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Adam Frederick Behler
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Birth: Aug. 7, 1854
Bucyrus
Crawford County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1914
Lowell
Kent County
Michigan, USA

Adam Frederick Behler, son of Leonard Behler and Anna Margarete Mack, was born at or near Bucyrus, Crawford County, Ohio, 7 August 1854. He married Sarah Magdaline Helrigel 24 March 1881 at Bowne Township, Kent County, Michigan.

The Adam Frederick family lived in a one room log cabin from 1881 to 1888 which had been built by his father, all made out of rough material and put up with ax and auger. The Leonard Behler family had occupied this log cabin until about 1880 when a frame house was built. Then Adam Frederick, a son, occupied the log house from 1881 to 1888. Adam rented the family farm for nine years and then subsequently bought the homestead of 120 acres in 1893. He died 7 July 1914 at Lowell; after his death, the farm passed into the hands of his sons Allen Leonard. and John Elmer. 
 
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 Parents:
  Leonard Behler (1819 - 1897)
  Anna Margarete Mäck Behler (1822 - 1907)
 
 Spouse:
  Sarah Magdeline Helrigel Behler (1860 - 1951)
 
 Children:
  Minnie Geneva Behler Montague (1881 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Valentine Behler (1848 - 1918)*
  Jacob Frederick Behler (1851 - 1907)*
  Adam Frederick Behler (1854 - 1914)
  Mary A Behler Cline (1856 - 1928)*
  Christina Elizabeth Behler (1859 - 1861)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Merriman Cemetery
Alto
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Plot: D-34,GRAVE 5
 
Maintained by: Susan Montague Lundt
Originally Created by: Dawn Irwin
Record added: Jul 27, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15057209
Adam Frederick Behler
Added by: Susan Wallace
 
Adam Frederick Behler
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- Susan Montague Lundt
 Added: Apr. 7, 2011
2 SARAH MAGDALENA HELRIGEL b. Feb 17, 1860 (Ontario) d. 1951 or 1952 --age 92 m. May 24, 1881 (Browne, Kent Co., ON) ADAM F. BEHLER b. Aug 1955 (Crawford Co., OH) d. 1914 --about age 59Magdalena was the 9th child of Wm. & S...(Read more)
- George Russell
 Added: Mar. 16, 2011
 
 
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