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Kueven (see also Keeven), Kuhl/Kuehle, Kuhr, Kuis/Kues/Kuss


KUEVEN

KUEVEN, Lucas
BORN: Feb 13, 1842, Lorup
PARENTS: Theodor KUEVEN
Thecla BEERENS
EMIGRATION: 1847 - arrived New Orleans Jun 28, 1847 on the ship Victoria
KUEVEN, Wessel, 30, Larup
Marg 30, Gebina 4, Rambt 2
KUEVEN, Theod 35, Lorup to Covington
Lucas 5
KUEVEN, Lucas 70, Lorup to Covington
MARRIED: unknown
NOTES: 1850 KY census, Campbell County, district 2
KEAVER, Theadore 39, Germany, laborer
Margaret 30, Germany
Louis 8, Germany
Lena 3, John 1, both born KY
probably, but place of birth wrong for Louis
  1860 KY census, Campbell County, Jamestown
KUBAN, Theodore 47, Hannover
Margaret 38, Hannover
Louis 18, KY [should be Hannover]
Rosina 13, John 11, Mary 8, Theod 6, Geo 3, Wesley 1, all born KY
SOURCES:

Lucas' approximate year of birth, probable place of birth and father's name were known from the passenger list of the ship Victoria. Lorup parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry found there for him. His mother's name was taken from that record.

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KUEVEN, Rembert
BORN: Jul 6, 1845, Lorup
PARENTS: Wessel KUEVEN
Margaretha ANYEME
EMIGRATION: 1847 - arrived New Orleans Jun 28, 1847 on the ship Victoria
KUEVEN, Wessel, 30, Larup
Marg 30, Gebina 4, Rambt 2
KUEVEN, Theod 35, Lorup to Covington
Lucas 5
KUEVEN, Lucas 70, Lorup to Covington
MARRIED: Elizabeth
CHILDREN: Mary KUEVEN born 1869, KY
NOTES: 1870 KY census, Kenton County, Covington
KEEVEN/KUVEN, Robert 25, Hannover, carpenter
Elizabeth 23, OH
Mary 8 mo, KY
SOURCES:

Rembert's approximate year and probable place of birth and parents' names were known from the passenger list of the ship Victoria. Lorup parish records were checked and a corresponding entry found there for Rembert.

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KUEVEN, Theodor
BORN: Jan 13, 1812, Lorup
PARENTS: Lucas KUEVEN
Gabina DETERS
EMIGRATION: 1847 - arrived New Orleans Jun 28, 1847 on the ship Victoria
KUEVEN, Wessel, 30, Larup
Marg 30, Gebina 4, Rambt 2
KUEVEN, Theod 35, Lorup to Covington
Lucas 5
KUEVEN, Lucas 70, Lorup to Covington
MARRIED: (1) Thecla BEERENS (who died before Theodor emigrated)
(2) Margaret
marriage: probably 1847-48 in KY
CHILDREN: Lucas KUEVEN born 1842 Lorup
Rosina KUEVEN born 1847-48, KY
John KUEVEN born 1849, KY
Mary KUEVEN born 1852, KY
Theod KUEVEN born 1853-54, KY
George KUEVEN born 1857, KY
Wesley/Nicolaus KUEVEN born 1859, KY
Ida KUEVEN born 1864, KY
NOTES: 1850 KY census, Campbell County, district 2
KEAVER, Theadore 39, Germany, laborer
Margaret 30, Germany
Louis 8, Germany
Lena 3, John 1, both born KY
  1860 KY census, Campbell County, Jamestown
KUBAN, Theodore 47, Hannover
Margaret 38, Hannover
Louis 18, KY [should be Hannover]
Rosina 13, John 11, Mary 8, Theod 6, Geo 3, Wesley 1, all born KY
  1870 KY census, Campbell County, Dayton
KUEVEN/KNEVEN, Theodore 58, Hannover, plasterer
Marg 49, Hannover
Simie 22, Joh 21, Theod 17, Geo 13, Nicholas 11, Ida 6, all KY
SOURCES:

Theodor's approximate year and probable place of birth and father's name were known from the passenger list of the ship Victoria. Lorup parish records were checked and a corresponding entry was found there for him. His mother's name was taken from that record. His wife's name was known from his son Lucas' baptismal record.

