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Hengemuehle, Henke(n), Hennekes, Henrichs - see Hinrichs, Hensen, Herbers/Herbes, Heringhaus, Hermeling, Hermes, Hermsen, Hessling, Hetterman


HENGEMUEHLE

HENGEMUEHLE, Bernard Heinrich
BORN: Aug 30, 1839, Holte
PARENTS: Johan Heinrich HENGEMUEHLE
Anna Maria KNESE
EMIGRATION: 1869 - arrived NY Sep 18, 1869 on the ship Weser
HENGEMUHELE, Bernh 30 farmer from Oldenburg (last residence)
Marianne [Maria Angela] 29, son Herm 3
with Rudolf HENGEMUHELE 25,
Herm 19 [both brothers of Bernh]
MARRIED: Maria Angela GRIEP her entry
marriage: marriage Oct 28, 1864, Holte
CHILDREN: Heinrich HENGEMÜHLE born ca. 1866 Lastrup
Anton HENGEMUHLE born ca. 1870 Hartford, Todd Co. MN
Herman HENGEMUHLE born ca. 1872 Hartford
John HENGEMUHLE born ca. 1873 Hartford, died bef 1880
Anna HENGEMUHLE born ca.1874 Hartford, died 1902 Hartford
Mary HENGEMUHLE born ca.1877 Hartfor, died 1902 Hartford
NOTES: http://home.planet.nl/~artrako/Amerika/GriepMinnesota-EN.html
  1880 MN census, Todd County, Hartford Twp
HANNINMILLER, Henry 40, Hannover, farmer
Mary 43, Hannover
next dwelling
HANNINMILLER, Henry 14, Hannover, farmer
Anton 10, Herman 8, Anna 6, Mary 3, all born MN
  1900 MN census, Todd County, Hartford twp
HENGEMUHLE, Henry Sep 1840, Germany, marr 35, emgr 1870
Angela, Jul 1836, Germany
Herman 26, Anna 24, Mary 22, John 19, all born MN
  Her obituary titled "MRS. HENGEMUHLE DEAD" was in the Todd County Argus on May 5, 1904. Her husband's obituary titled "OLD SETTLER DEAD" was in the Todd County Argus on August 10, 1905.
RESEARCHERS: Mark Griep [http://chem-mgriep2.unl.edu/] who supplied much of the information about this emigrant.
SOURCES:

Bernard Heinrich's date and place of birth and parents' names were noted on his marriage record. From that information, his birth/baptism entry was also from Holte parish records.

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HENGEMUEHLE, Herman
BORN: Dec 18, 1850, Holte
DIED: Nov 16, 1913 in Long Prairie, MN
PARENTS: Bernard Heinrich HENGEMUEHLE
Anna Maria KNESE
EMIGRATION: 1869 - arrived NY Sep 18, 1869 on the ship Weser
HENGEMUEHLE, Bernh 30, Oldenburg to US
Marianne 39, Herman 3, Herman 19, Rudolf 25
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Margr KOSTERS 25, Oldenburg to US
HENGEMUEHLE, Marie 55
  Emigration index, Osnabrueck - Herman Hengemuehle born Dec 18, 1850 emgr from Holte in 1869 (also a listing for brother Rud Anton with note that he was emigrating with mother and entire family)
MARRIED: Katharine
CHILDREN: Joseph E HENGEMUEHLE born 1901, MN, adopted
Isabella M HENGEMUEHLE born 1901, MN, adopted
NOTES: Herman's Obit
  1880 MN census, Todd County, Hartford
HANINMILLER, Herman 28, Hannover
DOLD, John 65, step-father, Baden
Mary 65, mother, Hannover
  1910 MN census, Todd County, Long Prairie
Hengemuehle, Herman 58, Germany, emgr 1869
Katherine 43, MN
Joseph E 9, Isabella M 9, adopted children
RESEARCHERS: Mark Griep http://chem-mgriep2.unl.edu/
SOURCES:

Herman's date of birth was supplied by Mark Griep from Herman's obit. A brother with whom he emigrated was known to have been born in Holte so that parish's records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry found there for Herman.

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HENGEMUEHLE, Johan Heinrich
BORN: Sep 3, 1865, Holte
PARENTS: Bernard Heinrich HENGEMUEHLE
Maria Angela GRIEP
EMIGRATION: 1869 - arrived NY Sep 18, 1869 on the ship Weser
HENGEMUEHLE, Bernh 30, Oldenburg to US
Marianne 39, Herman [Joh Hch] 3, Herman 19, Rudolf 25
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Margr KOSTERS 25, Oldenburg to US
HENGEMUEHLE, Marie 55
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1880 MN census, Todd County, Hartford Twp
HANNINMILLER, Henry 40, Hannover, farmer
Mary 43, Hannover
next dwelling
HANNINMILLER, Henry 14, Hannover, farmer
Anton 10, Herman 8, Anna 6, Mary 3, all born MN
RESEARCHERS: Mark Griep http://chem-mgriep2.unl.edu/
SOURCES:

Henry's approximate year of birth was known from his age on the 1880 census where he was listed with his parents and siblings. His parents had both been born in Holte so that parish's records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Johan Heinrich also.

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HENGEMUEHLE, Rudolph Anton
BORN: Oct 22, 1844, Holte
PARENTS: Bernard Heinrich HENGEMUEHLE
Maria Anna KNESE
EMIGRATION: 1869 - arrived NY Sep 18, 1869 on the ship Weser
HENGEMUEHLE, Bernh 30, Oldenburg to US
Marianne 39, Herman 3, Herman 19, Rudolf 25
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Margr KOSTERS 25, Oldenburg to US
HENGEMUEHLE, Marie 55
  Emigration index, Osnabrueck - Rudolph Anton born Oct 22, 1844 emigrated from Holte in 1869 with mother and entire family
MARRIED: Mary
CHILDREN: Anna HENGEMUEHLE born 1879, MN
Henry HENGEMUEHLE born 1881, MN
Joseph HENGEMUEHLE born 1885, MN
Lisse HENGEMUEHLE born 1886, MN
Anton HENGEMUEHLE born 1888, MN
Mary HENGEMUEHLE born 1890, MN
Agnes HENGEMUEHLE born 1892, MN
Therese HENGEMUEHLE born 1894, MN
George HENGEMUEHLE born 1898, MN
NOTES: 1880 MN census, Todd County, Long Prairie Twp
HENGAMULLE, Anten 34, Prussia
Mary wife 19, PLD
Anna 1, MN
  1900 MN census, Todd County, Hartford twp
HENGEMUHLE, Anton Oct 1844, Germany, marr 21 yrs, emgr 1869
Mary 69, Bohemia
Henry 19, Jos 15, Lisse 14, Anton 12, Mary 10, Agnes 8, Theresa 6, George 2, all born MN
SOURCES:

Anton's date and probable place of birth were known from an emigration index entry. Holte parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Rudolph Anton. His parents noted above were from that entry.

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HENKE(N)

HENKE, Gerhard Heinrich
BORN: Mar 21, 1842, Bakerde (parish in Herzlake)
DIED: Sep 15, 1925, St Louis, MO
PARENTS: Johan Heinrich HENKE
Thecla VORNHOLT
EMIGRATION: 1874-75
MARRIED: Mary Caroline VOSS
marriage: late 1879, St Louis, MO
NOTES: 1900 MO census, St Louis
HENKA, George, Mch 1842, Germany, mar 21 yrs, emgr 1875
Caroline, Jul 1846, Germany, no children, emgr 1879
  1910 MO census, St Louis
HENKE, Gerhard 68, Germany, married 30 yrs, emgr 1874
Caroline, 64, Germany, emgr 1879
SOURCES:

Gerhard Heinrich's month and year of birth and parents' names were noted on his MO death certificate but different parents' names were noted on his marriage record at St Francis de Sales parish. Because the surname was known to have occurred in Herzlake parish, that parish's records were searched in Dr Remme's online parish database. A corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for him with the parents named on the marriage record.

