1. Ryan Lochte: b. 3 Aug 1984 Rochester, NY; 2008 gold medals in swimming (200 m backstroke and 4x200 m freestyle)


2. Steven R. Lochte: b. 14 May 1952 Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY

[The Daily Messenger (Canandaigua, NY), 10 Mar 1971, p. 13: “Steven Lochte, son of Mr. and Mrs. Russell Lochte of County Road Two, participated in the National Junior College Swimming Championship…”]

[The Daily Messenger (Canandaigua, NY), 14 May 1952, p. 2: “[births] A son, to Mr. and Mrs. Russell Lochte…May 14, 1952.”]

3. Ileana M. “Ike” ___: b. Aug 1953 Havana, Cuba


4. Russell Lochte: b. 5 Jan 1921 Toronto, Ontario, Canada; d.12 May 2003 (last residence Bloomfield, Ontario Co., NY)  [SSN 121-12-7592, issued NY bef. 1951]

5. Doris J. Kort: b. c1923/4 NY

[The Daily Messenger (Canandaigua, NY), 20 Aug 1976, p. 16: “Mrs. Russell Lochte,…Mrs. Clarence Ford…and Mrs. Eleanor Johncox…entertained at a luncheon for the birthday of their mother, Mrs. Charles Kort…”  Same, 16 Aug 1974, p. 12: “Mr. and Mrs. Russell Lochte were hosts for the 83rd birthday of her mother, Mrs. Charles Kort…”]


8. Arthur George Lochte: b. 16 Oct 1898 Birkenhead, Cheshire, England; d. 20 Sep 1975 Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY; m. 7 Jun 1919 York, Ontario, Canada  [SSN 104-07-9560, issued NY bef. 1951]

[The Daily Messenger (Canandaigua, NY), 22 Sep 1975, p. 2: “Arthur Lochte, 76, of Bristol, died Saturday at Thompson Hospital.  He served in the Canadian Army during World War I….He is survived by his wife, Olive Thompson Lochte; a son, Russell…a sister, Mrs. Albert (Margaret) Martin of Rochester…”]

9. Olive Thompson: b. c1898/9 Hull, Yorkshire, England

10. Charles August Kort: b. 28 Jun 1886 Irondequoit, NY; d. 26 Nov 1973 Canandaigua, Ontario Co., NY; m. c Mar 1911  [SSN 132-30-7814, issued NY 1955-7]  [WWI draft registration card]

[The Daily Messenger (Canandaigua, NY), 22 Mar 1972, p. 8: “Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kort…accompanied their son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Lochte…to Alfred University to attend an open house.  They also dined out in observance of the 61st wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Kort.”]

[The Daily Messenger (Canandaigua, NY), 28 Nov 1973, p. 2: “Bristol—Charles A. Kort, 87, died Monday in Thompson Hospital, Canandaigua.  He is survived by his wife, Jennie…three daughters,…Mrs. Russell Lochte…a sister, Mrs. Ester Sexton, and two brothers, Adolph and William Kort, all of Irondequoit…”]

11. Jennie M. ___: b. 11 Aug 1891 NY; d. 3 Sep 1987 (last residence Bloomfield)  [SSN 054-52-2215, issued NY 1973]


16. Julius Henry (Christian Heinrich Julius) Lochte: b. 18 Feb 1861 Hanover, Germany; d. 9 Apr 1932 York, Ontario, Canada; m. 15 Oct 1886 Hanover

17. Charlotte Miester/Meister: b. 28 Jul 1867 Hanover, Germany; d. 2 Sep 1928 Ontario, Canada

18. Samuel Ward Thompson: b. 1875 Hull, Yorkshire, England; in 1930 address 1187 B. St. Clair C—W., Toronto; m. 1897 (rec. Sculcoates district, East Riding of Yorkshire)

19. Caroline Hall: b. c1878/9 Hull; in 1923 address 1923 249 Major St., Toronto

20. Adolph W. Kort: b. Apr 1861 Germany; m. c1885/6

21. Hannah ___: b. May 1863 Germany

22. ___: b. NY

23. ___: b. NY


34. Charles Meister: b. Germany

35. Witler Schwartz: b. Germany



1930 – Greece, Monroe Co., NY, e.d. 214, sheet 5b

August[sic], Charles    Head   M W 43 M 24 NY Ger Ger  Farmer Truck farm

___, Jennie M.             Wife    F W 38 M 19   NY NY NY

___, Ruth A.               Dau     F W 16 S         NY NY NY

___, Elanore E.           Dau     F W 11 S         NY NY NY

___, Doris J.                Dau     F W 6 S           NY NY NY


1920 – Greece, Monroe Co., NY, e.d. 13, sheet 3b

Kort, Charles A.          Head   M W 33 M      NY Ger Ger  Gardner Home Farm

Kort, Jennie M.           Wife    F W 28 M        NY NY NY

___, Ruth A.               Dau     F W 6 S           NY NY NY

___, Eleanor E.           Dau     F W 1 6/12 S   NY NY NY


1901 – Birkenhead, Cheshire, England, pp. 3-4 (59a-b)

Julius Lochte               Head   M 40    Butcher (Slaughterer)  Hanover Naturalized British Subject

Charlotta do                Wife    M 34                                        Hanover

Minnie do                    Dau     S 12                                         Hanover

Margaret do                Dau     S 3                                           Hanover

Arthur Lochte             Son      S 2                                           Cheshire Birkenhead

Mary do                      Dau     S --                                          do do

Arthur do                    Bro      S 33     Butcher Hide Drawer Hanover Naturalized British Subject


1901 – West Sculcoates, Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, p. 16

Samuel W. Thompson Head   M 25    Storekeeper (Abestos Warehouse)      Hull Yorks

Caroline do                 Wife    M 22                                                                do do

Olive do                      Dau     S 2                                                                   do do


1900 – Irondequoit, Monroe Co., NY, e.d. 15, sheet 1a

Kort, Adolf W.           Head   W M Apr 1861 39 M 14         Ger Ger Ger 1885 15 Na  Farmer

Kort, Hanna                Wife    W F May 1863 37 M 14 4 4   Ger Ger Ger 1885 15

Kort, Charles               Son      W M Jun 1886 14 S                NY Ger Ger

Kort, Edward              Son      W M May 1891 9 S                NY Ger Ger

Kort, William              Son      W M May 1893 7 S                NY Ger Ger

Kort, Esther                Dau     W F Feb 1895 5 S                   NY Ger Ger