THE MEYER/GRIMM FAMILIES

Surnames contained on this page are:
Doose, Grimm, Hagen/Hayen, Hurstad, Kay, Meier, Meyer, Nelson, Pfeil, Sievers, Strudthoff
 

CHRISTOPH MEYER birth and death unknown
He married SOPHIA THOMSMANN birth and death unknown

Children of CHRISTOPH MEYER and SOPHIA THOMSMANN are:
i. KONRAD HENRY MEYER, b. 07 March 1852, Oldenburg, Germany; d. 23 February 1933, Wayne County, Nebraska.
ii. JOHANNA S. HENRIETTE MEYER, b. 09 March 1854, Seefeld, Oldenburg, Germany; d. 22 April 1934, Nebraska.
 

KONRAD HENRY MEYER was born 07 March 1852 in Oldenburg, Germany, and died 23 February 1933 in Wayne County, Nebraska.  He married WILHELMINA ERNESTINE HAYEN 13 June 1886 in Wayne County, Nebraska, daughter of CHRIS HAYEN and ANNA PETERS.  She was born 10 April 1860 in Oldenburg, Germany, and died 03 July 1946 in Wayne County, Nebraska.

Children of KONRAD MEYER and WILHELMINA HAYEN are:
i. CAROLINE MEYER, b. April 1888, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. August 1888, Wayne County, Nebraska.

ii. FREDRICK WILLIAM MEYER was born 02 June 1889 in Wayne County (LaPorte); Nebraska, and died 20 February 1961 in Osmond, Nebraska.  He married EMMA SOPHIA DOOSE 25 March 1913 in St. Paul's Lutheran Church (LaPorte); Wakefield, Nebraska, daughter of (DETLEF) DOOSE and LOUISE CHRESTIN.  She was born 26 April 1889 in Wayne County (LaPorte); Nebraska, and died 10 December 1983 in Osmond, Nebraska.

