Johannes Schneider


Born: Berne Canton, Switzerland – 6 May 1818

Died: Andalusia,Rock Island County, IL – 3 Sep 1893

Father: Unknown

Mother: Unknown

Spouse: Christina Stüki Schneider


Great Great Grandfather Johannes Schneider

My 2nd great grandfather Johannes ‘John’ Schneider was born in the Berne Canton in Switzerland and was married to Christina Stüki in Langnau Switzerland on Dec 3, 1849.

They had 7 children before her and Johannes came to America in 1870, settling on a farm near Andalusia, Illinois. There children were:

Anna Elizabeth ‘Emma’ - born April 17, 1850 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

Gottfried ‘Godfrey - born Feb. 20, 1853 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

Louisa - born Sep. 6, 1854 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

Adolf - born Sep. 15, 1858 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

Karl - born Sep. 2, 1860 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

Charles - born September 1862 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

Caroline ‘Carrie’ - born Sep 27, 1864 in Berne Canton, Switzerland

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John Schneider died at the age of 75 on Sep. 3, 1893 near Andalusia, Illinois and is buried in the Andalusia cemetery with his wife Christina.



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