Widows in Norfolk, NE. 1913–1914

1913–1914 Keiter Directory Co.’s

Norfolk City & Madison County, Nebraska Directory

The following are extractions for those listed as a widow in this book. Wid is abbreviation for widow. The husband name follows. Then in some places it listed occupation, her residence, address of or name of person she was living with at that time.

In addition to the widows listed below. The death dates of some of the individuals are also listed below.

The publisher of the book also wrote about spellings of surnames. Here are the ones they wrote that may have a different spelling: Clevitter, see Klavitter; Deering see also Duehring; Duehring, see also Deering; Harrington, see also Herrington; Herrington, see also Harrington; Jung, see also Young; Liese, see Lease; Miller, see also Moeller and Mueller; Mueller, see also Miller and Moeller; Olson, see also Ohlson; Reardon, see Riordan; Reuss, see also Rice; Rice, see also Reuss; Schaefer, see Shafer and Shaffer; Schmidt, see also Smith; Schneider, see also Snider and Snyder; Snider, see also Schneider.

  • Widows and Deaths in Norfolk, Nebraska

Anderson, Fredericka, (wid Aaron C.), residence 514 Hastings Ave.

Anderson, Minnie, (wid Julius), boards at 401 S. 2nd.

Apfel, Mary, (wid Charles), residence south side Grove 2 house east of 4th.

Asmus, Louise, (wid Charles), residence 434 S. 5th.

Barney, Louise, (wid George L.), boards at 1216 Koenigstein Ave.

Barrett, Mary D., (wid Burt W.), residence 401 S. 8th.

Barritt, Sarah E., (wid Lawler), residence 1104 Blaine.

Beal, Mary, (wid Sparks R.), boards at 434 S. 4th.

Beemer, Levi S., Died March 17, 1912, Age 78.

Beemer, Mary C., (wid Levi S.), residence 210 Braasch Ave.

Benish, Anna, (wid Carl), boards at 214 S. 9th.

Benson, Matilda, (wid James A.), boards at 610 S. 9th.

Best, Viola, (wid John W.), residence 700 S. 1st.

Black, Ella, (wid Adam), boards at H. J. Rohwedder.

Bleakney, Jeanette A., (wid George W.), boards at 1103 Madison Ave.

Bley, Susannah, (wid August), residence 700 S. 7th.

Boeck, Bertha L., (wid John F.), boards at 50 Madison Ave.

Bondurant, Mathilda, (wid John), boards at 1200 S. 4th.

Brandenburg, Wilhelmina, (wid August), boards at August Brandenburg.

Brandenburg, Wilhelmina, (wid August, Jr.), boards at August Brandenburg.

Briggs, Myra, (wid Robert), residence 1103 Park Ave.

Brown, Sarah J., (wid John H.), residence 1100 Cleveland.

Burton, Etta, (wid Joseph), residence 112 S. 13th.

Burton, Joseph, Died Dec. 27, 1911, Age 59.

Cantwell, Mary, (wid Thomas C.), residence 202 N. 8th.

Cantwell, Thomas C., Died April 15, 1911, Age 57.

Carberry, Margaret, (wid Patrick H.), residence 300 S. 12th.

Carrabine, Elizabeth, (wid Thomas), residence 609 S. 10th.

Chapman, Annie, (wid Amasa E.), boards at 312 S. 5th.

Chesney, Margaret, (wid David), residence 106 N. 8th.

Chester, Evelyn, (wid Uriah), boards at 910 Madison Ave.

Clark, Henry C., Died June 18, 1912, Age 56

Clark, Nora, (wid Henry C.), residence 707 S. 3rd.

Creamer, Delia, (wid John), boards at 715 Norfolk Ave.

Crew, Lissie E., (wid Arthur), music teacher, 1216 Taylor Ave, residence same.

Davenport, Mary E., (wid George), residence 109 N. 9th.

Davidson, Ella M., (wid Charles W.), dressmaker, 305 S. 11th, residence same.

Davis, Dora M., (wid Nelson J.), boards at 505 S. 8th.

Davis, Ellen, (wid Samuel), boards at 717 S. 1st.

Dean, Minerva, (wid George W.), residence 1103 Madison Ave.

Degner, Julius, Died Nov 4, 1911, Age 77.

Degner, Wilhelmina, (wid Julius), boards at 418 S. 5th.

Delahoyde, Amanda E., (wid Wm. H.), residence 421 S. 3rd.

Demmon, Anah M. C., (wid George H.), boards at 605 S. 9th.

Desmond, Elsie, (wid Daniel), residence 910 Nebraska Ave.

