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Eliese Marisa "Lizzie" Stiegelmeyer Claussen
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1864, Germany
Death: Jan. 2, 1929
Cass County
Iowa, USA

Eliese immigrated with her father from Schleswig-Holstein Germany when whe was 7 years old, after her mother had died. They settled in Batesville Indiana, then moved to Lincoln Nebraska a year later. Lizzie used to take homemade bread to the railroad workers. This is where she met her future husband Herman Hinrick Claussen.

Passenger's Name: Elise Stiegelmeyer
Age: 7
Occupation: Child
Last Residence: Prussia
Date of Arrival: Jun 4, 1870
Final Destination: United States
Ship's Name: Hannover
Port of Embarkation: Bremen
Port of Debarkation: New York 
Family links: 
  Herman Hinrick Claussen (1864 - 1951)
  Antje Margareta Emma Claussen Baier (1886 - 1969)*
  Friederick Claus Claussen (1889 - 1973)*
  Minnie Machdalena Claussen Tibken (1891 - 1969)*
  Amelia Carolina Emma Claussen Peterman (1893 - 1978)*
  Georg Johann Claussen (1894 - 1983)*
  William Chris Claussen (1896 - 1973)*
  Otto Herman Claussen (1899 - 1981)*
  Carl Detlef Claussen (1900 - 1985)*
  Olinda Eliese Claussen Sheumaker (1905 - 1939)*
  Albert Heinrick Claussen (1906 - 1980)*
  Rudolf Ludwig Claussen (1906 - 1976)*
*Calculated relationship
Franklin Lutheran Cemetery
Cass County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Row 8
Created by: Deb
Record added: Sep 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21480357
Eliese Marisa Lizzie <i>Stiegelmeyer</i> Claussen
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Eliese Marisa Lizzie <i>Stiegelmeyer</i> Claussen
Added by: Deb
Eliese Marisa Lizzie <i>Stiegelmeyer</i> Claussen
Added by: Deb
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I am so sorry your Mother passed away when you were so young. I loved the photos and your story. May you rest in Heavenly Peace.
- GLiveoak
 Added: Jun. 13, 2013

- Satoris LeFier
 Added: Dec. 11, 2009

 Added: May. 8, 2009

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