Karl Heinrich Friedrich Brüggemann1

M, #5041, b. April 17, 1865, d. July 8, 1868
Father*Gottlieb Brüggemann1 b. October 29, 1818, d. September 9, 1870
Mother*Louise Mundmann1 b. 1832, d. 1887
     Karl Heinrich Friedrich Brüggemann, son of Gottlieb Brüggemann and Louise Mundmann, was born on April 17, 1865 in Madison County, Illinois.2 Conflicting evidence placed his birth April 16, 1865 (St. John's Lutheran Church Death Register.)3 He was baptized on April 30, 1865 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Carl Schunke, Heinrich Brüggemann, Heinrich Bode and Friedrich Tiemann.2
Karl died on July 8, 1868 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, at age 3 of epilepsy.3 He was buried on July 9, 1868 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.3

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 48.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Death Register page 29.

Johanna Deterding1

F, #5042, b. December 30, 1871, d. June 6, 1943
Father*Wilhelm "William" Deterding2 b. May 22, 1829, d. November 17, 1899
Mother*Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold2 b. November 15, 1829, d. January 14, 1916
     Johanna married (?) Wilke. Johanna Deterding, daughter of Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Johanna Louise Christene "Hanna, Anna" Nahrwold, was born on December 30, 1871 in Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois.1 Conflicting evidence placed her birth on December 29, 1871 (St. John's Church Records.)2 She was baptized on January 14, 1872 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Louisa Bode, Cecilia Kuhlenbeik and Maria Aumann.2 Her baptism name was Johanna Louise Emilie.2
Johanna was enumerated as the daughter of Wilhelm "William" Deterding under the name of "Joanna Deterding" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as an eight-year-old white female born in Illinois.3
Johanna Deterding lived in June, 1943 605 St. Clair avenue, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.1
Johanna died on June 6, 1943 at 605 St. Clair avenue in Illinois, at age 71.1
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on June 7, 1943.1 Her obituary stated:
Mrs. Johanna Wilke, 605 St. Clair avenue, Collinsville, passed away at the family residence, Sunday evening at 6:15 p. m., at the age of 71 years, 5 months and 7 days. She was born December 29, 1871, in Collinsville township near Pleasant Ridge, and spent her entire life in that vicinity.
     Mrs. Wilke is survived by one son, Arthur Wilke, and two grandchildren, Arthur and Marvin Wilke, and one sister, Mrs. Henry Beutel.
     The funeral services will be conducted Wednesday afternoon at 3 p. m. from the Schroeppel Funeral Home, to the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran church, Rev. A. Weber, the pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
1

Her funeral service was held on June 9, 1943 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1 She was buried on June 9, 1943 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Family

(?) Wilke
Child

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mrs. Johanna Wilke", June 7, 1943.
  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 760.

Wilhelmine Elise Katharine Charlotte "Emma" Wille1

F, #5043, b. February 19, 1872
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
     Her nickname was "Emma."2 Wilhelmine Elise Katharine Charlotte "Emma" Wille, daughter of H. Friedrich Wilhelm "Frederick" Wille and Anna Sophia Kräft, was born on February 19, 1872 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on March 10, 1872 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Elise Vonderbrügge, Charlotte Reimler and Katherine Schurbaum.1
Wilhelmine was enumerated as the daughter of Frederick Wille under the name of "Emma Wille" 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

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFrederick Wille3

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. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 764.

Emma Spönemann1

F, #5044, b. March 16, 1872
Father*Christian Spönemann2 b. February, 1822, d. January 4, 1877
Mother*Louise Pohs2 b. March 1, 1836, d. January 2, 1925
     She was baptized on March 16, 1872 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Anna Dannenberg, Caroline Ohlemeier and Wilhelmine Blaas.2 Emma Spönemann, daughter of Christian Spönemann and Louise Pohs, was born on March 16, 1872 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2 Her baptism name was Emma Anna Charline Wilhelmine.2
Emma was enumerated as the daughter of Christian Spönemann under the name of "Emma Spaneman" 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 Wilhelm Bertels (his first marriage) , son of Bernhard Bertels and Margarethe Engelken, on April 30, 1891 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.2
Emma (her second marriage) married (?) Hafer after 1892.1
She lived with her parents, Mary and Christian, in 1953 at 407 North Aurora Street, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.1
Emma was listed in Christian Wilhelm Ehrenreich Spönemann's obituary on March 4, 1953 as surviving.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisChristian Spönemann3

Family 1

Wilhelm Bertels b. 1865

Family 2

(?) Hafer

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "C. W. E. Sponemann", March 4, 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 765.

