Tuesday, June 16, 2015
Tombstone Tuesday: Rosina Doegelman
In volume 10, page 201, of GERMANS TO AMERICA, Rosine Doegelmann, age 49,is listed with Leopolt Doegelmann,age 39. Rosine(sometimes spelled Rosina) and Leopolt (sometimes spelled Leopold) left from Bremen, Germany on board the ship Therese. They arrived in New York City on August 10, 1856, and their destination was given as Ohio. The location the Doegelmann's gave as where they last resided was Burgstal.
Little information is known about Leopold and Rosina Doegelmann/Doegelman. THE ERIE COUNTY CEMETERY CENSUS BEFORE 1909 lists this information for Rosina Doegelman, who is buried at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery in Sandusky:
Leopold Doegelman died in 1889 and is also buried at St. Mary's Cemetery.