Georg(e) Hilpert from Bavaria to Ohio
seeking information about George Hilpert, born 8/20/1855 in Germany
(probably Bavaria). Emigrated from Germany via Bremen 11/28/1880
on the North German LLoyd SS Mosel, arrived N.Y. 12/13/1880.
Listed on passenger list as Georg Hilpert, place of origin: Bavaria.
Citizenship: 10/28/1887 Batavaia, Clermont County, Ohio. Married
in Batavia, Ohio 12/26/1887 to Anna Philippine Rau (b: 1868 in Ohio -
d: 1945 in Pennsylvania).Railroad employee moved frequently.
Places of residence include Newport, Ky.; Otway, Ohio: Parkersburg,
Wheeling, Grafton, and Morgantown, W.Va.Died: 11/16/1916 in
Brownsville, Pa. Buried: Grantville, Morgantown, W.Va.Death
certificate lists father's name as Jno. Hilpert,mother's name
unknown (by informant).
Children:Charles William,Irene,Emma M.,John Albert,Dora,
Information needed:place of birth ("die genaue Kirchegemeinde"
would be ideal), parents' names, siblings' names - any information
would be helpful.George Hilpert is my great-grandfather. Would
also enjoy hearing from descendents.Anyone connect with this