Sophia Riechers

F, b. 1853, d. 1927
Father*Hans Heinrich Riechers b. 1823, d. 1881
Mother*Engel Dorothea Wille b. 1822, d. 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Schroeder.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1853Sophia Riechers was born in 1853.
She was the daughter of Hans Heinrich Riechers and Engel Dorothea Wille.
Death1927Sophia Riechers died in 1927.

Lena Riechers

F, b. 1856, d. 1929
Father*Hans Heinrich Riechers b. 1823, d. 1881
Mother*Engel Dorothea Wille b. 1822, d. 1872
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Rauschenberger.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1856Lena Riechers was born in 1856.
She was the daughter of Hans Heinrich Riechers and Engel Dorothea Wille.
Death1929Lena Riechers died in 1929.

Engel Maria Sophia Riechers

F, b. 1858, d. 1928
Father*Hans Heinrich Riechers b. 1823, d. 1881
Mother*Engel Dorothea Wille b. 1822, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1858Engel Maria Sophia Riechers was born in 1858.
She was the daughter of Hans Heinrich Riechers and Engel Dorothea Wille.
Death1928Engel Maria Sophia Riechers died in 1928.

Heinrich Riechers

M, b. 1862, d. 1887
Father*Hans Heinrich Riechers b. 1823, d. 1881
Mother*Engel Dorothea Wille b. 1822, d. 1872
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1862Heinrich Riechers was born in 1862.
He was the son of Hans Heinrich Riechers and Engel Dorothea Wille.
Death1887Heinrich Riechers died in 1887.

Barbara Ann Matthias

F, b. 18 November 1933, d. December 1986
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Riechers.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageBarbara Ann Matthias married Delmar Riechers, son of Conrad Heinrich Friedrich Riechers Jr. and Maxina Mathilde Ohlendorf.
Birth18 November 1933Barbara Ann Matthias was born on 18 November 1933.
DeathDecember 1986She died in December 1986 at age 53.

Walter Wilhelm Steiber

M, b. 27 March 1894, d. 26 August 1961
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 March 1894Walter Wilhelm Steiber was born on 27 March 1894 at Illinois.
He was the son of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Marriage6 March 1921Walter Wilhelm Steiber married Helen Maria Emma Riechers, daughter of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene, on 6 March 1921.
Death26 August 1961Walter Wilhelm Steiber died on 26 August 1961 at age 67.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisWalter Wilhelm Steiber was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
1930Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Will, Illinois.2

Children of Walter Wilhelm Steiber and Helen Maria Emma Riechers

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 576, 214.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Vernon Steiber

M, b. circa 1925, d. 1955
Father*Walter Wilhelm Steiber b. 27 Mar 1894, d. 26 Aug 1961
Mother*Helen Maria Emma Riechers b. 2 Jan 1899, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1925Vernon Steiber was born circa 1925.
He was the son of Walter Wilhelm Steiber and Helen Maria Emma Riechers.
Death1955Vernon Steiber died in 1955.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Will, IllinoisVernon Steiber was listed as a son in Walter Wilhelm Steiber's household on the 1930 Census at Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Leonard Steiber

M, b. 1922, d. 1939
Father*Walter Wilhelm Steiber b. 27 Mar 1894, d. 26 Aug 1961
Mother*Helen Maria Emma Riechers b. 2 Jan 1899, d. a 1930
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1922Leonard Steiber was born in 1922.
He was the son of Walter Wilhelm Steiber and Helen Maria Emma Riechers.
Death1939Leonard Steiber died in 1939.
Census DateLocationDescription
1930Will, IllinoisLeonard Steiber was listed as a son in Walter Wilhelm Steiber's household on the 1930 Census at Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com.

Maria Sophia Caroline Riechers

F, b. 22 May 1886, d. 1 December 1957
Father*Conrad Riechers Sr. b. 26 Dec 1850, d. 8 Feb 1931
Mother*Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene b. 9 Dec 1860, d. 22 Mar 1924
Life EventDateDescription
Birth22 May 1886Maria Sophia Caroline Riechers was born on 22 May 1886.
She was the daughter of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene.
Death1 December 1957Maria Sophia Caroline Riechers died on 1 December 1957 at age 71.

