Zalewski Family Genealogy

Elisabeth Maria FIRMENICH[1, 2, 3]

Female 1844 - 1926  (81 years)


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  • Name Elisabeth Maria FIRMENICH 
    Born 31 Oct 1844  Eicks, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Birth 25 Dec 1845  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Immigration Abt 1847–1848  [1
    _UID 53C06FD739804B4B8D079CF9FC7380BD7D4E 
    Died 1926  Brown, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 1926  Morrison, Brown, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    Address:
    Morrison Zion Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery 
    Person ID I2567  Zalewski Family
    Last Modified 3 Nov 2009 

    Father Johann Peter FIRMENICH,   b. Abt 1792, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1872, Brown, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Mother Anna Marie VOISSEL,   b. Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1860, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 30 Mar 1832  Buervenich, Rheinland, Preussen Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Family ID F195  Group Sheet

    Family August GRIEPENTROG,   b. 4 Sep 1834, Massow, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1918, Morrison, Brown, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 23 Jan 1866 
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2016 
    Family ID F844  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Obituary follows: Appleton Post Crescent, Wed. Evening, Oct. 27, 1926



      AGED WOMAN DIES AT DAUGHTER'S HOME

      KAUKAUNA-Mrs. August Griepentrog, 80, died here Tuesday morning at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Fred Weiland.



      She is survived by six daughters, Mrs. William Wiedenhoeft, and Mrs. William Enz of Denmark. Mrs. Charles Seiltz of Greenleaf, and Mrs. William Gehrke, Mrs. Fred Weiland and Mrs. Christ Kindler, all of Kaukauna; one son, Frank of Morrison; and two brothers, Matt Firmenich of Ashland and Charles Firmenich of Marshfield.



      The funeral will be held at 1:30 Thursday afternoon at the German Lutheran Church at Morrison, and interment will be in the parish cemetery there.



      Obituary published in the Appleton Post Crescent, Thursday evening, Oct. 28, 1926.



      GRIEPENTROG FUNERAL HELD AT MORRISON

      KAUKAUNA-The funeral of Mrs. August Griepentrog, 80, was held Thursday afternoon from the Lutheran Church in the town of Morrison. Interment was in the Lutheran Cemetery in that village. Mrs. Griepentrog died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Fred Weiland of this city, Tuesday morning.



      Survivors are six daughters, Mrs. William Wiedenhoeft and Mrs. William Enz of Denmark, Mrs. Charles Seiltz of Greenleaf, Mrs. Christ Kindler, Mrs. Fred Weiland, and Mrs. William Gehrke, all of Kaukauna, one son, Frank of the town of Morrison, two brothers, Matt Firmenich of Ashland and Charles of Marshfield, twenty-nine grandchildren and sixty great-grandchildren. Mrs. Griepentrog was born December 25, 1845 in Germany and came to this country at the age of two years.

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Obituary, Appleton Post Crescent, Wed. Evening, Oct. 27, 1926.

    2. [S183] 1870 US Census, Morrison, Brown Co., Wisconsin; 27; Elizabeth Griepentrog.

    3. [S209] FamilySearch Germany Baptisms, Firmenich, Elisabeth - Eicks, Rheinland, Prussia; 1816-1845.

    4. [S183] 1870 US Census, Morrison, Brown Co., Wisconsin; 28; Elizabeth Griepentrog.

    5. [S341] Headstone.

    6. [S208] FamilySearch IGI - Germany, 3 November 2009; Anna Maria Voissel Marriage Record; Batch: M970333; Source: 0891349; 1800-1875.
      PDF format sent by researcher Paula Griepentrog

    7. [S296] Germany Marriages, 1558-1929, FHL microfilm 891349; 30 Mar 1832; Johann Peter Firmenich & Anna Maria Voissel.