Martin Schnute1

M, #23791, d. before 2005
     Martin married Edna Fehr circa 1930.1
Martin died before 2005.1

Family 1

Edna Fehr d. before 2005
Child

Family 2

Child

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.

Theresa Lochhaas1

F, #23792
Father*Joe Burnett2,1
Mother*Susan Marie Lochhaas1

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.
  2. [S6408] Philip H. Lochhaas e-mail to Robert Berg, November 28, 2007.

Sherry Lochhaas1

F, #23793
Father*Joe Burnett1,2
Mother*Susan Marie Lochhaas1,2

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.
  2. [S6408] Philip H. Lochhaas e-mail to Robert Berg, November 28, 2007.

Rachel Lochhaas1

F, #23794
Father*Joe Burnett1,2
Mother*Susan Marie Lochhaas1,2

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.
  2. [S6408] Philip H. Lochhaas e-mail to Robert Berg, November 28, 2007.

Cassandra Derrick Lochhaas1,2

F, #23795
Father*Thomas John Lochhaas1
Mother*Kathryn Derrick1

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.
  2. [S3805] California Birth Index, 1905-1995, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.

Erin Alyssa McPeck1,2

F, #23796
Father*Phillip James McPeck1
Mother*Ruth Lorene Lochhaas1

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.
  2. [S4286] Texas Birth Index, 1903-1987, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.

(?) Feero1

M, #23797
     (?) married Susan Marie Lochhaas, daughter of Reverend Doctor Philip Henry Lochhaas and Elaine Marie Wickham, after 1990.1

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.

Ruth Schnute1

F, #23798
Father*Martin Schnute1 d. before 2005
     Ruth married (?) Nisbet.1

Family

(?) Nisbet

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.

(?) Nisbet1

M, #23799
     (?) married Ruth Schnute, daughter of Martin Schnute.1

Family

Ruth Schnute

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.

Louise Schnute1

F, #23800
Father*Martin Schnute1 d. before 2005

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.

Martha Schnute1

F, #23801, b. December 24, 1933, d. December 10, 2003
Father*Martin Schnute1 d. before 2005
     Martha was a nurse educator.2
Martha Schnute prepared a portion of the Comprehensive Nursing Achievement Test for Practical Nursing Students. The test was developed for the National League for Nursing and evaluates students' comprehension of nursing at the conclusion of a program leading to licensure as a practical nurse.3 She was employed at Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York County, New York.3 Martha Schnute, daughter of Martin Schnute, was born on December 24, 1933.4
Martha Schnute lived in 1961 San Francisco, San Francisco County, California.5
On August 3, 1961, Martha attended dinner at the home of Gene Walker in Hamburg Iowa. Following dinner the Walkers took Martha to Falls City.5
Martha received with a BS in Nursing from Cornell University, Ithaca, Tompkins County, New York, in 1977.2 At the time of her death the location for mailing benefits was reported as New York, New York County, New York by the Social Security Administration.4
Martha died on December 10, 2003 in New York, at age 69.1,4
Martha was mentioned in an unknown person 's obituary in May, 2005 as preceding the deceased in death.1

Citations

  1. [S3816] Sara A. Lochhaas Obituary, May 21, 2005.
  2. [S3817] Internet Site: Cornell Alumni Magazine Online).
  3. [S550] National League of Nursing, Comprehensive Nursing Achievement Test.
  4. [S358] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com (database online), 2005.
  5. [S3818] Hamburg Reporter Newpaper , August 3, 1961.

Wilhelmina Christina Rosa Arft1

F, #23802, b. January 26, 1867, d. July 10, 1906
Father*August Arft2 b. November 8, 1842, d. November 10, 1891
Mother*Bertha Doerschlen2 b. 1848, d. December 31, 1880
     She was normally known as Rosa.2 Wilhelmina Christina Rosa Arft, daughter of August Arft and Bertha Doerschlen, was born on January 26, 1867 in Missouri.2,1
She lived with her parents, Bertha and August, in 1870 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Wilhelmina was enumerated with her parent August Arft under the name of "Rosa Arft" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 3-year-old female born in Missouri.2
She lived with her parents, Bertha and August, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township, Missouri.3
Wilhelmina was enumerated as the daughter of August Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 13-year-old girl born in Missouri, her father was born in Meckleschev (Mecklenburg-Schwerine) and her mother in Prussia.3
Wilhelmina died on July 10, 1906 at age 39.1

Census

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

Citations

  1. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S3819] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  3. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.