Sophia Dorothea Wilhelmine Riechers

F, b. 14 September 1887, d. 1963
Father*Conrad Riechers Sr. b. 26 Dec 1850, d. 8 Feb 1931
Mother*Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene b. 9 Dec 1860, d. 22 Mar 1924
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 September 1887Sophia Dorothea Wilhelmine Riechers was born on 14 September 1887.
She was the daughter of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene.
Death1963Sophia Dorothea Wilhelmine Riechers died in 1963.

Heinrich August Friedrich Riechers

M, b. 17 February 1889, d. 27 March 1949
Father*Conrad Riechers Sr. b. 26 Dec 1850, d. 8 Feb 1931
Mother*Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene b. 9 Dec 1860, d. 22 Mar 1924
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 February 1889Heinrich August Friedrich Riechers was born on 17 February 1889.
He was the son of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene.
Death27 March 1949Heinrich August Friedrich Riechers died on 27 March 1949 at age 60.

Clara Caroline Maria Riechers

F, b. 2 November 1890, d. 29 May 1968
Father*Conrad Riechers Sr. b. 26 Dec 1850, d. 8 Feb 1931
Mother*Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene b. 9 Dec 1860, d. 22 Mar 1924
Life EventDateDescription
Birth2 November 1890Clara Caroline Maria Riechers was born on 2 November 1890.
She was the daughter of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene.
Death29 May 1968Clara Caroline Maria Riechers died on 29 May 1968 at age 77.

Wilhelm Heinrich Friedrich Riechers

M, b. 7 September 1892, d. 2 April 1945
Father*Conrad Riechers Sr. b. 26 Dec 1850, d. 8 Feb 1931
Mother*Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene b. 9 Dec 1860, d. 22 Mar 1924
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 September 1892Wilhelm Heinrich Friedrich Riechers was born on 7 September 1892.
He was the son of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene.
Death2 April 1945Wilhelm Heinrich Friedrich Riechers died on 2 April 1945 at age 52.

Friedrich Conrad Riechers

M, b. 7 April 1894, d. 26 August 1929
Father*Conrad Riechers Sr. b. 26 Dec 1850, d. 8 Feb 1931
Mother*Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene b. 9 Dec 1860, d. 22 Mar 1924
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFriedrich Conrad Riechers was also known as Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth7 April 1894Friedrich Conrad Riechers was born on 7 April 1894.
He was the son of Conrad Riechers Sr. and Mathilde Caroline Louise Engel Fiene.
Death26 August 1929Friedrich Conrad Riechers died on 26 August 1929 at age 35.

Leonard F. Klemm

M, b. 1 December 1914, d. February 1985
Father*Ferdinand E. Klemm Jr. b. 1893, d. Feb 1924
Mother*Emma Ohlendorf b. 7 Sep 1894, d. 11 Sep 1975
Life EventDateDescription
Birth1 December 1914Leonard F. Klemm was born on 1 December 1914 at Illinois.
He was the son of Ferdinand E. Klemm Jr. and Emma Ohlendorf.
DeathFebruary 1985Leonard F. Klemm died in February 1985 at age 70.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisLeonard F. Klemm was listed as a son in Ferdinand E. Klemm Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
21 April 1930Hammond, Lake, IndianaLeonard F. Klemm was listed as a step-son in John C. Meyrer's household on the 1930 Census at Hammond, Lake, Indiana.2
  • Leonard F. Klemm obtained US Social Security Card at Indiana; last residence Hammond, Lake, Indiana.
  • He and Ruth Jane Klemm lived in 1930 at Lake, Indiana.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 257, 141.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Hammond, Lake, Indiana; Roll: 601; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 131; Image: 1054.0.

