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Martin Theodore Liske
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Birth: Oct. 28, 1845, Germany
Death: Aug. 27, 1926
Clark County
Wisconsin, USA

THORP COURIER (Thorp, Clark County, Wis.) 09/02/1926

Liske, Martin (28 OCT 1845 - 27 AUG 1926)

Martin Liske, aged Civil War Veteran, died at his home in the town of Worden, Clark County, Wis., on Friday, Aug. 27, 1926, after suffering from a chronic trouble for some time past. Deceased was born in Germany on Oct. 28, 1845, thus reaching the age of 80 years, 9 months and 29 days. Immigrating to America at an early age, he enlisted in Co. D., Ninth Regiment, Wis. Infantry, and served his adopted country until honorably discharge. His wife passed away about fifteen years ago. He leaves to mourn, five daughters, Mrs. Matilda Huls, Mrs. Fred Driessen, Mrs. George Vandehey, Mrs. Wm. Oberle and Miss Helen Liske, and one son, Joseph Liske. The funeral, which was largely attended by friends and neighbors, took place on Monday morning last from St. Bernard's Church in this village, Father Muckerheide officiating, interment following in the Catholic Cemetery.

Martin Theodore Liske was born In St. Crone, Germany,
He Died in Worden, Clark County.
He was married to Mathilda Henke April 16, 1872 at St Joseph Catholic Church in Sheboygan County.

Martin enlisted in the Military Oct 10,1864 He lived in Schleswig Township (Manitowoc County) At the time of his enlistment he was age 19, and listed his ocupation as a laborer. He had blue eyes, light hair and stood 5'8".

1900 Federal Census--Clark County--Worden, Wisconsin

Martin Liske age 54 born Germany Immigration year 1861
Mathilda Liske aged 55 born Germany
Mary aged 25 born Wisconsin
Joseph aged 23 born Wisconsin
Rose aged 19 born Wisconsin
Helen aged 17 born Wisconsin
Family links: 
  Mathilda Henke Liske (1844 - 1907)
  Anna Justine Liske Oberle (1873 - 1946)*
  Mary Rosalie Liske Driessen (1874 - 1935)*
  Mathilda Liske Huls (1875 - 1938)*
  Joseph John Liske (1877 - 1934)*
  Rose Liske Vandehey (1880 - 1954)*
  Helena E. Liske (1883 - 1940)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Bernard Cemetery
Clark County
Wisconsin, USA
Maintained by: Lisa Winner Haas
Originally Created by: Rose Mohnsam
Record added: Mar 30, 2010
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Martin Theodore Liske
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Martin Theodore Liske
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