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John Weires
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Birth: Sep. 12, 1863, Germany
Death: Oct. 12, 1945
Waterloo
Black Hawk County
Iowa, USA

Obituary:
John Weires was born Sept. 8, 1863 in Prussia, Germany and came to Gilbertville, Iowa at the age of 8. Engaged in farming most of his life, he was married Apr. 27, 1892 in Gilbertville to the former Magdalena Frost, who survives. The family moved from Gilbertville to Waterloo, later moving to South Dakota for a period of about 30 years, returning here about 13 years ago.
Surviving besides his wife are 9 sons; Mike, White Lake, South Dakota, a Veteran of World War I; Al, stationed at Manila, Philippines; Herbert, who is on his way home from the Pacific; Nick, White Lake, South Dakota; Matt, Sioux Falls, South Dakota; Leo, Pardeville, Wisconsin; Bill, Pecatonica, Illinois; Otta, Dubuque, Iowa; 3 daughters, Mrs. J. P. Mohnen, White Lake, South Dakota; Mrs. John Jansen, Waverly, Minnesota; Mrs. L. E. George, Gilbertville, Iowa; 39 grandchildren.
A son, Clarence preceded him in death on May 25, 1937.
...Waterloo Courier - Oct. 12, 1945
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Michael Weires (1819 - 1894)
  Anna Margaretha Ambrosy Weires (1825 - 1896)
 
 Spouse:
  Magdalena Frost Weires (1875 - 1962)
 
 Children:
  Anna Margaret Weires Janson (1893 - 1969)*
  John Michael Weires (1895 - 1969)*
  Nicholas Peter Weires (1898 - 1990)*
  Lawrence Weires (1899 - 1900)*
  Otto Michael Weires (1904 - 1964)*
  Katherine C Weires Mohnen (1906 - 1993)*
  Mathew Peter Weires (1907 - 1964)*
  William Nicholas Weires (1908 - 1986)*
  Herbert Nicholas Weires (1915 - 1972)*
  Clarence J Weires (1917 - 1927)*
  Marie Magdalena Weires George (1918 - 2003)*
  Albert Otto Weires (1921 - 2003)*
 
 Siblings:
  Eva Weires Bissen (1850 - 1917)*
  Michael Weires (1854 - 1933)*
  Katherine Weires Hanten (1856 - 1925)*
  Peter Cosmas Weires (1860 - 1917)*
  John Weires (1863 - 1945)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Saint Mary's Cemetery
Gilbertville
Black Hawk County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Stephan George
Record added: Jul 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55348753
John Weires
Added by: Stephan George
 
John Weires
Added by: Stephan George
 
 
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