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flag    Wilhelm Albert "William"  THEINERT

  (b. 15 August 1870Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA   d. 2 December 1926Rochester, New York, USA )  
Age: 56
Summary: Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT was born 15 August 1870 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA . Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT was the child of August Karl THEUNERT and Johanna Ernestine WALTHER and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Johann Karl Gottlieb THEUNERT and Johanna Rosalie MÄNNIG

He married  Alice A BARKER 18 April 1896 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA .  The couple had (at least) 1 child. They divorced. Alice A BARKER  was born March 1870 in Waterville, Maine, USA .  She died bet. 1919-1957 .  She was the daughter of Charles Edward BARKER and Frances M PERKINS.

He married  (2) Annie DODSON 8 November 1907 in Maynard, Massachusetts, USA .  They divorced. Annie DODSON  was born April 1870 in , England (United Kingdom) .  She died 24 December 1951 in Rochester, New York, USA .  She was the daughter of Thomas DODSON and Jane THORNTON.

Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT died 2 December 1926 in Rochester, New York, USA.
NOTE: Jessie Cobb worked for the Theinert family in Sabattus, Maine at the time of her murder

***What became of his first wife, Alice Barker Theinert?
LDS has city directories for Lewiston, Maine area - where is Alice?
1900-1901, 1902-1903, 1904-1905, 1906-1907, 1908-1909, 1910-1911, 1912-1913, 1914-1915,1916-1917, 1918-1919, 1920-1921, 1922-1923, 1924-1925***

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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT married flag  Alice A BARKER-- Date: 18 April 1896 Place: Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 Vol: 462 ; Page: 89

Volume/Page: Vol: 462 ; Page: 89 

Alice A BARKER was the daughter of Charles Edward BARKER and Frances M PERKINS

He is from Providence, RI. She is from Gardiner, Maine. Both are 26. He is a woolen spinner. She is a waitress. He was born in Pittsfield, MA. She was born in Waterville, ME. It is the first marriage for both.

NOTE: They were divorced in 1907.

Groom's name: William A Theinert
Groom's age: 26 years
Groom's estimated birth year: 1870
Groom's birthplace: Pittsfield, ,
Bride's name: Alice Barker
Bride's age: 26 years
Bride's estimated birth year: 1870
Bride's birthplace: Waterville, , Maine
Marriage date (original): 18 Apr 1896
Marriage date: 18 Apr 1896
Marriage place:
Groom's father's name: August Theinert
Groom's mother's name: Johanna
Father of bride's name: Charles Barker
Mother of bride's name: Lucy
Marital status:
Bride's marital status:
Film number: 1843697
Digital GS number: 4332397
Image number: 96
Number of images:
Reference number: p 89 no 1595
Marriage registration place: Boston, , Massachusetts
Marriage registration year: 1896
Collection: Massachusetts Marriage Records, 1841-1915

Divorced Oct 1907, Supreme Court, Auburn, Maine - The Lewiston Daily Sun, October 14, 1907. Alice was living in Lewiston at the time. William was living in Westerly, Rhode Island. Reason for divorce "utter desertion" - custody of Gladys given to Alice.

flag  Gladys E THEINERT (b.09 September 1898, Lewiston, Maine, USA  d. 15 November 1922, Cleveland, Ohio, USA)
m. Frank T CULLEN 18 August 1919

Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT married immigrant flag   Annie DODSON-- Date: 8 November 1907 Place: Maynard, Massachusetts, USA
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910 Vol: 571 ; Page: 607

Volume/Page: Vol: 571 ; Page: 607 

Annie DODSON was the daughter of Thomas DODSON and Jane THORNTON

BOTH ARE 37. SECOND MARRIAGE FOR BOTH. Both are residing in Maynard at the time of marriage. He is a mule fixer and she is a mill operative.

