List of Mothers and Widows of American Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines
Entitled to Make a Pilgrimage to War Cemeteries in Europe


[Source: Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1930]
©2005 Transcribed by Kim Torp

(Note: Just because they were entitled to make the Pilgrimage, does not necessarily mean they actually went)

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Name

City

Relationship

Deceased Name

County

Mrs

Mary

Ellen

Butler

 --

Mother

Guy

P

Butler

--

Mrs

Caroline

B

Arends

Quincy

Mother

Henry

G

Arends

Adams

Mrs

Lizzie

N

Steinemann

Quincy

Mother

August

R

Broemmer

Adams

Mrs

Mary

R

Crim

Plainville

Mother

Ernest

H

Crim

Adams

Mrs

Joseph

W

Emery

Quincy

Mother

Joseph

W

Emery, Jr

Adams

Mrs

Anna

E

Hartung

Quincy

Mother

John

A

Hartung

Adams

Mrs

Hannah

 

Ecklund

Kingston

Mother

Alvin

J

Ecklund

Adams (or Dekalb)


Mrs

Mary

R

Clendenen

Cairo

Mother

Paul

M

Clendenen

Alexander

Mrs

Louise

 

Lathan

Cache

Mother

Edgar

E

Lathan

Alexander


Mrs

Anna

 

Kaiser

Belvidere

Mother

John

H

Kaiser

Boone


Mrs

Mary

 

Elbus

Mount Sterling

Mother

George

J

Elbus

Brown

Mrs

Jennie

 

Hoover

Mount Sterling

Mother

Paul

 

Hoover

Brown


Mrs

Ann

 

Desmond

Buda

Mother

Ray

 

Desmond

Bureau

Mrs

Jennie

P

Francisco

Cherry

Mother

Peter

 

Francisco

Bureau

Mrs

Martha

E

Paden

Princeton

Mother

Walter

E

Paden

Bureau

Mrs

A

 

Plasschaert

Sheffield

Mother

Frank

George

Plasschaert

Bureau


Mrs

Geo

 

Van Bibber

Savanna

Mother

Arling

C

Van Bibber

Carroll


Mrs

Myrtle

 

Cunningham

Virginia

Mother

Earl

T

Cunningham

Cass


Mrs

Hester

C

Earnest

Champaign

Mother

Wm

F

Earnest

Champaign

Mrs

Mary

A

Jacobsen

Champaign

Widow

Harold

C

Jacobsen

Champaign


Mrs

Lydia

 

Bates

Taylorville

Mother

William

J

Bates

Christian

Mrs

Marie

W

Beyers

Pana

Mother

Bernard

 

Beyers

Christian

Mrs

Mary

A

Dappert

Taylorville

Mother

James

I

Dappert

Christian


Mrs

Rose

 

Bailey

Dennison

Mother

Earl

R

Bailey

Clark


Mrs

Lucy

 

Warren

Clay City

Mother

Robert

 

Warren

Clay


Mrs

Sarah

 

Maxey

Shattuc

Mother

Clark

N

Maxey

Clinton

Mrs

Ellen

 

Mondt

Aviston

Mother

Urvan

J

Mondt

Clinton

Mrs

Anna

 

Poelker

New Baden

Mother

Clemens

H

Poelker

Clinton


Mrs

Geo

 

Curtis

Charleston

Mother

Adolphus

 

Curtis

Coles

Mrs

J

C

Dotson

Charleston

Mother

Adon

R

Dotson

Coles

Mrs

Frank

K

Dunn

Charleston

Mother

Andrew

K

Dunn

Coles

Mrs

Luella

J

Oakley

Mattoon

Mother

Harley

 

Oakley

Coles

Mrs

Eliza

 

White

Charleston

Mother

Ernest

R

White

Coles


Mrs

Victoria

 

Adamkiewicz

Chicago

Mother

Mat

 

Adamkiewicz

Cook

Mrs

Anele

 

Adams

Chicago

Mother

Frank

P

Adams

Cook

Mrs

Cecilia

M

Anderson

Chicago

Mother

Gus

A

Anderson

Cook

Mrs

Amanda

 

