Pauline (?)1

F, #1021, b. August, 1868
     Pauline (?) was born in August, 1868 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Pauline married Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann, son of Heinrich Dietrich Conrad "Henry" Wesemann and Catherine Wansing, in 1894.1
Pauline was enumerated as the wife of Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann under the name of "Pauline Weseman" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a married 31-year-old female born in Illinois. Both of her parents were born in Germany. She had been married six years and had two children, both living.1

Family

Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann b. July 21, 1867
Children

Citations

  1. [S1295] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Weseman household.

Gottlieb Wesemann1

M, #1022, b. September, 1895
Father*Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann1 b. July 21, 1867
Mother*Pauline (?)1 b. August, 1868
     Gottlieb Wesemann, son of Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann and Pauline (?), was born in September, 1895 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Gottlieb was enumerated as the son of Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a four-year-old boy born in Illinois in Septermber 1895.1

Citations

  1. [S1295] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Weseman household.

Ester Wesemann1

F, #1023, b. February, 1897
Father*Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann1 b. July 21, 1867
Mother*Pauline (?)1 b. August, 1868
     Ester Wesemann, daughter of Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann and Pauline (?), was born in February, 1897 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Ester was enumerated as the daughter of Friedrich Heinrich Christian "Fred" Wesemann on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a three-yaer-old girl born in Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S1295] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Weseman household.

Louis Wesemann1

M, #1024, b. March, 1893
Father*Friedrich Wesemann1 b. December 24, 1867, d. October 10, 1902
Mother*Anna Albers1 b. October 11, 1868
     Louis Wesemann, son of Friedrich Wesemann and Anna Albers, was born in March, 1893 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Louis was enumerated as the son of Friedrich Wesemann on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a seven-year-old boy born in Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisFriedrich Wesemann1

Citations

  1. [S1296] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred H. Weseman household.

Sophia Grönemeier1

F, #1025, b. October, 1895
     Sophia Grönemeier was born in October, 1895 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Sophia was enumerated as the neice of William Grönemeier under the name of "Sopha Gronemeyer" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a six-year-old girl born in Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Collinsville Township, Madison County, IllinoisWilliam Grönemeier1

Citations

  1. [S1287] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Gronemeyer household.

Elnora Kassings1

F, #1026, b. September, 1897
Father*Wilhelm Kassings1 b. March, 1860
Mother*Catherine "Katie" König1 b. January, 1870
     Elnora Kassings, daughter of Wilhelm Kassings and Catherine "Katie" König, was born in September, 1897 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Elnora was enumerated as the daughter of Wilhelm Kassings on the 1900 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a two-year-old girl born in Illinois.1
Elnora was enumerated as the daughter of Wilhelm Kassings on the 1920 U. S. Census of Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a single 19-year-old white female born in Illinois. She was attending school.2

Citations

  1. [S1288] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kassing household.
  2. [S1224] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kassing household.

Martha L. Combs1,2

F, #1027, b. 1869, d. April 21, 1959
Father*(?) Combs
     Martha L. Combs, daughter of (?) Combs, was born in 1869 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Martha married John Henry Blum, son of Christian Gotlieb Blum and Maria Katherine Schoettle, in 1892.1
Martha was enumerated as the wife of John Henry Blum under the name of "Martha Blum" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 41-year-old female born in Illinois, both of her parents were born in Ohio. She had been married for 18 years and had three children of whom two were still living.1 Martha and John Henry Blum lived in 1920 at 414 West Main Street, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.3
Martha was enumerated as the wife of John Henry Blum under the name of "Martha Blum" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Illinois. She was listed as a married 51-year-old woman born in Illinois, her parents were born in Ohio.3
Martha and John Henry Blum lived in 1930 at 414 West Main Street in Illinois. Residing with them were, their child, John, Martha's sister, Florence P. Long..4

Martha was enumerated as the wife of John Henry Blum under the name of "Martha L.Blum" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Illinois. She was listed as a married 61-year-old woman born in Illinois, her parents were born in Ohio. She was married for the first time at the age of 25.4
Martha died on April 21, 1959 at 414 West Main Street in Illinois, of infirmities.5
Her funeral service was held in April, 1959 at First Methodist Church, Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.5 She was buried in April, 1959 in Glenwood Cemetery in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois, buried in section #, lot 454C, portion G3.5,2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Collinsville, Madison County, IllinoisJohn Henry Blum1
1920IllinoisJohn Henry Blum3
1930IllinoisJohn Henry Blum4

