Agnes Mayer1

F, #19, b. 1830, d. 28 August 1863
FatherJohn Neidemeir2 b. c 1798
     Her Ancestral File Number is L8BD-PN8.
Ahnentafel/Henry number: 00019.0
Agnes Mayer was born in 1830 at Prussia, Germany, daughter of John Neidemeir.3,1

Agnes Mayer married Philip Scheuermann, son of Catherine Sherman, on 12 November 1851 at Copper Falls, Keweenaw, Michigan.4,5,1 Agnes Mayer and Philip Scheuermann moved circa 1855 from Copper Falls, Michigan, to Missouri.2 Agnes and Philip moved in 1859 or 1860 from Missouri to Quincy Township, Michigan.2 Agnes Mayer and Philip Scheuermann had six daughters. Agnes Mayer died in the sinking of the Steamer Sunbeam, Lake Superior on 28 August 1863; in a storm.6 There is a headstone in Agnes's memory at Hancock Catholic Cemetery, Hancock, Houghton, Michigan, but her body was lost at sea.5

Locations

cen.11 June 1860Hancock, Houghton, Michigan7

Children of Agnes Mayer and Philip Scheuermann

Reference=MAYER-08900

Citations

  1. [S40] Houghton Co. Marriages: p. 15, 1851; Philipp Scheuermann and Agnes Mayer.
  2. [S37] Anonymous, History of the U. P. of Michigan.
  3. [S11] Sherman Pioneers in Michigan, Alonzo J. Sherman, online http://sherman-roots.com/sherman/pioneers/sp-index.html, Source cites Early Houghton Marriage Records, vol 1 page 15. Consulting that source, she was 21 in 1851, therefore birth year of 1833 is wrong.
  4. [S11] Sherman Pioneers in Michigan, Alonzo J. Sherman, online http://sherman-roots.com/sherman/pioneers/sp-index.html, Source cites Early Houghton Marriage Records, vol 1 page 15.
  5. [S39] "End of Bosch activities."
  6. [S39] "End of Bosch activities", Also in Memorial record of the northern peninsula of Michigan, page 356.
  7. [S104] 1860 US Census, Michigan, Houghton Co. Roll M653_544, Provo, Utah, USA, Phillip Sherman, Village of Hancock, , 45 (619) (image 1/42), 201, 221.
  8. [S11] Sherman Pioneers in Michigan, Alonzo J. Sherman, online http://sherman-roots.com/sherman/pioneers/sp-index.html
  9. [S4] Olive T. Hoefling, Paul's baby book.
  10. [S11] Sherman Pioneers in Michigan, Alonzo J. Sherman, online http://sherman-roots.com/sherman/pioneers/sp-index.html, By deduction from date of father's second marriage.