Levi Boone1

M, #3961
Father*Jacob Boone1 b. circa 1780
Mother*Rachel Kessler1

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Louis H. Meyer Sr1

M, #3962, b. March 31, 1873, d. August 11, 1943
Father*Hans "Henry" Meier2 b. November 30, 1824, d. July 12, 1905
Mother*Margaretha Elizabeth "Lizzie, Elsebein" Bertels2 b. March 16, 1831, d. November 10, 1883
     Louis H. Meyer Sr, son of Hans "Henry" Meier and Margaretha Elizabeth "Lizzie, Elsebein" Bertels, was born on March 31, 1873 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.3,4,5 He was baptized on April 14, 1873 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Roffmann, Heinrich Sepmeyer, Hermann Ostermeyer and Friedrich Raasche.5 His baptism name was Christian Louis.2,4
Louis was enumerated as the son of Hans "Henry" Meier on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a seven-year-old white male born in Illinois.6 Louis was a groomsman at the marriage of Theodore William Lange and Anna Maria Meier on April 9, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.7,5,8,9,10
Louis married Martha Lange, daughter of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. and Maria D. "Mary" Krome, on November 14, 1897 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.11,12,8,1
Louis is a head of household on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 27-year-old male born in Illinois. Both of his parents were born in Germany. He was a farmer. The family was living on property owned by his father, Hans Meier | Louis Meier. Enumerated with him were: his wife Martha, his son Louis F. his father, Hans.12
Louis visited Otto Sievers and Charlotte Alwine Christine Sievers at Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, on September 7, 1919.13
Louis H. was listed in Friedrich Meier's obituary on January 26, 1931 as surviving.14
Louis attended a family reunion of the Lange relationship family on July 31, 1932 at Chain of Rocks Park, St. Louis, Missouri, A picnic supper was served.15
Louis H. Meyer Sr was a pallbearer at the funeral of Theodore William Lange in April, 1941; in lot 9.7,16
Louis H. and Martha were visited by Clem Mettler and Anna Louise Auguste Mettler on September 14, 1941.17
Louis died on August 11, 1943 in Maryville, Madison County, Illinois, at age 70 cause of death was a heart attack while in the hay field.3,11
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on August 12, 1943.1 His obituary stated:
Louis H. Meier, Sr., of near Maryville, died suddenly of a heart ailment while raking hay in the field near his home Wednesday at 11:30 o'clock. He was born near Peters Station and spent his entire life in this community. He was the son of the late Hans and Elizabeth Meier. At the time of his death he had reached the age of 70 years, 4 months and 11 days. On November 14, 1897, he was married to Miss Martha Lange at the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran Church by Rev. Dorn. Mr. Meier was a member of this church his entire life.
     He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Martha Meier, three children, Louis F. Meier, Jr., Mrs. Robert Hecht both of near Maryville, and Miss Freida Meier at home. Four grandchildren, one brother, Ed Meier, of near Troy, and one sister, Mrs. Anna Lange, of Edwardsville, also survive him.
     Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 14 at 2 o'clock at the family residence and at 2:30 o'clock at the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran Church. Rev. A. J. Weber will have charge of the services. Burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran Cemetery.
     The body will lie in state at the Schroeppel Funeral Home until Friday afternoon when the body will be taken to the family residence until time of the services
1

Louis H.'s wake was held on August 12, 1943 at Schroeppel Funeral Home, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.1
His funeral service was held on August 14, 1943 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1 He was buried on August 14, 1943 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, in lot 25.11,3,1
Louis H. and Martha Lange Meyer Tombstone

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisHans "Henry" Meier6
1900Collinsville Township, IllinoisLouis H. Meyer Sr12

Family

Martha Lange b. November 20, 1873, d. January 12, 1955
Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Louis H. Meier Sr.", August 12, 1943.
  2. [S830] Letter, Dorothea Fisher to Dorothea Berg Hoemann, circa 1980.
  3. [S463] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Dorothea Berg Hoemann.
  4. [S1025] Madison County Genealogical Society, Cemeteries of Madison County, Vol IV, page 9.
  5. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  6. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 768.
  7. [S1025] Madison County Genealogical Society, Cemeteries of Madison County, Vol IV, page 20.
  8. [S2552] Illinois State Archives, "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900" database.
  9. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 12, 1893.
  10. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 5, 1893.
  11. [S1025] Madison County Genealogical Society, Cemeteries of Madison County, Vol IV, page 13.
  12. [S1104] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis Meier household.
  13. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , September 9, 1919.
  14. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Funeral of Fred Meier Wednesday", January 26, 1931.
  15. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Society - Reunion Was Held", August 1, 1932.
  16. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Theodore W. Lange Obituary", Apil 7, 1941.
  17. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , September 17, 1941.
  18. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).

Anna Maria Meier1

F, #3963, b. August 3, 1875, d. March 13, 1963
Father*Hans "Henry" Meier2 b. November 30, 1824, d. July 12, 1905
Mother*Margaretha Elizabeth "Lizzie, Elsebein" Bertels2 b. March 16, 1831, d. November 10, 1883
     She was normally known as Annie.3 Anna Maria Meier, daughter of Hans "Henry" Meier and Margaretha Elizabeth "Lizzie, Elsebein" Bertels, was born on August 3, 1875 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.4,1 She was baptized on August 22, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Elisabeth (wife of Hartmann), Anna Costen, Magdalena Meier, Margarethe Barthels and Margarethe Ostermeier.4 Her baptism name was Anne Maria Margaretha Magdalena.2,4
Anna was enumerated as the daughter of Hans "Henry" Meier on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a five-year-old white female born in Illinois.5
Anna married Theodore William Lange, son of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. and Maria D. "Mary" Krome, on April 9, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois, the groomsmen included Louis H. Meyer Sr and Edward Meier, attendants included Martha Lange and Johanna Louise Wilhelmine "Hanna" Lange. the service was performed by Reverend William Dorn. After the ceremony the twain were given a reception at the residence of the groom's parents, and an elaborate dinner was served. An orchestra of seven pieces furnished music.6,4,7,8,3
Anna was enumerated as the wife of Theodore William Lange under the name of "Anne Lange" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a married 44-year-old white female born in Illinois. Her father was born in Germany and her mother in Illinois. She could read and write.9
Anna attended a family reunion of the Lange relationship family on July 31, 1932 at Chain of Rocks Park, St. Louis, Missouri, A picnic supper was served.10 Her husband, Theodore, died on April 3, 1941 at age 74.11
Anna Maria was listed in Louis H. Meyer Sr's obituary on August 12, 1943 as surviving.12
Anna Maria was listed in Edward Meier's obituary on December 24, 1943 as surviving.13
Anna died on March 13, 1963 in Illinois at age 87.6
Anna Maria's wake was held on March 14, 1963 at Weber Funeral Home, Madison County, Illinois.14
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on March 14, 1963.1 Her obituary stated:
Funeral services for Mrs. Anna M. Lange, 87, who died Wednesday at 9:45 a.m. at St. Joseph Hospital, Highland, will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran church with interment in the Pleasant Ridge cemetery. Mrs. Lange has been hospitalized one week. She resided at 233 Coventry Pl.
     Daughter of Hans and Elizabeth Bertels Meier, she was born Aug. 3, 1875 in Collinsville and married Theodore W. Lange on April 9, 1892 in the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran church. Mr. Lange died April 3, 1941.
     Survivors include three sons and three daughters, Theodore of Collinsville, Rudolph of Chicago, Martin Lange, Mrs. Kenneth (Clara) Shaw and Mrs. Gerhardt (Bertha) Marti, all of this city, and Mrs. Ferguson (Ann) Geers of Olivette, Mo; 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Frederick; four brothers and a sister.
     Mrs. Lange was a member of Trinity Lutheran church and a honorary member of the Ladies Aid. Prior to moving to Edwardsville she had resided in Maryville.
     Friends may call at the Weber funeral home after 2 p.m. Friday until 11 a.m. Saturday when the body will be taken to Trinity church to lie in state until the service. The Rev. A. H. Herpolsheimer will officiate.
1

