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John Franklin Kantz
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1852
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 27, 1914
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

JOHN FRANKLIN KANTZ

John Kantz died at 5:25 o'clock last evening at the home of his son, Louis Kantz, 2500 Ferry Street. His death being caused by a complication of disease. He was born on August 19, 1852, and was a son of Lucas & Dorothea Kantz. His entire life was spent in Lafayette. He was a man of excellent character and was a good citizen. He was honest and industrious and was a devoted husband and father. He is survived by a widow and the following children; Frank Kantz and Mrs. Robert Morris of Ontario, Canada; William W.
Kantz of Lima O; Mrs. A.J. Schofield of Santa Maria, CA; Mrs Cliford Chapman of Indianapolis; Esther, Louis, Harvey, Oliver and Omega Kantz of this city. He is also survived by his father, three sisters and six brothers. The funeral will be conducted from the residence some time tomorrow and the interment will be made in Springvale cemetery.
His marriage to Catharine Hill in Carroll County, Indiana was on August 22, 1873. Eleven children were born to this couple.  
 
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 Parents:
  Lucas Kantz (1826 - 1916)
  Dorothea Margaret Weil Kantz (1834 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Catherine N. Hill Kantz (1852 - 1922)*
 
 Children:
  George Franklin Kantz (1874 - 1933)*
  Dora Hannah Kantz Morris (1876 - 1960)*
  Emma Alice Kantz Schofield (1878 - 1931)*
  Lewis Clarance Kantz (1881 - 1959)*
  Carrie Kantz (1883 - 1899)*
  Harvey Hayward Kantz (1886 - 1947)*
  Oliver Morton Kantz (1887 - 1959)*
  Esther Ann Kantz Frank (1889 - 1942)*
  Omega Kantz (1892 - 1953)*
  Elsie Pearl Kantz Chapman (1895 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Franklin Kantz (1852 - 1914)
  Joseph Tillman Kantz (1854 - 1929)*
  Andrew Philip Kantz (1856 - 1939)*
  Amelia Margaret Kantz MacDonald (1858 - 1932)*
  Lucas Henry Kantz (1860 - 1864)*
  Mary Dorothea Margaret Kantz Rawles (1862 - 1888)*
  Charles William Kantz (1864 - 1928)*
  Adam Fredrick Kantz (1867 - 1910)*
  George Lucas Kantz (1869 - 1935)*
  Frank Conrad Kantz (1871 - 1935)*
  Theresa Wilhelmina Kantz Buskirk (1873 - 1949)*
  William Wesley Kantz (1876 - 1940)*
  Mabel Loretta Kantz (1880 - 1920)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Spring Vale Cemetery
Lafayette
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section 36, lot 38
 
Created by: L. A. (Terry)
Record added: May 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7515442
John Franklin Kantz
Added by: L. A. (Terry)
 
John Franklin Kantz
Added by: L. A. (Terry)
 
John Franklin Kantz
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- L. A. (Terry)
 Added: Oct. 12, 2014
 
 
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