Heinrich Wilhelm Friedrich Herman "William" Rasche1

M, #5045, b. November 6, 1872
Father*Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche1 b. May 1, 1846, d. November 21, 1932
Mother*Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters1 b. November 21, 1852, d. February 5, 1909
     His nickname was "William."2 Heinrich Wilhelm Friedrich Herman "William" Rasche, son of Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche and Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters, was born on November 6, 1872 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on November 27, 1872 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Friedrich Rasche, Heinrich Rasche, Herman Schmude, Hermann Stunkel and Wilhelm Mutke.1
Heinrich was enumerated as the son of Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche under the name of "William Rasche" 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.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, page 762.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.

Heinrich Dietrich Christian Straub1

M, #5046, b. July 13, 1873
Father*Christian Straub1 b. October, 1846
Mother*Louise Holz1 b. November 24, 1852
     Heinrich Dietrich Christian Straub, son of Christian Straub and Louise Holz, was born on July 13, 1873 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on August 3, 1873 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Wesemann, Dietrich Wesemann and Heinrich Holz.1

Citations

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

Emilie Catharine Charlotte Margaretha "Amelia" Lange1

F, #5047, b. December 8, 1873
Father*Christian Horstmann1 b. November 22, 1848, d. July 6, 1924
Mother*Anna "Minnie" Wesemann1 b. September 20, 1854
     Her nickname was "Amelia."2 Emilie Catharine Charlotte Margaretha "Amelia" Lange, daughter of Christian Horstmann and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, was born on December 8, 1873 in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on December 21, 1873 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Katharine Wesemann nee Holz, Katharine Wesemann nee Wernsing, Charalotte Reimler and Margarethe Rasche nee Wesemann.1
Emilie was enumerated as the daughter of Christian Horstmann under the name of "Amelia Horstman" 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
Emilie (her first marriage) marrried Wilhelm Gustav Lange (his first marriage) , son of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. and Maria D. "Mary" Krome, on April 14, 1895 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Emilie (her second marriage) married Hermann Hecht (his second marriage) , son of Heinrich Hecht and Katharine Lotte, on February 15, 1917 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisChristian Horstmann3

Family 1

Wilhelm Gustav Lange b. January 18, 1870, d. October 15, 1910
Children

Family 2

Hermann Hecht b. January 28, 1862

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 768.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 769.

August Heinrich Wilhelm Conrad Straub1

M, #5048, b. February 22, 1875
Father*Christian Straub1 b. October, 1846
Mother*Louise Holz1 b. November 24, 1852
     August Heinrich Wilhelm Conrad Straub, son of Christian Straub and Louise Holz, was born on February 22, 1875 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on March 14, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were August Tegtmeier, Heinrich Dannenberg, W. Grönemeier and Conrad Wesemann.1

Citations

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

Mary "Mari" Aumann1

F, #5049, b. May 22, 1875, d. April 2, 1911
Father*Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann2 b. December, 1851
Mother*Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner2 b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
     Her nickname was "Mari."3 Mary "Mari" Aumann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, was born on May 22, 1875 in Madison County, Illinois.4 She was baptized on June 6, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Mrs. Wüllner nee Link, Mrs. Schunke nee Muhlenburg and Mrs. Stratmann.2 Her baptism name was Charlotte Louise Maria.2
Mary was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Mary Auman" 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.5
Mary was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Mari Aumann" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a single 25-year-old female born in Illinois in May 1875.3
Mary was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a single 34-year-old female born in Illinois.6
Mary died on April 2, 1911 in Illinois at age 35 of tuberculosis.4 She was buried on April 5, 1911 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.4 She never married.4

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann5
1900Collinsville Township, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann3
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann6

Citations

  1. [S176] 1840 New Orleans City Directory, page 765.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S1290] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann Sr. household.
  4. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Death Register page 74.
  5. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 765.
  6. [S1302] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann household.

Wilhelm Hermann Heinrich Ernst Georg "Henry" Rasche1

M, #5050, b. September 1, 1875
Father*Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche1 b. May 1, 1846, d. November 21, 1932
Mother*Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters1 b. November 21, 1852, d. February 5, 1909
     His nickname was "Henry."2 Wilhelm Hermann Heinrich Ernst Georg "Henry" Rasche, son of Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche and Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters, was born on September 1, 1875 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on September 12, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Hermann Wesemann, Herman Rasche, Heinrich Hadbeck, Ernst Ahlemeier and Georg Hadback.1
Wilhelm was enumerated as the son of Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche under the name of "Henry Rasche" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a five-year-old white male born in Illinois.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, page 762.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 762.

