F. D. Shaffer1

M, #31771, b. 1830
     F. D. Shaffer was born in 1830 in Germany.1
F. married Virginia Palmer, daughter of (?) Palmer and Nancy R. (?), circa 1864.1
Virginia and F. D. Shaffer lived in 1870 at Ward 6 in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Russell, Frederick and Nany..2
F. D. was a wholesale boot and shoe merchant from 1870 to 1880.2,1
F. is a head of household on the 1870 U. S. Census for Ward 6, Missouri. He was identified as a 41-year-old male born in Germany; he was a citizen and owned real estate valued at $10,000.00 and personal property valued at $3,000.00. He was a citizen. Enumerated with him were:, his sons Russell and Frederick, his daughter Nany.2
Virginia and F. D. Shaffer lived in 1880 at 2724 Lucas Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Nany and Samuel..1
F. is a head of household on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. He was identified as a married 50-year-old male born in Germany as were his parents. Enumerated with him were: his wife Virginia, his son Samuel Monk, his daughter Nany.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Ward 6, St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer2
1880St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer1

Family

Virginia Palmer b. August, 1850
Children

Citations

  1. [S5746] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Shaffer household.
  2. [S5747] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Schaffer household.

Virginia Palmer1

F, #31772, b. August, 1850
Father*(?) Palmer d. before 1900
Mother*Nancy R. (?)2 b. April, 1809
     Virginia Palmer, daughter of (?) Palmer and Nancy R. (?), was born in August, 1850 in Missouri.1,2
Virginia married F. D. Shaffer circa 1864.1
Virginia and F. D. Shaffer lived in 1870 at Ward 6 in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Russell, Frederick and Nany..3
Virginia was enumerated with her husband, F. D. Shaffer under the name of "Jennie Shaffer" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Ward 6, Missouri. She was listed as a 28-year-old woman born in Missouri.3
Virginia and F. D. Shaffer lived in 1880 at 2724 Lucas Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Nany and Samuel..1
Virginia was enumerated as the wife of F. D. Shaffer under the name of "Virginia Shaffer" on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a 37-year-old female born in Missouri, her parents were born in Virginia.1
Virginia Palmer lived in 1900 at 730 Newstead Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri. Residing with them were, their child, Samuel, Virginia's mother, Nancy R. Palmer..2
Virginia is a head of household, under the name of "Virginia Shaffer", on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 28, St. Louis, Missouri. She was identified as a 49-year-old widow born in Missouri, her parents were born in Virginia. She was listed as having had one child, still living but she actually had at least four children. She may have mean't had one child still living at home. She was renting a home. Enumerated with her were:, her son Samuel Monk, her mother Nancy R.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Ward 6, St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer3
1880St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer1
1900Ward 28, St. Louis, MissouriVirginia Palmer2

Family

F. D. Shaffer b. 1830
Children

Citations

  1. [S5746] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Shaffer household.
  2. [S5743] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Shaffer household.
  3. [S5747] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Schaffer household.

(?) Palmer1

M, #31773, d. before 1900
     (?) Palmer was born in Virginia.1
(?) married Nancy R. (?)1
(?) died before 1900.1

Family

Nancy R. (?) b. April, 1809
Child

Citations

  1. [S5743] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Shaffer household.

Nancy R. (?)1

F, #31774, b. April, 1809
     Nancy married (?) Palmer.1 Nancy R. (?) was born in April, 1809 in Tennessee.1
She lived with her son, Virginia Palmer, in 1900 at 730 Newstead Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Nancy was enumerated as the mother of Virginia Palmer under the name of "Nancy R. Palmer" on the 1900 U. S. Census of Ward 28, St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as a 91-year-old widow born in Tennessee, her parents were born in Virginia. Her daughter's record stated her mother was born in Virginia.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1900Ward 28, St. Louis, MissouriVirginia Palmer1

Family

(?) Palmer d. before 1900
Child

Citations

  1. [S5743] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Virginia Shaffer household.

