Margaretha Sturmfels

12 June 1869–9 May 1951 (Age 81)
Semd, Dieburg, Hesse, Germany

The Life Summary of Margaretha

When Margaretha Sturmfels was born on 12 June 1869, in Semd, Dieburg, Hesse, Germany, her father, Johann Philipp Sturmfels, was 37 and her mother, Anna Barbara Gunther, was 27. She married Georg Fromm on 21 February 1894, in Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She immigrated to Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States in 1907 and lived in Hesse, Germany in 1869 and Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada in 1926. She died on 9 May 1951, in Raymond, Warner, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 81, and was buried in Raymond, Warner, Alberta, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Georg Fromm
Margaretha Sturmfels
Marriage: 21 February 1894
Elisabetha Maria Barbara Margaretha Fromm
George Fromm Jr
Dorothea Alexandra Fromm
Hyrum Joseph Fromm
Moses Fromm

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 February 1894Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    Age 21
    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
    1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
    Age 27
    A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

    Name Meaning

    from Greek. See Margaret .

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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    From Max Oswald Jentzschs Family History

    Max Oswald Jentzsch was born on 23rd of Aug.1889 in Weinsdorf/Mittweida, Germany. He was the youngest of 13 children. His parents passed away early in his life. On the 28th of Oct.1909 his father died …

    Sources (39)

    • Margaret Sturmfels in entry for Hyrum Joseph Fromm, "Utah, Birth Certificates, 1903-1914"
    • Margaret Fromm in household of George Fromm, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
    • Margaret S. Fromm in entry for George Fromm Jr. and Rachel Gardiner Gedge, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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