JOCHIM "JAMES" KUEHL born Barsbek 5 Feb 1829 died Betterdorf(Scott)IA 3 Jun 1897 immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1854
13 James | ------------------------------ | | | 24 Charles 25 Richard 26 George | | ----------------- 43 Gustav | | | 41 James 42 Donald 67 Warren 13.(*) Jochim "James"2 Kuehl(Jochim1, ClausB, HinrichC), born at Barsbek, 5 Feb 1829; immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1854; he settled at Davenport(Scott)IA but moved to Bettendorf(Scott)IA (then called "Gilbert") in 1856; died at Bettendorf, 3 Jun 1897; married 1855, Elizabeth Groth (*) b. Holstein 1834/5, d. Bettendorf 19 Jun 1898; she immigrated in 1854. James served in the Holstein-Denmark war from 1848 to 1851. In 1860 they were living at Gilbert(Scott)IA where he was a "boatman" near his brother Henry, in 1880 they were at Davenport twp(Scott)IA as a farmer. He was a lime burner in Betterdorf. Children(first born in Davenport, others Bettendorf): i. Caroline3, b. 21 Sep 1855; d. Pierce(Pierce)NE 17 Mar 1928; m. Davenport(Scott)IA 15 Jan 1874 Charles Mordhorst, b. Kiel, Germany, 10 Mar 1852, immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1870. in 1880 they were living in Springfield(Cedar)IA and resided for some years in Spring Rock twp (Clinton)IA near Wheatland and moved to Pierce in 1916. In 1940 Charles was living with his son George. Children(all born IA, surname Mordhorst): 1. Sophia Julia4, b. 6 Oct 1874, d. Wheatland(Clinton)IA 23 Dec 1943, m. George Henry Homrighausen b. Diedenhausern, Germ 23 Feb 1871 d. Grand Mound(Clinton)IA 24 Jub 1959, son of Johan and Louisa(Keller) Homrighausen, the Homrighausens imm. to the U.S. in Sep 1871 on the Donau; in 1900 Sophia and Henry were living with her uncle Charles J. Kuehl; they were farming in Spring Rock twp 1910-1920 and resided Wheatland in 1930-1940. Children: Elmer George, b. 11 Apr 1900 d. Princeton(Mercer)NJ 3 Jan 1982, he was Dean at the Princeton Theologigal Seminary, Marion R. b. c1907 d. 7 Jan 1920, George d. 15 Nov 1914. 2. Augusta E., b. IA 14 Oct 1876, d. Pierce(Pierce)NE 25 Sep 1927, m. c1897 George Fox b. IA 26 May 1872 d. Pierce(Pierce)NE 1953. In 1900 they were farming in Spring Rock twp(Clinton)IA, in 1910 and 1920 they were farming in Logan pct(Pierce)NE. In 1940 George as living with his daughter Luella at Pierce(Pierce)NE. Child: Sophia Luella b. IA May 1898 m. Pierce(Pierce)NE 15 Nov 1917 Rudolph Turek b. NE 10 Sep 1897 , son of John and Antonie(Kratochvil)Turek. 3. Fred J., b. IA 15 May 1879, m. c1903 Bertha Peterson b. IA c1885, in 1920-1930 they were farming in Cleona twp(Scott)IA,l in 1940 they were farming at Farmington(Cedar)IA. Children: Donald b. IA 18 Jan 1905 d. Walcott(Scott)IA Jan 1982, Clarence b. IA c1907, Gilbert b. IA 2 Jul 1908 d. LeClaire(Scott)IA 24 Nov 1995, Alice b. NE c1911, Harold F. b. NE 26 Jul 1916 d. 23 Feb 1991. 