Harman Soppe (English)

Descendants of Harman Soppe



First Generation



1. Harman Soppe was born in 1803 in Hannover (DE), died on 1 Jun 1870 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 67, and was buried in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Harman married Catherine Calker. Catherine was born in Hannover (DE) and died in 1858 in Hannover (DE).

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 M    i. Henry Herman Soppe was born on 15 Aug 1833 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE) and died on 28 Nov 1907 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 74.

+ 3 M    ii. Bernard Soppe was born on 27 Sep 1835 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE), died on 31 May 1911 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried on 3 Jun 1911 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 4 M    iii. Herman Soppe was born on 11 May 1838 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE), died on 26 Sep 1912 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 74, and was buried on 29 Sep 1912 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

+ 5 F    iv. Maria Gertrude Soppe was born in 1842 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE) and died on 10 Jan 1866 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 24.

+ 6 M    v. John Henry Soppe was born on 27 Jul 1844 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE) and died on 9 Apr 1916 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 71.



Second Generation (Children)


2. Henry Herman Soppe (Harman1) was born on 15 Aug 1833 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE) and died on 28 Nov 1907 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 74.

Henry married Mary Catherine Ostdiek on 23 Nov 1869 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Mary was born on 10 Sep 1849 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 2 Jul 1926 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 76, and was buried on 5 Jul 1926 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 7 M    i. Ferdinand Soppe was born in Sep 1870 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died on 6 Jul 1933 in Winner, Tripp Co, South Dakota, US at age 62.

   8 F    ii. Katherine Soppe was born in 1872 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died in 1965 at age 93, and was buried in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

   9 M    iii. Harman Soppe was born on 13 Apr 1874 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 20 Jul 1874 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, and was buried in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   10 M    iv. Heinrich Soppe was born on 14 Mar 1875 in Lee, IA and died on 15 Mar 1875 in Lee, IA.

   11 M    v. Gerhard Paul Soppe was born on 20 Sep 1879 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died in 1939 at age 60, and was buried in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

+ 12 M    vi. John Thomas Soppe was born on 25 Feb 1881 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

+ 13 F    vii. Helena Gertrude Soppe was born in Nov 1883 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died in Sep 1925 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 41.

+ 14 M    viii. George Soppe was born on 10 Mar 1887 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US, died on 20 Jan 1963 at age 75, and was buried in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

3. Bernard Soppe (Harman1) was born on 27 Sep 1835 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE), died on 31 May 1911 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried on 3 Jun 1911 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Bernard married Margaret Krittenbrink on 23 Jan 1864 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Margaret was born on 13 Aug 1845 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 16 Oct 1906 in Pleasant Ridge, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 61, and was buried in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 15 M    i. Henry Soppe was born in 1866 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

   16 F    ii. Anna Soppe was born in 1868.

+ 17 M    iii. John J. Soppe was born on 25 Oct 1870 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 15 Nov 1947 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 77, and was buried on 18 Nov 1947 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 18 M    iv. Bernard Joseph Soppe was born on 18 Jul 1873 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 29 Aug 1947 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 74, and was buried on 3 Sep 1947 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 19 F    v. Katherina Soppe was born on 25 Mar 1877 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 Dec 1928 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 51, and was buried on 28 Dec 1928 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 20 F    vi. Christina Soppe was born on 25 Jan 1878 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 25 Jan 1878 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 Apr 1941 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 63, and was buried on 28 Apr 1941 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   21 M    vii. Joseph Soppe was born on 23 Apr 1882 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 30 Dec 1882 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, and was buried on 31 Dec 1882 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 22 F    viii. Caroline Soppe was born on 12 Nov 1884 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 5 Mar 1966 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 81, and was buried on 8 Mar 1966 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

4. Herman Soppe (Harman1) was born on 11 May 1838 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE), died on 26 Sep 1912 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 74, and was buried on 29 Sep 1912 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Herman married Elizabeth Kalkhoff on 29 Mar 1864. Elizabeth was born on 28 Jan 1843 in Lohne, Niedersachsen (DE), died on 7 Nov 1928 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 85, and was buried on 9 Nov 1928 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 23 F    i. Mary Soppe was born in 1864 in Tete Des Morts twp, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 18 Dec 1917 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 53.

