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David Reiss
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1835
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Death: Mar. 7, 1904
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

David was born in Baden, Germany. He emigrated to the United States and became a naturalized citizen. He married Catherine Schaefer around 1857. Family verbal history indicated he had worked as a bartender and a stove-maker. They lived in the Chicago and Kankakee areas, and eventually moved to Louisville, KY. Their children were: Margaret (married John Braun), John David (married Margaret Jane Smith), Mary Frances (married Martin Beckley, and Nate Pay), Ella (who died at age 7 years), Dorothy Louise (married William Rodgers) and Edward Francis (married Viola Kramer). His wife Catherine, children Margaret, Mary Frances, Ella and Edward are buried in St. Michael's Cemetery, Louisville, KY. 
Family links: 
  Catherine Schaefer Reiss (1841 - 1918)*
  Margaret Reiss Braun (1874 - 1961)*
  David John Reiss (1877 - 1962)*
  Mary Frances Reiss Beckley Pay (1879 - 1956)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Michael Cemetery
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: cac
Record added: Feb 06, 2007
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David Reiss
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David Reiss
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David Reiss
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- cac
 Added: Mar. 3, 2014

- Diana
 Added: Jul. 4, 2008
My maternal great-grandfather. Rest in peace.
- cac
 Added: Feb. 6, 2007

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