Joseph C. Kane

M, b. February 1876, d. 1942
Father*Henry Kane b. 1822, d. 18 Jan 1902
Mother*Mary McCollon b. 1825, d. 28 Mar 1900
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJoseph C. Kane was also known as Joe C.
Life EventDateDescription
BirthFebruary 1876Joseph C. Kane was born in February 1876 at Wisconsin.
He was the son of Henry Kane and Mary McCollon.
Marriagecirca 1901Joseph C. Kane married Margaret E. Honner, daughter of (?) Honner and unknown (?), circa 1901.
Death1942Joseph C. Kane died in 1942.
Burial1942He was buried in 1942 at St. Ann's Catholic Cemetery, near Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota, Block 34 Lot 2 Grave 6.
Census DateLocationDescription
15 June 1880Clyde, Iowa, WisconsinJoseph C. Kane was listed as a son in Henry Kane's household on the 1880 Census at Clyde, Iowa, Wisconsin.1
1895South Dakota State Census, Plainfield, Brule, South DakotaJoseph C. Kane appeared on the census of 1895 in the household of Henry Kane and Mary McCollon at South Dakota State Census, Plainfield, Brule, South Dakota.
11 June 1900Plainfield, Brule, South DakotaJoseph C. Kane was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Plainfield, Brule, South Dakota.2
11 May 1910Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota.3
10 January 1920Geddes, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.4
2 April 1930Geddes, Charles Mix, South DakotaHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Geddes, Charles Mix, South Dakota.5
  • Joseph C. Kane lived in 1906 at Goose Lake, Charles Mix, South Dakota, Section: 33 Twp:97 Range:65 Goose Lake Twp. - east part.6

Citations

  1. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED149. Dwelling 70.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED65 Dwelling 112. Sheet 6B.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED90. Dwelling 90.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED40. Dwelling 8.
  5. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED12-8. Dwelling 4.
  6. [S253] Charles Mix SD Index to 1906 Atlas, by Charles Mix SD, Pg. 25.

Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.

M, b. 24 November 1824, d. 23 February 1903
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Chris Klemme - b 1824
Chris and Sophie Klemme - b 1824 and 1835 - taken in Crete IL
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Christian Klemme Jr. was also known as Chris.
Name VariationHeinrich Christian Klemme Jr. was also known as Christ.
Name VariationHeinrich Christian Klemme Jr. was also known as Christian.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 November 1824Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. was born on 24 November 1824 at Sabbenhausen, Lippe Detmold, Germany, also reported as 1825.1
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Christening1 December 1824Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. was christened on 1 December 1824 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany.1
Marriage1854He married Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages, daughter of Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock, in 1854 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Death23 February 1903Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. died on 23 February 1903 at Endo, Will, Illinois, at age 78 Christian Klemme, of Crete township, aged 78 years. He had lived in Eastern Will county for 50 years.****** August and Chris Klemme. residing in Preston township, returned home on Wednesday from Crete, Illinois, where they were called by the death of their father, Chris Klemme. Mr. Klemme was 78 years old and came to the United States from Lippe Detmolde, Germany, in 1818. He lived near Crete for more than fifty years and was highly respected in the community of which he was a pioneer. He leaves four sons and three daughters, besides the widow.
Le Mars Semi Weekly Sentinel March 6, 1903 - Chris Klemme obituary
Burialafter 23 February 1903He was buried after 23 February 1903 at Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery, Dyer, Lake, Indiana.
Christian and Sophia (Grages) Klemme tombstone - Zion UCC Cemetery, Lake, IN
Census DateLocationDescription
21 September 1850Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Christian Klemme Jr. was listed in Heinrich Christian Klemme's household on the 1850 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemenz.2
1862Able Bodied Male Citizens, Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Christian Klemme Jr. appeared on the census of 1862 at Able Bodied Male Citizens, Crete, Will, Illinois, Number 104. Klemme, Christian, age: 38, Town: Crete, Nativity: Germany, Occupation: brick maker.
25 July 1870Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
23 June 1880Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.4
18 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.5
  • Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. immigrated with Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker on 11 July 1848 at New York; Heinrich Klemme came to America in 1848 with seven children.
    Arrival Date: 11 Jul 1848
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Bremen
    Place of Origin: Deutschland
    Ship: Davenport
    Family Identification: 1141422
    (Also reported as "The ship was Brig Reform. It left from Bremen, Germany on 5-9-1848 and arrived in New York on 6-28-1848. #330 Christian Klemme of Sabbenhausen house # 39 occupation farmer, with wife and seven children. Page S-135.").

Children of Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. and Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages

Citations

  1. [S404] Germany Baptisms and Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, FHL Film Number:     809903.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 116.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 206. Page 32.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED190. Pg 28. Dwelling 263.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 248. ED101.
  6. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 56.

Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages

F, b. 3 January 1835, d. 9 September 1922
Father*Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages b. 21 Jan 1794, d. 21 Aug 1867
Mother*Catherina Dorothea Stock b. 11 Feb 1804, d. 3 Apr 1875
Sophie Grages Klemme - b 1835
Chris and Sophie Klemme - b 1824 and 1835 - taken in Crete IL
Sophie Grages Klemme in chair - b 1835
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Dorothea Sophia Grages was also known as Sophia Grages.
Name VariationMaria Dorothea Sophia Grages was also known as Sophie.
Married Name1854As of 1854,her married name was Klemme.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 January 1835Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages was born on 3 January 1835 at Bokeloh #5, Wunstorf, Neustadt, Hannover, Germany.
She was the daughter of Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock.
Marriage1854Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages married Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr., son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker, in 1854 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Death9 September 1922Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages died on 9 September 1922 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 87 Aug. Klemme, of this city, received the sad news of the death of his mother, Mrs. Christian Klemme .(nee Sophia Grages), at Crete, Illinois, on September 9, 1922. Mrs. Klemme was born in Hanover, Germany, and would have been 88 years old next January. She came to America in 1847 and married Christian Klemme in Chicago. He passed away in 1903. She is survived by three daughters, four sons, thirty-two grandchildren and thirty-six great-grandchildren. The funeral was held September 12 and burial was in Hanover township, in Indiana. Aug. Klemme, of this city, and Christian Klemme and wife, of LeMars, visited their mother at Crete about three weeks ago. - Akron Register-Tribune, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa, USA Thursday, September 14, 1922.
Akron Register Tribune September 14, 1922 - Mrs Christian Klemme (Sophia Grages) obituary
Burial12 September 1922She was buried on 12 September 1922 at Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery, Dyer, Lake, Indiana, also reported as Zion Cemetery, Hanover, IN.
Christian and Sophia (Grages) Klemme tombstone - Zion UCC Cemetery, Lake, IN
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1870Crete, Will, IllinoisMaria Dorothea Sophia Grages was listed in Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.'s household on the 1870 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
23 June 1880Crete, Will, IllinoisMaria Dorothea Sophia Grages was listed as wife in Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
18 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisMaria Dorothea Sophia Grages was listed as wife in Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
20 April 1910Crete, Will, IllinoisMaria Dorothea Sophia Grages was listed as the widowed mother in Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme's household on the 1910 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; Next door to Charles H.4
  • Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages immigrated with Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock on 8 June 1852 at Bremen, Germany to, New York; surname listed as Grogis; parents were second cabin passengers, children traveled in steerage; traveled on the same ship with the Fred Behrens family and Henry Ohlendorf family;
    Arrival Date:     8 Jun 1852
    Place of Origin:     Germany
    Port of Departure:     Bremen, Germany
    Destination:     United States of America
    Port of Arrival:     New York, New York
    Ship Name:     Bastide.
  • Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages had 8 with 7 living in 1900 children.
  • In May 1907 at Bonfield, Kankakee, Illinois, Sophie Klemme visiting ill sister (Dorothy Freise) with daughter Emma Boehner.
    Chicago Star Publications May 29, 1907 - Sophie Klemme visiting ill sister (Dorothy Freise) with daughter Emma Boehner

Children of Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages and Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 206. Page 32.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED190. Pg 28. Dwelling 263.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 248. ED101.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 4A. Stamp 17. ED143. Dwelling 46.
  5. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 56.

Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages

M, b. 21 January 1794, d. 21 August 1867
Father*Carl Heinrich Grages b. 5 Jan 1758
Mother*Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse b. c 1758, d. 9 Dec 1799
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohann Friedrich Conrad Grages was also known as August Friedrich.
Name VariationJohann Friedrich Conrad Grages was also known as Fred.
Name VariationJohann Friedrich Conrad Grages was also known as Frederick.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth21 January 1794Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages was born on 21 January 1794 at Bokeloh, Wunstorf, Hannover, Germany.
He was the son of Carl Heinrich Grages and Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse.
Marriage23 June 1831Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages married Catherina Dorothea Stock on 23 June 1831 at Idensen, Wunstorf, Kr. Schaumburg, Germany.
Death21 August 1867Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages died on 21 August 1867 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 73.
Burialafter 21 August 1867He was buried after 21 August 1867 at Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery (aka Zion UCC Cemetery), Dyer, Lake, Indiana.
  • Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock immigrated on 8 June 1852 to Bremen, Germany to, New York, surname listed as Grogis; parents were second cabin passengers, children traveled in steerage; traveled on the same ship with the Fred Behrens family and Henry Ohlendorf family;
    Arrival Date:     8 Jun 1852
    Place of Origin:     Germany
    Port of Departure:     Bremen, Germany
    Destination:     United States of America
    Port of Arrival:     New York, New York
    Ship Name:     Bastide.
    New York, Passenger List - 8 Jun 1852 from Bremen, Germany - Fred Grages family + Fred Behrens family
    New York, Passenger List - 8 Jun 1852 from Bremen, Germany - Fred and Catherine Grages

Children of Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock

Catherina Dorothea Stock

F, b. 11 February 1804, d. 3 April 1875
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationCatherina Dorothea Stock was also known as Katharina.
Name VariationCatherina Dorothea Stock was also known as Dorothy.
Name VariationCatherina Dorothea Stock was also known as Dorothea.
Married Name23 June 1831As of 23 June 1831,her married name was Grages.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth11 February 1804Catherina Dorothea Stock was born on 11 February 1804 at No. 17 Idensen, Wunstorf, Kr Schaumburg, Germany.
Marriage23 June 1831She married Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages, son of Carl Heinrich Grages and Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse, on 23 June 1831 at Idensen, Wunstorf, Kr. Schaumburg, Germany.
Death3 April 1875Catherina Dorothea Stock died on 3 April 1875 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 71.
Burialafter 3 April 1875She was buried after 3 April 1875 at Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery (aka Zion UCC Cemetery), Dyer, Lake, Indiana.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1870Crete, Will, IllinoisCatherina Dorothea Stock was listed in Heinrich August Christoph Klemme's household on the 1870 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemme.1
  • Catherina Dorothea Stock and Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages immigrated on 8 June 1852 to Bremen, Germany to, New York, surname listed as Grogis; parents were second cabin passengers, children traveled in steerage; traveled on the same ship with the Fred Behrens family and Henry Ohlendorf family;
    Arrival Date:     8 Jun 1852
    Place of Origin:     Germany
    Port of Departure:     Bremen, Germany
    Destination:     United States of America
    Port of Arrival:     New York, New York
    Ship Name:     Bastide.
    New York, Passenger List - 8 Jun 1852 from Bremen, Germany - Fred Grages family + Fred Behrens family
    New York, Passenger List - 8 Jun 1852 from Bremen, Germany - Fred and Catherine Grages

Children of Catherina Dorothea Stock and Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 32. Page 31. Dwelling 201.

