And I'll have the honor of posting the second message! My ggg grandfather was Wilhelm Detert b. August 31, 1828; d. May 5, 1906. His wife, Wilhelmine, was born on September 4, 1831 and died April 29, 1917. Both are buried in the Methodist Cemetery, Crystal Lake Township, Marquette County, Wisconsin. They had two children that I know of: Emma M. born May 11, 1865 in Rodelene, Germany; died March 25, 1950; married Emil Hoeft on February 22, 1884 in Marquette County, Wisconsin. The second: Albertina Amilie born April 23, 1871; died 1958; married August Hoeft on April 17, 1886.