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Amanda Henrietta Knuth Carpenter
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Birth: Dec. 24, 1873
Westcliffe
Custer County
Colorado, USA
Death: Apr. 28, 1948
Watsonville
Santa Cruz County
California, USA

WET MOUNTAIN TRIBUNE [WESTCLIFFE, CO], MAY 7, 1948
FORMER CUSTER RESIDENT DIES IN CALIFORNIA
Amanda Henrietta Carpenter, former resident of Custer County, passed away at her home in Watsonville, California April 28 [1948]. Death was caused by a paralytic stroke. She was ill only about 30 hours. She was born in Custer county December 24, 1874, being the youngest daughter of Mr. and Mrs. William Knuth, who were among the original colonists who colonized the Wet Mountain Valley in 1870. She was married to Joseph Georges April 15, 1891. To this marriage were born two sons, Louis Georges, who died during childhood, and Ernest H. Georges, of Westcliffe, who survives her. After the death of her husband in 1923, she moved to California where she then established her home. In addition to her son, she is survived by two grandchildren, Irene M. Georges, who is attending Brigham Young University at Provo, Utah, and Marilyn M. Georges, who is in High School, three sisters and other relatives. She was buried in Parajo Valley Memorial Park at Watsonville, California last Saturday afternoon, May 1, at two o-clock.

Photo added by Richard are Amanda's sisters
Ida, Amalia "Aunt Molly", Lena and seated Hulda 
 
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 Parents:
  Wilhelm Friedrich Knuth (1838 - 1911)
  Justine Pauline Friedriche Totz Knuth (1833 - 1919)
 
 Spouses:
  Ira Alfred Carpenter (1878 - 1972)
  Joseph G. Georges (1860 - 1923)
 
 Children:
  Ludwig Constantin Martin Johann Georges (1892 - 1900)*
  Ernest Helmuth Georges (1896 - 1977)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Knuth (1859 - 1897)*
  Hulda Henriette Knuth Baker (1862 - 1941)*
  Lena Pauline Knuth Koch (1867 - 1952)*
  Ida Knuth Perkins (1868 - 1958)*
  Amalia L Knuth Eikleman (1870 - 1966)*
  Helmuth F Knuth (1872 - 1924)*
  Amanda Henrietta Knuth Carpenter (1873 - 1948)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pajaro Valley Memorial Park
Watsonville
Santa Cruz County
California, USA
Plot: Old Mausoleum, Section K.
 
Created by: Betty L. Schmidt
Record added: Aug 21, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 115859856
Amanda Henrietta <i>Knuth</i> Carpenter
Added by: Betty L. Schmidt
 
Amanda Henrietta <i>Knuth</i> Carpenter
Added by: Richard Stauff
 
Amanda Henrietta <i>Knuth</i> Carpenter
Added by: Richard Stauff
 
 
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