Frank Joseph Miller

M, ID No. 1321, b. 16 February 1882, d. 12 July 1950
FatherJoseph Miller b. 6 Sep 1838, d. 12 Dec 1899
MotherSophia Boos b. 21 Aug 1844, d. 9 Aug 1906
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Mary M. Herman – children:


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Birth*Frank Joseph Miller was born on 16 February 1882 in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.1,2 
He was the son of Joseph Miller and Sophia Boos
BaptismHe was baptized on 24 February 1882 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. The baptism was performed at Assumption Church in Reedtown by the Rev. Bapt. Biernbaum. Godparents were Joseph Daniel and Margaret Daniel.1 
(sons) Census 1900Frank was listed as a son in the household of Sophia Miller (given age 55) on the 1900 Census in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.3 
(Witness) MarriageFrank Joseph Miller was a witness at John Amil Miller and Rosa Ottillia Holmer's wedding on 18 January 1905 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.4,5 
Marriage*Frank married Mary M. Herman, daughter of Frank Herman and Magdalena Beat, on 21 November 1906 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. The marriage was performed by the Rev. Julius Heffner.6 
(neighbor) Census 1910Frank was listed as a neighbor of John Miller (given age 64) on the 1910 Census recorded 4 March 1910 in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.7 
Census 1920*Frank Miller (given age 37) was listed as the head of household on the 1920 Census recorded 22 January 1920 in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. The official date of this census was 1 Jan 1920. Also living in the household were his wife, recorded as Mary Miller (given age 31), his sons, recorded as Herman Miller (given age 12), Norman Miller (given age 10) and Raymond Miller (given age 1 month). Frank farmed his own land in Reed.8 
Death*Frank died on 12 July 1950 in Willard Hospital, located in Willard, Huron County, Ohio, at age 68. He died in Willard Hospital after a long illness.9,2 
Burial*He was buried on 15 July 1950 in Assumption Cemetery, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. The funeral Mass was held at St. Stephen's Catholic Church in St. Stephen, Ohio, with burial in Reed Assumption Cemetery.9,2 
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Citations

  1. [S297] Franciscum Josephus Miller, Baptismal entry, 24 Feb 1882, "Liber Baptismorum Congregationes Assumptionis Beatae Mariae Virginis, Diocesis Clevelandensis, fondata Anno D. 1867," (photocopy of original church book provided by James Daniel, Los Angeles), 1882, item 4, Original document at the St. Michael's (now St. Gaspar) parish office, Frank, Seneca County, Ohio.
  2. [S334] Obituary of Frank J. Miller, The Advertiser-Tribune, Tiffin, Ohio (13 Jul 1950), p. 4A, col. 1.
  3. [S1134] Sphia Miller household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1320, Enumeration District 115, Supervisor's District 12, sheet 136B, dwelling 152, family 159.
  4. [S293] John Miller & Rosa Holmer, Marriage Return, 16 Feb 1905, Marriage Book 5B: 125, Seneca County Courthouse, Tiffin, Seneca County, Ohio.
  5. [S294] Johannem Miller and Rosam Holmer, Marriage entry, 18 Jan 1905, "Liber Matrimoniorum Congregationis Assumptionis Beatae Mariae Virginis, Diocesis Clevelandensis, initiens Anno Dom. 1867," ( photocopy of original church book provided by James Daniel, Los Angeles), 1905, item 2, Original document at the St. Michael's (now St. Gaspar) parish office, Frank, Seneca County, Ohio.
  6. [S298] Frank Miller & Mary Herman, Marriage Return, 17 Dec 1906, Seneca County Marriage Book 5B: p. 145, Seneca County Courthouse, Tiffin, Seneca County, Ohio.
  7. [S1135] John Miller family, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-624, 1,178 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1229, Enumeration District 168, Supervisor's District 12, sheet 222B, dwelling 178, family 180.
  8. [S1136] Frank Miller household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-625, 2,076 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1432, Enumeration District 137, Supervisor District 6, page 242B, line 53, dwelling 188, family 187.
  9. [S25] Seneca County Genealogical Society, comp., Seneca County, Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (Tiffin, Ohio: Seneca County Genealogical Society, 1987), p. 530.

