Ashland County Surnames
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SURNAME
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Bauer
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Bay
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Bigelow/Biglow
Abraham (AKA Abe) Lincoln Bigelow (or Biglow) who moved to Ashland from Ohio, bringing the Telegraph with him. The "Bigelow Mansion" still exists and is owned by ancestors, on Vaughn street somewhere. Abraham was born in Ohio, on April 27, 1861 and Married Laura Willard, also of Ohio. Their children all lived in Ashville, WI, My Great Grandmother, Dee Anne Biglow also. Dee anne married Bert Beglinger (Eloped and can't figure out where in Wisconsin they Married).
Binsfield
circa 1889
Bruun
.
Bushbaum
.
Cameron
Alexander Boyd or Boyd A. Late 1800's to approx. 1930. Looking for his place of death or where he is buried.
Corrigan
Thomas - family, who lived in Sanborn.
Cychosz (Seacotte)
.
Doenz
1904-1909
Dryden
William m. Johanna Priebe 1881. Johanna d. 1914 Glidden. Ch: Augusta, Harry, Charles, George, Walter, Johanna, Myrtle, baby, Emma, Mabel, Archie
Duffy
mid 1880's
Eagan/Egan
Joseph & Charles
Eder
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Egan
Prior to 1940
Ettinger
.
Flanagan
John
Gay
Eefie, Pat, Mike Helen, Nellie
George
.
Graf
.
Holm
Hjalmer Robert Holm - born in Ashland, WI Dec. 7, 1899.
Hudek
Dallas L. Hudek, born 9-3-1925 Looking for his parents and siblings names.
Jelinek
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Joerg/Jorg
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Jung
Butternut. Parents names: Joseph and Mary (Maria). Children: Frank, John, Edward, Bertha, Loretta, Carl (Charles), Joseph, George. Changed spelling of last name to "Young" in the teens. Operated a farm just to the southwest of Butternut. .
Keiper
Andrew- Wifes name Mary? Daughter Rena and Mary both born in Wisc. Andrew was born In Pennsylvania. Lived in Minneapolis Minnesota also till moving back to Wisc.
Kempf
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Kernler
.
Klinski
Fred m. Lina Melchin Ch: Augusta, Adela Mina, Walter, Eleanor, Amelia, Edward, Louis, male child, Fred, Florence
Lacey
Thomas and wife Anna (BZOSKI), children Veronica, Albert, Lawrence, and Bede. Thomas was a blacksmith.
Lewis
immigrated from New Brunswick around 1890
Lohman
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Lott
Isaac Lott was born in Romney Twsp. Kent Co Ontario, 18 Jan 1852, moved to Modena, WI when he was 16. He married Lucy Jensen of Modena 15 Apr 1877. They had two sons Robert Peter b.16 Jul 1878 and Ernest Lewellen b.11 Dec 1880. They moved to Ashland in the mid 1880's, adopted two children, Alice Gertrude in 1886 and Emil in 1896. Isaac worked as a contractor/carpenter. They lived in Ashland till 1908, when Isaac and Lucy moved to Mellen with Emil. Robert Peter married Nellie O'Neill and lived in Ashland till 1926 when he moved to Ontnogan. Ernest married Mary Ford. That family stayed in Asland till the 1930's and moved to Ladysmith, WI.
Lupa
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Maslik
Joseph John Maslik was born in Chlebnice, Czechoslovakia 12/08/1893 and married Emilie Anastasia Lavota born in Dubrava, Czechoslovakia 07/10/1903. They married at St. Florian's Church, Ino, Wisconsin, June 21, 1921. Their children were: John, Agnes, Mary, Christina, Emily, Elizabeth, Josephine, Anna, Andrew, Joseph. Joseph died 03-26-1974 in Ashland at the family farm. He is buried at St. Florian's Cemetary, Ino. Emilie died 03-27-1974. She is also buried as St. Florian's.
McGraw
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Melchin
Christian m. Augusta (Swatski) in Germany. Augusta d. 1918 Glidden. Ch: Lina m. Fred Klinski, Emma m. Adolph Zielke
Mertig
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Motto
In Ashland or Iron county, Wisconsin. John Motto ran a bar in Iron Belt. He had several childrne while living in the area....Victor Martin Mott (born in 1894), Rudy, Angie, Lena. Thanks for your help. .
Murphy
.
Murray
Prior to 1940
NEILUND
Hilda Sofia
O'Connell
They lived in Butternut. Mike O'Connell & Mary (Syth) O'Connell : their children were: William, Ella, Thomas, Roy & Harold (my Grandfather). Any info on them would be helpful. Pictures too!
Peirone
Lived in or near Mellen from at least 1903 until at least 1911.
Piff
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Platz
Theodore Platz was born July 1845 in Lincoln Co., Ohio. He married May 31, 1874 In LeSueur Co., Minnesota to Sarah Elizabeth Knight. Theodore died Nov. 19, 1925 In Cozy Valley, Mellen, Ashland Co., WI and Sarah died Feb. 5, 1916 in Mellen, WI. Both are buried in Union Cemetery in Mellen. They had seven children.
Rohn
I am researching my mother's line. Her maiden name is Rohn and her parents lived in Odanah. Her father was a section foreman for the Chicago and NW railroad and they all lived in a house provided by the railroad. It's still there! There were five sisters born and raised that house. Frank and Frieda Rohn moved to Ashland about 1940.
Sandstrom
Edward Martin
Schmidt
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Shramek
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Shefchik - Sevcik
Thomas(b. 1849 in Bohemia) and Barbara Hamata (b. 1864 in Bohema) both died in Sanborn, Ashland, Wisconsin. (1929 and 1904 respectively).
Sorel
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Stadler
circa 1889
Stasik/Stusik
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Turek
.
Walkush
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Waynert or Waynart
William Gustav Waynert and Anna Eriksdotter were married in Ashland October 20, 1890. They homesteaded in the Marengo Lake area. Children born in Ashland: Ernest W. born1891, George Halvor born 1893, Harry Oscar born 1894, Hilda Ottellia born 1896, Ruth Anne born 1898, and Oscar born 1901. They moved to Broadview, Saskatchewan around 1904. A brother to William Gustav Waynert, named Anders Robert Lind and his family also settled in the Marengo Lake or Marengo Falls area of Wisconsin.
York
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Young
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Young/Jung
Butternut. Parents names: Joseph and Mary (Maria). Children: Frank, John, Edward, Bertha, Loretta, Carl (Charles), Joseph, George. Changed spelling of last name to "Young" in the teens. Operated a farm just to the southwest of Butternut. .
Zakovec
Frank Zakovec immigrated from Bohemia @1880's married Philomena Janda in Stangelville, Kewaunee County, WI in 1884 and moved to Ashland . Farmed and raised family of 7 children in Highbridge, WI. Interested in sharing information.
Zuehlke
Looking for marriage info on Carl Zuehlke and Eva Jeske who immigrated from Germany and settled in Ashland around 1892. Moved to Dallas Co., WI. in 1902.
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