CHARLOTTE WEHMHOEFER

Charlotte Wehmhoefer

age: 74 years, 8 days

CHARLOTTE “LOTTIE” WEHMHOEFER
(nee THIESFELD)

DOB: June 24, 1880
Peotone, IL USA

DOD: July 2, 1954
location unknown

 

Daughter of Dietrick and Sophia (nee Schneeweis) Thiesfeld

Help Please

Please help with Charlotte’s birth family.

I believe Charoltte’s father immigrated in 1864 with his first wife, Scharlotte (nee Campe), and they had the following children, to whom Charlotte was a half sister:

 

Half Sister to: Elisabeth, Dorothea, Henry L. (Mary Schroeder), Charlotte, Sophie Elinore (Nicholas Ulferts), Johann Heinrich, Melosine Dorothea (William H. Schroeder) and Friedrich Heinrich (Emma M. Voight) Thiesfeld.

Scharlotte (Campe) Thiesfeld died April 15, 1875 and is buried in the Peotone Cemetery.

Dietrick married his second wife, Sophia Maria Schneeweis, on September 27, 1878.

Wilhelmina "Minnie" (Thiesfeld) Pauling and her husband Albert W. Pauling Jan. 16, 1902 Monee, IL

Wilhelmina “Minnie” (Thiesfeld) Pauling and her husband Albert W. Pauling Jan. 16, 1902 Monee, IL

 

 

Sister to: Wilhelmina F. “Minnie” (Albert W. Pauling) Thiesfeld

 

 

 


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We do not have an obituary for Charlotte, but we know the following facts about her:

 

Wife of Edward John Wehmhoefer, married March 5, 1905 in St. Luke’s Church, Beecher, IL USA

Mother of Edwin D. Wehmhoefer, born October 25, 1905 in Beecher, IL USA

1910 census data: she was married to Edward, age 29, and listed as a housewife

1920 census data: She was 39 years old and caring for her husband Edward who had been very sick for 3 years. Edward died on November 18, 1920, the cause believed to have been cancer.

1927 brought the death of her son Edwin, who died October 11, 1927 in St. James Hospital, Chicago Heights, IL. “Kidney ailment/ Bright’s Disease” was listed as the cause.

1930 census data: We can’t find Charlotte in the 1930 census.

1940 census data: Charlotte was living at 7A Reed Street, Beecher, and listed as a Practical Nurse.


Charlotte’s family members also resting in the mausoleum are:

Husband: Edward J. Wehmhoefer
Son: Edwin D. Wehmhoefer
Mother-in-law: Maria (Seegers or Siegert) Wehmhoefer Hoffmann
Brother & Sister-in-law: Henry C. Wehmhoefer & Augusta J. (Wehling) Wehmhoefer
Sister-in-law: Matilda “Tillie” (Wehmhoefer) Westpahl
Niece & Nephew: Ethel E. (Wehmhoefer) Hack & Arthur J. Hack

Other, more distant family include: Bahlman, Batterman, Bergmeier, Beseke, Bielfeldt, Bohl, Cloidt, Dunlap, Engleking,  Fenske, Fick, Fiene, Freerking, Frobose, Graham, Guritz, Hack, Hager, Haltenhof , Heine, Heldt, Hildeman, Hinze, Hoppensteadt, Horn, Hunte, Kaczynski, Kappe, Kilborn,  Kirchhoff,  Klocksieben, Koch, Langreder, Leder, Maass, Matthias, Mc Carty, Meyer, Monk, Niedert, Ohlendorf, Pansa, Peters, Pralle, Riley, Ristenpart, Rohe, Rust, Saller, Selk, Struve, Thielman, Vagt, Von Engeln, Wegert, Wiechen,  Wilkening.

