||Bernhard Griep (1867-..)
(Ben) was born in September 1867 in Lastrup, Germany. In
1879 he migrated with his parents to Bruce, Todd
County, Minnesota. He was a diary farmer. In 1902
he married in Long Prairie to Rosa Meyers, born
in 1878 in Germany.
They had 7 children:
(1906), Bernard (1907), ...
(1909), Sylvia (1910),
Louis Griep (1912) and Alvina.
Row L-R: Olivia, Gertrude, William, Ben >
Bottom Row L-R Sylvia, Louis >
||Anna C. Griep (1868-..)
Anna C. Griep
was born in September 1868 in Germany. On May 26,
1903, she married in Long Prairie to Joseph
Hillmer Jr. They lived in Bruce, Todd County,
close to and later in her fathers farm. They had
4 children: Herman H. (1904), Maria G. (1906),
Frank L. (1907) en Edward L. (1909).
Joseph Griep (1873-1949)
Heinrich Joseph Griep
(Henry) was born September 9, 1873 in Germany. At
age 5 he emigrated with his parents to Bruce,
Todd County, Minnesota. He worked in a sawmill,
and later on he started a car repair shop.
On November 11, 1902, he married
in Long Prairie to the nurse Wilhelmina Gertrude
Spieker and had eight children. On September 16,
1949, he died in Long Prairie of stomach cancer.
His wife died February 3, 1962.
(born 1903; married to Henry Robben); Leo
Joseph Griep (born 1905; married
to Catherine Knase); Agnes Rosaba
(born 1906; married to Nicholas Eiden); Flores
Christina (born 1908; married to
Jake Eiden), Rudolf Joseph Griep
(born 1910; moved to Los Angeles); Victor
Nicholas (born 1912; lived at
Minneapolis); Veronica Catherine
(born 1914; married to Helmer Olander)
and Otto Bernard Griep
(born 1918; married to Bernice
-- One of the
descendants of Leo Joseph, Mark Griep,
now living in Lincoln, Nebraska, has researched
this branch of the Griep family. Other descendants of Henry Griep:
Florence Eiden Deutsch
from Buffalo, Minnesota,
-- Sally Griep from
-- Arden Truby
are also participating in this research.
||Henry Griep (1878-1949)
was born on December 9,1878, in Long Prairie,
Minnesota. On October 11, 1904, he married
Elizabeth Irmdieke from Meire Grove, Stearns
County. He died on April 27, 1949, at Melrose,
Stearns County, Minnesota en was buried on the
St. Boniface Cemetery.
They had five children:
- Agnes B.,
born February 24, 1907, at Padua, Stearns
County. She married Ray Weeber from
Chicago. She died August 14, 1992 in
born February 9, 1909, at Padua, Stearns
County. On June 4, 1932, she married Bob
Bailey from Chicago. They had three children: Shirlene, Robert and Ronald Henry. She
died, 40 years of age, from cancer on
February 13, 1949.
Griep, born December 1915 in
Minnesota. He married Lorraine Beatrice
Schneider and they had three children: Paul
and Susan. On October
24, 1985, his wife died, living in Santa
Griep, born September 1913 at
Padua, Stearns County. He married Lucille
Klosterman. He was a creamery operator,
living in Arlington, Sibley County,
Minnesota. They had six children: Elizabeth,
Sandra (1942-1996), Barbara,
and John Charles. Henry
died on October 23, 1997.
married George Breyer from Chicago.
||Joseph J. Griep (1880-1954)
was born in April 1880. He married Mary L. Schneider, they lived
in Todd, Minnesota. After their divorce, Joseph lived with their
son James in Bruce en Mary with their son Arnold. Joseph died in
1954, at the age of 74.
They had three children:
- Lucille Gertrude was born
on May 31, 1904. She lived in Fontana, California and died
on November 14, 1997.
- Arnold E. Griep was born on
August 28, 1906. He married Angeline and they lived in Long
Prairie, Minnesota. He died on May, 27, 1999.
- James L. Griep was born on
December 8, 1914. He married Marie Elizabeth Petrie. They
lived in Bruce Township, Todd, Minnesota and had children.
James died on March 14, 1990 in Pine and his wife on August
4, 1991. They both were buried at Glen Cary Lutheran Church
Cemetery in Ham Lake, Minnesota.
