|Birth: ||May 30, 1836|
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 1915|
DOROTHEA EBERHARDT (d. 1915)
DEATH CLAIMS PIONEER WOMAN, MRS. EBERHARDT
Dies at Home of Her Daughter at Age of 75
Mrs. Dorothea Eberhardt, a widow of the late Fred Eberghardt, a pioneer resident of the county, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Julius Buerstatte, South Seventh street, Sunday afternoon. Death was due to infirmities of age, Mrs. Eberhardt being 79 years old.
Mrs. Eberhardt was born in Germany May 30, 1836 and came to America with her parents in 1858, the family locating in the town of Newton. In 1884 Mrs. Eberhardt and her husband removed to the city, residing on South Ninth street until the death of Mr. Eberhardt in 1907 when Mrs. Eberhardt made her home with her daughter, Mrs. Buerstatte. Six children survive Mrs. Eberhardt, Charles and August of Newton, Mrs.
Henry Lehmkuhl, Mrs. Fred Wernecke, Mrs. J. Buerstatte, this city and Mrs. M. Bruckshnein, Newton. Twenty two grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren also survive. Mrs. Eberhardt was an honorary member of the German Aid and Missionary societies. Funeral services will be held from the home at 1:30 and from the German M.E. church at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon.
Manitowoc Daily Herald, Tuesday, February 23, 1915, Page 8
Friedrich Eberhardt (1827 - 1907)*
Carl Eberhardt (1858 - 1935)*
August Eberhardt (1860 - 1953)*
Bertha Eberhardt Lehmkuhl (1863 - 1948)*
Wilhelmine Eberhardt Bruckschen (1866 - 1957)*
Anna Eberhardt Wernecke (1869 - 1947)*
Sophia Eberhardt Buerstatte (1871 - 1940)*
Created by: thawley
Record added: Jan 04, 2009
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