Nany Shaffer1

F, #31775, b. 1869
Father*F. D. Shaffer1 b. 1830
Mother*Virginia Palmer1 b. August, 1850
     Nany Shaffer, daughter of F. D. Shaffer and Virginia Palmer, was born in 1869 in Missouri.1
She lived with her parents, Virginia and F., in 1870 at Ward 6, St. Louis, Missouri.2
Nany was enumerated with her parent F. D. Shaffer on the 1870 U. S. Census for Ward 6, Missouri. She was listed as a one-year-old girl born in Missouri.2
She lived with her parents, Virginia and F., in 1880 at 2724 Lucas Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri.1
Nany was enumerated as the daughter of F. D. Shaffer on the 1880 U. S. Census of St. Louis, Missouri. She was listed as an 11-year-old girl born in Missouri as was her mother, her father was born in Germany. She was attending school.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Ward 6, St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer2
1880St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer1

Citations

  1. [S5746] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Shaffer household.
  2. [S5747] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Schaffer household.

Russell Shaffer1

M, #31776, b. 1865
Father*F. D. Shaffer1 b. 1830
Mother*Virginia Palmer1 b. August, 1850
     Russell Shaffer, son of F. D. Shaffer and Virginia Palmer, was born in 1865 in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Virginia and F., in 1870 at Ward 6 in St. Louis, Missouri.1
He was enumerated with his parent F. D. Shaffer on the 1870 U. S. Census for Ward 6, Missouri. He was listed as a five-year-old boy born in Missouri.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Ward 6, St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer1

Citations

  1. [S5747] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Schaffer household.

Frederick Shaffer1

M, #31777, b. 1867
Father*F. D. Shaffer1 b. 1830
Mother*Virginia Palmer1 b. August, 1850
     Frederick Shaffer, son of F. D. Shaffer and Virginia Palmer, was born in 1867 in Missouri.1
He lived with his parents, Virginia and F., in 1870 at Ward 6 in St. Louis, Missouri.1
He was enumerated with his parent F. D. Shaffer on the 1870 U. S. Census for Ward 6, Missouri. He was listed as a three-year-old boy born in Missouri.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Ward 6, St. Louis, MissouriF. D. Shaffer1

Citations

  1. [S5747] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), F. D. Schaffer household.

Gottlieb Eyermann1

M, #31778, b. 1878
     Gottlieb Eyermann was born in 1878 in Missouri.1 Gottlieb lived with Minnie and Gottlieb Eyermann Jr, in 1910 at 2906 Iowa Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Gottlieb was a foreman at a Quarry, probably George and Gottlieb Eyermann's quarry in 1910.1
Gottlieb was enumerated as the nephew of Gottlieb Eyermann Jr on the 1910 U. S. Census of Ward 14, St. Louis, Missouri. He was listed as a single 32-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents. He is listed a nephew but due to problems with the relationships show for others in the household, this may be questionalbe. I haven't found a Gottlieb in the family yet with the same birth date.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1910Ward 14, St. Louis, MissouriGottlieb Eyermann Jr1

Citations

  1. [S5742] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Gottlieb Eyermann household.

Rudolph Spellmeyer1

M, #31779, b. circa 1834
     Rudolph Spellmeyer was born circa 1834 in Lotte, Steinfurt, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.1
Rudolph married Catherine (?) circa 1860 at Germany.1
Rudolph Spellmeyer and Catherine (?) immigrated on May 27, 1862 to United States traveling on the ship New York from Greman and Southampton. Arriving with Rudolph were Sophia Spellmeyer.1,2 ; Ship New York1
Ship New York

Family

Catherine (?) b. circa 1834
Child

Citations

  1. [S5750] Ship New York passenger list, May 27, 1862.
  2. [S5718] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Hammersmith household.

Catherine (?)1

F, #31780, b. circa 1834
     Catherine (?) was born circa 1834 in Lotte, Steinfurt, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.1
Catherine married Rudolph Spellmeyer circa 1860 at Germany.1
Catherine (?) and Rudolph Spellmeyer immigrated on May 27, 1862 to United States traveling on the ship New York from Greman and Southampton. Arriving with Catherine were Sophia Spellmeyer.1,2 ; Ship New York1
Ship New York

Family

Rudolph Spellmeyer b. circa 1834
Child

Citations

  1. [S5750] Ship New York passenger list, May 27, 1862.
  2. [S5718] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Wm. Hammersmith household.