4. Walter Scott, b. 10 Mar 1881; m. c1909 Anna B. ---- b. IA c1884, in 1920 they were in Tipton(Cedar)IA where he was a stock dealer, resided Pierce in 1928, and Hoskins(Wayne)NE in 1930, in 1940 he was managing a restaurant and she was a oook in it at Chambers (Holt)NE. 5. Agnes M., b. Jan 1884; m. c1905 Ernest B Shaffer b. IA 22 Jul 1883 they farmed in Clover Valley pct(Pierce)NE 1910-1940. Children: Donald J. b. NE c1906, Wilma C. b. c1907. 6. George, b. 4 Jan 1886, m. c1907 Alvina ---- b. NE c1887, d. Pierce (Pierce)NE Jul 1967. In 1930-1940 they were farming at Logan(Pierce)NE. Children: Elvera b. NE c1908, Lloyd b. NE c1911, Laverne b. NE c1912, Clifford b. NE c1914, Larinda b. NE c1923. 7. Alice, b. 23 Nov 1888; d. 5 Jan 1919, m. Charles Bargstadt b. Winside(Wayne)NE 29 Jun 1894, son of George and Lena(----)Barg- stadt. In 1940 they were farming at South Branch(Otoe)NE Children: Edna b. c1914, Esther b. c1917, Clara b. c1919, Merna b. c1924, Lester b. c1928. 8. Edgar James, b. 5 Nov 1891, d. McMinnvile(Yamhill)OR 12 Mar 1979, m. 1) Pierce(Pierce)NE 24 Dec 1912 Bertha Hazel Kratochvil b. Pierce(Pierce)NE 28 Nov 1891, d. McMinnville(Yamhill)OR 5 Mar 1969, daughter of John and Emma(Honisky)Kratochvil; they farmed near Pierce until 1940 when they moved to McMinnville(Yamhill)OR. Child: Elaine Erma b. Pierce(Pierce)NE 23 Jul 1916, d. Eugene(Lane) OR 5 Aug 2003, m. 1) Sioux City(Woodbury)IA 6 Jun 1936 William Harvey Steele b. Wayne Co. NE 3 Sep 1910 d. Sheridan(Yamhill)OR 22 Feb 1999. m. 2) c1975 Isabelle ---- d. Marion Co. OR 8 Dec 1985. 9. Charles, b. 14 Oct 1894; m. Anna W. ---- b. NE c1889, d. Rapid City(Pennington)SD May 1983; resided Blackhills SD in 1928. In 1940 he was WPA road labor at Township 2 N Range 7(Pennington)SD. Children: Victor b. c1919, Jeanette b. c1921, Mern b. c1927, Betty b. c1929, Robert b. c1931, Norman b. c1933, Mary b. c1934, Doris b. c1937, Myrna b. c1939. 10. Ferdinand David, b. IA 7 Oct 1896, d. Caldwall(Canyon)ID 17 Jun 1994, m. c1918 Bertie Sleeper b. NE Jun 1894, daughter of Oren A. and Iola(Crampton)Sleeper; he was a farm laborer in North Deer Creek(Madison)NE in 1930, moved to Notus(Canyon)ID in 1930, where he RR labor in 1940. Children: Helen d. 25 Sep 1919, James b. 1920, Gerald b. 12 Oct 1922, Marjorie b. c1925, Robert S. b. 26 Nov 1927, Nancy b. c1931. 24 ii. Charles J., b. 7 Jan 1857. iii. Anna Matilda, b. 20 Oct 1859; d. 2 Nov 1941; m. 23 Feb 1888 Henry Hass b. Germany Mar 1852 d. 12 Jun 1930, immigrated to the U.S.A. in 1854, son of Henry Hass; resided Bettendorf in 1939. Children(surname Hass): 1. Elizabeth4, b. IA Apr 1890, d. bef. 1941. 2. John, b. IA 2 Mar 1892, d. Iowa Falls(Hardin)IA Jan 1977. Children: Melvin b. c1918, Marvin b. c1920. 25 iv. Richard, b. 1 Oct 1861. v. James, d. as an infant. 26 vi. George Washington, b. 22 Mar 1866. vii. Claus, d. as an infant. viii. Agnes Elizabeth, b. 4 May 1871; d. Bettendorf, 11 Apr 1935; m. Bettendorf, 28 Mar 1894 Fred J. Muller, living in 1935. No Children. (rev. 19 Sep 2012)