Egge Meyer1

  • Residence*: near Green Valley, Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: Principal=Diertje Jibben1
  • Last Edited: 23 Sep 2017

Family: Diertje Jibben b. c 1854

Citations

  1. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 80.

Elizabeth Geerds Meyer1

b. 28 October 1854, d. 1856
  • Birth*: 28 October 1854; Germany1
  • Baptism: 5 November 1854; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Death*: 1856; Germany2
  • Last Edited: 12 Feb 2018

Citations

  1. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Elmond Robert "Pick" Meyer1,2,3

b. 27 September 1916, d. 5 December 2014

  • Birth*: 27 September 1916; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Military Service*: between 1941 and 1945; U.S. Army Veteran of WW II; Served with Troop G, 112th Cavalty. Wounded in Action in the Pacific Theater. Awarded the Purple Heart, two Bronze Stars, the American Defense Medal, the WW II Medal and five Overseas Service Bars.8
  • Marriage*: 24 February 1945; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mabel Lillian Campbell9
  • Residence*: 1957; New Holland, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Widowed*: 1 October 19904
  • Marriage*: 5 July 1991; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Mary "Jackie" Armstrong4
  • Occupation*: Farmer, near New Holland, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: 5 December 2014; New Holland, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Lincoln4
  • Obituary: 9 December 2014; Lincoln Courier4
  • Burial*: 11 December 2014; Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2019

Family 1: Mabel Lillian Campbell b. 28 Mar 1921, d. 1 Oct 1990

Family 2: Mary "Jackie" Armstrong b. 30 Jul 1942, d. 13 Mar 2016

Citations

  1. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Herman T. Meyer - Unidentified Newspaper - Unidentified Date.
  2. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Mabel M. Brandt - Springfield (Illinois) State Journal-Register - 21 November 2003.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, News Article - 11 June 1941.
  4. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Elmond Meyer - 9 December 2014.
  5. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  6. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  7. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  8. [S50] Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, This Is My Story - Veterans of Logan Co., Illinois, Vol. 2 (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, unknown publish date), p. 234.
  9. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Mabel L. Meyer - 2 October 1990.

Emma Jane Meyer1,2,3

b. 1871, d. 1918
  • Name-Married: Emma J. Deverman1
  • Birth*: 18713
  • Birth (alt): October 1881; Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 9 August 1894; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Adolph Gerhard Deverman1,2
  • Residence*: 1900; Eminence Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 19183
  • Burial*: Old Union Cemetery, West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 19 Aug 2017

Family: Adolph Gerhard Deverman b. 20 Mar 1873, d. 1959

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S72] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Marriages: 1851-1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Emma Jane Deverman.

Evert Meinderts Meyer1,2

b. 5 December 1845, d. 23 September 1920
  • Birth*: 5 December 1845; Germany1
  • Baptism: 14 December 1845; Evangelisch Kirche, Funnix, Landkreis Wittmund, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Marriage*: 29 September 1872; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Siementje Gerds Nanninga2
  • Occupation*: Farmer1
  • Death*: 23 September 1920; Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 26 September 1920; Green Hill Cemetery, Prairie Creek Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 8 Feb 2017

Family: Siementje Gerds Nanninga b. 1 Apr 1848

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011, Evert M. Meyer.
  2. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.

Feike Swieters Meyer1

b. 21 November 1850, d. 29 March 1855
  • Birth*: 21 November 1850; Germany2
  • Baptism: 5 December 1850; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Death*: 29 March 1855; Germany2
  • Burial*: 4 April 1855; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Last Edited: 20 Sep 2019

Citations

  1. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  2. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.

Frank Meyer1

b. 5 October 1868, d. 3 November 1943
  • Birth*: 5 October 18682
  • Marriage*: between 1903 and 1904; Principal=Elizabeth Schleder1,3
  • Occupation*: 1910; Farmer3
  • Residence: 1910; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence*: 1917; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 3 November 19432
  • Burial*: Weyhrich Cemetery, Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 23 Mar 2014

Family: Elizabeth Schleder b. 10 Nov 1866, d. 24 Apr 1958

Citations

  1. [S115] Green Valley History Book Committee, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1997 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Quasquicentennial Committee, 1997), p. 52.
  2. [S70] Betty Weghorst Murphy, compiler, Tazewell County, Illinois Cemeteries, Vol. VI (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell Co. Genealogical Society, 1983), p. 13.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.