Carl Heinrich Grages

M, b. 5 January 1758
Father*Jurgen Johann Grages b. 31 Aug 1727, d. 18 Mar 1804
Mother*Margarete Bahren b. 2 Apr 1727, d. 10 Feb 1799
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 January 1758Carl Heinrich Grages was born on 5 January 1758 at Idesen, Wunstorf, Germany, also reported as Bokeloh, Wunstorf, Germany.
He was the son of Jurgen Johann Grages and Margarete Bahren.
Marriage23 February 1786Carl Heinrich Grages married Dorothea Sophie Meyers on 23 February 1786 at Bokeloh, Wunstorf, Germany.
MarriageFebruary 1791Carl Heinrich Grages married Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse in February 1791.
Marriage3 March 1800Carl Heinrich Grages married Engel Marie Bolten on 3 March 1800.
Marriagebefore 1810Carl Heinrich Grages married Anne Sophie Margaret Guemmer before 1810.

Children of Carl Heinrich Grages and Dorothea Sophie Meyers

Children of Carl Heinrich Grages and Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse

Children of Carl Heinrich Grages and Engel Marie Bolten

Child of Carl Heinrich Grages and Anne Sophie Margaret Guemmer

Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse

F, b. circa 1758, d. 9 December 1799
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationMaria Ilse Dorothea Freyse was also known as Maria Dorothea.
Married NameFebruary 1791As of February 1791,her married name was Grages.
Life EventDateDescription
Birthcirca 1758Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse was born circa 1758.
MarriageFebruary 1791She married Carl Heinrich Grages, son of Jurgen Johann Grages and Margarete Bahren, in February 1791.
Death9 December 1799Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse died on 9 December 1799 also reported as 12 Sep 1799.

Children of Maria Ilse Dorothea Freyse and Carl Heinrich Grages

Jurgen Johann Grages

M, b. 31 August 1727, d. 18 March 1804
Father*Johann Grages b. 1688
Mother*Anna Catharina Siemers d. 29 Oct 1742
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageJurgen Johann Grages married Margarete Bahren.
Birth31 August 1727Jurgen Johann Grages was born on 31 August 1727 at Bokeloh #5, Wunstorf, Neustadt, Hannover, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Grages and Anna Catharina Siemers.
Death18 March 1804Jurgen Johann Grages died on 18 March 1804 at Bokeloh 5, Neustadt, Hannover, Germany, at age 76.

Children of Jurgen Johann Grages and Margarete Bahren

Margarete Bahren

F, b. 2 April 1727, d. 10 February 1799
Name TypeDateDescription
Married NameHer married name was Grages.
Life EventDateDescription
MarriageMargarete Bahren married Jurgen Johann Grages, son of Johann Grages and Anna Catharina Siemers.
Birth2 April 1727Margarete Bahren was born on 2 April 1727 at Bokeloh 5, Neustadt, Hannover, Germany.
Death10 February 1799She died on 10 February 1799 at Bokeloh 5, Neustadt, Hannover, Germany, at age 71.

Children of Margarete Bahren and Jurgen Johann Grages

Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme

M, b. 17 May 1878, d. 1 March 1966
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. b. 24 Nov 1824, d. 23 Feb 1903
Mother*Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages b. 3 Jan 1835, d. 9 Sep 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme was also known as Friedrich Heinrich Gustav.1
Name VariationHeinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme was also known as Fred.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 May 1878Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme was born on 17 May 1878 at Illinois.
Baptism1878He was baptized in 1878 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.2
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. and Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages.
Marriagecirca 1906Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme married Anna K. D. Hinrichs, daughter of Prismer Hinrichs and unknown (?), circa 1906.
Death1 March 1966Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme died on 1 March 1966 at South Chicago Heights, Illinois, at age 87 Fred Klemme obituary.
Park Forest Star March 3, 1966 - Fred Klemme obituary
Burialafter 1 March 1966He was buried after 1 March 1966 at Adams Cemetery, Crete, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
23 June 1880Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme was listed as a son in Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.'s household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
18 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme was listed as a son in Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.'s household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.4
20 April 1910Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois, Next door to Charles H..5
19 March 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.6
1 May 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.7
  • Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; Last residence Crete, Will, Illinois.
  • He was confirmed in 1892 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
  • He lived in 1918 at Crete, Will, Illinois.8

Children of Heinrich Gustav Friedrich Klemme and Anna K. D. Hinrichs

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Confirmation pg 261.
  2. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Baptism pg 456. No 57.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED190. Pg 28. Dwelling 263.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 248. ED101.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 4A. Stamp 17. ED143. Dwelling 46.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED145. Dwelling 219.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-4. Dwelling 98.
  8. [S324] Illinois Will and Southern Cook County 1918 Prairie Farmer's Directory, by Illinois Will and Southern Cook County.

Heinrich Christoph Klemme

M, b. 31 January 1826, d. 2 February 1826
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Life EventDateDescription
Birth31 January 1826Heinrich Christoph Klemme was born on 31 January 1826 at Sabbenhausen, Lippe Detmold, Germany.1
Christening1 February 1826He was christened on 1 February 1826 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany.1
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Death2 February 1826Heinrich Christoph Klemme died on 2 February 1826.

Citations

  1. [S404] Germany Baptisms and Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, FHL Film Number:     809903.

Friedrich Christian Klemme

M, b. 16 December 1826, d. 11 February 1829
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Life EventDateDescription
Birth16 December 1826Friedrich Christian Klemme was born on 16 December 1826 at Sabbenhausen, Lippe Detmold, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Death11 February 1829Friedrich Christian Klemme died on 11 February 1829 at age 2.

