Simon Wehrle

b. circa 1810
     Simon Wehrle was born circa 1810, in Wyhl, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He was the son of Joseph Wehrle and Maria Josefa Herb.

Jacob Weigand

b. circa 1810, d. before 1860
     Jacob Weigand was also known as Jacob WEYGANDT. Jacob Weigand was also known as Jacob Wyant. He was born circa 1810, Germany. On Tuesday, 1 August 1837 in Stark County, Ohio, USA Jacob Weigand married Maria Adelheid Feldhake, age 32, daughter of Johan Bernard Feldhake and Anna Adelheid Sall. Married by a German Lutheran Minister, John Jacob Fast, per Joyce Leach a descendant.1 Jacob Weigand died before 1860, Ohio, USA.

Children of Jacob Weigand and Maria Adelheid Feldhake

Citations

  1. [S28] Stark County Probate, Marriage records, 1809-1916; marriage index, 1809-1972.

Henry Sprenger

b. circa 1810
     Henry Sprenger was born circa 1810. On Saturday, 9 February 1839 in Bokeloh, Meppen, in Emsland, Niedersachsen, Germany Henry Sprenger married Maria Angelina Knueven, age 21, daughter of Ludwig Hubert Knueven and Elizabeth Webering.1

Citations

  1. [S300] Email, Margret Berndzen to Sr. Dolores Brinkel, May 2007.

Johan Demoran

b. circa 1810
     Johan Demoran was born circa 1810 in Germany. On Friday, 19 April 1839 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA Johan Demoran married Marianna Karhoff, daughter of Gerhardt Heinrich Karhoff and Gesina Adelheid Sander.1

Citations

  1. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.

Frederick Epp

b. circa 1810, d. before 11 October 1849
     Frederick Epp was born circa 1810, in Bavaria, Germany. He was the son of Catherine (?) Circa 1836 Bavaria, Germany Frederick Epp married Anna Elizabeth (?). Frederick Epp was employed as a glazor in 1839. He and Anna Elizabeth (?) were on the passenger list of the Ship Howard to New York on 9 December 1839. Frederick's occupation is listed as glazor. Also on this ship were Peter Epp. In 1842 he opened an account at the tailor shop of Joseph Motri in Sandusky.1 Frederick Epp died before 11 October 1849 in Perkins Township, in Erie Ohio, USA. He left a will on 11 October 1849 in Sandusky, Ohio, USA; First bond posted in name of orphaned children of Frederick Epp, namely Peter, Jacob, Charles, Frederick, George and John Epp. He's will was executed on 21 February 1851.

Children of Frederick Epp and Anna Elizabeth (?)

Citations

  1. [S24] Lewis Cass Aldrich, History of Erie County Ohio.

Anna Elizabeth (?)

b. circa 1810, d. before 11 October 1849
     Anna Elizabeth (?) was born circa 1810 in Germany. Circa 1836 Bavaria, Germany, Anna Elizabeth (?) married Frederick Epp, son of Catherine (?). As of circa 1836, her married name was Elizabeth Epp (-). Anna Elizabeth (?) and Frederick Epp were on the passenger list of the Ship Howard to New York on 9 December 1839. Frederick's occupation is listed as glazor. Also on this ship were Peter Epp. Anna Elizabeth (?) died before 11 October 1849 in Perkins Township, in Erie Ohio, USA.

Children of Anna Elizabeth (?) and Frederick Epp

Anna Catherine Kloppenberg

b. circa 1810
     Anna Catherine Kloppenberg was born circa 1810, Germany. Circa 1830, Germany, Anna Catherine Kloppenberg married John Herman Heising. As of circa 1830, her married name was Anna Catherine Heising (Kloppenberg).

Children of Anna Catherine Kloppenberg and John Herman Heising

Theodor Kleine

b. circa 1810
     Theodor Kleine was born circa 1810, in Hamm, Arnsberg, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Circa 1830 in Hamm, in Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Theodor Kleine married Joanna Cornet.

