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
Mary Elizabeth Poepping
Marriage: 15 June 1909
Frances C Welters
Hubert Benedict Welters
Anthony Reinhard Welters
Dorothy Elizabeth Welters
Regina C Welters
Alphonse John Welters
Vincent Henry Welters
Marcella M. Welters
Veronica Maria Welters
Viola Mary Welters
Rita Ann T. Welters

Sources (21)

  • Mary E Welters, "United States 1950 Census"
  • WELTERS, Hubert Benedict​​ b1912, Stearns County, ​Minnesota, County Birth Records, 1863-1983;
  • Mary E Poepping, "Minnesota, County Marriages, 1860-1949"

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1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

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1914 · The Man With The First Air Conditioned Home

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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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