Erickson

Chicago

Mother

Oscar

 

Anderson

Cook

Mrs

Frances

 

Andrzejewski

Chicago

Mother

Vincent

 

Andrzejewski

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

Agnes

Baird

Chicago

Mother

Guy

Ralph

Baird

Cook

Mrs

Franscea

 

Banigan

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

 

Banigan

Cook

Mrs

Emma Jane

Louis

Banks

Chicago

Widow

Will

 

Banks

Cook

Mrs

Dora

 

Tegge

Chicago

Mother

Walter

 

Baranowski

Cook

Mrs

Magdelene

 

Basel

Chicago

Mother

Charles

L

Basel

Cook

Mrs

Caroline

 

Biba

Des Plains

Mother

Anton

 

Biba

Cook

Mrs

N

S

Birkland

Chicago

Mother

Walter

B

Birkland

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Bojanowski

Chicago

Mother

John

 

Blasyk

Cook

Mrs

Mary

A

Blenkinsop

Chicago

Mother

Marcus

W

Blenkinsop

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Blinder

Chicago

Mother

Alex

 

Blinder

Cook

Mrs

Cecile

Block

Herzberger

Chicago

Mother

Max

R

Block

Cook

Mrs

Lottie

 

Bockman

Chicago

Mother

Harry

S

Bockman

Cook

Mrs

Anna

U

Brandt

Chicago

Mother

Walter

W

Brandt

Cook

Mrs

Rose

H

Brassel

Chicago

Widow

John

R

Brassel

Cook

Mrs

Mary

E

Weldon

Chicago

Mother

John

R

Brassel

Cook

Mrs

Henry

N

Brooks

Chicago

Widow

Henry

N

Brooks

Cook

Mrs

Margaret

 

Bruck

Chicago

Mother

Arthur

 

Bruck

Cook

Mrs

Catherine

A

Brust

Chicago

Mother

Warren

H

Brust

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Bugala

Chicago

Mother

Stanley

F

Bugala

Cook

Mrs

Ellen

 

Burke

Chicago

Mother

Lester

J

Burke

Cook

Mrs

Mary

V

Callahan

Chicago

Widow

Earl

T

Callahan

Cook

Mrs

Mary

Agnes

Callahan

Chicago

Mother

Earl

T

Callahan

Cook

Mrs

Mary

Olson

Carlson

Harvey

Mother

Iver

H

Carlson

Cook

Mrs

Winifred

 

Carney

Chicago

Mother

Arthur

L

Carney

Cook

Mrs

Alma

M

Cherrie

Chicago

Mother

George

R

Cherrie

Cook

Mrs

Martin

 

Christiansen

Chicago

Mother

Olaf

Samuel

Christensen

Cook

Mrs

Kate

 

Cipinski

Chicago

Mother

Frank

P

Cipinski

Cook

Mrs

Mary

A

Cody

Chicago

Mother

James

 

Cody

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Cotter

Chicago

Mother

James

Thomas

Cotter

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Cunningham

Chicago

Mother

Charles

S

Cunningham

Cook

Mrs

Rose

 

Danczyk

Chicago

Mother

Edward

M

Danczyk

Cook

Mrs

Louise

 

Daniels

Chicago

Mother

Chester

 

Daniels

Cook

Mrs

Johanna

 

Danielson

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

 

Danielson

Cook

Mrs

Adelaide

 

Davies

Maywood

Mother

John

H

Davies

Cook

Mrs

Myra

 

Day

Chicago

Mother

Clarence

Eugene

Day

Cook

Mrs

Gertrude

S

Deiley

Chicago

Widow

Paul

C

Deiley

Cook

Mrs

Anthony

 

Dobzenski

Chicago

Mother

Michael

J

Dobry

Cook

Mrs

Tony

 

Domiano

Chicago

Mother

Charles

 

Domiano

Cook

Mrs

Helen

Drager

Papke

Chicago

Mother

Bruno

 

