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Melissa Korth (View posts)
Posted: 903009600000
Classification: Query
I'm looking for information on the Korth family in Wisconsin. I don't know wich County they live in our used to live in. I'f any one knows anything about the Korth's e-mail me or if anyone is willing to help me out it would be greatly appreciated.


Posted: 915969600000
Classification: Query
Edited: 993401965000

I also am researching the KORTH family. My
gggrandfather and his family came from jacobsdorf,
germany in 1878 and settled in Iron Ridge, WI
in Dodge County. E-Mail me if you see a connection
or need more information...sheril


crystal korth (View posts)
Posted: 1002517951000
Classification: Query
Surnames: ryan, roy, bill, ken, steve, ernest, ester, jackie, mona, kelly, heather, sonny, angela, derek, jerett, and luke
i'm not sure if you are still seeking information on korth's in wisconsin or not, but that is where my korth family is from. let me know.


Posted: 1358007663000
Classification: Query
Edited: 1358007729000
Surnames: Korth
My Korth fmaily is also from Wisconsin in the Fond du Lac area. They originally came from Germany. If anyone is able to assist, I am trying to locate some of the decendants. My grandfather was an only child and is now deceased, but my gret grandfather was one of 6 children and so I am trying to see if I can get more infomormation on the other children. Thanks


Posted: 1358630764000
Classification: Query
Korth Transfer
PO Box 99
E3981 W Hillpoint Rd
HillPoint, WI 53937
Office hours: 8am - 4pm
(800) 356 - 7722

This would be in Sauk County. Don't know if any Korths
Are still involved with above...


Posted: 1358680780000
Classification: Query
Hi blkbear, what is your great-grandfather's name, date of birth, siblings names, etc? I'm sure the forum can find out more if you'd like. Here are some Korths in Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin.

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Godfred Korth 68 born about 1872 in Germany
Amelia Korth 63 born about 1877 in Germany

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Herman Korth 62 b abt 1878 Germany, shade maker
Rose Korth 52 b abt 1888 Wisconsin
John Korth 26 born about 1914 in Wisconsin, attendant, filling station

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
William H Korth 47 born about 1893 Wisconsin
Anna Korth 43
Leone Korth 18
Evelyn Korth 16
Dorothy Korth 13
William Korth 7
Augusta Hageman 80, mother-in-law, born about 1860 Germany

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Albert J Korth 54 b 1886 Wisconsin, custodian
Ida Korth 60 b 1880 Wisconsin
Alfred E Korth
Esther R Korth
Evelyn Korth

Fairwater, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Herman Korth 59 b abt 1881 Iowa
Henriette 54 b abt 1886 Wisconsin
Mildruth Korth 28 b abt 1912 Wisconsin


Posted: 1358773481000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Korth, Frieburg
This is the correct census record for my grandfather John and his father. I was always told that his mother died when he was really young but everything I have been able to find shows his mother is Rose Frieburg, but the name Martha has been mentioned.

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Herman Korth 62 b abt 1878 Germany, shade maker
Rose Korth 52 b abt 1888 Wisconsin
John Korth 26 born about 1914 in Wisconsin, attendant, filling station

My great grandfather is Herman Wilhelm. He was born 25 Jun 1877 in Germany. We are pretty confident his father was John and Mother Mary.

His siblings I think are:


My dad has a recollection of having a great aunt named Otteleo and Laura, so I think this may be the right family.

My hope is to find some of the Korth descendents as there is limited information my dad got after his father died from their house.


Posted: 1358781927000
Classification: Query
oh, okay, so here's your family.

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
John Koart, 29
Mary, wife, 27
Herman, son, 2
All born in Prussia

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
John Korth 49, born June 1850 in Germany
Mary Korth 47, born Feb 1852 in Germnay, 10 children born, 6 are living (all 6 with her in census)
Herman Korth 21, born June 1878 in Germany
Emily Korth 17, born July 1882 in Wisconsin
Edward Korth 16, born Sep 1883 in Wisconsin
Albert Korth 14, born July 1885 in Wisconsin
Laura Korth 8, born Dec 1891 in Wisconsin
Ottelia Korth 4, born July 1895 in Wisconsin

Herman in a jeweler and still with his parents in 1905.

1910 Mary listed as a widow in 1910 census in Fond du Lac. Name transcribed as Roeth.

Herman Korth married Rose in 1918; he is an alchemist helper in Fond du Lac.

1920 Mary Korth is living in Fond Du Lac with daughters Ottelia and Laura; Laura married to Earl Webster.

1920 Herman, a machinist, wife Rose, and his son John, age 5, are also in Fond du Lac. 1930 Herman, an appraiser at a jewelry shop, still with Rose and John. 1940 as posted.
Posted: 1361290026000
Classification: Query
Hello, my husband and I are remodeling our house in fond u lac, wi. While demoing we found an old letter from a previous owner dating back from 1940. The name was Albert Korth. I don't know if this is helpful, but I thought I would share.


Posted: 1361293547000
Classification: Query
Amazing! And how very kind of you to post this.

I hope the Korth family will see this. (I am a volunteer researcher, not related.) The Albert Korth at that address (your home) is the brother of Herman W. Korth, great-grandfather of blkbear81.

Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
Address: 574 Emma Street <----------------
Albert J Korth 54 b about 1886 Wisconsin, custodian, public school
Ida Korth 60 wife b about 1880 Wisconsin
Alfred E Korth 26
Esther R Korth 23
Evelyn Korth 21
Residence in 1935: same house (a question on the 1940 census)

You can see the original handwritten census record by clicking "Search" at the top of this page. Select 1940 census (free). In 1880 Albert's parents John and Mary Korth lived at 217 Franklin in Fond du Lac.
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