THE KORTH FAMILY

JOHANN KORTH  b:  6 July 1815 Germany  d:  13 December 1891Wisconsin
married:  Germany
CHARLOTTE SCHELLIN  b:  13 October 1914 Germany  d:  13 October 1887 Wisconsin
    Johann and Charlotte are both buried at Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Lebanon Township, Dodge County, Wisconsin
 
Children:  Maria (Breyer);  Herman, William, Carl, Albert, Bertha
    Other possible children:  Heinrich

Highlighted names are linked to newspaper obituary articles.
 

MARIA KORTH was born 14 September 1840 in Germany, and died 09 June 1914 in Pierce County, Nebraska.  She married ALBERT A. BREYER Abt. 1870 in Wisconsin.  He was born 05 August 1842 in Berlin, Germany, and died 12 September 1902 in Pierce County, Nebraska.

Children of MARIA KORTH and ALBERT BREYER are:
 i. RICHARD BREYER, b. 12 February 1864, Pommerania, Germany; d. 20 April 1950, Pierce, Nebraska; m. (ALVINA) ANNA MARIA ALVINA BUCKENDAHL, 01 March 1889, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 04 August 1873, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 22 May 1951, Norfolk, Nebraska.
 ii. EMMA EMILE LOUISE BREYER, b. 02 November 1870, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 28 March 1960; m. (JULIUS) MARTIN JULIUS BAUMAN, 27 October 1898, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 23 July 1871; d. 17 September 1928, Pierce County, Nebraska..
 iii. ANNA MARIE BREYER, b. 07 January 1872, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 11 September 1902, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. (1) (RUDOLPH) BONYER RUDOLPH PETERS, 03 March 1889, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 10 May 1865, South Dethmaschen, Holstein, Germany; d. 09 October 1896, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. (2) GOTLIEB SIEGESMUND NEIGENFIEND, 21 April 1901, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 04 October 1875, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 01 March 1903, State Penitentiary; Lincoln, Nebraska.
 iv. REINHOLD HEINRICH HERMAN BREYER, b. 31 March 1873, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 29 November 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 v. AMANDA LOUISE WILHELMINE BREYER, b. 12 December 1874, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 04 December 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 vi. (JULIANE) ELIZABETH MATHILDE JULIANE BREYER, b. 20 September 1876, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 29 November 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 vii. BERTHA DOROTHEA BREYER, b. 12 November 1877, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 06 December 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 viii. (LOUISE) ADA SOPHIA LOUISE BREYER, b. 14 January 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 08 December 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 ix. ALBERT CARL WILHELM BREYER, b. 14 January 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 19 March 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 x. (GOTTLIEB) PAUL GOTTLIEB HEINRICH BREYER, b. 24 September 1880, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 09 June 1961, Tampa, Florida; m. CATHERINE M. BOHLEN, Bef. 1908; b. 1882; d. January 1961, Tampa, Florida..
 xi. (LENA) MARIE MAGDALENA AUGUSTA BREYER, b. 28 October 1882, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 29 November 1971, Creighton, Nebraska; m. WILLIAM AUGUST SCHELLEN, 02 April 1912, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 29 October 1883, Knox County, Nebraska; d. 23 February 1971, Creighton, Nebraska.
 
 

HERMAN HEINRICH KORTH was born August 1844 in Germany, and died 24 September 1933 in Norfolk, Nebraska.  He married BERTHA ANNA LOUISE LUCAS 23 April 1874 in St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska.  She was born May 1852 in Germany, and died 1933 in Norfolk, Nebraska.

Children of HERMAN KORTH and BERTHA LUCAS are:
 i. EMMA BERTHA LOUISE KORTH, b. 13 February 1875, Norfolk, Nebraska; d. 14 March 1963, York, Nebraska; m. HENRY R. JUNGE; b. 28 March 1878; d. 13 May 1939.
 ii. BERTHA MARIE KORTH, b. 11 October 1876, Madison County, Nebraska; d. 03 August 1968; m. AUGUST KLUENDER; b. 1874; d. 1946.
 iii. ALBERT HERMAN WILHELM KORTH, b. 30 January 1879, Nebraska; d. 13 March 1879, Nebraska.
 iv. MINNIE LOUISE KORTH, b. 30 October 1881, Nebraska; d. 10 July 1980, California; m. JACOB JOHN TROESTER; b. 14 November 1881, Nebraska; d. 08 September 1957, California.
 
