Louise Berghorn1

F, #4741, b. March 13, 1825, d. December 13, 1920
Father*W. Berghorn
Mother*(?) (?) b. 1803, d. February, 1892
     Louise Berghorn was also known as Elisabeth.2 Louise Berghorn, daughter of W. Berghorn and (?) (?), was born on March 13, 1825 in Westfalen, Germany.3
Louise married Wilhelm Strathman circa 1847.1
Louise was enumerated with her husband, Wilhelm Strathman under the name of "Louise Strathman" on the 1860 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 32-year-old female born in Prussia.4
Louise was enumerated with her husband, Wilhelm Strathman under the name of "Louise Strathman" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Illinois. She was listed as a 40-year-old female born in Prussia as were both of her parents, she was keeping house.5 Louise attended the funeral of (?) (?) on February 15, 1892 at St. Louis, Missouri.6
Louise died on December 13, 1920 in Madison County, Illinois, at age 95.1
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on December 16, 1920.7 Her obituary stated:
Four grandsons of Mrs. Louisa Strathmann will be pallbearers tomorrow afternoon at the funeral services to be held from the residence of C. F. Sepmeier at Peters to the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran church at 2:30 o'clock. They are Henry, Carl, Fred and Theodore Sepmeier.
     The services at the Sepmeier home will be private. Rev. T. Wittmer, pastor of the church, will have charge.
     Mrs. Strathmann is one of the oldest residents of the county and observed her 94 birthday last month. Those who survive run into the fifth generation. There are 21 grand children, 13 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild
7

Her funeral service was held on December 17, 1920 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, the pallbearers included Henry G. Sepmeyer, Theodore Sepmeyer, Carl F. "Charles" Sepmeyer and Frederick W. Sepmeyer.7 Mrs. Louise Strathman was buried on December 17, 1920 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Family

Wilhelm Strathman b. 1820
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Baptismal Register page 29.
  3. [S1251] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred C. Sepmeyer household.
  4. [S1256] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm Strathmann household.
  5. [S1270] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wilhelm Strathman household.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , February 17, 1892.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Four Grandsons To Carry Mrs. Strathmann's Casket", December 16, 1920.
  8. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Baptismal Register page 18.
  9. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Death Register page 42.

Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding1

M, #4742, b. October 2, 1860, d. September 7, 1929
Father*Wilhelm "William" Deterding1 b. May 22, 1829, d. November 17, 1899
Mother*Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold1 b. November 15, 1829, d. January 14, 1916
     Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding, son of Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold, was born on October 2, 1860 in St. Clair County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on October 21, 1860 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Christian Lange, Friedrich Meier and Friedrich Lange.1
He was enumerated with his parent Wilhelm "William" Deterding on the 1870 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a ten-year-old male born in Missouri and was attending school.2 Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding was confirmed in 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois; on Palm Sunday.1
Christian was enumerated as the son of Wilhelm "William" Deterding on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a 20-year-old white male born in Missouri.3
Christian married Maria Schildmeier, daughter of Friedrich Schildmeier and Wilhelmine Hilgemeier, on April 20, 1890 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Christian is a head of household, under the name of "Christ Deterding", on the 1920 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 59-year-old male born in Illinois. Both of his parents were born in the United States. He was a general farmer who owned a farm free of mortgage and listed on farm schedule 10. Enumerated with him were: his wife Maria, his sons Louis and Carl, his daughter Louella.4
Christian died on September 7, 1929 in Madison County, Illinois, at age 68.1 He was buried on September 10, 1929 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, IllinoisWilhelm "William" Deterding2
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisWilhelm "William" Deterding3
1920Collinsville Township, IllinoisChristian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding4

Family

Maria Schildmeier b. December 16, 1871, d. January 28, 1938
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1262] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wilhelm Deterding household.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 760.
  4. [S1216] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christ Deterding household.

