Zalewski Family Genealogy

Barbara Margaretha Magdalena STEARNS[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9]

Female 1866 - 1943


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  • Name  Barbara Margaretha Magdalena STEARNS 
    Born  30 Apr 1866  Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender  Female 
    Residence  Between 1935 and 1940  Gingles, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Highway 118 
    Died  1943  Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Margaret Braatz Obituary
    Margaret Braatz Obituary
    Margaret (Stearns) Braatz Obituary - Unknown Newspaper - 1943
    Notes 
    • Obituary mentions her age as 81 and birthdate as 1866. A hand-written 1943 is also on the page. These years don't match up.



      MRS. F. BRAATZ, OLD RESIDENT HERE, DIED AT 81

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      Brief Illness Fatal This Morning To Woman

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      Mrs. Frank Braatz, Sr., 81, of Rt. 1, Ashland, for 40 years a resident of Ashland county, died in a local hosptial this morning, following a brief illness.



      The former Margaret Stearns, was born in Germany, August 30, 1866 and in 1881 emigrated to the United States. Her marriage to Frank Braatz was solemnized in 1891 at Bear Creek, Wis. The couple celebrated their golden anniversary last year.



      Survivors are her husband, Frank Braatz, Sr., one son, Frank Braatz, Jr., Ashland; four daughters, Mrs. Claude Moll (Matie), Mrs. Louis Peterson (Margaret) and Mrs. Alice Lancaster, all of Ashland, and Mrs. Maurice Corrigan (Agnes), Iron Mountain, Mich.; two brothers, Fred Stearns of Oregon and Ernest Stearns of Minneapolis; 14 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.



      Funeral services will be held Monday at 2:00 p.m. from the Pascoe-Erickson Funeral Home.
    Person ID  I289  Brian & Darcy Zalewski | Brian's Direct Line
    Last Modified  5 Apr 2012 

    Father  Georg Heinrich STIERN,   b. 19 Apr 1833, Belsenberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Jul 1900, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Katherina Rosina Margaretha SCHUMACHER,   b. 14 Sep 1838, Gross-Forst, Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1908, Philips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  18 Feb 1862  Michelbach an der Heide, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F105  Group Sheet

    Family  Frank F BRAATZ, Sr,   b. 17 Apr 1867, Bavaria, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1948, Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Jun 1891  Bear Creek, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10, 11
    Notes 
    • Frank & Margaret Wedding

      Agnes, Margaret, Margaret (Ma), Frank, Matie Moll, and Alice.
    Children 
     1. Henry R BRAATZ,   b. 23 Jun 1892, Weyauwega, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1934, Munising, Alger, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Margaret S BRAATZ,   b. 21 Jun 1894, Philips, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Dec 1974, Munising, Alger, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Alice M BRAATZ,   b. 27 Apr 1898, Price, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    >4. Agnes Katherine BRAATZ,   b. 4 Feb 1903, Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1998, Merrill, Marathon, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Frank F BRAATZ, Jr.,   b. 30 May 1907, Mellen, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1990, Gingles, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F80  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Apr 1866 - Baden-Württemberg, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Jun 1891 - Bear Creek, Outagamie, Wisconsin, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1943 - Ashland, Ashland, Wisconsin, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos

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    Braatz Family
    Braatz Family
    Agnes, Margaret (Stearns), Margaret, Frank
    Frank & Margaret Braatz Family
    Frank & Margaret Braatz Family
    The whole family, except Uncle Frankie and Uncle Henry (dead). Grandma (Stearns) and Grandpa Braatz's Golden Wedding Anniversary - June 4, 1941 - Ashland, Wisconsin
    Maurice & Agnes Corrigan Parents
    Maurice & Agnes Corrigan Parents
    Emma Jane (Firmenich) Corrigan, Margaret (Stearns) Braatz, Mathias Firmenich, Frank Braatz

  • Sources 
    1. [S174] 1900 US Census, Ward 1, Worcester Township, Phillips City, Price Co., Wisconsin; 154; Sheet 16; h.303 f.318; Maggie K Braatz; 10 February 2010.

    2. [S189] 1930 US Census, Gingles Town, Ashland Co., Wisconsin; 2-15; Sheet 3B; h.67 f.67; Margaret Braatz; 10 February 2010.

    3. [S173] 1920 US Census, Sanborn Town, Ashland Co., Wisconsin; 19; Sheet 4A; h.72 f.72; Margerite Braatz; 10 February 2010.

    4. [S15] Obituary, Margaret K Stearns, Unknown Paper, 1943.

    5. [S181] 1910 US Census, Ward 3, Mellen City, Ashland Co., Wisconsin; 17; Sheet 19A; h.292 f.313; Mugurite Bratz; 10 February 2010.

    6. [S230] Georg Heinrich Stierns German Passport, p.4, (hand-written famiy names).

    7. [S251] Wisconsin Marriages, 1836-1930, Batch M00332-5; Source 1275604; Ref Sec.2,P.30,Cert.180; Frank Smith & Maggie Stern; 13 November 1886.

    8. [S334] Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925, 13 March 2012; Maurice Corrigan & Agnes Braatz, 12 Apr 1923.

    9. [S339] 1940 US Census, Gingles, Ashland, Wisconsin; 2-16; Sheet 4B; Household 75; Margaret Braatz; 4 April 2012.

    10. [S174] 1900 US Census, Ward 1, Worcester Township, Phillips City, Price Co., Wisconsin; 154; Sheet 16; h.303 f.318; Frank F Braatz; 10 February 2010.

    11. [S181] 1910 US Census, Ward 3, Mellen City, Ashland Co., Wisconsin; 17; Sheet 19A; h.292 f.313; Frank Bratz; 10 February 2010.


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