BIOGRAPHIES - 1916
*Biographies of Bahr, Bauder, Bauer,
Beckett (2), Bell, Bennington, Benson, Bente,
Bentley, Benton, Bergan, Bergemeyer (and photo),
Bergman & Berns have been added by S. Ferrall
*Judy Moyna has written biographies for Mr. &
Mrs. C.H. Andresen, Mr. & Mrs. Frederick
Schoellerman, Mr. & Mrs. Peter Thomsen, Mr.
& Mrs. Peter Nichols, Mr. and Mrs. William
Oelke, Mr. & Mrs. John H. Oelke, Mr. &
Mrs. Conrad Helwig, Mr. & Mrs. Alfred Bink,
Mr. & Mrs. Donald Oelke and Mr. & Mrs.
Fred J. Splies (02/08/11)
*Judy Moyna has written biographies for Rev.
& Mrs. Frederick Seifert, Mr. & Mrs.
Frederick H. Vogt, Fred W. Vogt, Mr. & Mrs.
Henry C. Vogt, Mr. & Mrs. Karl Vullgraf,
Theodore Glawe, Mr. & Mrs. Henry Oelke, Mr.
& Mrs. Arno Oelke and Elizabeth Oelke &
family (01/04/11 & 01/18/11)
*Mt. Harmony cemetery burial list has been
updated by Helen Jennings
GRAVESTONE PHOTO PROJECT
*Gravestone photos for Guttenburg City cemetery
were added by Mary K. Jennings
*Gravestone photos for Strawberry Point cemetery
were added by Terry Sargent (Jan & Feb)
*The Mills of Clayton county, the Millville
Flouring Mill - message board thread posted by
Larry Kingery, Jerrian & S. Ferrall (02/21
*Strawberry Point Horse Thief Association, shared
by Terry Sargent (02/08/11)
*Judy Moyna has shared news clippings mentioning
her Oelke family, 1860's & 1870's (01/17/11)
Judy Moyna has shared news excerpts from
collected from local papers mentioning her
Seifert family, 1856-1962 (01/04/11)
*Judy Moyna has shared news excerpts from
collected from local papers mentioning her Vogt
family, 1878-1947 (01/04/11)
*Compiled marriage records - Terry Sargent has
posted the marriages of Sargent-Waite, 1879 and
Benson-Waite, 1885 (02/08/11)
*Compiled Divorce records - Judy Moyna has shared
the 1890 divorce record of Catherine Thomson
Schoellerman v. Frederick Schoellerman
MILITARY & OTHER SERVICE RECORDS
*WWII honor roll - added the names of Lawrence H.
Baade, Edwin Bugenhagen, Dale J. Elvers, Myron E.
Houg, Orval M. Mueller & Carlton L. Radloff
*American Legion page - updated, added a history
of Strawberry Point Post No. 218 - from Terry
*New! Co. K, First Iowa Cavalry Veteran
Volunteers "The Union Rangers" - from
S. Ferrall (01/25/11)
*GAR page - updated with an 1883 news article
about the organization of the GAR post in
Strawberry Point - from Terry Sargent (01/24/11)
*WWII honor roll - added additional info. for
Donald E. Haag & Alfred R. Leonard.
*WWII honor roll - added the names of Orvin
Embretson, Donald F. Franck, Henry W. Heins,
Delbert J. Martins, Ruth M. Opsand & Alfred
R. Leonard (01/18/11)
*WWI Discharge records surnames J, K, S & Z
were updated - from Constance Diamond (01/10/11)
*Obits posted in January & February were
contributed by Mary Durr, Connie
Ellis, Dorothy Gosse, Judy Moyna & Terry Sargent. Some have photos.
*Connie Ellis edited her reply to the obit of
George M. Franck, correcting the date of death;
she has also added a more complete obit to the
entry for Lona M. Vullgraf.
*Strawberry Point baseball team page was updated
with another photo (1907) - from Terry Sargent
*New! Purman family album - from Helen Jennings
(photos added 1/18/11 thru 1/31/11)
*Mary K. Jennings has given a positive ID for the
Brown photo. The photo is of her g-grandparents
David & Dinah Brown (01/17/11)
*New! Photos of the Mallory twp. country schools
- from Helen Jennings & the Clayton Co.
Genealogical Society (01/31/11)
*Gregg Lindblom has registered his surname
interests: Gifford, Dockrell & Nace. William
H Gifford, his son Victor Emmanuel Gifford,
Victor's wife Eliza Dockrell, Eliza's father
James(?) Dockrell, and Eliza's mother Mary Jane
Nace(?), lived in Lodomillo and Strawberry Point
starting in the 1870's through about 1916. His
brick wall is Eliza Dockrell's parents.
*Kathie has registered surnames Merrigan &
*Donna Elvestad has updated her
email address for surnames Gheseger / Ghesegar
and Schlette (01/04/11)