|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1876|
|Death: ||Aug. 7, 1952|
Sarah Fix Harrigfeld died at the age of 76 in Caldwell, Idaho on 7 August 1952. She was born in Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska on 1 Jan 1876,
Since 1948 she has made her home at the Odd Fellows home in Caldwell. Sarah was a member and past noble grand of the Cloverleaf Rebekah Lodge No. 82. She was preceded in death by her husband and is survived by the following nieces and nephews, the Chris Harrigfeld family, Lena (Homer) Goebel (her adopted daughter), Martha (Gust) Steinmann and Henny (John) Warnke.
The United States 1880 Census reveals that Sarah Fix Harrigfeld's family was living in Center, Madison, Nebraska. Her father, Joseph Fix was born in Germany in 1831. He was 49 years-of-age, a farmer, married and had seven living children. Her mother, Gaske (Baumgarten) Fix was born in Germany in 1845 and is 35 years-old and keeping house.
Children are (Child) Frank Fix M 11 (Child) Wm. Fix M 9 (Child) Elizebeth Fix F 8 (Child) John Fix M 6 (Child) Sarah Fix F 4 (Child) Joseph Fix M 2 (Child) Benjamine Fix M 1
At sixteen, Sarah married Geo Harrigfeld on the 21 Aug 1892 in Madison County, Nebraska. Geo, 30, was born in 1862 in Germany, the son of Andres Harrigfeld and Henrietta Fritz.
Geo. Harrigfeld, 49, a residence of Ashton, Idaho, arrived on 28 Mar 1912 in New York, according to Ellis Island records. He had been visiting family in Uslar, Germany. Geo was accompanied by Lena Corcilius, his sister's granddaughter. They departed from Bremen, Germany on the German liner, Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse. Later, Geo and Sarah adopted Lena.
Date of Burial: August 11, 1952.
Source: North Fremont County Cemetery Maintenance District Records submitted by Elinda K. Mitchell.
Georg Dietrich Heinrich Harrigfeld (1862 - 1945)*
Lena Elsie Joanne Corcilius Harrigfeld Goebel (1893 - 1967)*
Harrigfeld. Sarah F. 1876 - 1952.
Note: Place of Birth - Norfolk, Madison, Nebraska. Married Georg Dietrich Heinrich Harrigfeld in August 1892.
Plot: Block 5. Lot No. 6. Burial No. 4
Maintained by: Ryan D. Curtis
Originally Created by: John Warnke
Record added: May 19, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8798291
Harrigfeld Rites Set Monday. ASHTON, Aug. 11. - Funeral services for Mrs. Sarah Harrigfeld, 75, will be held in the Methodist community church in Ashton Monday at 2 p.m. *Mrs. Harrigfeld was born at Norfork, Neb., Jan. 1, 1876. In 1890, she was married...(Read more)|
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