John Jacob Didion

M, ID No. 5701, b. 23 December 1833
FatherJohn Didion b. c 1805
MotherSophia Baschab b. c 1810

Spouse: Rosa Hermann – children:


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Life Events

Birth*John Jacob Didion was born on 23 December 1833 in Germany.1 
He was the son of John Didion and Sophia Baschab
(child) ImmigrationJean Didion (given age 18) was a child travelling with immigrant Jean Didion (given age 46) when he immigrated from Bavaria to the United States, arriving 12 July 1852 at Port of New York, New York County, New York.2 
(household member) Census 1860 - freeJohn was listed as a household member living with John Didion on the 1860 Census in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3  
Marriage*John married Rosa Hermann on 6 February 1866 in Seneca County, Ohio.4 
Last Edited14 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S610] A. J. Baughman, History of Huron County, Ohio: Its Progress and Development (originally published 1909; reprinted 1998 in one volume, Norwalk, OH:Huron County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society), p. 420-421, entry for John J. Didion family.
  2. [S1057] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com, compiled from Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897 (Pub M237); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; and Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957 (Pub T715), roll 116, image 221, list 920, lines 19-27.
  3. [S1131] John Ditiron household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860: Free Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication M-653, National Archives, Washington, DC, 1860 Census, Sherman, Huron, Ohio; Roll M653_990, Page 39, line 30, dwelling 683, family 632,.
  4. [S1046] Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 [database on-line], published by The Generations Network, <www.ancestry.com>, extracted by Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research from LDS films of the original county marriage records, entry for John Jacob Didion and Rosalia Herman, mar. 6 Feb 1866 Seneca County, Ohio.

Rosa Hermann

F, ID No. 5702, b. circa 1834

Spouse: John Jacob Didion – children:


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Life Events

Birth*Rosa Hermann was born circa 1834 in Germany
Marriage*Rosa married John Jacob Didion, son of John Didion and Sophia Baschab, on 6 February 1866 in Seneca County, Ohio.1 
Last Edited24 Nov 2006

Citations

  1. [S1046] Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 [database on-line], published by The Generations Network, <www.ancestry.com>, extracted by Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research from LDS films of the original county marriage records, entry for John Jacob Didion and Rosalia Herman, mar. 6 Feb 1866 Seneca County, Ohio.

Elizabeth Didion

F, ID No. 5703, b. 9 June 1875, d. 22 January 1967
FatherJohn Jacob Didion b. 23 Dec 1833
MotherRosa Hermann b. c 1834

Spouse: Daniel Mahl – children:


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Life Events

Marriage*Elizabeth married Daniel Mahl, son of Johann Daniel Mahl and Katherine Imm
Birth*Elizabeth Didion was born on 9 June 1875 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1,2,3 
She was the daughter of John Jacob Didion and Rosa Hermann
Death*Elizabeth died on 22 January 1967 in Ohio, at age 91.2,3 
Burial*She was buried after 22 January 1967 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.2 
Last Edited27 Aug 2007

Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 109, entry no. 155, for Elisabeth Didion, b. 9 Jun 1875.
  2. [S561] Huron County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society, comp., Huron County, Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (Norwalk, Ohio: The Huron County Chapter, OGS, 1997), p. 839, col. 2, sec. B, row 12, lot 13, entry for Elizabeth Didion Mahl, b. 9 Jun 1875, d. 22 Jan 1967.
  3. [S942] Social Security Administration, Death Index (RootsWeb site, online (http://www.rootsweb.com)), SS No. 293-48-0163, entry for Elizabeth MAHL of Monroeville, OH, b. 09 Jun 1875, d. Jan 1967.
  4. [S1309] Obituaries, The Bucyrus Telegraph-Forum online, Bucyrus, Ohio (http://www.bucyrustelegraphforum.com), 30 Dec 2006, obituary of Emma G. Daniel, d. 28 Dec 2006.

Amanda Frances Miller

F, ID No. 5704, b. 22 January 1868
FatherJohn Miller b. 17 Jul 1835, d. 9 Sep 1915
MotherMargaret Korb b. 1839, d. 1878
Relationship4th cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

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Birth*Amanda Frances Miller was born on 22 January 1868 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
She was the daughter of John Miller and Margaret Korb
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Braun (Indented)
Buser (Box)
Buser (Indented)
Göbel (Box)
Göbel (Indented)
Krupp (Box)
Krupp (Indented)
Müller (Nikolaus) (Box)
Müller (Nikolaus) (Indented)
Schultes (Box)
Schultes (Indented)
Strasser (Box)
Strasser (Indented)
Last Edited11 Aug 2000

Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 4, entry no. 139, for Amanda Francis Miller, b. 22 Jan 1868.

