Samples of Church records
from what is now known as the Bethany United Church of Christ
Tioga, Hancock County, Illinois
1868 list of Confirmands
Louise Bigert below is my great-great-grandmother's sister
Christening Entries from 1886, for
Martha Kunz, Maria Kunz, and their
mother Maria Luft Kunz.
Maria Luft Kunz is a first cousin to my great-great-grandfather, Riley
Marriage entry from 1868
John and Franciska are my great-great-grandparents
Death Entry from 1888
Franciska Trautvetter is my great-great-grandmother
Christenings from 1878
Christenings from 1915.
Ida Laura below is my grandmother.
Christening from 1901--split over two pages.
Louise Adolphine Trautvetter below (went by Luella) was my
grandmother's oldest sister.
Christening from 1871
This is the record where the godmother (far right) looks like Louise
Ligert, but it is actually Bigert.