Maria Wilhelmina “Mina” <I>Ricker</I> Humberg

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Maria Wilhelmina “Mina” Ricker Humberg

  • Birth 1 Dec 1852 Putnam County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 31 Mar 1930 Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
  • Burial Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA
  • Memorial ID 99773364

Maria Wilhemina (Philomena) Ricker was the daughter of Johann George and Maria Anna Turner. Funeral record states that she was born in Ohio in December 1, 1852; while US Census records indicate she was born in Ohio in May 1853. As her baptismal entry was not found in the St. John the Baptist church records, it is possible that she may have been born as the family was immigrating to settle in Glandorf, Ohio.

She is listed as George Ricker's daughter in the 1860 US Census, Greensburg Twp., Putnam County, Ohio.

She is listed as Louis Landwher's stepdaughter in the 1870 US Census, Monterey Twp., Putnam County, Ohio.

On 22 Jan 1874, she married John Matthias Hoffmann at St. Johns Church in Delphos, OH.

She is listed as John Mathias Hoffmann's wife (23 yrs ) in the 1880 US Census, Washington Twp., Van Wert County, Ohio. Living with Children Henry (4) and David (2), Mathias' mother Mary Hoffman (66 from Germany) and brother Henry Hoffman (38 from Ohio).

She is listed as John Matthias Hoffmann's wife (47 yrs) in the 1900 US Census, Bradshaw & Cleveland Twps., Clay County, Arkansas. Living with children David (21 yrs), Hatie (20 yrs), John (15 yrs), Frances (12 yrs), Louis (9 yrs), Frank (7 yrs) and Tracy (4 yrs).

She is listed as John Matthias Hoffmann's wife in the 1910 US Census, Roanoke Twp., Randolf County, Arkansas. Davis, Frank and Tracy are living with their parents.

After John Matthias' death in 1914, She re-married to Bernard Humberg on 27 June 1916 in Randolf County, Arkansas.

Information contained in a Funeral Home record, as provided by her daughter Anna Theresa "Tracey" (Hoffman) Blissenbach, indicated Maria died at her residence on 31 March 1930. Funeral services were held on April 1, 1930 and she is buried in St. Paul Cemetery, Pocahontas, Arkansas

Gravesite Details Cemetery Records Listing "Humberg Johanna,[Ricker] 76 widow of John M. Mar 31 1930 "





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  • Added: 28 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 99773364
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Wilhelmina “Mina” Ricker Humberg (1 Dec 1852–31 Mar 1930), Find A Grave Memorial no. 99773364, citing Saint Paul Cemetery, Pocahontas, Randolph County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by kricker61 (contributor 47970999) .