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Heyer - Schmidt Family Ancestors

Below is a reverse genealogical tree of my sister-in-law's father's, father's parents, John M. Heyer and Clara Mary Schmidt from their generation and back. This is a tree that can be verified with historical records. These include state birth, death and marriage records, official documents and local directories. I have also referred to published texts were cited. The main tree includes generations 1-6, where the numbers correspond to the number of "greats" of her great-grandparents. Generation 6 is numbered 6.01 through 6.64 and continued below the main tree in their respective sections.


REVERSE LIST (Generations 1 to 6):
   
1 John M. Heyer; b. 3 Mar 1873 @ North Easthope, Perth, ON, Canada; d. 7 Sep 1938 @ ON, Canada
      m. 28 Sep 1904 @ Perth Co, ON, USA
      bur. Oetzel Evangelical Cemetery, Ratzburg, Perth, ON, Canada
      (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1881 as an Evangelical
      (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1891 as a Methodist
      (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1901 as an Evangelical general laborer
      (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1911 as an Evangelical farm laborer
      (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1921 as an Evangelical farmer
    2 Henry Heyer; b. abt 1833 @ Hesse, Germany; d. 3 Apr 1882 @ Perth Co, ON, Canada
          m. 1858 @ ON, Canada
          (of) Wellesley, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 as a Lutheran
          (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861, 1871 and 1881 as an Evangelical farmer
          NOTE: in 1851 he lived with John b. 1823, Katherine b. 1835 and George b. 1843 all b. @ Germany. George H. 
                Heyer was b. 4 May 1844 @ Hessen-Darmstadt, Germany to Henry Heyer and Catherine Hahn, who had 5 sons
                and 1 daughter and died in ON, Canada. They came to North America in 1846. John and George H. both d. 
                at Delaware Co, IA, USA. This appears to be the same family.
          NOTE: History of Delaware County, Iowa and its People, Illustrated, Volume II,
                John F. Merry, Ed., 1914, pp 135-136.
        3 Heinrich "Henry" Heyer
            4 ? Heyer
                5 ? Heyer
                    6.01 ? Heyer
                    6.02 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.03 ?
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            4 + ?
                5 ?
                    6.05 ?
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                5 + ?
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        3 + Ann Catherine Hahn
            4 ? Hahn
                5 ? Hahn
                    6.09 ? Hahn
                    6.10 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.11 ?
                    6.12 + ?
            4 + ?
                5 ?
                    6.13 ?
                    6.14 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.15 ?
                    6.16 + ?
    2 + Catherine Mogk; b. 27 Oct 1839 @ Perth Co, ON, Canada; d. 11 Jan 1916 @ Perth Co, ON, Canada
          (of) Easthope, Perth, ON, Canada in 1851 as a Methodist
          (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861, 1871, 1881 and 1901 as an Evangelical
          (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1891 as a Methodist
          bur. Oetzel Evangelical Cemetery, Ratzburg, Perth, ON, Canada
        3 Peter Mogk; b. abt 1800 @ Hesse, Germany; m. 1820
              (of) Easthope, Perth, ON, Canada in 1851 as a Methodist farmer
              (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861 and 1871 as an Evangelical farmer
            4 ? Mogk
                5 ? Mogk
                    6.17 ? Mogk
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                5 + ?
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            4 + ?
                5 ?
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                5 + ?
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        3 + Margaret ?; b. abt 1798 @ Hesse, Germany
              (of) Easthope, Perth, ON, Canada in 1851 as a Methodist
              (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861 and 1871 as an Evangelical
            4 ?
                5 ?
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            4 + ?
                5 ?
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                5 + ?
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                    6.32 + ?
1 + Clara Mary Schmidt; b. 6 May 1883 @ North Easthope, Perth, ON, Canada; d. 1964
      (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1891, 1901, 1911 and 1921 as an Evangelical
      bur. Oetzel Evangelical Cemetery, Ratzburg, Perth, ON, Canada
    2 Balthasar N. Schmidt; b. 5 Mar 1856 @ ON, Canada; d. 22 Sep 1919 @ ON, Canada
          (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861 and 1871 as an Evangelical
          (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1891, 1901 and 1911 as an Evangelical farmer
          bur. Oetzel Evangelical Cemetery, Ratzburg, Perth, ON, Canada
        3 Johannes N. "John" Schmidt; b. 4 Jan 1822 @ Hesse, Germany; d. 9 Aug 1897 @ ON, Canada; m. 1849
              (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861 and 1871 as an Evangelical farmer
              (of) Downie, Perth, ON, Canada in 1891 as a Methodist
            4 ? Schmidt
                5 ? Schmidt
                    6.33 ? Schmidt
                    6.34 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.35 ?
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            4 + ?
                5 ?
                    6.37 ?
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                5 + ?
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        3 + Anna Eva ?; b. abt 12/13 Oct 1823 @ Hesse, Germany; d. 10 Jan 1898 @ ON, Canada
              (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1861 and 1871 as an Evangelical