Her funeral service was held on March 17, 1963 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, the pallbearers included George Flath, Roy L. T. Sievers, Elmer Christian Schoettle, Wilbert H. Meier, Louis F. Meier Jr and Johann Heinrich Edward Meier.14 Mrs. Anna Maria Lange was buried on March 17, 1963 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, lot 9.6

Family

Theodore William Lange b. May 5, 1866, d. April 3, 1941
Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Anna Lange", March 14, 1963.
  2. [S830] Letter, Dorothea Fisher to Dorothea Berg Hoemann, circa 1980.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 5, 1893.
  4. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  5. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 768.
  6. [S1025] Madison County Genealogical Society, Cemeteries of Madison County, Vol IV, page 20.
  7. [S2552] Illinois State Archives, "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900" database.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 12, 1893.
  9. [S1222] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore W. Lange household.
  10. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Society - Reunion Was Held", August 1, 1932.
  11. [S869] Internet Site: Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950).
  12. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Louis H. Meier Sr.", August 12, 1943.
  13. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Edward Meier", December 24, 1943.
  14. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Anna Lange", March 18, 1963.
  15. [S1228] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Deterding household.

Robert L Bevins Jr.1

M, #3964
Father*Robert L. Bevins1
Mother*Joan (?)1

Citations

  1. [S829] Letter, Dorothea Berg Hoemann to Robert L. Bevan, July 14, 1989.

Lynn Bevins1

F, #3965
Father*Robert L. Bevins1
Mother*Joan (?)1

Citations

  1. [S829] Letter, Dorothea Berg Hoemann to Robert L. Bevan, July 14, 1989.

William Elmer Kleine1

M, #3966, b. May 12, 1904, d. December 19, 1950
Father*Thomas Kleine1 b. March 12, 1869, d. August 18, 1951
Mother*Mary Meier1 b. February 16, 1879, d. July 18, 1952
     He was normally known as Elmer. William Elmer Kleine, son of Thomas Kleine and Mary Meier, was born on May 12, 1904 in Madison County, Illinois.2 He was baptized on November 28, 1904 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were william Meier and Auguste Blume.2
He lived with his parents, Mary and Thomas, in 1920 at Tennessee Street in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.3
William Elmer was a delivery boy for a grocery store in 1920.3
William was enumerated as the son of Thomas Kleine on the 1920 U. S. Census of Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a 15-year-old single boy born in Illinois as were his parents.3
William Elmer Kleine lived in 1933 Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.4
William visited Thomas Kleine and Mary Meier on January 8, 1933.4
William attended a party to honor Thomas and Mary Kleine's two sons, Sgt. William Kleine and Sgt Clarence Kleine, who just returned from Italy and were on 30-day furloughs held by Thomas Kleine and Mary Kleine on August 26, 1945 at Illinois.5
William died on December 19, 1950 at age 46.1,6

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1920Edwardsville, Madison County, IllinoisThomas Kleine3

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S829] Letter, Dorothea Berg Hoemann to Robert L. Bevan, July 14, 1989.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S2699] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Thomas Kleine household.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , January 11, 1933.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Sons Honored At Gathering", August 30, 1945.
  6. [S463] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Dorothea Berg Hoemann.
  7. [S835] 'Some leads' in slaying of 2.

Henry Stunkel1

M, #3967, b. circa 1840, d. June 2, 1880
Father*William Stuenkel b. 1801
Mother*Sena "Susan" (?) b. 1801
     Henry Stunkel, son of William Stuenkel and Sena "Susan" (?), was born circa 1840.2
Henry Stunkel immigrated circa 1855.3 He was naturalized on November 5, 1861 at the Circuit Clerk in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois. Recorded in book 1, page 428. A native of Hanover, renounced all allegiance to the King of Hanover.3
Henry married Mary Peters, daughter of Johann Dietrich Friedrich "John, Jacob" Peters and Elizabeth Margarethe Alberding, on February 16, 1865 at Madison County, Illinois. the ceremony was performed by L. Blume, recorded on page 195, certificate 801.1,4,5
Henry is a head of household on the 1870 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a 38-year-old white male born in Hanover, Germany both of his parents were foreign born. He was a farmer with real-estate valued at $10,000.00 and personal property valued at $800.00. Two boarders, Louise Usthoff (one-year-old female) and Ernst Langbein (37-year-old male) were living with the family. Enumerated with him were:, his sister-in-law Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters.6
On August 16, 1873 Johann and Eliza's property was sold under a master's sale in a bill for partition. The Bill was noted as being brought by William Peters, Ellen Thole and John Thole, her husband; John Hardbeck, George Hardbeck, Mary Brunwort and Ernst Brunwort, her husband Catherine Roffmann and Herman Roffmann, her husband; Mary Stunkel and Henry Stunkel, her husband; Agna Raske and Frederick Raske, her husband, vs. Charles Meyer, Frederick Meyer and Rosa Ann Peters. The property was described as beginning at a point nine chains and sixty links west of a point thirteen chains and fifty-seven links north of the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of section number four in township number three north of range eight west of the third principal meridian and running thence north thirty-seven degrees west nineteen chains thence in a northeasterly direction to a point on the township line seventeen chains and fifty links west of the northeast corner o the said northeast quarter section thence west ot where said township line intersects the east line of survey five hundred and ten, claim three hundred and thirty-eight; thence in a southeasterly direction along said east line to the southeastern corner of said survey 510, claim 338; thence in a southwesterly direction along the southern line of said survey and claim five chains and ninety-five links, until the same intersects the west line of said northeast quarter section thence south along the said west line of the northeast quarter section to a point due west of the place of beginning, and being thirteen chains and fifty-seven links north of the southwest corner of said northeast quarter; thence east to the place of beginning, containing forty-three and 17-100 acres, more or less. Also, two hundred acres off of the south side of survey five hundred and ten, claim three hundred and thirty-eight.7
Henry died on June 2, 1880.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, IllinoisHenry Stunkel6

Family

Mary Peters b. July 3, 1848, d. July 17, 1905

Citations

  1. [S841] Mary Blume Obituary, 1905.
  2. [S1486] Assumption.
  3. [S2139] Various individuals, Naturarization and Intentions.
  4. [S788] Jane Shelley and Elsie M. Wasser, Madison County Illinois, Marriage Record Index Volume II, page 71.
  5. [S2552] Illinois State Archives, "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900" database.
  6. [S1106] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Peters household.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Observed Birtyday", March 5, 1927.

