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The Reifel Family


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1. Georg Heinrich Reifel I , son of Unknown and Unknown, was born in 1780 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably], died on 6 Feb 1814 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably] and was buried in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably].

Georg married Anna Elisabeth Hengan about 1800 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably]. (Anna Elisabeth Hengan was born in 1781 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably], died on 4 Apr 1843 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably] and was buried in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably].)


Their children were:

   2 M    i. [1st Child] Johann Georg Reifel was born on 15 May 1801 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany).
+ 3 M    ii. [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich Reifel II was born on 4 Jun 1803 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably], died in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 4 M    iii. [3rd Child] Georg Jakob Reifel was born on 14 Apr 1805 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 4 Nov 1887 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 5 M    iv. [4th Child] Johann Theobald Reifel was born on 29 Aug 1807 in Bellheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany).
+ 6 M    v. [5th Child] Philipp Jakob Reifel Sr. was born on 16 Oct 1809 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably].
+ 7 F    vi. [6th Child] Eva Katherina Reifel was born on 11 Jan 1812 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 7 Apr 1870 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

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3. [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich Reifel II (Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Jun 1803 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably], died in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Georg was "Henry".

Henry and Margaret Reifel came from Germany to America after their son, Michael, to join him in settling at Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Georg married Eva Margaretha Dietrich, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, on 5 Dec 1829 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany). (Eva Margaretha Dietrich was born on 13 Oct 1806 in Prussia / Germany and died in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana Another name for Eva was "Margaret".)

The Reifel Family by Charles W. Niehaus lists their marriage date as 5 December 1829. The records of the Evangelisch-Reformierte, Bellhiem, Pfalz, Bayern give the date as 20 April 1830. Perhaps the banns were published in December, and the marriage performed in April. Source of church record: IGI Film #0193781 (1806-1867).


Their children were:

+ 8 M    i. Johann Georg Reifel was born on 26 Apr 1831 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany).
+ 9 M    ii. Philipp Michael Reifel was born on 29 Dec 1832 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably], died on 18 Jun 1921 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 10 M    iii. Jakob Reifel was born on 29 Nov 1834 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) and died in USA.
   11 F    iv. Eva Margaretha Reifel was born on 22 Aug 1836 in Germany and died in Germany.
+ 12 F    v. Anna Maria Reifel 1 was born on 23 May 1842 in Germany.
   13 F    vi. Eva Katharina Reifel was born on 30 Jun 1847 in Germany and died in Germany.
4. [3rd Child] Georg Jakob Reifel (Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Apr 1805 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 4 Nov 1887 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Came to America with his wife and children in 1855. Settled immediately in Salt Creek Township, Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. George and his wife spent the remainder of their days in Franklin County, where they farmed and raised their five children.

Georg married Margaretha Reifel, daughter of Unknown Reifel and Unknown, on 25 Aug 1832 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany). (Margaretha Reifel was born on 13 Nov 1806 in Prussia / Germany, died on 10 Aug 1888 in Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 14 M    i. Johann Philipp Reifel was born on 29 Dec 1833 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 16 Apr 1892 in Indiana and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 15 M    ii. Conrad Georg Reifel Sr. was born on 22 Feb 1840 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 13 Aug 1917 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.
   16 M    iii. Theobald David Reifel was born on 5 Mar 1842 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 1 Mar 1876 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Theobald David Reifel was listed on the 1860 Census as a farm laborer.

Theobald married Catherine Roemer on 13 Feb 1872.

+ 17 M    iv. Jakob Wilhelm Reifel was born on 6 Sep 1849 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 4 Jan 1923 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
   18 F    v. Catherine Christina Reifel was born on 7 Jul 1851 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 23 Feb 1893 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Catherine was "Catherine Christine".

Christine was not yet 4 years old when she came to America with her family. She was an invalid her whole life. She was an excellent housekeeper and did needlework very well.

She never married.

5. [4th Child] Johann Theobald Reifel (Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Aug 1807 in Bellheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany).

In the Reifel Family 1780-1982 by C.W. Niehaus, it was incorrectly stated: "This branch of the family never came to the US." Niehaus received information about this family in time to include it as an appendix. This family did come to the US and settled originally south of St. Louis, Missouri. At different times, Johann Theobald Reifel lived in Monroe County, illinois, and in St. Louis, Missouri. In fact, this Johann Theobald Reifel may have been the earliest Reifel to immigrate to the U.S.

Johann married Maria Eva Emling on 11 Sep 1833 in Bellheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany). (Maria Eva Emling was born on 30 Jul 1809.)


Their children were:

+ 19 M    i. Philip Jakob Reifel was born on 14 Sep 1834.
   20 F    ii. Eva Katharine Reifel was born on 3 Aug 1837.

Eva Catherine Reifel and Nicholas Diehl had 2 sons and 4 daughters.

Eva married Nicholas Diehl.

+ 21 F    iii. Margaretha Reifel was born on 26 Jan 1839.
   22 M    iv. Johann Jakob Reifel was born on 29 Aug 1840.

May not have come to the US from Germany.

+ 23 M    v. William Philipp Reifel was born on 29 Nov 1845 and died in 1932.
+ 24 M    vi. George Adam Reifel was born on 29 Apr 1848 in Bellheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany).
   25 F    vii. Christine Reifel was born on 4 Oct 1850.
6. [5th Child] Philipp Jakob Reifel Sr. (Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Oct 1809 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably].

It is thought that this branch of the Reifel family remained in Germany.

Philipp married Anna Maria Salm on 23 Apr 1836. (Anna Maria Salm was born on 22 May 1816 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) (or nearby).)


Their children were:

   26 F    i. Katharina Dorothea Reifel was born on 25 Jun 1837.
   27 M    ii. Johann Philipp Reifel was born on 10 Aug 1838.
   28 M    iii. Johann Theobald Reifel was born on 9 Jan 1840.
   29 M    iv. Philipp Jakob Reifel Jr. was christened on 24 Oct 1847 in Gemmersheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) Evangelisch.
7. [6th Child] Eva Katherina Reifel (Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 11 Jan 1812 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 7 Apr 1870 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Eva married Jacob Luther Mohr. (Jacob Luther Mohr was born on 17 May 1798 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) (or nearby) and died in USA.)

1. Immigration to the US; 1851.


Their children were:

   30 M    i. Philip Mohr was born on 3 Apr 1836.

Philip Mohr left Germany at Bremen with his brothers, Conrad Mohr (who married Elizabeth Boltz) and John F. "David" Mohr (who married Martha E. "Maria" Rouch) and a person named Riefel. They arrived at the Port of New Orleans, Louisiana, In 18__. From there they went to Cincinnati, Ohio, and then settled in Franklin County, Indiana.

Philip married Emma Nora Wolf.

+ 31 M    ii. John F. David Mohr was born in Nov 1838 in Rhineland-Pfalz, Germany 2 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 32 M    iii. Conrad Mohr was born on 4 Aug 1842 and died on 26 Mar 1914.

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8. Johann Georg Reifel ([2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Apr 1831 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany). Another name for Johann was "Georg" or "Little Georg".

Johann married Elizabeth Rapp, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, on 24 May 1858 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana. (Elizabeth Rapp was born about 1835 in Ingenheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.)

Their marriage date could have been between 1835 and 1837.


Their children were:

+ 33 F    i. Bertha Reifel was born in Jun 1869 in Ohio and died in 1902.
+ 34 M    ii. John Charles Reifel was born about 1860.
   35 F    iii. Emma Margarthe Reifel was born in 1873 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Emma married Omar Barger.

+ 36 M    iv. William Michael "Shorty" Reifel was born on 29 Jan 1876 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and died in Feb 1939 in Rosebud Indian Reservation, near Parmalee, South Dakota [Probably]. (Twin)
+ 37 F    v. Elizabeth Reifel was born on 29 Jan 1876 and died in 1949. (Twin)
9. Philipp Michael Reifel ([2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Dec 1832 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) [Probably], died on 18 Jun 1921 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Philipp was "Mike" or "Michael".

Michael Reifel came from Germany to America in 1852 at age 20.

Philipp married Wilhelmina Doebling, daughter of Caspar Doebling and Mary, about 1852 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. (Wilhelmina Doebling was born on 5 Mar 1836 in Franklin County, Indiana, died on 20 Aug 1897 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.)

The date of marriage of Philipp Michael Reifel and Wilhelmina Doebling could be between 1852 and 1859.


Their children were:

   38 M    i. Louis W. Reifel was born about 1853 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Louis married Estella Alley on 18 Dec 1893.

   39 M    ii. William Reifel was born about 1854 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
   40 F    iii. Margaret Reifel was born on 18 Jan 1859 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Margaret married Justus Roemer. ( Another name for Justus was "Jesse"?.)

+ 41 F    iv. Johanna Wilhelmina Reifel was born on 4 Feb 1862 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 42 F    v. Katherine Reifel was born on 31 Dec 1862 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
   43 F    vi. Louisa W. Reifel was born about 1864 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Louisa married Harry Caine on 8 Sep 1886.

   44 F    vii. Emma Elisabeth Reifel was born on 10 Nov 1867 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 19 Jan 1949 in Tescott, Ottawa County, Kansas and was buried in Tescott, Ottawa County, Kansas, Franklin Cemetery. Another name for Emma was "Minnie" in History of Franklin County, 1915, by Reifel. However, she had a sister named Wilhelmina, or "Minnie".

Emma married Frederick J. H. Hannebaum Hannebaum, son of Henry Hannebaum and Catherine Margaret "Kate" Wulber, on 29 Jul 1884 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana 3. (Frederick J. H. Hannebaum Hannebaum was born on 12 Dec 1864 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana 4, died on 29 May 1963 in Tescott, Ottawa County, Kansas and was buried in Tescott, Ottawa County, Kansas, Franklin Cemetery Another name for Frederick was "Frederick August John".)

   45 F    viii. Anna Maria Reifel was born on 8 Sep 1869 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Anna was "Mary".

Anna married Fred Haman.

   46 M    ix. Louis Reifel was born in 1872 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
10. Jakob Reifel ([2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Nov 1834 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany) and died in USA.

Jakob married Elizabeth Kerth in Ohio?. (Elizabeth Kerth was born in 1835.)


Their children were:

   47 F    i. Lizzie Reifel was born about 1859 in Ohio.
   48 M    ii. Heinrich Jacob Reifel was born about 1863 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
   49 M    iii. Lewis Reifel was born about 1866 in Franklin County, Indiana.
   50 F    iv. Anna Reifel was born about 1866 in Franklin County, Indiana.
   51 F    v. Emma Reifel was born about 1868 in Franklin County, Indiana.
12. Anna Maria Reifel 1 ([2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 23 May 1842 in Germany. Another name for Anna was "Mary".

Mary Reifel was born in Germany, and came from Germany in 1853 with her parents, settling in Franklin County, Indiana. Her parents are Georg Heinrich Reifel II and Eva Margaretha Dietrich Reifel.

Anna married Nicholas Heeb, son of Henry Heeb and Anna Friday. (Nicholas Heeb was born in Oct 1838 in Germany.)


Their children were:

+ 52 M    i. Henry G. Heeb was born on 15 Jun 1862 in Blooming Grove, Franklin County, Indiana, died in 1921 and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.
   53 F    ii. Louisa Heeb .
   54 F    iii. Nora Heeb .
   55 F    iv. Mary Heeb .
   56 F    v. Elizabeth Heeb .
   57 F    vi. Rosa Heeb .
   58 F    vii. Katherine Heeb .
   59 F    viii. Minnie Heeb .
   60 F    ix. Lillian Heeb .
   61 F    x. Ida Heeb .
14. Johann Philipp Reifel ([3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Dec 1833 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 16 Apr 1892 in Indiana and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Johann married Anna Marie Eswin, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, about Jan 1855 in USA. (Anna Marie Eswin was born on 30 May 1831 in Teschan, Germany, died on 8 Aug 1878 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana Another name for Anna was sometimes "Eswein".)


Their children were:

+ 62 M    i. George Jacob Reifel was born on 4 Nov 1855, died on 15 Nov 1933 in Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 63 F    ii. Katharine Reifel was born on 24 Aug 1858, died on 29 Dec 1887 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 64 M    iii. Martin Reifel was born on 3 Feb 1860 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 3 Jan 1934 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 65 F    iv. Wilhelmina Reifel was born on 4 Feb 1862, died on 18 Nov 1923 and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
+ 66 F    v. Mary Elizabeth Reifel was born on 30 Mar 1866 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 11 Dec 1954 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 67 M    vi. Philip J. Reifel Sr. was born on 30 Mar 1866, died on 11 Mar 1946 and was buried in Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado.
+ 68 F    vii. Louise Christiana Reifel was born on 11 Feb 1868, died on 9 Aug 1964 and was buried in Kokomo, Indiana, Crown Point Cemetery.
+ 69 F    viii. Anna Barbara Reifel was born on 15 Mar 1871, died on 24 Jan 1964 and was buried in Santa Ana, California, Fairhaven Cemetery.
15. Conrad Georg Reifel Sr. ([3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 22 Feb 1840 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 13 Aug 1917 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.

Born in 1840, Conrad Reifel received his schooling in Germany, and came to America with his parents in 1855, when he was about 15 years of age.

Conrad married Louisa Charlotte Sommer Koerner, daughter of John C. Koerner and Eliza, on 17 Jun 1864 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana. (Louisa Charlotte Sommer Koerner was born on 2 Sep 1845 in Prussia / Germany, died on 23 Jul 1916 5 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.)

1. Adoption; Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.


Their children were:

+ 70 M    i. Charles George Reifel Jr. was born on 24 Apr 1865 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 3 Dec 1927 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 71 F    ii. Emma Louise Reifel was born on 9 Sep 1867 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 8 Aug 1937 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.
   72 F    iii. Caroline Christine Reifel was born on 25 Dec 1868, died on 17 May 1958 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.

She never married.

   73 M    iv. William J. Reifel was born on 23 Nov 1870 and died about 1960.

Of Cleveland, Ohio

William married Addie.

   74 M    v. Conrad G. Reifel was born on 6 Mar 1873, died on 12 Mar 1873 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
   75 M    vi. Jacob August Reifel Reifel was born on 2 Mar 1874, died on 11 Mar 1874 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

1. Baptism; 10 Mar 1874.

+ 76 M    vii. August Jacob Reifel was born on 22 Feb 1875, died on 5 Oct 1954 and was buried in Gas City, Grant County, Indiana.
+ 77 M    viii. Louis Herman Reifel was born on 16 Jun 1877 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 2 May 1965 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.
+ 78 M    ix. Herman Theodore Reifel was born on 19 Jan 1880 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 79 F    x. Louisa Antonette Reifel was born on 28 Jan 1882, died on 13 Mar 1967 and was buried in Big Cedar, Indiana.
17. Jakob Wilhelm Reifel ([3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Sep 1849 in Hördt, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany), died on 4 Jan 1923 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Jakob was "Jacob William".

Jakob was a blacksmith and wagonmaker by trade.

Jakob married Mary Magdalena Kirschbaum, daughter of Johann Michael Kirschbaum and Magdalena Klovka, on 25 Apr 1871 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. (Mary Magdalena Kirschbaum was born on 31 Aug 1852 in Oldenburg, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 11 Jan 1923 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana Another name for Mary was "Marie".)

They were not married on July 22, 1878.


Their children were:

+ 80 F    i. Clara Magdalene Reifel was born on 13 Jun 1878 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 24 Mar 1915 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 81 M    ii. Almont J. Reifel was born on 8 Feb 1881 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 12 Aug 1964 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 82 M    iii. William Walter Reifel was born on 29 Jan 1887 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 17 Dec 1962 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Metamora, Franklin County, Indiana.
+ 83 F    iv. Hulda May Reifel was born on 20 May 1894 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 30 Jul 1984 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
19. Philip Jakob Reifel ([4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Sep 1834.

Philip married Maria Unknown.


Their children were:

   84 M    i. George August Reifel .

George August Reifel and his wife are known to have had 2 daughters.

George married Unknown Unknown.

+ 85 M    ii. Henry Reifel .
   86 M    iii. Edward Reifel .

Edward Reifel and his wife had no children. They lived in Red Bud, Monroe County, Illinois, at one point.

Edward married Unknown Unknown.

21. Margaretha Reifel ([4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Jan 1839.

Margaretha married Peter Diehl.


Their children were:

   87 M    i. Louis Diehl .

Louis Diehl and Ella Schaeffer had 3 daughters.

Louis married Ella Schaeffer.

23. William Philipp Reifel ([4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Nov 1845 and died in 1932. Another name for William was Sometimes listed as "Philip Jakob" but probably "William Philip".

It is believed that William Philipp Reifel and Pauline Keuhn came to the US between 1851-52. They went to Miami County, Kansas, to settle become some of his relatives were already living there. He bought a farm in 1871. Myrtle, his granddaughter, remembers him saying he once took a boat up the Missouri River to West Point (Kansas City). All of their children were born in Miami County, Kansas, even though they did live some time in Red Bud, Monroe County, Illinois.

William married Pauline Keuhn on 5 Sep 1872. ( Another name for Pauline was Also "Kuhn" and "Kehn".)