Family

John Henry Blum b. May 11, 1863, d. July 14, 1935
Children

Citations

  1. [S1337] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  2. [S2128] Glenwood Cemetery, Glenwood Cemetery Burial Records.
  3. [S1495] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  4. [S2964] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  5. [S1546] Mrs. John H. Blum Obituary, April 1959.

(?) Combs

M, #1028

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , January 22, 1916.
  2. [S1337] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.

Florence P. Combs1,2

F, #1029, b. 1872
Father*(?) Combs1
     Florence P. Combs, daughter of (?) Combs, was born in 1872 in Illinois.1
Florence married (?) Long.1
Florence was enumerated as the sister-in-law of John Henry Blum under the name of "Florence Kong" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 48-year-old widow who had one child, still living. She was living with her brother-in-law and sister, Martha and Henry Blum.1
She lived with her brother-in-law, John Henry Blum and sister Martha, in 1930 at 414 West Main Street in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.2

Florence was enumerated as the sister-in-law of John Henry Blum under the name of "Florence P. Long" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Illinois. She was listed as a 73-year-old widow born in Illiinois, her parents were born in Ohio.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Collinsville, Madison County, IllinoisJohn Henry Blum1
1930IllinoisJohn Henry Blum2

Family

(?) Long

Citations

  1. [S1337] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  2. [S2964] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.

(?) Long1

M, #1030
     (?) married Florence P. Combs, daughter of (?) Combs.1

Family

Florence P. Combs b. 1872

Citations

  1. [S1337] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.

Lucille G. Blum1,2

F, #1031, b. April 28, 1897, d. September 25, 1994
Father*John Henry Blum3 b. May 11, 1863, d. July 14, 1935
Mother*Martha L. Combs3 b. 1869, d. April 21, 1959

Family History – see:

     Lucille G. Blum was also known as Lucia.3 Lucille G. Blum, daughter of John Henry Blum and Martha L. Combs, was born on April 28, 1897 in Madison County, Illinois.3,2
Lucille married William H. Blumberg.1
Lucille was enumerated as the daughter of John Henry Blum on the 1910 U. S. Census of Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a 12-year-old female born in Illinois.3 Lucille and William H. Blumberg lived in 1920 at St. Louis Road, Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois.4
Lucille was enumerated as the wife of William H. Blumberg under the name of "Lucile Blumberg" on the 1920 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a married 22-year-old woman born in Illinois as were her parents.4
Lucille and William H. Blumberg lived in 1930 at RFD 2 in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. Residing with them were, their child, William and other relatives Elsie Schikowski..5
Lucille was enumerated as the wife of William H. Blumberg under the name of "Lucile Blumberg"" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Collinsville Township, Illinois. She was listed as a married 33-year-old woman born in Illinois as were her parents. She was married for the first time at the age of 22.5
Lucille died on September 25, 1994 in Illinois, at age 97.2

Family

William H. Blumberg d. 1951
Child

Citations

  1. [S1546] Mrs. John H. Blum Obituary, April 1959.
  2. [S358] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.
  3. [S1337] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Blum household.
  4. [S1508] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Blumberg household.
  5. [S2963] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Blumberg household.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Notice of New Claim Date", November 13, 1951.

(?) Birch

M, #1032

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S1334] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Conrad A. Ambrosius household.

Nellie Birch1

F, #1033, b. 1890
Father*(?) Birch1
     Nellie Birch, daughter of (?) Birch, was born in 1890 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Nellie was enumerated as the sister-in-law of William A. Ambrosius on the 1910 U. S. Census of Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a single 20-year-old female born in Illinois.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Collinsville, Madison County, IllinoisWilliam A. Ambrosius2

Citations

  1. [S1334] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Conrad A. Ambrosius household.
  2. [S1335] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William A. Ambrosius household.