Joanna Cornet

b. circa 1810
     Joanna Cornet was born circa 1810, in Hamm, Arnsberg, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Circa 1830 in Hamm, in Arnsberg, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Joanna Cornet married Theodor Kleine. As of circa 1830, her married name was Joanna Kleine (Cornet).

Maria Elizabeth Nieman

b. 1810, d. 15 October 1896
     Maria Elizabeth Nieman was born in Handorf, Lüneburg, in Niedersachsen, Germany in 1810. On Wednesday, 21 November 1838 in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA, Maria Elizabeth Nieman married Bernard Eickholt, age 22.1 As of 21 November 1838, her married name was Maria Elizabeth Eickholt (Nieman). Maria Elizabeth Nieman died on 15 October 1896 in Conception, in Nodaway Missouri, USA.

Children of Maria Elizabeth Nieman and Bernard Eickholt

  • Mathias Eickholt
  • Bernard Henry Eickholt
  • Bernadina Eickholt
  • Carl Bernard Eichhold+ b. 2 Mar 1852, d. 20 Feb 1929

Citations

  1. [S20] Putnam County, Probate, Marriages 1834-1927, Mary Catherine Reiman to Bernard Eickholt
    21 NOV 1838, Putnam, Ohio

    LDS M512971.

Catherina Schoene

b. 1810
     Catherina Schoene was born in 1810, Germany. On Monday, 6 July 1835 at St. Augustine in Minster, in Auglaize County, Ohio, USA, Catherina Schoene married Joseph Mehring, son of Gerhard Henry Mehring and Gertrude Dieckmann. He was 31 and she was 25. As of 6 July 1835, her married name was Catherina Mehring (Schoene). Catherina Schoene is listed as an unknown person 's wife on the 1840 Census in Marion Township, in Mercer County, Ohio.1 She is listed as Joseph Mehring's wife on the 28 June 1860 Census in Marion Township, in Mercer County, Ohio.2

Children of Catherina Schoene and Joseph Mehring

Citations

  1. [S340] 1840 US Census Mercer County Ohio.
  2. [S264] 1860 US Census Mercer County, Ohio.

Anna Catharina Schnippe

b. 1810
     Anna Catharina Schnippe was born in 1810, in Rheine, Steinfurt, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. She was the daughter of Johan Bernard Schnippe. On Tuesday, 21 June 1836 in Rheine, in Steinfurt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, Anna Catharina Schnippe married Johan Gerhard Mersman, age 31, son of Johan Gerhard Mersmann and Anna Catharina Rahmeier.1 As of 21 June 1836, her married name was Anna Catharina Mersman (Schnippe).

Children of Anna Catharina Schnippe and Johan Gerhard Mersman

Citations

  1. [S36] Rheine Germany Katholische Kirchenbuch, Kirchenbuch, Rheine Germany 1613-1854.

Johan Francis Verhoff

b. 14 January 1810, d. 1882
     Johan Francis Verhoff was born in Wiedenbrück, Gütersloh, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany on 14 January 1810.1 He was the son of Christoph Heinrich Verhoff and Maria Margaretha Grafflage. Johan Francis Verhoff and Maria Anna Krämer were on the passenger list of the Ship Charlotte Louise to New York on 19 July 1836. On Tuesday, 5 December 1837 in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 27, Johan Francis Verhoff married Maria Anna Krämer, age 25, daughter of Johann Theodor Krämer and Gertrud Wedeking.2 Johan is the head of a family on the 25 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Francis' occupation = blacksmith.3 Johan is the head of a family on the 13 June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Francis 50 and Anna 48 are living with their children: Theodore 22, Christiana 19, Catherine 18, Marianne 14, Francis 13, Florentine 12, Henry 10, William 8, Charles 6.4 Johan is the head of a family on the 9 August 1870 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Frank Ferhoff, 60 and Mary 58 are living with their children: Mary A 24, Francis 23, Florentine 21, Henry 20, William 18, Charles 16. The family owns real estate worth $14000 and personal property worth $1600.5 In 1882 Johan died in Glandorf, in Putnam Ohio, USA. Listed in the Glandorf St. John the Baptist Church, Register of Deaths for 1882, age 70.6

