Husband: Nevada Reitz (1 2 3 4)
Born: 27 Apr 1890 in Elizabeth, Jo Daviess, Illinois
Married: 27 May 1922 (9)
Died: Aug 1971 in North Lake, Illinois (5)
Father: Peter Reitz
Mother: Matilda White
Spouses: >>>
Wife: Jane Smith (6)
Born: 25 Oct 1892 in Illinois (7)
Died: Nov 1981 in Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois (8)
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Additional Information

Nevada Reitz:

Buried: Greenwood Cemetery, Galena, Jo Daviess, Illinois

Notes:

per WWI draft registration Nevada is living at 605 deway Ave. in Galena, IL. He has a wife and 2 children. He is employed as a Driller Machine Helper by the Vinegar Hill Zinc. Co.

Marriage Notes

Per P Marek Email they were married over 50 years.

Footnotes
  1. P Marek, Email 9 Apr 2007.

    Besides her
    half-sister Lucille (a really fun lady), there was an "Uncle Vade". I am
    sure she said he was a half-brother as well. So, I think Matilda's first
    marriage was to a Reitz as Uncle Vade was Nevada Reitz.

  2. World War I Draft Registration.
  3. Census, Federal - 1930 - Cook Co., Illinois, Chicago, Dist 1348; Ancestry p. 26 of 50.
    (11 Apr 1930)

    Line 79 one of three families living at 3817 Schubert Ave, dwelling 143 Family 287

    Rietz, Nevada head rents for $55/mo age 39 m. at 31 IL IL IL OCC: Automobile Mechanic
    Jane wife 37 29 IL IL IL
    Edward son 14 MN IL IL
    Alvin son 18 IL IL IL

  4. Nevada Reitz Obituary (Galena Gazette).
  5. Social Security Death Index.
  6. Census, Federal - 1930 - Cook Co., Illinois, Chicago, Dist 1348; Ancestry p. 26 of 50.

    Line 79 one of three families living at 3817 Schubert Ave, dwelling 143 Family 287

    Rietz, Nevada head rents for $55/mo age 39 m. at 31 IL IL IL OCC: Automobile Mechanic
    Jane wife 37 29 IL IL IL
    Edward son 14 MN IL IL
    Alvin son 18 IL IL IL

  7. Social Security Death Index.
  8. Ibid.
  9. Nevada Reitz Obituary (Galena Gazette).
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