Fred Lange1,2

M, #5051, b. September 9, 1875, d. February 8, 1929
Father*Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr.3 b. May 9, 1841, d. April 7, 1926
Mother*Maria D. "Mary" Krome3 b. January 27, 1844, d. January 18, 1910
     Fred Lange, son of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. and Maria D. "Mary" Krome, was born on September 9, 1875 in Madison County, Illinois.3 He was baptized on September 18, 1875 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Conrad Witte, Friedrich Link and Theodor Meier.3 His baptism name was Theodor Conrad Friedrich.3
Fred was enumerated as the son of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a four-year-old white male born in Illinois.4
An article in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on July 20, 1892 stated "Fred Lange, of Pleasant Ridge, came near having an explosion of the boiler of his threshing outfit last week. While moving the machinery the engineer in some manner ran the boiler into a ditch. The water became exhausted and but for the presence of mind of one of the men, who put out the fire under the flues, an explosion would have been inevitable."5 Fred Lange was employed by Peabody Mine Number 17.2
He served as village clerk at Maryville, Illinois.2
Fred married Christene (?) circa 1907.2
Fred was a loader in a coal mine in 1920.6
Christene and Fred Lange lived in 1920 in Maryville Village, Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were, their children Estelle, Alfred, Walter and Robert..6
Fred is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Illinois. He was identified as a married 44-year-old male born in Illinois, his father was born in Germany and his mother in Kentucky. He owned a home free of mortgage. Enumerated with him were: his wife Christene, his sons Alfred, Walter and Robert, his daughter Estelle.6
Fred died on February 8, 1929 in Maryville, Madison County, Illinois, at age 53.2 Conflicting evidence placed his death February 7, 1929 (Illinois Statewide Death Index.)7 His cause of death was chronic myo-carius.2 His obituary stated:
Fred W. Lange of Maryville, died at his home yesterday afternoon at 4:45 p. m. Death was due to chronic myo-carditus.
Mr. Lange was employed at the Peabody Mine No. 1 17 and has served as village clerk at Maryville. He was born near Maryville September 9, 1875 and had attained the age of 53 years, 4 months and 28 days. He has lived in that vicinity all his life.
Besides his wife Christene, he is survived by six children, Estell, Alfred, Walter, Robert, Agnes and Lucille Lange, three brothers, Theodore Lange of this city, Alfred Lange of Philadelphia, Pa., Carl Lange of Arizona, and five sisters, Mrs. Alvina Totske of Philadelphia, Pa., Mrs Johanna Schoettle of this city, Mrs. Marth Mier of Maryville, Mrs. Tabea Voge of St. Louis and Mrs. Christine Sievers also of this city.
Funeral services will be held sunday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock from the family residence in Maryville, thence to the Pleasant Ridge Lutheran Church, where Rev. Hodde will officiate. Burial will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
2

His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on February 8, 1929.2
His funeral service was held on February 10, 1929 at St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, after visitation at the family home in Maryville.2 He was buried in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Illinois.2

Family

Christene (?) b. 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, page 760.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Fred Lange, Maryville Resident, Dies Thursday", February 8, 1929.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  4. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 760.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , July 20, 1892.
  6. [S2719] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Lange household.
  7. [S869] Internet Site: Illinois Statewide Death Index, 1916-1950).

Lora Horstmann1

F, #5052, b. December 20, 1875
Father*Christian Horstmann1 b. November 22, 1848, d. July 6, 1924
Mother*Anna "Minnie" Wesemann1 b. September 20, 1854
     Lora Horstmann was also known as Lorina. Lora Horstmann, daughter of Christian Horstmann and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, was born on December 20, 1875 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on January 6, 1876 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Louise Wernsing and Maria Langreder.1 She was normally known as Lavina.2
Lora was enumerated as the daughter of Christian Horstmann under the name of "Lavina Horstman" 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.3
Lora married Heinrich Raubach on October 29, 1905 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1
Lora Horstmann purchased property described as part southwest 1/4 of southwest 1/4 of section 3 and part southeast 3/4 southeast 1/4 section 4, township 3, range 8, except for coal for $3,780.00 at Illinois in March, 1908 from Christ HOrstmann and wife.4
Lora was not mentioned in Lena Horstmann's obituary on August 1, 1968and presumed to have preceding the deceased in death.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisChristian Horstmann3

Family

Heinrich Raubach b. 1877
Child

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 768.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 769.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , March 25, 1908.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Lena Poos Dies", August 1, 1968.