Edward Albin Miller

M, ID No. 1322, b. 11 August 1887, d. 10 August 1939
FatherJoseph Miller b. 6 Sep 1838, d. 12 Dec 1899
MotherSophia Boos b. 21 Aug 1844, d. 9 Aug 1906
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Honora Felter – children:


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Biography*Edward was a farmer near Attica in Venice township. Before he married Honora in 1917, he farmed with his brother, Frank and Mary [Herman] Miller, in Reed township. 
Birth*Edward Albin Miller was born on 11 August 1887 in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.1,2,3 
BaptismHe was baptized on 12 August 1887 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. His godparents were Frank Daniel and Rosa Miller.1 
He was the son of Joseph Miller and Sophia Boos
Birth2Conflicting evidence states that Edward was born on 16 August 1887 in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. 4.5 
(sons) Census 1900Edward was listed as a son in the household of Sophia Miller (given age 55) on the 1900 Census in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.6 
Marriage*Edward married Honora Felter on 9 January 1917 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. The wedding was officiated by the Rev. Nicholas Welsch. Witnesses were John Schreiner and Cecilia Schreiner.7 
Death*Edward died on 10 August 1939 in Willard, Huron County, Ohio, at age 51. At the time of his death, Albert had retired from farming. He was gored by a steer while helping his nephew, Albert Miller, unload a railcar of western cattle in the rail yards in Attica. He later died of his injuries, which included a fractured skull, at Willard Municipal Hospital.8,2,3 
Burial*He was buried on 14 August 1939 in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery, located in Attica, Seneca County, Ohio. The funeral was held at the Chilcote Funeral Home in Attica, with the funeral Mass at Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Attica, and burial in the parish cemetery.8,2,3 
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Citations

  1. [S289] Albinus Eduardus Miller, Baptismal entry, 11 Aug 1887, "Liber Baptismorum Congregationes Assumptionis Beatae Mariae Virginis, Diocesis Clevelandensis, fondata Anno D. 1867," (photocopy of original church book provided by James Daniel, Los Angeles, CA), 1887, entry no. 15, Original document at the St. Michael's (now St. Gaspar) parish office, Frank, Seneca County, Ohio.
  2. [S340] Obituary of Edward Albin Miller, The Advertiser-Tribune, Tiffin, Ohio (10 Aug 1939), p. 1, col. 1.
  3. [S460] Edward Albin Miller, Death Certificate No. 49108, 12 Aug 1939, Archives Library, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.
  4. The county birth register disagrees by five days with the church baptism record. Since the church record is more likely to have been made the day of the event, it is taken to be the correct date. The county records have proven to be unreliable for other events in this report.
  5. [S209] Seneca County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth and Death Records, vol. 4 (1887-1903); Micropublication, 22 rolls, film no. 0388651 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), Births, p. 118.
  6. [S1134] Sphia Miller household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1320, Enumeration District 115, Supervisor's District 12, sheet 136B, dwelling 152, family 159.
  7. [S224] Edward Miller and Honora Felter, Marriage entry, 9 Jan 1917, "Liber Matrimoniorum Congregationes Assumptionis Beatae Mariae Virginis, Diocesis Clevelandensis, initens Anno Dom. 1867," ( photocopy of original church book provided by James Daniel, Los Angeles, California), 1916, item 2, Original document at the St. Michael's (now St. Gaspar) parish office, Frank, Seneca County, Ohio.
  8. [S25] Seneca County Genealogical Society, comp., Seneca County, Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (Tiffin, Ohio: Seneca County Genealogical Society, 1987), p. 658, col. 2, row 13, lot 5.
  9. [S1595] Margaret Jane Miller, Ohio Death Certificate No. 20684 (filed 14 Mar 1936), FamilySearch Labs Record Search (http://search.labs.familysearch.org), Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, d. 14 Mar 1936.

George John Schwartz

M, ID No. 1323, b. 30 September 1844, d. 30 October 1917
George John Schwartz (1844-1917)
FatherJohann Schwartz b. 24 Jan 1818, d. 1845
MotherElizabeth Schwartz b. 12 Jul 1820, d. 6 Oct 1891

Spouse: Elizabeth Miller – children:


