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Jennie Otterbein

Jennie Otterbein

Female 1864 - 1933  (69 years)

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  • Name Jennie Otterbein  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 12 Sep 1864  Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6, 7, 8
    Gender Female 
    Died 31 Oct 1933  Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Buried Linwood Cem, Cedar Rapids, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 10
    Person ID I514  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2011 

    Father Philipp Otterbein,   b. 1822, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Mary Catherine Violet,   b. 1830, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Y  [11, 12
    Family ID F2204  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Samuel Salvador Snouffer,   b. 1858, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1933, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 26 Aug 1885  Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 5, 7, 8
    Children 
     1. Baby Snouffer,   b. 12 Jul 1886, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Cathren Snouffer,   b. 10 Dec 1900, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1931, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F171  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Headstones
    Jennie Otterbein Snouffer
    Jennie Otterbein Snouffer
    Linwood Cemetery (Jul 2008)

  • Notes 
    • The 1870 census lists Jennie as "Jane," 6, living with her father Phillip, a 48-yr old hotel keeper, mother Mary, 40, and siblings: Sally, 7; Elizabeth, 4; and Henry 11/12ths. 1870 U.S. Census, 4th Ward, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (M 593, Roll 405, written p. 136).

      The 1880 census lists Jennie living with her parents, Philipp Otterbein, a 58 year old grocer and mother Mary V.C., 50; and 3 siblings. 1880 U.S. Census, 4th Ward, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 9, Roll 351, stamped p. 131).

      The 1920 census lists "Jennie E," 55, living with her husband "Sam S," a 61-yr old printer for a "wholesale drug house," and daughter Mary C., 19, a music teacher. 1920 U.S. Census, 17th Precinct, Cedar Rapids, Linn Cnty, IA (T 625, Roll 500, stamped p. 191).

      The 1930 census lists Samuel S. Snouffer as a 72 year printer living with his wife Jennie, 65, and daughter Mary C, 29. They live next door to his brother Joshua J and his wife Ann E. 1930 U.S. Census, Cedar Rapids, 19th Prct, Linn Cnty, IA (T 626, Roll 665, ED 64, p. 6B).

  • Sources 
    1. [S2] Bertha Newens|, Bertha Ina (Newens) Snouffer, "Newens & Snouffer Family Records", (Bertha Ina (Newens) Snouffer; unpublished charts; created abt 1960; revised abt 1970; original charts possessed by Wm.C.Snouffer).

    2. [S9] IA Census 1930, CR, 19-P|, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 19th Precinct, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 665, ED 64, p. 6B).

    3. [S37] Ancestry Tree - Mann|, James D. Hug, "Mann_2011-12-09", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/33020986/listofallpeople).

    4. [S42] Jewell - Snouffers|, Carol Snouffer Jewell, "Snouffer, Schnauffer, Newens of Germany, IA, 1523-1997" (Nov 1999), (Family Tree Maker, "World Family Tree," CD-ROM database (vol. 54, tree 2400), Cambridge, MA; The Learning Company, Inc. : 2000).

    5. [S8] IA Census 1920, CR, 5-P|, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 5th Precinct, 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T625, Roll 500, p. 191B).

    6. [S9] IA Census 1930, CR, 19-P|, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 19th Precinct, 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 665, p. 6B).

    7. [S7] Cem - Linwood, Cedar Rapids, IA|, Genealogical Soc'y of Linn Cnty, IA, "Linn County, Iowa Cemeteries, Linwood, Cedar Rapids", (Genealogical Society of Linn Cnty, IA, PO Box 175, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406 : 2001), p. 43.

    8. [S68] Gervaise|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com).

    9. [S1038] IA Death Records, 1921-1940|, Anonymous, Iowa, Death Records, 1921-1940, (State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines, IA; Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/2531337?collectionNameFilter=false).

    10. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 21081808.

    11. [S367] IA Census 1880, CR, 4-WD, Iowa, Linn Cnty, Cedar Rapids, 4th Ward, 1880 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T9, Roll 351, p. 131) (Reliability: 2).

    12. [S676] Swart, Jan|, Janet Olson Swart, "The Family History of Samuel Baker, son of Gunsmith Caleb Baker Sr"; CD-ROM database (2010), (Janet O. Swart; janswart2000@yahoo.com), p. 477 (Reliability: 2).