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Family Group Sheet for Christian (Christophe) Schrag (Serach) (Gerard) / Elizabeth Cender (Zentner) (F1503) m. 9 Dec 1855 : The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Family: Christian (Christophe) Schrag (Serach) (Gerard) / Elizabeth Cender (Zentner) (F1503)

m. 9 Dec 1855


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  • Father | Male
    Christian (Christophe) Schrag (Serach) (Gerard)

    Born  4 Sep 1818  Deyvillers, Vosges, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  21 Jan 1878  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Roanoke, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Married  9 Dec 1855  [1, 2]  Dombrot-sur-Vair, Vosges, FR  [1, 2] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  André /Schrag (Gerard Serach) | F1498 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Anne Pelsey (Pelzel, Bellesley) | F1498 Group Sheet 

    Mother | Female
    Elizabeth Cender (Zentner)

    Born  24 Jun 1821  Niedernai, Bas-Rhin, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  26 Apr 1892  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Roanoke Twp., Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father  Christian Cender | F39 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Magdalena Eymann | F39 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Male
    Christian C. “C.C.” Schrock

    Born  13 Jun 1847  Alsace Lorraine, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  9 Aug 1926  Shickley, Fillmore Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Shickley, Fillmore Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Catherine Birky | F97 
    Married  27 Feb 1873  Hopedale, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 2 | Female
    Catherine Schrock

    Born  25 Nov 1850  Alsace Lorraine, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  22 Aug 1938  Manson, Calhoun Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Manson, Calhoun Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  John G. Birkey | F2022 
    Married  22 Feb 1876   

    Child 3 | Male
    Joseph Schrock (Gerard)

    Born  17 May 1852  Ugny-sur-Meuse, FR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  6 May 1943  Albany, Linn Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Albany, Linn Co., OR Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Magdalena Steider | F9939 
    Married     
    Spouse  Elizabeth (Lizzie) Bachman | F1655 
    Married  1 Feb 1877  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Bella Yordy | F3311 
    Married  3 Dec 1893  Thurman, Washington Co., CO Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 4 | Female
    Lena Schrock

    Born  17 Oct 1857  Metamora, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Feb 1935  Omaha, Douglas Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Bruning, Thayer Co., NE Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  William Havenstein | F3454 
    Married  25 Jan 1891  Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 5 | Male
    John C. Schrock

    Born  28 Jun 1858  Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  28 Oct 1948  Rantoul, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Fisher, Champaign Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Emilie C. Havenstein | F3195 
    Married  21 Sep 1895   

    Child 6 | Male
    Peter Schrock

    Born  31 Jul 1860  Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  25 Nov 1876   
    Buried     

    Child 7 | Female
    Elizabeth Schrock

    Born  24 Aug 1862  Eureka, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  May 1863   
    Buried     

  • Notes  Married:
    • Witnesses included miller and brother-of-the-groom André Gerard of Robecourt, 32; miller and friend-of-the-groom Joseph Roquit of Chatillon-sur-[illegible]; brother-of-the-bride and miller Chrétien Cender, 22, of Rigny-la-Salle; and uncle-of-the-bride Jean Cender, 40, a cultivator and resident of Écrouve.

  • Sources 
    1. [S398] Amish Mennonites in Tazewell Co., Joseph Staker.

    2. [S162] Elisabeth Cender’s Dowry for Marriage to Christian Schrag in 1845, Neil Ann Stuckey Levine.


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