+ 24 F    ii. Catherine Soppe was born in 1866 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 24 Nov 1919 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 53, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

+ 25 M    iii. John Henry Soppe was born on 18 Nov 1868 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died in Oct 1941 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 72, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

+ 26 F    iv. Christina Soppe was born in Jan 1872 in Spruce Creek, Dubuque Co., Iowa, US.

+ 27 F    v. Elizabeth Soppe was born on 20 Aug 1873 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 22 Jan 1946 at age 72, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   28 M    vi. Herman Soppe was born on 17 Apr 1876 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 12 Jan 1953 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 76, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   29 F    vii. Josephine Soppe was born on 21 Jul 1878 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Josephine married Mathias J. Haberland on 7 Jan 1902 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Mathias was born circa 1877 in Springbrook, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   30 F    viii. Thersia Soppe was born on 21 Jan 1881 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 24 Sep 1918 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 37, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

+ 31 F    ix. Anna Rosa Soppe was born on 2 Mar 1883 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 31 Dec 1942 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 59.

+ 32 F    x. Agnes Soppe was born on 23 Nov 1885 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 13 Jun 1951 in Sugar Creek, Poweshiek Co., Iowa, US at age 65, and was buried in Sugar Creek, Poweshiek Co., Iowa, US.

5. Maria Gertrude Soppe (Harman1) was born in 1842 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE) and died on 10 Jan 1866 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 24.

Maria married Ebarhard Fette. Ebarhard was born in (DE) and died on 13 Oct 1900 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

The child from this marriage was:

   33 F    i. Gertrude Fette was born in 1866 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

6. John Henry Soppe (Harman1) was born on 27 Jul 1844 in Fürstenau, Niedersachsen (DE) and died on 9 Apr 1916 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 71.

John married Marie Margaretha Fette on 8 Oct 1867 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Marie was born on 5 Apr 1850 in (DE) and died on 9 Dec 1925 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 34 F    i. Anna Soppe was born on 19 Feb 1868 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 14 Jul 1943 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried on 17 Jul 1943 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   35 M    ii. Henry H. Soppe was born on 8 Oct 1868 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 18 Mar 1927 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 58, and was buried on 21 Mar 1927 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Henry married Catherine Füchtenkord on 16 Jan 1894 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Catherine was born on 2 Jul 1872 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 28 Sep 1955 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 83.

+ 36 M    iii. Herman Soppe was born on 21 Feb 1873 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 9 Feb 1913 in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US at age 39, and was buried on 11 Feb 1913 in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US.

   37 M    iv. Edward Soppe was born on 8 Apr 1875 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 22 Feb 1942 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 66, and was buried on 25 Feb 1942 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Edward married Dorthy Mary Fullenkamp, daughter of Joseph Fullenkamp and Elizabeth Ann Holtkamp,. Dorthy was born on 17 Oct 1884 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 13 Jan 1927 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 42, and was buried in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   38 M    v. Bernard Soppe was born on 5 Jan 1877 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 13 Jun 1909 at age 32, and was buried in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 39 F    vi. Gertrude Soppe was born on 17 Dec 1878 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 30 Dec 1953 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 40 F    vii. Mary Soppe was born on 17 Dec 1880 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 26 Nov 1946 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 65, and was buried on 29 Nov 1946 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   41 F    viii. Elizabeth Soppe was born on 25 Dec 1881 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 22 Apr 1909 in Baring, Knox Co., Missouri (US) at age 27, and was buried on 24 Apr 1909 in Baring, Knox Co., Missouri (US).

