Chester Grooms

M, b. 18 September 1887, d. 25 March 1956
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageChester Grooms married Alta Mae Scheer, daughter of August C. Scheer and Elsie Adelle Seiders.
Birth18 September 1887Chester Grooms was born on 18 September 1887 at Nebraska.
Death25 March 1956He died on 25 March 1956 at Oregon at age 68.

Lucreta Persons

F, b. 11 January 1908, d. 11 January 1989
Father*John Persons
Mother*Nellie Key
Lucreta (Persons) Seiders Novik 1978
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLucreta Persons was also known as Lu.
Married Namecirca 1931As of circa 1931,her married name was Seiders.
Married Namebefore 1950As of before 1950,her married name was Novick.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 January 1908Lucreta Persons was born on 11 January 1908 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of John Persons and Nellie Key.
Marriagecirca 1931Lucreta Persons married Ray J. Seiders, son of Joseph Harry Seiders and Orphia Jane Culver, circa 1931.
DivorceApril 1944Lucreta Persons and Ray J. Seiders were divorced in April 1944.
Marriagebefore 1950Lucreta Persons married Thomas Novick, son of Jacob Novick and Hannah Sweet, before 1950.
Death11 January 1989Lucreta Persons died on 11 January 1989 at age 81 Lucreta J (Persons) Seiders Novick obituary.
Madison Wisconsin State Journal January 12, 1989 - Lucreta J (Persons) Seiders Novick obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
1940Reedsburg, Sauk, WisconsinLucreta Persons was listed as wife in Ray J. Seiders's household on the 1940 Census at Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin.1
  • In August 1978 mentioned in the family history article on Lucreta (Persons) Seiders Novik.
    Madison Wisconsin State Journal August 27, 1978 - Family history article on Lucreta (Persons) Seiders Novik

Children of Lucreta Persons and Ray J. Seiders

Citations

  1. [S373] U.S. Federal Census 1940 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1940; Census Place: Reedsburg, Sauk, Wisconsin; Roll: m-t0627-04523; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 56-32A.

Rosa May Finn

F, b. June 1868, d. 6 July 1868
Father*Charles Warren Finn b. Jul 1842, d. 2 Oct 1923
Mother*Rosina Seiders b. Jun 1853, d. 1931
Life EventDateDescription
BirthJune 1868Rosa May Finn was born in June 1868 at Wisconsin.
She was the daughter of Charles Warren Finn and Rosina Seiders.
Death6 July 1868Rosa May Finn died on 6 July 1868 at Wisconsin.
Burialafter 6 July 1868She was buried after 6 July 1868 at Spring Green Cemetery, Spring Green, Sauk, Wisconsin.

David Keifer

M
Father*(?) Keifer
Life EventDateDescription
David Keifer was the son of (?) Keifer.

Child of David Keifer

Peter Keifer

M, b. 9 December 1804, d. 28 March 1899
Father*David Keifer
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationPeter Keifer was also known as Kifer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth9 December 1804Peter Keifer was born on 9 December 1804 at Bavaria, Germany.
He was the son of David Keifer.
Marriage28 April 1844Peter Keifer married Susan Meister, daughter of Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller, on 28 April 1844.
Death28 March 1899Peter Keifer died on 28 March 1899 at Johnsville, Morrow, Ohio, at age 94 Newspaper: Morrow County Sentinel; Newspaper Date: 06 Apr 1899; Newspaper Page: 4 Column: 3.
Burialafter 28 March 1899He was buried after 28 March 1899 at Shauck Cemetery, Shauck, Morrow, Ohio.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 August 1850Perry, Morrow, OhioPeter Keifer was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio, listed as Kifer.1
22 June 1860Perry, Morrow, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.2
7 July 1870Perry, Morrow, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.3
June 1880Perry, Morrow, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.4
  • Peter Keifer immigrated on 11 May 1834 to port of Havre to, New York, he left home for the United States, May 11, 1834, sailing from the port of Havre, and after an ocean voyage of six weeks, he arrived at New York July 14.
  • He migrated in 1835 at Pennsylvania to, Morrow, Ohio, In the spring of 1835, he (Peter Keifer) joined his uncle, Philip Keifer, who was journeying to Ohio; he walked the most of the way. They settled in Troy (township, Morrow, Ohio).
  • In 1871 at Perry, Morrow, Ohio, Land ownership map for Perry, Morrow, OH.
    Land ownership map for Perry, Morrow, OH - Keifer, Peter 1871
  • In 1880 Peter Keifer, son of David Keifer, was born Dec. 9, 1804, in Bavaria, Germany; he was sent to school about three years; at the age of thirteen he hired out to work on a farm by the year, which he continued for fourteen years; for the first year’s work he received three dollars, and the highest wages received during that period was eighteen dollars per year; he left home for the United States, May 11, 1834, sailing from the port of Havre, and after an ocean voyage of six weeks, he arrived at New York July 14; he went by rail and steamboat to Philadelphia, and from there to Lebanon Co., Penn., where he worked on the farm some eight months; in the spring of 1835, he joined his uncle, Philip Keifer, who was journeying to Ohio; he walked the most of the way. They settled in Troy Tp., of this county. Although unused to chopping, on his arrival he began clearing land at from three to five dollars per acre; in this way he cleared some eighty acres for others; about 1836, he purchased twenty-five acres where his present residence stands; by his own energy and frugality, he now possesses the entire quarter section, on which he has cleared sixty acres and erected substantial buildings; he married Susan Meister, April 28, 1844. She was born in Switzerland, Aug. 22, 1812, and came over with her parents during the same year as Mr. Keifer. Her parents settled at first in Wayne Co., Ohio, and afterwards removed to Fulton Co. Of this marriage three children have been born -- John, born April 23, 1845; Benjamin, Dec. 30, 1846; Sarah, Feb. 22, 1853. Peter Keifer and wife are members of the Mennonite Church, in which he holds the office of Deacon.
    Source: History of Morrow County and Ohio – Chicago: O. L. Baskin, 1880, pp. 818-819.

