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Claus Johann Reimers

Male 1858 - 1938  (80 years)


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  • Name Claus Johann Reimers  [1
    Gender Male 
    Born 4 June 1858  Lunden, Schleswig Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 20 June 1858  Lunden, Schleswig Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 31 August 1938  Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I68823  Clan Moffat Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 August 2006 

    Father Hans Hinrich Reimers,   b. 12 June 1831, Wollersum, Schleswig Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Anna Catharina Arps,   b. 3 December 1821, Lehe, Schleswig Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F48103  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Marie Margaretha Brocksen,   b. 2 April 1859, Wesselburen, Schleswig Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1922, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 7 October 1884  Carroll, Carroll Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. John Detleff Reimers,   b. 14 March 1885, Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 April 1968, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +2. Thomas Henry Reimers,   b. 21 April 1886, Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 March 1935, Wisner, Cuming Co., Nebraska, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
    +3. Anna M. Reimers,   b. 21 January 1888, Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 December 1975, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Emma Christina Reimers,   b. 2 August 1890, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 October 1942, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    +5. Marie Reimers,   b. 13 November 1891, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 November 1965, Lynwood, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +6. Alma Verona Relmir,   b. 24 December 1893, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. January 1985, Sioux City, Woodbury Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    +7. Bertha Ellen or Betty Reimers,   b. 22 November 1896, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 November 1960, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     8. Ida May Reimers,   b. 9 February 1901, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 August 1971, Los Angeles Co., California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     9. Miss Reimers,   b. about 1902/1903, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. about 1903, Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Family ID F48101  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BIRTH: Birth in the Village of Lunden, in the County/LandKreis of Norderdithmarschen/North Dithmarschen, State/Land of Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Official postal name of the municipiality. Additions in parenthesis ( ) help to distinguish localities with identical names. Lunden, Dithmarschen (Heide), Schleswig Holstein, Germany

      BIRTH-BAPTISM: Evangelical Lutheran Church (Evangelish Lutherisch Kirche, Kirchenbuch Lunden) records of Lunden, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

      IMMIGRATION: Passenger Index; 1883; Port of Entry, New York; Arrival date, 14 May 1883; "S.S. Australia, Hamburg-American Line"; Name listed as Claus Reimers, age 24, Carpenter; Source of information, Germans to America Series; Date viewed, 19 Oct 1998; Direct Passenger list from Germany; Left Hamburg Germany, 26 Apr 1883, last residence, Weddinghusen, Germany; FHL film # 472920.

      NATURALIZATION: Petition for Naturalization of Claus Johann Reimers; 1884; Cert, dated 21 Mar 1884, U.S. Dist Court, , Carroll Co., Iowa; Naturalization record of Claus Johann Reimers; 1888; U.S. Naturalization Cert., dated 28 Aug 1888, U.S. Dist Court, , Ida Co., Iowa.

      MARRIAGE: Marriage Registery; Carroll Co., Iowa; Claus Reimers & Mary Brocksen; 7 Oct 1884; License # 661, page 50; Claus age at marriage, 26 years, Mary Brocksen, age at marriage 25; FHL film 1035013.

      OCCUPATION: At the time of Marriage his occupation was listed as Carpenter, on the Marriage Registery; Carroll Co., Iowa.

      RESIDENCES: Claus Johann Reimers, moved from Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa, Saturday, 11 Aug 1888; to work at the mill for V. Roush, in Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa; We learned that he is a first class miller and was in the employ of Mr. V. Roush, for three years in Manning, Carroll Co., Iowa; Claus Reimers who works for V. Roush, had the misfortune to lose the little finger of his left hand by getting it caught in the machinery Thursday 16 Aug 1888; Dr. Eckmann amputated the bruised finger and Claus returned to work. His family joined Claus Johann Reimers in Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa, Wednesday, 5 Sep 1888, living in the house south of A. J. Gleason Shop; Claus lived in Holstein, Ida Co., Iowa until his death in 1938; Source of information; The Holstein Advance Newpaper, 1888, English version. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1070] GEDCOM file titled "Carlin-Reimers.ged", from Sharon Knoblock.


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