Anna Margaretha

Female Cal 1812 - 1878  (~ 65 years)


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  • Name Anna Margaretha  
    Born calc 29 Oct 1812  Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 14 Oct 1878  Buffalo, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7  Beetow
    Last Modified 3 Jul 2020 

    Family 1 Johann Berger 
    Children 
    +1. Anna Barbara Berger,   b. calc 12 Oct 1846, Steinbach, Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1924, Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
     2. Dorothea Berger,   b. Abt 1844, Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F3  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Philip Voelker,   b. Abt 1812, Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1846-1852  Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. John Martin Voelker,   b. Abt 1852, Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Conrad Voelker,   b. Abt 1855, Bavaria Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 8 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1865 New York State Census
    1865 New York State Census
    Buffalo, Erie, New York
    Welker [Voelker] household

    Philip Welker, 53, born Germany, 1st marriage, Laborer, naturalized
    Margareth Welker, 53, wife, born Germany, 12 children born, Alien
    Dorothea, 21, born Germany, single
    Barbara, 18, born Germany
    Martin, 13, born Germany
    Conrad, 10, born Germany

    Relationship to Anna Barbara:
    Philip Voelker- her step-father
    Margaretha- her mother
    Dorothea- her sister
    Martin and Conrad- her step-brothers
    1870 Directory
    1870 Directory
    Buffalo, Erie, New York

    Residence: 50 Johnson
    Fenderlein, William, Sailor 50 Johnson
    Glassman, Carl, carpenter h 50 Johnson
    Voelker, Philip, laborer 50 Johnson
    1870 US Federal Census
    1870 US Federal Census
    Buffalo, Erie, New York
    Fandelau [Vanderlan], Voelker and Glassman household

    Vanderlan, William, 29, Sailor, born Holland
    ..Barbara, 34, keeping house, born Bavaria
    ..Anna, 10 months, born NY
    ..Peter, 4, born NY
    Voelker, Phillip, 49, Laborer, born Bavaria
    ..Anna M., 58, keeping house, born Bavaria
    ..John M., 18, Laborer, born Bavaria
    ..Conrad M., 15, Laborer, born Bavaria
    Glassman, Charles, 49, Carpenter, born Mecklenburg
    ..Dorothea, 26, keeping house, born Bavaria
    ..Glassman children from Charles' first marriage: Charles, Jr, Johanna, Albert, Nettie, Herman and William

    Relationship to Anna Barbara:
    William Vanderlan- first husband
    Anna & Peter Vanderlan- children from first marriage
    Phillip Voelker- step-father
    Anna M.- mother, Anna Margaretha
    John [Martin] and Conrad Voelker- step-brothers
    Dorothea Glassman- sister

    1871 Directory
    1871 Directory
    Buffalo, New York

    Residence: 50 Johnson
    Ventrelan [Vanderlan], Barbara, wid. house 50 Johnson
    Voelker, Philip, laborer, house 50 Johnson
    Glassman, Charles, carpenter, house 50 Johnson

    note: Anna Barbara Berger's first husband, William Vanderlan, died between the 1870 census enumeration and the 1871 Buffalo Directory.

    source: Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
    1873 Directory
    1873 Directory
    Buffalo, New York

    Residence: 50 Johnson
    Betow, Henry, laborer, 50 Johnson
    Berger, Margaret, widow, house 50 Johnson
    Berger, Conrad, teamster, boards 50 Johnson
    Pitto, Henry, laborer, 50 Johnson

    note: Anna Barbara's mother is listed as Margaret Berger in this directory.
    Philip Voelker appears to have died between the 1871 and 1873 Directories.
    Margaretha and her Voelker sons use both the Berger and Voelker surnames in various records after Philip's death.

    source: Ancestry.com. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995
    1878 Death of Anna Margaretha Voelker, Barbara's mother
    1878 Death of Anna Margaretha Voelker, Barbara's mother
    St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran Church, Buffalo, New York

    Death Register 1878
    #80. Anna Margaretha Volker, widow, died on 14 Oct 1878
    aged 65 yrs 11 mo 15 days
    [calculated date of birth: 29 Oct 1812]

    also on page, a possible unknown child of Ernst Heinrich & Barbara Bütow:

    #78. Friedrich Rudolf, child of Heinrich & Barbara Bistow
    died 6 Oct 1878, aged 1 yr 6 mo 10 days
    [calculated date of birth: 26 Mar 1877]

    this child's birth record needs to be located to verify!

    source: Church records, 1829-1946. St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran Church (Buffalo, New York). FHL microfilm 370922, image 268
    1885 Marriage of Gustav Friedrich Bütow & Barbara Berger
    1885 Marriage of Gustav Friedrich Bütow & Barbara Berger
    St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran Church, Buffalo, New York

    29 Dec 1885
    Gustav Friedrich Erdmann Bütow, No. 45 Gray Str. Buffalo
    43y old [b abt 1842], Laborer of Lanzig, Pommern, Prussia
    Father: Franz Bütow
    Mother: Charlotta Furon(?)
    2nd marriage
    and
    Barbara Bütow born Berger, No. 45 Gray Str.
    40y old of Steinbach, Bayern
    father: Johann Berger
    mother: Margaretha
    3rd marriage

    Witnesses: Theodor Jonas, Louisa Weger

    Theodore Jonas is the 2nd husband of Barbara’s sister, Dorothea

    source: Church records, 1829-1946. St. John’s Evangelical and Lutheran Church (Buffalo, New York). FHL microfilm 370922, image 150