Frank R. Meyer Jr.1,2

b. 1 October 1901, d. 9 October 1993
  • Birth*: 1 October 1901; Illinois3,2
  • Residence: 1910; Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 1920; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1975; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois5
  • Death*: 9 October 19932
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2020

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 91.
  2. [S23] Social Security Administration. "Social Security Death Index ". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  3. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  4. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Eleanore Meyer - 5 April 1975.

Franklin R. Meyer1,2,3

b. 23 August 1873, d. 16 August 1954
  • Birth*: 23 August 1873; Illinois3,4
  • Marriage*: 7 June 1898; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Eleanora Anna "Nora" Kief2,5
  • Occupation: 1900; Laborer3
  • Residence: 1900; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation*: between 1910 and 1920; Farmer6,7
  • Residence: 1910; Delavan Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois7
  • Residence*: 1920; Sand Prairie Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Occupation: 1930; Small Accounts Collector8
  • Residence: 1930; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation: 1940; Grocery Store Proprietor9
  • Residence: 1940; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois9
  • Death*: 16 August 19544
  • Last Edited: 12 Jan 2020

Family: Eleanora Anna "Nora" Kief b. 7 Jun 1878, d. 4 Apr 1975

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 91.
  2. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  4. [S47] "FamilySearch.org". Database. , "Illinois, Tazewell County, Obituary Card Index from the "Pekin Times", 1914-2007." Database with images. FamilySearch. http://FamilySearch.org : accessed 2015. Pekin Public Library, Pekin.
  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Eleanore Meyer - 5 April 1975.
  6. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Fritz Meyer1

  • Last Edited: 29 Jul 2016

Family: Gertrude Gerdes b. c 14 Sep 1840, d. 9 Feb 1906

Citations

  1. [S96] Ruth Boyken and Hans-Georg Boyken, Wo sind sie geblieben? - Ostfriesen in Amerika (Where did they stay? - East Frisians in America) (Titonka, Iowa: Boyken & Boyken Partners, 1998), 6 - 1906.

George Meyer1

  • Last Edited: 29 Feb 2016

Citations

  1. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's Emden, p. 74.

George (Geerd Harms) Meyer1,2,3

b. 9 March 1807, d. 9 September 1891
  • Birth*: 9 March 1807; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1,5,6,3
  • Marriage*: 28 August 1836; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Gertruid Magdalena Hinderks1,4
  • Immigration*: 10 May 1867; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Albert" arriving at New York City 10 May 1867 and settling in Peoria, Illinois7,3
  • Occupation*: Weaver3
  • Residence: 1870; Limestone Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois8
  • Migration*: circa 1873; To Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Occupation: 1880; Farmer5
  • Residence*: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Migration: To Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois3
  • Migration: To Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois3
  • Religion*: Member of the Presbyterian Church at Monticello, Illinois9
  • Death*: 9 September 18916
  • Death (alt): 9 December 1891; Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: Monticello Cemetery, Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois6
  • Last Edited: 20 Sep 2019

Family: Gertruid Magdalena Hinderks b. 25 Feb 1814, d. 25 May 1903

Citations

  1. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
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  6. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Memorial # 46311225 - George H. Meyer - 3 January 2010.
  7. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 19, p. 119.
  8. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  9. [S61] [Anonymous], Past and Present of Piatt County, Illinois (Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1903), p. 464.

George H. [Gerd Harms] Meyer1,2

b. 1 September 1875, d. 26 May 1941
  • Birth*: 1 September 1875; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1,3,4
  • Residence*: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Confirmation*: 10 April 1892; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 3 October 1895; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Anna (Antje Wilhelmina Johanna) Hedden6,7
  • Occupation*: between 1900 and 1920; Farmer8,9,10
  • Residence: 1900; Sheridan Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1910; Precinct #1, Adams Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1920; Northeast Twp., Adams Co., Illinois10
  • Occupation: 1930; Produce Clerk11
  • Residence: 1930; Golden, Adams Co., Illinois11
  • Residence: 1940; Golden, Adams Co., Illinois12
  • Death*: 26 May 1941; Golden, Adams Co., Illinois3
  • Burial*: 29 May 1941; Friedhof Cemetery, Golden, Adams Co., Illinois3,13
  • Last Edited: 28 Sep 2019

