Mathilda Lemke

Last updated 20 Oct 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Born: Abt 1878 in , , Minnesota, United States

Father: Charles Lemke (1853 – ?)

Mother: Augusta ____ (1854 – ?)

Supporting evidence for:
name

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 8, family 4

Comment: Source includes name (Mathilda Lemke).

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 32, family 32

Comment: Source includes name (<spelling> Lemke). See research notes for spelling details.

periodical-northwest-weddings-1904: "Northwest Weddings | Detroit, Minn.," The Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 24 Nov 1904, p. 11, col. 5; image copy from Newspapers.com (http://newspapers.com) : accessed 30 Apr 2018. [Detroit, Minnesota is now known as Detroit Lakes.]

Comment: Source includes name (<spelling> Marks). See research notes for spelling details

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birth

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 8, family 4

Comment: Source includes age (6) and location (Minn). Using the official census date of 1 May 1885 gives a birth date range from 2 May 1878 to 1 May 1879.

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 32, family 32

Comment: Source includes age (16) and location (Minn.). Using the official census date of 1 Jun 1895 gives a birth date range from 2 Jun 1878 to 1 Jun 1879.

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Family

Spouse/Partner: Gust Weirauch (? – ?)

Married: 24 Nov 1904 in Detroit, Becker County, Minnesota, United States

Supporting evidence for:
marriage

periodical-northwest-weddings-1904: "Northwest Weddings | Detroit, Minn.," The Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 24 Nov 1904, p. 11, col. 5; image copy from Newspapers.com (http://newspapers.com) : accessed 30 Apr 2018. [Detroit, Minnesota is now known as Detroit Lakes.]

Comment: Source includes date (today [for a story published 24 Nov 1904]) and location (Loon Lake Church, Detroit, Minn.) of marriage of Gust Weirauch and Matelda Lemke.

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Miscellaneous Facts

Attributes

Residence: 1 May 1885 at Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States

Residence: 1 Jun 1895 at Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States

Supporting evidence for:
attributes

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 8, family 4

Comment: Source includes date (1 May 1885) and location (Township of Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota).

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 32, family 32

Comment: Source includes date (1 Jun 1895) and location (Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota).

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General Notes and Anecdotes

Gust and Mathilda were married at Loon Lake Church in Detroit, Minnesota. [periodical-northwest-weddings-1904]

Supporting evidence for:
general notes

periodical-northwest-weddings-1904: "Northwest Weddings | Detroit, Minn.," The Minneapolis Journal (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 24 Nov 1904, p. 11, col. 5; image copy from Newspapers.com (http://newspapers.com) : accessed 30 Apr 2018. [Detroit, Minnesota is now known as Detroit Lakes.]

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Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)

SPELLING

Given Name: This database uses Mathilda. The 1895 Minnesota State Census uses Matilda. [census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1]

Given Name: This database uses Mathilda. The "Northwest Weddings" article uses the alternate spelling Matelda. [periodical-northwest-weddings-1904]

Sources

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