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Madalene (Lena) Steinman b. 27 Feb 1861 Tremont, Tazewell Co., IL d. 29 Jan 1948 Wayland, Henry Co., IA: The Schrock-Birkey Connection

Madalene (Lena) Steinman

Female 1861 - 1948  (86 years)


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  • Name Madalene (Lena) Steinman  [1
    Born 27 Feb 1861  Tremont, Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Religion Amish Mennonite 
    Died 29 Jan 1948  Wayland, Henry Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 31 Jan 1948  Wayland, Henry Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sugar Creek Cemetery
    Person ID I6007  Schrock-Birkey Connection
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2019 

    Father Daniel Steinman,   b. 1 May 1831, Breitenbrunn, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Mar 1916, Waldo Twp., McLean Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Katharina (Catharine) Birky,   b. Nov 1834, Bavaria, GR Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1874, Livingston Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married 12 Nov 1854  Tazewell Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • A /261 2454
    Family ID F221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christian Orendorff,   b. 22 Oct 1856, Spring Bay, Woodford Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1943, Wayland, Henry Co., IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1878  Flanagan, Livingston Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Daniel Orendorff,   b. 1879,   d. 1963  (Age 84 years)
     2. Amelia Orendorff,   b. 24 May 1881, Flanagan, Livingston Co., IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1973, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     3. Lydia Orendorff,   b. 1884,   d. 1969  (Age 85 years)
     4. John Orendorff,   b. 1885,   d. 1970  (Age 85 years)
     5. Samuel Orendorff,   b. 1889,   d. 1891  (Age 2 years)
     6. Alice Orendorff,   b. 1895,   d. 1985  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 14 Aug 2006 
    Family ID F4180  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Feb 1861 - Tremont, Tazewell Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Sep 1878 - Flanagan, Livingston Co., IL Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 29 Jan 1948 - Wayland, Henry Co., IA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 31 Jan 1948 - Wayland, Henry Co., IA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Obit: Gospel Herald Vol XLI, No 8 24 February 1948
      Orendorff. - Lena, daughter of Daniel and Katherine (Burkey) Steinman, was born near Tremont, Ill., Feb. 27, 1861; passed away at the home of her son (D. W. Orendorff), Wayland, Iowa, Jan. 29, 1948; aged 86 y. 11 m. 2 d. As a girl she moved with her folks to Flanagan, Ill., where she grew to womanhood and united with the Amish Mennonite Church. On Sept. 19, 1878, she was married to Christian Orendorff. In 1902 they moved from Flanagan to Wayland, Iowa, and on April 30, 1943, her husband passed away. Surviving are 3 daughters (Amelia - Mrs. P. H. Conrad, East Peoria, Ill.; Lydia - Mrs. P. J. Roth, Wayland, Iowa; and Alice - Mrs. E. F. Gingerich, Iowa City, Iowa), 2 sons (Daniel W., Wayland, Iowa; and John R., Spencer, Iowa), one sister, Mrs. Fannie Ingold, Fisher, Ill.), one brother (Daniel, Danvers, Ill.), one stepsister (Mrs. Bertha Zehr, Flanagan, Ill), 17 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren, one foster grandchild, 2 great-great-grandchildren, and many other relatives and friends. On son (Samuel) preceded her in death in 1891. Funeral services were held Jan. 31 at the Sugar Creek Church, near Wayland, Iowa, in charge of Willard Leichty and Simon Gingerich. Interment was made in the cemetery near by.

  • Sources 
    1. [S432] Birky/Steinman Family Records.


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