Ruth Jane Klemm

F, b. 15 March 1917, d. 22 May 2007
Father*Ferdinand E. Klemm Jr. b. 1893, d. Feb 1924
Mother*Emma Ohlendorf b. 7 Sep 1894, d. 11 Sep 1975
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationRuth Jane Klemm was also known as Ruth E.
Married Name22 February 1936As of 22 February 1936,her married name was Ballard.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 March 1917Ruth Jane Klemm was born on 15 March 1917 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Ferdinand E. Klemm Jr. and Emma Ohlendorf.
Death22 May 2007Ruth Jane Klemm died on 22 May 2007 at age 90.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisRuth Jane Klemm was listed as a daughter in Ferdinand E. Klemm Jr.'s household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
21 April 1930Hammond, Lake, IndianaRuth Jane Klemm was listed as a step-daughter in John C. Meyrer's household on the 1930 Census at Hammond, Lake, Indiana.2
  • Ruth Jane Klemm obtained US Social Security Card at Indiana; last residence Highland, Lake, Indiana.
  • She and Leonard F. Klemm lived in 1930 at Lake, Indiana.

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 257, 141.
  2. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1930; Census Place: Hammond, Lake, Indiana; Roll: 601; Page: 17A; Enumeration District: 131; Image: 1054.0.

Ferdinand E. Klemm Sr.

M, b. circa 1851, d. after 1910
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationFerdinand E. Klemm Sr. was also known as Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1851Ferdinand E. Klemm Sr. was born circa 1851 at Germany.
Marriagecirca 1880He married Minnie (?) circa 1880.
Deathafter 1910Ferdinand E. Klemm Sr. died after 1910.

Children of Ferdinand E. Klemm Sr. and Minnie (?)

Heinrich Steiber

M, b. 25 February 1866, d. 26 March 1917
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Steiber was also known as Henry.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth25 February 1866Heinrich Steiber was born on 25 February 1866 at Whiting, Lake, Indiana.
Marriage11 June 1891He married Sophie H. Kraeft on 11 June 1891 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Death26 March 1917Heinrich Steiber died on 26 March 1917 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 51.

Children of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft

Sophie H. Kraeft

F, b. 4 July 1870, d. 19 December 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationSophie H. Kraeft was also known as Kraft.
Married Name11 June 1891As of 11 June 1891,her married name was Steiber.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth4 July 1870Sophie H. Kraeft was born on 4 July 1870 at Illinois.
Marriage11 June 1891She married Heinrich Steiber on 11 June 1891 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Death19 December 1913Sophie H. Kraeft died on 19 December 1913 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 43.

Children of Sophie H. Kraeft and Heinrich Steiber

Frederick Carl Steiber

M, b. 15 September 1897
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Life EventDateDescription
Birth15 September 1897Frederick Carl Steiber was born on 15 September 1897 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
He was the son of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisFrederick Carl Steiber was listed as a brother in Walter Wilhelm Steiber's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 576, 214.

Carl Steiber

M, b. 18 June 1901
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Life EventDateDescription
Birth18 June 1901Carl Steiber was born on 18 June 1901 at Illinois.
He was the son of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisCarl Steiber was listed as a brother in Walter Wilhelm Steiber's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 576, 214.

Elsie M. Steiber

F, b. 1904, d. 1992
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Ohlendorf.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageElsie M. Steiber married Herbert A. Ohlendorf, son of Henry Ohlendorf and Marie (?).
Birth1904Elsie M. Steiber was born in 1904 at Illinois.
She was the daughter of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Death1992Elsie M. Steiber died in 1992.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisElsie M. Steiber was listed as a sister in Walter Wilhelm Steiber's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 576, 214.

Henry Steiber

M, b. circa 1908
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1908Henry Steiber was born circa 1908 at Illinois.
He was the son of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisHenry Steiber was listed as a brother in Walter Wilhelm Steiber's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 576, 214.

Martin H. Steiber

M, b. 27 August 1892
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMartin H. Steiber married Sophie (?).
Birth27 August 1892Martin H. Steiber was born on 27 August 1892 at Illinois.
He was the son of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisMartin H. Steiber was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 581, 215.

Sophie (?)

F, b. circa 1899
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Steiber.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageSophie (?) married Martin H. Steiber, son of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Birthcirca 1899Sophie (?) was born circa 1899 at Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
1920Crete, Will, IllinoisSophie (?) was listed as wife in Martin H. Steiber's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, 581, 215.

