|Birth: ||Dec. 17, 1817, Hungary|
|Death: ||Jan. 12, 1907|
Paul was my husband's 2nd Great-Grandfather.
He came to America in 1887 at the age of 70 to reside with his daughter Theresia Karner in Stevens Point, WI. Paul Zinniel died at the home of his daughter Mrs. Charles Karner. Married Mary Newberger in Hungary. Had five children.
Paul Zinniel, one of the oldest residents of the city, died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles Karner, at 12:30 pm Saturday. The deceased had been ailing for the past six months and had been confined to his bed for six weeks.
Mr. Zinniel was born at Moenchhof, Hungary, on Dec. 17, 1817, and was in his ninetieth year. He resided in his native land until 1887, when he came to Stevens Point to reside with his daughter and has lived in retirement ever since he has been here.
He was twice married, both wives dying in the old country before he left for America.
He is survived by two sons and two daughters, all still in Hungary except Mrs. Karner. The deceased will be kindly remembered by many neighborhood friends.
The funeral was held Monday morning at 9 o'clock from St. Joseph's church, Rev. H.T. Ehr officiating.
Theresia Grace Zinniel Karner (1861 - 1935)*
Saint Joseph Cemetery
Created by: Candice xo
Record added: Jul 31, 2001
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