Bertha Marie Rommert1

♀, #832, b. 30 November 1889, d. 10 June 1973
Father*Henry Rommert b. 16 Aug 1863, d. 24 May 1945
Mother*Louise Minning b. 20 Jul 1864, d. 24 Mar 1946
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
Bertha (Rommert) Cornelius, 1957
in 50th wedding anniversary
portrait
     Bertha was born on 30 November 1889 at Jackson County, Iowa. She married Charles Jacob Cornelius on 10 April 1907 at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.2,3,4 Bertha died on 10 June 1973 at Maquoketa, Jackson County, Iowa, at age 83. Her body was interred at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.
     She lived at Perry Township, Jackson County, Iowa, on 1 June 1900 with Henry Rommert and Louise Minning.5 Her married name was Cornelius. On 15 April 1910 Bertha Marie Cornelius and Charles Jacob Cornelius lived at Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa; Also enumerated in this home: Margareth Willet, teacher, age 59 or 39, born in Wisconsin, public school teacher.6 They bought property from John Cornelius on 5 March 1912 at Section 19, Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa, This was the entire southeast 1/4 of Section 19, the Reistroffer parcel, measuring 40 acres.7 On 1 January 1920 Bertha Marie Cornelius and Charles Jacob Cornelius lived at Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa.8 Bertha Marie Rommert, the mother of Lawrence Carl Cornelius, presented him for baptism on 4 October 1925 at Salem Lutheran Church, Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa. On 1 April 1930 Bertha Marie Cornelius and Charles Jacob Cornelius lived at Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa.9 Bertha Marie Cornelius and Charles Jacob Cornelius were employed by Cornelius Seed Corn Co. with Harry Gottlieb Hoerschelman in 1935 at Bellevue, Jackson County, Iowa, as the founding business partners.10 On 1 April 1935 Bertha Marie Cornelius and Charles Jacob Cornelius lived at Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa.11 On 1 April 1940 Bertha Marie Cornelius and Charles Jacob Cornelius lived at Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa.11 They sold property to Gilbert Henry Cornelius and Alice Sebelia Cornelius on 1 March 1950 at parts of Section 18 and Section 19, Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa.
The agreement stipulated that the Second Parties would not grow white corn, popcorn or sweet corn on the specified property for 20 years.12 The previous owner of an unknown (or known/living but unrevealed) person 's land was Charles Jacob Cornelius and Bertha Marie Cornelius, recorded on 1 March 1950 at parts of Section 18 and Section 19, Jackson Township, Jackson County, Iowa,
The agreement stipulated that the Second Parties would not grow white corn, popcorn or sweet corn on the specified property for 20 years.12

Family

Charles Jacob Cornelius b. 25 Mar 1882, d. 7 Jul 1970
Children

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 61.
  2. [S1980] "Salem Lutheran Church, Andrew, Iowa,", Groom: Carl J Cornelius, Andrew, Iowa, age 25. Bride: Bertha A M Rommert, Andrew, Iowa, age 18. Marriage # 1888-46 or 1907-1, April 10 1907. Bible verse: Joh. 14, 23. Witnesses: Carolina Ehl, Louisa Duhme, Friedr. Cornelius, Georg Rommert. Marriage record page 305.
  3. [S10] Olga A L C Lutz, History and Genealogy of the Cornelius-Dietzel Descendants in America, p. 46.
  4. [S83] Sixtieth Anniversary open house program,.
  5. [S392] 8 Jun 1900 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1900; Census Place: Perry, Jackson, Iowa; Page: 7; Enumeration District: 0064; FHL microfilm: 1240438.
  6. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Jackson, Jackson, Iowa; Roll: T624_407; Page: 7A; Enumeration District: 0063; FHL microfilm: 1374420.
  7. [S853] Warranty Deed from J H and Anna Reistroffer, 63.
  8. [S404] 21 Jan 1920 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1920; Census Place: Jackson, Jackson, Iowa; Roll: T625_495; Page: 2B; Enumeration District: 68.
  9. [S416] 21 Jan 1930 USA Federal Census, 109 East Jones Street, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, Year: 1930; Census Place: Jackson, Jackson, Iowa; Roll: 660; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 0011; FHL microfilm: 2340395.
  10. [S364] Kaiser-Corson Obituaries, online http://kaisercorson.com/_mgxroot/page_10732.php, Obituary of Emma Louise Kruger, http://kaisercorson.com/_mgxroot/page_10732.php accessed 22 Aug 2007.
  11. [S417] 21 Jan 1940 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1940; Census Place: Jackson, Jackson, Iowa; Roll: T627_1168; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 49-11.
  12. [S867] Agreement of 1 March 1950: On two defined parcels (one being previously owned by Frank Seiler) this agreement prohibits growing white corn, popcorn or sweet corn for 20 years beginning 1 Mar 1950.