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HENKE, Helena Gebina
BORN: Sep 24, 1863, Papenburg
DIED: Apr 28, 1935 Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH
PARENTS: Joseph HENKEN
Margaretha J WALKER
EMIGRATION: 1885
MARRIED: Frank BREDESTEGE
CHILDREN: Frank BREDESTEGE born 1892, OH
Joseph J BREDESTEGE born 1894, OH
Carl BREDESTEGE born 1897, OH
Frederick BREDESTEGE born 1899, OH
Helena BREDESTEGE born 1901, OH
John BREDESTEGE born 1904, OH
NOTES:

1900 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
BREDESTIGE, Fiath?, 37, OH, marr 8 years
Helena, Sep 1863, Germany, 4 of 4 children living, emgr 1885
Frank 7, Frederich 9/12
2 more children may have been listed at the
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RESEARCHERS: Paul Hartinger who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Helena's date and place of birth and parents' names were found in Paul Hartinger's WCdb. That information was then confirmed in Papenburg parish records. Information about Helena's husband, children and death was from the WCdb.

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HENKE, Maria Anna Carolina
BORN: Sep 17, 1848, Haseluenne
DIED: 1898, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH; buried Old St Joseph Cemetery, Price Hill
PARENTS: Johan Reinhard HENKE
Margaretha Elisabetha KOCH
EMIGRATION: 1866
MARRIED: Henry BERTING
CHILDREN: Kate BERTING born ca 1879, OH
NOTES: 1880 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
BERTING, Henry 30, Oldenburg, blacksmith
Carrie 24, Hannover, wife
Kate, 1, OH
SOURCES:

Caroline's date and place of birth and parents' names appeared on a website (as Caroline Antonette) but that db seems to no longer be online. Haseluenne parish records where then checked and corresponding birth/bapt entry was found on that date for Maria Anna Carolina with the same parents as those mentioned on the website. Information about her death, year of emigration and husband was from the same website.

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HENKE, Reinhard
BORN: Jul 6, 1840, Haseluenne
DIED: Mar 16, 1883, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH; buried St Mary Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Reinhard HENKE
Magaretha Elisabeth KOCH
EMIGRATION: 1864 - arrived NY Aug 29, 1864 on the ship New York
Reinhard Henke 24, Germany
MARRIED: Katherine Euphemia BUDDE
marriage: before 1868, probably in Cincinnati, St Anthony parish
CHILDREN: Henry HENKE born 1868, OH
John HENKE born 1871, OH
Anna HENKE born 1873, OH
NOTES: 1880 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HENKE, Richard, 40, Hannover, saloon keeper
Kate 38, Hannover
Henry 12, John 9, Anna 7, all born OH
  http://buschsa.home.insightbb.com/bernhard/1101.htm
no longer a functioning website it seems
RESEARCHERS: Barbara Nuering who posted a RootsWeb query in Aug 2001 regarding this emigrant
SOURCES:

Reinhard's date and place of birth and parents' names were located in a website which can no longer be accessed. That information was then verified in Haseluenne parish records. Information about emigration, marriage and death was from the same website.

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HENNEKES

HENNEKES, Anna Maria
BORN: Jun 2, 1853, Andervenne (parish in Freren)
PARENTS: Gerhard Lucas HENNEKES
Anna Helena HAARMAN
EMIGRATION: 1860 - arrived Baltimore Oct 25, 1860 on the ship Roland
HENNEKES, Lucas 57, laborer from Hannover to OH
Anna 49, Johan Gerhard 18, Theresa 16, Christina 13, Johan Anton, Anna Maria 7
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1870 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HENNEGES/HERREGES, Lucas, 68, Hannover
Helene 64, Hannover
Tony 20, Anna 17, both born Hannover
RESEARCHERS: Gene Hicks who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Anna Maria's approximate year of birth and parents' names were known from the passenger list of the ship Roland and the 1870 census. Her birth/bapt entry was found in Freren records when research was being done on other persons with his surname who lived there.

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HENNEKES, Gerhard (George)
BORN: May 14, 1850, Andervenne (parish in Freren)
DIED: Nov 12, 1915 Cincinnati, OH; buried St Mary's Cemetery in St Bernard
PARENTS: Gerhard Lucas HENNEKES
Anna Helena HAARMAN
EMIGRATION: 1860 - arrived Baltimore Oct 25, 1860 on the ship Roland
HENNEKES, Lucas 57, laborer from Hannover to OH
Anna 49, Johan Gerhard 18, Theresa 16, Christina 13, Johan Anton, Anna Maria 7
MARRIED: Rosa KLIMPER
CHILDREN: Albert HENNEKES born 1873, OH
Eleanore HENNEKES born 1874, OH
Alvina HENNEKES born 1879, OH
Ada HENNEKES born 1884, OH
Lorinda HENNEKES born 1886, OH
Palma HENNEKES born 1889, OH
Gesina Mary HENNEKES born 1890, OH
NOTES: 1870 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HENNEGES/HERREGES, Lucas, 68, Hannover
Helene 64, Hannover
Tony 20, Anna 17, both born Hannover
  1880 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HENNEKES, Tony 30, Hannover, laborer
Rose 29, OH
Albert 7, Eleanore 6, Alwina 2, all born in OH
  1900 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HENNKEES, John A, May 1849, Germany, marr 28 yrs, emgr 1859
Rosa 49, OH, 5 of 10 children living
Ada 16, Lorinda 14, Palma 11, Gesina 9, all born OH
RESEARCHERS: Gene Hicks who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Johan Anton's approximate year of birth and parents' names were known from the passenger list of the ship Roland and the 1870 census. His birth/bapt entry was found in Freren records when research was being done on other persons with his surname who lived there. Information about his wife and death were from the WCdb.

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HENNEKES, Gerhard (George)
BORN: Dec 10, 1860, Setlage (parish in Freren)
DIED: Sep 5, 1940, St. Louis, MO, buried in Calvary Cemetery
photo of Hennekes farmhouse in Setlage, 1876
PARENTS: Johan Heinrich HENNEKES
Maria Anna HOFFROGE (same person as Anna Maria WOEBBEN)
EMIGRATION: by 1888
MARRIED: Mary M GOUGE (GOEGE) who died Oct 28, 1891
marriage: Jan 9, 1888, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Franz Joseph HENNEKES born 1889, St. Louis, m. NOACK
Infant HENNEKES born Oct 1891 who died shortly after birth
RESEARCHERS: Barbara Salibi
SOURCES: George's information was known from family records. His date and place of birth and parents' names were confirmed in  Freren parish records. His marriage record and the children's baptismal records were found at St. Joseph's.

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HENNEKES, Gerhard Lucas
BORN: Sep 8, 1803 (baptismal date), Freren
PARENTS: Gerhard Heinrich HENNEKES
Anna Catharine MENSEN
EMIGRATION: 1860 - arrived Baltimore Oct 25, 1860 on the ship Roland
HENNEKES, Lucas 57, laborer from Hannover to OH
Anna 49, Johan Gerhard 18, Theresa 16, Christina 13, Johan Anton, Anna Maria 7
MARRIED: Anna Helena HAARMAN
marriage: Nov 27, 1832, Freren
CHILDREN: Bd Albert HENNEKES born Apr 9, 1833, Andervenne, Freren
Ges Ang HENNEKES born Jan 20, 1835, Andervenne
Maria Anna HENNEKES born Aug 13, 1837, Andervenne
Hm Hch HENNEKES born May 9, 1839, Andervenne
Joh Gd HENNEKES born Oct 29, 1841 Andervenne,
Theresa HENNEKES born ca 1844, probably Andervenne
Christina HENNEKES born ca 1847, probably Andervenne
Joh Anton HENNEKES born May 14, 1850 Andervenne
Anna Maria HENNEKES Jun 2, 1853, Andervenne
NOTES: 1870 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HENNEGES/HERREGES, Lucas, 68, Hannover
Helene 64, Hannover
Tony 20, Anna 17, both born Hannover
RESEARCHERS: Gene Hicks who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Lucas' approximate year of birth was known from his age on the passenger list of the ship Roland and from the 1870 census. His birth/bapt entry was found in Freren records when research was being done on other persons with his surname who lived there. His parents' names as noted above were from his baptismal record. Information about his children was taken from Freren records and the passenger list.

