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Birth: 1794
Bern, Switzerland
Death: Jul. 10, 1885
Goshen (Elkhart County)
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA

My 3rd great grandfather who came to the US with his family at the age of 63 in 1853. He was born in Hellsau, Koppigen, Bern, Switzerland.
s/o Jacob Kaufmann and Verena Geissbuhler. Husband of Verena Schaer, who is buried in Ohio, most likely in Ashland County. The couple had 12 children, some of whom came with him to the States or followed him at a later date. A few of the children remained in Switzerland or died in Switzerland before the parents came to the US.
Children whose resting places are unknown to me: Verena Ropp 1821-1890 Wayne County, Ohio; Elizabeth Walther 1822-? Switzerland; Infant 1824-1824 Switzerland; Anna Marie Muetzenburg 1825-? Switzerland; Anna Nyffeler 1828-? Switzerland; Catherina 1831-1836 Switzerland and, Child 1833-1833 Switzerland. 
 
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 Children:
  Samuel Kauffman (1820 - 1865)*
  Verena Kaufmann Ropp (1821 - 1890)*
  Anna Barbara Kaufmann Bandelier (1826 - 1883)*
  Christina Kaufmann Bickel (1829 - 1915)*
  John Kauffman (1835 - 1923)*
  Catherine Kaufmann Hollenbaugh (1837 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oakridge Cemetery
Goshen (Elkhart County)
Elkhart County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Carol Brothers
Record added: Jun 15, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8939245
David Kaufmann
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1853
- Wanda Kauffman Hoffman
 Added: Jul. 27, 2012
Kauffman reunion is Sunday, June 10th.
- Wanda Kauffman Hoffman
 Added: Jun. 8, 2012

- Carol Brothers
 Added: Jun. 6, 2012
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