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 Gottfried Billig

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Gottfried Billig

  • Birth 3 Jun 1821 Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
  • Death 15 Jun 1893 Webster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Burial Dudley, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
  • Memorial ID 112839548

b: 14 JUN 1821 in Euskirchen, Rheinland, Prussia
Father: Matthias BILLIG
Mother: Anna Maria KLARET
Immigration to U.S. 02 JUL 1845
Occupation: Shoemaker.

In the early 1850s the Billigs lived in Poughkeepsie, NY, where sons Philip and Matthew BILLIG were born. By 1857 they were living in Natick, where Godfrey Jr. and Anna BILLIG were born. By 1860 they had settled permanently in Webster, Mass., where Catherine BILLIG was born.
Gottfried and Mary BILLIG divorced.

Marriage1: Mary Frances HOEY
b: 09 NOV 1824 in Trim, Co.Meath, Ireland
d: 31 AUG 1890 in Webster, Worcester, MA
Married: 19 JAN 1848 in Roxbury, Suffolk, MA

Philip H. BILLIG
b: 1852 in Poughkeepsie, NY

Matthew BILLIG
b: 24 FEB 1854 in Poughkeepsie, NY
d: 28 NOV 1913 in Webster, Worcester, MA
Marriage1: Margaret (Maggie) MEEHAN
b: 1858 in Natick,Middlesex, MA
d: 18 NOV 1882 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
Married: 1876 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
Marriage2: Bridget KENNEDY
b: 5 JUN 1858 in Southbridge, Worcester, MA
(dau. of Patrick and Bridget KENNEDY)
Married: 25 MAY 1886 in Webster, Worcester, MA

Godfrey BILLIG
b: 1857 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
d: 25 FEB 1908 in Webster, Worcester, MA
Marriage: Maria DONAHOE
b: 1863 in Webster, Worcester, MA
(dau.of John DONAHOE and Ellen POWER)
d: 02 NOV 1905 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
Cause of death: Cerebral hemorrhage
Married: 30 JUN 1879 in Webster, Worcester, MA

Anna Maria BILLIG
b: 1860 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
d: 30 JUL 1933 in S.Natick, Middlesex, MA
Marriage: William H. DANIHER
b: JAN 1856 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
(son of William DANIHER and Margaret FLANERY)
d: aft 1930 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
Married: 25 DEC 1882 in Natick, Middlesex, MA
by Rev. John Walsh, of St. Patrick's church, Natick

Catherine Ellen (Katie) BILLIG
b: 04 JUN 1862 in Webster, Worcester, MA
d: 29 JAN 1910 in Worcester, Worcester, MA
Marriage1: Jeremiah DONLEY
Marriage2: Thomas PROUT
b: 1855 in Dudley, Worcester, MA
(son of Edward Prout and Bridget SMITH)
Married: 30 APR 1883 in Dudley, Worcester, MA

Marriage2: Wilhelmina Maria SCHNEIDER
b: 1844 in Prussia, Germany
d: 1915 in Webster, Worcester, MA
(dau of Gothelf SCHNEIDER and Wilhelmina KEISHER)Immigration Year: 1875
Married: 05 OCT 1886 in Webster, Worcester, MA

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  • Created by: Lisa Clark
  • Added: 25 Jun 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 112839548
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Gottfried Billig (3 Jun 1821–15 Jun 1893), Find A Grave Memorial no. 112839548, citing Calvary Cemetery, Dudley, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA ; Maintained by Lisa Clark (contributor 48003048) .