Response--BioA: Quast, Joseph (1888 - 1938)

Contact: Crystal Wendt



I had found the following information. If you don't understand something, don't be afraid to ask.

Jefferson County Birth Index:

Joseph Quast born 3 Aug. 1857 -- Jefferson County, Reel 0085; Record 002331 Joseph M. Quast born 24 Aug. 1901 -- Jefferson County, Reel 0089; Record 001566 Hugo [index with no first name] Quast born 20 Aug. 1893 -- Jefferson County, Reel 0088; Record 000518


Jefferson County Death Index:

Joseph M. Quest died 8 Feb. 1902 -- Jefferson County, Vol 2; Reel 038 Mary Quest died 16 Sept. 1901 -- Jefferson County, Vol 2; Reel 038


Jefferson County Marriage Index:

Quast, Joseph married 3 July 1888 -- Jefferson County, Vol 4; Page 0024


Wisconsin WWI Registration Cards 01917 - 1918

Hugo John Quast born 20 Aug. 1893; Registration place Clark County, Wis.


1900 Wisconsin, Jefferson County, Aztalan

Quast, Joseph (head) born Aug. 1857 age?, married 12 years, birth place Wis., father & mother birth place Germany, occupation farmer

Caroline (wife) born Mar 1867, age 33, married 12 years, 5 kids, 5 living, birth place Wis., father & mother birth place Germany

Agnes (daug.) born Sept. 1889, age 10, birth place Wis.

Esther (daug.) born July 1891, age 8, birth place Wis.

Hugo (son) born Aug. 1893, age 6, birth place Wis.

Edna (daug.) born April. 1896, age 4, birth place Wis.

Mary (daug.) born Jan. 1899 age ??, birth place Wis.

Fisher, Ewald (nephew) born Feb. 1884, age 16, birth place Wis, father birth place New York, mother birth place Wis.

ED 133, Images 5 & 6, Sheets 3-A & 3-B, Lines 50-57, Date 7 June 1900


Joseph Quast obituary is listed under the obituaries on the ALHN site; death year is 1942. Note the marriage death is wrong in this obituary. The date listed is the anniversary date.

Agnes Quast marriage announcement is also listed in the marriage section on the ALHN site; marriage year 1911.


In the 1930 Census Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Milwaukee

Esther Kinnear is living with Robert Kinnear spouse. A son is listed as Futter, Frank F. born 1912.


Social Security Death Index

Edna Dekennen Born 13 Apr 1896 Died Jun 1969 Last Residence: Neillsville, Clark County, Wis. Buried in the St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery: Pine Valley, Clark County, Wis.; Pre ALHN Site


Caroline & Joseph Quast are buried in the St. Mary's Cemetery, Eaton Townshop, Clark County, Wis. You will find Caroline's death date here as well.


Jefferson County Clerk of Courts 320 South Main Street Jefferson, Wis. 5354-1718 Phone: 920-674-7150


I hope this helps in your search. I have no connection to this family line.

Best Wishes, Crystal Wendt



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