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Katherine "Katie" Manz Adler
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Birth: Nov. 15, 1865
Saratov Oblast, Russian Federation
Death: Aug. 25, 1947
Pierce County
Washington, USA

Catharina Elisabeth Manz was born in Kolb, Russia. Following the death of her first husband, Herr Deisel, she married Johann Jacob Adler 6 Jan 1893 in Kolb. The family immigrated to the United States in 1908. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband Jacob in 1917; daughter Anna Elisabeth Ditter; step-daughter Catharina Elisabeth Horst; and sons George and Adam Adler.

Katherine was survived by her sons Conrad [Maude], Jacob, John [Elizabeth], and Fred [Susanna]; step-sons Henry [Mary] and Peter [Mary]; 20 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Katherine remarried the third time to George Ross of Portland, Oregon, where she then resided for over 20 years, but following his death in the 1940s, she returned to live out her life with her family in Tacoma.
Family History:
Pierce County Auditor, Marriage Return for Katie Adler, Tacoma, WA, License No. 32752, 15 Apr 1922.
George Ross, age 59
Residence: Portland, Oregon
Marital Status: Widower
Number of Marriages: 1
Birthplace: Russia
Occupation: laborer
Father: George Ross; b. Russia
Mother: Maria Koch, b. Russia
Mrs. Katie Adler, age 56
Residence: Tacoma, Washington
Marital Status: Widow
Number of Marriages: 2
Birthplace: Russia
Occupation: housekeeping
Father: Henry Manz; b. Russia
Mother: Maria Horst; b. Russia
Signature and Address of Witness to Marriage:
H. A. Schmidt, Jr., 2106 So. O St. and Lydia Schmidt, 2106 So. O St. [O Street changed to Cushman Avenue]
Signature of Performing Ceremony: Rev. H. A. Schmidt, 2106 So. O St.

1940 U. S. Census, George Ross, Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, ED 37-415, Sheet 6A.
Name: George Ross; Gender: Male; Age: 77; Marital Status: Married; Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Russia
Birth Year (Estimated): 1863
Last Place of Residence: Same House
George Ross, head, age 77, b. Russia
Katie, wife, age 74, b. Russia
Family links: 
  Jacob Adler (1854 - 1917)
  Elizabeth Adler Ditter (1894 - 1919)*
  Georg Adler (1896 - 1901)*
  Adam Adler (1898 - 1901)*
  Jacob R. Adler (1901 - 1990)*
  John Adler (1903 - 1984)*
  Fred Adler (1906 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Nov. 15, 1864 - Aug. 25, 1947
New Tacoma Cemetery
University Place
Pierce County
Washington, USA
Plot: 6-C-1, #12
Created by: Yeschke
Record added: Nov 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100706715
Katherine Katie <i>Manz</i> Adler
Added by: Yeschke
Katherine Katie <i>Manz</i> Adler
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Rest in Peace. A Christmas candle is a lovely thing; it makes no noise at all, but softly gives itself away. -by Eva Logue
- Yeschke
 Added: Dec. 9, 2015
Happy Birthday to a very "special" lady.
- Yeschke
 Added: Nov. 15, 2015
Like snowflakes, my memories gather and dance - each beautiful, unique, and too soon gone. ~Deborah Whipp
- Yeschke
 Added: Nov. 30, 2014
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