Maria Schildmeier1

F, #4743, b. December 16, 1871, d. January 28, 1938
Father*Friedrich Schildmeier1
Mother*Wilhelmine Hilgemeier1
     Maria Schildmeier, daughter of Friedrich Schildmeier and Wilhelmine Hilgemeier, was born on December 16, 1871 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Maria married Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding, son of Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold, on April 20, 1890 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Maria was enumerated as the wife of Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding under the name of "Maria Deterding" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a married 48-year-old female born in Illinois.2
Maria died on January 28, 1938 in Illinois at age 66 cause of death was cerebral hemmorhage.1 She was buried on February 1, 1938 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Family

Christian Friedrich Wilhelm Deterding b. October 2, 1860, d. September 7, 1929
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1216] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christ Deterding household.

Friedrich Wesemann1

M, #4744, b. December 24, 1867, d. October 10, 1902
Father*Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann2 b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Mother*Katharine "Katie" Holz2 b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916
     Friedrich Wesemann, son of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, was born on December 24, 1867 in Madison County, Illinois.2 He was baptized on January 1, 1868 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Johann Holz, Friedrich Rasche, Heinrich Wesemann and Heinrich Holz.2 His baptism name was Johann Adolph Friedrich Heinrich.2 Friedrich Wesemann was confirmed on April 10, 1881 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.3
Friedrich married Anna Albers on March 30, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.2
Friedrich is a head of household, under the name of "Fred H. Weseman", on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a 32-year-old male born in Illinois who had been married for nine years. He was a farmer. Enumerated with him were: his wife Anna, his sons Louis, Heinrich Karl Julius Theodor and Ernst Herman Edward Martin, his daughter Catherine Margarette Anna Wilhelmine Auguste.4
Friedrich died on October 10, 1902 at Dunk's coal mine in Madison County, Illinois, at age 34 died in a mine accident.2 He was buried on October 12, 1902 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Wesemann4

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Anna Langreder", February 7, 1953.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmations, page 29.
  4. [S1296] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred H. Weseman household.

Anna Albers1

F, #4745, b. October 11, 1868
     Anna Albers was born on October 11, 1868 in Madison County, Illinois.2 She was confirmed on March 18, 1883 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2
Anna married Friedrich Wesemann, son of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, on March 30, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Anna was enumerated as the wife of Friedrich Wesemann under the name of "Annie Weseman" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 31-year-old female born in Illinois who had been married for nine years and had four children, all still living.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Wesemann3

Family

Friedrich Wesemann b. December 24, 1867, d. October 10, 1902
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmations, page 31.
  3. [S1296] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred H. Weseman household.

Wilhelmine "Minnie" Wesemann1

F, #4746, b. February 9, 1871
Father*Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann2 b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Mother*Katharine "Katie" Holz2 b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916
     Her nickname was "Minnie." Wilhelmine "Minnie" Wesemann, daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, was born on February 9, 1871 in Madison County, Illinois.2 She was baptized on February 18, 1871 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Wilhelmine Hartmann, Margarethe Rasche, Katharina Wesemann and Elisa Holtz.2 Her baptism name was Wilhelmine Margarethe Katharine Elise.2
Wilhelmine was enumerated as the daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a nine-year-old white female born in Illinois.3 Wilhelmine "Minnie" Wesemann was confirmed on April 6, 1884 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois; confirmation record from church states name as Wilhelm.4
Wilhelmine married Wilhelm Kirchhoff, son of H. Kirchhoff and M. Meier, on May 21, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.2
Wilhelmine was enumerated as the wife of Wilhelm Kirchhoff under the name of "Minnie Kirchoff" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a married 29-year-old white female born in Illinois in Febrary, 1871. She had been married nine years and had three children, all living.5
Wilhelmine was enumerated as the wife of Wilhelm Kirchhoff under the name of "Minnie Kirchoff" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a married 48-year-old female born in Illinois. Her father was born in Illinois and her mother in Germany.6
Wilhelmine and Wilhelm Kirchhoff lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Illinois. Residing with them were, their child, Lydia..7
Wilhelmine was enumerated as the wife of Wilhelm Kirchhoff under the name of "Minnie Kirchoff" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a married 59-year-old woman born in Illinois, her mother was born in Germany and her father in Illinois. She could read and write and was married for the first time at the age of 20.7

Family

Wilhelm Kirchhoff b. February 3, 1864, d. February 27, 1931
Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Wm. Kirchoff, Sr., of Pleasant Ridge, Dies", February 27, 1931.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.
  4. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmations, page 32.
  5. [S1103] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kirchoff household.
  6. [S1233] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kirchoff household.
  7. [S2297] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Kirchoff household.