Children of FREDRICK MEYER and EMMA DOOSE are:
i. FRANCIS LOUISE MEYER, b. 21 July 1914, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 22 November 1993, Sioux Falls, South Dakota; m. HERMAN THOMAS THOMPSON, 28 December 1934, Zion Lutheran Church; Hoskins, Nebraska; b. 28 December 1907, Lincoln County, South Dakota; d. 13 October 1993, Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
ii. ALBERT CARL MEYER, b. 11 November 1915, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. MADELINE LEMBKUHL, 07 June 1944, Methodist Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 24 March 1921, Norfolk, Nebraska
iii. BERNICE EMMA MEYER, b. 17 August 1917; d. 11 April 1996, Pierce, Nebraska; m. ORVILLE JOHN LUEBE, 03 June 1949, Zion Lutheran Church; Hoskins, Nebraska; b. 31 August 1918, Pierce, Nebraska; d. 04 July 1992, Pierce, Nebraska.
iv. MARVIN EMIL MEYER, b. 25 June 1919, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 26 October 1996, Norfolk, Nebraska; m. LYLETH LORRAINE HERBOLSHEIMER, 11 November 1952, St. John's Lutheran Church; Pierce, Nebraska; b. 13 July 1927, Pierce County, Nebraska.
v. LAURENCE MEYER, b. 24 August 1921, Pierce County, Nebraska; d. 18 September 1921, Pierce County, Nebraska.
vi. IRENE MARIE MEYER, b. 03 December 1922, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. (1) JAMES DEAN TIETGEN, 12 November 1942, Grace Lutheran Church; Wayne, Nebraska; b. 17 April 1916, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 21 February 1980, Wausa, Nebraska; m. (2) BERNARD RASSMUSSEN, January 2000.
vii. WILFRED HERMAN MEYER, b. 07 April 1925, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. EILEEN WILHELMINA KLEENSANG, 18 January 1953, Zion Lutheran Church; Hoskins, Nebraska; b. 05 February 1926, Winside, Nebraska.
viii. DORIS FAYE MEYER, b. 17 October 1928, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. (1) DELMAR WESLEY GREENO, 22 August 1948, St. John's Lutheran Church; Randolph, Nebraska; b. 04 May 1927, Magnet, Nebraska; d. 14 March 1996, Yankton, South Dakota; m. (2) ROLLIE GREENO, 26 December 1999.
ix. JOANN MARGERT MEYER, b. 24 March 1936, Pierce County, Nebraska; m. DAVID ANDREW STRATTON, 10 November 1956, Immanuel Lutheran Church; Kansas City, Missouri; b. 05 June 1935.
iii. WILLIAM FREDRICK MEYER was born 02 June 1889 in Wayne County, Nebraska, and died 31 July 1957.  He married MARIE S. PFEIL 18 April 1915.  She was born 1889, and died 1978.
Children of WILLIAM MEYER and MARIE PFEIL are:
i. VERNON MEYER, b. 27 June 1916; d. 06 August 1963; m. ROSALIE WICKER, 13 December 1944.
ii. LOIS MEYER, b. 09 May 1919, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 03 February 1988; m. HARRY GUST, 10 February 1943, Omaha, Nebraska.
iii. WILLIS F. MEYER, b. 04 May 1921, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 11 January 2002, Wayne, Nebraska; m. ROSALIE HOEMAN, 25 September 1947, Theophilus Evangelical Lutheran Church; Winside, Nebraska.
iv. DEAN MEYER, b. 27 January 1924, Wayne County, Nebraska; m. DOROTHY HELGREN, 25 September 1947; b. 13 March 1927, Wayne County, Nebraska.
iv. EMIL FRIEDRICH MEYER was born 16 March 1892 in Wayne County, Nebraska, and died 22 August 1977 in Wayne, Nebraska.  He married (1) AUGUSTE MARTHA STRUDTHOFF 03 February 1916 in Pender, Nebraska.  She was born 05 April 1894 in Thurston County, Nebraska, and died 11 May 1939 in Wayne, Nebraska.  He married (2) JOHANNA STRUDTHOFF 20 September 1940.  She was born 09 September 1891 in Thurston County, Nebraska, and died 03 February 1981 in Wayne, Nebraska.
Children of EMIL MEYER and AUGUSTE STRUDTHOFF are:
 i. WALLACE MEYER, b. 25 June 1916; d. 02 December 1989; m. ELTA NELSON, 29 August 1938; b. 24 January 1921.
 ii. MILO WILLIAM MEYER, b. 24 November 1918; m. BETTY ELIZABETH SCHMIDT, 18 June 1952; b. 02 February 1931.
 iii. NORMA MEYER, b. 14 September 1921; m. NORMAN KLUENDER, 03 March 1946; b. 19 July 1923; d. 26 December 1986.
 iv. LEON FREDRICK MEYER, b. 06 August 1923; m. MELVINA LUCILLE STEBLOW, 11 June 1952; b. 22 May 1930.
 v. VERNELDA J. MEYER, b. 09 September 1927, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 03 May 2000, Norfolk, Nebraska; m. VERNON LIENEMANN, 26 September 1954, Trinity Lutheran Church; Altona, Nebraska; b. 30 June 1924.
v.  EMMA JOHANNA MEYER was born 16 July 1896 in Wayne County, Nebraska, and died 23 June 1969.  She married OTTO MEIER 19 June 1924.  He was born 13 September 1889 in Perry County, Missouri, and died 21 July 1968.
Children of EMMA MEYER and OTTO MEIER are:
 i. WALTER MEIER, b. 29 June 1926, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 29 August 1996, Wayne, Nebraska.
 ii. LESTER O. MEIER, b. 10 May 1930, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 20 January 2002, Fremont, Nebraska; m. KAREN BRINKMAN, 05 July 1959.
 iii. HAROLD MEIER, b. 23 January 1934, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 15 December 1997, Wayne, Nebraska; m. MAXINE BRUDIGAN, 20 November 1959.
vi. ERNEST L. MEYER, b. 12 March 1898; d. 06 October 1957.
 
 

JOHANNA S. HENRIETTE MEYER was born 09 March 1854 in Seefeld, Oldenburg, Germany, and died 22 April 1934 in Nebraska.  She married JOHANN F. G. GRIMM 09 May 1879 in Absen, Germany.  He was born 02 October 1851 in Germany, and died 21 March 1910 in Nebraska.

Children of JOHANNA MEYER and JOHANN GRIMM are:
i. JOHN G. GRIMM was born 1880 in Germany, and died 1952.  He married EDITH NELSON.  She was born 1883, and died 1951.

