Vieth family Album
Karl and Friederika (Hechler) Vieth
Friederika Minnie Hechler
Friederika Minnie Hechler married
Karl Vieth in Germany. He died at sea. She later
remarried Albert Kohring in Germany. Friederika lived
with her daughter Martha and son-in-law John
Schellhammer for nine months prior to her death.
Friederika was born September 7, 1881
in Germany and died January 30, 1948 in Winneshiek
County, Iowa. Interment at Oakland Cemetery, Waukon
was on February 2, 1948.
Martha Frieda Vieth
Martha was the daughter of Karl and
Friederika Vieth. This picture was taken when Martha
was 18 and a hausfrau in Germany. She immigrated to
America at age 19 (1924) with her sister Sophie
Vieth. Martha married John Schellhammer May 5, 1925.
(click here for Schellhammer family album)
The Karl Vieth Family, 1914
Sitting: Friederika Minnie (Hechler) Vieth & Karl Vieth
Standing: Sophie, William and Martha
Sophie became the wife of Julius Rissman of Allamakee
County, Iowa & Martha married John Schellhammer.
~The photos & notes were contributed by
Gayle Little. Gayle's email address can be found under
Shellhammer in the surname
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