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Life Events

Birth*George John Schwartz was born on 30 September 1844 in Oberbexbach, Saar-Pfalz, Saarland, Germany. 1.2,3 
He was the son of Johann Schwartz and Elizabeth Schwartz
(child) ImmigrationGeorge John Schwartz was a child travelling with immigrant Johann Schwartz when he immigrated from Germany to Huron County, Ohio, arriving 12 June 1845 in New York, New York County, New York. On the passenger list, George was listed in error between his grandparents with a given age of 50. George was born in 1844 so we know he immigrated with his parents in 1845.4 
Marriage LicenseGeorge John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller obtained a marriage license on 6 November 1869 in Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio.5 
Marriage*George married Elizabeth Miller, daughter of Joseph Miller and Catherine Pabst, on 17 November 1869 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio. The wedding ceremony was a dual wedding with John Miller and Elizabeth Seasly, George's half-sister. The minister was the Rev. Nicholas Gales. Witnesses were Peter Braun, John Cerrler, Maria Suessel, and Margaret Braun.5,6 
(godparent) BaptismGeorge became George Miller's godparent at his baptism on 10 July 1875 in Assumption Church, located in Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio.7 
Census*In the 1880 Census, George was listed as a head of household on 7 June 1880 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. In 1880, George, age 34, and Elizabeth, age 27,farmed in Bismarck. They have five children: Katie, age 9; Johnni, age 7; George, age 4; Mary, age 2; and Willie, age 1.8 
Census 1900*George Swartz (given age 54) was listed as the head of household on the 1900 Census recorded 12 June 1900 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. The official date of this census was 1 Jun 1900. Also living in the household were his wife, recorded as Elizabeth Swartz (given age 48), his sons, recorded as Freddie Swartz (given age 17) and Edward Swartz (given age 10), his daughters, recorded as Katie Swartz (given age 29) and Louisa Swartz (given age 12). In 1900, George and Elizabeth farmed their own land in Sherman township. They were married 31 years and four of their children still lived with them. Elizabeth was the mother of nine children, eight of whom were still living. George's date of immigration was given as 1846 and Elizabeth's as 1852..9 
Census 1910*George Swartz (given age 63) was listed as the head of household on the 1910 Census recorded 4 May 1910 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. The official date of this census was 15 Apr 1910. Also living in the household were his wife, recorded as Elisabeth Swartz (given age 56), his sons, recorded as Willie Swartz (given age 31), Fred Swartz (given age 27) and Edd Swartz (given age 20), his daughter, recorded as Louisa Swartz (given age 23). George and Elizabeth farmed their own land in Sherman Township. They had 9 children, 8 of them still living in 1910. Willie worked as a carpenter, while Edd and Fred worked on the farm.10 
Death*George died on 30 October 1917 in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio, at age 73.2 
Burial*He was buried on 2 November 1917 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.2,11 
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Citations

  1. The Oberbexbach civil birth record, filed in Limbach the day after the birth, gives September 30 as the date of birth. The tombstone and the death certificate list the date as September 29, information provided by a son, Frederick. Since the birth record is primary, September 30 is taken to be the date of birth. Note: The birth record also contains the annotation in the border: "1846 nach Amerika".
  2. [S261] George John Schwartz, Death Certificate No. 67481, 31 Oct 1917, Archives Library, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.
  3. [S410] Johann Georg Schwarz, Civil record of birth, 1844. entry no. 39, 1 Oct 1844, Stadtarchiv Zweibrücken, Zweibrücken, Stadtkreis Zweibrücken, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany.
  4. [S421] Jean Schwartz; SS NORTH CAROLINA Passenger Manifest, June 12, 1845; Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New York; Photocopy provided by Marjorie Bardeen, Warrenville, Illinois; National Archives, Washington DC.
  5. [S260] George Swarts & Elizabeth Miller, Marriage Return, 21 Feb 1869, Huron County Marriage Records, 1866-1878, Marriage Book 2: 188, license no. 1133, The Genealogical Society of Utah, Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah.
  6. [S392] Schwarz and Elisabethar Muelle, Marriage entry, 17 Nov 1869, "Liber Matrimoniorum Congregationes Assumptionis Beatae Mariae Virginis, Diocesis Clevelandensis, initiens Anno D. 1867," ( photocopy of original provided by James Daniel, Los Angeles),.
  7. [S291] Georgius Miller, Baptismal entry, 10 Jul 1875, "Liber Baptismorum Congregationes Assumptionis Beatae Mariae Virginis, Diocesis Clevelandensis, fondata Anno D. 1867," (photocopy of original church book provided by James Daniel, Los Angeles, CA), 1875, item 4, Original document at the St. Michael's (now St. Gaspar) parish office, Frank, Seneca County, Ohio.
  8. [S265] George Schwartz, 1880 U.S. Census, Population Schedule, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio, Enumeration District 156, Supervisor District 6, page 240B, dwelling 49, family 50, Micropublication T9, National Archives, Washington, DC.
  9. [S1134] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1288, Enumeration District 40, Supervisor's District 13, sheet 310B, dwelling 78, family 78.
  10. [S1135] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-624, 1,178 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1200, Enumeration District 47, Supervisor's District 13, page 256B, family 101.
  11. [S262] George J. Schwartz Tombstone, Saint Sebastian's Cemetery, Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio; Read and photographed by author, Jul 1993.