Heinrich August Christoph Klemme

M, b. 28 January 1828, d. 18 May 1901
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Henry Klemme 1829-1901
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich August Christoph Klemme was also known as Henry.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth28 January 1828Heinrich August Christoph Klemme was born on 28 January 1828 at Sabbenhausen, Lippe Detmold, Germany, also reported as 28 Jan 1829.1
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Christening3 February 1828Heinrich August Christoph Klemme was christened on 3 February 1828 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany; birth date listed as 25 Jan 1828.1
Marriagecirca 1855He married Katharina Grages, daughter of Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock, circa 1855.
Death18 May 1901Heinrich August Christoph Klemme died on 18 May 1901 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 73.
Burial21 May 1901He was buried on 21 May 1901 at Zion United Church of Christ Cemetery, Dyer, Lake, Indiana, also reported as Bemer Ev. Cemetery in Hanover, IN.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 September 1850Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich August Christoph Klemme was listed in Heinrich Christian Klemme's household on the 1850 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemenz.2
1862Able Bodied Male Citizens, Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich August Christoph Klemme appeared on the census of 1862 at Able Bodied Male Citizens, Crete, Will, Illinois, Number 105. Klemme, Henry, age: 36, Town: Crete, Nativity: Germany, Occupation: brick maker.
25 July 1870Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1870 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois, surname listed as Clemme.3
23 June 1880Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.4
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as Father of Wilhelm Klemme in Wilhelm Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; Next door to Charles Klemme.5
  • Heinrich August Christoph Klemme immigrated with Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker on 11 July 1848 at New York; Heinrich Klemme came to America in 1848 with seven children.
    Arrival Date: 11 Jul 1848
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Bremen
    Place of Origin: Deutschland
    Ship: Davenport
    Family Identification: 1141422
    (Also reported as "The ship was Brig Reform. It left from Bremen, Germany on 5-9-1848 and arrived in New York on 6-28-1848. #330 Christian Klemme of Sabbenhausen house # 39 occupation farmer, with wife and seven children. Page S-135.").
  • Heinrich August Christoph Klemme left a will on 16 August 1898 at Will, Illinois.
    Will of Henry Klemme - 16 Aug 1898 - Will county, IL
  • Before 1901 portrait of Henry and Katherine (Grages) Klemme family.
    portrait of Henry and Katherine (Grages) Klemme family - bef 1901 - deceased son Herman drawn in

Children of Heinrich August Christoph Klemme and Katharina Grages

Citations

  1. [S404] Germany Baptisms and Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, FHL Film Number:     809903.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 116.
  3. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 32. Page 31. Dwelling 201.
  4. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED190. Pg 28. Dwelling 261.
  5. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 218. ED 101.

Katharina Grages

F, b. 6 January 1838, d. 13 December 1904
Father*Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages b. 21 Jan 1794, d. 21 Aug 1867
Mother*Catherina Dorothea Stock b. 11 Feb 1804, d. 3 Apr 1875
Katherine (Grages) Klemme
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatharina Grages was also known as Catharine.
Name VariationKatharina Grages was also known as Catherine.
Married Namecirca 1855As of circa 1855,her married name was Klemme.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 January 1838Katharina Grages was born on 6 January 1838 at Eiden, Germany.
She was the daughter of Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock.
Marriagecirca 1855Katharina Grages married Heinrich August Christoph Klemme, son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker, circa 1855.
Death13 December 1904Katharina Grages died on 13 December 1904 at Dyer, Lake, Indiana, at age 66.
Burialafter 13 December 1904She was buried after 13 December 1904 at Bemer Ev. Cemetery, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1870Crete, Will, IllinoisKatharina Grages was listed in Heinrich August Christoph Klemme's household (surname of Gragers) on the 1870 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemme.1
23 June 1880Crete, Will, IllinoisKatharina Grages was listed as wife in Heinrich August Christoph Klemme's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisKatharina Grages was listed as Mother of Wilhelm Klemme in Wilhelm Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; Next door to Charles Klemme.3
  • Katharina Grages immigrated with Johann Friedrich Conrad Grages and Catherina Dorothea Stock on 8 June 1852 at Bremen, Germany to, New York; surname listed as Grogis; parents were second cabin passengers, children traveled in steerage; traveled on the same ship with the Fred Behrens family and Henry Ohlendorf family;
    Arrival Date:     8 Jun 1852
    Place of Origin:     Germany
    Port of Departure:     Bremen, Germany
    Destination:     United States of America
    Port of Arrival:     New York, New York
    Ship Name:     Bastide.
  • In Heinrich August Christoph Klemme's will dated 16 August 1898 at Will, Illinois, Katharina Grages was named as an heir.
  • She had 13 with 11 living in 1900 children.
  • Before 1901 portrait of Henry and Katherine (Grages) Klemme family.
    portrait of Henry and Katherine (Grages) Klemme family - bef 1901 - deceased son Herman drawn in
  • She left a will on 7 November 1903 at Will, Illinois.
    Will of Cathrina (Grages) Klemme - 07 Nov 1903 - Will county, IL

Children of Katharina Grages and Heinrich August Christoph Klemme

Citations

  1. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 32. Page 31. Dwelling 201.
  2. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED190. Pg 28. Dwelling 261.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 218. ED 101.

Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme

F, b. 6 December 1832, d. 14 May 1891
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationWilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was also known as Catherine.
Name VariationWilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was also known as Karoline.
Name VariationWilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was also known as Caroline.
Name VariationWilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was also known as Carol.
Married Name1854As of 1854,her married name was Pfaffle.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth6 December 1832Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was born on 6 December 1832 at Sabbenhausen, Lippe Detmold, Germany.
She was the daughter of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Christening16 December 1832Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was christened on 16 December 1832 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany.1
Marriage1854She married Albert William Pfaffle in 1854 at Will, Illinois.
Death14 May 1891Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme died on 14 May 1891 at Henry, Plymouth, Iowa, at age 58 Catherine (Klemme) Pfaffle obituary.
Lemars Semi Weekly Sentinel May 19, 1891 - Catherine (Klemme) Pfaffle obituary
Burialafter 14 May 1891She was buried after 14 May 1891 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Akron, Plymouth, Iowa.
Census DateLocationDescription
21 September 1850Crete, Will, IllinoisWilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was listed in Heinrich Christian Klemme's household on the 1850 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemenz.2
26 July 1860Washington, Will, IllinoisWilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme was listed in Albert William Pfaffle's household on the 1860 Census at Washington, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Spaffle.3
  • Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme immigrated with Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker on 11 July 1848 at New York; Heinrich Klemme came to America in 1848 with seven children.
    Arrival Date: 11 Jul 1848
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Bremen
    Place of Origin: Deutschland
    Ship: Davenport
    Family Identification: 1141422
    (Also reported as "The ship was Brig Reform. It left from Bremen, Germany on 5-9-1848 and arrived in New York on 6-28-1848. #330 Christian Klemme of Sabbenhausen house # 39 occupation farmer, with wife and seven children. Page S-135.").

