Leah Keim1

F, b. 14 October 1828, d. 13 October 1895
FatherDaniel Shaw Keim3 b. 17 Apr 1798, d. 14 Sep 1879
MotherSusannah Ulsh2 b. 18 Jan 1807, d. 3 Oct 1888
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Married Name Landgrave 
Married Name Miller1 
Birth*14 Oct 1828 Perry Co., Pennsylvania1,4 
Marriage*7 Jan 1849 Miami Co., Indiana; Principal=Joseph Miller1,5 
Residence1850 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 21, born in Pennsylvania6 
Residence1860 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 31, born in Pennsylvania.7 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 42, born in Pennsyvlania1 
Marriage*2 Feb 1879 Miami Co., Indiana; Principal=George Landgrave8 
Residence1880 South Peru, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 51. Born in Indiana, both parents born in Pennsylvania.

Leah is enumerated in the household of her husband George Landgrave (married just a year earlier) and his 7 children. Her still young children from her prior marriage are not in the household. I'm not sure where Daniel was. Daughter Lydia was living with Leah's mother. Hannah was living with Leah's son Jonas.9 
Death*13 Oct 1895 Wabash Co., Indiana; Published in the Gospel Messenger, 12 November 1895, p. 735, col. 1:

LANDGRAVE - In the Roann church, Wabash Co., Ind., Oct. 13, 1895, of heart failure, sister Leah Landgrave, aged 67 years, 11 months and 29 days. She was born in Perry County, Pa., and in 1848 emigrated with her parents to Miami County, Ind. In 1849 she united in marriage with Bro. Joseph Miller. To them were born nine children, two of whom preceded her to the spirit world. She was a member of the Lutheran faith up to 1864, when she united with the German Baptist Brethren church and lived a life of obedience, up to the time of her death. In 1871 Bro. Joseph, her companion, departed this life, and in 1879 her second marriage took place with Bro. George Landgrave, who lived until 1891. She leaves three daughters and four sons. Funeral by the home ministry after which her remains were laid to rest in the citizen's cemetery at Roann.4 
Burial* Citizen's Cemetery, Roann, Wabash Co., Indiana4 

Family 1

Joseph Miller b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
Marriage*7 Jan 1849 Miami Co., Indiana; Principal=Joseph Miller1,5 
Children

Family 2

George Landgrave
Marriage*2 Feb 1879 Miami Co., Indiana; Principal=George Landgrave8 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; ED 113, Image 19.
  3. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 26.
  4. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Leah Miller Landgrave, died 13 Aug 1895, buried at Citizens Cemetery, Roann, Wabash Co., Indiana; Memorial #33850151.
  5. [S1731] Indiana Marriages, 1802-1892 (ancestry.com), Joseph Miller married Leah Keim on 7 Jan 1849 in Miami Co., Indiana.
  6. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana, Image 6.
  7. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 27.
  8. [S1730] Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 (Ancestry.com), Leah Miller married Geo Landgrave in Miami Co., Indiana on 2 Feb 1879.
  9. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, South Peru, Miami Co., Indiana; ED 122, Image 6.

Sarah Miller1

F, b. 3 August 1851, d. 27 July 1941
FatherJoseph Miller1 b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
MotherLeah Keim1 b. 14 Oct 1828, d. 13 Oct 1895
Birth*3 Aug 1851 Miami Co., Indiana1 
Residence1860 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 9, born in Indiana2 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 19, born in Indiana1 
Death*27 Jul 1941 Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 27.

David Miller1

M, b. 17 July 1855, d. 7 October 1898
FatherJoseph Miller1 b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
MotherLeah Keim1 b. 14 Oct 1828, d. 13 Oct 1895
Birth*17 Jul 1855 Grand Traverse, Indiana1 
Residence1860 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 5, born in Indiana2 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 14, born in Indiana, Farmer1 
Death*7 Oct 1898 Roann, Wabash Co., Indiana 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 27.

