Thursday, August 14, 2008

Johannes Hannes F. Simon and Anna Elizabeth Gertrude Gummerscheimer

Johannes Hannes F. SIMON and Anna Elizabeth Margaret Gertrude GUMMERSCHEIMER are my 3rd Great Grandparents. Johannes was born 20 Mar 1838 in Alt Bauer, Russia. He died on 11 Dec 1916 in Sedgwick, Kansas. Anna was born in 1838 in Alt Bauer, Russia and died Feb 1898 in Rush, Kansas. They immigrated to the United States 6 January 1876 on the SS City of Montreal with four children: John Conrad (16), Anna Elisabeth (12) who will marry Henry Peter Geis (my 2nd Great Grandparents), Eva Catherine (6), and Evaliss (3).

6 January 1876  SS City of Montreal
Place of Origin: Germany    Ethnicity: German
SIMON Hannes  37  Male
SIMON Else        37 F
SIMON Hannes  16 Male Minor
SIMON Anna       12 F        Spr
SIMON Eva            6 F        Child
SIMON Eva Cath   3F        Child

In 1880 the family is in Rush, Kansas and by this time they've added two children to their family Alexander and Sarah. In 1881 Jacob, their last child, is born.

1 comment:

Catherine grimes said...

Who is that a picture of? John Conrad was my third great grandfather.