Paul John Hake

Father*William Hake b. 11 Mar 1828, d. 18 Jan 1921
Mother*Anna Maria Schuettler b. 8 Apr 1836, d. 17 Dec 1908
Birth*31 July 1875Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
(Witness) Marriage25 June 1902Albert W. Hake, Josephine F. Berles; St. Mary's Church, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI; Father J.M. Danelzer officiated with witnesses Paul J. Hake and Albert Berles, both of Grand Rapids 
Marriage*23 June 1903Appolonia / Abbie Berles; Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Occupation*a book keeper and manager of Gallmeyer Foundry Co in Grand Rapids 
Death*16 July 1952Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 

Family

Appolonia / Abbie Berles b. 9 Feb 1872, d. 23 Jun 1948
Children 1.Paul William Hake b. 11 Sep 1906, d. 20 Jan 1987
 2.Robert F. Hake b. 9 Apr 1908, d. Feb 1986
 3.William A. Hake+ b. 7 Aug 1916, d. 25 Apr 1998

Appolonia / Abbie Berles

Father*Johannes Franziscus Berles b. 27 Jun 1828, d. 2 Aug 1884
Mother*Regina Grün b. 28 Dec 1831, d. 4 Jun 1906
Birth*9 February 1872Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Marriage*23 June 1903Paul John Hake; Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Death*23 June 1948Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
CauseDeathcerebral thrombosis 
Burial*St. Andrews Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI 

Family

Paul John Hake b. 31 Jul 1875, d. 16 Jul 1952
Children 1.Paul William Hake b. 11 Sep 1906, d. 20 Jan 1987
 2.Robert F. Hake b. 9 Apr 1908, d. Feb 1986
 3.William A. Hake+ b. 7 Aug 1916, d. 25 Apr 1998

Johannes Franziscus Berles

Father*Adam Berles b. 26 Mar 1794, d. 1 Jun 1858
Mother*Maria Theresia Knoche b. 2 Apr 1802, d. 12 Sep 1882
Birth*27 June 1828Dorlar, Westfalen, Preussen 
Christening28 June 1828Dorlar, Westfalen, Preussen; witnesses were Franz Nollecke and Gertrut Knoche of Dorlar 
Witness: Maria Gertrud Knoche
Marriage*4 November 1851Regina Grün; Wayne County, MI 
Occupation*a grocer at Berles & Co. (1859 Grand Rapids Business Directory & 1874 directory ad). The grocery store was in a building on the west side of the Grand River that came to be known as the Berles Block, where the family also lived. The Berles Block was on the site of what is now an expressway, US 131. 
Death*2 August 1884Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
CauseDeathBright's disease 
Burial*Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI 

Family

Regina Grün b. 28 Dec 1831, d. 4 Jun 1906
Children 1.Frank Berles b. 28 Mar 1852, d. 2 May 1926
 2.John Adam Berles+ b. 13 Jun 1855, d. 29 Jan 1892
 3.Elizabeth Berles+ b. 13 Jan 1858, d. 27 Dec 1941
 4.Anna Berles b. 1 Dec 1860, d. 30 Apr 1921
 5.Theresa Berles+ b. 30 Apr 1862, d. 27 Dec 1927
 6.Josephine Berles b. Nov 1865, d. Oct 1945
 7.Caroline Berles b. Jun 1869, d. 28 Feb 1945
 8.Appolonia / Abbie Berles+ b. 9 Feb 1872, d. 23 Jun 1948

Regina Grün

Father*Johann Grün b. c 1798, d. a Aug 1870
Birth*28 December 1831Westfalen, Preussen 
Marriage*4 November 1851Johannes Franziscus Berles; Wayne County, MI 
CauseDeathold age, exhaustion and indigestion 
Death*4 June 1906Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Burial*7 June 1906Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI; in lot with John A, Franz and Frank W Berles 

