Carl & Elaine (Grove) Rhodes' Genealogy Pages

Caroline Pauline Kelm

Female 1865 - 1944  (78 years)


Personal Information    |    Notes    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Caroline Pauline Kelm 
    Born 5 Jul 1865  Posen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Mar 1944  Wakarusa, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 Mar 1944  Bremen Cemetary, Bremen, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1750  Carl
    Last Modified 30 Mar 2014 

    Family Jacob Schlemmer,   b. 16 Nov 1847, St. Joseph County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1921, Bremen, Marshall County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 6 Sep 1888  Bremen, St. Joseph County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jacob Schlemmer,   d. 1902
     2. Carl Schlemmer,   d. 1903
     3. Susie Schlemmer,   b. 15 Mar 1887,   d. 28 Sep 1950  (Age 63 years)
     4. Pauline C. Schlemmer,   b. 15 Mar 1890, St. Joseph County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1968, Wakarusa, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     5. Emma Schlemmer,   b. 2 Feb 1893,   d. 18 Dec 1962  (Age 69 years)
     6. Hilbert Martin Schlemmer,   b. 19 Jan 1896, St. Joseph County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1953  (Age 57 years)
     7. Lydia Schlemmer,   b. 21 Feb 1900,   d. 26 Sep 1974, St. Joseph County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     8. Edith Schlemmer,   b. 21 Feb 1900,   d. 8 Feb 1901  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 18 Jan 2014 
    Family ID F127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1910 United States Federal Census about Caroline Schlemmer
      Name: Caroline Schlemmer
      Age in 1910: 44
      Birth Year: abt 1866
      Birthplace: Germany
      Home in 1910: Madison, Saint Joseph, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Immigration Year: 1887
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Jacob Schlemmer
      Father's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother's Birthplace: Germany
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Jacob Schlemmer 62
      Caroline Schlemmer 44
      Emma Schlemmer 16
      Hilbert Schlemmer 14
      Aleda Schlemmer 10

      View
      Original
      Record

      View original image
      Vi


      1900 United States Federal Census about Caroline Schlemmer
      Name: Caroline Schlemmer
      Age: 34
      Birth Date: Jul 1865
      Birthplace: Germany
      Home in 1900: Madison, St Joseph, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Immigration Year: 1885
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Jacob Schlemmer
      Marriage Year: 1888
      Years Married: 12
      Father's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother: number of living children: 6
      Mother: How many children: 6
      Occupation: View on Image


      1920 United States Federal Census about Caroline Schlemmer
      Name: Caroline Schlemmer
      Age: 54
      Birth Year: abt 1866
      Birthplace: Germany
      Home in 1920: Madison, St Joseph, Indiana
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Immigration Year: 1888
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Jacob Schlemmer
      Father's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother's Birthplace: Germany
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Jacob Schlemmer 73
      Caroline Schlemmer 54

      View
      Original
      Record

      View original image
      V


      Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941 about Caroline Kahn
      Name: Caroline Kahn
      Spouse Name: Jacob Schlemmer
      Marriage Date: 6 Sep 1888
      Marriage County: St. Joseph

      Death record Elkhart County Bk. 18, p. 78. age 78, 7 mon. 26 da.
      cause of death-nephritis.
      Obituary notice from the March 2, 1944 Wakarusa Tribune: "Mrs.
      Caroline Pauline Schlemmer, 78 passed away at 8:20 a.m. Wednesday
      morning in the home of her son-in-law and daughter, Mr. and Mrs. Frank
      Grove of this place. She had been in ill health for the past ten
      years, and bedfast since November. She was born July 5, 1865 in
      Posen, Germany, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kelm. She came to South
      Bend from Germany when she was 22 years old to the home of her uncle,
      Henry Schultz. She married Jacob Schlemmer Sept. 5 1888 near Bremen,
      where she lived until his death in Sept. 1921. Surviving are five
      children, Mrs.Frank (Pauline) Grove, Mrs. Upton (Susie) Ringle of
      Mishawaka, Mrs. Irvin (Lydia) Bollman of South Bend, Mrs. Sam (Emma)
      Weaver of Bremen, Hilbert M. Schlemmer of near Nappanee, fourteen
      grand-children and 22 great grand-children."

