Tuesday, August 03, 2004

Mini bio: Henry and Doris (Luneburg) Kolm

Brief biography of Carl Heinrich Christian "Henry" Kolm (1837-1909) and his wife Maria Dorothea Caroline "Doris" Luneburg (1842-1924). Their position in the family tree.

Carl Heinrich Christian "Henry" Kolm
Henry Kolm
Birth: August 13, 1837 in Warlow, Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Baptism: August 15, 1837 in Warlow, Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Parents: Carl Heinrich Emanuel "Charles" Kolm & Christine "Maria" Maack
Known residences:
--- about 1860 emigrated to America
--- 1863 in Middleton, Dane County, Wisconsin
--- 1870 in Middleton, Dane County, Wisconsin
--- 1879 in Schuyler, Colfax County, Nebraska
--- 1885 in Schuyler, Colfax County, Nebraska
--- 1900 in Grant Precinct, Colfax County, Nebraska
Occupation: carpenter & joiner; farmer

Death: April 21, 1909 in Schuyler; buried in Schuyler Cemetery, Colfax County, Nebraska

Maria Dorothea Caroline "Doris" Luneburg
Doris (Luneburg) Kolm
Birth: September 2, 1842 in Vellahn, Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Baptism: February 3, 1843 in Vellahn, Mecklenburg-Schwerin (Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany)
Parents: Carl Friedrich Wilhelm "William" Lüneburg & Anna Sophia Dorothea Klauck
Known residences:
-- about 1851 emigrated to America
-- 1860 in Middleton, Dane County, Wisconsin
-- 1862-1909 living with husband Henry
-- 1910 in Schuyler, Colfax County, Nebraska
-- 1920 in Middleton, Dane County, Wisconsin (with daughter Anna (Kolm) Orth)
Death: April 23, 1924 in Middleton, Wisconsin; buried in Schuyler Cemetery, Colfax County, Nebraska

Marriage and Children

Marriage: Henry Kolm and Doris Luneburg married June 23, 1862 in Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin.

-- Henry William Kolm born 1863, married Helena Becker
-- August Henry Frank Kolm born 1864
-- Sophia Kolm born between 1863 and 1870
-- Frank Henry Kolm born 1867, married Clara Nieman
-- Marie Frances "Mary" Kolm born 1869, married Sidney Tivey
-- Charles John Kolm born 1872, married Fredricka Muenster
-- Anna Wilhelmina Kolm born 1875, married John Henry Orth
-- Frederick W. Kolm born 1882, married Victoria Koziel
** William Louis Kolm born 1884, married Nellie Frida Bernitt
-- Mina Sophia Karlina "Lena" Kolm born 1886, married Henry Staack

Posts about Henry and Doris (Luneburg) Kolm
Henry Kolm and Doris Luneburg in Middleton, Wisconsin
1873 Middleton Township Plat Map
Luneburg and Kolm Move to Schuyler, Nebraska from Wisconsin
Colfax County Landscape
When did Henry Kolm come to America?
Did the Lüneburg family come to America in 1852?

Links Off-site
Obituary of Doris (Luneburg) Kolm
Schuyler Cemetery transcription including Henry and Doris (Luneburg) Kolm
1880 Census Transcription: Schuyler, Colfax Co., Nebraska p. 140C
Naturalizations in Colfax Co., Nebraska (includes Henry Kolm)

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At 7:20 PM, Blogger Connie Geraci said...

Hi, would love to be listed under your "Please let me know if you would like your link here". I can go further back in time on your Maack family & could help anyone interested in that section of the family. Thanks, Connie geraci - my grandmother was born a "Maack". My email is ConnieHG@Juno.com.

At 1:09 AM, Blogger Peggy K said...

Connie - you have been listed! I've actually added some more posts as well.


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