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Claus George Ysker

Male 1886 - 1971  (84 years)


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  • Name Claus George Ysker  [1, 2
    Born 17 Feb 1886  Rezum, , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Immigrated 18 Oct 1890  New York City, New York, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    from Bremen, Germany on the Trave 
    • Traveling together were JAN Isker 33 male farmer from Germany Rysum; PETERKE Isker 27 female wife from Germany Rysum; KLAAS Isker 4 m child from Germany Rysum; GRETJE Isker 2 female child from Germany Rysum; KLAAS WRY 62 male farmer from Germany Rysum
    Census 1895  Palermo, Grundy, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1895 Iowa State 
    • Enumerated were John Ysker 38 Germany; Peterks Ysker 31 Germany; Klaas Ysker 8 Germany; Gratge Ysker 7 Germany; Geerd Ysker 4 Grundy Co, Iowa; Henry Ysker 2 Grundy Co. Iowa; Klasune Ysker 0 Grundy Co., Iowa
    Census 14 Jun 1900  Palermo, Grundy, Iowa, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1900 US Federal 
    • in the John Eskel household. Enumerated were JOHN head w m Feb 1856 44 m 16yrs Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10 Na Farmer; PETERKA wife w f July 1861 38 m 16yrs mother of 8/7 living Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10; CLAAS G. son w m Feb 1886 14 s Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10; GRAETJE K. daughter w f Jan 1888 12 s Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10 at school; GEORGE E. son w m Dec 1889 10 s IA-Ger-Ger at school; HENRY son w m Dec 1891 8 s IA-Ger-Ger; LENA daughter w f Oct 1893 6 s IA-Ger-Ger; VERNER son w m Sep 1895 4 s IA-Ger-Ger; BESSIE daughter w f Dec 1896 3 IA-Ger-Ger; KLAAS G. FREE uncle w m Feb 1827 73 Wd Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 10 Al
    Census 6 Jun 1905  Lakeside Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1905 Minnesota State 
    • Enumerated were JOHN Ysker RFD No1 m 49 w Ger-Ger-Ger 3 yrs MN 3 yrs ED Farmer; PETERKE f 42 w Ger-Ger-Ger; CLASS m 19 w Ger-Ger-Ger; GEORGE m 14 w IA-Ger-Ger; HENRY m 12 w IA-Ger-Ger; KLASSIENE f 10 w IA-Ger-Ger; WARNER m 9 w IA-Ger-Ger; BETTY f 8 w IA-Ger-Ger; WILHELM m 2 w MN-Ger-Ger
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Christiania Twp., Jackson, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the John Ysker household. Enumerated were JOHN head m w 54 m1 at 24 Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 Na Farmer; PETRA wife f w 24 ma at 24 mother of 9/8 living Ger-Ger-Ger 1890; CLAAS son m w 24 s Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 Laborer home farm; GEORGE son m w 19 s IA-Ger-Ger Laborer home farm; HENRY son m w 17 s IA-Ger-Ger Laborer working out; SENNIE daughter f w 16 s IA-Ger-Ger; VERN son m w 13 s IA-Ger-Ger; BESSIE daughter f w 12 s IA-Ger-Ger; WILLIAM son m w 7 s IA-Ger-Ger
    Military 12 Sep 1918  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    World War 1 Draft Registration Card 
    WW1 Draft Registration Card
    WW1 Draft Registration Card
    Census 2 Jan 1920  Mountain Lake Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the Claus Ysker household. Enumerated were CLAUS Head m w 33 m 1890 Na 1904 Ger-Ger-Ger Farmer; MABEL Wife f w 24 m Mn-Ger-Ger; WILLIE Son m w 2 9/12 s Mn-Ger-Mn; HENRY Son m w 1 6/12 s Mn-Ger-Mn; MRS. TILLIE UBBINS Mother-in-law f w 47 d Mn-Ger-Ger; HATTIE UBBINS Sister-in-law f w 18 s Mn-Ger-Ger; EDITH UBBINS Sister-in-law f w 17 s Mn-Ger-Ger; HENRY UBBINS Brother-in-law m w 22 s Mn-Ger-Ger
    Census 23 Apr 1930  Christiania Twp., Jackson, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the Claus Ysker household. Enumerated were CLAUS Head m w 43 m 28 Ger-Ger-Ger 1890 Na Farmer; MABLE Wife f w 33 m 20 Mn-Ger-Ia; WILLIAM Son m w 13 s Mn-Ger-Mn; HENRY Son m w 11 s Mn-Ger-Mn; MATILDA Daughter f w 6 s Mn-Ger-Mn
    Residence 24 Jan 1971  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1140 2nd Ave 
    Died 24 Jan 1971  Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Obituary from Memorial Card

      Claus George Ysker, son of John and Pearl Miller Ysker, was born at Rezum, Germany, February 17, 1886. He came to the United States at the age of 4 years, with his parents and lived at Grundy Center, Iowa. In 1901 the family moved to a farm near Bingham Lake, Minnesota.

