Martha & Karl August Schwarz

I. Martha Reiff (tenth child of Reinhold Reiff and Magdalene Killing Reiff) was born January 24, 1881. Died November 14, 1945 at her home in Gypsum, Kansas. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Married Karl August Schwarz October 15, 1899. August was born February 5, 1872. Died September 4, 1964. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Esther Fredricka Schwarz June 3, 1901
2. William Reinhold Schwarz April 19, 1904
3. Elsie Magdalene Schwarz January 3, 1907
4. Augusta Grace Schwartz October 22. 1915
Raised their niece Mary Gardner.

II. Esther Schwarz (first child of Martha Reiff Schwarz and August Schwarz) was born June 3, 1901. Esther died October 21, 1996. Burial Halstead Cemetery Halstead, Kansas.
Married Jacob G. Krauss November 3, 1925. Jacob was born October 27, 1888. Died March 11, 1977. Burial Halstead Cemetery Halstead, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Maxine Ruth Krauss July 6, 1927
2. William Edward Krauss October 20, 1928
3. Virginia Mae Krauss November 23, 1929
4. Faye Margaret Krauss October 15, 1931
5. Karl Frederick Krauss September 23, 1933
6. Kenneth Eugene Krauss March 23, 1935
7. Carolyn Joyce Krauss February 26, 1939
8. Doris Marie Krauss April 17, 1941

II. William (Bill) R Schwarz (second child of Martha Reiff Schwarz and August Schwarz) was born April 19, 1904.
Married Alta Spellman November 3, 1925. Martha was born August 29, 1907. Died July 7, 1989. Burial Gypsum Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Dixie Jean Schwarz October 29, 1926
2. Shirley An Schwarz May 27, 1928
3. Billie Jo Schwarz May 9, 1935

II. Elsie Magdalene Schwarz (third child of Martha Reiff Schwarz and August Schwarz) was born January 3, 1907. Died February 19, 2011. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Married Ernest E Thiel June 6, 1934. Born December 28, 1896. Died October 15, 1970. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Marthane (Marty) Leon Thiel February 25, 1936
2. Thurston Thad Thiel September 29, 1937
3. Duane Edgar Thiel October 1, 1939
4. Russel Ernest Thiel December 5, 1945

II. Augusta Grace Schwarz (fourth child of Martha Reiff Schwarz and August Schwarz) was born October 22, 1915. Died September 30, 2005. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Married Emanuel O Nilson September 15, 1983. Born April 9, 1913. Died June 18, 1993. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Arthur (Art) Emanuel Nilson November 2, 1940
2. Dorothy Ann Nilson August 13, 1943
3. Eugene August Nilson March 13, 1947
4. Martha Joan Nilson January 19, 1947

III. Maxine Ruth Krauss (first child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born July 6, 1927. Died September 16, 2019. Burial Hillside Cemetery Sedgwick, Kansas.
Married Clarence Shirk June 2, 1968.

III. William Edward Krauss (second child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born October 20, 1928. Died January 26, 2001. Burial Halstead Cemetery Halstead, Kansas.

III. Virginia Mae Krauss (third child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born November 23, 1929.
Married Harold (Gene) Eugene Miller August 27, 1950. Gene was born January 16, 1926. Died January 7, 1977. Burial Mount Hope Cemetery Topeka, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Sharon Ann Miller September 20, 1951
2. Robert Eugene Miller August 16, 1953
3. Ronald (Ronnie) Fay Miller December 20, 1954

III. Faye Margaret Krauss (fourth child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born October 15, 1931.
Married Frank Rannolet May 30, 1975.
Children born:
1. Nancy Esther Rannolet November 7, 1976

III. Karl Fredrick Krauss (fifth child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born September 23, 1933.
Married Dorothy Hahn May 20, 1955.
Children born:
1. Bethene Kay Krauss November 15, 1957
2. Alan Leroy Krauss December 9, 1969

III. Kenneth Eugene Krauss (sixth child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born March 23, 1935. Died April 21, 2014. Burial Halstead Cemetery Halstead, Kansas.
Married Jessie Smith March 1, 1958.
Children born:
1. Karen Joyce Krauss August 28, 1964
2. Russell Eugene Krauss August 16, 1968

