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  1. Maria GROETKEN: Birth: Abt 1850 in , , Iowa, USA.

  2. Theodore GROETKEN: Birth: 1852 in , , Iowa, USA.

  3. Henry Herman GROETKEN: Birth: Abt 1856 in , Jackson Co., Iowa, USA. Death: Bef 1925


Sources
1. Page:   Theodore Groetken
2. Page:   Theodore Grothkin[sic] or Grothnia
3. Page:   1816, Hanover, GER
4. Page:   abt 1811, Hanover
5. Page:   "... at the St. Francis home in Dubuque, IA."
6. Page:   Pg 17/134, Dw: 124, Fam: 116
7. Title:   Groetken, Gretchen, etc. family posts per CRexroatShelton
 Jackson Co., Iowa Marriage License Index 1848-1880
 1870 Federal Census Images for Tete Des Morts Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa

Page:   1870 Tete des Morts Twp., Jackson Co., IA census
Author:   CRexroatShelton
Publication:   http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1/mb.ashx
Text:   �Cb�DBoard: �C/b�DMessage Boards > Localities > North America > United States > States > Iowa > Counties > Jackson �Cb�DURL: �C/b�Dhttp://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1/mb.ashx �Cb�DSubject: �C/b�DRe: gretchen, groetken, koester, kaiser, seiverding, overburg �Cb�DAuthor: �C/b�DCRexroatShelton �Cb�DDate: �C/b�DWednesday, March 25, 2009 �Cb�DClassification: �C/b�DQuery �Cb�DSurnames: �C/b�D My relative is Theodore Groetken (b. 1816 Hanover, Germany sp. Maria). Their children are Maria, b. 1850, Theodore, b. 1852 and Henry Herman b. 1856 all in Iowa. I see this family in the 1870 Federal Census in Tete Des Morts Township on page 17. Also in this census on page 5 there is a Herman married to Catherine. Henry Herman Groetken (son of Theodore and Maria) married Mary E. Kamp (b. Jul 1861 in Minnesota). They were married 24, Nov 1885 in Plymouth County, Iowa. Do you know if Herman Bernard and Theodore were brothers? �Cb�DBoard: �C/b�DMessage Boards > Localities > North America > United States > States > Iowa > Counties > Jackson �Cb�DURL: �C/b�Dhttp://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1.1.1/mb.ashx �Cb�DSubject: �C/b�DRe: gretchen, groetken, koester, kaiser, seiverding, overburg �Cb�DAuthor: �C/b�DCRexroatShelton �Cb�DDate: �C/b�DTuesday, May 19, 2009 �Cb�DClassification: �C/b�DQuery �Cb�DSurnames: �C/b�De: gretchen, groetken, koester, kaiser, seiverding, overburg Sorry for delay. I'm trying to figure this out. There is a connection. Theodore Groetken (my great-grandfather) died at the St. Francis home in Dubuque, IA. I have an undated obit that states: "Sister M. Groetken Taught 49 Years in Iowa Schools. Sister Mary Groetken, a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Dubuque, Iowa for 55 years died at Xavier Hospital Saturday, Oct. 13......Sister Mary Groetken, daughter of Henry and Mary Kamp Groetken, was born in LeMars, Iowa February 2, 1899." ............... The article goes on to state that: "Cousins in the Dubuque Franciscans are Sisters Cecllia Groetken and Ella Groetken." Please let me know if you have any research ideas. Thanks.
 Index of the original handwritten entries in record book, 1848-1865, photocopy at Jackson Co. Gene. Library. �Cb�DPlease note:�C/b�D These are dates of marriage Licenses issued in Jackson Co., Iowa, not neccessarily marriage dates. Marriages could, and did, take place in other counties, even with a Jackson County license.
Note:   Taken 22 Aug 1870.
Addresscity:   Maquoketa
Address:   Lu's files Maquoketa, IA 52060
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
Givenname:   Lu's files
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
Addressstate:   IA
AddresspostalCode:   52060
Name:   Lu's files
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
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RepositoryId:   R4
 R63
 R163
Addressname:   Lu's files
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
Link:   http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1/mb.ashx
Link:   http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1.1.1/mb.ashx
8. Page:   8 July 1849, Jackson Co., IA
9. Page:   bef 1850, birth of first child
10. Page:   bef 1850, birth of daughter, Maria
11. Page:   Pg 594, by T.P. McConnack, JP
12. Page:   Maria [unknown]
13. Page:   Maria Groetken
14. Page:   Theodore Groetken [Sr.]
15. Title:   Groetken, Gretchen, etc. family posts per CRexroatShelton
 Jackson Co., Iowa Marriage License Index 1848-1880
 1870 Federal Census Images for Tete Des Morts Twp., Jackson Co., Iowa