Children of Johan Francis Verhoff and Maria Anna Krämer

  • Theodore Verhoff
  • Mary Gertrude Verhoff
  • Maria Christina Verhoff
  • Anna Catharine Verhoff
  • Theodor William Verhoff
  • Mary Anna Verhoff+ b. 26 Sep 1845, d. 1 Jun 1931
  • Francis Frederich Verhoff+ b. 24 Mar 1847, d. 31 May 1930
  • Tina Verhoff+ b. 10 Nov 1848, d. 27 Jan 1927
  • George Henry Verhoff
  • William T. Verhoff
  • Charles Henry Verhoff

Citations

  1. [S284] Katholische Wiedenbruck Kirchenbuch, Katholische Wiedenbruck Westfalen Germany 1625-1894.
  2. [S20] Putnam County, Probate, Marriages 1834-1927, Franciscus Verhoff to Maria Anna Kramer
    December 5, 1837.
  3. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  4. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  5. [S1] 1870 US Census, Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  6. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Mary Grote

b. 28 April 1810, d. 9 August 1896
     Mary Grote was born on 28 April 1810, in Merzen, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany.1 She was baptized on 29 April 1810 in Merzen, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany. Godparent: Sebastian Eberhard Kolcher.1 She was the daughter of Herman Henry Grote and Margaretha Maria Kolcker. Her baptism name was Anna Maria Adelheit Grote. Mary Grote and Henry Karhoff were on the passenger list of the Barque Charlotte to New York on 17 October 1836 from Bremen. Henry Karhoff and Mary Grote later married. Also on this ship were Marianna Karhoff, Mary Catherine Karhoff, Maria Catherine Grote and Maria Karhoff.2 In 1838 in Cincinnati, in Hamilton County, Ohio, USA, Mary Grote married Henry Karhoff, son of Gerhardt Heinrich Karhoff and Anne Sophia Gertrudis Rolfes. She was 28 and he was 27 years old. As of 1838, her married name was Mary Karhoff (Grote). Mary Grote and Henry Karhoff had 8 children. Mary Grote is listed as Henry Karhoff's wife on the 23 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.3 Mary Grote is listed as Henry Karhoff's wife on the 15 June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.4 Mary is the head of a family on the 10 August 1870 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Margaret (note that name above hers on the census is Margaretha...the census taker could have carried that name over instead of the correct name, Mary) 60, a widow, born in Prussia, is living with her children, Frank 20, Anna 17, Mina 15, and Michael 15. They own their farm which is worth $6000. Their personal goods are valued at $1100.5 On 9 August 1896 Mary died in Glandorf, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 86.6 She was buried on 11 August 1896 in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Glandorf, Ohio, USA.6

Children of Mary Grote and Henry Karhoff

Citations

  1. [S219] 1983 The Genealogical Society of Utah, Kirchenbuch, Merzen 1808-1874, baptisms, marriages, deaths.
  2. [S329] Barque Charlotte; left Bremen, Germany in 1836 arrived in New York on Oct 17, 1836.
  3. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  4. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  5. [S1] 1870 US Census, Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  6. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Maria Anna Anselm

b. 27 July 1810, d. 18 May 1849
     Maria Anna Anselm was born in Altdorf, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany on 27 July 1810.1 She was the daughter of Anton Anselm and Mary Sabina Anselm. On Wednesday, 22 October 1834 at die katholische Kirche in Altdorf, in Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, at age 24, Maria Anna Anselm married Johan Evangelist Locroix. As of 22 October 1834, her married name was Maria Anna Locroix (Anselm). Maria Anna Anselm died on 18 May 1849 in Altdorf, in Freiburg Baden-Württemberg, Germany at age 38.1

Citations

  1. [S150] Katholische Kirche Altdorf (A. Ettenheim), Kirchenbuch, 1740-1900 Altdorf Freiburg Baden Germany.

