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Carl Rudolph William Radtke

Male 1898 - 1976  (78 years)


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  • Name Carl Rudolph William Radtke 
    Born 28 Mar 1898  , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 2 Jun 1900  Midway Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    1900 US Federal 
    • in the Edward Radtka household. Enumerated were EDWARD head white male born Apr 1875 (1865) age 35 married 12yrs Wiis-Ger-Ger Farmer; BERTHA wife white female born July 1879 age 30 married 12yrs mother of 6/5 living Minn-Ger-Ger; ARTHUR son white male born Oct 1888 age 11 sinlge Minn-Wis-Minn at school; EDWARD son white male born Nov 1890 age 9 single Minn-Wis-Minn at school; WILLIAM son white male born June 1892 age 7 single Minn-Wis-Minn; ALBERTINE daughter white female born June 1894 age 5 single Minn-Wis-Minn; Karl son white male born Mar 1898 age 2 single Minn-Wis-Minn; Karl son white male born Mar 1898 age 2 single Minn-Wis-Minn
    Census 7 Jun 1905  Midway Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1905 Minnesota State 
    • in the John Ehlers household. Enumerated were JOHN EHLERS male 41 white Ger-Ger-Ger 4yr 2m in MN 1yr 8m in ED Farmer; BERTHA EHLERS female 36 white MN-Ger-Ger 36yr 10mm in MN 6yr 11m in ED; KATE EHLERS female 14 white Ger-Ger-Ger; MINA EHLERS female 12 white Ger-Ger-Ger; FRITZ EHLERS male 9 white Ia-Ger-Ger; ARTHUR RADTKE male 16 white Mn-Mn-Mn Laborer; EDWARD RADTKE male 14 white Mn-Mn-Mn; WILHELM RADTKE male 12 white Mn-Mn-Mn; ALBERTINA female 12 white Mn-Mn-Mn; KARL RADTKE male 8 white Mn-Mn-Mn; ALBERT RADTKE male 7 white Mn-Mn-Mn; HERMAN EHLERS male 7/12 white Mn-Mn-MN
    Census 15 Apr 1910  Midway Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the John Ehlers household. Enumerated were JOHN EHLERS male white 46 married twice married 6yr Ger-Ger-Ger immigrated 1893 naturalized farmer; BERTHA EHLERS female white 40 married twice married 6yr mother of 10/9 living Mn-Ger-Ger; KATHARINA EHLERS daughter female white 19 single Ger-Ger-Ger; HERMINA EHLERS daughter female white 17 single Ger-Ger-Ger; FRIEDRICK EHLERS son male white 14 single Ia-Ger-Ger; HERMAN EHLERS son male white 5 single Mn-Ger-Mn; MARIA EHLERS female white 3 single Mn-Ger-Mn; HENRY EHLERS son male white 1 7/12 single Mn-Ger-Mn; ARTHUR RADTKE stepson male white 21 single Mn-Wi-Mn laborer; EDWARD RADTKE stepson male white 19 single Mn-Wi-Mn laborer; WILLIAM RADTKE stepson male white 17 single Mn-Wi-Mn laborer; ALBERTINE RADTKE stepdaughter female white 14 single Mn-Wi-Mn; CARL RADTKE stepson male white single Mn-Wi-Mn; ALBERT RADTKE stepson male white 9 single Mn-Wi-Mn
    Military 12 Sep 1918  , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    World War I Draft Registration Card 
    • Carl R Radtke / RFD 2 Mt Lake Cottonwood Mn / Age 20 / dob Mar 28 1898 / white / native born / Farmer / Employer: Wm Ollhenbonus 2 Mt Lake Cott. Minn / Nearest Relative: Bertha Ehlers 2 Mt Lake, Cott. Minn / Tall / Medium Build / Blue Eyes / Light colored hair
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    Census 31 Jan 1920  Mountain Lake, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the John Ehlers household. Enumerated were JOHN EHLERS head male white 57 married immigrated 1893 naturalized 1903 Oldenberg-Oldenberg-Oldenberg Farmer; BERTHA H EHLERS wife female white 51 married Mn-Pommeran-Pommeran; HERMAN EHLERS son male white15 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran; MARIE EHLERS daughter female white 13 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran; HENRY EHLERS son male white 11 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran; WALTER EHLERS son male white 9 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran; BERTHA EHLERS daughter female white 7 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran; CARL RADTKE stepson male white 21 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran laborer on farm; ALBERT RADTKE stepson male white 19 single Mn-Oldenberg-Pommeran truck driver packing house
    Census 8 Apr 1930  Butterfield, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1930 US Federal 
    • in the Carl Radtke household. Enumerated were CARL head male white 31 married at 22 Mn-Mn-Mn / KATE wife female white 27 married at 16 Mn-Russia-Russia / EDWARD son male white 8 single Ca-Mn-Mn / LEOANE daughter female white 7 Mn-Mn-Mn / ESTER daughter female white 6 single Mn-Mn-Mn / GERHARD son male white 4 7/12 single Mn-Mn-Mn / ROBERT son male white 5/12 single Mn-Mn-Mn