Family: Anna (Antje Wilhelmina Johanna) Hedden b. 21 Mar 1878, d. 21 Jan 1951

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
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  4. [S17] United States Selective Service System. "World War I Draft Registration Cards: 1917-1918". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2005.
  5. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 162.
  6. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  7. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 248.
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George Herman [Gerd Harms] Meyer1,2,3,4,5

b. 9 October 1861, d. 22 December 1947
  • Birth*: 9 October 1861; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany4,5,6
  • Baptism: 20 October 1861; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany5
  • Immigration*: 10 May 1867; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Albert" arriving at New York City 10 May 1867 and settling in Peoria, Illinois1,7
  • Residence: 1870; Limestone Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois8
  • Residence*: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Marriage*: 15 September 1887; Piatt Co., Illinois; Principal=Ella Belle Regnold2,3
  • Occupation*: between 1900 and 1910; Farmer10,11
  • Residence: 1900; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1910; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois11
  • Residence: 1920; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois12
  • Residence: 1930; De Land, Piatt Co., Illinois13
  • Residence: 1940; De Land, Piatt Co., Illinois14
  • Death*: 22 December 1947; Jacksonville, Morgan Co., Illinois15
  • Burial*: 24 December 1947; Goose Creek Township Cemetery, De Land, Piatt Co., Illinois15,4
  • Last Edited: 1 Feb 2020

Family: Ella Belle Regnold b. 24 Apr 1868, d. 2 Oct 1944

Citations

  1. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 19, p. 119.
  2. [S61] [Anonymous], Past and Present of Piatt County, Illinois (Chicago: S. J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1903), p. 464.
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  8. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
  9. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  10. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  11. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  12. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  13. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  14. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  15. [S10] Ancestry.com. "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths Index: 1916 - 1947". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2011.

George W. Meyer1

b. 22 December 1906, d. 18 May 1983
  • Birth*: 22 December 1906; LaPrairie, Adams Co., Illinois2,3,4,5
  • Residence*: 1910; Precinct #1, Adams Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1920; Northeast Twp., Adams Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1930; Galesburg, Knox Co., Illinois6
  • Marriage*: Married Esther Leona Bruns5
  • Death*: 18 May 1983; Bowen, Hancock Co., Illinois3,4
  • Burial*: Quincy Memorial Park, Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois3
  • Last Edited: 24 Sep 2019

Citations

  1. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  2. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  3. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, George W. Meyer.
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Gerhart R. Meyer1

b. 9 February 1902, d. March 1970
  • Birth*: 9 February 1902; Illinois2,1
  • Residence*: 1910; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois2
  • Residence: 1920; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1930; Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: March 19701
  • Burial*: Monticello Cemetery, Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 11 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Gerhart R. Meyer.
  2. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
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  4. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.

Gertrude [Gertrüta Magdalena] Meyer1,2,3

b. 27 June 1879, d. 6 January 1969
  • Name-Married: Gertrude Short
  • Birth*: 27 June 1879; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4,3
  • Baptism: 21 September 1879; Hartsburg Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Confirmation*: 7 April 1895; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 9 September 1897; Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Columbus Jesse "Lum" Short5,6,7
  • Residence: 1900; Boynton Twp., Tazewell Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1910; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri8
  • Residence: 1920; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri9
  • Residence: 1930; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri10
  • Residence: 1940; Saint Charles Twp., Saint Charles Co., Missouri11
  • Residence: 1957; Coconut Grove, Dade Co., Florida5,12
  • Residence: 1958; Coconut Grove, Dade Co., Florida2
  • Death*: 6 January 1969; Saint Charles, Saint Charles Co., Missouri13
  • Burial*: 9 January 1969; Oak Grove Cemetery, St. Charles, St. Charles Co., Missouri13,14
  • Obituary: 10 January 1969; Bloomington Pantagraph14
  • Last Edited: 28 Sep 2019

Family: Columbus Jesse "Lum" Short d. 5 Mar 1955

Citations

  1. [S6] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1880". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
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  5. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Obituary of Herman T. Meyer - Unidentified Newspaper - Unidentified Date.
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  12. [S37] News Article, Miscellaneous Newspapers, Golden Wedding Celebration of Mr. & Mrs. Lum Short - St. Charles (Missouri) Banner-News - Unidentified Date.
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  14. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Gertrude Short - 10 January 1969.

