Name: Christine HUMMEL
Birth: 4 OCT 1849 in Orangeville, Stephenson Counnty, Illinois
Death: 9 JAN 1906 in Freeport, Stephenson County, Illinois
Census: 1860 Shows Catherine, age 10, living with parents and 5 other siblings in Buckeye Twsp., Stephenson County, Illinois.
Census: 1870 Shows Catherine, age 20, and husband living in Rock Run Twsp., Stephenson County, Illinois. He is shown as a day laborer.
Note According to Paul Johnson's letter, she died at an early age from T.B. she contracted from a patient she was taking care of. He also indicated she lived in Freeport.
We could not find Catherine and Samuel in the 1880 Census for Rock Run Twsp., Stephenson
County, Illinois. However, we did locate a George, age 69, and wife Catherina, age 67, with 2
daughters and 2 grand daughters, in Rock Run. This may be Samuel's parents.
In Paul Johnson's letter, he indicated that a Lawerence Raymer owned the Hummel farm on
the state line in Wisconsin in 1992. The name Levi Raymer is also shown on the section map which follows. We do not know, but these may be relatives of Samuel. Levi is probably John C. Raymer's
Father: Isaac HUMMEL b: 8 OCT 1814 in Brecknock Township, Alleganey, Pennsylvania
Mother: Maria KOHL b: 16 DEC 1824 in Cumru Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania
Samuel RAYMER b: 9 SEP 1842 in Greenfield Twsp., Milwaukee, Wisconsin
7 OCT 1869
in Stephenson County, Illinois
- Arthur RAYMER
- Minnie RAYMER
- Earl RAYMER
- Spurgeon RAYMER
- Della RAYMER