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George Wilhelm Stremmel
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1834, Germany
Death: Jan. 31, 1885
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA

Born in Dillenburg, Hessen, Germany. Believed to have been named: Wilhelm Georg Joseph Stremmel. Like many German names, the first and middle names appear in the records, at times, in a shuffled or inverted order. Came to USA in 1855. Resided at: North Liberty Street, Rushville, Illinois. Member of the German M.E. Methodist Church, of Rushville, IL. Married Elizabeth Mary Schramm on 04-Sep-1856. Died at his residence in Rushville, IL, of a tumor in the stomach, aged 50yrs, 10mos. 10dys. Buried in Rushville, city cemetery, Rushville, Illinois.

Birth records of the Stremmel family (see pix):

Wilhelm Joseph Stremmel 20 Marz 1834
Elizabeth Schramm geb 14 April 1833

i. Will. Stremmel geboren 23 August 1859
ii. Lena Stremmel geboren 18 August 1861
iii. Louisa Stremmel geb 23 Juli 1863
iv. Mina Stremmel geboren 11 Juli 1866
v. Margaret Stremmel geboren 23 Juli 1868
vi. Liza Stremmel geboren 15 Juli 1870
vii. Marie Stremmel geb 8 Mai 1874

(Transcription from the German script by Robert C. Kuhman, grandson of Charles Edward Kuechler and Marie Stremmel-Kuechler.)
Family links: 
  Eberwein Leonhard Stremmel (1779 - 1854)
  Anna Margarethe Simon Stremmel (1793 - 1859)
  Elizabeth Mary Schramm Stremmel (1833 - 1899)*
  William G Stremmel (1859 - 1936)*
  Helena Stremmel Naught (1861 - 1887)*
  Louisa Stremmel Glandon (1863 - 1951)*
  Wilhelmina Annette Stremmel Naught (1866 - 1952)*
  Margaret Minerva Stremmel Paisley (1868 - 1945)*
  Eliza Elizabeth Stremmel Aten (1870 - 1969)*
  Mary Marie Stremmel Kuechler (1874 - 1941)*
*Calculated relationship
George Stremmel
Born Mar 20 1834
Died Jan 31 1885
Elizabeth his wife
Born Apr 14 1833
Died Nov 23 1899
Rushville City Cemetery
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Robert Kuhmann
Record added: Jun 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38213248
George Wilhelm Stremmel
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
George Wilhelm Stremmel
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
George Wilhelm Stremmel
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
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Great-grandpa, I would have enjoyed meeting and knowing you... Rest In Peace.
- Robert Kuhmann
 Added: Apr. 30, 2010

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