Heinrich Bremer

M, #15255, b. March 1654, d. January 1705
FatherJohann Heinrich Bremer Sr b. 4 Jul 1634, d. 28 Jan 1709
MotherIlsabe Molthan b. 1639, d. 11 Apr 1715
Relationship7th great-grandfather of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsPedigree Chart of Albert Bremer
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Birth*March 1654Heinrich Bremer was born in March 1654 at Suthfeld-Helsinghausen, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Heinrich Bremer Sr and Ilsabe Molthan.
Baptism31 March 1654Heinrich Bremer was baptized on 31 March 1654 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, (1654 31 MAR baptism: son of Johan Bremers zu Helsinghausen; Sponsor: Hinrich Stolte v. Bandorft; Hinrich Schaumburg v. __hausen; Hans Bremer, fervg zu Hels; ux. Hinrich Domeyer zu Honhorst; vid. Hinrich Bremer zu Helsinghausen.)
Memo1685In 1685 Heinrich Bremer moved from Helsinghausen to Wichtringhausen farm No. 2, a distance of about 3 miles. This farm would stay in the Bremer family for several generation, until 1881 when it was sold by Heinrich Christian Friedrich Bremer to the neighbor, a nobleman with money and not enough acreage. (See attached photo of location).
Marriage*10 November 1685Heinrich Bremer married Ilsebey Battermann on 10 November 1685 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Note*Heinrich Bremer children were all born in Wichtringhausen.
Occupation*He was a Halbmeier (farmer of medium size tract of land) having purchased the farm from Hans Heinrich Bade at # 2, Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*January 1705He died in January 1705 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 50.
Burial*6 January 1705He was buried on 6 January 1705 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Ilsebey Battermann b. 1663, d. 1707
Marriage*10 November 1685He married Ilsebey Battermann on 10 November 1685 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Children

Heinrich Bremer

M, #15502, b. July 1666, d. 16 February 1713
FatherHans (Hansen) Otto Bremer b. 7 Oct 1638, d. 29 Aug 1728
MotherCatharina Holtzhausen
Relationship1st cousin 9 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#1)
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#2)
Birth*July 1666Heinrich Bremer was born in July 1666 at Hohnhorst-Rehren, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Hans (Hansen) Otto Bremer and Catharina Holtzhausen.
Baptism13 July 1666Heinrich Bremer was baptized on 13 July 1666 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*24 November 1685He married Ilsabe Bremer, daughter of Johann Heinrich Bremer Sr and Ilsabe Molthan, on 24 November 1685 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*24 November 1699Heinrich Bremer married Catharina Marg Richers, daughter of Tileken Richers and Catharina Behrens, on 24 November 1699 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*16 February 1713Heinrich Bremer died on 16 February 1713 at Hohnhorst-Rehren, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 46.
Burial*19 February 1713He was buried on 19 February 1713 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family 1

Ilsabe Bremer b. Dec 1663, d. bt 1695 - 1699
Marriage*24 November 1685He married Ilsabe Bremer, daughter of Johann Heinrich Bremer Sr and Ilsabe Molthan, on 24 November 1685 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family 2

Catharina Marg Richers b. 1674
Marriage*24 November 1699Heinrich Bremer married Catharina Marg Richers, daughter of Tileken Richers and Catharina Behrens, on 24 November 1699 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Heinrich (Christian) Bremer

M, #15150, b. 17 February 1783, d. 13 December 1856
FatherJohann (Friedrich) Bremer b. 22 Apr 1754, d. 3 May 1830
MotherCaroline Charlotte Hahne b. Dec 1760, d. 5 May 1804
Relationship3rd great-grandfather of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsPedigree Chart of Albert Bremer
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*17 February 1783Heinrich (Christian) Bremer was born on 17 February 1783 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann (Friedrich) Bremer and Caroline Charlotte Hahne.
Baptism19 February 1783Heinrich (Christian) Bremer was baptized on 19 February 1783 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: Christian Bremer, Hans Heinrich Henjes and NN Leuckfeldt on the manor?
Occupation*from 1808 to 1844He was a Halbmeier (farmer of medium size tract of land); at last Leibzuechter (retired farmer) from 1808 to 1844 at # 2, Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*29 July 1808He married Christine Dorothee Volker, daughter of Heinrich Volker and Dorothea Havercamp, on 29 July 1808 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*5 February 1833Heinrich (Christian) Bremer married Hanne Friederike Hoppe, daughter of Thomas Heinrich Hoppe and Engel Marie Schuette, on 5 February 1833 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*13 December 1856Heinrich (Christian) Bremer died on 13 December 1856 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 73.
Burial*17 December 1856He was buried on 17 December 1856 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family 1