Drager

Cook

Mrs

Catherine

 

Dulek

Chicago

Mother

Andrew

 

Dulek

Cook

Mrs

August

Louis

Eagle

Chicago

Mother

Clarence

E

Eagle

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Eames

Blue Island

Mother

Raymond

Rexford

Eames

Cook

Mrs

Rose

D

Eisenberg

Chicago

Mother

David

 

Eisenberg

Cook

Mrs

Emily

Williams

Ekstedt

Chicago

Mother

Clarence

E

Ekstedt

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Elmer

Chicago

Mother

George

 

Elmer

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

 

Etshokin

Chicago

Mother

Samuel

 

Etshokin

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Etshokin

Chicago

Widow

Samuel

 

Etshokin

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

 

Fields

Chicago

Widow

Henry

 

Fields

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Hofstetter

Chicago

Mother

Richard

A

Fischer

Cook

Mrs

Augusta

 

Fish

Chicago

Mother

Arthur

G

Fish

Cook

Mrs

Etylyn

Elliott

Forbes

Chicago

Widow

Wm

H

Forbes

Cook

Mrs

Caroline

 

Foster

Chicago

Widow

Roland

M

Foster

Cook

Mrs

Angelina

 

Francesco

Chicago

Mother

John

 

Francesco

Cook

Mrs

Rosa

 

Frankowicz

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

L

Frankowicz

Cook

Mrs

Lora

M

Fulton

Chicago

Mother

Harry

G

Fulton

Cook

Mrs

Ethel

B

Gansloser

Chicago

Widow

Frank

A

Gansloser

Cook

Mrs

Emily

 

Gawne

Chicago

Mother

John

 

Gawne

Cook

Mrs

Lizzie

S

Geeting

Chicago

Mother

Gordon

J

Geeting

Cook

Mrs

Calogera

 

Gilardi

Chicago

Mother

Jaspre

 

Gilardi

Cook

Mrs

Gussie

 

Gildemeister

Chicago

Mother

Herbert

E

Gildemeister

Cook

Mrs

Lizzie

 

Gillen

Berwyn

Mother

Carl

E

Gillen

Cook

Mrs

Marie

N

Grisard

Chicago

Widow

John

J

Girisard

Cook

Mrs

Katherine

 

Gorgen

Chicago

Mother

Peter

 

Gorgen

Cook

Mrs

A.H.

 

Grant

Chicago

Stepmother

Frank

 

Grant

Cook

Mrs

Martha

 

Green

Chicago

Mother

Henry

 

Green

Cook

Mrs

Ernestine

 

Grimes

Chicago

Mother

Walter

E

Grimes

Cook

Mrs

Eugenie

 

Hackett

Chicago

Mother

Harry

E

Hackett

Cook

Mrs

Corinne

Esther

Hanna

Chicago

Widow

Mark

 

Hanna

Cook

Mrs

Clara

E

Hansen

DesPlains

Mother

Paul

A

Hansen

Cook

Mrs

Marie

L

Hayden

Chicago

Widow

Edward

B

Hayden

Cook

Mrs

Jennie

 

Hegberg

Park Ridge

Mother

Leslie

W

Hegberg

Cook

Mrs

Johnson

M

Helmick

Chicago

Stepmother

Harry

M

Helmick

Cook

Mrs

Herman

 

Herbon

Wilmette

Mother

Henry

G

Herbon

Cook

Mrs

Elizabeth

 

Hloupe

Chicago

Mother

Stanley

 

Hloupe

Cook

Mrs

Charles

A

Hoff

Chicago

Stepmother

Walter

A

Hoff

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Hofferica

Chicago

Mother

John

 

Hofferica

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Holz

Thornton

Stepmother

Henry

F

Holtz

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Jankowski

Chicago

Mother

Leo

 

Jankowski

Cook

Mrs

Francis

 

Jendrosak

Chicago

Mother

Steve

 

Jendrosak

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

Johncox

Baxter

Chicago

Mother

Ralph

R

Johncox

Cook

Mrs

Minnie

 