Children of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M432_716; Page: 422A; Image: 152.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M653_1017; Page: 237; Image: 478; Family History Library Film: 805017.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M593_1247; Page: 437B; Image: 388043; Family History Library Film: 552746.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: 1053; Family History Film: 1255053; Page: 330C; Enumeration District: 132; Image: 0662.

Susan Meister

F, b. 22 August 1812, d. 23 December 1893
Father*Georges Meister b. 4 Oct 1792, d. 18 Aug 1875
Mother*Margarette M. Keller b. 3 Jul 1792, d. 22 Nov 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSusan Meister was also known as Susanne.
Married Name28 April 1844As of 28 April 1844,her married name was Keifer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 August 1812Susan Meister was born on 22 August 1812 at Switzerland.
She was the daughter of Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller.
Marriage28 April 1844Susan Meister married Peter Keifer, son of David Keifer, on 28 April 1844.
Death23 December 1893Susan Meister died on 23 December 1893 at Morrow, Ohio, at age 81.
Burialafter 23 December 1893She was buried after 23 December 1893 at Shauck Cemetery, Shauck, Morrow, Ohio.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 August 1850Perry, Morrow, OhioSusan Meister was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1850 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio; listed as Kifer.1
22 June 1860Perry, Morrow, OhioSusan Meister was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1860 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.2
7 July 1870Perry, Morrow, OhioSusan Meister was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1870 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.3
June 1880Perry, Morrow, OhioSusan Meister was listed as wife in Peter Keifer's household on the 1880 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.4
  • Susan Meister immigrated with Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller on 26 May 1834 at New York; Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Havre
    Place of Origin: Switzerland
    Destination: Ohio
    Ship: Ship Asia.

Children of Susan Meister and Peter Keifer

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M432_716; Page: 422A; Image: 152.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M653_1017; Page: 237; Image: 478; Family History Library Film: 805017.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M593_1247; Page: 437B; Image: 388043; Family History Library Film: 552746.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1880; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: 1053; Family History Film: 1255053; Page: 330C; Enumeration District: 132; Image: 0662.

John M. Keifer

M, b. 23 April 1845, d. 17 May 1928
Father*Peter Keifer b. 9 Dec 1804, d. 28 Mar 1899
Mother*Susan Meister b. 22 Aug 1812, d. 23 Dec 1893
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJohn M. Keifer married Hannah Blair.
Birth23 April 1845John M. Keifer was born on 23 April 1845 at Ohio.
He was the son of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister.
Death17 May 1928John M. Keifer died on 17 May 1928 at Galion, Crawford, Ohio, at age 83.
Burialafter 17 May 1928He was buried after 17 May 1928 at Shauck Cemetery, Shauck, Morrow, Ohio.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 August 1850Perry, Morrow, OhioJohn M. Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1850 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio; listed as Kifer.1
22 June 1860Perry, Morrow, OhioJohn M. Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1860 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.2
7 July 1870Perry, Morrow, OhioJohn M. Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1870 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.3

Child of John M. Keifer and Hannah Blair

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M432_716; Page: 422A; Image: 152.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M653_1017; Page: 237; Image: 478; Family History Library Film: 805017.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M593_1247; Page: 437B; Image: 388043; Family History Library Film: 552746.

