Johann Meggers born about 1798 married Catherina born about 1798. Their son Christian F. Meggers born 11.23.1829 in Tellingstead, Holstein Germany died 10.06.1916 married 6.15.1861 (Clinton County Iowa) Caroline Shultz Meggers born 10.11.1838 in Kreis Pomerania, Germany died 12.09.1906. Both died in Charlotte Iowa had lived near Goose Creek Iowa. Their son Albert Frederick Meggers was born 3.09.1872 died 08.28.1928 married on 2.19.1896 Antje Schoolman Meggers born on 7.11.1875 died 6.30.1956. Their daughter was Lillian Marie Meggers Scheer Miille born 11.29.1896 in Charlotte, Iowa married Edward August Scheer born on 5.27.1884.
Andrew (Andreas) Scheer born September 1825 married Magdelene Strohe Scheer. Their son Henry Riemer Scheer born on 11.29.1855 died on 1.3.1935 married October 28,1880 to Wilhamina Wiese Scheer born 3.17.1862 died 2.19.1943. Their son Edward August Scheer born on 5.27.1884 married Lillian Marie Meggers Scheer born on 11.29.1896.
Albert Fredric Meggers: sister Minnie Meggers Stahl m. George Stahl brother John Meggers m Mary Schultz sister Bertha Meggers m Enno Gronewald sister Matilda Meggers m. Ingwer Christianson brother Edward Meggers brother William Meggers sister Mary Meggers m. John Robinson brother Hans Meggers m. Dora Fredericksen
Antji Schoolman Meggers: brother John Schoolman m. Rosina sister Gertrude brother William
Lillian Marie Meggers Scheer Miille: brother Albert Lincoln Meggers b. 10.06.1898 d.9.9.1972 m. Emma Cunda (Kunde?) on 12.18.1918. brother George Fredrick Meggers b. 12.9.1901 d. 1.17.1939 m. Marcella Clausen
Edward August Scheer b. 5.27.1884 in Cascade Iowa: brother Andrew Scheer b. 2.1.1881 m. Mada(received Hans and Lena's Wiese's 80 acre farm) brother Henry Joseph b. 7.6.182 brother William b. 5.26.1888 sister Argenetta b.11.27.1886 brother Clarence Carl b. 5.12.1890
Wilhamina Wiese b. in Charlotte Iowa 3.17.1862 daughter of Hans Wiese and Lena Wiese: sister Emma brother Henry sister Dora brother Hans sister Clara sister Teresa (Tessie)
Schoolmans came to the US @1876 from Hamburg, Hanover with paid passage.
Henry Reimer Scheer b. in Rensburg, Schlesweg Holstein, Germany was a stowaway.
January 1856 - April 1857 Ship: Bavaria From Havre To New York Arrived September 23, 1856 Meggers: Johann 58 Catherina 58 Maria 28 Marg. 23 Caroline 19 Christian 18 Magd. 16 Elisa 15 (Some Meggers also arrived as early as 1826 - believed to be of same family)