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Elizabeth "Lib" Gast Wachter
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Birth: Apr. 25, 1861
Allamakee County
Iowa, USA
Death: Dec. 12, 1955
Waukon
Allamakee County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of John and Catherine (Heimbach) Gast, wife of Joseph Fredrick Wachter and mother of 8 children.
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On the 14th of October, 1885, Mr. Wachter was united in marriage to Miss Elizabeth Gast, who was born in Paint Creek township, April 25, 1861. They have become the parents of eight children: Emma, born September 22, 1886, a ladies' tailor at Nora Springs, Iowa; Lurena, born September 1, 1888, the wife of Nels Attall, a farmer, residing in Mead county, South Dakota; Hattie, born November 3, 1891, the wife of Albert Hancock, a farmer living in Montana; Lydia, born January 5, 1893, teaching in the district schools of this county; Florence, born December 14, 1895, who attends the Sisters' School; Walter and Gertrude, twins, born December 13, 1901; and Joseph, born February 5, 1906. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Gast (1839 - 1923)
  Kathern Heimbach Gast (1839 - 1911)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Fredrick Wachter (1854 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  Walter R. Wachter (1901 - 1952)*
  Joseph Ira Wachter (1906 - 1949)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elizabeth Gast Wachter (1861 - 1955)
  Baby Gast (1863 - 1863)*
  Albert Henry Gast (1863 - 1945)*
  Mary Ellen Gast Erbe (1865 - 1948)*
  Adolph Gast (1867 - 1919)*
  Lydia Gast Adams (1870 - 1956)*
  John F. Gast (1872 - 1949)*
  Matilda Emma Gast Gast (1874 - 1948)*
  Walter William Gast (1876 - 1951)*
  Samuel Ira Gast (1878 - 1878)*
  Ira Samuel Gast (1878 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cherry Mound Cemetery
Harpers Ferry
Allamakee County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: K. Pike
Record added: Nov 08, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12288776
Elizabeth Lib <i>Gast</i> Wachter
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Elizabeth Lib <i>Gast</i> Wachter
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Elizabeth Lib <i>Gast</i> Wachter
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