III. Carolyn Joyce Krauss (seventh child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born February 26, 1939.

III. Doris Marie Krauss (eighth child of Esther Schwarz Krauss and Jacob Krauss) was born April 17, 1941.
Married Bill Kolb Junior July 19, 1963.
Children born:
1. Kathy Joy Kolb September 27, 1968
2. Karen Joan Kolb April 15, 1970
3. Keven John Kolb July 16, 1972
4. Kurtis Jacob Kolb September 13, 1979
5. Janelle Christine Kolb November 13, 1980

III. Dixie Jean Schwarz (first child of William Schwarz and Alta Spellman Schwarz) was born October 29, 1926.
Married William Ralph Cheney October 6, 1947. Divorced.
Children born:
1. Cynthia Ann Cheney September 19, 1953
2. William Ralph Cheney Junior May 15, 1959
Married Bob Anderson July 17, 1976. Died April 12, 1977.
Married Kenneth C Shoopman May 1, 1980.

III. Shirley Ann Schwarz (second child of William Schwarz and Alta Spellman Schwarz) was born May 27, 1928. Died July 24, 2012. Burial Roselyn Memorial Park Cemetery Salina, Kansas.
Married Marion Francis Keeler September 1, 1949. Born February 29, 1924. Died September 26, 2007. Burial Roselyn Memorial Park Cemetery Salina, Kansas.
Children born:
1. William Francis Keeler December 29, 1949
2. Brian Lee Keeler February 25, 1952
3. Bradley Lynn Keeler December 13, 1953

III. Billie Jo Schwarz (third child of William Schwarz and Alta Spellman Schwarz) was born May 9, 1955.
Married Noel Stephenson August 7, 1955.
Children born:
1. Craig Joel Stephenson September 26, 1957
2. Chris Edward Stephenson March 1, 1959
3. Cathy Dawn Stephenson July 17, 1961

III. Marthane (Marty) Leon Thiel (first child of Elsie Schwarz Thiel and Ernest Thiel) was born February 25, 1936. Died February 2, 2011. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas. Never married.

III. Thurston Thad Thiel (second child of Elsie Schwarz Thiel and Ernest Thiel) was born September 29, 1937.
Married Mary Carolyn Holbrook May 21, 1960.
Children born:
1. Rebecca (Becky) Lynn Thiel June 20, 1965
2. Andrew (Andy) Kurtus Thiel September 10, 1978

III. Duane Edger Thiel (third child of Elsie Schwarz Thiel and Ernest Thiel) was born October 1, 1939.
Married Judith (Judy) Bower June 12, 1964. Born February 14, 1940. Died April 21, 2020. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Children born:
1. Jo Dee Thiel September 28, 1967
2. Christine Ann Thiel Septemer 25, 1970

III. Russel Ernest Thiel (fourth child of Elsie Schwarz Thiel and Ernest Thiel) was born December 5, 1945.
Married Rae Ann Swenson November 27, 1970.
Children born:
1. Matthew Ernest Thiel June 14, 1974
2. Kiel David Thiel July 30, 1977

III. Arthur (Art) Emanuel Nilson (first child of Augusta Schwarz Nilson and Emanuel Nilson) was born November 21, 1940.
Married May Anna Machetta February 1 1964.
Children born:
1. David Tyler Nilson December 28, 1964
2. Tasha Dawn Nilson July 11, 1968
3. Daniel Thane Nilson October 6, 1974

III. Dorothy Ann Nilson (second child of Augusta Schwarz Nilson and Emanuel Nilson) was born August 13, 1943.
Marrie Richard Lewis Eppler August 6, 1966.
Children born:
1. Brent Eric Eppler August 21, 1968
2. Sarah Eileen Eppler October 29, 1971

III. Eugene August Nilson (third child of Augusta Schwarz Nilson and Emanuel Nilson) was born March 13, 1945.
Married Judy Ann Elliott December 29, 1966.
Children born:
1. Jennifer Lynn Nilson January 2, 1972
2. Brian Eugene Nilson March 10, 1979

