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Freda J.L. Wendorf Bowser
Birth: Feb. 11, 1881
Berlin, Germany
Death: Mar. 24, 1949
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA

Daughter of Christian Freidrich Theodore and Caroline H. "Lena" Lembke][12/23/1844-8/3/1923] Wendorf.

She came to America when she was 2 years old, the family settled in Butler Township, Calhoun Co Michigan.

Siblings: August [10/19/1876-12/8/1926], Chris/Charles[1/7/1867-5/13/1922], John [1886-1982], Bertha [1878-1954] M-Sweet, William [11/15/1870-11/30/1949]

First Marriage to Charles Hall 3-30-1901 in Teksonsha, Michigan

Married, George Bowser on October 13, 1904 in Coldwater, Michigan.


1.Alvin Bowser

2.Dorothy Bell Bowser b.1.14.1903
Name: Ray H Zull
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date: 19 Apr 1924
Event Place: Goshen, Elkhart, Indiana
Alternate Event Place:
Registration Place: , Elkhart, Indiana, United States
Marriage License Date: 19 Apr 1924
Residence Place: Coldwater, , Michigan
Gender: Male
Age : 21
Number of Previous Marriages: 1
Birth Date: 14 Jan 1903
Birthplace: Coldwater, , Michigan
Father's Name: Edgar C Zull
Mother's Name: Olive L Drury
Spouse's Name: Dorothy Belle Bowser
Spouse's Residence Place: Coldwater, , Michigan
Spouse's Gender: Female
Spouse's Age (: 19
Spouse's Previous Marriage Number: 1
Spouse's Race : White
Spouse's Birth Date: 24 Aug 1905
Spouse's Birthplace: Mongo, , Indiana
Spouse's Father's Name: George Bowser
Spouse's Mother's Name: Freeda Wendorf

3.Arthur Bowser

4.Hazel Bowser

5.Lester Bowser

6.Mildred Bowser

7.Milford Bowser

8.Irene Bowser


1900 Butler Twp Branch Co Mi
Head Chris Windorf M 66 Germany
Wife Lena Windorf F 56 Germany
Son Gus Windorf M 24 Germany
Daughter Freda Windorf F 19 Germany
Son Chris Windorf M 16 Germany
Son John Windorf M 13 Germany

1910 Clarendon, Mi
Head George Bowser M 33 Ohio
Wife Freda Bowser F 29 Germany
Son Alvin Bowser M 7 Michigan
Daughter Dorotha Bowser F 4 Michigan
Son Arthur Bowser M 1 Michigan

1930 Jackson, Mi
Head George Bowser M 51 Michigan
Wife Freda Bowser F 49 Germany
Daughter Hazel J Bowser F 18 Michigan
Son Lester C Bowser M 13 Michigan
Daughter Irene C Bowser F 6 Michigan

1940 Clarendon, Michigan
Head George Bowser M 63 Ohio
Wife Freida Bowser F 60 Germany
Daughter Irene Bowser F 17 Michigan

Name: Charles Hall
Age : 22 years
Birth Year: 1879
Birthplace: Mich
Spouse's Name: Freda Wendorf
Spouse's Age: 20 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1881
Spouse's Birthplace: Germany
Event Date: 30 Mar 1901
Event Place: Tekonsha, Calhoun, Michigan
Father's Name: O. Hall
Mother's Name: Eva Morley
Spouse's Father's Name: C. Wendorf
Spouse's Mother's Name: Unknown

Name: George Bowser
Age : 27 years
Birth Year: 1877
Birthplace: Ohio
Spouse's Name: Freda Hall
Spouse's Age : 23 years
Spouse's Birth Year: 1881
Spouse's Birthplace: Canada
Event Date: 13 Oct 1904
Event Place: Coldwater, Branch, Michigan
Father's Name: Josiah Bowser
Mother's Name: Matilda Snook
Spouse's Father's Name: Wendorf
Spouse's Mother's Name: Unknown

Name: Freda J Bowser
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 24 Mar 1949
Event Place: Homer, Calhoun, Michigan, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 68
Marital Status: Married
Birth Date: 11 Feb 1881
Birthplace: Germany
Birth Year : 1881

Name: Lena Wendorf
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 03 Aug 1923
Event Place: Butler, Branch, Michigan, United States
Gender: Female
Age: 78
Marital Status: Widowed
Birth Date: 23 Dec 1844
Birthplace: Germany
Birth Year (Estimated): 1845
Father's Name: Joseph Lemke
Family links: 
  Christian Freidrich Theodore Wendorf (1843 - 1913)
  Johanna Caroline Christiana Lembke Wendorf (1844 - 1923)
  George W Bowser (1877 - 1957)
  Alvin A Bowser (1902 - 1977)*
  Dorothy Belle Bowser Zimmerman (1905 - 1978)*
  Arthur Deforest Bowser (1908 - 1923)*
  Hazel J Bowser Roberts (1911 - 1960)*
  Milford Bowser (1913 - 1913)*
  Lester Clarence Bowser (1916 - 1971)*
  Mildred Bowser (1919 - 1921)*
  Irene Charlotte Bowser Weiss (1923 - 1974)*
  August Wendorf (1876 - 1926)*
  Bertha L. Wendorf Sweet (1878 - 1954)*
  Freda J.L. Wendorf Bowser (1881 - 1949)
  Christian Johann Wendorf (1884 - 1954)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Calhoun County
Michigan, USA
Created by: Bushong Weiss
Record added: Nov 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61028417
Freda J.L. <i>Wendorf</i> Bowser
Added by: Bushong Weiss
Freda J.L. <i>Wendorf</i> Bowser
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