|Birth: ||Feb. 8, 1820|
|Death: ||Sep. 16, 1888|
Johann's parents were Wilhelm Schneider and Anna Catharine Wahl. Johann was christened 11 Feb 1820 in Evangelisch, Erndtebrueck, Westfalen, Prussia.
Johann and Elisabeth Schneider (we are still trying to find her maiden name) left Bremerhaven on 27 Sep 1853 for the United States on the ship: JOH. ED. GROSSE.
They arrived in the United States (probably Galveston) on the Ed Grosse in 1853. Settled in DeWitt County, Texas.
From Galveston Immigration Database at the Texas Seaport Museum Family #: 17239 Galveston Immigration Database - Family Unit View
Ship: JOH. ED. GROSSE Date: 12/18/1853 Destination: DEWITT CO.
Port of Departure: BREMERHAVEN Date Departed: 09/27/1853
Family Last Name: SCHNEIDER Origin: GERMANY
Name Age Sex Occupation
1 JOH. 0 M na
2 ELIS. 0 F na
Johann and Elizabeth had three known children and details are known about the families of two of them.
John L. Schneider (1854-1936) m Mary Louise Schostag (1860-1936) in 1878
Elizabeth Schneider (1857-1904) m Frederick Gruetzmacher (1856-1900) in 1879.
Marie Schneider (1860-?) nothing else is known at this time.
Elisabeth Schneider (1819 - 1899)*
John L. Schneider (1854 - 1936)*
Elisabeth Gruetzmacher (1857 - 1904)*
Geb, Den 8.Feb.1820
Gest. Den 16.Sept.1888
Geboren in Schameder
Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery
Maintained by: Larry Van Horn
Originally Created by: Eugene Cornelius
Record added: May 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 110403376