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                       St. Peter’s Metz Death Records [1899 – 1957]

          Earlier St. Peter death records are in the diaries of Rev. Christian Schwan.

The following records recorded by Rev. L. Schmidt of Moltke Township:


Mrs. Karoline Elisabeth HOFFMANN, 13 Feb 1899 "Wassersucht dropsy; 70 Years

Friedrich SCHULTZ, 21 Feb 1874, Schwindsucht, Consumption, Tuberculosis, 24 Years

Benno CHRISTOPHER, 16 Mar 1899, unknown reason, 1 Year

Johann HEIN, 15 Sep 1899, from old age"; 61years, 1st one buried in Metz Church cemetery

Mrs. Mathilde nee Shott PAULL, 31 Jul 1900, Schwindsucht, Consumption, Tuburculosis, 20 Years

Theodor LEGNER, 16 Apr 1901, Altersschwaeche [old age weakness], 82 Years

Henrietta Charlotte HINGST, 14 Nov 1901, Schlaganfall [stroke], 79 Years, widow of Martin Hingst

Herman Karl MIELKE, 20 Feb 1898, 23 Feb 1898, 2 Days

Charles Johann ULRICH [Ohlrich], 6 May 1898, 8 May 1898, Alter [old age], 78 Years

Karl SCHULTZ, 29 Jul 1898, Verkaeltung [cold], 20 Years

Margareta TARRACKS, 11 Jul 1898, 1 1/2 Years, Verkaltung [cold]

Martin BADE, 18 Aug 1898, 1 1/2 Yyears

Adela Adlina Hulda CHRISTOPHER, d. 4 Mar 1902; bur. 7 Mar 1902, 5 Months, born Sept 7 1901 - lobular pneumonia"

Friederika nee Matern SCHROEDER, 27 Aug 1897, 29 Aug 1897, widow of Wilhelm Schroeder

 

Rev. Ernest Thieme begins here:

Milton Bradley ZIMMERMANN, 26 Nov 1902; 27 Nov 1902, Bruch des Rueckgrates welchen wohl die geistes gestoerte Mutter verschuldet - Broke the spine which really disrupted the brain, mother responsible";"1 M 10 D, born 17 Oct 1902, Father; Zimmermann, Johann

Anna Wilhelmine nee Elowsky ZIMMERMANN, 30 Nov 1902, 1 Dec 1902, Kindbett -- Die Verstorbene zeight in den letzten Wochen Geistesgestortheit - Childbed -- The deceased showed in the last weeks brain disturbance, 25 Y 11 M 20 D, born 14 Dec 1876, surviving are Zimmermann, Johann & children

BRUENO, Jacob – farmer, 19 Jan 1903, 22 Jan 1903, Altersschwaeche ]old age weakness], 67 Y 1 M 13 D born 16 Feb 1860, surviving are Mrs. Otillie nee Wiedersheim & 3 daughters married, geb [born] 6 Dez 1835

KOWALEWSKY, Werner Julius, 27 Jul 1903, 28 Jul 1903, Blutvergiftung [blood poisoning], 43 Y 5 M 11 D, born 6 Dec 1835, Was a bachelor, brother - Albert Kowalewsky Sister Mrs. Auguste Sorgenfrei, geb 16 Feb 1860

KLAUSS, Friederike nee Herborn, 20 Mar 1904, 23 Mar 1904, Altersschwaeche [old age weakness], 88 Y 4 M 18 D, born 2 Nov 1815";"7 children, 48 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren. Buried in Rogers [beg. in Rogers]

FLEMMING, Florence Therese Bertha, 23 Jul 1904, 25 Jul 1904, Allgem. Schwaechlichkeit.  Kraempfe - Wohl zu frueh geboren.  [General weakness.  Convulsions.  Really born too early]

Premature - 8 D  born 15 Jul 1904; parents: Flemming, Karl & Auguste nee Hoffmann

DREWANZ, Bertha nee Schulz, 8 Jun 1904, 10 Jun 1904 Operation - gewaechte im Unterlass

[Operation - Refrained from waking], 43 Y 3 M 1 D  born 7 Mar 1861; surviving are husband Drewanz, Friedrich & 7 children: Richard, Marie, Pauline, Emma, Auguste, Emilie & Helene

BADE, Arthur Wilhelm, 15 Jan 1905, 17 Jan 1905; Magenkrampfe Zahne [Stomach cramps  Teeth]; 6 M 15 D,  born 30 Jun 1904; Parents:  Wilhelm Bade & Margarethe nee Hueftle

