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Christina (Schroeder) Arras (1879 - 1967)

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Christina Arras formerly Schroeder
Born in Sugar Loaf Township, St. Clair County, Illinois, United Statesmap
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of [private husband (1870s - 1960s)]
Descendants descendants
Died in Columbia, Monroe County, Illinois, United Statesmap
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Christina SCHROEDER [1] [2] [3] was born Jun 24, 1906 [3] in Sugar Loaf Township, St. Clair County, Illinois [3] was born 1 Mar 1879 in Sugar Loaf Township, St. Clair County, Illinois [1],[2]

She was the daughter of Jacob Schroeder and Christine Arnold.

Christine married John ARRAS on 16 Feb 1898 in Sugar Loaf Township, St. Clair County, Illinois (license issued Feb 14, 1898 in Monroe County, Illinois) [1]

  1. [M] John George ARRAS (1899-1981)
  2. [F] Nettie ARRAS SAGER (Abt 1901-????)
  3. [F] Anna ARRAS DUGAN (Abt 1903-????)
  4. [F] Linda ARRAS HOFSTETTER (Abt 1905-????)
  5. [M] Oliver ARRAS (Abt 1906-????)
  6. [F] Luella ARRAS KLOESS (Abt 1908-????)
  7. [M] Edwin ARRAS (Abt 1912-????)
  8. [M] Elmer ARRAS (Abt 1914-????)
  9. [F] Viola Caroline ARRAS WETZEL (1918-2017)
  10. [F] Virginia ARRAS KISH (Abt 1921-????)
  11. [M] Harry ARRAS (1922-????)

March, 1921 Christine was named as the mother of Oliver Arras on his death record. [3]

Christine died at the age of 88 on 4 Jul 1967 in Columbia, Monroe County, Illinois [2]
Following her funeral at Creason Funeral Home on 7 Jul 1967 in Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois. [2], she was buried in Lake View Memorial Gardens in Fairview Heights, St. Clair County, Illinois [2]

Her funeral card was published by the Creason Funeral Home on 4 Jul 1967. [2]

Christina Arras Funeral Card


[1] Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940 (FamilySearch)
John Arras mentioned in the record of John Arras and Christine Schroeder
Name John Arras
Event Type Marriage
Event Date 15 Feb 1898
Event Place Monroe, Illinois, United States
Event Place Sugarloaf, St. Clair, Illinois
Gender Male
Age 26
Marital Status Single
Birth Year (Estimated) 1872
Birthplace Sugar Loaf, St. Clair, Illinois
Father's Name Johann Arras
Mother's Name Caroline Koch
Spouse's Name Christine Schroeder
Spouse's Gender Female
Spouse's Age 20
Spouse's Marital Status Single
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated) 1878
Spouse's Birthplace Sugar Loaf, St. Clair, Illinois
Spouse's Father's Name Jacob Schroeder
Spouse's Mother's Name Christine Truvold [sic]
Note Pr Name: Jr

To-Do List

  • birth and/or baptism record
  • determine / verify parentage
  • census: 1880
  • census: 1900
  • census: 1910
  • census: 1920
  • census: 1930
  • census: 1940
  • immigration/naturalization record
  • original marriage record
  • obituary/funeral card COMPLETED!
  • death certificate
  • burial location
  • will and/or probate file
  • Social Security Index and/or Application


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database, (accessed 8 Nov 2018), citing: "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 November 2017), John Arras and Christine Schroeder, 15 Feb 1898; citing Monroe, Illinois, United States, county offices, Illinois; FHL microfilm 1,006,360.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 Monroe County ILGenWeb, "Monroe County (IL) Funeral Card images". Unless otherwise noted, all images were provided by Vernon Ritter. (8 Nov 2018); Christina Arras Funeral Card; link:
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 "Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947," database (accessed Apr 17, 2019), Oliver John Arras; citing FHL Film Number: 1570361; Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011
    Ancestry Record 2542 #445377


  • "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940." Database.
  • "Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947," Database. Operations, Inc., 2011
  • Monroe County ILGenWeb. "Monroe County (IL) Funeral Card images." Database and images. : n.d.

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