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 Elisabeth Schneider

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Elisabeth Schneider

  • Birth 5 Oct 1819 Erndtebruck, Siegen-Wittgensteiner Landkreis, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
  • Death 29 Nov 1899 DeWitt County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Yorktown, DeWitt County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 110403370

Johann and Elisabeth Schneider (we are still trying to find her maiden name) left Bremerhaven on 27 Sep 1853 for the United States on the ship: JOH. ED. GROSSE.

They arrived in the United States (probably Galveston) on the Ed Grosse in 1853. Settled in DeWitt County, Texas.

From Galveston Immigration Database at the Texas Seaport Museum Family #: 17239 Galveston Immigration Database - Family Unit View

Ship: JOH. ED. GROSSE Date: 12/18/1853 Destination: DEWITT CO.

Port of Departure: BREMERHAVEN Date Departed: 09/27/1853

Family Last Name: SCHNEIDER Origin: GERMANY
d. Name Age Sex Occupation
1 JOH. 0 M na
2 ELIS. 0 F na

Johann and Elizabeth had three known children and details are known about the families of two of them.

John L. Schneider (1854-1936) m Mary Louise Schostag (1860-1936) in 1878
Elizabeth Schneider (1857-1904) m Frederick Gruetzmacher (1856-1900) in 1879.
Marie Schneider (1860-?) nothing else is known at this time.

Family Members



Hier Ruhet
Frau Elisabeth
Geb, Den 5. Oct. 1819
Gest. Den 29 Nov. 1899

Geboren in Schameder
Kreis Wittgenstein.
Ruhet Sanft





  • Maintained by: Larry Van Horn
  • Originally Created by: Eugene Cornelius
  • Added: 12 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110403370
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elisabeth Schneider (5 Oct 1819–29 Nov 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110403370, citing Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Yorktown, DeWitt County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Larry Van Horn (contributor 46839684) .