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John RUMPF and Louisa RUDENBECK family

John RUMPF was born 4 July 1839 in Mecklenberg, Germany. His father’s name was also John. Around 1867, he married Louisa RUDENBECK. Louisa was born 9 April 1839 in Mecklenberg.

They had two children in Germany before immigrating. The Rumpf family arrived in New York City on 13 November 1872 aboard the ship Germania. John, Louisa (listed as Sophia Jr) and their children, Charles (Carl) and Minnie (Wilhemine) traveled along with John’s father, John, and possibly his grandmother, Sophia.

They lived in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. Louisa died on 27 July 1910 in Toledo. John died on 14 March 1918 in Toledo.

Their children were:

  • Charles A R RUMPF born 22 Feb 1867 in Germany. He married Caroline Sophia REHM around 1889. He died on 26 April 1951 in Sylvania, Lucas County, Ohio.
  • Mina Mary Kustoe “Minnie” RUMPF was born 18 May 1870 in Germany. She married Edward BIGGAM on 2 July 1890 in Lucas County. She died on 5 April 1944 in Toledo.
  • Christian John RUMPF was born 26 October 1876 in Toledo. He married Bertha MUSCH on 17 October 1900 in Lucas County, Ohio. He died on 5 November 1951 in Toledo.

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