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The Genealogy of Captain Thomas Bushfield Targee Hero of St. Louis Missouri Great Fire of May 17, 1849

The Genealogy of  Captain Thomas Bushfield Targee  Hero of St. Louis Missouri  Great Fire of May 17, 1849 


The Genealogy of Thomas Bushfield Targee


Name: Thomas Bushfield Targee
Born: October 18, 1808 New York City, New York, USA
Died: May 17, 1849 St Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Sarah Ann White
Parent: Peter Targee, Elizabeth Eliza" Bushfield
Occupation: Fire Fighter
Cause of Death: Died in the Fire of St. Louis, Missouri, USA
                               Killed in the line of duty
Date of Reburial: October 2, 1873
Age at Death: YRS: 40 MOS: 6 DYS: 30
Findagrave.com: 21964
1st Interment: Christ Cemetery, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Section 98, Lot 1319 Grave: 4

Bellefontaine Cemetery
Last Name First Name Lot Number Birth Date Death Date Burial Date Age
TARGEE THOMAS T.     1319                                               10/2/1873

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Genealogybank.com
Thomas B. Targee, Who Once Saved St. Louis at the Cost of His Life, Has No Fitting Monument  Date: Sunday, February 11, 1900  Paper: St. Louis Republic (St. Louis, MO)   Volume: 92   Issue: 223   Section: Part IV   Page: 8  

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Monroe City Democrat
February 21,1901 Pg: 1
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Saint Louis Republic
February  15, 1901 Pg: 4
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Saint Louis Republic
April 11, 1902 Pg 11
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Name: Sarah Ann White
Born: May 5, 1812 Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died: January 11, 1892 Kirkwood, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Thomas Bushfield Targee
Parents: Joseph White, Mary Irwin
Occupation: Housewife
Cause of Death: Old age La Grippe
Date of Burial: January 12, 1892
Age at Death: YRS: 80
Findagrave.com: 147592035
Undertaker: Smithers + Wagoner
                            St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Funeral:  Edmund Crawshaw
                   Kirkwood, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Informant: Dr. Edmund Crawshaw [Deceased Son-in-Law]
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Section 98, Lot 1319 Grave: 12

Bellefontaine Cemetery
Last Name First Name Lot Number Birth Date Death Date Burial Date Age
TARGEE SARAH           1319                                         1/12/1892

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Genealogybank.com Mortuary Notice 
Date: Tuesday, January 12, 1892  Paper: St. Louis Republic (St. Louis, MO)   Volume: LXXXIV   Issue: 22494   Page: 7 
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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.

Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357

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Married: July 5, 1832 Jersey City, Hudson, New Jersey, USA

Children

               1.   Albert Targee
Born:  April 14, 1833, New York City, New York, USA
Died: January 14, 1892, Kirkwood, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Occupation: Conductor/Painter/Fruit Farmer
Cause of Death: Pneumonia 
Date of Burial: January 14, 1892
Age at Death: YRS: 59
Death Certificate: C 10376 222-16
Findagrave.com: 147592412
Undertakers: Smithers + Wagoner
                            St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Section 98, Lot 1319 Grave: 13

Albert Targee in the Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910
 Name: Albert Targee Death Date: 14 Jan 1892 Birth Date: abt 1832  County: St Louis Death Location: Kirkwood, MO Race/Ethnicity: White Age: 58 Gender: F (Female )

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Bellefontaine Cemetery
Last Name First Name Lot Number Birth Date Death Date Burial Date Age
TARGEE ALBERT 1319                                                   1/14/1892

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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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        2.           Jane Eliza Targee
Born: October 1, 1834 New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, USA
Died: November 7, 1868 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Thomas Ayres Hutchins
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Occupation: Housewife
Cause of Death: N/A
Date of Burial: November 7, 1868
Age at Death: YRS: 34 MOS: 2 DYS: 6
Death Certificate:
Findagrave.com: 147593647
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Section 98, Lot 1319 Grave: 2

Bellefontaine Cemetery St. Louis MO
Last Name       First Name     Lot Number   Birth Date Death Date:  Burial Date
HUTCHINSON THOMAS A.    1319                                                   1/15/1902
HUTCHINS     JANE E.           1319                                                  11/7/1868

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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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               3.    Thomas Jordan Targee
 Born: February 11, 1836 New Brunswick, Middlesex, New Jersey, USA
Died: December 7, 1857 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Single
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Occupation: N/A
Cause of Death: Asthma
Date of  Re-Burial: October 2, 1873
Age at Death: 21y, 9m, 18d 
Death Certificate: C 10361
Findagrave.com: 147593817
1st Interment: Christ Cemetery, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Section 98, Lot 1319 Grave: 4


J Jordan Targee in the Missouri, Death Records, 1834-1910
 Name: J Jordan Targee Death Date: 7 Dec 1857; Birth Date: abt 1836 County: St Louis Death Location: Erplosso of Col??  Race/Ethnicity: White Age: 21y, 9m, 18d Gender: M (Male)

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J Jordan Targee in the St. Louis City Death Records, 1850-1902
 Name: J Jordan Targee  Death Date: 7 Dec 1857  Birth Place: St Louis MO  Cemetery: Christ Church  Address: St Louis  Volume: F Page: 34  County Library: RDSL 3  Missouri Archive: C 10361  SLGS Rolls: 304 

