Descendents of Henry
Descendents of Dorothea Auguste Elizabeth Grabenhorst Fisher Wolf
Descendents of Jennie Joanna Fisher Wolf
Alma Ethel Wolf
1-Alma Ethel Wolf, daughter of Jacob Wolf and Jennie Joanna Fisher, was born on 9 Sep 1890 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois, died on 18 Jun 1968 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois at age 77 and was buried in Hooppole Cemetery.
Alma married Michael Henry Houch, son of Philip Houch and Rosa Kurfiss, in 1913 in Henry County, Illinois. Michael was born on 29 Aug 1887 in Illinois, died on 5 Aug 1977 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois at age 89 and was buried in Hooppole Cemetery. They had four children: Genevieve, Lowell Philip, Melvin, and Barbara Jean.
2-Lowell Philip Houch was born on 21 Nov 1913 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois, died on 30 May 1969 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois at age 55, and was buried in St Mary's Cemetery, Hooppole, Henry, Illinois.
Lowell married Lucille Heitzler, daughter of William M Heitzler and Mary Copeland, on 5 Apr 1945 in Birmingham, Jefferson, Alabama. Lucille was born on 18 Sep 1921 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois, died on 29 Oct 2008 in Eureka, Woodford, Illinois at age 87, and was buried in St Mary's Cemetery, Hooppole, Henry, Illinois. They had two children: William and James.
3-William Houch was born in 1950.
3-James Houch .
2-Genevieve Alma Houch was born on 28 May 1917 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois, died on 14 Jun 1986 in Geneseo, Henry, Illinois at age 69, and was buried in Hooppole Cemetery.
Genevieve married Perry Lyle Owens, son of Samuel Owens and Mabel Dean,. Perry was born on 7 Jun 1913 in Bureau County, Illinois, died on 19 Feb 1940 in the TB Sanitarium in Ottawa, La Salle, Illinois at age 26, and was buried in Hooppole Cemetery. They had one daughter: Virginia.
3-Virginia Lea Owens was born on 10 Nov 1939 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois, died on 13 Jul 1999 in Annawan, Henry, Illinois at age 59 and was buried in Hooppole Cemetery..
Virginia married Don Denning on 29 May 1957. They had three children: Donna Lee, Aljean Genevieve, and Layne.
Virginia next married Ted Curtis on 10 Apr 1966. They had one daughter: Victoria.
Genevieve next married Wayne Simpson, son of Gus Simpson and Eliza Smoot, on 29 Apr 1943 in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York. Wayne was born on 27 Oct 1921 in Akron, Summit, Ohio and died in an accident while he working as a firefighter in Sept 1976.
Genevieve last married a widower, Ernest Stockton, son of John Stockton and Nancy Rhoades, on 30 July 1980 in Annawan, Henry, Illinois. Ernest was born on 9 Oct 1914 in Maries County, Missouri and died on 8 Feb 2000 in Geneseo, Henry, Illinois.
2-Melvin Houch was born on 23 Aug 1921 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois and died on 30 May 1992 in Kenosha County, Wisconsin at age 70.
Melvin married Marjorie Ruth Clark, daughter of Frank Clark and Leota Clark. Marjorie was born on 3 Sep 1921 in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.
2-Barbara Jean Houch was born on 14 Jun 1931 in Hooppole, Henry, Illinois and died on 8 May 2006 in Prophetstown, Whiteside, Illinois at age 74.
Barbara married John Robert Clementz, son of George Henry Clementz and Clara Yackley, on 26 Nov 1949 in Atkinson, Henry, Illinois. John was born on 4 Sep 1926 in Loraine Twp, Henry, Illinois, died on 19 Dec 1999 in Geneseo, Henry, Illinois at age 73, and was buried in St Mary's Cemetery, Hooppole, Henry, Illinois. They had ten sons: John, Steven, Dean, Daniel, Jerry, Eugene Francis, Stan, Jeff, Mark and Mike,.
