unknown Weigel or Widmann children These children belong to the Weigel or the Widmann family. If you recognize anyone in this picture, please contact me.
Conrad Schalk Conrad Schalk Conrad Schalk was born in Germany (probably Baden) 18 February 1865. He was the son of Thomas Schalk and Salise Gunther. Conrad arrived in the US around 1885. In 1887 he was living in Milwaukee working as a carpenter. He married Maria Charlotta Egide in Milwaukee in 1888. Two children were … Continue reading Portraits
Oscar Carl Widmann Oscar Carl Widmann was the second son of John A. Widmann and Anna Christina Eckhoff. He was born on 2 May 1893 on the family farm near the community known as Riverside. This community was located at the corner of the present day State Highway 97 and County Highway T north of … Continue reading Saturday Mourning
Jacob Weigel and Viola Widmann wedding party Wedding Memorabilia from Jacob and Viola Widmann Weigel I was fortunate to have a few things passed down from my great grandparent's wedding in October of 1933. Widmann/Weigel wedding booklet My great grandmother saved her wedding booklet from the florist, TD Hefko. It is printed on textured paper … Continue reading Thursday Treasures
Young Woman Takes Out Hunting License Out from the 150 hunting licenses that have been issued to residents of Wood County up-to-date, there has been but one taken out by a woman. The license is a young woman from Marshfield, Miss Lydia Eckhoff, and it was issued on August 16. Licesnses have been issued in … Continue reading Tuesday News Day
In Justice Court Walter Widmann and Nick Grosbier, both of Marshfield, this morning plead guilty before Justice George C Jacobson to "shining deer" in the town of Rock Saturday and had sentence postponed until Thursday. They were arrested by Conservation Warden Vince Skilling. 1942, unknown publication
List of Civil War Veterans Who Lie in Local Cemetery Thirty-two veterans of the civil war are buried in the Marshfield cemetery, some of the earlier graves being unmarked. Comrade P. M. Harkin is probably the only man who knows the exact location of every grave, and on Decoration Day he always conducts the decorating … Continue reading Tuesday News Day