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Charles H. Aussieker

Charles H. Aussieker

Male 1859 - 1941  (81 years)

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  • Name Charles H. Aussieker  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 9 Nov 1859  Fulton, Whiteside Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 6
    Gender Male 
    Occupation Food Production - Grocery co. salesman 
    Died 29 Apr 1941  Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried 2 May 1941  Cedar Memorial Park Cem, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    Person ID I487  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2018 

    Father Dietrich Aussieker,   b. 17 May 1831, Freiburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1885, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Charlotte Meyer,   b. 29 Mar 1834, Mecklenburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1909, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 1859  Fulton, Whiteside Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 8, 9
    Family ID F163  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Rose I. Ferguson,   b. 29 Dec 1878, Stanwood, Cedar Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1969, Pasadena, Los Angeles Cnty, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 24 Feb 1904  Mechanicsville, Cedar Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4, 10
    Children 
     1. Richard Carl Aussieker (Armstrong),   b. 28 Mar 1906, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1988, Seattle, King Cnty, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Last Modified 6 Mar 2018 
    Family ID F164  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The 1880 Iowa census lists Charles as a bookkeeper, living with his parents and 6 siblings in Cedar Rapids. 1880 U.S.Census, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 9, Roll 351, stamped p. 79).

      The 1885 Iowa State Census records the Aussieker family residing at 13 W. 1st St, First Ward, Cedar Rapids, on 1 Jan 1885. It lists Dietrich, 53, born in Germany, a "cigar maker," living with his wife Charlotte, 50, also born in Germany, and the following Illinois born children: "Charley," 25, employed with "Groceries;" Edward, 15; "Lizzie," 13; "Metta," 3; and two roomers. 1885 Iowa State Census, Ward 1, Cedar Rapids, IA (Roll 1885-221, stamped p. 33). See also: https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:H8RY-9T2 [the name is recorded with one "s" as Ausieker].

      The 1900 census shows his mother "Sharlot," 66, born in Mar 1834 in Germany, widowed and living with the following of her children: Charles, 40, b. Nov 1859 in Illinois, employed as a "Trav Salesman"; Edward, 30, b. Jan 1870 in Iowa, employed as a "Grocer"; Elizabeth, 28, b. Oct 1871 in Iowa, no employment listed; and Meta, 20, b. Dec 1879 in Iowa, a "Student." 1900 U.S. Census, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 623, Roll 444, stamped p. 303A).

      The 1920 census lists Charles as "C.H. Aussieker," a 60-yr old head of household consisting of he, his wife "R.I.", 41, and son Richard C., 13. The census gives his occupation as a "credit man" working with a wholesale coffee company. 1920 U.S. Census, 5th Precinct, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 625, Roll 500, stamped p. 147).

      The 1925 Iowa state census reports that Charles H. Aussieker, 65, was living with his wife Rose I. (Ferguson), 46, and their son Richard, 18. 1925 Iowa State Census, State Historical Society of Iowa (Roll 1812, p. 23).
    • The 1940 census shows Charles H Aussieker, 80, living with his wife Rose I, 61. They lived in the same house where they lived in 1935. 1940 U.S. Census, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 627, Roll 1176, stamped p. 135).
    • Death Notice, The Cedar Rapids [IA] Gazette, p. 2 (29 Apr 1941):
      "Charles H. Aussieker, 2006 Washington avenue SE, died at his home at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday [29 Apr] after a lingering illness. He was born Nov. 9, 1859 at Fulton, Ill., but lived in this community most of his life. He was a salesman for the Witwer Brothers Grocer company for 27 years.
      "Surviving are his wife, Rose, and a son, Richard C., at Ann Arbor, Mich. Funeral arrangements have not been made. Friends may call at the Moen chapel."
    • Obituary, The Cedar Rapids [IA] Gazette, p. 17 (30 Apr 1941):
      "Charles H. Aussieker.
      " Funeral services for Charles H. Aussieker ... who died at his home Tuesday [29 Apr], will be held in the Moen chapel at 2 p.m. Friday [2 May]. There will be a cremation committal.
      "In addition to his wife and son, he is survived by a brother, Ed Aussieker of Oakland, Calif.; three sisters, Mrs. J. Snouffer of Cedar Rapids, Mrs. J. Elson of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Miss Meta Aussieker of Washington, D.C.
      "Friends may call at the chapel."

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Bertha Newens|, Bertha Ina (Newens) Snouffer, "Newens & Snouffer Family Records", (Bertha Ina (Newens) Snouffer; unpublished charts; created abt 1960; revised abt 1970; original charts possessed by Wm.C.Snouffer).

    2. [S42] Jewell - Snouffers|, Carol Snouffer Jewell, "Snouffer, Schnauffer, Newens of Germany, IA, 1523-1997" (Nov 1999), (Family Tree Maker, "World Family Tree," CD-ROM database (vol. 54, tree 2400), Cambridge, MA; The Learning Company, Inc. : 2000).

    3. [S619] IA Census 1900, Linn|, Iowa, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, 1900 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T623, Roll 444, p. 303).

    4. [S228] Death Notice|, Death Notice, (Charles H. Aussieker; 29 Apr 1941).

    5. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Charles H Aussieker; 30 Apr 1941).

    6. [S488] IA Census 1860, Cedar Rapids|, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 1860 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T9, Roll 351, p. 79A).

    7. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 187816573.

    8. [S73] IA Census 1880, Cedar Rapids|, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 1880 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T9, Roll 351, p. 79A).

    9. [S695] Barbara Hannon|, Hannon, Barbara, (Emails from barbarajhannon@gmail.com to Wm. C. Snouffer).

    10. [S879] IA Marriages, 1838-1934 |, Iowa County Court Clerks, Iowa, County Marriages, 1838-1934, (Online database, "Historical Record Collections," Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Salt Lake City, UT; https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list ).