Armbuster

Chicago

Mother

Arthur

Elmer

Johnsen

Cook

Mrs

Frances

Wallace

Dunn

Chicago

Mother

John

Henry

Johnson

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Jurewicz

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

 

Jurewicz

Cook

Mrs

Minnie

 

Kahn

Chicago

Mother

Henry

 

Kahn

Cook

Mrs

Lydia

S

Keachie

Chicago

Mother

Edwin

S

Keachie

Cook

Mrs

Kathryn

 

Kendrick

Chicago

Mother

Paul

J

Kendrick

Cook

Mrs

Sophia

W

Kester

Oak Park

Mother

Tom

P

Kester

Cook

Mrs

Clara

E

Quaife

Chicago

Mother

Ernest

W

Kimmel

Cook

Mrs

Agnes

M

Klein

South Chicago Heights

Mother

Anthony

C

Klein

Cook

Mrs

Isabelle

 

Kline

Chicago

Mother

William

J

Kline

Cook

Mrs

Katie

 

Klopp

Chicago

Mother

Peter

J

Klopp

Cook

Mrs

Lorena

Jane

Harris

Chicago

Mother

Edward

L

Knowlton

Cook

Mrs

Christina

 

Koether

Chicago

Mother

Fred

G

Koether

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Kooi

Lansing

Mother

William

 

Kooi

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Kowalewski

Chicago

Mother

Charley

 

Kowalewski

Cook

Mrs

Margaret

 

Kroschel

Wilmette

Mother

Albert

J

Kroschel

Cook

Mrs

Delia

 

LaJeunesse

Oak Park

Mother

Henry

J

LaJeunesse

Cook

Mrs

Jennie

N

Lake

Chicago

Mother

Archie

L

Lake

Cook

Mrs

Letha

 

Bakers

Chicago

Mother

Lark

 

Landis

Cook

Mrs

Hattie

 

Laskowski

Chicago

Mother

Frank

L

Laskowski

Cook

Mrs

Susan

 

Ledwith

Chicago

Mother

Albert

R

Ledwith

Cook

Mrs

Sophronie

 

Lee

Chicago

Mother

Henry

V

Lee

Cook

Mrs

Ida

M

Lehman

Chicago

Mother

Kerlin

 

Lehman

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Lubiewski

Chicago

Mother

Toney

 

Lubeck

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

L

Mahood

Chicago

Mother

John

P

Mahood

Cook

Mrs

Mary

J

Marske

Chicago

Mother

Arthur

L

Marske

Cook

Mrs

Rose

 

Marven

Chicago

Mother

James

 

Marven

Cook

Mrs

Rose

 

Matthei

Chicago

Mother

George

 

Matthei

Cook

Mrs

Elizabeth

Ann

Maxted

Western Springs

Mother

Henry

G

Maxted

Cook

Mrs

Justitia

 

McCaskey

Chicago

Mother

Clare

P

McCaskey

Cook

Mrs

Ellen

 

McCormack

Chicago

Mother

Thomas

 

McCormack

Cook

Mrs

Jane

 

McKenna

Evanston

Mother

Hugh

A

McKenna

Cook

Mrs

Clara

Alice

White

Lansing

Mother

James

K.P.

McNarry

Cook

Mrs

Jemima

 

Mitchell

Chicago

Mother

James

O

Mitchell

Cook

Mrs

Mary

E

Morgan

Chicago

Mother

Otis

F

Morgan

Cook

Mrs

Fannie

 

Motley

Chicago

Widow

Rufus

 

Motley

Cook

Mrs

Martha

 

Kregur

Chicago

Mother

Edward

M

Nelson

Cook

Mrs

Nora

 

O'Brien

Chicago

Mother

Daniel

J

O'Brien

Cook

Mrs

Lillian

 

Ofsovich

Chicago

Mother

Mike

 

Ofsovich

Cook

Mrs

Frank

 

Oles

Chicago

Mother

Steve

 

Oles

Cook

Mrs

Augusta

 