Catherine Schwartz

F, ID No. 1324, b. 1 September 1870, d. 21 August 1941
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Joseph Shank – child:


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Birth*Catherine Schwartz was born on 1 September 1870 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1,2 
BaptismShe was baptized on 2 September 1870 in St. Sebastian's Church, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. Sponsors were Ignatz Siesel and Katharin Miller.2 
She was the daughter of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
(daughters) Census 1900Katie was listed as a daughter in the household of George Swartz (given age 54) on the 1900 Census in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3 
Marriage*Catherine married Joseph Shank, son of Elry Schank and Rose Felter, on 18 June 1901 in St. Sebastian's Church, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.4 
Death*Catherine died on 21 August 1941 in Huron County, Ohio, at age 70.5,6 
Burial*She was buried after 21 August 1941 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.5,6 
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Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 39, no. 71.
  2. [S1074] Records of St. Sebastian Catholic Church, Bismarck, Huron County, Ohio; Baptisms 1848-1908; Micropublication, 1 roll, roll no. 2320983, item 3 (Bowling Green, Ohio: Center for Archival Collection, Bowling Green State University, 2002), p. 74, 1870, entry for Katharina, dau. of George Schwarz and Katharina Müller, b. 1 Sep 1870, bap. 2 Sep 1870.
  3. [S1134] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1288, Enumeration District 40, Supervisor's District 13, sheet 310B, dwelling 78, family 78.
  4. [S569] Huron County, Ohio Probate Court; Marriage Records, Vol. 8 (1899-1903); Micropublication, film no. 0410263, item 2 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 311, license no. 621, issued 31 May 1901 to Joseph Schank and Katherine Schwartz, returned 8 Jul 1901 by Rev. Theodore Litterst, pastor at St. Sebastian's Church.
  5. [S561] Huron County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society, comp., Huron County, Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (Norwalk, Ohio: The Huron County Chapter, OGS, 1997), entry for Catherine Shank, 1870-1941, wife of Joseph, bur. St. Sebastian Cemetery, sec. B, row 7, lot 1.
  6. [S1250] Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health, http://www.ancestry.com, original data from Ohio Department of Health, Index to Annual Deaths, 1958-2002; and Division of Vital Statistics, Death Certificates and index, December 20, 1908-December 31, 1953, entry for Catherine Shank, d. 21 Aug 1941 Huron County.

John Joseph Swartz

M, ID No. 1325, b. 18 December 1872, d. 1946
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Katherine M. Schank – children:


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Life Events

Birth*John Joseph Swartz was born on 18 December 1872 in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1,2 
He was the son of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
BaptismHe was baptized on 25 December 1872 in St. Sebastian's Church, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. Baptismal sponsors were Josephus Philipp and Magdalena Bisel.2 
Marriage*John married Katherine M. Schank, daughter of Frank Schenk and Margaret Ball, on 28 September 1897 in St. Sebastian's Church, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3 
Death*John died in 1946.4 
Burial*He was buried in 1946 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.4 
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Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 75, entry no. 463 for John J. Swartz.
  2. [S1074] Records of St. Sebastian Catholic Church, Bismarck, Huron County, Ohio; Baptisms 1848-1908; Micropublication, 1 roll, roll no. 2320983, item 3 (Bowling Green, Ohio: Center for Archival Collection, Bowling Green State University, 2002), p. 81, 1872, entry for Johannes Josephum, saon of Georgii Schwarz and Elisabetha Miller, b. 18 Dec 1872, bap. 25 Dec. 1872.
  3. [S564] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Marriage Records, Vol. 7 (1896-1899); Micropublication, film no. 0410263, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 162, license no. 162 for Johannes Schwarz and Katharina Schenk, returned by Theodore Litterst.
  4. [S318] John J. and Katie M. Swartz Tombstone, Saint Sebastian's Cemetery, Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio; Read and photographed by author, Jul 1993.

