Wilhelmine Friese1

F, #18121, b. November 28, 1836, d. January 5, 1920
     Wilhelmine married Karl Schikowski.1 Wilhelmine Friese was born on November 28, 1836.2
Wilhelmine died on January 5, 1920 at age 83.2 She was buried in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Pleasant Ridge, Madison County, Illinois.22
Wilhelmine Friese Schikowski Tombstone

Family

Karl Schikowski
Child

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Gustav Schikowski", June 23, 1965.
  2. [S556] Internet Site: Find-A-Grave Web Site).

Ed Parkinson1

M, #18122

Family

Pauline Henriette Johanna Schikowski b. November 8, 1915

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Gustav Schikowski", June 23, 1965.

Wesley Grönemeier1

M, #18123
     Wesley married Maria Wilhelmina Schikowski, daughter of Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski and Maria Blass.1

Family

Maria Wilhelmina Schikowski b. February 19, 1909

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Gustav Schikowski", June 23, 1965.

Charles Poneleit1

M, #18124
     Charles married Elsie Schikowski, daughter of Gustav A. "Gus" Schikowski and Maria Blass.1

Family

Elsie Schikowski b. March 7, 1912

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Gustav Schikowski", June 23, 1965.

Louisa Luebbert1

F, #18125, b. December 20, 1896, d. April 27, 1930
Father*Herman Luebbert d. February 14, 1941
Mother*Anna Holterman b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963
     Louisa Luebbert, daughter of Herman Luebbert and Anna Holterman, was born on December 20, 1896 in Worden, Madison County, Illinois.1
Louisa married (?) Sepmeyer before 1923.1
Louisa married William C. Sepmeyer, son of Carl Friedrich Sepmeyer and Amalia Louise "Louisa" Strathman, in 1923.1
On January 3, 1928, Louise was admitted to St. Luke's Hospital in St. Louis where an operation was performed. She had been ill for several weeks.2
Louisa died on April 27, 1930 at 308 North Buchanan Street in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois, at age 33.1 Her cause of death was Bright's disease which she had been suffering from for two or three years.1
Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on April 28, 1930.3 Her obituary stated:
Mrs. Louisa Luebbert Sepmeyer, wife of W. C. Sepmeyer of this city, died at the family home on 308 South buchanan Street yesterday following a lingering illness of more that two years.
     Mrs. Sepmeyer was born in worden, December 20, 1896, and was the daughter of Herman and Anna Luebbert. In 1923 she was united in marriage to W. C. Sepmeyer of this city. Mrs. Sepmeyer had been suffering with Bright's disease for the past two or three years but her condition did not become serious until seven weeks ago. She was a member of the Lutheran Church and of the Ladies Aid.
     She is survived by her husband, two sons, Alvin, by her first marriage and Merlin, 5. Her parents, three brothers, Henry, Martin and Fred and one sister, Mrs. Julia Gerling also survive.
     Funeral services will be held from the home on Buchanan Street at 1 o'clock Wednesday afternoon thence to the Lutheran Church at 1:30 o'clock with Rev. E. W. Jahn officiating. Interment will be made at Sunset Hill Cemetery
3

Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on May 1, 1930.4 Her obituary stated:
Funeral services were held this afternoon at 1 o'clock from the family home on Buchanan Street thence to the Lutheran Church at 1:30 o'clock for Mrs. W. C. Sepmeyer whose death occurred at her home Sunday following a lingering illness. Rev. E. W. Jahn conducted the rites.
     Those serving as pallbearers were Carl Brase, George Blume, Victor Boeker, William Kruze, Herman Rahn and Clem Walters. LaVerna and Elda Reiser of St. Louis, Edna Fricke of Mt. Olive, Lenora Heinemeier of Worden and Norma and Luella Klein of this city were flower girls. Miss Helen Bonn and Mrs. Gert Schroeppel of St. Louis accompanied by Mrs. William Grese at the piano, sang two vocal selections. "Tenderly Jesus Is Calling Me Home" and "Farewell" were the selections sung.
     There were many beautiful floral offerings. Those attending the services from out of town were: Miss Clara Sepmeyer of Collinsville, Mrs. Herman Kruse, William Maak, Mrs. C. Sepmeyer, Sr., Miss Julia Sepmeyer, Miss Laura Sepmeyer and Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Sepmeyer and family of Peters, Henry Strathman of Norborne, Mo., Lena and Clara Onehmus, Frank Reiser and family, Fred Luebbert and family, Mrs. Lizzie Buda and Mrs. Dorothy Kalfeld of St. Louis, H. Fricke and family of Mt. Olive, Christ Heinemeier and family, Mr. and Mrs. Ernst Tino and Mrs. Carl Brande and son of Worden and Mrs. Henry Johann and son, Mr. and Mrs. H. G. Sepmeyer, Mrs. Bonn, Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Sepmeyer and son, F. W. Sepmeyer and Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Wendler and family of Collinsville
4

