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Adda Mener ALBERS

Male 1804 - 1881  (77 years)


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  • Name Adda Mener ALBERS 
    Born 6 Jan 1804  Oldenburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1851  [3
    Census 1860  Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1870, 1880  Southwest District, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 22 Aug 1881  Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Buried St. Johannes Lutheran Church Cemetery, St. Clara, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • According to records on file at the Doddridge County Circuit Clerk's office, he filed his application for American citizenship in Doddridge County on Mar 16 1852, giving his name as Adde Mener Albers and stating that he was born in Oldorf, Germany. The obituary of his wife Christena states that they were married in 1849 and immigrated to the United States in 1851.
    Person ID I21533  Doddridge County Roots
    Last Modified 20 Aug 2019 

    Children 
     1. Etta Margaretha Christina ALBERS,   b. 1829, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1852, Cumberland, Allegany Co, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    Family ID F38679  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Engel Maria HENDRICHS,   d. Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Children 
     1. Johann Anton "John" ALBERS,   b. CA 1833, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1902, Bendena, Doniphan Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years)
     2. Frienke Margaretha ALBERS,   b. 25 Oct 1834, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Oct 1901  (Age 67 years)
     3. Albert ALBERS,   b. 26 May 1837, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1906, Rush Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Engel Maria "Mary" ALBERS,   b. 14 Dec 1840, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. Anna Lucenia "Cena" ALBERS,   b. 14 Dec 1842, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1908, Bendena, Doniphan Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     6. Gerhardt ALBERS,   b. 8 Jun 1845, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1908, Dillon, Beaverhead Co, MT Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Family ID F38671  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Christena C. HARMES,   b. 2 May 1829, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Mar 1901, St. Clara, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [8, 9
    Married 1849  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. Catharine M. ALBERS,   b. 28 Nov 1849, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1917  (Age 68 years)
     2. Christian ALBERS,   b. 6 Apr 1851, Oldenburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jul 1937, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Sophia ALBERS,   b. 8 Feb 1853, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1928, Atchison, Atchison Co, KS Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     4. Henriethe "Yetta" ALBERS,   b. 8 Feb 1853, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
     5. Anna Marguerite ALBERS,   b. 5 Aug 1855, St. Clara, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1937, Clarksburg, Harrison Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. Mary Caroline ALBERS,   b. 6 Oct 1856, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1940, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     7. Emelia E. ALBERS,   b. 30 Apr 1858, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1915  (Age 56 years)
     8. Henry Meenen ALBERS,   b. 13 Nov 1860, Doddridge Co, (W)VA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1863, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     9. George Washington ALBERS,   b. 25 Jun 1863, West Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1947, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     10. Ellenora ALBERS,   b. 6 Sep 1864, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Oct 1902, Chillicothe, Ross Co, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)
     11. Maria Julianna "Julia" ALBERS,   b. 12 May 1867, Doddridge Co, WV Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Aug 1957, Hope, Bonner Co, ID Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Family ID F7961  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jan 1804 - Oldenburg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. Johannes Lutheran Church Cemetery, St. Clara, Doddridge Co, WV Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S5] Headstone.

    2. [S967] 1870 Census, Doddridge County, WV (South West Twp).

    3. [S692] Obituary of wife.

    4. [S1563] Doddridge County Death Records, West Union, WV, DR p. 35 : http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_view.aspx?Id=5046407&Type=Death.
      Identified as Edda Albers, white male, born in Germany, farmer, married; died in 1881 (date not given) in Doddridge County, age 77y 8m, cause of death "not known." Informant: Cristina Albers.

    5. [S934] Findagrave.com.

    6. [S1567] Marriage record of son.

    7. [S1907] One World Tree, (www.ancestry.com).

    8. [S1564] Obituary of daughter.

    9. [S1604] Death record of son.