Can anyone give me more information on the following: trying to trace Ahlers,down my family tree: HORNER-AHLERS
Mary Ahlers, born 31 May 1884 the youngest child fo Heirich and Margaretha (Prediger) Ahlers, was married 8 March 1904 to William Marshall Horner.William and Mary had five children: Eurice Eugene, Eunice Irene, Paul George, Nell Willetta, and John Marshall. Mary died 15 Februry 1944 and William died 4 May 1948 both in Centralia, Illinois, where they are also buried ( See Ahlers- Prediger)
Eurice E, born 5 October 1906, was married 14 September 1930 at Shelbyville, Illinois to Retha Wilson, born 16 September 1912. They had one daughter, Carol, born 18 December 1942, who married Lonnie Jent , born 19 June 1940, Lonnie and Carol had one son, Douglas, born 3 February 1964
Eunice Iren, born 15 February 1908 at Centralia, Illinois, was married 1 December 1931 at Marion, Illinois to Harry Kasten, born 11 July 1908 in Washington County, Illinois, a son of Edward and Martha ( Ellerbush) Kasten.They had one son, Rex Dean, born 6 February 1935 at Sumner, Illinois, who was married 16 December 1960 at Mexico City, Mexico to Conception Vazquez, born 12 August 1935 in Mexico City. Rex and Conception had two children: Monique Karla, born 12 September 1961 at Centralia, Illinois, and Ligia Eunice , born 4 December 1962 at Mexico City.
Paul George was born 29 January 1910
Nell Wiletta, born 26 April 1914 at Centralia, Illinois, was married 19 January 1958 at Las Vegas, Nevada to Theodore P. Lindsay, born 3 April 1904 in Oklahoma. Theodore died 9 February 1973 and is buried at Forest Lawn Cemetery, Boston Massachusetts.
John Marshall, vorn 18 February 1917 at Centralia, was married 1 March 1953 to Lee Ann Howell, vorn 8 November 1930, a daughter of Alfred and Grace Howell. John M. and Lee Ann had four children: Nyrea Lee born 2 November 1953, Karen J. born 19 November 1954 both in Los Angeles, California, Michelle born at Anaheim, California. Submitted by Martha Mae Schmidt.