Olesch

Berwyn

Mother

Charles

G

Olesch

Cook

Mrs

Ida

C

Ortmayer

Chicago

Mother

Andrew

C

Ortmayer

Cook

Mrs

Clara

 

Passow

Chicago

Mother

Wm

F

Passow

Cook

Mrs

Veronica

 

Peluse

Chicago

Mother

Sam

 

Pellettiere

Cook

Mrs

Fannie

E

Penberthy

Evanston

Mother

Arthur

Elmer

Penberthy

Cook

Mrs

Helen

S

Pepoon

Chicago

Stepmother

Lucille

 

Pepoon

Cook

Mrs

Christine

 

Peterson

Chicago

Mother

Ernest

 

Peterson

Cook

Mrs

Eva

L

Petesch

Chicago

Widow

Harry

J

Petesch

Cook

Mrs

Bridget

 

Phalen

Chicago

Mother

James

E

Phalen

Cook

Mrs

Bertha

 

Piggott

Chicago

Widow

Robert

N

Piggott

Cook

Mrs

Millie

 

Platt

Chicago

Mother

Louis

 

Platt

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

A

Popham

Chicago

Mother

Byron

A

Popham

Cook

Mrs

Rose

E

Potter

Chicago

Mother

Edward

E

Potter

Cook

Mrs

Elsie

Louise

Preston

Chicago

Widow

Louis

 

Preston

Cook

Mrs

I

Purrucker Barnhardt

Barnhardt

Chicago

Mother

Marshall

N

Purrucker

Cook

Mrs

Betty

 

Young

Chicago

Mother

Charles

P

Reyetts

Cook

Mrs

Helen

S

Rivet

Oak Park

Widow

James

D

Rivet

Cook

Mrs

Edna

Rose

Roaller

Chicago

Widow

Harry

L

Roaller

Cook

Mrs

Lettie

 

Roaller

Chicago

Mother

Harry

L

Roaller

Cook

Mrs

Thomas

 

Rudolph

Chicago

Mother

 

George

Rudolph

Cook

Mrs

Agnes

 

Rudolph

Chicago

Widow

 

George

Rudolph

Cook

Mrs

Julia

 

Ruhnke

Chicago

Mother

Leslie

C

Ruhnke

Cook

Mrs

Gertrude

 

Rummell

Chicago

Mother

Donald

 

Rummell

Cook

Mrs

Ella

 

Russell

Chicago

Mother

Artress

 

Russell

Cook

Mrs

Katherine

 

Sarlo

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

 

Sarlo

Cook

Mrs

Hedwig

 

Schack

Chicago

Mother

Thomas

 

Schack

Cook

Mrs

Valentine

 

Schaflein

Chicago

Mother

Chris

W

Schaflein

Cook

Mrs

Josephine

 

Schapendonk

Chicago

Mother

John

 

Schapendonk

Cook

Mrs

Agnes

 

Miesczak

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

M

Seidlarz

Cook

Mrs

Rose

 

Seskarski

Chicago

Mother

Wm

J

Seskarski

Cook

Mrs

Nellie

 

Shanahan

Chicago

Widow

Michael

 

Shanahan

Cook

Mrs

Margaret

 

Shanley

Chicago

Mother

John

A

Shanley

Cook

Mrs

Ella

 

Shufelt

Chicago

Mother

Harry

 

Shufelt

Cook

Mrs

Lucia

 

Silarski

Chicago

Mother

Stanislaw

 

Silarski

Cook

Mrs

Addie

Nora

Simmons

Chicago

Mother

Arthur

W

Simmons

Cook

Mrs

Josephine

 

Sliwinski

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

 

Sliwinski

Cook

Mrs

Mary

Louise

Smith

Chicago

Mother

Cedric

A

Smith

Cook

Mrs

Sarah

 

Kaufman

Chicago

Mother

Frank

 

Sockel

Cook

Mrs

Marie

 

Sorensen

Chicago

Stepmother

Joseph

 