Wilhelm Kirchhoff1

M, #4747, b. February 3, 1864, d. February 27, 1931
Father*H. Kirchhoff1
Mother*M. Meier1
     Wilhelm Kirchhoff, son of H. Kirchhoff and M. Meier, was born on February 3, 1864 in Madison County, Illinois.2,3 Wilhelm Kirchhoff was confirmed on April 14, 1878 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.4
Wilhelm was enumerated under the name of "Wm. Kierkoff" on the 1880 U.S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois, where he was listed as a 15-year-old white male born in Illinois. He was a boarder in the household of Charles "Karl" Kosten (no known relationship.)5
Wilhelm married Wilhelmine "Minnie" Wesemann, daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, on May 21, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Wilhelm is a head of household, under the name of "William Kirchoff", on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 36-year-old white male born in February, 1864 in Illinois. Both of his parents were born in Germany. He had been married nine years. Enumerated with him were: his wife Wilhelmine, his sons William and Karl Julius Heinrich.6
Wilhelm is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 53-year-old male born in Illinois. Both his parents were born in Germany. He owned a farm on Pleasant Ridge Road in Pleasant Ridge, Illinois on which he did general farming. He could read, write and speak English. Enumerated with him were: his wife Wilhelmine, his daughters Margarethe Anna Catharine Emma and Lydia.7
In 1930 Wilhelm Kirchhoff farmed at Collinsville Township in Illinois (in the census he owned a farm but occupation was shown as "none." Given his age of 66 at the time he probably was retired.8
Wilhelmine and Wilhelm Kirchhoff lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Illinois. Residing with them were, their child, Lydia..8
Wilhelm is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 66-year-old man born in Illinois, his parents were born in Germany. He could read and write and was not a veteran. He owned a farm (farm schedule 72), and was married for the first time at the age of 27. Enumerated with him were: his wife Wilhelmine, his daughter Lydia.8 Wilhelm Kirchhoff, Henry Langreder, Herman Wille, Anna Wille, Heinrich Römke, Walter Christian Friedrich Römke and Christian Wilhelm Julius Heinrich Wille were neighbors according to the 1930 census. They were living in Collinsville Township, Illinois.8,9,10,11,12,13,14
Wilhelm died on February 27, 1931 in Illinois at age 67 of a cerebral hemorrhage.2
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on February 27, 1931.3 His obituary stated:
Wm. Kirchoff, Sr., widely know farmer of Pleasant Ridge, died at his home early this morning. He had been in ill health for some time and death was due to complications.
     Mr. Kirchoff was born February 3, 1864, and was 67 years, 24 days of age. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Wilhelminia Kirchoff.
     The remains will be held at the Schroeppel Funeral Home until tomorrow morning when the body will be taken to the family residence at Pleasant Ridge. The funeral is at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon from the residence, thence to the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran Church. Rev. Webber will have charge.
3

His funeral service was held on March 2, 1931 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.3 He was buried on March 2, 1931 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2

Family

Wilhelmine "Minnie" Wesemann b. February 9, 1871
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Death Register page 83.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Wm. Kirchoff, Sr., of Pleasant Ridge, Dies", February 27, 1931.
  4. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmations, page 26.
  5. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 766.
  6. [S1103] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kirchoff household.
  7. [S1233] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kirchoff household.
  8. [S2297] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Kirchoff household.
  9. [S2291] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.
  10. [S2292] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Walter Rombke household.
  11. [S2293] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Jule Wille Sr household.
  12. [S2294] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Tegtmeier household.
  13. [S2295] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Herman Wille Sr household.
  14. [S2296] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Anna Wille household.

