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10 Heinrich (Henry) Gottlieb Jokisch Family


     Jokisch, Heinrich (Henry) Gottlieb (October 25, 1832 in the German state of       Sachsen (Saxony)- -May 29, 1898)m: June 13, 1856 Eckhardt, Louise   (September. 13, 1833 in Ilsdorf, Hesse-Darmstadt, Germany,-)  to Johannes and         Anna Rohn Eckhardt. Louise and her brother George immigrated to the U.S. in   1853.

A. Jockisch, George E.  - d: 30 Sep 1858 - @1y-3m-25d - s/o Henry & Louisa

B. Jokisch, Lydia E.  (b. 1859, d. before 1922) m:  Sleeter, William Phillip

1860 Beardstown, Cass, IL Census for  Lydia Jockish age 1 year  estimated birth year 1859 IL. Family number 1832 p. 255.

                        1. Sleeter, Orville Hm: (188o/1 Boody, IL -) m. March 23,1904 Cedar  Rapids, Linn, Iowa  DeGood, Estella (1883 Audobon, Iowa-) Parents: De Good, Franklin B & Heifner, Everetta C.

                                    a. Sleeter, Mildred m. Herring, D. J.                                                

                                            1. Herring, Patricia 

                                    b. Sleeter, Elmer St Clair

                                    c. Sleeter, Francis Riggs

                        2. Sleeter, Ralston W . m. Ross, Mamie

                                    a. Sleeter, Robert W.

                                    b. Sleeter, Richard L.

                        3. Sleeter, Viola m: Foster, William J.

                                    a. Foster, James W.

                        4. Sleeter, Verne D. m. Shipp, Dona

                                    a. Sleeter, William B.

C.  Jokisch, Bertha P . (b. Jan. 1860, d. unknown) m:  Zimmerman, David P.

1860 Beardstown, Cass, IL Census for Betsey Jockish age none, estimated yr. none. Birthplace IL. Maybe she had just been born and they were thinking of calling her Betsey and later changed their mind. Family number 1832 P. 256.

                        1. Zimmerman, Everett G  m: Kettlekamp, Luella

                                    a. Zimmerman, Lucile

                                    b.  Zimmerman, Virginia

                                    c.  Zimmerman, Mabel                                    

                                   d.  Zimmerman, Gertrude

                        2. Zimmerman, Arthur D  . m: Panwitt, Ada

                                    a. Zimmerman, Lois

                                    b. Zimmerman, Margarie

                                    c. Zimmerman, Ruby

D. Jokisch, Edward F. (@1862 IL-) m: October 9, 1889 Hageman, Sarah Catherine  (July 20,1859 Virginia, IL -March 15,1942 Virginia, Cass, IL 82 bur: Walnut Ridge, Virginia, Cass, IL) Parents: Hageman, Isaac (Schuylkill Co, Penn-) Lischy, Susan "Hageman, Isaac & Lischy, Susan" (York Co., Penn-)

Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947 for Sarah Catherine Jokisch died March 15,1942 Virginia, IL age 82. She was born July 20,1859 Virginia, IL. Father Isaac Hageman was born in Schuylkill Co., Penn and the mother Susan Lischy was born in York Co, Penn. She was married to Edward Jokisch. On March 17,1942 she was buried at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Virginia Cass, IL

            1910 Virginia, Cass, IL Census for Edward F Jokisch has his age as 48, Sarah C    50, Roy E 19 and Ralph as 15 years old. Edward's parents were born in Germany.

            Sarah's parents were born in Pennsylvania.

1930 Virginia, Cass, IL Census states Edward F Jokisch was 68 married , father's and mother's birthplace Germany. He was married to Sarah C Jokisch age 70 parents born in Pennsylvania. They had a son age 34 living with them named Ralph.


- Virginia Gazette Friday March 20, 1942
Funeral Rites Tuesday for Mrs. Edward Jokisch
Mrs. Jokisch, 82, An Invalid For 20 Years, Passes Away Sunday At Her Home.
Funeral services were held at 2:30 P. M. Tuesday at the residence for Mrs. Edward Jokisch. Rev. W. S. Neely of the Presbyterian church officiated and burial was in Walnut Ridge cemetery.
            Mrs. Jokisch who was 82 years old died Sunday evening at her home two miles south of here. She had been an invalid and had been confined to a wheel chair the last twenty years.
            Sarah Catherine Hageman was born July 20, 1859 west of Virginia, the youngest child of Isaac and Susan Lischey Hageman.

            She was united in marriage to Jockisch, Edward F. "Jockisch, Edward F." on October 9, 1889 and lived all her married life in this vicinity. To this union were born three sons. William Earl who preceded her in death in 1904, Roy, and Ralph. She is survived by her husband, two sons and two granddaughters, Janet and Sara Katherine Jockisch.
Pall bearers were Lorenzo Burrus, Earl and Martin Hackman, Arenzville; Oswald Jokisch, Bluff Springs; Robert and Arthur Jokisch of this city.
Those who helped care for the floral offerings were Mrs. Clarence Jokisch, Mrs. Albert Brockhouse, Mrs. Bertha Petefish, and Mrs. Jokisch, Oswald.

