John Frederick Koster, 18701957 (age 87 years)

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Name
John Frederick Koster
Given names
John Frederick
Surname
Koster
Birth March 2, 1870 39 35
Census June 1, 1870 (Age 2 months)
Birth of a sisterCatherine Koster
1872 (Age 21 months)

Birth of a brotherWilliam Ernest Koster
October 30, 1876 (Age 6 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam Ernest Koster
May 8, 1877 (Age 7 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam Ernest Koster
May 1877 (Age 7 years)
Cemetery: Kelley's Island Cemetery
Birth of a sisterSarah Koster
1879 (Age 8 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherSophia Rohrs
September 1, 1887 (Age 17 years)

Death of a fatherHerman Koster
December 10, 1887 (Age 17 years)

Religious marriageClara SchaedlerView this family
June 7, 1897 (Age 27 years)
Note: > This marriage ended in divorce sometime between 1910 and 1920, probably 1915. John and Clara a…
Birth of a son
#1
Byron John Koster Barney
June 12, 1898 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Herman Henry Koster Sr
February 2, 1900 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Catherine Koster
September 11, 1903 (Age 33 years)
Marriage of a childByron John Koster BarneyMinnie E MinnikinView this family
about 1916 (Age 45 years)

Death of a motherAnna Catherine Brinckman
January 1920 (Age 49 years)
Marriage of a childHerman Henry Koster SrAlevena Matilda GrohsView this family
about 1926 (Age 55 years)

Death of a wifeClara Schaedler
July 1937 (Age 67 years)
Burial of a wifeClara Schaedler
July 20, 1937 (Age 67 years)
Cemetery: Evergreen Memorial Park & Mausoleum

Civil marriageByrde Etta WatsonView this family
September 10, 1944 (Age 74 years)
Death of a sonHerman Henry Koster Sr
February 5, 1950 (Age 79 years)
Burial of a sonHerman Henry Koster Sr
February 7, 1950 (Age 79 years)
Cemetery: Evergreen Memorial Park & Mausoleum
Note: Lot 17 Layout:

Death of a wifeByrde Etta Watson
April 7, 1957 (Age 87 years)
Burial of a wifeByrde Etta Watson
April 10, 1957 (Age 87 years)
Cemetery: San Gabriel Cemetery

Death of a sisterChristina Maria Koster
June 23, 1957 (Age 87 years)
Burial of a sisterChristina Maria Koster
June 27, 1957 (Age 87 years)
Cemetery: Evergreen Cemetery & Mausoleum

Death November 11, 1957 (Age 87 years)
Burial November 14, 1957 (3 days after death)
Cemetery: Evergreen Memorial Park & Mausoleum

Family with parents
father
mother
elder sister
18601960
Birth: February 1860 29 25Ohio, USA
Death: August 1, 1960Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
15 months
elder sister
18611862
Birth: April 16, 1861 30 26Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: October 22, 1862Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
3 years
elder sister
18631957
Birth: December 5, 1863 33 28Ohio, USA
Death: June 23, 1957South Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, USA
3 years
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
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18701957
Birth: March 2, 1870 39 35Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: November 11, 1957Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
18761877
Birth: October 30, 1876 45 41Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: May 8, 1877Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
3 years
younger sister
Family with Clara Schaedler
himself
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18701957
Birth: March 2, 1870 39 35Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: November 11, 1957Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
wife
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18701937
Birth: January 16, 1870 40 35
Death: July 1937Riverside, California, USA
Marriage
Marriage: June 7, 1897Erie, Ohio, USA
12 months
son
18981985
Birth: June 12, 1898 28 28Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: October 30, 1985Santa Ana, Orange, California, USA
20 months
son
19001950
Birth: February 2, 1900 29 30Ohio, USA
Death: February 5, 1950Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
4 years
daughter
1903
Birth: September 11, 1903 33 33Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Family with Byrde Etta Watson
himself
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18701957
Birth: March 2, 1870 39 35Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: November 11, 1957Riverside, Riverside, California, USA
wife
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18791957
Birth: March 24, 1879Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA
Death: April 7, 1957Arlington, Riverside, California, USA
Marriage
Marriage: September 10, 1944South Pasadena, Los Angeles, California, USA
Dr George Cascade Fann Sr + Clara Schaedler
partner’s partner
18521894
Birth: July 5, 1852 34 28Alexander, Genesee, New York, USA
Death: November 26, 1894Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
wife
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18701937
Birth: January 16, 1870 40 35
Death: July 1937Riverside, California, USA
Marriage
Marriage: November 29, 1888Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
4 years
step-son
18921892
Birth: June 7, 1892 39 22Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: December 30, 1892Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
16 months
step-daughter
18931985
Birth: October 11, 1893 41 23Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: August 26, 1985Tustin, Orange, California, USA
15 months
step-son
18951949
Birth: January 4, 1895 42 24Kelleys Island, Erie, Ohio, USA
Death: September 28, 1949Torrance, Los Angeles, California, USA
Victor Glenn Umberger + Byrde Etta Watson
partner’s partner
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18881928
Birth: January 10, 1888Wytheville, Wythe, Virginia, USA
Death: February 22, 1928Monterey Park, Los Angeles, California, USA
wife
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18791957
Birth: March 24, 1879Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA
Death: April 7, 1957Arlington, Riverside, California, USA
Marriage
Marriage: April 12, 1914Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA
3 years
step-daughter
19161987
Birth: October 12, 1916 28 37Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA
Death: January 13, 1987Santa Ana, Orange, California, USA
Jerome Clair Parmenter + Byrde Etta Watson
partner’s partner
18811947
Birth: December 1881Michigan, USA
Death: January 1947Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA
wife
Watson_Byrde portrait young-1.jpg
18791957
Birth: March 24, 1879Elkhart, Elkhart, Indiana, USA
Death: April 7, 1957Arlington, Riverside, California, USA
Marriage
Marriage: June 30, 1903Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, USA
CensusView

1870 USA Census transcript - Herman Koster - Household

Name Age Sex Race Occupation Assets Birthplace Par Bmth Mmth Edu Infirm
Herman Koster 40 M W Farming 8,000 500 Germany, Hanover 1,1
Catherine Brinckman 35 F W Keeping House Germany, Hanover 1,1
Mena Koster 10 F W Ohio 1,1 x--
Christina Koster 5 F W Ohio 1,1 x--
Amelia S Koster 9 F W Ohio 1,1
G. Herman Koster 1 M W Ohio 1,1
John Koster 3/12 M W Ohio 1,1
Bauer H 19 M W Works on Farm Hanover 1,1
Rauf Geo 14 M W Works on Farm Ohio 1,1
Bachman S 74 F W Hanover 1,1
Marriage

> This marriage ended in divorce sometime between 1910 and 1920, probably 1915. John and Clara appear together in the 1900 Federal Census on Kelleys Island, also together in the 1910 Census but in West Riverside, CA. Clara and kids appear separately in the 1920 census in Riverside and John is living as a boarder but still in Riverside. * See "Residence" entry below. > The 1930 census shows John living alone on N 20th St, in Upland, Calif; age 60, divorced, age 27 at first marriage, laborer in honey warehouse. * next to niece: Naomi Koster Hess and her family.

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