George Francis Swartz

M, ID No. 1326, b. 16 June 1875, d. 17 April 1951
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Rosa Cecelia Daniels – children:


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Life Events

Birth*George Francis Swartz was born on 16 June 1875 in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
Birth2Conflicting evidence states that George was born on 16 June 1874 in Huron County, Ohio. On his World War I draft registration form, George gave his date of birth to be 16 Jun 1874, a year earlier than the date recorded in the Huron County birth records. 1875 is the year used on his tombstone and is believed to be the correct year of birth.2 
He was the son of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
Marriage*George married Rosa Cecelia Daniels, daughter of John Daniel and Regina Ruth, on 8 February 1900 in St. Sebastian's Church, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3 
Census 1900*George Swartz (given age 24) was listed as the head of household on the 1900 Census recorded 7 June 1900 in York Township, Sandusky County, Ohio. The official date of this census was 1 Jun 1900. Also living in the household were his wife, recorded as Rosa C. Swartz (given age 22), his brother, recorded as William J. Swartz (given age 21). In 1900, George and Rosa were newly married and living in York Township with George's brother, William. Both George and William worked as day laborers.4 
Census 1910*George F. Swartz (given age 34) was listed as the head of household on the 1910 Census recorded 6 May 1910 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. The official date of this census was 15 Apr 1910. Also living in the household were his wife, recorded as Rosa Swartz (given age 32), his daughters, recorded as Minnie Swartz (given age 5) and Lauretta Swartz (given age 1/12). George and Rosa were now farming in Sherman township. They were married for ten years and their two daughters, Minnie and Rosa, were living with them. Some of their neighbors included Aloys Miller, Fred Bumb, Barbara Diehm, Jacob Gerhardstein, Joseph Boos, George Daniel, Jacob Heitz, and Anthony Ruffing.5 
Mlt WW I draft reg*He registered for the WWI draft on 12 September 1917 in Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio. George gave his year of birth to be 16 Jun 1874 in Huron County, Ohio. He reported he was married and employed on his own farm in Attica. The clerk described him as of medium height and build, with grey hair and blue eyes.6 
Census 1920*George Swartz (given age 44) was listed as the head of household on the 1920 Census recorded 16 January 1920 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. The official date of this census was 1 Jan 1920. Also living in the household were his wife, recorded as Rose Swartz (given age 42), his daughters, recorded as Loretta Swartz (given age 9) and Minnie Swartz (given age 15). George and Rose continued to farm in Sherman, living with their two daughters. George's brother, Edward, and his wife Frances lived nearby.7 
Death*George died on 17 April 1951 in Huron County, Ohio, at age 75.8,9 
Burial*He was buried after 17 April 1951 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.9 
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Last Edited15 Sep 2007

Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 109, entry no. 160 for George Schwartz.
  2. [S1126] 1917-18 World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards; Ancestry online database (Provo, UT: Ancestry.com, 2002); Micropublication M1509, 20,243 rolls; National Archives and Records Administration, entry for George Frank Swartz of Attica, Huron County, Ohio, b. 16 Jun 1874.
  3. [S569] Huron County, Ohio Probate Court; Marriage Records, Vol. 8 (1899-1903); Micropublication, film no. 0410263, item 2 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 134, license no. 267, issued February 5, 1900 to George F. Swartz and Rosa C. Daniel, returned March 22, 1900 by Theodore Litterst.
  4. [S1134] U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, George Swartz household, roll T623 1318, Enumerator District 92, Supervisor District 12, page 3B, line 36, dwelling 63, family 64.
  5. [S1135] U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-624, 1,178 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, George F. Swartz household, roll T624_1200, Page 6B, Enumeration District 47, Supervisor District 13, line 76, family 115.
  6. [S1126] 1917-18 World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, , roll 1832322, entry for George Frank Swartz of Attica, Huron County, Ohio, b. 16 Jun 1874.
  7. [S1136] U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-625, 2,076 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, George Swartz household, roll T625_1398, Page 4A, Enumeration District 65, Supervisor District 6, line 44, dwelling 72, family 73.
  8. [S1320] Elizabeth Swartz and John Swartz Indented Descendant Report, Email received 5 Feb 2005 from Mary Lu Eldred, Willard, Ohio. Based on data from family members, cemetery and church records, and newspaper obituaries, no sources cited, entry for family of George Francis Swartz and Rose Cecelia Daniel.
  9. [S561] Huron County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society, comp., Huron County, Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (Norwalk, Ohio: The Huron County Chapter, OGS, 1997), p. 842, col. 2, sec. D, row 5, lot 2.

