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Verona Pieper-Gutekunst

Verona Mathilda Pieper was born 18 Jun 1904 in Eden, Wisconsin. She was the oldest child of Henry Frederich Pieper (1875 - 1964) and Emelia Schultz (1880 - 1962). She met Carl Christoph Gutekunst in the summer of 1926 at her family's church in Campbellsport; They were married by Carl's father, Carl Johann, in Carl Johann's church in New Fane, on 18 September 1930. Over the years, the family moved to Necedah, Wisconsin; Storm Lake, Iowa; and Monticello, Iowa. They retired to Seward, Nebraska in 1970. Carl Christoph died 13 November 1990; Verona died 1 July 1997.

During the mid 1980's,

Do be aware that these documents are Verona's written records of the family's oral history.

->  My Heritage. A description of Verona's paternal ancestry, back to Michael Friedrich Pieper (1819 - 1868) and Friedrich Wilhelm Matthies (1818 - 1904).
->  This I Remember. Reminisces about life and growing up in rural Wisconsin in the 1910's.
->  Carl and Verona. Their courtship, marriage, and early years together. This is actually a continuation of My Heritage.
->  Houses We Lived In. Or, Why Pastor's Wives Despise Parsonages. Descriptions of all the houses where Carl and Verona lived.

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