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 Casper Wirtz

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Casper Wirtz

  • Birth 14 Nov 1834 Germany
  • Death 17 Mar 1906 Brinsmade, Benson County, North Dakota, USA
  • Burial Leeds, Benson County, North Dakota, USA
  • Memorial ID 92812973

As a young child Casper went with his parents to Ontario, Canada. In 1859 he married Wilhelmina Mittleburg Richter. In 1862 they settled at Northfield, Minn., until they moved to their farm near Brinsmade ND, about 1903.
He was a man of strong character, honored and respected by all who knew him. In early years he was Roman Catholic and later was a devout member of the Moravian Episcopal church. He was 71 years 4 months 3 days.


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Inscription

They steer their course to the quiet shore,
Not parted long, and now to part no more.

Gravesite Details Family tombstone made of granite.

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  • Created by: Susan Powell Rose
  • Added: 30 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 92812973
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Casper Wirtz (14 Nov 1834–17 Mar 1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 92812973, citing Leeds Cemetery, Leeds, Benson County, North Dakota, USA ; Maintained by Susan Powell Rose (contributor 47686923) .