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Rev Frederick Ement Baltau
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Birth: Feb. 28, 1885
Eckhart Mines
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1962
North Warren
Warren County
Pennsylvania, USA

Missionary to China.

Son of Ernest Baltau and Isabella (Robertson) Kreitzburg Baltau.

Married 1) Margaret Morgan. Together they were the parents of Frederick Ement Baltau Jr. and William Morgan Baltau. Margaret died of tuberculosis.

Married 2) Loretta Dora Lash on Feb. 28, 1931 at 6 Hsiu Wei Lu, Ho Pei, Tientsin, China.
Together they were the parents of Edward Ement Baltau, Ralph Ray Baltau, Edna Isobel (Baltau) Johnson, Arthur J. Baltau, and Shirley Baltau.

During World War II, he, his wife and four youngest children were taken into custody by the Japanese and interned at Weihsien Civilian Assembly Center in Weihsien (now Weifang), Shantung Province.

Died in Warren State Hospital.

Family links: 
  Ernest Baltau (1845 - 1887)
  Isabella Robertson Kreitzburg (1844 - 1924)
  Margaret Morgan Baltau (1884 - 1929)
  Loretta Dora Lash Baltau (1899 - 1980)
  William Morgan Baltau (1910 - 1989)*
  Edward Ement Baltau (1932 - 1933)*
  Annie Catherine Kreitzburg Weisenborne (1863 - 1942)**
  Rosanna Kreitzburg Wehling (1865 - 1938)**
  William Henry Kreitzburg (1868 - 1948)**
  Elizabeth Jane Kreitzburg Nelson (1872 - 1943)**
  Frederick Ement Baltau (1885 - 1962)
  Mary Baltau (1887 - 1897)*
*Calculated relationship
Information from U.S. Passport Applications 1919; US Consular Reports of Marriages 1931; World War II Prisoners of War, 1941-1946; US Census for Pennsylvania 1900, 1910.

Finleyville Cemetery
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: B/L156
Maintained by: Rebecca Ewing Peterson
Originally Created by: Ancestor Searcher
Record added: Mar 15, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106737123
Rev Frederick Ement Baltau
Added by: Rebecca Ewing Peterson
Rev Frederick Ement Baltau
Added by: Ancestor Searcher
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- His name in Chinese, from his passport.
 Added: Sep. 23, 2013

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