      FREDERICK JOHANN SCHULTZ (1927?)
      Frederick Johann Schultz, eighty-one years old, one of the old and well known
      residents of this community, died at the family home Tuesday evening after an
      illness of a week of complications. He was born June 19, 1846, at
      Regierungs, Berzirg Posen, Germany and was a son of Mathias and Juliana Schultz.
      On January 16, 1872, he was united in marriage with Wilhelmina Arndt in Germany.
      On April 25, 1882 Mr. and Mrs. Schultz and their four children came to America,
      settling in South Bend, where they lived for two and one half years.
      In 1886 they moved to their farm two and one half miles northeast of Bremen
      where they lived until October, 1910. Since that time they have lived in Bremen.
      Mr. Schultz was the father of ten children, seven of who survive with their mother.
      They are Mrs. Julianna Scheminske of South Bend, Martin Schultz of Niles, Michigan,
      Otto Schultz of Waterloo, Iowa, William Schultz and Mrs. Theresa Roth of Bremen
      and Mrs. Bertha Fields and Mrs. Edith Sargent of Elkhart. He is survived also by three
      brothers, Gottlieb and Henry Schultz of South Bend and Stephen Schultz of Hastings,
      Nebraska; twenty-five grandchildren; one niece, Mrs. Caroline Schlemmer,
      of Bremen, and a number of less near relatives and friends.
      Funeral services will be held at the residence Friday afternoon at two
      o'clock and at St. Paul's Lutheran church at 2:30 oclock. Rev. W.T.
      Vogel, pastor of the church, will officiate in the services. Burial will be
      in the Bremen cemetery.


      1900 United States Federal Census
      about Caroline Schlemmer
      Name: Caroline Schlemmer
      Home in 1900: Madison, St Joseph, Indiana
      Age: 34
      Birth Date: Jul 1865
      Birthplace: Germany
      Race: White
      Gender: Female
      Immigration Year: 1885
      Relationship to Head of House: Wife
      Father's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother's Birthplace: Germany
      Mother: number of living children: 6
      Mother: How many children: 6
      Spouse's name: Jacob
      Marriage Year: 1888
      Marital Status: Married
      Years Married: 12
      Residence : Madison Township, St. Joseph, Indiana
      Occupation: View on Image
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Jacob Schlemmer 52
      Caroline Schlemmer 34
      Susie S Schlemmer 11
      Polly C Schlemmer 10
      Emma C Schlemmer 6
      Helbert M Schlemmer 4
      Allata M Schlemmer 3/12
      Ida C Schlemmer 3/12


      1920 United States Federal Census
      about Caroline Schlemmer
      Name: Caroline Schlemmer
      Home in 1920: Madison, St Joseph, Indiana
      Age: 54 years
      Estimated birth year: abt 1866
      Birthplace: Germany
      Relation to Head of House: Wife
      Spouse's name: Jacob
      Father's Birth Place: Germany
      Mother's Birth Place: Germany
      Marital Status: Married
      Race: White
      Sex: Female
      Year of Immigration: 1888
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Image: 63
      Neighbors: View others on page
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Jacob Schlemmer 73
      Caroline Schlemmer 54


      U.S. and International Marriage Records, 1560-1900
      about Caroline Pauli Schlemmer
      Name: Caroline Pauli Schlemmer
      Gender: female
      Birth Place: PR


      Birth Year: 1865
      Spouse Name: Jacob Schlemmer
      Marriage
      Year: 1888
      Marriage State: IN
      Number Pages: 1

      Name:
      Caroline Pauline Kelm

      Birth:
      5 Jul 1865 in P