Catharina Engel Scheve b. 18 Nov 1794
Child

Family 2

Christine Dorothee Volker b. Dec 1789, d. 16 Sep 1832
Marriage*29 July 1808He married Christine Dorothee Volker, daughter of Heinrich Volker and Dorothea Havercamp, on 29 July 1808 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Children

Family 3

Hanne Friederike Hoppe b. 1805, d. 1895
Marriage*5 February 1833Heinrich (Christian) Bremer married Hanne Friederike Hoppe, daughter of Thomas Heinrich Hoppe and Engel Marie Schuette, on 5 February 1833 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Children

Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer

M, #15158, b. 12 September 1809, d. 12 April 1873
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Bremer b. 17 Feb 1783, d. 13 Dec 1856
MotherChristine Dorothee Volker b. Dec 1789, d. 16 Sep 1832
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*12 September 1809Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer was born on 12 September 1809 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Bremer and Christine Dorothee Volker.
Baptism15 September 1809Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer was baptized on 15 September 1809 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: the father's brother, Johann Heinrich Gottfried Bremer; Johann Christian Haverkamp, of Wichtringhausen.
Confirmation*12 April 1823He was confirmed on 12 April 1823 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany; mark: (good.)
Occupation*from 1844 to 1873He was a Halbmeier (farmer of medium size tract of land) from 1844 to 1873 at # 2, Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*8 November 1844He married Catharine (Dorothee) Bremer, daughter of Johann Friedrich Bremer and Catharina Maria Elisabeth Senne, on 8 November 1844 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*12 April 1873Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer died on 12 April 1873 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 63.

Family

Catharine (Dorothee) Bremer b. 14 Sep 1824, d. 3 Dec 1883
Marriage*8 November 1844He married Catharine (Dorothee) Bremer, daughter of Johann Friedrich Bremer and Catharina Maria Elisabeth Senne, on 8 November 1844 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Children

Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer

M, #81, b. 30 December 1838, d. 1 September 1897
Civil War photo of Heinrich Bremer (30 Dec 1838 - 1 Sep 1897)
FatherFriedrich Bremer b. 23 Sep 1813, d. 3 Mar 1891
MotherEngel (Sophie) Dorothee Heerhorst b. 28 Oct 1813
RelationshipGreat-grandfather of Verna Jean Bremer
Immigration StatusImmigrated
ChartsPedigree Chart of Albert Bremer
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*30 December 1838Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer was born on 30 December 1838 at Maternity Hospital, Hannover City, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Friedrich Bremer and Engel (Sophie) Dorothee Heerhorst.
Baptism4 January 1839Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer was baptized on 4 January 1839 at St Aegidius Church, Hannover City, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Church also known as St Giles.
(Witness) Immigration30 May 1855He immigrated on 30 May 1855 to New York City (Manhattan), New York Co, NY, with Friedrich Bremer and Sophia Seegers on the ship Hermann from Bremen Germany.
Census*5 July 1860Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer appeared on the census of 5 July 1860 at Arago, Richardson, NE, listed with his brother as labors from Prussia living with the family of August Weinert. Ages, per the census: Fred 23; Henry 20.
Military*between 1861 and 1865He was in the Union Army during American Civil War as a volunteer in Company B, 4th Regiment, Missouri State Militia Cavalry. He enlisted on Feb 25, 1862 in Forest City, MO for a term of 3 years. He was described in the official records as being 5 feet 6 1/2 inches in height; light complexion with light hair and blue eyes from Hannover. He appeared on the Hospital Muster Roll of USA General Hospital at Springfield, MO from Jul to Oct 1862. He had been engaged in the following skirmishes & combats: at Marshall, 12 Oct 1863; at California 9 Oct 1864; Independence: 20 Oct 1864; Big Blue 23 Oct 1864; Osage River, 25 Oct 1864. On 6 Feb 1864 in California, MO he was reduced to the ranks from Corporal by sentence of a General Court Marshall. He was mustered out of the service on Mar 22, 1865 at Warrensburg MO. On 26 Sep 1890 he applied for Invalid Pension (App No 996,494; Cert No 1,029,687). Upon his death his wife applied for Widows Pension on 16 Sep 1901 (App No 748,746; Cert No 571,835)..
Add-Note*25 February 1862From Roll 1500960
Co B, 4 Reg't Missour State Militia Cav.
Henry Bremer Appears on Company Descriptive Book of the organization named above.
Description
Age 23 years; height 5 feet 6 1/2 inches; Complexion: light
Eyes:blue; hair: light
Where born: Hannover, Hannover
Occupation: Farmer

