Maria Katherina Lutz

1873–1920 (Age 46)
Frank, Saratov Oblast, Russia

The Life of Maria Katherina

When Maria Katherina Lutz was born on 23 December 1873, in Frank, Saratov Oblast, Russia, her father, David Lutz, was 29 and her mother, Maria Elisabeth "Lizzie" Hill, was 24. She married Johann George Giesick on 12 January 1895, in Walter, Volgograd, Russia, Soviet Union. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 2 December 1920, in Brush, Morgan, Colorado, United States, at the age of 46, and was buried in Brush, Morgan, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Maria Katherina Lutz
1873–1920
Johann George Giesick
1870–1943
Marriage: 12 January 1895
Margaret Giesick
1896–1897
Anna Marie Giesick
1898–1898
Katherine Maria Giesick
1900–1997
Edith Giesick
1902–1985
Joseph Henry Giesick
1904–1997
Elvina Amelia Giesick
1909–2004
Esther Emma Giesick
1911–1995
Clara Helen Giesick
1915–1999
Arthur Giesick
1917–1917
Baby Giesick
1918–1918

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1895
Walter, Volgograd, Russia, Soviet Union
children

(10)

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Parents & Siblings

  • David Lutz

    Male1844–1908Male

  • Maria Elisabeth "Lizzie" Hill

    Female1849–Female

siblings

(4)

  • Female1873–1920Female

  • David Lutz

    Male1875–1942Male

  • Adam Lutz

    Male1920–1920Male

  • George Lutz

    Male1920–1920Male

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1876 · Colorado becomes a State

Age 3

On Aug 1, 1876, The United States Congress passed an act making the Territory of Colorado the 38th state.
1886

Age 13

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)

  • Marie Giesiek in household of George Giesiek, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Giesick in household of Georg Giesick, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Maria Katharina Lutz Giesick, "United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012"

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