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 August Schweickert

August Schweickert

Birth
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death 28 Dec 1895 (aged 77)
Springville, Erie County, New York, USA
Burial Springville, Erie County, New York, USA
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Memorial ID 6629849 · View Source
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Son of Daniel Schweickert (1788-1846)
& Johanna Katharina Schafer (1789-1852)
{The Ancestors of Raymond Francis Schweickert}

Born 14 November 1818
Wiesental, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany
Baptized: 15 Nov 1818 in Wiesental, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany
Godparents: Augustin Vogele
Occupation: farmer on Dutch Hill Road in Ashford twp, New York
Married 1st
Maria Josepha Heft(1822-1860){Family Page}
Sep 1845 in Wiesental, Karlsruhe, Baden, Germany
Witnesses: Johan Adam Kark & Karl Kuge
Residence: Ashford, Cattaraugus county, New York
Children:Rosa N. Schweickert {Lapp} (1844-1921)
Josephine Schweickert {Fuchs} (1848-1921)
John M. Schweickert (1853-1934)
Ludwig "Lewis C." Schweickert (1855-1862)
Theresa Catherine Schweickert {Knoll} (1858-D)
Mary J. Schweickert {Graff} {Federspiel} (1860-1902)
August and Maria, along with their children Rosa, Josephina and Johannes,
arrived in New York on the ship Statesman on 15 Nov 1853
The family name is listed in Ellis Island records as Swigert
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Married 2nd
Married Katherine Schuhmacher {Kessler}(1835-1915)
Oct 1865 in St. Aloysius RC church, Springville, Erie county, New York
Witnesses: Martin Schuhmacher & Martin Zimmermann
Residence: Springville, Erie county, New York
Ashford twp, Cattaraugus county, New York (1880)
Children:
Henry Schweickert (1867-1935)
Augustus Schweickert (1870-1872)
Katherina Schweickert (about 1873-1877)
Franciska Ludovica Schweickert (1875-1875)
Clara Genevieve Schweickert {Simmons} (1878-1952)
Died 28 Dec 1895
August became a US citizen on 18 Jan 1854 in Cattaraugus, NY.
August was one of the founding members of St. Aloysius church in Springville,
and his name is engraved on the church bell.
The Springville-Wiesental Connection
A Genealogy of Families Who Left Wiesental, Baden, Germany And Settled Near Springville, New York, USA in the 2nd Half of the 19th Century.



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  • Maintained by: BAB/FNB
  • Originally Created by: Thomas A Hawkins
  • Added: 23 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6629849
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for August Schweickert (14 Nov 1818–28 Dec 1895), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6629849, citing Saint Aloysius Roman Catholic Cemetery, Springville, Erie County, New York, USA ; Maintained by BAB/FNB (contributor 48552817) .