Zoar UCC (Formerly Zoar Evangelical)
New Hanover, Monroe County, Illinois

VITAL
RECORDS

Births & Baptisms Confirmations Marriages Deaths & Burials

CHURCH
INFORMATION

Pastors Members History Photos

The records below are for the ancestors of Esther Clara Kraus and their siblings - Esther's direct ancestors are highlighted. Additional records may be found in the linked indices.

Any available original document scans are linked in the "RECORD" column. Note that the original records were kept in German.

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Births and Baptisms

NAME BIRTH BAPTISM RECORD PARENTS
Emelie Wenkel 16 May 1858 ? Baptizing book p. 8 Wilh Wenkel & Catherina Stumpf
Elisabeth Wenkel 12 Nov 1860 ? Baptizing book p. 10 Wilh Wenkel & Catherina Stumpf

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Confirmations

NAME BIRTH CONFIRMATION RECORD PARENTS
* John Conrad Wenkel 19 Jul 1853 [abt 1866?] ? [noted in his death record]

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Marriages

BRIDE
GROOM
DATE
RECORD
Caroline Haller William Lepp
3rd marriage
14 May 1901 Church Book 2 p. 0100

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Death & Cemetery Records

It is unclear whether there were two couples named Georg and Elisabeth Stumpf with almost identical dates, or if the 20 year gap in their death dates lead to separated monuments with faded writing that has confused the issue.

MARRIED NAME
(not necessarily same as record - may match gravestone)
BIRTH DEATH BURIAL DEATH RECORD CEMETERY (PHOTOS)
links to www.rootsweb.com/~ilmonroe
* Elizabeth (Keim) Stumpf 1811 1853 . Book 1 1862 # 13
daughter of W. Wenkel & Katharine Stumpf
OLD R 8 A
"NEE KEIM, AGE 42 YRS 3 MO. 21 DAYS, WIFE OF GEORGE"
note: OLD R 20 A is Elizabeth Stumpf 1811-1873, but possibly could be mistranscription
* Georg Stumpf 1804 1875 1866 Book 1 1866 #6
son of Wilhelm Wenkel and Auguste Zweig
OLD R 20 B "HUSBAND OF ELIZABETH"
indexed as 1801-1875, but photo confirms that stone has faded 1804 as birth year
OLD R 8 B supposedly is Mr. & Mrs. Georg Stumpf, with dates for Georg 1811-1873
John Stumpf 1809 1878 1865 Book 1 1865 #2 OLD R 3 B "BORN HESS DARMSTADT, MARRIED ELIZABETH 19 APRIL 1838 ZION MILLSTADT, BAKER IN GERMANY, IMMIGRATED 1834"
Elizabeth (Rodemich) Stumpf 1819 1909 1865 OLD R 3 A "BORN HESSEN, GERMANY, NEE RODEMICH, MARRIED JOHN STUMPF 19 APRIL 1838, MOTHER OF NINE CHILDREN"

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Pastors

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Members

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History

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Building Photos

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