Heinrich Christopher Wilhelm Hermann Straub1

M, #5053, b. November 5, 1876
Father*Christian Straub1 b. October, 1846
Mother*Louise Holz1 b. November 24, 1852
     Heinrich Christopher Wilhelm Hermann Straub, son of Christian Straub and Louise Holz, was born on November 5, 1876 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on November 26, 1876 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Fortebrick, Christian Höfler, Wilhelm Blas and Hermann Schunke.1

Citations

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

John L. Tomasovic Jr1

M, #5054
Father*John L. Tomasovic Sr.1
Mother*Priscilla Pierce1

Family History – see:

     The Berg Family
     John married Beth (?)1

Family

Beth (?)

Citations

  1. [S2496] Claire H. Pierce Obituary, March 20, 2003.

Karl Friedrich Ludwig "Fred" Aumann1

M, #5055, b. June 26, 1877, d. October 24, 1905
Father*Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann1 b. December, 1851
Mother*Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner1 b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
     His nickname was "Fred." Karl Friedrich Ludwig "Fred" Aumann, son of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, was born on June 26, 1877 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on July 9, 1877 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Karl Schunke, Ludwig Wüllner and Charlotte Schunke by proxy.1
Karl was enumerated as the son of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "Fred Auman" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a two-year-old white male born in Illinois. He had a twin sister, Hannah.2
Karl married Annie (?) in 1899 at Illinois.3
Karl is a head of household, under the name of "Fred Aumann", on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a 22-year-old married male born in Illinois. He was a farm laborer and had been unemployed for 8 months during the year. Enumerated with him were: his wife Annie.3
Karl died on October 24, 1905 in Illinois at age 28 of nerve fever.1 He was buried on October 27, 1905 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann2
1900Collinsville Township, IllinoisKarl Friedrich Ludwig "Fred" Aumann3

Family

Annie (?) b. March, 1880

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 765.
  3. [S1289] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann household.

Theodore Bernhard Kosten1,2

M, #5056, b. September 10, 1877, d. January 21, 1944
Father*Charles "Karl" Kosten3 b. 1831, d. September 16, 1888
Mother*Maria Elizabeth Meier3 b. February 20, 1839, d. March 22, 1913
     Theodore Bernhard Kosten, son of Charles "Karl" Kosten and Maria Elizabeth Meier, was born on September 10, 1877 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on September 30, 1877 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Johann Meier, W. Kosten and Bernhard Bertels.3 His baptism name was Bernhard Johann Theodor.3
Theodore was enumerated as the son of Charles "Karl" Kosten under the name of "Theodore Kosten" 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.4
Theodore was enumerated as the brother of Karl Amandus Kosten under the name of "Theodore Kosten" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was listed as s 22-year-old white male born in Illinois in September, 1877.5
Theodore married Clara Horstmann, daughter of Christian Horstmann and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, on November 28, 1909 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois. witnesses were Wm. Kirchhoff, Robert Horstmann, Karoline Horstmann and Alma Kosten.6
Theodore is a head of household on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as he was listed as a 32-year-old married male born in Illinois. He was a farmer with a general farm on Bluff Road in Pleasant Ridge, Illinois. Enumerated with him was his wife, Clara.7
In 1930 Theodore Bernhard Kosten farmed at Collinsville Township in Illinois.8
Clara and Theodore Bernhard Kosten lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Illinois. Residing with them were, their children Theodor, Walter, Alma, Ann, Louelle and Clarence..8
Theodore is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was identified as a married 52-year-old male born in Illinois, both of his parents were born in Germany. He was married for the first time at the age of 31. He was a farmer who owned a farm listed on agricultural schedule 34. Enumerated with him were: his wife Clara, his sons Theodor, Walter and Clarence, his daughters Alma, Ann and Louelle.8 Theodore Bernhard Kosten, Christian Wilhelm Ehrenreich Spönemann, Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski, Amalia Louise "Louisa" Strathman and Louis H. Wesemann were neighbors according to the 1930 census. They were living in Collinsville Township, Illinois.9,10,8,11,12
Theodore died on January 21, 1944 at St. Mary's Hospital in East St. Louis, St. Clair County, Illinois, at age 66 of dropsy (kidney failure).1,13
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on January 22, 1944.13 His obituary stated:
Theodore B. Kosten, Sr., lifelong resident of Collinsville township, died at the St. mary Hospital in East St. Louis, yesterday morning, after several months' illness. At the time of his death he had reached the age of 66 years, four months and 11 days. He was a member of the St. John's Lutheran church, Pleasant Ridge, and served as an elder for many years. He was also a member of the Madison County Farm Bureau.
     He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Clara Kosten, who was formerly Miss Clara Horstmann; three sons and three daughters, Theodore, J., Walter, Clarence, and Mrs. Louella Barth of Collinsville; Mrs. Donald Brockmeier and Mrs. Herbert Brockmeier, of Edwardsville. He is also survived by five grandchildren.
     The body will be at the Schroeppel Funeral Home in Collinsville until 12 noon, Monday, when the body will be taken to Pleasant Ridge, where funeral services will be held at 2:30 o'clock. Rev. A. J. Weber will officiate. Interment will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery
13