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HENNEKES, Heinrich Sylvester (portrait photo)
BORN: Dec 30, 1852 Ostwie/Setlage (parish in Freren)
DIED: Sep 5, 1940, St. Louis, MO, buried in Calvary Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Heinrich HENNEKES
Anna Maria WOEBBEN (same person as Maria Anna HOFFROGE)
photo of Hennekes farmhouse in Setlage, 1876
EMIGRATION: ca 1867, going first to Cincinnati where many emigrants from Freren had settled and from there moving on to St. Louis, MO, between 1876 and 1881.
MARRIED: Louisa BALDES born 1863, St. Louis, MO (not an Emsland family)
marriage: Sep 6, 1882, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Henry HENNEKES born 1883, St. Louis, MO; died 1883
Maria Hulda HENNEKES born 1884, St. Louis, MO; died 1884
Frank Henry Joseph HENNEKES born 1885, St. Louis, MO; m. GRAF
John Bernard HENNEKES born 1887, St. Louis, MO; m. WARNICK
Maria Loretta HENNEKES born 1889, St. Louis, MO; died 1974
Joseph HENNEKES born 1893, St. Louis, MO; died 1893
Kathryn Johanna HENNEKES born 1895, St. Louis, MO; m. ROTH
RESEARCHERS: Barbara Salibi
SOURCES: Henry's date and place of birth were known from family records and confirmed in Freren parish records which supplied his parents' names. His marriage record and the baptismal records for his children were found at St. Joseph's. Henry was probably the S.H. Hennekes who was listed in the 1876 Cincinnati directory as a tailor (also his profession in St. Louis.)

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HENSEN

HENSEN, Maria Tekla
BORN: Jan 10, 1798, Soegel
PARENTS: Willibald/Wuebbe HENSEN
Christina THORMAN
EMIGRATION: by 1850
MARRIED: Theodor Anton ALBERS his entry
marriage: May 16, 1820, Soegel
CHILDREN: M Elis ALBERS born 1820 Oldenburg
Christina ALBERS born 1828, Werpeloh, Soegel
Anna Thecla ALBERS born 1831, Wahn, Soegel
Anna Gabina ALBERS born 1834, Wahn, Soegel
Maria Helena ALBERS born 1837, Wahn, Soegel
Gesina Marg ALBERS born 1841, Wahn, Soegel m. BLASE
NOTES: 1850 MO census, St Louis
KRAETCHER, John 24, Germany
Anna 19, Germany
Marg 6/12, MO
ALBERS, Anton 63, Germany
Tecla 41, Germany
Helen 13, Marg 10, both born Germany
RESEARCHERS: Tom Cook who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Tekla's parents' names and age (22) were on her marriage record and her parents were noted as from Doerpen. That parish's records were checked but no entry for her was found for her there. Soegel records were next checked and a corresponding entry was found there for Maria Teckla.

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HERBERS - HERBES

HERBERS, Anna Maria
BORN: Jan 31, 1833, Ahmsen (parish in Holte)
DIED: Dec 17, 1889,  Calhoun County, IL, buried in Meppen, St Joseph Cemetery
PARENTS: Bernard Albert HERBERS
Anna Maria BREHER
EMIGRATION: 1859 - arrived New Orleans Nov 5, 1859 on the ship Magdalena
Maria Herbes 26, Germany to MO
Holte parish emigration list - Anna Maria HERBERS born in 1833, emigrated in 1859
MARRIED: Lucas LUBBERS his entry
marriage: Aug 20, 1863, St Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Herman LUEBBERS born 1865; died Dec 6, 1871, Meppen, IL, age 6
Bernard LUEBBERS born 1868; died Dec 11, 1871, Meppen, IL age 3
Herman LUEBBERS born 1872; died a week later
NOTES: the following is probably an entry for Lucas although the ages are off quite a bit
1870 IL census, Calhoun County, Richwoods pct #95
LEBLERS, Lucas 30, farmer from Hannover
Mary H 25, Hannover
Hermann 4, Bernhardt 1, both born in IL
1880 IL census, Calhoun Count y, Richwood pct #220
Mary LEEBERS 45, keeping house, from Hannover
RESEARCHERS: Dolores Rizzo (Imminggenealogy@aol.com) who supplied much of the information about this emigrant.
SOURCES: Anna Maria's parents' names were on her marriage record at St Joseph parish. Her approximate year of birth was known from her age on the passenger list of the ship Magdalena and from her death record at St Joseph parish. Her probable place of birth was known from an entry for her on the Holte parish emigration list. That parish's records were checked and a corresponding birth/baptism entry found there for Anna Maria.

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HERBERS, Bernard
BORN: Feb 24, 1871, Esterwegen (parish in Lorup)
PARENTS: Bernard Heinrich HERBERS
Catharine BRAKE
EMIGRATION: 1907 - arrived NY Oct 1, 1907 on ship Gneisenau
MARRIED: Maria OTTEN her entry
CHILDREN: Katharina HERBERS born 1890, probably in Esterwegen
Nicholas HERBERS born 1891, probably in Esterwegen
Tecla HERBERS born 1893, probably in Esterwegen
Mary HERBERS born 1896, probably in Esterwegen
NOTES: 1910 IN census, Allen County, Fort Wayne
HERBERS, Bernard, 39, Germany, marr. 11 yrs, emgr 1907
Mary 39, 4 of 4 ch living, emgr 1907
Katharina 10, Nicholas 9, Tacla 7, Mary 4, all born Germany, all emgr 1907
SOURCES:

Bernhard's date of birth and parents' names were noted in a book on Germans in Allen County, IN. His place of birth was noted on the Ellis Island website. Lorup parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found thre for Bernhard.

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HERBERS, Herman
BORN: March 3, 1839, Bawinkel
PARENTS: Joan Gerard HERBERS
Bernardina Angela FISCHER
EMIGRATION: 1854 - arrived Baltimore Nov 11, 1854 on the ship Anna
MARRIED: Mary
CHILDREN: George/Joseph HERBERS born 1870, OH
Henry HERBERS born 1872, OH
Benjamin HERBERS born 1876, OH
Mamie HERBERS born 1879, OH
NOTES: 1880 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HERBERS, Hermon 41, Germany, Shoe Maker
Mary 40, Hannover
George 10, Henry 8, Benny 4, Mamie 1, ball born in OH
  1900 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HERBERS, Herman (Henry on index) Mar 1839, wid, emgr 1854
Joseph 30, Benjamin 24, both born OH
SOURCES:

Herman's month and year of birth and year of emigration were noted on the 1900 census. That information allowed an entry for Johan Conrad to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which supplied date and place of birth and parents' names.

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HERBERS, Johan Bernard
BORN: Sep 27, 1817, Duisenburg (parish in Bawinkel)
DIED: in St Louis, MO, buried (as John B HUBERS) Jul 18, 1872, age 55, at Calvary Cemetery
PARENTS: Joan Herman HERBERS
Gesina Maria Angela PREKEL
EMIGRATION: 1842  - arrived New Orleans Jan, 1843 on the ship Friedrick Jacob: Joh Bernh HERBERS, 25, from Bawinkel
MARRIED: Maria Helena SCHLANGE her entry
marriage: Apr 21, 1846, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Johan Joseph HERBES born 1848, St. Louis, MO
SOURCES: Johan Bernard's birthdate and parents' names were on his marriage record at St. Mary of Victories which, along with place of birth and emigration info, was also found in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. The child's baptismal record was at St. Joseph's parish.

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HERBES, Johan Theodor
BORN: Aug 10, 1807 Duisenburg (parish in Bawinkel)
DIED: between 1860 and 1880 censuses, probably in IA
PARENTS: Wilhelm Heinrich HERBERS
Gesina Aleid EMBERS
EMIGRATION: 1846
  emigration index, Osnabrueck - Herbes, Theodor from Lage, Haseluenne, age 38, emgr 1846 with wife Maria and daughter (who was born Jan 1, 1846 in Flechum, Haseluenne)
MARRIED: Maria Angela ROSEN her entry
marriage: Sep 18, 1842, Gross Bawinkel
CHILDREN: Theresa born 1846, Lotten Haseluenne
William born ca 1847-48, IA
Bernard J born ca 1849-50, IA
John born 1851, IA
Anna born 1853, IA
Frank born ca 1855-59, IA
Angela M born 1858-59, IA
NOTES: 1860 IA census, Dubuque County, Liberty Twp
HABES, Theodore, 52, Hannover
Mary 39, Hannoer
Theressa A 14, Hannover
Wm H 12, Bernard J 10, John 8, Anna 6, Frank 4, Angela M 1, all born in IA
for mother and brothers
  1880 IA census, Dubuque County, Liberty twp
HERBES, Bernard, 30, IA, farming
Anna K 23, IA, wife
Angela 59, Hannover, mother
William 32, IA brother, Frank 21, IA, brother
Mary 11mo, IA, daughter
SOURCES:

Theodor's approximate year of birth, his wife's name, and approximate year of emigration were known from the 1860 IA census. This information corresponded to an emigration index entry for his family from Haseluenne parish and to entries for Theodor and his wife in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. Names of his parents were taken from that entry. Tenfelde says he and wife emigrated in 1842.

