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Mary Ellen Zahn Himmel
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1874
Kankakee County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1956
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA

Third of six children of J. Dietrich and Sophia Brand Zahn, she was born in her parents farm home. Mary was a professional quality seamstress. She also taught in the local country school before marriage.

On Nov. 23, 1896 she married Edward Adam Himmel. They farmed in Iroquois Co. IL.

They had 4 children. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Johann Dietrich Zahn (1839 - 1916)
  Sophia Catharine Dorothea Henriette Brand Zahn (1849 - 1933)
 
 Spouse:
  Edward Adam Himmel (1875 - 1952)*
 
 Children:
  Dorothy Amanda Himmel (1897 - 1917)*
  Minerva Sophia Himmel (1899 - 1973)*
  Mary Evelyn Himmel Kaufmann (1901 - 1989)*
  Adam Edward Himmel (1906 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amelia Sophia Zahn Ebert (1870 - 1905)*
  John Christopher Zahn (1871 - 1953)*
  Mary Ellen Zahn Himmel (1874 - 1956)
  Dorothea Philipina Zahn Roeder (1875 - 1962)*
  Rosa Anna Zahn Steinberg (1879 - 1918)*
  Samuel Nathaniel Zahn (1881 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pine Ridge Cemetery
Loda
Iroquois County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Jul 22, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6627909
Mary Ellen <i>Zahn</i> Himmel
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Mary Ellen <i>Zahn</i> Himmel
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Blessings of your family surround your memory.
- Rosetta
 Added: Jul. 6, 2009
All your efforts in life shone with the glow of these flowers. Rest in peace.
- your great-niece
 Added: Jul. 26, 2004
 
 
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