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Ernst Moritz Weiss
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1847
Chemnitz, Germany
Death: May 20, 1908
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA

Born in Leukersdorf, Sachsen, Germany, Ernst Moritz was the son of Johann Daniel Wilhelm Weiss and Amalie Caroline Aurich.

He was baptized on 10 January 1847 at the local Kirchgemeinde in Leukersdorf.

A veteran soldier of the Franco-Prussian War, Ernst served with the 3rd Company of the Royal Saxon, 5th Infantry Regiment no. 184.

He emigrated in 1891 and settled in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

A master weaver by trade, he was employed by the Wayne Knitting Mills.


 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Paulina Sontag Weiss (1849 - 1910)
 
 Children:
  Ida Weiss Vieweger (1874 - 1937)*
  E. Otto Weiss (1876 - 1907)*
  Bertha Weiss Sours (1881 - 1955)*
  Anna Marie Weiss Oelschlaeger (1883 - 1965)*
  Emma Pauline Weiss Albrecht (1887 - 1928)*
  Minnie Lawrence (1888 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lindenwood Cemetery
Fort Wayne
Allen County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Berks-Dauphin Roots
Record added: Apr 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 51642505
Ernst Moritz Weiss
Added by: Stephen & Andrea Brangan
 
 
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