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  (b. 17 December 1847 Marklissa, Silesia, Prussia, Germany   d. 19 December 1921 Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )  
Age: 74
Summary: Louisa Ellen FEIGE was born 17 December 1847 in Marklissa, Silesia, Prussia, Germany . Louisa Ellen FEIGE was the child of Friedrich Wilhelm ("William") FEIGE and Augusta Amalie M THEUNERT and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Johann Gottfried FEIGE and Unknown VOGEL? (maternal)  Johann Karl Gottlieb THEUNERT and Johanna Rosalie MÄNNIG

She married  Jacob C GIMLICH 17 February 1868 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 9 children. Jacob C GIMLICH  was born 4 October 1845 in Germany (German States) (German Empire).  He died 21 January 1912 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville).  He was the son of (Georg) Jacob GIMLICH (GEMLICH) and Mary (Anna Maria) LANGE GREIBER (LEDIG).

Louisa Ellen FEIGE died 19 December 1921 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA .
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Louisa Ellen FEIGE married flag   Jacob C GIMLICH-- Date: 17 February 1868 Place: Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910

Jacob C GIMLICH was the son of (Georg) Jacob GIMLICH (GEMLICH) and Mary (Anna Maria) LANGE GREIBER (LEDIG)

Jacob Gimlich was a loomfixer. He was 23. She was 20. Both were born in Germany.

Pittsfield Marriage Records 1761-1939 found at the Berkshire Anthenaeum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Feige, Louisa 20 yrs 1st M
Pittsfield b. Germany
d/ o William and Augusta
Feb 18, 1869 by J. J. Simon, minister Pittsfield

Gemlich, Jacob

V2 P135 DF 3/ 10/ 82

Groom's Name: Jacob Gemlich
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Louisa Feige
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 18 Feb 1868
Marriage Place: Pittsfield, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States
Groom's Father's Name: Jacob Gemlich
Groom's Mother's Name: Mary
Bride's Father's Name: William
Bride's Mother's Name: Augusta
Groom's Race:
Groom's Marital Status:
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
Bride's Race:
Bride's Marital Status:
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01079-7
Syst Origin: Massachusetts-ODM
Source Film Number: 1902438
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Collection: Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910


flag   David John GIMLICH (b.1 March 1869, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 21 November 1928, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )
m. Mary Barker WILCOX 18 September 1895

flag   Matlida "Tillie" Louise GIMLICH (b.8 May 1872, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 15 August 1939, Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA)
m. Karl (Karil) Oscar CYRUS 8 September 1892

flag   Minerva "Minnie" Katheryne GIMLICH (b.2 September 1875, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 11 June 1950, Winter Park, Florida, USA)
m. George Hoxsie BENNETT 27 April 1899

flag  Carrie Emma GIMLICH (b.15 November 1876, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 13 August 1878, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )

flag   Mary (Marie Emilie) GIMLICH (b.6 March 1878, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 9 July 1945, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )
m. George Ernest HUMPHREY 19 October 1904
m. Frederick Coffin PEACH 15 June 1921

flag  Mildred Pauline Amelia GIMLICH (b.12 June 1879, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 30 January 1936, Hopkinton, Rhode Island, USA )
m. Asa Lloyd BRIGGS 18 September 1909

flag  Carolyn Emma GIMLICH (b.26 March 1881, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 28 July 1949, Westerly, Rhode Island, USA )

flag   Clifford Edwin GIMLICH (b.28 May 1888, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 2 October 1899, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )

flag   Jacob Arthur GIMLICH (b.17 January 1890, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 21 March 1902, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA )

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17 December 1847
Marklissa, Silesia, Prussia, Germany (Marklissa, Schlesien, Preußen)

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1847 Birth
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USA 1848 - January 24 – California Gold Rush: James W. Marshall finds gold at Sutter's Mill, in Coloma, California.
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USA 1848 - February 2 - Mexican–American War formally ends with signing of the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ceding virtually all of what becomes the Southwestern United States to the U.S. - February 2, 1848

Germany 1849 - April 2 – Revolutions of 1848 in the German states end in failure. - April 2, 1849

