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George PFEIFFER

Male 1853 - 1926  (73 years)


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  • Name George PFEIFFER 
    Born 7 Apr 1853  OH Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Burial South Union Cemetery, Napanee, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 11 Aug 1926  Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) A household headed by George PEIFFER is listed in the 1880 census of Locke Township, Elkhart County, IN.

      George is listed in the 1880 census as a farmer who was then 27 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, he was born in about 1853. According to the 1880 census, he was born in OH, his father was born in W??rttemberg[, Germany], and his mother was born in PA.

      Listed with George is his wife, Mary M., who was then 17 years of age; therefore, according to the 1880 census, she was born in about 1863. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IN, and both of her parents were born in OH.

      Also listed with George is his daughter, Lizzie J., who was then 5 months old; according to the 1880 census, she was born in January 1880. According to the 1880 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in OH, and her mother was born in IN.

      (2) A household headed by George PFEIFFER is listed in the 1900 census of Locke Township, Elkhart County, IN.

      George is listed in the 1900 census as a farmer who was then 47 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in April 1853. According to the 1900 census, he was born in OH, his father was born in Germany, and his mother was born in OH.

      Listed with George is his wife, Mary M., who was then 38 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in September 1862. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IN, and both of her parents were born in OH.

      According to the 1900 census, George and Mary M. had been married 21 years as of the time of the 1900 census, and Mary M. was then the mother of two children, both of whom were then living.

      Also listed with George is his daughter, Lizzie J., who was then 20 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in December 1879. According to the 1900 census, she was born in IN, her father was born in OH, and her mother was born in IN.

      Also listed with George is his son, William E., who was then 15 years of age. According to the 1900 census, he was born in August 1894. According to the 1900 census, he was born in IN, his father was born in OH, and his mother was born in IN.

      Also listed with George is his mother, Barbara, a widow who was then 76 years of age. According to the 1900 census, she was born in July 1823. According to the 1900 census, she was born in OH, and both of her parents were born in OH. Also, according to the 1900 census, she was then the mother of seven children, five of whom were then living.

      (3) Obituary Index to the Elkhart Truth <http://www.elkhart.lib.in.us/elkhart.hp/html/obit_db.html>:

      Elkhart Public Library

      Obituary Index to the Elkhart Truth [a newspaper]:

      Name: Pfeiffer, George
      Obituary Date: August 11, 1926
      Newspaper Section: Page 2
      Date of Death: August 11, 1926
      Date of Birth:

      (4) www.findagrave.com:

      George Pfeiffer
      Birth: 1853
      Death: 1926

      Family links: Spouse: Mary M Berry Pfeiffer (1862 - 1937)

      Burial: South Union Cemetery, Nappanee, Elkhart County, Indiana, USA

      Created by: Karen K
      Record added: Jun 07, 2012
      Find A Grave Memorial# 91516609
    Person ID I2015  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 

    Father Johann Augustin Christoph PFEIFFER,   b. 18 Jan 1810, Marbach, W??rttemberg [now Baden-W??rttemberg], Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Dec 1871, Nappanee, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Barbara SHUNK,   b. 14 Jul 1823, PA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1903, Nappanee, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 4 May 1852  Holmes County, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

    • (1) Dodd, Jordan, Liahona Research, Comp., Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900 [database online], Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2001:

      PFEIFFER, AUGUST
      Spouse: SHANK, BARBARA
      Marriage Date: 4 May 1852
      County: Holmes
      State: OH
    Family ID F706  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Margaret BERRY,   b. 12 Sep 1862, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1937, Napanee, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 10 Nov 1878  Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • (1) Ancestry.com, Indiana Marriage Records Index, 1845-1920. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2000:

      Elkhart County, Indiana
      Index to Marriage Record
      1850 - 1920 Inclusive
      Volume III
      Letters L - Q Inclusive
      Name: Geo. Pfeiffer
      Spouse: Mary M. Derry [sic]
      Marriage Date: 10 Nov 1878
      Book: 5
      OSPage: 197
      County: Elkhart
    Children 
     1. Mervin William PFEIFFER,   b. 19 Aug 1884, Locke Township, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 1960, Locke Township, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     2. Lizzie Jane PFEIFFER,   b. 15 Dec 1879, Elkhart County, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941  (Age 61 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 12 Nov 2017 22:51:11 
    Family ID F1611  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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  • Sources 
    1. Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Details: Citation Text: (1) Ohio, Marriages, 1803-1900 [database online],Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2001: Name: August Pfeiffer Gender: Male Spouse: Barbara Shank Spouse Gender: Female Marriage Date: 4 May 1852 County: Holmes State: Ohio.