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Johann "John" Friedrich William Batzka
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1845, Germany
Death: Dec. 22, 1927
San Pierre
Starke County
Indiana, USA



My maternal great-great grandfather
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John F. W. Batzka married Amelia in 1868. They had eight children together. They emigrated from Germany to America in 1880 and settled in Chicago. Two of the children died in Chicago, Illinois, one of a sickness and one of drowning. Around the year 1885, the rest of the family moved to Starke County, Indiana, and acquired some farmland and settled down...


Source: A Short History of the Robert Batzka Family in Indiana, by Bob Douglas

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Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934

Name: Johann Batzke
Departure Date: 22 Sep 1880
Destination: New York
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
Age Year: 37
Gender: Male
Residence: Schwetz, PreuBen (Germany)
Occupation: Landmann

Ship Name: Stork
Captain: Wilkins
Ship Type: Dampfschiff
Accommodation: ohne Angabe
Ship Flag: England
Port of Departure: Hamburg
Port of Arrival: London (Amerika (USA) via London)

Volume: 373-7 1, VIII B Band 040
Page: 1116
Microfilm Roll Number: S_13134
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1900 United States Federal Census

Name: John F Batzka
Age: 55
Birth Date: Oct 1844
Birthplace: Germany
Home in 1900: Railroad, Starke, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1880
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Mollie (Amelia) Batzka
Marriage Year: 1868
Years Married: 32
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Occupation: Landlord
Household Members:

John F Batzka 55
Mollie (Amelia) Batzka 53
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1910 United States Federal Census

Name: John Batzke (Batzka)
Age in 1910: 65
Birth Year: 1845
Birthplace: Germany
Home in 1910: Railroad, Starke, Indiana
Race: White
Gender: Male
Immigration Year: 1880
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Mylia Batzke (Amelia Batzka)
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Occupation: Retired (farmer??)
Household Members:

John Batzke (Batzka) 65
Mylia Batzke (Amelia Batzka) 63
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U.S. Naturalization Record Indexes, 1791-1992 (Indexed in World Archives Project)

Name: John Batzke
Birth Date: 15 Oct 1844
Birth Place: Germany
Age at Event: 69
Court District: Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, Iowa
Date of Action: 14 Jan 1914

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Amalie Frederichsdorf Batzka (1847 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Frederick William Batzka (1870 - 1955)*
  Albert Batzka (1872 - 1881)*
  Robert Batzka (1874 - 1948)*
  Elizabeth Batzka Baske (1876 - 1976)*
  Theresa M. Batzka Reynolds (1877 - 1961)*
  Martha Batzka Waddell (1884 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
FATHER
JOHN F. BATZKA
1845 - 1927

 
Burial:
San Pierre Public Cemetery
San Pierre
Starke County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Sherri C.
Record added: Jul 15, 2010
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Johann John Friedrich William Batzka
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