Reuben Miller1

M, b. 17 November 1859, d. 10 February 1932
FatherJoseph Miller1 b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
MotherLeah Keim1 b. 14 Oct 1828, d. 13 Oct 1895
Birth*17 Nov 1859 Wabash Co., Indiana1 
Residence1860 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 6 months, born in Indiana2 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 12, born in Indiana1 
Death*10 Feb 1932  

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.
  2. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 27.

Abraham Miller1

M, b. 24 May 1862, d. 11 March 1929
FatherJoseph Miller1 b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
MotherLeah Keim1 b. 14 Oct 1828, d. 13 Oct 1895
Birth*24 May 1862 Indiana1 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 8, born in Indiana1 
Death*11 Mar 1929 Fillmore Co., Nebraska 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.

Lydia Miller1

F, b. circa 1864, d. 31 August 1900
FatherJoseph Miller1 b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
MotherLeah Keim1 b. 14 Oct 1828, d. 13 Oct 1895
Birth*c 1864 Indiana1 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 6, born in Indiana1 
Residence1880 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 14, born in Indiana.2 
Death*31 Aug 1900  

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; ED 113, Image 19.

Hannah Miller1

F, b. 21 December 1869, d. 17 March 1953
FatherJoseph Miller1 b. 25 Oct 1819, d. 11 Aug 1871
MotherLeah Keim1 b. 14 Oct 1828, d. 13 Oct 1895
Married Name Zook 
Birth*21 Dec 1869 Stockdale, Miami Co., Indiana1 
Residence*1870 Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Age 1, born in Indiana1 
Residence1880 Paw Paw, Wabash Co., Indiana; Age 11, enumerated in the household of her brother Jonas.2 
Death*17 Mar 1953 Stockdale, Miami Co., Nebraska 

Citations

  1. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; Image 15.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Perry, Miami Co., Indiana; ED 113, Image 19.

Mary C. Bloom

F, b. 24 October 1858, d. 25 December 1944
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Joseph Michael Reinsch
Married Name Durham 
Married Name Steffgen 
Birth*24 Oct 1858 Wisconsin1 
Marriage* Principal=Jesse P. Durham 
Marriage*c 1880 Principal=Michael P. Steffgen 
Residence1880 Mineral Point, Iowa Co., Wisconsin; Age 21, born in Wisconsin, both parents born in Prussia.1 
Residence*1910 Momence, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 54, born in Wisconsin, married 30 years, mother of 5 children of whom 4 are living.2 
Death*25 Dec 1944 Grafton, Fillmore Co., Nebraska 
Burial* Holy Cross Cemetery, Grafton, Fillmore Co., Nebraska3 

Family 1

Jesse P. Durham
Marriage* Principal=Jesse P. Durham 
Child

Family 2

Michael P. Steffgen b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 30 Apr 1931
Marriage*c 1880 Principal=Michael P. Steffgen 
Children

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Mineral Point, Iowa Co., Wisconsin; ED 156, Image 2.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Momence, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 34, Image 4.
  3. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Mary C. Steffgen, died 25 Dec 1944, buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Grafton, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #68369615.

Jesse P. Durham

M
Marriage* Principal=Mary C. Bloom 

Family

Mary C. Bloom b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 25 Dec 1944
Child

Katherine E. Steffgen

F, b. 1881, d. 7 May 1966
FatherMichael P. Steffgen b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 30 Apr 1931
MotherMary C. Bloom b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 25 Dec 1944
Married Name Budler 
Birth*1881  
Death*7 May 1966 Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska 

Hannah Elizabeth Johannah Steffgen

F, b. November 1882
FatherMichael P. Steffgen b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 30 Apr 1931
MotherMary C. Bloom b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 25 Dec 1944
Married Name Birkbigler 
Name Variation Elizabeth Steffgen1 
Birth*Nov 1882 Nebraska1 
Residence1900 Farmers Valley, Hamilton Co., Nebraska; Age 17, born Nov 1882 in Nebraska. At school.1 
Residence*1910 Momence, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 27, born in Nebraska2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Farmers Valley, Hamilton Co., Nebraska; ED 70, Image 7.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Momence, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 34, Image 4.

