Allied Families

The following allied families are in our direct Boettcher ancestry: Schramm, Allmer, Schorzmann (Schortzmann), Sperr, Laitenberger, Seuffer, Theurer, Schwenk, Ringle, Ade, Ebinger, Fandrich (Wandry), Hoffmann, Ehrmann, Strieb, Haug (Hauck), Schmidt, Knoertzer, Strueber, Boschitzky (Boschatzke), Boepple, Fritz, Mueller-Bader, Suess, Feuerbacher, Anhorn, Lutz, Schaupp, Frey, Graf, Benz, von Ohlhausen (von Olnhausen), Gruen, Mueller

Monday, June 20, 2011

Bettcher and Ehrmann Photograph

This photograph was taken about 1908.  Pictured from Left to Right:
Samuel Ehrmann, Sophie Ehrmann (sister to Samuel),
Andrew Bettcher, Anna (Ehrmann) Bettcher - wife of Andrew,
and in front, Samuel Andrew Bettcher - son of Andrew and Anna.

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Rosenfeld Baptist Cemetery, Golden Prairie Saskatchewan

Rosenfeld Baptist Cemetery
SW 13-15-26-W3, east and north of Golden Prairie, east side of Highway 21.

The congregation was formed 5 Mar 1911 by immigrants who had relocated here from Drake, ND. Services were held in a country location until about 1944 when a new church was built in the town of Golden Prairie. The congregation was disbanded in May 1955. 

Cemetery records:

* Bettcher, Samuel: 8 Apr 1857/1 Nov 1923, son of Andreas Bettcher and Anna Elizabeth Almer, husband of Maria Sperr
* Bettcher, Elizabeth (nee Almer): 1834/15 Sep 1913, wife of Andreas Bettcher
* Sperr, Johannes: b. 8 Mar 1821, d. 30 Sep 1912 (father of Elizabeth Almer Bettcher)
* Kohls, Anna Elisabeth (nee Almer, widow Bettcher): b. 1834, d. 15 Sep 1913, wife of Martin Kohls.
* Kohls, Martin, Sr: b. 1835, d. 1915, husband of Anna Elisabeth.
* Adam, John, Sr.: b. 20 Jun 1835, d. 15 Aug 1912, husband of Elizabeth Mehrer. (John visited the US in 1894 with Samuel before they immigrated to North Dakota., and before they moved to Canada)
* Adam, Elizabeth (nee Mehrer): b. 12 Dec 1842, d. 24 Jan 1919, wife of John Adam, Sr.
* Martin, Christina (nee Adam): b. 18 Dec 1874, d. 15 Jan 1940, wife of Johann Martin.
* Martin, Helen Ruby: b. 20 Oct 1931, d. 2 May 1934, daughter of Sam Martin and Elsie Bettcher
* Neitz, Philip, Sr: b. 30 Sep 1860, d. 29 Sep 1940, son of Friedrich Neitz and Anna Maria Kuebler, husband of Christina Bettcher

Source: Private collection of Don E. Schmidt
Coordinated with GRHS Village Research Clearing House Cemetery Project
Copied and edited: Elaine Becker Morrison
Permission granted for posting on Odessa: Don E. Schmidt, 12 Mar 2000