Hermann Heinrich Arling

b. 29 October 1810, d. 10 September 1872
     Hermann Heinrich Arling was born on 29 October 1810, in Espel, Meppen, Emsland, in Niedersachsen, Germany. He was the son of Christian Brinkhaus Arling and Euphemia Maria Arling. Hermann Heinrich Arling was listed on the passenger list of the Ship Meta to New Orleans on 3 January 1846.1,2,3 Hermann Heinrich Arling died on 10 September 1872 in St. Libory, in St Clair Illinois, USA at age 61. He AERLING, Herman Heinrich Christian
BORN:      Oct 29, 1809, Espel (parish in Lengerich) DIED: Sep 10, 1871, St. Libory, St Clair County, IL
PARENTS: Christian BRINKHAUS
Euphemia Maria AERLING
EMIGRATION: 1845 - arrived New Orleans Jan 3, 1846 on the ship Mata
Hermann Heinrich ARLING, 34, from Lengerich, Hannover
MARRIED: (1) Maria Antoinette SOPEN her entry marriage: Feb 9, 1847, St. Libory, IL
(2) Anna Christina FELDT her entry
marriage: Apr 22, 1852, St. Libory, IL
CHILDREN: Anna Maria ARLING born 1853, St. Libory, IL
Maria Anna ARLING born 1856, St. Libory, IL
Anna Catharina ARLING born 1860, St. Libory, IL
Maria Angela ARLING born 1862, St. Libory, IL
Maria Theresia ARLING born 1864, St. Libory, IL
Carolina ARLING born 1866, St. Libory, IL
Herman Henry ARLING born 1870, St. Libory, IL
SOURCES: All information presented here for Anna Christina was taken from Dr. Heinz Marxkors' book Emigrants from the area of the former County of Lingen. . .Hannover, emigrated to St. Libory, St. Clair County, IL.

Citations

  1. [S300] Email, Margret Berndzen to Sr. Dolores Brinkel, May 2007.
  2. [S301] Www.emslanders.com, Emslanders to the American Mid-West website.
  3. [S326] Ship Meta; left Bremen, Germany in 1845 arrived in New Orleans on Jan 3 1846.

Gerd Jurgen Riepenhoff

b. 6 December 1810
     Gerd Jurgen Riepenhoff was born in Wallenhorst, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany on 6 December 1810. He was the son of Franz Heinrich Riepenhoff and Anna Catharina Maria Osterfeld.

Stephan Herb

b. 24 December 1810, d. 2 January 1818
     Stephan Herb was born in Wyhl, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany on 24 December 1810.1 He was the son of Heribert Herb and Rosa Blum. Stephan Herb died on 2 January 1818 in Wyhl, in Freiburg Baden-Württemberg, Germany at age 7.1

Citations

  1. [S149] Katholische Kirche Wyhl (A. Emmendingen), Kirchenbuch, 1679-1900 Wyhl Germany.

Maria Adelheid Stegmann

b. circa 1811, d. 4 July 1863
     Maria Adelheid Stegmann was born circa 1811, Hannover, in Niedersachsen, Germany. Circa 1835 Hannover, Germany, Maria Adelheid Stegmann married Bernard Herman Fembert. As of circa 1835, her married name was Maria Adelheid Fembert (Stegmann). Maria Adelheid Stegmann and Bernard Herman Fembert were on the passenger list of the Ship Emerald to to New York from Bremen on 5 September 1837. Also on this ship were Maria Elizabeth Fembert. Maria Adelheid Stegmann is listed as Bernard Herman Fembert's wife on the 20 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.1 Maria Adelheid Stegmann died on 4 July 1863 in Ottawa Township, Putnam, Ohio, USA.2 She was buried on 5 July 1863 in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Glandorf, Ohio, USA.2

Children of Maria Adelheid Stegmann and Bernard Herman Fembert

  • Maria Elizabeth Fembert
  • Maria Catherine Fembert
  • Maria Anna Fembert+ b. 19 Jan 1843, d. 9 Jan 1914
  • Bernard Herman Fembert
  • Catherine Elizabeth Fembert
  • Gerhard Bernard Fenbert
  • John Herman Fenbert
  • Maria Catherine Theresa Fenbert

