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Magdalena Straubhaar Kunz
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1837
Bern, Switzerland
Death: May 22, 1874
Ovid
Bear Lake County
Idaho, USA

Magdalena Straubhaar Kunz as born March 8, 1837 at Niederstocken, Canton Bern, Switzerland to Peter Straubhaar and Johanna Eggen. Her father died and was buried in Switzerland. Magdalena was married to John Kunz III on Nov. 11, 1864 in Switzerland.
Children of John Kunz III and Magdalena Straubhaar included;
William J. Kunz b. March 14, 1865, m. Anna Schmid
Johann Jacob Kunz b. April 17, 1866
Rosina Katharina Kunz b. May 16, 1867, m. Gottfried Eschler
John William Kunz b. July 14, 1869, m. Mary Schmid
Magdalena Matilda b. Oct. 11, 1871 d.

Magdalena Straubhaar was baptized on Nov. 15, 1868 along with her husband John Kunz III by Karl G. Maeser in the cold waters of the Stream called Grundbach, at Zwischenfluh, Diemtigen, Canton Bern, Switzerland. He emigrated to the United States on the SS Nevada from Liverpool, England in July of 1873. with his Family in 1873 and arrived in Utah on July 2, 1873. Magdalena suffered from illness throughout her life. She endured the early death of her son Jacob and a daughter Matilda at one month. On May 22, 1874 Magdalena Straubhaar Kunz died of dropsy. She was buried in Ovid Cemetery, Ovid, Bear Lake County, Idaho.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Johanna Eggen Straubhaar (1809 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  John Kunz (1844 - 1918)*
 
 Children:
  William John Kunz (1865 - 1952)*
  Rose Kunz Eschler (1867 - 1944)*
  John William Kunz (1869 - 1945)*
 
 Sibling:
  Magdalena Straubhaar Kunz (1837 - 1874)
  Sophia Straubhaar Kunz (1846 - 1893)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ovid Cemetery
Ovid
Bear Lake County
Idaho, USA
 
Created by: Bruce J. Black
Record added: Dec 22, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12765022
Magdalena <i>Straubhaar</i> Kunz
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Magdalena <i>Straubhaar</i> Kunz
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