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William Grothaus
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1824
Death: Dec. 8, 1885

WILLIAM GROTHAUS
(Died December 8, 1885)

Mr. Wm. Grothaus, a respected citizen of New Bremen, died on Tuesday evening after a many year long illness with asthma along with recent liver problems, at the age of 61. Mr. Grothaus was held in high esteem by his fellow citizens as evidenced by his various terms as Mayor of New Bremen and other public offices. He was a prominent member of the local Odd-Fellows Lodge and was buried under their auspices. He is survived by his widow and 8 (mostly adult) children. The burial will take place on Friday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock from the residence to Lock 3 (Willow Grove) Cemetery.

Source: Stern des Westlichen Ohio
Thursday, December 10, 1885
(Translated by Darla A. Lee)


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Marie Elizabeth Lanfersieck Grothaus (1840 - 1914)
  Dina Carolina Bruning Grothaus (1828 - 1850)*
 
 Children:
  Emma Caroline Grothaus Schroeder (1857 - 1944)*
  J. Henry Grothaus (1859 - 1924)*
  Elisa Grothaus Fahrenhorst (1861 - 1908)*
  Adeline Wilhelmina Grothaus Meckstroth (1864 - 1948)*
  William E Grothaus (1866 - 1941)*
  Edmund Grothaus (1868 - 1942)*
  Amanda Marie Grothaus (1871 - 1872)*
  Augusta Grothaus Conradi (1873 - 1928)*
  Ophelia Charlotte Emelie Grothaus (1876 - 1877)*
  Lillian Grothaus (1878 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Willow Grove Cemetery
New Bremen
Auglaize County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: LKlaer
Record added: Jun 14, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11173105
William Grothaus
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William Grothaus
Added by: Lucille Francis
 
William Grothaus
Added by: Lucille Francis
 
 
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- John P. Birosak
 Added: Apr. 10, 2012
 
 
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