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Lela Katherine "Kate" Demuth Firmwalt
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Birth: Nov., 1860
Thurmont
Frederick County
Maryland, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1914
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA

Lela Katherine "Kate" Demuth was born in November of 1860, in Thurmont, Frederick County, Maryland, daughter of Josiah and Mary Ann Freeze Demuth. She migrated with her parents and siblings to Ohio, ultimately settling in Toledo. On December 18, 1883, in Montgomery County, Ohio, she married John W. Firmwalt, a native of Franklin County, Pennsylvania. She was the mother of 6 children, several of which died before adulthood. The children were: Charles Grason, Joseph, unnamed daughter, Irvin Winton, Ruth May and Clifford Firmwalt. Kate passed away December 23, 1914, in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, and was buried on the 26th in Woodlawn Cemetery there.


Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958:

Name: John W. Firmwalt
Spouse's Name: Katie Damuth
Event Date: 18 Dec 1883
Event Place: Montgomery Co, Ohio
Race: White
Spouse's Race: White
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M86965-8
System Origin: Ohio-VR
GS Film number: 1030840
Reference ID: 2:3L7QZ03


From the Ohio Death Certificate of Lela Katherine Damuth Firmwalt:

County of death:Lucas
City of death:Toledo
Residence:1420 Bell Avenue
Full name:Katherine Firmwalt
Sex:Female
Color:White
Date of birth:Unknown
Birthplace:Maryland
Age:About 53
Marital status:Married
Occupation:Housewife
Name of father:Josiah Demuth
Birthplace:Maryland
Mother's maiden:Mary Freese
Birthplace:Maryland
Informant:John W. Fernwalt
Address:1420 Bell Avenue
Date of death:December 23, 1914
Cause of death:Apoplexy
Contributory:Arteriosclerosis
Physician:R. P. Damillo?
Place of burial:Woodlawn
Date of burial:December 26, 1914
Undertaker:Wm. Couldwell, Toledo
 
 
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 Parents:
  Josiah Demuth (1834 - 1916)
  Mary Ann Freeze Demuth (1839 - 1919)
 
 Spouse:
  John William Firmwalt (1854 - 1929)
 
 Siblings:
  Lela Katherine Demuth Firmwalt (1860 - 1914)
  Charles Grayson Demuth (1864 - 1940)*
  William H. Demuth (1866 - 1953)*
  Rosa Key Demuth Skillman (1871 - 1934)*
  Harvey Winton Demuth (1873 - 1929)*
  Bertha May Demuth Exman (1879 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Toledo
Lucas County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Gregg Freese
Record added: Jul 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93434239
Lela Katherine Kate <i>Demuth</i> Firmwalt
Added by: Gregg Freese
 
Lela Katherine Kate <i>Demuth</i> Firmwalt
Added by: Gregg Freese
 
Lela Katherine Kate <i>Demuth</i> Firmwalt
Added by: Gregg Freese
 
 
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