Benjamin Keifer

M, b. 30 December 1846, d. 4 May 1884
Father*Peter Keifer b. 9 Dec 1804, d. 28 Mar 1899
Mother*Susan Meister b. 22 Aug 1812, d. 23 Dec 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birth30 December 1846Benjamin Keifer was born on 30 December 1846 at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.
He was the son of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister.
Marriage18 April 1875Benjamin Keifer married Louisa Portner, daughter of David Portner and Margaret Noward, on 18 April 1875.
Death4 May 1884Benjamin Keifer died on 4 May 1884 at Morrow, Ohio, at age 37.
Burialafter 4 May 1884He was buried after 4 May 1884 at Shauck Cemetery, Shauck, Morrow, Ohio.
Census DateLocationDescription
9 August 1850Perry, Morrow, OhioBenjamin Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1850 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio; listed as Kifer.1
22 June 1860Perry, Morrow, OhioBenjamin Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1860 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.2
7 July 1870Perry, Morrow, OhioBenjamin Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1870 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.3
  • In 1880 at Morrow, Ohio, BENJAMIN KEIFER, farmer; P. O., Sbaucks; second son of Peter and Susan (Meister) Keifer, was born Dec. 30, 1846, in this township; he lived at home until 28; he then united his fortunes with Louisa Portner, April 18, 1875. She is the oldest daughter of David and Margaret (Noward) Portner; born Jan. 17, 1852. David Portner was born in Switzerland about 1824, and came across the ocean with his parents when about two years old. His parents settled in Clinton Co., Penn., about 1826, where they lived until 1833, when they moved to Troy Tp., of this county, on 74 acres of land. David wedded Margaret Noward, Oct. 31, 1849. She was a daughter of George and Margaret (Radal) Noward. Both of her parents (grand-parents of Mrs. Keifer) were born in Bavaria, Germany, and came across the ocean in the same vessel in 1819, and settled at Lebanon, Penn., where they were married, and came to Troy Tp. in 1833. Mr. Noward was born Sept. 2, 1799, and is now eighty-one years old, hale and hearty. David Partner raised six children -- Louisa, Jacob M., Samuel S., Mary C., Chrissie A. and Hattie B. After marriage, our subject settled on the present place, where he rents 80 acres of his father’s farm; he votes with the time-honored party of Jefferson and Jackson. One daughter has blessed this union -- Emma I. Keifer; born Jan. 16, 1876. His father, Peter Keifer, son of David Keifer, was born Dec. 9, 1804, in Bavaria, Germany; he was sent to school about three years; at the age of thirteen he hired out to work on a farm by the year, which he continued for fourteen years; for the first year’s work he received three dollars, and the highest wages received during that period was eighteen dollars per year; he left home for the United States, May 11, 1834, sailing from the port of Havre, and after an ocean voyage of six weeks, he arrived at New York July 14; he went by rail and steamboat to Philadelphia, and from there to Lebanon Co., Penn., where he worked on the farm some eight months; in the spring of 1835, he joined his uncle, Philip Keifer, who was journeying to Ohio; he walked the most of the way. They settled in Troy Tp., of this county. Although unused to chopping, on his arrival he began clearing land at from three to five dollars per acre; in this way he cleared some eighty acres for others; about 1836, he purchased twenty-five acres where his present residence stands; by his own energy and frugality, he now possesses the entire quarter section, on which he has cleared sixty acres and erected substantial buildings; he married Susan Meister, April 28, 1844. She was born in Switzerland, Aug. 22, 1812, and came over with her parents during the same year as Mr. Keifer. Her parents settled at first in Wayne Co., Ohio, and afterwards removed to Fulton Co. Of this marriage three children have been born -- John, born April 23, 1845; Benjamin, Dec. 30, 1846; Sarah, Feb. 22, 1853. Peter Keifer and wife are members of the Mennonite Church, in which he holds the office of Deacon.
    Source: History of Morrow County and Ohio – Chicago: O. L. Baskin, 1880, pp. 818-819.
    History of Morrow County and Ohio 1880 - Keifer, Benjamin - page 818
    History of Morrow County and Ohio 1880 - Keifer, Benjamin - page 819

Child of Benjamin Keifer and Louisa Portner

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M432_716; Page: 422A; Image: 152.
  2. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M653_1017; Page: 237; Image: 478; Family History Library Film: 805017.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M593_1247; Page: 437B; Image: 388043; Family History Library Film: 552746.

