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John George Schrotberger Jr. was the son of John George Schrotberger & Anna Maria Krug
Augusta Meier was the daughter of John Leonard Meier & Julia C. Sorg

THE FAMILY OF JOHN GEORGE SCHROTBERGER JR & AUGUSTA B. MEIER

John George Schrotberger Jr. & Augusta B. MeierJohn George Schrotberger Jr. & Augusta B. Meier were married on February 25, 1882 in Livingston Co., IL and they had 7 children. The family is listed on the 1900 & 1910 censuses of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. In 1900 Augusta is listed as having 6 births with 4 surviving at that time. They are listed on the 1920 census of Dwight, Livingston Co., IL. John George Schrotberger Jr. died on June 10, 1925 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL or Dwight, Livingston Co., IL (they are very near each other). Augusta B. Meier Schrotberger died on October 22, 1927 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL or Dwight, Livingston Co., IL
Photo of the Family of John George Schrotberger Jr & Augusta Meier - children in this photo include Curtis, Elmer, Milton, Julia & Clyde.
Photo of the home of John George Schrotberger Jr
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The Children of John George Schrotberger Jr. & Augusta Meier

Curtis SchrotbergerCurtis Julius Schrotberger was born on November 04, 1883 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. He is listed with his parents at age 16 on the 1900 census of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Curtis married Alice Caroline Grush in March 1907 & they had 5 children. The family is listed on the 1910, 1920 & 1930 censuses of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Occupation on all census records is listed as Farmer. Curtis is listed as an heir in the will of his uncle George Schrotberger on Feb 21, 1936. Curtis & Alice moved to Indiana before 1842 when Curtis filled out his WWII Registration card. At that time they were living in Gary, Lake Co., Indiana. Alice died on May 26, 1970. Curtis Julius Schrotberger died on March 25, 1972, probably in Indiana. Curtis & Alice are both buried in the Calvary Cemetery, Portage, IN
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Elmer SchrotbergerElmer Walter Schrotberger was born on January 27, 1886 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. He is listed with his parents at age 14 on the 1900 census and at age 24 on the 1910 census, both in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Elmer married Elizabeth Norandas Diefenbach on February 16, 1911 in Bonfield, Kankakee, IL and they had 3 children. The family is listed on the 1920 & 1930 censuses of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Occupation on all census records is listed as Farmer. Elmer is listed as an heir in the will of his uncle George Schrotberger on Feb 21, 1936. Elmer Walter Schrotberger died on September 10, 1936 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Elizabeth died on September 6, 1967 in Streator, LaSalle Co., IL. Both Elmer & Elizabeth are buried in the Goodfarm Cemetery, Grundy Co., IL.
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Milton Schrotberger

Milton George Schrotberger was born on November 14, 1887 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. He is listed with his parents at age 12 on the 1900 census and at age 22 on the 1910 census, both in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Milton married Anna M. Hoffman on September 14, 1916 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL and they had one daughter. The family is listed on the 1920 census of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Milton George Schrotberger died on January 25, 1926 in Joliet, Will Co., IL. Anna died on March 06, 1984 in Streator, LaSalle Co., IL. Milton & Anna are both buried in the Goodfarm Cemetery, Grundy Co., IL.
Wedding Photo of Milton Schrotberger & Anna Hoffman
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Julia SchrotbergerJulia Christine Schrotberger was born on October 21, 1889 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. She was the twin of Mamie Schrotberger, who died in infancy. She is listed with her parents at age 10 on the 1900 census & at age 20 on the 1910 census, both in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Julia married Frederick Laverne Gantzert on March 17, 1911 and they had 3 children. The family is listed on the 1920 & 1930 censuses of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. Julia is listed as an heir in the will of her uncle George Schrotberger on Feb 21, 1936. Julia Christine Schrotberger Gantzert died on March 30, 1964. Fred died on December 15, 1972. Fred & Julia are buried in Goodfarm Cemetery, Grundy Co., IL
Wedding photo of Julia Schrotberger & Ferd Gantzert
50th Wedding Anniversary photo Julia Schrotberger & Fred Gantzert
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Mamie SchrotbergerMamie Schrotberger was born on October 21, 1889 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. She was the twin of Julia Christine Schrotberger. Mamie died in infancy. Mamie Schrotberger died about 1889 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL.
Herman SchrotbergerHerman Schrotberger was born about 1891 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. He died in infancy. I do not have any further information for him. I am guessing on his birth year - in 1900 his mother had lost two children, and the only other one I know of was Mamie who died in about 1889. Herman Schrotberger died sometime before 1900, possibly about 1891, in Goodfarm Twp, Grundy Co., IL.
Clyde SchrotbergerClyde Henry Schrotberger was born on October 12, 1902 in Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. He is listed with his parents at age 7 on the 1910 census of Goodfarm Twp., Grundy Co., IL. He is listed with his parents at age 17 on the 1920 census of Dwight, Livingston Co., IL. He is listed at age 27 as a lodger on the 1930 census of Evanston, Cook Co., IL; at that time his occupation was engineer, electric public service. Clyde married Lola Krueck on September 05, 1931 in Cicero, Cook Co., IL. Clyde is listed as an heir in the will of his uncle George Schrotberger on Feb 21, 1936. Clyde & Lola had one daughter named Leah, born in 1940. Lola died on April 8, 1989 in Glen Ellyn, IL. Clyde Henry Schrotberger died on August 02, 1992 in Winfield, DuPage Co., IL. Clyde & Lola are both buried in Goodfarm Cemetery, Grundy, Livingston Co., IL.
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