Husband: John Nicklas (1 2 3 4)
Born: 26 Jun 1839 in Monroe Co., IL
Married: 29 Apr 1870 in Lafayette County, Wisconsin (20)
Died: 27 Jan 1914
Father: John George Nicklas
Mother: Anna Catharine Betsch
Spouses:
Wife: Amelia Kreutz (5 6 7)
Born: 05 Apr 1843 in Germany
Died: 27 Apr 1899
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01 (F): Wilhelmina Nicklas (8)
Born: 01 Apr 1871 in WI
Died: 08 Dec 1943
Spouses: August Gotlieb Werk
02 (F): Anna Matilda Nicklas (9 10)
Born: 08 Dec 1872 in WI
Died:
Spouses: Richard Hertel
03 (M): George Henry Nicklas (11)
Born: 30 Dec 1874 in WI
Died: 08 Jun 1884
Spouses:
04 (F): Amelia Katharine Nicklas (12 13)
Born: 31 Aug 1877 in WI
Died:
Spouses: Charles Oscar Melcher
05 (M): John Albert Nicklas (14 15 16 17)
Born: 03 Jan 1880 in WI
Died: 23 Dec 1972 in Shullsberg, Lafayette, Wisconsin (18)
Spouses:
06 (F): Caroline Elizabeth Nicklas (19)
Born: 08 Jun 1884
Died: 29 Oct 1916
Spouses:
Additional Information

John Nicklas:

Notes:

John and Anna Nicklas's fourth child was John Nicklas, born 26 June 1839 in Monroe County, Illinois. He married Amelia Kreutz in 1870 in Wisconsin. They had six children, two boys and four girls, with many descendants in Iowa. Their youngest daughter committed suicide by throwing herself down a well.

(05) John Albert Nicklas:

Notes:

In Sept 1918 John is living and farming in Schullsberg, Lafayette Co., WI per WWI draft Registration.

per 1920 census he is single (Nicklos)

(06) Caroline Elizabeth Nicklas:

Cause of Death: suicide

Notes:

Caroline was born the day her brother George died.

Caroline committed suicide by throwing herself into a well.

Footnotes
  1. Census, Federal - 1860 - Grant Co, WI, Smelzer Grove, Ancestry p. 4 & 5 of 25.

    Line 34

    George Nicklas age 54 Farmer real value $3000 personal $725 b. Hesse Darmstadt
    Catharine 52 "
    John 21 IL
    Catherine 18 "
    George, Jr 16 "
    William 16 "
    Caroline 12 WI
    Jacob 8 "

  2. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  3. Census, Federal - 1850 - Grant Co, WI, Eastern District, Ancestry p. 99 of 218.

    Geo. Nicklas age 44 b. Ger
    Catharine " 42 "
    Peter " 16 Penn
    Elizabeth " 14 "
    John " 11 Ill
    Catharine " 8 "
    Geo. " 6 "
    Wm. " 4 "
    Caroline " 2 Wisc

  4. Census, Federal - 1880 - LaFayette Co., WI, Shullsburg, Ancestry p. 39 of 40.
    (16 Jun 1980)

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  5. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  6. White, Addie - Photo Album.
  7. Census, Federal - 1880 - LaFayette Co., WI, Shullsburg, Ancestry p. 39 of 40.

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  8. Ibid., Ancestry p. 39 of 40.

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  9. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  10. Census, Federal - 1880 - LaFayette Co., WI, Shullsburg, Ancestry p. 39 of 40.

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  11. Ibid., Ancestry p. 39 of 40.

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  12. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  13. Census, Federal - 1880 - LaFayette Co., WI, Shullsburg, Ancestry p. 39 of 40.

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  14. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  15. World War I Draft Registration.
  16. Census, Federal - 1880 - LaFayette Co., WI, Shullsburg.

    Line 13 dwelling 389

    Nicholis, John age 40 OCC: Farming IL GER GER
    Amelia 37 GER GER GER
    Wilemina 9 WI IL GER
    Matilda 7 same
    Geo 5 "
    Amelia 3 "
    John 5/12 "

  17. Census, Federal 1910, St Charles, Floyd, Iowa.

    Name: John Nicklav
    [John Heckler]
    [John Nicklas]
    Age in 1910: 30
    Birth Year: abt 1880
    Birthplace: Wisconsin
    Home in 1910: St Charles, Floyd, Iowa
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Hired Man
    Marital Status: Single
    Father's Birthplace: Illinois
    Mother's Birthplace: Germany
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Household Members: Name Age
    Charles Melaker 32
    Amelia Melaker 32
    Meloin Melaker 5
    Elsie Melaker 4
    Raymond Melaker 3
    Howard Melaker 0
    [1/12]
    John Nicklav 30

  18. Social Security Death Index.
  19. Sophia Nicklas Driskill, Nicklas Family History (copied & dispersed by the author, Yukon, OK 6/18/1986).
  20. Wisconsin index of Marriages before1907, Vol 1, p. 412.
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