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John George Ringwald

Birthdate: (82)
Birthplace: Van Wert Twp., Van Wert, OH, United States
Death: 1939 (81)
Immediate Family:

Son of Gottleib Ringwald, Jr. and Elisabeth Ringwald
Husband of Ann Eliza Ringwald
Father of Elizabeth Ringwald; Mary Alice Baxter; James Arthur Ringwald; Thomas Charles Ringwald; Robert Harrison Ringwald and 6 others
Brother of Barbara Ringwald; Elias F Ringwald; Sarah Jane Ringwald; Mary Magdlena Ringwald and William Henry Ringwald

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About John George Ringwald

John G. Ringwald was born in Ohio in 1857 of German parents. His father Gotleib was brought to the United States as a baby from the Black Forest area of Germany.

 John was a builder by trade and operated a lumber mill.  
 A hunting accident in Wisconsin resulted in the loss of his right leg below the knee.  He was the contractor of the Middle Point Presbyterian Church.
His birthday was one day after his wife's--  Oct. 18th.

He and his wife had ~10 children. ANNA JANE was their 2nd daughter. Her father sometimes called her "Annie Rooney".

 The children older than her were:Elisabeth (died as infant), Mary Alice, and James Artur. Younger were: Thomas Charles, Robert, Florence, Edna Ruth, Edith Mae, Bernice, and John Eugene.
 As a child, Anna lived on a 60 acre farm in Middle Point, Ohio. In 1893, her father (John) bought a saw-mill.
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John George Ringwald's Timeline

December 18, 1857
Van Wert Twp., Van Wert, OH, United States
January 27, 1881
Age 23
August 1, 1882
Age 24
Middle Point, Van Wert County, Ohio, United States
January 14, 1884
Age 26
December 31, 1885
Age 28
Middle Point, Van Wert County, Ohio, United States
Age 30
November 21, 1889
Age 31
September 15, 1892
Age 34
Middle Point, Van Wert County, Ohio, United States
April 16, 1894
Age 36