Mary Bona Griep (1882-1923)
was born around 1882 in
Minnesota. She died, 41 years old, on September 25, 1923, in
Saint Cloud, Minnesota.
Magdalena Griep (Lena) was born on
February 20, 1884, in Minnesota. Adopting the religious name of
'sister Laetitis', she joined the Order of Saint Benedict in
Saint Cloud, Minnesota. She died in May 1972.
Francis Grip (1886-1953)
was born around 1886 in Minnesota. He worked for a railroad company,
and changed his name from Griep to Grip. He married Catherine
C., born around 1888 in New York, had eight children and lived
at Casselton, North Dakota. He died in1953.
- James E. Grip, born around
1919 in North Dakota.
- Francis Aloysis Grip, born
on January 7, 1920 in North Dakota. He lived in Pierce,
Washington and died on November 18, 1996.
- Bernard F. Grip, born on
July 14, 1921 in North Dakota. He married Maxine P. Hagen
and live in Orange County, California. In 1976 they
divorced. He died on April 7, 1977, in Orange County,
- Mary Catherine was born
around 1923 in North Dakota.
- Gerald P. Grip was born
around 1925 in North Dakota.
- Gordon D. Grip was born
around 1926 in North Dakota.
- Patrick J. Grip was born
around 1928 in North Dakota.
- John E. Griep was born
around 1931 in North Dakota.
Griep (1888-1974) was born around 1888 in Minnesota. She died in 1974.
Griep (1892-1962) was born on November 12, 1892. He lived in
Minnesota and died November, 1962.
Griep (1892-1976), was born around 1892 in Minnesota. She died in 1976.
Griep was born on December 3, 1893, in Carver, Minnesota. He
married Winifred O'Connell from Illinois. They lived at Racine,
Wisconsin, and had two children. He died on September 2, 1955,
in Santa Clara, California. Their children:
- Roland J. Griep was born on
August 28, 1921, in Wisconsin. He lived in San Jose,
California en died on July 11, 1976, in Santa Clara,
- Carol was born around 1927
F. Griep (1896-1977)
John F .Griep
was born January 17, 1896 in Long Prairie,
Minnesota. He served in World War I and entered
banking in Long Prairie, then in Browerville and
then in Staples, Todd County, Minnesota, where he
lived the rest of his life. He married Isabella Maier of Long
Prairie. He died in June 1977.
born around 1922.
born around 1923.
born around 1925. She married to James Cain and had 6
children: Patrick, Colleen, Linda, James, Thomas, and Joseph.
born around 1927, and
born around 1931. She married to mr. Zimmer.
John F. Griep at the
wedding of his daughter Alyce
Griep (1898-1998) was born around 1898 in Minnesota. She died in
A. Griep (1899-1972)
George Griep was
born on November 9, 1899 in Minnesota. He
married Celestia Sophia Hipple from Wisconsin. They lived in
Long Prairie, Minnesota and had three children. His wife died in
1944 at Long Prairie. Later on, George lived in Ogden, Utah. He
died there in September 1972.
- George C. Griep was born
around 1921 in Oregon.
- Virginia Emily was born on
July 25, 1922, in Minnesota. She marriec mr. Miller. She
died on October 21, 1995, in San Diego, California.
- Constance Louise was born
around 1928 in Minnesota. She married Jerome Anthony
Bokinskie and lived in Todd County, Minnesota. They had a
son: harles Jerome Bokinskie (1947).
Griep was born February 5, 1902, in Minnesota. He married
Mary E. Shipman from Missouri. They lived in Los Angeles,
California and had three children. He died on October 23, 1992,
at Los Alamitos, Orange County, California.
- Shirley Mae was born around
1934 in Minnesota. In 1952 she married in Los Angeles,
California to Jack Kenneth Robertson.
- Frank Dee Griep was born on
February 27, 1936 in Los Angeles, California. He died there
on March 27, 1942.
- Vyrlle Ann was born on
November 19, 1943 in Los Angeles, California. She married in
1961 in Nevada to Potenciano M. Antoniano. In May 1968 they
Jean Griep (1905-..)
was born around 1905 in Minnesota.
- One of the descendants
of Bernard Francis, DeeAnn Marie Grip,
has researched this
branch of the Griep/Grip family from Minnesota.
- Audrey (Griep) Zimmer,
daughter of John F. Griep, and
- Connie Hammes, granddaughter of Alyce Griep,
daughter of John F. Griep, also provided
information about this 'clan'.