    Census 20 Apr 1940  Butterfield, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1940 US Federal 
    • in the Carl R Radtke household. head male white 42 married born in Mn 1935 lived in same house / works private for pay / worked 48hrs Mar 24-30 1940 / Farmer / worked 45 wks 1939 / $0 income / KATE wife female white 36 married born in Mn 1935 lived in same house / works at housework / EDWARD son male white 18 single born in California 1935 lived in same house / works private for pay / worked 60 hrs Mar 24-30 1940 / Carpenter / Building Ind / worked 44wks 1939 / $400 income / LORRAINE daughter female white 17 single born in Mn / 1935 lived in same house / works private for pay / works home housework / worked 48 hr Mar 24-30 1940 / House work private home / $75 income 1939 / ESTHER daughter female white 16 single born in Mn 1935 lived in same house / at school / GERHARD son male white 14 single 1935 lived in same house / at school / ROBERT son male white 10 single 1935 lived in same house /
    Died 4 Apr 1976  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
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    Buried 7 Apr 1976  Mennonite Cemetery, Butterfield, Watonwan, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Obituary 8 Apr 1976  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Mountain Lake Observer 
    • Carl Radtke
      Funeral services for Carl radtke, 78, Butterfield, were held Wednesday, Apr. 7 at First Mennonite church cemetery north of Butterfield. Officiating were his son, the Rev. Robert Radtke, and the Reverends Marvin Penner and Peter Tschetter.
      Mr. Radtke passed away Sunday, apr. 4 at Mr. Lake Community hospital, following an illness of six weeks.
      Surviving are his wife, Katheryn; three sons, Edward, Mt. Lake; Garry, Onida, SD., and Robert, Fresno, Calif.; two daughters, Mrs. Abe J. (Lorraine) Adrian and Mrs. Jacob K. Redekop, both of Mt. Lake; 17 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Marie Erpenstein, San Francisco, and Mrs. Emil (Bertha) Ziemans, Lodi, Calif., and a brother, Albert, Forest Lake. Also surviving is a half-brother, Herman Ehlers, also of Lodi.
      Mr. Radtke was the son of Edward and Bertha Nibbe Radtke, born Mar. 28, 1898 at Willow Creek, Minn.
      He married Kathryn Penner on June 10, 1920 at Mr. Lake. After their marriage the couple resided in California for a year and one-half, returning to the north Butterfield area in 1922 where he farmed and also operated a cream route. Mr. Radtke had also served on the Butterfield board of education and was township assessor.
      In 1960 they moved into Butterfield, and for the following 16 years he had been employed by Peter Linscheid.
      Preceding him in death were his parents, a son-in-law, and a number of sisters and brothers.
      Organist at the services was Mrs. Art Baerg.
      Casket bearers were Larry Rahn, Roger Rahn, DeLyle Radtke, LeRoy Radtke, Verlo Adrian, and Mark Tate.
    Person ID I9853  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2014 

    Father Edward Frederick Radtke,   b. 20 Apr 1863, Glendale, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1900, Midway Twp., Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
    Mother Bertha Alvenia Nibbe,   b. 20 Jul 1868, Willow Creek, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1941, Lodi, San Joaquin, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1888  Willow Creek, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Family ID F3425  Group Sheet

    Family Kathryn Penner,   b. 15 Aug 1903, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1988, , Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1920  Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Edward Gerhard Radtke,   b. 15 Apr 1921, , San Joaquin, California, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 2004, Mountain Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     2. Lorraine Helene Radtke
     3. Esther Irene Radtke
     4. Gerhard Carl Radtke,   b. 17 Sep 1925, Bingham Lake, Cottonwood, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 2005, , , Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     5. Robert William Radtke
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F3436  Group Sheet