Their children were:

+ 88 M    i. George Gustave Reifel was born on 1 Jan 1874 in Miami County, Kansas.
   89 M    ii. Martin Henry Reifel .

Lived in Newell, Iowa.

Martin married Malinda Kisher.

+ 90 M    iii. William Friedrich Reifel .
+ 91 F    iv. Ida Marie Reifel .
+ 92 M    v. Louis Julius Reifel was born on 12 Dec 1882.
+ 93 F    vi. Emilie Elizabeth Reifel .
   94 F    vii. Ottilie Margaretha Reifel .

Died at age 19.

+ 95 F    viii. Anna Doris Reifel .
+ 96 F    ix. Lena Carolina Reifel .
24. George Adam Reifel ([4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Apr 1848 in Bellheim, Rheinland-Pfalz, Bayern (Germany).

George Adam Reifel was killed in the U.S. Civil War. He left his family in St. Louis, Missouri, when he died.

George married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   97 M    i. Oscar Reifel .

Oscar and his brother Albert were believed to have lived in the town of Red Bud, Monroe County, Illinois.

   98 M    ii. Albert Reifel .

Albert and his brother Oscar were believed to have lived in the town of Red Bud, Monroe County, Illinois.

31. John F. David Mohr ([6th Child] Eva Katherina Reifel7, Georg Heinrich I1) was born in Nov 1838 in Rhineland-Pfalz, Germany 2 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

John F. "David" Mohr left Germany at Bremen with his parents, Jacob Mohr and
Eva Reifel, and his brothers, Conrad Mohr (who married Elizabeth Boltz) and Philip Mohr (who married Emma Nora Wolf) and another person named Riefel. They arrived at the Port of New Orleans, Louisiana, In 1851. From there they went to Cincinnati, Ohio, and then settled in Salt Creek Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

John married Martha Maria Rouch, daughter of William Rouch and Mary Adams. (Martha Maria Rouch was born on 1 May 1845 in Indiana 2, died on 3 Feb 1902 2 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana Another name for Martha was "Maria".)


Their children were:

   99 F    i. Ella Mohr was born in 1866 in USA 2.
   100 M    ii. John Mohr was born in 1868 in USA 2.
   101 F    iii. Martha Mohr was born in 1869 in USA 2.
   102 F    iv. Maggie Mohr was born in 1873 in USA 2.
   103 F    v. Minnie Mohr was born in 1875 in USA 2.
   104 F    vi. Katie Mohr was born in 1878 in USA 2.
   105 M    vii. Jacob Mohr was born in 1880 in USA 2.
   106 F    viii. Mary Mohr was born in 1882 in USA 2.
   107 F    ix. Flora Mohr was born in 1885 in USA 2.
   108 M    x. David Mohr was born in 1888 in USA 2.
32. Conrad Mohr ([6th Child] Eva Katherina Reifel7, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Aug 1842 and died on 26 Mar 1914.

Conrad Mohr left Germany at Bremen with his brothers, John F. "David" Mohr (who married Martha E. "Maria" Rouch) and Philip Mohr (who married Emma Nora Wolf) and a person named Riefel. They arrived at the Port of New Orleans, Louisiana, In 18__. From there they went to Cincinnati, Ohio, and then settled in Franklin County, Indiana.

Conrad married Elizabeth Boltz on 27 Sep 1868. (Elizabeth Boltz was born on 21 Dec 1850 and died on 22 Oct 1925.)


Their children were:

   109 F    i. Elizabeth Mohr was born in 1869.
   110 M    ii. Wilhelm Mohr was born in 1871 and died in 1871.
   111 F    iii. Lina Mohr was born in 1873 and died in 1959.
   112 M    iv. William Conrad Mohr was born on 28 Feb 1878.
   113 M    v. Walter Harrison Mohr was born on 24 Oct 1888.
   114 F    vi. Hedwig Mohr was born about 1890.
   115 F    vii. Ida Mohr was born about 1892.

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33. Bertha Reifel (Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born in Jun 1869 in Ohio and died in 1902.

Bertha married George P. Adams.

Bertha next married William Wilson Sterrett in 1891. (William Wilson Sterrett was born on 24 Sep 1870 in Ohio, died on 6 Dec 1948 and was buried in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   116 M    i. William Sterrett Jr. was born in Aug 1892 and died in 1903.
+ 117 F    ii. Lillian May Sterrett was born on 25 Sep 1895 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, died on 21 Jan 1970 and was buried in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.
+ 118 M    iii. Edward Thomas Sterrett was born on 16 Jan 1898 and died in 1960 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 119 F    iv. Mabel Margaret Sterrett was born on 6 Dec 1894 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana and died on 12 Oct 1968 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.
34. John Charles Reifel (Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born about 1860.

John married Maggie Nohr.


Their children were:

   120 M    i. John Wilbur Reifel was born on 5 Jul 1898 and died in Dec 1984 in Joshua Tree, San Bernadino County, California.

John married Mary Elizabeth Kreips on 3 Jan 1922. (Mary Elizabeth Kreips was born on 3 Jul 1901 and died on 5 Sep.)

John next married Dorothy F. in 1968.

36. William Michael "Shorty" Reifel (Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Jan 1876 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and died in Feb 1939 in Rosebud Indian Reservation, near Parmalee, South Dakota [Probably]. Another name for William was "Shorty".

Elizabeth Reifel is a twin with William Michael "Shorty" Reifel. They were born on 29 Jan 1876.

William married Lucy Lilly Burning Breast on 1 Dec 1905 in Rosebud Indian Reservation, near Parmalee, South Dakota [Probably]. (Lucy Lilly Burning Breast was born about Dec 1875-1878 and died about 1949.)


Their children were:

+ 121 M    i. Congressman Ben Reifel (R-SD) was born on 19 Sep 1906 in Rosebud Indian Reservation, near Parmalee, South Dakota and died on 2 Jan 1990 in Hamlin County, South Dakota.
+ 122 M    ii. John Charles Reifel was born on 3 Dec 1908 in Parmalee, South Dakota and died on 12 Oct 1968.
+ 123 M    iii. George William Reifel was born on 24 Jan 1911 in Parmalee, South Dakota.
+ 124 M    iv. Alex W. Reifel was born on 26 Nov 1913 in Parmalee, South Dakota and died in Apr 1986 in California.
+ 125 M    v. Albert D. Reifel M.D. was born on 15 Nov 1919 in Parmalee, South Dakota.
37. Elizabeth Reifel (Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Jan 1876 and died in 1949.

Elizabeth Reifel is a twin with William Michael "Shorty" Reifel. They were born on 29 Jan 1876.

Elizabeth married Robert David Lewis.


Their children were:

+ 126 F    i. Bernice Lewis .
   127 F    ii. Ruth Lewis .
   128 F    iii. Gladys Lewis .
   129 M    iv. Robert Lewis .

At one time Robert was living in Chicago, Illinois

41. Johanna Wilhelmina Reifel (Philipp Michael9, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Feb 1862 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Johanna was "Wilhelmina".

Johanna married Henry Reifel, son of Unknown Reifel and Unknown.


Their children were:

   130 M    i. William Michael Reifel was born on 16 Nov 1885 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

William married Mary Sample. (Mary Sample was born on 27 Apr 1895.)

42. Katherine Reifel (Philipp Michael9, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 31 Dec 1862 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Katherine was "Catharine".

Katherine married John Roemer, son of Henry Roemer and Martha, on 27 May 1879 in Indiana. (John Roemer was born on 18 May 1855 in Germany, died on 10 Jun 1895 and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 131 F    i. Wilhelmina Roemer was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.
   132 M    ii. William Roemer .
   133 M    iii. August Roemer .
   134 M    iv. Howard Roemer .
52. Henry G. Heeb (Anna Maria Reifel12, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Jun 1862 in Blooming Grove, Franklin County, Indiana, died in 1921 and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.

Of Blue Creek, Franklin County, Indiana. They retired in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. Biography is included in the History of Franklin County, Indiana, 1915, by August J. Reifel, pp. 858-860.

Henry married Frederika Magdelina Minckler, daughter of Henry Minckler and Mary Boyer. (Frederika Magdelina Minckler was born on 12 May 1863 in Franklin County, Indiana, died in 1938 in Blooming Grove, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.)


Their children were:

+ 135 F    i. Nettie Heeb was born on 6 Apr 1889 in Franklin County, Indiana, died on 24 Mar 1967 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, Fayette Memorial Hospital and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.
   136 M    ii. Henry Nicholas Heeb was born on 25 Jun 1891 in Franklin County, Indiana, died in Oct 1918 in Somewhere in France, WWI and was buried in Somewhere in France, WWI.

Henry Nicholas Heeb died in France in U.S. Military Service During World War I

62. George Jacob Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Nov 1855, died on 15 Nov 1933 in Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

George married Catherine L. Horstman on 23 Oct 1873. (Catherine L. Horstman was born on 14 Mar 1856 in USA and died on 9 Apr 1935 in USA.)


Their children were:

+ 137 M    i. John Philipp Reifel was born in 1874 in Indiana.
+ 138 F    ii. Anna Maria Reifel was born on 14 Sep 1876.
   139 F    iii. Caroline Reifel was born about 1877.

Died after just 14 months of life. Her date of birth could have been between 1877 and 1881.

   140 M    iv. Heinrich Frank Reifel was born on 1 Dec 1882 and died on 2 May 1949. Another name for Heinrich was "Frank".

Heinrich married Elizabeth Baumann.

Heinrich next married Matilda Margarite Teufel. (Matilda Margarite Teufel was born on 18 Feb 1898.)

   141 U    v. Infant Reifel was born in 1887 and died in 1887.
+ 142 M    vi. William Reifel was born on 21 May 1888 and died on 26 Jun 1975.
+ 143 F    vii. Kate Reifel was born on 8 Aug 1892, died on 20 Jun 1977 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
63. Katharine Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 24 Aug 1858, died on 29 Dec 1887 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana. Another name for Katharine was "Kate".

Katharine married David John Winters.


Their children were:

   144 F    i. Wilhelmina Winters was born about 1880.

Wilhelmina Winters was born between 1880 and 1887. She died as an infant.

She never married.

64. Martin Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 Feb 1860 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 3 Jan 1934 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Martin married Florence Downs, daughter of Thomas Downs and Unknown, on 4 Jan 1901. (Florence Downs was born on 25 Feb 1867 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, died on 12 Jul 1960 and was buried in Connersville, Indiana, Dale Cemetery.)


Their children were:

   145 F    i. Jane Reifel was born on 14 Apr 1904 and died in Oct 1984 in Fayette County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel Family book by C.W. Niehaus, her date of birth is given as 14 Apr 1904. On the Social Security records, however, her date of birth is given as 14 Apr 1901.

   146 F    ii. Helen Reifel was born on 12 Jun 1906 and died in May 1987 in Fayette County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel Book by C.W. Niehaus, her date of birth is given as 12 Jun 1906. On the Social Security records, however, her date of birth is given as 12 Jun 1904.

65. Wilhelmina Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Feb 1862, died on 18 Nov 1923 and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. Another name for Wilhelmina was "Minnie".

Wilhelmina married Francis Hoover. (Francis Hoover was born on 24 Mar 1859, died on 21 Nov 1940 and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

+ 147 F    i. Esther Hoover was born on 7 Jun 1884 and died on 16 Apr 1963.
+ 148 M    ii. Francis Arthur Hoover was born on 14 Aug 1886 and died on 15 May 1946.
+ 149 F    iii. Bessie Hoover , died in Jan 1973.
+ 150 F    iv. Jeanette Marie Hoover was born on 21 Jun 1892, died on 2 Jun 1970 and was buried in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado.
66. Mary Elizabeth Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 30 Mar 1866 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 11 Dec 1954 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Mary Elizabeth Riefel is a twin to Philip J. Reifel, Sr. Both were born on 30 Mar 1866.

Mary married John Leonard Doenges on 21 Apr 1885. (John Leonard Doenges was born on 21 Feb 1863 in Lawrenceburg, Dearborn County, Indiana, died on 7 Oct 1950 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 151 M    i. Edward Philip Doenges was born on 5 Dec 1885, died on 9 Feb 1964 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 152 M    ii. Ernest S. Doenges was born on 8 Aug 1888 and died on 18 Mar 1972 in LaJunta, Otero County, Colorado.
67. Philip J. Reifel Sr. (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 30 Mar 1866, died on 11 Mar 1946 and was buried in Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado.

Mary Elizabeth Riefel is a twin to Philip J. Reifel, Sr. Both were born on 30 Mar 1866.

Philip married Agnes Lyon. (Agnes Lyon was buried in Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado.)


Their children were:

+ 153 F    i. Phyllis Reifel , died in California.
+ 154 M    ii. Philip J. Reifel Jr. , died in California.

Philip next married Anna Slaine.

68. Louise Christiana Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 11 Feb 1868, died on 9 Aug 1964 and was buried in Kokomo, Indiana, Crown Point Cemetery.

Louise married Edward Showalter Sr.


Their children were:

   155 M    i. Carl Showalter .
   156 M    ii. Stanley Showalter .
   157 M    iii. Edward Showalter Jr.
   158 F    iv. Unknown Showalter .
   159 F    v. Ruth Showalter .

Ruth moved to Hawaii after her husband's death.

Ruth married Unknown Unknown.

69. Anna Barbara Reifel (Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Mar 1871, died on 24 Jan 1964 and was buried in Santa Ana, California, Fairhaven Cemetery.

Anna married Robert A. Dennison on 15 Jan 1895. (Robert A. Dennison was born on 12 Nov 1857 in Toronto, Canada, died on 3 Nov 1909 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   160 F    i. Mamie Dennison was born on 12 Jul 1896 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 161 M    ii. Russell Dennison was born on 7 Oct 1898.
+ 162 F    iii. Grace Anna Dennison was born on 26 Oct 1903.
70. Charles George Reifel Jr. (Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 24 Apr 1865 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 3 Dec 1927 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Charles was "Georg Karl" on birth record.

Charles George Reifel was a teacher. See several narrative family histories on the Reifel website located at: http://reifeltree.tripod.com/ He and his wife had 12 children, including 2 sets of twins.

Charles married Elizabeth Sophia Strasburger, daughter of Conrad Strasburger and Catherine, on 23 Oct 1888. (Elizabeth Sophia Strasburger was born on 26 Dec 1870 in Oldenburg, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 23 Sep 1950 and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   163 F    i. Matilda Catherine Reifel was born on 2 Mar 1890 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 1 Mar 1974 in Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery. Another name for Matilda was "Tillie".

According to C.W. Niehaus, "Tillie" never married, but always lived at home to help in the raising of her younger brothers and sisters. Because of her gentle ways, she was excellent in this role.

She never married.

   164 F    ii. Mary Sophia Reifel was born on 6 Apr 1891 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 14 Apr 1972 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.

Mary received her bachelor's degree from Indiana State University at Terre Haute. She was a teacher in the public schools at Oak Forest, St. Mary's, and in Cedar Grove, Indiana. In all, she taught about 46 years (1910 to 1956). She married Leo Arnold, a retired US Army musician, in 1945. Mary also taught Church music and played the organ at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Cedar Grove in her later years. In 1956 she broke her leg. When the leg didn't mend, as she was being taken to Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington, DC, she suffered a paralyzing stroke. She was an invalid from 1956 until 1972 when she died in Brookville.

Mary married Leo Arnold on 25 Aug 1945. (Leo Arnold was born on 21 Feb 1896 in Churchtown, Ohio, died on 26 Jun 1978 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.)

   165 F    iii. Caroline Sophia (Sister Mary Conradine) Reifel was born on 1 Aug 1893 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 3 Apr 1931 in Oldenburg, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Oldenburg, Franklin County, Indiana. Other names for Caroline were "Sister M. Conradine," Sisters of St. Francis, and "Carrie" before she became a nun.

Like her older sister, Mary, Caroline was a teacher. She taught school for several years at Oak Forest, Indiana. Upon the death of Frank Etter's wife (a relative on her mother's side) in childbirth, Caroline traveled to northern Indiana where she cared for Frank's motherless small children. On October 4, 1917, she entered the Sisters of St. Francis at Oldenburg, Indiana. She took the name of Sister Conradine after her grandfather, Conrad. She taught various ages of children and in various places, but lastly was missioned to teach at the Oldenburg Catholic town school. In 1931 at the age of 38 she died of complications resulting from a terrible flu epidemic.

She never married.

   166 F    iv. Dorothy Mary Reifel [Reifel Historian] was born on 22 Dec 1895 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 17 Aug 1990 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery. Another name for Dorothy was "Dora".

Dorothy Mary Reifel was a teacher, and through her life gathered Reifel family history. It is because of her efforts that most of the Reifel Family History by Charles W. Niehaus was available for publication. Dorothy was a born teacher like her father, Charles. She received an AB degree from Ball State University and a Master's Degree in education from the University of Cincinnati. She also took all of the courses necessary to qualify for a doctoral degree in education. She taught for 56 years, all of which were in Franklin County, Indiana, except 6 years. She taught English and Social Studies in the elementary and high schools. She never married, but gave herself to the teaching profession.

She never married.