Anna May Steffgen

F, b. 1885
FatherMichael P. Steffgen b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 30 Apr 1931
MotherMary C. Bloom b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 25 Dec 1944
Birth*1885  

Henry William Steffgen

M, b. 26 October 1893, d. 22 December 1974
FatherMichael P. Steffgen b. 12 Jul 1856, d. 30 Apr 1931
MotherMary C. Bloom b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 25 Dec 1944
Birth*26 Oct 1893 Nebraska1,2 
Residence1900 Farmers Valley, Hamilton Co., Nebraska; Age 6, born Oct 1893 in Nebraska.1 
Residence*1910 Momence, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 16, born in Nebraska.3 
Death*22 Dec 1974 Henry W. Steffgen of Hastings, formerly of Geneva passed away Sunday, December 22, 1974. He was 81.

Survivors include his sons, Michael, Paul, daughter Mrs. William Fiegenbaum; also a sister Mrs. Hannah Berkbigler, and nieces and nephews.2 
Burial* Holy Cross Cemetery, Grafton, Fillmore Co., Nebraska2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Farmers Valley, Hamilton Co., Nebraska; ED 70, Image 7.
  2. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Henry William Steffgen, died 22 Dec 1974, buried at Holy Cross Cemetery, Grafton, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #68371204.
  3. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Momence, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 34, Image 4.

John Anthony Durham

M, b. 1879
FatherJesse P. Durham
MotherMary C. Bloom b. 24 Oct 1858, d. 25 Dec 1944
Birth*1879  

William Fessler

M, b. circa 1867
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherSusan Miller b. 1843, d. 15 Jul 1884
Birth*c 1867 Illinois1 
Residence1870 Maryland, Ogle Co., Illinois; Age 3, born in Illinois2 
Residence1880 Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; Age 13, born in Illinois.1 
Residence*1911 Shickley, Fillmore Co., Nebraska 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; ED 85, Image 8.
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Maryland, Ogle Co., Illinois; Image 24.

John F. Fessler

M, b. July 1869
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherSusan Miller b. 1843, d. 15 Jul 1884
Birth*Jul 1869 Illinois1,2 
Residence1870 Maryland, Ogle Co., Illinois; Age 11 months, born in July in Illinois.2 
Residence1880 Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; Age 10, born in Illinois.1 
Residence*1911 Garnett, Anderson Co., Kansas 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; ED 85, Image 8.
  2. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Maryland, Ogle Co., Illinois; Image 24.

Adelade Fessler

F, b. circa 1873
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherSusan Miller b. 1843, d. 15 Jul 1884
Married Name Johnson 
Birth*c 1873 Iowa1 
Residence1880 Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; Age 7, born in Iowa.1 
Residence1880 Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa1 
Residence*1911 Ponoca, Alberta, Canada 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; ED 85, Image 8.

Mary E. Fessler

F, b. circa 1874
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherSusan Miller b. 1843, d. 15 Jul 1884
Married Name Brasch 
Birth*c 1874 Iowa1 
Residence1880 Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; Age 6, born in Iowa1 
Residence*1911 Ponoca, Alberta, Canada 

Citations

  1. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Grant, Franklin Co., Iowa; ED 85, Image 8.

Henry S, Fessler

M, b. July 1891
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherHilda Christine Peterson b. 9 Nov 1856, d. 15 Mar 1906
Birth*Jul 1891 Nebraska1 
Residence*1900 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 8, born in Nebraska.1 
Residence1910 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 18, born in Nebraska. Farm Hand.2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 18, Images 9 & 10.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 19, Image 9.

Sophia C. Fessler

F, b. November 1894
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherHilda Christine Peterson b. 9 Nov 1856, d. 15 Mar 1906
Birth*Nov 1894 Nebraska1 
Residence*1900 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 6, born Nov 1894 in Nebraska.1 
Residence1910 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 16, born in Nebraska2 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 18, Images 9 & 10.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 19, Image 9.

Susan A. Fessler1

F, b. April 1896, d. 16 February 1917
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherHilda Christine Peterson b. 9 Nov 1856, d. 15 Mar 1906
Birth*Apr 1896 Nebraska1 
Residence*1900 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 4, born April 1896 in Nebraska1 
Residence1910 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 14, born in Nebraska2 
Death*16 Feb 1917 Died from Scarlet Fever 

Citations

  1. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 18, Images 9 & 10.
  2. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 19, Image 9.

