Herman Heinrich Dieckbernd

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Herman Heinrich Dieckbernd

Born in Westercappelin, Germany; immigrated to the US around 1865
Oct 27, 1921, pg.1 , St. Charles Banner News, St. Charles, MO


Herman Dickbernd, 88 years old, died at his residence 927 South Fifth Street at 4 o'clock yesterday afternoon. Mr. Dickbernd, a retired coal miner formerly worked in the mines west of St. Charles. He is a native of Germany and came to the United States and St. Charles about 60 years ago residing here ever since. He is survived by several grown children. His wife Mrs. Catherine Dickbernd died several years ago. The funeral will take place at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon from the residence to the St. Johns Evangelical church at 2:30 o'clock. Interment will follow in the cemetery of that congregation.
Marian Brune McCreary

Baltimore Passenger & IMmigration Lists Volume 2 1851-1872
Herman Dickbernd
male, age 32, farmer, place of origin was Prussia, place od Destination was St. Louis, Ship Name Freihandel, ship type: Bark, port of Departure was Bremen, date of arrival was Sept 14, 1865
natl archive series no. 14
microfilm number M255
list number 31.

1868 Missouri State Census, St. Charles County, transcribed by Carrol Geerling, 1998
Dickbernd, Herman, age 21-45 M
Wilhelmina 21-45 F
Sophia -10 F
Mary -10 F

1870 Federal Missouri Census, St. Charles County, City of St. Charles, page 401, line 19 indexed as Dickband
Diekbernd, Herman 37 MW Coal Miner $1400 Prussia
Catherina 34 FW Keeping House Prussia
Mary 7 FW Prussia
Catherine 3 FW MO
Henry W. 1 MW MO
Freese, Henry W. 61? MW Wood??wer? Prussia

1876 Census of St. Charles County, transcribed by Carrol Geerling, 1988, page 12E
Dickbernd, Herman Henry, age 21-45 M
Cath Marie, age 21-45 F
Sophie, age 10-18 F
Mary E., age -10 F
Henry W, age -10 M
F.W., age -10 M
Wilhelmina S, age -10 F

1880 Federal Census, St. Charles Co, MO., Vol 29, ED 198, Sheet, Line 19
4th Street, family #85
Dickbernd, H.H. WM 46 Coal Digger Prussia, Prussia, Prussia
Cate WF 44 Wife Keep House, Prussia, Prussia, Prussia
Sophia WF 17 Dau at home, Prussia, Prussia, Prussia
M.E. WF 12 Dau at home, MO, Prussia, Prussia
H.W. WM 10 son at home, MO, Prussia, Prussia
F.W. WM 8 son at home, MO, Prussia, Prussia
W.G. WF 5 dau at home, MO, Prussia, Prussia
A.H. WM 11/12 July, son at home, MO, Prussia, Prussia
Freese, H. W. WM 71, widowed, father-in-law at home, Prussia, Prussia, Prussia

1900 Federal MO Census, St. Charles 1 Ward T623 roll 886 p. 248, St. Charles City, West 5 1/2 St.?
Dieckbernd, Herman H Head WM July 5, 1833 66 Marr 37 yrs Germ Germ Germ, 1885 immigrated, Alien status, Laborer
Cathrina M wife WF Mar 13, 1836 64 Marr 37 yrs 7 children, 6 living Germ Germ Germ
Henry W Aug 26, 1859/69? 30 Single MO Germ Germ Car? Builder

1910 can't find a record

1920 Federal MO Census, St. Charles 1 Ward T625 944 p. 160 927 5th St.
Brinkman, Herman Head Own 52 Marr WestCap MO Moulder Car Works
Mary wife 52 marr WestCap WestCap
Edwin 19 MO MO MO Shoe Worker Shoe Factory
Hilda 14 MO MO MO
Edna 10 MO MO MO
Dickbein, Herman fath-in-law MW 86 Wid 1865 NA 1886 none Westercap Westercap Westercap

Book, Steinbrinkers Register of Funerals, 1911-1939 by St. Charles Co. Genealogical Society shows:
p. #2348 Dickbernd, Herman Henry (at Hom Brinkmans) 927 S. 5th , age 88 years, 3 months, 15 days, died Oct 18, 1921, buried Oct 20, 1921

Book, St. Charles County MO Cemetery Records transcribed by Gertrude Pfeiffer Johnson, St. Johns UCC, 6th & Boones lick Rd., St. Charles shows H.H. Dieckbernd born in Westerkappeln with Katharina, 7-5-1833 10-18-1921, wife Katharina Maria Dieckbernd nee Freese 3-13-1836 6-16-1908, burial St. Johns UCC, Sec=B, lot=35, p. 96, one stone

Death Certificate:
#27131, MO State Board of Health, Herman Henry Dickbernd, (indexed as Dickens) of 927 S. 5th St., St. Charles, St. Charles Co., MO died Oct 18, 1921 at age 88 years, 3 months, 13 days in City of St. Charles after living here 60 years, 60 years in USA. He was male, white, widowed, wife was Catherine Dickbernd. Occupation was retired coal miner. Born July 5, 1833, Germany, father was John Henry Dickbernd, and mother unknown, per informant Henry Dickbernd, St. Charles, MO. He died of Broken Compensation (cardiac) 3 days contributory general Arteriosclerosis 4 years. Buried at St. John Cemetery on Oct 20, 1921, Steinbrinker Furn Co., St. Charles, MO.

Thank you, Marian Brune McCreary





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