+ 167 M    v. Harry Charles Reifel was born on 28 Sep 1898 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 26 Sep 1990 in Indiana and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 168 F    vi. Emma Rose Reifel was born on 19 Feb 1901 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 25 May 1983 and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.
+ 169 M    vii. William Frank Reifel was born on 18 Jan 1904 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 8 Jan 1985 in Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.
+ 170 F    viii. Frances Elizabeth Reifel was born on 10 Dec 1908 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 10 Dec 1950 in Northern Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.
   171 M    ix. Lambert Joseph Reifel was born on 1 Mar 1910 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 20 Jan 1999 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery. (Twin)

Lambert Reifel left home in Indiana for California. In 1932 he moved to New York City, where he lived and worked from that time forward.

   172 M    x. Joseph Reifel was born on 1 Mar 1910 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 1 Mar 1910 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana. (Twin)
   173 F    xi. Clarissa Frances Reifel was born on 10 Aug 1912 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 5 Oct 1938 and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery. (Twin)

Clarissa Frances Reifel was very close to her twin sister, Elizabeth, and they had similar interests. She and Elizabeth took business courses at the Indiana Business College before taking secretarial jobs in Indianapolis and Cincinnati. Clarissa died of a strep throat infection in 1938.

She never married.

+ 174 F    xii. Elizabeth Caroline Reifel was born on 10 Aug 1912 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 7 Apr 1999 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Gate of Heaven Cemetery. (Twin)
71. Emma Louise Reifel (Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 9 Sep 1867 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 8 Aug 1937 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.

Emma married John Philip Becky, son of Wilhelm Becky and Anna Sommer, about 1893 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. (John Philip Becky was born on 19 Oct 1858, died on 21 Nov 1936 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.)


Their children were:

+ 175 F    i. Alma Anna Louisa Becky was born on 20 Aug 1895, died on 10 Jun 1950 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.
+ 176 M    ii. Walter William Becky Sr. was born on 14 Jul 1897, died on 30 Mar 1962 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Vine Street Cemetery.
+ 177 F    iii. Irma Edna Becky was born on 6 Jan 1903.
76. August Jacob Reifel (Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 22 Feb 1875, died on 5 Oct 1954 and was buried in Gas City, Grant County, Indiana.

August J. Reifel was a teacher and Superintendent of Schools, Brookville and Franklin County, Indiana. He compiled and authored the History of Franklin County, Indiana, published 1915 by Bowen & Company, Indianapolis, Indiana. His own biography begins on page 656. See also the Jacques family history on pages 1474-1475. Without his fine work, many families with roots in Franklin County, Indiana, would have difficulty beginning their family history research. See narrative histories on the Reifel website located at: http://reifeltree.tripod.com/

August married Lenore Jaques, daughter of Harvey S. Jaques and Martha Stout, on 25 Dec 1902. (Lenore Jaques was born on 23 Mar 1874 in Franklin County, Indiana and died on 26 Feb 1956.)


Their children were:

+ 178 F    i. Ruth Jacques Reifel was born on 22 Jun 1908.
   179 F    ii. Mary Helen Reifel was born on 17 May 1910, died on 6 Oct 1954 and was buried in Gas City, Grant County, Indiana.

She never married.

77. Louis Herman Reifel (Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Jun 1877 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 2 May 1965 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana. Another name for Louis was "Herman Louis" on birth record.

Louis married Jennie Mary Schmidt on 19 Feb 1906. (Jennie Mary Schmidt was born on 16 Jun 1884 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana, died on 28 Mar 1968 in Earl Park, Indiana and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 180 M    i. Arthur John Reifel was born on 28 Dec 1907 and died on 28 Jan 1977.
   181 M    ii. Charles Conrad Reifel was born on 26 Dec 1908, died on 30 Dec 1908 and was buried in Dehner, Indiana.

He never married.

+ 182 M    iii. Louis Frank Reifel was born on 24 Apr 1910.
+ 183 M    iv. Conrad S. Reifel was born on 18 Mar 1913.
+ 184 M    v. Sylvester John Reifel was born on 16 Apr 1915.
+ 185 M    vi. Joseph Reifel was born on 2 Sep 1926.
78. Herman Theodore Reifel (Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 19 Jan 1880 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Herman is a teacher and retired engineer. He worked in the Mesabi Range Iron Mines.

Herman married Emma Maythorne Hebert on 19 Jan 1910. (Emma Maythorne Hebert was born on 11 Apr 1885 in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, died on 21 Apr 1966 and was buried in Carlton, Carlton County, Minnesota.)


Their children were:

+ 186 M    i. Conrad Hebert Reifel was born on 25 Dec 1911 in Virginia, St. Louis County, Minnesota.
+ 187 M    ii. Robert L. Reifel was born on 11 Jul 1914 in Nashwauk, Itasca County, Minnesota.
+ 188 F    iii. Margaret Lillian Reifel was born on 4 Apr 1916 in Nashwauk, Itasca County, Minnesota, died on 30 May 1949 and was buried in Carlton, Minnesota, Hillside Cemetery.
79. Louisa Antonette Reifel (Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Jan 1882, died on 13 Mar 1967 and was buried in Big Cedar, Indiana.

Louisa married Wallace George Hyde on 1 Aug 1907. (Wallace George Hyde was born on 17 Oct 1878 and died on 3 Jul 1955 Another name for Wallace was "G. W.".)


Their children were:

   189 F    i. Bessie Matilda Hyde was born on 22 Aug 1908.

Bessie was a teacher in the Connersville (Indiana) Public Schools for many years. After retirement, she went to Thailand and Japan where she also taught. In 1982 she was teaching in New Mexico.

+ 190 M    ii. Neil Wallace Hyde was born on 2 Feb 1910.
+ 191 F    iii. Vera Louise Hyde was born on 21 Dec 1914.
80. Clara Magdalene Reifel (Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 13 Jun 1878 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 24 Mar 1915 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Clara married Charles Otto Hannebaum, son of Henry Hannebaum and Catherine Margaret "Kate" Wulber, on 25 Dec 1901 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. (Charles Otto Hannebaum was born on 12 Feb 1875 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana 4, died on 8 Jun 1960 in Batesville, Ripley County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana Another name for Charles was "Karl Otto" on his birth record.)

In the 1982 Reifel Family book by C.W. Niehaus, their marriage date is given as 24 Dec 1902. Hannebaum family records give the date of marriage as 25 Dec 1901.


Their children were:

   192 F    i. Alma Charlotte Maria Hannebaum was born on 29 Nov 1902 and died on 16 Feb 1934.

Alma married Earl Powell.

   193 M    ii. Carl J. Hannebaum was born on 2 Nov 1905.

Carl married Frances Hamilton. (Frances Hamilton was born on 26 May 1928.)

   194 F    iii. Gertrude Hannebaum was born on 14 Jun 1909.

Gertrude married Forrest Becker. (Forrest Becker was born in 1909.)

   195 M    iv. Virgil Reifel Hannebaum was born on 24 Mar 1911.

Virgil Reifel Hannebaum farmed the original Frederick Hannebaum homestead near Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, up through the 1990s.

Virgil married Dorothy A. Zimmerman in 1940. (Dorothy A. Zimmerman was born on 2 Oct 1914 and died on 26 Nov 1966.)

   196 F    v. Clara Rose Hannebaum was born on 16 Mar 1915.

Clara married Everett Goodin on 21 Sep 1936. (Everett Goodin was born on 24 Nov 1913 in Columbia, Adaire County, Kentucky.)

81. Almont J. Reifel (Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 8 Feb 1881 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 12 Aug 1964 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Almont Reifel was a blacksmith by trade.

Almont married Charlotta Pepper, daughter of Louis R. Pepper and Caroline Heineman, on 7 May 1908. (Charlotta Pepper was born on 15 Jan 1884 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 23 Dec 1965 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana Another name for Charlotta was "Lotta".)


Their children were:

   197 F    i. Vera Reifel was born on 19 Aug 1909 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 20 Jun 1933 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.

Died of a heart attack at the young age of 24. She was an only child.

She never married.

82. William Walter Reifel (Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Jan 1887 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 17 Dec 1962 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Metamora, Franklin County, Indiana.

William Reifel was the auditor of Franklin County, Indiana, for 4 years, and a township trustee for 12 years. He did not die on December 9, 1962.

William married Frances Elizabeth Senour, daughter of Henry Senour and Kate, on 26 Sep 1912. (Frances Elizabeth Senour was born on 2 Jun 1891 in Metamora, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 14 Mar 1969 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana and was buried in Metamora, Franklin County, Indiana, Senour Burial Plot.)


Their children were:

+ 198 M    i. Robert Henry Jacob Reifel was born on 26 Aug 1913 in Metamora, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 25 Jun 1979 in Bloomington, Greene County, Indiana, Indiana Univ. Hosp. and was buried in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, Memorial Park.
83. Hulda May Reifel (Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 20 May 1894 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 30 Jul 1984 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Hulda was "Hulda".

Hulda married August Nicholas Pepper, son of Louis R. Pepper and Caroline Heineman, on 4 Apr 1923 in Batesville, Ripley County, Indiana, St. Mark's Parsonage. (August Nicholas Pepper was born on 27 Mar 1892 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 19 Nov 1983 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 199 F    i. Cecle Marie Pepper was born on 2 Feb 1924 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, St. John's Hospital.
   200 F    ii. Esther Arneta Pepper was born on 9 May 1930 in Greensburg, Decatur County, Indiana.

Esther married Robert Louis Fisher on 24 Oct 1970 in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana, St. Nicholas Lutheran Church. (Robert Louis Fisher was born on 28 Dec 1926.)

85. Henry Reifel (Philip Jakob19, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1).

Henry married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   201 M    i. Edward Reifel .
88. George Gustave Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 1 Jan 1874 in Miami County, Kansas.

George married Minnie Klavon, daughter of William Klavon and Unknown.


Their children were:

   202 M    i. Dean Fredrich Reifel was born on 20 Feb 1903 in Miami County, Kansas.

Lived in Oklahoma.

+ 203 M    ii. Leo William Reifel was born on 2 Feb 1907 in Miami County, Kansas.
+ 204 M    iii. Leonard Herman Reifel was born on 7 Dec 1912 in Miami County, Kansas.
90. William Friedrich Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1).

They lived in Pueblo, Colorado, at one point.

William married Sophia Peckman.


Their children were:

   205 M    i. Leland Reifel .
   206 M    ii. Eldon Reifel .

Eldon Reifel died very young.

91. Ida Marie Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1).

Ida married John Minden.


Their children were:

   207 F    i. Manda Minden .
   208 F    ii. Elsie Minden .
   209 F    iii. Edna Minden .
   210 M    iv. Joseph Minden .
   211 F    v. Stella Minden .
   212 F    vi. Lillian Minden .
   213 M    vii. Ralph Minden .
   214 M    viii. Norman Minden .
92. Louis Julius Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 12 Dec 1882.

They lived in Kansas City (Kansas or Missouri?) at one point.

Louis married Theresa Evert.


Their children were:

+ 215 M    i. Arnold Lawrence Reifel was born on 28 Jul 1906.
   216 M    ii. Alvin Elmer Reifel was born on 18 Jun 1908.
93. Emilie Elizabeth Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1).

Emilie married Herman Windler.


Their children were:

   217 F    i. Sadie Windler .
   218 M    ii. Harold Windler .
   219 M    iii. Laurence Windler .
   220 F    iv. Della Windler .
   221 F    v. Rena Windler .
   222 M    vi. Bernard Windler .
   223 M    vii. Lester Windler .
95. Anna Doris Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1).

Anna married Theo Neu.


Their children were:

   224 F    i. Myrtle Neu . Another name for Myrtle was "Mytle" in Niehaus Reifel book.

Myrtle and Elmer had one daughter and six grandchildren. They lived in Paola, Kansas.

Myrtle married Elmer Thoden.

96. Lena Carolina Reifel (William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1).

Lena married Henry Meinking.


Their children were:

   225 F    i. Lavern Meinking .
   226 M    ii. Henry Meinking .

Lena next married John Koelisch.


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117. Lillian May Sterrett (Bertha Reifel33, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 Sep 1895 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, died on 21 Jan 1970 and was buried in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Lillian married Jesse Omer Smith, son of Unknown and Unknown, on 25 Jul 1914. (Jesse Omer Smith was born on 18 Aug 1895 in Fulton County, Indiana and died on 2 Nov 1969 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   227 M    i. Harland D. Smith was born on 21 Nov 1915 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Harland married Iola Marie Steele on 12 Mar 1938. (Iola Marie Steele was born on 7 Nov 1915.)

   228 M    ii. Harry O'Neal Smith was born on 12 Nov 1917 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Harry married Elizabeth Harrison in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Harry next married Dorothy Ramsey in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.

   229 F    iii. Dorothy Alice Smith was born on 18 Mar 1921 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Dorothy married Homer Robert Surface on 26 Oct 1941 in Kentucky. (Homer Robert Surface was born on 9 Feb 1917 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.)

   230 M    iv. Jesse Omer Smith Jr. was born on 20 Nov 1922 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Jesse married Doris Ada Rand on 4 Dec 1949. (Doris Ada Rand was born on 21 Dec 1927.)

+ 231 F    v. Betty Jean Smith was born on 25 Jun 1924 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.
118. Edward Thomas Sterrett (Bertha Reifel33, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Jan 1898 and died in 1960 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Edward married Kathryn.


Their children were:

   232 M    i. Thomas Edward Sterrett was born on 10 Jun 1927 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Thomas married Rose Imelda Rolfsen on 10 May 1948 in St. Roch's, Indiana (sic). (Rose Imelda Rolfsen was born on 26 Jul 1926.)

   233 F    ii. Rose Ann Sterrett .

Rose married George Drummond.

119. Mabel Margaret Sterrett (Bertha Reifel33, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Dec 1894 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana and died on 12 Oct 1968 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.

Mabel married Homer Jack Jessup on 22 Aug 1912. (Homer Jack Jessup was born on 17 Jan 1890, died on 8 Jul 1974 and was buried in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   234 F    i. Alice Evelyn Jessup was born on 23 Apr 1914 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana and died on 10 Jun 1976.

Alice married Irvin E. Leary on 23 Jun 1945. (Irvin E. Leary was born on 17 Jan 1890.)

   235 M    ii. John Wayne Jessup was born on 27 Dec 1915 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.

John married Mary Catherine Timpe on 14 May 1938. (Mary Catherine Timpe was born on 6 Apr 1917 and died on 3 Mar 1968.)

John next married Mary E. Fairfax Schneider on 27 Dec 1969. (Mary E. Fairfax Schneider was born on 2 Apr 1918.)

   236 F    iii. Janet Valeda Jessup was born on 27 Aug 1918 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.

Janet married Roy Lester Sipe on 24 Nov 1939 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana. (Roy Lester Sipe was born on 5 Aug 1917.)

   237 F    iv. Barbara Lucille Jessup was born on 13 Aug 1920 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.

Barbara married Thomas McCauley on 28 May 1946. (Thomas McCauley was born on 15 Nov 1918 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.)

   238 F    v. Opal Imogene Jessup was born on 21 Sep 1926 in Greenfield, Hancock County, Indiana.

Opal married Jack Elmer Warrum on 12 Oct 1944. The marriage ended in divorce.

Opal next married William Elsbury.

   239 M    vi. Jack Devon Jessup was born on 22 Oct 1930.

Jack married Sandra Lee Gatlin on 26 Jun 1955.

121. Congressman Ben Reifel (R-SD) (William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 19 Sep 1906 in Rosebud Indian Reservation, near Parmalee, South Dakota and died on 2 Jan 1990 in Hamlin County, South Dakota. Another name for Ben was Benjamin.

Ben married Alice Janet Johnson, daughter of Martin G. Johnson and Janet Amanda Irwin, on 26 Dec 1933. (Alice Janet Johnson was born on 24 Jun 1909 in Kingsbury County, South Dakota and died on 8 Feb 1972 in Washington, D.C.)


Their children were:

+ 240 F    i. Loyce Nadine Reifel was born on 8 Sep 1935 in Watertown, Codington County, South Dakota.

Ben next married Frances V. Ryland on 15 Aug 1972. (Frances V. Ryland was born on 24 Nov 1910.)

122. John Charles Reifel (William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 Dec 1908 in Parmalee, South Dakota and died on 12 Oct 1968.

John married Eva Whipple, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, on 25 Dec 1927. (Eva Whipple was born on 19 Dec 1910 and died on 31 Mar 1960.)


Their children were:

+ 241 F    i. Alverta Ruth Reifel was born on 7 Jul 1928.
+ 242 F    ii. Venita Reifel was born on 25 May 1932.
   243 M    iii. Delbert James Reifel was born on 18 Jun 1935 and died on 18 Aug 1968.

1. Adoption.

John next married.

123. George William Reifel (William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 24 Jan 1911 in Parmalee, South Dakota.

George married Faith Ticeahkie on 1 Aug 1938. (Faith Ticeahkie was born on 22 Feb 1917 and died on 8 Apr 1981.)


Their children were:

   244 M    i. Lyle Clark Reifel was born on 17 May 1941.

Lyle married Janell Hamm on 9 Apr 1971.

   245 M    ii. George William Reifel Jr. was born on 12 Jun 1942.
124. Alex W. Reifel (William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Nov 1913 in Parmalee, South Dakota and died in Apr 1986 in California.