Enlistment:
When: Feb 25, 1862
Where: Forest City
By whom: W S Canow; term 3 years
Remarks: Mustered out by expiration of service. Had been engaged in the following skirmishes & combats to wit: at Marshall, Oct 12, 1863; at California Oct 9 1864; Independence: Oct 20 1864; Big Blue Oct 23 '64; Osage River as on book Oct 25 '64

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Appears on Hospital Muster Roll of USA General Hospital at Springfield, MO for Sept & Oct 1862.
Attached to hospital:
When: Aug 24 1862
How employed: sick
Last paid by Maj. Campbell to Aug 31, 1862
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Appears on Hospital Muster Roll of USA General Hospital at Springfield, Mo for Jul & Aug 1862
Attached to Hospital:
When Aug 24 1862
How employed: SICK
Last paid by Maj Campbell to June 30, 1862
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Appears on Returns as follows:
April 1862 about on det. serv. at Platte River Bridge Mo, since April 25 '62
Aug 1862 - absent
Sept & Oct 1862: Absent sick in Springfield - Aug 14 '62
Sep 1863 absent on furlow in Ill since Sept 14 '63
Feb 1864 (Cpl) Feb 6 '64 California Mo. reduced to the ranks by sentence of a GCM (General Court Marshall)
Sept '64 (Pvt) absent on det. serv. Sedalia Mo, since Sept 24 '64
Oct & Nov '64 Orderly at Reg'tl Hd Qtrs
Dec 1864 to Feb 1865 Absent orderly at Regt Hd Qtrs since Dec 10 '64
Mar 1865 - Mar 22'65 Warrensburg Mo - Mustered out.
Marriage*4 October 1866He married Marie Dorothea (Friedricka) Drangmeister, daughter of Henry Drangmeister and Anna Dorothea Elisabeth Helm, on 4 October 1866 at St Johns Lutheran Church of Eagle Lake, Beecher, Will Co, IL.
Census25 July 1870Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer appeared on the census of 25 July 1870 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
Census*29 June 1880He appeared on the census of 29 June 1880 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
NoteHe and Marie Dorothea (Friedricka) Drangmeister lost five children, four of them of diphtheria in a seven day period (16 Dec 1883 - 23 Dec 1883).
Photo*circa 1885Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer and Marie Dorothea (Friedricka) Drangmeister appeared in a photo circa 1885 at Will Co, IL.
Note*The Drangmeisters came west to Crete, IL by wagon and horses. They settled on a farm just north of the Bremers. Over the years their farm and the Bremer farm has been sold and built up with houses. In 1990, Mrs Minnie (Bremer) Wolf, Christoph's daughter, lived on the original farm owned by Heinrich, which consisted of 8 3/4 acres with the farm buildings. After her death, the farm went to her nephew, Bob Meyer, who in 1997 still owned it. His daughter lived in it.
     On Dec 31 1877 the State of Iowa deeded land to the Sioux City and St. Paul Railroad. On Nov 1 1882 the north one half of section 13, Horton township was sold to an individual for $1300. Six days later the land was sold for $1840 and one day later for $2160. Finally on Dec 29 1890 the land was sold to Heinrich Bremer of Crete, Illinois for $3820. The legal papers were recorded in the Osceola County Courthouse on Mar 19 1891.
     Whether Henry Bremer (son of Heinrich) brought the legal papers for the land purchase to the Osceola Courthouse is not known, but it is known that he was here in 1892. Henry started farming and was joined in the spring of 1894 by his brother Herman. The two men worked together that year.
     In 1897 the land was purchased from Heinrich Bremer by the two brothers, each purchasing a quarter section for $2000. Henry bought the west quarter and Herman the east one. The land still belongs to the Bremer family and is farmed by descendants. Martha Bremer (Allen's wife) and Tom Bremer living on the respective farms.
Will*7 July 1897Heinrich (Henry) Conrad Bremer left a will on 7 July 1897 at Crete, Will Co, IL; WILL OF HENRY BREMER OF CRETE, WILL COUNTY, ILLINOIS
     