Mary Sophia Schwartz

F, ID No. 1327, b. 16 October 1877, d. 13 April 1926
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: William Edward Shank – children:


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Life Events

Common NameShe was usually known as Mamie. 
Birth*Mary Sophia Schwartz was born on 16 October 1877 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1,2 
She was the daughter of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
Marriage*Mary married William Edward Shank, son of Frank Schenk and Margaret Ball, on 22 February 1898 in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. They were married in St. Sebastian's Church.3,1 
Death*Mary died on 13 April 1926 in Huron County, Ohio, at age 48.4,5 
Burial*She was buried after 13 April 1926 in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, located in Bellevue, Huron County, Ohio.5 
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Last Edited9 May 2008

Citations

  1. [S407] William Schank, 1900 US Census, Population Schedule, Reed Township, Seneca County, Ohio, sheet 136A, Supervisor District 12, Enumeration District 115, dwelling 136, family 143, Micropublication T623, Reel 1320, National Archives, Washington, DC.
  2. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 134, entry no. 19 for Mary Sopha Schwartz.
  3. [S1321] Denise Pitzen, comp., Master Sorted Church Record Index, a database containing baptism, marriage, and death records extracted from the books of St. Sebastian, St. Michael, and Reed Assumption churches (Curtice, Ohio: Denise Pitzen, 2003-2007), entry for Gulielmus Schenk and Maria Schwarz, mar. 22 Feb 1898 in St. Sebastian Church.
  4. [S1250] Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health, http://www.ancestry.com, original data from Ohio Department of Health, Index to Annual Deaths, 1958-2002; and Division of Vital Statistics, Death Certificates and index, December 20, 1908-December 31, 1953, entry for Mary S. Shank, d. 13 Apr 1926.
  5. [S561] Huron County Chapter of Ohio Genealogical Society, comp., Huron County, Ohio Cemetery Inscriptions (Norwalk, Ohio: The Huron County Chapter, OGS, 1997), p. 282, col. 1, Old sec., row 28, lot 31, entry for Mary S. Shank, 1877-1926.

William Schwartz

M, ID No. 1328, b. 17 February 1879, d. 13 December 1934
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

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Life Events

Biography*William never married. He was living in Bellevue, Ohio in 1913 when his mother died - he was informant for Elizabeth Millwer's death certificate. He was living in Havana, Ohio at time of death. 
Birth*William Schwartz was born on 17 February 1879 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
He was the son of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
(brother) Census 1900William was listed as a brother in the household of George Swartz (given age 24) on the 1900 Census in York Township, Sandusky County, Ohio.2 
(sons) Census 1910Willie was listed as a son in the household of George Swartz (given age 63) on the 1910 Census recorded 4 May 1910 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3 
Employment*William was self-employed as a carpenter in Huron County, Ohio
Death*William died on 13 December 1934 in Toledo State Hospital, located in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio, at age 55. He died in Toledo State Hospital from bronchial pneumonia.4,5 
Burial*He was buried on 17 December 1934 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio. Burial was in St. Sebastian's Cemetery in Bismarck.4,5 
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Last Edited29 Jun 2009

Citations

  1. [S441] Huron County, Ohio, Probate Court; Birth Records, Vol. 1 (1867-1881); Micropublication, 2 rolls, film no. 0410277, item 1 (Salt Lake City: The Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965), p. 150, no. 159.
  2. [S1134] U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, George Swartz household, roll T623 1318, Enumerator District 92, Supervisor District 12, page 3B, line 36, dwelling 63, family 64.
  3. [S1135] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-624, 1,178 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1200, Enumeration District 47, Supervisor's District 13, page 256B, family 101.
  4. [S57] William Schwartz, Death Certificate 74344, December 17, 1934, Archives Library, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.
  5. [S58] William Schwartz Tombstone, Saint Sebastian's Cemetery, Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio; Read and photographed by author, Jul 1993.

