Name: Elizabeth Schwabe
Death: 13 MAR 1864
Burial: Salem, South Dakota
Unity in Community -- St. Boniface Parish 150 years -- New Vienna 100 years 1895-1995.
John Bernard Roling was born in Hanover, Germany on February 26, 1837, and died in New Vienna on February 12, 1901. (Note: This birth date does not match the information in John Roling's obituary or in the census which follows. The date of November 1, 1821 fits all these documents). He came to America in 1850 and married Elizabeth Schwabe on January 29, 1856, at St. Boniface Church in New Vienna. She was born in 1825 and died March 13, 1864. Children born of this union were Mary (Mrs. Henry Sabers), Bernard; and Anna ( Mrs. Wm. Sabers). Elizabeth is buried in Salem, SD.
John then married Theresa Halbur in 1864, in New Wine; Dubuque County, Iowa. She was born October 26, 1840, and died November 1, 1897. She is buried in New Vienna. Children born to this union are Josephine; Fred, Remsen, Iowa; Anton of New Vienna, Iowa; Margareth (Mrs. Michael Puetz); John and Theresa (both died in February of 1879). Another child, Henry Adolph, born December 28, 1873.
John and Theresia are buried in New Vienna, Iowa. Their stones are Mother and Father just above the stone for Henry Roling.
John Bernard Roling b: 1 NOV 1821 in Hanover, Germany
29 JAN 1856
in St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Vienna, Iowa
- Mary Roling b: MAR 1857 in Iowa
- Bernard John "Barney" Roling b: 12 OCT 1860 in New Vienna, Iowa
- Anna Roling b: 3 MAR 1864 in Iowa