Carl Eyermann1

M, #31781, b. 1902
Father*(?) Eyermann
     Carl Eyermann, son of (?) Eyermann, was born in 1902 in Missouri.1 Carl lived with Deana and Otto G. Eyermann, in 1930 at 3241 Oregon Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Carl was a shipping clerk at a bag company in 1930.1
Carl was enumerated with Otto G. Eyermann on the 1930 U.S. Census of Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, Missouri. No relationship was stated. He was listed as a 28-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, MissouriOtto G. Eyermann1

Research Note

     Research Note: On the 1930 census, Carl, Henry, Clara and Louis are all residing with Otto Eyermann. They are listed as brothers and sister. They definitly are not Otto's siblings as Otto's father, William died in1901, and Carl and Henry are too old to be his children.
Could be Otto's wife Deana's brothers and sisters but based on the 1880 census her father was born in 1842 and would have been 74-years-old when Louis was born. None of these people appear in any other census under the name of Eyermann or Stocker
Otto and Deana were married in 1912: Carl born in 1902, Henry born in 1909.1

Citations

  1. [S5723] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Otto Eyhrmann household.

(?) Eyermann

M, #31782

Family

Children

Citations

  1. [S5723] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Otto Eyhrmann household.

Henry Eyermann1

M, #31783, b. 1909
Father*(?) Eyermann1
     Henry Eyermann, son of (?) Eyermann, was born in 1909 in Missouri.1 Henry lived with Deana and Otto G. Eyermann, in 1930 at 3241 Oregon Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Henry was a bookkeeper at a bag company in 1930.1
Henry was enumerated with Otto G. Eyermann on the 1930 U.S. Census of Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, Missouri. No relationship was stated. He was listed as a 21-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, MissouriOtto G. Eyermann1

Research Note

     Research Note: On the 1930 census, Carl, Henry, Clara and Louis are all residing with Otto Eyermann. They are listed as brothers and sister. They definitly are not Otto's siblings as Otto's father, William died in1901, and Carl and Henry are too old to be his children.
Could be Otto's wife Deana's brothers and sisters but based on the 1880 census her father was born in 1842 and would have been 74-years-old when Louis was born. None of these people appear in any other census under the name of Eyermann or Stocker
Otto and Deana were married in 1912: Carl born in 1902, Henry born in 1909.1

Citations

  1. [S5723] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Otto Eyhrmann household.

Clara Eyermann1

F, #31784, b. 1912
Father*(?) Eyermann1
     Clara Eyermann, daughter of (?) Eyermann, was born in 1912 in Missouri.1 Clara lived with Deana and Otto G. Eyermann, in 1930 at 3241 Oregon Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Clara was an order clerk at a shoe company in 1930.1
Clara was enumerated with Otto G. Eyermann on the 1930 U.S. Census of Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, Missouri. No relationship was stated. She was listed as an 18-year-old female born in Missouri as were her parents.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, MissouriOtto G. Eyermann1

Research Note

     Research Note: On the 1930 census, Carl, Henry, Clara and Louis are all residing with Otto Eyermann. They are listed as brothers and sister. They definitly are not Otto's siblings as Otto's father, William died in1901, and Carl and Henry are too old to be his children.
Could be Otto's wife Deana's brothers and sisters but based on the 1880 census her father was born in 1842 and would have been 74-years-old when Louis was born. None of these people appear in any other census under the name of Eyermann or Stocker
Otto and Deana were married in 1912: Carl born in 1902, Henry born in 1909.1

Citations

  1. [S5723] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Otto Eyhrmann household.

