St. John's Lutheran Church
"Post Oak"
Campbell Hill, Jackson County, Illinois
Unless otherwise noted all photos are from my private collection.  JSR

(photo provided by David Inlow)
Founding Members  - 1864
Ernst Boeverson (1812-1873)  & his wife Ernestine
Karl Knop (1829-1908)  & his wife Johanna Ricke (1839-1921)
 
Dietrich Koch  & his wife
Sophie

 
Fritz Niederbracht & his wife  Engel Walbaum
 
Conrad Ruehmkorff (1829-1901) &
his
wife Christina  Bucher (1833-1904)
 
Heinrich Schatte (1839-1911)
 
Wilhelm Schroeder & his wife  Catherine
 
Wilhelm Schuette (1817-1873  &
his
wife Justine Wiele (1837-1913)
 
Wilhelm Warhausen (1833-1875)
 
Ludwig Webkemeyer  & his wife Caroline Bartling (1833-1920)
Baptism Records
1864 thru 1870 1871 thru 1875
1876 thru 1880 1881 thru 1885
1886 thru 1890
1891 thru 1895
1896 thru 1900
1901 thru 1905
1906 thru 1910
For baptisms  1911-1939 contact me via email at joelsr@gmail.com

Confirmation Classes
1877 thru 1890 1891 thru 1900


 
Marriage Records
1874 thru 1889
1890 thru 1899  
1900 thru 1909
1910 thru 1919
1920 thru 1929
1930 thru 1937
 
Funeral Records
1867 thru 1879
1880 thru 1889
1890 thru 1899
1900 thru 1909
1910 thru 1919
1920 thru 1929
1930 thru 1939



Pastor Gustav Hehl, his wife Martha
and newborn daughter Martha in 1892.
Weedon Studios, Ava, IL
Pastors
1864-1873
J. F. Hornberger
1874-1876
G. Erdmann
1876-1878
C. Richter
about 3 months
_.  Pens
1879
B. Sickel
1879-1881
A. Reinhard
a few weeks
C. Wargowski
1881-1886
N. Gottmannshausen
1887-1890
F. H. M. End
1890-1893
G. Hehl
1893-1897
E. Reh
1897-1898
W. Graef
1899-1903
M. Pinkert
1903-1921
J. Kupfer
1921-1928
W. Kronsbein
1928-1939
F. Freytag
1939-1942
L. C. Urlaub
1942-1946
A. H. Kaitschuk
1946-1951
H. L. Wagner
1951-1952
A. G. Suechting
1952-1955
J. Juhkentaal
1955-1959
A. G. Suechting




Pastor Max Pinkert
taken about 1902

Confirmation Class of 1902
back:  Martin Ernsting, Frieda Eggers,
Lue Mina Niederbrach, Dora Schuette,
& Ernst Muller
front:  Bill Roettjer, Herman Clausen,
Pastor Max Pinkert, Theodore Hartman


Confirmation Class of 1905
Middle back is Pastor John Kupfer
Girl standing in back is Lillie Schuette
Girl front row far right is Adele Behnken
Girl front row on left is Minnie Geberding
I don't know which boy is which, but their names are Herman Nagel,  Emil Schoeneberg, Henry Schilling, and Albert Kerkhoff
(photo provided by David Inlow)

Confirmation Class of 1915
Middle is Pastor John Kupfer
I don't know which confirmand is which, but the names are:  Herman Aug. Chr. Priebe, Louis Wil. Ferd. Eggers, Ernst Friedr. Aug. Meier, Eduard Heinr. Friedr. Guebert, Peter Fritz Harry Kohra, Wil. Theo. Adam Schuette, Elsa Augusta Wilhemlina Rathert, Ida Christine Wilhelmine Oetking, Elsa Behnken, Lillian Emma Jos. Brockemeier.

Webpages compiled & composed by Joel S. Russell