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Descendants of Wilhelm John Glause

Generation No. 1

Family photos   1. WILHELM JOHN1 GLAUSE was born June 1, 1830 in Prussia Germany1, and died December 5, 1903 in Worms NE2. He married MARY OTTO. She was born October 13, 1827 in Prussia Germany2, and died March 29, 18992.

   More About WILHELM JOHN GLAUSE:

Burial: December 07, 1903, Hall County NE - Wiegert Cemetery3
Cause of Death: short illness of lung fever4
More About MARY OTTO:
Burial: Hall County NE - Wiegert Cemetery5

Children of WILHELM GLAUSE and MARY OTTO are:

2.

i.

WILLIAM JOHN2 GLAUSE, b. January 5, 1857, Buffalo New York; d. October 25, 1922, Grand Island NE.

3.

ii.

PHILIP WILLIAM GLAUSE, b. April 14, 1859, Eggertsville New York; d. December 28, 1940, Grand Island NE.

4.

iii.

MINNIE GLAUSE, b. October 9, 1866, Buffalo New York; d. May 13, 1938.

Generation No. 2

   2. WILLIAM JOHN2 GLAUSE (WILHELM JOHN1) was born January 5, 1857 in Buffalo New York6, and died October 25, 1922 in Grand Island NE6. He married MARIA TERESA LOUISA RUDOLPH March 10, 1881 in Grand Island NE7, daughter of FRIEDRICH RUDOLF and HENRIETTE BUST. She was born December 19, 1862 in Germany8, and died September 18, 1948 in Stromsburg NE8.

   More About WILLIAM JOHN GLAUSE:

Burial: October 27, 1922, Archer NE - Archer EUB Cemetery8
Fact 5: 1873, Located in Merrick County NE - there for 43 years.
Fact 6: 1916, Moved to Halsey NE
Occupation: Farmer

   More About MARIA TERESA LOUISA RUDOLPH:

Burial: September 21, 1948, Archer NE - Archer EUB Cemetery9
CHURCH: Archer Evangelical
Fact 5: 1880, Came to United States.
Occupation: Housewife

Children of WILLIAM GLAUSE and MARIA RUDOLPH are:

i.

FRED C.3 GLAUSE, b. May 14, 1882, Nebraska10; d. October 21, 1890, NE10.
   More About FRED C. GLAUSE:
      Burial: Archer NE - Archer EUB Cemetery11

ii.

HULDA MANDY GLAUSE, b. January 1884, Hall county NE12; d. August 1966;
m. (1) ARVID WITTGREN; b. March 7, 189513; d. July 196613;
m. (2) FRED GEORGE PETER WILLHOFT, March 24, 1906, Central City NE14; b. Est 1883, Scott County IA14.
   More About ARVID WITTGREN:
      MAR. DATA: No children were born to this marriage.

iii.

CHARLES WILLIAM GLAUSE, b. November 3, 1886, Grand Island NE15; d. June 11, 1951, Omaha NE16;
m. IDA AUGUSTA BLAUHORN, June 15, 1912, Grand Island NE17; b. August 24, 1893, Palmer NE17; d. May 29, 1982, Central City NE17.
   More About CHARLES WILLIAM GLAUSE:
      Burial: June 16, 1951, Archer NE - Archer EUB Cemetery18
      CHURCH: Evangelical Occupation: Farmer
   More About IDA AUGUSTA BLAUHORN:
      Burial: June 2, 1982, Archer NE - Archer EUB Cemetery19
      CHURCH: Archer Zion United Methodist Occupation: Housewife

iv.

ELSA A GLAUSE, b. April 13, 1891, NE20; d. December 30, 1918, NE20;
m. JOHANN H STAMMERJOHN, March 4, 1911, Palmer NE21; b. Est 1886, Germany21.
   More About ELSA A GLAUSE:
   Burial: Archer NE - Archer EUB Cemetery22

v.

ESTHER M GLAUSE, b. April 17, 1893, Merrick County NE23; d. December 197223;
m. (1) DARWIN B PECK; b. 188024; d. 195924;
m. (2) HARRIE E ADAMS, September 25, 1912, Palmer NE25; b. March 21, 1876, Merrick County NE26; d. March 19, 192426.
   More About ESTHER M GLAUSE:
      Burial: Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery27
   More About DARWIN B PECK:
      Burial: Palmer NE27
   More About HARRIE E ADAMS:
      Burial: Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery27

vi.

