Elmer William Zanzig1

M, b. 11 November 1898, d. 14 June 1961
Elmer William Zanzig, ca 1920
     Wikitree Ref Zanzig-3.
     Elmer William Zanzig was born on 11 November 1898 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.2,3 He was the son of Charles Frank Zanzig and Sophia Margaret Schultz.4,1
     Elmer William Zanzig was registered for the draft on 12 September 1918 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA; Elmer is described as tall, medium build, gray eyes, brown hair, with right arm crooked, and an assistant manager at Standard Glove Works.5


     "I think my Dad met my Mother at a English Lutheran Church in the North side of Milw around 2nd St and North Ave. Minister Philip Roth. large water reservoir just East of that area. In fact I think the Church was on Garfield Ave." -- Chas. Zanzig 2003/04/01.4 He was a glove manufacturer in 1921 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.4

     Elmer William Zanzig married Joyce Ethel Woods, daughter of James Zachariah Woods and Dora Ann Barber, on 19 January 1921 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, at age 22.6,7,8

Elmer and Joyce honeymooned in New York City, New York, New York, New York, USA.9 Elmer William Zanzig was a furrier and officer in Standard Glove Works, his father's business in 1925 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.10
     Elmer William Zanzig and Joyce Ethel Woods were divorced on 20 April 1937 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.11

     Elmer William Zanzig married Esther Louise Lillge before 19 February 1938 at Waukesha County (possibly), Wisconsin, USA.12,13 Elmer William Zanzig was a furrier in 1946 at Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, USA.14 He was a furrier with Savidusky's Fur Quarters in 1947 at Madison, Wisconsin, USA.15
     Elmer William Zanzig died on 14 June 1961 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, at age 62.16 He was buried on 17 June 1961 at Graceland Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.8

Children of Elmer William Zanzig and Joyce Ethel Woods

  • Charles Elmer Zanzig25 b. 13 Apr 1926, d. 21 May 2015
  • James Edwin Zanzig8

Child of Elmer William Zanzig and Esther Louise Lillge

  • Jerald George Zanzig26
Last Edited=29 Nov 2016

Citations

  1. [S1592] Frank C. Zanzig household, 1900 US Census population schedule, 830 2nd St., 13th ward, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin, ED 110, Roll T623_1804, sheet 18B (image 36/37), dwelling 294, family 392. (n.pub., 2004) http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?dbid=7884, subscription database. Ancestry.com. National Archives and Records Administration. 30 Jun 2016.
  2. [S212] Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, compiler, Wisconsin, Milwaukee birth index books (Milwaukee County Courthouse: unpublished, various dates), Elmer W. Zanzig, vol. 281, p. 41. Consulted index only. Hereinafter cited as WI, Milwaukee birth index.
  3. [S56] "Wisconsin Births, 1820-1907. Wisconsin Vital Records Index" , Ancestry.com, URL http://www.ancestry.com/search/rectype/inddbs/4750a.htm: 2000, WHS updated 2006, County: Milwaukee, Reel: 0191, Record: 001221.
  4. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA), Informant: Charles Elmer Zanzig.
  5. [S521] "WW I Civilian Draft Registrations" , Ancestry.com, Ancestry.com, URL http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3172: 2000, Elmer Zanzig, ser. no. 3836, draft board 13 Milwaukee, viewed 29 Aug 2012.
  6. [S209] Wisconsin, Milwaukee County Marriage Records: vol. 307, p. 282, no. 764. Bride's name Wood, Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Hereinafter cited as Milwaukee Co. Marriage Records.
  7. [S1424] "Weddings," Sheboygan Press, 20 Jan 1921, This item claims they were married at the groom's parents' home in Glenbeulah, but Charles and Sophie Zanzig never lived there.
  8. [S2] Interview, various family members.
  9. [S2] Interview, various family members, Informant: Joyce Erickson Zanzig.
  10. [S6] Interview with Joyce Ethel Woods Zanzig (deceased), by Barbara Zanzig, Dec 1979. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). This source consists of notes from a conversation with Joyce Woods Zanzig at Christmas 1979. Informant was age 81.
  11. [S877] Plaintiff Joyce Zanzig v. Defendant Elmer Zanzig, Divorce Judgement, Milwaukee Co. Circuit Court, No. 148-344, Collection of Charles E. Zanzig, Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin, USA.
  12. [S2] Interview, various family members, Have checked Milwaukee, Ozaukee and Sheboygan counties for this marriage with no success.
  13. [S228] Sophie M. (Schultz) Zanzig, Probate File, Zanzig, Sophie M. (Schultz) 107-599 (vol. 190, p. 499), Milwaukee County Register in Probate, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, Attachment for contempt, dated 19 Feb 1938 (in questioning about a receipt, Elmer states that his wife or ex-wife might have it). Hereinafter cited as Sophie M. (Schultz) Zanzig probate.
  14. [S1403] "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989" , Ancestry.com, URL http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2469: 2011, Madison, Wisconsin, City Directory, 1946; p. 591.
  15. [S1403] "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989", Ancestry.com, Elmer W. Zanzig, viewed 29 Aug 2012.
  16. [S216] Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, compiler, Wisconsin, Milwaukee death index books (county) (Milwaukee County Courthouse: unpublished, various dates), doc. 5356, year 1961. Hereinafter cited as WI, Milwaukee death index.
  17. [S1419] Charles F. Zanzig household, Wisconsin State Census, 1905 population schedule, 3rd Precinct, 13th ward, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin, sheet 23 (stamped 3517) (Anc. image 3057/6442), family 26. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007) http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1055, subscription database. Viewed 29 Aug 2012.
  18. [S88] Charles F. Zanzig household, 1910 US Census population schedule, 830 2nd St., 13th ward, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin, ED 130, sheet 1A (160) (8301) (image 1/42), dwelling 10, family 11. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2004) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T624_1726. rvw 14 Dec 2014.
  19. [S69] Charles Zanzig household, 1920 US Census population schedule, 830 2nd St., 13th ward, Milwaukee, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin, ED 163, sheet 5B (0709) (image 10/26), dwelling 91, family 134. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T625_2001. rvw 14 Dec 2014.
  20. [S1403] "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989", Ancestry.com, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, City Directory, 1922; p. 1746. Elmer W. Zanzig, viewed 2 Sep 2015.
  21. [S74] Elmer Zanzig, 101 W. Center St., 2nd ward, Wauwautosa, ED 40-373,p. 11B (3851) (777.0) (image 22/42), dwell. 254, fam. 265, reviewed 28 Aug 2014 household, 1930 US Census population schedule, Milwaukee Co., Wisconsin. (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001) www.ancestry.com, subscription database Roll T626_2599.
  22. [S1403] "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989", Ancestry.com, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, City Directory, 1932; p. 281. Elmer W. Zanzig, viewed 2 Sep 2015. P. 41 of directory explains that numbers in parentheses are old numbers.
  23. [S228] Sophie M. (Schultz) Zanzig probate 107-599 (vol. 190, p. 499), Hearing on order to show cause, dated 14 Jun 1940 (Elmer's attorney states that Elmer lives in Waukon. Esther is not mentioned.)
  24. [S1403] "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1989", Ancestry.com, Elmer W. Zanzig, viewed 29 Aug 2012 (presence of son assumed.)
  25. [S2] Interview, various family members, Informant: subject.
  26. [S213] Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, compiler, Wisconsin, Milwaukee birth record books (Milwaukee County Courthouse: unpublished, various dates), Jerald George Zanzig, document #19530 filed 18 Dec. 1942. Hereinafter cited as WI, Milwaukee births.