Iowa Branch

The Iowa Branch information was provided by Royce Ratterman and Denise (Ratterman) Jackson. Royce now resides in Norway.
 
 The original chart. from Royce's notes.
 
Ancestors chart from Denise (the genealogist in the family, according to Royce). She is also a strong contributor to all Rattermans.


Royce's email:
upperstreams@yahoo.com

 
Denise's email: DPRSjacksn@aol.com
 
Denise provided the following family portraits.
 

 
From left to right:  Elizabeth, Edward, Veronica, Joseph, Rose, Albert, Joseph, Nettie, George & Katie in 1902 
 
 
 
 Elizabeth, Nettie, Edward, Margaret, John, Veronica, Joseph, Albert, Anna, Joseph & George Ratterman (from left to right)  Nettie is the second wife of my Greatgrandfather, Joseph John (JJ) Ratterman.  His first wife died.  The two oldest girls, Elizabeth and Veronica are the biological daughters of his first wife.  The younger boy towards the left (John) is my grandfather. c.1915
 

 

 
St. Josephs Cemetery, Olpe, Lyon, Kansas (buried Feb 1939)

 

 

 
 St Joseph's Cemetery, Union City, Canadian, Oklahoma
 
 

 

 

St Joseph's Cemetery, Union City, Canadian, Oklahoma