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Mary Elizabeth Giesken Lehmkuhle
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1842
Putnam County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 13, 1917
Putnam County
Ohio, USA

Mary Elizabeth Giesken was born in Greensburg Township, Ohio, USA on 22 June 1842. She was baptized on 23 June 1842 in St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, Ohio, USA. Godparents: Maria Elizabeth Riemann and John Giesken. She was the daughter of Johann Giesken and Clementine Rieman.

She is listed as Johann Giesken's daughter on the 3 September 1850 Census in Greensburg Township, Ohio.

She is listed as Johann Giesken's daughter on the 26 July 1860 Census in Greensburg Township, Ohio.

On Wednesday, 1 October 1862 in St. John the Baptist in Glandorf, Ohio, USA, at age 20, Mary Elizabeth Giesken married Joseph Lehmkuhle, age 22, son of Bernard Frederick Lehmkuhle and Agnes Katrina Schnipke.

She is listed as Joseph Lehmkuhle's wife on the 15 June 1880 Census in Union Township, Ohio.

Mary Elizabeth Giesken died on 13 June 1917 in Kalida, Ohio, USA at age 74.7

Children of Mary Elizabeth Giesken and Joseph Lehmkuhle

Mary Catherine Lehmkuhle+ b. 11 Oct 1864, d. 26 Nov 1924
Elizabeth Clementine Lehmkuhle b. 30 Oct 1866
Catherine Elizabeth Lehmkuhle b. 29 Jan 1869, d. 2 Nov 1938
Clara Catherine Lehmkuhle b. 14 May 1871
Wilhelmina Lehmkuhle b. 13 Nov 1873, d. 26 Aug 1929
Anna Theresa Lehmkuhle b. 25 Dec 1875
Frank Bernard Lehmkuhle b. 25 Dec 1877
William Joseph Lehmkuhle b. 5 Apr 1880

Elisabetha Lehmkuhle
Was Resident Of Ottoville Many Years

Mrs. Joseph Lehmkuhle, Mother of William Lehmkuhle, of this City, Died Wednesday Morning – Had Been an Invalid For Past Fourteen Years.

Mrs. Joseph Lehmkuhle, mother of William Lehmkuhle, of East Second Street, died Wednesday morning, at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Henry Bensman, at Kalida. For the past fourteen years Mrs. Lehmkuhle had been an invalid and for the past few days her condition had been very serious.

Mrs. Lehmkuhle, whose maiden name was Elizabeth Giesken, was born in Glandorf, O., seventy-seven years ago. She lived for many years in Ottoville and was very well known in Delphos and Ottoville. Her husband died twelve years ago and since that time Mrs. Lehmkuhle had been making her home with her daughter, Mrs. Bensman.

Mrs. Lehmkuhle is survived by eight children, six daughters and two sons, fifty-nine grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. She was a lovable woman, a devoted wife and mother, and greatly respected by everyone. The funeral services will be held from the Kalida Catholic Church Friday morning at 9 o’clock, and burial in a cemetery at that place. It is probable that a number of local relatives will attend the funeral. Mrs. Lehmkuhle having a number of relatives in Delphos and vicinity.

Family links: 
  Herman Johann Giesken (1805 - 1892)
  Clementine Johanna Rieman Giesken (1821 - 1905)
  Joseph William Lehmkuhle (1839 - 1904)*
  Mary Catherine Lehmkuhle Ricker (1864 - 1924)*
  Catharine Elizabeth Lehmkuhle Ricker (1869 - 1938)*
  William Joseph Lehmkuhle (1880 - 1946)*
  Mary Elizabeth Giesken Lehmkuhle (1842 - 1917)
  Clementina Giesken Eickholt (1854 - 1889)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Michaels Cemetery
Putnam County
Ohio, USA
Created by: kricker61
Record added: Jan 01, 2013
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Mary Elizabeth <i>Giesken</i> Lehmkuhle
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