BADE, August Wilhelm, 29 Apr 1905, 4 May 1905, Cerebrospinal Meningitis Angeb. Blinddarmentzuedung Genickstarre! [Allegedly appendicitis Cerebral Meningitis!], 27 Y 3 M 16 D

born 13 Jan 1878; surviving are Parents; 3 brothers, 3 sisters.  The deceased was baptized.  His parents didn't have him confirmed. And only through the circumstances was I persuaded to bury him   [Die Verstorbene war getauft.  Seine Eltern leissen ihn nicht Konfirmierte.  Und nur durch Umstaende bewogen - habe ich ihn Be]

FLEMMING, Karl August Flemming, 4 May 1905, 6 May 1905 Allgemein Schwachlichkeit

[General weakness], 1 D (23 H) born 3 May 1905

<>PAPKE, B - child of Wilhelm Papke & Pauline nee Trapp, 13 Jul 1905, 15 Jul 1905 Todgeboren [Stillborn]

HOFFMANN, Karl Leopold Heinrich, 28 Jul 1905, 30 Jul 1905 Wurde vom Train No. 10 - in Metz erfasst und sofort getotet [Became dragged from Train No. 10 in Metz and immediately died, 76 Y 6 M 19 D  born 9 Jan 1829, surviving are sons Robert, Emil & Richard; daughter Lisette; 14 grandchildren; 1 great-grandchild

CHRISTOPHER, child of Konrad Christopher & Pauline nee Grossmann, 3 Oct 1905, 5 Oct 1905, Totgeboren [Stillborn]

SCHULTZ, Martha, 31 Jul 1906, 1 Aug 1906, Allgem. Schwachlichkeit (Nottaufe empfangen)

General weakness (Emergency baptism received), 8 Hours

HARDIES, child of the Paul Hardies & Amanda nee  Hoffmann, 27 Jun 1907, 29 Jun 1907, Totgeboren [Stillborn]

CHRISTOPHER, Pauline Wilhelmine Hulda nee Grossmann wife of Conrad, 19 Apr 1908, 23 Apr 1908, Died in Saginaw, Mich. Anaemia, 39 Y 9 M 16 D born 3 Jul 1868; surviving are husband Christopher, Conrad; 2 children: Dora & Adolph; Father: Johann Grossmann; Brother: John Grossmann; Sisters: Marie & Auguste

HARDIES, Emma wife of Eduard Hardies, 15 Oct 1908, 18 Oct 1908";"Sie war mit viele andere in einen Ry-Car - auf der Flucht vom dem schreckl. Feuer, der ganz Metz den Untergang bereitete.  Die Car ware unglueckte in Feuer und Emma Hardies mit 3 Kindern verbrennten. [She was with a lot of others in a Ry-Car - on the flight from the horrible fire, that caused the downfall of all Metz.  The car became unfortunate in the fire and Emma Hardies with her 3 children burned]; born 20 Oct 1871 Detroit, 37 Y 5 D; surviving are husband Eduard and children: Adolph, Eduard, Heinrich, Therese & Louise

HARDIES, Pauline Therese Auguste daughter of Eduard, 15 Oct 1908, 18 Oct 1908. She was with many others in a railway car - on the flight from the horrible fire that completely destroyed Metz.  The car was unfortunately on fire and Emma Hardies with 3 children burned; 8 Y 9 M

born 15 Jan 1900; surviving are Father: Hardies, Eduard Siblings: Adolph, Eduard, Heinrich, Luise.

HARDIES, Maria Bertha Helene, 15 Oct 1908, 18 Oct 1908, 3 Y 2 M 9 D  born 6 Aug 1905

HARDIES, Wilhelmine Marie Pauline, 15 Oct 1908, 18 Oct 1908, 10 M 8 D, born 7 Dec 1907

WAGNER, Robert Hermann son of Anton Wagner & Therese nee Todenhagen, 15 Oct 1908, 18 Oct 1908 Auf den Flucht vom Feuer ereilt - fiel er am Wege - wohl zunachst eine Rauch erstickt tot neider  [On the flight from fire hurrying-he fell on the path - really above all a smoke suffocate dead down], 18 Y 5 M 22 D  born 23 Apr 1890; surviving areFather: Anton Wagner, Stepmother: Ida Wagner,  Sisters: Ella & Frieda, Brother: Franz