Albert Edward Fessler1

M, b. circa 1901, d. 13 March 1956
FatherHenry W. Fessler1 b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherHilda Christine Peterson1 b. 9 Nov 1856, d. 15 Mar 1906
Birth*c 1901 Nebraska1 
Residence*1910 Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 9, born in Nebraska1 
Death*13 Mar 1956 Seattle, King Co., Washington2 

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Bennett, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 19, Image 9.
  2. [S1066] Washington State., Washington Death Certificates 1907-1960 (FamilySearch.org), Albert Edward Fessler, died 13 March 1956 in Seattle, King Co., Washington.

Irvin Fessler

M
FatherHenry W. Fessler b. 9 Apr 1841, d. 25 Feb 1911
MotherHilda Christine Peterson b. 9 Nov 1856, d. 15 Mar 1906
Death* died when a baby 

August Peterson1

M
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Marriage* Principal=Anna Fluik1 

Family

Anna Fluik
Child

Citations

  1. [S1723] Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908 (ancestry.com), Henry Fessler married Hilda Peterson on 24 October 1889 in Fillmore Co., Nebraska.

Anna Fluik1

F
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Marriage* Principal=August Peterson1 

Family

August Peterson
Child

Citations

  1. [S1723] Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908 (ancestry.com), Henry Fessler married Hilda Peterson on 24 October 1889 in Fillmore Co., Nebraska.

Mable Hazel Churchill1

F, b. 16 October 1901, d. 2 November 1902
FatherGeorge Alvin Churchill1 b. 10 Jan 1873, d. 26 Aug 1965
MotherBertha Typhene Miller1 b. Jan 1876, d. 17 Jan 1945
Birth*16 Oct 1901 Fillmore Co., Nebraska1 
Death*2 Nov 1902 Fillmore Co., Nebraska; CHURCHILL, MABLE HAZEL-- At the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. George Churchill in Chelsea township, Sunday morning, November 2, 1902, Mable Churchill, aged 1 year and 17 days. About a week before her death the child swallowed a grain of corn, which eventually resulted in strangulation, medical aid being unavailing.

The funeral took place from the family residence at 1:30 Monday afternoon and was conducted by Rev. E. M. Evans. The interment was in the Geneva cemetery.

Mr. and Mrs. Churchill request The Signal to express their appreciation of the sympathy and kindness shown them by many friends in their bereavement. (Nebraska Signal 07 NOV 1902)1 
Burial* Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Plot: 04.202.041 

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), George Alvin Churchill, died 26 August 1965, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #96264320.

Walter Churchill1

M, b. 26 September 1841, d. 26 January 1923
Walter Churchill
FatherJoseph A. Churchill b. 22 Jun 1819, d. 13 Feb 1908
MotherHannah Josephine Churchill b. 17 Nov 1819, d. 3 Dec 1895
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Birth*26 Sep 1841 Bristol, Somerset, Gloucester, England1,2 
Baptism17 Oct 1841 Chaffcombe, Somerset, England3 
Immigration*1847 4 
Residence1850 Portland, Erie Co., Ohio; Age 9, born in England5 
Residence1856 Dutch Creek, Washington Co., Iowa; Age 15, born in England.6 
Residence1860 Dutch Creek, Washington Co., Iowa; Age 18, born in England7 
Marriage*15 Jan 1864 Keokuk Co., Iowa; Principal=Jerildene Kerchner8,9 
Naturalization*1868 10 
Residence*1880 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 28, Farmer, born in England, both parents born in England.

Enumerated with Delia 35, Ella 14, Emma 10, George 7, Asa 411 
Residence1900 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 59, born Sept 1841, married 36 years. Born in England. Immigrated 1847.

Enumerated with Jeldrinere Churchill 55, Eva M. 14, and Albert M. 16.4 
Residence1910 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 68, married 46 years. Born in England. Own income.