Alex married Pakoli Satterfield.


Their children were:

   246 M    i. Michael Reifel .
125. Albert D. Reifel M.D. (William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Nov 1919 in Parmalee, South Dakota.

Albert married Helen Edlund on 20 Apr 1947.


Their children were:

   247 F    i. Lucy Reifel M.D. was born on 27 Mar 1949.
+ 248 F    ii. Nancy Reifel DDS, MPH was born on 1 May 1950.
   249 F    iii. Kristine Reifel was born on 25 Aug 1951.
   250 M    iv. Steven Reifel was born on 9 Dec 1957.
126. Bernice Lewis (Elizabeth Reifel37, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1).

Bernice married Harry Lambert.


Their children were:

   251 F    i. Dolores Lambert .

Dolores married Albert Shimel.

131. Wilhelmina Roemer (Katherine Reifel42, Philipp Michael9, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was buried in Peppertown, Franklin County, Indiana. Another name for Wilhelmina was "Minnie".

Unfortunately, there are no dates on her tombstone.

Wilhelmina married John Siebert. (John Siebert died about 1975.)


Their children were:

   252 M    i. Chief of Police "Bub" Siebert .
135. Nettie Heeb (Henry G. Heeb52, Anna Maria Reifel12, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Apr 1889 in Franklin County, Indiana, died on 24 Mar 1967 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, Fayette Memorial Hospital and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.

Nettie married Henry Gesell, son of Philip Gesell and Christina Brose, on 18 Apr 1909. (Henry Gesell was born on 5 May 1881 in Near Klemme's Corner, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 31 Jan 1970 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, Fayette Memorial Hospital and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.)


Their children were:

   253 M    i. Alfred H. Gesell was born on 29 Nov 1910 in Springfield Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

Living as of Nov. 1996

Alfred married Kathryn Lloyd, daughter of Frank Lloyd and Unknown, on 4 Jun 1936 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, Methodist Church, Baymiller Street. (Kathryn Lloyd was born on 27 May 1916 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, died on 23 Oct 1972 in New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana, Floyd Memorial Hospital and was buried in New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana, Greenlawn Memorial Park.)

Alfred next married Juanita B. Longest in New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana, Central Christian Church. (Juanita B. Longest was born on 2 Mar 1925.)

   254 M    ii. Aaron N. Gesell was born on 15 Jul 1912 in Springfield Township, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 25 Sep 1983 in Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, Richmond Nursing Home and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.

Aaron married Dorothy Gelaine Talbert, daughter of Talbert and Unknown, on 18 Apr 1941 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Methodist Parsonage. (Dorothy Gelaine Talbert was born on 10 Nov 1915 in Carthage, Rush County, Indiana, died on 16 Aug 1995 in Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, Richmond Reid Memorial Hospital and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.)

   255 F    iii. Nellie M. Gesell was born on 31 Aug 1914 in Springfield Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

Living as of November 1996

Nellie married Edward Roy Bowen on 1 Jan 1937 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, St. Thomas Lutheran Parsonage. (Edward Roy Bowen was born on 30 Jul 1914 in Lanesville, Muskingum County, Ohio, died on 4 Jan 1943 in Ft. Knox, Hardin/Meade counties, Kentucky and was buried in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.)

Nellie next married Cecil Orville Atwell on 31 Oct 1942 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, St. Thomas Lutheran Parsonage. (Cecil Orville Atwell was born on 4 Oct 1907 in Economy, Wayne County, Indiana, died on 11 Jan 1993 in Richmond, Virginia, Veterans Hospital and was buried in Salem, Virginia, Sherwood Cemetery, Forest Lawn.)

   256 M    iv. Mr. Lurton E. Gesell was born on 17 Feb 1918 in Fairfield Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

Lurton married Frances Marie Gibbs on 22 Dec 1944 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, Central Christian Church. (Frances Marie Gibbs was born on 22 Dec 1920 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.)

   257 M    v. Stanley G. Gesell was born on 22 May 1921 in Fairfield Township, Franklin County, Indiana.

Stanley married Kathryn Ivy Waynick on 30 Aug 1947 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina, College Place Methodist Church. (Kathryn Ivy Waynick was born on 24 Sep 1926 in Greensboro, Guilford County, North Carolina.)

   258 F    vi. Martha E. Gesell was born on 8 Jan 1924 in Blooming Grove, Franklin County, Indiana.

Martha married Alvin Frank Bergman, son of Frank Bergman and Lillian, on 3 Apr 1948 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, St. Thomas Lutheran Parsonage. (Alvin Frank Bergman was born on 4 Feb 1921 in Franklin County, Indiana, died on 15 Mar 1989 in Moline, Rock Island County, Illinois and was buried in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, Maple Grove Cemetery.)

137. John Philipp Reifel (George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born in 1874 in Indiana.

John married Addie Tuttle. (Addie Tuttle was born in Muncie, Delaware County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   259 F    i. Georgia Reifel .
   260 F    ii. Pauline Reifel .
   261 F    iii. Mary Reifel .
   262 M    iv. Frank Reifel .
   263 F    v. Lucy Reifel .
   264 F    vi. Gretchen Reifel .
138. Anna Maria Reifel (George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Sep 1876.

Anna married William Heinrich Philip Luke. (William Heinrich Philip Luke died about 1956 Another name for William was "Philip".)


Their children were:

   265 F    i. Kate Luke .

Kate married Carl Stirn.

   266 M    ii. John Luke .
+ 267 M    iii. Philip Luke Jr.
   268 M    iv. Wilbur Luke .
   269 F    v. Mae Luke .
   270 M    vi. Frank Luke .
   271 M    vii. George Luke .
142. William Reifel (George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 May 1888 and died on 26 Jun 1975.

William married Elizabeth Ann Teufel. (Elizabeth Ann Teufel was born on 24 Sep 1888 and died on 22 Nov 1908.)


Their children were:

+ 272 F    i. Kathleen Reifel was born on 16 Sep 1919.
143. Kate Reifel (George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 8 Aug 1892, died on 20 Jun 1977 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Kate married William Frederick Pepper on 15 Sep 1918. (William Frederick Pepper was born on 9 Jul 1887 and died on 31 May 1950.)


Their children were:

   273 M    i. Robert Pepper was born about 1919 and died about 1919.
+ 274 F    ii. Carol Louise Pepper was born on 7 May 1920.
+ 275 M    iii. Richard Claude Pepper was born on 27 Feb 1929 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.
147. Esther Hoover (Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Jun 1884 and died on 16 Apr 1963.

Esther married Frederick Stille Sr. in 1904. (Frederick Stille Sr. was born on 26 Jun 1871 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio and died in 1955.)


Their children were:

   276 M    i. Frederick Stille Jr. was born on 10 Jan 1910 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
+ 277 F    ii. Ruth Stille was born in Nov 1912 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
148. Francis Arthur Hoover (Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Aug 1886 and died on 15 May 1946.

Francis married Hilda Boch on 22 Oct 1913. (Hilda Boch was born on 2 Apr 1889 and died on 16 Jan 1981.)


Their children were:

+ 278 M    i. Gordon Arthur Hoover was born on 3 Dec 1915.
+ 279 M    ii. Norman Hoover .
149. Bessie Hoover (Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1), died in Jan 1973.

She is a well-known artist who formerly lived in Cincinatti, Ohio

Bessie married Herman Wessel.


Their children were:

   280 M    i. Robert Wessel .
150. Jeanette Marie Hoover (Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 Jun 1892, died on 2 Jun 1970 and was buried in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado.

Jeanette married Grayden Klipple on 21 May 1919. (Grayden Klipple was born on 2 Jan 1891, died on 11 Dec 1969 and was buried in Fort Collins, Larimer County, Colorado.)


Their children were:

+ 281 M    i. Robert George Klipple was born on 18 Apr 1920 and died on 24 Jul 1958.
+ 282 F    ii. Mary Jane Klipple was born on 15 May 1923 in Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado.
+ 283 M    iii. Joseph Harold Klipple was born on 8 Nov 1925.
+ 284 F    iv. Louise Klipple was born on 14 Aug 1927.
151. Edward Philip Doenges (Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 5 Dec 1885, died on 9 Feb 1964 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Edward married Emma Margaret Stoll in 1925. (Emma Margaret Stoll was born on 24 Oct 1888, died on 14 May 1933 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 285 F    i. Mary Ann Doenges was born on 10 Sep 1927.
152. Ernest S. Doenges (Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 8 Aug 1888 and died on 18 Mar 1972 in LaJunta, Otero County, Colorado.

Ernest married Marie C. Teufel on 10 Feb 1918. (Marie C. Teufel was born on 7 Apr 1896, died on 3 Feb 1971 and was buried in LaJunta, Otero County, Colorado.)


Their children were:

+ 286 M    i. Dean D. Doenges was born on 23 Oct 1924 in Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado.
   287 M    ii. John Arthur Doenges was born on 4 May 1932.

His residence: LaJunta, Colorado

153. Phyllis Reifel (Philip J. Sr.67, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1), died in California.

Don't know if her mother is Agnes Lyon or Anna Slaine.

Phyllis married John Ashley. (John Ashley died in California.)


Their children were:

   288 F    i. Elizabeth Ashley was born in California.

Elizabeth married Unknown Cox.

   289 F    ii. Mary Ashley was born in California.
154. Philip J. Reifel Jr. (Philip J. Sr.67, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1), died in California.

Philip married Eileen Unknown.


Their children were:

   290 M    i. Philip Reifel Reifel III was born in Ontario, San Bernardino County, California.
   291 M    ii. Stanley Reifel was born in Ontario, San Bernardino County, California.
161. Russell Dennison (Anna Barbara Reifel69, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Oct 1898.

Russell married Margaret Allen Roberts on 20 Jun 1922. (Margaret Allen Roberts was born on 24 Sep 1898 in Lima, Allen County, Ohio, died on 9 Nov 1981 and was buried in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 292 F    i. Margaret Alice Dennison was born on 17 Apr 1923 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
+ 293 M    ii. Robert Russell Dennison was born on 5 Jul 1924.
162. Grace Anna Dennison (Anna Barbara Reifel69, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Oct 1903.

Grace married Howard Chester Blecksmith. (Howard Chester Blecksmith was born on 25 Mar 1905 and died on 11 Oct 1980.)


Their children were:

   294 M    i. Robert Howard Blecksmith was born on 14 Nov 1934.
   295 M    ii. Charles Edward Blecksmith .
167. Harry Charles Reifel (Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Sep 1898 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 26 Sep 1990 in Indiana and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

After graduating from high school, Harry became Deputy Auditor of Franklin County, Indiana, for 4 years. He then took courses in bookkeeping, accounting and auditing at the Miller School of Business in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he graduated. He became a Field Examiner for the State Board of Accounts of the State of Indiana, from which he retired after 20 years of service. He was also vice-president, secretary and office manager for several different Indianapolis corporations before retiring in 1976.

Harry married Agnes Catherine Humig on 9 May 1922. (Agnes Catherine Humig was born on 28 Jul 1897 in Oak Forest, Indiana, died on 5 Oct 1989 and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 296 M    i. Charlton Edward Reifel was born on 25 May 1923 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 297 F    ii. Harriet Catherine Reifel was born on 18 Apr 1929 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
168. Emma Rose Reifel (Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 19 Feb 1901 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 25 May 1983 and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.

Emma Rose Reifel was a teacher. She first taught at St. Mary's, and then later at Oak Forest, both in Franklin County, Indiana. She also held a job as a stenographer in
Brookville before she went back to teaching at a one-room schoolhouse--the Collett School--between Brookville and Metamora. In 1926, at age 25, she married Harry Hofmeyer, a farm owner. They moved to Benton County, Indiana, in 1939.

Emma married Harry John Hofmeyer on 19 May 1926. (Harry John Hofmeyer was born on 24 Mar 1902 in Cedar Grove, Indiana, died on 26 Jun 1985 and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   298 F    i. Mary Jo Hofmeyer was born on 2 Mar 1928 in Cedar Grove, Indiana.

Mary Jo Hofmeyer entered Poor Sisters of St. Francis Seraph, Mishawaka, Indiana, in 1948. In October 1978 she was dispensed from vows.

She never married.

+ 299 M    ii. Charles William Hofmeyer was born on 23 Feb 1930 in Cedar Grove, Indiana, died on 15 Jan 1995 and was buried in Fowler, Indiana, Sacred Heart Cemetery.
+ 300 M    iii. Thomas Edward Hofmeyer was born on 7 Nov 1931 in Cedar Grove, Indiana.
+ 301 M    iv. Richard Harry Hofmeyer was born on 6 Sep 1933 in Cedar Grove, Indiana.
   302 F    v. Alice Josephine (Sr. Anna Marie) Hofmeyer was born on 3 Jun 1935 in Cedar Grove, Indiana. Another name for Alice was "Sister Anna Marie".

Alice Josephine Hofmeyer entered Sisters of St. Francis of Perpetual Adoration, in Mishawaka, Indiana in September of 1954.

   303 F    vi. Jane Rose Hofmeyer was born on 8 Feb 1940 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana, died on 8 Feb 1940 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.

She never married.

   304 F    vii. Conradine Sue Hofmeyer was born on 15 Mar 1941 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana, died on 15 Mar 1941 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana and was buried in Earl Park, Indiana.

She never married.

169. William Frank Reifel (Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 18 Jan 1904 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 8 Jan 1985 in Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.

William Frank Reifel was a teacher and banker. He attended Ball State University and then taught for one year at Oak Forest, Franklin County, Indiana. He then attended the Miller School of Business in Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1924 he went to work at the Franklin County National Bank. In all he spent 55 and a half years working at the bank. During the last 10 years he was the bank president and chairman of the board. He is a 50-year member of the Indiana Bankers Association, of which he was the second vice-president at one time. He was a director emeritus of the Franklin County National Bank near the end of his life.

William married Bertha Catherine Knecht, daughter of Alois Leo Knecht and Elizabeth Wilhelm, on 17 Aug 1940. (Bertha Catherine Knecht was born on 22 Mar 1910 in St. Leon, Dearborn County, Indiana, died on 14 Feb 1994 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.)


Their children were:

   305 M    i. John William Reifel was born on 27 Nov 1944 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana.

John William Reifel is a teacher / economist.

John married Jean Malone on 17 Jun 1972. The marriage ended in divorced & marriage annuled. (Jean Malone was born on 10 Jan 1949 in Greenville, Montcalm County, Michigan.)

John next married Virginia Marie Larsen on 22 Jul 1995 in Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan. (Virginia Marie Larsen was born on 30 Jun 1946 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.)

170. Frances Elizabeth Reifel (Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 10 Dec 1908 in St. Mary's, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 10 Dec 1950 in Northern Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.

Frances Elizabeth Reifel, her husband Donald Louis Hope, and their 12-year-old son Tommy, died in a terrible auto accident in Northern Indiana in 1950.

Frances married Donald Louis Hope on 13 Aug 1935. (Donald Louis Hope was born on 8 Mar 1906 in Goshen, Elkhart County, Indiana, died on 10 Dec 1950 in Northern Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.)


Their children were:

   306 M    i. Thomas Edison Hope was born on 30 Mar 1938 in Plymouth, Marshall County, Indiana, died on 10 Dec 1950 in Northern Indiana and was buried in Brookville, Indiana, St. Michael's Cemetery.

Frances Elizabeth Reifel, her husband Donald Louis Hope, and their 12-year-old son Tommy, died in a terrible auto accident in Northern Indiana in 1950.

174. Elizabeth Caroline Reifel (Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 10 Aug 1912 in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 7 Apr 1999 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

Elizabeth Caroline Reifel was very close to her twin sister, Clarissa, and they had similar interests. She and Elizabeth took business courses at the Indiana Business College before taking secretarial jobs in Indianapolis and Cincinnati. After Clarissa died of a strep throat infection in 1938, Elizabeth married William Joseph Niehaus in 1939.

Elizabeth married William Joseph Niehaus on 19 Aug 1939. (William Joseph Niehaus was born on 24 Mar 1908 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, died on 26 Apr 1960 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Gate of Heaven Cemetery.)


Their children were:

+ 307 M    i. William Charles Niehaus was born on 21 Jan 1941 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
+ 308 F    ii. Clarissa Mary Niehaus was born on 9 Nov 1942 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
   309 M    iii. Father Charles William Niehaus (Family Historian) was born on 29 Jun 1945 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

Ordained a Catholic priest in the Jesuit Order on December 21, 1974. Author/publisher of family history, The Reifel Family 1780-1982, published 1982 and updated 2001. He is a teacher in English and Spanish in Chicago, Illinois.

1. Ordination; 21 Dec 1974. Ordained a Catholic priest in the Jesuit Order.

He never married.

+ 310 F    iv. Carol Elizabeth Niehaus was born on 16 Mar 1948 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
175. Alma Anna Louisa Becky (Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 20 Aug 1895, died on 10 Jun 1950 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.

Alma married Nino Leonard Passalacqua Sr. on 30 Apr 1927. (Nino Leonard Passalacqua Sr. was born on 30 Nov 1885 in Alcamo, Sicily, died on 24 Feb 1971 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Spring Grove Cemetery.)