SCHOTT, Augusta nee Fick wife of  August Schutt, 23 Nov 1908, 26 Nov 1908, blutarmut

[Anemia], 65 Y 3 M 6 D, born 17 Aug 1843; surviving are Spouse: August Schutt, sons: August & Eduard, daughters: Emilie Grambau, Bertha Kowalewski, Ida Tarrachs, Emma Schoepke

HURKETT, Raymond Karl, son of Oliver Hurkett and Auguste nee Papke, 24 Sep 1910, 27 Sep 1910, Brech Durchfall (cholera morbus) Vomit Diahhrea (cholera), 1 Y 11 M 15 D, surviving beside parents are 2 siblings

BRUENO, Ottilie Brueno nee Wietersheim, 11 Mar 1912, 14 Mar 1912, Altensschwaeche

[Old age weakness], 77 Y 8 M 12 D, surviving are 2 daughters, 1 brother, 1 sister, 10 grandchildren

PAPKE, Anna Nina nee Thomas, 4 Nov 1913, 11 Nov 1913, Unterleibsgeschwuer

[Abdomenal ulcer], 48 Y 8 M 11 D, surviving are spouse Carl Papke with 9 children

& married daughter Frau Oliver Hurkett  & 3 grandchildren, 1 sister, 1 brother

SCHOTT, Eduard, 20 Dec 1913, 23 Dec 1913, Auszehrung [Wasting away]; 28 Y; surviving are father August Schott, 2 sisters; Mrs. Julius Grambau & Mrs. Albert Kowalewski. Written in: lung disease maybe cancer or lukemia, starved to death.

SCHOTT, August, 18 Dec 1915, 22 Dec 1915, Altersschwaeche [Old age weakness], 76 Y 2 M 20 D, surviving are 4 married daughters

PETHKE, Bertha Anna, 8 May 1916, 12 May 1916, Altersschwaeche [Old age weakness; 95 Y 8 M 7 D, widow of Martin Pethke; surviving are 4 married daughters – Johanna nee Wetzel Legner, Emilie nee Wetzel Kunath, Armeade nee Wetzel Hoeft, Julia nee Wetzel Schulz; 1 stepdaughter, Henrietta nee Pethke Buchler; grandchildren, nieces, great-grandchildren

ZIMMERMANN, Helene, 23 May 1919, 25 May 1919, Auszehrung [Wasting awa]; 34 Y 3 M 15 D; surviving are father John Zimmermann & 8 siblings

KANNENBERG, Friedrich, 28 Nov 1918, 2 Dec 1918, herzleiden [heart suffering], 72 Y 1 M 22 D; widow Emilie nee Luedke Kannenberg & 1 brother

WALTER, Friedrich Karl, 2 Aug 1919, 5 Aug 1919, Auszehrung [Wasting away], 62Y 9 M 29 D; surviving are widow & 5 children

GRAMBAU, Ervin Otto Eduard, 8 Nov 1919, 10 Nov 1919, kraemphe [Convulsions], 4 Y 5 M 21 D; surviving are parents: Heinrich & Lena nee Ludwig Grambau, & 1 sister Minnie

JOPPICH, Violett Wilhelmina, 29 Feb 1920, 1 Mar 1920, kraemphe [Convulsions], 1 D 9 H; surviving are parents Adolf Joppich & Ida nee Schick, & 3 siblings

CHRISTOPHER, Adolph Christopher, 9 Oct 1921, 14 Oct 1921, blinddarmentzundung

[Appendicitis], 26 Y 2 M 9 D; surviving are father Christopher Conrad &  stepmother Emma nee Neinas, & 1 sister Florence Christopher

DREWANZ, Helen, 10 Dec 1921, 12 Dec 1921, Rheumatismus [Rheumatism]; 19 Y 7 M 4 D; surviving are father Friedrich Drewanz and sisters

ROEHRING, Friedrich, 13 Jan 1922, 16 Jan 1922, herzschlag [heart attack], 75 Y 6 M 23 D; survived by widow Hermine nee Molkentin & 3 sons: Heinrich, Wilhelm, August

OHLRICH, Louis F. Ohlrich, 19 Mar 1922, 23 Mar 1922, herzkrankheit [heart disease], 55 Y; survived by widow Louise nee Schaudt, and 9 children: Edna, Louise, Ida, Roland, Bertha, Evelyn, Martha, Pearl, Henry