Citations

  1. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Andrew Eckert

b. 1811, d. 28 August 1896
     Andrew Eckert was born in Baden, Germany in 1811. On Sunday, 21 November 1841 at St. Alphonsus Liguori in Peru, in Huron County, Ohio, USA Andrew Eckert married Wilhelmina Smith, age 18, daughter of Nicolaus Smith and Mary Eingieser. Andrew Ekert to Wilhelmine Schmied.1,2 Andrew is the head of a family on the 10 August 1860 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio. Andrew 45 (from Baden) and Wilhelmina 37 (from Bayern) are living with their children: Anthony 17, Mary 13, and Caroline 10. Andrew's occupation is farmer. Value of real estate is $300. Listed on census one page after Peter Smith; two pages after Anthony Smith.3 Andrew is the head of a family on the 1 June 1870 Census in Saint Clair, in Saint Clair County, Michigan. Andrew, 58, is a farmer.4 Andrew is the head of a family on the 1 June 1880 Census in Saint Clair, in Saint Clair County, Michigan.5 He lived in 1893 in Saint Clair, Michigan, USA; Andrew Eckert, farmer, resides in Saint Clair Township, Saint Clair County, Michigan.6 Andrew is the head of a family on the 1894 Census in Saint Clair, in Saint Clair County, Michigan. Andrew, 83, Wilhelmina, 71 and their divorced son, Anthony, 52 are farming in Saint Clair Township, Saint Clair County, Michigan.7 He died on 28 August 1896 in Saint Clair, in Saint Clair Michigan, USA. Book 3 page 117 spelled Andrew Eckhart. Cause of death is listed as old age. His occupation is given as "carpenter."8 He was buried on 29 August 1896 in St. Mary's Clinton Ave in Saint Clair, Michigan, USA.

Children of Andrew Eckert and Wilhelmina Smith

Citations

  1. [S216] Huron County Probate Court, Huron County Probate Court Vital Records.
  2. [S456] St. Alphonsus Liguori Catholic Mission - Marriages.
  3. [S13] 1860 US Census Perkins Twnsp, Erie County, Ohio.
  4. [S192] 1870 US Census Saint Clair, Saint Clair County Michigan.
  5. [S193] 1880 US Census Saint Clair, Saint Clair County Michigan.
  6. [S197] Saint Clair, Michigan City Directory 1893-94.
  7. [S196] 1894 State of Michigan Census - St. Clair Township, St. Clair County, Michigan.
  8. [S286] Saint Clair County Michigan Index of Deaths 1890-1932.

Fransiska Schwander

b. 9 March 1811
     Fransiska Schwander was born on 9 March 1811, in Altdorf, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany. She was the daughter of Landolin Schwander and Elizabeth Aechtle.

Bernard Anton Mersman

b. 1 April 1811, d. 1 December 1836
     Bernard Anton Mersman was born on 1 April 1811, in Hauenhorst, Steinfurt, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. He was baptized on 1 April 1811 in Rheine, Steinfurt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Godparents Bernd Anton Miltrup and Elisabeth Bröckers.1 He was the son of Johan Gerhard Mersmann and Anna Catharina Rahmeier. Bernard Anton Mersman died on 1 December 1836 in Rheine, in Steinfurt Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany at age 25. "Anton, son of Gerhard Mersman, age 25 years, six months."1

Citations

  1. [S36] Rheine Germany Katholische Kirchenbuch, Kirchenbuch, Rheine Germany 1613-1854.

Anna Angela Lücke

b. 24 April 1811, d. 29 April 1811
     Anna Angela Lücke was born on 24 April 1811, in Ennigerloh, Warendorf, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Joseph Lücke and Catherina Elizabeth Mersmann. Anna Angela Lücke was baptized on 26 April 1811 in Ennigerloh, Warendorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Godparents: Anna Angela Sagemeyer and Wilhelmus Pohlmann aus Bschft. Werdels.1 She died on 29 April 1811 in Ennigerloh, in Warendorf Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.1

Citations

  1. [S540] Kirchenbuch, St. Jakobus Katholische Kirche Ennigerloh (Bistumsarchiv Münster),.

