Johanna Dorothy Bell1

#6348, b. 1 Jan 1809, d. 23 Apr 1867
Last Edited:7 Nov 2017

Children of Johanna Dorothy Bell and Charles Frederick Steidtmann

Outline of Life Events:

EventDescription
BirthJohanna Dorothy Bell was born on 1 Jan 1809 at Hamburg, Germany.2,3
MarriageShe married Charles Frederick Steidtmann at Germany.1
ImmigrationJohanna Dorothy Bell and Charles Frederick Steidtmann immigrated to New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.1
Census1850Johanna Steidtman (given age 41) was enumerated on the 1850 Census with her husband, Chs. Steidtman (given age 40), living in the household of There was also a 15-year-old female, Elija Frelen of Switzerland, living in the household. Charles was an engineer, with real estate valued at $4,000. Jefferson City was a settlement on the east bank of the Mississippi River, just upriver from New Orleans, settled mainly by Anglo-Americans, Irish, and Germans., at Jefferson City, Jefferson Parish, LA.4,1
Census1860Mrs. Steidmomi (given age 51) was enumerated in the household of her husband, Ch Steidmomi (given age 50), on the 1860 Census at Jefferson City, Jefferson Parish, LA.5
DeathJohanna Dorothy Bell died at age 58 on 23 Apr 1867 in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA.6,3
BurialShe was buried at Metairie Cemetery in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. She is buried in the Louis G Fulda family tomb.3
SuccessionSuccession was filed for Dorothea Johanna Bell and Charles Frederick Steidtmann, jointly, on 30 Apr 1879 at New Orleans, Orleans Parish, LA. Julius Fulda was appointed to appraise the estate. The three children of Charles and Dorothea were named as the only heirs, receiving equal and undivided 1/3 shares. The estate consisted of 48 New Orleans real estate lots with improvements, appraised for a total of $5,250, as well as household effects appraised at $25.6

Citations:

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  2. [S665] LA. Tangipahoa Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.
  3. [S221] Find A Grave. Website. Online http://www.findagrave.com
  4. [S358] 1850 U.S. Census. LA. Jefferson Parish. population schedule.
  5. [S359] 1860 U.S. Census. LA. Jefferson 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. [S668] LA. Orleans Parish. Death certificate. Louisiana Secretary of State, Baton Rouge, LA, USA.