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HERBERS, Maria Anna
BORN: Apr 21, 1820, Gross Bawinkel (parish in Bawinkel)
DIED: in St Louis, MO, buried Jan 9, 1904, age 83, at Calvary Cemetery
PARENTS: Joan Herman HERBERS
Gesina Maria Angela PREKEL
EMIGRATION: 1851 -  possibly arriving New Orleans Nov 21, 1851on the ship Edmund: Maria HARBERS, 29, from Hannover to St. Louis
MARRIED: Bernard Anton BURICHTER (BURRICHTER)
marriage: Feb 10, 1852, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Herman Heinrich BURRICHTER born & died 1855, St. Louis, MO
SOURCES: Maria Anna's parents' names were on her marriage record at St. Joseph's parish. Her date and place of birth, parents' names and year of emigration were found in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. The baptismal and death record for her son was at  St. Joseph's.

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HERBES, Theresa Agnes
BORN: Jan 1, 1846, Lotten (parish in Haseluenne)
PARENTS: Johan Theodore HERBES
Maria Angela ROSEN
EMIGRATION: 1846
  emigration index Osnabrueck - Theodore Herbes rom Lage, Haseluenne, age 38, emgr 1846 with wife Maria and daughter
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1860 IA census, Dubuque County, Liberty Twp
HABES, Theodore, 52, Hannover
Mary 39, Hannover
Theressa A 14, Hannover
Wm H 12, Bernard J 10, John 8, Anna 6, Frank 4, Angella M 1, all born in IA
SOURCES:

Theresa's approximate year of birth and parents' names were known from her the 1860 census. Her probable place of birth was known from an emigration index entry for the family. Haseluenne parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Theresa Agnes

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HERINGHAUS

HERINGHAUS, Bernard Heinrich
BORN: Sep 25, 1862, Schardingen (parish in Beesten)
DIED: Aug 1, 1952, Covington, Kenton County, KY, buried Mother of God Cemetery
PARENTS: Johann Heinrich HERINGHAUS
Maria Anna REVERMANN
EMIGRATION: 1888-89
MARRIED: Catharine
CHILDREN: Bernard HERINGHAUS born 1898, KY
NOTES: 1900 KY census, Kenton County, Covington
HERINGHAUS, Bernard Sep 1862, Germany, marr 3 years, emgr 1889
Bernadina, Aug 1873, Germany, 1 child living, emgr 1883
Bd 2, KY
Mary, mother, Sep 1835, Germany, 7 or 7 children living, emgr 1889
SOURCES:

Bernard Heinrich's date of birth was on his KY death certificate. That information allowed and entry for him to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which supplied place of birth, parents' names and year of emigration.

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HERINGHAUS, Gerhard Joseph
BORN: Oct 18, 1868, Schardingen (parish in Beesten)
DIED: Dec 12, 1929, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OH
PARENTS: Johann Heinrich HERINGHAUS
Maria Anna REVERMANN
EMIGRATION: 1888
MARRIED: (1) Frances M
(2) Theresa GERDSMAN
CHILDREN: Alfred HERINGHAUS born 1896, OH
Larry J HERINGHAUS born 1899, OH
NOTES: 1900 OH census, Putnam County, Union Twp
HERRINGHAUS, Jos G, Oct 1868, Germany, marr 4 yrs, emgr 1888
Frances M 30, OH, 2 of 2 ch living
Alfred 4, Larry J, 8/12, borh OH
SOURCES:

Gerhard Joseph's date of birth was on his OH death certificate. That information allowed and entry for him to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which supplied place of birth, parents' names and year of emigration. His first wife's name was from the 1900 census and his second wife's name was from her OH death certificate.

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HERMELING

HERMELING, Johan Wilhelm
BORN: Jul 31, 1842, baptized in Herzlake
DIED: Sep 4, 1926, buried Germantown, Clinton County, IL
PARENTS: Herman Gerhard HERMELING
Maria Gertrud L‹BKEN/LUEBBERS
EMIGRATION: by 1870
Osnabrueck emigration index - Johan Wilhelm HERMELING born Jul 31, 1842, emigrated from Wachtum before 1866
MARRIED: Maria RIPPERDA born 1860 in Germantown, died 1894 Germantown
marriage: May 13, 1879, Clinton County, IL
CHILDREN: Anna HERMELING born 1889, Clinton County, IL
Bernard J HERMELING born 1886, IL
  1870 IL census, Clinton County, Germantown Twp
HERMELING, William, 27, Hannover, farmer
  1920 IL census, Clinton County, Germantown
Hermeling William J 79, emgr 1857, Prussia
Bernard J, son 34, IL
SOURCES: Johan Wilhelm's date of birth was on his tombstone. His place of birth was noted on his death record at St Boniface parish and on the baptismal record at the same parish of his daughter Anna born in 1889. Herzlake parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/baptism record was found there for Johan Wilhelm. Information about his wife is known from her tombstone and from her daughter's baptismal record. The marriage was found in the Clinton County marriage index on that county's GenWeb page.

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HERMELING, Maria Anna
BORN: Oct 14, 1834 Kl Dohren (parish in Herzlake)
DIED: Jul 22, 1917, Clinton County, IL; buried St Boniface Cemetery, Germantown
PARENTS: Herman Gerhard HERMELING
Maria Gertrud LUEBBERS
EMIGRATION: by 1856
MARRIED: Gerhard KNIEPMAN
marriage: May 6, 1856, Germantown, Clinton County, IL
CHILDREN: Anna KNIEPMAN born 1858, IL
Henry KNIEPMAN born 1860, IL
Theodor KNIEPMAN born 1864, IL
Beranrd KNIEPMAN born 1866, IL
NOTES: 1880 IL census, Clinton County, Germantown
KNIEPMAN, Gerh, 46, Hannover, farmer
Anna 45, Hannover
Anna 22, Henry 20, Theodor 16, Bernard 14, all born in IL
SOURCES:

Maria Anna's date of birth was on her tombstone. Because her surname was known to have occured in Herzlake parish, Dr Remme's online database for that parish was checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Maria Anna one year later than the tombstone date.

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HERMES

HERMES, Anna Helena Walburga
BORN: Feb 25, 1861, Harrenstaette (parish in Werlte)
DIED: Mar 4, 1934, St Louis, MO; buried Sts Peter and Paul Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Herman HERMES
Christina STIENKEN
EMIGRATION: 1882 - arrived Baltimore Apr 1882 on the ship Ohio
HERMES, Herman, 28, Prussia to Cincinnati
HERMES, Walburga, 21, Prussia to St Louis
MARRIED: Johan Bernhard WESSELS (1858/59 - 1933)
CHILDREN: Anna WESSELS 1885-1906
John Gerard WESSELS 1888-89
Emma WESSELS 1890-1971; marr KEMBURLER
Mary Cath WESSELS 1893-1893
Lena Adelheid WESSELS 1894-1982; marr Chas G HOELTER
Bernard H WESSELS 1897-1978
Thekla H WESSELS 1899-1994; marr Andrew SCHIERHOFF
Mary Cath WESSELS 1900-1922
Mary WESSELS 1902 - ?
Mary WESSELS 1906-1906
NOTES: 1900 MO census, St Louis
WESSELS, Bernard, Mar 1858, Germany, marr 16 years, emgr 1882
Lena, Feb 1861, Germany, 5 of 7 ch living, emgr 1882
Annie 14, Emma 9, Lena 5, Bernard 4, Tekla 1, all born MO
RESEARCHERS: Bob Behnen (the.behnen.family@sbcglobal.net)
SOURCES:

All information about Walburga was received from Bob Behnen. Birth information was from Werlte parish records.