Family

Johannes Franziscus Berles b. 27 Jun 1828, d. 2 Aug 1884
Children 1.Frank Berles b. 28 Mar 1852, d. 2 May 1926
 2.John Adam Berles+ b. 13 Jun 1855, d. 29 Jan 1892
 3.Elizabeth Berles+ b. 13 Jan 1858, d. 27 Dec 1941
 4.Anna Berles b. 1 Dec 1860, d. 30 Apr 1921
 5.Theresa Berles+ b. 30 Apr 1862, d. 27 Dec 1927
 6.Josephine Berles b. Nov 1865, d. Oct 1945
 7.Caroline Berles b. Jun 1869, d. 28 Feb 1945
 8.Appolonia / Abbie Berles+ b. 9 Feb 1872, d. 23 Jun 1948

William Hake

Birth*11 March 1828Dunschede, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany 
Marriage*30 July 1857Anna Maria Schuettler; Chicago, Cook, IL 
Occupation*worked as a compositor on the Detroit Free Press, and from that publication went to Lansing, where he worked during the first session of the legislature, in 1847; later he made his way to Grand Rapids, where he learned the grocery business from the bottom, and afterward entered the business for himself under the firm name of HAKE & VOGT, and erected a three-story building where the main entrance of the Hotel Pantlind now stands (as of 1921). 
CauseDeathhad bronchial pneumonia and senility 
Death*18 January 1921Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Burial*21 January 1921St. Andrews Catholic Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 

Family

Anna Maria Schuettler b. 8 Apr 1836, d. 17 Dec 1908
Children 1.Mary Hake b. 1863, d. 9 Apr 1950
 2.Albert W. Hake+ b. 24 Mar 1871, d. 15 Dec 1949
 3.Paul John Hake+ b. 31 Jul 1875, d. 16 Jul 1952

Anna Maria Schuettler

Birth*8 April 1836Altensteig, Wurtemberg, Germany 
Marriage*30 July 1857William Hake; Chicago, Cook, IL 
CauseDeathhad senility, general nervous breakdown, abdominal aortic aneurysm 
Death*17 December 1908Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Burial*21 December 1908Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI 

Family

William Hake b. 11 Mar 1828, d. 18 Jan 1921
Children 1.Mary Hake b. 1863, d. 9 Apr 1950
 2.Albert W. Hake+ b. 24 Mar 1871, d. 15 Dec 1949
 3.Paul John Hake+ b. 31 Jul 1875, d. 16 Jul 1952

Johann Grün

Birth*circa 1798Westfalen, Preussen 
Death*after August 1870Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 

Family

Children 1.Regina Grün+ b. 28 Dec 1831, d. 4 Jun 1906
 2.John Green b. c 1845

Abigail Hake

Father*William A. Hake b. 7 Aug 1916, d. 25 Apr 1998
Mother*Margaret Ann Voss b. 2 Feb 1919, d. 16 Nov 1986

William Chad Hake

Father*William A. Hake b. 7 Aug 1916, d. 25 Apr 1998
Mother*Margaret Ann Voss b. 2 Feb 1919, d. 16 Nov 1986

Paul William Hake

Father*Paul John Hake b. 31 Jul 1875, d. 16 Jul 1952
Mother*Appolonia / Abbie Berles b. 9 Feb 1872, d. 23 Jun 1948
Birth*11 September 1906Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Death*20 January 1987Palm Beach, Palm Beach, FL 

Robert F. Hake

Father*Paul John Hake b. 31 Jul 1875, d. 16 Jul 1952
Mother*Appolonia / Abbie Berles b. 9 Feb 1872, d. 23 Jun 1948
Birth*9 April 1908Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Employment*Automated Musical Instrument Co as a cost accountant 
Death*February 1986resided in Grand Rapids, Kent County, MI, but not in MI death index 

