Ancestry of Esther Kraus:
Church Records in Monroe County, Illinois

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Church
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Ancestors' Surnames Related Surnames
St. Paul's Evangelical (UCC), Columbia Eckert, Kraus or Krauss , Lepp, Stumpf, Wehinger, Wenkel Dahmer, Doerr, Eschmann, Giffhorn, Gummersheimer, Gundlach, Harres, Heiligstadt, Kinsle, Landgraf, Lang, Miller or Mueller, Mund, Payne, Ritter, Roever, Schaefer, Schmidt Schroeder, Zweig, many others
Zoar Evangelical (UCC), New Hanover Stumpf, Wenkel Lepp, Haller
St. Paul's Evangelical (UCC), Waterloo Lepp Wenkel, Stumpf, Fischer, Hoffmann, Doerr, Koenigsmark, Schmidt, others
Immaculate Conception, Columbia none Lepp, Wehinger
Zion Evanglical (UCC), Millstadt (St. Clair County) Wenkel, Stumpf Doerr, Rodemich

Note that there are many additional surnames in the church record transcriptions.

Ancestors of Esther Kraus: Illinois Church Records

Esther (Kraus) Mabry's family tree

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Relationship to Esther Kraus Name Baptism Confirmation Marriage Death & Burial
Esther Kraus
(1905-1986)
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
in California
MOTHER Katie Wenkel
(1879-1964)
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
FATHER Fred Kraus
(1874-1928)
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GRANDMOTHER Margaretha Lepp
(1857-1949)
St. Paul Evangelical
Waterloo
Monroe Co., IL, church unknown St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GRANDFATHER John Wenkel
(1853-1918)
Zoar Evangelical
New Hanover
Monroe Co., IL, church unknown St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GRANDMOTHER Margaretha Eckert
(1848-1910)
in Germany St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GRANDFATHER Daniel Kraus
(1840-1905)
in Germany in Germany St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT
GRANDMOTHER
Paulina Wehinger
(1832-1906)
in Austria in Austria Monroe Co., IL, church unknown St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT
GRANDFATHER
William Lepp
(1828-1912)
in Germany in Germany Monroe Co., IL, church unknown St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT
GRANDMOTHER
Catherine Stumpf
(1835-1862)
unknown (Illinois) unknown (Illinois) Zion Evangelical
Millstadt
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT
GRANDFATHER
William Wenkel
(1832-1905)
in Germany in Germany? Zion Evangelical
Millstadt
St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT
GRANDMOTHER
Catherine Jaeger
(1815-1882)
in Germany in Germany in Germany St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT
GRANDFATHER
Daniel Krauss
(1817-1887)
in Germany in Germany in Germany St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT GREAT
GRANDMOTHER
Henriette Bierwirth
(1804-1881)
in Germany in Germany in Germany St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT GREAT
GRANDFATHER
Conrad Wenkel
(1800-1858)
in Germany in Germany in Germany St. Paul Evangelical
Columbia
GREAT GREAT
GRANDMOTHER
Elisabeth Keim
(1811-1853)
unknown unknown unknown Zoar Evangelical
New Hanover
GREAT GREAT
GRANDFATHER
Georg Stumpf
(1804-1875)
in Germany in Germany unknown Zoar Evangelical
New Hanover

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