3-John Dwaine "Jackie" Clementz was born on 15 Jan 1951 in Henry County, Illinois, died on 21 Jun 1999 at age 48, and was buried in St Mary's Cemetery, Hooppole, Henry, Illinois.
3-Steven Clementz .
3-Dean Clementz .
3-Daniel Clementz .
3-Jerry Clementz .
3-Eugene Francis Clementz was born on 9 Sep 1961 in Henry County, Illinois, died on 16 Aug 2004 at age 42, and was buried in St Mary's Cemetery, Hooppole, Henry, Illinois.
3-Stanley Clementz .
3-Jeff Clementz .
Documents and Articles
by Audrey Polson
Alma Ethel Wolf was born in Hooppole, Illinois, daughter of Jacob and Jennie Fisher Wolf on September 9, 1890. She was married to Michael Henry Houch on February 26, 1913 in Hooppole. Michael was born August 29, 1887 to Philip and Rosa Kurfiss Houch in Illinois. He died August 5, 1977 in Hooppole. Alma and Mike farmed and then owned and operated the Sinclair Oil Station in Hooppole. Alma died June 18, 1968 in Hooppole. They were the parents of Lowell, Genevieve, Melvin, and Barbara Jean. Alma died June 18, 1968 at her home in Hooppole. Alma and Michael are buried in Hooppole Cemetery.
Sources: The Dispatch (Moline, Illinois) February 27, 1968, June 19, 1968, August 6, 1977.
Alma Wolf and Michael Houch Wedding
The Geneseo Republic
7 March 7 1913
1 Mar 1938
1 Mar 1938
A very pretty home wedding occurred at the home of Mr. Jacob Wolf on Wednesday, Feb 26, at 6 pm when his daughter Alma E and Mr. Michael Houch were united in marriage, Rev RF Brothers performing the ceremony. The bride wore a very pretty white voile gown trimmed with baby Irish lace and carried a bouquet of pink and white carnations. The decorations were also in pink and white. The attendants were Mr. Fred Wolf, brother of the bride, and Miss Flora Sommers. A fine wedding dinner was served after the ceremony. Mr. and Mrs. Houch will live on the farm belonging to Mr. Philip Houch, father of the groom and will be at home to their many friends after April 1st.
Genevieve Alma Houch
Michael H Houch age 31 born in Illinois farmer
Alma E Houch age 29 born in Illinois
Lowell P Houch age 6 born in Illinois
Genevieve A Houch age 2 born in Illinois
Yorktown, Henry, Illinois; Roll: T625_371; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 149
. Michael Houch age 44 born in Illinois farmer
Alma Houch age 43 born in Illinois
Lowell P Houch age 14 born in Illinois
Jenieve Houch age 12 born in Illinois
Melvin J Houch age 10 born in Illinois
Florent Dhaeness age 43 born in Belgium laborer
Fairfield, Bureau, Illinois; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0013
Michael Haugh age 52 born in Illinois owner of oil station
Elma Haugh age 48 born in Illinois
Lowell Haugh age 26 born in Illinois trucker
Melvin Haugh age 18 born in Illinois trucker unpaid family worker
Brarbra Jean Haugh age 8 born in Illinois
Gennieve Owens age 22 born in Illinois widowed daughter
Virginia Lea Owens age 5/12 born in Illinois
Yorktown, Henry, Illinois; Roll: m-t0627-00812; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 37-56
Illinois Marriage Record
Name: Alma Wolf
Birth Date: abt 1891
Marriage Date: 1913
Marriage Place: Henry, Illinois, USA
Spouse: Michael H. Houch
Spouse Age 25
Spouse Father: Philip Houch
Spouse Mother: Rosa Kurfiss
Film Number: 001435950
Social Security Death Index
Name: Michael Houch
Last Residence: 61258 Hooppole, Henry, Illinois
BORN: 29 Aug 1887
Last Benefit: 61258, Hooppole, Henry, Illinois
Died: Aug 1977
State (Year) SSN issued: Illinois (Before 1951)
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