William L. Arft1,2

M, #23803, b. February 16, 1868, d. December 23, 1906
Father*August Arft1 b. November 8, 1842, d. November 10, 1891
Mother*Bertha Doerschlen1 b. 1848, d. December 31, 1880
     William L. Arft, son of August Arft and Bertha Doerschlen, was born on February 16, 1868 in Missouri.1,2
He lived with his parents, Bertha and August, in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
William was enumerated with his parent August Arft on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a two-year-old boy born in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Bertha and August, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.3
William was enumerated as the son of August Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a 12-year-old boy born in Missouri, his father was born in Meckleschev (Mecklenburg-Schwerine) and his mother in Prussia.3
William married Frances T. Isermann, daughter of Threase (?), in 1892.2,4
In 1900 William L. Arft farmed at Lamar Township in Barton County, Missouri.5
Frances and William L. Arft lived in 1900 at Lamar Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Roy and Carl..5
William is a head of household on the 1900 U. S. Census of Lamar Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 32-year-old married male born in Missouri, his parents were born in Germany. He had been married for eight years and was renting a farm which was listed on farm schedule 125. He could read, write and speak English. Enumerated with him were: his wife Frances T., his sons Roy Allen and Carl M.4
William died on December 23, 1906 at age 38.2

Family

Frances T. Isermann b. 1875
Children

Citations

  1. [S3819] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  4. [S3832] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Arft household.
  5. [S3831] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Herman Arft household.

Charles Arft1

M, #23804, b. 1791, d. before February 1, 1869
     Charles Arft was also known as Karl.2 Charles Arft was born in 1791 in Mecklenburg-Schwerine, Laage, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.1,2 Conflicting evidence placed his birth in 1800 (Adams/Jenson Family Tree.)2
Charles married Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal circa 1818.
In 1860 Charles Arft farmed at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Charles is a head of household on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 69-year-old man born in Mecklenburg. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Wilhelm H. and Henry Louis.1
He left a will signed February 11, 1867 at St. Louis County, Missouri, in which.3 His will stated "I, Charles Arft of the County of St. Louis in the State of Missouri, do make and publish this my last will and testament.
I give, devise and bequeath to my beloved wife, Wilhelmina Arft all my real and persoonal estate of what nature or kind soever, to be used and enjoyed by her, during the term of her natural life, and from and immediately after her decease, I give, devise and bequeath the same to all my children in equal shared, their heirs and assigns forever. And I do hereby nominate and appoint my beloved wife Wilhelmina Arft, to be the Executrix of this my last will and testament, hereby revoking all former wills by me made.
In witness whereof, I have hereunto set my hand and seal, this eleventh day of February, Anno domini Eighteen hundred amd sixty seven.
Charles Arft.3
"
Charles died before February 1, 1869 in Ellisville, St. Louis County, Missouri.4,2,3
The will of Charles was proven on February 1, 1869 at Probate Court, Clayton, St. Louis County, Missouri.3
Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal was appointed executrix of the estate of Charles Arft on February 1, 1869.3
Upon the death of Wilhelmina, his wife on February 2, 1882, his estate was reopened for distribution to his children according to the terms of his will.3
     Henry Louis Arft was appointed administrator de bonis non of Charles Arft's estate on February 9, 1882. When an administrator is appointed to succeed another who has left the estate partially unsettled, he is granted the right to distribute the assets not all ready administered - de bonis non administratus.3
A bond in the amount of $4,000.00 for the executor of his estate Henry Louis Arft was presented on February 9, 1882 at Probate Court, St. Louis, Missouri.3
The probate of his estate was filed, an inventory was taken on March 25, 1882 at Probate Court, Missouri. Henry Louis Arft prepared the inventory.3 The inventory of the estate included:
 
