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Edward & Hermina Zuehsow - Germany to Illinois
Posted by: Linda Phillips (ID *****0060) Date: May 07, 2002 at 18:12:03
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Looking for anyone with information on Edward and Hermina Zuehsow who went from Germany to Illinois.

Edward Zuehsow was born 13 Jan 1857 in Lauenburg, Germany,
died 5 Jun 1939 in Chicago, IL. His parents, both born in Lauenburg, Germany,were Edward Zuehsow and Johanna Mueller. He was buried in Concordia Cemetery in Forest Park, IL. (This is according to Edward's death certificate.)

Edward's wife was Hermina Caroline Glienke. She was born 30 Dec 1858 in Boschpal, Germany. She died 29 Jun 1938 in Chicago, IL. Her parents, both born in Boschpol, were Christ Glienke, and mother's name unknown. She is also buried in Concordia Cemetery. (This is according to Hermina's death certificate.)

According to the 1920 Census for Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, they immigrated to the US in 1882. They were Naturalized in 1890. Edward and Hermina married on 21 Jul 1883 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, according to the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Vol. #00E, License #00073403. They had three children:

1. Paul Zuehsow, born 15 Apr 1884, died 13 Feb 1898 in Cook Co., Illinois of a burst appendix. (According to death cert.)

2. William Henry Zuehsow, Sr., born 20 Dec 1885 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illlinois, died 21 May 1972 in Oak Park, Cook Co., Illinois. Buried in Elm Lawn Cemetery, Illinois.

He married Bertha Bernadina Otille Amalie Krefft on 17 Jun 1916 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois. (Bertha had a daughter, Genevieve, from a previous marriage.)

They had 5 sons:

a. Wilber Herman Zuehsow, b-17 Jun 1917
in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois. He
married Judy and they had 3 children:

1. Anita Zuehsow
2. William Zuehsow, b-19 Mar 1958, d-10 Mar 1996 in Oak Ridge,TN.
3. Carol Zuehsow

b. Milton Edward Zuehsow, b-29 May 1920
in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois,
d-12 Dec 1993 in Garrett, De Kalb,
Indiana. He married Laura Rabey on
5 Jun 1943. They had 4 children:

1. David Zuehsow
2. Paul Karl Zuehsow, b-29 Dec 1947
3. Debra Zuehsow
4. Mark Zuehsow

c. Clarence Carl Zuehsow, b-16 Jun 1923
in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois,
d-20 Sep 1993 in American Fork, Utah
Co., Utah, buried 25 Sep 1993 in
Elmhurst, Du Page Co., Illinois. He
married Shirley Darlene Petty on
11 Sep 1948 in Chicago, Cook Co.,
Illinois. Shirley had one son by a
previous marriage, James Howard, who
Clarence adopted. Clarence and
Shirley had 2 children:

1. Linda Darlene Zuehsow, b-12
Dec 1949 in Chicago, Cook Co.,
Illinois. Married James Gilbert
Phillips, Jr. They had 9 children:

1a. James Clarence Phillips, b-6
Apr 1970. He married Amy Joan
Newcomb on 17 Jul 1992. They
have 3 children: James
"Nathanial", b-1993, Ryan
Patrick, b-1995, and Brittany
Nicole, b-1997.

1b. Michael Aaron Phillips, b-9
Aug 1972. He married Rebecca
Lott on 18 Aug 1990. They have
3 children: Ashley Elle,
b-1990, Kiley Michelle, b-1996,
and Bailey Jaden, b-1999.

1c. Jonathan Paul Phillips, b-23
Jun 1973. He married Tavonny
Jo Worwood on 20 Nov 1993.
They have 4 children: Megan
Nicole, b-1994, Amanda Lynn,
b-1996, McKenzie Janae, b-1997,
and Benjamin Jonathan, b-1999.

1d. Stephen Andrew Phillips, b-25
Oct 1974. He married Minnie
"Teresa" Gene Oswald on 12 Apr
1997. They have 2 children:
Jacob Stephen, b-1998 and Jacen
Dallin, b-2000.

1e. Jared "Adam" Phillips, b-4 Jan
1976. He married Kristie
George on 13 Aug 1999.

1f. Scott Allen Phillips, b-25 Oct
1978. He married Charyl
Wiggelsworth on 2 Sep 2000.

1g. Kristen Lee Phillips, b-25 Oct

1h. Sarah Darlene Phillips, b-4 Aug

1i. Allison May Elizabeth Phillips,
b-18 Aug 1990.

2. Richard Allen Zuehsow, born 8 May 1953 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois. Married 16 Oct 1982 in Chicago to Ling Mak. They have two children: Jeremy Zuehsow, born 15 Oct and Eric Zuehsow, born 26 Aug 1989.

d. William Henry Zuehsow, Jr., b-20 Nov
1924 in Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois,
d-4 Nov 1943 in Italy.

e. Theodore Arthur Paul Zuehsow, b-10
Dec 1926 in Chicago Cook Co.,
Illinois, d-8 Oct 1997 in Richardson,
Dallas, Texas. He married Joan.
They had 2 children:

1. Terry Zuehsow
2. June Zuehsow

3. Minnie Zuehsow, born in 1888 in Illinois She married Edward Mueggenborg, born about 1893 in Illinois. They had three children:

a. Edmond Mueggenborg, born about 1917 in Illinois.
b. Doris Mueggenborg.
c. Alfred Mueggenborg.

Any information would be appreciated.

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