Johann Ehlers (1815 - 1908)

‹ Back to Ehlers surname

5

Matches

0 0 5
Adds sibling(s).

View Johann Ehlers's complete profile:

  • See if you are related to Johann Ehlers
  • Request to view Johann Ehlers' family tree

Share

Related Projects

Birthplace: Fahrendahl, Hannover, Preussen
Death: Died in Bebra, Morgan Co., MO
Managed by: Brandon Gregory
Last Updated:

About Johann Ehlers

Johanne Ehlers was born near Hamburg and Bremen, Germany, October 25, 1815. Although his tombstone and obituary has him born October 26, 1815. He was married twice. His first wife and child were buried in the ocean in August and September 1853; they died on the boat while immigrating to America.

He, his first wife, and their five children left Germany August 14, 1853 on the ship "Von Gagern" and arrived at New Orleans October 10, 1853.

He served as a private in Capt. Nolting's Co (C) German Regiment Missouri Home Guards from June 13,1861 until July 20, 1861, being discharged for disability.

Reference #17

view all 14

Johann Ehlers's Timeline

1815
October 26, 1815
Fahrendahl, Hannover, Preussen
November 2, 1815
Gnarrenburg, Hannover, Preussen
1839
December 19, 1839
Age 24
Gnarrenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany
December 26, 1839
Age 24
Hanover
1842
1842
Age 26
Hanover, Hanover, Germany
1844
February 13, 1844
Age 28
Hanover, Hanover, Germany
1849
February 11, 1849
Age 33
Hanover
1852
1852
Age 36
Hanover, Hanover, Germany
1853
October 12, 1853
Age 37
arr New Orleans on Bremen ship H. von Gagern
1857
1857
Age 41
United States