Andrea Grunz1

♀, ID # 2011
ChartsDescendants of Margaret (Cornelius) Hildebrandt

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Bradley Dewing1

♂, ID # 2012
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Korene Ann Schmitt

♀, ID # 2013
Father*James R. Schmitt
Mother*(- -) (- -)
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
Jacob Dewald: German emigrant from Neudorf, Odessa

Family 1

Child

Family 3

Isaac Joseph Schaan b. c 1880

References

  1. [S325] Descendants of Johann Kruger.

James R. Schmitt

♂, ID # 2014

(- -) (- -)

♀, ID # 2015

Marie Rommert1

♀, ID # 2017, b. 2 June 1867, d. after 1947
Father*Christian Rommert b. 11 Apr 1838
Mother*Analise Hoerschelman b. 12 Oct 1839
Carl & Marie Gesang Family ca. 1914
on a postcard from Marie Rommert
to Henry Rommert dated about
08/16/1914
     Marie was born on 2 June 1867.2 She married Carl Gesang. Marie died after 1947.
     Her married name was Gesang. Marie Rommert and Carl Gesang lived at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany. She was the mother of immigrant Edward Carl Gesang on 12 December 1903 at joining Heinr. Rommert, Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.3 When Edward Carl Gesang registered as an enemy alien on 9 February 1918 at Chief of Police's Office, Coffeeville, Kansas, Marie Gesang was identified as Edward Carl Gesang's mother.4 Marie Gesang resided at Haus Nr. 42, Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany, in 1927.5

Family

Carl Gesang
Children

References

  1. [S266] Letter from Fam. Fritz Gesang, 23.3.1947, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius], Family letter #2.
  2. [S265] Letter from Marie Gesang, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius],.
  3. [S448] Edward Gesang, S.S. Clementz Electronic Database, 3 Dec 1903, Passenger Name: Edward Gesang; Port of Departure: Bremen; Port of Arrival: New York, New York; Arrival Date: 12 Dec 1903; Ship Name: Chemnitz, T715 or A3461 and others.
  4. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com.
  5. [S2038] Land-Addreßbuch des Eisenacher Kreises - Band I, Förtha, p. 44. Gesang, Marie. Ww., Haus Nr. 42.

Carl Gesang

♂, ID # 2018
     Carl was born. He married Marie Rommert. Carl died.
     Carl Gesang and Marie Rommert lived at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany. He was the father of immigrant Edward Carl Gesang on 12 December 1903 at joining Heinr. Rommert, Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.1 When Edward Carl Gesang registered as an enemy alien on 9 February 1918 at Chief of Police's Office, Coffeeville, Kansas, Carl Gesang was identified as Edward Carl Gesang's father.2

Family

Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
Children

References

  1. [S448] Edward Gesang, S.S. Clementz Electronic Database, 3 Dec 1903, Passenger Name: Edward Gesang; Port of Departure: Bremen; Port of Arrival: New York, New York; Arrival Date: 12 Dec 1903; Ship Name: Chemnitz, T715 or A3461 and others.
  2. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com.

Edward Carl Gesang

♂, ID # 2019, b. 4 January 1887, d. 3 November 1974
Father*Carl Gesang
Mother*Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
     Edward was born on 4 January 1887 at Fortha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany.1 Some public sources erroneously state Edward Carl Gesang was born at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa; Several documents claim this birthplace.1,2 He married Vella Polk, daughter of Herschel Dale Polk and Grace Hayes, circa 1926 at Labette County, Kansas.3 Edward reportedly "disappeared in America" before 1947. He apparently simply stopped communicating wtih his relatives in Germany.4 He died on 3 November 1974 at Edna, Labette County, Kansas, at age 87.5
     He lived at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany, with Carl Gesang and Marie Rommert. Edward immigrated to New York, New York on 12 December 1903.6 They became Heinrich Eduard Georg Rommert's godparent at his baptism on 29 May 1904 at Salem Lutheran Church, Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa. Heinrich Duhme, Eduard Gesang, and Georg Rommert were Edward Carl's baptism sponsors.7 He lived at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa, in 1905 with Adolph Friedrich Rommert and Marie Adelheit Schenk.8 On 23 November 1907 Edward Carl Gesang lived at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.9 He petitioned the court to become a citizen on 23 November 1907 at District Court of Jackson County, Iowa, Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa.9 He began military service in 1913 at Anderson County, Kansas.2,1 He resided at Cherokee Twp./Precinct, Liberty, Montgomery, Kansas, on 5 June 1917; Occupation: Farmer.2 He was listed on a registration affidavit of alien enemy on 9 February 1918 at Chief of Police's Office, Coffeeville, Kansas.1 On 1 January 1920 Edward Carl Gesang lived at Cherokee Township, Montgomery County, Kansas.10 On 1 May 1930 Edward Carl Gesang and Vella Polk lived at Canada Township, Labette County, Kansas.11 On 27 April 1942 Edward Carl Gesang and Vella Gesang lived at Mountain View, Stone County, Arkansas.12

