B: Mar 1832, Germany
M: Johanna Unknown b. Apr 1833, Germany. Johanna reported in census to have emigrated to U.S. in 1870 and had been in U.S. for 30 years at time of the census.
FN: Unknown Rickenberg
The U. S. 1900 census reports that Anton Rickenberg was born March 1832 in Germany. He was 68 years old at the time of the census. He emigrated to U.S. in 1870 and had been in the U. S. for 30 years at the time of the census. The Census reports Johanna (Unknown) Rickenberg as born April 1833 in Germany. She was 67 years old at time of census. They had been married 25 years at time of census and had three children. Says Johanna emigrated to U.S. in 1870 and had been in US for 30 years at time of census.
The 1900 census further reports a son named Herman, born April 1876 who was 24 years old at time of 1900 census. It shows he was born in Minnesota with parents born in Germany but Kittson County Records show no birth records in Kittson County for him in 1876. The census also shows a daughter, Bertha, who was born in Minnesota.
Andrew or (Anton) Rickenberg had a sister, Mathilda Rickenberg, who married Joseph Ambs of Riverside, CA who had a son named Joseph Ambs and two daughters.
A Census taken on the 11 & 12 day of June, 1900 of Dakota County, Minnesota showed:
B: Mar ? 1832, census showed he was 68 years of age when
the census was taken. Census showed he had been married for 25 years and
had 6 children by Johanna Rickenberg of which 3 were living. Census showed
him born in Germany
E: Census shows emigration in 1870 with having been in US for 30 years at time of census.
M: 1875 (1900 - 25 = 1875?), Johanna Rickenberg b. Apr 1833, age 67 at time of 1900 census. Showed her being born in Germany with her Father and Mother being born in Germany. Census shows emigration in 1870 with having been in US for 30 years at time of census.
Anton and Johanna (Unknown) Rickenberg were born 1832 - 1833 and married in 1875? The census shows 25 years by time of 1900 census
Children of Anton Rickenberg and Johanna Unknown: Per 1900 census:
1. Herman Rickenberg
B: Apr 1876, age 24 at time of 1900 census and single. Showed born in Minnesota with his Father and Mother being born in Germany.
2. Bertha Rickenberg
B: Oct 1881, age 18 at time of 1900 census. Showed she was born in Minnesota and her Father and Mother being born in Germany.
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