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KUEVEN, Wenceslaus (Wessel)
BORN: Oct 17, 1816, Lorup
DIED: 1870-80
PARENTS: Lucas KUEVEN
Gabina DETERS
EMIGRATION: 1847 - arrived New Orleans Jun 28, 1847 on the ship Victoria
KUEVEN, Wessel, 30, Larup
Marg 30, Gebina 4, Rambt 2
KUEVEN, Theod 35, Lorup to Covington
Lucas 5
KUEVEN, Lucas 70, Lorup to Covington
MARRIED: (1) Margaret ANYEME born ca 1817 (with whom Wessel emigrated and mother of Rembert)
marriage: before 1843, Germany
(2) Christine SCHOBORG
CHILDREN: Gebina KUEVEN born ca 1843, Germany
Rembert KUEVEN born 1845, Lorup
Lewis KUEVEN born 1853, KY
Mary Elis KUEVEN born 1859, Covington, KY; died 1922, single
NOTES: 1860 KY census, Kenton County, Covington
KIVEN, Wisley 44, Hannover, carpenter
Christina 40, Hannover
Bertha 14, Hannover (probably Rembert)
Lewis 7, Mary 1, born KY
  1870 KY census, Kenton County, Covington
KEEVEN/KUVEN, Wessel, 53, Hannover, carpenter
Christine 50, Hannover
Lewis 17, Mary 12, both born KY
  for widow living with son
1880 KY census, Kenton County, Covington
KEUVEN/KENVEN, A Lewis 27, KY
and his family
Christina 60, mother, Germany
SOURCES:

Wessel's approximate year of birth was known from his age on censuses and the passenger list of the ship Victoria. His probable place of birth was known from the passenger list. Lorup parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Wenceslaus. His parents' names as noted above were from that record. The name of his first wife was known from their son Rembert's birth/bapt record and the name of his second wife was known from their daughter Mary Elisabeth's KY death certificate.

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KUHL, KUEHLE

KUHL, Anton
BORN: Oct 13, 1866, Aschendorf
DIED: Nov 28, 1875; buried St Clair County, IL, St Libory Cemetery
PARENTS: Engelbert KUHL
Gebina KEINDORF
EMIGRATION: 1866-67
MARRIED: never married - died as child
NOTES: 1870 IL census, Washington County, Twp 2 Rg 5
KEINDORF, Anton 53, Hannover
KOHL, Eng 35, Hannover
Gebena 25, Hannover
Anton 4, Hannover
Anna 6/12, IL
SOURCES:

All information except census was taken from Dr. Heinz Marxkors' book Emigrants from the area of the former County of Aschendorf/Huemmling. . . Hannover, emigrated to St. Libory, St. Clair County, IL.

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KUEHLE, Bernard Johan
BORN: Nov 20, 1852, Gersten (parish in Lengerich)
DIED: Feb 25, 1925, Grant County, WI, buried St Joseph Cemetery in Sinsinawa
PARENTS: Johan Philip (Bernard) KÜHLE
Anna Maria UHL(EN)
EMIGRATION: 1866
MARRIED: Anna Maria Catharine PULS from Westfalen
marriage: Sep 11, 1876, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
CHILDREN: Emma Mary KUHLE born 1879, WI
Catharine Anna KUHLE born 1881, WI
Bertha Christina KUHLE born 1884, WI
Julia Mary Johanna KUHLE born 1886, WI
Margaret KUHLE born 1888, WI
William Bernard KUHLE born 1890, WI
Joseph Clement KUHLE born 1893, WI
Frances Cecelia 1895 KUHLE born, WI
Loretta A KUHLE born 1900, WI
NOTES: 1870 WI census, Grant Co, Jamestown Twp
KEAL, Phillip, 51, Prussia, farmer
Mary 40, Prussia
Bernard 18, Clemens 14, Christina 8, all born Prussia
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in hiw WorldConnect database.
SOURCES: Bernard’s date of birth and parents’ names were found in Dave Halm’s database with place (from obit) noted as Freren. Bernard's baptism entry was not found in Freren parish but a an entry was found for him  in Lengerich parish (where his parents were born) with correct date and parents. Information on death, emigration, marriage and children was from Dave’s database.