Elizabeth married Jeremiah F. Grogan on 20 Oct 1903 in Baring, Knox Co., Missouri (US). Jeremiah was born on 4 Mar 1873 and died on 14 Mar 1932 at age 59.

   42 F    ix. Kate Soppe was born on 15 Mar 1886 in Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   43 U    x. Soppe was born on 14 Feb 1887 and died on 14 Feb 1887.



Third Generation (Grandchildren)


7. Ferdinand Soppe (Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born in Sep 1870 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died on 6 Jul 1933 in Winner, Tripp Co, South Dakota, US at age 62.

Ferdinand married Angela von Hebel on 18 Oct 1898 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US. Angela was born in Apr 1876 in Germany and died in 1916 at age 40.

Children from this marriage were:

   44 M    i. Henry Soppe was born on 14 Mar 1902 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died on 1 Nov 1953 at age 51.

+ 45 M    ii. Albert Gerd Soppe was born on 15 Apr 1905 and died on 1 Nov 1953 at age 48.

   46 M    iii. Joseph Soppe was born circa 1907 in Nebraska, US.

   47 F    iv. Mary Catherine Soppe was born circa 1908 in Nebraska, US.

   48 M    v. Raymond F. Soppe was born on 4 Sep 1910 in Jordan Junction, Tripp Co., South Dakota, US, died on 27 Nov 1943 at age 33, and was buried in Tunis, Tunesia.

12. John Thomas Soppe (Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 25 Feb 1881 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

John married Minnie Mae Arrick on 16 May 1905 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US. Minnie was born in Iowa, US.

The child from this marriage was:

   49 M    i. George Soppe was born on 5 Sep 1908 in Minden, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died in Sep 1981 in Carpenter, Laramie Co., Wyoming at age 73.

13. Helena Gertrude Soppe (Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born in Nov 1883 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died in Sep 1925 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 41.

Helena married Edward Robert Pickernell on 7 Feb 1903 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US. Edward was born in 1878 in Illinois, US and died in 1947 at age 69.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 50 M    i. Wilbra Henry Pickernell was born on 2 Nov 1903 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died on 15 Oct 1957 in Julesburg, Sedgwick Co., Colorado, US at age 53.

+ 51 F    ii. Florence Pickernell was born on 14 Oct 1905 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

   52 M    iii. Raymond Pickernell was born on 23 Mar 1914 and died in Jul 1980 in Denver, Colorado, US at age 66.

+ 53 F    iv. Edna Pickernell was born on 10 May 1910 and died on 4 Sep 1993 at age 83.

14. George Soppe (Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 10 Mar 1887 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US, died on 20 Jan 1963 at age 75, and was buried in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

George married Alice Amanda Whitmore on 1 Mar 1927 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US. Alice was born on 15 Apr 1895 in Norwalk, Warren Co., Iowa, US and died on 5 Oct 1984 at age 89.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 54 M    i. George J. Soppe was born on 27 Feb 1928 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US, died on 11 Aug 2003 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried on 3 Sep 2003 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

15. Henry Soppe (Bernard2, Harman1) was born in 1866 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

Henry married Anna Catherine Inkman on 5 Aug 1890. Anna was born on 13 Feb 1866 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 13 Jul 1923 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 57.

Children from this marriage were:

   55 M    i. Barney H. Soppe was born on 13 Feb 1891 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   56 F    ii. Lena Margaret Soppe was born on 11 Jul 1893 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

17. John J. Soppe (Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 25 Oct 1870 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 15 Nov 1947 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 77, and was buried on 18 Nov 1947 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

John married Theresa Karhoff on 23 Jan 1895. Theresa was born on 20 May 1870 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 21 Jan 1952 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 81.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 57 M    i. Bernard J. Soppe was born on 15 Jan 1896 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 9 Oct 1967 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 71.

+ 58 F    ii. Louise Soppe was born on 12 May 1903 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 19 Sep 1973 in Iowa City, Johnson Co., Iowa, US at age 70.