Laura Steiber

F, b. 28 November 1899
Father*Heinrich Steiber b. 25 Feb 1866, d. 26 Mar 1917
Mother*Sophie H. Kraeft b. 4 Jul 1870, d. 19 Dec 1913
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Dohmeier.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageLaura Steiber married Albert Dohmeier.
Birth28 November 1899Laura Steiber was born on 28 November 1899.
She was the daughter of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.

Herbert A. Ohlendorf

M, b. 15 April 1899, d. 1962
Father*Henry Ohlendorf b. Jul 1857
Mother*Marie (?) b. Jun 1861
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageHerbert A. Ohlendorf married Elsie M. Steiber, daughter of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Birth15 April 1899Herbert A. Ohlendorf was born on 15 April 1899 at Illinois.
He was the son of Henry Ohlendorf and Marie (?).
Death1962Herbert A. Ohlendorf died in 1962.
Census DateLocationDescription
1900Crete, Will, IllinoisHerbert A. Ohlendorf was listed as a son in Henry Ohlendorf's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Crete, Will, Illinois; Roll: T623_353; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 101.

Albert Dohmeier

M, b. 3 April 1896
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageAlbert Dohmeier married Laura Steiber, daughter of Heinrich Steiber and Sophie H. Kraeft.
Birth3 April 1896Albert Dohmeier was born on 3 April 1896.

Louisa Klemme

F, b. April 1897, d. July 1908
Father*August Klemme b. 27 Apr 1856, d. 13 Feb 1940
Mother*Wilhelmine A. Buehre b. 23 Jul 1865, d. 16 May 1945
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationLouisa Klemme was also known as Lu.
Name VariationLouisa Klemme was also known as Lulu.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthApril 1897Louisa Klemme was born in April 1897 at Iowa.
She was the daughter of August Klemme and Wilhelmine A. Buehre.
BurialJuly 1908Louisa Klemme was buried in July 1908 at Plymouth, Iowa, Mr and Mrs H F Klemme, Mrs Bubs, and daughters Rosa and Anna, attended funeral of Lulu Klemme.
Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel July 21, 1908 - Mr and Mrs H F Klemme, Mrs Bubbs and daughters attended funeral of Lulu Klemme
DeathJuly 1908She died in July 1908 at of Tuberculosis, Preston, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 11 Lulu Klemme obituary.
Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel July 10, 1908 - Lulu Klemme obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
26 June 1900Preston, Plymouth, IowaLouisa Klemme was listed as a daughter in August Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Preston, Plymouth, Iowa.1
1905Plymouth, IowaLouisa Klemme appeared on the census of 1905 in the household of August Klemme at Plymouth, Iowa.
  • In January 1908 Lulu Klemme is sick with lung fever.

Citations

  1. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1900; Census Place: Preston, Plymouth, Iowa; Roll: T623_453 Page: 13A; Enumeration District: 105.

Johann Otto Buehre

M, b. 20 January 1825, d. 1 July 1895
Father*Heinrich Christian Buehre b. 10 Jun 1794, d. 7 Oct 1858
Mother*Anna Sophia Maria Tatge b. 7 Mar 1797, d. 18 Mar 1832
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Otto Buehre was also known as Buhre.
Name VariationJohann Otto Buehre was also known as Otto.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth20 January 1825Johann Otto Buehre was born on 20 January 1825 at Hesse Cassel, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Buehre and Anna Sophia Maria Tatge.
Marriage2 January 1853Johann Otto Buehre married Wilhelmina Maria Oldendorf, daughter of Johan Friedrich Oldendorf and Johanna Marie Burfeind, on 2 January 1853 at Iowa.
Death1 July 1895Johann Otto Buehre died on 1 July 1895 at Iowa at age 70 70y, 5m, 12d.
Census DateLocationDescription
18 July 1860Hanover, Lake, IndianaJohann Otto Buehre was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
1870Hanover, Lake, IndianaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.2
1880Hanover, Lake, IndianaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Hanover, Lake, Indiana.3
  • Johann Otto Buehre immigrated in 1846.

Children of Johann Otto Buehre and Wilhelmina Maria Oldendorf

Citations

  1. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 428.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1870; Census Place: Hanover, Lake, Indiana; Roll: M593_333; Page: 385; Image: 507.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, NA Film Number T9-0291 Page Number 589C.