Her funeral service was held on May 1, 1930 at Lutheran Church, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.3 She was buried on May 1, 1930 in Sunset Hills Memorial Estates in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.3

Family 1

(?) Sepmeyer

Family 2

William C. Sepmeyer b. December 9, 1881, d. before 1966
Child

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 18, 1930.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Removed to Hospital", January 3, 1928.
  3. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.
  4. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Last Rites Held For Mrs. Sepmeyer", May 1, 1930.
  5. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Sepmeyer Infant Dies", March 3, 1928.

(?) Sepmeyer1

M, #18126
     (?) married Louisa Luebbert, daughter of Herman Luebbert and Anna Holterman, before 1923.1

Family

Louisa Luebbert b. December 20, 1896, d. April 27, 1930

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 18, 1930.

Alvin Sepmeyer1

M, #18127
Step-father*William C. Sepmeyer b. December 9, 1881, d. before 1966
Mother*Louisa Luebbert1 b. December 20, 1896, d. April 27, 1930
Father(?) Sepmeyer1

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 18, 1930.

Merlin Sepmeyer1

M, #18128
Father*William C. Sepmeyer1 b. December 9, 1881, d. before 1966
Mother*Louisa Luebbert1 b. December 20, 1896, d. April 27, 1930

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 18, 1930.

Laverne Sepmeyer1

F, #18129, b. March 1, 1928, d. March 3, 1928
Father*William C. Sepmeyer1 b. December 9, 1881, d. before 1966
Mother*Louisa Luebbert1 b. December 20, 1896, d. April 27, 1930
     Laverne Sepmeyer, daughter of William C. Sepmeyer and Louisa Luebbert, was born on March 1, 1928 in Madison County, Illinois.1
Laverne died on March 3, 1928 at St. John's Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.1 Her obituary stated:
Brief funeral services were held from the Marks-Weber Funeral Home at 3 o'clock this afternoon for little Miss Laverne, three-day-old daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Sepmeyer of South Buchanan street, who died at 7 o'clock last night in the St. John's Hospital, St. Louis.
     Interment was made in Sunset Hill Cemetery. Services were in charge of Rev. E. W. Jahn, pastor of the Trinity Lutheran Church
1

Her obituary was published in the Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper on March 3, 1928.1 She was buried on March 3, 1928 in Sunset Hills Memorial Estates in Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Sepmeyer Infant Dies", March 3, 1928.

J. F. Gillham1

M, #18130
     In connection with in connection with the estate of Julia Sepmeyer J. F. Gillham prepared Administrator's Notice. The document contained the following "The undersigned, administrator of the estate of Julia Sepmeyer, deceased, hereby gives notice that he will appear before the Probate Court of Madison County, at the court house in Edwardsville, on the first Monday of May next, at which time all persons having claims against said estate are notified to attend for the purpose of having the same adjusted.2
J. was named administrator of Julia Sepmeyer's estate on February 25, 1937 at Probate Court, Edwardsville, Madison County, Illinois. Her property was valued at $2,475.00.1
J. was named administrator of Clara Sepmeyer's estate on February 25, 1937 at Probate Court, Illinois. Her property was valued at $2,700.00.1
     In connection with in connection with the estate of Clara Sepmeyer J. F. Gillham prepared Administrator's Notice. The document contained the following "The undersigned, administrator of the estate of Clara Sepmeyer, deceased, hereby gives notice that he will appear before the Probate Court of Madison County, at the court house in Edwardsville, on the first Monday of May next, at which time all persons having claims against said estate are notified to attend for the purpose of having the same adjusted.2

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Administer Estates of Two Sepmeyer Sisters", February 26, 1937.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Administer Notice", March 11, 1937.

