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Ancestral Relations of Fred Gillette


Johann Matthias Maertens was born about 1757 in Dorste, District Osterode, Germany. He died 20 Feb 1798 in Delligsen, Braunschweig, Germany from Epileptic Seizure. Johann married Catherine Juliane Böter on 19 Nov 1778 in Dorste, District Osterode, Germany.

Catherine Juliane Böter was born 9 Dec 1761 in Dorste, District Osterode, Germany. She died 13 Dec 1831 in Bissendorf near Hanover, Germany. Catherine married Johann Matthias Maertens on 19 Nov 1778 in Dorste, District Osterode, Germany.

They had the following children:

  F i Henriette Elisabeth Maertens was born 24 Jan 1780 and died 28 Jun 1843.
  M ii Heinrich August Maertens Sr. (Martens) was born about 1783 and died about 1853.
  M iii Friedrich August Maertens (Martens) was born 25 Mar 1784 and died 3 Feb 1863.
  F iv Loise Wilhelmine Maertens was born 28 Jan 1790.
  F v Johanne Philippine Maertens was born 28 Jan 1790.
  M vi Carl Heinrich Maertens was born 26 Sep 1791.
  M vii Anton Ludwig Maertens was born 31 Jul 1793 and died about 1843.
  M viii Heinrich Wilhelm Maertens was born 21 Sep 1796.
  M ix Friedrich Maertens.

Harry Pierce Stinespring Sr. was born in IN. He married Leota Sarver on 28 Jan 1905 in Le Roy, McLean Co., IL.

Leota Sarver [Parents] was born 1886/1889 in Le Roy, McLean Co., IL. She died 25 Dec 1935 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL. Leota married Harry Pierce Stinespring Sr. on 28 Jan 1905 in Le Roy, McLean Co., IL.


Abraham Shaefer II [Parents] was born 11 May 1810 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 18 Feb 1877 in Garnett, Anderson Co., KS and was buried in Garnett, Anderson Co., KS. Abraham married Anna Catherine Martens on 30 Apr 1833 in Fairfield Co., OH.

Anna Catherine Martens [Parents] was born 1 Jun 1813 in New Holland, Lancaster Co., PA. She died 17 Aug 1882 in Garnett, Anderson Co., KS and was buried in Garnett, Anderson Co., KS. Anna married Abraham Shaefer II on 30 Apr 1833 in Fairfield Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  M i George Washington Shaefer was born 15 Aug 1834 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 3 Sep 1834 and was buried in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M ii Samuel Frederick August Shaefer was born 16 Sep 1835 and died 14 Feb 1898.
  M iii Martin Van Buren Shaefer was born 4 Nov 1837 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F iv Amanda Elizabeth Shaefer was born 15 Dec 1839 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M v Henry Lewis Shaefer was born 20 Aug 1841 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F vi Mary Barbara Shaefer was born 12 Jan 1843 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F vii Anna Catherine Margaret Shaefer was born 12 Jan 1843.
  F viii Charlotte Shaefer was born 4 Jun 1845 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F ix Lucinda Jane Shaefer was born 4 Jun 1845 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M x Sydenham L. Shaefer was born 5 Mar 1848 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M xi Francis Marion Shaefer was born 23 Jan 1850.
  M xii Otis Oscar Shaefer was born 31 Mar 1854.
  F xiii Sarah Ann Shaefer was born 8 Jul 1856 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.

Jacob Shaefer [Parents] was born 13 Apr 1814 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 24 Oct 1894 in Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH. Jacob married Elizabeth Martens on 24 Apr 1834 in Fairfield Co., OH.

Elizabeth Martens [Parents] was born 10 May 1816 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 14 Nov 1883 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. Elizabeth married Jacob Shaefer on 24 Apr 1834 in Fairfield Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  M i Salem F. Shaefer was born 7 Jun 1835 and died 24 Nov 1876.
  F ii Sarah A. Shaefer was born 20 Mar 1837 and died 27 Sep 1880.
  F iii Anna C. Shaefer was born 7 Sep 1839 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 30 Jun 1878 in Amanda Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M iv Silvanus Theodore Shaefer was born 9 Aug 1842 and died 9 May 1920.
  F v Mary A. Shaefer was born 13 Jan 1845 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F vi Amanda J. Shaefer was born 27 Feb 1847.
  M vii Franklin M. Shaefer was born 14 May 1848 in Amanda Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M viii Albert J. Shaefer was born 28 Mar 1851 in Amanda Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F ix Rebecca E. Shaefer was born 18 Sep 1853 in Amanda Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M x Shaefer was born 13 May 1856 in Amanda Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M xi James Samuel Shaefer was born 28 Jul 1858.

Henry August Martens [Parents] was born 11 Nov 1818 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 9 Sep 1845 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH and was buried in St. Thomas Cemetery, Fairfield Co., OH. Henry married Susannah Klinker on 30 Jan 1842 in Fairfield Co., OH.

Susannah Klinker was born 1 Jan 1820 in Fairfield Co., OH. She died 4 Nov 1842 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH and was buried in St. Thomas Cemetery, Fairfield Co., OH. Susannah married Henry August Martens on 30 Jan 1842 in Fairfield Co., OH.


Lewis Runkle Bailor was born 10 May 1817 in Clearport, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 10 Mar 1865 in Clearport, Fairfield Co., OH and was buried in Clearport Cemetery, Clearport, Fairfield Co., OH. Lewis married Charlotte Martens on 21 Feb 1841 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.

