Elizabeth Aldiek Wilmshorst orginal name was Anna Catherine Elizabeth Aldiek Wilmshorst. She had two sisters who were baptized at Saint Urbanus, Buer, Essen, Germany: Anna Maria Agnes Aldiek [1856, Buer Essen, Germany] Maria Anna Bernadina Aldiek [1858, Buer, Essen, Germany] No information found on another sister, Jenny. Their godparents: Theodor and Joseph Aldiek may have been their uncles. Would like birth, marriage and death dates and locations on Theodor and Joseph. Elizabeth's parents, John and Bernadine Hoffman Aldiek were listed as Johann Heinrich Aldiek and Anna Maria Bernadina Oppenhoff [1822, Marl, Germany 1874 Buer Essen, Germany] were married in 1853 exact location and date in Germany unknown.