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OCONTO COUNTY
Wisconsin
FAMILIES and BIOGRAPHIES

 .PLAUTZ - PLANERT.

 descendant contact: Deborah Plautz


PLAUTZ

Generation 1

Johann Plautz (also Plause)
       born: 1811 
in Kommern, Prussia (now Germany)
        immigration: 1866 in Baltimore, Maryland from Germany
        died:
        notes: Farming in Little Suamico in 1870 and 1880.
Charlotte (nee?) - wife of Johann Plautz
       born: 1811 
in Kommern, Prussia (now Germany)
        immigration: 1866 in Baltimore, Maryland from Germany
        died:
        children of Johann and Charlotte Plautz:
                1. August Plautz ( born 1855 on 1880; 1849 in 1870 in Prussia; Little Suamico census)
                2. Albert Plautz (born 1851 on 1870 in Prussia; Little Suamico census)
                        notes: Working on Fredeich Schulle farm 1880 in Maine, Marathon County, WI; Wood chopper in Vesper, Wood County, WI in 1900, married with 3 children;
                3. Frank Plautz (born 1851 on 1880; 1854 on 1870 in Prussia; Little Suamico census)
               

Generation 2

August Plautz
        born: July 5, 1851 in (?)  Kommern, Germany
        immigration: 1866 in Baltimore, Maryland from Germany
        naturalization: Petitioned for Citizenship November 2, 1884; Naturalized Nov. 4, 1884
        died: Oct. 13, 1940
        burial: Chase Township Cemetery
        notes on August Plautz -  Farmed on the northwest and northeast sides of Highway C at the Highway S junction in Sections 13 & 14 of town of Chase in 1898; farming town of Chase 1900;
+ Bertha Planert - wife of August Plautz
        born: April 5, 1854 in Sachsen, Saxony  (1870 census - now Germany)
        immigration: 1857 from Germany
        marriage: Dec. 24, 1876 in Little Suamico, Oconto Cty, Wisconsin.
        died: October 14, 1933
        burial: Chase Township Cemetery
        children of August Plautz and Bertha Planert:
            1. Albert E. Plautz
                    born: Jan. 1878 in Wisconsin
                    occupation: grinder at an impliment company in 1930
                    died: Sept 19, 1973
                    burial:
                    notes: living 1910 Mayville, Dodge County, WI; 1930 Horicon, Dodge County WI;
            +  Lema (also Lima) Darge
                    born: 1887
                    marriage: 1913 at age 17 (1930 census; couple had 12 children)
                    died: November 12, 1983 in Milwaukee, WI.
                    burial:                 
            2. Emma W. Plautz
                    born: Nov. 1879 in Wisconsin
                    died:
                    burial:
                    notes on Emma Plautz - dressmaker in 1900 living with parents
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            3. Edward G. Plautz
                    born:  July 29, 1880- in Wisconsin
                    occupation: farmer
                    died: July 1964
                    burial: Chase Township Cemetery
                    notes on Edward Plautz -  Farmed on the northwest side of Highway C at Highway S junction in Section 14 of town of Chase in 1946 and 1960, half of the original homestead land.
            +  Clara Mathilda Schwartz - wife of Edward G. Plautz
                    born: 1884
                    marriage: Nov. 28, 1906 in Oconto County, WI ( 5 children)
                    died: 1966 
                    burial:  Chase Township Cemetery
            4. Clara P. Plautz
                    born: July 1883 in Wisconsin
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            5. Mathilda (Martha) Plautz
                    born: June 1887 in Wisconsin
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            6. Arthur W. Plautz 
                    born: Aug. 1890 (1900 Fed. Census), 1891 (cemetery records) in Wisconsin
                    occupation: farmer
                    died: 1967
                    burial: Chase Township Cemetery
                    notes on Arthur Plautz - member of The Evangelical United Brethren Church in Morgan, Oconto County, WI., donating church railing under Reverend Thiel's pastorate. Lydia was a member of the : Lady's Aid Society in the congregation. Dean Plautz was a secretary of congregation. Farmed on the northeast side of Highway C at Highway S junction in Section 13 of town of Chase in 1946 and 1960, half of the original homestead of Arthur Plautz
            +  Lydia (nee?)
                    born: 1896 (cemetery records); Aug. 29, 1897(SSDI)
                    marriage:
                    died:  Jan. 1984 in Sobieski, Oconto County, WI
                    burial:  Chase Township Cemetery                              
          7. Leonard H. Plautz
                    born: August 31, 1892 in Wisconsin
                    died: Sept. 1973 in Racine, WI
                    burial:
                    notes on Leonard Plautz: 1930 lived in Milwaukee, WI on Villard Avenue near 36th Street; occupation Jeweler; married;  no children in residence.
            +  Carcie (nee ?)
                    born: 1892 in Wisconsin
                    marriage: 1916 at age 24 years
                    died:
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                    notes on Carcie Plautz: both parents were born in Norway          