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HERMES, Herman
BORN: Nov 18, 1853, Harrenstaette (parish in Werlte)
DIED: Apr 8, 1915, St Louis, MO; buried Sts Peter and Paul Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Herman HERMES
Christina STIENKEN
EMIGRATION: 1882 - arrived Baltimore Apr 1882 on the ship Ohio
Herman HERMES, 28, Prussia to Cincinnati
Walburga HERMES, 21, Prussia to St Louis
MARRIED: Adelheid KORTE (1856-1920, daughter of Theodor KORTE and Thekla)
CHILDREN: Anna HERMES born 1886; died following year
Elisabeth HERMES born 1887; died 1955; marr Anton RATH
Adelheid HERMES born 1889, MO
Johan HERMES born 1891; died 1954, IL
Herm HERMES b. 1892, MO; d. 1923, MO; m. J SCHONHOFF
Wm H HERMES born 1897, MO; died 1981
Anna HERMES born 1899, MO; died 1981; marr H SCHMIDT
NOTES: 1900 MO census, St Louis
HERMES, Herman, Nov 1853, Germany, marr 15 yrs, emgr 1882
Adelheid, May 1857, Germany, 5 of 8 ch living, emgr 1885
Adelheid 11, John 9, Herman 7, Wm 2, Anna 1, all born MO
RESEARCHERS: Bob Behnen (the.behnen.family@sbcglobal.net)
SOURCES:

All information about Herman was received from Bob Behnen. Birth information had been verified in Werlte parish records.

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HERMES, Johan Bernard
BORN: May 7, 1856, Suttrup (parish in Thuine)
DIED: Apr 12, 1922, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH; buried Old St Joseph Cemetery
PARENTS: Herman Heinrich HERMES
Maria Anna SCHMIDT
EMIGRATION: 1882 - arrived Baltimore May 15, 1882 on the ship Leipzig
HERMES, Bern 26, Saxony to US
Ida 27, Karoline 6 months
MARRIED: Ida EVERS her entry
marriage: Aug 24, 1880, Thuine
CHILDREN: Margaretha Carolina HERMES born 1881, Suttrup
Bernhard HERMES born 1886, OH
Elizabeth HERMES born 1886, OH
Eddie HERMES born 1889, OH
George HERMES born 1892, OH
Bernadina HERMES born 1897, OH
NOTES: 1900 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HERMES, Bernhard, May 1856, Germany, marr 20 years, emgr 1882
Ida, May 1856, Germany, 5 of 9 children living, emgr 1882
Bernhard 16, Eliz 14, Eddie 11, George 8, Bernadina 3, all born OH
SOURCES:

Bernard's date of birth and parents' names were on his OH death certificate. That information allowed an entry to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika for Johan Bernard, born one year earlier than the death certificate birthdate. That entry supplied place of birth and year of emigration.

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HERMES, Johan Gerhard
BORN: Nov 29, 1829, Biene, (parish in Lingen)
DIED: Jun 27, 1900, Clinton County, IL; buried St Francis, Aviston
PARENTS: Mathias HERMES
Anna Margaretha STROER
EMIGRATION: 1858
MARRIED: Elizabeth ZIEREN
marriage: Sep 6, 1870, Aviston, Clinton County, IL, St Francis of Assisi parish.
CHILDREN: Walburga HERMES born 1876, IL
Anna HERMES born 1880, IL
NOTES: 1870 IL census, Clinton County, Hull (Aviston)
HERMNS?, John 38, Hannover, shoemaker
  1880 IL census, Clinton County, Aviston
HERMES, George 50, Germany, shoe maker
Elizabeth 39, Prussia
Walburga 4, Anna 1 mo, both born in IL
  1900 IL census, Clinton County, Sug Crk twp, Aviston
HERMES, John G, Nov 3, 1830, Germany, wid, emgr 1858
Anna A, daughter 17, IL
SOURCES:

Johan Gerhard's date and place of birth were on his tombstone. His parents were named on his parish death record. That information allowed an entry for him to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika confirming his birth information.

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HERMES, Margaretha Carolina
BORN: Sep 25, 1881, Suttrup (parish in Thuine)
DIED: between her arrival in the US in 1882 and the 1900 census when her parents were listed with 5 children and it was noted that her mother had 5 of 9 children living
PARENTS: Johan Bernard HERMES
Ida EVERS
EMIGRATION: 1882 - arrived Baltimore May 15, 1882 on the ship Leipzig
HERMES, Bern 26, Saxony to US
Ida 27, Karoline 6 months
MARRIED: unknown - probably never married
NOTES: for parents and siblings
1900 OH census, Hamilton County, Cincinnati
HERMES, Bernhard, May 1856, Germany, marr 20 years, emgr 1882
Ida, May 1856, Germany, 5 of 9 children living, emgr 1882
Bernhard 16, Eliz 14, Eddie 11, George 8, Bernadina 3, all born OH
SOURCES:

Caroline's date of birth and parents' names were known from the passenger listof the ship Leipzig. That allowed an entry for her to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which supplied date and place of birth and her mother's surname.

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HERMES, Maria Adelheid
BORN: Oct 12, 1822, Biene (parish in Lingen)
DIED: Mar 29, 1903, Clinton County, IL, buried St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Aviston
PARENTS: Gerhard Tobias Mathias HERMES
Margaretha STROER
EMIGRATION: 1885 - arrived Baltimore Apr 1, 1885 on the ship Hermann
RAKERS, Heinr 32, Prussia to USA
Agnes 24, Caroline 6, Heinrich 3, Maria 9mo, Maria 62, Theresia 17, Albert 16
MARRIED: Johan Heinrich RAKERS (seems he did not emigrate)
marriage: Jul 13, 1852, Lingen
CHILDREN: Gerh Heinrich RAKERS born 1852, Lingen
Anna Maria RAKERS born 1854, Lingen
Joh Albert RAKERS born 1858, Brockhausen, Lingen
Johan Herman RAKERS born 1862, Lingen
Theresa RAKERS born 1867, Lingen
SOURCES:

Maria Adelheid's age (80) and her parents' names were noted on her death record. Because a sibling was known to have been born in Biene, the parish records of Lingen were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Maria Adelheid. Information about the children was from Lingen parish records.

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HERMES, Maria Anna
BORN: Jul 11, 1843, Hestrup (parish in Lengerich)
DIED: Nov 23, 1909, Wabasha County, MN, buried St Felix Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Gerhard HERMES
Maria Anna EVERS
EMIGRATION: 1876
MARRIED: (1) Bernard Heinrich EVERS geb SCHMIDT
(2) Bernard Heinrich EVERS geb MIDDENDORF his entry
marriage: Apr 25, 1871, Lengerich
CHILDREN: Maria Caroline EVERS (SCHMIDT) born 1868 Handrup
Anna Christina EVERS (MIDDENDORF) born 1872, Handrup
Joh Hch Aug EVERS (MIDDENDORF) born 1875, Handrup
Bernard Henry EVERS born 1877, MN
Anna EVERS born 1879/80, MN
Joseph B EVERS born 1881, MN
Joseph Anton EVERS born 1883, MN
Mary Theresa EVERS born 1885, MN
margaret C EVERS born 1891, MN
NOTES: 1880 MN census, Wabasha County, Glasgow Twp
EVERS, Henry, 39, Hannover, farmer
Mary 36, Hannover
Caroline 11, August 4, both born Hannover
Henry 3, Anna 6mo, both born MN
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Maria's approximate year of birth, husband's name and names of children born in Hannover were known from the 1880 census. That information allowed an entry for her to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which gave specific birth info, parents' names and year of emigration. There were also entries for the emigrant children in the same book. The name of Maria Anna's first husband was from the baptismal record of her oldest child. Information about Maria's death and the children born in MN was from Dave Halm's WCdb.

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HERMES, Maria Susanna
BORN: Feb 12, 1838, Biene (parish in Lingen)
DIED: Mar 30, 1909, age 75, St. Rose, Clinton County, IL
PARENTS: Mathias HERMES
Gesina Margaretha STROER
EMIGRATION: 1885 - arrived Baltimore Apr 1, 1885 on the ship Herman
THOLE, Heinrich 49, farmer Prussia to USA
Susanna 48, Maria 18, Heinrich 11, Gerhard 9, Clemens 4, Herman 9 mo
MARRIED: Johan Heinrich THOLE his entry
marriage: Feb 10, 1863, Lingen
CHILDREN: Agnes THOLE born ca 1865, Germany; m. Anton BOENHOFF
Maria THOLE born ca 1867, Germany
Joh Heinrich THOLE born ca 1874, Germany marr Elis PEEK
Gerhard THOLE born May 11, 1876, Germany marr Mary VOSSHOELLER
Clemens THOLE born May 1879, Germany marr Cath STEINMAN
Herman THOLE born ca 1885, Germany
NOTES: 1900 IL census, Madison County, Helvetia Twp
THOLE, Mary, Jan 1835, Germany, wid, emgr 1884
George, May 1876, Germany, single, emgr 1884
Clemens, May 1879, Germany, single, emgr 1884
SOURCES:

Susanna's date and place of birth and parents' names were on her marriage record. Lingen parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for her.

