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Peter H Getz
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1861
Roanoke
Woodford County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 5, 1941
Monte Vista
Rio Grande County
Colorado, USA

Peter H. Getz born 1 Oct 1861 and died 5 Oct. 1941
1st married Sara Kaufman 25 Mar 1885 she died 20 Jul 1897
Their Children:
1. Frank Getz 9 February 1887
2. Amelia R. Getz 15 Sep 1888 died 19 Jul 1990
3. Edward D. Getz 1890 died 27 Jan 1920
4. Nettie. Getz 16 Feb 1892 died 26 Feb 1896
5. Clara Getz 19 Feb 1894 died 15 Nov 1994
6. Lydia Getz 4 Apr 1886 died 20 Jan 1897

2nd married Lucy Gingrich 4 Feb 1900
Their Children:
1. William Getz (1897 - 1913)William Getz 1901
2. Clarence A. Getz 1903 died 29 Jan 1920
3. Leslie Getz. Getz"1904

Parents: Henry and Hanna Wenger Getz
Their children:

1. Louis Getz 23 July 1859 in Tremont, Tazewell Co., IL. He married 1st. 20 Oct 1882 Sarah Winzler. Sarah was b. 15 Aug 1861 (dau of Michael Winzeler and Anna Loeslie.)
Their Children:
1. Lydia 13 Oct 1884 in Tremont, IL married 2 jan 1910 in Tremonton, Utah, Charles Schmid (son of Jacob Schmid and Elizabeth Ruch.) he was b. 18 Jan 1881 - lived in Oakville, Iowa
2. Anna 2 Apr 1886 in Tremont, IL married 2 Nov 1914 Theo P. Meister, (son of Jacob Meister and Lydia Imthurn.) he was b. 5 Feb 1884 lived in Tremonton, Utah
3. Ellen S. 6 Feb 1888 married Manassa E. Eberhardt, (son of Theordore Eberhardt and Leah Herman.) he was b. 12 Aug 1895 - lived in Peoria, IL
4. Daniel A. 29 Feb 1892 in Tremont, IL married 2 Oct 1913 Dolly Siebenthal, (dau of Otto S. Siebenthal and Elizabeth Allenbach.) she was b. 16 Feb 1896 - lived in Elko, NV
5. Alpheus E. b. 20 November 1894 in Tremont, IL married 29 Dec 1918 Theresa G. Sorrells, dau of John Sorrells and Ada Lemons.) She was b. 26 1894 - lived in Peoria IL
6. Sarah 15 Nov 1896 in Peoria, IL married 27 Nov 1929 Elmer E. Thomson (son of Harvey Thomson and Susan E. Trotter.) She was b. 23 May 1892 - lived in Peoria, IL

Married 2nd. 9 Jan 1898 Katie Wagenback 25 Sept 1871 (dau of George Wagenbach and Katherine Ludwig.)
Their Children:
1. George H. 10 Jan 1899 in Tremont, IL married 27 March 1920 Alice Blanche Graham (dau of Jacob Graham and Margarite Cowser.) she was b. 2 Jan 1898 - lived in Peoria, IL
2. Laura K. 11 Oct 1900 d. 25 May 1940 married 15 Apr 1920 J. Glenn Burnham (son of Robert Burnham and Ida Lyle.) he was b. 1 June 1898 - lived in Peoria, IL
3. Sophia M. 19 Oct. 1903 married R. F. Koener 13 Nov 1921 (Divorced).
4. Robert L. 24 March 1906 in Tremonton, Utah lived in Peoria, IL
5. Louis H. Jr. 10 Feb 1913 10 Feb 1913 in Tremonton, Utah - lived in Peoria, IL

Louis at age 11 he lived in Tremont, Tazewell, IL at age 21 he lived in Shellrock, Greenwood, Kansas at age 51 he lived in Rawlins, Box Elder, Utah 1910 Census he died 3 Dec at age 70.
Louis and Sarah's children:



4. George Getz born 7 Feb 1886 in Tremont, Tazewell Co., Illinois married Mary Gerstner 8 April 1888. George died 7 Aug 1926 at age 60 (Mary died 9 Dec 1926 at age 60 she was born in Switzerland) They moved to Rio Grande, CO
Their Children:
1. Albert 1880
2. Susan 1890-1973
3. Sophia H. 1891-1985
4. Mamie 1894 - 1985
5. Lillian A. Getz 1894 - 1985
6. Henry G. 1895 - 1937
7. George Arthur 1897-1977
8. Elizabeth E. 1899-1972
9. John W. 1901-1967
10. Julia H. 1903
11. Pauline M. 1904-1995
12. Viola M. 1907

