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Family: Charles M. Sousa/Lydia Ritz (F874)

m. 21 Oct 1827


Family Information

  • Father | Male
    Dr Charles M. Sousa

    Born     
    Died     
    Buried     
    Married  21 Oct 1827  [1]  , Berks, Pennsylvania  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
    Father   
    Mother   

    Mother | Female
    Lydia Ritz

    Born  Abt 1805  , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Before 1 Jun 1840  , Venango, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father  Elias Ritz | F1955 Group Sheet 
    Mother  Rosina Schneider | F1955 Group Sheet 

    Child 1 | Female
    Julia Ann Amelia Sousa

    Born  16 Nov 1828  , Berks, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  18 Mar 1911  Morristown, Corson, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Richland Cemetery, Inwood, Lyon, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location

  • Sources 
    1. [S274] Marriage Notices, (Der Friedens-Bothe, Allentown, PA), 1 Nov 1828, page 3, column 1 (Reliability: 3), 28 Oct 2019.
      "Verheirathet,
      Um vorletzten Sonntage durch den Ehrw. Hn. Faber, Doctor Charles Sause von Ober Hanover Taunship Montgomery County, mit Miss Lydia Ritz, Tochter des Hn. Elias Ritz von Hereford Taunship, Berks County."
      [translation]
      Married,
      At the next to last Sunday by Rev. Hon. Faber, Doctor Charles Sause of Upper Hanover Township Montgomery County, with Miss Lydia Ritz, daughter of Hon. Elias Ritz of Hereford Township, Berks County.
      This would mean their marriage was on Oct 21, 1827.