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Christena Barbara Sexauer Arnold
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Birth: May 3, 1825, Germany
Death: Nov. 16, 1904
Clayton County
Iowa, USA

Christena was born in Ottenheim , Germany the daughter of Christian and Maria Barbara (Löffel) Sexauer.

After completing high school she studied to be a midwife. She went to Strasburg to finish her course, as far as she could go, only married woman received diplomas. After her marriage she returned to get her diploma and was ordained a midwife.

The family came to the United States and settled in Iowa. Christena worked hard on the farm and as a midwife, delivering babies for people many miles around. 
 
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 Parents:
  Maria Barbara Loeffel Sexauer (1796 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Johann Gottlob Friedrich Arnold (1813 - 1870)*
 
 Children:
  Frederick K. Jacob Arnold (1845 - 1907)*
  Christina Barbara Arnold Hartwick (1847 - 1936)*
  Mary Barbara Arnold Griffen (1851 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Giard Cemetery
Farmersburg
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Dora
Record added: May 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89971541
Christena Barbara <i>Sexauer</i> Arnold
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