Mary Kephart Owens

b. 21 June 1832, d. 22 June 1918
     Mary Kephart Owens was born on 21 June 1832, Rockingham, in Virginia, USA. She was the daughter of Horatio Noble Owens and Margaret Abigail Kephart. She is listed as Horatio Noble Owens's daughter on the 29 August 1850 Census in Rockingham County, Virginia. In 1852 in Rockingham County, Virginia, USA, Mary Kephart Owens married Benjamin Franklin Bridges. Mary Kephart Owens is listed as Benjamin Franklin Bridges's wife on the 29 September 1860 Census in Rockingham County, Virginia. Mary Kephart Owens died on 22 June 1918, in Rockingham Virginia, USA at age 86. She was buried on 24 June 1918 in Saint John Lutheran Cemetery in Singers Glen, Virginia, USA.

Children of Mary Kephart Owens and Benjamin Franklin Bridges

Henry Conrad Casselmann

b. 5 September 1832, d. 10 January 1918
     Henry Conrad Casselmann was born on 5 September 1832, Hannover, in Niedersachsen, Germany. On Tuesday, 28 April 1863 in Effingham County, Illinois, USA at age 30, Henry Conrad Casselmann married Mary Feldhake, age 20, daughter of Joseph Feldhake and Mary Gersina Brummer.1 Henry Conrad Casselmann and Mary Feldhake had 8 children. Henry Conrad Casselmann died on 10 January 1918 in Effingham, in Effingham Illinois, USA at age 85.

Citations

  1. [S270] Effingham County Probate, Marriage records, 1839-1920.

Anna Maria Theresa Knueven

b. 21 September 1832
     Anna Maria Theresa Knueven was born on 21 September 1832, in Klosterholte, Haselünne, Emsland, in Niedersachsen, Germany; Godparents: Anna Maria Knueven and Johan Henric Schulte. She was the daughter of Ludwig Hubert Knueven and Elizabeth Webering. She is listed as Ludwig Hubert Knueven's daughter on the 1836 Census in Haverbeck, Meppen, in Emsland County, Niedersachsen.1 On Saturday, 10 March 1855 in St. Louis, in St. Louis County, Missouri, USA, at age 22, Anna Maria Theresa Knueven married Heinrich Tillman.1 As of 10 March 1855, her married name was Anna Maria Theresa Tillman (Knueven).

Citations

  1. [S301] Www.emslanders.com, Emslanders to the American Mid-West website.

Maria Catherina Siefker

b. 20 October 1832, d. 8 February 1907
     Maria Catherina Siefker was born on 20 October 1832, in Pye, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany.1,2 She was the daughter of Joseph Rudolf Siefker and Maria Elizabeth Sanders. Maria Catherina Siefker was baptized on 23 October 1832 in St. Alexander in Wallenhorst, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany. Godparents - Anna Maria Nardmann, Catharina Maria Sander and Florenz Siefke.2 In 1842 Maria Catherina Siefker immigrated from Germanyto.2 She was found on the passenger list of the Ship New York to New York with Joseph Rudolf Siefker and Maria Elizabeth Sanders on 26 October 1842. Maria's age is given as 54. Also on this ship were Elizabeth Siefker and Louisa Siefker.3 On Thursday, 3 March 1853 in Auglaize County, Ohio, USA, at age 20, Maria Catherina Siefker married John B Finke. Maria Catherina Siefker is listed as John B Finke's wife on the 3 June 1880 Census in Dayton, in Montgomery County, Ohio.4 Maria is the head of a family on the 12 June 1900 Census in Dayton, in Montgomery County, Ohio. Catherine is retired. She is a widow. She died on 8 February 1907 in Dayton, in Montgomery Ohio, USA at age 74.

Children of Maria Catherina Siefker and John B Finke

Citations

  1. [S114] Germany Emigration Lists, Wallenhorst, Hannover, Germany.
  2. [S320] Bistumsarchiv Osnabrück Germany, Kirchenbuch Sankt Alexander Wallenhorst 1811 -1899.
  3. [S111] Joseph Rudolph Siefker, New York, 1820 - 1850 Passenger Lists,Name of Ship; New York.
  4. [S588] 1880 US Census, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.