Two notes, made by William Arft, dated May 26, 1866, each for one thousand dollars, payable to the order of deceased, five years after date, with interest from date at the rat of six percent per annum. -
Principal $2,000.00
Interest accrued to date, 15 years 10 months at 6 per cent 1,900.00
  _________
Amount $3,900.00
  _________
Total Assets $3,900.00
  _________

The notes above described are secured by deed of trust of William Arft and Ida, his wife, to William Ed. Doerschlen, trustee of Charles Arft, dated May 26, 1866, and recorded in the records of deeds of the (Former) county of St.Louis, Missouri, in book 315, page 438, said deed being found among the papers of deceased.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriCharles Arft1

Family

Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal b. March 7, 1805, d. February 2, 1882
Children

Citations

  1. [S3821] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Charles Arft household.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S3905] Charles Arft Probate File.
  4. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  5. [S3819] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.

Charles Arft1

M, #23805, b. 1850
Father*Charles Arft1 b. 1791, d. before February 1, 1869
Mother*Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal b. March 7, 1805, d. February 2, 1882
     Charles Arft, son of Charles Arft and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal, was born in 1850 in Missouri.1
He lived with his brother August Arft and sister-in-law Bertha Doerschlen at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri, in 1870.1
Charles was working on a farm in 1870.1
Charles lived with his parent, Wilhelmina, in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.2
Charles was enumerated with his parent Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a 21-year-old male born in Missouri.2
Charles was enumerated as the brother of August Arft on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a 20-year-old male born in Missouri.1
Charles was not mentioned in the will of an unknown person on March 25, 1882.3

Citations

  1. [S3819] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  2. [S3840] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wilhelmina Arft household.
  3. [S3905] Charles Arft Probate File.

Louis Albert Arft1

M, #23806, b. March 29, 1871, d. May 7, 1949
Father*August Arft2 b. November 8, 1842, d. November 10, 1891
Mother*Bertha Doerschlen2 b. 1848, d. December 31, 1880
     Louis Albert was a master carpenter and bridge contractor. He also owned a garage and a Maxwell-Ford Agency.3 Louis Albert Arft was also known as Louis Wilhelm.2,1 Louis Albert Arft, son of August Arft and Bertha Doerschlen, was born on March 29, 1871 in Missouri.2,1
He lived with his parents, Bertha and August, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Louis was enumerated as the son of August Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a nine-year-old boy born in Missouri, his father was born in Meckleschev (Mecklenburg-Schwerine) and his mother in Prussia.2
Louis married Ada Matthes circa 1893.1,3 His wife, Ada, died in May, 1894.3
Louis Albert was a well driller in 1900 at Barton County, Missouri.4 He lived with his cousin, Hermann Arft, in 1900 at Richland Township in Barton County, Missouri.
Louis was enumerated as the cousin of Hermann Arft on the 1900 U. S. Census of Richland Township, Missouri. He was listed as a 28-year-old widower born in Illinois, his parents were born in Germany. He could read, write and speak English.5
Louis married Dora Matilda Tucker in 1907.1,3
Mary and Louis Albert Arft lived in 1910 at Richland Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Albert..6
Louis Albert was a carpenter from 1910 to 1930.7,6
Louis is a head of household on the 1910 U. S. Census of Richland Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 39-year-old man born in Missouri as were his parents. He had been married for three years in this his second marriage; he could read, write and speak English. Enumerated with him were: his wife Dora Matilda, his son Albert Louis.6
Dora and Louis Albert Arft lived in 1920 at Richland Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Albert, Mildred and Lela..8
Louis is a head of household on the 1920 U. S. Census of Richland Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 47-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents. He could read and write and owned a home which was mortgaged. Enumerated with him were: his wife Dora Matilda, his son Albert Louis, his daughters Mildred Dorothy and Lela Rose.8 Louis Albert Arft and Frances T. Isermann were shown as neighbors on the 1920 U.S. census.9,8
Dora and Louis Albert Arft lived in 1930 at Richland Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Mildred, Lela and Lyle..7
Louis is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Richland Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 58-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents. He was married for the first time at the age of 34, owned a home and radio and was not a veteran. Enumerated with him were: his wife Dora Matilda, his son Lyle William, his daughters Mildred Dorothy and Lela Rose.7
Louis died on May 7, 1949 in Kenoma, Barton County, Missouri, at age 78.3