Helena Borly-Griery

Birth* 
Birthcirca 1800Preussen 

John Adam Berles

Father*Johannes Franziscus Berles b. 27 Jun 1828, d. 2 Aug 1884
Mother*Regina Grün b. 28 Dec 1831, d. 4 Jun 1906
Birth*13 June 1855Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
Marriage*17 September 1878Catherine Rademacher; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Grand Rapids, MI; witnesses were William Drueke & Elizabeth Berles 
Death*29 January 1892Grand Rapids, Kent, MI 
CauseDeathconsumption 
Burial*Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Grand Rapids, MI 

Family

Catherine Rademacher b. 2 Sep 1857, d. 20 Nov 1937
Child 1.Antoinette Regina Berles b. 3 Dec 1889, d. 16 Apr 1963

Theodore Droste

Father*Johann Droste
Mother*Maria Elisabeth Dunnebacke
Birth*19 July 1812Sonderhof, Westfalen, Preussen 
Marriage*5 July 1840Theresia Knape; Bödefeld, Westfalen, Preussen; in St. Peter & Paul Church 
Occupation*a farmer 
Death*4 January 1892Clinton County, MI 
Burial*St. Mary's, Westphalia, Clinton, MI 

Family

Theresia Knape b. 26 Nov 1818, d. 17 Mar 1884
Children 1.Theodore J. Droste Jr.+ b. 10 Aug 1842, d. 5 Jun 1924
 2.Anna Marie Droste+ b. 7 Jan 1844, d. 11 Apr 1920
 3.Catherine Droste b. 9 Aug 1846, d. 9 Aug 1846
 4.Anna M. Rosina Droste b. 28 Jun 1848, d. 15 Mar 1923
 5.William Droste+ b. 1 Sep 1850, d. 16 Oct 1899
 6.John Droste+ b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
 7.Joseph John Droste+ b. 25 Feb 1855, d. 19 Oct 1934
 8.Anthony Droste b. 6 May 1859, d. 16 Nov 1932
 9.Dr. Caspar Melchior Balthasar Droste+ b. 10 Oct 1861, d. 16 Feb 1935

Theresia Knape

Birth*26 November 1818Schallenberg-Bodefeld, Westfalen, Preussen 
Marriage*5 July 1840Theodore Droste; Bödefeld, Westfalen, Preussen; in St. Peter & Paul Church 
Death*17 March 1884Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, Westphalia, Clinton, MI 

Family

Theodore Droste b. 19 Jul 1812, d. 4 Jan 1892
Children 1.Theodore J. Droste Jr.+ b. 10 Aug 1842, d. 5 Jun 1924
 2.Anna Marie Droste+ b. 7 Jan 1844, d. 11 Apr 1920
 3.Catherine Droste b. 9 Aug 1846, d. 9 Aug 1846
 4.Anna M. Rosina Droste b. 28 Jun 1848, d. 15 Mar 1923
 5.William Droste+ b. 1 Sep 1850, d. 16 Oct 1899
 6.John Droste+ b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
 7.Joseph John Droste+ b. 25 Feb 1855, d. 19 Oct 1934
 8.Anthony Droste b. 6 May 1859, d. 16 Nov 1932
 9.Dr. Caspar Melchior Balthasar Droste+ b. 10 Oct 1861, d. 16 Feb 1935

Anthony Droste

Father*Theodore Droste b. 19 Jul 1812, d. 4 Jan 1892
Mother*Theresia Knape b. 26 Nov 1818, d. 17 Mar 1884
Birth*6 May 1859Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Marriage*24 September 1883Mary A. Simon; Clinton County, MI 
Marriage*1890Anna Sophia Doll; Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
(Witness) Death11 April 1920Anna Marie Droste; Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
CauseDeathhad chronic myocarditis and a cerebral hemorrhage 
Death*16 November 1932Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Witness: Anna Sophia Doll
Burial*19 November 1932St. Mary Cemetery, Westphalia, Clinton, MI 

