Bio: Possley, Charles and Edith (Lubner)
Contact: Stan

----Source: Joseph Possley

Surnames: Poncelet



Charles and Edith (Lubner) Possley


Charles Possley was born January 11, 1882 in New Holstein, Calumet Co., WI.  His father was Nicolas Poncelet and his mother was Anna Michels.


Edith Lubner married Charles Jan. 29, 1913 in Thorp, Clark Co., WI.  She was born in New Holstein in 1881.

Charles died November 2, 1961 and Edith died May 28, 1974.  They are both buried in St. Bernard Catholic Cemetery, Thorp, Wisconsin.


Family Notes


To us, our Grandmother, Edith Lubner--Possley was a very strong, upright and Prussian kind of woman.  She came to this country when from  Breslau (Now Wroclaw) when she was about 3 years old.  Her determination made her a one room school teacher in Eidsvold and Curtiss until she married Charles Possley, a cheesemaker and eventual owner of the Thorp Dairy, that became the Blue Moon and then Foremost in Thorp.  Edith was a charter member of the Ladies' Group that founded the Thorp Library.

Thorp, WI Girl's Basketball (1909)



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