Children of Wilhelmine Friederike Dorothea Caroline Klemme and Albert William Pfaffle

Citations

  1. [S404] Germany Baptisms and Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, FHL Film Number:     809903.
  2. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 116.
  3. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Year: 1860; Census Place: Washington, Will, Illinois; Roll: M653_238; Page: 471; Family History Library Film: 803238.

Wilhelmine Luise Elisabeth Klemme

F, b. 27 April 1837, d. 21 April 1839
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 April 1837Wilhelmine Luise Elisabeth Klemme was born on 27 April 1837 at Sabbenhausen, Germany.
She was the daughter of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Christening4 May 1837Wilhelmine Luise Elisabeth Klemme was christened on 4 May 1837 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany.
Death21 April 1839She died on 21 April 1839 at Germany at age 1.

Heinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme

M, b. 24 February 1839, d. 29 January 1865
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationHeinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was also known as Wilhelm.
Name VariationHeinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was also known as Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm.
Name VariationHeinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was also known as William.
Name VariationHeinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was also known as Wahrscheinlich Friedrich.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth24 February 1839Heinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was born on 24 February 1839 at Sabbenhausen, Lippe Detmold, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Christening10 March 1839Heinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was christened on 10 March 1839 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany.
Death29 January 1865He died on 29 January 1865 at Dyer, Hanover Twp, Lake, Indiana, at age 25 age 25 years 11 months 10 days.1
Burialafter 29 January 1865He was buried after 29 January 1865 at Zion U.C.C. Church Cemetery, Hanover Twp, Lake, Indiana.2
Tombstone of Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Klemme - Zion UCC Church, Hanover, Lake, IN - before restoration
Tombstone of Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Klemme - Zion UCC Church, Hanover, Lake, IN - after restoration
Census DateLocationDescription
21 September 1850Crete, Will, IllinoisHeinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was listed in Heinrich Christian Klemme's household on the 1850 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemenz.3
26 July 1860Washington (Crete Post Office), Will, IllinoisHeinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme was listed in Heinrich Christian Klemme's household on the 1860 Census at Washington (Crete Post Office), Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemme.4
  • Heinrich Fredrick Wilhelm Klemme immigrated with Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker on 11 July 1848 at New York; Heinrich Klemme came to America in 1848 with seven children.
    Arrival Date: 11 Jul 1848
    Port of Arrival: New York
    Port of Departure: Bremen
    Place of Origin: Deutschland
    Ship: Davenport
    Family Identification: 1141422
    (Also reported as "The ship was Brig Reform. It left from Bremen, Germany on 5-9-1848 and arrived in New York on 6-28-1848. #330 Christian Klemme of Sabbenhausen house # 39 occupation farmer, with wife and seven children. Page S-135.").

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 49.
  2. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, pg 90 https://will.illinoisgenweb.org/vitalrecs/deaths/zionuccdyerdeaths1860-1900.htm
  3. [S249] U.S. Federal Census 1850 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 116.
  4. [S248] U.S. Federal Census 1860 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 1768.

Wilhelmine Elisabeth Klemme

F, b. 27 December 1840, d. 20 February 1842
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 December 1840Wilhelmine Elisabeth Klemme was born on 27 December 1840 at Sabbenhausen, Germany.
She was the daughter of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.
Christening16 January 1841Wilhelmine Elisabeth Klemme was christened on 16 January 1841 at Evangelisch, Falkenhagen, Lippe, Germany.
Death20 February 1842She died on 20 February 1842 at Germany at age 1.

Baby boy Klemme

M, b. 27 January 1843, d. 27 January 1843
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Life EventDateDescription
Death27 January 1843Baby boy Klemme died on 27 January 1843 at Sabbenhausen, Germany.
Birth27 January 1843He was born on 27 January 1843 at Sabbenhausen, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.

Baby boy Klemme

M, b. 15 December 1843, d. 15 December 1843
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Life EventDateDescription
Death15 December 1843Baby boy Klemme died on 15 December 1843 at Sabbenhausen, Germany, stillborn.1
Birth15 December 1843He was born on 15 December 1843 at Sabbenhausen, Germany.1
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.

Citations

  1. [S404] Germany Baptisms and Baptisms Digital Archives, by Ancestry.com, FHL Film Number:     809903.

Christian Karl Hermann Klemme

M, b. 8 March 1846
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme b. 23 Oct 1793, d. 25 Mar 1870
Mother*Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker b. 19 Feb 1802, d. a Jul 1870
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationChristian Karl Hermann Klemme was also known as Carl.
Name VariationChristian Karl Hermann Klemme was also known as Charles.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth8 March 1846Christian Karl Hermann Klemme was born on 8 March 1846 at Sabbenhausen, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christian Klemme and Anna Marie Elizabeth Brenker.

Kathrina Maria Sophia Klemme1

F, b. 26 January 1865, d. 22 September 1865
Father*Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr.1 b. 24 Nov 1824, d. 23 Feb 1903
Mother*Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages1 b. 3 Jan 1835, d. 9 Sep 1922
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKathrina Maria Sophia Klemme was also known as Dorothea Anna Emilie Kathrina Maria Sophia.2
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 January 1865Kathrina Maria Sophia Klemme was born on 26 January 1865.1
Baptism1865She was baptized in 1865 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.2
She was the daughter of Heinrich Christian Klemme Jr. and Maria Dorothea Sophia Grages.1
Death22 September 1865Kathrina Maria Sophia Klemme died on 22 September 1865.1

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 56.
  2. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Baptism pg 156. No 18.

Christian Adolph Klemme1

M, b. 5 November 1881, d. 14 January 1882
Father*Christian Frederick Klemme1 b. 19 May 1854, d. 23 Apr 1926
Mother*Mina W. Hecht1 b. 8 May 1856, d. Mar 1932
Life EventDateDescription
Birth5 November 1881Christian Adolph Klemme was born on 5 November 1881.1
Baptism1881He was baptized in 1881 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.2
He was the son of Christian Frederick Klemme and Mina W. Hecht.1
Death14 January 1882Christian Adolph Klemme died on 14 January 1882 at Dyer, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 155.
  2. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Baptism pg 514. No 70.