18. Bernard Joseph Soppe (Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 18 Jul 1873 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 29 Aug 1947 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 74, and was buried on 3 Sep 1947 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Bernard married Margaret Leutkehans on 18 Sep 1906 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Margaret was born on 21 Mar 1874 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 23 Mar 1953 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, US at age 79.

Children from this marriage were:

   59 M    i. William Bernard Soppe was born on 18 Feb 1909 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 25 Oct 1911 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 2.

   60 M    ii. Albert Soppe was born on 15 Mar 1913 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 19 Sep 1984 in St. Petersburg, Pinellas Co., Florida, US at age 71.

19. Katherina Soppe (Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 25 Mar 1877 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 Dec 1928 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 51, and was buried on 28 Dec 1928 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Katherina married Johannes Wilhelm Karl Pollmeier on 11 Feb 1896. Johannes was born on 25 Feb 1867 in Struckenbrock and died on 24 Apr 1946 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 79.

Children from this marriage were:

   61 M    i. George Pollmeier was born in 1898 and died in 1951 at age 53.

   62 F    ii. Margaret Pollmeier was born in 1899 and died in 1980 at age 81.

   63 F    iii. Anna Pollmeier was born in 1902 and died in 1923 at age 21.

   64 M    iv. Bernard Pollmeier was born in 1903 and died in 1970 at age 67.

   65 F    v. Pauline Pollmeier was born in 1906 and died in 1995 at age 89.

   66 M    vi. John Pollmeier was born in 1909 and died in 1973 at age 64.

   67 M    vii. Henry Herman Pollmeier was born in 1912 and died in 1925 at age 13.

   68 F    viii. Agnes Pollmeier was born in 1916 and died in 2000 at age 84.

20. Christina Soppe (Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 25 Jan 1878 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 25 Jan 1878 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 Apr 1941 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 63, and was buried on 28 Apr 1941 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Christina married Johannes Conrad Pollmeier on 23 Apr 1901. Johannes was born on 4 Oct 1868 in Westfalen (DE) and died on 20 Feb 1959 in Iowa, US at age 90.

Children from this marriage were:

   69 M    i. Joseph G. Pollmeier was born on 17 Mar 1902 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 17 Mar 1902 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 16 Feb 1973 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 70, and was buried on 20 Feb 1973 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 70 M    ii. Albert B. Pollmeier was born on 12 Aug 1904 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 12 Aug 1904 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 23 Sep 1977 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 73, and was buried on 26 Sep 1977 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   71 M    iii. Carl William Pollmeier was born on 30 Mar 1906 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 2 Apr 1906 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 30 Oct 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 7, and was buried on 31 Oct 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   72 F    iv. Anna Maria Pollmeier was born on 27 Apr 1907 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 28 Apr 1907 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 Oct 1994 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 87, and was buried in California, US.

   73 F    v. Josephine Pollmeier was born on 18 May 1910 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 20 May 1910 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 9 Sep 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 3, and was buried on 11 Sep 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   74 F    vi. Caroline Pollmeier was born on 18 Mar 1912 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 20 Mar 1912 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 7 Dec 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 1, and was buried on 9 Dec 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   75 M    vii. Herman H. Pollmeier was born on 19 Apr 1915 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 20 Apr 1915 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 18 Mar 1994 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 78, and was buried on 21 Mar 1994 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 76 M    viii. Leo John Pollmeier was born on 30 Sep 1917 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 1 Oct 1917 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 26 Aug 1990 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 72, and was buried on 29 Aug 1990 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

22. Caroline Soppe (Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 12 Nov 1884 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 5 Mar 1966 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 81, and was buried on 8 Mar 1966 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Caroline married John J. Klesener on 24 Jan 1905 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. John was born on 15 Feb 1880 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 19 Apr 1964 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 84.

Children from this marriage were:

   77 M    i. Edward H. Klesener was born on 9 Mar 1907 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 21 Aug 1992 at age 85.