Dick, Martha, (wid Jonas S.), residence 707 S. 4th.

Donnar, Albertina, (wid Wm.), residence 609 S. 5th.

Doughty, Mary J., (wid Harrison), boards at 604 S. 9th.

Duehring, Wilhelmina, (wid August), boards at 37 Madison Ave.

Eberly, George T., Died Jan. 31, 1911, Age 73.

Eberly, Lydia, (wid George T.), residence 1 block north of E. Norfolk ave. [Park Add.].

Eccles, Martha V., (wid Robert J.), residence 1000 Cleveland.

Eccles, Robert J., Died April 4, 1912, Age 49.

Endres, Bertha, (wid Michael), residence 611 S. 10th.

Everett, Mary J., (wid Robert), residence 424 S. 3rd.

Ferguson, Emma J., (wid Thomas), rooming house 1208 S. 1st, residence same.

Fix, Geeske, (wid Joseph), residence 215 N. 7th.

Forrest, Laura, (wid John), residence 204 S. 8th.

Foster, Marilla, (wid George W.), boards at 214 S. 12th.

Fowler, Mary J., (wid Wm. A.), residence 75 Philip Ave.

Fry, Barbara, (wid Andrew), boards at 1006 Blaine.

Gaylord, Irene, (wid L. Marion), residence 403 Philip Ave.

Gildea, Nellie, (wid John), residence 419 S. 5th.

Gillette, Elizabeth, (wid Nathaniel N.), residence 309 Philip Ave.

Goodell, Rose T., (wid George), boards at 412 S. 4th.

Groom, Hattie, (wid Alfred E.), residence 1005 Philip Ave.

Haase, Augusta, (wid Ferdinand), boards at 205 S. 10th.

Haase, Lizzie, (wid August), residence north side 8th 2 south of Victoria Ave.

Hagey, Wm. H. H., Dr., Died Oct. 8, 1911, Age 70.

Hancock, Alice, (wid Samuel W.), housekeeper, 406 S. 8th.

Hastings, Mary A., (wid Oliver P.), boards at 1211 Nebraska Ave.

Heckmann, Carolina (wid Gottlieb), boards at 720 S. 1st.

Heitzman, Belinda, (wid Samuel F.), residence 813 S. 8th.

Hewins, Adelia A. (wid Sheldon E.), residence 305 S. 12th.

Hicks, Ottillia, (wid Wm.), dressmaker 408 Park Ave., residence same.

Hills, Clara M., (wid George W.), residence 311 S. 12th

Hull, Annie E., (wid Philip W.), residence 434 S 3rd.

Huntsberger, Meta A., (wid John W.), residence 303 N. 11th.

Hurford, I. Mae, (wid Louie C.), boards at 1308 Norfolk Ave.

Illgen, Charlotte, (wid Charles), proprietor Atlantic Hotel, 111 S. 6th.

Jansen, Herman, Died Feb. 14, 1912, Age 72.

Jansen, Julia, (wid Herman), residence 312 S. 11th.

Johnson, Julia, (wid Herman), residence 312 S. 11th.

Johnson, Margaret M., (wid A. J.), boards at 1101 Koenigstein Ave.

Kampman, Annie, (wid Conrad R.), restaurant 1211 Cleveland, residence 1224 S. 1st.

Kampman, Conrad R., Died Oct. 14, 1911, Age 45.

Kanzler, Katherine, (wid Fred), residence 715 S. 4th.

Kayl, Ricka, (wid John), residence 600 S. 4th.

Kendall, Mary E., (wid Arthur B.), boards at 210 3d ave. {Ed. Note: is this 3rd ave or

3rd street and then north or south 3rd street?}

Kenerson, Mary, (wid Charles), residence 1212 S. 1st.

Kiepke, Lena, (wid Carl), residence 310 S. 12th.

Kierstead, Susan, (wid George), boards at 601 S. 8th.

King, Ada, (wid Alonzo), helper Oxnard Hotel, boards at 207 S. 10th.

Klentz, Christina, (wid Carl), residence 605 S. 4th.

Knohl, Lena, (wid Vincent), residence 410 Lincoln Ave.

Kummetz, Katherine, (wid Christian), boarding house 126 S. 5th.

LaFarge, Clara E., (wid George W.), clerk Fair Store, boards 1100 Prospect Ave.

Lamb, Julia, (wid Silas), boards 1108 Taylor Ave.

Law, Wm. H., Died June 15, 1911, Age 79.

Lenz, Bertha, (wid August), residence 700 S. 3rd.

