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Jobst Heinrich (Henry) Toensing

Male 1846 - 1929  (82 years)


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  • Name Jobst Heinrich (Henry) Toensing  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Born 14 March 1846  Brockhausen, Wittlage, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5
    Christened 22 March 1846  Barkhausen, Wittlage, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    • sponsor: Jobst Heinrich Tönsing & Jobst Heinrich Schierbaüm
    Cause of Death Acute Cardiac Ditalation  [7
    Immigration 11 September 1857  Baltimore Co., Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9
    • Steamship Blücher
    Confirmation 1 April 1860  Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Naturalization 7 October 1867  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    • Jounal No 42, p. 479, Court of Common Pleas
    Occupation Fruit Grower  [7
    Cemetery St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Cemetery, Westlake, Ohio; Section B, Lot 25  [7, 13
    Events Married in St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Dover Twp., Ohio  [1
    Death Notice JAN 8 1929
    TOENSING - J. Henry, father of Charles, John, William, and Mrs. William Siek, at residence, 30219 Link Road, Bay Village, Jan. 7 age 83 years. Funeral from St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Detroit Road, Dover Village, Thursday, Jan. 10at 2:30 p.m.

    [Also on Card under clipping from paper:
    cem. rec. 1846-1929
    St Paul's Cem. dover, O.] 
    Residence(s) 1846: #1 Bröckhaüsen, Wittlage, Hannover, Germany
    1900 - Dover Twp., Cuyahoga Co., Ohio
    1910 - Bay, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio
    1929 - 30129 Link Rd., Bay Village, Ohio  [1, 14, 15, 16
    Died 7 January 1929  Bay Village, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    • 30219 Link Rd.
    Buried 10 January 1929  Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I1670  Lisa's Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 October 2012 

    Father Ernst Heinrich Tönsing,   b. 26 February 1804, Brockhausen, Wittlage, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 July 1869, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Maria Sophia Caroline Möllers-Rüter,   b. 16 October 1804, Brockhausen, Wittlage, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 December 1897, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Married 26 November 1829  Barkhausen, Wittlage, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Residence(s) 1846: 1, Brockhausen, Hannover, Germany
    1858: Newberry, West Dover, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio
    1869: Dover (21 rods and 2 links N of the SE corner of lot 91, then S 89.75, W 37 chains and 96 links to the W line of lot, then N 21 rods and 2 links, then N 89.75, E 37 and 96 links to the E line, then S 21 rods and 2 links to the place of beginning. 20 acres).  [18
    Family ID F20  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse Marie Eleanora Knost,   b. 7 March 1851, Linne, Wittlage, Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 March 1892, Bay Village, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 21 January 1874  Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 19
    • St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
    Residence(s) 1880: Dover Twp., Cuyahoga Co., Ohio  [20
    Children 
    +1. Charles J. (Carl) Toensing,   b. 4 April 1872, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1932  (Age 60 years)
     2. Heinrich Friedrich Toensing,   b. 18 November 1874, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 November 1890  (Age 15 years)
     3. Elizabeth Caroline Marie (Carrie) Toensing,   b. 4 February 1877, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 September 1916, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years)
     4. Johann Heinrich Toensing,   b. 4 November 1878, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 September 1962, Berea, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Johann Friedrich Toensing,   b. 13 March 1881, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 August 1881, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +6. Magdalena Maria (Lena) Toensing,   b. 15 June 1882, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 September 1955, Fairview Park, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     7. Heinrich Martin Toensing,   b. 27 July 1884, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 August 1884, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     8. Gustav Heinrich Toensing,   b. 11 July 1885, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 July 1885, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    +9. William Friedrich Toensing,   b. 29 September 1886, Westlake (Dover Twp.), Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 June 1947, Bay Village, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     10. Richard Heinrich Toensing,   b. 29 June 1889,   d. 1 July 1889  (Age 0 years)
     11. Anna Dorothea Toensing,   b. 29 June 1889,   d. 1 July 1889  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F1040  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 7 October 1867 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Cleveland Plain Dealer, August 19, 1875, p. 4
      BEDFORD
      The Democrats and Liberals of Bedford elected the following officers:
      ...Executive committe--...Henry Tonsing.

      "Jobst H. Toensing, died the 7th of January, 1929 at 2:45 AM at the age of 82 years, 9 months, 25 days and was buried the 10th of January, 1929. In the house the text was the 103 Psalm. At the church, St. Paul, the text was Philippians chapter 1, verse 21."

      Death Certificate: vol 9862, certificate 1621.

      Jobst purchased the cemetery plot section B, lot 25 on 20 Sep 1916 for $20. [13, 21, 22]

  • Sources 
    1. [S69] Jobst Heinrich Toensing-?? family group sheet.

    2. [S282] (Henry).

    3. [S282] Mar 1846, Germany.

    4. [S458] 12 Mar 1846, Germany.

    5. [S569] 14 Mar 1846, Brockhausen.

    6. [S569] 22 mar 1846.

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    8. [S282] 1867.

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    11. [S1343] Naturalization Records, 1818-1931.

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