|We are researching the JOSEPH CLOSEN Family, he was born in Germany 1833, His wife is Catherine Backes, daughter of Mathias Backes and Catherine Trochur. Nicholas Closen son of Joseph was born in 1865 in Limestone township, Peoria, IL, his wife was Emma Monroe, daughter of William Monroe and Susan Bertel. Peter Bertel, Susan Scholl were Susan Bertel's parents. Other names William Marshman, of Iowa, son of Jacob Marshman and Tabitha Rainer.Francis Agustis Nace and Elsie Garrison, Elsie is the daughter of Lemuel Garrison and Mahala Payne.|
My Wife's familys include Thomas MontgomeryMuir, from Scotland, Michael Muir, George James Leonard Susan Orr, Eleanor Corrigan, Susan Jane Carl (PA).Adrian Hills, Fanny Mariah Lathrop, James Wood, Elizabeth Wilson.
Our lines from Norway are Sakarias Tormodsen Royr Iver Olsen Royr, Thora Jordet, Even Evensen. Edward Evans,