Photos of the Niemann/Dixon Family 1800's - 1950's
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1-2 Niemann homestead on St. Louis Ave in ESL. William Niemann (on right) and siblings. Johannes and Mary Ann(Tillman) parents circa 1892
3.Mary Anna Tillman married to Johanne Niemann (1851-1929)
4. Johann Fredrich Niemann 1860
5. James W. Dixon of Spennymoor, England and Mary Ellen Evans 185? (Sarah Dixon Niemann's parents
6. James Wanless Dixon 1880?
7. Coal Miners of Haswell, Eng. JW Dixon front center.
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2. Anna Margaret aka "Aunt Annie"
3. Niemann Cousins. Top left: Frederick W. Niemann, Eugene, James Niemann, Marie and Lucille Dauphin, Celia and Marion Niemann
Grandma Mary Anna Tillman circa 1919 ESL
4. Anna Niemann - First Communion St Elizabeth's Church ESL Youngest sister of William Niemann
5. Anna Margaret Niemann (Aunt Annie)
6. Dixon Sisters: Ellen Schlosser, Sarah Niemann, Mary Ann Bosley, 1932
7. Frederick William Niemann born 1909 circa 1911
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1. Fred, Ceil, William and Sarah with Dale Claussen, James and Marian. 1952 ?
2. Niemann Grandparents Sarah and William 1952
3. James, Frederick and Marion Niemann - WWI Patriots
4. Fred, James, Marion and cousins 1919
5. Niemann cousins 1920s Ceil James Marion w Lucille and Marie Dauphin holding Jack Butler at Aunt Lou's in ESL
Niemann Cousins include from oldest to youngest: Mary Ann Claussen, Bill Niemann, Christopher Niemann, Glenna Claussen, Cecilia Gray, Bobby Gray, Jerry Niemann, (Marilyn Niemann) Vincent Gray in front of the Grandparent's home on N. 25th St. or with St Elizabeth's church, and in TX in the backgrounds. 1945-1952
1946 1946 backyard 1947 1950 1952 1951 1944 1952 at Grays
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1. Monsignor Christopher Goelz pastor at St Phillip's parish and Fredrick's cousin
2. Part of Aunt Annie's post card collection from various suitors - she never married.
3. Aunt Annie's Communion certificate from St. Elizabeth's
4. St Phillip Parish in Loisel Village, East St Louis, IL; Fred and Vera married and Monsignor Goelz's parish
5 St Elizabeth present day.
6. History of St Elizabeth's school with William and sister in class
Niemann cousins - my dad is the tallest on the right - Frederick Niemann and his sister in front - Marion Niemann.
I think this may have been taken at the old house owned by Johnnes Niemann from Germany.