Esther Bonn1

F, #18131

Family

Henry G. Sepmeyer b. July 11, 1890, d. September 1, 1966

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Obituaries - H. G. Sepmeyer", September 2, 1966.

Marvin W. Sepmeyer1

M, #18132
Father*Henry G. Sepmeyer1 b. July 11, 1890, d. September 1, 1966
Mother*Esther Bonn1

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Obituaries - H. G. Sepmeyer", September 2, 1966.

Audrey Sepmeyer1

F, #18133
Father*Henry G. Sepmeyer1 b. July 11, 1890, d. September 1, 1966
Mother*Esther Bonn1
     Audrey married Robert Watt.1

Family

Robert Watt

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Obituaries - H. G. Sepmeyer", September 2, 1966.

Robert Watt1

M, #18134
     Robert married Audrey Sepmeyer, daughter of Henry G. Sepmeyer and Esther Bonn.1

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Obituaries - H. G. Sepmeyer", September 2, 1966.

Bertha Johann1

F, #18135

Family

Carl F. "Charles" Sepmeyer b. November 8, 1892

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Was Pretty Wedding", June 17, 1924.

Edward Louis de Grendele1

M, #18136, b. circa 1821, d. May 21, 1885
     Edward Louis de Grendele was promoted. Edward Louis de Grendele was born circa 1821 in Dexmonde, Belgium.2,3,4
Edward Louis de Grendele immigrated on March 4, 1851 to New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, traveling By trawler, Duchess de Brabent from Antwerp, Belgium. Edward is described on this ship's list as being a farmer, 30 years old, from Germany. His accomodations were described as "1 Cabin"..2
Edward Louis de Grendele Heading of Ship's list : Do solemnly, sincerely and truly -- that the following list or manifest of passengers, subscribed with my name, and now delivered by me to the Collector of the Customs for the District of Louisiana, contains, to the best of my knowledge and belief, a just and true account of all the Passengers received on board the Ship Duc de Brabant, whereof I am Master, from Antwerp. So help me God. (Remainder of Heading not filled in.)

Ending notation of ship's list:
I Caniellus Saunders, hereby certify the foregoing list of passengers on board the Belgian ship "Duc de Brabant" ----was produced to me this day, and I have instructed a counter the same and find the same to agree with the number of one hundred and fifty-three.
I hereunto sign my name this 4th day of April, 1851.
Signed Caniellus Saunders, 2nd W., U. S. Cutter Service. on April 4, 1851.2
Edward Louis de Grendele Also travelling with Edward aboard the Duc de Brabant were Guillauned van Landsdroot and Marie Therese Landsdroot and Pierre Dierckse, a future resident of Taos, Cole County, Missouri. on April 8, 1851.2 He departing New Orleans, Louisiana. The Boat Louisville left New Orleans on this date. On board were the same 153 passengers as arrived on the Duchess de Brabant from Antwerp on April 4, 1851. Researcher assumes this boat, the Louisville, was traveling north on the Mississippi River to St. Louis or vicinity. on April 8, 1851.5
Edward Louis de Grendele Head Note of Passenger List:
do solemnly, sincerely and truly that the following List or Manifest of Passengers, subscribed with my name, and now delivered by me to the collector of the customs for the District of ----, contains, to the best of my knowledge and belief, a just and true account of all the passengers received on board the Belgian Ship Duc de Brabant whereof I am Master, from Antwerp, so help me God.
Signed: --Schmidt

