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Gertrude Schmitt Braun
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1867, Germany
Death: Oct. 22, 1903
Wahpeton
Richland County
North Dakota, USA

Born 15 July 1867 in Germany, she was the oldest of twelve children born to Carl & Mary Anna (Mohr) Schmitt. Her sister, Mary, was Henry Braun's wife.

On 3 November 1885, Gertrude married Mathias Braun at Saint John the Baptist Catholic Church in Wahpeton, ND; she was age 18, he was 28. Born 27 September 1857 in Saint Joseph, MN; Mathias was the fifth of eleven children born to Mathias & Amelia (Koster) Braun.

CHILDREN:
-o- Mary Ann (1886-1957)
-o- Carl Joseph (1888-1969)
-o- Clara C. (1890-1969)
-o- Frank [Abbot Mark, OSB] (1892-1954)
-o- Anthony Philip (1894-1909)
-o- Anna (1897-1963)
-o- Regina H. (1901-1994)
-o- Gertrude [Sister Mary Mark, OSB]
(1903-1992)

A homemaker & mother of eight, Gertrude died at age 36 from complications of childbirth.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Carl Schmitt (1838 - 1903)
  Mary A Schmitt (1844 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Mathias Braun (1857 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann Braun Stovik (1886 - 1957)*
  Carl Joseph Braun (1888 - 1969)*
  Clara Catherine Braun Miksche (1890 - 1969)*
  Abbot Mark Braun (1892 - 1954)*
  Anthony Philip Braun (1894 - 1960)*
  Anna G. Braun McCray (1897 - 1966)*
  Regina H. Braun Green (1901 - 1995)*
  Mary Mark Braun (1903 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna Schmitt (____ - 1883)*
  Gertrude Schmitt Braun (1867 - 1903)
  Phillip Joseph Schmitt (1869 - 1938)*
  Mathias Schmitt (1871 - 1939)*
  Mary Anna Schmitt Braun (1873 - 1943)*
  Carl Schmitt (1874 - 1928)*
  Hubert Schmitt (1885 - 1900)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Wahpeton
Richland County
North Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Peter Joseph ("PJ") Brau...
Record added: Aug 13, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74855464
Gertrude <i>Schmitt</i> Braun
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Gertrude <i>Schmitt</i> Braun
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Gertrude <i>Schmitt</i> Braun
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