Henry Toepfer1

M, #970, b. 8 December 1849
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Barbara Joyce Zanzig
Charts
Descendants of Christoph Zanzig and Christina Mohr
     Ahnentafel/Henry number 00017.12. As of 1849,Henry Toepfer also went by the name of Heinrich Töpfer.2
     Henry Toepfer was born on 8 December 1849 at Ritzerow, Stavenhagen, Stavenhagen, LG Güstrow, Mecklenburg-SchwerinB,G.1,2 He was the son of Johann (Ernst) Friedrich Töpfer and Christiane Louise (Sophia) Friederike Zanzich.1 Henry Toepfer was christened on 6 January 1850 at Ritzerow, Mecklenburg-SchwerinB,G.2 His baptismal name was Johann Christian Friedrich Heinrich Töpfer.2

     Henry Toepfer married Wilhelmine Witt, daughter of Frederick Witt and Sophia Seint, on 3 February 1869 at Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, at age 19.3

     Henry Toepfer married Augusta Schultz, daughter of John Schultz and Augusta Stiegemann, on 1 February 1877 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, at age 27.4

Locations

emi.7 November 1857Hamburg, Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany, to New York on the ship Berg (on the New York side, the ship is called "Oldenbg. Bk (bark) Von Berg")5,6
cen.4 August 1860Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA7
FatherJohann (Ernst) Friedrich Töpfer1 b. c Dec 1814, d. 12 Jan 1905
MotherChristiane Louise (Sophia) Friederike Zanzich1 b. 4 Dec 1824, d. a 1 Jan 1912

Citations

  1. [S62] 1860 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Roll M653_1423, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Ernest Toepfer, 9th ward, Milwaukee, , 223-224 (829) (image 432) (Anc. image 120/166), 1893, 1962.
  2. [S9] Mecklenburg-Schwerin, AG Stavenhagen, Stavenhagen, Kirchenbuch Taufen, Heiraten, Tote 1823-1838 Taufen 1839-1852 (Salt Lake City, UT: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 1951), #0069572, vol. 6, p. 359, #184 births 1849.
  3. [S329] "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911" , Index, Wisconsin Historical Society, Familysearch, URL https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1803973: 2016, Henry Toepfer-Wilhelmine Witt, indexing project (batch) number M00722-4, film number 1013960, ref. no. Vol 3 pg 448, viewed 29 Nov. 2011, citing Madison Wisconsin Historical Society.
  4. [S329] "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911" , Index, Wisconsin Historical Society, Familysearch, URL https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1803973: 2016, Henry Toepfer-Augusta Schultz marriage, ref. no. 1013964 cn 47, index batch no. M00137-3, film no. 1013964, viewed 29 Mar 2011, citing Madison Wisconsin Historical Society.
  5. [S220] 1900 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Roll T623_1802, Heritage Quest, unknown repository address, Ernst Toepfer, 1109 Walnut St., 9th ward, 65, 4B (Anc. image 8/39), 65, 64.
  6. [S256] Staatsarchiv Hamburg, Hamburger Passagierlisten, 1850-1934 (Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934), online http://content.ancestry.com/iexec/?dbid=1068, 1850-1934 (Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934) Hamburger Passagierlisten, 2006, Ernst Töpfer with Sophie, Caroline, Fritz, Ferd. and Friederike. Ship Berg, leaving Hamburg 7 Nov 1857 for New York, no meaningful page number, Anc. image 495/517. Fritz, Ferd. and Friederike identified as ages 9, 7, 3, born Ritzerow, kinder.
  7. [S62] 1860 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Roll M653_1423, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Ernest Toepfer (indexed as Tupfe), 9th ward, Milwaukee, , 223 (829) (image 432) (Anc. image 120/166), 1893, 1962.