Louis J. Eyermann1

M, #31785, b. 1916
Father*(?) Eyermann1
     Louis J. Eyermann, son of (?) Eyermann, was born in 1916 in Missouri.1 Louis lived with Deana and Otto G. Eyermann, in 1930 at 3241 Oregon Avenue in St. Louis, Missouri.1
Louis was enumerated with Otto G. Eyermann on the 1930 U.S. Census of Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, Missouri. No relationship was stated. He was listed as a 14-year-old male born in Missouri as were his parents, he was attending school.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1930Ward 4, Block 1509, St. Louis, MissouriOtto G. Eyermann1

Research Note

     Research Note: On the 1930 census, Carl, Henry, Clara and Louis are all residing with Otto Eyermann. They are listed as brothers and sister. They definitly are not Otto's siblings as Otto's father, William died in1901, and Carl and Henry are too old to be his children.
Could be Otto's wife Deana's brothers and sisters but based on the 1880 census her father was born in 1842 and would have been 74-years-old when Louis was born. None of these people appear in any other census under the name of Eyermann or Stocker
Otto and Deana were married in 1912: Carl born in 1902, Henry born in 1909.1

Citations

  1. [S5723] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Otto Eyhrmann household.

Nicholas Melcher1

M, #31786, b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
     Nicholas married Margaret Wolfrum.1 Nicholas Melcher was born circa 1831 in Germany.1
Nicholas was a wagon maker in 1860 at Cole County, Missouri.1
Nicholas is a head of household, under the name of "Nick Melcher", on the 1860 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was identified as a 29-year-old male, born in Germany. His real estate is valued at $2000.00 and his personal estate at $100.00. Enumerated with him were:, his son Chris, his daughter Pauline.1
Nicholas served circa 1861 in the Union Army during the Civil War in Company A, 1st Regiment, U. S. Reserve Corps, Missouri Home Guard, as a private..2
Nicholas was a teamster in 1870 at Missouri.3
Nicholas is a head of household, under the name of "Nicholas Melcher", on the 1870 U. S. Census for Missouri. He was identified as a 39-year-old white male, born in Prussia. His real estate is valued at $3000.00 and his personal estate at $2000.00. His parents were both foreign born. He is a citizen.. Enumerated with him were:, his sons John and William C., his daughters Pauline, Fredericka and Catherine.3
In 1880 Nicholas Melcher farmed in Missouri.4
Nicholas was enumerated under the name of "Nich Melchoir" on the 1880 U.S. Census of Jefferson Township, Cole County, Missouri, he was listed as a 48-year-old white widowed male, born in Prussia. His parents were also born in Prussia.. He was a lodger in the household of Benjamin Derkens and family. (no known relationship.)4
Nicholas died on November 26, 1884.5
His obituary was published in the Cole County Democrat circa November 27, 1884 at Missouri.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Jefferson City, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher1
1870MissouriNicholas Melcher3
1880Jefferson Township, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher4

Family

Margaret Wolfrum b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
Children

Citations

  1. [S5753] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nick Melcher household.
  2. [S5741] U. S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865, unknown repository , 2007.
  3. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.
  4. [S5755] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nich Melchoir household.
  5. [S3462] Missouri Newspaper death index, Ancestry.com (database online), 1997-8.
  6. [S6199] John Melcher Death Certificate.

Margaret Wolfrum1,2

F, #31787, b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     Margaret married Nicholas Melcher.2 Margaret Wolfrum was born circa 1839 in Germany.2
Margaret was enumerated with her husband, Nicholas Melcher under the name of "Margt Melcher" on the 1860 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a 21-year-old female, born in Germany.2
Margaret died between 1870 and 1880.3
Margaret was enumerated with her husband, Nicholas Melcher on the 1870 U. S. Census for Missouri. She was listed as a 32-year-old white female, born in Bavaria. Both of her parents were foreign born.4

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Jefferson City, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher2
1870MissouriNicholas Melcher4

Family

Nicholas Melcher b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Children

Citations

  1. [S6199] John Melcher Death Certificate.
  2. [S5753] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nick Melcher household.
  3. [S5755] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nich Melchoir household.
  4. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.

Chris Melcher1

M, #31788, b. circa 1857
Father*Nicholas Melcher1 b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Mother*Margaret Wolfrum1 b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     Chris Melcher, son of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, was born circa 1857 in Missouri.1
Chris was enumerated with his parent Nicholas Melcher under the name of "Chris Melcher" on the 1860 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was listed as a three-year-old male, born in Missouri.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Jefferson City, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher1

Citations

  1. [S5753] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nick Melcher household.