Family 1

Ada Matthes d. May, 1894
Child

Family 2

Dora Matilda Tucker b. August 16, 1890, d. August, 1975
Children

Citations

  1. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  2. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  3. [S2247] Ancestry - FamilyHistory.com Message Boards , Mary Murphy, March 17, 2001, Louis Albert Arft.
  4. [S3831] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Herman Arft household.
  5. [S3832] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Arft household.
  6. [S3838] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis Arft household.
  7. [S3837] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Lewis A. Arft household.
  8. [S3833] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Louis A. Arft household.
  9. [S3834] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Framcos T. Arft household.

Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal1,2,3

F, #23807, b. March 7, 1805, d. February 2, 1882
     Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal was born on March 7, 1805 in Mecklenburg-Schwerine, Laage, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.2,3,4 Conflicting evidence placed her birth in 1804 in Ducfris, Branschweig (1870 census.)5
Wilhelmina married Charles Arft circa 1818.
Wilhelmina was enumerated with her husband, Charles Arft under the name of "Wilhelmina Arft" on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. She was listed as a 58-year-old female born in Mecklenburg.6
Wilhelmina was appointed executrix of the estate of Charles Arft on February 1, 1869.7
Wilhelmina Margarethe lived in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri residing with her were, her child, Charles.5 William Eduard Doerschlen and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal were shown as neighbors on the 1870 U.S. census.8,5
Wilhelmina is a head of household, under the name of "Wilhelmina Arft", on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was identified as a 66-year-old woman born in Ducfris Braunschweig. She owned real estate valued at $4,000.00. Enumerated with her was her son Charles.5
Henry Louis Arft.9
She lived with her son, August Arft and daughter-in-law, Bertha, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.2
Wilhelmina was enumerated as the mother of August Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 73-year-old widow born in Meckleschev (Mecklenburg-Schwerine) as were her parents.2
Wilhelmina died on February 2, 1882 at age 76.4 She was buried in February, 1882 in Old St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Ellisville, St. Louis County, Missouri.4

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriCharles Arft6
1870Bonhomme Township, MissouriWilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal5
1870Bonhomme Township, MissouriWilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal9
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriAugust Arft2

Family

Charles Arft b. 1791, d. before February 1, 1869
Children

Citations

  1. [S4789] Henry Louis Arft Death Certificate.
  2. [S3820] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), August Arft household.
  3. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  4. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.
  5. [S3840] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wilhelmina Arft household.
  6. [S3821] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Charles Arft household.
  7. [S3905] Charles Arft Probate File.
  8. [S3841] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Edward Daerschlen household.
  9. [S3900] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.

Wilhelm H. Arft1,2

M, #23808, b. January 14, 1836, d. October 10, 1903
Father*Charles Arft1 b. 1791, d. before February 1, 1869
Mother*Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal1 b. March 7, 1805, d. February 2, 1882
     Wilhelm H. Arft, son of Charles Arft and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal, was born on January 14, 1836 in Mecklenburg-Schwerine, Laage, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.1,2,3
Wilhelm H. was an apprentice farmer in 1860.1
He was enumerated with his parent Charles Arft on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was listed as a 25-year-old male born in Mecklenburg.1
Wilhelm served from September 18, 1862 to October 1, 1862 in the Union Army as a corporal in Captain Marsche's Company C of the 1st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia.4
Wilhelm married Ida Doerschlen, daughter of William Eduard Doerschlen and Wilhelmine Pfeifer, on November 10, 1863 at Ellisville, St. Louis County, Missouri.5,2,6
Wilhelm served from September 25, 1864 to November 4, 1864 in the Union Army as a corporal in Captain Marsche's Company C of the 1st Regiment, Enrolled Missouri Militia.4
Ida and Wilhelm H. Arft lived in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Hulda, Rosa, Louise and Bertha..5
From 1870 to 1880 Wilhelm H. Arft farmed at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.5
Wilhelm is a head of household on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 33-year-old male born in Prussia. He owned real estate valued at $4,400.00 and personal property valued at $500.00; he was a citizen. Enumerated with him were:, his daughters Hulda Wilhelmina, Rosa Sophia, Louise Selma and Bertha.7
Ida and Wilhelm H. Arft lived in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Hulda, Rosa, Louise, Bertha, Rosalie and August, Ida's father, William Eduard Doerschlen..5
Wilhelm is a head of household on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 45-year-old male born in Prussia as were his parents. Enumerated with him were: his wife Ida, his son August Edward, his daughters Hulda Wilhelmina, Rosa Sophia, Louise Selma, Bertha and Rosalie Emilie, his father-in-law William Eduard Doerschlen.5
Wilhelm was an heir in the will of an unknown person.8
Wilhelm died on October 10, 1903 at age 67.3 He was buried in October, 1903 in St. John's Lutheran Cemetery in Ellisville, St. Louis County, Missouri.3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriCharles Arft1
1870Bonhomme Township, MissouriWilhelm H. Arft7
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriWilhelm H. Arft5