I Henry Bremer of Will County State of Illinois being in feeble health do publish this my last will & testament. I do hereby devise to my beloved wife Fredericke Bremer the full possession of all my personal property of whatever shape. She to have full control of the amount of indebtedness to me or my estate of my two sons living in Iowa to whom I have advanced money more than their share as my heirs. The said Fredericke Bremer my wife is to have the full and undisputed control of all of my Real Estate as long as she lives and after her death this shall go to my four children, Mary Rinkenburger, Christ, Frieda and Karl Bremer. Said Real Estate is situated in Will County Illnois, about 123 acres. The said Fredericke Bremer is to pay all my debts and has full authority to collect all claims and is by me to this my last will and testament appointed as my Executrix she to give no Bond nor acct to any court nor person-- Witness my hand and seal this 7th day of July 1897 -
                          his
                                   Henry X Bremer
                                    mark
Wit Geo F. Gerlach

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This Instrument which Henry Bremer declares as his last will and Testament he signed by mark in our presence & at his request sign as witness date as afore said-
Geo F Gerlach (seal)
                                        Joseph M Gerlach (seal.)

Burial*He was buried at St Johns Lutheran Church of Eagle Lake North Cemetery, Beecher, Will Co, IL.
Death*1 September 1897He died on 1 September 1897 at Crete, Will Co, IL, at age 58.
Probate10 September 1897His estate was probated on 10 September 1897 at Will Co, IL; Included in the Probate record of Henry Bremer were the following:

     Filed with the State of Illinois, Will County clerk on Sept 10, 1897 a statement by
Fredericke Bremer that Henry Bremer of Town of Crete in county of Will, departed this life at Crete Township about the 1st day of September 1897, and that he died leaving a last Will and Testament to the best of the affliants knowledge and belief.
     Signed by W F Hutchinson, county clerk
     Filed with State of Illinois, Will County clerk Nov. 1, 1897, the County Court Probate November term 1897 a statement that Geo Gerlach and Joseph M Gerlach personally appeared in court and that they were witnesses to the last will and testament of Henry Bremer, deceased, saw him sign his mark and that he was of sound mind and memory and under no constraints when he signed the will.
     Signed by W F Hutchinson, county clerk

     Bond of Executor for Estate of Henry Bremer, deceased Fredericke Bremer and George Gerlach were bound in the sum of $600 to make an accounting of the Will of Henry Bremer, deceased.
     Inventory of Real Estate and personal property for the Estate of Henry Bremer
Description of Real Estate of Estate

Warranty Deed
     The south end of lot seventeen (17) subdivision section eight (8) town thirty four (34) range fifteen (15) to the 3rd P.M. containing one hundred thirteen three quarters     (113 ¾) acres in the County of Will and State of Illinois. Title fee simple believe to be perfect.

Warranty Deed
     That part or parcel of the subdivision of the north east quarter of section no seven (7) in the township thirty four (34) range fifteen (15) east known and described as lot number six (6) of the said subdivision acres in the County of Will and State of Illinois. Title fee simple believed to be perfect.


Description of Chattel PropertyValue
1 cooking stove and pipes 4.25
1 cooking stove and pipes 2.50
1 heating stove 1.00
6 chairs 1.50
1 lounge 0.50
6 chairs old 0.50
2 tables 1.00
1 sink 1.00
1 milk safe 1.00
1 Beauar 2.00
1 sewing machine 1.00
Chinaware and lamps 5.00
Spoons, knives and forks 0.50
3 Beds & bedsteds 15.00
2 clocks ------
1 Horse, Bay, 5 years 40.00
1 Horse, Gray, 4 years 50.00
1 Horse, Bay, 7 years (pluy) 5.00
1 Horse, Sorel, 3 years 40.00
24 Hogs 105.00
8 Pigs 8.00
9 Cows @ 33.00 297.00
5 2 year Heffers @ 20.00 100.00
4 1 year Heffers @ 13.00 52.00
7 Calves @ 8.00 56.00
5 Sheep @ 2.00 10.00
20 ? Hay @ 4.00 80.00
400 bushels corn     @ 18 c 72.00
500 bushels oats     @ 17 c 85.00
     Chickens 10.00
     Geese 4.00
1 Buggy 25.00
3 Wagons 30.00
1 Mill and 4 Horse Power 25.00
1 Corn sheller 3.00
1 Binder 15.00
1 mower 5.00
1 seeder 10.00
1 Bob Sled 3.00
1 Corn Planter 3.00
1 Roller 1.00
1 Harrow 3.00
1 Cultivator 1.00
1 one wheeled cultivator 2.00
1 Horse Rake .50
1 riding plow 10.00
1 Hay Rack 1.00
1 set Harneses 5.00
Milk Cans and pails 3.00
Cash on hand at time of decease none
Total 1206.95.