Sarah Keifer

F, b. 22 February 1853
Father*Peter Keifer b. 9 Dec 1804, d. 28 Mar 1899
Mother*Susan Meister b. 22 Aug 1812, d. 23 Dec 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 February 1853Sarah Keifer was born on 22 February 1853 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 June 1860Perry, Morrow, OhioSarah Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1860 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.1
7 July 1870Perry, Morrow, OhioSarah Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1870 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.2

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M653_1017; Page: 237; Image: 478; Family History Library Film: 805017.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M593_1247; Page: 437B; Image: 388043; Family History Library Film: 552746.

(?) Keifer

M

Children of (?) Keifer

Louisa Portner

F, b. 17 January 1852, d. 21 January 1900
Father*David Portner b. 1823, d. 1888
Mother*Margaret Noward b. 1830, d. 1908
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name18 April 1875As of 18 April 1875,her married name was Keifer.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 January 1852Louisa Portner was born on 17 January 1852 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of David Portner and Margaret Noward.
Marriage18 April 1875Louisa Portner married Benjamin Keifer, son of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister, on 18 April 1875.
Death21 January 1900Louisa Portner died on 21 January 1900 at Morrow, Ohio, at age 48.
Burialafter 21 January 1900She was buried after 21 January 1900 at Shauck Cemetery, Shauck, Morrow, Ohio.

Child of Louisa Portner and Benjamin Keifer

David Portner

M, b. 1823, d. 1888
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1823David Portner was born in 1823 at Switzerland.
Marriage31 October 1849He married Margaret Noward, daughter of George Noward and Margaret Radal, on 31 October 1849.
Death1888David Portner died in 1888 at Ohio.

Margaret Noward

F, b. 1830, d. 1908
Father*George Noward b. 2 Sep 1799, d. a 1880
Mother*Margaret Radal
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name31 October 1849As of 31 October 1849,her married name was Portner.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1830Margaret Noward was born in 1830.
She was the daughter of George Noward and Margaret Radal.
Marriage31 October 1849Margaret Noward married David Portner on 31 October 1849.
Death1908Margaret Noward died in 1908 at Ohio.

George Noward

M, b. 2 September 1799, d. after 1880
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorge Noward married Margaret Radal.
Birth2 September 1799George Noward was born on 2 September 1799 at Bavaria, Germany.
Deathafter 1880He died after 1880.

Child of George Noward and Margaret Radal

Margaret Radal

F
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Noward.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargaret Radal married George Noward.

Child of Margaret Radal and George Noward

Jacob M. Portner

M
Father*David Portner b. 1823, d. 1888
Mother*Margaret Noward b. 1830, d. 1908
Life EventDateDescription
Jacob M. Portner was the son of David Portner and Margaret Noward.

Samuel S. Portner

M
Father*David Portner b. 1823, d. 1888
Mother*Margaret Noward b. 1830, d. 1908
Life EventDateDescription
Samuel S. Portner was the son of David Portner and Margaret Noward.

Mary C. Portner

F
Father*David Portner b. 1823, d. 1888
Mother*Margaret Noward b. 1830, d. 1908
Life EventDateDescription
Mary C. Portner was the daughter of David Portner and Margaret Noward.

Chrissie A. Portner

F
Father*David Portner b. 1823, d. 1888
Mother*Margaret Noward b. 1830, d. 1908
Life EventDateDescription
Chrissie A. Portner was the daughter of David Portner and Margaret Noward.

Hattie B. Portner

F
Father*David Portner b. 1823, d. 1888
Mother*Margaret Noward b. 1830, d. 1908
Life EventDateDescription
Hattie B. Portner was the daughter of David Portner and Margaret Noward.

Emma Irene Keifer

F, b. 16 January 1876, d. 1960
Father*Benjamin Keifer b. 30 Dec 1846, d. 4 May 1884
Mother*Louisa Portner b. 17 Jan 1852, d. 21 Jan 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Crew.
Married Name1894As of 1894,her married name was Rinehart.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageEmma Irene Keifer married Oris Crew at 2nd marriage for her.
Birth16 January 1876Emma Irene Keifer was born on 16 January 1876 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Benjamin Keifer and Louisa Portner.
Marriage1894Emma Irene Keifer married Clayton Rinehart in 1894.
Death1960Emma Irene Keifer died in 1960.

Hannah Blair

F, d. 24 February 1891
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Keifer.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHannah Blair married John M. Keifer, son of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister.
Death24 February 1891Hannah Blair died on 24 February 1891 at Ohio.

Child of Hannah Blair and John M. Keifer

Clinton J. Keifer

M, b. 1881, d. 1886
Father*John M. Keifer b. 23 Apr 1845, d. 17 May 1928
Mother*Hannah Blair d. 24 Feb 1891
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1881Clinton J. Keifer was born in 1881.
He was the son of John M. Keifer and Hannah Blair.
Death1886Clinton J. Keifer died in 1886.