Charles W. "Karl" Blume1,2

M, #3968, b. March 23, 1890, d. April, 1969
Father*Heinrich Wilhelm "Henry" Blume1 b. July 21, 1852, d. July 9, 1912
Mother*Auguste O. Henfling1 b. September 20, 1858, d. November 10, 1911
     His nickname was "Karl." Charles W. "Karl" Blume, son of Heinrich Wilhelm "Henry" Blume and Auguste O. Henfling, was born on March 23, 1890 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.3,4 Conflicting evidence placed his birth in St. Louis, Missouri (WWI Draft Card). This could be correct, his birth may have been registered in the church at Pleasant Ridge but he may have been born in St. Louis.5
Charles was enumerated as the son of Heinrich Wilhelm "Henry" Blume on the 1910 U. S. Census of Illinois. He was listed as a single 20-year-old male born in Illinois and was working as a farm laborer.6
Charles married Ottilie "Tillie" Aumann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, on December 17, 1911 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.3
In 1917 Charles W. "Karl" Blume farmed at Collinsville Township in Madison County, Illinois.5
Ottilie and Charles W. "Karl" Blume lived in 1917 at RFD 2 in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were, their children Hanna and Maria..5 Charles registered for the draft for World War I on June 5, 1917 at Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois, he was listed as tall with a slender build with brown eyes and black hair. He claimed exemption from the draft because he was supporting a wife and two children.5
A newspaper article in Edwardsville Intelligencer, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, dated December 21, 1953 reported a thief, apparently with a wrong conception of Christmas, chopped down a 5 1/2 foot cedar tree in the front yard of the Charles W. Blume home, 647 Orchard street. Blume, who resides about a block beyond the Edwardsville city limits, told the sheriff's office that the tree was removed either Saturday night or early Sunday morning.7

Charles W. was listed in Dorothy "Dora" Blume's obituary on November 24, 1962 as surviving.8
Ottilie and Charles W. "Karl" Blume lived in 1963 at 647 Orchard Street in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were..9
Charles was admitted to St. Joseph's Hospital, Highland, Illinois. He was not released until July 24, 1962.9,10
Charles and Ottilie were listed as the owners of property located on the west part 82 by 208 feet of the middle line of lot 29 on September 30, 1963.2
Charles died in April, 1969 in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, at age 79.4

Family

Ottilie "Tillie" Aumann b. July 26, 1889
Children

Citations

  1. [S831] Letter, Mildred Meier to Dorothea Hoemann, August 11, 1988.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , September 30, 1963.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  4. [S358] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.
  5. [S4137] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.
  6. [S1333] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blume household.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Thief Chops Down Cedar Tree in Yard", December 21, 1953.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Deaths and Funerals - Dorothy Tegmeier", December 5, 1969.
  9. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "St. Joseph's Highland Admissions", June 28, 1963.
  10. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "St. Joseph's Highland Dismissalss", July 24, 1963.

Andrew Boone1

M, #3969
Father*Jacob Boone1 b. circa 1780
Mother*Rachel Kessler1

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Henry C. Tegtmeier1,2

M, #3970, b. October 17, 1876, d. April 24, 1956
Father*August Heinrich Tegtmeier3 b. May 14, 1850, d. December 30, 1900
Mother*Mary Nessley3 b. November 26, 1853, d. July 2, 1943
     Henry C. Tegtmeier, son of August Heinrich Tegtmeier and Mary Nessley, was born on October 17, 1876 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.4,3 He was baptized on November 4, 1876 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Wesemann, Johann Wansing and Conrad Hartmann.3 His baptism name was Heinrich Conrad.5,4,3
Henry was enumerated as the son of August Heinrich Tegtmeier under the name of "Henry Tectmeier" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a three-year-old white male born in Illinois.6
Henry (his first marriage) married Dorothy "Dora" Blume (her first marriage), daughter of Heinrich Wilhelm "Henry" Blume and Auguste O. Henfling, on August 11, 1901 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.5,3 Henry was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Game Protective Club in December, 1908 at Illinois. The club was formed to protect hunting and trespassing on the members premises.7
Henry is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Maryville Village, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 47-year-old male born in Illinois. His father was born in Illinois and his mother in Pennsylvania. He rented a house in Maryville Village and worked as a car puller in a coal mine.. Enumerated with him were: his wife Dorothy, his son Leonard, his daughter Ella.8
Henry C. was listed in Mary Nessley's obituary on July 2, 1943 as surviving.1
Henry died on April 24, 1956 in Illinois, at age 79 cause of death was a stroke.4,3
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on May 8, 1956.9 His obituary stated:
Henry Charles Tegtmeier, 79, a long resident of this area, died 2:40 p.m. last Tuesday at his home 140 West Lincoln street, in Collinsville. He had been ill 10 years land suffered a stroke on Sunday, April 22, while visiting at the farm of a brother, William Tegtmeier at Troy.
Services were held Friday at 3 p.m. at the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran church with burial in the church cemetery. Rev. Albert J. Weber, pastor of the church, officiated.
A native of Maryville, Mr. Tegtmeier had lived here 14 years. He was a coal miner prior to his retirement in 1929.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Dorothy M Tegtmeier; two daughters, Mrs. Julius (Hilda) Done and Mrs. Herman (Ella) Boes, both of Collinsville; a son, Leonard Tegtmeier of Edwardsville; two brothers, William of Troy and George of Maryville; five grandchild and three great-grandchildren
9
His funeral service was held on April 27, 1956 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.10 He was buried on April 27, 1956 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, in row 7, lot 2.4,3

Henry C. Tegtmeier Tombstone2

Henry C. Tegtmeier Tombstone

Family

Dorothy "Dora" Blume b. December 7, 1880, d. November 20, 1962
Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Mary Tegmeier", July 2, 1943.
  2. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  4. [S1025] Madison County Genealogical Society, Cemeteries of Madison County, Vol IV, page 18.
  5. [S831] Letter, Mildred Meier to Dorothea Hoemann, August 11, 1988.
  6. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Warning", December 11, 1908.
  8. [S1240] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Tegtmeier household.
  9. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Henry Tegtmeier Dies", May 8, 1956, page 7.
  10. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Henry Tegtmeier Dies", May 8, 1956, page 7``.