Enumerated with Jerildeen 65, with daughter Eva M. Friday 29 and her husband John W. Friday 3812 
Residence1920 Washington St., Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 78, widower, immigrated 1847, naturalized in 1868, born in England. Retired. Enumerated with daughter Eva 39 and her husband, John Friday 47.10 
Death*26 Jan 1923 1 
Burial* Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Plot: 05.256.061 

Family

Jerildene Kerchner b. 4 Mar 1845, d. 27 Aug 1911
Marriage*15 Jan 1864 Keokuk Co., Iowa; Principal=Jerildene Kerchner8,9 
Children

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Walter Churchill, died 26 Jan 1923, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708319.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 331, Image 8.
  3. [S1729] Somerset, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1906 (Ancestry.com), Chaffcombe, Somerset, England, 1813-1906, Image 18; Walter, son of Joseph and Hannah Churchil.
  4. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska.
  5. [S327] 1850 US Federal Census, Portland, Erie Co., Ohio; Image 108.
  6. [S743] 1856 Iowa State Census, Iowa, Ancestry.com, Dutch Creek, Washington Co., Iowa, Image 19.
  7. [S328] 1860 US Federal Census, Dutch Creek, Washington Co., Iowa; Image 25.
  8. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 27 August 1911, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  9. [S1649] Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996 (Ancestry.com), Walter Churchill married Julia Dean Kerchner on 15 January in Keokuk Co., Iowa.
  10. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 30, Image 11.
  11. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 331, Image 9.
  12. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska;ED 21, Image 7.
  13. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  14. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 20, Image 9.

Jerildene Kerchner1

F, b. 4 March 1845, d. 27 August 1911
Geraldine (Kerchner) Churchill
FatherGeorge Kerchner2 b. 15 Dec 1802, d. 21 Nov 1889
MotherElizabeth (?)3 b. 30 Sep 1811, d. 21 Apr 1848
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Name Variation Jeldrinere4 
Name Variation G. Cashman5 
Name Variation Julia Dean Kerchner6 
Married Name Churchill7 
Name Variation Delia 
Birth*4 Mar 1845 Millerstown, Perry Co., Pennsylvania8 
Marriage*15 Jan 1864 Keokuk Co., Iowa; Principal=Walter Churchill8,6 
Residence*1880 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 35, born in Pennsylvania, both parents born in Pennsylvania9 
Residence1900 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 55, born March 1845 in Pennsylvania. Mother of 8 children of whom 6 are living. Married 36 years.4 
Death*27 Aug 1911 Fillmore Co., Nebraska; The Late Mrs. Walter Churchill -- Jerrildene Kerchner Churchill was born in Millerstown, Pa., March 4, 1845, and departed this life August 27, 1911, aged 66 years, 5 months and 23 days. She was married to Walter Churchill in Keokuk county, Iowa, January 15, 1864. To this union were born eight, children, five sons and three daughters. Two sons died in infancy.

She is survived by her husband and six children, three sons and three daughters, also 22 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren, three sisters and one brother and a host of friends. The surviving children are: Mrs. Ella Peterson, Mrs. Emma Mullikin, George Churchill, Mrs. Eva Friday and Albert Churchill, all of this community and W. A. Churchill of Carlton Neb. All were at her bedside when the end came.

She had been an invalid for twenty-two years, the immediate cause of death being cancer of the stomach. She bore her suffering with Christian patience. Through her long years of illness she was tenderly cared for by her daughter, Mrs. Friday.

Mr. and Mrs. Churchill homesteaded in Chelsea township in August, 1871, and moved on the place in February, 1872 and continued to reside there without interruption. Mrs. Churchill was a good wife and a kind and loving mother. She joined the Christian church when nineteen years of age and later united with the Methodist church in which she lived a faithful Christian until death. The funeral services were held at the home at 2 p. m. August 29, 1911 and were conducted by Rev. C. D. Myers. The interment was in the Geneva cemetery.