End Note of Passenger List:
One hundred & fifty three passengers taken on board the Boat Louisville from the Ship Duc De Brabant under my inspection.
Signed G. M. Bowstitch, Pay off
S. W P-- April 8, 1851 on April 8, 1851.5
Edward married Catherina Huffmeyer, daughter of Bernard Huffmeyer Sr. and Catherina Sommerheisel, on December 28, 1852 at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Taos, Cole County, Missouri, the witnesses were Ann Maria Huffmeyer. also witnessing the ceremony was Petrus Direkx.6,7
Edward was appointed executor of the estate of Catherina Sommerheisel on March 8, 1854.8
Edward Louis de Grendele received a land grant, issued under The north half of the North East Quarter of Section eighteen, in Township forty three, of Range Ten West, in the District of Lands subject to sale at Saint Louis, Missouri, containing eighty acres. on November 15, 1854. The land was described as April 24, 1820:Sale-Cash Entry (3 Stat. 566).9
Edward, as executor of the estate of Catherina Sommerheisel, filed final settlement papers on February, 1857 with Probate Court, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri.8
Edward Louis de Grendele was ordered into active service in the Civil War with the rank of Second Lieutenant (This was a promotion) on February 21, 1862 at St. Louis City, Missouri. He was assigned to Company I, 4th Missouri Cavalry.3
Edward enlisted in the United States Armed Forces.
on March 4, 1863 at Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee. He was assigned to Company D, 4th Missouri Cavalry, as a 1st Lieutenant. This was a promotion.3
Edward was released from active military duty on March 4, 1863 at Tennessee. This discharge was because of a promotion. This record states that he has spasmodic muscular contractions, acquired during his service.3
Edward was released from active military duty on April 19, 1864 at Tennessee. This discharge was because of a promotion.3
Edward is a head of household, under the name of "Edward Grindele", on the 1870 U. S. Census for Carondolet, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was identified as a white male 49 years old, born in Belgium. His parents were both foreign born. His real estate is valued at $15,000.00 and his personal property at $4000.00. He is a citizen.. Enumerated with him were:, his son Ignatius Edward, his daughters Juliana and Mary.10
In August, 1870 Edward Louis de Grendele farmed in Missouri.10
Edward Louis de Grendele lived in 1884 U. S. Narional Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers 1866-1938, Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio.3
Edward Louis de Grendele lived before 1885 in the state of Missouri for about 35 years.11
Edward Louis was a vet. surgeon before 1885.11 He was divorced before 1885.11
Edward died on May 21, 1885 at Gravois Road in Sappington, St. Louis County, Missouri.11 His cause of death was pneumonia, which he had for four days.11 He was buried on May 23, 1885 in St. Lucas Cemetery in Sappington, St. Louis County, Missouri.11

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Carondolet, St. Louis County, MissouriEdward Louis de Grendele10

Family

Catherina Huffmeyer b. 1832
Children

Citations

  1. [S2653] St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, St. Francis Xavier Church Records.
  2. [S8994] Passenger list Trawler Duchess De Brabent , arrived April 4, 1851.
  3. [S8968] U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers 1866-1938.
  4. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  5. [S9013] Unknown ship type Louisville passenger list, (see Comments).
  6. [S2653] St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, St. Francis Xavier Church Records, Baptismal Record.
  7. [S4234] Hoffmeyer Bernard Probate File.
  8. [S4233] Hoffmeyer Catherine Probate File.
  9. [S8993] Edward L. DeGrendele land grant, November 15, 1854.
  10. [S9003] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Edward Grindele household.
  11. [S6132] Missouri Death Records, 1834-1931, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007, St. Louis County, Roll number C36953, page 36, number 468.

Herman Luebbert1

M, #18137, d. February 14, 1941
     Herman married Anna Holterman, daughter of Frank Holterman and Mary Strews, on February 11, 1895 at Koeltztown, Osage County, Missouri.2
Herman was listed in Louisa Luebbert's obituary as surviving.1
Herman died on February 14, 1941.2

Family

Anna Holterman b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963
Child

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.
  2. [S1661] Anna Luebbert Obituary, March 14, 1963.