Their children were:

+ 311 M    i. Leonard Nino Passalacqua was born on 10 Jul 1928.
   312 M    ii. Nino Leonard Passalacqua Jr. was born in Feb 1930.
+ 313 M    iii. Conrad William Passalacqua was born on 7 Sep 1931.
176. Walter William Becky Sr. (Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Jul 1897, died on 30 Mar 1962 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Vine Street Cemetery.

Walter married Myrtle Flora Schultz on 5 Jul 1924. (Myrtle Flora Schultz was born on 11 May 1903, died on 12 Apr 1968 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Vine Street Cemetery.)


Their children were:

   314 M    i. Walter William Becky Jr. was born on 14 Mar 1943.
177. Irma Edna Becky (Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Jan 1903.

Irma married Ferdinand Henry Dieckmann on 8 Jul 1925. (Ferdinand Henry Dieckmann was born on 20 Dec 1901 and died on 22 Apr 1946.)


Their children were:

   315 M    i. Ferdinand John Dieckmann was born on 7 Jun 1926.

He never married.

+ 316 F    ii. Emma Louisa Dieckmann was born on 23 Dec 1927.
+ 317 F    iii. Clara Elizabeth Dieckmann was born on 11 Jun 1935.
178. Ruth Jacques Reifel (August Jacob76, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 22 Jun 1908.

Ruth married Theodore Trackler on 16 Aug 1930. (Theodore Trackler was born on 21 Jul 1904, died on 18 Oct 1980 and was buried in Upper St. Clair, Pennsylvania.)


Their children were:

   318 M    i. Richard Theodore Trackler was born on 23 Apr 1935.

Richard married Karen Simon on 7 Sep 1963. (Karen Simon was born on 20 May 1940.)

+ 319 F    ii. Helen Jane Trackler was born on 15 Jan 1938.
   320 F    iii. Ruth Lynn Trackler was born on 5 Mar 1943.

Ruth married James Walliser on 7 Nov 1969. (James Walliser was born on 6 Apr 1942.)

180. Arthur John Reifel (Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Dec 1907 and died on 28 Jan 1977.

Arthur and Maebelle had bought and moved into a home in Fowler, Indiana, only two months previous to a paralyzing snow storm that struck Indiana early in the morning of January 28, 1977. Their furnace flue filled up with snow and they both died of carbon monoxide poisoning.

Arthur married Maebelle Ellon Anstett on 26 Jul 1931. (Maebelle Ellon Anstett was born on 16 Dec 1909 and died on 28 Jan 1977.)


Their children were:

+ 321 F    i. Theresa Magdalene Reifel was born on 11 Oct 1932.
+ 322 M    ii. Donald Charles Reifel was born on 7 Feb 1934.
+ 323 M    iii. Eugene Louis Reifel was born on 8 Nov 1935.
+ 324 M    iv. Kenneth Arthur Reifel was born on 6 Sep 1937.
+ 325 F    v. Conradine Marie Reifel was born on 26 Jul 1939, died on 24 Aug 1982 and was buried in Garrison, Texas, Walnut Grove Cemetery.
+ 326 F    vi. Wilma Iona Reifel was born on 18 Dec 1942.
+ 327 M    vii. Thomas Alfred Reifel was born on 26 Mar 1948.
182. Louis Frank Reifel (Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 24 Apr 1910.

Louis Reifel is a landowner and retired farmer.

Louis married Lucille Frances Hardeback on 19 Jan 1935. (Lucille Frances Hardeback was born on 5 Nov 1910.)


Their children were:

+ 328 M    i. Ronald Edward Reifel was born on 15 Sep 1936.
+ 329 M    ii. Robert Louis Reifel was born on 12 Aug 1938.
+ 330 M    iii. Gerald Louis Reifel was born on 31 Jul 1940.
183. Conrad S. Reifel (Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 18 Mar 1913.

Conrad married Aletha M. Cooley on 4 Jan 1938. (Aletha M. Cooley was born on 18 Jan 1917.)


Their children were:

+ 331 M    i. Duane C. Reifel was born on 24 Nov 1940.
+ 332 M    ii. Keith M. Reifel was born on 14 Mar 1946.
   333 F    iii. Nina M. Reifel was born on 19 May 1950.

Nina is a nurse and a teacher.

Nina married Paul C. Coppens on 21 Aug 1971. (Paul C. Coppens was born on 13 May 1947.)

184. Sylvester John Reifel (Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Apr 1915.

John was a retired farmer and landowner.

Sylvester married Genevieve Magdalen Bennett on 5 Jan 1938. (Genevieve Magdalen Bennett was born on 12 Feb 1917.)


Their children were:

+ 334 M    i. Edward Louis Reifel was born on 30 Oct 1938.
+ 335 M    ii. Richard William Reifel was born on 5 Jan 1940.
+ 336 F    iii. Nancy Kay Reifel was born on 17 Jun 1944.
   337 M    iv. James William Reifel was born on 14 May 1951 and died on 17 May 1951.
+ 338 F    v. Cheryl Ann Reifel was born on 4 Jul 1954.
185. Joseph Reifel (Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 2 Sep 1926.

Joseph Reifel graduated from Notre Dame University, and lives and works in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Joseph married Doris Jean Trobaugh on 30 Jan 1947. (Doris Jean Trobaugh was born on 25 Dec 1926.)


Their children were:

+ 339 M    i. Alan Joseph Reifel was born on 15 Feb 1949.
   340 F    ii. Rene Diana Reifel was born on 1 Oct 1951.

Rene married David Memtzer on 25 Jul 1972.

   341 F    iii. Barbara Jean Reifel was born on 31 Dec 1953.

Barbara married Gary Moeller on 7 Jul 1980. (Gary Moeller was born on 9 Jan 1954.)

   342 M    iv. James Louis Reifel was born on 1 Nov 1960.
186. Conrad Hebert Reifel (Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 Dec 1911 in Virginia, St. Louis County, Minnesota.

Conrad married Frances Lena Savage on 7 Mar 1934. (Frances Lena Savage was born on 13 Jul 1912 in Portsmouth, Independent City County, Virginia.)


Their children were:

+ 343 M    i. William Herman Reifel was born on 4 May 1949 in Norfolk, Independent City County, Virginia.
187. Robert L. Reifel (Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 11 Jul 1914 in Nashwauk, Itasca County, Minnesota.

Robert married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   344 M    i. Bruce Conrad Reifel was born on 2 Nov 1941.

Residence in Willows, California

+ 345 F    ii. Ronnie Sue Reifel was born on 22 Mar 1945.
   346 M    iii. Robert Stuart Reifel was born on 15 Mar 1950.

Residence in Willows, California

Robert next married Marian Coles Craig on 25 Aug 1956. (Marian Coles Craig was born on 15 Jul 1908.)

188. Margaret Lillian Reifel (Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Apr 1916 in Nashwauk, Itasca County, Minnesota, died on 30 May 1949 and was buried in Carlton, Minnesota, Hillside Cemetery.

Margaret married Gordon Floyd Horner on 11 Jun 1940. (Gordon Floyd Horner was born on 27 Dec 1914 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.)


Their children were:

+ 347 M    i. Richard Gordon Horner was born on 28 Oct 1941 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
+ 348 M    ii. Dale Conrad Horner was born on 17 Sep 1942 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
+ 349 F    iii. Gail Patricia Horner was born on 28 Oct 1944 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
   350 M    iv. David John Horner was born on 16 Jan 1947 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
190. Neil Wallace Hyde (Louisa Antonette Reifel79, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 2 Feb 1910.

Neil married Doris Winifred Brown on 14 Jun 1940. (Doris Winifred Brown was born on 19 Nov 1919.)


Their children were:

+ 351 M    i. John Wallace Hyde Sr. was born on 29 Mar 1941.
+ 352 M    ii. David Neil Hyde was born on 12 Jun 1944.
   353 F    iii. Carol Louise Hyde was born on 20 Oct 1947.
191. Vera Louise Hyde (Louisa Antonette Reifel79, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 Dec 1914.

Vera was a teacher.

Vera married Unknown McDaniel.


Their children were:

   354 F    i. Patricia Hyde McDaniel was born on 12 Jan 1948.

Living in Connersville, Indiana, in 1982.

198. Robert Henry Jacob Reifel (William Walter82, Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Aug 1913 in Metamora, Franklin County, Indiana, died on 25 Jun 1979 in Bloomington, Greene County, Indiana, Indiana Univ. Hosp. and was buried in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, Memorial Park.

Robert Reifel was a school teacher and professor.

Robert married Mary Alice Fisher on 9 Feb 1944 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana. (Mary Alice Fisher was born on 6 Apr 1914 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, died in Feb in Rawlings House (?) and was buried in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, Memorial Park.)


Their children were:

+ 355 F    i. Mary Lou Reifel was born on 6 May 1947 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.
+ 356 M    ii. Robert William Reifel was born on 6 Jul 1949 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, died on 5 Sep 1986 and was buried in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.
   357 F    iii. Ann Elizabeth Reifel was born on 28 Nov 1953 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

In 1982 Ann Elizabeth Riefel was a coach and taught at the Indiana School for the Deaf in Indianapolis. At that time she had participated in the Olympics for the Deaf 3 times overseas. She is deaf herself.

199. Cecle Marie Pepper (Hulda May Reifel83, Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 2 Feb 1924 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana, St. John's Hospital.

Cecle married Harold Elbert Snowdy on 12 Dec 1959 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. (Harold Elbert Snowdy was born on 2 Oct 1923 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.)

Another source lists the marriage date as December 12, 1959.


Their children were:

   358 F    i. Cheryl Marie Snowdy was born on 25 Jan 1964 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana, Community Hospital.

Cheryl married Michael S. Frey on 13 Mar 1993 in Lima, Allen County, Ohio, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church. (Michael S. Frey was born on 23 Aug in Lima, Allen County, Ohio.)

203. Leo William Reifel (George Gustave88, William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 2 Feb 1907 in Miami County, Kansas.

Lived in Sweet Home, Oregon.

Leo married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

+ 359 M    i. Roger Leo Reifel was born on 20 Feb 1938.
   360 M    ii. Michael Dean Reifel was born on 2 Oct 1947.
204. Leonard Herman Reifel (George Gustave88, William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Dec 1912 in Miami County, Kansas.

Leonard married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   361 M    i. Ronald George Reifel was born on 24 Oct 1935.

Lived in Payette, Idaho, and was a minister in the United Church of Christ.

215. Arnold Lawrence Reifel (Louis Julius92, William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Jul 1906.

Lived in Mission, Kansas.

Arnold married Hilda Unknown.


Their children were:

+ 362 M    i. Robert Rex Reifel was born on 13 Sep 1932.
   363 M    ii. Dennis Duane Reifel was born on 2 Sep 1938.
+ 364 M    iii. Larry Gene Reifel was born on 14 Jan 1940.

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231. Betty Jean Smith (Lillian May Sterrett117, Bertha Reifel33, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 Jun 1924 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Betty married Robert Gerald Sweet on 19 Apr 1942.


Their children were:

   365 M    i. Robert Michael Burks was born on 13 Jan 1942 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Betty next married Charles David Burks on 16 Aug 1945. (Charles David Burks was born on 19 Jan 1922.)


Their children were:

   366 M    i. Daniel Lee Burks was born on 27 May 1946 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.
240. Loyce Nadine Reifel (Congressman Ben (R-SD)121, William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 8 Sep 1935 in Watertown, Codington County, South Dakota. Another name for Loyce was (Not Joyce).

Loyce married Emery Anderson on 8 Jun 1957 in Brookings, Brookings County, South Dakota. (Emery Anderson was born on 25 Feb 1933 in Emery, Hanson County, South Dakota.)


Their children were:

   367 F    i. Lisa Kathleen Anderson was born on 17 Apr 1958 in Brookings, Brookings County, South Dakota.

Lisa married William O. Moss on 21 Aug 1982. (William O. Moss was born on 5 Jan 1951.)

   368 F    ii. Laurie Nadine Anderson was born on 15 Jun 1959 in Bozeman, Gallatin County, Montana.
   369 F    iii. Valerie Janet Anderson was born on 5 Mar 1962 in Fargo, Cass County, North Dakota.
241. Alverta Ruth Reifel (John Charles122, William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Jul 1928.

Alverta married Eldon Arnold Koplin on 3 Jul 1952. (Eldon Arnold Koplin was born on 18 Sep 1923.)


Their children were:

   370 M    i. Brett Koplin was born on 9 Oct 1961.
   371 F    ii. Michelle Ruth Koplin was born on 9 Sep 1965.
242. Venita Reifel (John Charles122, William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 May 1932.

Venita married Darrell Lee Teachout on 25 Jun 1951. (Darrell Lee Teachout was born on 26 May 1930 and died on 4 May 1975.)


Their children were:

+ 372 F    i. Gayle Lynette Teachout was born on 6 Oct 1952 in Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska.
   373 M    ii. John Darrell Teachout was born on 25 May 1956 in Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska.

John married Suzie Whiteman on 7 Jul 1979. (Suzie Whiteman was born on 30 Dec 1956.)

   374 M    iii. Roy Lee Teachout was born on 19 Feb 1958 in Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska.
   375 M    iv. Gary James Teachout was born on 30 Dec 1959 in Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska.
248. Nancy Reifel DDS, MPH (Albert D. M.D.125, William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 1 May 1950.

Nancy Reifel is a dentist with a masters degree in public health: DDS & MPH.

Nancy married Marc Saltzberg, son of Unknown and Unknown, on 26 Dec 1976.


Their children were:

   376 M    i. Jennifer Moyna Reifel Saltzberg was born on 30 Sep 1977.
   377 M    ii. Alexander Reifel Saltzberg was born on 15 Jul 1981.
   378 F    iii. Maria Anne Reifel Saltzberg was born on 6 Aug 1983.
267. Philip Luke Jr. (Anna Maria Reifel138, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1).

Philip married.


Their children were:

+ 379 M    i. William Luke .
+ 380 F    ii. Marilyn Luke .
272. Kathleen Reifel (William142, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Sep 1919.

Kathleen Reifel was adopted by William Reifel and Elizabeth Ann Teufel.

1. Adoption.

Kathleen married Cletis Sintz on 25 Apr 1945. (Cletis Sintz was born on 14 Mar 1911.)


Their children were:

   381 M    i. Larry Sintz was born on 26 Apr 1946.
   382 M    ii. Gary Sintz was born on 12 Jul 1949 and died on 13 Jul 1949.
   383 U    iii. Terry Sintz was born on 9 Jun 1954.
274. Carol Louise Pepper (Kate Reifel143, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 May 1920.

Carol married Burt Austin Volkening on 21 Jul 1946. (Burt Austin Volkening was born on 12 Jun 1924.)


Their children were:

+ 384 M    i. Richard William Volkening was born on 3 Jun 1947.
   385 M    ii. Thomas Charles Volkening was born on 11 Mar 1950.
   386 F    iii. Jane Marie Volkening was born on 5 Nov 1951.
275. Richard Claude Pepper (Kate Reifel143, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 27 Feb 1929 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.

Richard married Velma Jean Hoffman on 29 Aug 1950. (Velma Jean Hoffman was born on 29 Mar 1930 in Laurel, Franklin County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   387 F    i. Cheryl Anne Pepper was born on 20 Nov 1951.

Cheryl married William Donald Fetrow on 19 Aug 1973.

   388 M    ii. Richard Douglas Pepper was born on 22 May 1953.

Richard married Sharon Jane Gramman on 9 Feb 1974.

   389 M    iii. George Dale Pepper was born on 19 Jul 1956.

George married Colleen Marie Schutt on 6 Jun 1980.

   390 F    iv. Susan Jean Pepper was born on 5 Dec 1957.

Susan married Robert Wayne Kolb on 7 Aug 1978.

   391 F    v. Joan Dianne Pepper was born on 22 Jul 1963.
   392 M    vi. David Scott Pepper was born on 24 Dec 1965.
277. Ruth Stille (Esther Hoover147, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born in Nov 1912 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

Ruth married Roy Huntley.


Their children were:

+ 393 F    i. Ruth Ellen Huntley .
+ 394 M    ii. Richard Huntley .
278. Gordon Arthur Hoover (Francis Arthur Hoover148, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 Dec 1915.

Gordon married Dorothea Mae Brady, daughter of Unknown and Unknown, on 1 Nov 1936. (Dorothea Mae Brady was born on 13 Mar 1916.)


Their children were:

+ 395 F    i. Caroll Ann Hoover was born on 13 Feb 1942.
+ 396 M    ii. Jeffrey Lynn Hoover Sr. was born on 21 Dec 1948.
279. Norman Hoover (Francis Arthur Hoover148, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1).

Norman married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   397 F    i. Jane Hoover .
   398 F    ii. Anna Hoover .
   399 F    iii. Sarah Hoover .
281. Robert George Klipple (Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 18 Apr 1920 and died on 24 Jul 1958.

Robert married Mary Emma Throckmorton on 15 Jun 1943 in Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee. (Mary Emma Throckmorton was born on 11 May 1924.)


