Scott Co, Iowa USGenWeb Project
of Aegidius Eggers
This family tree submitted by Paul Frost
was born December 10, 1672, and died June 22, 1748.
He married ANNA MARGARETHA
INGWARI October 21, 1704 in
Schwabstedt, Schleswig, daughter of ARNOLD
INGWARI and ANNA
of AEGIDIUS EGGERS
and ANNA INGWARI
HANS3 EGGERS, d. Bef. November 25, 1788.
SOPHIA AMALIA EGGERS, m. THEDE CLAUSSEN, December 07, 1736.
ANNA CATHRIN EGGERS, m. HINRICH STRIET, November 23, 1742.
EGGERS (AEGIDIUS2, HANS1) died Bef. November 25,
married CATHARINA ANDRESEN
November 25, 1745 in Schwabstedt, Schleswig, daughter of PETER
ANDRESEN and CATHARINA.
of HANS EGGERS
and CATHARINA ANDRESEN
PETER4 EGGERS, b. Abt. 1748.
AREND SIEGFRIED EGGERS, b. Abt. 1754.
AEGIDIUS2, HANS1) was born Abt. 1754.
He married CHRISTINA DOCKWEILER
November 25, 1788 in Schwabstedt, Schleswig, daughter of CHRISTIAN
DOCKWEILER and ROSINA
She was born October 04, 1767.
for AREND SIEGFRIED
1803 Census for the small town of Schwabstedt, parish of Schwabstedt, County of
Husum shows day laborer Arend Eggers, age 49 and his wife Christina Dockweiler
and children, Peter, age 5, Hans, age 2, Christian, age 11 and Christina, age 1
of AREND EGGERS
and CHRISTINA DOCKWEILER
CHRISTIAN5 EGGERS, b. Abt. 1792.
PETER ANDREAS EGGERS, b. Abt. 1798, Schwabstedt Parish, County of Husum,
HANS EGGERS, b. Abt. 1801.
CHRISTINA EGGERS, b. Abt. 1802.
SIEGFRIED4, HANS3, AEGIDIUS2, HANS1) was born Abt. 1798 in
Schwabstedt Parish, County of Husum, Schleswig.
He married (1) UNKNOWN Bef.
married (2) ANNA MARIA KOLL
December 07, 1828 in Schwabstedt, Schleswig, daughter of JOHANN
KOLL and ANNA MOELLER.
She was born March 27, 1800 in Kropp Parish, County of Gottorp, Schleswig.
for PETER ANDREAS
1845 Census of the small town of Schwabstedt, parish of Schwabstedt, County of
Husum lists the day laborer Peter Eggers, age 49, born in the parish of
Schwabstedt, his will Anna Kollen, age 48, born in the parish of Kropp, County
of Gottorp. The following children,
all born in the parish of Schwabstedt, are listed:
Christian, age 21, Johannes, age 6 and Peter, age 3.
1835 Census for the same place lists the day laborer Peter Andresen Eggers*, age
39, wife Anna Maria Kollen, age 35, and children Christian Siegf. Eggers, age 11
and Wiebke Moeller, age 12.
records show his middle name as "Andreas" and others ahow it as "Andresen."
for ANNA MARIA
3 April 1800, at Kropp
of PETER EGGERS
and UNKNOWN is:
CHRISTIAN6 EGGERS, b. Abt. 1824, Schwabstedt Parish, County of
of PETER EGGERS
and ANNA KOLL are:
CHRISTIAN6 EGGERS, b. Abt. 1834.
JOHANNES EGGERS, b. June 08, 1839, Schwabstedt, Schwabstedt Parish,
County of Husum, Schleswig; m. WILHELMINE AMALIA STOERTENBECKER, December 21,
1865, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa; b. November 12, 1843, Bannesdorf, Fehmarn,
Holstein; d. January 02, 1925, 2427 LeClaire Street, Davenport, Scott County,
for JOHANNES EGGERS:
in Schwabstedt 30 June 1839.
Hans Juergen Bade of Schwabstedt, Peter Kolden of Friedrichsneuland n.
Kropp and Christina Heide of Schwabstedt.
to his "Claimant's Affidavit" in his Civil War pension file he lived
in Schwabstedt until the spring of 1858, when he immigrated, arriving in the
United States on 7 April 1858.
County marriage records show John Eggers married Amelia Stortenbecker on 21
December 1865, marriage performed by BL Peters, J.P., witness: Claus Mansfauld
for WILHELMINE AMALIA STOERTENBECKER:
is a discrepency in her birth date.
According to her obituary in the Davenport, Iowa newspaper, she was born
December 18, 1842.
In her Declaration For Widow's Pension filed March 30, 1904 and relating
to her husband's Civil War service in the army (Cert. Number 277677) she stated
she was age 73, born December 12, 1842 at "Bahnstadt Insel of Fehmarn
from the Kirchenbuech in Bannesdorf, Fehmarn, show she was born 12 November 1843
and baptized on 19 November 1843.
About WILHELMINE AMALIA STOERTENBECKER:
Fairmount Cemetery, Davenport, Scott County, Iowa
Notes for JOHANNES EGGERS and WILHELMINE STOERTENBECKER:
certificate contained in John Eggers' Civil War pension file shows John Eggers
and Amelia Stortenbecker were married in on 21 December 1865 by [BL] Peters,
justice of the peace.
(or John) Eggers was a butcher by occupation.
On April 25, 1861 he enlisted for a period of 3 months in Co. I, First
Iowa Volunteer Infantry (Capt. Wentz’s company) as a private.
The unit served in Missouri, seeing action at the Battle of Wilson’s
the expiration of his enlistment, John Eggers joined Co. F, 2nd
Missouri Light Artillery (Co. F was also known as Landgraeber’s Battery) and
served with that unit until
October 14, 1864, when he was discharged at a field near Marietta, GA.
PETER EGGERS, b. Abt. 1842, Schwabstedt Parish, County of Husum,