Maria Magdalena Anselm

b. 30 April 1811, d. 5 May 1811
     Maria Magdalena Anselm was born in Altdorf, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany on 30 April 1811.1 She was baptized on 1 May 1811 in Altdorf, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. She was the daughter of Christian Anselm and Magdalena Straubinger. Maria died on 5 May 1811 in Altdorf, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.1

Citations

  1. [S15] Altdorf Lineage Book, Ortssippenbuch Altdorf, Stadt Ettenheim, Ortenaukreis, Baden, Germany.

Henry Karhoff

b. 22 May 1811, d. 12 August 1862
     Henry Karhoff was also known as Herman Henry Karhoff. He was born in Schwagstorf, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany on 22 May 1811.1 He was the son of Gerhardt Heinrich Karhoff and Anne Sophia Gertrudis Rolfes. Henry Karhoff was baptized on 22 May 1811 in Schwagstorf, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany. Godfather is Herman Henry Karhoff.2 He and Mary Grote were on the passenger list of the Barque Charlotte to New York on 17 October 1836 from Bremen. Henry Karhoff and Mary Grote later married. Also on this ship were Marianna Karhoff, Mary Catherine Karhoff, Maria Catherine Grote and Maria Karhoff.3 He purchased and farmed 218 acres near Glandorf, Ohio. Before purchasing this land, Herman worked on the construction of the Miami-Erie Canal.4 In 1838 in Cincinnati, in Hamilton County, Ohio, USA Henry Karhoff married Mary Grote, daughter of Herman Henry Grote and Margaretha Maria Kolcker. She was 28 and he was 27 years old. Henry Karhoff and Mary Grote had 8 children. Henry declared his intention to become a citizen of the United States in Glandorf, Ohio, USA on 29 September 1842.
"State of Ohio, Putnam County. Personally appeared Henry Karhoff in open court who being duly sworn according to law deposeth and said that he will support the Constitution of the United States of America and that he doth absolutely and ---- renounce and abjure all allegiance and fidelity to any foreign prince, potentate, state, or sovereignty whatever; and particularly to the King of Hanover. Sworn to and subscribed in open court Sept. 29, 1842". Witnesses: G. Bockhold and F. Ellerbrock
.5 Henry is the head of a family on the 23 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Herman H 39 and Mary A. 39 with their children Mary T. 9, Mary C. 6 and Bernadina 4. Their farm is valued at $1800.6 Henry is the head of a family on the 15 June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Henry 49 (farmer) and Mary A. 50 with their children: Theresa 20, Mary 17, Dina 15, Frank 10, Anna 7, Philomena 5. Value of real estate = $6500. Value of personal estate = $700. Name in census looks like "Henry Karhoef."7 On 12 August 1862 Henry died in Glandorf, Putnam, Ohio, USA at age 51. The listing reads Herman Henry Karhof, age 54.8 He was buried on 12 August 1862 in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Glandorf, Ohio, USA.8

Children of Henry Karhoff and Mary Grote

Citations

  1. [S494] Email, Steve Frank to Joyce Sziebert July 2005.
  2. [S584] Bistumsarchiv Osnabrück Germany, Kirchenbuch Sankt Bartholomäus Schwagstorf.
  3. [S329] Barque Charlotte; left Bremen, Germany in 1836 arrived in New York on Oct 17, 1836.
  4. [S205] Reiman Meyer Family Stories, Narrated by Wilhelmina Rieman Meyer, 1948,.
  5. [S255] Putnam County, Ohio Declarations of Intent.
  6. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  7. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  8. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Joseph Rudolph Siefker

