|My name is Laureen Riesenberg-Turner.My father was William Patrick Riesenberg born 7/27/1915 died 3/17/1979.His father was Felix Riesenberg born in Milwaukee, WI in 1879 and died NY 1939.His mother was Maude Margaret Conroy born 7/4/1888 in County Cork Ireland township of Kobh died in 1953 in NY.Her father was Frank Conroy and her brother was Bernard Conroy.Her mom was Maude Lynch and was born in the USA. She came to the US in early 1900's and went to Bernard College in New York.I am trying to find any info on her mother and father in Ireland.|
I am also trying to find out about the German side of the family.My grandfather was Felix Riesenberg, his dad was William Riesenberg who was born in or near Hanover, Germany.His brother's were Adolph and Harry.Harry died in St. Louis in about 1906.Adolph died in November 1939, the same month as Felix.Their dad was John or Georg Riesenberg and their mom was Ida Koch.
Felix's mom was Emily Schorb.She was born in Milwaukee, WI.Her mom was Barbara Kleinhans, born in the Baden area and her family had an inn near the German/Swiss border.Her dad was John Schorb, born in the Baden area of Germany.He moved to the US in about 1850 and served in the Union during the Civil War.
I would appreciate any help if someone has info on any of my family members and their info.