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Leo Zettwoch
Birth: Sep. 27, 1853
Offenburg, Germany
Death: Oct. 2, 1936
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA

Missouri Death Certificate

Leo Zettwoch was born and raised in the Black Forrest region of Germany, a town named Urloffen famous for it's horseradish. He immigrated to America following his (half) brother Rudolph. Later, brother Gustav and two sisters, Louisa and Marie Antoinette also made the trip. Several siblings remained in Urloffen. Leo became a butcher, possibly working for Daniel Glock where he would have met Katherine Schaefer. They married in 1877 and had eight daughters. The only boy born to the couple died at childbirth.

Leo was a dapper dresser. He was a demanding man, insisting his wife and later his daughters see to his needs. He was active in the church at St Boniface, walking to mass every Sunday on the opposite side of the street than the rest of his family. Leo survived his wife by many years but never married again.


 
Children:
  Amelia Mary Zettwoch Julius b. 1878- d. 1938
  Theresa E Zettwoch Wohlschlaeger b. 1879- d. 1943
  Louise Caroline Zettwoch Mertzlufft b.1891- d.1987
 
Children (not listed on Find A Grave):
Lenhardt Zettwoch b.1885- d.1885)

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Katherine K Schaefer Zettwoch (1856 - 1924)*
 
 Children:
  Katherine K Zettwoch Garnatz (1884 - 1954)*
  Marie Antoninette Zettwoch O'Malley (1886 - 1972)*
  Josephine Polenka Zettwoch Buechert (1889 - 1958)*
  Cecelia Zettwoch Asplin (1892 - 1963)*
  Leona Anna Zettwoch Popp (1896 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Olive Catholic Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Sec 001 Lot 0626NWH
 
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Originally Created by: Joseph Clarence Reker
Record added: May 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27202198
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