Jean George Stelly1

M, #2182, b. 12 May 1716, d. 4 November 1792
7th great-grandfather of Joseph Wayne Peery
Pedigree Chart of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Jean George Stelly was born on 12 May 1716 at Albershausen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany.2,3,1 He was the son of Johannes Georg Staehle and Barbara Margaretha Greiner.4 In 1724,Johann Georg Staehle immigrated from Germany to Louisiana.5 He married Christine Marie Edelmeier, daughter of Johann Adam Edelmeier and Anna Maria Dorothea Lautermilch, on 9 July 1743 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, Destrehan, St. Charles Parish, Louisiana.3,6,1 He died on 4 November 1792 at Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, at age 76 years, 5 months and 23 days.7,3 He was buried on 4 November 1792 at St. Landry Catholic Cemetery, Opelousas, St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.7,3

Children of Jean George Stelly and Christine Marie Edelmeier


  1. [S15] Louisiana State Archive Record, online, MILLER, Marie Barbe of Frederick County, Maryland (Jacob & Anne Marie DEGIN [THEGEIN]) m. 2 Oct. 1781 Jean George STELLY of St. John Parish (Jean George & Christine EDELMEYER) (LSAR: Opel.: 1781-163).
  2. [S1349] Germany, Select Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898, online, Name:     Johann Georg Staehle
    Gender:     Male
    Birth Date:     12 Mai 1716 (12 May 1716)
    Birth Place:     Albershausen, Württemberg, Germany
    Father:     Johann Staehle
    Mother:     Margaretha
    FHL Film Number:     1056902.
  3. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 106377998 - Jean George Stelly.
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 106393077 - Johannes Georg "Johann" Staehle.
  5. [S1298] U. S. & Canada, Passenger & Immigration Lists, online, Name:     Johann Georg Staehle
    Arrival Year:     1724
    Arrival Place:     Louisiana
    Source Publication Code:     1497.15
    Primary Immigrant:     Staehle, Johann Georg.
  6. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, MAYER, Cecile (Andre & Marianne STELLY) b. 4 July 1797, bt. Sunday, 24 March 1799 Pats: Jacob [Jacques] MAYER & Catherine MATTHIS; Mats: George STELLY & Christine ETMAYER [EDELMEIER]; Spons: Baptiste LALONDE & Catherine DUCREST. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-A, p.209).
  7. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, STELLY, George bur. Sunday, 4 Nov. 1792. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1, p.17).
  8. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 85735330 - Jean Baptiste Stelly.
  9. [S2] SWLR - St. Landry Catholic Church, RITTER, Antoine (Michel RAITER & Marie Louise STELLY) b. 11 Oct. 1795, bt. Saturday, 1 Nov. 1800 Pats: Jean RAITER & Catherine MILHER; Mats: George STELLY & Christine ALBERT; Spons: Antoine NEZAT & Julie BARRE. Fr. Pedro de ZAMORA (Opel. Ch.: v.1-B, p.236).