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Margaret Sauer Keller
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Birth: Jul. 17, 1863
Johnstown
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 1, 1927
Minot
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

Mrs John (Margaret) Keller, 64, of Foxholm, ND died at 5:25 PM December 1st, 1927, at a Minot hospital.

Margaret Sauer was born July 17, 1863, at Johnstown, Pennsylvania to Mathias and Elizabeth (Wieland) Sauer. On June 27, 1884, she married John Keller at Cold Spring, Minnesota. Around 1905 she moved to North Dakota with her family and they homesteaded on land near Foxholm where they raised 9 children. They also had 2 children who died as infants.

Children:
Mathilda E. (Mrs. William C. Bloms)
Elizabeth (died at 4 months)
Margaret B. (Mrs. John C. Bloms)
John M.
Mary A. (Mrs. Cornelius Gruntjes)
Gertrude C. (Mrs. Herman Schmitz)
William J.
Philip (died at 6 weeks)
Cecelia A. (Mrs. Edward Clementich)
Irene A. (Mrs. Leonard Backes)
Adeline (Sister Marie de la Salette)


Funeral services were held at Saint Henry's Catholic Church, a few miles from her home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Mathias John Sauer (1818 - 1884)
  Elizabeth Weiland Sauer (1833 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  John Keller (1855 - 1939)
 
 Children:
  Mathilda Elizabeth Keller Bloms (1885 - 1956)*
  Elizabeth Keller (1887 - 1887)*
  Margaret Barbara Keller Bloms (1888 - 1982)*
  John Matthew Keller (1891 - 1962)*
  Mary Ann Keller Gruntjes (1893 - 1974)*
  Gertrude Catherine Keller Schmitz (1895 - 1969)*
  William Joseph Keller (1898 - 1918)*
  Philip Keller (1900 - 1901)*
  Cecelia Agnes Keller Clementich (1902 - 1942)*
  Irene Agnes Keller Backes (1904 - 1986)*
  Marie de la Salette (Adeline) Keller (1908 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Ludwig Sauer (1857 - 1922)*
  Gertrude Sauer (1859 - 1859)*
  Peter Sauer (1861 - 1936)*
  Margaret Sauer Keller (1863 - 1927)
  Joseph Mathias Sauer (1866 - 1930)*
  Elizabeth Sauer Liebel (1868 - 1931)*
  John Mathias Sauer (1871 - 1945)*
  Frank Killian Sauer (1872 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Henrys Cemetery
Renville County
North Dakota, USA
 
Maintained by: Brian Backes
Originally Created by: Herb Schwede
Record added: Dec 23, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 7029904
Margaret <i>Sauer</i> Keller
Added by: Brian Backes
 
Margaret <i>Sauer</i> Keller
Added by: Brian Backes
 
Margaret <i>Sauer</i> Keller
Added by: Brian Backes
 
 
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Rest in peace. Your great grandson.
- Brian Backes
 Added: Oct. 1, 2009
 
 
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