Anna Mary Schonhof

b. 2 November 1832, d. 27 October 1899
     Anna Mary Schonhof was born in Hannover, Hannover, in Niedersachsen, Germany on 2 November 1832. On Thursday, 8 January 1852 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA, at age 19, Anna Mary Schonhof married John Bernard Henry Beckman, age 23, son of Johann Bernard Henry Beckman and Catharina Elizabeth Barlage.1 As of 8 January 1852, her married name was Anna Mary Beckman (Schonhof). Anna Mary Schonhof is listed as John Bernard Henry Beckman's wife on the 25 June 1880 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.2 On 27 October 1899 Anna died in Pleasant Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 66. She was buried on 30 October 1899 in St. Peter and Paul's Cemetery in Ottawa, Ohio, USA.3

Children of Anna Mary Schonhof and John Bernard Henry Beckman

  • Herman John Beckman
  • Maria Catherina Beckman
  • Bernard Henry Beckman
  • Henry Beckman
  • Mary Bernadine Beckman
  • Mary Ann Beckman
  • Joseph William Beckman+ b. 25 Nov 1870, d. 6 Apr 1950
  • Elizabeth Beckman

Citations

  1. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S39] 1880 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  3. [S170] St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church - Burials.

Wilhelmina Schied

b. 1833, d. before 1900
     Wilhelmina Schied was also known as Wilhelmina Schade. She was born in Niedersachsen, Germany in 1833. In 1852 in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio, USA, Wilhelmina Schied married Joseph Smith, son of Nicolaus Smith and Mary Eingieser. As of 1852, her married name was Wilhelmina Smith (Schade). Wilhelmina Schied is listed as Joseph Smith's wife on the 8 June 1880 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio.1 Wilhelmina Schied died before 1900 in Perkins Township, in Erie Ohio, USA. She does not appear in the census of 1900.

Children of Wilhelmina Schied and Joseph Smith

Citations

  1. [S67] 1880 US Census, Perkins Twnsp Erie County, Ohio.

Maria Karhoff

b. 1833
     Maria Karhoff was born in 1833, in Schwagstorf, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany. She was the daughter of Marianna Karhoff. Maria Karhoff was listed on the passenger list of the Barque Charlotte to New York with Henry Karhoff and Mary Grote on 17 October 1836 from Bremen. Henry Karhoff and Mary Grote later married.1

Citations

  1. [S329] Barque Charlotte; left Bremen, Germany in 1836 arrived in New York on Oct 17, 1836.

Maria Sophia Motsch

b. 29 March 1833, d. 23 September 1914
     Maria Sophia Motsch was born in Zell im Wiesental, Lörrach, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany on 29 March 1833.1,2 She was the daughter of Joseph Motsch and Susanna Schnurr. Maria Sophia Motsch was baptized on 31 March 1833 in Zell im Wiesental, Lörrach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.2 In 1854, USA, Maria Sophia Motsch married Anthony Frederick Herb, son of Heribert Herb and Cecelia Anselm. As of 1854, her married name was Mary Herb (Motsch). In 1855 Maria Sophia Motsch and Anthony Frederick Herb had 13 children. Maria Sophia Motsch is listed as Anthony Frederick Herb's wife on the 1856 Census in Peru Township, in Dubuque County, Iowa. Maria Sophia Motsch is listed as Anthony Frederick Herb's wife on the 9 June 1860 Census in Peru Township, in Dubuque County, Iowa.3 Maria Sophia Motsch is listed as Anthony Frederick Herb's wife on the 1 August 1870 Census in Milan Township, in Erie County, Ohio.4 Maria Sophia Motsch is listed as Anthony Frederick Herb's wife on the 21 June 1880 Census in Milan Township, in Erie County, Ohio.5 Maria is the head of a family on the 3 July 1900 Census in Milan Township, in Erie County, Ohio. Mary, a widow, 67 is living with her unmarried sons, Charles 32, a saloon keeper, and Jacob 26. They are living next door to her son, Joseph 31, a brewer, and his family.6 She died on 23 September 1914 in Milan Township, in Erie Ohio, USA at age 81.
Sandusky Register of same date reports "Mrs. Mary Herb, 82, a resident of this village since 1869, died at her home this morning at 1 o'clock. She was born in Baden, Germany and married to Fred Herb in 1854. Of thirteen children born to Mrs. Herb, these six survive: Mrs. Charles Strickfaden of Bogarts, Mrs. Joseph Strickfaden of Wakeman, Mrs. B. Goeke of California, Mrs. W. M. Reardon of Texas and Joseph and Jacob Herb of this place." Funeral services will be held Thursday morning at 9 o'clock at St. Anthony's Catholic church.7 She was buried on 24 September 1914 in St. Anthony's Cemetery in Milan, Ohio, USA.8

Children of Maria Sophia Motsch and Anthony Frederick Herb

Citations

  1. [S448] Ohio Department of Health Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953.
  2. [S539] FamilySearch.org, Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558 - 1898.
  3. [S183] 1860 US Census Dubuque County, Iowa.
  4. [S71] 1870 US Census, Milan, Erie County, Ohio.
  5. [S72] 1880 US Census, Milan, Erie County, Ohio.
  6. [S182] 1900 US Census, Milan, Erie County, Ohio.
  7. [S33] Rutherford B Hayes Library, Rutherford B Hayes Library Death Index for Northwestern Ohio, Mary Herb (widow of Freed?) died age 82 at Milan.
  8. [S134] St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery Burials Milan, Ohio Burials,.

