Felix Johannes Sr.

MaleDecember 1855–after 1930

Brief Life History of Felix

When Felix Johannes Sr. was born in December 1855, in Germany, his father, Christian Johannes, was 52 and his mother, Anna Lamb, was 38. He married Caroline M. Volck in 1877, in Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Knox, Center Township, Starke, Indiana, United States in 1930. In 1880, at the age of 25, his occupation is listed as "baker" in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. He died after 1930, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, and was buried in Oak Woods Cemetery, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Felix Johannes Sr.
Caroline M. Volck
Marriage: 1877
Charles Christian Nicholas Johannes
Felix F. Johannes Jr.
Maude Julia C. Johannes
Alma Elizabeth Johannes

Sources (16)

  • Felix Johannes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Felix Johannes, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Felix F Johannes in entry for Felix F Johannes and Nellie D King, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1877Illinois, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 9

    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 20

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    German and Dutch: from the personal name Johannes (see John ).

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

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