Lester "Cotton" Kleine1

M, #3971, b. 1923, d. August 1, 1983
Father*William Elmer Kleine1 b. May 12, 1904, d. December 19, 1950
     His nickname was "Cotton."2 Lester "Cotton" Kleine, son of William Elmer Kleine, was born in 1923.3
Lester "Cotton" Kleine lived in 1943 Glen Carbon, Madison County, Illinois.4
Lester began military service in October, 1943 in the U. S. Navy.4
Lester served in November, 1943 in the U.S. Navy as a third class fireman, stationed at Great Lakes Naval Training Station, Great Lakes, Lake County, Illinois.5
Lester was an electrician at Missouri Air National Guard, Lambert International Airport in 1983 at St. Louis, Missouri.3
Lester "Cotton" Kleine lived in 1983 1300 Eileen Drive, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.3
Lester died on August 1, 1983 at Third Street and North Trendley Avenue in East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois.1
He was found shot to death along with 22 year old Leona Tolbert of the 500 block of North 11th Street in East St. Louis at 1:30 in the morning. He was found behind the wheel of his car and Miss Tolbert was found, partially nude, face down outside the passenger door. Both had been shot in the head at close range. Kleine was apparently shot several feet from the car and was able to get back inside the car. Ms. Talbert, an African-American, was thought to be a prostitute.1,6,3

Citations

  1. [S835] 'Some leads' in slaying of 2.
  2. [S463] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Dorothea Berg Hoemann.
  3. [S836] Robbery may be motive in slayings.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , October 8, 1943.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , November 24, 1943.
  6. [S837] No Suspect Or Motive Found In 2 Killings.

Heinrich Albert Victor "Henry" Jost1,2

M, #3972, b. April 15, 1909
Father*Victor Jost Sr.1 b. 1886, d. March 4, 1974
Mother*Dorothea Maria "Mary" Blume1 b. October 25, 1884, d. before 1974
     His nickname was "Henry." Heinrich Albert Victor "Henry" Jost, son of Victor Jost Sr. and Dorothea Maria "Mary" Blume, was born on April 15, 1909 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2 He was baptized on May 10, 1909 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Albert Deterding, Heinrich Blume and Auguste Blume.2

Citations

  1. [S831] Letter, Mildred Meier to Dorothea Hoemann, August 11, 1988.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Victor Jost Jr.1

M, #3973
Father*Victor Jost Sr.1 b. 1886, d. March 4, 1974
Mother*Dorothea Maria "Mary" Blume1 b. October 25, 1884, d. before 1974

Citations

  1. [S831] Letter, Mildred Meier to Dorothea Hoemann, August 11, 1988.

Herman Roffmann1

M, #3974, b. November 30, 1843, d. January 28, 1924
Father*Rudolph Roffmann1
Mother*Dorothea Witte1
     Herman Roffmann, son of Rudolph Roffmann and Dorothea Witte, was born on November 30, 1843 in Hannover, Region Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany.2 Conflicting evidence placed his birth on November 29, 1842 in Pleasant Ridge (Madison County Stalker.)1
Herman immigrated along with Rudolph Roffmann and Dorothea Witte in 1850 at American Bottoms, Madison County, Illinois, traveling Germany.2

Herman married Catherina Engel Meier, daughter of Hans "Henry" Meier and Anna Margarethe Elizabeth "Eliza" Peters, on December 15, 1870 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. in a ceremony performed by Pastor F. Ruhland. Recorded in book 6, page 237, certificate 482 of Madison County, Illinois.1,3,2
On August 16, 1873 Johann and Eliza's property was sold under a master's sale in a bill for partition. The Bill was noted as being brought by William Peters, Ellen Thole and John Thole, her husband; John Hardbeck, George Hardbeck, Mary Brunwort and Ernst Brunwort, her husband Catherine Roffmann and Herman Roffmann, her husband; Mary Stunkel and Henry Stunkel, her husband; Agna Raske and Frederick Raske, her husband, vs. Charles Meyer, Frederick Meyer and Rosa Ann Peters. The property was described as beginning at a point nine chains and sixty links west of a point thirteen chains and fifty-seven links north of the southeast corner of the northeast quarter of section number four in township number three north of range eight west of the third principal meridian and running thence north thirty-seven degrees west nineteen chains thence in a northeasterly direction to a point on the township line seventeen chains and fifty links west of the northeast corner o the said northeast quarter section thence west ot where said township line intersects the east line of survey five hundred and ten, claim three hundred and thirty-eight; thence in a southeasterly direction along said east line to the southeastern corner of said survey 510, claim 338; thence in a southwesterly direction along the southern line of said survey and claim five chains and ninety-five links, until the same intersects the west line of said northeast quarter section thence south along the said west line of the northeast quarter section to a point due west of the place of beginning, and being thirteen chains and fifty-seven links north of the southwest corner of said northeast quarter; thence east to the place of beginning, containing forty-three and 17-100 acres, more or less. Also, two hundred acres off of the south side of survey five hundred and ten, claim three hundred and thirty-eight.4
Herman died on January 28, 1924 in Worden, Madison County, Illinois, at age 80.2
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on January 29, 1924.2 His obituary stated:
Herman Roffmann, Sr., a resident of Worden for more than half a century, passed away yesterday morning at 7 o'clock at the home of his daughter, Mrs. E. F. Picker of Worden, after a short illness. Death was due to old age and pneumonia.
     Mr. Roffmann was born at Hanover, Germany on November 30, 1843 and was 81 years old last November. At the age of seven years he came here with his parents who settled in the American Bottoms near what6 is now Granite City, and where they resided for some years.
     On December 15, 1870, he was united in marriage to Miss Catherine Meier of Pleasant Ridge, who preceded him in death five years ago. Since that time he has resided with his daughter.
     Ten children were born to the union, seven of whom survive. They are Supervisor H. F. Roffmann, Mrs. Fred Allbrecht, Mrs. Ernest Picker of Worden; Mrs. John Epstein of St. Louis; Misses Marie and Augusta Roffmann of St. Louis, and Miss Helen Roffmann of Worden.
     Mr. Roffmann was a member of the Trinity Lutheran church and was a good citizen. He took a great interest in his family and friends and he will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
     Funeral services will be conducted tomorrow afternoon at 1 o'clock from the residence of Mrs. Picker and thence to the Evangelical Lutheran church. Rev. H. C. Kothe, officiating. Interment will be in the Trinity cemetery.
2

His funeral service was held on January 30, 1924 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Worden, Madison County, Illinois.2 He was buried on January 30, 1924 in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in Worden, Madison County, Illinois.2
Herman visited Helen D. Roffmann on April 4, 1926.5

Family

Catherina Engel Meier b. January 18, 1851, d. 1919
Children

Citations

  1. [S827] The Stalker.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Dies at Worden", January 29, 1924.
  3. [S789] Jane Shelley and Elsie M. Wasser, Madison County Illinois, Marriage Record Index Volume III, Page 39.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Observed Birtyday", March 5, 1927.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 10, 1926.

Rudolph Roffmann1

M, #3975
     Rudolph married Dorothea Witte.1
Rudolph Roffmann and Dorothea Witte immigrated in 1850 to American Bottoms, Madison County, Illinois, traveling Germany. Arriving with Rudolph were Herman Roffmann.2

Family

Dorothea Witte
Child

Citations

  1. [S827] The Stalker.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Dies at Worden", January 29, 1924.

Dorothea Witte1

F, #3976
     Dorothea married Rudolph Roffmann.1
Dorothea Witte and Rudolph Roffmann immigrated in 1850 to American Bottoms, Madison County, Illinois, traveling Germany. Arriving with Dorothea were Herman Roffmann.2

Family

Rudolph Roffmann
Child

Citations

  1. [S827] The Stalker.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Dies at Worden", January 29, 1924.

