Margaret Schuler1

b. 22 December 1830, d. 27 February 1911
Last Edited=11 Jun 2016
2nd great-grandaunt of Joseph Michael Flint
     Margaret Schuler was born on 22 December 1830 at Lycoming County, Pennsylvania.1,2 She was the daughter of Robert Schuler and Elizabeth Rantz.1

Margaret Schuler was 17 years old, when her father, Robert Schuler, died on 8 June 1848 at Lycoming County, Pennsylvania. While he was on a visit.3

On 1 October 1850 Margaret Schuler was enumerated in the household of Elizabeth Rantz on the 1850 U. S. census for Pleasant township, Wabash County, Indiana as Margaret Schuler, 19 years old, birthplace of Pennsylvania. Attended school within the year. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Schuler, Elizabeth Schuler, Henry Schuler, Samuel Schuler, John Schuler, Jacob Schuler and Nancy Schuler.4

Margaret Schuler married Theodore Sower on 19 March 1859 at Wabash County, Indiana.5

Margaret Schuler died on 27 February 1911 at Blue Earth County, Minnesota, at age 80.6

Margaret Schuler was buried at Vernon Center Cemetery, Vernon Center, Blue Earth County, Minnesota, FG .7

Child of Margaret Schuler and Theodore Sower


  1. Ruth E Dolby, "SCHULER, Robert + Eliz. Rantz - PA, IN", messaage dated February 06, 1999 at 20.00.56,, path: Home: Surnames: Schuler Family Genealogy Forum, Message 19.
  2. Richard H. Goms JR., Online Pedegree Recource File Submission Number 910586-0624100221434, (FamilySearch: , Pin #501212.
  3. Lycoming County PA Cemeteries Volume 1 Anthony, Armstrong, Bastrees, Brady, Brown, Cascade, and Clinton Townships ( Lycoming County Genealogical Society, 1989), 183.
  4. 1850 U. S. census, Wabash County, Indiana, population schedule, Pleasant Township, p. 404 back (stamped), dwelling 193, family 204, Elizabeth Schuler; digital image, ( : accessed 09 Nov 2008); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, Roll 178.
  5. Wabash County, Indiana, Marriages, B: 170, Theodore Sowers and Margaret Schuler; index and images, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-2007", FamilySearch ( : accessed 10 Jun 2016).
  6. "Minnesota, Death Index, 1908-2002," database on-line, ( accessed 10 Jun 2016), entry for Margaret S. Sowers.
  7. Find A Grave, database and images ( 10 Jun 2016), memorial page for Margaret Schuler Sowers, Find A Grave Memorial no. 34308721, Creator:Richard H. Goms Jr., Photo Richard Jacobsen, accessed 10 Jun 2016, citing Vernon Center Cemetery, Vernon Center, Blue Earth County, Minnesota.
  8. "Minnesota Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990," database, FamilySearch: accessed 10 Jun 2016), entry for Effie Sawers,