Gordon Douglas Meyer1,2

b. 18 July 1930, d. 29 April 2017
  • Birth*: 18 July 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Graduation*: Lincoln High School, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Military Service*: U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War - Bronze Star Recipient1
  • Marriage*: 25 March 1956; Mason City, Illinois; Married Janet Patterson1
  • Residence*: 1989; Mason City, Mason Co., Illinois3
  • Religion*: Member of the Comminity Chapel at Mason City1
  • Death*: 29 April 2017; Mason City, Illinois; Died at Springfield1
  • Obituary: 30 April 2017; Lincoln Courier1
  • Burial*: 3 May 2017; Mason City Cemetery, Mason City, Mason Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 16 Sep 2019

Citations

  1. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Gordon Meyer - 30 April 2017.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.
  3. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Leo H. Meyer, Sr. - 25 June 1989.
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  5. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Engagement Announcement - 19 January 1956.

Grace [Gretje Wilkoris] Meyer1,2,3

b. 29 September 1881, d. 29 May 1978

  • Name-Married: Grace Minch
  • Birth*: 29 September 1881; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois1,3
  • Baptism: 18 October 1885; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Marriage*: 15 June 1902; Emden, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=David Jared Minch5
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1940; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence*: 1971; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Religion*: Member of the United Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Death*: 29 May 1978; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at Bartman Nursing Home, Atlanta, Illinois1
  • Obituary: 30 May 1978; Lincoln Courier11
  • Burial*: 1 June 1978; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 6 Oct 2019

Family: David Jared Minch b. 4 Apr 1878, d. 11 Sep 1953

Citations

  1. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Grace Minch - 30 May 1978.
  2. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Raymond C. Minch - 29 December 1990.
  3. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter's, Emden, p. 71.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  5. [S15] News Article, The Emden News, Emden, Illinois, Obituary of David J. Minch - 17 September 1953.
  6. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  7. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 101.
  11. [S16] News Article, The Lincoln Evening Courier, Lincoln, Illinois, Obituary of Grace Minch - 30 May 1978.
  12. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 100.
  13. [S26] News Article, The Pekin Times, Pekin, Illinois, Obituary of Darwin Minch - 30 Aug 1980.

Harm O. Meyer1,2

b. 17 November 1894, d. October 1972
  • Birth*: 17 November 1894; Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1900; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1910; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1920; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois4
  • Death*: October 19722
  • Burial*: Monticello Cemetery, Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois2
  • Last Edited: 11 Mar 2014

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
  2. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Harm O. Meyer.
  3. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
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Harm Tönjes Meyer1

b. 25 March 1780, d. 14 October 1859
  • Birth: 27 February 17801
  • Birth*: 25 March 1780; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Marriage*: 2 February 1806; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Elisabeth Eggen Geerds1,2
  • Death*: 14 October 1859; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1
  • Burial*: 23 October 18591
  • Last Edited: 29 Jan 2020

Family: Elisabeth Eggen Geerds b. 11 Feb 1784, d. 5 Mar 1852

Citations

  1. [S157] Ancestry.com. "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages and Burials: 1519-1969". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2016.
  2. [S32] Ancestry.com. "Ancestry.com Public Member Trees". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah.

Harold Dean Meyer1,2,3

b. 4 January 1907, d. 2 January 1982
  • Birth*: 4 January 1907; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1920; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Graduation*: 1925; Hartsburg High School, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Occupation*: 1930; Railroad Worker8
  • Residence: 1930; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation: 1940; Farmhand9
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Residence*: 1945; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Marriage*: 28 June 1945; Reformed Lutheran Church, Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Gretchen K. Behrends1,3,10,11
  • Widowed*: 2 August 197212
  • Marriage*: 27 May 1978; Pekin, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Principal=Louise Lydia Wilhelmine Struebing13,4
  • Employer*: Caterpillar Tractor Co.4
  • Religion*: Member of the Second Reformed Church at Pekin4
  • Death*: 2 January 1982; Armington, Tazewell Co., Illinois; Died at Pekin4
  • Obituary: 4 January 1982; Bloomington Pantagraph4
  • Burial*: 5 January 1982; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 28 Jun 2018

