Person:John Gerlicher (1)

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John F. Gerlicher
d.30 Jan 1895
  1. John F. Gerlicher1834 - 1895
  1. Christine Gerlicher1857 - 1943
  2. George John Gerlicher1860 - 1958
  3. John Frederick Gerlicher1867 - Bef 1930
Facts and Events
Name John F. Gerlicher
Gender Male
Birth[1][6] 2 Jan 1834 Stoppach, Saxe-Coburg
Immigration[6] 1849 Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United Stateswith "Uncle" Andrew Gerlicher, John Bungy and Oech family
Residence[6] 1850 Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Census[7] 17 Jul 1860 Brooklyn, Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States
Census[3] 1 Jun 1870 Winona, Winona, Minnesota, United States
Death[2][6] 30 Jan 1895 Lost at sea
Burial[2] Winona, Winona, Minnesota, United StatesWoodlawn Cemetery
References
  1. United States. Passport applications, 1795-1925. (Washington, D.C. : National Archives).

    "I solemnly swear that I was born at Sax Coburg (Germany) on or about the 2 day of Jan. 1834; that I emigrated to the United States, sailing on board a sailing vessel from Bremerhasen, on or about the/in April 1851; that I resided 43 years, uninterruptedly, in the United States, from 1851 to 1894 at Cleveland & Winona; that I was naturalized as a citizen of the United States before the District Court of Winona Co, at Minn, on the 26 day of Nov. 1894."
    Description: Age 60, 5 feet, 7 inches; brownish eyes, high forehead, med straight nose, moustached.
    Passport issued 8 Dec 1894.

  2. 2.0 2.1 Find A Grave
    John F. Gerlicher, Sr..

    Inscription:
    Lost on Steamer Elbe, North Sea

  3. Winona, Minnesota, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration Publication M593).

    John F. Gerlicher 55 Prussia (locomotive machinist), Eva 56 Baden, Christina 13 OH, Henry G. 10 OH; George G. 8; Eva M. 6 OH; John F. 3; Ida M. 8/12; Jacob C. Schuster 26, Mary 19 (Wd 1, p. 410B, 6/1/1870)

  4.   Waseca, Minnesota, United States. 1875 Minnesota State Census.

    John F. Gerlicher 40 Saxony, par Saxony, Eva R. 40 Baden, par Baden; Christina 18; Harry J. 16; Goerge 13; Eva 11; John 8; Ida 4 MN, Emma 2 MN (Waseca, p. 319, 5/1/1875)

  5.   Winona, Minnesota, United States. 1885 Minnesota State Census. (St. Paul: Minnesota State Archives and Records Service).

    John F. Gerlicher 51 Germany; Eva 51 Germany; Christina 28 OH; Henry 26 OH; George 23; John Gerlicher 18; Eva 21; Ida 14 MN (Winona, p. 82, 5/1/1885)

  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 Hayden, Miriam G. The Gerlicher Story. (Vancouver, WA: The Kimm Printing Company, 1972).

    "Johann Friedrich Gerlicher was born to Anna Dorothea and Johann George January 2, 1835 by the family records at Stoppach and on the 5th January at Untersiemau by the records of the Evangelical Lutheran Church." It is not clear from context what Johann George's last name was, or if they were married.

    John died on the return trip after visiting his extended family in Germany in 1894-1895.

  7. Cuyahoga, Ohio, United States. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule.

    John Galcher 25 Saxony, machinist; Eva 26 Baden, Christine 3, Henry 1 (Brooklyn, p. 475, 7/17/1860)