Children of JOHN GRIMM and EDITH NELSON are:

 i. NELS GRIMM, b. 28 January 1904, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 14 August 1996, Wayne, Nebraska; m. CHRISTINA PEDERSEN, 03 December 1925, St. Paul's Lutheran Church (LaPorte); Wakefield, Nebraska.
 ii. LEROY JOHN GRIMM, b. 27 June 1908; d. 01 November 1969, Wayne, Nebraska; m. MELBA ESTELEEN THOMPSON, 29 June 1933, St. Paul's Lutheran Church (LaPorte); Wakefield, Nebraska; b. 12 October 1911, Wayne, Nebraska; d. 01 February 1988, Wayne, Nebraska.
 iii. JOHNNY F. GRIMM, b. 03 March 1912, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 29 November 1954.
 iv. DALE V. GRIMM, b. 31 December 1916; d. September 1981; m. MILDRED UNKNOWN; b. 1920.
ii. HENRIETTA CATHERINE GRIMM was born 26 December 1881 in Shwei, Germany, and died 04 April 1952 in Wayne, Nebraska.  She married OLE P. HURSTAD 21 December 1897.  He was born 27 September 1851 in Gjovik, Norway, and died 01 January 1926 in Wayne, Nebraska.
Children of HENRIETTA GRIMM and OLE HURSTAD are:
 i. JULIUS HURSTAD, b. 23 July 1898; d. July 1977; m. EDITH UNKNOWN; b. 03 March 1897; d. January 1976.
 ii. ALVIN E. HURSTAD, b. 21 October 1901; d. 23 January 1972; m. VIOLA M. UNKNOWN; b. 31 January 1905; d. 25 April 1977.
 iii. HENRIETTA M. HURSTAD, b. 04 August 1905, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 25 August 2002, Wayne, Nebraska.
 iv. MABEL J. HURSTAD, b. 21 July 1909, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 06 December 1979, Wayne, Nebraska.
iii. MARTHA GRIMM was born 31 March 1884 in Germany, and died 19 July 1981.  She married AUGUST KAY 05 December 1901 in Wayne County, Nebraska.  He was born 1879, and died 1956.
Children of MARTHA GRIMM and AUGUST KAY are:
 i. WILLIE C. KAY.
 ii. RUDOLPH F. KAY, b. 24 April 1904; d. December 1982; m. HILDA LONGE; b. 1910.
 iii. JOHN AUGUST KAY, b. 10 September 1907, Wayne, Nebraska; d. 04 June 1996, Wayne, Nebraska; m. PRUDENCE L. BUSH, 17 September 1930, Coleridge, Nebraska; b. 18 July 1910, Wayne, Nebraska; d. 16 September 1996, Wayne, Nebraska.
 iv. OTTO KAY, b. 23 February 1912; d. 13 June 1915.
iv. JOHANNE H. GRIMM was born 14 June 1888 in Germany, and died 29 June 1929 in Wayne County, Nebraska.  She married JOHN GEORGE MEYER 20 November 1914 in Wayne, Nebraska.  He was born 14 April 1884 in Oldenburg, Germany, and died 24 September 1959 in Norfolk, Nebraska.
Children of JOHANNE GRIMM and JOHN MEYER are:
 i. JOHN H. MEYER, b. 07 March 1915, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 10 October 2002, Davenport, Iowa; m. MARIAN DAVIS, 08 June 1939, Madison, Nebraska.
 ii. OTTO J. MEYER, b. 18 February 1919, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 06 May 1980, Rock Island, Illinois; m. GERALDINE REES, 12 July 1939, West Point, Nebraska; b. 04 September 1919, Pilger, Nebraska; d. 11 December 2000, Milan, Illinois.
 iii. LEONA MEYER, b. 1921; m. LYLE WADE, 21 December 1938, Trinity Church; Wayne, Nebraska; b. 25 June 1913, Pilger, Nebraska; d. 03 April 1987, Norfolk, Nebraska.
v.  FRIEDA GRIMM  was born 12 May 1892 in Seefeldt, Oldenburg, Germany, and died 13 November 1979 in Wayne, Nebraska.  She married CARL JURGEN SIEVERS 18 February 1914 in Salem Lutheran Church; Wayne, Nebraska, son of PETER SIEVERS and EMMA PEETZ.  He was born 14 October 1892 in Cedar Bluffs, Nebraska, and died 20 March 1980.
Children of FRIEDA GRIMM and CARL SIEVERS are:
 i. ALFRED SIEVERS, m. EILENE MESKE.
 ii. GERTRUDE (TRUDY) SIEVERS, m. GLEN HUMPHREY.
 iii. ERNST PETER JOHN SIEVERS, b. 24 September 1915, Nebraska; d. 16 September 1985, California.
 iv. EDITH SIEVERS, b. 01 July 1917; d. 20 December 1996; m. HARRY HELMICH.
 v. VERNE H. SIEVERS, b. 19 January 1923, Wayne County, Nebraska; d. 22 June 1997, Wayne, Nebraska; m. PAULINE L. MESKE, 31 December 1943, Theophlius Church; Winside, Nebraska; b. 23 February 1925.

Additonal descendents available upon request.
 
 

Last Updated:  November 21, 2002