Jul. 19, 1898 Lafayette Tippecanoe County Indiana, USA
Maria was born in Messenfeld, Bavaria, Germany. She married Phillip Preiss on 11 Apr 1853 in New York City and had the following children: Mary (Myer), Catherine (Miller and Noth), Henry, John, and Matilda. Phillip died on 21 Aug 1864 in Lafayette, Indiana. Maria next married Henry Winter on 31 Aug 1866 in Lafayette, Indiana, and they had one child - Henry.