Adelia Statz

8 September 1870–25 January 1953 (Age 82)
Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States

The Life of Adelia

When Adelia Statz was born on 8 September 1870, in Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States, her father, Frederick Wilhelm Statz, was 41 and her mother, Ameke Anna Danekas, was 38. She married Ernest Carl Manthe on 27 August 1890, in Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Cornwall Township, Henry, Illinois, United States in 1900 and Wethersfield Township, Henry, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. She died on 25 January 1953, in Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Carl Manthe
1865–1959
Adelia Statz
1870–1953
Marriage: 27 August 1890
Anna Gertrude Manthe
1893–1968
Frederick H. Manthe
1896–1966
Grace Henrietta Manthe
1899–1973
Robert Carl Manthe
1907–1988

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 August 1890
Kewanee, Henry, Illinois, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    Frederick Wilhelm Statz

    Male1829–1883Male

    Female1831–1909Female

siblings

(10)

    Elizabeth Statz

    Female1857–1883Female

    Robert Statz

    Male1858–1858Male

    George Statz

    Male1859–1859Male

    Augustus Statz

    Male1860–1926Male

    Frederick Wilhelm Statz jr

    Male1862–1937Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1871

Age 1

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 22

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Name Meaning

1 German: probably from Middle High German statzen ‘to stammer’, hence a nickname for someone who suffered from a stammer.2 from a vernacular form of the medieval personal name Eustacius.

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

Sources (3)

  • Adelia Manke in household of Earnest Manke, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Adelia Manthe in household of Ernest Manthe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Adelia S Manthe in household of Ernest C Manthe, "United States Census, 1930"

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