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Veit Wildenstein
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1849
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death: Dec. 14, 1908
Pleasant Mount
Wayne County
Pennsylvania, USA

Original interment was in Riverdale Cemetery, which has been merged into Glen Dyberry.


Veit Wildenstein, a well-known resident of Mount Pleasant township, died at his home on Monday, Dec. 14, 1908, aged 59 years, 9 months and 10 days. He was born in Fischbach, upper Bavaria, Feburary 28, 1849, his parents, Bartholomew Wildenstein and wife coming from that place to America two and a half years later. For a time the family resided at Seelyville, but later moved to Mount Pleasant township, which became their permanent home. Mr. Wildenstein, the subject of this notice, was the oldest of eight children, only four of whom are now living. He was married February 19, 1878 to Margaret Hauenstein, who with the following children survives him: Mrs. W.H. Sherwood, of Honesdale; Henry Wildenstein, of Creamton, and Anna at home. One son, Martin, died about a year ago. He is also survived by the
following brothers and sisters: George and Frank Wildenstein, of Mount Pleasant; Mrs. George Erk, of Seelyville, and Mrs. Wm. Rosemer, of Aldenville.

Mr. Wildenstein was a member of the German Lutheran church, and a devoted Christian husband and parent. No father was more fond of his home and family, no man a kinder friend and neighbor. The funeral services, which were conducted by Rev. W. F. Hopp, at the German Lutheran church, on Wednesday, Dec. 16th, were largely attended by relatives and friends. Interment made in the German Lutheran cemetery.

The Citizen [Honesdale], 18 Dec 1908, first Ed, Page 3 
Family links: 
  Bartholomew Wildenstein (1824 - 1890)
  Margaret Hugel Wildenstein (1825 - 1902)
  Margaret Hauenstein Wildenstein (1858 - 1917)*
  Elizabeth Wildenstein Sherwood (1878 - 1961)*
  Henry George Wildenstein (1880 - 1937)*
  William Martin Wildenstein (1881 - 1907)*
  Veit Wildenstein (1849 - 1908)
  Mary Wildenstein (1854 - 1903)*
*Calculated relationship
Riverdale Cemetery
Pleasant Mount
Wayne County
Pennsylvania, USA
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Record added: Nov 15, 2012
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Veit Wildenstein
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