Anna Agnes Riepenhoff

b. 1 June 1833, d. 17 July 1833
     Anna Agnes Riepenhoff was born in Wallenhorst, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany on 1 June 1833. She was the daughter of Bernard Heinrich Riepenhoff and Anna Catherina Adelheid Wellmann. Anna died on 17 July 1833 in Wallenhorst, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany.

Gerhard Meyer

b. 26 August 1833, d. 17 September 1900
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     Gerhard Meyer was also known as Gerhard Bernard Meyer. Gerhard Meyer was also known as G.B. Meyer. He was born in Rheine, Steinfurt, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany on 26 August 1833.1 He was baptized on 27 August 1833 in Sankt Dionysius in Rheine, Steinfurt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. Godparents: Bernard Meyer and Anna Catherine Mersman.1 He was the son of Theodor Meyer and Anna Mersman.1 On 26 May 1834 Gerhard Meyer immigrated with his parents Theodor Meyer and Anna Mersman from Westerkappeln, Steinfurt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany, to Putnam County, Ohio.2,3 He is listed in the census as Theodor Meyer's son on the 1840 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.4 He is listed in the census as Theodor Meyer's son on the 20 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.5 Gerhard Meyer became Anna Maria Mersman's godparent at her baptism in St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, Ohio, USA on 17 February 1854.6 On Tuesday, 1 May 1855 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 21, Gerhard Meyer married Anna Moening, age 19, daughter of John Henry Moening and Anna Maria Recker. Gerhard Bernard Mayer to Ana Mar. Monick 1855; Alois Schelbert, Priest.7 Gerhard Meyer and Anna Moening had 11 children. Gerhard is the head of a family on the June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Listed as G.B. Mier 26 and wife Mary 24 with children Bernard 4 and Harry 2. Occupation = farmer. Value of real estate = $2550. Value of personal property = $2050. Mother, Anna Mersman Meyer 60, and grandmother, Catherine Mersman 77, are living with him. Also younger brothers Henry J. 13 and Theodore 18; and younger sister, Mary Theresa 15.8 Gerhard is the head of a family on the 5 August 1870 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. 1870 Census: GB Meyer 36 and Anna 34 living with Henry 12, Theodore 9, Joseph 6, Herman 4, Tracy 1, Catherine Mersman 86 (grandmother). Occupation - farmer. Value of real estate = $5000. Value of personal estate = $1880.9 Gerhard is the head of a family on the 20 June 1880 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Gerhard B. 46 and Anna M. 44 with their children: John H. 21, Bernard T. 18, Joseph 15, Herman 13, Anna M. 9, Herman F. 6, Catherine 1.10 Gerhard is the head of a family on the 15 June 1900 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Gerhart B, 66 and wife Anna, 64 living with son Frank, 26 and daughter-in-law Pauline, 20, daughter Elizabeth, 18 and grandson Albert (born May 1900.)11 On 17 September 1900 Gerhard died in Glandorf, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 67. He was buried Have a Mass card for him. Age at death was 67 years, 21 days. on 19 September 1900 in St. John the Baptist Cemetery in Glandorf, Ohio, USA.12

Children of Gerhard Meyer and Anna Moening

Citations

  1. [S36] Rheine Germany Katholische Kirchenbuch, Kirchenbuch, Rheine Germany 1613-1854.
  2. [S418] Wilfried von Brümmer, Auswandererliste Rheinenser.
  3. [S556] Frederick Ernst Hunsche, Auswanderungen aus dem Kreis Steinfurt.
  4. [S38] 1840 US Census Putnam County Ohio.
  5. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  6. [S18] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Baptisms, Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  7. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  8. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  9. [S1] 1870 US Census, Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  10. [S39] 1880 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  11. [S40] 1900 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  12. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Frank Smith