John Charles Klemme

M, b. 17 May 1864, d. 25 April 1952
Father*Heinrich August Christoph Klemme b. 28 Jan 1828, d. 18 May 1901
Mother*Katharina Grages b. 6 Jan 1838, d. 13 Dec 1904
John Klemme 1864-1952
John Klemme - bday 1942 holding baby Pat Johnson
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationJohn Charles Klemme was also known as John M.
Name VariationJohn Charles Klemme was also known as Johann.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth17 May 1864John Charles Klemme was born on 17 May 1864 at Endor, Crete Twp, Will, Illinois.
Christening1864He was christened in 1864 at Zion United Church of Christ, Dyer, Lake, Indiana.1
He was the son of Heinrich August Christoph Klemme and Katharina Grages.
Marriage15 August 1885John Charles Klemme married Ella Sarah Corwin, daughter of Eleazer Miles Corwin and Almeda Kelley, on 15 August 1885 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Marriage7 April 1923John Charles Klemme married Carrie K. Merrill on 7 April 1923 at Joliet, Will, Illinois, Mrs Carrie (Merrill) King and John Charles Klemme marriage announcement.
Chicago Star Publications April 12, 1923 - Mrs Carrie (Merrill) King and John Charles Klemme marriage announcement
Death25 April 1952John Charles Klemme died on 25 April 1952 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 87 Final rites were held Sunday at the First Methodist church, Crete, for John Klemme, 87, of 1227 Columbia street, Crete, who died Friday at St. James hospital, Chicago Heights. The Rev. Thoburn Anderson officiated at the rites, and burial was at Adams cemetery. Mr. Klemme was born May 17, 1864, at Crete. Surviving are his wife, Carrie; five daughters, Mrs. Ida Adams, Mrs. Edna Janetske, Mrs. Edythe Luecke and Mrs. Florence Swanson of Crete and Mrs. Catherine Hartmann of Steger; two sons, Ernest M. King of STEGER and Walter Klemme of Crete; two brothers, Charles of Crete and Theodore of Dyer; 17 grandchildren, and 30 great grandchildren. One son, Frank King, preceded him in death.
John Klemme obituary 29 Apr 1952 The Chicago Heights Star
Chicago Star Publications May 2, 1952 - John Klemme obituary
Burialafter 25 April 1952He was buried after 25 April 1952 at Adams Cemetery, Crete, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
25 July 1870Crete, Will, IllinoisJohn Charles Klemme was listed in Heinrich August Christoph Klemme's household on the 1870 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; surname listed as Clemme.2
23 June 1880Crete, Will, IllinoisJohn Charles Klemme was listed as a son in Heinrich August Christoph Klemme's household on the 1880 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisJohn Charles Klemme was listed as the head of a family on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.4
25 April 1910Crete Village, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1910 Census at Crete Village, Will, Illinois.5
9 January 1920Crete Village, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Crete Village, Will, Illinois, John's occupation is listed as auctioneer..6
7 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois, living at 17 Columbus Street.7
  • The Klemme family originated in Germany. Today there is still a road named Klemme in Crete which runs for a mile and half or so parallel to the Illinois/Indiana state border. John Klemme, Ida's father, was an auctioneer, the only one licensed to operate from Joliet, Illinois to Crown Point, Indiana. Ida was a member of a large family: she had eleven brothers and one sister. From http://www.pibburns.com/carbtill.htm.
  • John Charles Klemme was confirmed in 1879 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.8
  • Before 1901 portrait of Henry and Katherine (Grages) Klemme family.

Children of John Charles Klemme and Ella Sarah Corwin

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, No 91. Page 624.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Stamp 32. Page 31. Dwelling 201.
  3. [S246] U.S. Federal Census 1880 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED190. Pg 28. Dwelling 261.
  4. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 209. ED 101.
  5. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 18B. ED144. Dwelling 91.
  6. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 94. ED146. Sheet 4B.
  7. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 161.
  8. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Confirmation Pg 257.

Ella Sarah Corwin

F, b. 14 February 1869, d. 2 August 1921
Father*Eleazer Miles Corwin b. 17 Sep 1817, d. a 1870
Mother*Almeda Kelley b. c 1823, d. a 1870
Ella Corwin Klemme
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationElla Sarah Corwin was also known as Sarah Ella.
Name VariationElla Sarah Corwin was also known as Ellen.
Married Name15 August 1885As of 15 August 1885,her married name was Klemme.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth14 February 1869Ella Sarah Corwin was born on 14 February 1869 at Danville, Vermilion, Illinois.
She was the daughter of Eleazer Miles Corwin and Almeda Kelley.
Marriage15 August 1885Ella Sarah Corwin married John Charles Klemme, son of Heinrich August Christoph Klemme and Katharina Grages, on 15 August 1885 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Death2 August 1921Ella Sarah Corwin died on 2 August 1921 at Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois, at age 52.1
Burialafter 2 August 1921She was buried after 2 August 1921 at Adams Cemetery, Crete, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
1870Pilot, Vermillion, IllinoisElla Sarah Corwin was listed in Eleazer Miles Corwin's household on the 1870 Census at Pilot, Vermillion, Illinois; also includes Owen Corwin, age 22, day laborer.2
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisElla Sarah Corwin was listed as wife in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
25 April 1910Crete Village, Will, IllinoisElla Sarah Corwin was listed as wife in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1910 Census at Crete Village, Will, Illinois.4
9 January 1920Crete Village, Will, IllinoisElla Sarah Corwin was listed as wife in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1920 Census at Crete Village, Will, Illinois; John's occupation is listed as auctioneer.5
  • Family story says she met John Klemme when she came to stay with the Klemme family as a traveling seamstress. She would stay with a family, outfit them with new clothes and then go on to another family. She had a regular circuit of families that employed her to sew for them.
  • Ella Sarah Corwin had 4 with 3 living in 1900 children.
  • She had 5 with 4 living in 1910 children.

