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Charles Johann Frederick "Carl" Beyer
Birth: Apr. 3, 1858
McLean County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1942
Merrick County
Nebraska, USA

Son of John C. Beyer and Maria Rossow?; husband of Bertha Zillmann whom he married 11 Aug 1889 in Grand Island, Hall Co., NE.

Charles and Bertha were the parents of eleven children: Carl Johann Andreas, John August, William Franz Walter, Bertha Anna Maria, Walter Friedrich Jacob, Charles Heinrich, Esther Rose, Emma Elizabeth Wilhelmina, Maria Anna Emma, Clara Else and Rosa Helene Beyer.

"Palmer Journal" [Palmer, Merrick Co., NE], 11 Jun 1942:

Charles Beyer Passed Away
Early Saturday Morn

Carl J. F. Beyer passed away at his home in Palmer at an early hour last Saturday morning at the advanced age of 84 years, 8 months and 3 days.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at St. John's Lutheran Church in Palmer conducted by his pastor, Rev. B. Holm, and burial was made in the Palmer cemetery. Pall bearers were: Walter Ruff, Albert Ruff, Fred Ruff, Henry Ruff, Henry Langenhader, all of Grand Island, and J. H. McGonagle of Palmer.

Carl John Friedrich Beyer was born April 3, 1858 at Bloomington, Ill., and departed this life at his home in Palmer, June 6, 1942.

At the age of ten he came with his parents to Nebraska who took up a homestead near Grand Island. He continued to make this place his home at the demise of his parents until the year 1915 when he retired from active farm work and located in Palmer. Here he spent the reclining years of his life, being always active up to the last.

In the year 1889, August 11, he was united in marriage to Bertha Zillmann. This union was blessed with 11 children, four of whom preceded him in death. One child died in early infancy. William was lost in France during the first World War. Walter died some years ago in Utah and a daughter Emma was removed from the family circle in 1930. His wife died in 1921.

He leaves to mourn his departure, seven children: John of Pasadena, California; Bertha of Palmer; Charles and Mrs. Rose Foster of Los Angeles, Calif.; Mrs. Esther Peterson of Monrovia, Calif.; Mrs. Mary Page of Grand Island and Mrs. Howard [Clara] Winkler, at present in Palmer; also four grandchildren and a large circle of relatives and friends.
Family links: 
  John Christian Beyer (1818 - 1883)
  Maria Rossow? Beyer (1832 - 1885)
  Bertha Zillmann Beyer (1870 - 1921)
  Carl Johann Andreas Beyer (1890 - 1897)*
  John August Beyer (1891 - 1972)*
  William F. Beyer (1893 - 1918)*
  Bertha Anna Emma Beyer (1895 - 1985)*
  Esther Rose Beyer Reade (1902 - 1983)*
  Emma Elizabeth Wilhelmina Beyer (1904 - 1930)*
  Maria Anna Emma Beyer Page (1907 - 1990)*
  Clara E. Beyer Winkler (1909 - 1994)*
  Rose Helene Beyer Foster (1912 - 1979)*
  Wilhelmina F. Beyer Ruff (1853 - 1918)*
  Charles Johann Frederick Beyer (1858 - 1942)
*Calculated relationship
Rose Hill Cemetery
Merrick County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: 296
Maintained by: J.K.Erickson
Originally Created by: Linda Berney
Record added: Aug 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57738375
Charles Johann Frederick Carl Beyer
Added by: Carol Page Tilson
Charles Johann Frederick Carl Beyer
Added by: Carol Page Tilson
Charles Johann Frederick Carl Beyer
Added by: Linda Berney
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Rest well, grandfather, rest well.
- Carol Page Tilson
 Added: Apr. 20, 2011
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