Their children were:

+ 400 M    i. Gary Lee Klipple was born on 28 Sep 1945.
+ 401 M    ii. Kenneth Dale Klipple was born on 27 Mar 1947.
+ 402 M    iii. Wayne Allen Klipple was born on 9 Oct 1951.
   403 F    iv. Bonnie Lynn Klipple was born on 13 Jan 1953.

Bonnie married Gregory Shriver. (Gregory Shriver was born on 29 Jun 1954.)

282. Mary Jane Klipple (Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 May 1923 in Englewood, Arapahoe County, Colorado.

Mary Jane Klipple did not marry; she is an attorney and lives in Washington, D.C., with her adopted daughter.

1. Adoption; Washington, D.C.Mary Jane Klipple did not marry, but adopted a daughter, Elizabeth Mary Klipple, born 7 April 1963, in Washington, D.C.

Mary married.


Their children were:

   404 F    i. Elizabeth Mary Klipple was born on 7 Apr 1963 in Washington, D.C.

1. Adoption. Elizabeth Marie Klipple was adopted by Mary Jane Klipple, a single parent, in Washington D.C.

283. Joseph Harold Klipple (Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 8 Nov 1925.

Joseph: Magazine editor, Arlington, Virginia

Joseph married Doris Gemmill on 5 Sep 1952. (Doris Gemmill was born on 23 Nov 1930.)


Their children were:

   405 M    i. Clarkson Joseph Klipple was born on 30 Dec 1953 in Bethesda, Montgomery County, Maryland.

Clarkson married Margaret Eastipol on 26 Jun 1978. (Margaret Eastipol was born on 22 Oct 1951.)

   406 F    ii. Marian Klipple was born on 8 Feb 1956 in Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia.

Marian married Dennis Ridge on 16 Jun 1979. (Dennis Ridge was born on 21 Apr 1955.)

   407 F    iii. Constance Mary Klipple was born on 22 Jun 1960 in Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia.

In the 1982 Reifel Family book by C.W. Niehaus, her marriage date with Karl Striffler is given as 9 Jun 1961. It appears that was a typo, and 9 Jun 1981 is an educated guess as to the correct marriage date.

Constance married Karl Striffler on 9 Jun 1981. (Karl Striffler was born on 4 Sep 1949.)

   408 F    iv. Alice Jeanmarie Klipple was born on 8 Nov 1961 in Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia.
   409 F    v. Bramble Christine Klipple was born on 25 Apr 1966 in Arlington, Arlington County, Virginia.
284. Louise Klipple (Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Aug 1927.

Louise married Frederick P. Suhre on 9 Dec 1951. (Frederick P. Suhre was born on 28 Apr 1922.)


Their children were:

   410 F    i. Gretchen Kathleen Suhre was born on 5 Oct 1953.

Gretchen married Robert Baxstresser on 26 Jun 1982.

+ 411 F    ii. Nancy Elaine Suhre was born on 14 Sep 1954.
   412 F    iii. Marilyn Joy Suhre was born on 18 Mar 1957.
   413 M    iv. James Richard Suhre was born on 14 Dec 1965.
285. Mary Ann Doenges (Edward Philip Doenges151, Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 10 Sep 1927.

Mary married Keith Jay Bowen on 19 Jun 1948. (Keith Jay Bowen was born on 22 Feb 1928.)


Their children were:

+ 414 M    i. Lawrence David Bowen Sr. was born on 1 Mar 1952 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Mary next married Donald Gene McFall Sr. on 2 Jul 1964. (Donald Gene McFall Sr. was born on 23 Mar 1930.)

286. Dean D. Doenges (Ernest S. Doenges152, Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 23 Oct 1924 in Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado.

Dean Doesnges saw the "Reifel Estates" in Switzerland. His residence: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Dean married Marilyn E. Logsdon on 29 May 1948. (Marilyn E. Logsdon was born on 15 Nov 1922 in Canton, Stark County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

+ 415 F    i. Nancy E. Doenges was born on 19 Jan 1949.
+ 416 M    ii. David E. Doenges was born on 16 Aug 1951.
   417 M    iii. James A. Doenges was born on 14 Jun 1953.

James married Arlys Ann Fettig on 6 Sep 1981. (Arlys Ann Fettig was born on 16 Jul 1954.)

   418 F    iv. Barbara J. Doenges was born on 15 Jul 1955.

Her residence: Colorado Springs, Colorado

   419 M    v. John E. Doenges was born on 4 Oct 1959.

His residence: Houston, Texas

292. Margaret Alice Dennison (Russell Dennison161, Anna Barbara Reifel69, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 17 Apr 1923 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Margaret married Charles Wilton Hollowell on 27 Jul 1942. (Charles Wilton Hollowell was born on 15 Sep 1920.)


Their children were:

   420 M    i. Robert Charles Hollowell was born on 8 Apr 1945 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
   421 M    ii. David Lawrence Hollowell was born on 17 Jul 1947 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
   422 M    iii. James Allen Hollowell was born on 5 Jul 1951 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
   423 M    iv. Paul Dennison Hollowell was born on 25 Mar 1954 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
   424 F    v. Leanne Elizabeth Hollowell was born on 31 Aug 1957 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
293. Robert Russell Dennison (Russell Dennison161, Anna Barbara Reifel69, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 5 Jul 1924.

Robert married Martalee Snyder on 1 Aug 1945. (Martalee Snyder was born on 5 Jan 1924.)


Their children were:

   425 F    i. Diane Dennison was born on 14 Oct 1952 in Chicago, Cook County, Illinois.
   426 M    ii. Douglas Synder Dennison was born on 7 Dec 1954 in Berea, Cuyahoga County, Ohio.
296. Charlton Edward Reifel (Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 May 1923 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Charlton married Julia Margaret Barry on 9 Sep 1944 in Lakeview, Lake County, Oregon. (Julia Margaret Barry was born on 30 Sep 1925 in Lakeview, Lake County, Oregon.)


Their children were:

   427 M    i. Michael Edward Reifel was born on 19 Jul 1945 in Tonopah, Nye County, Nevada.

Michael is a teacher.

Michael married Julie Marie Avery on 15 Jun 1968 in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington. (Julie Marie Avery was born on 2 Oct 1945 in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington.)

   428 M    ii. Harry Charles Reifel was born on 28 Sep 1946 in Corvallis, Benton County, Oregon.

He never married.

+ 429 M    iii. Peter Jeremiah Reifel was born on 29 Jun 1950 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 430 M    iv. Nicholas Joseph Reifel was born on 25 Dec 1951 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 431 M    v. Philip Barry Reifel was born on 25 Jul 1958 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 432 M    vi. John William Reifel was born on 20 Sep 1960 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.
+ 433 F    vii. Mary Rosetta Reifel was born on 3 Mar 1963 in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.
297. Harriet Catherine Reifel (Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 18 Apr 1929 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

Harriet married Robert Anthony Bohrman, son of Unknown and Unknown, on 25 Aug 1951. (Robert Anthony Bohrman was born on 14 Jul 1929 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

+ 434 M    i. Kenneth Anthony Bohrman was born on 29 Aug 1952 in Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois.
+ 435 M    ii. James Allen Bohrman was born on 6 Oct 1953 in Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois. (Twin)
+ 436 M    iii. Donald Edward Bohrman was born on 6 Oct 1953 in Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois. (Twin)
+ 437 F    iv. Karen Marie Bohrman was born on 26 Aug 1955 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.
+ 438 M    v. Charles Frederick Bohrman was born on 9 Aug 1957 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.
+ 439 F    vi. Patricia Ann Bohrman was born on 18 May 1959 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.
299. Charles William Hofmeyer (Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 23 Feb 1930 in Cedar Grove, Indiana, died on 15 Jan 1995 and was buried in Fowler, Indiana, Sacred Heart Cemetery.

Charles married Etheleen Margaret Estes on 18 Apr 1953. (Etheleen Margaret Estes was born on 8 May 1931 in Tazwell, Claiborne County, Tennessee.)


Their children were:

+ 440 M    i. Charles Edward Hofmeyer was born on 17 Oct 1953 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
+ 441 M    ii. Glenn William Hofmeyer was born on 15 Nov 1954 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
   442 F    iii. Clarissa Ann Hofmeyer was born on 15 Mar 1958 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel Family History by C.W. Niehaus, her place of birth was given as Fowler, Indiana. In the 2001 update, the place of birth is given as Lafayette, Indiana.

Clarissa married Terry Allen Freeman on 15 Jun 1985 in Warren County, Indiana. (Terry Allen Freeman was born on 9 Nov 1954 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.)

+ 443 M    iv. Greg Allen Hofmeyer was born on 3 Mar 1959 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
300. Thomas Edward Hofmeyer (Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Nov 1931 in Cedar Grove, Indiana.

Thomas married Margaret Joan Schwartz on 21 Aug 1954. (Margaret Joan Schwartz was born on 13 Oct 1934 in Dunnington, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   444 F    i. Katherine Ann Hofmeyer was born on 24 Sep 1955 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
   445 M    ii. William Lee Hofmeyer was born on 25 Aug 1956 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
+ 446 M    iii. Kenneth Joseph Hofmeyer was born on 5 Jul 1959 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
+ 447 F    iv. Lori Ann Hofmeyer was born on 9 Nov 1962 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
+ 448 M    v. Alan Joseph Hofmeyer was born on 13 Jun 1964 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
   449 F    vi. Carol Lynn Hofmeyer was born on 20 Jun 1968 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
301. Richard Harry Hofmeyer (Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Sep 1933 in Cedar Grove, Indiana.

Richard Harry Hofmeyer was ordained a Catholic priest on May 28, 1960, in the Diocese of Lafayette, Indiana. He married Mary S. Jermann in 1980.

1. Ordination; 28 May 1960; Lafayette, Indiana, Diocese.

Richard married Mary S. Jermann on 19 Oct 1980. (Mary S. Jermann was born on 1 Apr 1950.)


Their children were:

   450 F    i. Bethany Lynn Jermann was born on 1 Mar 1979 in Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida.
307. William Charles Niehaus (Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 Jan 1941 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

William married Mary Lynn Dancak on 14 Aug 1965. (Mary Lynn Dancak was born on 9 Jun 1943 in Lakewood, Cuyahoga County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

+ 451 M    i. William John Niehaus was born on 7 Mar 1968 in Notre Dame, Indiana.
+ 452 F    ii. Amy Marie Elizabeth Niehaus was born on 7 Jun 1969 in Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey.
   453 M    iii. Michael Joseph Niehaus was born on 25 Feb 1973 in Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey.
308. Clarissa Mary Niehaus (Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 9 Nov 1942 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

Clarissa married James William Osterwisch on 16 Jun 1962. (James William Osterwisch was born on 2 Oct 1942 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

+ 454 F    i. Lori Marie Osterwisch was born on 20 Apr 1963 in Homestead, Dade County, Florida.
+ 455 M    ii. James Gary Osterwisch was born on 3 May 1965 in Homestead, Dade County, Florida.
310. Carol Elizabeth Niehaus (Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Mar 1948 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.

Carol married Richard Paul Osterwisch on 15 Aug 1970 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio. (Richard Paul Osterwisch was born on 12 Jun 1947 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

   456 M    i. Andrew Richard Osterwisch was born on 8 Feb 1979 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
   457 F    ii. Julie Elizabeth Osterwisch was born on 26 Mar 1982 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
311. Leonard Nino Passalacqua (Alma Anna Louisa Becky175, Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 10 Jul 1928.

Leonard married Opal Hoover on 23 Jun 1951. (Opal Hoover was born on 18 Nov 1929.)


Their children were:

   458 F    i. Angela Louise Passalacqua was born on 30 Jun 1952.

Angela married Lawrence Allen Dworkin on 22 Feb 1974. (Lawrence Allen Dworkin was born on 22 Oct 1949.)

   459 F    ii. Patricia Ann Passalacqua was born on 8 Feb 1956.

Patricia married Ronald James Hartoin on 28 Nov 1980. (Ronald James Hartoin was born on 5 Feb 1954.)

   460 M    iii. Steven Leonard Passalacqua was born on 14 Feb 1958.
313. Conrad William Passalacqua (Alma Anna Louisa Becky175, Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Sep 1931.

Conrad married Mary Lee Fay on 17 Jul 1954. (Mary Lee Fay was born on 13 Oct 1932.)


Their children were:

   461 F    i. Karen Marie Passalacqua was born on 21 Feb 1956.
   462 M    ii. Mark Conrad Passalacqua was born on 6 Jan 1958.
   463 M    iii. Robert William Passalacqua was born on 23 May 1959.
   464 F    iv. Sandra Ann Passalacqua was born on 1 Jul 1960.
   465 M    v. Jock Edward Passalacqua was born on 20 Aug 1961.
   466 M    vi. Joseph Andrew Passalacqua was born on 17 Aug 1964.
316. Emma Louisa Dieckmann (Irma Edna Becky177, Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 23 Dec 1927.

Emma married R. F. Hartkemeier on 17 Sep 1960. (R. F. Hartkemeier was born on 30 Apr 1926.)


Their children were:

   467 M    i. David Frederick Hartkemeier was born on 20 Jul 1961.
   468 F    ii. Ann Hartkemeier was born on 15 May 1965.
317. Clara Elizabeth Dieckmann (Irma Edna Becky177, Emma Louise Reifel71, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 11 Jun 1935.

Clara married Ronald Tudor on 20 Nov 1954.


Their children were:

   469 M    i. Richard Mark Tudor was born on 8 Oct 1955.
   470 F    ii. Susan Louisa Tudor was born on 11 Jul 1957.

Susan married John Dallas on 20 Jun 1981.

   471 F    iii. Elizabeth Ann Tudor was born on 24 Jun 1959.
   472 M    iv. Kenneth Andrew Tudor was born on 25 May 1961.
   473 M    v. Douglas Stewart Tudor was born on 11 Apr 1963.
319. Helen Jane Trackler (Ruth Jacques Reifel178, August Jacob76, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Jan 1938.

Helen married Donald L. Stoffel on 20 Jun 1959. (Donald L. Stoffel was born on 26 Mar 1933.)


Their children were:

   474 F    i. Mary Lynn Stoffel was born on 23 Jul 1960.
   475 M    ii. Robert Stoffel was born on 6 Jul 1963.
   476 M    iii. Daniel Stoffel was born on 14 Dec 1964.
   477 M    iv. Richard Stoffel was born on 4 Feb 1969.
321. Theresa Magdalene Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 11 Oct 1932.

Theresa married Jesse Melbern Bird on 2 Jun 1956. (Jesse Melbern Bird was born on 22 Dec 1924.)


Their children were:

+ 478 F    i. Rosemarie Lynn Bird was born on 17 Mar 1957.
   479 M    ii. Charles Wayne Bird was born on 8 Mar 1958.
   480 F    iii. Kathalene Ann Bird was born on 20 Oct 1961.

Kathalene married Terry McFall on 10 Nov 1979.

   481 F    iv. Paula Yvonne Bird was born on 3 Dec 1966.
   482 F    v. Sandra Lee Bird was born on 24 Sep 1968.
322. Donald Charles Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Feb 1934.

Donald married Judith Lucille Richey on 12 Jul 1958. (Judith Lucille Richey was born on 5 Nov 1937.)


Their children were:

   483 M    i. Gregory Alan Reifel was born on 15 Nov 1959.
   484 F    ii. Tracy Renee Reifel was born on 11 Aug 1961.
   485 M    iii. Douglas Thomas Reifel was born on 4 Oct 1965.
   486 M    iv. Joseph Scott Reifel was born on 4 Sep 1966.
323. Eugene Louis Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 8 Nov 1935.

Eugene married Doloras Marie Halsema on 5 Nov 1960. (Doloras Marie Halsema was born on 29 Sep 1940.)


Their children were:

   487 M    i. Arthur Eugene Reifel was born on 9 Jun 1963.
   488 M    ii. Christopher Joseph Reifel was born on 25 Aug 1964.
   489 M    iii. Patrick Charles Reifel was born on 4 Oct 1965.
   490 M    iv. John Allen Reifel was born on 26 Aug 1966.
   491 M    v. Gerald William Reifel was born on 27 Aug 1968.
   492 F    vi. Louise Ann Reifel was born on 13 Aug 1969.
324. Kenneth Arthur Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Sep 1937.

Kenneth moved to Lafayette, Indiana, and was a postal worker.

Kenneth married Bonita Kathryn Miller on 20 Jul 1964. (Bonita Kathryn Miller was born on 27 Jul 1941.)


Their children were:

   493 M    i. Kevin Allen Reifel was born on 7 Jun 1961.

Q: Was Kevin Allen Reifel adopted?

   494 M    ii. Todd Christopher Reifel was born on 26 Mar 1963.

Q: Was Todd Christopher Reifel adopted?

   495 F    iii. Kimberly Reifel was born on 20 Jul 1964.

Q: Was Kimberly Reifel adopted?

325. Conradine Marie Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Jul 1939, died on 24 Aug 1982 and was buried in Garrison, Texas, Walnut Grove Cemetery.

Conradine married Charles R. Miller on 5 Sep 1957. (Charles R. Miller was born on 25 Sep 1935.)


Their children were:

   496 M    i. Michael Charles Miller was born on 19 Apr 1959.

Michael married Bernedette Morabito in Feb 1980. (Bernedette Morabito was born on 16 Feb 1959.)