Family

Ida Doerschlen b. February 13, 1842, d. June 1, 1925
Children

Citations

  1. [S3821] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Charles Arft household.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S947] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume II.
  4. [S3033] Internet Site: Soldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War ISoldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War I).
  5. [S3825] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Arft household.
  6. [S1] St Louis City Marriages 1804-76, Ancestry.com (database online), 2000.
  7. [S3826] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Arft household.
  8. [S3905] Charles Arft Probate File.

Henry Louis Arft1,2

M, #23809, b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Father*Charles Arft1 b. 1791, d. before February 1, 1869
Mother*Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal1 b. March 7, 1805, d. February 2, 1882
     Henry Louis Arft, son of Charles Arft and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal, was born in May, 1842 in Mecklenburg-Schwerine, Laage, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany.3,4 Conflicting evidence placed his birth in 1846 (1860 census) or on May 2, 1845 (tombstone) or on May 2, 1844 (death certificate.)1,5,2
Henry Louis Arft immigrated in 1845 from Germany.3
He was enumerated with his parent Charles Arft on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was listed as a 14-year-old male born in Mecklenburg, he was attending school.1
Henry was mustered in on March 29, 1862. He served as a private in Captain Deitrich's Company F of the 1st Regiment Infantry Volunteers, Missouri Volunteers.6
Henry enlisted in the Union Army on March 29, 1862 at St. Louis, Missouri.6
Henry was mustered out on April 15, 1865.6
Henry married Sophia C. M. Oppermann, daughter of William Oppermann and Wilhelmine Lambach, on April 20, 1869.7,3,4
From 1870 to 1900 Henry Louis Arft farmed at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.7,3,8
Sophia and Henry Louis Arft lived in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Wilhelmina..8 Alexander Andrae and Henry Louis Arft were shown as neighbors on the 1870 U.S. census.9,8
Henry is a head of household on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 24-year-old male born in Prussia. He owned real estate valued at $1,600.00 and personal property valued at $300.00. Enumerated with him were:, his daughter Wilhelmina.8
Sophia and Henry Louis Arft lived in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Louisa, William, Annie and Sophia..7
Henry is a head of household on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 34-year-old male born in Prussia as were his parents. Enumerated with him were: his wife Sophia C. M., his son William, his daughters Louisa, Annie and Sophia.7
     Henry Louis Arft was named administrator de bonis non of Charles Arft's estate on February 9, 1882. When an administrator is appointed to succeed another who has left the estate partially unsettled, he is granted the right to distribute the assets not all ready administered - de bonis non administratus.10
Henry was bonded as executor of the estate of Charles Arft on February 9, 1882 at Probate Court, St. Louis, Missouri. The bond was set at $4,000.00.10
Henry prepared the appraisal or inventory for Charles Arft's estate on March 25, 1882 at Probate Court, Missouri.10
Henry was an heir in the will of an unknown person.10
Henry applied for a pension on April 1, 1885 as the result of his service in the Civil War.11
Sophia and Henry Louis Arft lived in 1900 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Henry, Christ, Emma and John..3
Henry is a head of household on the 1900 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 58-year-old male born in Germany as were his parents. He had been married for 30 years, could read, write and speak English. He immigrated to the U. S. in 1845 and was a naturalized citizen. He was renting a farm which was listed on farm schedule 95. Enumerated with him were: his wife Sophia C. M., his sons Henry M., Christ F. and John W., his daughter Emma B. G.3
Henry died on July 18, 1912 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri at age 70.5,2 His cause of death was carcinoma of the stomach.2
The undertaker who handled his arrangements was Wm Schrader in Ballwin, St. Louis County, Missouri.2 He was buried on July 21, 1912 in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.5,2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriCharles Arft1
1870Bonhomme Township, MissouriHenry Louis Arft8
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriHenry Louis Arft7
1900Bonhomme Township, MissouriHenry Louis Arft3

