Maerz Family Genealogy Forum
I got your e-mail from the Gem Form. I have some names, but I don't know how they are connected yet. Edward M. Maerz--b. Sept. 1827, 72 yrs old, married Franziska ?--b. Oct.1834, 40 yrs old, they had 12 children. They were married 40 yrs. Not sure if they counted the grandchildren or not. Ervin Maerz--b. Nov.1870, 29 yrs old, married Alta ?--b.March 1874,26 yrs old, had 2 chlidren & was married for 6 yrs. There kids names was Katie--b. Dec. 1895, 4 yrs old & Heelina--b. March 1899, 1 yr old. They all lived in Germany. I don't have the maiden names of the wifes yet, but when I get them I'll send them to you. Then there was my side of the family. Louis--b.Sept. 1855, who was 44 yrs old, married Mary ?--July 1866, who was 33 yrs old, they was married for 17 yrs & had 3 children. There names was Freddie--b. April 1884, 16 yrs old; Eddie--b. Aug.1886, 13 yrs old ( my grandfather); & Tilda--b. Aug. 1893, she was 6 yrs old. This was from the July 5th, 1900 cenus records at the Library in La Porte, Ind. where I found the information.
If you have any information that I can use or find some, please let me know. I'm having a hard time finding anything about them.