Family

Marie Dorothea (Friedricka) Drangmeister b. 4 Nov 1847, d. 20 May 1933
Marriage*4 October 1866He married Marie Dorothea (Friedricka) Drangmeister, daughter of Henry Drangmeister and Anna Dorothea Elisabeth Helm, on 4 October 1866 at St Johns Lutheran Church of Eagle Lake, Beecher, Will Co, IL.
Children

Heinrich Anton Bremer

M, #15185, b. 13 April 1816
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Bremer b. 17 Feb 1783, d. 13 Dec 1856
MotherChristine Dorothee Volker b. Dec 1789, d. 16 Sep 1832
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*13 April 1816Heinrich Anton Bremer was born on 13 April 1816 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Bremer and Christine Dorothee Volker.
Baptism15 April 1816Heinrich Anton Bremer was baptized on 15 April 1816 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: the cannoneer Heinrich Federke and Anto Haferkamp.
Confirmation*1830He was confirmed in 1830 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany; mark: "rather good."

Heinrich Carl Christoph Bremer

M, #15201, b. 23 February 1841
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Bremer b. 17 Feb 1783, d. 13 Dec 1856
MotherHanne Friederike Hoppe b. 1805, d. 1895
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*23 February 1841Heinrich Carl Christoph Bremer was born on 23 February 1841 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Bremer and Hanne Friederike Hoppe.
Baptism7 March 1841Heinrich Carl Christoph Bremer was baptized on 7 March 1841 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: Christoph Bruns, Carl Hoppe and Heinrich Beisner.

Heinrich Christian Bremer

M, #15181, b. 3 December 1866
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer b. 12 Sep 1809, d. 12 Apr 1873
MotherCatharine (Dorothee) Bremer b. 14 Sep 1824, d. 3 Dec 1883
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*3 December 1866Heinrich Christian Bremer was born on 3 December 1866 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer and Catharine (Dorothee) Bremer.
Baptism26 December 1866Heinrich Christian Bremer was baptized on 26 December 1866 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Heinrich Christian Friedrich Bremer

M, #15165, b. 1 April 1847, d. 1894
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer b. 12 Sep 1809, d. 12 Apr 1873
MotherCatharine (Dorothee) Bremer b. 14 Sep 1824, d. 3 Dec 1883
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Memo1685In 1685 Heinrich Christian Friedrich Bremer moved from Helsinghausen to Wichtringhausen farm No. 2, a distance of about 3 miles. This farm would stay in the Bremer family for several generation, until 1881 when it was sold by Heinrich Bremer to the neighbor, a nobleman with money and not enough acreage. (See attached photo of location).
Birth*1 April 1847Heinrich Christian Friedrich Bremer was born on 1 April 1847 at # 2, Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer and Catharine (Dorothee) Bremer.
Baptism18 April 1847Heinrich Christian Friedrich Bremer was baptized on 18 April 1847 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: christian Bremer and Friedrich Bremer.)
Marriage*6 August 1874He married Sophie Dorothee Bothe, daughter of Anton Bernhard Bothe and Luise Dorothea Elisabeth Luneke, on 6 August 1874 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Memo*1881He inheirted the family farm, and was a Halbmeier (farmer of medium size tract of land), but sold it in 1881 and moved to Barsinghausen.
Death*1894Heinrich Christian Friedrich Bremer died in 1894 at Barsinghausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Sophie Dorothee Bothe b. 26 Jan 1847
Marriage*6 August 1874He married Sophie Dorothee Bothe, daughter of Anton Bernhard Bothe and Luise Dorothea Elisabeth Luneke, on 6 August 1874 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Child

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #7554, b. 18 July 1804, d. 1817
FatherJohann Heinrich Bremer b. 5 Apr 1775, d. 16 Oct 1810
MotherIlsa Maria Charlotta Doepke b. 1 Sep 1782, d. a 1817
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*18 July 1804Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born on 18 July 1804 at #27, Bad Nenndorf-Horsten, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Heinrich Bremer and Ilsa Maria Charlotta Doepke.
Baptism22 July 1804Heinrich Christoph Bremer was baptized on 22 July 1804 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Bad Nenndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*1817He died in 1817.

