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Martin Leitheiser

Male 1860 - 1912  (52 years)


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  • Name Martin Leitheiser 
    Born 27 Jun 1860  West Bend, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    _UID 2CE2327DA9A24E8DB853BC850098BC8609C2 
    Died 6 Nov 1912  Bridgewater, SD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St. Stephen's Cemetary. Block 2, lot 12, grave 4. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1037  Gary and Connie Genealogy
    Last Modified 17 May 2009 

    Father Franz Joseph Leitheiser,   b. 1819, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1884, Bridgewater, SD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Mother Mary Catherine Kircher,   b. May 1825, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1908, Goodrick, ND Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 1843  Buffalo, NY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    _UID 0E1EAE172BB141E5BA7F6563414E097F0B9C 
    Family ID F148  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Sophia Schroeder,   b. 6 Nov 1866, Freeport, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1960, Shoshone, ID Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    _UID 56D4F9311AD5417DBD8FF8D5C23715345C0A 
    Children 
     1. Fred Leitheiser,   b. 20 May 1886, Bridgewater, SD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Oct 1944, Diedrick, ID Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     2. Angie Leitheiser,   b. 26 Dec 1889, Bridgewater, SD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1970  (Age 80 years)
     3. Beatrice Leitheiser,   b. 18 Sep 1892, Bridgewater, SD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1977  (Age 84 years)
     4. Tinella Leitheiser,   b. 8 Sep 1897, Bridgewater, SD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1969  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Martin and Frank were twins.

      Marty was 12 when they came to Bridgewater in 1881. He did not want to be a farmer. He was a stone mason. In the fall of 1912, he was building a chimney on a new house when his ladder slipped and he fell, injuring him so badly that he died.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Jun 1860 - West Bend, WI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Nov 1912 - Bridgewater, SD Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Leitheiser Mary Catherine sons
    Leitheiser Mary Catherine sons
    Front row: Adam, Mary Catherine, John
    Back row: Charles, Will, Frank, Martin, Henry
    (Frank and Martin are twins)