Meta Maria STANGOHR

Female 1890 - 1972  (82 years)


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  • Name Meta Maria STANGOHR 
    Born 22 Feb 1890  Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Oct 1972  Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • From the Miner County Pioneer, Thursday, October 19, 1972:
      “Final Rites Held for Mrs. James Schwader”
      “Funeral services for Mrs. James (Meta) Schwader, 82, were held Monday, October 16th, 2:00 p.m., from the Willoughby Funeral Home with burial in St. John’s Cemetery.
      She was born February 22, 1890 at Hartord to Mr. and Mrs. William Stangohr and died October 13th at the Madison Community Hospital.
      On March 27, 1917 she was united in marriage to James Schwader at Howard. He preceded her in death in 1969.
      Survivors include three sons James and Richard, Howard, and Robert, Winfred; 17 grandchildren, two great grandchildren, five sisters Millie Weld, Salem, Mrs. Fred Sieberling, Canova, Alma Peck, Madison, Ida Pamperin, Winfred, and Vera Petro, Swedeburg, Neb; four brothers Albert and Ernest Stangohr, Canova, Fred Stangohr, Fremont, Nebr., and Frank Stangohr of Missouri.”
    Person ID I746  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 25 Jun 2014 

    Father Wilhelm Albert Franz STANGOHR,   b. 16 Nov 1858, Przytocko, Kępice, Słupsk, Pomeranian, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1925, Canova, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Carolina Maria Dorothea VOLSCH,   b. 16 Feb 1867, Karenz, Ludwigslust, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1937, Huron, Beadle, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1887  Hartford, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F386  Group Sheet

    Family James "Jim" Ludwig SCHWADER,   b. 9 Mar 1882, La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1969, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 27 Mar 1917  Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. June Louise SCHWADER,   b. 1918, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Grace Caroline SCHWADER,   b. 17 Jul 1919, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1963, Sacramento, Sacramento, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +3. Richard Buckley "Buck" SCHWADER,   b. 3 Feb 1921, Miner Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Oct 2000, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +4. Robert Emery SCHWADER,   b. 8 Feb 1926, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1997, Winfred, Lake, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +5. James "Jimmie" John SCHWADER,   b. 9 Mar 1927, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1991, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 
    Family ID F390  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Feb 1890 - Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Mar 1917 - Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Oct 1972 - Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery, Howard, Miner, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Interviews.  Schwader, Meta Maria Stangohr.  July 1964.
    Interviews. Schwader, Meta Maria Stangohr. July 1964.
    Interviewee was Meta's nephew, Clarence Stangohr.

    Recordings
    Pioneer Life on the Prairies of Dakota Territory.  Recording.  Part 01.
    Pioneer Life on the Prairies of Dakota Territory. Recording. Part 01.
    An interview with Meta Stangohr Schwader (1890-1972) conducted by her nephew Clarence Stangohr (1896-2002) in 1964, at Meta's home northeast of Howard, South Dakota. Contents include: Meta's parents' arrivals in Dakota Territory from Germany, their family backgrounds in Germany, and their homesteads in South Dakota. NOTE: AUDIO FILE AND PLAYER MAY TAKE SEVERAL MINUTES TO LOAD.
    Pioneer Life on the Prairies of Dakota Territory.  Recording.  Part 03.
    Pioneer Life on the Prairies of Dakota Territory. Recording. Part 03.
    An interview with Meta Stangohr Schwader (1890-1972) conducted by her nephew Clarence Stangohr (1896-2002) in 1964, at Meta's home northeast of Howard, South Dakota. Contents include: church services, confirmation, World War I and its impact on German immigrants in South Dakota, Liberty Bonds to support the war effort, deaths and funerals on the prairie, Clarence Stangohr's reflections on the deaths of Wilhelm and Caroline Volsch Stangohr, his maternal grandparents. NOTE: AUDIO FILE AND PLAYER MAY TAKE SEVERAL MINUTES TO LOAD.
    Pioneer Life on the Prairies of Dakota Territory.  Recording.  Part 02.
    Pioneer Life on the Prairies of Dakota Territory. Recording. Part 02.
    An interview with Meta Stangohr Schwader (1890-1972) conducted by her nephew Clarence Stangohr (1896-2002) in 1964, at Meta's home northeast of Howard, South Dakota. Contents include: farming on the first homestead, schooling, the various ethnic groups in southeastern Dakota Territory, and travel on the prairie. NOTE: AUDIO FILE AND PLAYER MAY TAKE SEVERAL MINUTES TO LOAD.