   497 F    ii. Jeanette Sue Miller was born on 31 Dec 1960.

Jeanette married David Georhiser on 14 Nov 1980.

   498 F    iii. Charlotte Marie Miller was born on 4 Feb 1962.

Charlotte married John Stone on 6 Jun 1980. (John Stone was born on 19 Sep 1959.)

   499 M    iv. Donald Steven Miller was born on 13 Sep 1964.

Conradine next married James Lee Lunsford on 14 Mar 1980.

326. Wilma Iona Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 18 Dec 1942.

Wilma and her husband, Max, own and operate a 320-acre dairy farm west of Fowler, Indiana (1982).

Wilma married Max Gerhard Wallpe on 27 Apr 1963. (Max Gerhard Wallpe was born on 30 Mar 1940.)


Their children were:

   500 F    i. Michelle Ann Wallpe was born on 17 Jan 1964.
   501 M    ii. Stephen Anthony Wallpe was born on 12 Jan 1965.
   502 M    iii. Edward John Wallpe was born on 7 Jun 1967.
327. Thomas Alfred Reifel (Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Mar 1948.

Thomas married Linda Turner on 3 Jun 1967. (Linda Turner was born on 14 Dec 1950.)


Their children were:

   503 F    i. Stacy Dawn Reifel was born on 7 Nov 1968.

In the 1982 Reifel Book by C.W. Niehaus, Stacy Dawn Reifel's date of birth was given as 7 Nov 1948. This is obviously wrong. An educated guess as to the correct date is 7 Nov 1968. Please send information to verify the correct date.

   504 M    ii. Thomas Wayne Reifel was born on 7 Oct 1970.

Thomas next married Carol Linback Redenbow on 16 Apr 1975. (Carol Linback Redenbow was born on 10 Feb 1942.)

In the 1982 Reifel Family book by C.W. Niehaus, the marriage date was given as April 16, 1935. This is incorrect, and an educated guess is that it was April 16, 1975. If this is wrong, please send in a correction.


Their children were:

   505 F    i. Brandy Ellon Reifel was born on 11 Aug 1979.
328. Ronald Edward Reifel (Louis Frank182, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Sep 1936.

Ronald married Nancy Wintersteen in 1954.


Their children were:

+ 506 F    i. Yvonne Katherine Reifel was born on 13 Oct 1954.
+ 507 M    ii. Steven Michael Reifel was born on 2 Oct 1955.
   508 M    iii. Timothy Edward Reifel was born on 26 Jul 1957.

Timothy married Linda Rosa on 6 Jul 1979.

+ 509 F    iv. Pamela Jean Reifel was born on 2 Dec 1958.
   510 M    v. Roland Reifel was born on 24 Mar 1969.

Ronald next married Lil Whitus Bremer on 24 Feb 1968.

329. Robert Louis Reifel (Louis Frank182, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 12 Aug 1938.

Robert married Barbara Jo Bryant on 18 Apr 1961.


Their children were:

   511 F    i. Camille Reifel was born on 12 Feb 1962.
   512 M    ii. Eric Reifel was born on 12 Mar 1963.
330. Gerald Louis Reifel (Louis Frank182, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 31 Jul 1940.

Gerald is a graduate of Purdue University, and his career is in the US Air Force.

Gerald married Bonnie Bonner on 30 Sep 1967.


Their children were:

   513 M    i. Gary Louis Reifel was born on 13 Dec 1968.
331. Duane C. Reifel (Conrad S.183, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 24 Nov 1940.

Duane married Jeanette M. Wolf on 14 Sep 1968. (Jeanette M. Wolf was born on 11 May 1946.)


Their children were:

   514 F    i. Denise M. Reifel was born on 13 Jul 1970.
   515 F    ii. Christine A. Reifel was born on 4 Oct 1972.
   516 F    iii. Anita L. Reifel was born on 10 May 1975.
332. Keith M. Reifel (Conrad S.183, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Mar 1946.

Keith is a teacher.

Keith married Geri Bockel on 20 Jun 1970. (Geri Bockel was born on 15 Aug 1943.)


Their children were:

   517 M    i. Michael D. Reifel was born on 16 Feb 1974.
   518 M    ii. Steven S. Reifel was born on 11 Jun 1975.
334. Edward Louis Reifel (Sylvester John184, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 30 Oct 1938.

Edward married Judith Arlene Hasser on 27 Aug 1960. (Judith Arlene Hasser was born on 7 Sep 1942.)


Their children were:

   519 M    i. Jeffrey Alan Reifel was born on 30 Jan 1962.
   520 M    ii. Michael Scott Reifel was born on 16 Mar 1963.
   521 M    iii. Bradford Louis Reifel was born on 27 Jan 1965.
   522 M    iv. Daniel Ray Reifel was born on 24 Jul 1968.
335. Richard William Reifel (Sylvester John184, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 5 Jan 1940.

Richard married Carolyn Ann Wagner on 14 Jan 1961. (Carolyn Ann Wagner was born on 21 May 1942.)


Their children were:

   523 M    i. Mark Allen Reifel was born on 14 Dec 1961.
   524 M    ii. Kirt Douglas Reifel was born on 28 Feb 1963 and died on 28 Dec 1963.
   525 M    iii. Brian Eugene Reifel was born on 29 Sep 1965.
   526 M    iv. Philip William Reifel was born on 22 Jan 1970.
336. Nancy Kay Reifel (Sylvester John184, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 17 Jun 1944.

Nancy married Clarence Michael Hile on 2 Nov 1968. (Clarence Michael Hile was born on 22 Oct 1942.)


Their children were:

   527 M    i. John Michael Hile was born on 10 Aug 1970.
   528 M    ii. James Edward Hile was born on 9 Sep 1973.
338. Cheryl Ann Reifel (Sylvester John184, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 Jul 1954.

Cheryl married Arthur John Wood III on 4 Jun 1977. (Arthur John Wood III was born on 7 Sep 1955.)


Their children were:

   529 F    i. Jennifer Nicole Wood was born on 9 Jan 1979.
339. Alan Joseph Reifel (Joseph185, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Feb 1949.

Alan married Su Cong Choy on 30 Mar 1980. (Su Cong Choy was born on 27 Oct 1957 in Korea.)


Their children were:

   530 F    i. Elizabeth Ann Reifel was born on 14 Aug 1975.

Elizabeth Ann Reifel - Was she adopted?

1. Adoption.

343. William Herman Reifel (Conrad Hebert186, Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 4 May 1949 in Norfolk, Independent City County, Virginia.

William married Dianne Esther Reed on 11 May 1968. (Dianne Esther Reed was born on 6 Oct 1948 in Vienna, Minnesota.)


Their children were:

   531 F    i. Emily Dawn Reifel was born on 11 Oct 1969 in Annandale, Fairfax County, Virginia.
345. Ronnie Sue Reifel (Robert L.187, Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 22 Mar 1945.

Ronnie married Wade Allen Jones. (Wade Allen Jones was born in 1946 in Clarkan, Oregon.)


Their children were:

   532 M    i. Michael Scott Jones was born on 27 Jun 1972 in Rota, Spain.
   533 M    ii. Christopher Jones .
347. Richard Gordon Horner (Margaret Lillian Reifel188, Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Oct 1941 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.

Richard married Patricia Ann Puckett on 17 Aug 1960 in Wrenshall, Minnesota. (Patricia Ann Puckett was born on 24 Jun 1943 in Wichita Falls, Texas.)


Their children were:

   534 M    i. Bryan Richard Horner was born on 9 Jun 1962 in Grantsburg, Burnett County, Wisconsin.
   535 F    ii. Robyn Lynn Horner was born on 6 Dec 1964.
348. Dale Conrad Horner (Margaret Lillian Reifel188, Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 17 Sep 1942 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.

Dale married Janice Marie Holm on 11 Feb 1961. (Janice Marie Holm was born on 8 May 1942 in Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa.)


Their children were:

   536 M    i. Kenneth Ryan Horner was born on 6 Mar 1962 in Cambridge, Isanti County, Minnesota.
   537 F    ii. Loraine Ann Horner was born on 6 Mar 1963 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
   538 M    iii. Robert Gregory Horner was born on 4 Jan 1967 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
349. Gail Patricia Horner (Margaret Lillian Reifel188, Herman Theodore78, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Oct 1944 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.

Gail married Kenneth Christian Holm on 2 Sep 1966. (Kenneth Christian Holm was born on 21 Jan 1941 in Clinton, Clinton County, Iowa.)


Their children were:

   539 M    i. Kenin Patrick Holm was born on 20 Dec 1968 in Wrenshall, Minnesota.
   540 M    ii. Bradley James Holm was born on 31 Oct 1972 in Wheaton, Traverse County, Minnesota.
351. John Wallace Hyde Sr. (Neil Wallace Hyde190, Louisa Antonette Reifel79, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Mar 1941.

John married Rita D'Amico on 26 Apr 1965. (Rita D'Amico was born on 25 Dec.)


Their children were:

   541 M    i. John Wallace Hyde Jr. was born on 26 Jul 1967.
352. David Neil Hyde (Neil Wallace Hyde190, Louisa Antonette Reifel79, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 12 Jun 1944.

David married Susan Lawrence Martin on 17 Sep 1971. (Susan Lawrence Martin was born on 16 Mar 1949.)


Their children were:

   542 M    i. Matthew Lawrence Hyde was born on 30 Nov 1979.
355. Mary Lou Reifel (Robert Henry Jacob198, William Walter82, Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 May 1947 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana.

Mary Lou Reifel Ott is a teacher at the Indiana School for the Deaf, Madison County, Indiana. She is deaf herself.

Mary married Michael Alan Ott on 20 Jun 1970 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana. (Michael Alan Ott was born on 1 Jun 1949 in Elwood, Madison/Tipton counties, Indiana Another name for Michael was "Mike".)


Their children were:

   543 F    i. Heather Ann Ott was born on 31 Aug 1977 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.
   544 M    ii. Ryan David Ott was born on 6 Oct 1980 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.
356. Robert William Reifel (Robert Henry Jacob198, William Walter82, Jakob Wilhelm17, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Jul 1949 in Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, died on 5 Sep 1986 and was buried in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.

Robert Reifel has his own commercial cleaning company.

Robert married Virginia Barnes.

Robert next married Sheryl Lynn Gentry Von Holton on 19 Dec 1978 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana. (Sheryl Lynn Gentry Von Holton was born on 11 Apr 1948 Another name for Sheryl was "Sherry".)

Another source says the marriage date is December 17, 1979


Their children were:

   545 M    i. Randolph Robert Reifel was born on 7 Aug 1979 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana. Another name for Randolph was "Randy".
   546 F    ii. Heidi Lynn Reifel was born on 6 Aug 1980 in Anderson, Madison County, Indiana.
359. Roger Leo Reifel (Leo William203, George Gustave88, William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 20 Feb 1938.

Roger married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   547 M    i. Richard Roger Reifel was born on 14 Sep 1965.
362. Robert Rex Reifel (Arnold Lawrence215, Louis Julius92, William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 13 Sep 1932.

Robert married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   548 M    i. Richard Ray Reifel was born on 22 Jun 1960.
   549 M    ii. Randy Kent Reifel was born on 10 Jan 1968.
364. Larry Gene Reifel (Arnold Lawrence215, Louis Julius92, William Philipp23, [4th Child] Johann Theobald5, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Jan 1940.

Larry married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   550 M    i. Christopher Scott Reifel was born on 17 Jul 1970.

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372. Gayle Lynette Teachout (Venita Reifel242, John Charles122, William Michael "Shorty"36, Johann Georg8, [2nd Child] Georg Heinrich II3, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Oct 1952 in Valentine, Cherry County, Nebraska.

Gayle married Leonard Hare Jr. on 4 Jun 1978.


Their children were:

   551 F    i. Thomasina Nellie Hare was born on 12 Sep 1979 in Martin, Bennett County, South Dakota.
   552 M    ii. Daniel Darrell Hare was born on 9 Feb 1982 in Yankton, Yankton County, South Dakota.
379. William Luke (Philip Luke Jr.267, Anna Maria Reifel138, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1).

William married Mary Lou Clark.


Their children were:

   553 M    i. William Philip Luke .
   554 M    ii. Randy Philip Luke .
   555 M    iii. Leo Luke .
   556 F    iv. Lora Luke .
   557 M    v. Kevin Luke .
   558 U    vi. Kelly Luke .
380. Marilyn Luke (Philip Luke Jr.267, Anna Maria Reifel138, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1).

Marilyn married Eldon Gibson.


Their children were:

   559 M    i. Philip Gibson .
   560 F    ii. Melody Gibson .
   561 M    iii. Michael Gibson .
384. Richard William Volkening (Carol Louise Pepper274, Kate Reifel143, George Jacob62, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 Jun 1947.

Richard married Deborah Lou McGriffin on 7 Nov 1970. (Deborah Lou McGriffin was born on 22 Sep 1952.)


Their children were:

   562 F    i. Michelle Lynn Volkening was born on 22 Dec 1971.
   563 M    ii. Richard William Volkening was born on 14 Jun 1974.

Richard next married Susan Fischer Stone on 24 May 1980. (Susan Fischer Stone was born on 1 Jan 1947.)

393. Ruth Ellen Huntley (Ruth Stille277, Esther Hoover147, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1).

Ruth married Unknown Unknown.


Their children were:

   564 F    i. Coleen Unknown .
   565 F    ii. Deborah Unknown .
   566 M    iii. Scott Unknown .
394. Richard Huntley (Ruth Stille277, Esther Hoover147, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1).

Richard married Vera Mae.


Their children were:

   567 M    i. James Huntley .
   568 F    ii. Joy Huntley .
395. Caroll Ann Hoover (Gordon Arthur Hoover278, Francis Arthur Hoover148, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 13 Feb 1942.

Caroll married David Lee Allman in Oct 1963. (David Lee Allman was born on 12 Feb 1940.)


Their children were:

   569 F    i. Rebecca Ruth Allman was born on 19 Jun 1965.
   570 F    ii. Melissa Mae Allman was born on 1 Sep 1967.
396. Jeffrey Lynn Hoover Sr. (Gordon Arthur Hoover278, Francis Arthur Hoover148, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 Dec 1948.

Jeffrey married Mary Hable on 30 Jan 1976. (Mary Hable was born on 31 Jul.)


Their children were:

   571 M    i. Jeffrey Lynn Hoover Jr. was born on 15 May 1978.
400. Gary Lee Klipple (Robert George Klipple281, Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 28 Sep 1945.

Gary married Mary Helen Adams. (Mary Helen Adams was born on 13 May 1944.)


Their children were:

   572 M    i. Adam Shea Klipple was born on 28 Dec 1970.
   573 U    ii. Robin Shannabrook Klipple was born on 29 Jul 1981.
401. Kenneth Dale Klipple (Robert George Klipple281, Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 27 Mar 1947.

Kenneth married Susan Costa on 26 Dec. (Susan Costa was born on 15 Jan 1957.)


Their children were:

   574 M    i. Sean Robert Klipple was born on 21 Dec 1981.
402. Wayne Allen Klipple (Robert George Klipple281, Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 9 Oct 1951.

Wayne married Karolyn Gorkowski on 30 May 1980. (Karolyn Gorkowski was born on 25 Sep 1959.)


Their children were:

   575 F    i. Jennifer Marie Klipple was born on 12 Dec 1980.

In the Reifel book, her date of birth is given as 12 Dec but the year is difficult to read: 1980?

   576 M    ii. Robert Alan Klipple was born on 14 Jul 1982.
411. Nancy Elaine Suhre (Louise Klipple284, Jeanette Marie Hoover150, Wilhelmina Reifel65, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 14 Sep 1954.

Nancy married Nicholas Williams on 17 Jul 1976. (Nicholas Williams was born on 2 Dec 1953.)


Their children were:

   577 F    i. Erika Marie Williams was born on 23 Jun 1980.
   578 F    ii. Katharine Rena Williams was born on 11 Jun 1982.
414. Lawrence David Bowen Sr. (Mary Ann Doenges285, Edward Philip Doenges151, Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 1 Mar 1952 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.

Lawrence married Leah Ann Purcell on 4 Nov 1972. (Leah Ann Purcell was born on 5 Aug 1955 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   579 F    i. Holly Danielle Bowen was born on 11 Jan 1975 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
   580 M    ii. David Lawrence Bowen Jr. was born on 24 Jan 1979 in Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana.
415. Nancy E. Doenges (Dean D. Doenges286, Ernest S. Doenges152, Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 19 Jan 1949.

Nancy married James A. Daigle on 18 Jun 1977. (James A. Daigle was born on 13 Aug 1947.)


Their children were:

   581 F    i. Jennifer E Daigle was born on 20 Jul 1978.
   582 M    ii. Jonathan A. Daigle was born on 27 Apr 1981.
416. David E. Doenges (Dean D. Doenges286, Ernest S. Doenges152, Mary Elizabeth Reifel66, Johann Philipp14, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 16 Aug 1951.

Their residence: Loveland, Colorado

David married Monita Ellen Burnett on 11 Aug 1973. (Monita Ellen Burnett was born on 9 Oct 1951.)


