|LEONIN BLANCHAMP, father of
MATTHEUS BLANSHAN, father of
MATHIEU BLANSHAN, father of
NICOLAUS BLANSHAN, father of
MATTHEUS BLANSHAN, father of
JACOB BLANSHAN, father of
MATTHEUS JACOB BLANSHAN, father of
Catharine A. Blanshan was born January 7, 1816 in New Paltz, New York to parents
Mattheus Jacob Blanshan and his wife Anny Turck Blanshan. She was baptized February
11, 1816. She married Henry LeFever, born to parents Tunis and Eva Sleight LeFever in
Skaneateles, N. Y. on March 31, 1815, on January 1, 1837. They resided in Hopewell,
Ontario, New York (1850), and Lloyd, Ulster County, New York. By 1860 the family had
moved to Scott, Sheboygan, Wisconsin where they lived until Catherine's death on July 1,
1883. Henry died August 10, 1879. Both are buried in Scott Union Cemetery, Sheboygan,
The children of Catharine and Henry were:
Anna Maria LeFever - born June 9, 1838, died April 10, 1840.
Martha Jane LeFever - born September 26, 1840. She marries James Stanley, born
September 26, 1856, on September 26, 1855. Martha and James both died January 9,
Tunis Henry LeFever - (1843-1927) Tunis was born February 28, 1843 in Niles, Cayuga,
New York. He married Sarah Haviland, born December 16, 1847, on May 25, 1867. They
had the following children: Edgar H. LeFever (1869), Charles O. LeFever (1874-1960)
and Cary M. LeFever (1879) Sarah died on December 7, 1885 and Tunis married Matilda
Laux (1868) on August 12, 1886. They had the following children: Lottie LeFever
(1888-1946), John J. LaFever (December 11, 1889 - May 30, 1911), Viola LaFever (1898)
and Clarence E. LaFever (1905-1981). Tunis died February 16, 1927 in Scott, Sheboygan,
Wisconsin. Matilda died in 1946.
Catharine Amelia LeFever - born September 16, 1845. She married John Rowe, born
August 13, 1831, on September 16, 1863. John died August 6, 1903 and Catharine
married G. W. Wendell on November 3, 1908. Catharine died August 31, 1916.
Mathew Day LeFever - born June 20, 1850. He married Catherine Straub or Straut, born
April 10, 1853, on November 4, 1871. Mathew died June 8, 1885.
John LeFever - (1850-1850) Died in infancy.
Anna Delphine LeFever - born June 21, 1852. She married James McClain, born January
22, 1845, on March 14 or 31, 1870. James died January 17, 1913.
Charles Albert LeFever - born April 14, 1857. He died August 25, 1861.
Nellie Rosa Belle LeFever - born July 15, 1862. she married Edmund or Edward Kessel
on September 7, 1882. They had no children. Nellie died July 31, 1883.
Henry and Catharine Blanshan LeFever
Catherine and Henry's headstone in Scott Union Cemetery, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Cad and Tunis LeFever
Tunis and Sarah Haviland LeFever
Lottie LeFever and husband Emil Steuerwald
|Lottie LeFever and Emil Steuerwald wedding on May 12, 1910 in front of Tunis
and Matilda LeFever's home in Scott, Wisconsin
Headstone of John LeFever, son of Tunis