school at Zion school, Garland, NE, from 1913-1922; Trinity, Blue Hill, NE, from 1922-1943; First Immanuel, Chicago, IL, 1943-1948; and First St. John's, 1948 until the time of his death. By the time of his death he was the Principal at First St. John's.

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