Margaret Jane Meyer
b. 7 March 1870, d. 16 December 1918
- Father: Celestine Meyer b. 5 April 1833, d. 4 June 1897
- Mother: Anthonetta Jane Toland b. 14 February 1847, d. 12 October 1919
- Margaret Jane Meyer was born on 7 March 1870 in Illinois.
- She married William Frederick Schmermund, son of Johann Henrich Schmiermund and Sophia Hildegard Schmidt, on 16 March 1887.
- William Frederick Schmermund and Margaret Jane Meyer appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1900 in St. Louis, Missouri, at 2821 Ranshenbach Avenue. Other members of the household included Anna Imogene Schmermund, Caroline Josephine Schmermund, Cecille May Schmermund, Florence Edna Schmermund, Ethel Schmermund and Mildred Schmermund.
- William Frederick Schmermund and Margaret Jane Meyer appeared in the US federal census of 15 April 1910 in St. Louis, Missouri, at 4955 Eastern Avenue. Other members of the household included Caroline Josephine Schmermund, Cecille May Schmermund, Florence Edna Schmermund, Ethel Schmermund, Mildred Schmermund, Newton William Schmermund, Margaret Vera Schmermund, Charles Schmermund and Virginia Ruth Schmermund.
- William and Margaret Schmermund were photographed with their daughter Helen, about 1914.
- Her husband William Frederick Schmermund became a widower at her death.
- Margaret Jane Meyer died on 16 December 1918 at age 48 in Tulot, Poinsett County, Arkansas.
- She was interred at West Lawn Cemetery (later Woodlawn), Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas.
- The following appeared on 17 December 1918 in the Jonesboro Evening Sun: The remains of Mrs. Mary G. Schmermund, wife of William J. Schmermund, who died at their home at Tulot, Ark., arrived via the Frisco today, and were carried to the home of Mr. and Mrs. C. Vogt on West Washington Avenue, where the funeral will be held this afternoon at 2:00, conducted by Rev. William Sherman, pastor of the First Methodist Church. Interment will be at Westlawn cemetery. Miss Ethel, a daughter of the deceased, is in the employ of I. Goldstein, also another daughter works at Woolworth's 5 & 10c store.
- Last Edited: 21 Oct 2011
Family: William Frederick Schmermund b. circa 14 December 1864, d. circa 6 June 1934
- Anna Imogene Schmermund b. 28 November 1887, d. 26 February 1981
- Caroline Josephine Schmermund+ b. 28 January 1891, d. 28 November 1972
- Cecille May Schmermund+ b. 1 July 1893, d. 17 July 1970
- Florence Edna Schmermund+ b. 7 July 1895, d. June 1990
- Ethel Schmermund b. 3 November 1897, d. circa April 1948
- Mildred Schmermund+ b. 22 February 1900, d. 1 March 1962
- Newton William Schmermund b. 8 December 1901, d. 9 March 1993
- Margaret Vera Schmermund b. 13 May 1904, d. 9 February 1956
- Charles Schmermund b. 16 February 1906, d. 26 April 1950
- Virginia Ruth Schmermund b. 20 January 1908, d. 7 July 1993
- Helen Adele Schmermund b. 12 October 1912, d. 27 January 1997