Page:   Maria Groetken
Author:   CRexroatShelton
Publication:   http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1/mb.ashx
Text:   �Cb�DBoard: �C/b�DMessage Boards > Localities > North America > United States > States > Iowa > Counties > Jackson �Cb�DURL: �C/b�Dhttp://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1/mb.ashx �Cb�DSubject: �C/b�DRe: gretchen, groetken, koester, kaiser, seiverding, overburg �Cb�DAuthor: �C/b�DCRexroatShelton �Cb�DDate: �C/b�DWednesday, March 25, 2009 �Cb�DClassification: �C/b�DQuery �Cb�DSurnames: �C/b�D My relative is Theodore Groetken (b. 1816 Hanover, Germany sp. Maria). Their children are Maria, b. 1850, Theodore, b. 1852 and Henry Herman b. 1856 all in Iowa. I see this family in the 1870 Federal Census in Tete Des Morts Township on page 17. Also in this census on page 5 there is a Herman married to Catherine. Henry Herman Groetken (son of Theodore and Maria) married Mary E. Kamp (b. Jul 1861 in Minnesota). They were married 24, Nov 1885 in Plymouth County, Iowa. Do you know if Herman Bernard and Theodore were brothers? �Cb�DBoard: �C/b�DMessage Boards > Localities > North America > United States > States > Iowa > Counties > Jackson �Cb�DURL: �C/b�Dhttp://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1.1.1/mb.ashx �Cb�DSubject: �C/b�DRe: gretchen, groetken, koester, kaiser, seiverding, overburg �Cb�DAuthor: �C/b�DCRexroatShelton �Cb�DDate: �C/b�DTuesday, May 19, 2009 �Cb�DClassification: �C/b�DQuery �Cb�DSurnames: �C/b�De: gretchen, groetken, koester, kaiser, seiverding, overburg Sorry for delay. I'm trying to figure this out. There is a connection. Theodore Groetken (my great-grandfather) died at the St. Francis home in Dubuque, IA. I have an undated obit that states: "Sister M. Groetken Taught 49 Years in Iowa Schools. Sister Mary Groetken, a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of Dubuque, Iowa for 55 years died at Xavier Hospital Saturday, Oct. 13......Sister Mary Groetken, daughter of Henry and Mary Kamp Groetken, was born in LeMars, Iowa February 2, 1899." ............... The article goes on to state that: "Cousins in the Dubuque Franciscans are Sisters Cecllia Groetken and Ella Groetken." Please let me know if you have any research ideas. Thanks.
 Index of the original handwritten entries in record book, 1848-1865, photocopy at Jackson Co. Gene. Library. �Cb�DPlease note:�C/b�D These are dates of marriage Licenses issued in Jackson Co., Iowa, not neccessarily marriage dates. Marriages could, and did, take place in other counties, even with a Jackson County license.
Note:   Taken 22 Aug 1870.
Addresscity:   Maquoketa
Address:   Lu's files Maquoketa, IA 52060
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
Givenname:   Lu's files
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
Addressstate:   IA
AddresspostalCode:   52060
Name:   Lu's files
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
RepositoryId:   R4
 R63
 R163
Addressname:   Lu's files
 Campbells of Southwest Virginia
 Ancestry.com
Link:   http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1/mb.ashx
Link:   http://boards.rootsweb.com/localities.northam.usa.states.iowa.counties.jackson/2682.1.1.1.1/mb.ashx



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