Harold Theodore Ambrosius1,2

M, #1034, b. 1903
Father*George C. Ambrosius3 b. August, 1874
Mother*Augusta Ruemler3 b. July 4, 1873, d. June 23, 1909
     Harold Theodore Ambrosius was also known as Herman (in 1910 census.)3 Harold Theodore Ambrosius, son of George C. Ambrosius and Augusta Ruemler, was born in 1903 in Madison County, Illinois.3
Harold moved along with George C. Ambrosius between 1910 and 1918 from Madison County, Illinois to Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.4
Harold was enumerated as the grandson of Conrad Adams Ambrosius on the 1910 U. S. Census for Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a seven-year-old male born in Illinois.3
Harold moved along with George C. Ambrosius circa 1919 from Collinsville, Illinois to Missouri.2
He lived with his parents, Marth and George, in 1920 at 3043 East 31st Street in Kansas City, Jackson County, Missouri.4
Harold Theodore was a streetcar conductor in 1920 at Missouri.4
Harold was enumerated as the son of George C. Ambrosius on the 1920 U. S. Census of Missouri. He was listed as a 17-year-old boy born in Nebraska, his father was born in Illlinois and his mother was listed as born in North Caroline. His mother was actually born in Illinois, his step-mother was born in North Carolina. He was employed as a streetcar conductor.4 At the time of their marriage in 1923, Harold resided in Missouri.5
Harold married Velma R. Chapman on August 23, 1923 at Missouri.5
Harold visited George C. Ambrosius and Marth E. (?) in December, 1940.6

Family

Velma R. Chapman b. 1904

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs To Operation", June 24, 1909.
  2. [S2184] Debra Ambrosius Hoge e-mail to Robert H. Berg, December 1, 2003.
  3. [S1334] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Conrad A. Ambrosius household.
  4. [S2811] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), George C. Ambrosius household.
  5. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , December 2, 1940.

Oscar F. Horstmann1

M, #1035, b. 1895
Father*Christian Horstmann1 b. November 22, 1848, d. July 6, 1924
Mother*Anna "Minnie" Wesemann1 b. September 20, 1854
     Oscar F. Horstmann, son of Christian Horstmann and Anna "Minnie" Wesemann, was born in 1895 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Oscar was enumerated as the son of Christian Horstmann on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as a 15-year-old male born in Illinois.1
Oscar attended a party held by Henry Dannenberg and Emma Dannenberg on May 6, 1916 at Plesant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.2
A party was held in honor of Oscar to celebrate his 21st birthday by Christian Horstmann and Anna Horstmann on May 20, 1916. Those attending included Frieda Diepholz, Anna Louise Wilhelmine Clara Kosten, Anna Maria Catharine Kosten, Lizzie Horstmann, Charles Stanley Gerstenecker, Robert Otto Hecht, Louis Deterding, William D. Deterding, Karl Albert "Paul, Carl" Lange, Heinrich Wilhelm Theodor Karl "Charley" Kosten, Wilhelm Johann Karl "William" Meier, Theodore Lange and Louis F. Meier Jr.3
In October 1922 a jury in the circuit court returned a verdict for eight farmers living west of Maryville and who had a partnership doing business under the name of the Pleasant Ridge Threshing Machine Company and against Edward whitson of St. Louis who was asking damages for the loss of his left leg at the knee. He claimed to be an oiler when the outfit was in operation on July 16, 1919
     The eight men in the partnership are C. W. E. Sponneman, Ferdinand Keller, Jr., William Hoefel, Henry Raubach, Oscar Horstman, Julius Wille, George Koenig and Gus Zulzind. The outfit was maintained mainly to thresh wheat on the eight farms but the company does work for others.
     Whitson was asking $15,000 damages and said he would seek another trial (this was the second trial). He claimed he was supplied with an oil can with a short spout and too short to reach some of the parts about the machine.
     At the time of the accident Whitson was preparing to oil near the blades and sustained a bad cut on the leg. Bloodpoisoning developed and necessitated the amputation of the leg.
     The farmers claim Whitson had not been employed by them. The man in charge of the outfit said that Whitson had been told to go to the top of the outfit just before the accident. Evidence was also offered that other oil cans were on the machine for use where needed.4
In August 1928, Oscar rented his farm described as 1 mile west of Maryville and 4 miles north of Collinsville, near the Pleasant Ridge Church. On Saturday September 8, 1928 he held an auction to sell his personal property which included: Livestock: 3 mare mules, 8 Holstein milch cows, 3 fresh, balance to freshen this fall, 2 Holstein heifers, to freshen soon, 2 yearly Holstein heifers. Cattle T. B. tested, Duroc sow, Duroc boar, 6 shoats. Implements: Nichols & Sheppard Steam engine, 20 H. P. Red River Special separator, 36x56 with self feeder, weigher and belts complete, water wagon, Fordson tractor, Oliver tractor plow, 14 in. Tandem tractor disc, truck, McCormick-Deering binder, 8 ft new Gunlack 10 flute drill, Hossier disc drill, Deering mower, J Deere hay tedder, hay rake, 10 ft., J. I. Case corn planter with fertilize5r attachment, 3 section spring tooth harrow, new, 60 tooth harrow, potato digger, J Deere riding low, 14 in. Walking plow, 16 in. walking plow 12 in. 2 corn plows new ground plow, 5 tooth cultivator, walking cultivator, potato marker, feed cutter, Fordson Special feed grinder, tractor pulley, tractor binder hitch, for tractor plow, Hillside hitch, for tractor plow, Gestring box wagon, Iron wheel wagon and frame. Harness: 2 sets of breeching harness, 6 collars. Feed: 600 bushels white oats, 12 tons baled clover hay, 10 tons baled timothy hay, 14 acres growing corn. Miscellaneous: Lot of household goods, lot of small farm tools, forks, shovels, 2 iron kettle, double trees. Oscar F. Horstmann, Owner. Joseph R. Barnett, Auctioneer.5 In a lawsuit in June, 1936 in the Circuit Court, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, Oscar F. Horstmann was sued by the First National Bank of Collinsville for foreclosure.6
Oscar F. was not mentioned in Lena Horstmann's obituary on August 1, 1968and presumed to have preceding the deceased in death.7

