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Regina Lee Abeln
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1797
Hanover, Germany
Death: Dec. 15, 1885
Lee County
Iowa, USA

Born in Wehm (parish in Werlte)

Joseph LEE

Married Nicolaus "Claus" ABELN. Nicolaus was born October 9, 1798, baptized in Werlte. He died sometime before 1860; his wife and 2 sons were listed on the census without him. His parents were Herman ABELEN and Tecla DIRKES.

Emigration: Arrived in New Orleans, Louisianna, USA on January 3, 1846 on the ship "Mata" with her husband and children.

Children: all born in Hanover, Germany

Tekla (aka Thecla) TONJES
born November 19, 1822, Wiste (parish in Werlte) married April 14, 1846 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA to Anton TONJES, a milk dealer in Hanover. Anton was born October 3, 1814, in Lahn (parish in Werlte) to Dirk TONNIES (aka TENNIES, TOENJES) and Margaret MEERJAN (aka MERIENS). Tekla and Anton's children are: Theodore TOENJES, born 1847 in St. Louis; Nicolaus TOENJES, born 1848 in St. Louis; John, born about 1854 in Missouri; Herman TONNIES, born about 1856 in Missouri; Lena/Regina TONNIES born about 1858 in Missouri.

Joseph ABELN
born 1824, Wiste

born about 1827, probably in Wiste

M. Catherine ABELN
born 1829, Wiste
died 1846

born 1831, Werlte parish
first marriage TONNIES or TONJES
second marriage STOWIJK or STOLWYK

Regina ABELN
born 1834, Werlte parish

Johan Herman ABELN
born 1837
married Elisabeth BLANKES
occupation: Brickmolder

born 1840, Wiste
married HESS
occupation: Brickmolder
Gethsemane Cemetery
Fort Madison
Lee County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Laura (Matten-Johnson) S...
Record added: Jul 20, 2009
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Regina <i>Lee</i> Abeln
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