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Re: Holzer family, from Switzerland
Posted by: Toni Richard Turk Date: March 06, 2000 at 19:14:50
In Reply to: Re: Holzer family, from Switzerland by John Holzer of 200

John can you tie this in with your records?

Magdalena Holzer, born February 27, 1835; died October 31, 1887 in Independence, Cuyahoga, OH. She was the daughter of Joseph Holzer and Alphia. She married Marcus Walcher January 08, 1856 in Cleveland, Cuyahoga, OH.

Notes for Magdalena Holzer:

Date of birth also encountered as 25 Sep 1835.

The 1880 census gives her place of birth as Switzerland. Her death record gives it as Cleveland. Magdalena was a Catholic.

1. 1860 census - Cuyahoga Co., OH: Brooklyn, p. 34 [386], 278/280 [p.o.b. Switzerland; GS film # 0803954].
2. 1870 census - Cuyahoga Co., OH: 12th Ward, Cleveland, p. 95, 738/792.
3. 1880 census - Cuyahoga Co., OH: Independence Twp., E.D. 65, p. 3 1 [196A], 281/295.
4. Marriage license application [Magdalena Holtzer][GS film # 0872468].
5. Death record [quinsy] [maiden name Halsur] [GS film # 0879243].

More About Magdalena Holzer:
Burial: November 1887, Maple Shade Cem., Independence, Cuyahoga, OH

Generation No. 2

Joseph Holzer, born Abt. 1803; died April 1855. He married Alphia Abt. 1828. Alphia, born Abt. 1807.

Notes for Joseph Holzer:

1. Daughter's marriage record [Holtzer].
2. Daughter's death record [Halsur].

Notes for Alphia:

Alphia may be a contraction of Alphina.

1. Daughter's marriage record [Holtzer].
2. Daughter's death record [Halsur].


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