Herman Bokelman & Catherine Maienknecht

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Husband

Herman Bokelman

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Dec 1836 Switzerland  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census; birth country from death-certificate
Marriage c1865 (marriage-year based on 1900 & 1910 census information)
Death 10 Sep 1919 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Bokelman Cemetery
his Father  
his Mother Louise - - -  (b.1796)
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Parilysis, supposed, no Doctor  (age 81 years)
Immigrated with his older brother Friedrich; his mother Louise, and his sister Elise
Wife

Catherine Maienknecht

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Apr 1847 Ohio  (birth mo/yr from 1900 census; birth-state from death-certificate)
Death 21 Nov 1924 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial Bokelman Cemetery, Wetzel, West Virginia
her Father  
her Mother  
Notes about Wife: cause-of-death: Heart disease; Nephritis (age about 78 years)
The 1910 census indicates she gave birth to 9 children.
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 M Hamon Bokelman b 1865 WV (died at age 6 months)  
d 19 Jan 1866 Wetzel, WV  [ death-register page 23, 1st-record ]  
2 F Elizabeth Bokelman b 14 Nov 1867 WV  (birth-date/state from death-certificate)  
m 13 Apr 1898 (m1) Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 420 ] John E. Schupbach
m 10 Sep 1908 (m2) Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 546 ] George W. Elliott
d 12 Nov 1937 Westmoreland, PA  (death-cert # 109132) bur: Union Cemetery
3 F Caroline Bokelman b 22 Apr 1869 WV  (birth-date/state from death-certificate) [ sp. d.c. 1872-1947 ]
m 5 Aug 1897 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 255 ] Charles Bohren
d 19 Nov 1922 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Greenlawn Cem.
4 F Annie B. Bokelman b Mar 1870 (birth-mo/yr from 1870 census)  
d   (on the 1870 census, but not on the 1880 census)  
5 M Charles Bokelman b Nov 1872 WV  (birth mo/year from 1900 census)  
m 14 Jun 1905 (m1) Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 246 ] Emma E.Witchey [d.c.1919]
m 10 Dec 1921 (m2) Marshall, WV  [ marriage-license page 510 ] Ella Teagarden Yeater
d 18 Jul 1929 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Mt. Rose Cem.
6 F Rebecca Bokelman b 25 Apr 1875 WV  (birth-date/state from death-certificate) [ sp. d.c. 1872-1961 ]
m 14 Mar 1900 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 383 ] August Schafer
d 10 Apr 1956 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Allen Grove-Sherrard
7 M Jacob Bokelman b Sep 1883 WV  (birth mo/year from 1900 census)  
d 24 Apr 1954 Marshall, WV  [ death-certificate ] bur: Bokelman Cemetery
8 F Minnie Bokelman b 13 Dec 1885 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 23, 11th-record ]  
m 25 Dec 1904 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 117 ] Clyde Moore
d      
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Herman Bokelman Spouse: Catherine Maienknecht
Date / Place of Birth:  / Switzerland Date / Place of Birth: c1846 / Ohio
Date / Place of Death: 1919 / Wetzel, WV Date / Place of Death: 1924 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: c1865 /
1870 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel Twp Magnolia Township Pg# no. 20
Name Age BP Occupation / Additional Information
Bokleman, Harman 33 Baden Farmer; Real-Estate value $1500; Personal-Estate value $500
", Cathorine 30 Ohio Keeping House; father foreign born
", Elizabeth 2 WV  
", Annie B. 3/12 WV born in March
", Louisa 74 Baden Boarding; both parents foreign born
Lines 28-32; Enum-Dwelling #129; Enum-Family #129
1880 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:105; - - - Pg# no. 44 &45
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bokleman, H. 41 Hanov Hanover-Hanover; married; Farmer
", Kate (wife) 35 Ohio Hanover-Hanover; married; Keeping House
", Elizabeth (dau) 12 WV Hanover-Ohio; attended school during the year
", Caroline (dau) 10 WV Hanover-Ohio; attended school during the year
", Charles (son) 8 WV Hanover-Ohio; attended school during the year
", Rebecca (dau) 7 WV Hanover-Ohio; attended school during the year
Lines 47-50 & 1-2; Enum-Dwelling #393; Enum-Family #393
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:100; Magnolia Pg# Sheet 12B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Bokelman, Harman (head) 63 Germ Germ-Germ; born Dec 1836; married-35-years; immi-1853 / Na
", Catherine (wife) 53 Ohio Germ-Switz; born Apr 1847; married-35-years; 3-children-born / 3-children-living
", Charles (son) 27 WV Germ-Ohio; born Nov 1872; single; Farm laborer
", Jacob (son) 16 WV Germ-Ohio; born Sep 1883; attended school 5 months during the year
", Minnie (dau) 14 WV Germ-Ohio; born Dec 1885; attended school 5 months during the year
Lines 56-60; Enum-Dwelling #194; Enum-Family #196; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 159
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:156; Magnolia District Sh# 18B-19A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bokulman, Herman (head) 72 Germ Ger-Ger; 1st-mar; mar-45-yrs; immi-1854 / Na; Farmer, Farm; Emp.; vet. Union Army
", Catherine (wife) 66 Ohio Switz-Switz; 1st-marriage; married-45-years; 9-children-born / 6-children-living
", Jacob (son) 27 WV Ger-Ger; single; Laborer, Home Farm; W.
Schupbach, Philip (gr-son) 11 WV Ohio-WV; Laborer, Home Farm; W.
Lines 99-100 & 1-2; Enum-Dwelling #345; Enum-Family #348; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 196
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:147; Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 3A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Bokleman, Jacob (head) 36 WV Germany-Ohio; single; Farmer; General Farm; O.A.
", Cathrine (mother) 74 Ohio Germany-Switzerland; widow
Mayers, Allie (servant) 63 U.S. U.S.-U.S.; widow; House keeper, Private family
Lines 10-12; Enum-Dwelling #41; Enum-Family #41; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedul# 37

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