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #7556, b. 18 March 1767, d. 29 December 1836
FatherJohann Conrad Bremer b. 14 Feb 1737, d. 22 Jan 1803
MotherAnna Maria Scheve b. 18 Apr 1736, d. 1 Mar 1794
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*18 March 1767Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born on 18 March 1767 at #27, Bad Nenndorf-Horsten, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Conrad Bremer and Anna Maria Scheve.
Marriage*20 August 1795Heinrich Christoph Bremer married Ilsa Maria Busche on 20 August 1795 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Beckedorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*29 December 1836Heinrich Christoph Bremer died on 29 December 1836 at #29, Bad Nenndorf-Horsten, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 69.
Burial*1 January 1837He was buried on 1 January 1837 at Beckedorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Ilsa Maria Busche b. 9 Nov 1768, d. 6 Mar 1836
Children

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #15593, b. 4 November 1792, d. after 1832
FatherJohann Christoph Bremer b. Apr 1759, d. 8 Mar 1821
MotherEngel Maria Wilgers b. 22 Apr 1769, d. a 1851
Relationship7th cousin 4 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Birth*4 November 1792Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born on 4 November 1792 at #16, Bad Nenndorf-Horsten, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Christoph Bremer and Engel Maria Wilgers.
Baptism7 November 1792Heinrich Christoph Bremer was baptized on 7 November 1792 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Bad Nenndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*after 1832He died after 1832.
Marriage*11 March 1832He married Engel Maria Sophia Biesterfeld, daughter of Hans Heinrich Biesterfeld and Catharina Engel Maria Meyer, on 11 March 1832 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Bad Nenndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Engel Maria Sophia Biesterfeld d. a 1832
Child

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #15604, b. 27 October 1832
FatherHeinrich Christoph Bremer b. 4 Nov 1792, d. a 1832
MotherEngel Maria Sophia Biesterfeld d. a 1832
Relationship8th cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Birth*27 October 1832Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born on 27 October 1832 at #16, Bad Nenndorf-Horsten, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Baptism28 October 1832He was baptized on 28 October 1832 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Bad Nenndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christoph Bremer and Engel Maria Sophia Biesterfeld.

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #15861, b. 4 October 1833, d. after 1863
FatherFriedrich Christian Lebrecht Bremer b. 28 Nov 1798, d. 12 May 1848
MotherEngel Dorothea Bruns b. 20 Feb 1810, d. 17 Feb 1858
Relationship6th cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*4 October 1833Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born on 4 October 1833 at #18, Bad Nenndorf-Riepen, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Friedrich Christian Lebrecht Bremer and Engel Dorothea Bruns.
Death*after 1863Heinrich Christoph Bremer died after 1863 at America.
Marriage*19 November 1863He married Engel Maria Redeker on 19 November 1863 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Beckedorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Family

Engel Maria Redeker b. 15 Sep 1837, d. a 1863

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #15866, b. 16 December 1802, d. 7 December 1869
FatherHeinrich Christoph Bremer b. 18 Mar 1767, d. 29 Dec 1836
MotherIlsa Maria Busche b. 9 Nov 1768, d. 6 Mar 1836
Relationship5th cousin 4 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*16 December 1802Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born on 16 December 1802 at #34, Bad Nenndorf-Riepen, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich Christoph Bremer and Ilsa Maria Busche.
Baptism26 December 1802Heinrich Christoph Bremer was baptized on 26 December 1802 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Beckedorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Marriage*28 October 1849He married Catharina Engel Bruns, daughter of Hans Heinrich Bruns and Maria Christina Sophia Bock, on 28 October 1849 at St Martin Lutheran Church, Hohnhorst, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*7 December 1869Heinrich Christoph Bremer died on 7 December 1869 at #29, Bad Nenndorf-Riepen, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 66.

