Johanna Catharina Maria Germer

10 December 1839–17 September 1917 (Age 77)
Hamburg, Germany

The Life Summary of Johanna Catharina Maria

When Johanna Catharina Maria Germer was born on 10 December 1839, in Hamburg, Germany, her father, Johann Martien Jochim Theodor Germer, was 30 and her mother, Maria Catharina Elsabe Faasch, was 31. She married Johann Conrad Kleinman on 8 February 1857, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Frontier, Uinta, Wyoming, United States in 1910 and St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States in 1910. She died on 17 September 1917, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Conrad Kleinman
Johanna Catharina Maria Germer
Marriage: 8 February 1857
Elizabeth Mary Kleinman
Conrad Moroni Kleinman
John Martin Kleinman

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 February 1857Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 9
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    German:from the ancient Germanic personal name Germar, composed of the elements gār, gēr ‘spear, lance’ + mār, mēri ‘famous’.from the Slavic personal name Jaromir, based on the element jar ‘lush, rank’, also ‘strong’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Story Highlight

    Conrad Kleinman and Mary Ann Germer

    Taken from Sheppard Family History Compiled by Linda Cranney and Susan Fredrickson Conrad Kleinman left an extensive journal in old German script which was converted to modern German by E. Garrett My …

    Sources (35)

    • Maria Schuler in household of Joseph Schuler, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Mary A. Germer in entry for John Martin Kleinman and Laura Catherine Wheelwright, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Mary Ann Girman in entry for Elizabeth Aleinman Haight, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"

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