Family

Vella Polk b. c 1908, d. 19 Oct 1970

References

  1. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com.
  2. [S451] WW I Draft Registration, Registration State: Kansas;
    Registration County: Montgomery;
    Roll: 1643725;
    Draft Board: 2.
  3. [S416] 21 Jan 1930 USA Federal Census, 109 East Jones Street, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, Year: 1930;
    Census Place: Canada, Labette, Kansas;
    Roll: 707; Page: 5A.
  4. [S268] Letter from Marie Gesang/Ella Gesang, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius], Family letter #4.
  5. [S423] Gravesite database,.
  6. [S448] Edward Gesang, S.S. Clementz Electronic Database, 3 Dec 1903, Passenger Name: Edward Gesang; Port of Departure: Bremen; Port of Arrival: New York, New York; Arrival Date: 12 Dec 1903; Ship Name: Chemnitz, T715 or A3461 and others.
  7. [S2029] "Salem Lutheran Church, Andrew, Iowa,", Baptism records 1904, page 43, line # 5. Recorded as Heinrich Eduard Georg. Father Heinrich Rommert, mother Louise gb. Minning.Taufpathen: Heinrich Duhme, Eduard Gesang, Georg Rommert.
  8. [S450] 1905 online database, State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowa, Microfilm of Iowa State Censuses.
  9. [S462] Unknown repository bound volume (23 Nov 1907), Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa.
  10. [S404] 21 Jan 1920 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1920; Census Place: Cherokee, Montgomery, Kansas; Roll: T625_541; Page: 9A.
  11. [S416] 21 Jan 1930 USA Federal Census, 109 East Jones Street, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, Year: 1930; Census Place: Canada, Labette, Kansas; Roll: 707; Page: 5A.
  12. [S452] WW II Draft Registration, The National Archives at St. Louis, MO; State Headquarters: Arkansas.

Christian Gesang

♂, ID # 2020, b. before 1902
Father*Carl Gesang
Mother*Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
     Christian was born before 1902 at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany.1
     He lived at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany, with Carl Gesang and Marie Rommert. According to an enemy alien registration affidavit , they was listed as a relative of Edward Carl Gesang on 9 February 1918 at Chief of Police's Office, Coffeeville, Kansas.2 In 1927 Christian Gesang lived at Haus Nr. 67, Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany; Railroad worker.3 He had 8 children. (One was killed in World War II.)

References

  1. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com, He was identified on Edward Gesang's alien registration as a "male relative in arms ... during the present [1914-1918] war".
  2. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com.
  3. [S2038] Land-Addreßbuch des Eisenacher Kreises - Band I, Förtha, p. 44. Gesang, Christian. Eisb.-Arb., Haus Nr. 67.

Fritz Gesang1

♂, ID # 2021, b. 1906
Father*Carl Gesang
Mother*Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
     Fritz was born in 1906. He married Ella (- -) in 1926.
     Fritz Gesang was drafted very late in the war and then was captured by a British force very early in his deployment and detained in a Prisoner of War camp.2 On 7 September 1947 Fritz Gesang lived at PW Hospital 232, Wardwick Park, Blockley Clos., England.3 He was a metal worker (Schlosser.)

Family

Ella (- -) b. 7 Apr 1908
Children

References

  1. [S266] Letter from Fam. Fritz Gesang, 23.3.1947, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius], Family letter #2.
  2. [S2041] Letter from Marie Gesang/Ella Gesang, to Familie Berta Cornelius, Letter # 3.
  3. [S268] Letter from Marie Gesang/Ella Gesang, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius],.

Ella (- -)1

♀, ID # 2022, b. 7 April 1908
     Ella was born on 7 April 1908. She married Fritz Gesang in 1926.
     As of 1926, her married name was Gesang.2

Family

Fritz Gesang b. 1906
Children

References

  1. [S266] Letter from Fam. Fritz Gesang, 23.3.1947, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius], Family letter #2.
  2. [S287] To be married 24 sep 1994, Pontoppidan Lutheran, Fargo, ND.