Family 1

Mary A. Simon b. 14 Dec 1865, d. 26 Jul 1888

Family 2

Anna Sophia Doll b. 20 Jan 1864, d. 29 Jan 1951

Wilhelmina T. Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*14 April 1883Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
(Witness) Marriage10 April 1907Elizabeth "Bertha" Hesse, John Anton Knoche; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Detroit, MI; Father P. Zell officiated with witnesses Fred Deimel and Minnie Droste 
CauseDeathhad a cerebral hemorrhage 
Death*8 January 1939Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Witness: Louise Elisabeth Droste
Burial*11 January 1939Mt. Elliott Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Anthony Francis Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*18 February 1885Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Employment*1920Wayne County, MI; Packard Auto Co 
Death*12 June 1956Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, Westphalia, MI 

Family

Children 1.Bernadine V. Droste b. 4 Oct 1921, d. 14 Apr 1983
 2.John Francis Droste b. 21 Apr 1924, d. 2 Nov 2004
 3.Helen Amelia Droste b. 27 Apr 1927, d. 2 May 2013

Frank William Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*18 August 1887Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Milit-End*served as a MI Farrier in Troop H 13 - Cavalry in WWI 
Marriage*28 June 1918Hildegarde C. Trierweiler; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Westphalia, MI 
Occupation*a farmer in Clinton County and later worked at an auto plant in Lansing 
Death*18 September 1961Westphalia, Clinton, MI 

Family

Hildegarde C. Trierweiler b. 16 Feb 1896, d. 1 Jan 1974

Hildegarde C. Trierweiler

Birth*16 February 1896MI 
Marriage*28 June 1918Frank William Droste; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Westphalia, MI 
Death*1 January 1974Muskegon, Muskegon, MI; resided in Holton, Muskegon 

Family

Frank William Droste b. 18 Aug 1887, d. 18 Sep 1961

Louise Elisabeth Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*27 June 1890Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Marriage*18 June 1913Joseph Frank Goeddeke; Detroit, Wayne, MI; Father Joseph A. Maier officiated with witnesses Peter Hubbard and Lillian Schulte, both of Detroit 
Witness: Lillian J. Schulte
(Witness) Death8 January 1939Wilhelmina T. Droste; Detroit, Wayne, MI 
(Witness) Death24 April 1939Maria Theresia Berles; Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Death*27 May 1976Detroit, Wayne, MI; resided in Detroit, Wayne, MI 
Burial*29 May 1976Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, MI 

Family

Joseph Frank Goeddeke b. 13 Dec 1885, d. 13 Jan 1966
Children 1.Maria Theresa Goeddeke b. 3 May 1914, d. 31 Jul 2006
 2.John Anthony Goeddeke b. 1 Apr 1917, d. 1 Mar 1937
 3.Josetta Wilhelmina Goeddeke b. 17 Oct 1919, d. 16 Jul 2016
 4.Paul Joseph Goeddeke+ b. 20 Sep 1925, d. 17 Jul 1997
 5.Robert Francis Goeddeke b. 12 Apr 1927, d. 7 Sep 1997
 6.Jerome Anthony Goeddeke+
 7.Rosemary Goeddeke b. 13 Dec 1932, d. 13 Dec 1932
 8.Joseph John Goeddeke b. 2 Jul 1934, d. 8 May 1991

Theodore Joseph Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*27 September 1892Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Marriage*18 November 1924Anna M. Hufnagel; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Westphalia, MI 
(Witness) Death10 November 1932Josephine Ann Droste; Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Death*9 September 1964Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, Westphalia, MI 

Family

Anna M. Hufnagel b. 14 Dec 1903, d. 20 Jul 1983
Children 1.Louis A. Droste b. 29 Nov 1925, d. 20 Nov 1948
 2.William B. Droste b. 6 Oct 1927, d. 2 Aug 1955
 3.Theresa Marie Droste b. 16 Nov 1929, d. 27 May 2017
 4.Josephine Ann Droste b. 23 Sep 1931, d. 10 Nov 1932
 5.Mary Magdalen Droste d. bt 1932 - 1940
 6.Marlene Droste

