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Elise Schetter

(Mar 23, 1838 - May, 1931)
Elise Schetter|b. Mar 23, 1838\nd. May, 1931|p5026.htm|Heinrich Friederich Ludwig Schetter|b. Aug 2, 1810\nd. Nov 18, 1864|p5031.htm|Tibetha Gertrude Holtzermann|b. Sep 22, 1810\nd. Apr, 1872|p5032.htm|Christian F. Schetter||p5033.htm|Anna E. Friese||p5034.htm|Heinrich E. Holtzermann||p5035.htm|(?) Menke||p5036.htm|

Kyah's 3rd great-grandmother.
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Descendants of Heinrich Eberhard Holtzermann
Descendants of Christian Friedrich Schetter
     Elise Schetter was born on Mar 23, 1838 in Schaar, Jeverlands, Grand Duchy, Oldenburg Germany.1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9 She was the daughter of Heinrich Friederich Ludwig Schetter and Tibetha Gertrude Holtzermann.

     She emigrated with her parents from Oldenburg, Germany to America in 1854 on the ship Germania.1

     She appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Piqua, Miami County, Ohio in the household of her parents.3

     Elise married Christopher August Holtzermann, son of Jacob Daniel Holtzermann and Johanna L. Dettmer, on Nov 26, 1863 in Piqua.10,1

     Elise and Christopher appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Piqua, Miami County, Ohio, enumerated Jul 1, 1870, with their children Johanna, George, Louis and Jacob and Elise's mother and sister, Tibetha (Debertha) and Caroline. Also in the house were domestics Anna Schafer and Mary Kruise.4

     Elise appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Piqua, Miami County, Ohio, enumerated Jun 16, 1880 with her children Johanna, George, Louis and Jacob, and her sister Caroline (Callie). Also in the household was servant Mary Smith.5

     In the fall of 1886, Elise sold her house and moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota with her son Jacob.1 According to the census records, the family lived at 608 17th Avenue South, Minneapolis from 1900 to 1930; by late 1935, Elise and her children had passed away.

     Elise appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, enumerated Jun 6, 1900, with her sons Louis and Jacob, her daughter and son-in-law, Johanna and Claude Whitmor Madden, and their daughter Leonore.6

     Elise appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, enumerated Apr 23, 1910, along with her children Johanna, Louis and Jacob and grandchildren Leonore and Jacob.7

     She appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota in the household of her son Louis.8

     Elise appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, enumerated Apr 8, 1930, along with her children Johanna and Louis. Also in the house was Anna Nesthus, servant.9

     Elise died in May, 1931 in Minneapolis at the age of 93 years and 1 month.11 She was buried on Jun 3, 1931 in Forest Hill Cemetery, Piqua.12

Children of Elise Schetter and Christopher August Holtzermann

Footnotes

  1. Holtzermann, Elise (Schetter). "An American Journal (A Partial Autobiography) of Elise Schetter-Holtzermann". Translated by her granddaughter-in-law Velechovsky, Eugenie, 1975/76. Copy of translation in possession of Elise's great granddaughter.
  2. Online Miami County, Ohio, Genealogical Researchers. Miami Valley Genealogy Index.
  3. Ohio. Miami County. 1860 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication M653, roll 1010. Washington: National Archives.
  4. Ohio. Miami County. 1870 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication M593, roll 1244. Washington: National Archives.
  5. Ohio. Miami County. 1880 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T9, roll 1049. Washington: National Archives.
  6. Minnesota. Hennepin County. 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T623, roll 768. Washington: National Archives.
  7. Minnesota. Hennepin County. 1910 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T624, roll 703. Washington: National Archives.
  8. Minnesota. Hennepin County. 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T625, roll 834. Washington: National Archives.
  9. Minnesota. Hennepin County. 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule. Micropublication T626, roll 1091. Washington: National Archives.
  10. Online FamilySearch. International Genealogical Index.
  11. Velechovsky, Eugenie. "Holtzermann Family Tree". In possession of her daughter.
  12. Online Miami County, Ohio, Genealogical Researchers. Cemeteries and Gravestones.
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