Nicholas Schmitt

Nicholas Schmitt

Male 1825 - 1914  (88 years)

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  • Name Nicholas Schmitt  [1
    Born 22 Mar 1825  Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Also Known As Klaus 
    Immigration 1847  [1
    Died 22 Feb 1914  Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I5627  Descendants of Christmann Rittger
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2019 

    Father Antoni Schmitt,   b. 1800, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1855, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Catherine Dellinger,   b. 1800, Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1877, Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F2046  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Spouse / Partner Wilhemine Sieche,   b. 7 Sep 1835, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1909, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1855  Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
    +1. Caroline Schmitt,   d. Bef 4 Aug 1943  [natural]
    +2. Catharine Christina Schmitt,   b. 22 Jul 1856, Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1908, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)  [natural]
    +3. Susan Schmitt,   b. 1865, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Dec 1930, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [natural]
    +4. Mary Schmitt,   b. 16 May 1866, Wayne, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1945, West Bend, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
    +5. John Adam Schmitt,   b. 15 Nov 1867, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1955, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [natural]
    +6. Anthony Schmitt,   b. 10 Apr 1870, Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 May 1908, Park Falls, Price County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years)  [natural]
     7. William Schmitt,   b. 28 Apr 1873, Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1943, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [natural]
     8. Margaret Schmitt,   b. 31 May 1875, Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef Aug 1943  (Age < 68 years)  [natural]
    +9. Jacob Schmitt,   b. 1 Aug 1881, Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Sep 1949, Park Falls, Price County, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 24 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F2034  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Mar 1825 - Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1855 - Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Feb 1914 - Marshfield, Wood County, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 


    • PER 1900 CENSUS HE AND WIFE WILAMINA HAD 12 KIDS OF WHICH 8 WERE STILL ALIVE IN 1900.
      PER DONNA GORMAN, GIFT SHOP IN NENO,Wisconsin, ON HYWAY 33 WAS NICK SCHMITT'S HOMESTEAD. THE BARN STILL STANDS. MOST OF INFO WAS BURNED IN EARLIER TOWN HALL FIRE. "COUNTRY CREATIONS - 6386 HYWAY 175 , Allenton,Wisconsin 53002, SHOP 6299818, 414-629-9723. TOWNSHIP OF ADDISON.
      PER DONNA, ONE OR TWO OF NICK'S BROTHERS HAD A WEST BEN FURNITURE STORE.

      Naturalized per 1900 census. Immigration to USA in 1847 per 1900 census. Moved from Washington County, Wis.(Milwaukee?) to Marshfield in Jan 1876 Purchased original family farm on March 1,1878. Located in Marshfield on Lincoln Ave. on the west side of town. He purchased 100 acres for $2 per acre from the Fox and Wisconsin Improvement Company. The Nicholas Schmitt farm was probably the first farm established within the present Marshfield city limits. -PER 1900 CENSUS HE AND WIFE WILAMINA HAD 12 KIDS OF WHICH 8 WERE STILL ALIVE IN 1900. PER DONNA GORMAN, GIFT SHOP IN NENO,Wisconsin, ON Highway 33 WAS NICK SCHMITT'S HOMESTEAD. THE BARN STILL STANDS. MOST OF INFO WAS BURNED IN EARLIER TOWN HALL FIRE. "COUNTRY CREATIONS - 6386 Highway 175 , Allenton,Wisconsin 53002, SHOP 6299818, 414-629-9723. TOWNSHIP OF ADDISON. PER DONNA, ONE OR TWO OF NICK'S BROTHERS HAD A WEST BEND FURNITURE STORE. -1870 Census- Nicholas and family lived in Kewaskum, Town of Addison, Washington County, Wis. page 25 dwelling number 188, family number 144 Nicholas Schmitt age 44, White, Farmer, real estate = $15000, Personal =$750,Born in Prussia, father and mother both of foreign birth Wilamina Schmitt, Female, age 35,Keeping house, born in Prussia Catharina age 14,born in Wisconsin Margaretha,Age 12, Born in Wisconsin Carolina, age 9 Mary, age 7 Susana age 4 John, age 2 Anton, age 3/12 Census dated July 1, 1870, Born in April per Census Catharina, Age 68, Born in Prussia, (Catharina is Nicholas' Mother) -1860 Census- Nicholas and family lived in Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA, Page 125, Dwelling 853 family 827 Nicholas Smith, Age 34, Male, Farmer, $1350 Real Estate,$250 PP, Prussia Wilhelmina Smith, Age 23,Female, Prussia Cathirine Smith, Age 3, Born Wisconsin Margaret, Age 2 Catharina Age 60, Born in Prussia. -1850 Census- Nicholas Smith Living with his parents in Addison, Washington County, Wisconsin, USA Nicholas Smith, Age 24, Farmer born in Germany -Per Jim Schmitt and Carol Koenig, Story has it that Nicholas used to drive a 7 stallion hitch. He would be gone one month at a time similar to a Current truck driver.

  • Sources 
    1. [S110] German - Ambrowiak Family Tree, Jay Scott German, (Name: GermanAmbrowiak.FTW;).
      Date of Import: 14 Jan 2005



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