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KUHL, Bernard Joseph
BORN: Apr 8, 1850, Lengerich
PARENTS: Hermann Johann KUHL
Maria Engel MERSCHER
EMIGRATION: 1867 - arrived Baltimore Oct 28, 1867 on theship Therese
Bernh J KUHL, 17
MARRIED: not married in 1870
NOTES: 1870 IL census, Clinton County
KUHL, Joseph 20 or 21, laborer from Prussia on Felker farm
SOURCES: Bernard Joseph's approximate year of birth was known from his age on the 1870 census. With that an entry could be identified for him Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika because it was specified that he emigrated to Schoolkreek (early name for Germantown, Clinton County, IL.) His entry in the Tenfelde book gave his date and place of birth, parents' names and emigration information.

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KUEHLE, Christina
BORN: Apr 30, 1861, Gersten (parish in Lengerich)
PARENTS: Philip KUEHLE
Maria Anna UHLEN
EMIGRATION: 1868
MARRIED: John A GRIMM
marriage: Feb 3, 1885, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI, St Joseph Parish
CHILDREN: Julia GRIMM born 1886, IA
Frank GRIMM born 1888, IA
Aggie GRIMM born 1890, IA
Laura GRIMM born 1892, IA
Leona GRIMM born 1895, IA
Arthur GRIMM born 1898, IA
Bertha GRIMM born 1901, IA
NOTES: 1870 WI census, Grant County, Jamestown Twp
KEAL, Phillip, 51, Prussia, farmer
Mary 40, Prussia
Bernard 18, Clemens 14, Christina 8, all born Prussia
: 1900 IA census, Dubuque County, Julien Twp
GRIMM, John 35, WI, marr 15 years
Christine May 1862, Germany, 6 of 6 ch living, emgr 1868
Julia 14, Frank 12, Aggie 10, Laura 8, Leona 5, Arthur 3, all born IA
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES:

Christina's approximate year of birth and parents' names were noted in Dave Halm's WCdb. Because it was noted that her parents had been born in Lengerich parish, that same parish's records were checked and a corresponding birth/bapt entry was found there for Christina. Information about her husband and youngest child was taken from the WCdb.

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KUEHLE, Clemens Johan
BORN: Nov 16, 1855, Gersten (parish in Lengerich)
DIED: Dec 4, 1916, Menominee, Jo Daviess County, IL, buried in BVM Cemetery
PARENTS: Johan Philip KUEHLE
Anna Maria UHLEN
EMIGRATION: 1866
MARRIED: Christina Anna FREESE her entry
marriage: May 29, 1883
CHILDREN: Bernard John KUEHLE, born 1884, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Mary Anna KUEHLE, born 1885, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Rosa Christina KUEHLE, born 1887, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Francis Albt KUEHLE, b. 1889, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Dorothea A (twin) KUEHLE, b. 1891, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Othilia Cath (twin) KUEHLE, b. 1891, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
John Philip KUEHLE, born 1893, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Henry Joseph KUEHLE, born 1895, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Anna Helena KUEHLE, born 1898, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Clemens Gerhard KUEHLE, born 1899, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
Elizabeth Emma KUEHLE, born 1901, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm (davehalm@netins.net) who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES: Most information was taken from Dave Halm's WorldConnect database. The birth information was then verified in Lengerich parish records.

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KUHL, Engelbert
BORN: Nov 23, 1834, Rhede
PARENTS: Heinrich TOEBEN
Anna KUHL
EMIGRATION: ca 1866-67
MARRIED: Gebina KEINDORF her entry
marriage: Nov 28, 1865, Aschendorf
CHILDREN: Anton KUHL born 1866, Aschendorf; died 1875, St Libory
Gerhard KUHL born 1868, St Libory, IL; died 1869
Maria Anna KUHL born 1870, St Libory
Heinrich KUHL born 1871, St Libory; died 1872
Joseph KUHL born 1873; died same year
Maria Cath Caroline KUHL born 1875, St Libory; died same year
Maria Catharina KUHL born 1877, St Libory; died same year
Catharina Cecilia KUHL born 1878, St Libory
NOTES: 1870 IL census, Washington County, Twp 2 Rg 5
KEINDORF, Anton 53, Hannover
KOHL, Eng 35, Hannover
Gebena 25, Hannover
Anton 4, Hannover
Anna 6/12, IL
  1880 IL census, St Clair County
KUHL Engelbert 45, Hannover, farmer
Gebenia 35, Hannover
Anna 10, Celia 1, both born in IL
Anton KEINDORF, father-in-law, 66 Hannover, cabinet maker
  for wife and 2 children
1900 NE census, Platte County, St Bernard
KRAMPER, Aug, Nov 1861, Germany, marr 11 yrs, emgr 1870
Annie, 30, IL, 5 of 5 ch living
Mary 6, Henry 3, Clara 2, Annie 2, Emma 6/12, all born NE
KUHL, Gebina, M-L, 1841, Germany, 2 of 8 ch living, no emgr info
Etzelia, S-L, 21, IL
SOURCES: All information (except census) was taken from page 41 of Dr. Heinz Marxkors book Dr. Heinz Marxkors' book Emigrants from the area of the former County of Aschendorf/Huemmling. . . Hannover, emigrated to St. Libory, St. Clair County, IL.