Massachusetts Marriages, 1841-1915
name: William A Theinert
titles & terms:
event: Marriage
event date: 08 Nov 1907
event place: Maynard, , Massachusetts
gender: Male
age: 37
marital status: Divorced
birth date: 1870
birthplace: Pittsfield, , Massachusetts
marriage registration year:
marriage registration place: Maynard, , Massachusetts
estimated birth year: 1870
father: August Theinert
father's titles & terms:
mother: Johanna Walters
mother's titles & terms:
spouse: Annie Dodson Bubier
spouse's titles & terms:
spouse's race:
spouse's marital status: Divorced
spouse's father: Thomas Dodson
spouse's father's titles & terms:
spouse's mother: Jane Thornton
spouse's mother's titles & terms:
record number: 3885
film number: 2315300
digital folder number: 4329358
image number: 00235
number of images: 1

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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT - 1896 Marriage
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1896 Marriage
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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT
1906 Cleveland
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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT - William and Annie
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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT - Democrat and Chronicle, Rochester Herald, Rochester, N.Y., Friday, December 3, 1926.
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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT - Grave - Riverside Cemetery, Rochester, New York 
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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT
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Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT
15 August 1870
Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville)

Pittsfield, Massachusetts
Parents are Augustus and Hannah. Augustus is a factory hand. Both parents were born in Prussia.
Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910

1871 - Baptism
Wilhelm Albert Theunert
b. 15 Aug 1870
baptised 28 May 1871
parents: Carl August Theunert from...

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Name: William Theinert
Residence: Vernon, Tolland, Connecticut
Birth date: 1871
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Name: William Thinert
Occupation: employed
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1896 Marriage / Partner
Wilhelm Albert "William" THEINERT and Alice A BARKER 18 April 1896, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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In Lewiston, Maine in 1898 as evidenced by daughter's birth record.

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1898 Birth of Child
Gladys E THEINERT was born 09 September 1898, Lewiston, Maine, USA
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January 20, 1900
Sabattus, ME. - The four set mill of the Webster Woolen Co. is now running night...Read MORE...

1900-1901. Directory of Androscoggin County, Maine
Webster Directory
Theinert, William, overseer, W. W. Co., Sabattus

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1902 Resigned from Webster Woolen Company
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Charles W. Davis, public carriage, h 14 Lowell, Lewiston
Alice Theinert Mrs. bds 14...

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1904-05 Lewiston, Androscoggin County, Maine, Directory
Theinert William A, overseer, (Sabattus) h 274 Main

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1905 - Hanover, Illinois
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1907 Marriage / Partner
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Dodson Tom mill op
Jane (Thornton
* Ruth A (m Conley Addison, Conn
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Cleveland, Ohio, City Directory, 1911
Name: Wm A Theinert
Residence Year: 1911
Street Address: 3223 Fulton rd
Residence...

Cleveland, Ohio, City Directory, 1912
Name: Wm Theinert
Residence Year: 1912
Residence Place: Cleveland,...

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Theinert, Wm A.
Page Number: 2091

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Cleveland, Ohio, City Directory, 1916
Name: Wm Theinert
Residence Year: 1916
Street Address: 3300 Clark av SW
Residence...

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1917 Cleveland, Ohio City Directory
Name: William Theinert
Residence Year: 1917
Street address: 3300 Clark av SW
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1920 Clark Ave., Cleveland, Cuyahoga, Ohio
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1921 Witness to Naturalization
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Cleveland, Ohio, City Directory, 1922
Theinert Wm liquid air dept Clev Wire Div h 3300 Clark av
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1922 Death of Child
Gladys E THEINERT died 15 November 1922, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
1923 Rochester, New York
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Name: William A Theinert
Gender: Male
Residence Year: 1925
Residence Place: Rochester, New...

The Daily Record, Rochester, New York, Thursday, December 2, 1926

Margaret...

Rochester Post Express, Date: December 1926 (exact date unknown)
Thanks to Gail

THEINERT. Suddenly, Thursday, December 2, 1926, William A. Theinert. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Annie Dodson Theinert; one son, Archie L. Bubeer, of No. 349 Latta road; one sister, Mrs. Annie Slade, of Bristol, Conn., and two brothers, Edward, of Albion, R.I., and Herman Theinert. Deceased was a member of Bigelow Lodge, No. 243, F. and A. M. of Cleveland, Ohio; Assabet Aerie, No. 1643, Fraternal Order of Eagles, of Maynard, Mass.; and Pearl Tent No. 23, the Maccabees of Cleveland, Ohio.

Funeral servies at the residence, No. 349 Latta road, Monday, December 6, 1926, at 2 P.M. Burial at Riverside cemetery.

Wilhelm is buried at: Riverside Cemetery

Rochester, New York, USA

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