Christina P. Legleiter

1901–1950 (Age 49)
Liebenthal, Rush, Kansas, United States

The Life of Christina P.

When Christina P. Legleiter was born on 19 January 1901, in Liebenthal, Rush, Kansas, United States, her father, Alexander Legleiter, was 24 and her mother, Mary C. Schaffer, was 22. She married Peter Joseph Wolfe on 23 September 1918. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Ness City, Ness, Kansas, United States in 1930 and Dodge City, Ford, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 24 September 1950, at the age of 49, and was buried in Dodge City, Ford, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christina P. Legleiter
Peter Joseph Wolfe
Marriage: 23 September 1918
Richard Anthony Wolfe
Linus August Wolfe
Ralph A. Wolfe
Mary Edna Wolfe
Elmer Peter Wolfe
Theresa Marie Wolfe
James Joseph Wolfe

Spouse & Children

23 September 1918


  • Male1919–1995Male

  • Linus August Wolfe


  • Male1923–1999Male

  • Mary Edna Wolfe


  • Elmer Peter Wolfe


+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Alexander Legleiter


  • Mary C. Schaffer




  • John Legleiter


  • Female1898–1950Female

  • Female1901–1950Female

  • Cecilia Legleiter


  • Barbara Legleiter


+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 2

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 15

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German (Austrian): status name for a feudal tenant whose land lay on sloping ground, from Middle High German lēgen (southern dialect variant of lēhen ‘to hold land as a feudal tenant’) + līte ‘slope’. Compare Legner , Lechner .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Christine P Wolfe in household of Peter J Wolfe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Christina Wolfe in household of Pete Wolfe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Christeen Lighleiter in household of Alexander Lighleiter, "United States Census, 1910"

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