|Birth: ||Jan. 15, 1845|
|Death: ||Jun. 30, 1931|
Michael Alfultis, son of Franz Anton Altfuldisch and Anna Elizabeth Kleinheinz Altfuldisch, was a member of Co E, 91st Indiana Infantry. He was the last surviving Civil War veteran of Anderson Township, and died at his home after an extended illness.
His obiutary states that he was survived by seven children: John (Nettie) Alfultis of Evansville, Henry (Mattie) Alfultis of Missouri, Frank (Martha) Alfultis of Yankeetown (Warrick County, IN), Frona, Mrs. Ella (William) Held, Mrs. Barbara Ann (Elmer) Roberts and Mrs. Fannie (Audrey) Arnold.
YANKEETOWN HAPPENINGS SOURCE: Died - Mr. Michael Alfultis of Yankeetown, Ind., following a stroke Monday, June 29, 1931. Funeral was at St. Ruperts Church July 1 in Red Brush. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was 86 years old. He leaves 7 children, all grown: John Alfultis, Mrs. Anna Roberts, Mrs. Ella held, Henry Alfultis, Miss Frona Alfultis, Mrs. Fanny Arnold and Frank Alfultis. The pal bearers were his sons and son-in-laws: John Alfultis, Frank Alfultis, Henry Alfultis, Elmer Roberts, Aud Arnold and Will Held.
3 of his children: Martin, Mary, and Ferdinand all passed away in 1873 (cause unknown to us).
Married to Louisa Wangler until her death in 1890.
Married Talitha "Tillie" Hurt (Green & Perry) Alfultis Feb. 12, 1893. She died 1916.
He was son of Franz Anton Altfuldisch (born in Bavaria, died 1848) and Anna Elizabeth Kleinheinz born Feb 2, 1810. After Franz died Anna married Francis Begle.
Michael Alfultis fought along side step-brother, George Begle, in 91st Indiana Volunteer. George is ID 5368390.
Louisa "Lou" Wangler Alfultis (1844 - 1890)
Talitha O Hurt Green Perry Alfultis (1848 - 1916)
John Alfultis (1867 - 1934)*
Martin Alfultis (1869 - 1873)*
Ferdinand Alfultis (1871 - 1873)*
Mary Alfultis (1873 - 1873)*
Barbara Ann Alfultis Roberts (1873 - 1949)*
Henry William Alfultis (1875 - 1963)*
Ella Alfultis Held (1878 - 1973)*
Veronica Frona Alfultis (1879 - 1973)*
Francis Alfultis Arnold (1883 - 1945)*
Frank Charles Alfultis (1884 - 1956)*
Note: The original spelling of the last name was Altfulisch (German). There are currently 3 spellings in the US for the name: Alfultis, Altfeltis, Alfortish. We believe there is a 4th spelling are still searching for it.
Saint Ruperts Catholic Cemetery
Maintained by: Kevin Alfultis
Originally Created by: Brenda Legate
Record added: Nov 23, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8121487