b. 1 December 1811, d. 10 June 1863
     Joseph Rudolph Siefker was born in Pye, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany on 1 December 1811.1,2 He was the son of Joseph Rudolf Siefker and Maria Elizabeth Sanders. Joseph Rudolph Siefker was baptized on 3 December 1811 in St. Alexander in Wallenhorst, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany. Godparents - Joseph Becker and Catharina Maria Drees.2 Joseph served in the military in Wallenhorst, Niedersachsen, Germany circa 1833. Soldier in Linien Batallion, 1 Company. Joseph deserted from the army and came to the US without a passport. He emigrated on 28 July 1834 from in Pye, Niedersachsen, Germany. German Emigration lists "Joseph, 23, occupation = soldier. Funds = 40 reichstaler".1 He was on the passenger list of the Ship Orient to New York from Bremen, Germany on 2 October 1834.3 On Monday, 4 September 1837 in Canton, in Stark County, Ohio, USA at age 25, Joseph Rudolph Siefker married Franciska Feldhake, age 18, daughter of Johan Bernard Feldhake and Anna Adelheid Sall. Married by Doctor Frank Hoffman, Catholic Priest.4 Joseph is the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Perry Township, in Stark County, Ohio. Joseph Siefker, 20-30 is listed with one female 20-30 and two male children under 5 years of age.5 On 10 October 1840 in Liberty Township, Ohio, USA he bought land in Section 33 from the US government.6 On 10 November 1844 in Ottawa Township, Putnam, Ohio, USA, Joseph Rudolph Siefker was deeded 80 acres in section 16 by land patent from the US government.7 Joseph is the head of a family on the 24 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Joseph 39 and Francisca 31 with their children: Henry 12, Anthony 8, Joseph 6, and Joseph's brother Bernard Siefker, 31. Occupation = farmer; value of real estate = $1000.8 Joseph is the head of a family on the 16 June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. 1860 Census: Joseph 49 and his wife, Francisca 43 are living with their children: Henry 21, Anthony 18, Joseph 14, Anna 9, Elizabeth 4, John 6. Occupation = farmer. Value of real estate = $3000. Value of personal property = $600. Joseph and Francisca give their birthplace as "Hanover."9 He and Franciska Feldhake had 10 children. On 10 June 1863 Joseph died in Ottawa Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 51. He was buried on 12 June 1863 in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Glandorf, Putnam, Ohio, USA.10 Joseph Siefker was one of the largest landowners in Putnam County. After his death, his widow, Franciska, worked to keep all the land in the family. Two of her sons are living on the home place in 1880.

Children of Joseph Rudolph Siefker and Franciska Feldhake

Citations

  1. [S114] Germany Emigration Lists, Wallenhorst, Hannover, Germany.
  2. [S320] Bistumsarchiv Osnabrück Germany, Kirchenbuch Sankt Alexander Wallenhorst 1811 -1899.
  3. [S330] Ship Orient; left Bremen, Germany in 1834 arrived in New York on Oct 2, 1834.
  4. [S28] Stark County Probate, Marriage records, 1809-1916; marriage index, 1809-1972, FHL US/CAN Film 897622
    Marriage index, A-Z 1809-1858.
  5. [S2] 1840 US Census Stark County, Ohio.
  6. [S336] Joseph Rudolph Siefker, US Bureau of Land Management First patent Oct 14, 1840.
  7. [S435] Joseph Rudolph Siefker, US Bureau of Land Management First patent Nov 10, 1844.
  8. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  9. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  10. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

William Shomo

b. 1812
     William Shomo was born in 1812, in Pennsylvania, USA. He was the son of Henry Shomo. William is the head of a family on the 1840 Census in Hollidaysburg, in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania. One man and one woman 30 - 40; boys 15-20, 10-15 and two boys under 5. Woman 20 - 30 and a girl under 5. On Tuesday, 28 June 1842 in Hollidaysburg, in Huntingdon County, Pennsylvania, USA William Shomo married Margaret Wilson, daughter of Charles Wilson. Shomo, William; Shaw, Margaret
Married on Tuesday, the 28th inst., by the Rev. David McKinney, Mr. William Shomo of this borough, to Mrs. Margaret Shaw, daughter of Mr. Charles Wilson of Frankstown Township.
(Source: Democratic Standard and Huntingdon County Gazette newspaper, 1 July 1842; published at Hollidaysburg, Huntingdon County, PA; now Blair County. Hollidaysburg became a part of Blair County in 1846.) Circa 1848 in Hollidaysburg, in Blair County, Pennsylvania, USA William Shomo married Elizabeth (?). William is the head of a family on the 31 August 1850 Census in Hollidaysburg, in Blair County, Pennsylvania. William is a hatter. Census says William is 35.1 William is the head of a family on the 18 July 1860 Census in Hollidaysburg, in Blair County, Pennsylvania. William is a hatter. Census says William is 36 (should be 46.)2 William is the head of a family on the 29 June 1870 Census in Hollidaysburg, in Blair County, Pennsylvania. William is a hatter. Census says he is 58.3 William is the head of a family on the 1880 Census in Hollidaysburg, in Blair County, Pennsylvania.

