Posted By:A. K.
Subject:Koehler in Arcanum, Ohio
Post Date:April 08, 2012 at 10:42:32
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Forum:Darke County, OH Genealogy Forum
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I'm looking for information on this family.

John Koehler Jr., born Oct 6, 1854 in Dayton, Ohio to John Koehler Sr. and Elizabeth Stapleman. He died Nov 12, 1936 in Arcanum, Ohio.
John Jr. married Amanda Matilda Shaffer,(Shafer) born Nov 22, 1858 in Pine Grove, Pennsylvania. She died Mar 11, 1939 in Arcanum. Both are buried in the Abbottsville Cemetery.

Their children were:

Walter Augustus, born Jan 10, 1879, died Aug 10, 1926
Married Eva May Heckman on Jul 10, 1901

Clayro J., born 1880, died 1883

Charles E., born 1882, died 1882

Arthur Glenn, born Jul 20, 1883
Married Jessie M.

Lula M., born Apr 4, 1885
Married "Unknown" Hall

Mayme E., born Nov 27, 1887
Married Herman L. Grant on Jul 21, 1934

Roscoe C., born Oct 12, 1889, died Dec 8, 1957
Married Violet Jeanette Mattox on Mar 6, 1941

Blanche G., born Sep 12, 1893
Married Harry Julius Morrison

Fred R., born Sep 14, 1896, died Dec 2, 1971
Married Margaret M.

John Koehler Jr. owned and ran a Meat Market at 7 West George St. in Arcanum, Ohio. His father, John Koehler Sr., ran his own Butcher Shop in Harrison Township, Montgomery Co., Ohio and John Jr. helped him run it before marrying Amanda and moving to Darke County.

Info, historical records, photos and stories are all welcomed.