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Last modified: July 2012
Created: August 1996

CARL SEURER
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BORN: April 9, 1849 in Nurburg, Rheinland, Germany 02 03b 04b 05b 06b 20 16 35 36 70
DIED: September 18, 1919 in Mt. Calvary, Marshfield Township, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin 20 16 35 36
BURIED: Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Wisconsin 20
PARENTS: Maria Anna Casper and Michael Seurer 02 03b 16 08c 35 36 70
OCCUPATION: farmer, a plasterer and stonemason 08c 04b 06b 35
RELIGION: Catholic
Godparents: Carl Seurer, of Nurburg and Apollonia Casper, of Niederadenau. 21 70
MARRIAGE: 1) Susan Rohlmann (May 13, 1852 - Nov. 12, 1892) on May 12, 1874 20 04b 16 35 36

CHILDREN
NAME BORN DIED SPOUSE NUMBER OF CHILDREN NOTES
Mary Ann SEURER 04b Apr. 5, 1875 04b Dec. 8, 1884, age 9
Michael SEURER 04b Dec. 31, 1876 04b Sep. 29, 1895, age 18
Peter SEURER Apr. 25, 1879 Oct. 22, 1879, age 6 months
Catherine SEURER July 1, 1881 July 9, 1881, age 8 days
Catherine SEURER Sep. 1, 1883 Jan. 8, 1963 Jacob Burg 7
Anna Marie SEURER Aug. 17, 1888 Aug. 24, 1888, age 7 days
Clara SEURER 06b Dec. 31, 1890 1963 Joseph Schramm 2

MARRIAGE: 2) Maria Anna Thelan (July 14, 1864 - 1961) on October 24, 1893.
She is the daughter of Anna M. and Mathias Thelen who lived with them in 1910. 05b 06b 20 16 35 36

CHILDREN
NAME BORN DIED SPOUSE NUMBER OF CHILDREN NOTES
Anna Catherine SEURER 06b Aug. 6, 1894 Nov. 1976 Joseph Mueller ?
Margaret SEURER 06b Sep. 28, 1896 06b Dec. 1, 1972, age 76
Michael Joseph SEURER 06b Oct. 8, 1899 06b May 20, 1981 Alma Haensgen 2
Anton SEURER 06b Dec. 28, 1901 July 1982 Florence Stephany 2
Infant Nov. 29, 1904 Nov. 29, 1904
Susanna M. SEURER "Tillie" 06b Feb. 14, 1907 Aug. 4, 1994 Harold Tautges 2
Josephine K. SEURER 06b July 7, 1908 Jan. 1991 Herbert Bennin 2
Emma SEURER July 6, 1912 June 17, 1989 William Koehler 6

RESIDENCES: Nurburg, Rheinland, Germany until 1852. 08c 70
Marytown, Wisconsin until 1866 02 08c
Forest, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin 03b 08c
Greenbush, Sheboygan County, Wisconsin in 1880
Township of Marshfield in Fond du Lac county. 05b 06b 08c 35

NOTES: Karl's family appears twice in the 1900 cesus of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin: once in the township of Forest and again in the township of Marshfield. The entries are virtually the same. 05b

TIMELINE:
DATE AGE EVENT
1849/04/09 0 Carl Born in Nurburg, Germany
1849/08/26 0 Brother Nicholas died in Nurburg, Germany (age 6 yrs)
1849/04/09 0 Sister Anna Maria died in Nurburg, Germany (age 2 yrs)
1852/06/xx 3 Traveled from Germany to WI
1860/xx/xx 11 Census taken. Living with parents in Marytown, WI
1870/xx/xx 21 Census taken. Living with parents in Forest, WI
1874/05/12 25 Married Susan Rohlman (in WI?)
1875/04/05 25 Daughter Mary Ann born in WI
1876/12/31 27 Son Michael born in WI
1879/04/25 30 Son Peter born in WI
1879/10/22 30 Son Peter died in WI (age 6 months)
1880/06/15 31 Census taken. Living in Greenbush, Sheboygan Co., WI
1881/07/01 32 Daughter Catherine born in WI
1881/07/09 32 Daughter Catherine died (age 8 days)
1883/09/01 34 Daughter Catherine born in WI
1884/12/03 35 Father Michael died (age 68 yrs)
1884/12/08 35 Daughter Mary Ann died (age 9 yrs)
1888/08/17 39 Daughter Anna Marie born in WI
1888/08/24 39 Daughter Anna Marie died (age 7 days)
1890/12/31 41 Daughter Clara born in WI
1892/11/12 43 Wife Susan died (age 40)
1893/10/24 44 Married Maria Anna Thelan (age 29)
1894/08/06 45 Daughter Anna Catherine born in WI
1895/10/29 46 Son Michael died (age 18 yrs)
1896/04/15 47 Mother Maria Anna died
1896/09/28 47 Daughter Margaret born in WI
1899/10/08 50 Son Michael Joseph born in WI
1900/xx/xx 51 Census taken. Living in Marshfield, Fond du Lac Co., WI
1901/12/28 52 Son Anton born in WI
1904/11/28 55 Child born in WI
1904/11/28 55 Child died
1907/02/14 57 Daughter Tillie born in WI
1908/07/07 59 Daughter Josephine born in WI
1910/04/12 61 Daughter Catherine marries Jacob Burg
1910/04/28 61 Census taken. Living in Marshfield, Fond du Lac Co., WI
1911/12/04 62 Grandson Frank Burg born in WI
1912/07/06 63 Daughter Emma born in WI
1914/02/11 64 Grandson Albert Burg born in WI
1915/06/04 66 Granddaughter Hildegard Burg born in WI
1916/06/30 67 Grandson John Burg born in WI
1917/01/30 67 Daughter Clara marries Joseph Schramm
1918/06/30 69 Granddaughter Lauretta Schramm born in WI
1919/09/18 70 Carl died in Mt. Calvary, WI

SOURCES: 02 1860 Census, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
03b 1870 Census Forest, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
04b 1880 Census Greenbush, Sheboygan County.
He is listed as Charles Sawyer on handwritten page #23 line 15.
05b 1900 Census Forest and Marshfield, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
Karl's family appears twice in the 1900 cesus of Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin: once in the township of Forest and again in the township of Marshfield. The entries are virtually the same.
06b 1910 Census Marshfield, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin
20 Mt. Calvary Cemetery Information from Virginia Sippel
16 Tony Schmitz
08c Portrait and Biographical Album, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin 1889
35 Foertsch-Achter-Seurer Family Chronicles by Dorothy Kaler, 1993
36 Genealogy Report from Ron Friedel, 1997
70 "Familienbuch Nurburg 1685-1899" by Karl-Josef Tonner (entry 549)