|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1855|
|Death: ||Mar. 28, 1945|
Oldest child of Tilghman Franklin & Elizabeth (Fretz) Reis.
Married Sept. 25, 1875 to William F. Peter.
Mother of four children: Mathias, Wilson, Charles & Lulu.
Mrs. Caroline Peters, 90, died at 8:30 Wednesday night at the McKinsey nursing home in Frankfort where she had been a patient for nearly two months.
She was born in Tippecanoe county, Feb. 28, 1855, and was married in March, 1876, to William F. Peters, who died April 28, 1913. Survivors are three sons, Mathias of Mulberry, Wilson od near Pettit and Charles of near Mulberry; one daughter, Mrs. Lulu Roth of Plainfield; thirteen grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; and four brothers, Charles Reis of Liberty, Neb., Will Reis of Hastings, Neb., and Addison and Francis Reis of Papillion, Neb.; Mrs. Josiah Rothenberger and Mrs. Rile Doty, both deceased, were sisters of Mrs. Peters.
She was a member of the Reformed church. Funeral services will be conducted by the Rev. M. J. Sprunger at the Kleinsmith funeral home at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon.
(From a newspaper clipping in the Francis Reis family scrapbook.)
Note: Granddaughter Leota (Peter) Snyder has the spelling of the last name Peter, not Peters. Thanks goes to her for all the added information on the Tilghman & Elizabeth Reis Families!
Tilghman Reis (1829 - 1918)
Elizabeth Fretz Reis (1834 - 1917)
William F. Peter (1848 - 1913)
Mathias Peter (1876 - 1974)*
Lula Fay Peter Roth (1882 - 1966)*
Anna Caroline Reis Peter (1855 - 1945)
Eloisa Elovenia Reis Rothenberger (1856 - 1943)*
Sophia Reis Doty (1857 - 1933)*
Charles Henry Reis (1858 - 1949)*
Daniel Enos Reis (1859 - 1863)*
John Franklin Reis (1859 - 1922)*
Joseph A. Reis (1863 - 1900)*
William Mortan Reis (1865 - 1954)*
Addison Orlando Reis (1867 - 1961)*
Francis Tilghman Reis (1870 - 1956)*
Perry Milton Reis (1873 - 1877)*
Harrietta Isabella Reis (1876 - 1877)*
Created by: Luella Hinrichsen
Record added: Jun 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 91855028