Katharina Ehrlich was born 15 October 1902 in Grimm, Russia, to parents Peter Ehrlich and Anna Katharina (Seibel) Ehrlich. She immigrated to the United States in 1912, arriving at the Port of Baltimore on the S. S. Brandenburg.
Event Place Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Birth Year (Estimated) 1902
Ship Name Brandenburg
Her family probably settled in Montana, at least for a period of time, since some people thought she was born in that state. In 1919 she married Herman Ahlbrandt. At the time of the 1930 census, the couple had three children and lived in Veteran, Goshen, Wyoming.
By 1940, her oldest daughter was most likely married and living with her husband. Katharina, now know as Kathryn or Catherine, and her husband had one more child, Roland, who was born in 1937, plus her two older boys.
Burial or Cremation Place: Torrington, Goshen County, Wyoming, United States of America
Plot: N2 Se4 L2 B265 S8
Memorial ID: 10882339
Has Bio?: N
Father: Peter Ehrlich
Mother: Katherine Anna Ehrlich
Spouse: Herman Ahlbrandt
Arthur A Ahlbrandt
Woodrow Harold Ahlbrandt
"Maryland, Baltimore Passenger Lists, 1820-1948," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2CSR-RPK : 15 March 2018), Kathie Ehrlich, 1912; citing Immigration, Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, NARA microfilm publications M255, M596, and T844 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL film 2,383,479.
1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: Veteran, Goshen, Wyoming; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 0016. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1930 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002. See: https://ancstry.me/2Gnm30H.
1940 United States Federal Census, Year: 1940; Census Place: Veteran, Goshen, Wyoming; Roll: m-t0627-04570; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 8-16. Source Information: Ancestry.com. 1940 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012. See: https://ancstry.me/2DRqUlJ.
"United States, Obituaries, American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, 1899-2012," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVS7-MPT2 : 17 March 2018), Herman Ahlbrandt in entry for Catherine Ehrich Or Ehrlich Ahlbrandt, 22 Nov 1999; citing Obituary, in "Star-Herald Scottsbluff Nebraska"; American Historical Society of Germans from Russia, Lincoln.
Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014, Number: 520-78-0722; Issue State: Wyoming; Issue Date: 1973. Source Information: Ancestry.com. U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2014. See: https://ancstry.me/2IREN7h.
Find A Grave database and images (accessed 25 March 2018), memorial page for Catherine Ehrlich Ahlbrandt (15 Oct 1902–22 Nov 1999), Find A Grave: Memorial #10882339, citing Valley View Cemetery, Torrington, Goshen County, Wyoming, USA ; Maintained by Eric Crow (contributor 46623671).