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisChristian Horstmann1

Citations

  1. [S1329] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christ Horstman household.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Party at Pleasant Ridge", May 6, 1916.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Surprise Party", May 23, 1916.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Found Not Guilty", October 20, 1922.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Public Sale", August 30, 1928.
  6. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "New Circuit Court Cases", June 1, 1936.
  7. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Lena Poos Dies", August 1, 1968.

George C. Fulriede1

M, #1038, b. 1902
Father*Heinrich Fulriede1 b. January 3, 1861, d. October 30, 1919
Mother*Anna Soostmann1 b. March 15, 1869, d. May 18, 1909
     George C. Fulriede, son of Heinrich Fulriede and Anna Soostmann, was born in 1902 in Madison County, Illinois.1
George was enumerated as the son of Heinrich Fulriede on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was listed as an eight-year-old boy born in Illinois.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Fulriede1

Citations

  1. [S1322] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Edward Meier household.

William Kölling1

M, #1039, b. 1843
     William Kölling was born in 1843 in Germany.1
William Kölling immigrated in 1865 to Madison County, Illinois.1
William married Minnie (?) in 1868 at Illinois.1 William Kölling was naturalized circa 1870.1
William is a head of household on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. He was identified as a married 67-year-old male born in Germany. For a trade, he is listed as "own income". Enumerated with him were: his wife Minnie, his son Theodore.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisWilliam Kölling1

Family

Minnie (?) b. 1848
Children

Citations

  1. [S1317] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kolling household.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mary Aumann", May 29, 1963.

Minnie (?)1

F, #1040, b. 1848
     Minnie (?) was born in 1848 in Indiana.1
Minnie married William Kölling in 1868 at Madison County, Illinois.1
Minnie was enumerated as the wife of William Kölling under the name of "Minnie Kolling" on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a married 62-year-old female born in Indiana.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisWilliam Kölling1

Family

William Kölling b. 1843
Children

Citations

  1. [S1317] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Kolling household.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Mary Aumann", May 29, 1963.

(?) Römke1

F, #1041
Father*Heinrich Römke1 b. 1863
Mother*Hanna Louise Aumann1 b. June 26, 1877

Citations

  1. [S1298] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.

