Welcome to the Thurkow Family Page!

Updated: 10 January 2011

If you have information (births, marriages, deaths, obituaries, photographs, etc.) for the Thurkow & related families, please contact Jim Adams (adamsmckain at gmail.com) for inclusion on these pages.

Thurkow-Manning Family Tree at ancestry.com

Leitz Family Tree at ancestry.com (Thurkow & Manning)

Descendants of John (20 Jan 1829 - 01 Dec 1885) and Hanna Miller Thurkow (27 Oct 1829 - 14 July 1893). They had 9 children:
1. Frederick "Fritz" Thurkow (25 March 1850 in Mecklenberg, Germany - 26 Oct 1920 in Marcellus, Cass, MI, USA) married Harriet "Hattie" Timm (06 Dec 1849 in Mecklenberg, Germany - 02 April 1929 in Marcellus, Cass, MI, USA).
2. Heinrich Thurkow (1851 - )
3. Anna Thurkow (1857 - )
4. Friederika Thurkow (1859 - )
5. Emma Thurkow (1860 - )
6. Hellmuth Thurkow (1861 - )
7. Karl Thurkow (1863 - )
8. Johann Thurkow (1864 - )
9. Ida Thurkow (1866 - )

Generation 2: Frederick "Fritz" Thurkow (25 March 1850 in Mecklenberg, Germany - 26 Oct 1920 in Marcellus, Cass, MI, USA) married Harriet "Hattie" Timm (06 Dec 1849 in Mecklenberg, Germany - 02 April 1929 in Marcellus, Cass, MI, USA). They had 10 children:
1. Martha (1868 - 1898)
2. Fred (1872 - 1929)
3. Bertha (1874 - 1966)
4. William (1876 - 1965)
5. Albert (1878 - 1913)
6. Regina Thurkow (14 Jan 1881 in Fabius, St. Joseph, MI, USA - 05 April 1917 in Cass, MI, USA) married Frank June Manning (20 June 1878 in Cass, MI, USA - 1927 in Cass, MI, USA).
7. Eliza (1883 - 1942)
8. Bess (1886 - 1959)
9. Vera (1888 - 1944)
10. John T. (1890 - 1946)

Generation 3: Regina Thurkow (14 Jan 1881 in Fabius, St. Joseph, MI, USA - 05 April 1917 in Cass, MI, USA) married Frank June Manning (20 June 1878 in Cass, MI, USA - 1927 in Cass, MI, USA). They had 3 children:
1. Rex Thurkow Manning (06 Oct 1903 in Marcellus, Cass, MI - 05 Sept 1908)
2. Helen May Manning (27 Jan 1905 in Marcellus, Cass, MI - 12 June 1973 in Kalamazoo, MI) married Carl Valentine Adams (14 Feb 1898 - 25 Oct 1989)
3. Maxine Mae b. 05 Nov 1910.