Theodore Bernhard's wake was held on January 22, 1944 at Schroeppel Funeral Home, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.13
His funeral service was held on January 24, 1944 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.13 He was buried on January 24, 1944 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.1,13

Family

Clara Horstmann b. May 4, 1883
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Death Register page 88.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Theodore B.Kosten, Sr.", January 22, 1944.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  4. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 766.
  5. [S1101] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Charles Kosten household.
  6. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Marriage Register page 37.
  7. [S1339] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore Kosten household.
  8. [S2715] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodor Kosten household.
  9. [S1344] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louise Septmeier household.
  10. [S1350] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis H. Wiseman household.
  11. [S2061] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Gustave Schokowski household.
  12. [S1399] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Euric Sponeman household.
  13. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Theodore B. Kosten, Sr.", January 22, 1944.
  14. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Baptismal Register page 173.
  15. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Baptismal Register page 175.

Anna Sophia Cathrina Holz1

F, #5057, b. November 3, 1877
Father*Heinrich Holz1 b. 1846
Mother*Maria Sophie Catharie Fulriede1 b. January 19, 1854
     Anna Sophia Cathrina Holz, daughter of Heinrich Holz and Maria Sophie Catharie Fulriede, was born on November 3, 1877 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on November 18, 1877 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Sophia Grönemeier, Anna Holz, Catharine Wesemann and, by proxy, A. Dannenberg.1
Anna was enumerated as the daughter of Heinrich Holz on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a two-year-old white female born in Illinois.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Holz2

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 767.

Augusta Maria Anna "Gussie" Horstmann1

F, #5058, b. February 12, 1878
Father*Christian Horstmann1 b. November 22, 1848, d. July 6, 1924
Mother*Anna "Minnie" Wesemann1 b. September 20, 1854
     Her nickname was "Gussie."2
Augusta married Emil Hartmann.2,3 Augusta Maria Anna "Gussie" Horstmann, daughter of Christian Horstmann and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, was born on February 12, 1878 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on February 24, 1878 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Augusta Reimler, Maria Tegmeier, Maria Witte and Anna Hartmann.1
Augusta was enumerated as the daughter of Christian Horstmann under the name of "Anna Horstman" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a two-year-old white female born in Illinois.4
Augusta Maria Anna was not mentioned in Lena Horstmann's obituary on August 1, 1968and presumed to have preceding the deceased in death.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisChristian Horstmann4

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Lizzie Poos Dies", August 1, 1968.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , July 7, 1924.
  4. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 769.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Lena Poos Dies", August 1, 1968.

