Christina Vaupel Blumenstiel (1855-1888)

Christina Vaupel Blumenstiel (1855-1888). Christina Vaupel Blumenstiel was the paternal grandmother of Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell and mother of John William Blumenstiel. The family immigrated to the USA in 1885 and Christina died in 1888. Adolph and Christina are buried in the Freeport City Cemetery, Freeport, Illinois, USA. #falknerjarrell #blumenstielgenealogy #freeportillinois #illinois #illinoishistory #familyhistory #genealogy #germany... Continue Reading →

Anna Neuman Vaupel (1818-1908)

Anna Neuman Vaupel (1818-1908) immigrated to Freeport, Illinois, USA in 1885. She joined her daughter and son-in-law, Christina Vaupel and Adolph Blumenstiel in relocating from Reichensachsen, Hessen. Anna died in 1908, just before her 90th birthday. She had 3 other children in the USA: John Vaupel, George Vaupel, and Martha Vaupel Mayer. She was the... Continue Reading →

Vaupel Family in Reichensachsen, Hesse 19th Century

Christina Vaupel Blumenstiel immigrated to Freeport, Illinois, USA in 1885. She is pictured with her family (left to right): George (brother), Christian (father), Christina, Anna Neuman Vaupel (mother). The family lived in Reichensachsen, Hesse. Christina was the mother of John William Blumenstiel and grandmother of Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell. #vaupelgenealogy #blumenstielgenealogy #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #oldphotos #reichensachsen... Continue Reading →

Mary Ann Jarrell Genealogy Chart 07Jan2019

A genealogy chart is a work-in-progress, always changing as new discoveries are made and old information is updated. Below is the current chart for Mary Ann Jarrell, daughter of Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell and Vernon Lee Jarrell.

Vaupel Clothier Storefront – Freeport, Illinois, USA

Photo postcard of the Vaupel Clothier storefront on Galena Street in Freeport, Illinois during the 44th Grand Army of the Republic (Civil War Veterans) Encampment. Note the hanging banner shaped like a pair of trousers in the middle of the street labelled "Clothing - John Vaupel". John Vaupel was the brother of Christina Vaupel Blumenstiel... Continue Reading →

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