Elizabeth L Legleiter

1898–1989 (Age 90)
Liebenthal, Rush, Kansas, United States

The Life of Elizabeth L

When Elizabeth L Legleiter was born on 5 November 1898, in Liebenthal, Rush, Kansas, United States, her father, Michael Legleiter, was 44 and her mother, Katharina Herrman, was 44. She married Adam E Schmidt on 11 June 1918, in Pfeifer, Ellis, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Big Timber Township, Rush, Kansas, United States for about 15 years and Freedom Township, Ellis, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 27 July 1989, in La Crosse, Rush, Kansas, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Pfeifer, Ellis, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elizabeth L Legleiter
1898–1989
Adam E Schmidt
1896–1934
Marriage: 11 June 1918
Julius Peter Schmidt
1919–2003
Cleopha A Schmidt
1923–2009
Alvin Joseph Schmidt
1926–1993
Geraldine Catherine Schmidt
1928–1979
Rita Marie Schmidt
1929–2008
Anna Marie Schmidt
1930–1983
Alice Marie Schmidt
1934–1936

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
11 June 1918
Pfeifer, Ellis, Kansas, United States
children

(7)

  • Julius Peter Schmidt

    Male1919–2003Male

  • Cleopha A Schmidt

    Female1923–2009Female

  • Alvin Joseph Schmidt

    Male1926–1993Male

  • Female1928–1979Female

  • Rita Marie Schmidt

    Female1929–2008Female

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Michael Legleiter

    Male1854–1928Male

  • Katharina Herrman

    Female1853–1932Female

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1900 · Giving Puerto Rico an American Welcome

Age 2

A law that established government on the island of Puerto Rico and gave all Puerto Ricans citizenship. This law was replaced by the Jones–Shafroth Act in 1917.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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)

  • Lizzie Legleiter in household of Mike Legleiter, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
  • Elizebeth Schmidt in household of Adam E Schmidt, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Elisabeth Schmidt in household of Adam Schmidt, "United States Census, 1920"

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