LENA M GLAUSE, b. May 17, 1895, Merrick county NE28; d. August 9, 1994, Stromsburg NE29;
m. WALTER T CAMPBELL, December 24, 1914, Burwell NE30; b. January 8, 1880, Palmer NE31; d. December 17, 1939, Genoa NE32.
   More About LENA M GLAUSE:
      Burial: August 12, 1994, Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery33
   More About WALTER T CAMPBELL:
      Burial: Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery
      CHURCH: Methodist  Occupation: Farmer

vii.

WILLIE GLAUSE, b. Est 1897.
   More About WILLIE GLAUSE:
      Individual Note: died in infancy. Aunt Ida Glause said from pneumonia.

viii.

PAUL HERMAN GLAUSE, b. February 3, 1899, Palmer NE34; d. April 8, 1974, Kearney NE34;
m. GENEVIEVE VAN ARSDALE, October 5, 1926, Hawley Precinct NE35; b. June 10, 1909, North Boro IA35; d. January 25, 1997, Broken Bow NE35.
   More About PAUL HERMAN GLAUSE:
      Baptism: As an infant - Evangelical United Brethen Church at Palmer36
      Burial: April 11, 1974, Merna NE - Merna Cemetery36
      Fact 5: 1916, Moved to Halsey NE vicinity with his parents36
      Occupation: Rancher
   More About GENEVIEVE VAN ARSDALE:
      Burial: January 27, 1997, Merna NE - Merna Cemetery37
      CHURCH: Methodist  Occupation: Housewife

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BERTHA LOUISE GLAUSE, b. April 3, 1901, Palmer NE38; d. January 17, 1966, Broken Bow NE39;
m. CLYDE WILLIAM ANDERSON, September 2, 1918, Mullen NE40; b. Nov 12, 1888, Ord NE41; d. June 12, 1969, Broken Bow NE42.
   More About BERTHA LOUISE GLAUSE:
      Baptism: July 14, 1901, Archer Zion Evangelical United Brethren Church43
      Burial: January 20, 1966, Purdum NE - Purdum Cemetery44
      Fact 5: 1916, Moved to Halsey NE vicinity with her parents
      Occupation: Railroad & Mail Carrier
   More About CLYDE WILLIAM ANDERSON:
      Burial: June 15, 1969, Purdum NE - Purdum Cemetery44
      CHURCH: United Church of Christ
      MILITARY REC.: Army- WW I
      Occupation: Ranchhand

3. PHILIP WILLIAM2 GLAUSE (WILHELM JOHN1) was born April 14, 1859 in Eggertsville New York45, and died December 28, 1940 in Grand Island NE45. He married WILHELMINE KATHERINE DULITZ September 17, 1885 in Cairo NE45, daughter of HENRY DULITZ and KATHERINE ASPACKER. She was born November 3, 1867 in Alamakee county IA45, and died December 16, 1961 in Grand Island NE45.

   More About PHILIP WILLIAM GLAUSE:
     Burial: December 31, 1940, Hall County NE -Wiegert Cemetery45
     CHURCH: Salem Evangelical
     Occupation: Farmer

More About WILHELMINE KATHERINE DULITZ:
     Burial: December 20, 1961, Hall County, NE - Wiegert Cemetery46

Children of PHILIP GLAUSE and WILHELMINE DULITZ are:

i.

PAULINE3 GLAUSE, b. December 18, 1886, Howard County NE47; d. December 12, 1966, Grand Island NE47;
m. FRANK NEEDHAM, April 22, 1919, St Libory NE48; b. August 24, 1884, Central City NE49; d. Dec. 28, 1978, Grand Island NE49.
   More About PAULINE GLAUSE:
      Burial: December 17, 1966, Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery49
      CHURCH: EUB church
   More About FRANK NEEDHAM:
      Burial: January 2, 1979, Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery49
      CHURCH: Grand Island NE - Faith United Methodist Church
      Occupation: Farmer

ii.

EMMA MARY GLAUSE, b. May 16, 188850; d. October 9, 196650;
m. CARL DEERTZ, April 12 (year not known)50; b. September 8, 1888, NE51; d. April 197751.
   More About EMMA MARY GLAUSE
      Burial: Palmer NE - Palmer Cemetery52

iii.

