Thomas Graham Ziegenfuss

Thomas Graham Ziegenfuss

Fremont, Alameda County, California, USA
Death 1 Oct 1933 (aged 67)
Pleasanton, Alameda County, California, USA
Burial Pleasanton, Alameda County, California, USA
Memorial ID 187177284 · View Source
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Thomas Graham Ziegenfuss

23 Dec 1865 - 1 Oct 1933

Thomas G. Ziegenfuss, who was a butcher in Pleasanton, was born December 23, 1865 in California and died 1 Oct 1933 in Alameda County, California. He owned a home on Second Street in Pleasanton and raised his family there.

Thomas' father, John Ziegenfuss, who was a butcher, was born about 1826 in Germany and died in Fremont, Alameda County, California. Thomas' mother, Catherine (Tierney) Ziegenfuss, who was born about 1833 in Ireland and died in 1907 in Pleasanton, Alameda County, California. Catherine’s father was Felix Tierney, mother’s name unknown, both born in Ireland. Felix was living with them on the 1880 census and was widowed.

Thomas was the youngest child listed on the 1880 census, with three brothers, Peter, Joseph, and George.


Father - FAG #12618197
Johann Georg Ziegenfuss, 54, b. 2 Jun 1826 in Helmsdorf, Germany and d. 4 Mar 1894 in Fremont, Alameda, CA. He was killed when he was thrown from a horse. Burial: 6 Mar 1894 in Fremont (Mission San Jose), CA. He was a butcher.

Johann Georg Ziegenfuss is the Son of:
Johann Antonius Ziegenfuss and Maria Elisabeth Agatha Noering.
Brother of Catharina Elisabeth Ziegenfuss, Anna Catharina Ziegenfuss, Nikolaus Ziegenfuss, Maria Josepha Ziegenfuss, Theresia Ziegenfuss, Anna Dorothea Ziegenfuss, Catharina Josepha Ziegenfuss and Franz Jakob Ziegenfuss.

Mother - FAG #12618198
Catherine (Tierney) Ziegenfuss, 47, b. 1834 in Cork, Ireland. Catherine’s father is Felix Tierney b. 1802 in Ireland and died 22 Apr 1907 in Pleasanton, Alameda, CA. She married Johann Georg Ziegenfuss on 14 Dec 1857 in Fremont, Alameda County, CA. Burial 24 Apr 1907 Fremont (Mission San Jose), CA.

Children of Catherine Tierney and Johann Georg Ziegenfuss :

Peter Antonio Maximilian Ziegenfuss, b. 26 Oct 1858 in Fremont, Alameda Co., CA. Married Margaret J. Martenstein on 11 Oct 1894 in San Francisco, CA. He died 22 Dec 1931 in Alameda Co., CA.

Joseph N. Ziegenfuss, b. 4 Dec 1859 in Fremont, Alameda Co., CA, d. 18 Nov 1932. Married Florence Eugenia Carey in 1882, she was born 15 Aug 1859 and died after 1900. Occupation: Clerk

Johann George Ziegenfuss, b. 29 Nov 1862 in Fremont, Alameda Co., d. 29 Sep 1943 in Pleasanton, Alameda Co., CA. He married Winnifred Wade. He is buried in Oakland, Alameda, CA. Occupation: Butcher.

Thomas Graham Ziegenfuss, b. 23 Dec 1864 in Fremont, Alameda Co., CA, d. 1 Oct 1933 In Pleasanton, Alameda Co., CA. He married Edith Gertrude Buttner on 16 Apr 1890 in Sunol, Alameda, CA. Buried in Pleasanton, Alameda, CA. Occupation: Butcher.

Thomas Graham Ziegenfuss married Edith Gertrude Buttner on 16 April 1890 in Sunol, Alameda, California.


Thomas Howard Ziegenfuss Sr., Wife - Meta Stovahan 1896-1965

George Wilfred Ziegenfuss Sr., FAG #137792592

Joseph Lincoln Ziegenfuss, FAG #11597015

Catherine Elizabeth Ziegenfuss, FAG # 187177109

Donna Louise Ziegenfuss, FAG #187177237

Mary Edith Ziegenfuss (Hansen, Tickner, Proctor) Howard Chester Hansen b. 1909.


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 187177284
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Thomas Graham Ziegenfuss (23 Dec 1865–1 Oct 1933), Find a Grave Memorial no. 187177284, citing Pleasanton Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Pleasanton, Alameda County, California, USA ; Maintained by Julie (contributor 47423887) .