Wilhelmina " Minnie" Betz

23 April 1867–1955 (Age 87)
Ebenezer, West Seneca, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Wilhelmina " Minnie"

When Wilhelmina " Minnie" Betz was born on 23 April 1867, in Ebenezer, West Seneca, Erie, New York, United States, her father, Frederick J Betz, was 44 and her mother, Wilhelmina Ruhlman, was 28. She had at least 2 sons and 5 daughters with Louis Butzer. She lived in New York, United States in 1870 and West Seneca, West Seneca, Erie, New York, United States in 1875. She died in 1955, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Cheektowaga, Erie, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis Butzer
Wilhelmina " Minnie" Betz
George Butzer
Eva Katherine Butzer
Cornelia Butzer
Albert George Butzer
Edna E. Butzer
Ruth Grace Butzer
Ella Eva Butzer

Spouse and Children



    George Butzer


    Cornelia Butzer



    Edna E. Butzer



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Parents and Siblings

    Frederick J Betz


    Wilhelmina Ruhlman




    Henry Betz


    John Betz


    John M. Betz


    Catharine Betz



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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

South German: from a pet form of the personal names Berthold or Bernhard . Compare Betsch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Minnie Butzer in household of Louis Butzer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie R Butzer in household of Louis Butzer, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Minnie Butzer in household of Louis Butzer, "New York State Census, 1905"

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