GEORGE L GLAUSE, b. September 12, 1889, Howard county NE53; d. August 3, 1968, Grand Island NE53;
m. ELIZABETH HENRIETTA DEERTZ, April 12, 1911, Palmer NE53; b. April 2, 189054,55; d. January 7, 196656.
   More About GEORGE L GLAUSE:
     Burial: August 7, 1968, Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery57
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About ELIZABETH HENRIETTA DEERTZ:
      Burial: Palmer Nebraska58

NOTE - See DEERTZ mini-genealogy and photos

iv.

FRANK ALBERT GLAUSE, b. October 26, 1891, St Libory NE59; d. January 24, 1965, Grand Island NE59;
m. BESSIE ELDON LAWRENCE, Oct 28, 1925, Milford NE60; b. March 4, 1903, Broken Bow NE61; d. April 19, 1973, St Libory NE62.
   More About FRANK ALBERT GLAUSE:
      Burial: January 26, 1965, Hall County NE -Wiegert Cemetery62
      CHURCH: Archer Zion United Methodist
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About BESSIE ELDON LAWRENCE:
      Burial: April 23, 1973, Hall County NE - Wiegert Cemetery62
      CHURCH: Archer Zion United Methodist
      Occupation: Bookkeeper

v.

EMIL PHILIP GLAUSE, b. September 21, 189363; d. September 28, 189363.
   More About EMIL PHILIP GLAUSE:
      Burial: Hall County NE -Wiegert Cemetery64

vi.

MINNIE GLAUSE, b. June 17, 189565; d. May 28, 197465;
m. FRANK FECHTNER, April 4, 1916; b. January 20, 189165; d. March 23, 196665.
   More About MINNIE GLAUSE:
      Burial: Palmer NE - Palmer Cemetery65
   More About FRANK FECHTNER:
      Burial: Palmer NE - Palmer Cemetery (I think)

vii.

LYDIA C GLAUSE, b. April 12, 1898, St Libory NE66; d. September 24, 1987, Grand Island NE66;
m. CALVIN A FUEHRER, March 24, 1923, Grand Island NE66; b. April 10, 1897, North Loup NE (probably)67; d. February 4, 1964, Grand Island NE68.
   More About LYDIA C GLAUSE:
      Burial: September 28, 1987, Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery68
      CHURCH: Grand Island NE - Faith United Methodist
   More About CALVIN A FUEHRER:
      Burial: February 7, 1964, Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery68
      CHURCH: Wiegert NE - Emanuel EUB
      Occupation: Farmer

viii.

JOHN ROBERT GLAUSE,SR., b. October 28, 1899, St Libory NE68; d. August 18, 1974, Grand Island NE68;
m. LINDA STELK, September 9, 1925, Grand Island NE68; b. Oct 15, 1904, Grand Island NE68; d. June 1, 1992, Grand Island NE68.
   More About JOHN ROBERT GLAUSE,SR.:
      Burial: Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery68
      CHURCH: Faith United Methodist, Grand Island NE
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About LINDA STELK:
      Burial: June 5, 1992, Grand Island NE -West Lawn Cemetery69
      CHURCH: Faith United Methodist, Grand Island NE

ix.

MARY IDA GLAUSE, b. January 6, 1902, St Libory NE70; d. August 21, 1993, Grand Island NE70;
m. GEORGE A DEERTZ, May 1, 1924, Nance county NE70; b. August 189671; d. April 194772.
   More About MARY IDA GLAUSE:
      Burial: August 24, 1993, Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery73
      CHURCH: First Christian
      Occupation: 1947, Kitchen - St Francis Hospital
   More About GEORGE A DEERTZ:
      Burial: Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery
      Occupation: Farmer

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PHILIP WILLIAM GLAUSE, b. December 12, 1904, St Libory NE74; d. December 10, 1975, Worms NE75;
m. STELLA ROSA WAGNER, Oct 17, 1927, Worms NE76; b. October 23, 1909, Merrick county NE77; d. April 11, 1983, St Paul NE78.
   More About PHILIP WILLIAM GLAUSE:
      Burial: Worms NE - Zion Lutheran Cemetery79
      CHURCH: Worms NE - Zion Lutheran
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About STELLA ROSA WAGNER:
      Baptism: Worms NE - Zion Lutheran Church
      Burial: April 13, 1983, Worms NE - Zion Lutheran Cemetery80

xi.