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HERMES (LEE/LEHE), Regina
BORN: Apr 7, 1797, Wehm (parish in Werlte)
DIED: Dec 15, 1885, Lee County, IA, age 90 yr, 8 mo, 9 days, buried in the Catholic Cemetery, now Gethsemane Cemetery.
PARENTS: Joseph LEE
Anna HERMES
EMIGRATION: 1845 - arrived New Orleans Jan 3, 1846 on the ship Mata
Claus ABEL 48, from Hannover
Regina 48, Tekla 22, Maria Catharina 17, Anna Adelheit 14, Johan Herman 9, Lucas 5
MARRIED: Nicolaus ABELN his entry
CHILDREN: Tekla ABELN born 1822 Wiste, m. Ant TONJES
Joseph ABELN born 1824, Wiste
Lucia ABELN born ca 1827, probably in Wiste
M Cath ABELN born 1829, Wiste, died 1846
Anna Adelheit ABELN born 1831, Werlte parish, m. TONNIES, m. STOWIJK
Regina ABELN born 1834 Werlte parish
Joh Herman ABELN born 1837, m. Elis BLANKES
Lucas ABELN born 1840, Wiste, m. HESS
unidentified portrait photos of two of the children
NOTES: 1860 MO census, St. Louis index, ward 1, p. 316
Regina ABELEN 60, Herman 24, Lucas 20
1880 MO census, St Louis (LDS online census)
SALLER, Henry 54, Hannover, carpenter
Lutitia, wife 53, Hannover
Regina 23, Louis, 21, Henry 17, August 14, Frank 10, all born MO
Regina ABELN, Gmother 86, Hannover
RESEARCHERS: Carol Holterhaus (dcholthaus@aol.com)
Carl Stolwyk (CarlWyk@aol.com)
SOURCES: Regina's approximate date of birth was known from the passenger list of the ship Mata. Baptismal records for her children had been found in Welte parish and one was found there for Regina also. Regina was born with the surname of Lee and that name was used on the baptismal records of all her children but her surname was given as Hermes on all of their marriage records in St. Louis, MO. Her death was listed in Lee County, IA deaths 1880-1907.

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HERMSEN

HERMSEN, Anna Helena
BORN: Jan 14, 1824, Schepsdorf
DIED: Feb 12, 1908, buried St Peter & Paul Cemetery, Petersburg, Delaware County, IA
PARENTS: Gerhard Johan HERMSEN
Anna Gesina MENSEN
EMIGRATION: by 1853
MARRIED: Gerhard Herman BRUGGEMANN his entry
marriage: Apr 5, 1853, New Vienna, Dubuque County, IA, St Boniface parish
CHILDREN: Mary BRUGGEMANN born 1854, Bear Grove, IA
Gerhard BRUGGEMANN born 1859, IA
Anna M BRUGGEMANN born 1864, IA
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Delaware County, Bremen twp
BRUGEMANN, Herman 60, Hannover, farmer
Anna H 55, Hannover
Gerhard 21, Anna M 15, both born in IA
Lucas 63, brother, Hannover, works on farm
HERNISEN (HERMSEN?), Anna Mary, 50, servant
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm, Martha Muessig, Margaret Sudmeier Webb, Bill Murray and several others who have this emigrant in their WorldConnect databases
SOURCES:

Anna Helena's date and place of birth and parents' names were noted in several WCdbs. Schepsdorf parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for her. Information about emigration, marriage, children and death was from the WCdbs.

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HERMSEN, Bernard Heinrich
BORN: Oct 14, 1836, Lindloh (parish in Ruetenbrock)
PARENTS: Stephen HERMSEN
Thecla GERDES
EMIGRATION: 1859 - arrived NY May 27, 1859 on the ship J Ahlers
Gerhard HERMSEN 24, carpenter, Germany to US
Berhard 22, carpenter and Gerhard Herman 21, carpenter
Osnabrueck emigration index - Bernard Heinrich HERMSEN, born Oct 14, 1836 in Lindloh, son of Stephen HERMSEN and Thecla GERDES emigrated from Ruetenbrock in 1859 with cousin Herman HERMSEN
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: Bernard Heinrich was witness at his brother Gerhard Hermsen's marriage in 1865 to Antonette Kunders in St Louis, MO. At present this is his only documented presence in the US.
SOURCES: Bernard Heinrich's date and place of birth and parents' names were known from an entry for him in the emigration index. That information was then verified in Ruetenbrock parish records.

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HERMSEN, Bernard Heinrich
BORN: Aug 26, 1860, Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
PARENTS: Johan Herman HERMSEN
Helena SCHULTEN
EMIGRATION: 1875 - arrived Baltimore May 17, 1875 on the ship Nuernberg
HERMSEN, Johann G 27, Germany to US
Herman 60, Helena 57, Adelheid 29, G Hermann 25, Heinrich 14, Hm 5, Hm 10mo
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Carroll County, Kniest Twp
KOEKER, Eberhard 61, Prussia, farmer
Mary 48, Prussia
John 25, Bernard 24, Eliz 17, Louis 10, Joseph 7, Anna 5, all born IA
HERMSEN, Hy 19, Germany, farm laborer
listed on same page with brothers J Gd and Albert
SOURCES:

This ID is not 100% certain but seems likely.
Heinrich's approximate year of birth was known from the 1880 census. He was listed on the same page as two Hermsens born in Lohne, so Schepsdorf parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found for Bernard Heinrich, brother of the two listed on the same census page. The parents noted above were from the Schepsdorf record.

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HERMSEN, Gerhard Herman
BORN: Nov 26, 1834, Lindloh (parish in Ruetenbrock)
DIED: in St Louis, MO, buried Oct 7, 1909, age 74, in Calvary Cemetery, in the same lot with Antonette
PARENTS: Stephen HERMSEN
Thecla GERDES
EMIGRATION: 1859 - arrived NY May 27, 1859 on the ship J Ahlers
Gerhard HERMSEN 24, carpenter, Germany to US
Berhard 22, carpenter and Gerhard Herman 21, carpenter
his cousin's entry in emigration index:
Gerhard Herman HERMSEN, born Aug 27, 1837, Lindloh, son of Gerhard Herman HERMSEN and Regina HASKAMP emigrated from Ruetenbrock in 1859 with cousins Bernard Heinrich and Gerhard Herman HERMSEN
MARRIED: Antonette KUNDERS, widow of DECKMAN
marriage: May 11, 1865, St Louis, MO
1900 MO census, St Louis
Hermsen, Gerard H, Nov 1834, Germany, marr 23, emgr 1859
Marie A Oct 1841, Germany, 8 of 9 ch living
Frank A 40, Anna F 24, both born MO
SOURCES: Gerhard Herman's parents' names and his age (30) were known from his marriage record at Sts Peter and Paul parish. A sibling and cousin were known to have emigrated from Ruetenbrock so that parish's records were checked and a corresponding record found there also for Gerhard Herman.

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HERMSEN, Gerhard Herman
BORN: Jan 5, 1850, Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
PARENTS: Johan Herman HERMSEN
Maria Helena SCHULTEN
EMIGRATION: 1875 - arrived Baltimore on the ship Neurnberg
HERMSEN, Johan G, Cincinnati to US
Herman 60, Germany to US
Helena 57, Adelheid 29, G Hermann 25, Heinrich 14, Hm 5, Hm 10mo
MARRIED: (1) Maria Adeline HASKENS her entry
marriage: Apr 1873, Schepsdorf
(2) Anna Catharine SCHLICHTE born IA
marriage: 1896-1900, IA
CHILDREN: Joh Hm HERMSEN born Jan 12, 1870, Lohne, Schepsdorf
Joh Hch HERMSEN born May 21, 1874, Lohne, Schepsdorf
Frank Albert HERMSEN born 1879, IA
Joh Bernard HERMSEN born 1884, IA
Katherine HERMSEN born 1890, IA
Joseph HERMSEN born 1896, IA
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Gerhard Herman's date and place of birth, parents' names, first wife's name and marriage information, birth information for the two oldest children and year of emigration were found in Dave Halm's WCdb and had been taken from Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. Information about his second wife and younger children was from the same WCdb.