   78 F    ii. Marian Klesener was born on 12 Nov 1913 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 8 Feb 2000 in Kansas City, Missouri, US at age 86.

   79 F    iii. Genevieve Klesener was born on 6 Aug 1916 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 28 Sep 1916 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

23. Mary Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born in 1864 in Tete Des Morts twp, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 18 Dec 1917 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 53.

Mary married Gerhard Johan Roling, son of Johann Roling and Anna Fletchin, on 25 Jun 1890 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Gerhard was born in Apr 1851 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 13 Sep 1916 at age 65.

24. Catherine Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born in 1866 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 24 Nov 1919 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 53, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Catherine married Bernard Roling, son of Johann Roling and Anna Fletchin,. Bernard was born in Feb 1860 in Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

25. John Henry Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born on 18 Nov 1868 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died in Oct 1941 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 72, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

John married Margaret Wagner on 8 Feb 1904 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Margaret was born on 15 Feb 1885 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died in Mar 1969 in Dubuque Co., Iowa, US at age 84.

Children from this marriage were:

   80 M    i. Wilbur H. Soppe was born on 18 Apr 1905, died in Feb 1969 at age 63, and was buried in Oxford Junction, Jones Co., Iowa, US.

+ 81 M    ii. Floyd Michael Soppe was born on 14 May 1908, died on 27 Nov 1944 at age 36, and was buried in DeWitt, Clinton Co., Iowa, US.

26. Christina Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born in Jan 1872 in Spruce Creek, Dubuque Co., Iowa, US.

Christina married Joseph Henry Roling, son of Johann Roling and Anna Fletchin, on 26 Jan 1892 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Joseph was born in Mar 1869 in Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 29 Jan 1904 at age 34.

The child from this marriage was:

   82 F    i. Margarita Katherine Roling was born on 1 Dec 1899 in Iowa, US, died on 5 Sep 1960 at age 60, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

27. Elizabeth Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born on 20 Aug 1873 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 22 Jan 1946 at age 72, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Elizabeth married Harry Nicholas Steichen on 7 Feb 1893 in Spruce Creek, Dubuque Co., Iowa, US. Harry was born on 12 Jul 1864 in Syren (LU), died on 6 Dec 1943 in Sterling, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 79, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

The child from this marriage was:

   83 F    i. Helen M. Steichen was born on 8 Jun 1894 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 May 1967 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 72, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Helen married Joseph Leo Roling, son of Herman Henry Roling and Christina Catherine Woltering,. Joseph was born on 15 Sep 1890 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 13 Jun 1971 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 80, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

31. Anna Rosa Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born on 2 Mar 1883 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 31 Dec 1942 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 59.

Anna married Joseph Kueter on 21 Jan 1908 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Joseph was born on 2 Feb 1885 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 23 Apr 1968 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 83.

Children from this marriage were:

   84 M    i. Benjamin Joseph Kueter was born on 5 Nov 1908 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 12 Dec 1983 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 75.

   85 M    ii. Leo Henry Harmon Kueter was born on 4 Apr 1911 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 18 Sep 1972 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 61.

   86 M    iii. Victor Herman George Kueter was born on 31 Mar 1914 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 4 Jul 1988 in Dubuque Co., Iowa, US at age 74.

Victor married Helen Luella Yeager on 12 Feb 1935 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Helen was born on 1 Sep 1912 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 30 Mar 1960 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 47.

   87 F    iv. Helen Anna Kueter was born on 2 Nov 1916 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 24 Oct 1917 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   88 F    v. Mildred Theresa Kueter was born on 10 Dec 1917 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died in 2003 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 86.

+ 89 M    vi. Arnold John Kueter was born on 3 Dec 1920 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 19 Oct 2010 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 89, and was buried on 25 Oct 2010 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   90 F    vii. Franceska Anna Christine Kueter was born on 17 Dec 1922 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 7 Jun 1991 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 68.