 

WILHELM KORTH was born 18 April 1846 in Germany, and died 06 February 1921 in Pierce, Nebraska.  He married WILHELMINA PAUL 20 February 1874 in Pierce County, Nebraska.  She was born 10 January 1850 in Strelowhagen Kreis, Naugard, Germany, and died 11 December 1940 in Pierce County, Nebraska.

 Children of WILHELM KORTH and WILHELMINA PAUL are:
 i. ROBERT PAULAS WILHELM KORTH, b. 21 June 1872, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 25 August 1953; m. KATHERINA HERBOLSHEIMER, 25 September 1897, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 12 December 1876, Carroll County, Iowa; d. 03 November 1934, Pierce County, Nebraska.
ii. MARTHA PAULINE WILHELMINA KORTH, b. 22 October 1874; d. 18 March 1916; m. HEINRICH FISCHER, 17 November 1892, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 22 November 1866; d. 07 November 1961.
iii. AMANDA LOUISE KORTH, b. 11 July 1876, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 16 January 1949, Norfolk, Nebraska; m. ERNEST FISCHER, 26 March 1894, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 1870; d. 16 February 1945.
iv. AUGUST HERMAN ALBERT KORTH, b. 01 July 1878, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 12 December 1944, Pierce, Nebraska; m. MARTHA MARIA BERTHA SCHEER, 25 March 1902, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 27 December 1876, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 14 December 1949, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
v. (WILLIAM) JOHANN FRIEDRICH WILHELM KORTH, b. 26 July 1880, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 29 March 1949, Pierce, Nebraska; m. LOUISA VOECKS, 15 April 1906, Zion Lutheran Church; Hoskins, Nebraska; b. 1888; d. 19 May 1965.
vi. ERNEST HEINRICH LUDWIG KORTH, b. 20 September 1882, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 18 December 1958, Norfolk, Nebraska; m. (1) FRIEDA J. CORDTS, 30 October 1904, Zion Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 11 April 1885, Arcadia, Iowa; d. 19 September 1951; m. (2) EMMA LEITZKE, 1953; d. 1955.
 vii. (MINNIE) EMMA MARIA WILHELMINA KORTH, b. 08 June 1885, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 27 April 1971; m. EMIL RICHARD PAUL SCHEER, 27 July 1902, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 28 March 1873, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 21 December 1949.
 
 

CARL F. KORTH  was born 14 May 1845 in Germany, and died 08 September 1930 in Ashby, Nebraska.  He married (1) AUGUSTE ROEHL in Watertown, Wisconsin.  She was born 06 March 1850 in Groslorzkow, Pommerania, Germany, and died 22 January 1935 in Crookston, Minnesota.  He married (2) FLORENCE C. UTTER CLINE 24 November 1903 in Brewster Congregational Church; Brewster, Nebraska.  She was born Abt. 1857 in Ontario, Canada, and died 08 February 1925 in Angola, Indiana.