Their children were:

   583 M    i. Matthew Dean Doenges was born on 13 May 1978.
   584 M    ii. Tyler John Doenges was born on 28 Feb 1980.
429. Peter Jeremiah Reifel (Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Jun 1950 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

In 1982 the Niehaus manuscript gave the date of marriage as 15 Jun 1969. In 2001 the updated list shows 15 Jun 1968.

Peter married Linda Carlson on 14 Jun 1968 in Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington. (Linda Carlson was born on 7 Nov 1951 in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.)


Their children were:

+ 585 M    i. Joseph Peter Reifel was born on 21 Aug 1970 in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.
+ 586 M    ii. Robert James Reifel was born on 21 Apr 1972 in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.
430. Nicholas Joseph Reifel (Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 Dec 1951 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

The 1982 Reifel family history by C.W. Niehaus gave his date of birth as 25 Dec 1952. The 2001 updated list gives the date of birth as 25 Dec 1951.

Nicholas married Debra Kay Mansell on 13 Oct 1973 in Seattle, King County, Washington. (Debra Kay Mansell was born on 8 Sep 1953 in Seattle, King County, Washington.)


Their children were:

   587 F    i. Nicole Kay Reifel was born on 25 Feb 1977 in Seattle, King County, Washington.

Nicole married Michael Rowley on 28 May 1999. (Michael Rowley was born on 2 Jul 1976.)

   588 F    ii. Noelle Lynn Reifel was born on 13 Dec 1980 in Seattle, King County, Washington.
   589 F    iii. Saundra Julie Reifel was born on 18 Aug 1982 in Seattle, King County, Washington.
431. Philip Barry Reifel (Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 25 Jul 1958 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. Another name for Philip was "Barry".

Philip married Ellen Louise Sauvé on 17 Jul 1982 in Yakima, Yakima County, Washington. (Ellen Louise Sauvé was born on 21 Feb 1959 in Yakima, Yakima County, Washington.)


Their children were:

   590 F    i. Michelle Louise Reifel was born on 27 Apr 1983.
   591 F    ii. Brenda Anne Reifel was born on 16 Nov 1984 and died on 14 Jan 2001.

Brenda Anne Reifel died in an automobile accident on 14 Jan 2001, at the age of 16. See a memorial website for her at: http://memoryofbrendareifel.8k.com/

   592 M    iii. Benjamin David Reifel was born on 13 Aug 1986.
   593 F    iv. Lori Beth Reifel was born on 25 Aug 1988.
   594 F    v. Sarah Lynn Reifel was born on 26 Oct 1990.
432. John William Reifel (Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 20 Sep 1960 in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel family manuscript by C.W. Niehaus, his date of birth was given as 30 Sept 1961. In the updated 2001 list, his date of birth is given as 30 Sep 1960.

John married Janet Kay Stanford on 21 Feb 1981. (Janet Kay Stanford was born on 26 Dec 1958 in Bellevue, King County, Washington and died on 21 Mar 1981.)

John next married Naomi Campbell on 24 Jan 1984 in Seattle, King County, Washington. (Naomi Campbell was born on 24 Feb 1963 in Everett, Snohomish County, Washington.)


Their children were:

   595 F    i. Tina Marie Reifel was born on 13 Dec 1986.
433. Mary Rosetta Reifel (Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 Mar 1963 in Spokane, Spokane County, Washington.

In the 1982 Reifel family history manuscript by C.W. Niehaus, her date of birth was given as 3 Mar 1964. On the updated 2001 list the date of birth is given as 3 Mar 1963. On the 1982 manuscript her adoption date was given as 6 Jun 1964. On the updated 2001 list the date given is "1963".

1. Adoption; 6 Jun 1963. Mary Rosetta Reifel was adopted on June 6, 1963

Mary married Timothy Garrett on 13 Aug 1995 in Belfair, Washington. (Timothy Garrett was born on 5 Mar 1963 in Bremerton, Kitsap County, Washington.)


Their children were:

   596 M    i. Skyler Andrew Garrett was born on 16 Nov 1996 in Belfair, Washington.
   597 F    ii. Sydney Marie Garrett was born on 14 Nov 1998 in Belfair, Washington.
434. Kenneth Anthony Bohrman (Harriet Catherine Reifel297, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 29 Aug 1952 in Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois.

Kenneth married Ginger Lee Carter on 27 Mar 1976 in Gainesville, Hall County, Georgia. The marriage ended in divorce on 29 May 1989. (Ginger Lee Carter was born on 12 Mar 1954 in Orlando, Orange County, Florida.)


Their children were:

   598 M    i. Jason Anthony Scott Bohrman was born on 28 Apr 1982 in Gainesville, Hall County, Georgia.
435. James Allen Bohrman (Harriet Catherine Reifel297, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Oct 1953 in Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois.

James Allen Bohrman is a twin with Donald Edward Bohrman. They were born on October 6, 1953.

James married Kathy Lynn Smith on 22 Oct 1971 in Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee. The marriage ended in divorce in Mar 1984. (Kathy Lynn Smith was born on 19 Mar 1953 in Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan.)


Their children were:

   599 M    i. William Thomas Bohrman was born on 6 Sep 1972 in Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee, died on 23 Oct 1972 and was buried in Summertown, Tennessee.
   600 M    ii. Benjamin Edward Bohrman was born on 18 Jun 1974 in Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee.

James Allen Bohrman is a twin to Donald Edward Bohrman. They were born on October 6, 1953.

   601 F    iii. Kelly Suzanne Bohrman was born on 10 Sep 1977 in Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee.

James next married Perri Marie Davis on 25 Oct 1985 in Benton, Marshall County, Kentucky. (Perri Marie Davis was born on 31 Mar 1958 in New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   602 M    i. Joseph Allen Bohrman was born on 14 Feb 1988 in Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky.
   603 F    ii. Cara Ann Bohrman was born on 8 Feb 1990 in Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky.
436. Donald Edward Bohrman (Harriet Catherine Reifel297, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 6 Oct 1953 in Chicago Heights, Cook County, Illinois.

James Allen Bohrman is a twin to Donald Edward Bohrman. They were born on October 6, 1953.

Donald married Alice Kay Cronebaugh on 25 Sep 1976. The marriage ended in divorce in Feb 1986. (Alice Kay Cronebaugh was born on 13 Jun 1954 in Dayton, Ohio.)

Donald next married Sharrie Gail Shaper on 27 May 1989 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee. (Sharrie Gail Shaper was born on 26 Sep 1959 in Baltimore, Maryland.)


Their children were:

   604 M    i. James David Bohrman was born on 7 May 1992 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.

Adopted 21 Dec 1992.

1. Adoption; 21 Dec 1992.

437. Karen Marie Bohrman (Harriet Catherine Reifel297, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 26 Aug 1955 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.

Karen married Michael David Clary on 17 Sep 1977 in Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee. (Michael David Clary was born on 16 May 1951 in Little Rock, Pulaski County, Arkansas.)


Their children were:

   605 M    i. Jacob Michael Clary was born on 13 May 1992 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.
   606 M    ii. John David Clary was born on 16 Mar 1995 in Knoxville, Knox County, Tennessee.
438. Charles Frederick Bohrman (Harriet Catherine Reifel297, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 9 Aug 1957 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.

Charles married Mary Patricia Sanders on 30 Aug 1980 in Lebanon, Wilson County, Tennessee. (Mary Patricia Sanders was born on 3 Jul 1957 in Lake Village, Chicot County, Arkansas Another name for Mary was "Mary Pat".)


Their children were:

   607 M    i. Matthew Charles Bohrman was born on 26 Nov 1983 in Dallas, Texas.
   608 M    ii. Robert Thomas Bohrman was born on 29 Dec 1985 in Dallas, Texas.
   609 F    iii. Jennifer Sims Bohrman was born on 7 Aug 1989 in Huntsville, Madison County, Alabama.
439. Patricia Ann Bohrman (Harriet Catherine Reifel297, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 18 May 1959 in Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee.

1982 Reifel Family manuscript by C.W. Niehaus gives date of birth as 19 Feb 1959. 2001 updated list now shows 18 May 1959 as her date of birth.

1. Divorce; Sep 1999.

Patricia married Alan Dale Buchanan on 9 Oct 1981. The marriage ended in divorce in Sep 1999. (Alan Dale Buchanan was born on 8 Apr 1957 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.)


Their children were:

   610 M    i. Caleb Alan Buchanan was born on 21 Apr 1986 in Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky.
   611 F    ii. Kristen Ann Buchanan was born on 23 Jun 1993 in Paducah, McCracken County, Kentucky.
440. Charles Edward Hofmeyer (Charles William Hofmeyer299, Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 17 Oct 1953 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

1982 Reifel Family history by C.W. Niehaus shows his birth place as Fowler, Indiana. The 2001 updated manuscript gives his birth place as Lafayette, Indiana.

Charles married Deborah Kay Vetek on 22 Apr 1978. The marriage ended in divorce. (Deborah Kay Vetek was born on 7 Nov 1961 in Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   612 F    i. Beth Nicole Hofmeyer was born on 29 Oct 1978 in Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana.
   613 M    ii. Travis Edward Hofmeyer was born on 19 Apr 1982 in Rensselaer, Jasper County, Indiana.

Charles next married Sharon Diedam on 28 Dec 1985. The marriage ended in divorce. (Sharon Diedam was born on 17 May 1961 in Brook, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   614 M    i. Zachary William Hofmeyer was born on 7 Mar 1986 in Watseka, Iroquois County, Illinois.
   615 U    ii. Casey Lynn Hofmeyer was born on 22 Apr 1988 in Watseka, Iroquois County, Illinois.
   616 F    iii. Christina Marie Hofmeyer was born on 9 Apr 1989 in Kentland, Newton County, Indiana.
   617 F    iv. Charlene Marie Hofmeyer was born on 23 Dec 1991 in Watseka, Iroquois County, Illinois.
441. Glenn William Hofmeyer (Charles William Hofmeyer299, Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 15 Nov 1954 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel Family History by C.W. Niehaus, his place of birth was given as Fowler, Indiana. In the 2001 update, the place of birth is given as Layfayette, Indiana.

Glenn married Pamela Jean Stortz on 12 Feb 1977. The marriage ended in divorce in 1986. (Pamela Jean Stortz was born on 9 Aug 1959 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   618 F    i. Melissa Ann Hofmeyer was born on 27 Jun 1978 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
   619 F    ii. Heather Lynn Hofmeyer was born on 15 Mar 1981 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel Family History by C.W. Niehaus, her date of birth was given as 17 Mar 1981. In the 2001 update, the date of birth is given as 15 Mar 1981.

   620 F    iii. Katie Jean Hofmeyer was born on 9 Apr 1984 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
443. Greg Allen Hofmeyer (Charles William Hofmeyer299, Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 Mar 1959 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.

In the 1982 Reifel Family History by C.W. Niehaus, his place of birth was given as Fowler, Indiana. In the 2001 update, the place of birth is given as Lafayette, Indiana.

Greg married Peggy Ann Thompson on 22 Sep 1984 in Monticello, White County, Indiana. (Peggy Ann Thompson was born on 26 Mar 1963 in Ohio.)


Their children were:

   621 M    i. Jacob Alan Hofmeyer was born on 12 Dec 1994 in Lafayette, Tippecanoe County, Indiana.
446. Kenneth Joseph Hofmeyer (Thomas Edward Hofmeyer300, Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 5 Jul 1959 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.

Kenneth married Christine Jo Glotzbach on 12 Apr 1980. (Christine Jo Glotzbach was born on 2 Feb 1959 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   622 F    i. Sarah Marie Hofmeyer was born on 16 May 1990 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
   623 M    ii. Jacob Kenneth Hofmeyer was born on 23 Dec 1992 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
   624 F    iii. Maria Christine Hofmeyer was born on 2 Aug 1995 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
   625 F    iv. Elizabeth Marie Hofmeyer was born on 8 Dec 1998 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.
447. Lori Ann Hofmeyer (Thomas Edward Hofmeyer300, Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 9 Nov 1962 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.

Lori married Paul Andrew Shultz on 24 Jun 1995. (Paul Andrew Shultz was born on 27 Mar 1959 in Oxford, Benton County, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   626 M    i. Justin Argel Shultz was born on 27 Jan 1998.
448. Alan Joseph Hofmeyer (Thomas Edward Hofmeyer300, Emma Rose Reifel168, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 13 Jun 1964 in Fowler, Benton County, Indiana.

Alan married Polly Anne Kottkamp on 13 Jun 1982. (Polly Anne Kottkamp was born on 15 Aug 1966 in Monitor, Indiana.)


Their children were:

   627 M    i. Samuel Thomas Hofmeyer was born on 21 Jan 1990 in Otterbein, Benton/Tippecanoe, Indiana.
   628 M    ii. Benjamen Alan Hofmeyer was born on 26 Nov 1991 in Otterbein, Benton/Tippecanoe, Indiana.

Name is spelled "Benjamen" not "Benjamin"

451. William John Niehaus (William Charles Niehaus307, Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Mar 1968 in Notre Dame, Indiana.

William married Kendra Elizabeth Bond on 1 Nov 1997. (Kendra Elizabeth Bond was born on 1 Nov 1970 in Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts.)


Their children were:

   629 M    i. William Campbell Niehaus was born on 23 Oct 1998.
452. Amy Marie Elizabeth Niehaus (William Charles Niehaus307, Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 7 Jun 1969 in Morristown, Morris County, New Jersey.

Amy married Jeffrey Carr Edwards on 24 Aug 1996. (Jeffrey Carr Edwards was born on 16 Dec 1967 in Suffolk, Independent City County, Virginia.)


Their children were:

   630 F    i. Quincey Katherine Edwards was born on 22 Sep 2000 in Mechanicsville, Hanover County, Virginia. (Twin)
   631 M    ii. Spencer Raymond Edwards was born on 22 Sep 2000. (Twin)
454. Lori Marie Osterwisch (Clarissa Mary Niehaus308, Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 20 Apr 1963 in Homestead, Dade County, Florida.

Lori married Robert Carr Fenwick on 30 Dec 1983. (Robert Carr Fenwick was born on 24 Jul 1960 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

   632 M    i. Robert James Fenwick was born on 23 Jul 1985, died on 23 Jul 1985 and was buried in Cincinnati, Ohio, Gate of Heaven Cemetery.
   633 F    ii. Kristen Marie Fenwick was born on 23 Mar 1987 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
   634 M    iii. Ryan Christopher Fenwick was born on 12 May 1989 in Evanston, Cook County, Illinois.
455. James Gary Osterwisch (Clarissa Mary Niehaus308, Elizabeth Caroline Reifel174, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 3 May 1965 in Homestead, Dade County, Florida.

James married Suzanne Ruth Rase on 21 Aug 1993. (Suzanne Ruth Rase was born on 16 Oct 1962 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.)


Their children were:

   635 F    i. Paige Nicole Osterwisch was born on 9 Jan 1997 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
   636 M    ii. Nicholas Grant Osterwisch was born on 21 Apr 2000 in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio.
478. Rosemarie Lynn Bird (Theresa Magdalene Reifel321, Arthur John180, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 17 Mar 1957.

Rosemarie married Thomas Carnes on 7 Dec 1974.


Their children were:

   637 F    i. Amy Rene Carnes was born on 11 Jul 1975.
506. Yvonne Katherine Reifel (Ronald Edward328, Louis Frank182, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 13 Oct 1954.

Yvonne married Timothy Knowles.


Their children were:

   638 F    i. Phaedra Lynn Knowles was born on 6 Jul 1976.
507. Steven Michael Reifel (Ronald Edward328, Louis Frank182, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 2 Oct 1955.

Steven married Terri Shidler on 23 Oct 1975. (Terri Shidler was born about 1957.)


Their children were:

   639 M    i. Joshua Reifel was born on 31 Dec 1976.
   640 F    ii. Heather Reifel was born on 12 Aug 1978.
509. Pamela Jean Reifel (Ronald Edward328, Louis Frank182, Louis Herman77, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 2 Dec 1958.

Pamela married Charles Farrester.


Their children were:

   641 F    i. Nicole Noell Farrester was born on 14 Mar 1981.

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585. Joseph Peter Reifel (Peter Jeremiah429, Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 Aug 1970 in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.

Joseph married Wendy L. Smith on 31 Aug 1990. (Wendy L. Smith was born on 28 Nov 1970 in Federal Way, Washington.)


Their children were:

   642 F    i. Shaylee Reifel was born on 10 Jan 1989 in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.

Shaylee Reifel was adopted.

1. Adoption; 10 Jan 1990. Daughter of Wendy L. Smith, adopted by Joseph P. Reifel.

   643 M    ii. Anthony Peter Reifel was born on 10 Jan 1991 in Idaho Falls, Bonneville County, Idaho.
586. Robert James Reifel (Peter Jeremiah429, Charlton Edward296, Harry Charles167, Charles George Jr.70, Conrad Georg Sr.15, [3rd Child] Georg Jakob4, Georg Heinrich I1) was born on 21 Apr 1972 in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.

Robert married Heather Preston. (Heather Preston was born on 9 Sep 1973.)


Their children were:

   644 F    i. Brook Reifel was born on 24 Jan 1994 in Klamath Falls, Klamath County, Oregon.
   645 F    ii. Kayla Reifel was born on 29 Sep 1996 in Honolulu, Honolulu County, Hawaii.



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