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Re: Help with 1913 OBIT please
Posted by: Jerri Strombeck (ID *****8880) Date: February 28, 2012 at 03:15:50
In Reply to: Help with 1913 OBIT please by Marsha of 1591

San Diego Union, 8/12/1913

MARSH-- In this city, 8/11/1913, George W. Marsh, husband of Katta Marsh, father of Arnie L. and Dr. Otto Marsh, Mrs. Lillian A. Culver and Mrs. Modesta Baxter of San Diego and Mrs. George Renz of Nebraska, brother of Mrs. Emma Thebo of Encinitas, CA and Wallace Marsh of Kansas City; a native of New York, 67y, 6m, 15d. Announcement of funeral services will be made later by Johnson, Connell, and Saum.

George W. Marsh, resident since 1884, died of apoplexy. Had a severe stroke 2 weeks ago, followed by a second one on Friday, left him unconscious until death.
Born NYC in 1846, entered the drug business as a young man, served as a druggist in the Civil War, 8th Batter, Wisconsin Light Artillery. 1870's, manufacturer of drugs in Kansas City.
Coming to SD in 1884 for his health, opened a drug store at 7th and E Sts. Later he bought the property on 7th and F. St, where Marsh Drug Store stands. He sold the business 8 years ago and retired.
In 1885 he married Miss Katta Wilhelmi of Washington, MO....Interment Odd Fellows' Cem.

SD Union, 7/19/1908
A picture of the imposing house that George W. Marsh built on the e. side of 16th St, between E and F Sts, for $6000. 3 retaining walls were built at a cost of $1000.

California Death Index, 1940-1997
about Otto George Marsh
Name: Otto George Marsh
Social Security #: 0
Sex: Male
Birth Date: 25 Dec 1886
Birthplace: California
Death Date: 13 Mar 1950
Death Place: San Diego
Mother's Maiden Name: Wilhemi
Father's Surname: Marsh

1900 census, San Diego Ward 6, San Diego, California
[San Diego]
Geo W Marsh 54 m 14 yrs NY f NY m NY
Kalta W Marsh 40 2 ch 2 liv MO f GER m GER
Otto G C Marsh 12 CA
Modesta A Marsh 10 CA
A L Marsh 31 WI

I saw Otto's obit and it said he was born in Encinitas.

Funeral Monday for Mrs. Marsh
Katta Marsh, 70, died following an operation
Lived in SD since 1886
son, Dr. Otto G. Marsh, SD; Mrs. Modesta A. Baxter, Holtville; stepd, Mrs. Lillian A. Culver, SD, and steps, A. L. Marsh, Bell City, CA...Interment I. O. O. F. Cem.

1870 census, Washington, Franklin, Missouri
Julius Wilhelmi 47 wood ware factory $18,000 worth of real estate, $1000 personal prop b Baden
Henerette Wilhelmi 35 b Sippe Detinold
Otto Wilhelmi 16 MO
Emilie Wilhelmi 15 AR
Louise Wilhelmi 12 AR
Catherina Wilhelmi 9 AR
Helene Wilhelmi 5/12 MO

Passenger List "Leibritz" 5/7/1849
Julius Wilhelmi 25 doctor from Lubeck

Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002
about Mr Julius Wilhelmi
Name: Mr Julius Wilhelmi
Marriage Date: 27 Apr 1865
Marriage County: Franklin
Spouse Name: Miss Henriette Heistermann

According to postings on the Net, Julius was first married to Louise Landfried, 1831-1863.

William Wilhelmi had fled to America with his two sons, who left because of the Baden revolution in 1849.

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