Ameilia Halfman (Kreiter) (deceased)

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Birthplace: Brochthausen, Duderstadt, Hessen-Nassau, Hanover, Germany, Germany
Death: (Date and location unknown)
Cause of death: Stroke on Feb, 19 followed by Hypostatic Pheumonia
Managed by: Diana Lyn (Burrs) Wiley
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About Ameilia Halfman (Kreiter)

In notes from Great Aunt Margaret Halfman:

"Amelia Krieter came to the United States with her parents and two sisters, Margaret and Anna, aboard the "FRISIA" which embarked from Hamburg & Havre and docked in New York on June 22, 1881. Her brother Frederick came to the United States in 1871 and Frank came in 1880. Her brother Andrew remained in Germany where he died in Quackenbruck in 1921 or 1922."

Noted from Nor El Leinberger:

Per photostat of passenger manifest from the "FRISIA", record M237, reel 438, states as follows:

284 Jac Krieter 59 M Farmer Hanover, Prussia 285 Anna Krieter 56 F 286 Marg Krieter 22 F Child 287 Amelia Krieter 14 F Child 288 Anna Krieter 10 F Child

Nor El has a copy of the manifest in a scrapbook which may have been passed down to her daughter Kim Aldrich after Nor El's death in 5/2009 from cancer.

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Ameilia Halfman's Timeline

October 6, 1885
Merrillville, Lake, IN, USA
November 23, 1887
Lake, IN, USA
November 27, 1892
Lake, IN, USA
December 3, 1893
Lake, IN, USA