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KUHL, Herman Bernard
BORN: Jan 24, 1814, Langen (parish in Lengerich)
DIED: 1852
PARENTS: Johan Herman KUHL
Helena LODDEKE
EMIGRATION: 1842 - arrived New Orleans Jan 24, 1843, on the ship Elaro
Herm Bernd KUHL, 27, from Lengerich
MARRIED: Anna Adelheid KLASS
marriage: Nov 11, 1847, Jo Daviess County, IL
CHILDREN: Mary Ann KUHL born Dec 12, 1850, Menominee, IL
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm (davehalm@netins.net) who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES: Herman Bernard's approximate year of birth and his parents' names were noted in Dave Halm's database. His probable place of birth was k nown from the passenger list of the ship Elaro. Lengerich parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/baptism entry was found there for Herman Bernard (but the entry was hard to read.) Information about marriage, child and death was from the database.

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KUHL, Johan Clemens
BORN: Apr 23, 1843, Lengerich
DIED: Mar 8, 1930, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
PARENTS: Herman Johan KUHL
Maria Engel (Elisabeth) MERSCHER
EMIGRATION: ca 1867
MARRIED: (1) Anna Wilhelmina BUSS her entry died 1876, Aviston
(2) Maria Catharine BRINKER
her entry
marriage: Jul 16, 1878, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
CHILDREN: Joseph KUHL born 1869, IL m. PETERS
William KUHL born 1871, Germantown IL m. SCHROEDER
Herman KUHL born 1873, IL
Henry KUHL born 1875, IL
Herman Clemens KUHL born 1880, IL
Anna KUHL born 1883, IL
Wilhemina KUHL born 188 6, IL
Caroline KUHL born 1887, IL, m. WOLTERS
Bernard KUHL born 1889, IL
Mary KUHL born 1892, IL
NOTES: 1870 IL census, Clinton County
KUHLS, Clemens 27, farmer from Hannover
Maria 25 from Hannover, Joseph 1, IL
1880 IL census, Clinton County, Sugar Creek Twp
KUHL, Clemenz 38, Germany, farmer
Catherine 26, Germany
Joseph 11, William 9, Herman 7, Henry 5, all born IL
RESEARCHERS: several persons who have this emigrant in their WorldConnect databases
SOURCES: All information was taken from WorldConnect databases. Clemens' date and place of birth and parents' names were then verified in Lengerich parish records.

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KUHL, Johann Heinrich
BORN: Apr 14, 1816, Langen (parish in Lengerich)
DIED: Apr 15, 1880, Menominee, Jo Daviess County, IL
PARENTS: Johan Herman KUHL
Helena LODDEKEN
EMIGRATION: 1840
MARRIED: Maria Anna WELP
marrige: Apr 18, 1842, Menominee, IL
CHILDREN: Maria KUHL born 1843, Jo Daviess County, IL
John KUHL born 1845, Jo Daviess County, IL
Bernard KUHL born 1848, Jo Daviess County, IL
Anton KUHL born 1849, Jo Daviess County, IL
William KUHL born 1852, Jo Daviess County, IL
Christina KUHL born 1857 , Jo Daviess County, IL
NOTES: 1860 IL census, Jo Daviess County, Menomenee Twp
Henry KUHL 45, farmer from Hannover
Mary A 45, from Hannover
Mary A 17?, John 15, Bernard 13, Anthony 11, William 8, Christina 3 all born IL
Bernard TAPER 21, farm hand from Hannover
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm (davehalm@netins.net) who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES: All information was taken from Dave Halm's database. The birth information and parents' names were found in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika.