Walter Eads1

M, #3977, b. September 1, 1898
Father*James L. Eads1 b. July 1, 1868, d. September 12, 1941
Mother*Elisa L. Duncan1 b. April, 1871, d. November 11, 1905
     Walter Eads, son of James L. Eads and Elisa L. Duncan, was born on September 1, 1898 in Maries County, Missouri.1,2
Walter was enumerated as the son of James L. Eads on the 1900 U. S. Census of Jackson Township, Maries County, Missouri. He was listed as a one-year-old male born in Missouri.2
Walter was enumerated as the son of James L. Eads on the 1910 U. S. Census of Jackson Township, Missouri. He was listed as an 11-year-old boy born in Missouri, was attending school.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Jackson Township, Maries County, MissouriJames L. Eads2
1910Jackson Township, MissouriJames L. Eads3

Citations

  1. [S1768] Internet Site: Eads/Simpson/Burtcher/Kegans/Ingram/Cheatham/Barker/Gunn World Connect Internet Site by Margaret May McClure).
  2. [S275] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), James L. Eads household.
  3. [S400] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), James L. Eads household.

Dorothy Meier1

F, #3978, d. before December, 1943
Father*Hans "Henry" Meier1 b. November 30, 1824, d. July 12, 1905
Mother*Anna Margarethe Elizabeth "Eliza" Peters1 b. February 17, 1819, d. November 2, 1865
     Dorothy married (?) Bromberg.1
Dorothy died before December, 1943.2
Dorothy was not mentioned in Edward Meier's obituary on December 24, 1943and presumed to have preceding the deceased in death.2

Family

(?) Bromberg

Citations

  1. [S848] Charles Meier Obituary, 1931.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Edward Meier", December 24, 1943.

(?) Bromberg1

M, #3979

Family

Dorothy Meier d. before December, 1943

Citations

  1. [S848] Charles Meier Obituary, 1931.

John H. Kayser1

M, #3980, b. 1876, d. before 1969
Father*Charles F. Kayser1 b. November 14, 1844, d. July 4, 1924
Mother*Sophia C. Blume1 b. March 26, 1848, d. September 5, 1939
     John H. Kayser, son of Charles F. Kayser and Sophia C. Blume, was born in 1876.1
John was enumerated as the son of Charles F. Kayser on the 1880 U. S. Census of Fort Russell Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a four-year-old white male born in Illinois.1
John married Grace M. C. McDowell, daughter of (?) McDowell, in 1903.2
From 1920 to 1930 John H. Kayser farmed at Mills Township in Bond County, Illinois.2,3
John is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Mills Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 43-year-old male born in Illinois. His father was born in Missouri and his mother in Illinois. He owned a farm which was mortgaged and listed on farm schedule 82. Enumerated with him were: his wife Grace M. C., his sons John Charles and William Cullen, his daughter Francis E.3
John H. Kayser lived in 1924 Greenville, Bond County, Illinois.4
Grace and John H. Kayser lived in 1930 at Mills Township in Illinois. Residing with them were, their child, William..2
John is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Mills Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 54-year-old male born in Illinois. Both of his parents were born in Missouri. He was married for the first time at the age of 26. He owned a farm and a radio. Enumerated with him were: his wife Grace M. C., his son William Cullen.2
John H. Kayser and Mrs. Grace M. C. Kayser sold east 1/2 west 1/4 southeast 1/4, section 2, 5-8 for $1 at Madison County, Illinois, in January, 1934 to Ernest C. Kayser (John's brother.)5 His wife, Grace, died on April 18, 1935.6
John H. Kayser lived in 1936 Illinois.6
John died before 1969.7

Family

Grace M. C. McDowell b. 1873, d. April 18, 1935
Children

Citations

  1. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Fort Russell Township, page 397.
  2. [S2665] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John H. Kayser household.
  3. [S2666] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John H. Kayser household.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , July 5, 1924.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , January 12, 1934.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. John H. Kayser of Near Greenville Dies", April 20, 1935.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mr. Kayser", December 5, 1969.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Sohpia C. Kayser", September 8, 1939.

William F. Blume1

M, #3981, b. November 14, 1856, d. August 4, 1938
Father*John H. "Henry" Blume b. July 17, 1814, d. January 31, 1901
Mother*Catrina Christina Dierking
     William F. Blume never married.2 William F. Blume, son of John H. "Henry" Blume and Catrina Christina Dierking, was born on November 14, 1856 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1,2 William F. Blume was confirmed circa 1870 at Immanuel M. E. Church, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.2
William was enumerated as the brother-in-law of Charles F. Kayser under the name of "W. F. Blume" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Fort Russell Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a 23-year-old white male born in Illinois.1 William F. Blume was employed by National Enameling and Stamping Works at Granite City, Madison County, Illinois, from 1898 to 1923 he was an inspector at the time of his retirement after suffering a stroke.3,2
William died on August 4, 1938 at Fort Russell Township in Illinois at age 81 of carcinoma of the penis and obstruction of bowels.2
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on August 5, 1938.2 His obituary stated:
William F. Blume, 82, a longtime resident of this vicinity, died at 5 o'clock Thursday afternoon at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in Granite City, where he had been a patient for several months. Death was due to cancer.
     He was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Blume and was born at Pleasant Ridge on Nov. 14, 1856. His parents and an older brother and sister, John H. Blume and Miss Louise C. Blume preceded him in death. His elder sister, Mrs. C. F. Kayser, with whom he had been living for the past 14 years survives. He was never married.
     For 25 years he was employed at the National Enameling and Stamping Works in Granite City. In 1923 he suffered a stroke, which directly caused his retirement.
     In his youth, he was confirmed in the Immanuel M. E. Church in Edwardsville, of which he was at the present time a member. He had always been devoted to the church and while living at Granite City, he belonged to the Niedringhaus Memorial Church, and to the Liberty Prairie Presbyterian Church, while living in the vicinity of LIberty Prairie.
     Funeral services will be held Sunday from the Marks Weber Funeral Home at 2:15 o'clock, thence to the Immanuel M. E. Church at 2:30 o'clock. Rev. A. F. Ludwig will officiate. Burial will be at Liberty Prairie Cemetery. The body will be at the Marks Weber Funeral Home, and may seen after 6 o'clock Friday evening
3

William F.'s wake was held on August 6, 1938 at Marks-Weber Funeral Home, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.2
His funeral service was held on August 7, 1938 at Immanuel M. E. Church, Illinois.3 He was buried on August 7, 1938 in Liberty Prairie Cemetery in Fort Russell, Madison County, Illinois.2,4
His estate was probated on September 12, 1938 at Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, the sole beneficiary was Sophia C. Blume.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Fort Russell Township, Madison County, IllinoisCharles F. Kayser1

Citations

  1. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Fort Russell Township, page 397.
  2. [S2305] William F. Blume Death Certificate.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "William F. Blume of Near Here Dies", August 5, 1938.
  4. [S1894] Internet Site: Best, Williams, Clifford, et al; Myra Best Christeck (e-mail address)GenCircles Global Family Tree Internet Site).
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Aged Sister Gets Estate", September 12, 1938.