Anna Elise Becker1

♀, #833, b. 20 November 1884, d. 31 March 1964
Father*Gustav Becker b. Mar 1856
Mother*Elizabeth Hose b. 20 Jan 1862, d. 4 Nov 1903
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Anna was born on 20 November 1884 at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa. She married William Hoerschelman on 12 February 1903 at Salem Lutheran Church, Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa. She married Frederick Gottlieb Cornelius on 8 April 1961.2 Anna died on 31 March 1964 at age 79.
     As of 12 February 1903, her married name was Hoerschelman. As of 8 April 1961, her married name was Cornelius.2

Family 1

William Hoerschelman b. c 1880
Child

Family 2

Frederick Gottlieb Cornelius b. 13 Dec 1884, d. 6 Apr 1972

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 65.
  2. [S10] Olga A L C Lutz, History and Genealogy of the Cornelius-Dietzel Descendants in America, p. 49.

Anna Oberman1,2

♀, #834, b. 22 November 1870, d. 12 April 1922
Father*Henry Oberman b. 17 Apr 1820, d. 7 Jan 1891
Mother*Christina Louisa Lampe b. 16 Mar 1828, d. 28 Aug 1897
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Anna was born on 22 November 1870 at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.3 She married John Conrad Cornelius Jr on 19 January 1893 at Bellevue, Jackson County, Iowa.4,5 Anna died on 12 April 1922 at age 51.3
     As of 19 January 1893, her married name was Cornelius.4,5 On 1 June 1900 Anna Cornelius and John Conrad Cornelius Jr lived at Perry Township, Jackson County, Iowa.6 On 15 April 1910 Anna Cornelius and John Conrad Cornelius Jr lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota.7 On 1 January 1920 Anna Cornelius and John Conrad Cornelius Jr lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota.8

Family

John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Children

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47;.
  2. [S27] Anna Belle Lampe Wacker, The Lampe-Oberman Family History, p. 389.
  3. [S365] Barbara Foster, "B. Foster (pers. comm.)," e-mail to Wayne L Cornelius (e-mail address), 08/21/2007 at 00:19.
  4. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy,.
  5. [S27] Anna Belle Lampe Wacker, The Lampe-Oberman Family History,.
  6. [S392] 8 Jun 1900 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1900; Census Place: Perry, Jackson, Iowa; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0064; FHL microfilm: 1240438.
  7. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1484; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0274; FHL microfilm: 1375497.
  8. [S404] 21 Jan 1920 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1722; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 133.

Louisa Sophie Cornelius

♀, #835, b. 10 November 1893, d. 9 September 1975
Father*John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Oberman b. 22 Nov 1870, d. 12 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Louisa was born on 10 November 1893 at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.1 She married Ralph Edward Maynard before 1917. Louisa died on 9 September 1975 at Clark, Clark County, South Dakota, at age 81.2
     She lived at Perry Township, Jackson County, Iowa, on 1 June 1900 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.3 Louisa Sophie Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 15 April 1910 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.4 On 1 April 1940 Louisa Sophie Cornelius lived at Elrod Township, Clark County, South Dakota.5 She was a farm operator at Clark, South Dakota.

Family

Ralph Edward Maynard b. 6 Sep 1894, d. 30 Oct 1935
Children

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47.
  2. [S11] "Supplement # 11."
  3. [S392] 8 Jun 1900 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1900; Census Place: Perry, Jackson, Iowa; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0064; FHL microfilm: 1240438.
  4. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1484; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0274; FHL microfilm: 1375497.
  5. [S417] 21 Jan 1940 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1940; Census Place: Elrod, Clark, South Dakota; Roll: m-t0627-03851; Page: 3B; Enumeration District: 13-10. (Also enumerated with this family, Bessie Huffman, age 30, born Nebraska, occupation schoolteacher at rural school).