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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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              4 .  Sarah Helena Targee
 Born: March 13, 1838 Saint Louis, Independent, Missouri, USA
Died: April 6, 1869 1113 Poplar Saint Louis, Independent, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Charles J. Helfenstein
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Occupation: Housewife
Cause of Death:
Date of Burial:
Age at Death: YRS: 31 MOS: 0  DYS: 7
Death Certificate: C 10369
Findagrave.com: 147594437
Interment: Unknown

Sarah H Helfenstein in the St. Louis City Death Records, 1850-1902
Name: Sarah H Helfenstein Death Date: 6 Apr 1869 Address: 1311 Poplar  Volume: 3  Page: 36  County Library: RDSL 11  Missouri Archive: C 10369 SLGS Rolls: 310

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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D. 
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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                5.     Emma Adelaide Targee
Born: March 6, 1840 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Died: November 14, 1928 Webster Groves,  Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Alexander Gardner Hequembourg
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Occupation: Housewife
Cause of Death: Senility & Bronchial Pneumonia
Date of Burial: November 16, 1928
Age at Death: YRS: 88 MOS: 8 DYS: 8
Death Certificate #: 38049
Findagrave.com: 147593357
Informant: Ida H. Smith
                      908 Bonhart
                      Webster Grove, Missouri, USA
Funeral:  Parker Undertaker
                   Webster Groves, Missouri, USA                   
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Plot: Block 41/50, Lot 361



Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 - 1964
Name  Date of Death County City Certificate Number
Emma A. Hequembourg November _, 1928 St. Louis   38049


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Bellefontaine Cemetery
Last Name:           First Name Lot Number Birth Date Death Date Burial Date Age
HEQUEMBOURG EMMA A.   361                                          11/16/1928

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Married: October 25, 1860 Saint Louis,  Independent Cities, Missouri, USA

Emma TargeeMissouri, Marriages
Name:     Alexander Hequembourgh Spouse's Name: Emma Targee Event Date: 25 Oct 1860 Event Place: Saint Louis, St Louis, Missouri Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51569-6 , System Origin: Missouri-ODM , GS Film number: 528177 Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920

Citing this Record
"Missouri, Marriages, 1750-1920," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V2D4-Q6S : accessed 8 June 2015), Alexander Hequembourgh and Emma Targee, 25 Oct 1860; citing Saint Louis, St Louis, Missouri; FHL microfilm 528,177.

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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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                6.     Letitia Scot  Targee
Born: May 23, 1842, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Died: October 13, 1847 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Cause of Death:
Date of  Re-Burial: October 2, 1873
Age at Death: YRS: 5 MOS: 4 DYS: 20
Death Certificate:
Findagrave.com: 147594042
1st Interment: Christ Cemetery, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
               Interment:  Bellefontaine Cemetery St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot:                              Section                     98, Lot 1319 Grave: 4


Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
           Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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                7.    Isabel Targee
Born: June 14, 1845 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Died: June 20, 1845 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Cause of Death:
Date of Re-Burial: October 2, 1873
Age at Death: YRS: 0 MOS: 0 DYS: 6
Death Certificate:
Findagrave.com: 147594241
1st Interment: Christ Cemetery, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
               Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot:                              Section  98, Lot 1319 Grave: 4    
                                       

Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
           Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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               8.      Laura Frances Targee
Born: March 20, 1846 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Died: July 23,1937Kirkwood, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Spouse: Edmund Crawshaw
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Occupation: Housewife
Cause of Death: Cerebral Hemorrhage
Date of Burial: July 26, 1937
Age at Death: YRS: 91 MOS 4 DYS: 3
               Death Certificate: 28284
               Find A Grave Memorial# 88425600
               Informant: Old Folks Home Record
                                 711 S. Kirkwood, Rd
                                 Kirkwood, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
                Funeral:  Louis H. Boyer
                                Kirkwood, Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
Interment: Bellefontaine Cemetery Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA Plot: Section 98, Lot 1319 Grave: 19

Missouri Death Certificates, 1910 - 1964
Name Date of Death County City Certificate Number
Laura F. Crawshaw July 23, 1937 St. Louis Kirkwood 28284


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Married: November 8, 1866 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA

Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002 about Miss Laura Targee
Name: Miss Laura Targee Marriage Date: 8 Nov 1866 Marriage County: St Louis Spouse Name: Dr Edward Crawshaw


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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
           Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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                  9.   Charles  Targee
Born: May 20, 1848 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Died: June 12, 1848 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Cause of Death:
Date of Re-Burial:
Age at Death:  YRS: 0 MOS: 0 DYS: 18
Death Certificate:
Findagrave.com:
1st Interment: Christ Cemetery, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
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Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
           Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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                10.  Clara Stevens  Targee
Born: May 19, 1849 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Died: May 28, 1849 Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Parents: Thomas Bushfield Targee, Sarah Ann White
Cause of Death:
Date of Re-Burial:
Age at Death:  YRS: 0 MOS: 0 DYS: 11
Death Certificate:
Findagrave.com:
1st Interment: Christ Cemetery, Saint Louis, Independent Cities, Missouri, USA
Interment:

Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
           Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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Ancestry.com
Familysearch.org
Newspapers.com
Genealogybank.com
Historical and genealogical miscellany : data relating to the settlement and settlers of New York and New Jersey (1903)
           Author:  John E. Stillwell M.D.
Sarah Ann White  Pg: 357
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Monroe City Democrat
February 21,1901 Pg: 1
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Saint Louis Republic
February  15, 1901 Pg: 4
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Saint Louis Republic
April 11, 1902 Pg 11
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Bellefontaine Cemetery.com
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http://bellefontainecemetery.org/





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