Franceska married Frederick Eggers on 14 Oct 1940 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Frederick was born on 25 Jun 1918 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 11 Aug 1979 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 61.

   91 M    viii. Harold Benjamin Kueter was born on 21 Aug 1926 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died circa 1994 in Dubuque Co., Iowa, US at age 68.

Harold married Maxine Michels on 24 Nov 1944 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Maxine was born on 3 Aug 1925 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 24 Oct 1971 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 46.

Harold had a relationship with Carmen A. Mowat on 15 Oct 1988 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. This couple did not marry. Carmen was born on 14 Nov 1927 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US and died on 9 Jun in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

32. Agnes Soppe (Herman2, Harman1) was born on 23 Nov 1885 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 13 Jun 1951 in Sugar Creek, Poweshiek Co., Iowa, US at age 65, and was buried in Sugar Creek, Poweshiek Co., Iowa, US.

Agnes married Herman H. Roling, son of Herman Henry Roling and Christina Catherine Woltering, on 11 Jan 1910 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Herman was born on 20 Jan 1886 in Springbrook, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 24 Sep 1930 in Clinton, Clinton Co., Iowa, US at age 44, and was buried in Sugar Creek, Poweshiek Co., Iowa, US.

Noted events in his life were:

• He was ill with Herman became very ill in 1930. He had an operation for appendicitis (burst appendix?) at Mercy Hospital in Clinton. About 4-5 days after the surgery, gangrene set in causing his death. He died on September 24, 1930, at 2 a.m. at the age of 44.

Children from this marriage were:

   92 M    i. Bernard Adrian Roling was born on 5 Nov 1908, died on 12 Dec 1983 at age 75, and was buried in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

   93 F    ii. Regina Roling was born on 18 Feb 1911 and died on 4 Feb 1998 at age 86.

   94 F    iii. Genevieve Roling was born on 1 Jul 1912 in Waterford, Iowa, US, died on 24 Dec 1993 in Preston, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 81, and was buried in Preston, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

+ 95 M    iv. Benedict Bernard Roling was born on 13 Mar 1916 and died on 19 Jul 1980 at age 64.

   96 M    v. Lawrence Roling was born on 19 Dec 1917 and died on 6 Sep 1968 at age 50.

+ 97 F    vi. Rita Roling was born on 6 Mar 1920 and died on 10 Jul 2004 at age 84.

   98 M    vii. Roling was born on 25 Jul 1926 and died on 25 Jul 1926.

   99 F    viii. Roling was born on 25 Jul 1926 and died on 25 Jul 1926.

   100 M    ix. Sylvester Roling was born on 21 Apr 1928 and died on 18 Jan 1988 at age 59.

34. Anna Soppe (John Henry2, Harman1) was born on 19 Feb 1868 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 14 Jul 1943 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried on 17 Jul 1943 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Anna married Joseph Koepping.

Anna next married Bernard Linenbrinck on 3 May 1888 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Bernard was born on 8 Aug 1864 in Westfalen (DE) and died on 20 Jul 1906 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 41.

Children from this marriage were:

   101 M    i. Bernard Linenbrinck was born in 1889 and died in 1890 at age 1.

   102 M    ii. Harry Linenbrinck was born in 1895 and died in 1979 at age 84.

   103 M    iii. Linenbrinck was born in 1898 and died in 1898.

   104 M    iv. Joseph Linenbrinck was born in 1900 and died in 1953 at age 53.

Anna next married Joseph Geisen on 8 Oct 1907 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Joseph was born on 13 Nov 1870 in (DE) and died on 30 Jul 1948 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 77.

36. Herman Soppe (John Henry2, Harman1) was born on 21 Feb 1873 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 9 Feb 1913 in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US at age 39, and was buried on 11 Feb 1913 in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US.

