Alfred W Burkhardt
  Alfred W "Alphonse" BURKHARDT, 1879-1957
Superindentant of Water Works
Arthur's half-brother

 Father Christopher BURKHARDT, 1838-1903
 Mother Caroline Charlotte Dorothea Henriette MüHRKE Neumann Burkhardt, 1839-1907
       Sister Nina Caroline NEUMAN Crooks Orth, 1875-1940
       Alfred W "Alphonse" BURKHARDT, 1879-1957
       Brother Edward BURKHART, 1883-
       Sister Frieda Frederica BURKHART Miller, 1885-1939

 Wife Sophia Minna Fredericke AUGUSTIN Burkhardt, 1889-1969
       Son Benjamin John BURKHARDT, 1915-1968

Time Line

1 September 1879 - Born at Brillion, Calumet County, Wisconsin

8 November 1879 - Mother Caroline Charlotte Dorothea Henriette MüHRKE, age 39, married Christopher BURKHARDT, age 41, there
Alfred W Burkhardt Caroline Merka with Children

11 June 1880 - Recorded in the Federal census at Village of Brillion, Calumet County, Wisconsin

As of sometime before about 1883 - Resided at his mother's home, Thorp, Clark County, Wisconsin

April 1883, age 3 - Brother Edward BURKHART born there

29 April 1885, age 5 - Sister Frieda Frederica BURKHART Miller born there

16 October 1887, age 8 - Half-sister Adelia "Delia" NEUMAN, age 16, died

27 November 1888, age 9 - Half-sister Mary Anna "Annie" BURKHARDT, age 17, married Anton NACHTWEY, age 26, at Brown County, Wisconsin

1 May 1889, age 9 - Half-sister Ida Caroline NEUMAN, age 21, married William GLENZER, age 26, at Justice of the Peace Henry Wegens, Green Grove, Clark County, Wisconsin

6 October 1889, age 10 - Half-sister's husband William GLENZER, age 26, died at his home there of typhoid fever

11 July 1891, age 11 - Half-sister Ida Caroline NEUMAN, age 23, married Charles Chris "Carl" MOLLE, age 23, at Justice of the Peace Henry Meyers there

16 April 1892, age 12 - Half-brother Friedrich Wilhelm Adolph "Fritz" NEUMAN, age 28, died at Northern Hospital for the Insane, Oshkosh Township, Winnebago County, Wisconsin

16 March 1893, age 13 - Half-brother Hermann Friedrich Wilhelm "Willie" NEUMAN, age 27, married Bertha J NEITSCH, age 21, at Colby, Clark County, Wisconsin

About 1895, age 15 - Half-sister Rosa W BURKHARDT, age 21, married Oscar Arthur PETERSON, age 20

1898, age 18 - Sister Nina Caroline NEUMAN, age 22, married Thomas W CROOKS Jr, age 23

26 May 1900, age 20 - Mother's husband Ephraim Adolpf Friedrich "Fred" NEUMANN, age 78, died at Green Grove of weakness, old age

11 August 1900, age 20 - Half-brother Arthur Gilman "Art" NEUMAN, age 27, married Friederike Johanne Sophia Christine "Ricka" AUGUSTIN, age 23, at Justice of the Peace William Stenart, Unity, Clark County, Wisconsin

14 April 1903, age 23 - Father Christopher BURKHARDT, age 65, died at Gus Schmidt's home, Thorp of hemorrhage of the lungs

21 February 1905, age 25 - Sister Frieda Frederica BURKHART, age 19, married Jacob P "Jake" MILLER, age 31

June 1905, age 25 - Occupation listed as day laborer

1 June 1905, age 25 - Recorded in the Wisconsin State Census at Thorp

2 May 1907, age 27 - Mother Caroline Charlotte Dorothea Henriette MüHRKE Neumann Burkhardt, age 67, died there of cancer of intestines

