|Posted By:||Carol Page Tilson|
|Subject:||Fred Klaus & Martha Austria, Winneconne|
|Post Date:||April 28, 2006 at 04:24:36|
|Forum:||Winnebago County, WI Genealogy Forum|
From "Oshkosh Daily Northwestern" [Oshkosh, Winnebago Co., WI], 25 Jun 1957:
WINNECONNE -- A family gathering at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Klaus, Sunday, marked the observance of their 60th wedding anniversary.
Present for the occasion were their three sons and families, Mr. and Mrs. Carlton Klaus, Indianapolis, Ind.; Mr. and Mrs. Walter Klaus and Carlton, Walter and Sylvia, Clintonville; and Mr. and Mrs. Roland Klaus, Edgerton, with daughter, Mrs. Ray Person of Denver, Colo. and daughter and husband, Mr. and Mrs. Norb Mayer of Pewaukee. The Mayer's three children were also present, making up the fourth generation.
The anniversary couple also has one daughter, Marjorie, now Mrs. William D. Foote of San Marino, Calif., who, with her husband and two children was unable to attend.
Fred Klaus Jr. and the former Martha Austria were married June 23, 1897 in Winneconne at the home of Mrs. Klaus' parents and have resided here since, the last 57 years at their present home.