Pauline Melcher1

F, #31789, b. circa 1859
Father*Nicholas Melcher1 b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Mother*Margaret Wolfrum1 b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     Pauline Melcher, daughter of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, was born circa 1859 in Missouri.1
Pauline was enumerated with her parent Nicholas Melcher under the name of "Pauline Melcher" on the 1860 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a one-year-old female, born in Missouri.1
Pauline was enumerated with her parent Nicholas Melcher under the name of "Paulina Melcher" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Missouri. She was listed as an 11-year-old white female, born in Missouri. Both of her parents are foreign born and she has attended school within the year.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Jefferson City, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher1
1870MissouriNicholas Melcher2

Citations

  1. [S5753] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nick Melcher household.
  2. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.

John Melcher1

M, #31790, b. April, 1861, d. May 17, 1933
Father*Nicholas Melcher2,3 b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Mother*Margaret Wolfrum3,1 b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     John Melcher, son of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, was born in April, 1861 in Missouri.1,4
He was enumerated with his parent Nicholas Melcher on the 1870 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was listed as a nine-year-old white male, born in Missouri. His parents are both foreign born and he has attended school within the year.2
John was described as "works in machine" in 1880 at Cole County, Missouri.5
John married Susan Engelbrecht (her second marriage) on September 9, 1885 at Missouri; The ceremony was performed by the Reverend O. A. Richter, a minister of the Gospel.4,6
John was a day laborer in 1900 at Missouri. He is listed in the Jefferson City Directory of 1900 as a farmer and stockman.4,7
John is a head of household on the 1900 U. S. Census of 831 East High Street, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was identified as a 39-year-old white widowed male, born in Missouri. His mother was also born in Missouri, while his father was born in Germany. He owns his home with a mortgage.. Enumerated with him were:, his son William.4
John was a tenant farmer in 1910 at Jefferson Township, Cole County, Missouri.8
John was a carpenter in a shoe factory in 1920 at Missouri.9
John was a janitor in a public building in 1930 at Missouri.10
John was a carpenter before 1933 at Missouri.3 His cause of death was lobar pneumonia.3
John died on May 17, 1933 in Missouri, at age 72 He was a widower at the time of his death. The attending physician was Bedford of Jefferson City, Missouri. The informant on the death certificate was Christ Wagner, of Jefferson City, Missouri.3 He was buried on May 19, 1933 in Osage Bluff, Missouri.3

Family

Susan Engelbrecht d. between 1888 and 1900
Child

Citations

  1. [S5753] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nick Melcher household.
  2. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.
  3. [S6199] John Melcher Death Certificate.
  4. [S5756] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Melchoir household.
  5. [S5755] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nich Melchoir household.
  6. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.
  7. [S216] 1900 Jefferson City Directory.
  8. [S5757] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Melcher household.
  9. [S5758] 1920 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Melcher household.
  10. [S5760] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Melcher household.

Fredericka Melcher1

F, #31791, b. circa 1863
Father*Nicholas Melcher1 b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Mother*Margaret Wolfrum1 b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     Fredericka Melcher, daughter of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, was born circa 1863 in Missouri.1
Fredericka was enumerated with her parent Nicholas Melcher under the name of "Riecka Melcher" on the 1870 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as an seven-year-old white female, born in Missouri. Both of her parents are foreign born and she has attended school within the year.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Jefferson City, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher1

Citations

  1. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.

Catherine Melcher1

F, #31792, b. circa 1866
Father*Nicholas Melcher1 b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Mother*Margaret Wolfrum1 b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     Catherine Melcher, daughter of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, was born circa 1866 in Missouri.1
Catherine was enumerated with her parent Nicholas Melcher on the 1870 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a four-year-old white female, born in Missouri. Both of her parents are foreign born.1

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1870Jefferson City, Cole County, MissouriNicholas Melcher1

Citations

  1. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.

