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William Bauer / Bower

William Bauer / Bower

Male Abt 1856 - 1867  (~ 11 years)

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  • Name William Bauer / Bower  [1, 2
    Born Abt 1856  Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Mar 1867  [2
    Person ID I11597  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2013 

    Father John Ludwig Bauer / Bower,   b. 24 Dec 1800, Wurttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1872, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Christiana Johanna Schnauffer,   b. 24 Dec 1811, Malmsheim, Wurttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1863, Bethel, Shelby Cnty, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1832  [3
    Family ID F4171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In 1860 the census records his father John Bauer, 59, a "wheelright" living with his wife "Christina," 48. Both had been born in "Wirtemburg." They lived with 5 Pennsylvania-born children: "John jr," 26, a farmer; Theodore, 25, a furniture maker;" Samuel, 22, a farm laborer; Walter, 18, a cabinet maker, and Christina 16. Also in the family home were 5 Missouri-born children: August, 14; David, 12; George 10; Miranda, 6; and William, 4. 1860 U.S. Census, Bethel Twsp, Shelby Cnty, MO (M 653, Roll 657, stamped p. 195).

      William is missing from the 1870 census showing his father's family.

  • Sources 
    1. [S915] MO Census 1860, Shelby|, Shelby Cnty, Missouri; 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (M 653, Roll 657, p. 195).

    2. [S916] Ancestry Tree - Bower|, "Spaniard111", "Rodis Family Tree", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/8001315/listofallpeople ).

    3. [S903] Lois S|, Lois Hall Snouffer, From Schnaufer to Snouffer, (Lois H. Snouffer & Allen County Public Library, Fort Wayne, IN 46802), 929.2 SN59SL (2013)., p. 35.