b. 27 October 1833, d. 29 April 1927
     Frank Smith was also known as Francis Smith. He was born in Herschweiler-Petersheim, Kusel, in Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany on 27 October 1833.1 He was the son of Nicolaus Smith and Mary Eingieser. Franciscus Schmitt was baptised Oct 31, 1833, Parents: Nicolai Schmitt and Annae Mariae Eingeiser.2 Frank Smith was listed on the passenger list of the Ship Silvie de Grasse to New York with Nicolaus Smith and Mary Eingieser on 24 August 1835.3 He is listed in the census as Mary Eingieser's son on the 18 December 1850 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio.4 Frank Smith was named an heir in the will of Mary Eingieser dated December 1853. He was sold property via a quit claim deed from Peter Smith and others to Francis Smith in Erie, Ohio, USA, on 8 March 1855. For the sum of $1200 the Smith brothers and sisters sold 24 acres to their youngest brother, Frank. Frank was listed as William Bing's brother-in-law on the 11 July 1860 Census in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio.5 Frank Smith became Franz Edmund Mainzer's godparent at his baptism in St. Mary's Church in Sandusky, Ohio, USA on 13 April 1866.6 On Tuesday, 22 October 1867 in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio, USA at age 33, Frank Smith married Mary Anna Mainzer, daughter of Anton Mainzer and Anna Maria Eingieser. May Manzer to Frank Smith.7 Frank Smith became Carl Mainzer's godparent at his baptism in St. Mary's Church in Sandusky, Ohio, USA on 15 August 1869.6 Frank is the head of a family on the 1 June 1880 Census in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio. Frank Smith 44 and his wife Mary 38 are living with their children Frank 12 and Lena 5. His occupation is given as "laborer". He is a native of Bavaria and she of Prussia.8 Frank is the head of a family on the 16 June 1900 Census in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio. Frank is a watchman.9 Frank is the head of a family on the 16 April 1910 Census in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio. Frank is a watchman at a box company.10 He died on 29 April 1927 in Shaker Heights, in Cuyahoga Ohio, USA at age 93.11 He was buried on 3 May 1927 in Sandusky, Ohio, USA.

Children of Frank Smith and Mary Anna Mainzer

Citations

  1. [S26] Gefilmt durch The Genealogical Society of Utah, Kirchenbuch Brucken Germany 1741 -1959, Franciscus Schmitt born Oct 27, 1833.
  2. [S26] Gefilmt durch The Genealogical Society of Utah, Kirchenbuch Brucken Germany 1741 -1959.
  3. [S327] Ship Silvie de Grasse; left Bremen in May 1835 arrived in New York on Aug 4, 1835.
  4. [S68] 1850 US Census Perkins Twnsp, Erie County, Ohio.
  5. [S75] 1860 US Census Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.
  6. [S445] St. Mary's Catholic Church - Baptisms.
  7. [S217] Erie County Probate Court, Erie County Probate, Marriage Records 1838 -1919.
  8. [S70] 1880 US Census, Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.
  9. [S185] 1900 US Census, Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.
  10. [S188] 1910 US Census, Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.
  11. [S448] Ohio Department of Health Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953.

Katherine Anselm

b. 14 November 1833
     Katherine Anselm was born on 14 November 1833, in Altdorf, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Fidel Anselm and Barbara Schraner. Christian's son Fidel came to US in 1851 with his son Karl, age 21 (known as Charles) and two females, Catherine, 18 and Marie 19, his daughters. We do not know what became of the girls but Charles married another German immigrant named Christiana Mayer and they lived in Philadelphia and then Norristown, PA.2

Citations

  1. [S15] Altdorf Lineage Book, Ortssippenbuch Altdorf, Stadt Ettenheim, Ortenaukreis, Baden, Germany.
  2. [S201] Email, Ruth Anselm to Joyce Sziebert April 29 2005.

Catherine Lohman

b. 15 November 1833, d. 18 February 1915
     Catherine Lohman was born on 15 November 1833, Germany. In 1859 in Jackson Township, in Ripley County, Indiana, USA, Catherine Lohman married Friederick Mehring, son of Bernhardt Heinrich Friederich Mehring and Maria Margaretha Bartel. As of 1859, her married name was Catherine Mehring (Lohman). Catherine Lohman was listed as an unknown person 's daughter-in-law on the 12 June 1860 Census in Jackson Township, in Ripley County, Indiana. She is listed as Friederick Mehring's wife on the 9 June 1880 Census in Jackson Township, in Ripley County, Indiana.1 Catherine Lohman was listed as John N Mehring's mother on the 12 June 1900 Census in Jackson Township, in Ripley County, Indiana. Catherine Lohman died on 18 February 1915 in Millhousen, in Decatur Indiana, USA at age 81. She was buried on 20 February 1915 in Immaculate Conception in Millhousen, Indiana, USA.

Children of Catherine Lohman and Friederick Mehring

Citations

  1. [S581] 1880 US Census Jackson Twnsp Ripley County Indiana.

Bernard John Meyer

b. December 1833, d. 1900
     Bernard John Meyer also went by the name of John Meyer. He was born in Hannover, Hannover, in Niedersachsen, Germany in December 1833. He was the son of Bernard Meyer and Maria Angela Hüssing. He is listed in the census as Bernard Meyer's son on the 20 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.1 On Wednesday, 27 October 1858 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 24, Bernard John Meyer married Mary Unverferth, age 17, daughter of Bernard Henry Unverferth and Elizabeth Kahle. John Bernard Meier to Mar. Elisab. Unverfert.2 Bernard is the head of a family on the 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. 1860 Census: Bernard 27, a native of Hanover, and Elizabeth, 17 with their daughter Catherine 9 months. Occupation = farmer
Value of real estate = $500
Value of personal estate - $90.3 Bernard is the head of a family on the 9 August 1870 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. John B. 38 and Mary 28 are living with their children: Anna 7, George 6, Frank 5, and Dina 1. Value of their real estate is $1500. John is from Prussia and Mary is born in Ohio.4 He was listed as Frank S. Meyer's father on the 12 June 1900 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.5 In 1900 Bernard died in Glandorf, in Putnam Ohio, USA. Listed in the Glandorf St. John the Baptist Church, Register of Deaths for 1900, age 67, listed as Bernard G. Meyer.6

Children of Bernard John Meyer and Mary Unverferth

  • Catherine Meyer
  • Anna Meyer
  • Gerhard Meyer
  • Frank S. Meyer+ b. Jan 1866, d. 1 Mar 1923
  • Dina Meyer
  • William Meyer
  • Andrew Meyer
  • Louis Meyer
  • Henry Edward Meyer+ b. 1878

Citations

  1. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  3. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  4. [S1] 1870 US Census, Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  5. [S40] 1900 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  6. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Appolonia Mary Herb

b. 11 December 1833, d. 2 November 1908
     Appolonia Mary Herb was also known as Mary Herb. She was born in Altdorf, Freiburg, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany on 11 December 1833.1 She was baptized in die katholische Kirche, Altdorf, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, on 12 December 1833.1 She was the daughter of Heribert Herb and Cecelia Anselm. On 4 August 1843 Appolonia Mary Herb immigrated with Heribert Herb and Cecelia Anselm from Freiburg, Baden to Sandusky, Erie, Ohio, USA.2 Appolonia Mary Herb was listed on the passenger list of the Ship Albany on 4 August 1843. They left Le Harve when Amalia Herb was three months old (May 1843) and arrived in New York August 4, 1843. Captain of the Albany was James Watson.2
On Monday, 25 November 1850 at Holy Angels in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio, USA, at age 16, Appolonia Mary Herb married Karl Kromer, age 25, son of Andrew Kromer and Margaretha Werner.3,4 As of 25 November 1850, her married name was Appolonia Mary Kromer (Herb). Appolonia Mary Herb is listed as Karl Kromer's wife on the 10 August 1860 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio.5 Appolonia Mary Herb became Appolonia Lucy Kromer's godparent at her baptism in St. Mary's Church in Sandusky, Ohio, USA on 9 June 1867.6 Appolonia Mary Herb became Cecelia R Kromer's godparent at her baptism in St. Mary's Church in Sandusky, Ohio, USA on 14 November 1869.6 Appolonia Mary Herb is listed as Karl Kromer's wife on the 1 August 1870 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio.7 Appolonia Mary Herb is listed as Karl Kromer's wife on the 8 June 1880 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio.8 Appolonia Mary Herb is listed as Karl Kromer's wife on the 6 June 1900 Census in Perkins Township, in Erie County, Ohio.9 On 2 November 1908 Appolonia died in Perkins Township, in Erie Ohio, USA at age 74.
DEATH OF MRS. CHAS KROMER
A PIONEER RESIDENT OF PERKINS TOWNSHIP PASSES AWAY
Mrs. Apolonia Herb-Kromer, beloved wife of Charles Kromer, passed away at her home in Perkins Township, Monday, November 2d, 1908, at 8 o'clock p.m., where she had lived continuously for 58 years. Aged 74 years, 10 months and 22 days. She has been ill for nearly a year. She leaves to mourn their loss, beside her husband, four daughters, Mrs. Charles Stoll of Sandusky, O., Mrs. Joseph Cecil, of Cleveland, O., Mrs. William hart of Sandusky, and Mrs. Stephen Ball of Cleveland, O; three sons, Albert of Margaretta, and Fred and Charles Kromer of Perkins, thirty-eight grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren, and one sister, Mrs. Amelia Kanzler of this city, and one brother Herbert herb of Perkins township. Burial will be made in St. Mary's cemetery. The funeral will be held from the family home in Perkins township Thursday at 8:30 a.m., Rev. J. S. Widman officiating. Sandusky Register Wednesday, November 4, 1908.10
She was buried Cause of death was kidney trouble on 5 November 1908 in St. Mary's Cemetery in Sandusky, Ohio, USA.11

Children of Appolonia Mary Herb and Karl Kromer

Citations

  1. [S151] Kirchenbuch, 1583-1907 Ettenheim, baptisms, marriages, deaths, confirmations, family book.
  2. [S12] Ship Albany; left Le Havre, France in May 1843 arrived in New York on Aug 4, 1843.
  3. [S24] Lewis Cass Aldrich, History of Erie County Ohio, pg 594, Charles Kromer ... was married in 1850 to Apolonis Herb.
  4. [S444] Holy Angels Catholic Church - Marriages, Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.
  5. [S13] 1860 US Census Perkins Twnsp, Erie County, Ohio.
  6. [S445] St. Mary's Catholic Church - Baptisms.
  7. [S66] 1870 US Census, Perkins Twnsp Erie County, Ohio.
  8. [S67] 1880 US Census, Perkins Twnsp Erie County, Ohio.
  9. [S73] 1900 US Census, Perkins Twnsp Erie County, Ohio.
  10. [S147] Sandusky Register.
  11. [S132] St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, Sandusky, Ohio Burials, Sandusky, Ohio.

