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Re: Wenz Family
Posted by: jc (ID *****5058) Date: May 31, 2006 at 00:35:34
In Reply to: Wenz Family by Nannette Lynn of 1108

I am not related, just sharing. For your review:
http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=mmcall&id=I02361
ID: I02361
Name: John Wenz 1 2
Sex: M
Birth: 17 OCT 1834 in Wurtemberg, Germany 3 4 5 2
Death: 15 JUN 1900 6
Burial: 18 JUN 1900 Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Calvary Cemetery 6
Event: Emmigrated Havre
Immigration: 18 DEC 1848 New Orleans, Louisiana
Note:
In the 1870 Census of the 6th Ward lists the following family John age 35 a Join Carpenter, Margaret age 28 from Bavaria, Clara age 7, John age 5 and George age 1. This would make John's year of birth at 1835, different from the one making application for naturalization above, however the children all match the family listed in the Emmanuel Church records.

The family lived on LaBelle St in Dayton, Ohio in January of 1869 when their son George was born. In November of 1870, when their daughter Emily was born, they were living on George St. In April of 1875, when Thier son Frank was born, they were living at 138 McClure St. In October of 1877, when their daughter Nettie was born, they lived on Allen St.

1880 Census of Dayton Montgomery County Ohio Source: FHL Film 1255051 National Archives Film T9-1051 Page 261A
AGEOCCUPATIONPLACE OF BIRTHFATHER MOTHER
Wenz, John45CarpenterWurtembergWurtembergWurtemberg
Maggie38WifeKeeping HouseBavariaBavariaBavaria
Clara17DaughterOhioWurtemburgBavaria
John13SonWorks in FoundryOhioWurtemburgBavaria
George12SonAt SchoolOhioWurtemburgBavaria
Emma 9DaughterAt SchoolOhioWurtemburgBavaria
Willie 7SonAt SchoolOhioWurtemburgBavaria
Teresa6/12DaughterOhioWurtemburgBavaria


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Ancestry.com Dayton, Ohio Directories, 1888-92
Name Occupation Location City State Year
John Wenz carpenter 714 E. Xenia Avenue Dayton OH 1888, 1889
John Wenz carpenter 714 E. Xenia Avenue Dayton OH 1889, 1890
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He is buried with his wife, Margaret at Calvary Cemetery Section 6 - Lot 10 in Dayton, Ohio. He was 65 years and 3 months at the time of his death.


Father: Valentin Wenz b: ABT 1810 in Wurtemberg, Germany
Mother: Clara ? b: ABT 1811 in Wurtemberg, Germany

Marriage 1 Margaret (Maggie) Lang b: 24 JUL 1842 in Bavaria, Germany
Married: 11 SEP 1860 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Emmanuel Church 7
Children
Louise Elizabeth Wenz b: 22 DEC 1860 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Clara Wenz b: 23 SEP 1862 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
John Wenz b: 15 MAR 1864 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
George Wenz b: 29 JAN 1869 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Emily (Emma) Cecelia Wenz b: 9 NOV 1870 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
William (Willie) G Wenz b: 24 APR 1873 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Michael Francis (Franz) Wenz b: 18 APR 1875 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Nettie (Cecelia?) Wenz b: 24 OCT 1877 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Teresa Wenz b: 28 NOV 1879 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Charles Edward Wenz b: 13 JAN 1882 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio

Sources:
Title: 1870 Census of Montgomery County Ohio
Note: 1870 Census of Montgomery County Ohio
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Media: Census
Page: Page 4, House 29, Family 29
Title: 1880 Census of Montgomery County Ohio
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Media: Census
Page: Dayton Page 261A
Title: 1870 Census of Montgomery County Ohio
Note: 1870 Census of Montgomery County Ohio
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Media: Census
Title: Calculated from Calvary Cemetery Records
Note: Calculated from Calvary Cemetery Records
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Media: Other
Title: Headstone: Calvary Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Note: Headstone: Calvary Cemetery, Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
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Media: Tombstone
Title: Calvary Cemetery Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Note: Calvary Cemetery Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Calvary Cemetery
1625 Calvary Drive
Dayton, OH 45409
937-293-1221
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Media: Other
Title: Emmanuel Catholic Church Matrimonial Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Note: Emmanuel Catholic Church Matrimonial Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Emmanuel Catholic Church
149 Franklin Street
Dayton, OH 45402
937-228-2013
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Media: Church Record
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http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=AHN&db=mmcall&id=I02383
ID: I02383
Name: George Wenz 1 2
Sex: M
Birth: 29 JAN 1869 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio 3 4 2
Baptism: Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Holy Trinity Church 1
Note:
The Montgomery County Birth records indicate his date of birth as Jan 30, 1869, these records were generally done by the doctor or another witness days or possibly weeks after the birth. However the Holy Trinity baptismal records give his birth as January 29, 1869, this information would have been provided by his parents. The 1900 Census indicates his birthday is Feb 1869.

His parents lived on La Belle St at the time of his birth and the midwife was Catherine Schmidt.

