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Maria "Mary" Plenge Schoppenhorst
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Birth: 1814, Germany
Death: Aug. 12, 1902

Mary Plenge married William Schoppenhorst 06 Dec 1853 in Louisville, Jefferson, KY. The couple lived in Louisville, KY, and Mrs. Schoppenhorst survived her husband by 14 years (Louisville Ward 11, Jefferson, KY, census records 1860-1880). A daughter, Marie Fredericka Schoppenhorst, was born 09 Nov 1855 and christened 27 Jan 1856. She was not present in the household in 1860. According to her obituary, Mrs. Schoppenhorst's maiden name was Plenge. She was buried in Eastern Cemetery 14 August 1902.

sources: FamilySearch, St. John's Evangelical Church, Louisville
Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953

Mrs. Schoppenhorst's obituary appeared in the Louisville Times, 13 August 1902:
SCHOPPENHORST—Entered into rest Tuesday, August 12, at 3:30 a.m. Mrs. Mary Schopenhorst, widow of the late Wm Schoppenhorst, in her 89th year. Funeral from the residence of her brother, Wm Plenge, Cane Run road, Thursday, August 14, at 1 p.m. and from Salem's Reformed church, Prentice, between Seventeenth and Eighteenth, at 2 p.m. Friends invited.

Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953
about Schoppenhorst Name: Schoppenhorst
Death Date: 12 Aug 1902 [buried Eastern]
Death Location: Jefferson
Age: 88
Gender: Female
Ethnicity: White
Birth Date: [1814]
Birth Location: Germany
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  William Schoppenhorst (1819 - 1888)
Eastern Cemetery
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section B, Row 8, Lot 42, lot of William Plenge (courtesy of Bobby Hunt)
Created by: Jane Denny
Record added: Feb 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85026217
Maria Mary <i>Plenge</i> Schoppenhorst
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 Added: Feb. 15, 2012

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