The Iroquois County Genealogical Society


Weding photo of Julius Kietzmann and 1st wife, Emilie (Amalia) Christine Charlotte Luckow.

They lived in Iroquois County (Ash Grove Township/ Onarga), and attended St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church. Emilie immigrated to Illinois from Stolzenburg/Stettin (now Poland), Germany and arrived at the Port of New York, NYC, NY, on the ship Admiral from Bremen, Germany on 21 May 1870 at age 22. Emilie was born 26 Sept 1847 and died 13 Oct 1880). She is buried in St. Paul's Church Cemetery at Woodworth (Milford), Illinois.

Julius and Emilie had the following Children:
Gottlieb E. b. 1872
Hulda Sophia b 21 Feb 1874
Johann Theodore "Ted" b. 24 Feb 1875
Ida Augusta Marie b. 22 Nov 1876
Emil Julius b. 18 Mar 1878
Martin Heinrich Ehler b. 5 Oct 1880 - D. 9 Aug 188

Julius then remarried Dora (Hue) Menshal who died about a year after the marriage

Julius married thirdly to Anna Wendtland and they had the following children:
Charles b April 1885
August b. June 1887
Martha b. June 1899
Henry b. April 1891
Wilhelmina b. May 1896
Rose b. May 1896
Lily b. May 1898


Emil Kietzmann and wife Lizzie Meyer ca 1900. Emil is the son of Julius Luckow and Emilie Luckow. I believe they were married at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Woodworth, Iroquois County, Illinois.

Photos from Tom Moore

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