Peter Didion

M, ID No. 5705, b. 26 January 1832, d. 20 March 1918
FatherJohn Didion1 b. c 1805
MotherSophia Baschab2 b. c 1810

Spouse: Anna Maria Westrich – children:


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Life Events

Birth*Peter Didion was born on 26 January 1832 in Germany
He was the son of John Didion and Sophia Baschab.1,2 
(child) ImmigrationPeter Didion (given age 20) was a child travelling with immigrant Jean Didion (given age 46) when he immigrated from Bavaria to the United States, arriving 12 July 1852 at Port of New York, New York County, New York.3 
Marriage*Peter married Anna Maria Westrich, daughter of Johannes Westrich and Elisabetha Westrich, on 17 July 1855 in Bronson Township, Huron County, Ohio.4 
(household member) Census 1860 - freePeter was listed as a household member living with John Didion on the 1860 Census in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.5  
Text of Will*
Will of Peter Didion

     I, Peter Didion, of the county of Christian in the state of Missouri being of sound mind and disposing memory do make publish and declare this my last will and testament hereby revoking all former wills by me heretofore at any time made.

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     I direct that all my debts be fully paid as soon after my demise as well may be, and including my funeral expenses and for religious services to be conducted at my funeral.

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     Feeling that they have heretofore received their full share in my estate I will and direct that my children, Martin Didion, Peter Didion, Jacob Didion, Frank Didion and Mary Didion take no part or share in the distribution of my said estate.

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     I give and bequeath unto my granddaughters Rose Didion and Bertha Didion, the issue of my deceased son, John Didion, the sum of Twenty-five Dollars each.

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     All the rest, residue and remainder of my said estate, whether real, personal or mixed and wheresoever situated, I give devise and bequeath unto my daughter, Martha Netzer and to her heirs and assigns forever.

     Lastly I hereby nominate and appoint son in law Joe Netzer Executor of this my last will without bond. In testimony whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name this 19 day of Feb. 1918.
(signed) Peter Didion

     Signed, published and declared by the above named testator as and for his last will and testament in the presence of us, who at his request and in his presence have hereunto subscribed our names as witnesses.
(signed) W.P. Sullivan
(signed) ?
 
Will*He made a will, dated 19 February 1918 and signed in Billings, Christian County, Missouri. Since his wife had predeceased him, and Peter determined that most of his children had already received their fair share of his estate, he left the bulk of his estate to his daughter, Martha, and appointed her husband, Joe Netzer, executor of the estate. 
Death*Peter died on 20 March 1918 in Billings, Christian County, Missouri, at age 86.6 
Burial*He was buried on 22 March 1918 in St. Joseph's Cemetery, located in Billings, Christian County, Missouri.6 
Appears on chartsWestrich (Box)
Westrich (Indented)
Last Edited14 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S1212] Klaus Dufner, Wolfgang Tennigkeit and Dirk Wagner, comp., Hieraten der katholischen Pfarrei St. Martin Bexbach (Mittelbexbach) 1697-1920 (Bexbach: Verein für Heimatkunde Höcherberg e.V., 1997), p. 6, record 1830-004, marr. of Johannes Didiion of Mittelbexbach (b, in Bexbach), son of Johannes Didion and Anna Maria Hauwied, to Sophia Baschab, dau. of Peter Baschab, a farmer in Bexbach, and Susanna Pirrung/Pirron, marr. 16 Feb 1830 in Mittelbexbach.
  2. [S1212] Klaus Dufner, Wolfgang Tennigkeit and Dirk Wagner, Hieraten der katholischen Pfarrei St. Martin Bexbach (Mittelbexbach) 1697-1920, p. 64, record 1830-004, marr. of Johannes Didiion of Mittelbexbach (b, in Bexbach), son of Johannes Didion and Anna Maria Hauwied, to Sophia Baschab, dau. of Peter Baschab, a farmer in Bexbach, and Susanna Pirrung/Pirron, marr. 16 Feb 1830 in Mittelbexbach.
  3. [S1057] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com, compiled from Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897 (Pub M237); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; and Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957 (Pub T715), roll 116, image 221, list 920, lines 19-27.
  4. [S440] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Marriage Records, Vol. 1 (1855-1866); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410260, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 4, license no. 19, issued July 6, 1855, to Peter Didion and Mary Anna Westrick, returned September 19, 1855.
  5. [S1131] John Ditiron household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860: Free Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication M-653, National Archives, Washington, DC, 1860 Census, Sherman, Huron, Ohio; Roll M653_990, Page 39, line 30, dwelling 683, family 632,.
  6. [S776] Records of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Billings, Missouri; Deaths, 1883-1953; Micropublication, 1 roll, roll no. 0980513, item 18 (Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1987), p. 8, entry for Petrus Didion of Billings, MO, age 78, d. 20 Mar 1918, bur. 22 Mar 1918 in St. Joseph's cemetery.