Herman married Allie Evelena Ault on 1 Jun 1898 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Allie was born on 12 Dec 1875 in Pilot Grove, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 7 Feb 1970 in Malvern, Chester Co., Pennsylvania (US) at age 94, and was buried in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 105 F    i. Violet May Soppe was born on 9 May 1899 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 8 Sep 1990 in Oakland, Alameda Co., California (US) at age 91, and was buried in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US.

+ 106 F    ii. Fern Ina Soppe was born on 20 Jun 1907 in Henry Co., Iowa (US) and died in 1955 at age 48.

39. Gertrude Soppe (John Henry2, Harman1) was born on 17 Dec 1878 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 30 Dec 1953 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Gertrude married Bernard Bremhorst on 24 Jan 1899 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Bernard was born on 17 Jun 1876 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 8 Feb 1937 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 60.

40. Mary Soppe (John Henry2, Harman1) was born on 17 Dec 1880 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 26 Nov 1946 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 65, and was buried on 29 Nov 1946 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Mary married John Steffensmeier on 10 Sep 1901 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. John was born on 14 Jul 1880 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 7 Feb 1959 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 78.


Fourth Generation (Great-Grandchildren)


45. Albert Gerd Soppe (Ferdinand3, Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 15 Apr 1905 and died on 1 Nov 1953 at age 48.

Albert married someone.

His child was:

+ 107 M    i. Robert Neil Soppe was born on 12 Aug 1939 and died on 5 Apr 1997 at age 57.

50. Wilbra Henry Pickernell (Helena Gertrude Soppe3, Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 2 Nov 1903 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US and died on 15 Oct 1957 in Julesburg, Sedgwick Co., Colorado, US at age 53.

Wilbra married Mary Ann Mostek. Mary was born on 21 Jun 1908 and died on 2 Apr 1980 in Julesburg, Sedgwick Co., Colorado, US at age 71.

The child from this marriage was:

   108 M    i. Edward Wilbra Pickernell was born in 1933 and died in 1999 at age 66.

51. Florence Pickernell (Helena Gertrude Soppe3, Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 14 Oct 1905 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

Florence married someone.

53. Edna Pickernell (Helena Gertrude Soppe3, Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 10 May 1910 and died on 4 Sep 1993 at age 83.

Edna married Vincent Benotti. Vincent was born on 28 Apr 1900 in Cento (IT) and died in Jun 1964 at age 64.

54. George J. Soppe (George3, Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 27 Feb 1928 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US, died on 11 Aug 2003 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US at age 75, and was buried on 3 Sep 2003 in Neola, Pottawattamie Co., Iowa, US.

57. Bernard J. Soppe (John J.3, Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 15 Jan 1896 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 9 Oct 1967 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 71.

Bernard married Ida Gertrude Fraise on 14 Nov 1917 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Ida was born on 16 Jun 1894 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 15 Jul 1963 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 69, and was buried in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Children from this marriage were:

   110 M    i. John J. Soppe was born on 17 Apr 1918 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 25 Dec 1973 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 55, and was buried on 28 Dec 1973 in West Point, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

+ 111 M    ii. Wilfred Henry Soppe was born on 16 Jun 1922 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 6 Jun 1999 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 76, and was buried on 9 Jun 1999 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

   112 M    iii. Melvin E. Soppe was born on 10 Jul 1933 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 28 Jun 1999 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 65.

58. Louise Soppe (John J.3, Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 12 May 1903 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 19 Sep 1973 in Iowa City, Johnson Co., Iowa, US at age 70.

Louise married John Merschbrock on 25 Aug 1931 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US. John was born on 27 Feb 1888 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US and died on 13 Apr 1969 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 81.

70. Albert B. Pollmeier (Christina Soppe3, Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 12 Aug 1904 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 12 Aug 1904 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 23 Sep 1977 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 73, and was buried on 26 Sep 1977 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

76. Leo John Pollmeier (Christina Soppe3, Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 30 Sep 1917 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, was christened on 1 Oct 1917 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 26 Aug 1990 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 72, and was buried on 29 Aug 1990 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

Leo married Kathryn Guinn on 18 May 1943 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US. Kathryn was born on 14 Oct 1923 in Ringsted, Emmet Co., Iowa, US and died on 25 Sep 1995 in Mt. Pleasant, Henry Co., Iowa, US at age 71.