 

 

 

LOUISE MAASS

LOUISE MAASS

Age: 33 years, 4 months, 10 days

LOUISE MAASS
(nee PRUSZ)

DOB: August 8, 1886
Grant Park, Kankakee,IL USA

DOD: December 18, 1919
St. James Hospital, Chicago Heights, IL USA

Daughter of Friederich C. and Mary A. (nee Rodwedder) Prusz

Sister to: Dorathea M. (Andrew Woodmen), Fred (Anna Hamann), Rosina (Joseph Goodrich & Edward Liberty), Frieda, Emma (Alfred Walker), Adolph, Mathilda H. (Walter Burgess), John, Helen and Clarence Prusz

Wife of Alexander August Maass, married November 12, 1903, St. Peters UCC, Grant Park, IL

Mother to: Lila R. (Frank L. Hodges), Elmer (Marie M. unknown) and Clifford R. (Mary Elizabeth unknown) Maass


December 18, 1919 – Chicago Heights Star

OBITUARY

Louise MaassMrs. Mary Louise Maass, died at St. James Hospital Dec. 18, 1919St. James Hospital and was buried at Beecher Monday. Funeral services were held in the Christian Church, conducted by Rev. A.I. Keller. Mrs. Maass was the wife of Alexander Maass, 1669 School Street and was 33 years of age. Her husband and three children survive her.

 


Louise’s family members also resting in the mausoleum are:

Husband: Alexander A. Maass

Other, more distant family include: Bahlman, Batterman, Bergmeier, Beseke, Bielfeldt, Bohl, Cloidt, Dunlap, Engleking,  Fenske, Fick, Fiene, Freerking, Frobose, Graham, Guritz, Hack, Hager, Haltenhof , Heine, Heldt, Hildeman, Hinze, Hoffman, Hoppensteadt, Horn, Hunte, Kaczynski, Kappe, Kilborn,  Kirchhoff,  Klocksieben, Koch, Langreder, Leder, Matthias, Mc Carty, Meyer, Monk, Niedert, Ohlendorf, Pansa, Peters, Pralle, Riley, Ristenpart, Rohe, Rust, Saller, Selk, Struve, Thielman, Vagt, Von Engeln, Wegert, Wehmhoefer, Wiechen, Westphal, Wilkening,

 

 

HARRY KIRCHHOFF

Psalm 16,6 The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places: surely I have a delightful inheritance.

Psalm 16,6 The boundary lines have fallen for me in pleasant places: surely I have a delightful inheritance.

HARRY WILHELM CONRAD KIRCHHOFF

DOB: January 29, 1900 
Sollitt, IL USA 

DOD: December 24, 1902
at home, Sollitt, IL USA 

 

Son of Louis Kirchhoff and Caroline L. (Beseke) Kirchhoff

Brother to: Louis H. (Grace C. Murphy), Mary (Charles Strong) and Charles F. Kirchoff

We do not have an obit for Harry. What we know is that Harry was accidentally killed on Christmas Eve by a shotgun given as a gift to his older brother Louis H. 

(Editor’s note: Harry and his father, Louis who died in 1912 were moved into the Beecher Mausoleum after its completion in 1914. They both were originally buried in St. Luke’s Cemetery. 

Harry’s family members also resting in the mausoleum are: 

Father: Louis Kirchhoff
Mother: Caroline L. (Beseke) Kirchhoff
Grandfather: Charles W. Beseke
Uncle: Conrade E. Beseke
Uncle & Aunt: Charles C Beseke & Margreta (Tobeck) Beseke

Other, more distant family include: Bahlman, Batterman, Bergmeier, Beseke, Bielfeldt, Bohl, Cloidt, Dunlap, Engleking, Fenske, Fick, Fiene, Freerking, Frobose, Graham, Guritz, Hack, Hager, Haltenhof , Heine, Heldt, Hildeman, Hinze, Hoffman, Hoppensteadt, Horn, Hunte, Kaczynski, Kappe, Kilborn, Klocksieben, Koch, Langreder, Leder, Maass, Matthias, Mc Carty, Meyer, Monk, Niedert, Ohlendorf, Pansa, Peters, Pralle, Riley, Ristenpart, Rohe, Rust, Saller, Selk, Struve, Thielman, Vagt, Von Engeln, Wegert, Wehmhoefer, Wiechen, Westphal, Wilkening,