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Sophia Koehsel Hilmes
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1836, Germany
Death: Apr. 14, 1918
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

From the April 18 edition of the Chicago Tribune, page 15; "HILMES-Sophia Hilmes, nee Koehsel, died suddenly, at her residence, 1758 W. 21st-pl., April 14, 1918, aged 83 years, beloved wife of Henry Hilmes, mother Mrs. Elizabeth Biermann, Mrs. Elizabeth Jennings, Fred, William, and Frank Hilmes, sister of John Koehsel. Funeral Friday at 2 p.m., from late home, 1758 W. 21st-pl., autos to Waldheim." 
 
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 Parents:
  Conrad Koehsel (1797 - 1875)
  Dorothea Rohden Koehsel (1810 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Heinrich Hilmes (1838 - 1918)
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth Selle Biermann (1859 - 1927)*
  Dorothea Selle Wahl (1859 - 1889)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sophia Koehsel Hilmes (1836 - 1918)
  William C. Koehsel (1843 - 1903)*
  John Ernst Koehsel (1848 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Sophia was married to a Selle before Henry. Been unable to find out his first name.
 
Burial:
Forest Home Cemetery
Forest Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Section B, Lot 68
 
Maintained by: Biermann
Originally Created by: Laura Aanenson
Record added: Apr 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50713963
Sophia <i>Koehsel</i> Hilmes
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Sophia <i>Koehsel</i> Hilmes
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Sophia <i>Koehsel</i> Hilmes
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Thinking of you today Sophia.
- Jill
 Added: Sep. 27, 2015
It took me awhile to find you my ggg grandma. Our family will always know you now. Rest in Peace.
- Biermann
 Added: Jun. 2, 2013
 
 
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