Charles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr.1

#5896, b. 17 Jul 1839, d. 23 Nov 1915
Last Edited:29 Apr 2017
FatherCharles Frederick Steidtmann1 b. 23 Jul 1809, d. 10 Feb 1879
MotherJohanna Dorothy Bell1 b. 1 Jan 1809, d. 23 Apr 1867

Children of Charles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. and Julia Catherine Fulda

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
OccupationIn 1870 and 1880 he was an engineer in New Orleans. They moved around 1894, and by 1900 he lived on a farm in Tangipahoa Parish. His death certificate states he was a mechanic.
BirthCharles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. was born on 17 Jul 1839 at Algiers, Orleans Parish, LA.1
Census1850, household memberCharles Steidtman (given age 11) was enumerated as a household member living with Chs. Steidtman (given age 40) on the 1850 Census at Jefferson City, Jefferson Parish, LA.2,3
Census1860, household memberCharles Steidmomi (given age 21) was enumerated in the household of Ch Steidmomi (given age 50) on the 1860 Census at Jefferson City, Jefferson Parish, LA.4
Marriage LicenseCharles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. and Julia Catherine Fulda obtained a marriage license on 28 Sep 1869 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.
MarriageCharles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. married Julia Catherine Fulda, daughter of Julius Fulda and Anna Margaret Mohr, on 5 Oct 1869 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.5
Census1870On the 1870 census, Chs. Stiedtman (given age 31) was the head of a household, living in New Orleans (Jefferson City), Orleans Parish, LA, with his wife, Julia Stiedtman (given age 28). Charles was listed as an engineer, with personal property valued at $300. They lived next door to his father's house. Julia's brother Louis and his wife and baby were also living next door with her father..5
Succession, HeirCharles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. was listed as an heir in the estate of his parents, Charles Frederick Steidtmann and Dorothea Johanna Bell, on 30 Apr 1879 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. He inherited a 1/3 share of their estate, which consisted of real estate and household furnishings.6
Census1880C. Steidtmann (given age 40) was enumerated on the 1880 census as the head of a household, living at 1593 Tchoupitoulas Street in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA, with his wife Julia Steidtmann (given age 34), son(s) Albert Steidtmann (given age 7) and William Steidtmann (given age 1 day), daughter(s) Edna Steidtmann (given age 1). Charles was an engineer. Julia was recovering from childbirth at the time the census was taken. They lived at 1593 Tchoupitoulas Street, next door to Julia's brother, Louis Fulda.7
ResidenceWhen his daughter Edna was about 16 years old, which would have been about 1894, Charles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. and his wife, Julia, moved to Springfield, LA, with children Charles Fredrick William, Louis Albert and Edna Georgiana.8
Census1900Charles Steidtmann (given age 60) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Tangipahoa Parish, LA. With him was his wife Julia, son(s) William . They had a mortgage on their farm. Julia was the mother of 8 children, 4 living. They lived next door to their son Louis and his family.9
Death, WidowHe was left a widower at age 67, when his wife, Julia Catherine, died on 10 Apr 1907 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.10
DeathCharles Fredrick Steidtmann Jr. died at age 76 of apoplexy on 23 Nov 1915 in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1
BurialHe was buried at Wetmore Cemetery in Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1

Citations:

  1. [S665] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  2. [S358] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Jefferson Parish. population schedule.
  3. [S356] Jim Perrin. E-mail message.
  4. [S359] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. Jefferson Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S239] 1870 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  6. [S1691] LA. Orleans Parish. Second District Court, Successions, 41191-41237, 1846-1880. digital images. Ancestry.com. Louisiana Wills and Probate Records, 1756-1984. http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9067 : 2015.
  7. [S248] 1880 U.S. Census. LA. Orleans Parish. population schedule.
  8. [S355] Leona Bjorkgren, interview. Sep 1975.
  9. [S374] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  10. [S441] New Orleans, LA Death Records Index, 1804-1949. Website. Online http://www.ancestry.com
  11. [S672] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  12. [S332] New Orleans, LA Birth Records Index, 1790-1899. Database online. http://www.ancestry.com