Family

Catharina Engel Bruns b. 2 Mar 1823, d. a 1853
Child

Heinrich Christoph Bremer

M, #27112, b. 1767
FatherHans Heinrich Bremer b. 27 Nov 1733, d. 24 May 1819
MotherCatharina (Sophia) Scheve b. 18 Mar 1734, d. 2 Feb 1813
Relationship4th cousin 5 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*1767Heinrich Christoph Bremer was born in 1767 at Bad Nenndorf-Horsten, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Hans Heinrich Bremer and Catharina (Sophia) Scheve.

Heinrich Conrad Bremer

M, #7221, b. 16 March 1795, d. after 1822
FatherJohann Conrad Bremer b. 23 Jan 1741, d. a 1807
MotherEngel Maria Borchers b. 8 Jun 1768, d. 13 Feb 1855
ChartsDescendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*16 March 1795Heinrich Conrad Bremer was born on 16 March 1795 at #15, Gross Nenndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Johann Conrad Bremer and Engel Maria Borchers.
Marriage*28 November 1822Heinrich Conrad Bremer married Anna Engel Sophia Scheve, daughter of Hermann Heinrich Scheve and Engel Maria Engelking, on 28 November 1822 at St Godehardi Lutheran Church, Bad Nenndorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Death*after 1822Heinrich Conrad Bremer died after 1822.

Family

Anna Engel Sophia Scheve d. a 1822

Heinrich Conrad Bremer

M, #15864, b. 26 May 1839, d. 15 November 1842
FatherFriedrich Christian Lebrecht Bremer b. 28 Nov 1798, d. 12 May 1848
MotherEngel Dorothea Bruns b. 20 Feb 1810, d. 17 Feb 1858
Relationship6th cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*26 May 1839Heinrich Conrad Bremer was born on 26 May 1839 at #18, Bad Nenndorf-Riepen, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Friedrich Christian Lebrecht Bremer and Engel Dorothea Bruns.
Death*15 November 1842Heinrich Conrad Bremer died on 15 November 1842 at #18, Bad Nenndorf-Riepen, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 3.
Burial*19 November 1842He was buried on 19 November 1842 at Beckedorf, Schaumburg, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Heinrich Friederich Christoph Bremer

M, #15200, b. 16 June 1838, d. 13 December 1843
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Bremer b. 17 Feb 1783, d. 13 Dec 1856
MotherHanne Friederike Hoppe b. 1805, d. 1895
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*16 June 1838Heinrich Friederich Christoph Bremer was born on 16 June 1838 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Bremer and Hanne Friederike Hoppe.
Baptism24 June 1838Heinrich Friederich Christoph Bremer was baptized on 24 June 1838 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: the Kuester/sacristan Stedler; Christoph Bruns.
Death*13 December 1843He died on 13 December 1843 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, at age 5.

Heinrich Friederich Wilhelm Conrad Bremer

M, #15177, b. 9 January 1862
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer b. 12 Sep 1809, d. 12 Apr 1873
MotherCatharine (Dorothee) Bremer b. 14 Sep 1824, d. 3 Dec 1883
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Descendants of Hans Grawert
Birth*9 January 1862Heinrich Friederich Wilhelm Conrad Bremer was born on 9 January 1862 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Gottfried Bremer and Catharine (Dorothee) Bremer.
Baptism2 February 1862Heinrich Friederich Wilhelm Conrad Bremer was baptized on 2 February 1862 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Heinrich Ludewig Bremer

M, #15197, b. 25 September 1833
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Bremer b. 17 Feb 1783, d. 13 Dec 1856
MotherHanne Friederike Hoppe b. 1805, d. 1895
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*25 September 1833Heinrich Ludewig Bremer was born on 25 September 1833 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Bremer and Hanne Friederike Hoppe.
Baptism29 September 1833Heinrich Ludewig Bremer was baptized on 29 September 1833 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: Koke, Meier and Hoppe.

Heinrich Wilhelm Conrad Bremer

M, #15194, b. 31 March 1828, d. 5 March 1829
FatherHeinrich (Christian) Bremer b. 17 Feb 1783, d. 13 Dec 1856
MotherChristine Dorothee Volker b. Dec 1789, d. 16 Sep 1832
Relationship2nd great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*31 March 1828Heinrich Wilhelm Conrad Bremer was born on 31 March 1828 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Heinrich (Christian) Bremer and Christine Dorothee Volker.
Baptism3 April 1828Heinrich Wilhelm Conrad Bremer was baptized on 3 April 1828 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, Godparents: Heinrich Schoening; Conrad Bremer.
Death*5 March 1829He died on 5 March 1829 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.

