John Wenceslaus Boehm, 18801918 (aged 37 years)

Name
John Wenceslaus /Boehm/
Given names
John Wenceslaus
Surname
Boehm
Birth November 1880
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Occupation

Note: Office clerk in 1900, bookkeeper in 1905, mason contractor
Occupation

Note: Office clerk in 1900, bookkeeper in 1905, mason contractor
20th President of the United States
James A Garfield
March 4, 1881 (aged 4 months)

21st President of the United States
Chester A Arthur
September 19, 1881 (aged 10 months)

22nd President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1885 (aged 4 years)

23rd President of the United States
Benjamin Harrison
March 4, 1889 (aged 8 years)

24th President of the United States
Grover Cleveland
March 4, 1893 (aged 12 years)

25th President of the United States
William McKinley
March 4, 1897 (aged 16 years)

26th President of the United States
Theodore Roosevelt
September 14, 1901 (aged 20 years)

MarriageEleanor Elizabeth SebaldView this family
January 25, 1905 (aged 24 years)
Birth of a sonTheodore George Boehm
June 2, 1905 (aged 24 years)
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Christening of a sonTheodore George Boehm
June 6, 1905 (aged 24 years)
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Birth of a daughterAlice Joanna Boehm
November 12, 1906 (aged 26 years)
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Christening of a daughterAlice Joanna Boehm
November 25, 1906 (aged 26 years)
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Birth of a sonGeorge Joseph Boehm
September 27, 1908 (aged 27 years)
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Christening of a sonGeorge Joseph Boehm
October 11, 1908 (aged 27 years)
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27th President of the United States
William Howard Taft
March 4, 1909 (aged 28 years)

Birth of a daughterMaria Elizabeth Boehm
January 23, 1911 (aged 30 years)
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Christening of a daughterMaria Elizabeth Boehm
February 12, 1911 (aged 30 years)
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28th President of the United States
Woodrow Wilson
March 4, 1913 (aged 32 years)

Notes

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He was about 10 when Jeanette Durand was about 6. Ref Evelyn: John died 6 weeks after Jeanette Durand Block 5, Row 525 Johnny was born November 1880 in Elm Grove, Wisconsin. Some timelater, t he family moved to Milwaukee. He made his first Holy Communion at the age of 13 on 14 May 1893 atSt. M ichaels Catholic Church in Milwaukee. At about that time hechose Jeane tte Durand from the Orphan Train to be his adopted sister. In 1896, when he was sixteen, his father died. Two years later hismothe r remarried. In the 1900 census, John Boehm (born Nov 1880) andJannette B oehm (born Sep 1889 in Wisc) were listed as living on 22ndStreet in the C ity of Milwaukee with Jacob and Mary Roesch and Jacob's4 children . The y were both listed as step-children of Jacob, implyingthat their mother w as Mary Boehm. Johnny, who was then twenty yearsold, was employed as a n office clerk.

On 25 January 1905, at the age of twenty-five, Johnny marriedseventeen y ear old Eleonor Sebald at St. Michaels Parish. His adoptedsister Jeanet te (Durand) Boehm signed the marriage record as one ofthree witnesses. T he other two witnesses were Peter R. Justru and JohnP. Bertram. His mid dle name Wenceslaus appears in his marriage record.In June of that year E leonor gave birth to a boy whom they namedTheodore George (Ted).

In the 1905 Milwaukee census, taken just 4 days before the birth ofthei r son Ted, John was listed as married to Eleanor (Sebald). Theywere li ving next door to his mother Mary (Wamser) Roesch and adoptedsister, Je nny who was listed as Jeanette Boehm. At that time John wasemployed as a b ookkeeper.

According to Evelyn Bonerz, He died at the age of 38, shortly afterthe d eath of his adopted sister, Jenny. This is apparently in errorsince his c emetery burial record lists his date of death as 9 October1918, a littl e more than a month before Jenny's death. It is possible that he was also a victim of the Great Flu Epidemicthat t ook the life of Jenny. He was survived by his wife and fourchildren, Te d, Alice, George and Marion. Four years later, his widowedwife Eleanor ( nee Sebald) married Jenny's widowed husband, AnthonyBonerz.

John is buried in the Calvary Cemetery in the same plot with hismother a nd his wife Elinor Sebald. The cemetery record lists Elinor'sname as El la E. Bonerz.


Name: John W. Boehm Date of Death: 10/9/1918 Date of Burial: 10/9/1918 Age at Death: 37 Marital Status: Unknown Last Address: 734 16 St. Funeral Home: Weiand Cemetery: Calvary Cemetery Location: Block: 5 Row: 525


Notes

Note: [MagSolch.FTW]

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He was about 10 when Jeanette Durand was about 6.

Ref Evelyn: John died 6 weeks after Jeanette Durand

Block 5, Row 525

Johnny was born November 1880 in Elm Grove, Wisconsin. Some timelater, t he family moved to Milwaukee.

He made his first Holy Communion at the age of 13 on 14 May 1893 atSt. M ichaels Catholic Church in Milwaukee. At about that time hechose Jeane tte Durand from the Orphan Train to be his adopted sister.

In 1896, when he was sixteen, his father died. Two years later hismothe r remarried. In the 1900 census, John Boehm (born Nov 1880) andJannette B oehm (born Sep 1889 in Wisc) were listed as living on 22ndStreet in the C ity of Milwaukee with Jacob and Mary Roesch and Jacob's4 children . The y were both listed as step-children of Jacob, implyingthat their mother w as Mary Boehm. Johnny, who was then twenty yearsold, was employed as a n office clerk.

On 25 January 1905, at the age of twenty-five, Johnny marriedseventeen y ear old Eleonor Sebald at St. Michaels Parish. His adoptedsister Jeanet te (Durand) Boehm signed the marriage record as one ofthree witnesses. T he other two witnesses were Peter R. Justru and JohnP. Bertram. His mid dle name Wenceslaus appears in his marriage record.In June of that year E leonor gave birth to a boy whom they namedTheodore George (Ted).

In the 1905 Milwaukee census, taken just 4 days before the birth ofthei r son Ted, John was listed as married to Eleanor (Sebald). Theywere li ving next door to his mother Mary (Wamser) Roesch and adoptedsister, Je nny who was listed as Jeanette Boehm. At that time John wasemployed as a b ookkeeper.

According to Evelyn Bonerz, He died at the age of 38, shortly afterthe d eath of his adopted sister, Jenny. This is apparently in errorsince his c emetery burial record lists his date of death as 9 October1918, a littl e more than a month before Jenny's death.

It is possible that he was also a victim of the Great Flu Epidemicthat t ook the life of Jenny. He was survived by his wife and fourchildren, Te d, Alice, George and Marion. Four years later, his widowedwife Eleanor ( nee Sebald) married Jenny's widowed husband, AnthonyBonerz.

John is buried in the Calvary Cemetery in the same plot with hismother a nd his wife Elinor Sebald. The cemetery record lists Elinor'sname as El la E. Bonerz.


Name: John W. Boehm

Date of Death: 10/9/1918

Date of Burial: 10/9/1918

Age at Death: 37

Marital Status: Unknown

Last Address: 734 16 St.

Funeral Home: Weiand

Cemetery: Calvary Cemetery

Location: Block: 5

Row: 525


Death October 9, 1918 (aged 37 years)
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Burial October 9, 1918 (aged 37 years)
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Religion

Note: Catholic
Unique identifier
49A38DEC373045D98783BB72A8A60286F74B

Unique identifierEleanor Elizabeth SebaldView this family
5A25A7C9EAF64EEA88CDD58E0115D71AC69C

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