KOWALEWSKY, Albert, 3 Feb 1923, 6 Feb 1923, herzschwaeche [weak heart], 65 Y 11 M 3 D; surviving are widow Bertha nee Schott; 2 sons Albrecht & Max, one sister Mrs. Auguste Sorgenfrei

HEIN, Lina nee Klitzke, 9 May 1923, 11 May 1923, altersschwaeche [old age weakness], 85 Y 2 M 26 D; surviving are 3 sons & 1 daughter from Herman Fleming; 1 son, from John Hein  2 stepchildren, 32 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren

BESSY, Therese nee Hein, 24 Aug 1923, 26 Aug 1923, blutvergiftung nach geburt eines kinders

[bloodpoisoning after birth of a child], 18 Y 8 M 4 D; surviving are parents Julius & Bertha nee Elowsky Hein; 5 brothers; spouse: William Bessy & little daughter Virgeline

BESSY, Virgeline Dora, daughter of Therese nee Hein & William Bessy, 11 Aug 1923, 5 Sep 1923, kraemphe [convulsions] 24 D; surviving is father William Bessy

SCHROEDER, Adolph, 14 Oct 1925, 18 Oct 1925, 56 Y 2 M 3 D

GRAMBAU, Herman Grambau, 21 Mar 1926, 68 Y 11 M 16 D

ROEHRING, Emilie, 14 Apr 1926, schlaganfall [stroke], 75 Y 8 M 6 D, surviving is a son

ZIMMERMANN, Marie, 9 Nov 1926, 26 Jul 1927, Im Schneesturm erfroren [froze in the snowstorm], 35 Y 21 D; surviving are father, 4 sisters & 3 brothers

HOFFMANN, Ida Hoffmann, 23 Jul 1927, 26 Jul 1927, Schlaganfall [stroke], 61 Y 10 M 16 D, surviving are mother, spouse, brother, sister, 7 children, 17 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren

ZIMMERMANN, Martha Zimmermann, 22 Jun 1928, 25 Jul 1928, Committed suicide while insane, 41 Y 7 M 16 D, surviving are father, 3 sisters, 3 brothers

GRAMBAU, Lena nee Ludwig Grambau, 9 Nov 1928, 11 Nov 1928, Schlaganfall [stroke], 38 Y 2 M 8 D, survivors are husband Henry Grambau, 4 children – Minnie, Mable, Norman, Harold; parents Fred and Charlotte nee Weide Ludwig; 4 brothers & 2 sisters

HOFFMAN, Richard, 25 Aug 1930, 27 Aug 1930, stroke, 64 Y 11 M 6 D; survivors are Robert Hoffman, Emil Hoffman, brothers; Mrs. August Hein

KANNENBERG, Amalia Kannenberg, 22 Jul 1932, 25 Jul 1932, stroke, 82 Y; survivors are Karl Luedke, brother & Hannah Larke, sister

LEGNER, Albert, 31 Aug 1932, 2 Sep 1932, acute bronchitis, 74 Y 7 M 12 D; survivors are wife Johanna nee Wetzel Legner; Otto, Edward, Alfred, Theodore Legner, sons; Mrs. Emilie Niemer, Mrs. Alma Zeglewsky, Mrs. Emil Elowsky, Mrs. Henry Knopf – daughters; 9 grandchildren,

1 great-grandchild William Parrot, Jr

ZIMMERMAN, John George, 15 Jul 1934, 17 Jul 1934, infirmities of old age, 76 Y 5 M 6 D; survivors; brother John; sons - Henry, Adolph, Fred - daughters, Elizabeth Mitchel, Augusta Keehl, Lavina Keehl

PRUEGEL, Herman Louis, 27 Dec 1934, 30 Dec 1934, dropsy, 78 Y 3 M; survivors – 2nd wife Bertha nee Hingst Wetzel Pruegel; stepson Eduard Wetzel; step daughter Adeline nee Wetzel Schultz [Mrs. William Schultz]; buried Rogers Cemetery

BOYKE, Neil, 8 Apr 1937, 10 Apr 1937, stillborn, suviving are Otto Boyke & family

LUEDKE, Karl, 1 Feb 1938, 3 Feb 1938, old age, 81 Y 6 M 10 D; survivors are his wife, Augusta nee Spasse Luedke, Mrs. Ed Schultz, Aug. Luedke; buried in Rogers Cemetery