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1855 Massachusetts Census - Pittsfield
Wm Feigau, 31, factory operative, b. Germany
Augusta Feigau, 32, b. Germany
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USA 1861 - February 8 – American Civil War: The Confederate States of America are formed, comprising the first six break-away States - February 8, 1861

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1863 Confirmation
Louise Feige - confirmed - 17-May-1863, DOB - 18-Dec-1847

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1868 Marriage / Partner
Louisa Ellen FEIGE and Jacob C GIMLICH 17 February 1868, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
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1869 Birth of Child
David John GIMLICH was born 1 March 1869, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)

1870 Pittsfield, MA
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USA 1872 - 'Yellowstone Wonderland' is established as first national park.
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1872 Birth of Child
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USA 1875 - Civil Rights Act of 1875
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1875 Birth of Child
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USA 1876 - June 25 – American Indian Wars – Battle of the Little Bighorn:
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1876 Birth of Child
Carrie Emma GIMLICH was born 15 November 1876, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
1878 Birth of Child
Mary (Marie Emilie) GIMLICH was born 6 March 1878, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
1878 Death of Child
Carrie Emma GIMLICH died 13 August 1878, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)

1879 Birth of Child
Mildred Pauline Amelia GIMLICH was born 12 June 1879, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
1881 Birth of Child
Carolyn Emma GIMLICH was born 26 March 1881, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
USA 1881 - The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.
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USA 1884 - May 1 – The eight-hour workday is first proclaimed by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions in the United States. This date, called May Day or Labour Day, becomes a holiday recognized in almost every industrialized country. - May 1, 1884

USA 1884 - December 6 – The Washington Monument is completed in Washington, D.C., becoming the tallest structure in the world at this date. - December 6, 1884

USA 1885 - The Statue of Liberty arrives in New York Harbor.
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World History 1886 - January 29 – Karl Benz patents the first successful gasoline-driven automobile, the Benz Patent Motorwagen (built in 1885). - January 29, 1886

October 27, 1887
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USA 1887 - February 2 – In Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, the first Groundhog Day is observed. - February 2, 1887

1888 Birth of Child
Clifford Edwin GIMLICH was born 28 May 1888, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
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1890 Birth of Child
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Germany 1891 - January 1 - Paying of old age pensions begins in Germany. - January 1, 1891

June 16, 1892
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USA 1892 - NO MORE BARGE OFFICE. Immigrants Will Hereafter Land at Ellis Island.
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1899 Death of Child
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1900 Columbus Ave., Pittsfield, MA
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1902 Death of Child
Jacob Arthur GIMLICH died 21 March 1902, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
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1910 Columbus Ave., Pittsfield, MA
Jacob Gimlich, age 64, brewer
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1912 Death of Spouse/Partner
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USA 1913 - December 23 – The Federal Reserve System is created as the central banking system of the United States by Woodrow Wilson's signature of the Federal Reserve Act. - December 23, 1913

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1914
Name: Louise E Gimlich
Gender: F (Female)
Residence Year: 1914
Street Address: 363 Columbus...

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
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USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14. - May 30, 1916

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Germany 1918 - The Kingdom of Prussia ended in 1918.

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1920 Columbus Ave., Pittsfield, MA
Louise Gimlich, age 72, widowed
Carolin Gimlich, daughter, age 38
Marie Humphrey, daughter, age...

1921 - Death Records of Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church 1860-1995
Death record found at the Berkshire Anthenaeum in Pittsfield, Massachusetts - mentions her children

Died Dec. 19, 1921, age 74 yrs. 2 dys. (363 Columbus Av., Pittsfield, MA)
Pittsfield, Massachusetts Deaths From January 1, 1886 to May 30, 1941

Gimlich, Jacob (Mrs.), d. 19 Dec 1921, age 74, reference B-415

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, City Directory, 1921
Name: Louise E Gimlich
Gender: F (Female)
Residence Year: 1921
Street Address: 363 Columbus...

Tuesday, February 5, 1946 - 25 years ago
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1959 - Looking Back - 50 Years Ago
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Wednesday, September 13, 2006 - Condemned property burns
Benning W. De La Mater
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Thursday, September 14, 2006 - Officials: Fire set on purpose
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Louisa is buried at: Pittsfield Cemetery
203 Wahconah St

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)
(413) 447-7953

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