Name: Ann Marie Sophia Dirkmeier
Change Date: 31 MAY 2017
Birth: 5 SEPT 1833 in Germany 1 2
Note: Dates from obituary. Birth county from 1915 Iowa state census: Sophia is a widow living in Franklin, Des Moines County, Iowa.
Death: 1 MAR 1928 in Sperry, Des Moines County, Iowa 1 2
Burial: Latty Church Cemetery, Benton Twsp, Des Moines County, Iowa 2
Census: 1925 Franklin Twsp, Des Moines County, Iowa
Note: 1925 Iowa State Census, Sophie, widow, and her daughter Carrie, single, are in the household of Sophie's son, John Seilerman.
1915 Iowa state census, Roll IA1915-145, line 795: Sophia Silerman age 81.
Info from Find a Grave: Sohia Dreckmeier came to the United States in 1857 on the Archilles, the same sailing ship as Fredrick Sielerman. They were married 5 February 1859 in Iowa and became parents of 12 children. Only 5 survived to adulthood. Sohpia was the daughter of Johann Friedrick Dreckmeier and Anna Marie Lange.
Frederick Carl Sielerman b: 9 MAY 1835 in Westphalia, Germany
13 FEB 1859
in Iowa 2
- Note: Dates from obituary. Des Moines County Iowa Marriage book #13, page 62: Wunnengerg, Otto 26; br. Sulerman, Annie 24; no return.
- Anna Marie Charlotte Sielerman b: 5 OCT 1861 in Benton Twsp, Des Moines County, Iowa
- Fred Charles Sielerman b: 16 OCT 1864 in Iowa
- Mary Sielerman b: abt 1866 in Iowa
- Carrie Sielerman b: 26 JUN 1873 in Des Moines County, Iowa
- John Sielerman b: 18 AUG 1876 in Des Moines County, Iowa
- Title: Celia Crawford
Abbrev: Celia Crawford
- Title: Find a Grave database
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