April 1910, age 30 - Occupation listed as box factory employee

22 April 1910, age 30 - Recorded in the United States Census at Thorp

8 May 1912, age 32 - Half-brother Hermann Friedrich Wilhelm "Willie" NEUMAN, age 46, died of accidental dynamite explosion

18 June 1914, age 34 - Married Sophia Minna Fredericke AUGUSTIN, age 24, at Green Grove Twp, Clark County, Wisconsin. Attendants were Albert Wilhelm Frederick AUGUSTIN, Amanda CONRAD Augustin, Ernst Johann Joachim "Joe" AUGUSTIN and Leona B Molle Toltzman
Sophia and Alfred Burkhardt's Wedding Picture Alfred W Burkhardt Sophia and Alfred Burkhardt's Wedding Picture

14 March 1915, age 35 - Son Benjamin John BURKHARDT born at Thorp

9 April 1916, age 36 - Godparent when Marvin Ernst Alfred AUGUSTIN (his brother-in-law's son) baptized at St Pauls Lutheran Church, Colby Twp, Clark County, Wisconsin

13 April 1918, age 38 - Father-in-law Johann Friedrich Christian "John" AUGUSTIN, age 65, died at his home, Atwood, Clark County, Wisconsin of cardiac failure due to pneumonia
Alfred W Burkhardt Uncle Alfred and Aunt Sophie Burkhardt

3 January 1920, age 40 - Recorded in the United States Census at Thorp

As of about 1921 until about 1944 - Occupation listed as Superindentant of Water Works there

14 September 1921, age 42 - Brother-in-law Jacob P "Jake" MILLER, age 47, died at Chippewa Falls, Chippewa County, Wisconsin

24 January 1922, age 42 - Sister Nina Caroline NEUMAN, age 46, married Edwin ORTH

15 August 1922, age 42 - Half-brother Arthur Gilman "Art" NEUMAN, age 49, divorced from Friederike Johanne Sophia Christine "Ricka" AUGUSTIN, age 45, at Neillsville, Clark County, Wisconsin

1925, age 45 - Half-brother's widow Bertha J NEITSCH Neuman, age 53, died at Clark County, Wisconsin

4 April 1930, age 50 - Recorded in the United States Census at Thorp

Sometime before 1934 - Brother-in-law Edwin ORTH died

28 November 1936, age 57 - Son Benjamin John BURKHARDT, age 21, married Delores MICKE, age 24

2 January 1939, age 59 - Half-sister's husband Charles Chris "Carl" MOLLE, age 71, died

13 May 1939, age 59 - Sister Frieda Frederica BURKHART Miller, age 54, died at her home, Chippewa Falls

12 December 1939, age 60 - Half-brother's wife Friederike Johanne Sophia Christine "Ricka" AUGUSTIN Neuman, age 62, died at Memorial hospital, Wausau, Marathon County, Wisconsin of pneumonia

1 April 1940, age 60 - Recorded in the United States Census at Thorp

1 November 1940, age 61 - Sister Nina Caroline NEUMAN Crooks Orth, age 65, died at Olmsted County, Minnesota

25 July 1941, age 61 - Mother-in-law Sophia Johanna Maria MARKS Augustin, age 81, died at her home, Green Grove of heart ailment and a stroke

21 October 1945, age 66 - Half-brother Arthur Gilman "Art" NEUMAN, age 72, died at Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin of dropsy and heart trouble

9 March 1946, age 66 - Half-sister Ida Caroline NEUMAN Glenzer Molle, age 77, died of complications of old age

1949, age 69 - Half-sister's husband Oscar Arthur PETERSON, age 74, died

October 1949, age 70 - Grandson Leon B BURKHARDT born at Thorp

6 October 1952, age 73 - Half-sister Rosa W BURKHARDT Peterson, age 79, died
Alfred Burkhardt -  Sophia Augustin Grave Marker

1 May 1957, age 77 - Died at at his home, Thorp

2 May 1957 - Buried at East Thorp Cemetery there