George Ernest Kayser1

M, #3982, b. 1878, d. before 1969
Father*Charles F. Kayser b. November 14, 1844, d. July 4, 1924
Mother*Sophia C. Blume b. March 26, 1848, d. September 5, 1939
     George Ernest Kayser appeared on tax roll. The property covered was described as the east 1/2 of west 1/4 southeast, section 2, town 5, range 8, consisting of 20 acres. The property was valued at $190.00.2
George Ernest Kayser farmed in Madison County, Illinois.3 He was normally known as Ernest C. George Ernest Kayser, son of Charles F. Kayser and Sophia C. Blume, was born in 1878 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
George was enumerated as the son of Charles F. Kayser on the 1880 U. S. Census of Fort Russell Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a two-year-old white male born in Illinois.1
George married Mamie C. Stahlhut, daughter of John Henry Stahlhut and Mary Thurnau, on September 7, 1915 at St. Louis, Missouri. (they eloped.3,4
George Ernest Kayser lived in 1924 Liberty Prairie, Madison County, Illinois.5
George Ernest Kayser appeared on the July, 1927 for property described as part northwest except 70 a section 11, township 5, range 8, consisting of 8 acres assessed at $2,405.00 of Illinois.6
George Ernest Kayser and Mamie C. Kayser purchased property described as part of southeast 1/4 section, Ft. Russell at Illinois in January, 1929 from John and Mary Stahlhut.7
George Ernest Kayser purchased east 1/2 west 1/4 southeast 1/4, section 2, 5-8 for $1 at Illinois in January, 1934 from John H. Kayser and wife (his brother and sister-in-law.)8 Ernest was a pallbearer at the funeral of John Henry Stahlhut on March 30, 1937.9
George Ernest Kayser appeared on the June, 1939 tax roll of Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois. The property covered was described as part of northwest exc 9a, section 11, township 5, range 8, consisting of 70 acres. The property was valued at $1,190.00.10
George Ernest Kayser appeared on the June, 1939 tax roll of Illinois. The property covered was described as east 1/2 northwest section 11, township 5, range 8 and consisting of 80 acres. The property was valued at $3,560.00.10
George Ernest Kayser appeared on the September 30, 1963 tax roll of Illinois. The property covered was described as being in the La Claire Subdivision of block 1 described as 6 foot 8 inches in south part lot 9 and north 1/2 lot, lot 10 block 6 and south 1/2 lot 10, block 6. The property was valued at $7,800.00.11
George died before 1969.12

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Fort Russell Township, Madison County, IllinoisCharles F. Kayser1

Family

Mamie C. Stahlhut b. 1890, d. December 21, 1951
Children

Citations

  1. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Fort Russell Township, page 397.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , July 7, 1943.
  3. [S2659] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Ernest H. Kayser household.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , December 31, 1915.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , July 5, 1924.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Assessment List", July 8, 1927.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , January 26, 1929.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , January 12, 1934.
  9. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Funeral Services Held for J. H. Stahlhut", March 31, 1937.
  10. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , June 30, 1939.
  11. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , September 30, 1963.
  12. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mr. Kayser", December 5, 1969.
  13. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Sohpia C. Kayser", September 8, 1939.

Magdalena Schoettle1

F, #3983, b. March 24, 1835
Father*Georg Jacob Schoettle1 b. December 5, 1790, d. July 12, 1851
Mother*Anne Maria Nestle1 b. September 26, 1802, d. August 23, 1889

Family History – see:

     Magdalena Schoettle, daughter of Georg Jacob Schoettle and Anne Maria Nestle, was born on March 24, 1835 in Kreis Calw, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.1,2 Magdalena Schoettle was confirmed in 1850 at Evangelische Kirche, Ebhausen, Kreis Calw, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.2
She lived with her brother Johann Christian Schoettle and sister-in-law Christine Cathrina Dürr in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in 1854.3

Citations

  1. [S856] Letter, David Wert Berg to Margaret Berg Frese, Mar 28, 1991, copy of ships log.
  2. [S4968] Family History Library film number International 1201979.
  3. [S463] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Dorothea Berg Hoemann.

Sarah C. Humes1

F, #3984, b. 1876
Father*Peter Humes b. 1844
Mother*Mary Schmering b. July 18, 1848, d. February 18, 1908
     Sarah C. Humes, daughter of Peter Humes and Mary Schmering, was born in 1876.1
Sarah was enumerated as the daughter of Peter Humes on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a four-year-old white female born in Missouri.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880St. Louis, MissouriPeter Humes1

Citations

  1. [S938] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Peter Humes household.

Balthasar Lochhaas1

M, #3985, b. February 17, 1816, d. August 11, 1899
Father*(?) Lochhaas
Lochhaas Family
     Balthasar Lochhaas, son of (?) Lochhaas, was born on February 17, 1816 in Metzlosgehag, Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany.2,3
Balthasar married Henriette Louise Schrimper on October 8, 1848 at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri. license issued October 8, 1848, St. Louis County, Missouri, book 4, page 169. The witnesses were John Alt and Gottlieb Lindemann.2,4,5,6,7
Balthasar purchased from Jno Lochhaus at St. Louis County, Missouri, between 1804 and 1854.8
Balthasar was enumerated on the Agriculture Schedule of the 1850 U.S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. He owned 10 acres of improved land and 30 acres of wood-land valued at $500.00 and farm implements valued at $80.00. He owned two horses, two milch cows, four other cows and 14 swine. He had produced 250 bushels of Indian Corn, 50 bushels of oats, 25 bushels of Irish potatoes, 50 pounds of butter and five tons of hay.9
Balthasar was a farmer from 1850 to 1880 at Missouri.10,11,12,13
Balthasar is a head of household, under the name of ""Balazar Lochhaas"", on the 1850 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as he was listed as a 35-year-old white male born in Germany and as a farmer.. Enumerated with him were:, his son Heinrich C., his daughter Catharina.10 Balthasar Lochhaas was naturalized on October 24, 1856 at the St. Louis Land Court in Clayton, St. Louis County, Missouri.5,14
Balthasar was enumerated on the Agriculture Schedule of the 1860 U.S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He owned 35 acres of improved land and 22 acres of wood-land valued at $1,425.00 and farm implements valued at $50.00. He owned two horses, one milch cow, two other cows and five swine. He had produced 43 bushels of wheat, 150 bushels of Indian Corn, 150 bushels of oats, 50 bushels of Irish potatoes, 100 pounds of butter and three tons of hay.15
Balthasar is a head of household, under the name of "Balzar Lochhaas", on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 44-year-old white male born in H. Darmstadt, and was a farmer with real-estate valued at $1,425.00 and personal property valued at $315.00. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Heinrich C. and John J., his daughters Catharina, Charlotte Louise, Maria and Christina.11
Balthasar was enumerated on the Agriculture Schedule of the 1870 U.S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He owned 60 acres of improved land and 85 acres of wood-land valued at $16,000.00 and farm implements valued at $500.00. He owned four horses, four milch cows, five other cows, eight swine. He had produced 140 bushels of winter wheat, 400 bushels of Indian Corn, 100 bushels of barley, 100 bushels of Irish potatoes, 100 pounds of butter, 10 tons of hay and 60 pounds of honey.16
Balthasar is a head of household, under the name of "John Lochhaas Sr (census enumerator reversed entries for John and Balzar on sheets)", on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 50-year-old white male born in Hesse-Darmstadt, both of his parents were foreign born. He was a farmer with real-estate valued at $3,000.00 and personal property valued at $400.00.. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Heinrich C. and John J., his daughters Charlotte Louise and Christina.12
Balthasar Lochhaas purchased the north half of lot number 7 at St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri, on August 25, 1879 from Leonard Koehler and the Trustees of the German Evangelical Lutheran St. Paul Caongregation unaltered Augsburgh Confession.17
Balthasar was enumerated on the Agriculture Schedule of the 1880 U.S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He owned 40 acres of tilled land, three acres of permanent meadows, pastures, orchard, vineyards and 15 acres of woodland valued at $1,800.00. He also owned farm implements valued at $50.00 and live stock valued at $75.00. The value of his farm production was estimated at $300.00. His grass lands consisted of two acres, mown. He had ten acres in Indian corn, 20 acres in wheat, two in potatoes, two in apples, and one acre in peaches and had sold 600 pounds of grapes.18
Balthasar is a head of household, under the name of "Balthasar Lochhaas", on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 64-year-old married white male. Both Balthasar and his parents were born in Hesse D. He was a farmer. Enumerated with him were: his wife Henriette Louise, his sons Heinrich C. and John J., his daughter Charlotte Louise.13
Balthasar died on August 11, 1899 in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri, at age 83.3 His cause of death was senile disablity.3 He was buried in August, 1899 in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Missouri.19,3
His estate was probated on November 14, 1900 at Clayton, St. Louis County, Missouri.1 (For further information see Probate File.)