William C. Melcher1,2

M, #31793, b. circa 1868
Father*Nicholas Melcher1 b. circa 1831, d. November 26, 1884
Mother*Margaret Wolfrum1 b. circa 1839, d. between 1870 and 1880
     William C. Melcher, son of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, was born circa 1868 in Missouri.1
He was enumerated with his parent Nicholas Melcher on the 1870 U. S. Census for Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was listed as a two-year-old white male, born in Missouri. His parents are both foreign born.1
William married Elizabeth M. (?) in 1896.3,2
William C. was a blacksmith in his own shop between 1910 and 1930 at Missouri.2,3,4
William is a head of household, under the name of "William C. Melchers", on the 1910 U. S. Census of 435 Clark Avenue, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was identified as a 40-year-old white male, married for fourteen years. He was born in Missouri, while his parents were born in Germany. He rents his home and is able to read, write, and speak English.. Enumerated with him were: his wife Elizabeth M., his daughter Mabel C.2
William is a head of household on the 1930 U. S. Census of 1017 East McCarty Street, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was identified as a 60-year-old white male, married since the age of 25 years. He and his mother were born in Missouri, while his father was born in Germany. He rents his home for $18.00 per month and is not a veteran. He is able to read, write, and speak English.. Enumerated with him were: his wife Elizabeth M.3

Family

Elizabeth M. (?) b. circa 1874
Child

Citations

  1. [S5754] 1870 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nicholas Melcher household.
  2. [S5762] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William C. Melchers household.
  3. [S5759] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William C. Melcher household.
  4. [S5771] Melcher's Blacksmith Shop Photograph, 1926, Bob & Linda Berg, Annotation on back is in Charles Frank's handwriting.

William Melcher1

M, #31794, b. February, 1888
Father*John Melcher1 b. April, 1861, d. May 17, 1933
Mother*Susan Engelbrecht d. between 1888 and 1900
     William Melcher, son of John Melcher and Susan Engelbrecht, was born in February, 1888 in Missouri.1
William was enumerated as the son of John Melcher on the 1900 U. S. Census of 831 East High Street, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. He was listed as a 12-year-old white male, born in Missouri, as were his parents. He has attended school within the year.1

Citations

  1. [S5756] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Melchoir household.

Elizabeth M. (?)1

F, #31795, b. circa 1874
     Elizabeth M. (?) was born circa 1874 in Missouri.1
Elizabeth married William C. Melcher, son of Nicholas Melcher and Margaret Wolfrum, in 1896.1,2
Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of William C. Melcher under the name of "Lizza M. Melchers" on the 1910 U. S. Census of 435 Clark Avenue, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a 36-year-old white female, married for fourteen years. She has borne one child, who is living. She is able to read, write, and speak English.2
Elizabeth was enumerated as the wife of William C. Melcher on the 1930 U. S. Census of 1017 East McCarty Street, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a 56-year-old white female, married since the age of 21 years. She and her parents were born in Missouri. She is able to read, write, and speak English, and has no occupation at this time.1

Family

William C. Melcher b. circa 1868
Child

Citations

  1. [S5759] 1930 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William C. Melcher household.
  2. [S5762] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William C. Melchers household.

Mabel C. Melcher1

F, #31796, b. circa 1898
Father*William C. Melcher1 b. circa 1868
Mother*Elizabeth M. (?)1 b. circa 1874
     Mabel C. Melcher, daughter of William C. Melcher and Elizabeth M. (?), was born circa 1898 in Missouri.1
Mabel was enumerated as the daughter of William C. Melcher under the name of "Mabel C. Melchers" on the 1910 U. S. Census of 435 Clark Avenue, Jefferson City, Cole County, Missouri. She was listed as a 12-year-old white female, born in Missouri as were her parents. She speaks English and has attended school within the year.1

Citations

  1. [S5762] 1910 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), William C. Melchers household.

Benjamin Derkens1

M, #31797

Citations

  1. [S5755] 1880 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Nich Melchoir household.