III. Joan Nilson (fourth child of Augusta Schwarz Nilson and Emanuel Nilson) was born January 19, 1947.
Married Walter Arrasmith October 5, 1968.
Children born:
1. Scott Erwin Arrasmith September 19, 1969
2. Michelle Lynn Arrasmith March 14, 1971
3. Mark Benjamin Arrrasmith July 7, 1972

IV. Sharon Ann Miller (first child of Virginia Krauss Miller and Harold Miller) was born September 20, 1951.
Married Lyn Rowe March 5, 1972.
Children born:
1. Mark Lyn Rowe December 3, 1972
2. Ronald Eugene Rowe January 18, 1974
3. Brian Dale Rowe April 18, 1980

IV. Robert Eugene Miller (second child of Virginia Krauss Miller and Harold Miller) was born August 16, 1953.
Married Jan Goodin November 25, 1973.
Children born:
1. Amy Jennette Miller January 24, 1975

IV. Ronald (Ronnie) Fay Miller (third child of Virginia Krauss Miller and Harold Miller) was born December 20, 1954.
Married Cheryl Moore October 26, 1974.
Children born:
1. Michelle Miller November 28, 1979

IV. Nancy Esther Rannolet (first child of Faye Margaret Krauss Ronnolet and Frank Rannolet Junior) was born November 7, 1976.

IV. Bethene Kay Krauss (first child of Karl Krauss and Dorothy Hahn Krauss) was born November 15, 1957.
Married Floyd Koehn October 8, 1976.
Children born:
1. Quintin Ray Koehn March 9, 1979
2. Kendall Dean Koehn May 25, 1982

IV. Alan Leroy Krauss (second child of Karl Krauss and Dorothy Hahn Krauss) was born December 19, 1969.

IV. Karen Joyce Krauss (first child of Kenneth Krauss and Jessie Smith Krauss) was born August 28, 1964.

IV. Russel Eugene Krauss (second child of Kenneth Krauss and Jessie Smith Krauss) was born August 16, 1968.

IV. Kathy Joy Kolb (first child of Doris Krauss Kolb and Bill Kolb Junior) was born September 27, 1968.

IV. Keren Joan Kolb (second child of Doris Krauss Kolb and Bill Kolb Junior) was born April 15, 1970.

IV. Keven John Kolb (third child of Doris Krauss Kolb and Bill Kolb Junior) was born July 16, 1972.

IV. Kurtis Jacob Kolb (fourth child of Doris Krauss Kolb and Bill Kolb Junior) was born September 13, 1979.

IV. Janelle Christine Kolb (fifth child of Doris Krauss Kolb and Bill Kolb Junior) was born November 13, 1980.

IV. Cynthia Ann Cheney (first child of Dixie Schwarz Cheney and William Cheney) was born September 19, 1953.
Married Terry Henderson July 15, 1972.
Children born:
1. Christopher Brian Henderson April 1, 1975

IV. William Ralph Cheney Junior (second child of Dixie Schwarz Cheney and William Cheney) was born May 15, 1959.
Married Sheir Powell March 20, 1982.

IV. William Francis Keeler (first child of Shirley Schwarz Keeler and Marion Keeler) was born December 29, 1949.
Married Marilyn Bentz August 9, 1970.
Children born:
1. Cherrie Lynn Keeler February 23, 1971
Married Patricia Casey March 23, 1979.

IV. Brian Lee Keeler (second child of Shirley Schwarz Keeler and Marion Keeler) was born February 25, 1952.
Married Sally Stock May 11, 1974.

IV. Bradley Lynn Keeler (third child of Shirley Schwarz Keeler and Marion Keeler) was born December 13, 1953.
Married Nell Runquist November 30, 1974.
Children born:
1. Becky Danae Keeler February 11, 1977
2. Marci Anne Keeler February 19, 1979

IV. Craig Joel Stevenson (first child of Billie Jo Schwarz and Noel Stephenson) was born September 26, 1957.
Married Michelle Kathleen Worman August 14, 1982.

IV. Chris Edward Stephenson (second child of Billie Jo Schwarz and Noel Stephenson) was born March 1, 1959.

IV. Cathy Dawn Stephenson (third child of Billie Jo Schwarz and Noel Stephenson) was born July 17, 1961.
Married RicK Gayle Lister October 17, 1981.