(?) Römke1

F, #1042, b. 1904
Father*Heinrich Römke1 b. 1863
Mother*Hanna Louise Aumann1 b. June 26, 1877
     (?) Römke, daughter of Heinrich Römke and Hanna Louise Aumann, was born in 1904 in Madison County, Illinois.1
(?) was enumerated as the daughter of Heinrich Römke on the 1910 U. S. Census of Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois. She was listed as a six-year-old female born in Illinois (name not legible on census.)1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, IllinoisHeinrich Römke1

Citations

  1. [S1298] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Rombke household.

George Leopold Hoffmann1,2

M, #1043, b. June 28, 1874, d. January 22, 1904
Father*Leopold Hoffmann1 b. November 14, 1849, d. November 7, 1928
Mother*Louise Yabounne Mertz1 b. February 26, 1854, d. October 23, 1881
     George Leopold Hoffmann, son of Leopold Hoffmann and Louise Yabounne Mertz, was born on June 28, 1874 in Dexter, Stoddard County, Missouri.1,2
George married Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft (her first marriage), daughter of August Arft and Bertha Doerschlen, on October 20, 1895 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.3
George died on January 22, 1904 in Missouri, at age 29 in an accident while moving a house.1

Family

Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft b. December 16, 1878, d. August 12, 1936
Children

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft1

F, #1044, b. December 16, 1878, d. August 12, 1936
Father*August Arft1 b. November 8, 1842, d. November 10, 1891
Mother*Bertha Doerschlen1 b. 1848, d. December 31, 1880
     Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft, daughter of August Arft and Bertha Doerschlen, was born on December 16, 1878 in Missouri.2
She lived with her parents, Bertha and August, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.3
Bertha was enumerated as the daughter of August Arft under the name of "Bertha Arft" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a one-year-old girl born in Missouri, her father was born in Meckleschev (Mecklenburg-Schwerine) and her mother in Prussia.3
Bertha (her first marriage) marrried George Leopold Hoffmann , son of Leopold Hoffmann and Louise Yabounne Mertz, on October 20, 1895 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.4
Bertha (her second marriage) married William H. F. Baumbach , son of August Baumbach and Louise Bakemeier, circa 1905.1 At the time of her death in 1936, Bertha resided at 710 Evans Avenue in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Bertha died on August 12, 1936 at Deaconess Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, at age 57, William H. F. Baumbach was the informant on her death certificate.2 Her cause of death was agina rectosis.2
The undertaker who handled her arrangements was Louis H. Bopp in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri.2 Mrs. Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Hoffmann was buried in August, 1936 in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.

Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Baumbach Tombstone5

Bertha Arft Baumbach
Tombstone

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriAugust Arft3

Family 1

George Leopold Hoffmann b. June 28, 1874, d. January 22, 1904
Children

Family 2

William H. F. Baumbach b. 1877, d. 1947

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.
  2. [S5953] Bertha Mary Baumbach Death Certificate.
  3. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  4. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  5. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg, April 20, 2007.

Leona Christina "Lena" Hoffmann1

F, #1045, b. October 11, 1896, d. August 2, 1977
Father*George Leopold Hoffmann1 b. June 28, 1874, d. January 22, 1904
Mother*Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft1 b. December 16, 1878, d. August 12, 1936
     Her nickname was "Lena."2 Leona Christina "Lena" Hoffmann, daughter of George Leopold Hoffmann and Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft, was born on October 11, 1896 in Dexter, Stoddard County, Missouri.1
Leona married Wilhelm August Hoehne in 1916.1,2
Leona and Wilhelm August Hoehne lived in 1930 at Manchester Road in St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Mabel, Wilbert and Ruth..2
Leona was enumerated as the wife of Wilhelm August Hoehne under the name of "Lena Hoehne" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Central Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. She was listed as a married 33-year-old femlae born in Missouri as were both of her parents. She had been married since the age of 20.2
Leona died on August 2, 1977 in Missouri, at age 80.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Central Township, St. Louis County, MissouriWilhelm August Hoehne2

Family

Wilhelm August Hoehne b. 1895
Children

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.
  2. [S891] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm A. Hoehne household.