Helen Bremer

F, #1364, b. 1 December 1900, d. 28 December 1989
FatherFriedrich (Fred) Heinrich Bremer Sr b. 11 May 1865, d. 22 Feb 1948
MotherBertha Klemme b. 14 Oct 1872, d. 21 Aug 1944
Relationship1st cousin 2 times removed of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#1)
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen (#2)
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*1 December 1900Helen Bremer was born on 1 December 1900 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
She was the daughter of Friedrich (Fred) Heinrich Bremer Sr and Bertha Klemme.
Baptism6 January 1901Helen Bremer was baptized on 6 January 1901 at Zion UCC Church, Hanover Twp, Lake Co, IN, Sponsors: Katharina Klemme, Friedrich Bremer, Sophie Reichert, Emma Held.
Census*April 1910She appeared on the census of April 1910 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
Confirmation*5 April 1914She was confirmed on 5 April 1914 at Zion UCC Church, Hanover Twp, Lake Co, IN.
CensusJanuary 1920She appeared on the census of January 1920 at Crete Twp, Will Co, IL.
Marriage License6 December 1920She and Harry Seegers obtained a marriage license on 6 December 1920 at Lake Co, IN.
Marriage*12 December 1920Helen Bremer married Harry Seegers, son of Christoph Seegers and Maria Claus, on 12 December 1920 at Zion UCC Church, Hanover Twp, Lake Co, IN, Witnesses: Alfred Bremer, Dora Hitzeman, Ed Bremer, Bernice Seegers, Raymond Seegers, Lorene Bremer.
Married Name12 December 1920 As of 12 December 1920,her married name was Seegers.
Census*22 April 1930Helen Bremer and Harry Seegers appeared on the census of 22 April 1930 at Bloom Twp, Cook Co, IL.
(Witness) PhotoHelen Bremer appeared in a photo.
SSN*1951Her Social Security Number was 335-26-2886; issued 1951 at IL.
Death*28 December 1989She died on 28 December 1989 at Lake Co, IN, at age 89.
Burial*30 December 1989She was buried on 30 December 1989 at Zion UCC Cemetery, Hanover Twp, Lake Co, IN.

Family

Harry Seegers b. 22 Mar 1893, d. 13 Oct 1972
Marriage License6 December 1920She and Harry Seegers obtained a marriage license on 6 December 1920 at Lake Co, IN.
Marriage*12 December 1920Helen Bremer married Harry Seegers, son of Christoph Seegers and Maria Claus, on 12 December 1920 at Zion UCC Church, Hanover Twp, Lake Co, IN, Witnesses: Alfred Bremer, Dora Hitzeman, Ed Bremer, Bernice Seegers, Raymond Seegers, Lorene Bremer.
Children

Helsinghausen Families Bremer

M, #28194
Relationship10th great-grandfather of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsPedigree Chart of Albert Bremer
Descendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Memo* NOTE: This entry is to try to tie together several Bremer familes that lived in Helsinghausen area. At this time I have no proof that these families are related, but I do feel like the possibly is very high. If you have any information that will connect any of the families, please let me know. Thanks. Ted Cash.

Family

Children

Henrich (Christian) Bremer

M, #15229, b. 9 December 1763
FatherHans Heinrich Bremer b. 4 Feb 1727, d. 30 Dec 1771
MotherCatharina Engel Flasbart b. 30 Sep 1729, d. 25 Aug 1790
Relationship4th great-granduncle of Verna Jean Bremer
ChartsDescendants of Bremers in Helsinghausen
Descendants of Fileke Flasbarth
Birth*9 December 1763Henrich (Christian) Bremer was born on 9 December 1763 at Barsinghausen-Wichtringhausen, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
He was the son of Hans Heinrich Bremer and Catharina Engel Flasbart.
Baptism11 December 1763Henrich (Christian) Bremer was baptized on 11 December 1763 at Hohenbostel Lutheran Church, Barsinghausen-Hohenbostel, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany, godfather to his nephew Heinrich Christian in 1783.