Maria Elisabetha Lutz

1863–1947 (Age 84)
Bavaria, Germany

The Life of Maria Elisabetha

When Maria Elisabetha Lutz was born on 24 March 1863, in Bavaria, Germany, her father, Valentin Lutz, was 23 and her mother, Barbara Wehner, was 31. She married Johann Max Leschke on 7 October 1883, in New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in New York City, New York County, New York, United States in 1880 and Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1920. She died on 11 December 1947, in New York, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Maria Elisabetha Lutz
1863–1947
Johann Max Leschke
1859–1908
Marriage: 7 October 1883
Barbara J. Leschke
1886–1941
Catharina Maria Leschke
1887–1977
Maria Franziska Frances Leschke
1890–1917
John Max Leschke
1892–1893
Mary Leschke
1893–1992
George Anthony Leschke
1896–1969
Julia Annie Leschke
1898–1900
Agnes A. Leschke
1903–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
7 October 1883
New York City, New York, United States
children

(8)

  • Barbara J. Leschke

    Female1886–1941Female

  • Female1887–1977Female

  • Maria Franziska Frances Leschke

    Female1890–1917Female

  • John Max Leschke

    Male1892–1893Male

  • Female1893–1992Female

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Valentin Lutz

    Male1840–Male

  • Barbara Wehner

    Female1831–1894Female

siblings

(5)

  • Catharina Lutz

    Female1857–1888Female

  • Female1863–1947Female

  • Anna Maria Wehner

    Female1866–Female

  • John Lutz

    Male1872–1903Male

  • Female1873–1946Female

World Events (8)

1864

Age 1

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1886

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 German: from a short form or pet form of Ludwig .2 South German (Lütz): from a short form of a name Luizo, Liuzo, derived from a Germanic name formed with liut- ‘people’ as the first element.3 French: habitational name from Lutz-en-Dunois in Eure-et-Loir. This is a common name in PA and OH.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maria Lutz in household of Barbara Lutz, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Leschke in household of Henry W Newmann, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Lutz in entry for Dominick Feuge and Catherine H Leschke, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915"

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