      In 1912 ClausYsker and Marie Harder were united in marriage. One daughter was born to this union and several days later Mrs. Ysker passed away. On August 30, 1915 Claus was married to Mabel Ubben and two daughters and two sons were born to the marriage. Mrs. Mabel Ysker passed away May 21, 1970. They lived in the Bingham Lake and Windom area until 10 years ago when he retired and moved to Windom. He had made his home with his sister, Mrs. Bruno Reints since coming to Windom.

      On Thursday, January 21 Claus was admitted to the Windom hospital for care and it was here that he passed away on Sunday, January 24, 1971. At the time of his death he was 84 years, 11 months and 7 days of age.

      Preceding him in death were his wives Marie and Mabel, his parents and two brothers.

      Claus is survived by five children, Mary (Mrs. George Williams) of Russell, Minnesota, Mathilda (Mrs. Joseph Townsend) of Los Angelos, California, Lillian ( Mrs. Marion Henderson) of Tallahassee, Florida, Henry Ysker of Wilder, Minnesota, William Ysker Bingham Lake, Minnesota in addition to 18 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers and three sisters; Vern and William T Ysker of Windom, Minnesota, Grace (Mrs. Bruno Reints) of Windom, Minnesota, Sema (Mrs. James Clark) of Woodburn, Oregon, and Bessie (Mrs. Emil Thor) of Razorback, Arkansas.

      Blessed be the memory of Claus George Ysker
    Death Certificate
    Death Certificate
    Funeral Memorial Card 26 Jan 1971  Jeffers, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jeffers Baptist Church 
    Memorial Card
    Memorial Card
    Buried 26 Jan 1971  Mountain Lake Cemetery, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
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    Obituary 28 Jan 1971  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Mountain Lake Observer 
    • Claus G. Ysker buried at Windom
      Claus George Ysker, 84, Windom, passed away Sunday at the Windom hospital. Services were held Tuesday morning at the Jeffers Baptist church. Burial was at Mt. Lake cemetery.
      Claus Ysker was born Feb. 17, 1886 in Germany. He came to Grundy Center, Ia., with his parents in 1890 and the family later moved to Bingham Lake. In 1912 he married Marie Harder of Mt. Lake. After her death he married Mabel Ubben on Aug. 31, 1915. Mr. Ysker farmed in the Mt. Lake and Bingham Lake areas until 10 years ago when he retired and moved to Windom.
      Survivors include two sons and three daughters: Henry of Wilder, William of Bingham Lake, Mrs. George Williams, Russell, Minn., Mrs. Joseph Townsend, Los Angeles, Calif., and Mrs. Marion Henderson, Tallahassee, Fla.; 18 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers and three sisters: Vern, William, and Mrs. Bruno Reintz, all fo Windom, Mrs. James Clark, Highland, Ore., and Mrs. Emil Thor, Razorback, Ark.
    Obituary
    Obituary
    Social Security Number 473-36-9768  [2
    Person ID I5553  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 12 Aug 2014 

    Father John Ysker,   b. 21 Feb 1856, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jun 1931, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Petereke Mueller,   b. 11 Jul 1863, , , Loquard, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1935, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Family ID F2061  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Marie Harder,   b. 16 May 1888, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1914, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 25 years) 
    Married 22 May 1913  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Children 
     1. Marie Elizabeth Ysker,   b. 16 Feb 1914, , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1992, , Lyon, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2010 
    Family ID F1924  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Mabel Ubbens,   b. 1 Aug 1895, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1970, Windom, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 30 Aug 1915  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Children 
    +1. William Henry Ysker,   b. 4 Mar 1917, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Dec 1989, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +2. Henry George Ysker,   b. 4 Jul 1918, Mountain Lake Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1987, Saint James, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     3. Matilda Hattie Ysker,   b. 18 Jun 1923, Lakeside Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1989, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +4. Lillian Alice Ysker
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2010 
    Family ID F1922  Group Sheet