In the 1900 Census he is living at 245 Van Cleve Ave.

1900 Census of Montgomery County 8th Ward page 204 442 Van Cleve Ave
MaritalCHILDRENPlace of
DOBAGE Status/yrsBorn/LivingBIRTHFATHER MOTHEROCCUPATION
Wenz, George.HeadFeb 1869 31 M / 3OhioGermany GermanyIron Molder
LauraWifeMar 1869 31 M/30/0IndianaOhioOhio
John M. adopted SonMay 1899 1 SOhioUnknownUnknown


Father: John Wenz b: 17 OCT 1834 in Wurtemberg, Germany
Mother: Margaret (Maggie) Lang b: 24 JUL 1842 in Bavaria, Germany

Marriage 1 Laura ? b: MAR 1869
Children
John M Wenz b: MAY 1899

Sources:
Title: Holy Trinity Catholic Church Baptismal Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Note: Holy Trinity Catholic Church Baptismal Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
272 Bainbridge Street
Dayton, OH 45402
937-228-1223
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Media: Church Record
Title: 1880 Census of Montgomery County Ohio
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Media: Census
Page: Dayton Page 261A
Title: Holy Trinity Catholic Church Baptismal Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Note: Holy Trinity Catholic Church Baptismal Records - Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
272 Bainbridge Street
Dayton, OH 45402
937-228-1223
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Media: Church Record
Text: Date given is Jan 29, 1868
Title: Montgomery County Records Birth Records- Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
Note: Montgomery County Records Birth Records- Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio
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Media: Civil Registry
Page: Vol 1 Page 50 Line 18
Text: Date given is Jan 30, 1868.
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Ahnentafel, Generation No. 1

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1. George Wenz was born 29 JAN 1869 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio. He was the son of 2. John Wenz and 3. Margaret (Maggie) Lang. He married Laura ?. She was born MAR 1869.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 2

2. John Wenz was born 17 OCT 1834 in Wurtemberg, Germany, and died 15 JUN 1900. He was buried 18 JUN 1900 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Calvary Cemetery. He was the son of 4. Valentin Wenz and 5. Clara ?.

3. Margaret (Maggie) Lang was born 24 JUL 1842 in Bavaria, Germany, and died 21 OCT 1913 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio. She was buried 24 OCT 1913 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Calvary Cemetery. She was the daughter of 6. George Lang and 7. Theresia Sebald.

Children of Margaret (Maggie) Lang and John Wenz are: i. Louise Elizabeth Wenz was born 22 DEC 1860 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 14 DEC 1862 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
ii. Clara Wenz was born 23 SEP 1862 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
iii. John Wenz was born 15 MAR 1864 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 31 MAR 1930 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio. He married Emma C Krus 22 JAN 1890 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Holy Trinity Church. She was born 1873, and died 26 DEC 1942 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
1. iv. George Wenz was born 29 JAN 1869 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio. He married Laura ?. She was born MAR 1869.
v. Emily (Emma) Cecelia Wenz was born 9 NOV 1870 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
vi. William (Willie) G Wenz was born 24 APR 1873 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 3 FEB 1949. He married Elizabeth Marie ? ABT 1897. She was born ABT 1877 in Ohio, and died 27 DEC 1944.
vii. Michael Francis (Franz) Wenz was born 18 APR 1875 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 10 MAY 1879 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
viii. Nettie (Cecelia?) Wenz was born 24 OCT 1877 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 14 MAY 1879 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
ix. Teresa Wenz was born 28 NOV 1879 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
x. Charles Edward Wenz was born 13 JAN 1882 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 30 JUL 1913 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.

Ahnentafel, Generation No. 3

4. Valentin Wenz was born ABT 1810 in Wurtemberg, Germany.

5. Clara ? was born ABT 1811 in Wurtemberg, Germany.

Children of Clara ? and Valentin Wenz are:
i. Mary Wenz. She married Christian (Klump) Champs. She married John W. Eicher 2 AUG 1859 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Emmanuel Church. He was born ABT 1832 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, and died 24 SEP 1864 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
2. ii. John Wenz was born 17 OCT 1834 in Wurtemberg, Germany, and died 15 JUN 1900. He married Margaret (Maggie) Lang 11 SEP 1860 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Emmanuel Church, daughter of George Lang and Theresia Sebald. She was born 24 JUL 1842 in Bavaria, Germany, and died 21 OCT 1913 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio.
iii. Anna (Emma) Wenz was born ABT 1840 in Wurtemberg, Germany. She married John Bauer 12 OCT 1858 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Emmanuel Church. He was born ABT 1825 in Ohio.

6. George Lang was born in Germany.

7. Theresia Sebald was born in Germany.

Child of Theresia Sebald and George Lang is:
3. i. Margaret (Maggie) Lang was born 24 JUL 1842 in Bavaria, Germany, and died 21 OCT 1913 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio. She married John Wenz 11 SEP 1860 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio - Emmanuel Church, son of Valentin Wenz and Clara ?. He was born 17 OCT 1834 in Wurtemberg, Germany, and died 15 JUN 1900


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