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William Joseph Zirkelbach (b. November 14, 1854, d. October 09, 1940)William Joseph Zirkelbach (son of Andrew Andreas William Zirkelbach and Maria Catherine Lintzenich) was born November 14, 1854 in Indiana, and died October 09, 1940 in Gallatin county, Illinois.He married (1) Lucy Ann.He married (2) Anna Katherine Catherine Wenzle on November 06, 1877 in Vanderburgh County, Indiana, daughter of Peter A. Wenzel and Theresa Therisa Rachel Gass Or Goss.
Notes for William Joseph Zirkelbach:
Lower Ohio Valley, Volume II, Personal and Genealogical Memoirs, Page 303 &304
MEMOIRS OF THE LOWER OHIO VALLEY
WILLIAM J. ZIRKELBACH.
Was a farmer and stock raiser near Ridgway, Illinois , is a son of andrew and Katherine (Leutzhuick)Zirkelbach. Both natives of Germany, the former of Bavaria and the latter of Prussia,
Andrew Zirkelbach was born JUNE 24, 1827, came with his parents to America when he was about Ten Years of age settled in Vanderburgh county, Indiana, where the father carried on farming until his death at the age of seventy five years.
Before coming to this county he followed the trade of baker, but never worked at it after.His wife come with her parents about the same time. They were married in Vanderburgh County and lived on the same farm near St. James, for about thirty-five years. She lived to be eighty-seven years old.Of their children
William JAndrewGeorge Frank
live in Gallatin county, Illinois.
live in Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Andrew Zirkelbach was always somewhat active in political affairs and was one of the prominent Democrats in his neighborhood.His Children were all brought up in the Catholic faith , of which church both himself and wife were members.
William J. Zirkelbach was born in Vanderburgh county, Nov 14, 1854.
He was educated in the parochial and district schools and lived with his parents until his marriage to ANNA K. Wenzle of Vanderburgh county, They continured to live in that county until 1885, when they removed to Gallatin county Illinois, locating on a farm, which Mr. Zirkelbach bought, Near Ridgway. For sixteen years he lived on this place, one year of that time being engaged in mercantile pursuits in Ridgway.In 1901 he sold the farm and bought his present place three-fourths of a mile west of Ridgway, where he has a well improved farm of eithy acres, upon which he carries on a general farming business, devoting much of his time to breeding Aberdeen and Polled Angus Cattle. Like his father before him, he is a Democrat and a Catholic, and takes an interest in both political and church matters. The children born to William J. And Anna K. Zirkelbach are
livingin the vicinity of Ridgway
JosieWilliam M EleanoraRudolph
at home, and one who died in Infancy.
==========1860 ==========census==========Armstrong, Vanderburgh County, Indiana ==========
Name: William Zichelbach
Age in 1860: 5
Birth Year: abt 1855
Home in 1860: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana
Post Office: Armstrong
1870; Census Place: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana; Roll: M593_364; Page: 94; Image: 12.
==========1870==========census==========Armstrong, Vanderburgh County, Indiana==========
Name: William Zerkella
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1855
Age in 1870: 15
Home in 1870: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana
Family and neighbors: View Results
Value of real estate: View Image
Post Office: Armstrong
Year: 1870; Census Place: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana; Roll: M593_364; Page: 94; Image: 12
==========1880===========census==========Armstrong, Vanderburgh County, District 47 Indiana ==========
Name: Jos. Ziekelbach
Home in 1880: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1855
Relation to head-of-household: Self
Spouses's Name: Ana
Father's birthplace: BAVARIA
Mother's birthplace: PRUSSIA
Neighbors: View others on page
Marital status: Married
Year: 1880; Census Place: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana; Roll: T9_317; Family History Film: 1254317; Page: 222.2000; Enumeration District: 74; Image: 0085
George6 month old
living down the street is
A :age 49 :born abt1831
Mary K :age 47 :born abt
andrew :age 20 born abt 1860
Margret:age 18 :born abt1862
Ana R :age 16 :born abt 1864
Christina:age 14:born abt 1866
George:age 12:born abt 1868
frank:age 7 :born abt 1873
Peter:age 4:born abt1876
Year: 1930; Census Place: Ridgway, Gallatin, Illinois; Roll: T626_515; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 0985
Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916–1950
ZIRKELBACHWILLIAMJOSEPHM/WUNK0000068 1940-10-09 GALLATINRIDGWAY--
More About William Joseph Zirkelbach:
Census 1: 1900, ILLINOIS, GALLATIN, GOLD HILL TWP. Series: T623 Roll: 301 Page: 257.
Census 2: 1860, 1870; Census Place: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana; Roll: M593_364; Page: 94; Image: 12..
Census 3: 1870, 1870; Census Place: Armstrong, Vanderburgh, Indiana; Roll: M593_364; Page: 94; Image: 12..
Census 4: 1910, Illinois, Gallatin, North Fork, SERIES: T624 ROLL: 289 PAGE: 88.
Census 5: 1920, Illinois, Gallatin, North Fork, SERIES: T625 ROLL: 370 PAGE: 19.
Census 6: 1930, Ridgway, Gallatin, Illinois; Roll: T626_515; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 14; Image: 0985.
Source 1: Lower Ohio Valley, Volume II, Personal and Genealogical Memoirs, Page 303 &304.
Source 2: Lower Ohio Valley, Volume II, Personal and Genealogical Memoirs, Page 303 .
More About William Joseph Zirkelbach and Anna Katherine Catherine Wenzle:
Marriage: November 06, 1877, Vanderburgh County, Indiana.
Marriage Notes for William Joseph Zirkelbach and Anna Katherine Catherine Wenzle:
Name: Wm Joseph Zirkelbach
Spouse Name: Anna Wenzel
Marriage Date: 6 Nov 1877
Source Title 1: Vanderburgh County, Indiana
Source Title 2: Index to Marriage Records 1846 - 1920 Inclusive Vo
Source Title 3: W. P. A. Original Record Located: County Clerk's O
OS Page: 346
Children of William Joseph Zirkelbach and Anna Katherine Catherine Wenzle are:
- +Andrew William Zirkelbach, b. August 1878, St. Wendells , Vanderburgh County, Indiana, d. June 28, 1961, Gallatin county, Illinois.
- +George Vincent Zirkelbach, b. December 12, 1879, Vanderburgh County, Indiana, d. August 07, 1959, Evansville,Vanderburg County, Indiana.
- Katy Zirkelbach, b. December 1883.
- Joseph E. Zirkelbach, b. October 1885.
- William M Zirkelbach, b. October 1885.
- Ellenora M Zirkelbach, b. March 1893.
- +Rudolph T. Zirkelbach, b. March 24, 1897, d. May 1968, Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida.
- +Cecilia Katherine Zirkelbach, b. Abt. 1897, d. July 1946, Ridgway, Gallatin County, Illinois.