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KUEHLE, Philip Bernard
BORN: Apr 27, 1819, Drope (parish in Lengerich)
DIED: Oct 24, 1873, Sinsinawa, Grant County, WI
PARENTS: 1866
EMIGRATION: Theodor KÜHLE
Anna Maria LODDEKE
MARRIED: Maria Anna UHL(EN) her entry
marrige: Feb 17, 1852, Lengerich
CHILDREN: Bernard KUEHLE born 1852, Freren
Clemens J KUEHLE born 1855, Germany
Christina KUEHLE born ca 1862, Germany
NOTES: 1870 WI census, Grant Co, Jamestown Twp
KEAL, Phillip, 51, Prussia, farmer
Mary 40, Prussia
Bernard 18, Clemens 14, Christina 8, all born Prussia
RESEARCHERS: Dave Halm who has this emigrant in his WorldConnect database
SOURCES: Philip's date and place of birth were found in Dave Halm’s database. Lengerich parish records were checked and a corresponding birth/baptism entry was found for Philip Bernard. His parents’ names as noted above were taken from that document. They were also noted on the marriage record.

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KUHR

KUHR (CUER), Johan Albert
BORN: Sep 17, 1817, Ramsel (parish in Baccum)
PARENTS: Johan Albert CHUER
Anna Gesina Adelaid EGGERMAN
EMIGRATION: 1845 - arrived New Orleans Jan 27, 1846 on the ship Diantha:
Albert KURS 26 from Backum (next to Ramsel), and Maria 21 from Backum; they were listed under Joh Hch KUER from Beesten
MARRIED: (1) Marianne HEIER/HAYER
marriage: Apr 13, 1847, St. Louis, MO

(2) Maria Elisabeth STEINBRUEGGER
marriage: 1849, St. Louis, MO
CHILDREN: Johan Bernhard KUHR born 1849?; died 1852, St. Louis, MO age 4?
Maria Elisabeth KUER born 1850, St. Louis, MO; died 1850
Maria Elisabeth KUHR born 1852, St. Louis, MO; died 1853
Johan Herman KUHR born 1854, St. Louis, MO
Johan Albert KUR born 1856, St. Louis, MO; died 1857
SOURCES: Johan Albert's parents' names were on both his marriage records at St. Joseph's. His date and place of brith, parents' names, and emigration year were found in Walter Tenfelde's book Auswanderungen und Auswanderer aus dem ehemaligen Kreise Lingen nach Nordamerika. The baptismal and death info for his   children was all from St. Joseph's records. Details of the emigration were from the passenger list of the Diantha on microfilm.

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KUR (CUHR), Johan Bernard
BORN: Jan 29, 1821, Ramsel (parish in Baccum)
DIED: 1848, St. Louis, MO, age 26
PARENTS: Johan Albert CHUER
Anna Gesina Adelaid EGGERMAN
EMIGRATION: 1846 - arrived New Orleans Dec 28, 1846 on the ship Rockall:
Joh Berh KUHR 25, farmer from Germany, single
MARRIED: single at time of death
SOURCES: Johan Bernard's parents' names were on his death record at St. Joseph's. His 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. Details of the emigration were from the passenger list of the Rockall on microfilm.

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KUIS, KUES, KUSS

KUIS (KUSS), Adelheid
BORN: Dec 19, 1835, baptized in Twist
PARENTS: Herman Gerhard KUIS
Anna Gesina TEMMEN
EMIGRATION: 1840 - arrived New Orleans Jun 5, 1840 on the ship Johan George
H B KUES 50, Anna Gesina 42, Elisabeth 18, Johann Herm 16, Anna Engel 12, Gerhard Herm 11, Gertrude 9, Clemens 7, Adelheid 4
MARRIED: Joh Heinrich SCHAEFERS
CHILDREN: G Heinrich SCHAEFERS 1857, Osage Co, MO
M Elis SCHAEFERS 1859, Osage Co, MO
John SCHAEFERS 1861, Osage Co, MO
Mary SCHAEFERS 1863, Osage Co, MO
Theresa SCHAEFERS 1866, Osage Co, MO
Herman SCHAEFERS 1869, Osage Co, MO
NOTES: 1839 Father Helias Census (apparently a late entry)
Herman Bernard KUSS 50
Anna Resina 43
Anna Eliz 19, Johann Hch 16, A Ang 14, Gd Hch 11, Anna 9, Gertrude 8, Clemens 5, Adelaida ?, Bd Herm 1
SOURCES: Adelheid's approximate year of birth was known from the passenger list of the ship Johan George. From that information an entry was found for the Kuss family in the book Auswanderungsliste fuer die fruehere Pfarrgemeinde Twist in den Jahren 1838 - 1910 nach Amerika which gave a precise date of birth for Maria Adelheid. That date was verified in Twist parish records. Adelheid's husband's name and information about their children was taken from Margaret Gentges' book Births and Baptisms in Osage County, Missouri

