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Bio Photo Common sense and courtesy 'tips the scale' that a person should ask permission to reuse another person's work and you should include a credit by-line if that work is not YOUR original creation! Thank you Robertt John Chudek for letting me use this from your Bio.

Charles E.Freeman Writer Lawyer
Thank you for your attention to detail, and for a fairly accurate history of Dunn County!
Curtiss-Wedge, F.; Jones, Geo. O. (ed.) / History of Dunn County, Wisconsin(1925)

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Charles E. Freeman

Charles E. Freeman parents were Joel 'M. and Susan Jane (Moore) Freeman. The father was born in Vern-ont in 1818 and being one of a family of 13 children, he was obliged to begin work at a very early age and turn over his pay to his father's creditors until he was 18 years old... It
was in Hartford. Conn., on July 4, 1845, that he was married to Susan Jane Moore, who was born in that city in 1829... he followed various lines of work until 1864. On January 1, that year he enlisted in Company E, 12th Regt. Wis. Vol. Inf., and went out to fight for the Union. It was the last phase of his earthly career, for he never returned home but died in a hospital nearAtlanta, Ga.,

in July, 1864, at the age of about 46 years. His wife continued her residence in Delton rearing and educating her children. They had six in all, four of whom were living at the time of the father's death. The six were: Charles E., of Menomonie; Henry Rollin, who died in infancy; Rollin Henry, now of Miami,Fla.; Alice M., who is Mrs. Guy Pierce of Kilbourn City, Wis.; Frank, deceased,and Altha, who died young. The mother, Mrs. Susan Jane Freeman, lived to the good old age of past 80 years, when she died at Kilbourn City, Wis.

Charles E.Freeman acquired his early education ...At the end of that time he entered Eastman's Business College at Poughke...He then went to Madison, Wis., and entered the law school that is now a part of the university. He was a member of the class.that was graduated in 1871...It was in 1872 that he came to the city of Menomonie and engaged in the practice of law...For many years Mr. Freeman has taken a keen in-
terest in-the history of Dunn County and has spent both time and money in re-search work..As a historian he possesses a keen critical faculty,-perhaps due to his legal training-being quick to detect errors in previous statements, and being careful and thorough in his own methods of work. His position as attorney for The Knapp, Stout & Co.Company gave him a close insight into the affairs of that great lumber concern which was for more than half a century the mainspring of Dunn County life and activity, and the larger part of the article on that company published in Chapter X of this volume came originally from his pen. In it he has corrected ... " of his careful historical work is the article on" High School Sites" in Chapter XXI, and, in addition, many other articles on various subjects which are contained in this volume owe their accuracy and reliability to his careful revision...He has a comfortable residence at 1103 Eighth Street.

He was married June 1, 1871, at Kilbourn City, Wis., to Mary E. Barlow, who was born at Delevan, Wis., July 21, 1846. She was the daughter of Stephen S. Barlow and Ann M. Barlow. The Barlows were pioneer settlers of Wisconsin, they having come here before Wisconsin became a state. Mr. Barlow was well known throughout the state. He was its attorney general from 1869 to January, 1873.

Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Freeman became the parents of two children, Hessie B. and Charles Rollin. Hessie B., born Nov. 13, 1878, .. from a commercial college in Minneapolis. Charles Rollin, born Nov. 27, 1880, was graduated from the Menomonie High School with the class of 1899. In 1901 he entered the law department of the Wisconsin State University at Madi- son, from which he was graduated with the class of 1905...
Curtiss-Wedge, F.; Jones, Geo. O. (ed.) / History of Dunn County, Wisconsin (1925), pp. 255-256

I only add information when you send it through the edit in the upper right hand corner of the memorial.
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No i will not transfer a whole cemetery or all your relatives!
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Pictures are so much more fun than just names. Thank you to those of you who have added pictures and stories.
Thank you to all of you who have worked so hard and gathered so much information. Thank you for the many corrections and additions.