Family

Sophia C. M. Oppermann b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S3821] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Charles Arft household.
  2. [S4789] Henry Louis Arft Death Certificate.
  3. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  4. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  5. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.
  6. [S3033] Internet Site: Soldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War ISoldiers Database: War of 1812 - World War I).
  7. [S3822] 1880 (1st enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  8. [S3900] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  9. [S3901] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Alex Andrae household.
  10. [S3905] Charles Arft Probate File.
  11. [S3857] Henry L. Arft Civil War Pension Index.

Sophia C. M. Oppermann1,2

F, #23810, b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
Father*William Oppermann3
Mother*Wilhelmine Lambach3
     Sophia C. M. Oppermann, daughter of William Oppermann and Wilhelmine Lambach, was born on March 8, 1850 in St. Louis County, Missouri.4,5,3 Conflicting evidence placed her birth in 1853 (1880 census) or on March 8, 1851 (death certificate.)1,3
Sophia married Henry Louis Arft, son of Charles Arft and Wilhelmina Margarethe Bolsenthal, on April 20, 1869.1,4,2
Sophia and Henry Louis Arft lived in 1870 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Wilhelmina..6
Sophia was enumerated with her husband, Henry Louis Arft under the name of "Sophie Arft" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 19-year-old female born in Missouri.6
Sophia and Henry Louis Arft lived in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Louisa, William, Annie and Sophia..1
Sophia was enumerated as the wife of Henry Louis Arft under the name of "Sophia Arft" on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 27-year-old female born in Missouri.1
Sophia and Henry Louis Arft lived in 1900 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Henry, Christ, Emma and John..4
Sophia was enumerated as the wife of Henry Louis Arft under the name of "Sophie Arft" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a 49-year-old woman born in Missouri, her parents were born in Germany. She had been married for 30 years and had nine children, eight of whom were still living.4
Sophia died on July 8, 1917 at Bonhomme Township in Missouri at age 67, Doctor Henry J. Dionysious was the attending physician, Henry M. Arft was the informant on her death certificate.3,5 Her cause of death was apoplexy accompanied by valvular disease of heart.3
The undertaker who handled her arrangements was Wm Schrader in Ballwin, St. Louis County, Missouri.3 Mrs. Sophia C. M. Arft was buried on July 10, 1917 in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.5,3 She applied for a widow's pension on August 12, 1919 as the result of her husband's service in the Civil War. The witnesses included Sophia C. M. Oppermann.7

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft6
1880Bonhomme Township, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1
1900Bonhomme Township, MissouriHenry Louis Arft4

Family

Henry Louis Arft b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Children

Citations

  1. [S3822] 1880 (1st enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S2040] Ancestry World Tree.
  3. [S4790] Sophia C. M. Arft Death Certificate.
  4. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  5. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.
  6. [S3900] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  7. [S3857] Henry L. Arft Civil War Pension Index.

Louisa Arft1

F, #23811, b. 1871
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     Louisa Arft, daughter of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in 1871 in Missouri.1
She lived with her parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Louisa was enumerated as the daughter of Henry Louis Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a nine-year-old girl born in Missouri, her father was born in Prussia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1

Citations

  1. [S3822] 1880 (1st enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.

