Meierding Branch of
Joy's Family Tree
Emma Schultz Meierding
Children of ANDREW MEIERDING and EMMA SCHULTZ were:
||Emma SCHULTZ was born March 16,
1861 in Wisconsin according to her confirmation certificate. She
was the daughter of John Schultz and Mary (Maria S.) Klahre.
She had a sister and brother, Mary and Henry, and five half sisters
Ida, Sophia, Louisa, Augusta, Clara Wiese, and a half brother, Fritz Wiese.
Emma was married to Andrew Frederick Meierding on April 12, 1888
in Falls City, Nebraska. A copy of their wedding certificate was
in Andrew's possession when he died in 1952; you can see it on Andrew
This photograph was taken at Brown Photographers in Falls City, Nebraska
where she lived as a child and a wife raising her three children.
She later moved to Chicago and then Kankakee, Illinois.
She died about December 15, 1935 (depending on how long before her
burial she died) in Kankakee, Kankakee, IL (Source: Cemetery records
Both Andrew Meierding and Emma Schultz Meierding are buried in Evergreen
Cemetery, Evergreen Park, Illinois in unmarked graves.
ELIZABETH MEIERDING, b. Bef. 1889, Falls
City, Richardson, NE; d. Aft. 1935, Grants Pass, OR (Source: Was living
in Grants Pass, OR in 1935 at time of her mother's death according to newspaper
article.??); m. (1) UNKNOWN MADISON; m. (2) UNKNOWN CLARK, Abt. 1913, Falls
EDWARD HENRY MEIERDING [Joy's grandfather], b. April 05, 1889, Falls
City, Richardson, NE; d. April 08, 1967, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA (Source:
Death Certificate & memory); m. (1)EDNA WALIZER, December 05, 1910,
Beatrice, Gage, NE; m. (2) VIRGINIA MORROW, April 05, 1931, Plymouth, Marshall,
WALTER MEIERDING, b. September 17, 1890,
Falls City, Richardson, NE (Source: SSDI); d. March 1970, Burrows, Carroll,