Anna Holterman1

F, #18138, b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963
Father*Frank Holterman1
Mother*Mary Strews1
     Anna Holterman, daughter of Frank Holterman and Mary Strews, was born on November 29, 1873 in Koeltztown, Osage County, Missouri.1
Anna married Herman Luebbert on February 11, 1895 at Missouri.1
Anna was listed in Louisa Luebbert's obituary as surviving.2 Her husband, Herman, died on February 14, 1941.1
Anna died on March 14, 1963 in St. Elizabeth, Miller County, Missouri, at age 89.1
Her obituary was published in the Maries County Gazette on March 14, 1963.1 Her obituary stated:
Services Conducted at St. Elizabeth For Mrs. Luebbert.
Funeral services were held at the St. Lawrence Catholic Church for Mrs Anna Bernadine Luebbert, 89, who died Thursday at the home of her son John in St. Elizabeth.
The Rev. Henry J Figge officiated with burial in the parish cemetery.
Mrs Luebbert was born Nov. 29, 1873, the daughter of Frank Holterman and Mary Strews at Koeltztown.
She married Herman Luebbert Feb. 11, 1895 in Koeltztown. She moved to St. Elizabeth about 60 years ago. Her husband preceded her in death on Feb. 14, 1941.
Survivors are her four sons, Fred of Granite City, Ill. Ted of East Alton, Ill., Otto of Granite City, Ill. and John of St. Elizabeth; three daughters Mrs. Mary Huhman of Tuscumbia, Mrs. Gertrude Bax of St. Elizabeth, Mrs Regina Holtmeyer of St. Elizabeth; one sister, Mrs Christine Utrecht of Jefferson City, 86 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
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Her funeral service was held on March 15, 1963 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church, St. Elizabeth, Miller County, Missouri.1 She was buried on March 15, 1963 in St. Lawrence Catholic Cemetery in St. Elizabeth, Miller County, Missouri.1

Family

Herman Luebbert d. February 14, 1941
Child

Citations

  1. [S1661] Anna Luebbert Obituary, March 14, 1963.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.

Henry Luebbert1

M, #18139
Father*Herman Luebbert1 d. February 14, 1941
Mother*Anna Holterman1 b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.

Martin Luebbert1

M, #18140
Father*Herman Luebbert1 d. February 14, 1941
Mother*Anna Holterman1 b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.

Fred Luebbert1

M, #18141
Father*Herman Luebbert1 d. February 14, 1941
Mother*Anna Holterman1 b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.

Julia Luebbert1

F, #18142
Father*Herman Luebbert1 d. February 14, 1941
Mother*Anna Holterman1 b. November 29, 1873, d. March 14, 1963
     Julia married (?) Gerling.1

Family

(?) Gerling

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Succumbs Sunday", April 28, 1930.

First Baptist Church (Collinsville, IL)

?, #18143
First Baptist Church
Collinsville, Illinois
     First Baptist Church (Collinsville, IL) is located in Collinsville, Madison County, Illinois.
••••••••• Events •••••••••.

Marriage: Norton Henry B. Done to Clara Fay Vanek on October 29, 1949.1,2

Citations

  1. [S1084] Angela Blankston and Jean Eaker, Records of St. John's Lutheran Church, Confirmation Register page 64.
  2. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Vanek-Done Wedding", November 9, 1949.

Edwin Spönemann1

M, #18145
Father*John Spönemann1 b. February 28, 1863, d. before March, 1953
Mother*Christine Klingeman1 b. July, 1867

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "Louis Sponeman", February 17, 1963.

(?) Hafer1

M, #18146
      (?) married Emma Spönemann (her second marriage), daughter of Christian Spönemann and Louise Pohs, after 1892.1

Family

Emma Spönemann b. March 16, 1872

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper "C. W. E. Sponemann", March 4, 1953.

(?) Lamkin1

M, #18147

Family

Minnie D. Hardbeck b. March 4, 1886, d. December 18, 1970

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , December 18, 1970.

Gilbert G. Lamkin1

M, #18148
Father*(?) Lamkin1
Mother*Minnie D. Hardbeck1 b. March 4, 1886, d. December 18, 1970

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , December 18, 1970.

William H. Lamkin1

M, #18149
Father*(?) Lamkin1
Mother*Minnie D. Hardbeck1 b. March 4, 1886, d. December 18, 1970

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , December 18, 1970.

Leon K. Lamkin1

M, #18150
Father*(?) Lamkin1
Mother*Minnie D. Hardbeck1 b. March 4, 1886, d. December 18, 1970

Citations

  1. [S2623] Edwardsville Intelligencer Newspaper , December 18, 1970.