Kaspar Uhl1

b. 31 December 1833, d. 5 November 1834
     Kaspar Uhl was baptized on 31 December 1833 in die katholische Kirche in Altdorf, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.1 He was the son of Melchior Uhl and Theresa Geiger.1 Kaspar Uhl died on 5 November 1834 in Altdorf, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.1

Citations

  1. [S151] Kirchenbuch, 1583-1907 Ettenheim, baptisms, marriages, deaths, confirmations, family book.

Theodore Bernard Meyer

b. 1834, d. 1897
     Theodore Bernard Meyer was born in Hannover, Hannover, in Niedersachsen, Germany in 1834. He was the son of Bernard Meyer and Maria Angela Hüssing. He is listed in the census as Bernard Meyer's son on the 20 August 1850 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.1 On Wednesday, 9 April 1856 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA Theodore Bernard Meyer married Maria Anna Drerup, age 17, daughter of Anton Drerup and Maria Anna Blick. Theodor Mayer to Mary Ana Drerup.2 Theodore is the head of a family on the 12 June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Value of real estate = $1000
Value of personal estate = $200.3 He was the best man at Maria Teresa Meyer and Herman Moening's wedding in Glandorf, Ohio, USA on 8 November 1865.4,2 Theodore is the head of a family on the May 1870 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Value of real estate = $3800
Value of personal property = $450.5 Theodore is the head of a family on the 19 June 1880 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. They are living next door to his brother, Gerhard Meyer.6 In 1897 Theodore died in Ottawa Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA. Listed in the Glandorf St. John the Baptist Church, Register of Deaths for 1897, age 63.

Children of Theodore Bernard Meyer and Maria Anna Drerup

  • Theodore Meyer
  • Anthony William Meyer
  • Francis Meyer
  • Bernard Meyer+ b. 11 Jan 1862, d. 27 Mar 1914
  • Joseph Meyer
  • Bernardina Meyer+ b. 1865
  • Mary Meyer
  • Augustus Meyer
  • Anna Meyer
  • Veronika Meyer
  • John Meyer
  • Lana Meyer
  • Edward H Meyer

Citations

  1. [S5] 1850 US Census Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  3. [S6] 1860 US Census Ottawa Twnsp, Putnam County, Ohio.
  4. [S20] Putnam County, Probate, Marriages 1834-1927, John Harman Moench to Mary Theresa Myers
    08 NOV 1865, Putnam, Ohio.
  5. [S1] 1870 US Census, Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  6. [S39] 1880 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.

Franz Heinrich Buelter

b. 7 January 1834
     Franz Heinrich Buelter was born on 7 January 1834, in Borghorst, Steinfurt, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany. He was baptized on 7 January 1834 in Borghorst, Steinfurt, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.1 He was the son of Bernard Buelter and Maria Clara Hüwe.

Citations

  1. [S157] Katholische Borghorst Westfalen Germany, Kirchenbuch, Katholische Borghorst Westfalen Germany 1622-1885.

Ferdinand John Peter Heising

b. 13 January 1834, d. 28 March 1908
     Ferdinand John Peter Heising was born in Prussia, Germany on 13 January 1834. He was the son of John Herman Heising and Anna Catherine Kloppenberg. Ferdinand John Peter Heising was listed on the passenger list of the Ship Isverland to New York on 5 August 1856. On Wednesday, 24 November 1858 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 24, Ferdinand John Peter Heising married Anna Maria Fenger, age 20, daughter of Eberhard Anton Fenger and Maria Elizabeth Ricker.1 Ferdinand is the head of a family on the 5 June 1880 Census in Union Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Ferdinand 47 and Anna 42 are living with their children: Mary 20, John 18, Frank 15, Anna 12, Mina 9, Agnes 7, and Josephine 3.2 On Wednesday, 12 January 1887 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 52, Ferdinand John Peter Heising married Catherine Elizabeth von der Landwer, age 39, daughter of Johann Wilhelm Vor Der Landwer and Maria Gertrude Berning.1 Ferdinand is the head of a family on the 23 June 1900 Census in Union Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.3 Circa 1901 in Union Township, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA Ferdinand John Peter Heising married Mary Ann Fenbert. On 28 March 1908 Ferdinand died in Palmer Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 74.4 He was buried on 30 March 1908 in North Creek, Ohio, USA.