Unknown newspaper8 
Burial*29 Aug 1911 Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska7 

Family

Walter Churchill b. 26 Sep 1841, d. 26 Jan 1923
Marriage*15 Jan 1864 Keokuk Co., Iowa; Principal=Walter Churchill8,6 
Children

Citations

  1. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska;ED 21, Image 7.
  2. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), George Kirchner, died 21 Nov 1889, buried at Talleyrand Cemetery, Keokuk Co., Iowa; Memorial #18953116.
  3. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Elizabeth Kerchner, died 21 Apr 1848, buried at Liverpool Union Cemetery, Liverpool, Perry Co., Pennsylvania; Memorial #163418658.
  4. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska.
  5. [S1723] Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908 (ancestry.com), Cora E. Churchill married Orren C. Mullikin on 12 January 1889 in Fillmore Co., Nebraska.
  6. [S1649] Iowa, Select Marriages Index, 1758-1996 (Ancestry.com), Walter Churchill married Julia Dean Kerchner on 15 January in Keokuk Co., Iowa.
  7. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  8. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 27 August 1911, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  9. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 331, Image 9.
  10. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 20, Image 9.

Edward Churchill1

M
FatherWalter Churchill1 b. 26 Sep 1841, d. 26 Jan 1923
MotherJerildene Kerchner1 b. 4 Mar 1845, d. 27 Aug 1911

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.

Mary Ellen Churchill1

F, b. circa 1866
FatherWalter Churchill1 b. 26 Sep 1841, d. 26 Jan 1923
MotherJerildene Kerchner1 b. 4 Mar 1845, d. 27 Aug 1911
Name Variation Ella 
Birth*c 1866 Iowa1,2 
Residence*1880 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 14, born in Iowa2 

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 331, Image 9.

Cora Emma Churchill1

F, b. February 1870
FatherWalter Churchill1 b. 26 Sep 1841, d. 26 Jan 1923
MotherJerildene Kerchner1 b. 4 Mar 1845, d. 27 Aug 1911
Name Variation Emma2 
Birth*Feb 1870 Nebraska1,2,3 
Residence*1880 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 14, born in Nebraska2 
Married Name12 Jan 1889 Mullikin4 
Marriage*12 Jan 1889 Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Principal=Orren Mullikin4 

Family

Orren Mullikin b. c 1868

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 331, Image 9.
  3. [S329] 1870 US Federal Census, Somerset, Lincoln Co., Nebraska; ED 150, Image 4.
  4. [S1723] Nebraska, Marriage Records, 1855-1908 (ancestry.com), Cora E. Churchill married Orren C. Mullikin on 12 January 1889 in Fillmore Co., Nebraska.

Walter Asa Churchill1,2

M, b. circa 1876
FatherWalter Churchill1 b. 26 Sep 1841, d. 26 Jan 1923
MotherJerildene Kerchner1 b. 4 Mar 1845, d. 27 Aug 1911
Birth*c 1876 Nebraska1 
Residence*1880 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 4, born in Nebraska2 

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  2. [S330] 1880 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 331, Image 9.

Eva May Churchill1

F, b. October 1880
FatherWalter Churchill1 b. 26 Sep 1841, d. 26 Jan 1923
MotherJerildene Kerchner1 b. 4 Mar 1845, d. 27 Aug 1911
Birth*Oct 1880 Nebraska1,2 
Residence1900 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 29, born in Nebraska. Married 9 years. No children.3 
Residence*1900 Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 14, born October 1880 in Nebraska2 
Married Namec 1901 Friday3 
Marriage*c 1901 Principal=John W. Friday3 
Residence1920 Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Age 39, born in Nebraska, both parents born in England.4 

Family

John W. Friday b. 1872

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Jerrildene (Kerchner) Churchill, died 2, buried at Geneva Cemetery, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; Memorial #97708395.
  2. [S157] 1900 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska.
  3. [S325] 1910 US Federal Census, Chelsea, Fillmore Co., Nebraska;ED 21, Image 7.
  4. [S326] 1920 US Federal Census, Geneva, Fillmore Co., Nebraska; ED 30, Image 11.