Children of CARL KORTH and AUGUSTE ROEHL are:
 i. (RICHARD) ERNEST RICHARD OTTO3 KORTH, b. 24 October 1869; d: Unknown
 ii. ALMA MARTHA OLGA KORTH, b. 11 September 1871, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 30 August 1872, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 iii. AUGUST PAULUS H. KORTH, b. 20 September 1873, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 30 December 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 iv. CARL AUGUST FRIEDRICH KORTH, b. 05 October 1875, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 07 January 1880, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 v. MARTHA LOUISE MARIA KORTH, b. 30 September 1877, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 26 August 1878, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 vi. AUGUSTE SOPHIE CHARLOTTE KORTH, b. 11 February 1879, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 08 January 1880, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 vii. RENATA LOUISE MARIA KORTH, b. 28 May 1880, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. January 1978, Oklahoma; m. AUGUST KUESTER, 03 July 1911, Pierce, Nebraska; b. 1886, Nebraska.
 viii. ERNEST AUGUST KORTH, b. 04 April 1882, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 07 March 1939, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
 ix. ANNA JOHANNE ERNESTINE KORTH, b. 21 September 1883, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 20 August 1884, Pierce County, Nebraska.
 x. AMANDA FRANZISKA MARIE KORTH, b. 21 September 1883, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 26 October 1945, California; m. THOMAS B. ALLEN.
 xi. (RUDOLPH) CARL RUDOLPH KORTH, b. 12 April 1885, Pierce County, Nebraska; d: Unknown.
 xii. (FRIEDA) LISETTE FREDA WILHELMINE KORTH, b. 13 December 1886, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 12 October 1984, St. Paul, Minnesota; m. EVAN GERALD BURGESON, 1922, Madison County, Nebraska; b. 1881, Kensett, Iowa; d. 26 June 1933, Crookston, Minnesota.
 xiii. AUGUSTE LOUISE WILHELMINE KORTH, b. 29 March 1888, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 10 February 1901, Madison County, Nebraska.
 xiv. (CARL) JOHANN CARL FRIEDRICH KORTH, b. 14 January 1890, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 09 February 1983, Traverse City, Michigan.
 xv. MARTHA CLARA KORTH, b. 23 January 1894, Pierce County, Nebraska; d: Unknown.
 xvi. HELEN M. KORTH, b. 25 November 1895, Madison County, Nebraska; d. 22 May 1996, St. Paul, Minnesota.

Child of CARL KORTH and FLORENCE CLINE is:
 xvii. (LOTTIE) CATHERINE CHARLOTTE KORTH, b. 21 November 1907, Denver, Colorado; d. 21 February 1984, Alliance, Nebraska; m. RALPH LYNES STEVENS, 16 March 1927; b. 09 November 1902, Orleans, Nebraska; d. 02 July 1989, Alliance, Nebraska.
 
 

ALBERT FRIEDRICH AUGUST KORTH  was born May 1850 in Germany, and died Aft. 1920 in ? Wisconsin.  He married AUGUSTE WILHELMINE KULKE 06 December 1877 in Lebanon, Dodge County, Wisconsin.  She was born April 1853 in Wisconsin, and died Aft. 1920.

Children of ALBERT KORTH and AUGUSTE KULKE are:
i. (HERMAN) HEINRICH HERMAN WILHELM KORTH, b. 04 March 1879, Wisconsin; m. MARTHA UNKNOWN, Abt. 1902; b. Abt. 1879, Wisconsin.
ii. (CHARLEY) CARL ROBERT ALBERT KORTH, b. 27 December 1880, Wisconsin; m. BERTHA OTTOW, October 1903; b. Abt. 1878, Wisconsin.
iii. (JOSEPHINE) ALWINE JOSEPHINE WILHELMINE KORTH, b. 12 December 1886, Wisconsin.
iv. UNKNOWN KORTH.
 
 

BERTHA ALWINE WILHELMINE KORTH  was born 25 May 1853 in Germany, and died 15 November 1882.  She married ERNST FRIEDRICH WILHELM NASS 18 July 1878 in Lebanon, Dodge County, Wisconsin.  He was born 01 November 1852, and died 02 November 1927.

Children of BERTHA KORTH and ERNST NASS are:
 i. ALBERT FRIEDRICH WILHELM NASS, b. 15 April 1879, Wisconsin; d. 12 February 1881.
 ii. RICHARD CARL WILHELM NASS, b. 13 September 1880; d. 21 December 1880.
 iii. CARL EDWARD WILHELM NASS, b. 12 November 1881; d. 23 November 1882.
 
 

Other possible children:
Heinrich Korth  b:  1 Jun 1842  Germany   d:  6 Mar 1903  Pierce County, NE
    Imm:  1864 to Watertown, WI
    married:  Hannah Schrandt at Janesville, WI
    After Heinrich died, Hannah returned to Wisconsin
        Children:  Korth, Son  b:  Unknown  d:  Circa 1885
                               Korth, John Henry  b:  16 Dec 1890 Clinton, Rock County, Wisconsin d:  Sep 1967
                               Korth, Adelia  b:  Circa 1896  d:  Unknown
 

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Additional descendants available upon request.

Last Updated:  November 4, 2002