Herbert H. Hoffmann1

M, #1046, b. August 29, 1900, d. October 24, 1956
Father*George Leopold Hoffmann1 b. June 28, 1874, d. January 22, 1904
Mother*Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft1 b. December 16, 1878, d. August 12, 1936
Herbert H. Hoffman
From Family Tree on Ancestry
     Herbert H. Hoffmann, son of George Leopold Hoffmann and Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft, was born on August 29, 1900 in Dexter, Stoddard County, Missouri.1
Herbert married Golda Adeline Alexander on June 27, 1927.1
Herbert died on October 24, 1956 in Waynesville, Pulaski County, Missouri, at age 56.1 He was buried in Dixon Cemetery in Dixon, Pulaski County, Missouri.1

Family

Golda Adeline Alexander b. 1909
Child

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.

Frances Bertha Hoffmann1

F, #1047, b. May 6, 1902, d. May 2, 1973
Father*George Leopold Hoffmann1 b. June 28, 1874, d. January 22, 1904
Mother*Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft1 b. December 16, 1878, d. August 12, 1936
     Frances Bertha Hoffmann, daughter of George Leopold Hoffmann and Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft, was born on May 6, 1902 in Dexter, Stoddard County, Missouri.1
Frances married Oliver Edwin Arnsmeyer on September 23, 1922 at St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Frances died on May 2, 1973 in Missouri at age 70.1 She was buried in St. Paul's Cemetery in Affton, St. Louis County, Missouri.1

Family

Oliver Edwin Arnsmeyer b. February 18, 1895, d. January, 1972

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.

August Arft1

M, #1048, b. November 8, 1842, d. November 10, 1891
Father*Charles Arft b. 1791, d. before February 1, 1869
Mother*Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal2 b. March 7, 1805, d. February 2, 1882
     August Arft, son of Charles Arft and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal, was born on November 8, 1842 in Mecklenburg-Schwerine, Laage, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.3,2,4,5
August served from September 16, 1862 to October 1, 1862 in the Union Army as a private in Captain Marschel's Company E of the 1st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia.6
August married Bertha Doerschlen, daughter of William Eduard Doerschlen and Wilhelmine Pfeifer, on April 15, 1866 at St. Louis County, Missouri.1,3,7,8
August was a wagon maker and a farmer in 1870.3
Bertha and August Arft lived in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Wilhelmina and William, August's brother, Charles Arft..3
August is a head of household on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 27-year-old male born in Prussia. He owned real estate valued at $4,000.00 and personal property valued at $600.00. Enumerated with him were:, his son William L., his daughter Wilhelmina Christina Rosa, his brother Charles.3
In 1880 August Arft farmed at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.2
Bertha and August Arft lived in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Wilhelmina, William, Louis and Bertha, August's mother, Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal..2
August is a head of household on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 37-year-old male born in Meckels Schverin (Mecklenburg-Schwerine) as were his parents. Enumerated with him were: his wife Bertha, his sons William L. and Louis Albert, his daughters Wilhelmina Christina Rosa and Bertha Maria Wilhelmina, his mother Wilhelmina Margarethe.2
August was an heir in the will of an unknown person.9
August died on November 10, 1891 at age 49.5 He was buried in November, 1891 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Ellisville, St. Louis County, Missouri.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriAugust Arft3
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriAugust Arft2

Family

Bertha Doerschlen b. 1848, d. December 31, 1880
Children

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.
  2. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  3. [S3819] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  4. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  5. [S947] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume II.
  6. [S3033] Internet Site: Soldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War ISoldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War I).
  7. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  8. [S1] St Louis City Marriages 1804-76, Ancestry.com (database online), 2000.
  9. [S3905] Charles Arft Probate File.

