Sidney and Minnie (Mary Jane Malotte) Jesmer

Sidney and Minnie (Mary Jane Malotte) Jesmer.

The following is the page for Sidney Joseph Jesmer and Minnie Malotte Jesmer.  Sidney was my G-grandfather’s, (Nelson A. Jesmer) younger brother. I wanted to get the info I have on Sidney, “out there” so that others may enjoy learning about their history. If you have any questions, want some changes or have some info to contribute, please contact me at

Link to the Jesmer family history page    Link to more documents on Sidney and Minnie

Link to Joseph A. Jesmer page (Sidney’ parents)    How the Jesmers came to Minnesota

Link to pictures of Princeton MN in Sidney’s day       Hx of Greenbush township where Sidney grew up

History of Hogansburg and Bombay NY   The present day countryside of Hogansburg/Bombay

Sidney’s and Minnie’s kids: (J. Lisle Jesmer, Lorena M. Jesmer, Lester L. Jesmer)

The children of Joseph A. Jesmer: Nelson Adulphus Jesmer,  Sidney Joseph Jesmer,  Mary Jane (Jesmer) RobideauLouis E. Jesmer, William E. Jesmer,  Joseph lll JesmerMoses Edward Jesmer,  Eunice Rose (Jesmer) Waldhoff, Eugenia (Jesmer) KaliherAdulphus “Albert” Jesmer,  Ida Jesmer, Delia Alice Jesmer,  Louella (Jesmer) BowenHubert Francis Jesmer;  Baby 1, Baby 2

picutre of Sidney head pic

moses and 6 siblings

info on sidney only


Sidney Joseph Jesmer [Parents] was born on 1 Apr 1859 in Franklin Co, NY. He died 1 on 12 Jan 1915 in Mille Lacs, MN. He married Minnie Malotte on 25 Dec 1890 in St Patricks, Benton Co, MN.


Minnie Malotte was born in Jul 1866 in CAN. She married Sidney Joseph Jesmer on 25 Dec 1890 in St Patricks, Benton Co, MN.

They had the following children:

M i Lisle J Jesmer was born in Sep 1891 in MN.
F ii Lorena M Jesmer was born in May 1893 in MN.
M iii Lester L Jesmer was born on 2 Mar 1898 in MN. He died 1 on 13 Feb 1984 in Ramsey Co, MN.

Sidneys marriage license

Birth: Apr. 9, 1859
New York, USA
Death: Jan. 12, 1915
Minnesota, USA
Sidney J. Jesmer,, a respected resi-
dent of this community, passed away
at his residence in this village last
Tuesday morning, after a lingering
illness. He had been a patient suf-
ferer for years.
Sidney J. Jesmer was born in New
York state, April 9, 1859, so at the
time of his death was 55 years, 9
months and 3 days old. He came to
Mille Lacs county with his parents
when a boy. and for a number of
years resided in Greenbush, moving
into this village about 12 years ago.Mr. Jesmer was married Dec. 25, 1880,
to Miss Mary Jane Mellotte. Besides
the widow he leaves to mourn his
passing away, three chilren:
Lyle of St. Paul. Miss Lorena
and Lester of this place. Seven broth-
ers and two sisters also survive.The funeral services were held this
morning at 10 o’clock at St. Edward’s
Catholic church. Be v. Fr. Willenbrink
officiated, and the floral tributes were
indeed numerous and beautiful. The final
services were largely attended by friends
who came to pay their last tribute of
respect to the deceased Sidney Jesmer
was a good citizen, a kind and loving
husband and father, and a good and true
friend. Besides the relatives he leaves
numerous friends who sincerely mourn
his passing away.Princeton UNION Jan 14, 1915
Saint Edwards Catholic Church Cemetery (Princeton)
Mille Lacs County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: Larry1963
Record added: Oct 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77647106

1-laurena Jesmer head pic 1-Laurena Jesmer standing up 1-Mary Jane Mallotte Jesmer head pic 1-Mary Jane Mallotte Jesmer standing up 1-sidney Mary and Laurena Jesmer standing 1-sidney mary laurena head pic 1-sidney standing up with cane

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