William Arft1

M, #23812, b. 1875
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     William Arft, son of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in 1875 in Ballwin, St. Louis County, Missouri.1,2,3
He lived with his parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
William was enumerated as the son of Henry Louis Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a five-year-old boy born in Missouri, his father was born in Prussia.1
William married Mathilda Bachus in 1898.2
In 1930 William Arft farmed at Bonhomme Township in Missouri.2
Mathilda and William Arft lived in 1930 at Hanna Ave in Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Ervin, Mathilda, Wilbur and Elmer..2
William is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 54-year-old male born in Missouri as was his mother, his father was born in Germany. He was married for the first time at the age of 22 and owned a farm which was listed on farm schedule 52. He was not a veteran. Enumerated with him were: his wife Mathilda, his sons Ervin, Wilbur C. and Elmer A. J., his daughter Mathilda.2 William was the informant listed on the death certificate of Elmer A. J. Arft on December 11, 1930.4,3

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1
1930Bonhomme Township, MissouriWilliam Arft2

Family

Mathilda Bachus b. 1874
Children

Citations

  1. [S3822] 1880 (1st enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S3852] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William Arft household.
  3. [S5130] Elmer A. J. Arft Death Certificate.
  4. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.

Annie Arft1

F, #23813, b. 1876
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     Annie Arft, daughter of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in 1876 in Missouri.1
She lived with her parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Annie was enumerated as the daughter of Henry Louis Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a four-year-old girl born in Missouri, her father was born in Prussia.1
Annie married Edward Wismann on December 26, 1896 at St. Louis County, Missouri.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1

Family

Edward Wismann b. 1875

Citations

  1. [S3822] 1880 (1st enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

Sophia Arft1

F, #23814, b. 1878
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     Sophia Arft, daughter of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in 1878.1
She lived with her parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1880 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Sophia was enumerated as the daughter of Henry Louis Arft on the 1880 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a two-year-old girl born in Missouri, her father was born in Prussia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1880Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1

Citations

  1. [S3822] 1880 (1st enumeration) U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.

Henry M. Arft1

M, #23815, b. January, 1881
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     Henry M. Arft, son of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in January, 1881 in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1900 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Henry was enumerated as the son of Henry Louis Arft on the 1900 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a single 19-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents.1
Henry married Clara Wirth, daughter of Henry Wirth, in 1908.2 Henry was the informant listed on the death certificate of Sophia C. M. Oppermann on July 8, 1917.3,4
In 1930 Henry M. Arft farmed in Manchester, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Clara and Henry M. Arft lived in 1930 in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Louis, Herbert, Clarence, Henry and Norman..2
Henry is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Missouri. He was identified as a 48-year-old male born in Missouri as was his mother, his father was born in Germany. He was married for the first time at the age of 26 and rented a farm for $33.00 per month which was listed on farm schedule 138. He was not a veteran. Enumerated with him were: his wife Clara, his sons Louis, Herbert, Clarence William, Norman A. and Henry Irven.2

Family

Clara Wirth b. July 1, 1889, d. October 20, 1955
Children

Citations

  1. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S3824] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  3. [S4790] Sophia C. M. Arft Death Certificate.
  4. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.

Christ F. Arft1

M, #23816, b. September, 1883, d. 1931
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     Christ F. Arft, son of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in September, 1883 in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1900 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Christ was enumerated as the son of Henry Louis Arft on the 1900 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a single 16-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents.1
Christ married Ida (?) in 1910.2
Christ F. was a laborer performing odd jobs in 1930.2
Ida and Christ F. Arft lived in 1930 at Henry Avenue in Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Leonard, Raymond, Oliver and Richard..2
Christ is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 45-year-old male born in Missouri as was his mother, his father was born in the United States. He was married for the first time at the age of 26 and was renting a home for $10.00 per month. Enumerated with him were: his wife Ida, his sons Leonard W., Raymond, Oliver and Richard J.2 Fred Wiehage and Christ F. Arft were shown as neighbors on the 1930 U.S. census.3,2
Christ died in 1931.4 He was buried in 1931 in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.4

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1
1930Bonhomme Township, MissouriChrist F. Arft2

Family

Ida (?) b. 1887
Children

Citations

  1. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S3854] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Christ Arft household.
  3. [S3855] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Fred Wiehage household.
  4. [S946] St. Louis Genealogical Society, Old Cemeteries St. Louis County, Missouri Volume I.

