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John Kleinfeldt

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  • Name John Kleinfeldt 
    Born 29 Jan 1836  Zarrentin, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Biographical Information From his passport we get the following description: He was 5 foot, 3 inches tall. He had light brown hair and eyebrows. His eyes were blue and his Nose, "strong" His oval face was set off by a half beard. He was unable to write and a notation of such sits where the document calls for a signature. 
    Immigration / Naturalization 30 Sep 1862 
    John immigrated from Germany in 1862. He left Hamburg aboard the Zebra and arrived in New York. His occupation was listed as "landsmann" or farmer but, he did not pursue that life in the United States.  
    Kleinfeldt Ships Manifest.
    Kleinfeldt Ships Manifest.
    Ships manifest from the Zebra that carried John Kleinfeldt to the United States.
    Immigration / Naturalization 27 Oct 1868 
    John became a naturalized citizen 27 Oct 1868.  
    John Kleinfeldt Naturalization Front.
    John Kleinfeldt Naturalization Front.
    John Kleinfeldt Naturalization Front.
    Census 1870 
    1870 Kleinfeldt
    1870 Kleinfeldt
    1970 US census, Cook, Illinois, Family Number 2166, Kleinfeldt.
    Biographical Information 1871 
    The Great Chicago fire. 
    John Kleinfeldt 1868
    John Kleinfeldt 1868
    Awarded by the Chicago Genealogical Society for having proven that John Kleinfeldt is my great X2 grandfather and that he lived in Chicago Illinois before 8 October 1871, the date of the "Great Chicago Fire"
    1871 Edwards Directory.
    1871 Edwards Directory.
    According to the 1871 Edwards Chicago City Directory John Kleinfeldt was at the time living at 155 Augusta in the 15th ward.
    Chicago Fire.
    Chicago Fire.
    155 Augusta is to the west of this map in an area that escaped destruction.
    Census 1880 
    1880 Kleinfeldt
    1880 Kleinfeldt
    1880 US census, Cook, Illinois, enumeration district 134, Family Number 388, Kleinfeldt.
    Census 1900 
    1900 Kleinfeldt
    1900 Kleinfeldt
    1900 US census, Cook, Illinois, enumeration district 392, Family Number 142, Kleinfeldt.
    Occupation He worked as a railroad laborer. 
    Died 19 Jul 1909  Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    John Kleinfeldt Death
    John Kleinfeldt Death
    John Kleinfeldt Death
    Buried 22 Jul 1909  Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Kleinfeldt Plots at Concordia Cemetery.
    Kleinfeldt Plots at Concordia Cemetery.
    Kleinfeldt Plots at Concordia Cemetery.
    Plot: Section 3 Lot 604
    John Kleinfeldt Headstone
    John Kleinfeldt Headstone
    John Kleinfeldt Headstone
    Plot: Section 3 Lot 604
    Person ID I23  Nagel
    Last Modified 4 Apr 2015 

    Father Mr Kleinfeldt,   b. Prussia, Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mrs Kleinfeldt,   b. Prussia, Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F281  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilhelmine Hacker,   b. 25 Sep 1846, Prussia, Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1905, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. William Kleinfeldt,   b. Abt Feb 1870,   d. Bef 1880  (Age ~ 9 years)  [Birth]
     2. John Kleinfeldt,   b. 15 May 1871, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1894  (Age 22 years)  [Birth]
     3. Henry William John Kleinfeldt,   b. 18 Jan 1874, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1950, Bellwood, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Hermann Christ Kleinfeldt,   b. 29 Apr 1877, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1953, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
     5. Twin 1 Kleinfeldt,   b. 5 Dec 1878, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Twin 2 Kleinfeldt,   b. 5 Dec 1878, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Lizzie Kleinfeldt,   b. 20 Oct 1884, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1907, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  [Birth]
     8. Fredrick Christ Kleinfeldt,   b. 12 Mar 1887, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1936  (Age 48 years)  [Birth]
     9. Edward Kleinfeldt,   b. 26 Jan 1889, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1889, Chicago, Cook, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart