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 Margretha “Margaret” <I>Olk</I> Barthel

Margretha “Margaret” Olk Barthel

Niedersgegen, Landkreis Bitburg-Prüm, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Death 21 Nov 1905 (aged 81)
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Burial Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 101028762 · View Source
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According to Germany Birth and Baptisms, 1558 to 1898, at, she was born July 30, 1824 in Niedersgegend, Rheinland, Prussia and baptized in a Catholic church in Koerperich the same day. Her paternal grandparents spelled the surname Olck. When her father arrived in the United States, the "c" in the surname was dropped. Married Mathias (Mathew) Barthel January 7, 1857 in Roemisch-Katholische, Binscheid, Rheinland, Prussia. Member of Our Lady of Help parish at the time of her death. Lived at 716 Champlain in Detroit, Michigan at the time of her death.

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Gravesite Details Buried November 24, 1905; 81 years




  • Maintained by: Debbie Bleger
  • Originally Created by: David F. Reckinger
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101028762
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Margretha “Margaret” Olk Barthel (30 Jul 1824–21 Nov 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101028762, citing Mount Elliott Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA ; Maintained by Debbie Bleger (contributor 46976247) .