Broer Janssen Wiemers

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Personal and Family Information

Broer was born on 29 FEB 1832 in Remels, Ostfriesland, Prussia, Gemany, the son of Jann Frocken Wiemers and Antje Weyert.

He died on 4 JUL 1910 in Bethalto, Madison, Illinois.

His wife was Lena Cobs Bolhen, who he married in ABT 1855. The place has not been found. Their twelve known children were Fritz (1856-1860), Johann Wilhelm (1859-1930), Anna Carolina (1861-1933), Rebecca Johanna (1863-1866), Frederick Hermann (1865-1928), Rebecca2 Johanna (1867->1870), Charles Carl H (1869-1959), Rebecca3 J (1872-1875), Lena (1874-1875), Wilhelm Bernhard (1876-1890), Helena Dorothea (1878-1955) and Herman C (1880-1937).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Broer Janssen Wiemers
(1832-1910)

 

Jann Frocken Wiemers
(1782-1858)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Antje Weyert
(1797-1859)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth29 FEB 1832
Place: Remels, Ostfriesland, Prussia, Gemany
Death4 JUL 1910
Place: Bethalto, Madison, Illinois
Census13 JUN 1870
Place: Madison County, Illinois
Age: 37 born Prussia
Address: Edwardsville Post Office, dwelling 107, family 110
Agency: 1870 Census Illinois
Census 1870 Illinois, Madison
Source: Census 1870 Illinois, Madison

Census5 JUN 1880
Place: Madison County, Illinois
Age: 48 born Hanover
Address: Fort Russell, dwelling 55 family 55 with wife and 6 children
Agency: 1880 census Illinois
Census 1880 Illinois, Madison Cty
Source: Census 1880 Illinois, Madison Cty

Census9 JUN 1900
Place: Madison County, Illinois
Age: 68 born Germany
Address: Fort Russell Township, dwelling 93, family 98
Agency: 1900 Census, Illinois
Census 1900 Illinois, Madison County, Fort Russell Twp
Source: Census 1900 Illinois, Madison County, Fort Russell Twp
Authors: Twelfth Census of the United States

Census11 APR 1910
Place: Madison County, Illinois
Age: 78 b Germany
Address: dwelling 37 family 37 Ft Russell Twp, ED 40 sheet 3B
Agency: 1910 Census Illinois
Census 1910 Illinois, Madison Cty
Source: Census 1910 Illinois, Madison Cty

Notes

Note 1

12 children born between 1856 and 1880

ancestry.com Renken Family Tree

http://genealogytrails.com/ill/madison/mcdirw.htm

1866 Madison County Directory

Transcribed for Illinois Genealogy Trails by ©Jeana Gallagher

NAME TOWN

WEIMERS, BRUEN BETHALTO

WEIMERS, FRANK ST.JACOBS

WEIMERS, FRED FOSTERBURG

WEIMERS, HENRY FOSTERBURG

WEIMERS, JOHN G. BETHALTO

family story about pony express rider for short short time could be this generation but not likely.

Pony Express operated April 3, 1860, to late October 1861. Broer immgrated into US 1853, married and first child 1856. doesn't seem likely for him or any of his children to be prime canditates.

http://www.xphomestation.com/names.html

Sources

  1. Census 1900 Illinois, Madison County, Fort Russell Twp
    Source: Census 1900 Illinois, Madison County, Fort Russell Twp
    Authors: Twelfth Census of the United States
  2. Census 1870 Illinois, Madison
    Source: Census 1870 Illinois, Madison
  3. Census 1880 Illinois, Madison Cty
    Source: Census 1880 Illinois, Madison Cty
  4. Census 1900 Illinois, Madison County, Fort Russell Twp
    Source: Census 1900 Illinois, Madison County, Fort Russell Twp
    Authors: Twelfth Census of the United States
  5. Census 1910 Illinois, Madison Cty
    Source: Census 1910 Illinois, Madison Cty