Arrived in USA 5-25-1852, settling in Montgomery County, Mo. Wed Katherine Felling on 3-14-1853 @ the St George's Church in Hermann, Mo. They had 9 children of which 8 were born & baptisted @ St Martin Church, Montgomery Co.
unknown burial of Johan Alders 1864-1864 baptisted @ St Martins Church Moved to Weston area Annie the 9th child was born DC states she was born in Beverly, Mo 10-18-1870 Sometime after 1880 they moved to St Joe. He & Katherine were first buried @ Calvary Cemetery and then moved to Mount Olivet.