Family 1: Gretchen K. Behrends b. 6 Nov 1905, d. 2 Aug 1972

Family 2: Louise Lydia Wilhelmine Struebing b. 26 Oct 1909, d. 20 Jan 2003

Citations

  1. [S1] Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, Hartsburg, Illinois - Yesterday and Today: 1871-1971 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg Centennial Book Committee, 1971), p. 74.
  2. [S29] William R. Detmers, Hartsburg Union Cemetery (Lincoln, Illinois: Logan Co. Genealogical & Historical Society, 2007), p. 18.
  3. [S58] Barb Little, compiler, Tazewell County Marriage Records: Dec 1942 - 1952 (Pekin, Illinois: Tazewell County Genealogical and Historical Society), p. 11.
  4. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Harold Meyer - 4 January 1982.
  5. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
  6. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
  7. [S143] Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, Hartsburg-Emden High School Graduates: 1921-2013 (Hartsburg, Illinois: Hartsburg-Emden High School Alumni Association, 2013).
  8. [S3] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1930". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2002.
  9. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.
  10. [S26] News Article, The Pekin Times, Pekin, Illinois, Obituary of Gretchen K. Meyer - 2 August 1972.
  11. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Wedding Announcement - 1 July 1945.
  12. [S14] News Article, The Bloomington Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois, Obituary of Gretchen Meyer - 3 August 1972.
  13. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Louise Struebing Miller Meyer.

Harry Anthony [Hejo Antonius] Meyer1,2

b. 25 April 1899, d. 31 October 1962
  • Birth*: 25 April 1899; Logan Co., Illinois3,1,4,2
  • Baptism: 18 June 1899; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois2
  • Residence*: 1900; Sheridan Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1910; Precinct #1, Adams Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 14 November 1918; Golden, Adams Co., Illinois; Married Katherine Margaret Adams6,7
  • Residence: 1920; Houston Twp., Adams Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1930; Houston Twp., Adams Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1940; Houston Twp., Adams Co., Illinois10
  • Death*: 31 October 1962; Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois4,11,7
  • Burial*: Quincy Memorial Park, Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois11
  • Last Edited: 23 Sep 2019

Citations

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  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, St. Peter, Emden, p. 117.
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  5. [S5] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1910". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2006.
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  11. [S19] "Find A Grave". Database. FindAGrave.com, Harry A. Meyer.

Henrietta Meyer1

b. circa 1892, d. 11 September 1946
  • Notes*: Daughter of Henry Meyer and Amelia Himmel of Manito1
  • Name-Married: Henrietta Worner1
  • Birth*: circa 18921
  • Marriage*: 16 October 1913; Principal=Louis Worner1
  • Death*: 11 September 19461
  • Last Edited: 28 Sep 2017

Family: Louis Worner b. 11 Aug 1880, d. 3 Mar 1953

Citations

  1. [S114] Green Valley Centennial Association, Green Valley, Illinois: 1872-1972 (Green Valley, Illinois: Green Valley Centennial Association, 1972), p. 112.

Rev. Henry (Heinrich) Meyer1,2

b. 13 November 1837, d. 13 December 1922
  • Last Edited: 9 Jun 2017

Family: Johanne Friederike Dorothea Elenora Witte b. 26 Feb 1845, d. 18 Feb 1905

Citations

  1. [S35] Illinois State Archives. "Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: 1763-1900". Database. Illinois Secretary of State.
  2. [S145] Ancestry.com. "Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Records: 1875-1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2015, Immanuel - Lincoln, Illinois - p. 355.

Henry (Hinderk Alberts) Meyer1,2

b. 22 September 1841, d. 18 April 1922
  • Birth*: 22 September 1841; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany1,3,2
  • Baptism: 26 September 1841; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Immigration*: 1867; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Albert" arriving at New York City 10 May 1867 and settling in Peoria, Illinois4
  • Occupation*: 1870; Farmhand1
  • Residence*: 1870; Sheridan Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Residence: 1880; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 23 June 1883; Piatt Co., Illinois; Married Della Ubbinga6
  • Occupation: 1900; Farmer7
  • Residence: 1900; Monticello Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois7
  • Residence: 1903; Retired Farmer, Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois4
  • Residence: 1910; Monticello Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois8
  • Residence: 1920; Monticello Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois9
  • Death*: 18 April 1922; Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois10,3
  • Burial*: 21 April 19223
  • Last Edited: 20 Sep 2019

Citations

  1. [S12] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1870". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2009.
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Henry Oran Meyer1,2

b. 9 March 1905, d. 15 August 1968
  • Birth*: 9 March 1905; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Residence*: 1910; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois3
  • Residence: 1920; West Lincoln Twp., Logan Co., Illinois1
  • Marriage*: 2 December 1929; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Elsie Isabell Logsdon4
  • Occupation*: 1930; Farmer5
  • Residence: 1930; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation: 1940; Warehouse Worker6
  • Residence: 1940; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Obituary: 15 August 1968; Lincoln Courier4
  • Death*: 15 August 1968; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Burial*: 17 August 1968; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 23 Sep 2019

Family: Elsie Isabell Logsdon b. 1913, d. 21 Dec 1951

Citations

  1. [S4] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1920". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2010.
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  6. [S74] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1940". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2012.

