Esther Louise Lillge1,2

F, #2107, b. 16 September 1914, d. 24 November 1966
Last Edited=17 Sep 2018
     Esther Louise Lillge was born on 16 September 1914 at Sheboygan County, Wisconsin, USA.1

     Esther Louise Lillge married Elmer William Zanzig, son of Charles Frank Zanzig and Sophia Margaret Schultz, on 14 October 1939 at Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa, USA, at age 25.3,4
     Esther Louise Lillge died on 24 November 1966 at Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA, at age 52.5 She was buried on 26 November 1966 at Graceland Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.1
     Esther Louise Lillge was a practical nurse for her future mother-in-law, Sophia Schultz Zanzig in 1936.6

Family: Esther Louise Lillge and Elmer William Zanzig


  1. [S2] "Personal knowledge", by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Bothell, King, Washington, USA).
  2. [S32] Jerry Zanzig, "Email: Zanzig, Jerry, 2004 04 09, "Subject: Update"," e-mail message from e-mail address (Signal Mountain, Tennessee) to Barbara Zanzig, 9 Apr 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Esther Zanzig's family name."
  3. [S228] Sophie M. (Schultz) Zanzig, Probate File, Zanzig, Sophie M. (Schultz) 107-599 (vol. 190, p. 499), Milwaukee County Register in Probate, 901 North 9th St, 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.
  4. [S1695] "Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1951", Database and images, State Historical Society of Iowa,, URL 2014, Elmer W Zanzig-Esther Lillge, 1939 > 3 (Des Moines County Thru Dubuque County), state file no. 31-39-4431, image 4786/5257, viewed 17 Sep 2018, citing Iowa Department of Public Health.
  5. [S338] Wisconsin Department of Health, Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-1997, online, 1959-1997 Wisconsin Death Index, Esther L. Zanzig, Milwaukee, cert. no. 035032, viewed 29 Aug 2012.
  6. [S2] "Personal knowledge", by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Bothell, King, Washington, USA), Informant: Joyce Erickson Zanzig from Jean Zanzig.
  7. [S1403] "U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995", database and images, Operations Inc.,, URL 2011, Elmer W. Zanzig, viewed 29 Aug 2012 (presence of son assumed), citing 1822-1995 U.S. City Directories.