DRAMBURG, Julius, 11 Mar 1938, 14 Mar 1938, failing heart, old age, 80 Y 2 M 5 D, survivors are Therasa nee Hardies Dramburg, the widow; & the following children: Alma, Bertha, Louise, Dora, Karl

HOFFMAN, Emil, 10 Jul 1938, 13 Jul 1938, bad heart, dropsy, old age, 80 Y 3 M 7 D; survived by six children & 21 grandchildren

SCHULTZ, Mrs. Wm. Schultz [Adelheide nee Wetzel Schultz], 2 Dec 1939, 5 Dec 1939, high blood pressure, 56 Y 1 M 7 D; survivors are husband William Schultz, daughter Beatrice Bremser; buried Rogers Cemetery

ELOWSKY, Willard Albert, 14 Dec 1939, 17 Dec 1939, peritonitis, 9 Y 5 M 20 D; survived by his parents Albert & Florence Elowsky, brothers Marvin & Gordon & sister Carol

LUEBKE, Merlin Elroy, 4 Feb 1940, 6 Feb 1940, internal injuries through delivery, 3 1/2 D; survivors are parents Mr & Mrs. Herman Luebke and sister: Janette

HARDIES, Edward, 1 May 1940, 4 May 1940, dropsy, 75 Y 4 M 12 D; survivors are 4 children, 1 sister, 4 brothers

LEGNER, Johanna nee Wetzel, widow of Albert Legner, 22 Feb 1943, 25 Feb 1943, old age, 84 Y 9 M 3 D; survivors are 4 sons and 4 daughters

WIRGAU, Randolph Reinhardt, born 1-6-1930, died 19 Nov 1943, buried 23 Nov 1943, accidental discharge of gun, 13 Y 10 M 13 D; survivors are parents: Mr & Mrs Herb Wirgau; 6 brothers 2 sisters

LUEDKE, Augusta nee Spasse, born 14 Apr 1855, died 29 Jul 1944, funeral and burial 31 Jul 1944, old age, 89 Y 3 M 15 D; survivors are son August & daughter Lina; buried Rogers Cemetery

DRAMBURG, Therese nee Hardies, born 12 Sep 1868, died 19 April 1946, funeral and burial 22 April 1946, 77 Y 7 M 7 D; survivors are 1 son, 4 daughters, 11 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, 3 brothers

KOWALEWSKY, Bertha nee Schott, born 4 Dec 1876, died 21 Feb 1948, funeral and burial 24 Feb 1948, coronary occlusion, 71 Y 2 M 17 D; survivors are 2 sons: Albrecht & Max, 11 grandchildren, 1 great-grandchild, 2 sisters: Mrs. Emelie Hahn & Mrs. Ida Tarrachs

ELOWSKY, Pauline nee Drewanz, 20 May 1951, 23 May 1951, cerebral hemorrhage, 61 Y 7 M 10 D; survivors are husband William; 3 sons: Albert, Edward, Theodore & 6 grandchildren

KOWALEWSKY, Albrecht, born 30 Dec 1894, died 16 Feb 1953, funeral & burial 19 Feb 1953 by Rev. L. Schmidt, ailing heart, 58 Y 1 M 17 D; survivors are widow: Therese nee Hardies; 4 sons: Harry, Warren, Malcolm, & Dean & 1 daughter Irene Schepke

HEIN, Bertha nee Elowsky, born 16 Sep 1880, died 2 Jan 1954, funeral and burial 4 Jan 1954, heart, 73 Y 3 M 17 D; survivors are husband: Julius, 8 sons, 24 grandchildren

OHLRICH, Louise nee Schaudt, born Nov 10, 1873, died 27 Feb 1955, funeral and burial 2 Mar 1955, stroke, 81 Y 3 M 17 D; survivors are 6 daughters, 2 sons

LEGNER, Otto Alfred, 16 Oct 1955, 19 Oct 1955, 66 Y 5 M 25 D; survivors are 4 sisters 3 brothers

CHRISTOPHER, Konrad, born May 31 1864, died 22 Feb 1956, funeral and burial 25 Feb 1956, old age, 91 Y 5 M 21 D; surviving is step-daughter Mrs. Herbert Wirgau

ELOWSKY, William, 14 May 1957, 17 May 1957, heart attack, 78 Y 6 M; survivors are 3 sons - Albert, Theodore, Edward & 7 grandchildren

 

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