|Birth: ||May 13, 1840|
|Death: ||Apr. 6, 1911|
---Margaret immigrated to the USA and came to Illinois at some unknown date. The 1900 census states she became a naturalized citizen in 1864. She was known to have had brothers Henry Lilienthall-1835, and Fred Lillienthall, Henry was listed in Ill. in 1970 and Fred came to Texas and became a farmer in Brown Co.
---She married Peter Hinrich Garms (also from Schleswig, Germany) in Bloomington, McLean Co. Ill. on Oct. 13, 1864. The June 17, 1870 census lists Peter and his family in McLean Co. Ill, age 37, and from Holstein as was his parents and with sons William, Louis, and John, plus a brother-in-law Henry Lillienthal. Elizabeth, Henry, Caroline were born in Ill. and the rest ( Mary, Christina, Ben) were born in Texas. This would also indicate they came to Brown Co.,Texas near Bangs about 1876.
---He had nine children: William (Bill) Garms -1965, Louis Garms -1867, John Garms -1869, Elizabeth (Lizzy) Garms-1871, Henry Garms -1873, Carolina (Carrie) Garms [Wright], Mary Garms [Mosier] -1877, Christina Wilhelmina Garms [Tervooren]-1879, and Benjamin Peter Garms -1883.
---She was a housewife and her husband a farmer near Bangs, Texas.
Peter Hinrich Garms (1832 - 1915)*
William ( Bill or Will) Garms (1865 - 1961)*
Louis Garms (1867 - 1948)*
Christina (Tina) Wilhelmina Garms Tervooren (1879 - 1951)*
Benjamin Peter Garms (1883 - 1951)*
Clear Creek Cemetery
Created by: Warren Dale Tervooren
Record added: Mar 01, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10543349