|Birth: ||Nov. 21, 1844, Germany|
|Death: ||Jul. 12, 1888, USA|
Born in Hannover, Germany.
John Bertelsman married Barbara Peter on January 12, 1869 in Wabash County. Barbara had previously been married to John Ankenbrand and it is unclear as to whether she divorced him or he died. Census records indicate Barbara had a total of nine children from her two marriages. The children listed on census for her marriage to John Bernard Bertelsman are: Mary; Ida; Frank; Fredric; Bernard; Edgar.
John served in the Civil War in Company L, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Missouri. After the war, he was employed as a harness maker in Mount Carmel.
Barbara A. Peter Bertelsman (1842 - 1917)*
Frank M. Bertelsman (1875 - 1960)*
Margaret B. Bertelsman (1877 - 1878)*
Frederick Bertelsman (1879 - 1897)*
Herbert A. Bertelsman (1882 - 1883)*
Old Rosehill Cemetery
Created by: Michelle Shreve
Record added: Sep 22, 2011
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