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Wilhelm Friedrich Matter

Wilhelm Friedrich Matter

Male 1833 - 1911  (78 years)

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  • Name Wilhelm Friedrich Matter  [1, 2
    Birth 25 Apr 1833  Pommern, Cochem-Zell, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Death 5 Jun 1911  Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Burial 11 Jun 1911  David's Star Lutheran Cemetery, Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Person ID I1568  Boynton
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2024 

    Father Michael J Matter,   b. 19 Oct 1798, Pommern, Cochem-Zell, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Jan 1880, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Friederika Louise Zulke,   b. 12 Dec 1806, Pommern, Cochem-Zell, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 18 Oct 1872, Waltham, Mower, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage 1827  Pommern, Cochem-Zell, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F220  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Wilhelmine Marie Sophia Erdmann,   b. 11 Oct 1841, Pommern, Cochem-Zell, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 29 May 1891, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 49 years) 
    Marriage 26 Jan 1858 
    Notes 
    Married:
    • David's Star Lutheran, Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, USA
    Children 
     1. Johann Wilhelm Ferdinand Matter,   b. 12 Oct 1858, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 15 May 1918, Holland, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 59 years)  [natural]
     2. Albertine Marie Henriette Matter,   b. 22 Dec 1860, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Aug 1954, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 93 years)  [natural]
     3. Johanne Auguste Wilhelmine Matter,   b. 17 Apr 1862, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 14 May 1928, Washington Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 66 years)  [natural]
     4. Anna Maria Elisabeth Matter,   b. 23 Mar 1864, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 1934, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 69 years)  [natural]
     5. William C Matter, Sr,   b. 1 Mar 1866, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 6 Mar 1963, Olmsted, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 97 years)  [natural]
     6. Otto Heinrich Richard Matter,   b. 6 Apr 1868, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 9 Dec 1952, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     7. Franz Gottlieb Matter,   b. 16 Feb 1870, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Mar 1943, Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 73 years)  [natural]
     8. Ida Rosette Marianne Matter,   b. 3 Jun 1872, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 4 May 1939, Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 66 years)  [natural]
     9. Sara Wilhelmine Matter,   b. 6 Jul 1875, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 3 Mar 1950, Sacramento County, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 74 years)  [natural]
     10. Johann Heinrich Matter,   b. 6 Jul 1875, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 28 Dec 1955, West Bend Hospital, West Bend, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 80 years)  [natural]
     11. Emma Pauline Matter,   b. 2 Jul 1877, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Jun 1974, Jackson, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 96 years)  [natural]
     12. Helene Adaline Sophie Matter,   b. 12 Jul 1879, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 13 Jun 1964, Mequon, Ozaukee Co., Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     13. Bertha Mathilde Matter,   b. 20 Oct 1880, Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Jul 1946, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 65 years)  [natural]
    Family ID F213  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 8 Feb 2024 

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 25 Apr 1833 - Pommern, Cochem-Zell, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 5 Jun 1911 - Germantown, Washington, Wisconsin, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Wilhelm & Wihelmine Matter
    Wilhelm Matter

    Headstones
    Matter, Wilhelm and Wilhelmine (Erdmann) w/daughter Albertine
    Matter, Wilhelm and Wilhelmine (Erdmann) w/daughter Albertine
    Matter, Wilhelm
    Matter, Wilhelm

  • Notes 
    • Wilhelm Friedrich Matter, son of Michael Matter and Friederike Zulke, was born in Jassow, Kries Kammin, Pomerania, Prussia on April 25, 1833. At age 8, Wilhelm immigrated to America with his parents and settled near Kirchhayn, Wisconsin.

      On January 26, 1858 he married Ms. Wilhelmine Marie Sophia Erdmann. They were parents of 14 children: Ferdinand, Albertine, Johanne, Anna "Elizabeth", Carl "Willie", Otto, Frank, Ida, Sara "Wilhelmina", Henry, Paulina, Helen, and Bertha. Their second child died at 2-days-old.

      Wilhelm bought and worked his father's homestead farm in Germantown Township. He lived there until his death in 1911.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Database online.
      Record for Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Matter
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=710

    2. [S1] Ancestry Family Trees, (Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;), Database online.
      Record for Wilhelm Friedrich Matter
      http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=0&pid=710