Posted By:Robert Arens
Subject:Re: Dreesen/Thoene Families
Post Date:March 24, 2008 at 16:01:14
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Forum:Cedar County, NE Genealogy Forum
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Faith, here's a bit more:

The ninth and last child of the family, Odilia (Arens), was born on November 28, 1840, On June 21, 1866, Odilia married Frank A. Thoene in Detroit, Michigan. She died on March 6, 1911, in Bow Valley, Nebraska. Her husband, Frank A. Thoene,was born on Nov 22, 1834; he died on March 23, 1912. Their son, Henry Thoene, lived from September 21, 1879 until November 28, 1948. He married Mary Bonertz Sudbeck who lived from July 30, 1883 until December 11, 1965. They had four children: Theodore Thoene, born March 26, 1918, and married Marilyn Roha; Melvin Thoene, born July 29, 1919, and married Alma Pinkelman; Odilia Thoene, born May 21, 1921, and married Clifford Blair; and Cyril Thoene born September 30, 1922, remained single and was killed during WorldWar II on July 18, 1942.