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Wisconsin Gold Star List – Dunn County

Army Amundson, Albert Christ, 20, Menomonie ; pvt Icl 28inf ; Cantigny, Soissons, St. Mihiel, Argonne, Marne, Meuse-Argonne, defsec; dw Oct 5, ’18. Anderson, Oscar A., 23, Elk Mound; corp 47inf; Aisne-Marne, defsec ; kia Jy 31,’18. Baker, Edward Orien, 25, Wheeler; pvt MD, Camp Zachary Taylor, Ky.; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 14,’18. Baldridge, Philip S., Colfax; pvt 1cl 59inf; Allied offnsve, 2Marne, Aisne-Marne, defsec; kia Jy 19, ’18. Bauer, Thomas, 28, Durand ; pvt 8prvnltngco VTS, Camp Hill, Va. ; overseas; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18. Branshaw, Raymond Leo, 24, Weston ; WNG ; pvt 28inf ; Cantigny ; kia May 28, ’18. Chase, John C., 26, Menomonie ; pvt 354inf ; Verdun ; dw Nov 8, ’18. Clark, Benjamin E., 22, Menomonie; pvt 123aersupsq; overseas; dd (pneu) Apr, ’18. Cowing, Lavern, 22, Menomonie; pvt aersq; d (gun wound, selfinflicted) June 27, ’18. Dragseth, Helmer Nestor, 26, Menomonie; pvt 344inf ; overseas; d as result of bomb explosion (accident) Nov 20,’18. Fodness, Theodore, 24, Menomonie; pvt 344inf; overseas; dd (pneu) Nov 3, ’18. Fruvog, Herman C., 22, Colfax; pvt 344inf; Ypres, Lys, defsec; kia Nov 10, ’18. Gasteyer, John P., 30, m, Eau Galle; pvt casdet, Camp Nichols; dd (pneu) Nov 6,’18. Giesse, Milton G., 27, m, Menomonie; pvt 1cl MD, Old South Division High School tngdet, Chicago; U. S.; dd (influ) Sept 30, ’18. Hageseth, Otto J., 30, Menomonie; pvt 136mgbn ; Belgium see; dd (pneu) Oct 26,’18. Harmon, Lloyd I., Boyceville; pvt 16inf ; dw Jy 20, ’18. Harris, Stanley Russell, 21, Boyceville; WNG; pvt 28inf; kia Jy 19, ’18. Henrizi, Fred C., 30, Menomonie...

Biography of Judge E. F. Howcroft

JUDGE E. F. HOWCROFT. Not without justice, Judge E. F. Howcroft is conceded to hold an enviable position among the prominent and successful men of Christian County, for he has not only rendered it valuable service as a reliable public official, but as an industrious farmer and law-abiding citizen. He is a native of the Old Bay State, born at Fall River, November 18, 1838, to the marriage of David and Ruth (Bindley) Howcroft, and like other British-American citizens, has done good stalwart work in the cultivation and development of this section. His father, David Howcroft, who for many years was a seaman on a whaling vessel, was born in England and came to this country with his father, John Howcroft, who settled in Massachusetts. After growing to mature years, the father of our subject moved to Dover, N. H., and there lived for many years. He was a Republican in politics. Mrs. Howcroft died in 1838, when our subject was only six months old. The latter was the younger of two children. Sarah, the other child, is now residing in Massachusetts, the wife of Andrew Waldren. Until about sixteen years of age, our subject remained in his native State. He then went to Penobscot County, Me., where he remained until twenty-four years of age, and then returned to Massachusetts, where he remained until 1876. He married, in Maine, Miss Ann Hacking, a native of England, daughter of Robert and Mary (Taylor) Hacking. In 1876 Mr. Howcroft and family turned their faces toward the setting sun and first located in Dunn County, Wisconsin, where they remained for one year....

Kincade, Lloyd Harold – Obituary

La Grande, Oregon Lloyd Harold Kincade, 86, of La Grande, died May 12 at Evergreen Rehabilitation Center. Loveland Funeral Chapel and Crematory is handling arrangements. Lloyd was born May 15, 1921, to William and Grace Cormican Kincade in Menomonie, Wis. Those who knew him considered Lloyd a man of many talents. He served in North Africa and Italy during World War II. Following the war, he married Patricia Workinger. The couple had eight children. He loved the outdoors, especially the hills where he had his gold claims. He held many jobs throughout his life, working as a logger, airplane mechanic, log truck driver, log truck mechanic and welder. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Patricia; daughters, Valeria Maestas and her husband, Frank, Lynn Houston and her husband, Leo, Beverly Givens and her husband, Jim, Leslie Kincade and her special friend, Wade Debraal, and Jill Kincade; sons, Kevin Kincade and Beau Kincade and his wife, Darla; 19 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his 18-month-old son, Patrick Lloyd Kincade, in November 1952. La Grande Observer – Obituaries for the day of May 14, 2008 ____________________________________ Lloyd Kincade, 86, of La Grande, died May 12 at a local care center. A celebration of life potluck will run from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at Riverside Park. Loveland Funeral Chapel and Crematory is in charge of arrangements. La Grande Observer – Obituaries for the day of May 16,...

Olin, Nettie Jane Staples – Obituary

Nettie Staples Olin, 93, a former Wenatchee and Entiat resident, died in Clarkston on Friday [January 5, 1979]. Mrs. Olin was born in Colfax, Wis., on October 9, 1885. She married John Boyd Olin on June 10, 1903, there. In the fall of 1904, the family came to Wenatchee. In January 1927, they moved to Entiat where they operated a fruit orchard. Mr. Olin preceded her in death September 28, 1945. In July 1973, Mrs. Olin moved to Clarkston. She attended the Friend’s Church at Entiat, was a 40 year member and past noble grand of Reliance Rebekah Lodge, Entiat. Surviving are a son, L. Earl, Renton; two daughters, Mrs. Roy E. (Mae) Loeffelbein, Clarkston, and Mrs. Albert (Edna) Haase, Walla Walla; 14 grandchildren, 38 great grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren. A daughter, Mrs. Ida Hansen, and a son, John S. Olin, preceded her in death. [Interment in Wenatchee Cemetery] Contributed by: Shelli...

Dunn County, Wisconsin Cemetery Records

Wisconsin Cemetery records are listed by county then name of cemetery within the Wisconsin county. Most of these are complete indices at the time of transcription, however, in some cases we list the listing when it is only a partial listing. Dunn County, Wisconsin Cemetery Records Hosted at Dunn County USGenWeb Archives Project New Haven Township Cemetery Hosted at Dunn County, Wisconsin WIGenWeb Tiffany Cemetery List in pdf format Tiffany Cemetery plat, old cemetery Tiffany Cemetery plat, new addition Hosted at USGenWeb Archives Project, Tombstone Photograph Pages Pine Cemetery...

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