My gg-grandparents were Peter Jacob CLAUSSEN and Anna Christina ROSTERMUND.Peter was born in "Holstein" 31 August 1830.Anna was born in Ramhusen, Holstein, on 12 March 1830.They were married at Ramhusen on 23 October 1853 and apparently came to America about 1870, settling in Scott County, IA (1870 census has them in Davenport and 1880 census has them in Cleona).Peter Jacob died 31 August 1882 and Anna died 13 February 1905.Both are buried at the cemetery in Durant, Iowa, as is a daughter Emielie.Children of Peter Jacob and Anna were:
1. Anna Margaretha.Born ca 1853 in Holstein 2. Maria Christina. Born before 18 Oct 1854 in Holstein 3. Johann Friedrich. Born ca 1857 in Holstein 4. Peter Jacob. Born ca 1855 in Holstein 5. Sophia Magdalena.Born 21 Nov 1859.Married Heinrich Bierkamp.Died Rochester, MN 12 September 1924 6. Emiielie. Born 30 Sep 1863 Holstein.Died 12 May 1882 and buried at Durant, IA cemetery 7. Emma.Born ca 1870 in Iowa 8. Maria. Born ca 1870 in Iowa 9. Henry Carl.Born 24 March 1872, Stockton, Muscatine County ,IA (my g-grandfather).
Am interested in finding information on the children of Peter Jacob and Anna.Am willing to share information I have on this family.