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KUSS, Anna Maria Angela
BORN: Feb 7, 1827, Nieuw Schoonebeek, Neitherlands (parish in Twist, Emsland)
PARENTS: Herman Gerhard KUSS
Anna Gesina TEMMEN
EMIGRATION: 1840 - arrived New Orleans Jun 5, 1840 on the ship Johan George
H B KUES 50, Anna Gesina 42, Elisabeth 18, Johann Herm 16, Anna Engel 12, Gerhard Herm 11, Gertrude 9, Clemens 7, Adelheid 4
MARRIED: John BRESTER
marriage: Apr 10, 1849, Westphalia, Osage County, MO
CHILDREN: Anna BRESTER born 1864, Osage County, MO
Anna Gertrude BRESTER born 1861, Osage County, MO
Bernard Herman BRESTER born 1860, Osage County, MO
Eva Gesina Herman BRESTER born 1854, Osage County, MO
Johan Herman BRESTER born 1857, Osage County, MO
Johan Wm Herman BRESTER born 1852, Osage County, MO
NOTES: 1839 Father Helias Census (apparently a late entry)
Herman Bernard KUSS 50
Anna Resina 43
Anna Eliz 19, Johann Hch 16, A Ang 14, Gd Hch 11, Anna 9, Gertrude 8, Clemens 5, Adelaida ?, Bd Herm 1
1850 MO census, Osage County
BRESTER, Johann Mathias, 25, Ger
Anna Angela, 23, Hannover
SOURCES: Anna Angela's approximate year of birth was known from the passenger list of the ship Johan George. From that information an entry was found for the Kuss family in the book Auswanderungsliste fuer die fruehere Pfarrgemeinde Twist in den Jahren 1838 - 1910 nach Amerika which gave a precise date of birth for Anna Angela. That date was verified in Twist parish records. Her marriage was at St Joseph parish. Information about the children was taken from Margaret Gentges' book Births and Baptisms in Osage County, Missouri

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KUSS (KUESS), Euphemia Gertrude
BORN: Aug 5, 1831 Nieuw Schoonebeek, Netherlands (parish in Twist, Emsland)
DIED: in Cole County, MO, buried Dec 5, 1876 at St Francis Xavier Cemetery, Taos
PARENTS: Herman Bernhard KUIS
Gesina TEMMEN
EMIGRATION: 1840 - arrived New Orleans Jun 5, 1840 on the ship Johan George
H B KUES 50, Anna Gesina 42, Elisabeth 18, Johann Herm 16, Anna Engel 12, Gerhard Herm 11, Gertrude 9, Clemens 7, Adelheid 4
MARRIED: Herman Heinrich ROLINGS his entry
marriage: Nov 8, 1853, Taos, Cole County, MO
CHILDREN: Herman ROLLING born ca 1857, MO
John ROLLING born ca 1859, MO
Mary ROLLING born ca 1860, MO
Caroline ROLLING born ca 1868, MO
NOTES: 1839 Father Helias Census (apparently a late entry)
Herman Bernard KUSS 50
Anna Resina 43
Anna Eliz 19, Johann Hch 16, A Ang 14, Gd Hch 11, Anna 9, Gertrude 8, Clemens 5, Adelaida ?, Bd Herm 1
1870 MO census, Cole County, Liberty Twp
Herman ROLLING 45, from Prussia
Gertrude 37 from Prussia
Herman 13, John 11, Mary 10, Caroline 2, all born in MO
SOURCES: Gertrude's approximate year of birth was known from the passenger list of the ship Johan George. With the passenger list information an entry was identified for the Kuss family in the book Auswanderungsliste fuer die fruehere Pfarrgemeinde Twist in den Jahren 1838 - 1910 nach Amerika which gave a precise date of birth for Euphemia Gertrud. That date was verified in Twist parish records. Her marriage was at St Farancis Xavier church. Information about the childen was taken from the 1870 census.