Leu, Bertha, (wid Ferdinand), residence Cottonwood St. [Park addition].

Lidtka, Fredericka, (wid Frederick), boards at W. F. Ahlman.

Light, Joseph A., Died April 4, 1911, Age 57.

Loucks, Eda V., (wid Robert), boards at 601 S. 10th.

Lunbeck, Margaret, (wid Lemuel S.), boards at 508 S. 9th.

McCarthy, Elizabeth, (wid Justin), residence 500 S. 14th.

McCaslin, Ora, (wid Cyrus S.), residence 1105 Hayes Ave.

McChestney, Margaret, (wid David), residence 106 N. 8th.

McGhan, Mary A., (wid James F.), residence 1202 Madison.

McGrane, John F., Died march 9, 1912, Age 40.

McGrane, Vina M., (wid John F.), residence 1109 Cleveland

McMillan, Martha A., (wid Jesse), residence 207 N. 9th.

McNeely, Wilhelmina, Mrs., Died May 27, 1912, Age 52.

Maass, Amelia, (wid Wm.), boards at 705 S. 4th.

Maass, Wm., Died April 9, 1911, Age 75.

Machmueller, August C., Died Jan 25, 1912, age 51.

Machmueller, Minnie, (wid August C.), residence 1102 Blaine.

Madsen, Anna M., (wid Christian), boards at 410 Madison Ave.

Maher, Ella, (wid Timothy F.), boards at 401 S. 8th.

Mallory, Mary, (wid Charles), boards at M. C. Jewett.

Mapes, Lucinda D., (wid Wm. E.), boards at 515 N. 10th.

Masters, Sarah, (wid Samuel), boards at 402 S. 4th.

Mather, Lucy, (wid Samuel), residence 104 S. 1st.

Mathewson, Mary G., (wid Joseph), boards at 1102 Norfolk Ave.

Meister, Anna, (wid George T.), residence 407 N. 11th.

Meister, George T., Died Jne 21, 1912, Age 45.

Mills, Mary C., (wid Harvey), boards at 400 S. 6th.

Mittlestadt, Emelia, (wid Julius), boards at 201 N. 12th.

Moldenhauer, Amelia, (wid August W.), residence 116 Norfolk Ave.

Montague, Mary, (wid John), boards at 507 S. 9th.

Napier, Pearl M., (wid Robert), clerk S. K. Brown, boards at 408 S. 10th.

Nenow, Mary, (wid August), residence 416 S. 6th.

Nethaway, Louise L. (wid Ezer), residence 401 S. 3rd.

Nichols, Sarah B., (wid Joseph), boards at 800 S. 4th.

O’Brien, Mary, (wid Michael), residence 504 S. 7th.

O’Brien, Michael, Died Aug. 13, 1911, Age 74.

O’Donnell, Catherine E., (wid James), boards at 1307 Norfolk Ave.

Osborn, Mary H., (wid Albert), residence 206 S. 6th.

Page, Cordelia, (wid Zeno D.), residence 408 S. 10th.

Pahn, Louise, (wid Martin), residence 409 S. 11th.

Parker, Flora, (wid George C.), residence South 1st beyond city limits.

Parker, Olive G., (wid Wm. T.), residence 1101 S. 1st.

Pilant, Christina, (wid Joseph; Pilant & Kingsley), residence Pacific Hotel. {Ed. Note: Pilant & Kingsley, (Mrs. Christina Pilant, Welch A. Kingsley), Proprietors Pacific Hotel 5th southwest corner Norfolk Ave

Powers, Elvira, (wid Isaac), boards at 200 N. 9th.

Rader, Lizzie, (wid Albert E.), residence 307 S. 12th.

Rainbolt, N. A., Died Feb. 21, 1912, Age 70.

Recroft, Jane, (wid Thomas), boards at 510 S. 7th.

Reeson, Martha K., (wid Samuel), residence 207 S. 5th.

Reuss, Letie, (wid Joseph), boards at 304 S. 9th.

Revolon, Helen M., (wid Gus), furnished rooms 0233 Norfolk Ave., residence same.

Robertson, Anna G., (wid Wm. M.), residence 301 S 4th.

Rock, Anna, (wid Reuben A.), residence 512 S. 1st.

Roeske, Anna, (wid Charles), residence 603 S. 4th.

Rojahn, Anna, (wid Fred), residence 208 Madison Ave.

Romine, Helen, (wid James), residence 310 Braasch Ave.

Rozalez, Katherine, (wid Juan), boarding house 300 Philip Ave., residence same.

