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Andrew W. Steffen[1, 2, 3, 4]

Male 1867 - 1942  (74 years)


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  • Name Andrew W. Steffen 
    Born 17 Aug 1867  Mackinaw, Tazewell, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 56770 
    Died 28 Mar 1942  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Address:
    107 E. Walnut 
    Buried 30 Mar 1942  Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5, 6
    Address:
    South Apostolic Christian Cemetery 
    Notes 
    • ANDREW STEFFEN 1867 - 1942


      ANDREW STEFFEN, SR. DIED SATURDAY


      ANDREW STEFFEN, SR., A WELL KNOWN CITIZEN OF THIS CITY AND THE CROPSEY VICINITY FOR THE PAST 74 YEARS, PASSED AWAY AT HIS HOME, 107 EAST WALNUT STREET, LAST SATURDAY MORNING AT 7:45 O’CLOCK. MR. STEFFEN WHO HAD BEEN IN FALLING HEALTH FOR THE PAST YEAR, WAS AGED 74 YEARS, 7 MONTHS AND 11 DAYS.


      ANDREW, SON OF ULRICH AND MARY (WENGER) STEFFEN, WAS BORN NEAR GOODFIELD, AUGUST 17, 1867. WHEN SIX MONTHS OLD HE MOVED WITH HIS PARENTS TO NEAR CROPSEY, THERE MR. STEFFEN RESIDED UNTIL HE MOVED TO HIS LATE HOME IN FAIRBURY THREE YEARS AGO.


      MR. STEFFEN WAS FIRST MARRIED TO LYDIA GRIEDER, AND TO THEM WERE BORN FIVE CHILDREN - EDWARD, LENA, MRS. LYDIA BACHTOLD, ANDY AND MRS. HENRY SABO. MRS. STEFFEN PASSED AWAY IN 1901, AND IN 1903 HE WAS MARRIED TO LOUISE WAIBEL. TO THIS UNION WERE ALSO BORN FIVE CHILDREN - SAM, CHRIS, ALPHA, CLARA AND EZRA. ALL OF HIS CHILDREN RESIDE IN THIS VICINITY, WITH THE EXCEPTION OF MRS. SABO, WHO LIVES AT MANSFIELD, OHIO.


      MRS. STEFFEN PASSED AWAY IN 1920, AND A FEW YEARS LATER HE MARRIED MARY ANLIKER, WHO SURVIVES.


      ALSO SURVIVING ARE A BROTHER AND TWO SISTERS, NAMELY: ALBERT STEFFEN, OF CROPSEY, AND MRS. CARL HUBER AND MRS. GOTTFRIED HARI, OF STRAWN.


      FUNERAL SERVICES WERE HELD AT THE SOUTH APOSTOLIC CHRISTIAN CHURCH ON MONDAY AFTERNOON AT ONE O’CLOCK AND INTERMENT WAS IN THE SOUTH APOSTOLIC CHRISTIAN CEMETERY.
    Person ID I56573  Megan's Big Tree
    Last Modified 17 Oct 2016 

    Father Ulrich Steffen,   b. 11 Sep 1835, Eriswil, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jan 1913, Cropsey, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Anna Marie Wenger,   b. 18 Feb 1835, Baden-Baden, Baden-Baden, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1902  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 18 Dec 1859  Roanoke, Woodford, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F22199  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Lydia Grieder,   b. 1 Feb 1867,   d. 1901  (Age 33 years) 
    Children 
     1. Edward Steffen
     2. Lena Steffen
     3. Andy Steffen
     4. Louise Steffen
     5. Lydia T. Steffen,   b. 26 May 1898,   d. 2 Dec 1994  (Age 96 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F22500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Louise Waibel,   b. 19 Apr 1871, Überlingen, Bodenseekreis, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1920, Bloomington, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 1903  Cropsey, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Samuel T. Steffen,   b. 30 Aug 1904, Cropsey, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1983, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     2. Chris Steffen,   b. 1906,   d. 1971  (Age 65 years)
     3. Alpha Louis Steffen,   b. 4 Nov 1907, Cropsey, McLean, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Oct 2000, Fairbury, Livingston, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     4. Clara Steffen,   b. 1909,   d. 1974  (Age 65 years)
     5. Ezra William Steffen,   b. 6 Apr 1911,   d. 22 Sep 1999  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F22501  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Mary Anliker,   b. 1871,   d. 1956  (Age 85 years) 
    Married Abt 1923  [1
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2016 14:48:01 
    Family ID F22502  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S738] The Steffen Family.

    2. [S737] The South Side Church Ministers Obituaries.

    3. [S935] 74 Years of "South Side" Apostolic Christian Church History.

    4. [S55] Apostolic Heritage History & Genealogy Newsletter.

    5. [S691] South Christian Apostolic Cemetery.

    6. [S1090] Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947.