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Cord Ehlers

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Bremervörde, Lower Saxony, Germany
Death: Died in Cole Camp, Benton, Missouri
Cause of death: broncho pneumonia
Place of Burial: Benton, Missouri
Immediate Family:

Son of Johann Ehlers and Anna Becca "Engel" Ehlers
Husband of Anna Margaretha Ehlers
Father of Anna Margaretha Ehlers; Johann Anton Ehlers; Claus Ehlers; Heinrich Ehlers; Anna Rebecca Lutjen and 1 other
Brother of Beeke Heins; Johann Ehlers; Margarethe Ehlers; Hinrich Ehlers; Anton Ehlers and 1 other

Occupation: farmer
Managed by: Lisa Karen Foltz
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About Cord Ehlers

He served in the military in Civil War - 90 days. He was a farmer in Benton County, Missouri. NOTE: Rufus Ehlers of Overland Park, KS has written a book on this family titled "Cord Ehlers in America"

Cord Ehlers came from Fahrendorf, Germany leaving Bremervorde in 1853 on the ship Von Gagern arriving in New Orleans 12 Oct 1853. His fiancee came with him and is listed next ot him as well as Johann and Frederika Hubert Ehlers.

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=germans&id=I01332

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Cord Ehlers's Timeline

1827
June 2, 1827
Bremervörde, Lower Saxony, Germany
1853
October 12, 1853
Age 26
arr New Orleans on Bremen ship H. von Gagern
November 30, 1853
Age 26
Benton Co, Mo
1857
May 12, 1857
Age 29
Benton Co, Mo
1858
October 3, 1858
Age 31
Benton Co, Mo
1860
November 3, 1860
Age 33
Benton Co, Mo
1862
December 5, 1862
Age 35
Benton Co, Mo
1865
February 15, 1865
Age 37
Benton Co, Mo
1868
January 5, 1868
Age 40
Benton Co, Mo
1914
January 25, 1914
Age 86
Cole Camp, Benton, Missouri