George Aumann1,2

M, #5059, b. October 6, 1879, d. July 4, 1932
Father*Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann3 b. December, 1851
Mother*Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner3 b. February 6, 1856, d. February 3, 1936
     George Aumann, son of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann and Johanna "Hanna" Wuelner, was born on October 6, 1879 in Madison County, Illinois.4,3,5 He was baptized on October 10, 1879 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Muhlenburg, G. Link, J. Heinicke and Caroline Krome.3 His baptism name was Georg Heinrich Theodor.3
George was enumerated as the son of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann under the name of "George Auman" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a six-month-old white male born in Illinois.6
George was enumerated as the son of Friedrich Heinrich "Fred" Aumann on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. He was listed as a single 20-year-old male born in Illinois in October 1879. He was employed as a brickyard laborer and had been out of work for six months during the year.7
George married Mary Langreder, daughter of Henry Langreder and Anna Maria Thieman, on October 28, 1906 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.3,8 George was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Game Protective Club in December, 1908 at Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. The club was formed to protect hunting and trespassing on the members premises.9
George is a head of household on the 1910 U. S. Census of Illinois. He was identified as a 30-year-old married male born in Illinois. He was employed as a day laborer in a coal mine and could read and write. Enumerated with him were: his wife Mary, his son Irvin.10 George Aumann was employed by Donk Brothers Coal Company in 1918 as a coal miner. Card stated location was St. Louis, Missouri but Donk Brothers mines were in the Maryville, Illiinois area.4
Mary and George Aumann lived in 1918 at RFD 2 in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were, their children Irvin and Edgar..4 George registered for the draft for World War I on September 12, 1918 at Draft Board 3, Madison County, Illinois, he was listed as tall and stout with blue eyes and dark hair.4
George died on July 4, 1932 in Illinois at age 52.8,11,5
His obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on July 5, 1932.5 His obituary stated:
George Aumann, 52, farmer living near Troy, died suddenly Monday morning at 6 o'clock. Complications caused death. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday at 1:30 p.m. at the residence one mile south of Troy and will be followed by services at the St. Paul Lutheran church at Troy, Rev. C. L. Lange officiating. Interment will be made in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
     Mr. Aumann was born in Pleasant Ridge, Oct. 6, 1879. His marriage to Miss Mary Langreder of Pleasant Ridge occurred in 1906. Besides his widow he leaves, one son Erwin, his mother who lives in O'Fallon, a brother William Aumann, Maryville, four sisters, Mrs. Henry Rembka, Collinsville, Mrs. charles W. Blume, near Edwardsville, Mrs. Chas. Buesking, O'Fallon, and Mrs. Louis Buesking of Pleasant Ridge. One son died in infancy.
5

His funeral service was held on July 6, 1932 at St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Troy, Madison County, Illinois.5 He was buried on July 6, 1932 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.5
George was mentioned in Mary Langreder's obituary on May 29, 1963 as preceding the deceased in death.8

Family

Mary Langreder b. November 3, 1878, d. May 28, 1963
Children

Citations

  1. [S176] 1840 New Orleans City Directory, page 765.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mary Aumann", May 29, 1963.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  4. [S4129] Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918, Ancestry.com (database online), 2002.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Geo. Aumann of Near Troy dies Suddenly at His Home", July 5, 1932.
  6. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 765.
  7. [S1290] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Aumann Sr. household.
  8. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mary Aumann", May 29, 1963.
  9. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Warning", December 11, 1908.
  10. [S1300] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), George Aumann household.
  11. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Hearing Sets for Two Wills", April 29, 1936.
  12. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 48.

Wilhelm Johann Heinrich "Henry" Grönemeier1

M, #5060, b. October 19, 1879, d. April 22, 1887
Father*Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm "Frank" Grönemeier1 b. March 28, 1850, d. July 16, 1910
Mother*Sophia Louise Dorothea Fulriede1 b. February 23, 1855, d. October 1, 1893
     His nickname was "Henry."2 Wilhelm Johann Heinrich "Henry" Grönemeier, son of Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm "Frank" Grönemeier and Sophia Louise Dorothea Fulriede, was born on October 19, 1879 in Madison County, Illinois.3 He was baptized on November 9, 1879 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Grönemeier Sr., Heinrich Holz and W. Grönemeier.1
Wilhelm was enumerated as the son of Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm "Frank" Grönemeier under the name of "Henry Greenemeyer" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a seven-month-old white male born in Illinois.4
Wilhelm died on April 22, 1887 in Illinois at age 7 of measles.3 He was buried on April 24, 1887 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.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, page 766.
  3. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Death Register page 54.
  4. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 766.

Heinrich Wilhelm Alfred Lange1

M, #5061, b. January 20, 1880, d. before 1943
Father*Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr.1 b. May 9, 1841, d. April 7, 1926
Mother*Maria D. "Mary" Krome1 b. January 27, 1844, d. January 18, 1910
     He was normally known as Alfred.2
Heinrich was enumerated as the son of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. under the name of "Alfred Lange" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a six-month-white male born in Illinois.3 Heinrich Wilhelm Alfred Lange, son of Carl Wilhelm Friedrich Lange Jr. and Maria D. "Mary" Krome, was born on January 20, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on January 25, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were J. Kuhlenbeck, Hr. Deterding and W. Dorn.1
Heinrich died before 1943.4

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. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 760.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Johanna Schoettle Obiturary", July 26, 1943.

