|Birth: ||Sep. 21, 1872|
|Death: ||May 21, 1944|
Son of a US Civil War vet. BA Degree from Univ. of Illinois. Former teacher and Superintendant of Schools at various locations across Central Illinois (Homer, IL. in 1919). An avid student of the life and times of Abraham Lincoln. Owned a large library of books (many of which were passed along to his children and grandchildren). Never smoked or drank. Signed a "Temperance Pledge".
Married in Rushville, Illinois by Reverend J.B. Horney, Pastor First Methodist Evangelical Church. Witnesses: Herbet Nell, Nellie Noble.
SOURCE: marriage certificate from the church.
Groom: KUECHLER, CHARLES E.; Bride: STREMMEL, MARIE M.; Date: 10/17/1893; Vol./Page: C/230; Marriage Lic. #46; County: SCHUYLER Co. (IL.).
SOURCE: Illinois marriages database.
i. Edith Marie (1894-1956, married Clarence Orr).
ii. Amy Adelaide (1895-1989, married John Delos Hollowell on 23-Aug-1924).
iii. Ernest Charles (1896-1972, married Louise Long).
iv. Helen Elizabeth (1901-1995, m1.Leon Carpenter, divorced, m2.Joseph F. Scott).
v. Emma Louise (1910-2010, married Wilbur John Kuhman).
Death certif #0020364, Normal, Illinois. Had been living with daughter, E. Louise in Yorkville, Illinois - at the time of his death.
Historical spelling of family name was with an "Umlaut" over the "U", i.e. "KÜCHLER".)
Edward Ernest Kuechler (1841 - 1930)
Emma Katharina Wankel Kuechler (1850 - 1939)
Mary Marie Stremmel Kuechler (1874 - 1941)
Edith Marie Kuechler Orr (1894 - 1956)*
Amy Adelaide Kuechler Hollowell (1895 - 1992)*
Ernest Charles Kuechler (1896 - 1972)*
Helen Elizabeth Kuechler Scott (1901 - 1994)*
Emma Louise Kuechler Kuhman (1910 - 2010)*
Charles Edward Kuechler (1872 - 1944)
Richard P. Kuechler (1874 - 1959)*
Rudolph William Kuechler (1875 - 1961)*
Note: Plot: O-35-#2
Park Hill Cemetery and Mausoleum
Maintained by: Robert Kuhmann
Originally Created by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
Record added: Mar 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10647968