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas9
1850Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas10
1860Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas15
1860Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas11
1870Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas16
1870Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas12
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas18
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriBalthasar Lochhaas13

Family

Henriette Louise Schrimper b. January 12, 1817, d. February 24, 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S858] Balthaser Lochhaas Probate File.
  2. [S967] Bill East e-mail to Robert H. Berg, April 22, 1999.
  3. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  4. [S1032] Edward F. Moehel, Index to St. Louis Marriages 1804-1859.
  5. [S1071] Alvira Lochhaas Jackson, The Family Lochhaas: Sue Jackson.
  6. [S1] St Louis City Marriages 1804-76, Ancestry.com (database online), 2000.
  7. [S1808] Linda S. Barber Brooks, Missouri Marriages To 1850.
  8. [S1426] Oscar W. Collet, Collet's Grantees Index.
  9. [S1413] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Productions of Agriculture Schedule), Balthaser Lockhaus entry.
  10. [S976] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Basazar Lochhaus household.
  11. [S986] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar Lochhaas household.
  12. [S991] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar (John Sr) Lochhaas household.
  13. [S995] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balthasar Lochhaas household.
  14. [S1427] Baltzer Lochhaas, Naturalization Record.
  15. [S1403] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Productions of Agriculture Schedule), Balzar Lochhaas entry.
  16. [S1388] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Productions of Agriculture Schedule), Baltzer Lochhaas entry.
  17. [S551] Research Papers, Lochhaas Family. Prepared by Sue Jackson Lochhaas.
  18. [S1382] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Productions of Agriculture Schedule), Balthasar Lochhaas entry.
  19. [S963] St. Paul's Cemetery March, 1999.

Heinrich C. "Harry" Lochhaas1,2

M, #3986, b. March 22, 1851, d. February 11, 1917
Father*Balthasar Lochhaas1 b. February 17, 1816, d. August 11, 1899
Mother*Henriette Louise Schrimper b. January 12, 1817, d. February 24, 1891
     His nickname was "Harry."3
Heinrich was enumerated with his parent Balthasar Lochhaas under the name of "Henry Lochhaas" on the 1850 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was listed as a seven-year-old white male born in Germany.4 Heinrich C. "Harry" Lochhaas, son of Balthasar Lochhaas and Henriette Louise Schrimper, was born on March 22, 1851 in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.5,6,7,8 He was baptized on May 11, 1851 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.8
He was enumerated with his parent Balthasar Lochhaas under the name of "Henry Lochhaas" on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a nine-year-old white male born in Missouri and had attended school during the year.9 Heinrich C. "Harry" Lochhaas was confirmed on April 9, 1865 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Missouri.10
He was enumerated with his parent Balthasar Lochhaas under the name of "Henry Lochhaas" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as an 18-year-old white male born in Missouri and was working on the family farm.11
Heinrich was enumerated as the son of Balthasar Lochhaas under the name of "Henry Lochhaas" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a single 26-year-old white male born in Missouri. He was listed as 'at home.12'
Heinrich married Mary Christina Schoettle, daughter of Johann Christian Schoettle and Christine Cathrina Dürr, on September 26, 1886 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.13,14,15,16
Heinrich C. "Harry" Lochhaas Received $250.00 from his father Baldaser as part legacy. on September 30, 1893 at Missouri.17 His wife, Mary, died on October 27, 1897 at age 41.18,6,7 Heinrich lived with Charlotte Louise Lochhaas in 1900 at Central Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.3
Heinrich was enumerated as the brother of Christina Lochhaas under the name of "Harry Lochhaas" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Central Township, Missouri. He was listed as a 49-year-old widowed white male born in Missouri in March 1849.3
Heinrich C. was a farm laborer (listed as working out) in 1910 at Bonhomme Township, Missouri.19 Heinrich lived with Charlotte Louise Lochhaas in 1910 at Grupp Road, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri; living with Joseph Diem.19
Heinrich was enumerated with Joseph Diem on the 1910 U.S. Census of Central Township, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri. No relationship was stated. He was listed as a 58-year-old widowed white male born in Missouri. He had been married for eleven years. He was employed as a farm hand, working out.19
Heinrich died on February 11, 1917 at Central Township in Missouri, at age 65, Doctor Henry J. Dionysious was the attending physician, Albert Christian Henry Lochhaas was the informant on his death certificate.5,6,7 His cause of death was pneumonia.5
The undertaker who handled his arrangements was Wm Schrader in Ballwin, St. Louis County, Missouri.5 Heinrich C. "Harry" Lochhaas was buried on February 13, 1917 in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.5,20
Heinrich C. and Mary Schoettle Lochhaas Tombstone

His estate was probated on March 1, 1917 at Probate Court, Clayton, St. Louis County, Missouri, Albert Christian Henry Lochhaas was the executor the beneficiaries were John G. Theodore Lochhaas.21

Family

Mary Christina Schoettle b. November 1, 1855, d. October 27, 1897
Children

Citations

  1. [S858] Balthaser Lochhaas Probate File.
  2. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg, April 20, 2007.
  3. [S937] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christiana Lochhaas household.
  4. [S976] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Basazar Lochhaus household.
  5. [S4581] Henry Lochhaas Death Certificate.
  6. [S963] St. Paul's Cemetery March, 1999.
  7. [S967] Bill East e-mail to Robert H. Berg, April 22, 1999.
  8. [S2114] St Paul Des Peres Baptism Records.
  9. [S986] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar Lochhaas household.
  10. [S2115] St Paul Des Peres Confirmation Records.
  11. [S991] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar (John Sr) Lochhaas household.
  12. [S995] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balthasar Lochhaas household.
  13. [S103] Unknown compiler, Family Group Sheet for Johann Schoettle Family.
  14. [S863] Christian J. Schoettle Probate File.
  15. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  16. [S2552] Illinois State Archives, "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 1763-1900" database.
  17. [S1068] Receipt for legacy from Baldaser Lochhaas.
  18. [S463] Research Papers, Berg, Blume and Schoettle Families. Prepared by Dorothea Berg Hoemann.
  19. [S1003] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph Diem household.
  20. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.
  21. [S2133] Henry Lochhaas Probate File.