Herman George Meyer1,2

b. 18 September 1896, d. 6 October 1980
  • Birth*: 18 September 1896; Piatt Co., Illinois1,2,3
  • Marriage*: 1921; Married to Louise Diss4
  • Death*: 6 October 1980; De Land, Piatt Co., Illinois3,4
  • Burial*: Goose Creek Township Cemetery, De Land, Piatt Co., Illinois4
  • Last Edited: 28 Jul 2013

Citations

  1. [S7] Ancestry.com. "United States Federal Census: 1900". Database. Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., Provo, Utah: 2004.
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Herman George [Herman Geerts] Meyer1,2

b. 10 December 1836, d. 19 September 1931

  • Family History*: Herman G. Meyer Family History4
  • Birth*: 10 December 1836; Pilsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany5,1,2,3
  • Baptism: 18 December 1836; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany2
  • Marriage*: 14 July 1861; Evangelisch Kirche, Pewsum, Landkreis Aurich, Niedersachsen, Germany; Principal=Rincha (Reentje Luitjens) Morits2
  • Immigration*: 10 May 1867; Departed Bremen, Germany aboard the "Albert" arriving at New York City 10 May 1867 and settling in Peoria, Illinois6,5
  • Occupation: Cook on the Voyage to America5
  • Occupation: Coal Miner, Peoria Co., Illinois5
  • Occupation*: between 1870 and 1900; Farmer7,8,9
  • Residence: 1870; Limestone Twp., Peoria Co., Illinois7
  • Migration*: circa 1873; To Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Residence*: 1880; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Migration: To Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois5
  • Residence: 1900; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois9
  • Residence: 1910; Goose Creek Twp., Piatt Co., Illinois10
  • Residence: 1930; Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois11
  • Notes*: Member of A.F. & A.M. Lodge #58 at Monticello, Illinois12
  • Religion*: Member of the Presbyterian Church at Monticello, Illinois12
  • Death*: 19 September 1931; Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois1
  • Burial*: 22 September 1931; Monticello Cemetery, Monticello, Piatt Co., Illinois1
  • Last Edited: 20 Sep 2019

Family: Rincha (Reentje Luitjens) Morits b. 12 Nov 1834, d. 9 Nov 1903

Citations

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  6. [S36] Ira A. Glazier & P. William Filby, editors, Germans to America (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, Inc., 1991), Vol. 19, p. 119.
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Herman Tonjes Meyer1,2,3,4

b. 1 January 1884, d. 4 March 1957
  • Name-Baptism: Harm Tonjes Meyer6
  • Birth*: 1 January 1884; Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7,2,3,4,6
  • Baptism: 18 October 1885; St. Peter's Lutheran Church, Emden, Logan Co., Illinois6
  • Residence: 1900; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois5
  • Marriage*: 17 February 1904; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Principal=Caroline Katherine Buchholz7
  • Occupation: 1910; Farmer8
  • Residence: 1910; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois8
  • Occupation: 1920; Farmer9
  • Residence: 1920; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois9
  • Occupation: 1930; Farmer10
  • Residence: 1930; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois10
  • Occupation: 1940; Farmer11
  • Residence: 1940; Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois11
  • Occupation*: Horse Trainer and Sulky Driver7
  • Residence*: between 1948 and 1957; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Religion*: Member of the Methodist Church, Hartsburg, Logan Co., Illinois7
  • Death*: 4 March 1957; Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois; Died at St. Clara's Hospital, Lincoln, Logan Co., Illinois7,2
  • Obituary: 6 March 1957; Lincoln Courier
  • Burial*: 8 March 1957; Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Orvil Twp., Logan Co., Illinois7,2
  • Last Edited: 15 Jan 2020

Family: Caroline Katherine Buchholz b. 17 Sep 1883, d. 28 Sep 1971

Citations

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