Anna Maria Westrich

F, ID No. 5706, b. 13 November 1830, d. 23 July 1905
FatherJohannes Westrich1 b. 13 Aug 1793
MotherElisabetha Westrich1 b. 15 Mar 1796
Relationship3rd cousin 4 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Peter Didion – children:


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Life Events

Birth*Anna Maria Westrich was born on 13 November 1830 in Brücken, Kusel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.1 
BaptismShe was baptized on 14 November 1830 in Catholic Church, located in Brücken, Kusel, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.1 
She was the daughter of Johannes Westrich and Elisabetha Westrich.1 
Marriage*Anna married Peter Didion, son of John Didion and Sophia Baschab, on 17 July 1855 in Bronson Township, Huron County, Ohio.2 
Death*Anna died on 23 July 1905 in Billings, Christian County, Missouri, at age 74.3 
Burial*She was buried on 25 July 1905 in St. Joseph's Cemetery, located in Billings, Christian County, Missouri.3 
Appears on chartsWestrich (Box)
Westrich (Indented)
Last Edited14 May 2006

Citations

  1. [S1066] Markus Bauer, comp., Familienbuch der Katholischen Pfarrei Brücken/Pfalz, 1690-1850 (Brücken, Germany: Markus Bauer, 2000), p. 218, family of Johannes Westrich of Brücken, son of Heinrich Westrich and Johanna Mosmann of Föckelberg, and Elisabeth Westrich, dau. of Peter Westrich and Margaretha Bless of Brücken.
  2. [S440] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Marriage Records, Vol. 1 (1855-1866); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410260, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 4, license no. 19, issued July 6, 1855, to Peter Didion and Mary Anna Westrick, returned September 19, 1855.
  3. [S776] Records of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Billings, Missouri; Deaths, 1883-1953; Micropublication, 1 roll, roll no. 0980513, item 18 (Salt Lake City: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1987), p. 2, entry for Anna Maria Didion, nee Westrich, of Billings, age 75, d. 23 Jul 1905, bur. 25 Jul 1905 in St. Joseph's cemetery.

John A. Roth

M, ID No. 5707, b. 1 February 1876
FatherPeter Roth b. 12 Nov 1835
MotherGertrude Schoen b. 14 Mar 1839

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Life Events

Birth*John A. Roth was born on 1 February 1876 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
He was the son of Peter Roth and Gertrude Schoen
Last Edited20 Dec 1998

Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 109, entry no. 156 for John A. Roth, b. 1 Feb 1876.

John Didion

M, ID No. 5708, b. circa 1805

Spouse: Sophia Baschab – children:


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Life Events

Birth*John Didion was born circa 1805 in Bexbach, Saar-Pfalz, Saarland, Germany.1 
Marriage*John married Sophia Baschab, daughter of Peter Baschab and Susanna Pirrung, on 16 February 1830 in Sankt Martin Kirche, located in Mittelbexbach, Saar-Pfalz, Saarland, Germany. Witnesses were the bride's father, Peter Baschab, and Johannes Brocker(?), a farmer in Bexbach.2 
Immigration*Jean immigrated from Bavaria to the United States, arriving 12 July 1852 at Port of New York, New York County, New York. John and Sophia travelled with their children to the US on the SS Rome, departing from the port of Le Havre and arriving in July of 1852. They travelled with some other immigrants from the Bexbach area, including the Franz Piron family and the Adam Weiss family.3 
Census 1860 - free*John was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census recorded 13 June 1860 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. Sophia Didion, John Jacob Didion, Christian Didion, Martin Didion, Barbara Didion, Peter Didion, Elizabeth Didion and Charles Didion were listed as household members.4 
Last Edited14 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S1212] Klaus Dufner, Wolfgang Tennigkeit and Dirk Wagner, comp., Hieraten der katholischen Pfarrei St. Martin Bexbach (Mittelbexbach) 1697-1920 (Bexbach: Verein für Heimatkunde Höcherberg e.V., 1997), p. 6, record 1830-004, marr. of Johannes Didiion of Mittelbexbach (b, in Bexbach), son of Johannes Didion and Anna Maria Hauwied, to Sophia Baschab, dau. of Peter Baschab, a farmer in Bexbach, and Susanna Pirrung/Pirron, marr. 16 Feb 1830 in Mittelbexbach.
  2. [S1212] Klaus Dufner, Wolfgang Tennigkeit and Dirk Wagner, Hieraten der katholischen Pfarrei St. Martin Bexbach (Mittelbexbach) 1697-1920, p. 64, record 1830-004, marr. of Johannes Didiion of Mittelbexbach (b, in Bexbach), son of Johannes Didion and Anna Maria Hauwied, to Sophia Baschab, dau. of Peter Baschab, a farmer in Bexbach, and Susanna Pirrung/Pirron, marr. 16 Feb 1830 in Mittelbexbach.
  3. [S1057] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com, compiled from Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897 (Pub M237); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; and Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957 (Pub T715), roll 116, image 221, list 920, lines 19-27.
  4. [S1131] John Ditiron household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860: Free Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication M-653, National Archives, Washington, DC, 1860 Census, Sherman, Huron, Ohio; Roll M653_990, Page 39, line 30, dwelling 683, family 632,.
  5. [S1915] Didion Barbara, Ohio Death Certificate No. 22959 (filed 18 Apr 1913), FamilySearch Labs Record Search (http://search.labs.familysearch.org), Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, b. 11 Oct 1839 Germany, d. 17 Apr 1913 Sherman, bur. 20 Apr 1913 Frank, Ohio.
  6. [S1131] 1860 U.S. Census, 1860 Census, Sherman, Huron, Ohio; Roll M653_990, Page 39, line 30, dwelling 683, family 632, John Ditiron household.