5. Philip Getz born 19 May 1868 in Tremont, Tazewell Co., Il married Bertha Isch 1 Jan 1893 Philip died 23 Feb 1950 buried 27 Feb 1950 in Tremonton, Box Elder County, Utah (Riverview Cemetery)
Their Children:
1. Samuel Gotlieb Getz b. 12 Nov 1894 in Tremont, IL married Marie Meister 11 January 1917
2. Fredrick William Getz b. 26 July 1896 in Tremont Tazewell County, IL married Anna Charlotte McIntire 20 Nov 1920 in Ogden, Utah both were buried in the Cedar City, Utah Cemetery
3. Elmer (Ike) Nicolas Getz b. 12 June 1898 in Tremont, IL buried in the Riverview Cemetery, in Tremonton, Utah 7 August 1971
4. Ruth Emma Getz b. 24 February 1902 in Tremonton, Utah married 97856172 16 February 1930. Buried in the Riverview Cemetery, In Tremonton, Utah
5. Henry Roy Getz b. 20 November 103 in Tremonton, Box Elder County, Utah married first Lillian Ruch, they had one child Joan Marie Getz (Lillian died in child birth). Henry married 2nd Bertha E. Tiffan, she died 6 Mar. 1977 from cancer. 15 October 1977, he married Bertha's sister, 3rd Helen Tiffan. Helen died 7 May 1982. Henry was buried in the Parkview Cemetery, Peoria County, Peoria, IL with his 3 wives. Henry died 4 Jan 2006 at the age of a 102!
6. Mary Magdalene Getz b. 9 August 1906 d. 18 Aug 1991 in Parkview Cemetery, Peoria county, Peoria, IL
7. Ervin Raymond Getz b. 15 May 1908 Tremonton, Box Elder Co., Utah d. 30 Oct 1996 buried in Ogden, Utah married Eveline Kunz 3 Dec 1936 she died 1957 buried in Ogden, Utah
8. "Baby Reuben Getz born 10 July 1910 d. 19 January 1911 Rueben and 9. the stillborn boy were buried at Salt Creek Cemetery just east of their first home. The land for this cemetery was donated by Grandpa Sommer, it's known as the German Cemetery and is still owned by the Apostolic Christian Church. There is a sign 'Apostolic Christian Cemetery,.'" MJC

6. Henry Getz b. 25 March 1870 in Shellrock, Greenwood, Kansas married 5 January 1894 Barbara Musselman Henry died at age 62 9 Feb.
Their Children:
1. ?
2. Emma H. Getz 1899
3. Elizabeth A. Getz 1902
4. Alma Getz 1906

7. Elizabeth Getz b. 16 June 1872 in Tremont, Tazewell Co., IL Married Peter W. Sommer 5 November 1893 in Tremont, IL she died 2 Oct. 1941 at age 69 - lived in Peoria Ward 5,Peoria, IL
Their children:
1. Mary Sommer 2 Nov 1895
2. Henry Sommer 1897
3. Reuben Sommer 1899
4. Verna Sommer 1901
5. Marcus Sommer 1904
6. Emily Sommer 1906
7. Ruth Sommer 1908
8. Helen Sommer 1910

8. Daniel Getz born 2 March 1875 in Tremont, Tazewell County, IL married to Anna Rassi on 13 March 1898 he died 17 Oct 1961 at age 86 in Milford, Kosciusko, IN
Their Children:
1. Alice(Allie)Getz 1900-1985 married Henry Beer in 1924
2. Lillian Getz 1902 d. 21 Sep 1932 married George Carl Graff in 1927
3. Esther Getz b. 4 Mar 1903 d. 3 Oct 1998
4. Jessi (Jess) Floyd Getz 1905 married Elsie
5. Matilda Getz b. 28 Sep 1907 d. 26 Jul 1929 buried Milford Cemetery in Idaho
6. Mary Ann b. 5 Jul 1909 in Monte vista, CO m. Harold Nofzinger 1924 she d. 27 Mar 1998 at age 89 in Goshen, Elkhart, IN
7. Alvin R. Get b. 1912 - d. Aug. 1924, 12 years old - died of a brain fever.
8. Lester Earl Getz b. 1915 in IL and d. 20 Jan 2009 married Clara. Attended N. Univ. in Peroia, Peoria, IL.
9. Willis E. Getz married Bette they were living in AZ.

9. Katherine Getz born 29 June 1878 in Tremont, Tazewell County, IL married 2 January 1898 to Daniel Ackerman in Tremont, IL shed died 1 April 1947 in Peroria, IL
They had Children 10 children - only have 9 names:
1. Alvin L. Ackerman home 1910Manila, Box Elder, Utah
2. Lester Lenard Ackerman, Box Elder Co., Utah
3. Ann (Annie) E.Ackerman
4. Emma R. Ackerman
5. Henry Ackerman
6. William Ackerman
7. Ralph Ackerman
8. Mildred Ackerman
9. Leoria Ackerman

10. William Getz born 7 January 1881 in Greenwood County Kansas married to Emma Ellenson 88 August 1906 in Morton, Illinois. 4 children only 2 names: Florence 1908 and Howard 1909

11. Emma Getz b. 2 Oct 1884 in Tremont, IL married William H. Sommer 11 Jun 1911 in Monte Vista, Rio Grande, Colorado. William H. Sommer was Vice President and General Superintendent of the Keystone Steel & Wire Co. he was also born in Tremont, IL on 25 Jun 1882.
William (Bill) son of Peter and Mary Sommer. Emma and William were buried in the San Jose, Santa Clara, CA.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Getz (1835 - 1914)
  Johanna Wenger Getz (1840 - 1910)
 
 Spouses:
  Sarah Kaufmann Getz (1862 - 1897)
  Lucy L. Gingrich Getz (1865 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  Amelia R Getz (1888 - 1990)*
  Edward D Getz (1890 - 1920)*
  Nettie Getz (1892 - 1896)*
  Clara M Getz (1894 - 1994)*
  Lydia Getz (1896 - 1897)*
  Clarence A Getz (1903 - 1920)*
  Leslie P Getz (1904 - 1975)*
 
 Siblings:
  Peter H Getz (1861 - 1941)
  Sophia Getz Riggenbach (1863 - 1920)*
  Henry Getz (1870 - 1933)*
  William Elias Getz (1881 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Monte Vista Cemetery
Monte Vista
Rio Grande County
Colorado, USA
 
Maintained by: P. Amidon
Originally Created by: Judi Pantano
Record added: Sep 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97856192
Peter H Getz
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Peter H Getz
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