Sorensen

Cook

Mrs

Clare

N

Sostheim

Chicago

Mother

Vernon

Neely

Sostheim

Cook

Mrs

Eva

J

Squibb

Chicago

Mother

Reginald

G

Squibb

Cook

Mrs

Alma

 

Stanek

Chicago

Mother

Thomas

F

Stanek

Cook

Mrs

Catherine

P

Stech

Berwyn

Mother

James

Michael

Stech

Cook

Mrs

Charles

 

Sternberg

Chicago

Mother

Louis

 

Sternberg

Cook

Mrs

Emma

 

Stiller

Chicago

Mother

Alvin

C

Stiller

Cook

Mrs

Frieda

 

Methling

Chicago

Mother

Fred

 

Suhr

Cook

Mrs

Joseph

 

Herner

Chicago

Mother

Eugene

 

Swenteck

Cook

Mrs

Daniel

 

Taylor

Chicago

Mother

Charles

S

Taylor

Cook

Mrs

Isabelle

 

Taylor

Chicago

Mother

Frederick

 

Taylor

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Taylor

Chicago

Mother

Levell

 

Taylor

Cook

Mrs

Anna

 

Tenka

Chicago

Mother

Frank

G

Tenka

Cook

Mrs

Hattie

 

Thomas

Chicago

Widow

Aaron

 

Thomas

Cook

Mrs

Esther

B

Thrasher

Chicago

Mother

Dana

Bristol

Thrasher

Cook

Mrs

Petronila

 

Tomajer

Chicago

Mother

Joseph

 

Tomajer

Cook

Mrs

Lawrence

 

Tower

Wilmette

Widow

Lawrence

 

Tower

Cook

Mrs

Rose

R

Turner

Chicago

Widow

James

A

Turner

Cook

Mrs

Dora

 

Untiedt

Chicago

Mother

Edward

 

Untiedt

Cook

Mrs

Frances

 

Urban

Chicago

Mother

William

 

Urban

Cook

Mrs

Frances

M

Van Every

Chicago

Mother

Thomas

B

Van Every

Cook

Mrs

Mabel

A

Weil

Chicago

Mother

Harry

Glen

Velie

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Vilim

Brookfield

Mother

Frederick

G

Vilim

Cook

Mrs

Dora

 

Voss

Chicago

Mother

Fred

C

Voss

Cook

Mrs

Elizabeth

M

Votava

Chicago

Widow

Charles

 

Votava

Cook

Mrs

Christine

 

Wallace

Chicago

Mother

Edward

 

Wallace

Cook

Mrs

Cora

W

Ware

Chicago

Mother

Edward

N

Ware

Cook

Mrs

Augusta

 

Warmowski

Chicago

Mother

Alexander

 

Warmowski

Cook

Mrs

Mary

E

Warren

Chicago

Mother

Edward

G

Warren

Cook

Mrs

Mary

E

Webster

Chicago

Mother

Roy

 

Webster

Cook

Mrs

Sallie

H

Wheeler

Chicago

Widow

James

A

Wheeler

Cook

Mrs

Caroline

E

Nantz

Chicago

Mother

Frank

 

Wilson

Cook

Mrs

Geo

S

Wood

Chicago

Mother

Franklin

 

Wood

Cook

Mrs

Anna

W

Thompson

Chicago

Mother

Warren

C

Woodward

Cook

Mrs

Lucille

 

Wyckoff

Chicago

Widow

Ralph

R

Wyckoff

Cook

Mrs

Grace

 

Yonkman

Chicago

Mother

Jacob

 

Yonkman

Cook

Mrs

Mary

 

Zalabak

Chicago

Mother

Wm

J

Zalabak

Cook

Mrs

Verna

 

Zolnowski

Chicago

Mother

Adam

 

Zolnowski

Cook


Mrs

Emma

J

English

Robinson

Mother

Allen

A

English

Crawford

Mrs

Alta

A

Lindsay

Flat Rock

Mother

Nat.

M

Lindsay

Crawford

Mrs

Chas

M

Reavill

Robinson

Mother

David

B

Reavill

Crawford



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