Mary Elizabeth Poepping

Brief Life History of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Poepping was born on 27 March 1889, in New Munich, Stearns, Minnesota, United States, her father, Joseph Poepping Jr, was 25 and her mother, Elizabeth Wigge, was 23. She married Henry Peter Welters on 15 June 1909, in Stearns, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Krain Township, Stearns, Minnesota, United States in 1910 and United States in 1949. She died on 30 December 1985, in Albany, Stearns, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Albany, Stearns, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Peter Welters
1877–1951
Mary Elizabeth Poepping
1889–1985
Marriage: 15 June 1909
Frances C Welters
1911–2010
Hubert Benedict Welters
1912–2002
Anthony Reinhard Welters
1915–1988
Dorothy Elizabeth Welters
1917–2011
Regina C Welters
1919–2016
Alphonse John Welters
1922–2003
Vincent Henry Welters
1923–1967
Marcella M. Welters
1925–2009
Veronica Maria Welters
1927–2019
Viola Mary Welters
1928–2001
Rita Ann T. Welters
1930–1989

Sources (21)

  • Mary E Welters, "United States 1950 Census"
  • WELTERS, Hubert Benedict​​ b1912, Stearns County, ​Minnesota, County Birth Records, 1863-1983; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33S7-95LL-SG15?cc=1920099&wc=3XS2-GPV%3A212889301%2C213096501
  • Mary E Poepping, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

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1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.

1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

Charles Gates was the first person in the United States to install air conditioning in his home. Funny thing was, Gates died a year before it was installed.

Name Meaning

German (Pöpping): derivative of the ancient Germanic personal name Poppo (see Poeppelman ).

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

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