Children of Ferdinand John Peter Heising and Anna Maria Fenger

  • Mary Ida Heising
  • John Heising+ b. 22 Jan 1862, d. 20 Jul 1934
  • John Frank Heising
  • Mary Anna Heising
  • Minnie Heising+ b. 25 Jan 1871, d. 22 Dec 1945
  • Mary Agnes Heising
  • Josephine Heising
  • Anna Heising
  • Theresa Heising

Citations

  1. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S78] 1880 US Census, Union Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  3. [S79] 1900 US Census, Union Twnsp Putnam County, Ohio.
  4. [S163] Putnam County, Probate, Deaths 1867 - 1920.

Lisetta Kloevforn

b. 12 April 1834, d. 6 November 1893
     Lisetta Kloevforn was also known as Regina Elisabeth Kleform. She was born on 12 April 1834, in Prussia, Germany. She was the daughter of Gerhard Kloevforn and Maria Elizabeth Spaunhorst. On Saturday, 25 October 1851 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA, at age 17, Lisetta Kloevforn married Joseph Hueve, age 28, son of Bernard Herman Hüwe and Anna Maria Elisabeth Löbbers.1 As of 25 October 1851, her married name was Lisetta Hueve (Kloevforn). Lisetta Kloevforn is listed as Joseph Hueve's wife on the 17 June 1880 Census in Pleasant Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.2 Lisetta Kloevforn died on 6 November 1893 in Ottawa Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 59. She was buried on 8 November 1893 in St. Peter and Paul's Cemetery in Ottawa, Ohio, USA.3

Children of Lisetta Kloevforn and Joseph Hueve

Citations

  1. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  2. [S93] 1880 US Census Pleasant Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  3. [S170] St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church - Burials.

Marguerite Greer

b. 23 April 1834, d. 20 May 1908
     Marguerite Greer was born Belgium on 23 April 1834. On Tuesday, 17 April 1855 at St. Mary's Church in Tiffin, in Seneca County, Ohio, USA, at age 20, Marguerite Greer married Lewis Herb, age 28, son of Heribert Herb and Cecelia Anselm.1,2 As of 17 April 1855, her married name was Marguerite Herb (Greer). Marguerite Greer is listed as Lewis Herb's wife on the 27 June 1870 Census in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio.3 Marguerite Greer is listed as Lewis Herb's wife on the 1 June 1880 Census in Sandusky, in Erie County, Ohio.4 Marguerite is the head of a family on the 1 June 1900 Census in Toledo, in Lucas County, Ohio.5 On 20 May 1908 Marguerite died in Toledo, in Lucas Ohio, USA at age 74.6 She was buried on 23 May 1908 in St. Mary's Cemetery in Sandusky, Ohio, USA.7

Children of Marguerite Greer and Lewis Herb

Citations

  1. [S215] Seneca County, Ohio Probate, Seneca County, Ohio Marriages 1841 - 1951, Louis Harp to Margaret Garl.
  2. [S447] St. Mary's Catholic Church - Marriages.
  3. [S69] 1870 US Census, Sandusky Erie County, Ohio.
  4. [S70] 1880 US Census, Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.
  5. [S396] 1900 US Census Toledo Lucas County Ohio.
  6. [S33] Rutherford B Hayes Library, Rutherford B Hayes Library Death Index for Northwestern Ohio.
  7. [S449] St. Mary's Catholic Church, St. Mary's Catholic Church - Burials Sandusky, Erie County, Ohio.

Anna Elizabeth Lücke

b. 4 June 1834
     Anna Elizabeth Lücke was born on 4 June 1834, in Ennigerloh, Warendorf, in Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Johan Herman Lücke and Maria Aloysia Buckebrede. Anna Elizabeth Lücke was baptized on 6 June 1834 in Ennigerloh, Warendorf, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.1

Citations

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

James Jacob Smith

b. 5 June 1834, d. 9 June 1909
     James Jacob Smith was born in Massilon, Stark, in Ohio, USA on 5 June 1834. He was the son of Nicholas Smith Jr. and Margaretha Eingieser. He is listed in the census as Nicholas Smith Jr.'s son on the 1 November 1850 Census in Portland Township, in Erie County, Ohio.1 James Jacob Smith died on 9 June 1909 in Toledo, in Lucas Ohio, USA at age 75. He was buried on 11 June 1909 in Millersburg, Ohio, USA.

Citations

  1. [S4] 1850 US Census Erie County, Ohio.