1. Jokisch, Roy E (1891 IL -)

2. Jokisch, Ralph (@1896 IL-) (@1896 IL -)"

3. Jokisch, William Earl (-1904)

E.  Jokisch, Olivia T.(February 5, 1862 Beardstown, IL-October 11,1937 Decatur,    Macon, IL age 75 bur: October 14,1937, Fairlawn Cemetery),  m:  Zimmerman,   George Henry (December 6,1863 Hebron, IL -January 7,1940 Decatur, Macon     Co., IL 76 Cem: Fairlawn located in Decatur Twp, Macon, IL)

1900 Blue Mounds Township, Macon, IL Census for Henry G. Zimmerman born December 1863 IL. His parents were born in IL. Married to Olivia T for 11 years estimated marriage year 1889. She was born February 1864 IL. Her parents were born in Germany. Children: Iva L born June 1890 IL and  Ruby E born July 1893 IL. Living with them Henry's Mother-in-law Louisa Jokisch born Sep 1832 Germany Widowed   "Jokisch, Olivia T &  Zimmerman, Henry G"   "Zimmerman, Henry G"


                        1. Zimmerman, Iva m:  Spicer, Frank

                                    a. Spicer, Dorothy

                                    b. Spicer, Jack

                        2. Zimmerman, Rubym:  Shawhand, Fred

                                    a. Shawhand, James

                                    b. Shawhand, Robert

F. Jokisch, Pauline M "Jokisch, Paulina M". (Oct. 5, 1865-December 5,1947), m: March 4,1886 Sleeter,                                             Charles W "Sleeter, Charles W".


Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947 for Pauline Sleeter December 5,1947 in Decatur, Macon, and IL age 82. She was born October 5,1865 in Beardstown, IL her father was Henry Jockisch born in Germany and mother Louise Eckhart born in Germany. Spouse Charles W. Sleeter. Burial date December 8,1947 Decatur, Macon, IL  Cemetery Fairlawn.


                        1. Sleeter, Edly N   m: Turney, George

                                    a. Turney, Donald                                    


b. Turney, Lois

                        2. Sleeter, Lilym: Uhler, Clarke

                                    a. Uhler, Ralph

                                    b. Uhler, Eldred

                                    c. Uhler, Norman

                        3. Sleeter, Luella m:  Overfelt, C. D

                                    a. Overfelt, Robert

                                    b. Overfelt, Violet

                                    c. Overfelt, Virginia

                                    d. Overfelt, Betty Lou


                        4. Sleeter, Rudy  m: Regan, Helen


a. Sleeter, Doris                                    

                                    b. Sleeter, Staley 

                        5. Sleeter, Curtis m: West, Charlotte

                        6. Sleeter, Bertha m:  Boden, Paul

                                    a. Boden, Dale 

                                    b. Boden, Joyce

                        7. Sleeter, Dorothym: Richardson, Blueford

                                    a. Richardson, Floyd

                                    b. Richardson, Curtis

                                    c. Richardson,  Shirley

G. Jokisch, Edwin W. ( July 10, 1868/9 Boody, IL - March 18, 1937Decatur,Macon,  IL),  m: Williams, Celia M. (1878 IL- ) Father born in Ohio, Mother in IL. Edwin was a grain dealer.

1930 Decatur, Macon, IL Census Edwin W. was married age 61 head of household, parents born in Germany. Wife- Celia M. age 52, Child: Edwin age 24. Living with them was Williams, Helen E . age 29 is Celia's sister.

                            1. Jokisch Jr. Edwin W.  (1906 IL-)

H. Jokisch, Franklin O. m: March 6,1890 Cass, IL Hessler, Emma  Parents: Hessler,     Henry and Katherine Serth 

Jokisch, Emma - Virginia Gazette May 23, 1953 - Submitted by Ernie Lauenr
Mrs. Emma Jokisch, 82, native of Beardstown, died yesterday morning at Our Saviour's Hospital, Jacksonville, where she had been a patient three months.
         Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Methodist Church in Virginia with the Rev. Floyd Brewer in charge. Interment will be in the Walnut Ridge Cemetery. The body was taken to the Massie Funeral Home in Virginia where friends may call this evening.
Mrs. Jokisch was the wife of the late Frank Jokisch. She was born in this city July 17, 1870, daughter of Hessler, Henry and Katherine Serth "Hessler, Henry and Katherine Serth".
         She is survived by two sons, Orvil of Literberry and Clarence of Virginia; a daughter, Mrs. Albert Brodkhouse of Virginia; two sisters Mrs. Otto Boensel and Mrs. Albert Korte, both of Bluff Springs and six grandchildren.