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Willems, Mathias
(Abt 1790-1830)
Maus, Maria Katharina
Mayer, Michael
Halfmann, Anna Maria
Willems, Johannes Gerhardt
Mayer, Klara
Willems, Adam


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Mueller, Catherine

Willems, Adam 1

  • Born: Sep 10, 1867, Russell, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA
  • Marriage: Mueller, Catherine on Jan 15, 1895 in Kiel, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA
  • Died: Oct 3, 1941, New Holstein, Calumet, Wisconsin, USA at age 74
  • Buried: Oct 6, 1941, Kiel, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA

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1900 US Census: New Holstein, Calumet County, Wisconsin Adam Williams 30 born September 1869, married 5 born Wisconsin Catherine 25 born November 1874, Wisconsin, had 2 children John 4 born October 1895; Clara 2 born March 1898; both in Wisconsin John, father 78 born June 1821 Germany, immigrated 1855 Clara, mother 70 born July 1829 Germany, had 10 children; 10 living

1910 US Census: New Holstein, Calumet Co., Wisconsin Adam Williams 40; Katy 35, John Joseph 14, Clara W 12, Margaretha K 9

1930 US Census: New Holstein, Calumet Co., Wisconsin Adam Williams 62; Katie 55, John Williams son, 33; Leona, daughter-in-law 23

Sheboygan Press Saturday October 4, 1941 Kiel: Adam Willems, 74, died at 2:30 a.m., Friday, at his farm home in the town of New Holstein after being ill for two years. He was born September 10, 1867, in the town of Russell, and he and his family had resided at the present residence for the past 60 years. On January 15, 1895, he married Katherine Mueller of this city. Survivors include the widow, two daughters, Mrs. Joseph (Clara) Braun of Sheboygan, and Mrs. Philip (Margaret) Liebe, Plymouth, a son, John J. Willems, at home, and two grandchildren, Robert Willems and Kathleen Braun. The deceased was a member of the Catholic Knights of SS Peter and Paul church. Members of that organization will attend services in a body. Services will be held Monday at 9:30 a.m. at the Meiselwitz Funeral home, and at 10 o'clock at the church. The Rev. F. X. Kheil will officiate, and burial will be in the church cemetery.

Sheboygan Press, Thursday July 10, 1952 Mrs. Katie Willems, 77, town of New Holstein, passed away at St. Nicholas Hospital Wednesday morning following a short illness. Nee Mueller, she was born Nov. 17, 1874, in Kiel, the daughter of the late John and Margaret Mueller. As a child she moved to St. Ann with her parents. On Jan. 13, 1895, she was married to Adam Willems and the couple settled on the family homestead in the town of New Holstein. She was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church at Kiel, the Christian Mothers Society and the Catholic Knights of Wisconsin. Survivors include: two daughters, Mrs. Joseph (Clara) Braun of Sheboygan and Mrs. Phillip (Margaret) Liebe of Plymouth; one son, John, on the homestead farm; two grandchildren; one sister, Mrs Peter Kirsh of Milwaukee; and one brother, Anthony, of Kiel. Funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, at the Meiselwitz Funeral Home, Kiel, and at 10 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. The Rev. James Roeske will be celebrant of the requiem high mass and burial will be made in the church cemetery. The body will lie in state after 7 p.m., today, until the hour of services. At 7:30 p.m., Friday, members of the Christian Mothers Society and the Catholic Knights will pray the rosary at a vigil to be held at the church. Sheboygan Press, Thurs. July 10, 1952, p. 14, c. 3 ********* Funeral services for Mrs. Katie Willems, 77, a resident of the town of New Holstein, who died Wednesday at St. Nicholas Hospital, were held Saturday at Kiel. The Rev. James Roeske was the celebrant of the 10 a.m. requiem mass at Ss. Peter and Paul Church following brief rites at 9:30 a.m. at the Meiselwitz Funeral Home. The mass was sung by the parish choir with Mrs. Henry Meyer at the organ. Interment was made in the family lot in the parish cemetery. Pallbearers were Edward Bahrs, George and Raymond Mueller, David Schmidt, Raymond Stahl and Joseph Williams. Members of the Christian Mothers Society of Ss. Peter and Paul Church recited the rosary at the church at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The Catholic Knights of Wisconsin held a vigil at the funeral home at 8:30 p.m. Sheboygan Press, Wed. July 16, 1952, p. 18, c. 6

bullet  Death Notes:

At Home After Being Ill For 2 Years

bullet  Burial Notes:

Tombstone Has Adam Willems On It


Adam married Catherine Mueller on Jan 15, 1895 in Kiel, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA. (Catherine Mueller was born on Nov 17, 1874 in Kiel, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA, died on Jul 9, 1952 in Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA and was buried in 1952 in Kiel, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, USA.)



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