John Roehl

Roehl Family Bible

FAMILY BIBLE INFORMATION

Bible ID: 470
Year of Publication: 1884
Place of Publication: St Louis, Missouri
Publisher: Evangelical Lutheran Central Bible
Bible Language: German
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FAMILY HISTORY INFORMATION

Husband
First Name: John
Last Name: Roehl
Date of Birth: 12 Oct 1857
Date of Death: 21 Dec 1925
Marriage Date: 1883
Wife’s Name: Mathilda Henrietta Dahms
Wife
First Name: Mathilda
Middle Name: Henrietta
Last Name: Dahms
Date of Birth: 25 Aug 1863
Date of Death: 19 Feb 1950
Marriage Date: 1883
Married To: John Roehl
Other Names in the Family Bible

First Name: Christoph
Middle Name: Wilhelm
Last Name: Roehl
Relationship to Others in Bible: Son of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 6 Jan 1886
Death Date: 7 Aug 1888
First Name: Arnold
Middle Name: Wolfgang
Last Name: Roehl
Relationship to Others in Bible: Son of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 12 Dec 189?
Death Date: 15 Jan 1895
First Name: Clara
Middle Name: Louise
Last Name: Roehl Elsner
Relationship to Others in Bible: Daughter of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 4 July 1884
Death Date: 14 Aug 1917

First Name: Franz
Middle Name: Heinrich
Last Name: Roehl
Relationship to Others in Bible: Son of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 22 Jan 1888
Death Date: 29 Aug 1917
First Name: Selma
Middle Name: D.
Last Name: Hibbeler
Relationship to Others in Bible: Daughter of John and Mathilda Roehl
Death Date: 22 Feb 1947
First Name: Walter (Walther)
Middle Name: Fred (Frederich)
Last Name: Roehl
Relationship to Others in Bible: Son of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 2 Nov 1893
Death Date: 28 Feb 1965

First Name: Christian
Middle Name: Arthur
Last Name: Roehl
Relationship to Others in Bible: Son of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 21 Dec 1889
First Name: Stella
Middle Name: Sophie
Last Name: Roehl
Birth Date: 21 Oct 1891
First Name: Esther
Middle Name: A?
Last Name: Roehl
Relationship to Others in Bible: Daughter of John and Mathilda Roehl
Birth Date: 1900
Death Date: 1900

FAMILY HISTORY TREASURES

Treasures Found:
The Bible includes an obituary for Herman Dahms that list Mathilda Roehl as a sister to the deceased. Another obituary for Mrs. Louise Matthews lists Mrs. Roehl as a sister.

Funeral cards for Jon C and Mathilda Roehl

A printed card with “Prayer for Peace” with name of Sr. M Domitia written on the back

Card titled Promises of our Lord to Blessed Margaret Mary in favor of those devoted to His Sacred Heart.

A picture of Christ

A card to Clara from C Michel and may be signed teacher

Page written in German that appears to be the morning prayer for Jan 1.

A piece of ribbon.

Volunteer Notes:

Special Unique Findings or Bible Features:
1900 Census from Jefferson, Osage County, Missouri list John and Mathilda as parents of Clara, Frank, Arther, Stella, Walter and Selma.

Finda A Grave show burial of Esther A Roehl in Feuersville, MO. Date of birth 5 Dec and death 19 Dec 1900.

Roehl is the English spelling of Röhl

A marriage certificate found on Family Search from Jan 31, 1904 shows Clara Louise Roehl married August R Elsner

A funeral card included in the Bible has John C Roehl. Bible entry does not include middle initial of C.

A marriage certificate found in Family Search shows Selma Roehl and Julius Hibbeler were married 22 Oct, 1919 in St Louis, Franklin County, MO

The Bible may have belonged to John C Roehl of Feuersville. His name appears at the top of page 4.

One entry is not legible on page 2 under the birthdate for Arnold Wolfgang. It may be the birthdate for Selma but is is not clear and difficult to translate.