Johann Gerhard Heitkemper

1816–1893 (Age 76)
Legden, Ahaus, Westphalia, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Johann Gerhard

When Johann Gerhard Heitkemper was born on 5 April 1816, in Legden, Ahaus, Westphalia, Prussia, Germany, his father, Johann Gerhard Heitkemper, was 35 and his mother, Anna Maria Feldkamp, was 29. He married Elizabeth Strubing on 6 August 1848, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died in 1893, in Columbus, Platte, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Columbus, Platte, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Gerhard Heitkemper
1816–1893
Elizabeth Strubing
1825–1862
Marriage: 6 August 1848
Catherine Heitkemper
1851–1910
John Heitkemper
1853–
Johan Bernard Heitkemper
1857–1858
Anna Maria Heitkemper
1859–1862
Maria Anna Heitkemper
1861–1861
Dina Heitkemper
1862–1862
Maria Anna Heitkemper
1862–1862
Christian Ludwig Heitkemper
1860–1860
George Heitkemper
1864–1941

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 August 1848
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
children

(9)

    Female1851–1910Female

    John Heitkemper

    Male1853–Male

    Johan Bernard Heitkemper

    Male1857–1858Male

    Anna Maria Heitkemper

    Female1859–1862Female

    Christian Ludwig Heitkemper

    Male1860–1860Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Gerhard Heitkemper

    Male1780–1846Male

    Female1786–1849Female

siblings

(6)

    Anna Maria Christiana Heitkemper

    Female1809–1870Female

    Male1810–1859Male

    Johann Bernard Joseph Heitkemper

    Male1813–1815Male

    Male1816–1893Male

    Anna Maria Gertrude Heitkemper

    Female1822–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 3

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 4

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1846

Age 30

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

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Sources (3)

  • John He... Kemper in entry for Catherine Beckman, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • John Gerhard Hatkemper, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • John Heitkemper in entry for John Heitkemper and Theresa Kelhoffer, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"

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