H. Kirchhoff1

M, #4748
     H. married M. Meier.1

Family

M. Meier
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

M. Meier1

F, #4749
     M. married H. Kirchhoff.1

Family

H. Kirchhoff
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Emma Wesemann1

F, #4750, b. January 19, 1873
Father*Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann2 b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Mother*Katharine "Katie" Holz2 b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916
     Emma Wesemann, daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, was born on January 19, 1873 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2 She was baptized on February 2, 1873 at at home, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Maria Wansing and Maria Langrese.2 Her baptism name was Anna Maria Emma.2
Emma was enumerated as the daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a seven-year-old white female born in Illinois.3
Emma (her first marriage) marrried Heinrich Peters (his first marriage) , son of W. Peters and W. Wolp, on April 3, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2,4
Emma was enumerated as the wife of Heinrich Peters under the name of "Emma Peters" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a married 26-year-old white female born in August 1863 in Illinois. She had been married seven years and had three children two of whom were still living.5
Emma (her second marriage) married Ernst Peters on October 4, 1900 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.2
Emma Wesemann lived in 1953 Wray, Yuma County, Colorado.1
Emma was listed in Anna "Minnie" Wesemann's obituary on February 7, 1953 as surviving.1

Family 1

Heinrich Peters b. May, 1868
Children

Family 2

Ernst Peters b. 1880
Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Anna Langreder", February 7, 1953.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 5, 1893.
  5. [S1099] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Peters household.

Ida Anna Adelheid Wesemann1

F, #4751, b. February 23, 1875
Father*Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann1 b. November 4, 1850, d. November 12, 1924
Mother*Katharine "Katie" Holz1 b. July 28, 1849, d. September 17, 1916
     Ida Anna Adelheid Wesemann, daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, was born on February 23, 1875 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on March 7, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Maria Holz, Anna Rasche, Adelheid Hölscher and Feiederike Denker.1
Ida was enumerated as the daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a four-year-old white female born in Illinois.2
Ida married Karl Gieseking on April 9, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Ida Anna Adelheid was listed in Anna "Minnie" Wesemann's obituary on February 7, 1953 as surviving.3

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Anna Langreder", February 7, 1953.

Heinrich Peters1

M, #4752, b. May, 1868
Father*W. Peters1
Mother*W. Wolp1
     Heinrich Peters, son of W. Peters and W. Wolp, was born in May, 1868 in Germany.1
Heinrich Peters immigrated in 1887 to Madison County, Illinois.2
Heinrich (his first marriage) married Emma Wesemann (her first marriage), daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, on April 3, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1,3
Heinrich is a head of household, under the name of "Henry Peters", on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 32-year-old white male born in March 1868 in Germany. Both of his parents were also born in Germany. He immigrated to the U. S. in 1887, living here for 13 years. He had been married for seven years. Enumerated with him were: his wife Emma, his sons Henry and Edward.2 Heinrich Peters was naturalized circa 1905 in Illinois.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Peters2

Family

Emma Wesemann b. January 19, 1873
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1099] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Peters household.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , April 5, 1893.

W. Peters1

M, #4753
     W. married W. Wolp.1

Family

W. Wolp
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

W. Wolp1

F, #4754
     W. married W. Peters.1

Family

W. Peters
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Karl Gieseking1

M, #4755, b. 1865
     Karl Gieseking was born in 1865.1
Karl married Ida Anna Adelheid Wesemann, daughter of Dietrich "Dick" Wesemann and Katharine "Katie" Holz, on April 9, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

August Brumwort1

M, #4756, b. 1868
Father*Ernst Friedrich Brumwort2 b. May 18, 1839, d. December 13, 1915
Mother*Maria Elizabeth "Mary" Hartbeck2 b. 1842
     August Brumwort, son of Ernst Friedrich Brumwort and Maria Elizabeth "Mary" Hartbeck, was born in 1868.2 His baptism name was Georg Heinrich August.2
August married Karoline Schildmeier, daughter of Friedrich Schildmeier and Wilhelmine Hilgemeier, on December 13, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2
August was listed in Ernst Friedrich Brumwort's obituary on December 13, 1915 as surviving.1

Family

Karoline Schildmeier b. December 16, 1869

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Calls Old Citizen", December 13, 1915.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Karoline Schildmeier1

F, #4757, b. December 16, 1869
Father*Friedrich Schildmeier1
Mother*Wilhelmine Hilgemeier1
     Karoline Schildmeier, daughter of Friedrich Schildmeier and Wilhelmine Hilgemeier, was born on December 16, 1869 in Madison County, Illinois.2
Karoline married August Brumwort, son of Ernst Friedrich Brumwort and Maria Elizabeth "Mary" Hartbeck, on December 13, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Family

August Brumwort b. 1868

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmations, page 31.