Henry Drerup

b. August 1834, d. 1906
     Henry Drerup was born in Glandorf, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany in August 1834. He was the son of Bernard Drerup and Annie Lotvina Werning. His baptism name was John Henry Drerup. Henry Drerupemigrated in 1835 from Glandorf, Osnabrück, Niedersachsen, Germany to Glandorf, Putnam, Ohio, per census of 1900. He is listed in the census as Bernard Drerup's son on the 11 June 1860 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. On Wednesday, 4 November 1863 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 29, Henry Drerup married Anna Clara Schierloh, age 21, daughter of William Schierloh and Clara Inkrott.1,2 On Tuesday, 20 June 1865 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA at age 30, Henry Drerup married Theresa Mersman, age 16, daughter of Henry Mersman and Maria Elisabeth Recker.3,2 Henry is the head of a family on the 8 August 1870 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Henry is the head of a family on the 22 June 1880 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio.4 Henry is the head of a family on the 15 June 1900 Census in Ottawa Township, in Putnam County, Ohio. Henry J. Drerup born August 1834 and his wife Mary T. born Sept 1848 have been married 35 years. He was born in Germany, she was born in Ohio. He immigrated in 1835. They had 10 children of whom 7 are still living in 1900. Their children August G. 21, Paulina Lucy 18, Edward H. 16 and Frederick J. 12 are living with them.5 He died in 1906 in Ottawa Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA.6

Children of Henry Drerup and Theresa Mersman

Citations

  1. [S20] Putnam County, Probate, Marriages 1834-1927, John. H. Drerup to Maria Anna.
  2. [S17] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church - Marriages Glandorf, Putnam County, Ohio.
  3. [S20] Putnam County, Probate, Marriages 1834-1927, Mary Theresa Merrmann to John Henry Drerup
    20 JUN 1865 Putnam, Ohio.
  4. [S39] 1880 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  5. [S40] 1900 US Census Ottawa Twnsp Putnam County Ohio.
  6. [S30] St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, Ohio Burials.

Theobald Schmidt

b. 4 December 1834
     Theobald Schmidt was born on 4 December 1834, in Herschweiler-Petersheim, Kusel, in Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.1 He was the son of Johan Adam Schmidt and Catherina Trapp. On Saturday, 2 April 1864 at Evangelisch in Konken, in Kusel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany at age 29, Theobald Schmidt married Karoline Becker.

Citations

  1. [S539] FamilySearch.org, Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558 - 1898.

Harrison M Heffner

b. 25 December 1834, d. 4 December 1926
     Harrison M Heffner was born on 25 December 1834, Ross, in Ohio, USA. He was the son of Issac O Heffner Jr and Mary Margaret May. On Thursday, 30 April 1863 in Allen County, Ohio, USA at age 28, Harrison M Heffner married Mahala Ice, age 21, daughter of Samuel William Ice and Elizabeth Shellenbarger. Harrison M Heffner and Mahala Ice had 9 children. Harrison M Heffner died on 4 December 1926, in Allen Ohio, USA at age 91.

Child of Harrison M Heffner and Mahala Ice

Karoline Becker

b. circa 1835
     Karoline Becker was born circa 1835, in Konken, Kusel, in Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany. On Saturday, 2 April 1864 at Evangelisch in Konken, in Kusel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany, Karoline Becker married Theobald Schmidt, age 29, son of Johan Adam Schmidt and Catherina Trapp.

Mary Wilberts

b. circa 1835
     Mary Wilberts was born circa 1835. Circa 1855 in Putnam County, Ohio, USA, Mary Wilberts married Herman Henry Lampke.

Child of Mary Wilberts and Herman Henry Lampke

Sabina Operle

b. 1835
     Sabina Operle was born in 1835, in Baden, Germany. In 1855, Sabina Operle married Joseph Camp. As of 1855, her married name was Sabina Camp (Operle). Sabina Operle is listed as Joseph Camp's wife on the 9 June 1880 Census in Huron Township, in Erie County, Ohio.1

Children of Sabina Operle and Joseph Camp

Citations

  1. [S464] 1880 US Census Huron Twnsp Erie County, Ohio.

Clara Recker

b. 19 January 1835, d. 26 August 1877
     Clara Recker was born on 19 January 1835, in Hitzhausen, Ostercappeln, Osnabrück, in Niedersachsen, Germany. She was the daughter of Gerhard Heinrich Recker and Anna Maria Engel Heuer. Clara Recker was listed on the passenger list of the Ship Pennslyvania with Johan Heinrich Recker and Anna Maria Linkemeyer on 12 September 1838. On Tuesday, 20 April 1852 at St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, in Putnam County, Ohio, USA, at age 17, Clara Recker married Joseph Hermiller, age 29, son of Johann Bernard Hermiller and Anna Catherina Middelhoff.1 As of 20 April 1852, her married name was Clara Hermiller (Recker). Clara Recker died on 26 August 1877 in Ottawa Township, in Putnam Ohio, USA at age 42.

Child of Clara Recker and Joseph Hermiller

Citations

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