Margarete Elizabeth Kinderknecht

26 October 1882–1 September 1964 (Age 81)
Munjor, Ellis, Kansas, United States

The Life of Margarete Elizabeth

When Margarete Elizabeth Kinderknecht was born on 26 October 1882, in Munjor, Ellis, Kansas, United States, her father, Nicholas Kinderknecht, was 27 and her mother, Margaret Ernst, was 17. She married James Montrose Painter on 26 August 1905, in St Marys, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Drummond, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1930 and Drummond Election Precinct, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 1 September 1964, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Fielding Memorial Park Cemetery, Idaho Falls, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Montrose Painter
Margarete Elizabeth Kinderknecht
Marriage: 26 August 1905
Margaret Ruth Painter

Spouse and Children

26 August 1905
St Marys, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Nicholas Kinderknecht





    Nickols Kindernick



    Lena Kindernick


    Teny Kindernick


    Anthony Kinderneck


+7 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 8

Idaho is the 43rd state.

Age 22

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

German: probably an occupational name for a servant in charge of the children at a manor, from Kinder, the plural of Kind ‘child’ + Knecht ‘servant’. Compare the surnames Herrenknecht ‘lords’ servant’, Frauenknecht ‘ladies’ servant’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Maggie Kindernick in household of Nichols Kindernick, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Margaret E Painter in household of James M Painter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Margaret Painter in household of James Painter, "United States Census, 1940"

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