Louise "Lizzie" Deterding1

F, #4758, b. 1867, d. January 13, 1946
Father*Wilhelm "William" Deterding1 b. May 22, 1829, d. November 17, 1899
Mother*Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold1 b. November 15, 1829, d. January 14, 1916
     Her nickname was "Lizzie."2 Louise "Lizzie" Deterding, daughter of Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold, was born in 1867 in Illinois.2,3,4 Conflicting evidence placed her birth in 1869 ((St. John's Lutheran Church records.)1
Louise was enumerated with her parent Wilhelm "William" Deterding on the 1870 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a three-year-old female born in Illinois.3
Louise was enumerated as the daughter of Wilhelm "William" Deterding under the name of "Lizzy Deterding" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 13-year-old white female born in Illinois.5
Louise married Heinrich Beutel, son of A. Beutel and C. Stole, on May 7, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. the ceremony was performed by Reverend Dorn.1,6
Louise died on January 13, 1946 in Maryville, Madison County, Illinois.4
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on January 21, 1946.4 Her obituary stated:
Mrs. Louise Beutel, widow of Henry Beutel, Sr., a former Troy resident, died last Sunday afternoon at her home near Maryville. She was 79 years old. Death was due to a complication of ailments incident to her advanced age. She was a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Deterding, and was born in the Pleasant Ridge community, near Collinsville. After her marriage to Henry Beutel of Troy, they lived here for a number of years. Later they moved to a farm near Maryville where her husband died several years ago. Funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon from the Schroeppel funeral home in Collinsville to the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran church with Rev. Albert, the pastor, officiating. Interment was in the Pleasant Ridge cemetery. The deceased is survived by one son, Henry, of Maryville, and a number of nieces and nephews
4

Her funeral service was held on January 16, 1946 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.4 She was buried on January 16, 1946 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.4

Family

Heinrich Beutel b. 1869, d. 1935

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 760.
  3. [S1262] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wilhelm Deterding household.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Former Resident Dies", January 21, 1946.
  5. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 760.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , May 10, 1893.

Heinrich Beutel1

M, #4759, b. 1869, d. 1935
Father*A. Beutel1
Mother*C. Stole1
     He was normally known as Henry.2 Heinrich Beutel, son of A. Beutel and C. Stole, was born in 1869.1
Heinrich married Louise "Lizzie" Deterding, daughter of Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold, on May 7, 1893 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. the ceremony was performed by Reverend Dorn.1,2
Heinrich died in 1935.3 He was buried in 1935 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.33
Henry Beutel Sr. Tombstone

Heinrich was mentioned in Louise "Lizzie" Deterding's obituary on January 21, 1946 as preceding the deceased in death.4

Family

Louise "Lizzie" Deterding b. 1867, d. January 13, 1946

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , May 10, 1893.
  3. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Former Resident Dies", January 21, 1946.

A. Beutel1

M, #4760
     A. married C. Stole.1

Family

C. Stole
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

C. Stole1

F, #4761
     C. married A. Beutel.1

Family

A. Beutel
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Anna Maria Auguste Sophie Schunke1

F, #4762, b. March 3, 1873
Father*Herman Schunke1 b. May 30, 1848
Mother*Maria Sophia Lisette Kuhlman1 b. September 12, 1850, d. December 1, 1918
     Anna Maria Auguste Sophie Schunke, daughter of Herman Schunke and Maria Sophia Lisette Kuhlman, was born on March 3, 1873 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on March 16, 1873 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Miss Aguste Schunke, Sophie Fullrded, Maria Brugemann and Sophie Bohm.1
Anna was enumerated as the daughter of Herman Schunke on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a seven-year-old white female born in Illinois.2
Anna married Johann Friedrich Conrad Heinrich Wille, son of H. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille and Anna Sophia Kräft, on October 21, 1894 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisHerman Schunke2

Family

Johann Friedrich Conrad Heinrich Wille b. December 30, 1866
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 772.

