Wilhelmina H. Buth

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surname:  Buth  
given name(s):  Wilhelmina Henrietta (Ernestina?)  
usually known as:     
married name:  Wilhelmina Bruss  
birth date/place:  29 April 1823 Tribsow, Pomerania, Prussia
died:  16 September 1914  
cemetery/city:    Mequon, WI
father:  Gottfried Buth  
mother:  Dorothea Groth  
spouse:  M. Friedrich Bruss  
marriage date/place:   14 November 1843 Wisconsin

Wilhelmine Bruss   (1845--?)
Johanna Bruss   (1846--?)
Johann F. Bruss   (1847--?)
Maria Bruss   (1849--?)
Gottfried Bruss   (1850--?)
Friedrich W. Bruss   (1852--?)
Martin Bruss (2)   (1854--?)
Juliana Bruss   (1856--?)
Heinrich Bruss   (1858--1880)
Margaretha K. Bruss   (1860--1938)
Helena Bruss   (1862--?)
Auguste Bruss   (1863--?)
Magdalena Bruss   (1865--?)


immigration: Arrived in USA in c.1841 with mother and/or siblings, and came directly to Milwaukee, then on to Freistadt.

records and documents:
Article in a local German-language newspaper on the occasion of 60th wedding anniversary. Death certificate.

additional information:
Tribsow, in the kreis of Cammin, is about 5 km east of the town of Cammin, where her husband was born (the whole area is now part of Poland).

Parents' names from death certificate. Undertaker: L. F. Bartelt.

John Bartelt 2006-01-30