RUTH LOUISE GLAUSE, b. St Libory NE 81;
m. ARTHUR PHILIP STELK, SR., Sept 23, 1925, St Paul NE82; b. July 17, 1898, Grand Island NE83; d. Dec 27, 1981, Grand Island NE83.
   More About ARTHUR PHILIP STELK,SR.:
       Burial: December 30, 1981, Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery83

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ANNA GLAUSE, b. St Libory NE84;
m. PAUL PETER SPILGER, August 5, 1931, Hastings NE85; b. June 5, 1905, Rogers NE86; d. November 3, 1989, Grand Island NE87.
   More About PAUL PETER SPILGER:
      Burial: November 6, 1989, Grand Island NE - West Lawn Cemetery88
      CHURCH: Grand Island NE - Evangelical Free Church
      Occupation: Farmer

4. MINNIE2 GLAUSE (WILHELM JOHN1) was born October 9, 1866 in Buffalo New York89, and died May 13, 193890.  She married FRED HENRY FREELAND July 2, 1884 in Grand Island NE91. He was born March 12, 1860 in Dunkirk New York92, and died May 28, 1938 in Central City NE92.

   More About MINNIE GLAUSE:

Burial: Hall County NE - Wiegert Cemetery93
More About FRED HENRY FREELAND:
Burial: May 29, 1938, Hall County NE - Wiegert Cemetery94
CHURCH: English Lutheran Church
Occupation: Farmer

   Children of MINNIE GLAUSE and FRED FREELAND are:

i.

EMMA3 FREELAND, b. December 188495; m. GROVER FARLEE; b. October 22, 188496; d. August 197196.

ii.

FRANK WILLIAM FREDRICK FREELAND, b. June 12, 1886, St Libory97; d. May 13, 1970, Central City NE98;
m. JESSIE EDNA SWAIM, January 29, 1928, Fullerton NE99; b. October 1, 1897, Ravenna NE100; d. October 23, 1986, Grand Island NE100.
   More About FRANK WILLIAM FREDRICK FREELAND:
      Burial: May 16, 1970, Ravenna NE - Highland Cemetery100
      CHURCH: Methodist Fact 5: Bef. 1960, Lived in Litchfield NE.
      Fact 6: 1960, Moved to Central City NE.
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About JESSIE EDNA SWAIM:
      Burial: October 27, 1986, Ravenna NE - Highland Cemetery100

iii.

CLARA FREELAND, b. Est 1888; d. in infancy.
   More About CLARA FREELAND:
      Burial: Hall County, NE - Wiegert Cemetery101

iv.

ANNA FREELAND, b. February 1890102; m. WILLIAM BANDT.

v.

LOUIE FREELAND, b. February 16, 1894103; d. November 1971103;
m. GLADYS VERPLANK, June 20, 1923104; b. May 7, 1905, Meadow Grove NE105; d. Jan. 11, 1977, Grand Island NE105.

vi.

LYDIA FREELAND, b. September 1896106; m. MALE GRUBER.
   More About LYDIA FREELAND:
      MAR. DATA: No children born to this marriage

vii.

EDWARD CHARLES FREELAND, b. May 10, 1898, Palmer NE107; d. July 8, 1973, Central City NE107;
m. PEARL EMILINE PECK, December 23, 1926, Central City NE107; b. December 26, 1904, Merrick county NE107; d. January 31, 1994, Central City NE107.
   More About EDWARD CHARLES FREELAND:
      Burial: July 10, 1973, Clarks NE - Pierce Chapel Cemetery107
      CHURCH: Christian Church
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About PEARL EMILINE PECK:
      Burial: February 3, 1994, Clarks NE - Pierce Chapel Cemetery107
      CHURCH: First Christian

viii.

HENRY FREELAND, b. July 10, 1900108; d. January 1, 1990108; m. IVA PECK.

ix.

FRED THEODORE FREELAND, b. December 23, 1902, Palmer NE109; d. March 20, 1985, Central City NE109;
m. EVELYN O PECK, December 31, 1927, Central City NE109; b. September 2, 1908, Clarks NE109; d. November 9, 1988, Central City NE109.
   More About FRED THEODORE FREELAND:
      Burial: March 25, 1985, Clarks NE - Pierce Chapel Cemetery109
      CHURCH: Clarks NE - United Methodist
      Occupation: Farmer
   More About EVELYN O PECK:
      Burial: November 12, 1988, Clarks NE - Pierce Chapel Cemetery109
      CHURCH: Clarks NE - United Methodist

