Obit: Schmitt, Katherina (1815 - 1894)

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----Sources: Colby Phonograph (Colby, Clark County, Wis.) 09/20/1894

Schmitt, Katherina (20 FEB 1815 - 12 SEP 1894)

Died, at the home of her daughter in the town of Hull, on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 1894, Katherina Britton Schmitt, in the 80th year of her age.

Katherina Britton was born in Kuemmern, Rhine Province, Germany, Feb. 20th, 1815; she was united in marriage with Ludwig Schmitt of the same place, Aug. 15, 1862. she came with her husband to America and settled in Dodge Co., Wis., where they resided until in Oct. 1880, when they came here with their daughter and have since made their home in the town of Hull.

The funeral was at St. Killian’s Church last Saturday, and the remains were interred in the Catholic Cemetery, Rev. C. B. Weikmann officiating.



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