Dorothea Louise Maria Mathilde Kölling1

F, #5062, b. January 17, 1880
Father*Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling1 b. July, 1843
Mother*Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte1 b. January, 1848
     She was normally known as Mathilde.1 Dorothea Louise Maria Mathilde Kölling, daughter of Carl Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Kölling and Sophie Wilhelmine Charlotte Witte, was born on January 17, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on January 25, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were D. Bruggemann, L. Sepmeier and M. Witte.1
Dorothea married Karl Wilhelm Hermann "Charles" Deterding, son of Georg Friedrich Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Elisabeth Augusta Dorothea "Auguste" Schunke, on October 15, 1899 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.1

Citations

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

Emilia Sophia Maria "Mary" Holz1

F, #5063, b. February 6, 1880
Father*Heinrich Holz1 b. 1846
Mother*Maria Sophie Catharie Fulriede1 b. January 19, 1854
     Her nickname was "Mary."2
Emilia was enumerated as the daughter of Heinrich Holz under the name of "Mary Holz" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a five-month-old white female born in Illinois.3 Emilia Sophia Maria "Mary" Holz, daughter of Heinrich Holz and Maria Sophie Catharie Fulriede, was born on February 6, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on February 22, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were E. Kuhlmann, L. Grönnemeyer and M. Schunke.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Holz3

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 767.
  3. [S1086] Elsie M. Wasser and Marie T. Eberle, 1880 Federal Census of Madison County, Illinois, Collinsville Township, page 767.

Mary Abegg1

F, #5064, d. 1909
     Mary married August Herder circa 1867 at St. Louis, Missouri.2 Mary Abegg and August Herder moved in 1870 from Missouri to Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.2
Mary died in 1909.1,3
Mary was mentioned in Clarence Wesley Herder's obituary as preceding the deceased in death.1

Family

August Herder d. before 1953
Child

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Clarence W. Herder", July 25, 1953.
  2. [S6375] Comment posted to Berg family tree on Ancestry. Comment submitted by 1dutch1.
  3. [S6375] Comment posted to Berg family tree on Ancestry.

Maria Blass1

F, #5065, b. August 19, 1880, d. May 9, 1966
Father*Wilhelm Blass2 b. January, 1840, d. January 8, 1898
Mother*Wilhelmine C. "Minnie" Wahrenburg2 b. November 7, 1844, d. January 4, 1924
     Maria Blass, daughter of Wilhelm Blass and Wilhelmine C. "Minnie" Wahrenburg, was born on August 19, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.2 She was baptized on September 5, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were M. Hartman, A. Hartman, D. Romke and M. Lange.2 Her baptism name was Dorothea Anna Maria.2
Maria married Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski, son of Karl Schikowski and Wilhelmine Friese, on April 20, 1908 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.2
Maria and Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski lived in 1930 at Collinsville Township in Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were, their children Hedwig, Carl, Pauline and William..3
Maria was enumerated as the wife of Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski under the name of "Marie Schokowski" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a married 50-year-old woman born in Illinois, her mother was born in Illinois and her father in Germany. she could read and write and was married for the first time at the age of 27.3 Her husband, Gustav, died on June 22, 1965 at age 90.4
Maria died on May 9, 1966 in Illinois at age 85.2
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on May 9, 1966.5 Her obituary stated:
Collinsville—Mrs. Marie Schikowski, 85, died this morning at 1:30 at her residence on Route 2, Collinsville (Pleasant Ridge).
Mrs. Schikowsiki, daughter of William and Wilhelmina Wahrrenburg Blass, resided all her life in the Pleasant Ridge area. She was born Aug. 19, 1880. Her husband, Gustav Schikowski, died June 22, 1965.
Surviving are eight children who reside in the Collinsville area: Mrs. Wesley (Wilhelmina) Gronemeyer, Mrs. Robert (Hedwig) Willoughby, Mrs. Charles (Elsie) Poneleit, Mrs. Edward (Pauline) Parkinson, Mrs. Mel (Elfrieda) Blase, Carl William and Robert Blass. Fifteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren survive.
Mrs. Schikowski was a charter member of the Ladies Aid of St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, with burial in the Lutheran Cemetery there. The rev. Fred A. Duensing will officiate
5
Her funeral service was held on May 12, 1966 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Illinois.5 She was buried on May 12, 1966 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, in row 4, lot 120.2,6,57
Maria Blass Schikowski Tombstone

Family

Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski b. May 17, 1875, d. June 22, 1965
Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Gustav Schikowski", June 23, 1965.
  2. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  3. [S2061] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Gustave Schokowski household.
  4. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, parish report for 1965.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Marie Schikowski Obituary", May 9,1966 | 8.
  6. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, parish report for 1966.
  7. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).
  8. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 50.
  9. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 52.
  10. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 54.