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HERMSEN, Gerhard Herman
BORN: Sep 14, 1878, Lindloh (parish in Ruetenbrock)
PARENTS: Herman Anton HERMSEN
Maria Angela von HEBEL
EMIGRATION: 1879 as an infant - arrived Sep 27, 1879 on the ship Hansa
Hermsen 49, farmer from Hannover to MN
Angela 45, Marg 18, Helen 16, Gerhard 9, Gesina 8, Gerhard 3mo
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Pottawattamie County, Norwalk Twp (LDS online census)
HERMSEN, H A 50, Hannover, farmer
Angela 45, Hannover
John 15, Barney 13, Zena 8, Herman 1, all born in Hannover
SOURCES: All information concerning this emigrant family was supplied by Heinz Menke from Ruetenbrock parish records.

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HERMSEN, Herman Anton
BORN: Oct 29, 1830, Ruetenbrock
PARENTS: Johann Stephan HERMSEN
Anna Tecla GERDES
EMIGRATION: 1879 - arrived Baltimore Sep 27, 1879 on the ship Hansa
Hermsen 49, farmer from Hannover to MN
Angela 45, Marg 18, Stephen 15, Helen 16, Bernard 9 1/2, Gerhard 9, Gesina 8, Gerhard 3mo
MARRIED: Maria Angela von HEBEL her entry
marriage: Apr 22, 1856, Ruetenbrock
CHILDREN: Anna Tecla HERMSEN, born Sep 29, 1856 Lindloh, Ruetenbrock
Margaretha HERMSEN, born Jun 1, 1859, Lindloh
Maria Helena HERMSEN, born Apr 4, 1862, Lindloh
Johann Stephan HERMSEN, born Dec 7, 1864, Lindloh
Johan Bernard HERMSEN, born May 18, 1867, Lindloh
Maria Gesina HERMSEN, born Aug 12, 1870, Lindloh
Gerhard Herman born HERMSEN, Sep 14, 1878, Lindloh
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Pottawattamie County, Norwalk Twp (LDS online census)
HERMSEN, H A 50, Hannover, farmer
Angela 45, Hannover
John 15, Barney 13, Zena 8, Herman 1, all born in Hannover
SOURCES: All information concerning this emigrant family was supplied by Heinz Menke from Ruetenbrock parish records.

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HERMSEN, Johan Albert
BORN: Oct 7, 1816, Schepsdorf
DIED: Nov 13, 1904, buried St Boniface Cemetery, New Vienna, Dubuque County, IA
PARENTS: Gerhard Johann HERMSEN
Anna Helena MENSEN
EMIGRATION: 1842-45
MARRIED: Gertrude ROLLING
marriage: May 26, 1846, New Vienna, Dubuque County, IA
CHILDREN: Mary HERMSEN born 1847, IA
Catharine HERMSEN born 1848, IA
John HERMSEN born 1856, IA
Anna HERMSEN born 1859, IA
Bernard HERMSEN born 1861, IA
Elizabeth HERMSEN born 1864, IA
NOTES: 1880 IA census Dubuque County, Liberty Twp
HERMSEN, Albert 63, Hannover, farming
Gertruth 61, Hannover
John 23, Anna 21, Bernard 18, Elizabeth 16, all born in IA
  1900 IA census, Dubuque County, Liberty Twp
HERMSEN, ?, May 1856, IA
Mary 37, IA & family
Albert, father, Oct 1816, Germany, marr 54 yrs, emgr 1842
Gertrud, mother, Sep 1818, Germany, 4 of 8 ch living
RESEARCHERS: Margaret Sudmeier Webb and Dave Halm who have this emigrant in their WorldConnect databases
SOURCES:

Albert's date and place of birth and parents' names were noted in Dave Halm's WCdb. Schepsdorf parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for him 4 days after the WCdb date. Information about wife, children and death was from the WCdbs.

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HERMSEN, Johan Albert
BORN: May 31, 1852 Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
PARENTS: Johan Herman HERMSEN
Maria Helena SCHULTEN
EMIGRATION: by 1876
MARRIED: Maria
CHILDREN: John HERMSEN born 1871, Germany (probably a nephew)
John Henry HERMSEN born 1874, Germany (probably a nephew)
Gerhard HERMSEN born 1876, IA
Frank HERMSEN born 1878, IA
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Carroll County, Kniest Twp
HERMSEN, John Gerhard 31, Germany, farmer
Anna 34, Germany
John Herman 3, Anna Mary 1, both born IA
Mary Helena HERMSEN, 62, Germany, mother
listed nextdoor to
HERMSEN, Albert 29, Germany, farmer
Mary 33, wife, Germany
John 9, John Henry 6, both born Germany [Gd Hm's children?]
Gerhard 4, Franciscus 2, both born IA
SOURCES:

Albert's approximate year of birth and information about his mother and his brother Johan Gerhard were known from the 1880 census. Because his brother had been born in Lohne, the parish records of Schepsdorf were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Johan Albert.

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HERMSEN, Johan Bernard
BORN: May 18, 1867, Lindloh (parish in Ruetenbrock)
PARENTS: Herman Anton HERMSEN
Maria Angela von HEBEL
EMIGRATION: 1879 – probably arrived Sep 27, 1879 on the ship Hansa with his family but the FTM cd index to Germans to America does not list John Bernard, nor any child age ca 11-13 with the same surname (need to check actual passenger list on microfilm.)
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Pottawattamie County, Norwalk Twp (LDS online census)
HERMSEN, H A 50, Hannover, farmer
Angela 45, Hannover
John 15, Barney 13, Zena 8, Herman 1, all born in Hannover
SOURCES: All information concerning this emigrant family was supplied by Heinz Menke from Ruetenbrock parish records.

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HERMSEN, Johan Gerhard
BORN: Feb 20, 1848, Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
DIED: Dec 22, 1918, Mt Carmel, Carroll County, IA; buried Our Lady of Mt Carmel Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Herman HERMSEN
Maria Helena SCHULTEN
EMIGRATION: 1867 - arrived Baltimore Jun 3, 1867 on the ship Pallas
Johann Hermsen, 19 from Lohna to IA
MARRIED: Anna Margaretha BRINKEL
CHILDREN: John Herman HERMSEN born 1877, IA
Anna Mary HERMSEN born 1879, IA
Anna A HERMSEN born 1881, IA
Albert HERMSEN born 1886, IA
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Carroll County, Kniest Twp
HERMSEN, John Gerhard 31, Germany, farmer
Anna 34, Germany
John Herman 3, Anna Mary 1, both born IA
Mary Helena HERMSEN, 62, Germany, mother
listed nextdoor to
HERMSEN, Albert 29, Germany, farmer
Mary 33, wife, Germany
John 9, John Henry 6, both born Germany
Gerhard 4, Franciscus 2, both born IA
  1900 IA census, Carroll County, Carroll Twp
HERMSEN, John G, Feb 1848, wid, Germany, emgr 1867
John 23, Annie M 28, Annie A 18, Albert 14, all born IA
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who had this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Johan Gerhard's month and year of birth and year of emigration were noted on the 1900 census. That information allowed an entry for him to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which supplied his place of birth and parents' names. Information about his wife and his death was from Dave Halm's WCdb.

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HERMSEN, Johan Heinrich
BORN: May 21, 1874 (parish in Schepsdorf)
PARENTS: Gerhard Herman HERMSEN
Maria Adelheid HASKEN
EMIGRATION: 1875 - arrived Baltimore on the ship Neurnberg
HERMSEN, Johan G, Cincinnati to US
Herman 60, Germany to US
Helena 57, Adelheid 29, G Hermann 25, Heinrich 14, Hm 5, Hm 10mo
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1900 IA census, Carroll County, Newton
HERMSEN, Henry, May 1874, IA [should be Germany], boarder
RESEARCHRS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Johan Heinrich's date and place of birth, parents' names and year of emigration were found in Dave Halm's WCdb and had been taken from Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. In 1900 Heinrich was living in the same township as his brother Herman.