Sophia Baschab

F, ID No. 5709, b. circa 1810
FatherPeter Baschab1
MotherSusanna Pirrung1

Spouse: John Didion – children:


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Life Events

Birth*Sophia Baschab was born circa 1810 in Bexbach, Saar-Pfalz, Saarland, Germany.1 
She was the daughter of Peter Baschab and Susanna Pirrung.1 
Marriage*Sophia married John Didion on 16 February 1830 in Sankt Martin Kirche, located in Mittelbexbach, Saar-Pfalz, Saarland, Germany. Witnesses were the bride's father, Peter Baschab, and Johannes Brocker(?), a farmer in Bexbach.1 
(spouse) ImmigrationSophie Baschab (given age 46) was the spouse travelling with Jean Didion (given age 46) when he immigrated from Bavaria to the United States, arriving 12 July 1852 at Port of New York, New York County, New York.2 
(household member) Census 1860 - freeSophia was listed as a household member living with John Didion on the 1860 Census in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3  
Last Edited14 May 2017

Citations

  1. [S1212] Klaus Dufner, Wolfgang Tennigkeit and Dirk Wagner, comp., Hieraten der katholischen Pfarrei St. Martin Bexbach (Mittelbexbach) 1697-1920 (Bexbach: Verein für Heimatkunde Höcherberg e.V., 1997), p. 64, record 1830-004, marr. of Johannes Didiion of Mittelbexbach (b, in Bexbach), son of Johannes Didion and Anna Maria Hauwied, to Sophia Baschab, dau. of Peter Baschab, a farmer in Bexbach, and Susanna Pirrung/Pirron, marr. 16 Feb 1830 in Mittelbexbach.
  2. [S1057] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com, http://www.ancestry.com, compiled from Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1820-1897 (Pub M237); Records of the U.S. Customs Service, Record Group 36; and Passenger and Crew Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York, New York, 1897-1957 (Pub T715), roll 116, image 221, list 920, lines 19-27.
  3. [S1131] John Ditiron household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Eighth Census of the United States, 1860: Free Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication M-653, National Archives, Washington, DC, 1860 Census, Sherman, Huron, Ohio; Roll M653_990, Page 39, line 30, dwelling 683, family 632,.
  4. [S1915] Didion Barbara, Ohio Death Certificate No. 22959 (filed 18 Apr 1913), FamilySearch Labs Record Search (http://search.labs.familysearch.org), Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, b. 11 Oct 1839 Germany, d. 17 Apr 1913 Sherman, bur. 20 Apr 1913 Frank, Ohio.
  5. [S1131] 1860 U.S. Census, 1860 Census, Sherman, Huron, Ohio; Roll M653_990, Page 39, line 30, dwelling 683, family 632, John Ditiron household.

John Paul Didion

M, ID No. 5710, b. circa 1868
FatherJohn Jacob Didion b. 23 Dec 1833
MotherRosa Hermann b. c 1834

Spouse: Ida C. Berberick b. April 1872, d. 22 November 1954 – no known children


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Life Events

Birth*John Paul Didion was born circa 1868 in Huron County, Ohio
He was the son of John Jacob Didion and Rosa Hermann
Marriage*John married Ida C. Berberick on 24 January 1893 in St. Sebastian's Church, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
Last Edited12 Nov 2013

Citations

  1. [S1075] Records of St. Sebastian Catholic Church, Bismarck, Huron County, Ohio; Marriages 1853-1914; Micropublication, 1 roll, roll no. 2320983, item 1-2 (Bowling Green, Ohio: Center for Archival Collection, Bowling Green State University, 2002), p. 27, entry for Joannes Paulus Didion to Ida Berberick, 24 Jan 1893.