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 Bibelhausen Family


Mary Anne Bibelhausen
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Mary Anne Bibelhausen  


Mary Anne Bibelhausen - 5 births, 4 living in 1900 . 
born: April 24 1851 in Pine Grove, Brown County, Wisconsin
died: 1923 in Ladysmith, Rusk County, Wisconsin
Shawano Leader
Saturday, Nov. 8, 1873
MARRIED - At the Catholic church on Tuesday, Oct. 28, by Father Chebul,
Mr. W. C. WINZEL (Wenzel) and Miss MARY BEBELHAUSEN, both of this village.

Lived in Ladysmith with second husband, Optenberg,  her son John Wenzel and his family in 1910. Husband was forman in a mill.  Sister Katherine Biblehausen Kurz moved there as a widow in 1902 with three youngest and bought Kurz Meats and Grocery on Mason Street.

By 1912 Mary was widowed and living in Oregon near her daughter.
+ O. Charles Wenzel
born: 1852 in Prussia
Married: 8 Nov 1873
died: 20 July 1894 in Shawano, Wisconsin

+ Herman Optenberg - no children with Mary Anne.
born: April 1849 in Germany
immigration: 1864
marriage: 1899 in Wisconsin
occupation: Rail Road Engineer in 1900 in Shawano, Stave Mill Engineer in Ladysmith, Rusk County, Wisconsin in 1910
died:  1941 in Minnesota


Children of Mary and O. Charles Wenzel: 

Charles F. Wenzel
born: 8 June 1875

Bertha Gertrude Wenzel
born:September 1876
+ Edward C. Paul
married 25 September 1901

Mary Wenzel
born:1879

John Wenzel
born December 1881

Infant Wenzel
born 12 September 1883

Frances Wenzel
born: January 1885

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