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WESSLING * PLAGGE Family Tree

Maria Elizabeth
Liehre

(1777-1868)
+ J. Gerhard
Wessling

(1780-1851)
  ? + ?
Parents


John Gerhard Wessling
Born March 6, 1817
Grehrde, Kreis Bersenbruck, Germany (near Hanover)

Married Wilhelmina Plagge,
1845

Died November 16, 1885,
Northfield Twp
North Northfield Cemetery, Northbrook, IL

Germany 1817-1837? * Immigrated ca. 1837? * Farmer, Northfield Twp, Cook County, IL 1837?-1886

A 1907 biography of his son, Martin, remembers this family.

+ Wilhelmina Plagge
Born April 30, 1821,
Hanover,
Germany

Married John Gerhard Wessling,
1845

Died March 27, 1865,
Northfield Twp
North Northfield Cemetery, Northbrook, IL

Germany 1821-? * Immigrated ? * Homemaker, Northfield Twp, Cook County, IL 1845-1865



Children
Louisa A.
Wessling

(1846- )
Henry Louis
Wessling

(1848-1920)
Mary Elizabeth
Wessling

(1851- )
Sarah Ann
Wessling

(1853- )
Martin
Wessling

(1854-1935)
William
Wessling

(1856-1873)
Carolina Dora
Wessling

(1857- )
August Gerhard
Wessling

(1859- )

Sources: (1) Schnabele 1902 manuscript - he calls the husband John Gerhard Wessling.
(2) Schinleber 1987 manuscript - he calls the husband Gerhardt Wessling.

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