Husband: Jacob Britzius (1 2 3 4)
Born: 17 Oct 1855 in Bucks Twsp, Tuscarawas Co., OH
Married: 1886 in Aberdeen, South Dakota
Died: 18 Jun 1925 in Aberdeen, Brown Co., South Dakota
Father: Theobald H. Britzius
Mother: Christina Elizabeth Maurer
Spouses:
Wife: Mary Merten (5 6)
Born: 25 Mar 1861 in Lomira, Dodge, Wisconsin
Died: 05 Jun 1924 in Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota
Father:
Mother:
Spouses:
Children
01 (F): Adelia Alvina Britzius (7)
Born: 23 Oct 1887 in Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota
Died: 13 Jul 1936 in Tieton, Yakima, Washington
Spouses: Benjamin G. Kochendorfer
02 (M): Arno Reuben Britzius (8 9)
Born: 10 Feb 1889 in Aberdeen, Brown, South Dakota (10)
Died: 02 Feb 1959 in Lake Co., South Dakota
Spouses: Lydia C. Sponholz
Additional Information

Jacob Britzius:

Notes:


From "The Britzius Story" by Dianne Z. Stevens, 2013:
9 – Jacob Britzius (1855 Ohio – 1925 South Dakota) also called Jake bought land in Aberdeen, South Dakota in 1883. In 1898 he served on the committee that bought land for the Aberdeen town hall. He married Mary Merten and they had two children.

Footnotes
  1. Sheri Wheeler@qwest.net, Wheeler Family Tree (Ancestry.com).
  2. Census, Federal - 1870 - Olmsted Co., Minnesota, Quincy Twsp, PO Little Valley, Ancestry page 11.
    (10 Aug 1870)

    Line 27

    Britzius T. age 51 Farmer RE: $7,000 PE: $2,350 born: Biow
    Elizabeth 44 keeping house Biow
    Addicum 17 Ohio
    Jacob 14 Ohio
    John 10 Ohio
    Henry 7 Ohio
    Mary 6 MN
    Theobald 4 MN
    Caroline 1 MN
    Line 36

    Britzius Geo. 24 Farmer PE: $300 Ohio
    Margurite 20 Keeping House Ohio

  3. Bill Moyer, Britzius File I (received via USPS 24 Feb 2005).

    Jacob Britzius also called Jake bought land in Aberdeen, South Dakota in 1883. In 1898 he served on the committee that bought land for the Aberdeen town hall.

  4. Census, Federal 1860, Auburn, Tuscarawas, Ohio.

    Name: Jacob Pretzeus
    [Jacob Britzius]
    Age in 1860: 7
    Birth Year: abt 1853
    Birthplace: Ohio
    Home in 1860: Auburn, Tuscarawas, Ohio
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Ragersville
    Value of real estate: View Image
    Household Members: Name Age
    Delnalp Pretzeus 38
    Elizabeth Pretzeus 35
    Elizabeth Pretzeus 17
    Geo Pretzeus 14
    Margaret Pretzeus 12
    Adam Pretzeus 10
    Jacob Pretzeus 7
    Nicholas Pretzeus 5
    John Pretzeus 2
    Jacob Pretzeus 69

  5. Bill Moyer, Britzius File I (received via USPS 24 Feb 2005).
  6. Ancestry.com, Wasem/Block Family Tree.
  7. Ibid., Wasem/Block Family Tree.
  8. Census, Federal - 1930 - Lake Co., South Dakota, Madison, ED#10, Ancestry p. 23 of 26.
    (14 Apr 1930)
  9. Ancestry.com, Wasem/Block Family Tree.
  10. Census, Federal - 1920 - Lake Co., South Dakota, LeRoy, ED # 122, sheet 3B; Ancestry p. 6 of 10.
    (8 Jan 1920)
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