IV. Rebecca (Becky) Lynn Thiel (first child of Thurston Thiel and Carolyn Holbrook Thiel) was born June 20, 1965.

IV. Andrew (Andy) Kurtus Thiel (second child of Thurston Thiel and Carolyn Holbrook Thiel) was born September 10, 1978.

IV. Jo Dee Thiel (first child of Duane Thiel and Judy Bowers Thiel) was born September 28, 1967.
Married Mike Westbrook
Children born:
1. Lucas Westbrook
2. Allison Westbrook
3. Molly Westbrook

IV. Christine Ann Thiel (second child of Duane Thiel and Judy Bowers Thiel) was born September 25, 1970.
Married Jeff Stewart.
Children born:
1. Taylor Stewart
2. Brock Stewart

IV. Matthew Ernest Thiel (first child of Russel Thiel and Rae Ann Swenson Thiel) was born November 27, 1970.

IV. Kiel David Thiel (second child of Russel Thiel and Rae Ann Swenson Thiel) was born July 30, 1977.

IV. David Tyler Nilson (first child of Art Nilson and Mary Anna Machetta Nilson) was born December 28, 1964.

IV. Tasha Dawn Nilson (second child of Art Nilson and Mary Anna Machetta Nilson) was born July 11, 1968.
Marrried ?? Trout.

IV. Daniel Thayne Nilson (third child of Art Nilson and Mary Anna Machetta Nilson) was born October 6, 1974. Died March 23, 2019. Burial Temple Church Cemetery Gypsum, Kansas.
Married Renee Lynn Healy July 4, 1995. Born July 29,
Children born:
1. Katherine Nilson May 20, 2001
2. Connor Nilson July 26, 2006

IV. Brent Eric Eppler (first child of Dorothy Nilson and Richard Eppler) was born August 21, 1968.

IV. Sarah Eileen Eppler (second child of Dorothy Nilson and Richard Eppler) was born October 20, 1971.

IV. Jennifer Lynn Nilson (first child of Eugene Nilson and Judy Elliott Nilson) was born January 2, 1972.

IV. Brian Eugene Nilson (second child of Eugene Nilson and Judy Elliott Nilson) was born March 10, 1979.

IV. Scott Erwin Arrasmith (first child of Joan Nilson Arrasmith and Walter (Walt) Arrasmith) was born September 19, 1969.

IV. Michelle Lynn Arrasmith (second child of Joan Nilson Arrasmith and Walter (Walt) Arrasmith) was born March 4, 1971

IV. Mark Benjamin Arrasmith (third child of Joan Nilson Arrasmith and Walter (Walt) Arrasmith) was born July 7, 1972.

V. Amy Jennette Miller (first child of Robert Miller and Jan Goodin Miller) was born January 24, 1975.

V. Michelle Miller (first child of Ronald Miller and Cheryl Moore Miller) was born November 28, 1979.

V. Mark Lyn Rowe (first child of Sharon Miller Rowe and Lyn Rowe) was born December 3, 1972.

V. Ronald Eugene Rowe (second child of Sharon Miller Rowe and Lyn Rowe) was born January 18, 1974.

V. Brian Dale Rowe (third child of Sharon Miller Rowe and Lyn Rowe) was born April 8, 1980.

V. Quintin Ray Koehn (first child of Bethene Krauss Koehn and Floyd Koehn) was born October 8, 1976.

V. Kendall Dean Koehn (second child of Bethene Krauss Koehn and Floyd Koehn was born D
May 25, 1982.

V. Christopher Brian Henderson (first child of Cynthia Cheney Henderson and Terry Henderson) was born April 1, 1975.

V. Cherrie Lynn Keeler (first child of William Keeler and Marilyn Bentz Keeler) was born February 23, 1971.

V. Becky Danae Keeler (first had of Bradley Keeler and LaNell Renquist Keeler) was born February 11, 1977.

V. Marci Anne Keeler (second child of Bradley Keeler and LaNell Renquist Keeler) was born February 19, 1979.

V. Katherine Nilson (first child of Daniel Nilson and Renee Healey Nilson) was born May 20, 2001.
Married Jordan Howard April 24, 2021. Born February 9, 1998.

V. Connor Nilson (second child of Daniel Nilson and Renee Healey Nilson) was born July 26, 2006.