Margaretha Vonfeldt

1885–1960 (Age 75)
Ellis, Kansas, United States

The Life of Margaretha

When Margaretha Vonfeldt was born on 20 July 1885, in Ellis, Kansas, United States, her father, Christian Vonfeldt, was 25 and her mother, Anna Maria ( Margaret) Kippes, was 19. She lived in Ellis Township, Ellis, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Wisconsin, United States in 1960. She died on 28 July 1960, in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christian Vonfeldt
1859–1935
Anna Maria ( Margaret) Kippes
1866–1934
Margaretha Vonfeldt
1885–1960
John Vonfeldt
1887–1967
Barbara Vonfeldt
1888–1954
Elizabetha Mary Vonfeldt
1889–1951
Michael C Vonfeldt
1891–1964
Christian Vonfeldt
1893–1966
Catherine Vonfeldt
1893–1983
Maria Vonfeldt
1895–1988
Joseph Vonfeldt
1896–1962
Johann Jacob Vonfeldt
1898–1981
Peter Vonfeldt
1900–1965
Flavia Vonfeldt
1901–1975
Clara C Vonfeldt
1903–1999
Wendell Vonfeldt
1905–1976
Simon Vonfeldt
1907–1982
Nathan Vonfeldt
1909–1986

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1859–1935Male

  • Anna Maria ( Margaret) Kippes

    Female1866–1934Female

siblings

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+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

German (von Feldt): topographic name for someone who lived by an area of open country, Middle High German vëlt.

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

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Biography from Find A Grave

Birth name Margaret Vonfeldt. On 19th September, 1902, she entered the Convent of the Sisters of Saint Agnes and on 15th August, 1904, she was professed. 15th August, 1914, she made her Final Vows. Si …

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Sources (3)

  • Magy Vonfeldt in household of Crist Vonfeldt, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Margaretha Vonfelt in household of Christian Vonfelt, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Firmina Vonfeld, "Find A Grave Index"

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