Susan Lee Shotwell1

F, #31798, b. 1856
Father*John Shotwell2 b. April 17, 1817, d. June 25, 1883
Mother*Nancy Lollar2 b. September 25, 1823, d. April 9, 1865
     Susan Lee Shotwell, daughter of John Shotwell and Nancy Lollar, was born in 1856 in Missouri.2
She lived with her parents, Nancy and John, in 1860 at Bonhomme Township, Manchester, St. Louis County, Missouri.2
Susan was enumerated with her parent John Shotwell on the 1860 U. S. Census for Bonhomme Township, Missouri. She was listed as a four-year-old girl born in Missouri.2
Susan married Michael L. L. Hollocher, son of Michael Hollocher and Mary (?), on April 3, 1930 at St. Louis, Missouri.3,1

Family

Michael L. L. Hollocher b. 1854

Citations

  1. [S1] St Louis City Marriages 1804-76, Ancestry.com (database online), 2000.
  2. [S5778] 1960 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Shotwell household.
  3. [S6134] Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002, Ancestry.com (database online), 2007.

John Hollocher1

M, #31799, b. from 1846 to 1847
Father*Michael Hollocher1 b. 1818, d. circa 1874
Mother*Mary (?)1 b. 1824, d. September 29, 1875
     John married Martha Ann Shotwell, daughter of John Shotwell and Nancy Lollar.2 John Hollocher, son of Michael Hollocher and Mary (?), was born from 1846 to 1847 in Missouri.3,4
He lived with his parents, Mary and Michael, in 1850 at south half in St. Louis, Missouri.4
He was enumerated with his parent Michael Hollocher under the name of "John Holscher" on the 1850 U. S. Census for south half, Missouri. He was listed as a three-year-old boy born i Missouri.4
He lived with his parents, Mary and Michael, in 1860 at Ward 1 in St. Louis, Missouri.3
He was enumerated with his parent Michael Hollocher on the 1860 U. S. Census for Ward 1, Missouri. He was listed as a 14-year-old male born in Missouri, he was not attending school.3
In 1900 John Hollocher farmed at Meramec Township in St. Louis County, Missouri.5
Martha and John Hollocher lived in 1900 at Meramec Township in Missouri. Residing with them were, their children Charles, Gilbert, Lotta, Walter and Frederic..5
John is a head of household on the 1900 U. S. Census of Meramec Township, Missouri. He was identified as a 53-year-old male born in Missouri, his father was born in Germany and his mother in Pennsylvania. He owned a farm which was mortgaged and listed on farm schedule 91. Enumerated with him were: his wife Martha Ann, his sons Charles Roy, Gilbert, Walter S. and Frederic L., his daughter Lotta P.5

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1850south half, St. Louis, MissouriMichael Hollocher4
1860Ward 1, St. Louis, MissouriMichael Hollocher3
1900Meramec Township, St. Louis County, MissouriJohn Hollocher5

Family

Martha Ann Shotwell b. February 22, 1858
Children

Citations

  1. [S5751] Marie Hollocher Probate File.
  2. [S5776] Charles Roy Hollocher Death Certificate.
  3. [S5764] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Michael Hollocher household.
  4. [S5765] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Michael Hollocher household.
  5. [S5777] 1900 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), John Hollocher household.
  6. [S2392] Internet Site: Missouri Birth and Death Records, pre 1910).

Mary Magdalene "Lena" Hollocher1

F, #31800, b. 1844
Father*Michael Hollocher1 b. 1818, d. circa 1874
Mother*Mary (?)1 b. 1824, d. September 29, 1875
     Mary Magdalene "Lena" Hollocher, daughter of Michael Hollocher and Mary (?), was born in 1844 in Missouri.2
She lived with her parents, Mary and Michael, in 1850 at south half, St. Louis, Missouri.3
She lived with her parents, Mary and Michael, in 1860 at Ward 1, St. Louis, Missouri.2
Mary married August Funk on June 5, 1860 at St. Louis, Missouri.1,4
Mary was enumerated with her parent Michael Hollocher on the 1860 U. S. Census for Ward 1, Missouri. She was listed as a 16-year-old girl born in Missouri.2

Census

Census YearPlaceHead of Household
1860Ward 1, St. Louis, MissouriMichael Hollocher2

Family

August Funk

Citations

  1. [S5751] Marie Hollocher Probate File.
  2. [S5764] 1860 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Michael Hollocher household.
  3. [S5765] 1850 U.S. Federal Census (Population Schedule), Michael Hollocher household.
  4. [S1] St Louis City Marriages 1804-76, Ancestry.com (database online), 2000.