Jun. 3, 1904 Butler Center Butler County Iowa, USA
Jeremiah was a son of Herman Henry Margretz and Sarah M. (Stumpff) Margretz. He married Mary Elizabeth Dunson in Allison, Butler Co, IA, December 5, 1869. Mary was born in Shelby County, Ohio September 11, 1850. Mary died March 11, 1903 in Butler County, Iowa, at 52 years of age. Her body was interred in Butler County, Iowa, at Hitesville Cemetery.
Jeremiah S. Margretz and Mary Elizabeth Dunson had the following family: · i. Herman E. Margretz was born in Iowa September 16, 1870. Herman died June 20, 1890 in Iowa, at 19 years of age. His body was interred in Butler County, Iowa, at Hitesville Cemetery. · ii. Guy C. Margretz was born April 1872. · iii. Ella E. Margretz was born in Butler County, Iowa May 1878. · iv. Lottie Margretz was born in Hitesville, Butler County, Iowa 1878. Lottie died December 24, 1944 in Billings, Yellowstone County, Montana, at 66 years of age.