            4 ?
                5 ?
                    6.41 ?
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                5 + ?
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            4 + ?
                5 ?
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                    6.46 ?
                5 + ?
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                    6.48 ?
    2 + Maria "Mary Ann" Eidt; b. 1 Sep 1862 @ Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada; d. 21 Aug 1912 @ Perth Co, ON, Canada
          (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1871 as a Lutheran
          (of) Easthope North, Perth, ON, Canada in 1891, 1901 and 1911 as an Evangelical
          bur. Oetzel Evangelical Cemetery, Ratzburg, Perth, ON, Canada
        3 Ludwig "Lewis" Eidt; b. 31 Jan 1837 @ ON, Canada; d. 30 Jan 1890
              (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 as a Methodist
              m. 18 May 1858 @ Waterloo Co, ON, Canada
              (of) Waterloo Co, ON, Canada in 1861 as a Methodist yeoman
              (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1871 as a Lutheran farmer
            4 John Eidt; b. abt 1802 @ Care Hese, Germany; d. bet 1851/1861
                  (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 as a Methodist farmer
                5 ? Eidt
                    6.49 ? Eidt
                    6.50 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.51 ?
                    6.52 + ?
            4 + Christina/Christine ?; b. abt 1801 @ Case Hese / Kurhessia, Germany
                  d. 7 Sep 1883 @ Ellice, Perth, ON, Canada
                  (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 and 1861 as a Methodist
                5 ?
                    6.53 ?
                    6.54 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.55 ?
                    6.56 + ?
        3 + Maria "Mary Ann" Ratz; b. 8 Feb 1840 @ Waterloo Co, ON, Canada; d. 5 Mar 1923 @ Waterloo Co, ON, Canada
              (of) Woolwich, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 as an Evangelical
              (of) Waterloo Co, ON, Canada in 1861 as a Methodist
              (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1871 and 1891 as a Lutheran
              (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1901 as a Methodist
              (of) Carrick, Bruce, ON, Canada in 1911 as an Evangelical
              (of) Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1921 as an Evangelical
            4 Valentine Ratz; b. 12 Aug 1798 @ Hessen, Germany; d. 21 Dec 1870 @ Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada
                  bap. 14 Aug 1798 @ Grebenau, Vogelsbergkreis, Hessen, Germany
                  to Waterloo Co, ON, Canada in 1828 from Hessen, Germany via New York, New York, USA
                  (of) Woolwich, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 and 1861 as an Evangelical farmer
                  d. as a Wesleyan Methodist
                5 Johann Conrad Ratz; m. 13 Feb 1781 @ Grebenau (Kr. Alsfeld), Hessen, Germany
                    6.57 Johann Henrich Ratz
                    6.58 + ?
                5 + Anna Margretha Jaeger; b. 18 May 1756 @ Grebenau (Kr. Alsfeld), Hessen, Germany
                         bap. 19 May 1756 @ Evangelische Kirche, Grebenau (Kr. Alsfeld), Hessen, Germany
                         d. 2 Nov 1800 @ Grebenau, Hessen, Germany; bur. 4 Nov 1800
                    6.59 Johannes Jaeger
                    6.60 + Anna Catharina Brodrecht; b. abt 1715; d. 30 Jun 1786 @ Grebenau, Hessen, Germany
            4 + Anna Garthutte/Garthrud "Gertrud" Lantz; b. abt 1797 @ Kur Hessia, Darmstadt, Germany
                  d. 14 Jul 1872 @ Waterloo Co, ON, Canada
                  (of) Woolwich, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1851 and 1861 as an Evangelical
                  (of) Wilmot, Waterloo, ON, Canada in 1871 as a Wesleyan Methodist
                  NOTE: surname from more recent tombstone
                5 ?
                    6.61 ?
                    6.62 + ?
                5 + ?
                    6.63 ?
                    6.64 + ?

REVERSE LIST (generations 6 and back):
   

6.01 ? Heyer
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6.03 ?
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6.05 ?
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6.07 ?
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6.09 ? Hahn
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6.11 ?
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6.13 ?
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6.15 ?
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6.17 ? Mogk
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6.19 ?
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6.21 ?
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6.23 ?
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6.25 ?
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6.27 ?
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6.29 ?
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6.31 ?
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6.33 ? Schmidt
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6.35 ?
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6.37 ?
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6.39 ?
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6.41 ?
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6.43 ?
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6.45 ?
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6.47 ?
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6.49 ? Eidt
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6.51 ?
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6.53 ?
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6.55 ?
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6.57 Johann Henrich Ratz
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6.59 Johannes Jaeger
6.60 + Anna Catharina Brodrecht (abt 1715 - 1786)

6.61 ?
6.62 + ?

6.63 ?
6.64 + ?