Clayton Rinehart

M
Life EventDateDescription
Marriage1894Clayton Rinehart married Emma Irene Keifer, daughter of Benjamin Keifer and Louisa Portner, in 1894.

Oris Crew

M
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageOris Crew married Emma Irene Keifer, daughter of Benjamin Keifer and Louisa Portner, at 2nd marriage for her.

Margaret Keifer

F, b. circa 1856, d. before 1870
Father*Peter Keifer b. 9 Dec 1804, d. 28 Mar 1899
Mother*Susan Meister b. 22 Aug 1812, d. 23 Dec 1893
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1856Margaret Keifer was born circa 1856 at Ohio.
She was the daughter of Peter Keifer and Susan Meister.
Deathbefore 1870Margaret Keifer died before 1870.
Census DateLocationDescription
22 June 1860Perry, Morrow, OhioMargaret Keifer was listed in Peter Keifer's household on the 1860 Census at Perry, Morrow, Ohio.1

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Perry, Morrow, Ohio; Roll: M653_1017; Page: 237; Image: 478; Family History Library Film: 805017.

Georges Meister

M, b. 4 October 1792, d. 18 August 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationGeorges Meister was also known as Johann Georg.
Name VariationGeorges Meister was also known as George.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageGeorges Meister married Margarette M. Keller.
Birth4 October 1792Georges Meister was born on 4 October 1792 at Schaffhausen, Switzerland.
Death18 August 1875He died on 18 August 1875 at Fulton, Ohio, at age 82.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 October 1850German, Fulton, OhioGeorges Meister was listed as the head of a family on the 1850 Census at German, Fulton, Ohio.1
1870German, Fulton, OhioHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at German, Fulton, Ohio.2
  • Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller immigrated on 26 May 1834 to New York Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Havre
    Place of Origin: Switzerland
    Destination: Ohio
    Ship: Ship Asia.
    New York Passenger Lists 26 May 1834 - Meister, Georges

Children of Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: German, Fulton, Ohio; Roll: M432_681; Page: 355B; Image: 179.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: German, Fulton, Ohio; Roll: M593_1202; Page: 118A; Image: 9094; Family History Library Film: 552701.

Margarette M. Keller

F, b. 3 July 1792, d. 22 November 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMargarette M. Keller was also known as Margaurite.
Married NameHer married name was Meister.
Name VariationMargarette M. Keller was also known as Margret.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargarette M. Keller married Georges Meister.
Birth3 July 1792Margarette M. Keller was born on 3 July 1792 at Switzerland.
Death22 November 1872She died on 22 November 1872 at Fulton, Ohio, at age 80.
Census DateLocationDescription
2 October 1850German, Fulton, OhioMargarette M. Keller was listed in Georges Meister's household on the 1850 Census at German, Fulton, Ohio.1
1870German, Fulton, OhioMargarette M. Keller was listed in Georges Meister's household on the 1870 Census at German, Fulton, Ohio.2
  • Margarette M. Keller and Georges Meister immigrated on 26 May 1834 to New York Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Havre
    Place of Origin: Switzerland
    Destination: Ohio
    Ship: Ship Asia.
    New York Passenger Lists 26 May 1834 - Meister, Georges

Children of Margarette M. Keller and Georges Meister

Citations

  1. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1850; Census Place: German, Fulton, Ohio; Roll: M432_681; Page: 355B; Image: 179.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: German, Fulton, Ohio; Roll: M593_1202; Page: 118A; Image: 9094; Family History Library Film: 552701.

Jacques Meister

M, b. circa 1813
Father*Georges Meister b. 4 Oct 1792, d. 18 Aug 1875
Mother*Margarette M. Keller b. 3 Jul 1792, d. 22 Nov 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1813Jacques Meister was born circa 1813 at Switzerland.
He was the son of Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller.
  • Jacques Meister immigrated with Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller on 26 May 1834 at New York; Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Havre
    Place of Origin: Switzerland
    Destination: Ohio
    Ship: Ship Asia.

Georges Meister Jr.

M, b. circa 1815
Father*Georges Meister b. 4 Oct 1792, d. 18 Aug 1875
Mother*Margarette M. Keller b. 3 Jul 1792, d. 22 Nov 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1815Georges Meister Jr. was born circa 1815 at Switzerland.
He was the son of Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller.
  • Georges Meister Jr. immigrated with Georges Meister and Margarette M. Keller on 26 May 1834 at New York; Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Havre
    Place of Origin: Switzerland
    Destination: Ohio
    Ship: Ship Asia.