Brust Family Genealogy Forum
Lorie: Here's some data pertaining to the Brust/Theobald connections in Pike Co., OH: John Brust, s/o George, b. 1792, Dürkeim, d. 10 Oct 1864, Pike Co., OH; 1st m. 25 Oct 1814 at Dürkeim to Maria Christena RANCK/RAUCK, b. 1 Oct 1791, Dürkeim, d. 9 Jul 1841, Pike Co.; bur. Beaver Union Cemetery, Pike Co. Became naturalized citizen Oct Term 1842; Settled lst at Seal Twp., then at Jackson Twp. < 1850. Known Issue: John (b. 1813, Holland; m. Magdalena N.N., b. 1817, Germany), Georg Lorentz (b. 10 Aug 1815; d. 23 Feb 1888; bur. Evergreen Cemetery, Waverly, OH; 1st m. 11 Nov 1841, Pike Co., to Anna Elizabeth GEHRES, b. 6 Jan 1819 & d. 21 Sep 1881; bur. Evergreen Cemetery; d/o Adam GEHRES and Charlotta KEHL; 2nd m. 27 Dec 1881, Pike Co., to Elizabeth GERGENS, a widow, b. 27 Sep 1827, Germany; d. 22 May 1901; bur. Evergreen Cemetery), William (b. 27 Jun 1832, Ger.), and Christian (b. 4 Nov 1835, Grethen, Palatinate; m. 16 Feb 1867, Pike Co., to Elizabeth THEOBALD - See THEOBALD Family). Following death of Christina, John 2nd m. 26 Jun 1842 at Pike Co. to Elizabeth SEITZ, b. 1804, Germany. Known Issue: Conrad (b. 1843; m. 1 Jan 1867, Pike Co., to Mary Phoebe SCHRADER, b. 1846), Peter (b. 1845; m. 20 Oct 1866, Pike Co., to Mary Ann DAVIS), Jacob (b. 1846, Pike Co.; m. 20 Nov 1868, Pike Co., to Elizabeth BOPST, b. 1850; d. 1916; bur. Beaver Union Cem., Beaver; d/o Philip Christian BOPST and Magdalena FRANK), Elizabeth (b. 1847; m. 12 Mar 1863, Pike Co., to Nicholas THEOBALD - See THEOBALD Family), Dorothea Margaret (b. 14 Jan 1848; d. 27 Apr 1889, Clay Twp. Scioto Co., OH; m. 29 May 1867, Pike Co., Philip Peter BOPST, s/o Philip Christian BOPST and Magdalena FRANK), and Phoebe (b. Aug 1850; m. 22 Nov 1868, Pike Co., to Henry FEY/FRY).
The following is on the Theobald connection. Please note conflict with your data in regards to parents of William Brust, who m. Christina Theobald. Your data may be correct.
William Theobald, a farmer, b. 28 June 1816, Lachen, Palatinate, Germany; d. of "lung disease" 30 Sept 1873, Seal Twp.; immigrated from Germany on 14 Apr 1845; declared intentions for citizenship 1 Oct 1845; became naturalized citizen with Conrad Theobald on 18 Sep 1851; settled and farmed at Seal Twp., near the Hamman Church where he is bur.; s/o *Johann Georg THEOBALD and Margaretha WEILBACK; m. 14 May 1811 at Lachen to Elisabetha HAMMANN, b. 26 Nov 1818, Lachen, & d. of consumption (TB) 8 Dec 1877 Seal Twp.; bur. Hamman Church cemetery. Known Issue: John (b. 1841; m. Margaret HAMMAN; b. 1842, Pike Co. - See HAMMAN Family Lineage), Margaret (b. 1843; m. 28 Aug 1862, Pike Co., to Michael HAMMAN; See HAMMAN Family Lineage), Catharine (b. 28 Oct 1844 & d. 17 Sep 1847), Elizabeth (b. 1847; assumed m. 16 Feb 1867, Pike Co., to Christian BRUST - See BRUST Family Lineage), Magdalena (b. 1849), Mary (b. 1851; m. 28 Oct 1869, Pike Co., to Jacob HAMMAN - See HAMMAN Family Lineage), Barbara (b. 1853; m. 3 Jun 1872, Pike Co., to David BYERS), George (b. 1855), Catharina (b. 4 Jul 1858), and Christina (b. 3 Dec 1863; d. 2 Jul 1933; bur. Greenlawn Cem., Columbus, OH; m. 27 Jan 1887 at Pike Co. to William BRUST, b. 13 Oct 1864; d. 30 Jun 1949; bur. Greenlawn Cem., s/o Christopher BRUST and Nancy SCHRADER.