Bessie Barber1

F, b. 23 June 1888, d. 3 June 1965
     Bessie Barber was born on 23 June 1888 at Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA.1,2 She was the daughter of Myron J. Barber and Louise Sturdevant.1

     Bessie Barber married William F. Piehl on 1 June 1908 at Wisconsin, USA, at age 19.3
     Bessie Barber died on 3 June 1965 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, at age 76.4

Child of Bessie Barber and William F. Piehl

  • Olive Piehl6
Last Edited=9 Jan 2007


  1. [S65] Joseph Wifler household, 1900 US Census population schedule, Greenbush Twp., Sheboygan Co., Wisconsin, ED 52, sheet 1B (image 2/34), dwelling 21, family 21. (Provo, UT:, 2004), subscription database. Bureau of the Census. Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900 United States of America Roll T623_1818.
  2. [S881] Sheboygan County Register of Deeds, compiler, Wisconsin, Sheboygan birth index books (Sheboygan, WI: unpublished, various dates), v. 110, p. 67. Hereinafter cited as WI, Sheboygan birth index.
  3. [S880] Sheboygan County, compiler, Wisconsin, Sheboygan Co. Registration of Marriages index (county) (Sheboygan, WI: Sheboygan County Register of Deeds, unpublished), Piehl-Barber, v. 9, p. 386. Hereinafter cited as Sheboygan Co. marriage index.
  4. [S338] Wisconsin Department of Health. Wisconsin Vital Records Office, "Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-1997" online index, Operations Inc.,, URL, Bessie B. Piehl, cert. no. 018446.
  5. [S998] "Wisconsin State Censuses, 1895 and 1905, Sheboygan" , The Generations Network, Inc.,, URL 2007, Joseph Wifler, CSUSAWI1905_28, page 43 (Anc. image 12/18), family 225.
  6. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA), Informant: Charles E. Zanzig.