Descendants of John Schweiss



First Generation



1. John Schweiss , son of Adam Schweiss and Margaretha Mehltrater , was born on 3 Jun 1868 in Kornhöfstadt, Kreis Schienfeld, Bavaria, Germany and died in May 1949 in New Ulm, Minnesota at age 80.

General Notes: Came to US in 1890 Settled in CAIRO TOWNSHIP, FAIRFAX VILLAGE, MN
Was a Mason/Plasterer
Was a member of the St. Joseph society of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, in New Ulm, Minnesota

John married Josephine Brunner , daughter of Vincent Brunner and Clara Heck , on 15 Oct 1894 in Catholic Church In St. George, Minnesota. Josephine was born on 23 Mar 1876 in Blooming Prairie, Minnesota, died on 12 Oct 1948 in New Ulm, Minnesota at age 72, and was buried in Catholic Cemtery, New Ulm, Minnesota.

The child from this marriage was:

   2 F    i. Mary Anna Schweiss was born on 3 Jul 1916 and died on 28 Jan 1983 in Florida at age 66.

Noted events in her life were:

• She was adopted.


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