Frederick John Swartz

M, ID No. 1329, b. 16 February 1883, d. 31 August 1964
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Antionette Maria Kocher – child:


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Life Events

Employment*Frederick was employed as a farm laborer. 
Biography*Living in Attica, Ohio in 1917 when father died-was informant for George Schwartz' death certificate. 
Birth*Frederick John Swartz was born on 16 February 1883 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
He was the son of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
(sons) Census 1900Freddie was listed as a son in the household of George Swartz (given age 54) on the 1900 Census in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.2 
(sons) Census 1910Fred was listed as a son in the household of George Swartz (given age 63) on the 1910 Census recorded 4 May 1910 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.3 
(informant) DeathFrederick John Swartz was the informant for the death certificate of George John Schwartz.4 
Marriage*Frederick married Antionette Maria Kocher, daughter of Soferry "Ferry" Xavier Kocher and Rose Lang, on 4 March 1919 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
Photo*This is the wedding photograph of Fred and Nettie. Fred is sitting on the left and Nettie on the right. Standing are Pete Zimmerman and Helen Claus. Photo courtesy of Mary Lu Eldred.
Swartz-Kocher Wedding
Death*Frederick died on 31 August 1964 in Huron County, Ohio, at age 81.1,5 
Burial*He was buried in September 1964 in St. Sebastian's Cemetery, located in Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.5
Fred and Nettie (Kocher) Swartz Gravestone
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Last Edited20 Oct 2010

Citations

  1. [S1320] Elizabeth Swartz and John Swartz Indented Descendant Report, Email received 5 Feb 2005 from Mary Lu Eldred, Willard, Ohio. Based on data from family members, cemetery and church records, and newspaper obituaries, no sources cited, entry for family of Fred J. Swartz and Nettie M. Kocher.
  2. [S1134] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1288, Enumeration District 40, Supervisor's District 13, sheet 310B, dwelling 78, family 78.
  3. [S1135] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-624, 1,178 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1200, Enumeration District 47, Supervisor's District 13, page 256B, family 101.
  4. [S261] George John Schwartz, Death Certificate No. 67481, 31 Oct 1917, Archives Library, Ohio Historical Society, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio.
  5. [S268] Frederick J. Swartz Tombstone, Saint Sebastian's Cemetery, Bismarck, Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio; Read and photographed by author, Jul 1993.

Louisa Anna Schwartz

F, ID No. 1330, b. 23 February 1887, d. 14 March 1973
FatherGeorge John Schwartz b. 30 Sep 1844, d. 30 Oct 1917
MotherElizabeth Miller b. 2 Jan 1852, d. 5 Nov 1913
Relationship1st cousin 3 times removed of David Velten

Spouse: Joseph A. Meyer – children:


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Life Events

Birth*Louisa Anna Schwartz was born on 23 February 1887 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio
She was the daughter of George John Schwartz and Elizabeth Miller
(daughters) Census 1900Louisa was listed as a daughter in the household of George Swartz (given age 54) on the 1900 Census in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.1 
(daughter) Census 1910Louisa was listed as a daughter in the household of George Swartz (given age 63) on the 1910 Census recorded 4 May 1910 in Sherman Township, Huron County, Ohio.2 
Marriage*Louisa married Joseph A. Meyer, son of John Jacob Meyer and Pauline Fritz, circa 1919 in Ohio.3 
(wife) Census 1930Louisa was listed as the wife of Joseph A. Meyer (given age 46) on the 1930 Census recorded 17 April 1930 in Thompson Township, Seneca County, Ohio.3 
Death*Louisa died on 14 March 1973 in Sandusky County, Ohio, at age 86.4 
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Last Edited26 Oct 2009

Citations

  1. [S1134] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-623, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1288, Enumeration District 40, Supervisor's District 13, sheet 310B, dwelling 78, family 78.
  2. [S1135] George Swartz household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Thirteenth Census of the United States, 1910: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-624, 1,178 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Roll 1200, Enumeration District 47, Supervisor's District 13, page 256B, family 101.
  3. [S1137] Joseph A. Meyer household, U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census, Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930: Population Schedule, Microfilm Publication T-626, 2,667 rolls, National Archives, Washington, DC, Thompson, Seneca, Ohio; Roll 1869, Page 10A, Enumeration District 36, line 36, dwelling 218, family 221.
  4. [S1250] Ohio Deaths, 1908-1932, 1938-2007 [database on-line], published by Ancestry.com and Ohio Department of Health, http://www.ancestry.com, original data from Ohio Department of Health, Index to Annual Deaths, 1958-2002; and Division of Vital Statistics, Death Certificates and index, December 20, 1908-December 31, 1953, cert. 023032, Louise A. Meyer, d. 14 Mar 1873 at age 86.