Welcome to the Even (Ewen) Family Page!

Updated: 20 October 2009

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Generation 1: Nicholas Even (Ewen) was born in Hamstal Parish, Luxembourg and married Susanna Woldbilling. They had a daughter, Maria Catherina Ewen (b. 15 Feb 1795) and a son, Nicholas Even.

Generation 2: Nicholas Even (b. 29 Jan 1801 in Altrier, Echternach, Grevenmacher, Luxembourg; d. 10 Aug 1852 in Tetes des Morts, Jackson, IA) married Marie Catherina Rollinger (b. 10 Mar 1794 in Zittig, Echternach, Grevemacher, Luxembourg, d. 1849 in Galena, Jo Daviess, IL) on 20 Feb 1821 in Altrier, Echternach, Grevenmacher, Luxembourg. They had three sons: Gregorius "George (b. 18 Jan 1822 in Altrier, Echternach, Grevenmacher, Luxembourg; d. 29 May1905 in Humboldt, Minehaha, SD) married to Maria Mary Schiltz, Johanes (1827 - 1887) married to Maria Arensdorf, Mathias (b. 29 Sep 1829 in Altrier, Echternach, Grevernmacher, Luxembourg, d. 12 Oct 1913 in Alton, Sioux, IA) married to Anna Hingtgen.

Generation 3: Johanes Even (1827 - 1887) had two sons, Mathias Even (1861 - 1931) and Nicholas B. Even, married to Susan Hingtgen..

Generation 4: Mathias Even (1861 - 1931) had a daughter, Margaret Even (b. 1859 in LeMars, IA; d. 1886 in LeMars, IA)

Generation 5: Margaret Even (b. 1859 in LeMars, IA; d. 1886 in LeMars, IA) married Charles "Carl" Nemmers (b. Oct 1849 in Tetes des Mort Twp., Jackson, IA; d. 1924 in LeMars, IA). They had 4 children:
1. John W. Nemmers (27 July 1880 - 16 Oct 1970) married Margaret Theresa Ley (22 Feb 1883 - 18 Dec 1965)
2. Margaret Nemmers (07 April 1882 - 23 Jan 1973) married John Tentinger (died 1918)
3. Nicholas Charles Nemmers (1879 - 1939) married Lucia Schroeder (1885 - 1967)
4. Edward M. Nemmers (Aug 1883 - 1917) married Emma Strauss.

Thanks to Gayle Geber for the following 3 photos.

Nicholas and Susanna Even

Johanes Ewen and Maria Arensdorf Ewen

Nicholas B. and Susan Even and Children

Wehling Family Tree (Nicolas Even) at Ancestry.com (Owner: Steven C. Wehling)