Henry William Cornelius1

♂, #836, b. 31 March 1896, d. 12 October 1964
Father*John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Oberman b. 22 Nov 1870, d. 12 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
Henry William Cornelius, 1918
at Camp Lee, Virginia.
10th Veterinary Hospital Unit
left for France in July 1918
(photo contributed by E. Cornelius
7/26/1991)
     Henry was born on 31 March 1896 at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa. He married Esther Jean Carpenter on 18 June 1924 at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota.2 Henry died on 12 October 1964 at Canton, Lincoln County, South Dakota, at age 68.3
     He was employed as a farmer. He lived at Perry Township, Jackson County, Iowa, on 1 June 1900 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.4 Henry William Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 15 April 1910 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.5 Henry William Cornelius served in France with the 10th Veterinary Hospital Unit of the U. S. Army.6,3 Henry traveled to Newport News, Virginia from 11 May 1919 to 23 May 1919 He was apparently diagnosed with chronic endocarditis.6 He lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 1 January 1920 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.7 On 1 April 1935 Henry William Cornelius and Esther Jean Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota.8 On 1 April 1940 Henry William Cornelius and Esther Jean Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota.8

Family

Esther Jean Carpenter b. 30 Sep 1898, d. 17 Apr 1957
Children

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47.
  2. [S897] Provo UT, USA Ancestry.com, 1924 marriages. Esther Jean Carpenter, age 26, residence Lincoln County, birthplace Illinois. Spouse Henry Cornelius, age 27, birthplace Iowa. Marriage Place Lincoln, South Dakota, USA. Officiant: P J Hanson, Congregational Minister. Marriage Record # 235.
  3. [S1998] Funeral Service of Henry Cornelius, Canton, SD, Unknown. Newspaper clipping collected from Olga Lutz, Services for Henry Cornelius, 68, at Canton Lutheran Church, SD.
  4. [S392] 8 Jun 1900 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1900; Census Place: Perry, Jackson, Iowa; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0064; FHL microfilm: 1240438.
  5. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1484; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0274; FHL microfilm: 1375497.
  6. [S1997] Lists of Incoming Passengers, 1917-1938; unknown film, Box 358, Cornelius, Henry, Service # 3172708. PVT MD, 10 Vet Hosp. Passenger # 16, Convalescent Detachment # 319. Vessel SS Zeelandia, sailed from Bordeaux, France.
  7. [S404] 21 Jan 1920 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1722; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 133.
  8. [S417] 21 Jan 1940 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1940; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: m-t0627-03860; Page: 4B; Enumeration District: 42-4.

Amelia Netty Theresa Cornelius

♀, #837, b. 28 May 1900, d. 13 October 1993
Father*John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Oberman b. 22 Nov 1870, d. 12 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Amelia was born on 28 May 1900 at Andrew, Jackson County, Iowa.1 She married Paul Jonathan Fugleberg on 13 August 1919 at Sioux Falls, Minnehaha County, South Dakota. She married Harry Nichols Wright on 7 November 1936 at Santa Ana, California. Amelia died on 13 October 1993 at Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California, at age 93. Her body was interred at Forest Lawn, Cypress County, California.
     She lived at Perry Township, Jackson County, Iowa, on 1 June 1900 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.2 Amelia Netty Theresa Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 15 April 1910 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.3 As of 13 August 1919, her married name was Fugleberg. As of circa 1921, Amelia Netty Theresa Cornelius was also known as "Peggy" Fugleberg.4 On 1 April 1930 Amelia Netty Theresa Fugleberg and Paul Jonathan Fugleberg lived at 8443 Kirkwood Drive, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California.5

Family 1

Paul Jonathan Fugleberg b. 3 Jul 1898, d. 24 Feb 1934
Child

Family 2

Harry Nichols Wright b. 25 Oct 1888, d. 11 Nov 1960
Child

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47.
  2. [S392] 8 Jun 1900 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1900; Census Place: Perry, Jackson, Iowa; Page: 2; Enumeration District: 0064; FHL microfilm: 1240438.
  3. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1484; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0274; FHL microfilm: 1375497.
  4. [S994] Amelia Netty Theresa 'Peggy' Cornelius, The Amelia Cornelius Story, p. 20. A neighbor on Park Street, Dr. J. Howard Adams, Baptist Minister, disliked the name Amelia and called her Peggy instead of that.
  5. [S416] 21 Jan 1930 USA Federal Census, 109 East Jones Street, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, Year: 1930; Census Place: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; Page: 22A; Enumeration District: 0074; FHL microfilm: 2339869.