George Kerchner1

M, b. 15 December 1802, d. 21 November 1889
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Marriage* Principal=Elizabeth (?)2 
Birth*15 Dec 1802 Longswamp, Berks Co., Pennsylvania1 
Death*21 Nov 1889 Keokuk Co., Iowa1 
Burial* Talleyrand Cemetery, Keokuk Co., Iowa1 

Family

Elizabeth (?) b. 30 Sep 1811, d. 21 Apr 1848
Child

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), George Kirchner, died 21 Nov 1889, buried at Talleyrand Cemetery, Keokuk Co., Iowa; Memorial #18953116.
  2. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Elizabeth Kerchner, died 21 Apr 1848, buried at Liverpool Union Cemetery, Liverpool, Perry Co., Pennsylvania; Memorial #163418658.

Elizabeth (?)1

F, b. 30 September 1811, d. 21 April 1848
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Marriage* Principal=George Kerchner1 
Married Name Kerchner1 
Birth*30 Sep 1811 Pennsylvania1 
Death*21 Apr 1848 Perry Co., Pennsylvania1 
Burial* Liverpool Union Cemetery, Liverpool, Perry Co., Pennsylvania1 

Family

George Kerchner b. 15 Dec 1802, d. 21 Nov 1889
Child

Citations

  1. [S1069] Find A Grave., Find A Grave Website (www.findagrave.com), Elizabeth Kerchner, died 21 Apr 1848, buried at Liverpool Union Cemetery, Liverpool, Perry Co., Pennsylvania; Memorial #163418658.

Michael Fessler

M, d. 1813
FatherMichael Fessler b. 1747, d. 1810
MotherMary Catherine Braun b. 1748
Appears on charts:Ancestry of Darrell Wayne Fessler
Birth* Reading, Berks Co., Pennsylvania 
Marriage* Principal=? (?) 
Birth1769 Reading, Berks Co., Pennsylvania 
Marriage*6 May 1802 Botetourt Co., Virginia; Principal=Sarah Varner1 
Residence*1810 Botetourt Co., Virginia; Co-Listed: Michael Fesler and Wm. Aversham, 9 total in household including 2 males 26-45, 1 female 26-45, 1 male 16-26, 1 male under 10, and 4 females under 10.2 
Death*1813 Botetourt Co., Virginia 

Family 1

? (?)
Children

Family 2

Sarah Varner
Children

Citations

  1. [S1079] Jordan R., et al... Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850 Original Data: Dodd., Virginia Marriages 1740-1850 (Ancestry.com), Michael Fesler married Sarah Varner on 6 May 1802 in Botetour Co., Virginia.
  2. [S535] 1810 Federal Census, Botetourt Co., Virginia.

Sarah Varner

F
Married Name Fessler 
Marriage*6 May 1802 Botetourt Co., Virginia; Principal=Michael Fessler1 

Family

Michael Fessler d. 1813
Children

Citations

  1. [S1079] Jordan R., et al... Early American Marriages: Virginia to 1850 Original Data: Dodd., Virginia Marriages 1740-1850 (Ancestry.com), Michael Fesler married Sarah Varner on 6 May 1802 in Botetour Co., Virginia.

Susanna Fessler

F, b. 28 September 1824
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Married Name Barry 
Birth*28 Sep 1824 Berks Co., Pennsylvania 

Jeremiah Fessler

M, b. 28 September 1824
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Birth*28 Sep 1824 Berks Co., Pennsylvania 

John P. Fessler

M, b. 19 January 1826
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Birth*19 Jan 1826 Lebanon Co., Pennsylvania 

Anna Marie Fessler

F, b. 14 August 1827
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Birth*14 Aug 1827 Heidelberg, Berks Co., Pennsylvania 

Eliza Fessler

F, b. 18 February 1829
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Birth*18 Feb 1829 Pennsylvania 

Mary Fessler

F, b. 1830
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Birth*1830 Pennsylvania 

Sophia Fessler

F, b. October 1830
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Married Name Leininger 
Birth*Oct 1830 Womelsdorf, Berks Co., Pennsylvania 

William Fessler

M, b. 7 June 1835
FatherHeinrich Fessler b. 17 May 1799, d. 10 Sep 1848
MotherElizabeth Hershey b. 4 Apr 1801
Birth*7 Jun 1835 Pennsylvania