Melkous Heinke

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Melkous Heinke

  • Birth 13 Jun 1830 Saxony (Sachsen), Germany
  • Death 18 Oct 1917 Bremen, Marshall County, Indiana, USA
  • Burial Bremen, Marshall County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Row 332, #1
  • Memorial ID 107531047

Obit: Old Resident Passes
Melchus Heinke, who had long been an invalid, died at the home of his son, Phillip Heinke and wife north of Bremen, where he had made his home for a number of years, at the advanced age of 87 years, four months and six days. He had long suffered with gangrene, in addition to the frailties of incident to his age. Funeral services were held Saturday afternoon in Salem Evangelical church, followed by internment in the Bremen cemetery. Mr. Heinke was born in Germany, but had been a resident of this community for many years. his two sons Phillip and William Heinke of Bremen, and two daughters--Mrs. Weedman and Mary Heinke of South Bend. (from the Bremen Inquirer)

He was born in Saxe-Altenburg, Germany

Melkous and Elizabeth Roth were married 23 Oct 1852 in Bremen, Marshall, IN.

1850 Madison, St Joseph, IN
Jacob Hinkey 47
Sophiah Hinkey 48
Marcus Hinkey 20
Jacob Hinkey 11
Godfry Hinkey 38
Christina Barnhart 36
Sophiah Barnhart 19
John Barnhart 13
Harman Barnhart 12
Austin Barnhart 10
August Hinkey 24

1860 German, Marshall, IN
Melchans Heinkey 30
Elizabeth Heinkey 28
Wm Heinkey 6
Philip Heinkey 4
Mary Heinkey 1

1870 German, Marshall, IN
Melkoons Kinkey 40
Elizabeth Kinkey 38
Edward Kinkey 17
Phillip Kinkey 14
Mary Kinkey 11
Anna Kinkey 9
George Kinkey 6

1880 German, Marshall, IN
Melvin Henke 50
Jacob Henke 75
Elizabeth Henke 48
Mary Henke 21
Sarah A. Henke 19
George Henke 15

1900 German, Marshall, IN
Melch* Heinke 69
Elizabeth Heinke 68
William Heinke 46

1910 German, Marshall, IN
Phillip Heinkey 54
Melchus Heinkey 79
Margrette Heinkey 55
Hattie E Heinkey 18

1910 South Bend Ward 7, St Joseph, IN
Samuel F Wiedman 52
Sarah C Wiedman 49
Hellen E Wiedman 12
Anna C Wiedman 8
Laura E Wiedman 6
Elizabeth Heinkey 78
Melchor Heinkey 79
Mary E Heinkey 50

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  • Created by: Stephen Lee Krou
  • Added: 30 Mar 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 107531047
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melkous Heinke (13 Jun 1830–18 Oct 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 107531047, citing Bremen Municipal Cemetery, Bremen, Marshall County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Stephen Lee Krou (contributor 47690059) .