|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1835, Germany|
|Death: ||Jun. 16, 1920|
Jo Daviess County
obituary for Vitus Hebenstreit, citation unknown.
Mr. Vitus Hebenstreet [sic] died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Nick Bousman [sic], Scales Mound, Ill., on Wednesday, June 16, 1920. Deceased was born January 6, 1835, in the village of Beverstat, Prussia, was united in marriage to Bertha Shaffer on the 18th day of January, 1857. His wife, together with three children having preceded him to the Great Beyond. Those surviving are Andrew of this city and Mrs. Nicholas Bousman [sic] of Scales Mound, besides twelve grandchildren and twenty-one great-grandchildren. He came to U.S. in 1861 direct to Shullsburg where he resided until four years ago when he went to his daughter's home in Scales Mound where he resided until his death. His death was not unexpected as he has been in poor health for some time.
The funeral was held last Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from St. Matthew's church in this city. Interment was made in the Catholic Cemetery.
Bertha Shaffer Hebenstreit (1831 - 1908)*
Andrew Hebenstreit (1862 - 1948)*
Saint Matthews New Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Kathryn Lightcap
Record added: Apr 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88136015