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HERMSEN, Johan Herman
BORN: Dec 16, 1815, Lohne (parish in Schepsdorf)
DIED: Sep 25, 1878, Caroll, Carroll County, IA
PARENTS: Gerhard Johan HERMSEN
Anna Helena MENSEN
EMIGRATION: 1875 - arrived Baltimore May 17, 1875 on the ship Nuernberg
HERMSEN, Johan G 27, Cincinnati to US
Herman 60, Germany to US
Helene 57, Adl 29, G Herman 25, Hch 14, Hm 5, Hm 10 months
MARRIED: Maria Helena SCHULTEN her entry
marriage: Feb 1, 1848, Schepsdorf
CHILDREN: Johan Gerhard HERMSEN born Feb 20, 1848, Lohne
Gerhard Herman HERMSEN born Jan 5, 1850, Lohne, marr M Adl HASKEN
Johan Albert HERMSEN born May 31, 1852, Lohne
Johan Bernard HERMSEN born 1854; died 1856, Lohne
Anna Adelheid HERMSEN born 1857; died 1870, Lohne
Bernard Heinrich HERMSEN born Aug 26, 1860, Lohne
RESEARCHRS: Margaret Sudmeier Webb who has this emigrant in her WorldConnect database.
SOURCES:

Johan Herman's date of birth and parents' names were noted in Margaret Sudmeier Webb's WCdb. That information allowed an entry for him to be identified in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika which supplied place of birth and parents' names. Information about death was from the WCdb and about children from the WCdb and Tenfelde.

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HERMSEN, Johan Herman
BORN: Jan 12, 1870 (parish in Schepsdorf)
PARENTS: Gerhard Herman HERMSEN
Maria Adelheid HASKEN
EMIGRATION: 1875 - arrived Baltimore on the ship Neurnberg
HERMSEN, Johan G, Cincinnati to US
Herman 60, Germany to US
Helena 57, Adelheid 29, G Hermann 25, Heinrich 14, Hm 5, Hm 10mo
MARRIED: Barbara RATTERMAN born 1875, IA
CHILDREN: George H HERMSEN born 1895, IA
Louis H HERMSEN born 1897, IA
Edward H HERMSEN born 1898, IA
NOTES: 1900 IA census, Carroll County, Newton
HERMSEN, Herman, Feb 1871, Germany, marr 5 yrs, emgr 1875
Barbara, 25, IA
George H 4, Louis H 3, Edw H 1, all born IA
RESEARCHRS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Johan Herman's date and place of birth, parents' names and year of emigration were found in Dave Halm's WCdb and had been taken from Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. Information about his wife and children was from the same WCdb.

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HERMSEN, Johan Stephan
BORN: Dec 7, 1864, Lindloh (parish in Ruetenbrock)
PARENTS: Herman Anton HERMSEN
Maria Angela von HEBEL
EMIGRATION: 1879 - arrived Baltimore Sep 27, 1879 on the ship Hansa
Hermsen 49, farmer from Hannover to MN
Angela 45, Marg 18, Stephen 15, Helen 16, Bernard 9 1/2, Gerhard 9, Gesina 8, Gerhard 3mo
MARRIED: Mary
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Pottawattamie County, Norwalk Twp (LDS online census)
HERMSEN, H A 50, Hannover, farmer
Angela 45, Hannover
John 15, Barney 13, Zena 8, Herman 1, all born in Hannover
1900 IA census, Pottawattomie, County, Neola twp
HERMSEN, John S, Dec 1865, Germany, marr 9, no emgr info
Mary 24, Vermont, 2 of 2 children living
Leo H 8, Paul J 6, both born IA
SOURCES: All information concerning this emigrant family was supplied by Heinz Menke from Ruetenbrock parish records.

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HERMSEN, Maria Gesina
BORN: Aug 12, 1870, Lindloh (parish in Ruetenbrock)
PARENTS: Herman Anton HERMSEN
Maria Angela von HEBEL
EMIGRATION: 1879  - arrived Sep 27, 1879 on the ship Hansa
Hermsen 49, farmer from Hannover to MN
Angela 45, Marg 18, Helen 16, Gerhard 9, Gesina 8, Gerhard 3mo
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1880 IA census, Pottawattamie County, Norwalk Twp (LDS online census)
HERMSEN, H A 50, Hannover, farmer
Angela 45, Hannover
John 15, Barney 13, Zena 8, Herman 1, all born in Hannover
SOURCES: All information concerning this emigrant family was supplied by Heinz Menke from Ruetenbrock parish records.

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HESSLING

HESSLING, Anna Gebina (Agnes)
BORN: Jun 12, 1829, Wahn (parish in Soegel)
DIED: Mar 14, 1911, St Louis, MO; buried Sts Peter and Paul Cemetery
PARENTS: Bernhard HESSLING
Anna Gesina STINTKEN (STINDTALEN on marr)
EMIGRATION: by 1869
MARRIED: Herman JANSEN his entry
marriage: Jan 17, 1869, St Louis, MO
SOURCES:

Anna Agnes' date of birth was on her MO death certificate. Her parents' names were on her marriage record at Sts Peter and Paul parish. Her brother Herbert was known to have been born in Wahn so Soegel parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Anna Gebina.

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HESSLING, Gesina Regina
BORN: Dec 16, 1812, Wahn (parish in Soegel)
DIED: Sep 30, 1878, St. Libory, St Clair County, IL
PARENTS: Heinrich HESSLING
Adelheid SCHWEERS
EMIGRATION: 1867 - arrived NY Jun 11, 1867 on the ship Western Metropolis
Matthew NORDMAN 26 from Germany
Regina 54, Adelheid 22, Wilhelm 17, Gesina 9
Osnabrueck emigration index - Joh Wm NORDMAN born 1849 Klein Stavern, son of Bernard NORDMAN and Regina HESSLING, emigrated in 1867 with his mother, his brother Mathias and 2 sisters to St. Louis.
An aunt, born HESSLING was married to a carpenter TOENJES in St. Louis.
MARRIED: Johan Bernhard NORDMAN
marriage: Oct 23, 1838 in Soegel
CHILDREN: Joh Hm NORDMAN born Aug 12, 1839 Wippingen
Mathias NORDMAN born Dec 11, 1841, Wippingen
A Adl NORDMAN born Mar 26, 1844, Wippingen
Herm Anton NORDMAN born Nov 22, 1846 Kl Stavern
Joh Wm NORDMAN born Nov 9, 1849, Kl Stavern
M Ges NORDMAN born Nov 18, 1842, Kl Stavern
SOURCES: Most information for this emigrant was taken from Dr. Heinz Marxkors' book Emigrants from the area of the former County of Huemmling. . . Hannover, emigrated to St. Libory, St. Clair County, IL - page 47.

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HESSLING, Herbert
BORN: Oct 30, 1825, Wahn (parish in Soegel)
PARENTS: Bernhard HESSLING
Gesina STIENKEN
EMIGRATION: 1848 - arrived New Orleans May 18, 1848 on the ship Columbia
HESLIG, Herbert, 22, Wann to St Louis
MARRIED: Anna Maria POELKER
marriage: Jun 6, 1848, St. Louis, MO
SOURCES:

Herbert's parents' names were on his marriage record at St Vincent de Paul parish. His age and place of residence was known from the passenger list of the ship Columbia. Soegel parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Heribert.

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HETTERMAN

HETTERMAN, Johan Jakob
BORN: Jan 24, 1850, Emsbueren
PARENTS: Johann Burkhard HETTERMANN
Gertrud ACHTER
EMIGRATION: Mar 6, 1869 on ship Arago?, from Bremen
MARRIED: Caroline
CHILDREN: Lizzie HETTERMAN born 1876, KY
Mammie HETTERMAN born 1878, KY
Johanna HETTERMAN born 1880, KY
NOTES: Johan's physical description appears on his passport application in 1909
  1880 KY census, Jefferson County, Louisville
HETTERMAN Wilhelm 36, Hannover, keeps cigar store
John 30, Hannover, brother
Carrie 36, Hannover
Lizzie 4, Mammie 2, Johanna 2mo all born KY
SOURCES:

Johan Jakob's date and place of birth were noted on his US passport applications in 1878 and 1909. That information was then verified in the online Emsbueren Ortsfamilienbuch which supplied his parents' names.

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