PLANERT

Frank Planert
       born: 1823
in Sachsen, Saxony (now Germany)
        immigration: 1857
        died:
        notes: Farming in Gibson, Manitowoc, WI in 1870 and 1880; 1895 there were 4 males and 6 females in the household in Gibson, 7 born in the US and 3 in Germany;
+ Wilhelmina (nee?) - wife of Frank Planert
       born: 1830 
in Sachsen, Saxony (now Germany)
        immigration: 1857
        died:
        children of Frank and Wilhelmina Planert:
                1. Ida Planert
                    born: 1851 in Sachsen, Saxony (now Germany)
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                2. Bertha Planert 
                    born:  1854 in Sachsen, Saxony (now Germany)
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                3. Wilhelmina Planert (2 children in 1905)
                    born:  1856 in Sachsen, Saxony (now Germany)
                    died:
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                    notes on "Minna" Planert: 1905 Mother Wilhelmina and Father Frank Planert were living with her family along with nieces Lilly Planert (age 12, March 1893, WI) and Carolina Planert (age 10, born WI) both born in WI; 1900
            +     Henry Maas - Husband of Wilhelmina Planert
                    born: 1856 in Wisconsin
                    marriage: December 18, 1890 (co. mar. index v.6 pg.66)  Manitowoc, WI
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                    notes on Henry Maas: 1905 Farmer in Maple Grove, Manitowoc, WI  
Vicky, Do you have any direct information on Henry Maas? I believe he married Bertha Planert. Also Bertha's niece, Hattie or Henrietta married Henry's nephew, Paul. Do you have any verification of this? They all resided in Wisconsin at the time.        
                4. Frank Planert Jr.
                    born: Jan 1857 in Wisconsin
                    died:
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                    notes on Frank Planert: 1900 living  in Osborn, Outagamie County, WI; occupation laborer
            +      Augusta (nee?) (6 children in 1900)
                    born: Feb. 1864 in Germany
                    immigration: 1868
                    marriage: 1883
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                5. Julius Planert
                    born: 1860 in Wisconsin
                    died:
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            +      Bertha Wells
                    born:
                    marriage: Nov 17, 1883  Oconto County, WI
                    died:
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                    children of Julius Planert and Bertha Wells:
                            1.  John Planert
                                    born: October 16, 1884 in Wisconsin
                                    died:  June 1975 in Colorado
                                    burial: 
                                    Notes on John Planert: 1900 Servant in Bovina, WI; Lived in Minneapolis, Minnesota as a laborer in 1910
                             +  Rose (nee?)  - wife of John Planert
                                    born: November 6, 1888 in Wisconsin
                                    married:  1909 in Wisconsin
                                    died: January 1981 in Cupertina, Santa Clara, CA
                                    burial:
                                    Notes on Rose: First child born April 1910 in Minnesota.
                            2. Julius Herman Planert
                                    born: February 12, 1888 at Seymore, WI
                                    died: February 10, 1954
                                    burial: Gibsonberg Cemetery, Sandusky, Ohio
                                    notes on Julius Planert: 1900 Julius Planert (born Feb. 1888 in WI) was found in Ballville Ohio living with aunt Mary S. and uncle Amos E. Hetrick; 1910 Single servant living Sandusky County, Ohio on George Martin farm; Divorced on 1920 census living in Sandusky, Ohio; The 1930 Census shows them living in Gibsonburg, Madison Twp., Sandusky Co., Ohio. Julius is listed as a laborer in a lime plant.
                             +  Bertha Estelle Wolf - wife of Julius Planert
                                    born: October 27, 1902 in Ohio
                                    married: 1926 in Gibsonburg, Sandusky, Ohio
                                    died:
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                                    Notes on Bertha Wolf:  First child of Daniel and Ida (Bieber); They had one child. The 1930 Census shows them living in Gibsonburg, Madison Twp., Sandusky Co., Ohio. Julius is listed as a laborer in a lime plant. In 1955, they were living in Gibsonburg, Ohio. Julius died on February 9, 1954 in Gibsonburg, Sandusky Co., Ohio.;   Bertha remarried after 1954 to Charles C. Schwartz
Fremont News Messenger,
Wednesday February 10, 1954,
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JULIUS PLANERT, GIBSONBURG, DIES

Gibsonburg-- Julius H. Planert, 65, Route 1, died Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. at Memorial hospital. He had been a patient at the hospital since he suffered a heart attack Monday. He was a farmer.