Emma B. G. Arft1

F, #23817, b. December 5, 1885
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     Emma B. G. Arft, daughter of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born on December 5, 1885 in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
She lived with her parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1900 at Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, Missouri.1
Emma was enumerated as the daughter of Henry Louis Arft on the 1900 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a single 14-year-old female born in Missouri as were her parents.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Bonhomme Township, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry Louis Arft1

Citations

  1. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.

John W. Arft1

M, #23818, b. March, 1888
Father*Henry Louis Arft1 b. May, 1842, d. July 18, 1912
Mother*Sophia C. M. Oppermann1 b. March 8, 1850, d. July 8, 1917
     John W. Arft, son of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, was born in March, 1888 in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Sophia and Henry, in 1900 at Bonhomme Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.1
John was enumerated as the son of Henry Louis Arft on the 1900 U. S. Census of Bonhomme Township, Missouri. He was listed as a 12-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents. He had attended school for nine months during the year
r.1
John married Emma (?) in 1915.2
John W. was a truck driver for a coal company in 1930.2
Emma and John W. Arft lived in 1930 at Charleyville Road in Rock Hill, St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Florence and Edward..2
John is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of Rock Hill, St. Louis County, Missouri. He was identified as a 40-year-old male born in Missouri, his parents were born in Germany. He was married for the first time at the age of 25 and owned a home valued at $5,000.00. Enumerated with him were: his wife Emma, his sons Edward, his daughters Florence.2

Family

Emma (?) b. 1896
Children

Citations

  1. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S3851] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Arft household.

Clara Wirth1,2

F, #23819, b. July 1, 1889, d. October 20, 1955
Father*Henry Wirth2
     Clara Wirth, daughter of Henry Wirth, was born on July 1, 1889 in St. Louis County, Missouri.3,2
Clara married Henry M. Arft, son of Henry Louis Arft and Sophia C. M. Oppermann, in 1908.3
Clara and Henry M. Arft lived in 1930 in Manchester, St. Louis County, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Louis, Herbert, Clarence, Henry and Norman..3
Clara was enumerated as the wife of Henry M. Arft under the name of "Clara Arft" on the 1930 U. S. Census of Missouri. She was listed as a married 41-year-old female born in Missouri as was her mother, her father was born in Germany. She was married for the first time at the age of 18.3
Clara died on October 20, 1955 at Creve Coeur Avenue in Manchester, St. Louis County, Missouri, at age 66, Norman A. Arft was the informant on her death certificate.2 Her cause of death was cerebral hemorrhage accompanied by hypertension, arteriosclerosis vascular disease, generalized.2
The undertaker who handled her arrangements was Schrader Funeral Home in Ballwin, St. Louis County, Missouri.2 Mrs. Clara Arft was buried on October 22, 1955 in Trinity Lutheran Cemetery in St. Louis County, Missouri.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Manchester, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry M. Arft3

Family

Henry M. Arft b. January, 1881
Children

Citations

  1. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S5126] Clara Mathilda Arft Death Certificate.
  3. [S3824] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.

Louis Arft1

M, #23820, b. 1909
Father*Henry M. Arft1 b. January, 1881
Mother*Clara Wirth2 b. July 1, 1889, d. October 20, 1955
     Louis was a farm laborer.2 Louis Arft, son of Henry M. Arft and Clara Wirth, was born in 1909 in Missouri.2
He lived with his parents, Clara and Henry, in 1930 in Manchester, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Louis was a farm laborer in 1930.2
Louis was enumerated as the son of Henry M. Arft on the 1930 U. S. Census of Missouri. He was listed as a single 21-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Manchester, St. Louis County, MissouriHenry M. Arft2

Citations

  1. [S3823] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.
  2. [S3824] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Henry Arft household.