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ELLA FREELAND, b. July 16, 1906, Palmer NE109; d. February 14, 1996, Central City NE109;
m. GEORGE VERPLANK, June 20, 1923, Stanton NE110; b. April 18, 1903, Battle Creek NE111; d. August 24, 1982111.
   More About ELLA FREELAND:
      Burial: February 17, 1996, Palmer NE - Rose Hill Cemetery112
      CHURCH: First Church of Christ

Endnotes

  1. Tombstone & 1880 Census Merrick County NE
  2. Tombstone
  3. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
  4. Obituary.
  5. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
  6. Death certificate
  7. Marriage License
  8. Death certificate
  9. Funeral record
10. Tombstone
11. Visited the cemetery
12. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick County, Loup Precinct.
13. Social Security Death Records.
14. Marriage License
15. Obituary
16. Funeral pamphlet
17. Obituary
18. Funeral pamphlet
19. Obituary
20. Tombstone
21. Marriage License
22. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
23. Social Security Death Records.
24. Tombstone.
25. Marriage License
26. Tombstone
27. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
28. Obituary
29. Funeral pamphlet
30. Lena's obituary
31. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick Co, Loup Precinct, listed with his parents..
32. Grand Island Daily Independent, Friday, Aug. 1994, Lena's obituary.
33. Funeral pamphlet
34. Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with G, Date of Import: Sep 6, 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.3.79260.121
35. Obituary
36. Obituary
37. Obituary
38. Baptism record
39. Death Certificate
40. Marriage license
41. Lenna Rhea Anderson & his death certificate
42. Dona F Hawk & his death certificate
43. Letter from the church
44. Obituary-also personal knowledge having attended the funeral.
45. Obituary
46. Obituary.
47. Obituary
48. Frank's obituary
49. Obituary
50. Irene (Deertz) Drawbaugh.
51. Social Security Death Records.
52. Irene (Deertz) Drawbaugh.
53. George's obituary
54. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick County, Loup Precinct.
55. Karla Archuleta.
56. Karla Archuleta
57. Obituary.
58. Karla Archuleta.
59. Obituary
60. Bessie's Obituary
61. Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with G, Date of Import: Nov 13, 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.3.79260.109
62. Obituary

63. Cemetery Records
64. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
65. Doris (Fechtner) Beyersdorf.
66. Obituary
67. Grand Island Daily Independent.
68. Obituary
69. Obituary.
70. Obituary
71. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick County.
72. Mary's obituary and one of the kids.
73. Obituary
74. Andy Glause.
75. Obituary
76. Marriage license
77. Grand Island Daily Independent, April 11, 1983, obituary.
78. Obituary.
79. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
80. Obituary
81. Ruth (Glause) Stelk.
82. Arthur's obituary
83. Obituary
84. Connie Spilger.
85. obituary.
86. Grand Island Daily Independent, Nov 5 1989, obituary.
87. Obituary.
88. Obituary
89. Tombstone
90. Fred's Obituary
91. Marriage license
92. Obituary
93. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
94. Obituary
95. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick County.
96. Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with F, Date of Import: Nov 15, 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.3.66218.43
97. Obituary
98. Funeral record- Solt & Byers Funeral Home at Central City NE
99. Frank's obituary
100. Funeral record- Solt & Byers Funeral Home at Central City NE
101. visited the cemetery and found tombstone..
102. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick County.
103. Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with F, Date of Import: Nov 15, 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.3.72652.93
104. Glady's obituary.
105. Obituary
106. U.S. Census 1900 Merrick County.
107. Obituary
108. Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 1, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with F, Date of Import: Nov 16, 1996, Internal Ref. #1.111.3.72656.8
109. Obituary
110. Ella's Obituary
111. Brøderbund Family Archive #110, Vol. 2, Ed. 3, Social Security Records: U.S., SS Death Benefit Records, Surnames Beginning with V, Date of Import: Nov 16, 1996, Internal Ref. #1.112.3.91312.168
112. Obituary -- Wilhelm John GLAUSE
   Mr Glause Sr, father of Phillip Glause, died at the home of his son Saturday afternoon at two o'clock after a short illness of lung fever. The deceased was 73 years of age and leaves three children, all of whom are married and there are several grandchildren to mourn his loss. His wife preceded him in death a few years ago and herby another of the oldest settlers has been called to eternity. The remains were buried in the Wiegert cemetery Monday afternoon.
(taken from Grand Island Independent Friday, December 11, 1903)  

Submitted by: Dona Hawk <fcdfhawk@computer-concepts.com>

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