Children of Ella Sarah Corwin and John Charles Klemme

Citations

  1. [S238] Illinois Death Records, by Illinois, certificate 0024347.
  2. [S247] U.S. Federal Census 1870 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Microfilm # 593-285. Number 171 Dwelling 167.
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 209. ED 101.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 18B. ED144. Dwelling 91.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 94. ED146. Sheet 4B.

Alfred Klemme

M, b. 11 May 1890, d. 11 May 1890
Father*John Charles Klemme b. 17 May 1864, d. 25 Apr 1952
Mother*Ella Sarah Corwin b. 14 Feb 1869, d. 2 Aug 1921
Life EventDateDescription
Death11 May 1890Alfred Klemme died on 11 May 1890 at Dyer, Hanover Twp, Lake, Indiana, stillborn.1
Birth11 May 1890He was born on 11 May 1890 at Dyer, Hanover Twp, Lake, Indiana.
He was the son of John Charles Klemme and Ella Sarah Corwin.

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Deaths pg 226.

Ida Linda Klemme

F, b. 26 April 1891, d. 11 August 1982
Father*John Charles Klemme b. 17 May 1864, d. 25 Apr 1952
Mother*Ella Sarah Corwin b. 14 Feb 1869, d. 2 Aug 1921
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name12 October 1911As of 12 October 1911,her married name was Adams.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth26 April 1891Ida Linda Klemme was born on 26 April 1891 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Baptism1891She was baptized in 1891 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
She was the daughter of John Charles Klemme and Ella Sarah Corwin.
Marriage12 October 1911Ida Linda Klemme married Leslie Byron Adams, son of Byron Edwin Adams and Carrie Bell Tillotson, on 12 October 1911 at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
Death11 August 1982Ida Linda Klemme died on 11 August 1982 at Richton Park, Cook, Illinois, at age 91.
Burial14 August 1982She was buried on 14 August 1982 at Adams Cemetery, Crete, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisIda Linda Klemme was listed as a daughter in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
25 April 1910Crete Village, Will, IllinoisIda Linda Klemme was listed as a daughter in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1910 Census at Crete Village, Will, Illinois.4
7 January 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisIda Linda Klemme was listed as wife in Leslie Byron Adams's household on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.5
7 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisIda Linda Klemme was listed as wife in Leslie Byron Adams's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.6
  • Ida Linda Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; Last residence Crete, Will, Illinois.
  • She witnessed the marriage of August Joseph Janetske and Edna Leona Klemme on 28 April 1923 at St. Liborius Church, Steger, Will, Illinois; Receiption for Mr and Mrs Gus Janitzki held 06 May 1923.
  • Ida Linda Klemme witnessed the burial of Margaret Erickson in May 1948 at Illinois; Mr and Mrs Walter Klemme and daughter Joan, Mrs Leslie Adams, Mrs Dee M Sumpter, Mrs Gus Janetske and Mrs A C Hartmann attended funeral services for Margaret Erickson at the West End funeral chapel, Chicago Heights, last Wednesday afternoon. Miss Erickson, who died suddenly May 9 at her home in Chicago was a sister of Mrs Klemme and was a former resident of Chicago Heights.
  • Ida Linda Klemme witnessed the burial of Heinrich Wilhelm Klemme in January 1953 at Saint Luke Cemetery, Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • Ida Linda Klemme witnessed the burial of Henry E. Klemme in January 1953 at Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church, Hanover Prairie, Dyer, Indiana; Henry Klemme funeral notice.
  • On 12 October 1961 at Crete, Will, Illinois, Leslie and Ida (Klemme) Adams 50th wedding anniversary celebration.
    Chicago Heights Chicago Heights Star October 22, 1961 - Leslie and Ida (Klemme) Adams 50th wedding anniversary celebration
  • On 28 April 1963 at Crete, Will, Illinois, attended Gus and Edna (Klemme) Janetske 40th wedding anniversary surprise party.

Children of Ida Linda Klemme and Leslie Byron Adams

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 624. No 91.
  2. [S264] Pibburns.com, online http://www.pibburns.com/carbtill.htm
  3. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 209. ED 101.
  4. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 18B. ED144. Dwelling 91.
  5. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED146. Dwelling 49.
  6. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 166.

Leslie Byron Adams

M, b. 27 February 1889, d. 25 May 1976
Father*Byron Edwin Adams
Mother*Carrie Bell Tillotson
Life EventDateDescription
Birth27 February 1889Leslie Byron Adams was born on 27 February 1889 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
He was the son of Byron Edwin Adams and Carrie Bell Tillotson.
Marriage12 October 1911Leslie Byron Adams married Ida Linda Klemme, daughter of John Charles Klemme and Ella Sarah Corwin, on 12 October 1911 at Crete, Will, Illinois.1
Death25 May 1976Leslie Byron Adams died on 25 May 1976 at Chicago Heights, Cook, Illinois, at age 87.
Burialafter 25 May 1976He was buried after 25 May 1976 at Adams Cemetery, Crete, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
7 January 1920Crete, Will, IllinoisLeslie Byron Adams was listed as the head of a family on the 1920 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
7 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisHe was listed as the head of a family on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.3
  • Leslie Byron Adams obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; Last residence Crete, Will, Illinois.
  • Leslie Adams was named Citizen of the Year in 1972 by the Crete Amvets. He died May 25, 1976 and is buried in Crete, Will County, Illinois. Ida was marshall of Crete's Memorial Day Parade in 1980. She died August 11, 1982 and is also buried in Crete.
  • He witnessed the marriage of August Joseph Janetske and Edna Leona Klemme on 28 April 1923 at St. Liborius Church, Steger, Will, Illinois; Receiption for Mr and Mrs Gus Janitzki held 06 May 1923.
  • On 12 October 1961 at Crete, Will, Illinois, Leslie and Ida (Klemme) Adams 50th wedding anniversary celebration.
    Chicago Heights Chicago Heights Star October 22, 1961 - Leslie and Ida (Klemme) Adams 50th wedding anniversary celebration
  • On 28 April 1963 at Crete, Will, Illinois, attended Gus and Edna (Klemme) Janetske 40th wedding anniversary surprise party.

