Third Generation

23. Henry John RENTSCHLER was born in Bissell, Sangamon Co, IL 25 Apr 1865. Bissell was known as German Prairie. He died 1 Dec 1937 in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL. His body was interred in Riverside Cemetery, Sangamon Co, IL.

He married Susie L. DONNAN. Susie was born in Nevada City, Nevada Co, CA 26 Apr 1865, the daughter of Peter DONNAN and Susan FARLEMANN. She died 30 Mar 1937 in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL. Her body was interred in Riverside Cemetery, Sangamon Co, IL.
Henry's occupation: Farmer / Auctioneer.

Henry John RENTSCHLER and Susie L. DONNAN had the following children:

 
80. ` Fannie Ophelia RENTSCHLER was born in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL 13 Dec 1886. She died 29 Nov 1974 in Paradise, Butte Co, CA. Her body was interred in Illini Cemetery, Warrensburg, Macon Co, IL. She married William K. SIX. William was born in Bluffs, Scott Co, IL 20 Feb 1880, the son of James and Louisa SIX. He died 15 Sep 1952 in Decatur, Macon Co, IL. His body was interred in Illini Cemetery, Warrensburg, Macon Co, IL. Fannie and William had one child.
 
81. ii. Carrie Louella RENTSCHLER was born in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL circa 1889. She died 2 Feb 1974 in El Monte, Los Angeles Co, CA. Her body was interred in Rose Hills Park in Whittier, Los Angeles Co, CA. She married twice. She married Rutherford Sylvester PETTIT 12 Jan 1914. Rutherford was born 20 Oct 1877. He died 18 Mar 1935. She married Frank REISS 2 Aug 1947. Carrie and Rutherford had two children.
 
82. iii. Wilmer Fred RENTSCHLER was born in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL 9 Mar 1891. He died 10 Jun 1957 at Billings Hospital in Chicago, Cook Co, IL. His body was interred in Riverside Cemetery, Sangamon Co, IL. He married Myrtle M. HUGHES 2 Nov 1911. Myrtle was born in Golden, IL 21 Jul 1891. She died 5 Mar 1976 in Lincoln, Logan Co, IL. Her body was interred in Riverside Cemetery, Sangamon Co, IL. Wilmer's occupation: Farmer / Auctioneer. Wilmer and Myrtle had one child.
 
83. iv. Katherine Myrtle RENTSCHLER was born in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL 27 Jun 1893. She died 11 Jun 1977 in Decatur, Macon Co, IL. Her body was interred in Riverside Cemetery, Sangamon Co, IL. She married Wilbur 'Russell' JOHNSTON in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL, 7 Mar 1916. Wilbur was born in Illiopolis, Sangamon Co, IL 7 Mar 1892, the son of James JOHNSTON. He died 3 Sep 1983 in Springfield, Sangamon Co, IL. His body was interred in Riverside Cemetery, Sangamon Co, IL. Katherine and Wilbur had two children.
 

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