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Joseph  WALTZ

Joseph WALTZ

Male 1811 - 1881  (70 years)

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  • Name Joseph WALTZ  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 10 Mar 1811  , Henry, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    • Calculated from death date & age at death of 70y 5m 6d on 16 Aug 1881.
    • Age 30 thru 39, 1840 census, ca 1801-1811
      Age 39, 1850 census, ca 1811, KY
      Age 49, 1860 census, ca 1811, KY
      Age 59, 1870 census, ca 1811, KY
      Age 69, 1880 census, ca 1811, KY
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1813  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    per his obituary 
    Census 1 Jun 1840  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Joseph Waltz household 
    • Joseph Waltz
      1 male under 5 [1836-1840; Christopher]
      1 male 30 thru 39 [1801-1810; Joseph]
      1 female under 5 [1836-1840; maybe Ann E]
      1 female 15 thru 19 [1821-1825; Burry Ann]
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1840 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Joseph Waltz
    Census 1 Jun 1850  Jefferson Twp., Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Joseph Walts household 
    • Joseph Walts, age 39, M, farmer, b. KY
    1850 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1850 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Joseph Walts
    Census 1 Jun 1860  Jefferson, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Joseph Waltz household 
    • Joseph Waltz, age 49, male, farmer, personal property $388, born Kentucky, cannot read or write.
    1860 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1860 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Joseph Waltz
    Census 1 Jun 1870  Jefferson, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Joseph Waltz household 
    • Waltz, Joseph, age 59, M, W, farmer, RE $533, b. Kentucky, father foreign born, illiterate, U.S. citizen.
    • Waltz, Pratt, age 44, M, W, RE $800, b. Indiana, idiotic, U.S. citizen. [living w/the family in 1870]
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1870 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Joseph Waltz
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Jefferson Twp., Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Jos. Waltz household 
    • Jos. Waltz, W, M, age 69, married, farmer, b. Ky, fb. Ger., mb. Penn.
    Died 16 Aug 1881  Plum Creek, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Buried Vevay Cemetery, Switzerland, indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Grave marker - Courtney
    Grave marker - Courtney
    Joseph Waltz (1811-1881)
    Person ID I838  richison
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2016 

    Father WALTZ 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F3663  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Burry Ann COURTNEY,   b. 1 Mar 1820, , , Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1883, Plum Creek, Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Marriage License 4 Apr 1838  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Married 5 Apr 1838  , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage license and certificate - Alexander
    Marriage license and certificate - Alexander
    Joseph Waltz and Burry Ann Cortney, 1838
    Children 
     1. Christopher WALTZ,   b. ca 1839, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     2. Anna E. WALTZ,   b. ca 1840, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     3. George W. WALTZ,   b. ca 1843, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     4. Andrew Jackson WALTZ,   b. ca 1845, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     5. Joseph WALTZ,   b. ca 1846, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     6. Mary Ann WALTZ,   b. ca 1852, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     7. Catherine WALTZ,   b. ca 1854, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     8. John WALTZ,   b. ca 1855, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     9. Sylvester WALTZ,   b. ca 1856, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     10. Olive WALTZ,   b. ca Aug 1859, , , Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F480  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - per his obituary - 1813 - , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage License - 4 Apr 1838 - , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Apr 1838 - , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Joseph Waltz household - 1 Jun 1840 - , Switzerland, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Documents
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    1880 U.S. Census - Alexander
    Indiana. Switzerland Co. - Jos. Waltz

  • Sources 
    1. [S1901] Marriage, Marriage Record, 1837-1841, Recorder's Office, Switzerland County Courthouse, Vevay, Indiana.

    2. [S1838] 1840 U.S. Census, 12 Dec 2016.
      1840 U. S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, p. 271 (penned), Joseph Waltz household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 December 2016); citing NARA microfilm publication M704, roll 94.

    3. [S1837] 1850 U.S. Census, 11 Dec 2016.
      1850 U. S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, Jefferson Township, p. 845 (penned), dwelling 363, family 363, Joseph Walkts household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 11 December 2016); citing NARA microfilm publication M432, roll 174.

    4. [S1836] 1860 U.S. Census, 11 Feb 2012.
      1860 U.S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, Jefferson township, page 273 (handwritten), dwelling 919, family 919, Joseph Waltz household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 11 February 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M653, roll 299.

    5. [S1835] 1870 U.S. Census, 11 Feb 2012.
      1870 U.S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, Jefferson township, page 313A (stamped), dwelling 514, family 509, Joseph Waltz household; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 11 February 2012), citing National Archives and Records Administration microfilm M593, roll 361.

    6. [S1834] 1880 U.S. Census, 12 Dec 2016.
      1880 U. S. census, Switzerland County, Indiana, population schedule, Jefferson, enumeration district (ED) 169, p. 68C (stamped), dwelling [blank], family 604, Jos. Waltz household; digital images, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 12 December 2016); citing NARA microfilm publication T9, roll 313.

    7. [S1310] Find A Grave, 11 Feb 2012.
      Rich DeBaun, creator, "Find A Grave," database, Find A Grave (http://www.findagrave.com: accessed 11 February 2012), memorial for Joseph Waltz, 1811-1881.

    8. [S1854] Obituary, 11 Feb 2011.
      "Died," Joseph Waltz obituary, The Vevay (Indiana) Reveille, 18 August 1881, p. 4, col. 4.

    9. [S1859] Newspaper article, 11 Feb 2011.
      Mr. Joseph Waltz, obituary, The Vevay Reveille, 18 August 1881, "Died," p. 4, col. 4.

    10. [S1901] Marriage, 12 Dec 2016.
      "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007, image, FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org : accessed 11 December 2016), license and certificate for Joseph Waltz and Burr Ann Cortney, (1838); citing Switzerland County, Indiana, marriage book 1837-1840, image 54 of 209, Clerk's office, Vevay; FHL microfilm 1,310,439.