Children of William Shomo

  • Sarah E. Shomo
  • Henry Shomo+ b. Sep 1839, d. a 1920
  • Tom I. Shomo
  • Robert Shomo

Child of William Shomo and Margaret Wilson

  • Alice Shomo

Children of William Shomo and Elizabeth (?)

  • Allison Shomo
  • Harvey Shomo

Citations

  1. [S226] 1850 US Census Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S230] 1860 US Census Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania.
  3. [S231] 1870 US Census Hollidaysburg, Blair, Pennsylvania.

Mary Ann White

b. 1812
     Mary Ann White was born in 1812, in Pennsylvania, USA. In 1836 in Clearfield Township, in Cambria County, Pennsylvania, USA, Mary Ann White married Joseph Rickard. As of 1836, her married name was Mary Ann Rickard (White). Mary Ann White is listed as Joseph Rickard's wife on the 21 August 1850 Census in Clearfield Township, in Cambria County, Pennsylvania.1 Mary Ann White is listed as Joseph Rickard's wife on the 12 June 1870 Census in White Township, in Cambria County, Pennsylvania.2

Children of Mary Ann White and Joseph Rickard

  • Sarah Rickard
  • Elizabeth Rickard+ b. 1839, d. b 1879
  • Charles W. Rickard
  • Nancy I. Rickard
  • Ann C. Rickard
  • George W. Rickard
  • Charlotte Rickard
  • Joseph Rickard
  • James Rickard
  • Mary C. Rickard

Citations

  1. [S224] 1850 US Census Clearfield, Cambria, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S223] 1870 US Census White, Cambria, Pennsylvania.

Francisca Katherine Brockman

b. 1812, d. 1885
     Francisca Katherine Brockman was born in 1812, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany. Circa 1830 in Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany, Francisca Katherine Brockman married Christian Bockrath. As of circa 1830, her married name was Francisca Katherine Bockrath (Brockman). Francisca Katherine Brockman and Christian Bockrath were on the passenger list to New York on 2 October 1845. Also on this ship were John Frederick Bockrath. Francisca Katherine Brockman is listed as Christian Bockrath's wife on the 3 September 1850 Census in Greensburg Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.1 Francisca Katherine Brockman is listed as Christian Bockrath's wife on the 25 July 1860 Census in Greensburg Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.2 Francisca Katherine Brockman is listed as Christian Bockrath's wife on the 26 July 1870 Census in Greensburg Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.3 Francisca Katherine Brockman is listed as Christian Bockrath's wife on the 4 June 1880 Census in Greensburg Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.4 Francisca Katherine Brockman was buried in 1885 in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Glandorf, Ohio, USA.5 She died in 1885 in Greensburg Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA. Frances Katherine Bockrath, age 73.

Children of Francisca Katherine Brockman and Christian Bockrath

  • John Frederick Bockrath
  • Anna Elizabeth Bockrath+ b. Sep 1845, d. a 1930
  • Matthias Bockrath
  • Mary Bockrath
  • David Bockrath

Citations

  1. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S53] 1860 US Census Greensburg Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  3. [S49] 1870 US Census, Greensburg Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  4. [S50] 1880 US Census Greensburg Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  5. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Maria Elizabeth Riepenhoff

b. 16 January 1812
     Maria Elizabeth Riepenhoff was born in Wallenhorst, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany on 16 January 1812. She was the daughter of Franz Heinrich Riepenhoff and Anna Catharina Maria Osterfeld.