Bertha Doerschlen1

F, #1049, b. 1848, d. December 31, 1880
Father*William Eduard Doerschlen2 b. 1810
Mother*Wilhelmine Pfeifer2 b. April 10, 1813, d. January 6, 1875
     Bertha Doerschlen, daughter of William Eduard Doerschlen and Wilhelmine Pfeifer, was born in 1848 in Missouri.3
She lived with her parents, Wilhelmine and William, in 1860 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.4
Bertha was enumerated with her parent William Eduard Doerschlen on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 14-year-old girl born in Prussia, she was attending school.5
Bertha married August Arft, son of Charles Arft and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal, on April 15, 1866 at St. Louis County, Missouri.1,3,6,7
Bertha and August Arft lived in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Wilhelmina and William, August's brother, Charles Arft..3
Bertha was enumerated with her husband, August Arft under the name of "Bertha Arft" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 22-year-old female born in Missouri.3
Bertha and August Arft lived in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Wilhelmina, William, Louis and Bertha, August's mother, Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal..8
Bertha was enumerated as the wife of August Arft under the name of "Bertha Arft" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a married 32-year-old woman born in Prussia as were her parents.8
Bertha died on December 31, 1880.9 She was buried in January, 1881 in Old St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Ellisville, St. Louis County, Missouri.9

Family

August Arft b. November 8, 1842, d. November 10, 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S3819] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  4. [S3842] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Edward Daerschlen household.
  5. [S3843] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm E. Dorchlen household.
  6. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  7. [S1] St Louis City Marriages 1804-76, Ancestry.com (database online), 2000.
  8. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  9. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.

William H. F. Baumbach1

M, #1050, b. 1877, d. 1947
Father*August Baumbach2 b. June 9, 1846
Mother*Louise Bakemeier2 b. 1851
     William H. F. Baumbach, son of August Baumbach and Louise Bakemeier, was born in 1877 in Missouri.1,3
He lived with his parents, Louise and August, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.2
William was enumerated as the son of August Baumbach on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a two-year-old boy born in Missouri as was his mother, his father was born in Hanover.2
William married Mathilda Elizabeth Trog, daughter of John Trog and Mary Bopp, in 1900.4,3
William married Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft (her second marriage), daughter of August Arft and Bertha Doerschlen, circa 1905.1
In 1920 William H. F. Baumbach farmed at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.5
Mathilda and William H. F. Baumbach lived in 1920 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Edwin, Clara and Florence..5
William is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a married 42-year-old male born in Missouri as was his mother, his father was born in Hanover. He owned a farm free of mortgage and listed on farm schedule 68. Enumerated with him were: his wife Mathilda Elizabeth, his son Edwin, his daughters Clara and Florence.5
William H. F. was a laborer with the city street departmenbt in 1930.3
Mathilda and William H. F. Baumbach lived in 1930 at 710 Evans Avenue in Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Edwin..3
William is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was identified as a 52-year-old male born in Missouri as was his mother, his father was born in Germany. He married for the first time at the age of 22. He was not a veteran and owned a home valued at $7,000.00 and a radio. Enumerated with him were: his wife Mathilda Elizabeth, his son Edwin.3 At the time of her death in 1932, William resided at 710 Evans Avenue in Missouri.6 His wife, Mathilda, died on January 9, 1932 at age 53. He was the informant on her death certificate.6,4 At the time of her death in 1936, William resided at 710 Evans Avenue in Missouri.7 His wife, Bertha, died on August 12, 1936 at age 57. He was the informant on her death certificate.7 William H. F. Baumbach was buried in 1947 in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery in Des Peres, St. Louis County, Missouri.1
William died in 1947.1
William and Mathilda Trog Baumbach Tombstone

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriAugust Baumbach2
1920Bonhomme Township, MissouriWilliam H. F. Baumbach5
1930Bonhomme Township, Kirkwood, St. Louis County, MissouriWilliam H. F. Baumbach3

Family 1

Mathilda Elizabeth Trog b. December 16, 1878, d. January 9, 1932
Children

Family 2

Bertha Maria Wilhelmina Arft b. December 16, 1878, d. August 12, 1936

Citations

  1. [S1360] Linda Cash Egge, April 21, 2000.
  2. [S5950] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Baumbach household.
  3. [S5948] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Baumbach household.
  4. [S552] Tombstone photo, taken by Robert Berg, April 20, 2007.
  5. [S5949] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Baumbach household.
  6. [S5952] Matildia Elizabeth Baumbach Death Certificate.
  7. [S5953] Bertha Mary Baumbach Death Certificate.