Anna M. Hufnagel

Father*Henry Hufnagel b. 6 Dec 1875, d. 9 Oct 1904
Mother*Lena Mary Schaefer b. 18 Feb 1879, d. 1962
Birth*14 December 1903Clinton County, MI 
Marriage*18 November 1924Theodore Joseph Droste; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Westphalia, MI 
Death*20 July 1983Lansing, Ingham, MI; resided in Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, Westphalia, Clinton, MI 

Family

Theodore Joseph Droste b. 27 Sep 1892, d. 9 Sep 1964
Children 1.Louis A. Droste b. 29 Nov 1925, d. 20 Nov 1948
 2.William B. Droste b. 6 Oct 1927, d. 2 Aug 1955
 3.Theresa Marie Droste b. 16 Nov 1929, d. 27 May 2017
 4.Josephine Ann Droste b. 23 Sep 1931, d. 10 Nov 1932
 5.Mary Magdalen Droste d. bt 1932 - 1940
 6.Marlene Droste

Anna A. Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*26 June 1895Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Marriage*21 May 1923George William Hanses; Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Death*30 November 1932Chicago, Cook, IL 

Family

George William Hanses b. 2 Jun 1891, d. Sep 1977
Children 1.Edward Henry Hanses b. 29 May 1924, d. 4 Dec 1988
 2.Mary Louise Hanses

George William Hanses

Birth*2 June 1891Chicago, Cook, IL 
Marriage*21 May 1923Anna A. Droste; Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Occupation*assistant foreman - maps at Rand McNally Co in Chicago 
Death*September 1977IL; resided in Geneva, Kane, IL 

Family

Anna A. Droste b. 26 Jun 1895, d. 30 Nov 1932
Children 1.Edward Henry Hanses b. 29 May 1924, d. 4 Dec 1988
 2.Mary Louise Hanses

Edward Henry Hanses

Father*George William Hanses b. 2 Jun 1891, d. Sep 1977
Mother*Anna A. Droste b. 26 Jun 1895, d. 30 Nov 1932
Birth*29 May 1924Chicago, Cook, IL 
Death*4 December 1988IL; resided in Kane County IL 

Mary Louise Hanses

Father*George William Hanses b. 2 Jun 1891, d. Sep 1977
Mother*Anna A. Droste b. 26 Jun 1895, d. 30 Nov 1932

Aloysius J. Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*2 April 1898Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Marriage*11 October 1922Elizabeth Ann Fandel; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Westphalia, MI 
Occupation*a butter maker at a creamery in 1930 
Death*11 November 1969Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, Westphalia, MI 

Family

Elizabeth Ann Fandel b. 16 Jul 1900, d. 4 Nov 1983
Children 1.Georgiana T. Droste+ b. 12 Aug 1923, d. 1 Jul 2000
 2.Alice Carolyn Droste
 3.Wilma E. Droste b. 14 Sep 1928, d. 9 Mar 2013
 4.Thomas A. Droste b. 7 Feb 1934, d. 19 Jun 2006
 5.Patricia Louise Droste
 6.Richard F. Droste

Alfred Joseph Droste

Father*John Droste b. 13 Oct 1852, d. 29 Jul 1920
Mother*Maria Theresia Berles b. 16 Sep 1859, d. 24 Apr 1939
Birth*9 August 1900Westphalia, Clinton, MI 
Marriage*28 June 1937Lillian E. Spitzley; St. Mary's Catholic Church, Westphalia, MI 
Death*18 August 1974Eaton County Medical Facility, Charlotte, MI; resided in Westphalia, Clinton 
Burial*St. Mary's Cemetery, Westphalia, MI 

Family

Lillian E. Spitzley b. 16 Mar 1907, d. 12 Oct 1997
Children 1.Joseph A. Droste
 2.Allen A. Droste
 3.Daniel R. Droste b. 5 Mar 1941, d. 24 Apr 1964
 4.Eugene F. Droste
 5.Elizabeth Ann Droste
 6.Marguerite Droste
 7.Maryann D. Droste