Carl & Caroline (Hopp) Albers Family

Carl Albers was born 1865 July 12, in Puddenson Provinz, Hannover, Germany. His Uncle Christ Albers sent for him to come to the United States. He was just 16 years old. His Uncle lived on a farm near Holstein, Iowa. He worked awhile for him and also went to school at short time to learn to speak English. Carl Albers started to farm 5 1/2 miles south of Kingsley. He married Caroline Hopp September first 1893.


Children of Carl & Caroline Albers:

Martha Albers (married Albert Jahn)
Ida Albers (married Fred Wink)
Frieda Albers (married Burt Petersen)
Emil Albers (married Anna Roepke)
Alma Albers (married Leslie King)

~Source: Kingsley, Iowa, Centennial Book


4 Generation Photograph, 1952

Left to right: Emil Albers, Emil's son Alvin Albers, holding his daughter Jacqueline, and Grandpa Carl Albers



Three of the ALBERS Sisters

Taken on the 80th Birthday of the Twins -- 1975

Aunt Freda, 80 Years Old

Aunt Alma

Aunt Ida, 80 Years Old


~History and photograph/s submitted by family member, Bonnie Mares



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