Ardo Louis Cornelius

♂, #838, b. 17 June 1903, d. 12 October 1993
Father*John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Oberman b. 22 Nov 1870, d. 12 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Ardo was born on 17 June 1903 at Canton, Lincoln County, South Dakota.1 He married Mary Frances Presley before 1925. Ardo died on 12 October 1993 at Napa, California, at age 90. He was buried at Tulocay Cemetery, Napa, Napa County, California; Block 2, Section K, Grave 87D.
     He lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 15 April 1910 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.2 Ardo Louis Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 1 January 1920 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.3 Ardo Louis Cornelius was employed by the U. S. Post Office on 1 April 1940 as a post office clerk.4 On 1 April 1940 Ardo Louis Cornelius and Mary Frances Cornelius lived at 1242 Allen Ave, Glendale, Los Angeles County, California.4

Family

Mary Frances Presley b. 25 Dec 1906, d. 3 Aug 2003
Child

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47.
  2. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1484; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0274; FHL microfilm: 1375497.
  3. [S404] 21 Jan 1920 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1722; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 133.
  4. [S417] 21 Jan 1940 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1940; Census Place: Glendale, Los Angeles, California; Roll: m-t0627-00230; Page: 9B; Enumeration District: 19-190.

Melvin John Cornelius

♂, #839, b. 20 September 1908, d. 22 April 1991
Father*John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Oberman b. 22 Nov 1870, d. 12 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Melvin was born on 20 September 1908 at Canton, Lincoln County, South Dakota.1 He married Avis M. Thompson on 26 November 1933.2 Melvin died on 22 April 1991 at Inwood, Lyon County, Iowa, at age 82.
     He lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 15 April 1910 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.3 Melvin John Cornelius lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 1 January 1920 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Anna Cornelius.4

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47.
  2. [S10] Olga A L C Lutz, History and Genealogy of the Cornelius-Dietzel Descendants in America, p. 41.
  3. [S403] 16 Apr 1910 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1910; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T624_1484; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 0274; FHL microfilm: 1375497.
  4. [S404] 21 Jan 1920 USA Federal Census, unknown repository address, Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1722; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 133.

Lyle August Cornelius

♂, #840, b. 17 July 1913, d. 2 June 1992
Father*John Conrad Cornelius Jr b. 26 Aug 1871, d. 30 Oct 1935
Mother*Anna Oberman b. 22 Nov 1870, d. 12 Apr 1922
ChartsDescendants of John Cornelius
     Lyle was born on 17 July 1913 at Canton, Lincoln County, South Dakota.1 He married Margaret Mary Prinslow on 1 March 1938 at Centerville, Turner County, South Dakota.2,3 Lyle died on 2 June 1992 at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington, at age 78.
     He lived at Canton Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, on 1 April 1930 with John Conrad Cornelius Jr and Emma Bertina Cornelius.4 In 1938 Lyle August Cornelius and Margaret Mary Cornelius lived at Vancouver, Clark County, Washington. Lyle retired on 31 December 1980.

Family

Margaret Mary Prinslow b. 11 May 1916, d. 8 Oct 2014
Children

References

  1. [S9] Olga A. L. C. Lutz, 'Remembering' Cornelius -Dietzel Descendants Genealogy, p. 47.
  2. [S10] Olga A L C Lutz, History and Genealogy of the Cornelius-Dietzel Descendants in America, p. 41.
  3. [S529] Cornelius-Prinslow Marriage License.
  4. [S416] 21 Jan 1930 USA Federal Census, 109 East Jones Street, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina, Year: 1920; Census Place: Canton, Lincoln, South Dakota; Roll: T625_1722; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 133.