Born February 12, 1888, at Seymore, Wis., Mr. Planert had been a resident of near Gibsonburg the last 54 years. He and the former Bertha Wolf were marreid at Gibsonburg in 1926. He was the son of Julius and Bertha Will Planert and a member of Zion Lutheran church.

Surviving are his wife; a son, Lyle of Gibsonburg; a daughter, Mrs. Walter Dayringer of Clyde; four grandchildren; two brothers, John of Pine City, Minn., and Arthur of KauKuana, Wis.; and two sisters, Mrs. Marvin Wiese of Algona, Wis., and Mrs. Carrie Higgins of San Francisco, Calif. He was preceded in death by a sister.

Friends may call at Veh and Son funeral home. The Rev. A. R. Lembke will officiate at services at the mortuary Friday at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Gibsonburg cemetery.
                            3. Female Planert
                                    born:  in Manitowoc, Wisconsin
                                    died:  before 1954
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                             4. Lillie Planert
                                    born:  March 1893, Manitowoc,WI
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                                    burial:
                                    Notes on Lillie Planert: In 1900 was living with younger brother Arthur Planert at Ebenezer Orphan Home in Thompson, Ohio. Lived in her Aunt Wilhelmina Planert Maas in Manitowoc, WI, in 1905. Also in the household were her grandparents Wilhelmina and  Frank Planert and her sister  Carolina Planert (age 10, born WI)  
                             +  Marvin Wiese - Husband of Lillian  Planert
                                    born: January 19, 1891
                                    married: 
                                    died: January 1994 in Green Bay, WI
                                    burial:
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                             5. Carolina Planert
                                    born: 1895 in Manitowoc, WI
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                                    burial: 
                                    Notes on Carolina Planert: Lived in her Aunt Wilhelmina Planert Maas in Manitowoc, WI, in 1905. Also in the household were her grandparents Wilhelmina and  Frank Planert and her sister Lilly Planert (age 12, March 1893, WI); Married at age 18, lived in San Francisco, CA in 1930 (moved there in late 1920's) with 5 children who were all born in WI
                             +   Arthur Higgins - husband of Carolina  Planert
                                    born: 1888 in WI
                                    occupation: house decorator
                                    married:  1913 in Wisconsin (Arther Higgins age 27)
                                    died: 
                                    burial:
                             6. Arthur Planert
                                    born: March 29, 1891 in Manitowoc, WI
                                    died:  December 1967 in Oneida, Outagamie County, WI
                                    burial:
                                    Notes on Arthur Planert: in 1900 he was living with older sister Lillie Planert at Ebenezer Orphan Home in Thompson, Ohio; 1910 Art Planert, born 1891 in WI, was a farm laborer in Seymour, Outagamie, WI, living as a boarder on the Miller Farm; 1930 living in Brown County, WI
                              +  Margaret  (Agnes, Georgiana) (nee?) - wife of Arthur Planert
                                    born: January 6, 1889 in Wisconsin
                                    married: 1911 in Wisconsin
                                    died:January 1970 in Green Bay, WI
                                    burial:
                                    Notes on Agnes - Georgiana - Margaret:  1930 Had  4 daughters in Brown County, WI
                6. Gottlieb Planert
                    born: 1862 in Wisconsin
                    died: not found with family on 1880 census or after
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                7. Charles Planert
                    born: 1864 in Wisconsin
                    died: not found with family on 1880 census or after
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                8. Mary Planert
                    born: 1866 in Wisconsin
                    died: not found with family on 1880 census or after
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                9. John Planert
                    born: 1869 in Wisconsin
                    died: not found with family on 1880 census or after
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Oconto County Reporter 
Wednesday, February 7, 2001   

Gene Carl Koch, 71, Lakewood, died Saturday, February 3, 2001 in Wausau after a long battle with illness. Gene was born in Lakewood on August 12, 1929, the son of Herman and Emma Planert Koch.


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