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Descendants of Martin Friedrich GENSMER Sr.

First Generation


1. Martin Friedrich GENSMER Sr. was born about 1788 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. He died about 1849 in Williamstown, Dodge, Wisconsin. He was buried in the homesite of the their son, Ludwig.

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Martin married Dorothea DEWITZ about 1808 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. Dorothea was born about 1788 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died about 1848 in Williamstown, Dodge, Wisconsin. She was buried in the homesite of the their son, Ludwig.

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Martin and Dorothea had the following children:

  2 M i Martin Friedrich GENSMER Jr. was born on 29 Aug 1811 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. He died on 26 Jan 1902 in Norton, Winona, Minnesota. He was buried in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Fremont, Winona, Minnesota. [Notes]
        Martin married Caroline KASTNER about 1830 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. Caroline was born on 8 Mar 1810 in Hohenkranig, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died on 14 Nov 1907 in , Winona, Minnesota. She was buried in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Fremont, Winona, Minnesota. [Notes]
  3 M ii Johann GENSMER "John" was born on 24 Jun 1817 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. He died on 12 Mar 1910 in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri. [Notes]
        Johann married Marie MELCHER "Mary" on 2 Jan 1843 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. Marie was born about 1822 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died in , Dodge, Wisconsin.
  4 M iii Christian GENSMER "Christ" was born on 4 Dec 1820 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. He died on 28 Jul 1879 in Mayville, Dodge, Wisconsin. [Notes]
        Christian married Dorothea Louise REICHERT about 1842 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. Dorothea was born on 2 Feb 1820 in Ludersdorf, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died on 16 Mar 1901 in Beaver Dam, Dodge, Wisconsin.
  5 F iv Marie GENSMER was born about Jul 1822 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died in Lewiston, Winona, Minnesota. [Notes]
        Marie married Gottlieb KIESE. Gottlieb was born on 1 Apr 1818 in , , Prussia. He died on 2 Aug 1894 in Lewiston, Winona, Minnesota.
  6 M v Gottfried GENSMER "Fred" was born about Aug 1824 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. He died on 24 Dec 1905 in , Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin. [Notes]
        Gottfried married Mrs. (Unknown) GENSMER about 1845 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. (Unknown) was born about 1825 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died in , , Wisconsin.
  7 F vi Elizabeth GENSMER was born on 25 Dec 1825 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died on 3 Apr 1902 in St Peter, Nicollet, Minnesota. [Notes]
        Elizabeth married E Johann STEINBACH on 8 May 1847 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. E Johann STEINBACH was born on 6 Sep 1828 in , , Prussia. He died on 9 Apr 1907 in , , Minnesota.
+ 8 M vii Ludwig GENSMER was born about Mar 1827. He died after 1870.
  9 F viii Louise GENSMER "Louisa" was born about 1834 in Alt Ruednitz, Brandenburg, Prussia. She died about 1880 in Austin, Mower, Minnesota. [Notes]
        Louise married August VOIGT about 1850 in , Dodge, Wisconsin. August was born about 1829 in Oderburg, Prussia. He died about 1880 in Austin, Mower, Minnesota.

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