Rudat, Augusta, Mrs., Died Jan. 21, 1912, Age 54.

Salmon, Mary J., (wid Wm. H.), residence 301 S 3rd.

Sanders, Mary, (wid John), boards at 305 N. 11th.

Satterlee, Ann, (wid George), boards at R. W. E. Boyd.

Schelly, Regula, (wid Frederick), residence 109 N. 7th.

Schmer, Elizabeth, (wid Philip), residence 400 S. 14th.

Schmidt, Henrietta, (wid Carl), housekeeper 208 S. 5th.

Schmode, Augusta, (wid Carl), boards at 201 N. 12th.

Schram, Charles, Died July 2, 1911, Age 60.

Schram, Minnie, (wid Charles), residence 506 S. 3rd.

Schultz, Wilhelmina, (wid Carl), boards at 501 S. 4th.

Schwartz, Albertine, (wid Wm.), boards at 201 S. 1st.

Schwertfeger, Emila, (wid Ernest R.), residence 120 Norfolk Ave.

Searle, Ida M., (wid Wheeler J.), boards at 210 S. 12th.

Selling, Augusta, (wid Wm.), residence 402 S. 1st.

Shapley, Jennie L., (wid Carl), boarding house 420 S. 5th, residence same.

Shaw, Clarence F., Died March 21, 1912, Age 42.

Shaw, Frances E., (wid David), boards at 600 S. 1st.

Shaw, Grace A., (wid Clarence F.), residence 613 S. 8th.

Shorten, Eliza, (wid James), residence 421 S. 3rd.

Show, Levi, Died June 15, 1911, Age 89.

Shurtz, John S., Died May 12, 1912, Age 83.

Siecke, Charles L., Died Jan. 7, 1911, Age 73.

Siecke, Dora M., (wid Charles L.), residence 407 Lincoln Ave.

Smith, Dora E., (wid Eli), boards at 608 S. 9th.

Smith, Lucretia, (wid John L.), boards at G. D. Smith.

Southwick, Ina R., (wid Bert), dressmaker 311 park Ave., residence same.

Spaulding, Mary E., (wid Henry L.), residence 304 S. 9th.

Spencer, Martha, (wid Wm. B.), boards at 405 S. 5th.

Stamm, Emma J., (wid Wm. E.), housekeeper 811 Cleveland.

Stegelman, Elizabeth, (wid Adolph), residence 313 S. 10th.

Stein, Augusta M., (wid Albert T.), residence 402 Park Ave.

Stolzenburg, Charlotte, (wid Frederick), residence 106 N. 10th.

Tappert, Emma, (wid Otto F.), residence 607 S. 10th.

Taylor, Lida, (wid Edgar B.), residence 1119 S. 4th.

Teal, Mary, (wid Andrew), residence 615 S. 4th.

Thompson, Anna, (wid Charles), residence 704 S. 3rd.

Trennapohl, Fannie, (wid Fred), domestic 1102 Koenigstein Ave.

Trowbridge, Jennie, (wid Frank), boards at 200 S. 10th.

Truelove, Maria, (wid Wm.), furnished rooms 101 Norfolk Ave., residence same.

Tubbs, Maude, (wid Charles), clerk Fair Store, boards at 112 S. 13th.

Uecker, Martha, (wid Gustav), residence 1103 Philip Ave.

Uecker, Minnie, (wid Theodore), residence Park Addition.

Van Every, Almira C., (wid Peter McK), boards at 1006 Prospect Ave.

Walters, Mary, (wid Frederick G.), boards at 601 S. 8th.

Warnstedt, Emma, (wid Theodore C. A.), residence 418 S. 3rd.

Warnstedt, Theodore C. A., Died July 18, 1911, Age 48.

Warrick, Harriet E., (wid James), boards at 907 Norfolk Ave.

Weekes, Anna, (wid James), boards at 1307 Norfolk Ave.

Weills, Helen, (wid Rev. John C. S.), boards at 700 S. 9th.

Weills, John C. S., Rev., Died June 30, 1912, Age 65.

Werner, Louise, (wid Fred), boards at 414 S. 5th.

Westervelt, Amelia A., (wid Ira G.), residence 400 S. 6th.

Widaman, Wm. H., Died June 18, 1912, Age 72.

Wille, Bertha, (wid Frederick), residence east side 7th 3 north of Elm.

Witters, Olga F., (wid Fred L.), residence 429 S. 5th.

Zastrow, Amelia, (wid Wm.), residence 417 S. 4th.

Zastrow, Wm., Died May 16, 1911, Age 70.