Ernst Karl Friedrich Hartbeck1

M, #5066, b. August 25, 1880
Father*Johann Hermann "John" Hartbeck1 b. 1845
Mother*Caroline Louise Recker1 b. 1854
     Ernst Karl Friedrich Hartbeck, son of Johann Hermann "John" Hartbeck and Caroline Louise Recker, was born on August 25, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on September 5, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were E. Brumworth, K. Meier and Friedrich Meier.1

Citations

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

Charlotte Sophia Emilia Anna Carolina Horstmann1

F, #5067, b. October 9, 1880
Father*Christian Horstmann1 b. November 22, 1848, d. July 6, 1924
Mother*Anna "Minnie" Wesemann1 b. September 20, 1854
     Charlotte Sophia Emilia Anna Carolina Horstmann, daughter of Christian Horstmann and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, was born on October 9, 1880 in Madison County, Illinois.1 She was baptized on October 24, 1880 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Christian Nordmeier, S. Wille, E. Wesemann and A. Reimler.1
Charlotte Sophia Emilia Anna Carolina was not mentioned in Lena Horstmann's obituary on August 1, 1968and presumed to have preceding the deceased in death.2

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Lena Poos Dies", August 1, 1968.

Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Herman Philipp Rasche1

M, #5068, b. September 15, 1881
Father*Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche1 b. May 1, 1846, d. November 21, 1932
Mother*Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters1 b. November 21, 1852, d. February 5, 1909
     He was baptized on August 14, 1881 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Langrader, W. Ahlsmeier, W. Rasche and Friedrich Weseman.1 Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Herman Philipp Rasche, son of Friedreich Heinrich "Fred" Rasche and Johanna Elisabeth "Anna" Peters, was born on September 15, 1881 in Madison County, Illinois.1

Citations

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

Heinrich Friedrich Hermann Deterding1

M, #5069, b. September 28, 1881, d. May 15, 1951
Father*Georg Friedrich Wilhelm "William" Deterding1 b. October 6, 1853
Mother*Elisabeth Augusta Dorothea "Auguste" Schunke1 b. October 28, 1854
     Heinrich Friedrich Hermann Deterding, son of Georg Friedrich Wilhelm "William" Deterding and Elisabeth Augusta Dorothea "Auguste" Schunke, was born on September 28, 1881 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on October 16, 1881 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were Heinrich Brüggemann, M. Schunke and Friedrich Deterding.1
Heinrich died on May 15, 1951 in Illinois at age 69 cause of death was a cerebral stroke while at work.1 He was buried on May 18, 1951 in St. John's Lutheran Church in Illinois.1

Citations

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

Ludwig Heinrich Theodor Wille1

M, #5070, b. October 13, 1881
Father*Friedrich W. "Fred" Wille1
Mother*Sophia Hilgemeier1
     He was normally known as Theodor. Ludwig Heinrich Theodor Wille, son of Friedrich W. "Fred" Wille and Sophia Hilgemeier, was born on October 13, 1881 in Madison County, Illinois.1 He was baptized on October 23, 1881 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois, sponsors were L. Wüllner and Heinrich Nordmeier.
Ludwig married Anna Grönemeier, daughter of Herman Grönemeier and Wilhelmine "Mina" Struckwisch, circa 1900.1
Theodor attended a party held by Henry Dannenberg and Emma Dannenberg on May 6, 1916 at Plesant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2
Ludwig is a head of household, under the name of "Theodore Wille", on the 1920 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 37-year-old male born in Illinois. Both of his parents were born in Germany. He was a general farmer who rented a farm on Peters Station Road in Pleasant Ridge listed on farm schedule 98. Enumerated with him were: his wife Anna, his son Roland, his daughters Hulda, Sophia Karolina Hilda, Louise Emma Elenora, Edna and Norma.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1920Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisLudwig Heinrich Theodor Wille3

Family

Anna Grönemeier b. December 25, 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Party at Pleasant Ridge", May 6, 1916.
  3. [S1230] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Theodore Wille household.