Bio: Schober, John Nep & Wilhelmina / Wilhelmine

Transcriber: Stan


Surnames: Schober, Mahler, MahlaWaseha, Hermank, Labyak, Nywski, Novachek, Trebneck, Maxfield


----Sources: Wisconsin & Michigan Marriage Records, Jantsch Photo Album, Military Records


John and Wilhelmine Schrober are both buried in the Dorchester Memorial Cemetery, Dorchester, Clark County, Wisconsin.  He was born 5 Sep 1854 and died at the age of fifty-nine, 9 Jun 1913.  She was born 5 Mar 1858 and died 28 Sep 1908 at the age of fifty.


1882 Schober Family Photo

(back) Mary, Wilhelmine, John Schober

(fore front) Mary Herman



1905 Wisconsin State Census, Mayville, Clark, Wisconsin, Family 43, Pg. 278, Line 56


John Schober, white, married male
Marital Status: Married
Parent 1 Birthplace: Bohemia
Parent 2 Birthplace: Bohemia

Household Members
Head John Schober M 52y Bohemia
Wife Wilhelmina Schober F 47y Bohemia, parents b. Bohemia
Son Louis Schober M 15y Wisconsin
Son Wilhelem S Schober M 13y Wisconsin
Son Arthur A Schober M 4y Wisconsin


1910 Federal Census, Mayville, Clark, Wisconsin, United States, District: 32, Family 97


John Schober, white married (widowed?) male
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1910
Birthplace: Austria
Immigration Year: 1882
Father's Birthplace: Austria
Mother's Birthplace: Austria

Household Members
Head John Schober M 57 Austria
Son Louis Schober M 19 (1891) Wisconsin
Son William Schober M 17 Wisconsin


1917-1918 World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, Flint City no 2, Michigan, United States


Louis S. Chober, Auto Firial? Assembly, 15 W. A. Paterson Co.
Single male, medium height & build, blue eyes, black hair
Natural born, 10 Augl 1891
Birthplace: Dorchester, Wisconsin, United States
Nationality: United States
Affiliate Publication Title: World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards


1917-1918 World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards. Ontonagon County, Michigan, United States


Sylvester William Schober, machinist
Single Male, Medium height, stout build, blue eyes, dark hair with no balding
Birth Date: 31 Dec 1892 (natural born)

Address: Ontonagon Michigan
Birthplace: Dorchester, Wisconsin, United States
Nationality: United States

Michigan Marriage Records


Wm. Schober, 30 years (1894)
Birthplace: Dorchester, Wisconsin
Spouse's Name: Helen Novachek
Spouse's Age (Expanded): 25 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1899
Spouse's Birthplace: Dorchester, Wis.
Event Date: 25 Augl 1924
Event Place: Flint, Genesee, Michigan
Father's Name: John Schober
Mother's Name: Mary Willimen
Spouse's Father's Name: John Novachek
Spouse's Mother's Name: Mary Trebneck


Louis Schober, 28 years (1891)
Birthplace: Dorchester, Wis.
Spouse's Name: Ella Maxfield
Spouse's Age (Expanded): 18 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1901
Spouse's Birthplace: Ewen, Mich.
Event Date: 10 May 1919
Event Place: Rockland Township, Ontonagon, Michigan
Father's Name: John Schober
Mother's Name: Wilhelmine Amala
Spouse's Father's Name: James Maxfield
Spouse's Mother's Name: ... Prohaski


Michigan Death Records


Jennie C Labyak
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 03 Jan 1935
Event Place: Flint, Genesee, Michigan, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 47
Marital Status: Married
Birth Date: 20 Feb 1887
Birthplace: Dorchester, Wisconsin
Birth Year (Estimated): 1888
Father's Name: John Schober
Mother's Name: Wilhemina Maler


Wisconsin Marriage Records


Joseph Schober
Spouse's Name: Caroline Waseha
Event Date: 23 Sep 1903
Event Place: Marathon, Wisconsin
Father's Name: John Schober
Mother's Name: Wilhilmina Mahler
Spouse's Father's Name: Martin Waseha
Spouse's Mother's Name: Hermanik


Stephen L. Labyak
Birthplace: Germany, Poland
Spouse's Name: Wilhelmina Anne Schober
Spouse's Birthplace: Mayville, Clark Co.
Event Date: 23 May 1906
Event Place: Clark, Wisconsin
Father's Name: Stephen Labyak
Mother's Name: Francis Nywski
Spouse's Father's Name: John Schober
Spouse's Mother's Name: Wilhelmina Mahler
Race: White
Spouse's Race: White


John Henry Schober
Age (Expanded): 38 years
Birth Year: 1878
Birthplace: Germany
Spouse's Name: Amelia Smydra
Spouse's Age (Expanded): 28 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1888
Spouse's Birthplace: Ontonagon, Mich.
Event Date: 16 Augl 1916
Event Place: Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan
Father's Name: John Schober
Mother's Name: Wilhelmina Mahla
Spouse's Father's Name: Martin S.
Spouse's Mother's Name: Unknown


1930 Federal Census, Ontonagon, Ontonagon, Michigan, United States, District: 0010, Family 371, Line 56

John Schober (son of John & Wilhelmina)
Birthplace: Germany
Immigration Year: 1878
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Birthplace: Germany

Household Members
Head John Schober M 52 Germany
Wife Amelia Schober F 39 Michigan
Daughter Wilhelmine Schober F 12 Michigan
Daughter Elaine Schober F 10 Michigan
Son John Schober Jr. M 6 Michigan
Daughter Elizebeth Schober F 5 Michigan





Greenwood, Smith Miller Farm
Contact: Jane Braun


Janet,  I believe the property is owned by Mrs. Ronald Kitzhaber. Bernie lived northeast of town, Ronnie lived 1 mile north.  Jane



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