Saturday, April 20, 2013

Valentine BLITZ and Margretha LUTZ family

Valentine Blitz was born in 1828 in Hesse-Darmstadt. He was the son of Catherine. He arrived in New York City on 9 August 1852 aboard the ship Genl Dunlop.

He married Margretha Lutz. Margretha was born 23 September 1837 in Hesse-Darmstadt.

Valentine and Margretha lived in Williamsport, Lycoming County, Pennsylvania and attended St. Boniface Catholic Church.

Margretha died on 18 November 1897 in Williamsport. Valentine died in 1898. They were both buried in St. Boniface Cemetery.

Valentine and Margretha had 8 children, all born in Williamsport:
  1. Eva Catherine Blitz (27 Oct 1857 -25 Feb 1939) married Frank Anselm Haefner (277 Jul 1853 - 25 Nov 1933).
  2. Anna Maria Blitz (23 Apr 1860 - 12 Jan 1953). Anna never married.
  3. Margretha Blitz (11 Jun 1861 - 19 Oct 1934) married Charles L Snyder (Apr 1858 - 12 Dec 1934).
  4. Magdalena Blitz (22 Mar 1864 - 12 Mar 1926) married Frank J Gaus (28 Aug 1863 - 10 Apr 1932).
  5. Joseph Blitz (29 Mar 1869 - 30 Aug 1879).
  6. Wilhelm Bernard Blitz (12 Oct 1872 - 16 Oct 1937) married Catherine Uebelhoer (25 Dec 1869 - 16 Dec 1934).
  7. Adam Blitz (8 Jun 1875 - 18 Oct 1947) married Mary B Houck (Oct 1873 - ?).
  8. Mary Margaret Blitz (11 May 1880 - 26 Mar 1953) married Frederick Sylvester Bertin (18 Nov 1879 - 9 May 1941).
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