Johann Friedrich Conrad Heinrich Wille1

M, #4763, b. December 30, 1866
Father*H. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille1 b. January 19, 1832, d. December 31, 1909
Mother*Anna Sophia Kräft1 b. September 28, 1830, d. November 21, 1873
     He was normally known as Frederick. Johann Friedrich Conrad Heinrich Wille, son of H. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille and Anna Sophia Kräft, was born on December 30, 1866 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on January 20, 1867 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Johann Christian Schoettle, Friedrich Nordmeier, Heinrich Hartmann and Conrad Witte, Sr.1
Johann was enumerated as the son of Frederick Wille on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a 15-year-old white male born in Illinois. He had a twin brother, Henry.2 Johann Friedrich Conrad Heinrich Wille was confirmed on March 21, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.3
Johann married Anna Maria Auguste Sophie Schunke, daughter of Herman Schunke and Maria Sophia Lisette Kuhlman, on October 21, 1894 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFrederick Wille2

Family

Anna Maria Auguste Sophie Schunke b. March 3, 1873
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 764.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmations, page 28.

H. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille1

M, #4764, b. January 19, 1832, d. December 31, 1909
     His nickname was "Frederick."2 He was normally known as Friedrich. Frederick Wille was born on January 19, 1832.1
Frederick (his first marriage) married Anna Sophia Kräft (her first marriage) circa 1855.1
H. appeared on the 1865 Illinois state census in Collinsville Township, Madison County he was listed on page 200, line 22.3
Frederick (his second marriage) married Sophie Schmidt on November 27, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Frederick is a head of household, under the name of "Frederick Wille", on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a 47-year-old white male born in Prussia as were his parents. He was counted in the same family and dwelling as Emma Dolar however no relationship was indicated. Enumerated with him were: his wife Anna Sophia, his sons Johann Friedrich Conrad Heinrich, Heinrich Friedrich Johann, Henry, William, Herman and Julius, his daughters Christine Sophia Maria, Sophia, Wilhelmine Elise Katharine Charlotte, Anna, Louisa, Caroline and Matilda Emma Doler.4
Frederick died on December 31, 1909 in Madison County, Illinois, at age 77.1 His cause of death was bronchitis and old age.1 He was buried on January 3, 1910 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1865Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisH. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille3
1880Collinsville Township, IllinoisFrederick Wille4

Family 1

Anna Sophia Kräft b. September 28, 1830, d. November 21, 1873
Children

Family 2

Sophie Schmidt b. October 23, 1846, d. February 9, 1898
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 764.
  3. [S1166] 1865 Census Madison County, Illinois, page 43.
  4. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 764.
  5. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 763.

Anna Sophia Kräft1

F, #4765, b. September 28, 1830, d. November 21, 1873
     She was normally known as Sophia. Anna Sophia Kräft was born on September 28, 1830.1
Anna (her first marriage) marrried Frederick Wille (his first marriage) circa 1855.1 Anna Sophia Kräft was buried on November 21, 1873 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Anna died on November 21, 1873 in Madison County, Illinois, at age 43 died in childbirth.1
Anna was enumerated as the wife of Frederick Wille under the name of "Sophia Wille" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 32-year-old white female born in Prussia. Both of her parents were born in Prussia.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFrederick Wille2

Family

H. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille b. January 19, 1832, d. December 31, 1909
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 764.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 763.
  4. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 764.

Friedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume1

M, #4766, b. 1826
Father*Heinrich Blume1 b. 1792, d. circa 1868
Mother*Sophia "Susan" Stunkel1 b. July 25, 1797, d. January 10, 1875
     His nickname was "Henry." Friedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume was also known as Bloom on the 1850 U.S. Census.2 Friedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume, son of Heinrich Blume and Sophia "Susan" Stunkel, was born in 1826 in Borstel, Kreis Grafschaft Diepholz, Niedersachsen, Germany.1 Conflicting evidence placed his birth in 1827 (1850 census) or in 1814 (1880 census.)3,4
Friedrich married Caroline (?) in 1840.5
He was enumerated as the son of Heinrich Blume on the 1845 Illinois state census in Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County.6
Friedrich is a head of household on the 1850 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a 33-year-old white male born in Germany. Enumerated with him were:, his son Jacob, his daughter Sophia.3
Friedrich is a head of household on the 1860 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Illinois. He was identified as a 38-year-old white male born in Hanover and was a farmer who owned $600.00 in real-estate and $400.00 in personal property.. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Jacob and William, his daughters Sophia and Lena.5
Friedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume lived in 1866 Range 3, Section 8, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.7
Friedrich is a head of household, under the name of "Henry Blum", on the 1870 U. S. Census for Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Illinois. He was identified as a 57-year-old white male born in Hanover as were his parents. He was a farmer who owned $4,500.00 in real-estate and $1,000.00 in personal property. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Jacob and William, his daughters Lena and Sophia.8
Friedrich Heinrich Conrad was a farmer in 1880 at Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.9
Friedrich is a head of household, under the name of "Henry", on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 66-year-old white male, born in Hanover as were his parents and he was a farmer. Enumerated with him were: his wife Caroline.9
He owned 84.5 acres in sections 10 and 15, township 3, range 8, Collinsville.10
Friedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume lived in 1906 Section 10, Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois, 81 acres east of Pleasant Ridge on the south side of the Maryville Road adjoining his brother William's farm.11
Pleasant Ridge is located in section 10 of Madison County and was entirely German. Henry and William Blume were among the first settlers of the community. The first Lutheran church was established December 20, 1846. The Lutheran Society built a new brick church and parochial school in 1859. Henry Blume was a charter member of the church which was called St. John's Lutheran.12,13,14

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1845Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Blume6
1850Township 3 North, Range 8 West, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume3
1860Township 3 North, Range 8 West, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume5
1870Township 3 North, Range 8 West, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume8
1880Collinsville Township, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich Conrad "Henry" Blume9

Family

Caroline (?) b. 1823
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S398] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  3. [S397] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Bloom household.
  4. [S405] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Blume household.
  5. [S330] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blume household.
  6. [S1091] Madison County, Illinois 1845 State Census, page 11.
  7. [S606] Index to Gazetteer of Madison County 1866, page 164.
  8. [S1090] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  9. [S406] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blume household.
  10. [S832] Madison County Genealogical Society, Index to New Atlas of Madison County, 1892, volume page 7.
  11. [S438] Geo. A. Ogle & Co., Madison County Atlas 1906, volume page 45.
  12. [S838] Madison County memoirs.
  13. [S847] Madison County memoirs.
  14. [S827] The Stalker.

Ludwig Bohm1

M, #4767
     Ludwig married Maria Theilmann.1

Family

Maria Theilmann
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Maria Theilmann1

F, #4768
     Maria married Ludwig Bohm.1

Family

Ludwig Bohm
Child

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.

Hanna Louise Christine Deterding1

F, #4769, b. November 6, 1863, d. May 28, 1864
Father*Wilhelm "William" Deterding1 b. May 22, 1829, d. November 17, 1899
Mother*Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold1 b. November 15, 1829, d. January 14, 1916
     Hanna Louise Christine Deterding, daughter of Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold, was born on November 6, 1863 in Madison County, Illinois.2 Conflicting evidence placed her birth on May 6, 1876 (St. John's Lutheran Church records.)1 She was baptized on November 22, 1863 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2
Hanna died on May 28, 1864 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, cause of death was scalded with hot coffee and convulsions (5:30 PM).1 She was buried on May 29, 1864 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Baptismal Register page 41.

Heinrich Krome1

M, #4770, d. June 22, 1864
Father*Carl Wilhelm "William" Krome1 b. March 3, 1813, d. December 5, 1876
Mother*Anna Elisabeth Clara Wesseller1 b. May 4, 1821, d. November 15, 1885
     Heinrich Krome, son of Carl Wilhelm "William" Krome and Anna Elisabeth Clara Wesseller, was born in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1
Heinrich died on June 22, 1864 in Illinois.1 He was buried on June 23, 1864 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, in the gravesite of his father, belonged to the parish of Pastor Blume who did not want to do the service.1

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.