My great great grandfather had a brother John W. Schmeckpeper and he had a daughter named Dora Schmeckpeper and a daughter named Emma Marie Schmeckpeper
John W. Schmeckpeper born in Hanover Germany had at least 5 children that we got information from immigration in Cook County Ill. He was married to a Mary Miller.
According to the records Frederick and Margaretha Schmeckpeper arrived in the US from Germany in 1874 and registered in Cook County, Ill.
I am Lynn Schmeckpeper and the Marjoritiy of the family of Fredrick and Margaretha settled in Knox County, Nebraska.
Fred and Margaretha had the Following with them at registration in US:
John W. Schmeckpeper "(married Mary Miller) Fred (Fritz) Schmeckpeper who married Doris Sebade. Anna Schmeckpeper Siebrant husband name unknown but do have childrens names. Adelkaid Schmeckpeper Anders, Husband was Henry Anders. Katherine Schmeckpeper Anders, Husband was William Anders. Ehler Schmeckpeper who died in Hamburg, Minnesota.
My grandmother who was married to Henry Rudolph Schmeckpeper son of Fred and Doris Schmeckpeper keep all newspaper articles and pictures and it was handed down to me through my father Victor Schmeckpeper.
Anyone would like information on any of the Schmeckpepers in Nebraska, email me and I will try to help.