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Peter Goschey

Male 1845 - 1910  (65 years)


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  • Name Peter Goschey  [1
    Born 23 Mar 1845  Fouches, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Farmer  [6
    Died 9 Apr 1910  Belgium, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 7, 8
    Buried 11 Apr 1910  St. Nicholas Church, Dacada, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 9, 10
    Notes 
    • On Saturday morning April 9 occurred the death of Peter Goschey at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Maggie Bettendorf. He was born March 23, 1845 in Germany and attained an age of 65 years. The funeral was held on Monday morning at the St. Nicholas church and he was laid to rest at the same cemetery. Rev. C. Flash conducted the last sad rites. Besides his wife he leaves to mourn his death, five daughters and seven sons. They are Dom. Goschey of Kewaskum, Mrs. Maggie Bettendorf of this place, Mrs. Susie Harker of Bristol, Kendall, Ill., Mrs. Mary Stoll and Mrs. Katie Jungers of Hospers, Iowa, Nic Goschey of Iowa, Peter Goschey of Sac city, Iowa, Joe Goschey of this place, Mich Goschey, Miss Lizzie Goschey, John Goschey and J.P. Goschey all of Waubeka, also one brother, Albert Goschey of Belgium and two sisters Mrs. Anna Drien of Kenosha and Miss Maggie Goschey of Belgium, and a number of grand children. May he rest in peace.

      Alternate: Goschi
      Alternate birth date and place: 1846, Grand Duke, Luxembourg
      Alternate birth date: Tombstone says 1845 Mar 1844

      1850 US Census, Wisconsin, Washington, Belgium, John N. Goghe, 36, farmer, value of real estate 400, born Germany, Margt 30, born Germany, Nicholas 9, born Germany, John N. 7, born Germany, Antonett 6, born Germany, Peter 5, born Germany, Susan 1, born WI

      1860 US Census, Wisconsin, Ozaukee, Belgium, Nicholaus Gouche, age 50, farmer, value of real estate 1000, value of personal estate 200, born Luxemburg, with wife Margaretha 39, children Peter 15 (born Luxemburg), Susanna 10, Nicolaus 8, Peter 7, Anna 5, Peter 3

      1870 US Census, Wisconsin, Kenosha, Brighton, Peter Goschy, age 24, farmer, born Luxemburg, parents born Luxemburg, with wife Mary 23, son Donihe 2, Margaret 5/12

      1880 US Census, Wisconsin, Ozaukee, Fredonia, Peter Gasha, age 32, farmer, born Luxembourg, parents born Luxembourg, with wife Mary, 31, born Luxembourg, parents born Luxembourg, children Domenick 13, Margaret 11, Susan 9, Mary 8, Peter 6, Nicholas 4, Michal 1.

      1895 Wisconsin State Census, Ozaukee, Fredonia, Peter Goschy, 6 male white people, 3 female white people, 7 people native to the U.S.

      1900 US Census, Wisconsin, Ozaukee, Fredonia, Peter Goschy, born March 1844, age 56, married 34 years, born Germany, parents born Germany, immigrated to US in 1844, farmer, with wife Mary, born Nov 1845, age 54, mother of 14 children, 12 living, born Germany, parents born Germany, immigrated to US 1860, with children Michael 21, Lizzie 16, John 12, John P. 10, living next to brother in law John Wiesler and family

      per marriage record at Ozaukee County Register of Deeds, volume 4, page 349
      wedding date: May 4, 1864
      groom: Peter Goschi
      street address: Holy Cross Caron(?)
      city/village/town: Belgium
      county: Ozaukee
      race: W
      birthplace: Grand Duke Luxembourg
      occupation: farmer
      father: Nicolas Goschi
      mother: Margaretha Roller
      bride: Mary Wisseler
      race: W
      father: DominiK(sic) Wisseler
      mother: Magdalena Birver (sic)
      clergyman: John Weller
      address: Holy Cross Canon, Belgium
      official designation: Catholic pastor (sic)
      town/village/city of: Holy Cross Caron(?) Belgium
      county of: Ozaukee
      witnesses: Theodore Mamer, A. Birver (sic)

      Marriage status: Mary asked him to leave. He moved to Dacada, WI and died there. Buried in St. Nic's Cemetery in Dacada, WI [4, 6, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16]
    Person ID I20098  Mindrum
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2017 

    Father John Nicholas Goschey,   b. 15 Nov 1815, Fouches, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1887, Belgium, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Marie Arend,   b. 18 May 1812,   d. Abt 1845  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 17 Sep 1840  Sampont, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F17567  Group Sheet

    Family Marie Mary Wiseler,   b. 29 Oct 1846, Udange, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1929, Kohler, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 4 May 1867  Belgium, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    • Holy Cross
    Children 
     1. Dominic Goschey,   b. 6 May 1866, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1955, Barton, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Susan Goschey,   b. 18 Jul 1868,   d. 28 Sep 1868  (Age 0 years)
     3. Anna Margaret Goschey,   b. 4 Feb 1870, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1954  (Age 83 years)
     4. Susanna Goschey,   b. 27 Sep 1871, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1947, Bristol, Kendall, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     5. Maria Katherine "Mary" Goschey,   b. 11 May 1873, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1960, Hospers, Sioux, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     6. Peter P. Goschey,   b. 31 Mar 1875, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1966, Saukville, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     7. Nicholas Goschey,   b. 26 Apr 1877, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1975, Fonda, Pocahontas, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
     8. Michael Goschey,   b. 16 Apr 1879, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1951, Sheboygan, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     9. Leone Goschey,   b. 27 Feb 1881,   d. 12 Sep 1881  (Age 0 years)
     10. Katherine J. Goschey,   b. 16 Jun 1882, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1954, Hospers, Sioux, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     11. Elizabeth "Lizzie" Goschey,   b. 12 Aug 1883, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1986, Random Lake, Sheboygan, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 103 years)
     12. Joseph Goschey,   b. 5 Oct 1885, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1980, West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     13. John Goschey,   b. 17 Oct 1887, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1939, West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
     14. John Peter "Jamp" Goschey,   b. 27 Jan 1890, Fredonia, Ozaukee, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1970, West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 25 Nov 2017 
    Family ID F14073  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1871] Genealogy of Peter and Mary Goschey.

    2. [S8666] Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin Deaths, Vol. 5, p. 521, date.

    3. [S4665] Jerry Janty, (Belgium, Wisconsin, 12 Sep 2009).

    4. [S5090] Peter Goschey obituary.

    5. [S8676] Peter Goschey Funeral Card.

    6. [S1999]

    7. [S8666] Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin Deaths, Vol. 5, p. 521.

    8. [S5090] Peter Goschey obituary, home of daughter Maggie Bettendorf.

    9. [S8666] Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin Deaths, Vol. 5, p. 521, 10 Apr 1910.

    10. [S4666]

    11. [S1998] Becky’s Genealogy Family Tree, ancestry world tree, www. ancestry.com, Becky Thill, ttg-inc@comcast.net.

    12. [S1997]

    13. [S4664]

    14. [S2408]

    15. [S2000]

    16. [S8616] Wisconsin State Census.

    17. [S8664] Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin Marriages, Vol. 4, p. 349.