Gottlieb Froelich & Sophia Lantz

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Family Group Report

Husband

Gottlieb Froelich

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth Mar 1842 Germany
Marriage 19 Feb 1881 Allen, Indiana  (Indiana Marriage Index, 1800-1941, marriage-license page 178-bottom)
Death 1 Jan 1918 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial German Baptist Cemetery
his Father  
his Mother  
Notes about Husband: cause-of-death: Organic Heart Disease / Old Age  (age 75y-9m-14d)
Wife

Sophia Lantz

  (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source]
Birth 8 Jan 1847 Switzerland
Death 18 Sep 1930 New Martinsville, Wetzel, West Virginia  [ death-certificate ]
Burial German Baptist Cemetery
her Father Christian Lantz, born in Switzerland
her Mother Mary - - -
Notes about Wife: Senility  (age 83y-8m-10d)
Children (day-mo-year) Place -- City; Township; County; State; Country [Source] Spouse
1 F F. Caroline Froelich b c1867 (died at age 17y-10m-3d of Dropsy)  
d 6 Nov 1884 Wetzel, WV  [ death-register page 27, 7th-record ]  
2 M Henry Charles Froelich b 17 May 1884 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 28, 1st-record ]  
m 11 Oct 1910 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 509 ] Ola Rigginbach
d 2 Nov 1927 Summit, Ohio  (Ohio Death Index, pg 2795) bur: Copley Cemetery
3 M John Christian Froelich b 13 Dec 1886 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 28, 3rd-record ] (sp. 1889-1976)
m 12 Oct 1910 Wetzel, WV  [ marriage-license page 507 ] Mollie E. Emch
d 1972 (death-year from tombstone) bur: Northview Cem.
4 F Lydia Froelich b 17 Mar 1889 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 28, 4th-record ] (sp. 1887-1973)
m 1911 Wetzel, WV  [ mar-lic pg 11, dated 10 Feb 1911 ] John C. Hassig
d 30 Jun 1992 Wayne, Ohio  (Ohio Death Index, ssdi) bur: Apostolic Christian
5 F Bertha Froelich b 14 Dec 1890 Wetzel, WV  [ birth-register page 28, 11th-record ]  
d 6 Nov 1896 Wetzel, WV  [ death-register page 28, 10th-record ]  
Notes about Children:

Census Analysis

Head of Household: Gottlieb Froelich Spouse: Sophia Lantz
Date / Place of Birth: 1842 / Switzerland or Germany Date / Place of Birth: 1847 / Switzerland
Date / Place of Death: 1918 / Wetzel, WV Date / Place of Death: 1930 / Wetzel, WV
Marriage Date / Place: 1881 / Allen, IN
1860 ST   COUNTY:   Twp   Pg#  
(haven't yet found Gottlieb in the 1860 census)
1860 ST OH COUNTY: Fulton Twp Franklin Township Pg# no. 166
12-year-old Sophia Lantz is with her parents, Christian Lantz (age 37, Farmer, Pers-Est $325, Switz) & Mary (age 25, Switz).
Siblings: Christian (14), Elizabeth (10), Bertha (9), Hannah (5), Fredrick (4), Gideon (2) and Jacob (7/12).
Additional household member: Barbara Garniger (37, Switz)
1870 ST   COUNTY:   Twp   Pg#  
(haven't yet found Gottlieb in the 1870 census)
1870 ST IN COUNTY: Allen Twp Milan Township Pg# no. 8
22-year-old Sophia Lanz is with her parents, Christian Lanz (age 47, Farmer, $4280 / $470, Switz) & Mary (age 35, Switz).
Siblings: Christian (24), Elizabeth (20), Martha (19), Hannah (15), Frederich (14), Gideon (12), jacob (10), Sam'l (8), Abner (6), Lydia (4), Mary (2), and Simon (1/4).
1880 ST   COUNTY:   ED   Pg#  
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
       
       
(haven't yet found Gottlieb or Sophia in the 1880 census)
1900 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:100; Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 7A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Birth mo/year; Occupation / Additional Information
Froehlich, Gottlieb (head) 58 Germ Germany-Germany; born Mar 1842, married-19-years; immi-1852, NA
", Sofiah (wife) 52 Switz Switz-Switz; born Jan 1848; mar-19-yrs; 4-children-born / 3-living; immi-1853
", Charles H. (son) 15 WV Germany-Switz; born May 1885; attended school 4 months during the year
", John C. (son) 13 WV Germany-Switz; born Feb 1887; attended school 5 months during the year
", Lydia (dau) 11 WV Germany-Switz; born Jan 1889; attended school 4 months during the year
Lines 11-15; Enum-Dwelling #106; Enum-Family #108; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 87
1910 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:156; Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 12B
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Froehlich, Gottlieb (head) 68 Sw-G Switz.German-Switz.German; immi-1852 / Na; 2nd-mar; mar-29-yrs; Farmer; Emp
", Sophia (wife) 64 Sw-G Switz.German-Switz.German; immi 1850 / Na; 7-children-born / 3-living
", Lydia (dau) 21 WV Switz.German-Switz.German; single; none
Stewart, Leonard (servant) 9 WV Ohio-Ohio; Laborer; Home Farm; W.; attended school during the year
Lines 47-50; Enum-Dwelling #240; Enum-Family #247; Owns-farm, free-of-mortgage; Farm-Schedule# 101
1920 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:148; New Martinsville, Magnolia District Pg# Sheet 24A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Froelich, John C. (head) 33 WV Germany-Switz; married; Merchant, Furniture; W.
", Mollie E. (wife) 30 WV Switz-Switz; married; none
", Ruth R. (dau) 7 WV WV-WV
", Betty R. C. (dau) 2 WV WV-WV
", Sophia (mother) 74 Switz Switz-Switz; widow; immi-1857 / Na
817 Third Street; Lines 4-8; Enum-Dwelling #500; Enum-Family #526
1930 ST WV COUNTY: Wetzel ED ED:52-15; New Martinsville Pg# Sheet 9A
Name (Relationship) Age BP Parent's BPs; Occupation / Additional Information
Froelich, John (head) 43 WV Switz-Switz; married; 1st-marriage-at-age-24; Marchant, Furniture Store; O.
", Mollie (wife) 41 WV Switz-Switz; married; 1st-marriage-at-age-21; none
", Ruth (dau) 17 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Betty (dau) 12 WV WV-WV; attended school during the year
", Sophia (mother) 83 Switz Switz; widow
782 Third Street; Lines 44-48; Enum-Dwelling #181; Enum-Family #199; Owns-home, value $6,000.

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