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John Henry Wees
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1856
Canton
Stark County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1913
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

John Henry Wees was born December 12, 1856 in Stark Co., Ohio, the son of Conrad Wyss and Magdelena (Braltzli) Wyss (spelled Weis in America). His father, Conrad was from Ringgenberg, Switzerland, his mother was also from Switzerland.

On June 24, 1879 he married Emeline Mary Klopfenstein at Berne, Dodge County, Minnesota. She was the daughter of Johannes Klopfenstein, Jr. and Catharina Buehler- Klopfenstein. They resided on a farm in Milton Township, Dodge County, Minnesota. Their children were:

Albertena Emma (Tena) (1880-1902)
Henry John (1881
Mary (1883-1883)
Effie May (1885-1974)
Arthur Ludwig (1887-1973)
Harry J. (1889-1890)
John Samuel (1892-1962)
Milbert Fred (1897-1985)
Grace Catherine (1900-1999)

Information researched and donated by grandson, John Samuel Wees, Jr. and wife, Donna of Rochester, Minnesota

 
 
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 Parents:
  Conrad Weis (1815 - 1874)
  Magdalena Baltzli Weis (1828 - 1872)
 
 Spouse:
  Emeline Mary Klopfenstein Wees (1859 - 1914)
 
 Children:
  Effie May Weis Baumgartner (1885 - 1974)*
  John Samuel Wees (1892 - 1962)*
  Milbert Fred Wees (1897 - 1985)*
 
 Siblings:
  Malinda Weis Fink (1847 - 1891)*
  Sarah Elizabeth Weis Rohleder (1850 - 1920)*
  Lucinda Weis Stucki (1852 - 1933)*
  John Henry Wees (1856 - 1913)
  Caroline Lorinda Weis Schmidt (1858 - 1930)*
  Harvey Matthew Weis (1869 - 1949)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Mary 1883-1883 and Albertena 1880-1902 that are possibly buried in Berne Cemetery, currently there are no records to prove the burials.
 
Burial:
Berne Cemetery
Berne
Dodge County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: 44M 03
 
Created by: cathy w
Record added: Jan 22, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104007267
John Henry Wees
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John Henry Wees
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