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KUSS (KUES), Herman Bernard
BORN: 1840, on trans-Atlantic voyage
DIED: before 1900 when his widow was listed on the census without him
PARENTS: Herman Bernard KUSS (born Biene, Lingen)
Anna Gesina TEMMEN (born Hesepertwist, Twist)
EMIGRATION: 1840 - although not listed Herman Bernard would have arrived with his family in New Orleans Jun 5, 1840 on the ship Johann George
H B KUES, 50 from Hannover
Anna Gesina 42, Elisabeth 18, Johann Heinr 16, Anna Engel 13, Gerhard Heinr 11, Gertrude 9, Clemens 7, Adelheit 4
MARRIED: Maria LAMMERS her entry
marriage: Jan 24, 1868, Westphalia, Osage County, MO
CHILDREN: John KUES born 1868, MO; died before 1880
Hm Hy KUES born 1870, Osage County; died before 1880
Louisa KUES born 1877, MO, Osage County, MO
Anna Maria Cath KUES born 1881, Osage County, MO
NOTES: 1838-39 Father Helias Status Animarum (an additional later entry it would seem)
Herman Bernard KUSS 50
Anna Resina 43
Anna Eliz 19, Johann Hch 16, A Ang 14, Gd Hch 11, Anna 9, Gertrude 8, Clemens 5, Adelaida ?, Bd Herm 1
1880 MO census, Osage County, Washington twp
KUHS, Herman 40, Hannover
Mary 41, Hannover
Luisa 2, MO
STAILEY, Simon 40, Switzerland, laborer
SOURCES:

Herman Bernard's approximate year of birth, parents' names and siblings' names were known from the Father Helias Status Animarum. His parents were named on his marriage record at St Joseph parish. That information allwowed the family to be identified in the oline Twist parish Ortsfamilienbuch. Herman Bernard's siblings had been born in Nieuw Schoonebeek, NL.

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KUES, Johan Gerhard
BORN: Jun 12, 1851, Holthausen (parish in Lingen)
DIED: Sep 9, 1832, Clinton County, IL; buried St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Aviston
PARENTS: Johann (Heinrich) Gerhard KUES
Margaretha KOTTE
EMIGRATION: 1871
MARRIED: Wilhelmina TOEBBENOTKE (1859-1944, buried Aviston)
marriage: Nov 22, 1877, Aviston, Clinton County, IL, St Francis of Assisi parish
CHILDREN: Wm KUES born 1879, IL
Henry KUES born 1889, IL
Otto KUES born 1893, IL
Martha KUES born 1899, IL
NOTES: 1880 IL census, Clinton County, Aviston
KUES, George, 28, wagonmaker, born Germany
Mena 21, Germany
William 1, born IL
1900 IL census, Clinton County, Sugar Creek twp, Aviston
KUES, George, Jun 12, 1850, Germany, marr 23 yrs, emgr 1871
Mina, Feb 19, 1858, Germany, 5 of 9 ch living
Henry 11, Otto 7, Martha 8/12, all born IL
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Gerhard's date of birth was noted on his tombstone. His parents' names were found on his marriage record at St Francis of Assisi parish. 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 provided place of birth.

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KUES, Johan Wilhelm Telespohorus
BORN: Jan 4, 1839, Holthausen (parish in Lingen)
DIED: Mar 4, 1877, buried St Francis of Assisi Cemetery, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
PARENTS: Johan Gerhard KUES
Euphemia Margaretha KOTTE
EMIGRATION: 1867
MARRIED: Maria Adelheid DULLE
marriage: May 31, 1870, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
CHILDREN: Anna KUES born 1871, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
George John KUES born 1874, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
Maria Catherine KUES born 1876, Aviston, Clinton County, IL
NOTES: 1870 IL census, Clinton County, Hull (Aviston)
KUES, William 30, Hannover
Mary 21, Hannover
RESEARCHERS: noted on amily web page
http://www.familie-hilling.de/Genealogie/kues/d/kues.htm#BM5350
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Wilhelm's date of birth was on his tombstone. His parents' names were on his parish death record. His place of birth and year of emigration were noted on a family website. Lingen parish records were checked in the online Ortsfamilienbuch and an entry was found there for Johan Wilhelm Telesphorus confirming birth information and parents' names.

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