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If I die before Chris Falteisek (#48559303) please transfer my memorials to Chris!
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RE: Thank
You're welcome. It did turn out pretty good, didn't it.
Added by AJennett on Aug 16, 2016 10:48 PM
James Drake
I sent you the wrong link for James Drake's parents. please decline my edit! thanks
Added by RiverFallsHistory on Aug 06, 2016 12:26 AM
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agnes and Herbert
Sorry I am confused about the message you sent me on agnes and Herbert. Can you give me a bit more info so I can make the correction. Thanks
History seeker (Kathie)
Added by History Seeker on Aug 01, 2016 7:26 AM
Chris Falteisek
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Thanks for transferring my aunt & uncle's and other Falteisek cousins memorials. They are greatly appreciated and I've updated them... Chris
Added by Chris Falteisek on Jul 21, 2016 10:04 AM
Sharon and David Barr
Daniel Jenkins Find A Grave Memorial# 111755225
forgot to put Daniel's wife's memorial wife's Find A Grave Memorial# 111755238
Added by Sharon and David Barr on Jul 21, 2016 4:15 AM
Sharon and David Barr
Daniel Jenkins Find A Grave Memorial# 111755225
information for Daniel Jenkins Find A Grave Memorial# 111755225 Daniel Monroe Jenkins
b. 28 Aug 1858, Maiden Rock, Pierce, WI

d. 29 Oct 1937, Elmwood, Pierce, WI, age: 79

bur. 2 Nov 1937, Poplar Hill Cemetery, Rock Elm, WI

occ. Carpenter

Daniel married

Elmina "Mina" Amelia Crist
b. 30 Apr 1865, Indiana

d. 1 Jun 1941, Minneapolis, Hennepin,Minn., age: 76

bur. 3 Jun 1941, Poplar Hill Cem.,Rock Elm,WI

occ. Housewife

Children of Daniel and Elmina Jenkins

Anna May JENKINS(1883 - 16 Oct 1949) [Adopted]

Edna Loretta Jenkins-Parady(19 Apr 1884 - 6 Feb 1908) Find A Grave Memorial# 90330511

Charles Louis JENKINS(12 Mar 1886 - 7 Jan 1951)

Roy Clinton Jenkins(3 Oct 1888 - 3 Apr 1949) Find A Grave Memorial# 111755255

Ethel Mae JENKINS(31 Mar 1892 - 13 Oct 1981)

Edith Dell JENKINS(9 Dec 1894 - 2 Feb 1895)

Mary Eva JENKINS(9 Feb 1896 - 31 May 1985)

Leonard JENKINS(1897 - 1897)

Mabel Clare JENKINS(7 Apr 1898 - 19 Feb 1988)

Luella Velma JENKINS(25 Mar 1902 - 31 Aug 1982)

Clarence Walter JENKINS(24 Mar 1905 - 19 Sep 1985)
Added by Sharon and David Barr on Jul 21, 2016 4:07 AM
RE: hi
It looks like it went through Selah Strickland. some edits from Spring Lake Lutheran may have not though? not 100 percent sure.
Added by RiverFallsHistory on Jul 18, 2016 11:06 PM
I think I sent you some more today. going through Plum City Union now then I'll go through that book we seen and send you some dates and links next week there.
Added by RiverFallsHistory on Jul 13, 2016 7:51 PM
Carol Taylor-Lanza
Edward Gustav Meier
Noticed that there is a link to an Edward Meier as the father of Allison Reese Meier in Clearview Cemetery, Dunn County, Wisconsin. This Edward is mentioned as having no marker. The father of Allison is not buried in Clearview but is in Sacred Heart Cemetery in Pierce County, WI gave # 9324019 I you would please link this Edward Gustav Meier to Allison as his father and remove this other Edward Meier. I noticed lately that is linking to the wrong parents also. Edward is my husband's grandfather and Allison his uncle. Thank you so much.
Added by Carol Taylor-Lanza on Jun 28, 2016 7:31 PM
thanks for accepting my edits. I'm hopefully going to go through the rest of the cemeteries in Pierce county and do the same thing if I haven't done that cemetery before. You can expect more, and may already have a few pending yet. :D
Added by RiverFallsHistory on Jun 24, 2016 2:43 PM
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