Charlotte Martens [Parents] was born 27 Dec 1819 in Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 23 Jun 1877 in Clearport, Fairfield Co., OH and was buried in Clearport Cemetery, Clearport, Fairfield Co., OH. Charlotte married Lewis Runkle Bailor on 21 Feb 1841 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  F i Catherine S. Bailor was born 2 Nov 1842 and died Feb 1932.
  F ii Rebecca Margaret Bailor was born 26 Apr 1844 and died 22 Aug 1875.
  F iii Louise Elizabeth Bailor was born 7 May 1847 and died 6 Dec 1903.
  M iv Isaac Newton Bailor was born 26 Apr 1850 and died 16 Sep 1922.
  F v Ellen Catherine Bailor was born 15 Sep 1852 and died 16 May 1922.
  F vi Mary Ann Bailor was born 27 Feb 1855 and died 6 Feb 1942.
  F vii Jennie Bailor was born 20 Feb 1857 and died 1909.
  M viii John Martin Bailor was born 14 May 1860 and died 10 Nov 1893.

James Polin was born 7 Oct 1812 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 6 Jan 1861 in Putnam Co., OH. James married Mary Ann Martens on 1 Dec 1839 in Fairfield Co., OH.

Mary Ann Martens [Parents] was born 6 Jul 1821 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 25 Aug 1899 in Newton, Harvey Co., KS. Mary married James Polin on 1 Dec 1839 in Fairfield Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  F i Charlotte Polin was born 1 Oct 1840 in Fairfield Co., OH. She died 24 Aug 1872 and was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Shelby Co., IL.
  M ii William F. Polin was born 23 May 1843 in Fairfield Co., OH. He died 21 Apr 1863.
  M iii Thomas J. Poland (Polin) was born 19 Jul 1845 in Fairfield Co., OH. He died 25 Jan 1920.
  M iv Henry August Poland (Polin) was born 20 Aug 1847 and died 8 Jul 1914.
  F v Mary Catherine Polin was born 14 Feb 1850 and died 10 Apr 1936.
  F vi Martha Ellen Polin was born 14 Jan 1853. She died 21 Sep 1858.
  M vii James David Polin was born 23 Mar 1856. He died 13 Feb 1868.
  F viii Sarah Jane Polin was born 21 Sep 1858 in Putnam Co., OH. She died 20 Apr 1900 in Newton, Harvey Co., KS.

John Frederick Hoffman was born 1816 in Wuerttemberg, Germany. He died 24 Oct 1894 in Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH. John married Rebecca Margaretha Martens on 30 Oct 1856 in Fairfield Co., OH.

Rebecca Margaretha Martens [Parents] was born 24 Jan 1824 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 7 Nov 1904 in Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH. Rebecca married John Frederick Hoffman on 30 Oct 1856 in Fairfield Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  M i George Albert Hoffman was born 17 Aug 1857 in Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 14 Dec 1930 and was buried in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M ii David Martin Hoffman was born 13 Apr 1859 in Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 4 Jun 1945 and was buried in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F iii Amelia J. Hoffman was born 3 Jun 1861 in Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 4 Jun 1945 and was buried in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  F iv Mary M. Hoffman was born 12 Oct 1863 in Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH. She died 20 Oct 1868 and was buried in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH.
  M v Charles Frederick Hoffman was born 19 Jul 1865 in Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 12 Feb 1965 and was buried in St. Paul's Lutheran Cemetery, Berne Township, Fairfield Co., OH.

John Frederick Martens [Parents] was born 8 Jul 1826 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH and was christened in Lancaster, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 12 Jul 1897 in Catlin, Vermilion Co., IL. John married Sarah Rebecca Boerstler on 8 Sep 1850 in Fairfield Co., OH.

Sarah Rebecca Boerstler was born 19 Mar 1825 in Funkstown, Washington Co., MD. She died 28 Aug 1882 in Fairfield Co., OH. Sarah married John Frederick Martens on 8 Sep 1850 in Fairfield Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  M i George Washington Martens was born 21 Feb 1852 and died 7 Feb 1912.
  M ii David L. Martens was born about 1854 in Ohio.
  F iii Catherine M. Martens.
  F iv Mary Ellen Martens.
  F v Ellen Martens.
  F vi Eliza Ann Martens was born about 1860.
  M vii Charles F. Martens was born about 1863.
  M viii Edward T. Martens was born about 1865.
  M ix Thomas Henry Martens was born 15 Dec 1867 and died 22 Apr 1956.
  F x Alice Rebecca Martens was born 20 May 1870 and died 31 Jan 1969.

David Miller Martens [Parents] was born 18 Jan 1832 in Madison Township, Fairfield Co., OH. He died 24 Mar 1907 in Columbus, Franklin Co., OH. David married Alice R. Richardson on 30 Dec 1856 in Franklin Co., OH.

Alice R. Richardson was born 1835 in England. She died 10 Jul 1913 in Franklin Co., OH. Alice married David Miller Martens on 30 Dec 1856 in Franklin Co., OH.

They had the following children:

  M i Herbert Martens was born 18 Jan 1858 and died 18 Sep 1921.
  M ii Charles Richardson Martens was born 4 Apr 1860 and died 10 Jan 1920.
  F iii Alice Martens.
  M iv Paul Frederick Martens was born in Fairfield Co., OH.

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