Catharina Lochhaas1

F, #3987, b. August 15, 1849
Father*Balthasar Lochhaas1 b. February 17, 1816, d. August 11, 1899
Mother*Henriette Louise Schrimper b. January 12, 1817, d. February 24, 1891
     Catharina Lochhaas was also known as Katherine on baptism record.2 Catharina Lochhaas, daughter of Balthasar Lochhaas and Henriette Louise Schrimper, was born on August 15, 1849 in Missouri.3,4 She was baptized on October 7, 1849 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Catharina was enumerated with her parent Balthasar Lochhaas on the 1850 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. She was listed as a one-year-old white female born in Missouri.5
Catharina was enumerated with her parent Balthasar Lochhaas on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a ten-year-old white female born in Missouri and she had attended school during the year.6 Catharina Lochhaas was confirmed on May 29, 1863 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Missouri.7
Catharina married Johannes Jacob Brodbeck circa 1869.1,8
Catharina was enumerated as the wife of Johannes Jacob Brodbeck under the name of "Catherina Brodbeck" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a married 30-year-old white female. She was keeping house.9

Family

Johannes Jacob Brodbeck b. 1838
Children

Citations

  1. [S858] Balthaser Lochhaas Probate File.
  2. [S2114] St Paul Des Peres Baptism Records.
  3. [S1065] Research Papers, Balthaser Lochhaas descendents. Prepared by Sue Lochhaas Jackson.
  4. [S1067] Alvira (Sue) Lochhaas Jackson, Family Group Sheet for Lochhaas Family.
  5. [S976] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Basazar Lochhaus household.
  6. [S986] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar Lochhaas household.
  7. [S2115] St Paul Des Peres Confirmation Records.
  8. [S1486] Assumption.
  9. [S1077] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Brodbeck Sr household.

George Boone1

M, #3988
Father*Jacob Boone1 b. circa 1780
Mother*Rachel Kessler1
     George died in infancy.1

Citations

  1. [S1910] Internet Site: Boone Family Web Site).

Christina Lochhaas1,2

F, #3989, b. November 30, 1856, d. February 24, 1917
Father*Balthasar Lochhaas1 b. February 17, 1816, d. August 11, 1899
Mother*Henriette Louise Schrimper b. January 12, 1817, d. February 24, 1891
Christina Lochhaas Diem
     Christina Lochhaas, daughter of Balthasar Lochhaas and Henriette Louise Schrimper, was born on November 30, 1856 in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.3,4 She was baptized on January 18, 1858 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.4
Christina was enumerated with her parent Balthasar Lochhaas on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. She was listed as a three-year-old white female born in Missouri.5
Christina was enumerated with her parent Balthasar Lochhaas under the name of "Elizabeth Lochhaas" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 14-year-old white female born in Missouri and was attending school.6
Christina is a head of household on the 1900 U. S. Census of Central Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. She was identified as a single 43-year-old white female born in Missouri in November 1856. Her brother, Harry, and nephews, Theodore and Albert, were living with her in a home that she owned free of mortgage. Enumerated with her were:, her brother Heinrich C., her nephews John G. Theodore Lochhaas and Albert Christian Henry Lochhaas.7
Christina was enumerated with Joseph Diem under the name of "Christina Lochhaas" on the 1910 U.S. Census of Central Township, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri. No relationship was stated. She was listed as a single 53-year-old white female born in Missouri. Christina and Joseph Diem were married later in the year.8
Christina married Joseph Diem, son of John George Diem and Barbara Zumtobel, on June 29, 1910 at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, Altheim, St. Louis County, Missouri.9,2,10 At the time of the marriage Joseph Diem resided in Des Peres, Missouri and Christina resided in Des Peres.9 She raised Albert and Theodore after their mother's death. Her husband, Joseph, died on September 22, 1916 at age 70.11,12
Christina died on February 24, 1917 in Missouri, at age 60, Doctor Henry J. Dionysious was the attending physician, John J. Lochhaas was the informant on her death certificate.3 Her cause of death was lobar pneumonia.3
Her obituary was published in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch Newspaper on February 25, 1917.13 Her obituary stated:
Diem - Entered into rest Saturday, Feb 24, 1917, Mrs. Christiana Diem (nee Lochhaas), beloved wife of the late Joseph Diem, and dear sister of Katharine Brodbeck (nee Lochhaas), and John Lochhaas and our dear aunt, aged 60 years 2 months 26 days.
Funeral Monday, Feb. 26, from late residence, Des Peres, at 2 p. m., to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, thence to St. Paul's Cemetery, Des Peres, Mo.
13
Her funeral service was held on February 26, 1917 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Missouri.13 Mrs. Christina Diem was buried on February 26, 1917 in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.12,14

Mrs. Christina Diem Tombstone15

Christina Lochhaas Diem
Tombstone

Family

Joseph Diem b. March 20, 1846, d. September 22, 1916

Citations

  1. [S858] Balthaser Lochhaas Probate File.
  2. [S1065] Research Papers, Balthaser Lochhaas descendents. Prepared by Sue Lochhaas Jackson.
  3. [S5941] Christiana Diem Death Certificate.
  4. [S2114] St Paul Des Peres Baptism Records.
  5. [S986] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar Lochhaas household.
  6. [S991] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Balzar (John Sr) Lochhaas household.
  7. [S937] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christiana Lochhaas household.
  8. [S1003] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Joseph Diem household.
  9. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  10. [S1067] Alvira (Sue) Lochhaas Jackson, Family Group Sheet for Lochhaas Family.
  11. [S5940] Joseph Diem Death Certificate.
  12. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.
  13. [S6948] St. Louis Post Dispatch "Christiana Diem Obituary", February 25, 1917, page 39.
  14. [S963] St. Paul's Cemetery March, 1999.
  15. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg, April 20, 2007.

Ludwig Blume1

M, #3990, b. July 1, 1814
Father*Heinrich Blume1 b. 1792, d. circa 1868
Mother*Sophia "Susan" Stunkel1 b. July 25, 1797, d. January 10, 1875
     Ludwig was a preacher and one of the organizers of a church that at first was a log hut near Peters Station, when the congreagation became larger and more progressive a new church, called the Brockmeier church, was erected. Ludwig Blume, son of Heinrich Blume and Sophia "Susan" Stunkel, was born on July 1, 1814 in Borstel, Kreis Grafschaft Diepholz, Niedersachsen, Germany.1,2 Ludwig Blume was confirmed in 1828.1
He was enumerated as the son of Heinrich Blume on the 1845 Illinois state census in Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County.3

Citations

  1. [S827] The Stalker.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S1091] Madison County, Illinois 1845 State Census, page 11.