The child from this marriage was:

   113 M    i. Kenneth Pollmeier was born in 1947 and died on 1 Nov 1993 in Davenport, Scott Co., Iowa, US at age 46.

81. Floyd Michael Soppe (John Henry3, Herman2, Harman1) was born on 14 May 1908, died on 27 Nov 1944 at age 36, and was buried in DeWitt, Clinton Co., Iowa, US.

Floyd married Marjorie E. Robinson. Marjorie was born on 17 Nov 1913 and died on 23 Apr 1998 in Iowa, US at age 84.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 114 F    i. Mary Ann Soppe was born on 6 Jun 1944 in Anamosa, Jones Co., Iowa, US, died on 9 Nov 2009 in Bettendorf, Scott Co., Iowa, US at age 65, and was buried on 13 Nov 2009 in DeWitt, Clinton Co., Iowa, US.

89. Arnold John Kueter (Anna Rosa Soppe3, Herman2, Harman1) was born on 3 Dec 1920 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US, died on 19 Oct 2010 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US at age 89, and was buried on 25 Oct 2010 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US.

Arnold married Bernice Till on 21 Aug 1941 in Bellevue, Jackson Co., Iowa, US. Bernice died on 17 Dec 2005.

95. Benedict Bernard Roling (Agnes Soppe3, Herman2, Harman1) was born on 13 Mar 1916 and died on 19 Jul 1980 at age 64.

97. Rita Roling (Agnes Soppe3, Herman2, Harman1) was born on 6 Mar 1920 and died on 10 Jul 2004 at age 84.

105. Violet May Soppe (Herman3, John Henry2, Harman1) was born on 9 May 1899 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 8 Sep 1990 in Oakland, Alameda Co., California (US) at age 91, and was buried in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US.

Violet married Gilbert A. Hoggatt on 20 Oct 1928 in Burlington, Des Moines Co., Iowa (US). Gilbert was born on 9 Oct 1898 in Salem, Henry Co., Iowa, US and died on 16 May 1986 in Berkely, Alameda Co., California (US) at age 87.

106. Fern Ina Soppe (Herman3, John Henry2, Harman1) was born on 20 Jun 1907 in Henry Co., Iowa (US) and died in 1955 at age 48.



Fifth Generation (Great Great-Grandchildren)


107. Robert Neil Soppe (Albert Gerd4, Ferdinand3, Henry Herman2, Harman1) was born on 12 Aug 1939 and died on 5 Apr 1997 at age 57.

Robert married someone.

111. Wilfred Henry Soppe (Bernard J.4, John J.3, Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 16 Jun 1922 in St. Paul, Lee Co., Iowa, US, died on 6 Jun 1999 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 76, and was buried on 9 Jun 1999 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US.

114. Mary Ann Soppe (Floyd Michael4, John Henry3, Herman2, Harman1) was born on 6 Jun 1944 in Anamosa, Jones Co., Iowa, US, died on 9 Nov 2009 in Bettendorf, Scott Co., Iowa, US at age 65, and was buried on 13 Nov 2009 in DeWitt, Clinton Co., Iowa, US.

Mary married Robert E. Meier on 18 Dec 1969 in Rock Island, Rock Island Co., Illinois, US. Robert died on 31 Jul 2001.

Children from this marriage were:

   118 F    i. Christine Meier .

   119 M    ii. David Meier .



Sixth Generation (3rd Great-Grandchildren)


116. Dale Michael Soppe (Wilfred Henry5, Bernard J.4, John J.3, Bernard2, Harman1) was born on 23 Apr 1957 and died on 17 Dec 1996 in Fort Madison, Lee Co., Iowa, US at age 39.