Children of Leslie Byron Adams and Ida Linda Klemme

Citations

  1. [S264] Pibburns.com, online http://www.pibburns.com/carbtill.htm
  2. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED146. Dwelling 49.
  3. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 166.

Carrie K. Merrill

F, b. 3 November 1869, d. 17 January 1957
Name TypeDateDescription
Married Name3 October 1886As of 3 October 1886,her married name was King.
Married Name7 April 1923As of 7 April 1923,her married name was Klemme.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth3 November 1869Carrie K. Merrill was born on 3 November 1869 at Merrillville, Lake, Indiana.
Marriage3 October 1886She married Edward E. King on 3 October 1886 at Indiana.
Marriage7 April 1923Carrie K. Merrill married John Charles Klemme, son of Heinrich August Christoph Klemme and Katharina Grages, on 7 April 1923 at Joliet, Will, Illinois, Mrs Carrie (Merrill) King and John Charles Klemme marriage announcement.
Chicago Star Publications April 12, 1923 - Mrs Carrie (Merrill) King and John Charles Klemme marriage announcement
Death17 January 1957Carrie K. Merrill died on 17 January 1957 at age 87 Carrie (Merrill) King Klemme obituary.
Chicago Heights Star Chicago Heights Illinois January 25, 1957 - Carrie (Merrill) King Klemme obituary
Census DateLocationDescription
7 April 1930Crete, Will, IllinoisCarrie K. Merrill was listed as wife in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1930 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois; living at 17 Columbus Street.1
  • Carrie K. Merrill had 4 with 4 living in 1900 children.

Children of Carrie K. Merrill and Edward E. King

Citations

  1. [S250] U.S. Federal Census 1930 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED99-2. Dwelling 161.

Katherine Elenore Klemme

F, b. 23 October 1894, d. 23 November 1973
Father*John Charles Klemme b. 17 May 1864, d. 25 Apr 1952
Mother*Ella Sarah Corwin b. 14 Feb 1869, d. 2 Aug 1921
Katherine Elenore Klemme
Katherine Elenore Klemme - young woman
Name TypeDateDescription
Name VariationKatherine Elenore Klemme was also known as Catherine.
NicknameKatherine Elenore Klemme also went by the name of Kate.
Married Name3 December 1917As of 3 December 1917,her married name was Hartmann.
Married Name1957As of 1957,her married name was Tatge.
Life EventDateDescription
Birth23 October 1894Katherine Elenore Klemme was born on 23 October 1894 at Crete, Will, Illinois.
Baptism1894She was baptized in 1894 at Zion United Church of Christ, Hanover, Lake, Indiana.1
She was the daughter of John Charles Klemme and Ella Sarah Corwin.
Marriage3 December 1917Katherine Elenore Klemme married Arnold Carl Hartmann, son of Johann Heinrich Hartmann and Katharina Hilgert, on 3 December 1917 at Crown Point, Indiana.
Arnold Carl Hartmann and Katherine Elenore Klemme wedding
Marriage1957Katherine Elenore Klemme married Heinrich Albert Tatge, son of Wilhelm Christ Tatge and Matilde Engelking, in 1957.
Death23 November 1973Katherine Elenore Klemme died on 23 November 1973 at Crete, Will, Illinois, at age 79.
Burialafter 23 November 1973She was buried after 23 November 1973 at Adams Cemetery, Crete, Will, Illinois.
Census DateLocationDescription
14 June 1900Crete, Will, IllinoisKatherine Elenore Klemme was listed as a daughter in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1900 Census at Crete, Will, Illinois.2
25 April 1910Crete Village, Will, IllinoisKatherine Elenore Klemme was listed as a daughter in John Charles Klemme's household on the 1910 Census at Crete Village, Will, Illinois.3
17 January 1920South Chicago Heights, Bloom Twp, Cook, IllinoisKatherine Elenore Klemme was listed as wife in Arnold Carl Hartmann's household on the 1920 Census at South Chicago Heights, Bloom Twp, Cook, Illinois; Living at 2704 Chicago Road.4
  • Katherine Elenore Klemme obtained US Social Security Card at Illinois; last residence Crete, Will, Illinois.
  • She witnessed the burial of Margaret Erickson in May 1948 at Illinois; Mr and Mrs Walter Klemme and daughter Joan, Mrs Leslie Adams, Mrs Dee M Sumpter, Mrs Gus Janetske and Mrs A C Hartmann attended funeral services for Margaret Erickson at the West End funeral chapel, Chicago Heights, last Wednesday afternoon. Miss Erickson, who died suddenly May 9 at her home in Chicago was a sister of Mrs Klemme and was a former resident of Chicago Heights.
  • Katherine Elenore Klemme witnessed the burial of Heinrich Wilhelm Klemme in January 1953 at Saint Luke Cemetery, Beecher, Will, Illinois.
  • Katherine Elenore Klemme witnessed the burial of Henry E. Klemme in January 1953 at Zion Evangelical and Reformed Church, Hanover Prairie, Dyer, Indiana; Henry Klemme funeral notice.
  • On 12 October 1961 at Crete, Will, Illinois, Leslie and Ida (Klemme) Adams 50th wedding anniversary celebration.
  • On 28 April 1963 at Crete, Will, Illinois, attended Gus and Edna (Klemme) Janetske 40th wedding anniversary surprise party.

Children of Katherine Elenore Klemme and Arnold Carl Hartmann

Citations

  1. [S193] Church Record, Zion United Lake Co IN Extract, Pg 674. No. 99.
  2. [S245] U.S. Federal Census 1900 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Dwelling 209. ED 101.
  3. [S244] U.S. Federal Census 1910 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, Sheet 18B. ED144. Dwelling 91.
  4. [S243] U.S. Federal Census 1920 U.S. Federal Census, by Ancestry.com, ED10. Sheet 14B. Dwelling 53.