Kurt Gesang

♂, ID # 2023
Father*Fritz Gesang b. 1906
Mother*Ella (- -) b. 7 Apr 1908

Family

Child

Erich Gesang

♂, ID # 2024
Father*Fritz Gesang b. 1906
Mother*Ella (- -) b. 7 Apr 1908

Otto Gesang

♂, ID # 2025, b. 1908
Father*Carl Gesang
Mother*Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
     Otto was born in 1908.1
     He resided at Gartenstrasse 11, Bremen, Germany, from 1935 to 1946. He was employed as a tailor.

References

  1. [S267] Letter from Ella Gesang, partially illegible date (possibly Oct) in 1947 to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius],.

Elfrieda (----)

♀, ID # 2026

Family

Otto Gesang b. 1908
Child

Marie Gesang

♀, ID # 2027
Father*Carl Gesang
Mother*Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
     Marie was born at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany.
     She lived at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany, with Carl Gesang and Marie Rommert. Her married name was Orthey.

Gustav Orthey

♂, ID # 2028

John Carl Ylvisaker

♂, ID # 2029, b. 11 September 1937, d. 9 March 2017
Father*Carl B. Ylvisaker b. 27 Jun 1896, d. 16 Apr 1945
Mother*Marie Helmina Sletvold
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
John Ylvisaker, 19 Aug 1990
Cornelius family reunion, at new
CorneliusSeed company warehouse
     John was born on 11 September 1937 at Fargo, North Dakota. He died on 9 March 2017 at Waverly, Bremer County, Iowa, at age 79.
     He received a degree in music and history 1959 from Concordia College Moorhead, Clay County, Minnesota. He resided at Waverly, Bremer County, Iowa.

References

  1. [S325] Descendants of Johann Kruger.

Amber Nicole Smith1

♀, ID # 2030
Father*Drew Alan Smith
Mother*Sharla Beth Van Beek
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Kyle Alan Cornelius1

♂, ID # 2031
Father*Allen Lee Cornelius
Mother*Tina Harrison
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
Descendants of Andreas Ehl

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Vanessa Rosalie Dewald1

♀, ID # 2032, b. 11 April 1994, d. 11 April 1994
Father*Daniel David Dewald
Mother*Rina Colette Pena
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
Jacob Dewald: German emigrant from Neudorf, Odessa
     Vanessa died on 11 April 1994. Vanessa was born on 11 April 1994.

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Bradley Joseph Spain1

♂, ID # 2033
Father*Perry Joseph Spain
Mother*Julene Greve
ChartsDescendants of Margaret (Cornelius) Hildebrandt

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Robert Steven Shedd1

♂, ID # 2034
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Nakita Louise Shedd1

♀, ID # 2035
Father*Robert Steven Shedd
Mother*Rebecca Ann Peterson
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."

Camille Iesha Marie Victoria Kruger1

♀, ID # 2036
Father*Guy Victoria2
Mother*Kimberly Aline Kruger
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius

References

  1. [S44] "Supplement # 29."
  2. [S325] Descendants of Johann Kruger.

Berthold Gesang

♂, ID # 2037, b. before 1902, d. 30 May 1918
Father*Carl Gesang
Mother*Marie Rommert b. 2 Jun 1867, d. a 1947
     Berthold was born before 1902 at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany.1 Berthold died on 30 May 1918 at France. He died from battle wounds received in armed conflict during World War I.2,3
     He lived at Förtha, Wartburgkreis, Thuringia, Germany, with Carl Gesang and Marie Rommert. According to an enemy alien registration affidavit , they was listed as a relative of Edward Carl Gesang on 9 February 1918 at Chief of Police's Office, Coffeeville, Kansas.4

References

  1. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com, He was identified on Edward Gesang's alien registration as a "male relative in arms ... during the present [1914-1918] war".
  2. [S2040] Germany. WW I Casualty List, Gesang, Berthold, 1918_XVI, Gesang, Berthold, Gesr. - 31. 5. Förtha, Eisenach - [sword symbol] an seinen Wunden.
  3. [S268] Letter from Marie Gesang/Ella Gesang, to Charles Cornelius [Bertha Cornelius],.
  4. [S449] Edward C. Gesang; Kansas Registration Affidavits of Alien Enemies, 1917-1918; NARA Microfilm M1997; Ancestry.com.

Klaus Gesang

♂, ID # 2038
Father*Otto Gesang b. 1908
Mother*Elfrieda (----)

Randall Jacobi

♂, ID # 2039
Father*Robert Jacobi
Mother*Geraldine Elaine Stueland

David Jacobi

♂, ID # 2040
Father*Robert Jacobi
Mother*Geraldine Elaine Stueland