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 Mary Magdalena <I>Steitz</I> Dickes

Mary Magdalena Steitz Dickes

Death 19 Aug 1870 (aged 60)
Burial Padua, Mercer County, Ohio, USA
Plot Row 15
Memorial ID 29716089 · View Source
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Born in Germany in 1810, Mary Styles (or the more Germanic Maria Magdalena Steitz) and her husband Johann Phillip Dickes planned to emigrate to the United States. Her husband died prior to boarding the ship in 1852. A pregnant Mary and her ten children - John, Adam, Reinhardt, Philipena, Elizabeth, Henry, Louisa, Mary, Catherine and Barabara left Germany and travled through to England then on to New York Harbor aboard the ship, Southhampton arriving on January 2, 1853. Four days later she gave birth to her last son, Philip in New York.

She is recorded in 1860 census in Liberty, Mercer, Ohio and in 1870 census in Celina Post Office, Liberty, Mercer, Ohio.

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Stone reads:MARY M/WIFE OF/JOHN P/DICKES /DIED /Aug. 19, 1870 /AGED /60 y 2 m 2 d

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Magdalena Steitz Dickes (17 Jan 1810–19 Aug 1870), Find A Grave Memorial no. 29716089, citing Zion State Line Cemetery, Padua, Mercer County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Aggie (contributor 46870595) .