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Matilda Wilhelmina (Kolze) Becker (1879 - 1971)

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Matilda Wilhelmina Becker formerly Kolze aka Robertson
Born in Leyden Township, Cook, Illinois, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 14 Jan 1904 in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United Statesmap
Wife of — married 20 Nov 1931 in Cook County, Illinois, United Statesmap
Died in McHenry County, Illinois, United Statesmap
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Profile last modified 7 Jul 2019 | Created 11 Mar 2019
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Biography

Residence

1880 Leyden, Cook, Illinois, USA. Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Daughter.

1900 Leyden, Cook, Illinois, USA. Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Daughter.

1910 Chicago Ward 27, Cook, Illinois, USA. Marital Status: Widowed; Relation to Head of House: Head.

1930 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA. Marital Status: Widowed; Relation to Head of House: Head.

1935 Chicago, Cook, Illinois.

1 APR 1940. Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA. Marital Status: Widowed; Relation to Head of House: Mother-in-law.

June 1962 Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA. Listed in brother George L Kolze's death notice


Buried Mount Emblem Cemetery, Section O Elmhurst, DuPage, Illinois - Daughter Leone C Blecke is also buried in Section O


Notes

  • Some trees list Matilda's date of death as 21 Sep 1946 in Cook County, Illinois. The index on Ancestry doesn't give much beyond the name, date and place of death, but the familysearch.org index has information that makes it clear this is another person:
    • Birth date - 21 Mar 1862
    • Father's name - John Schira
    • Mother's name - Barbara Scheidt
    • Husband's name - Jacob
    • "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NQHK-7GZ : 8 March 2018), Mathilda Becker, 21 Sep 1946; Public Board of Health, Archives, Springfield; FHL microfilm 1,991,077.
    • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 11 March 2019), memorial page for Mathilda Schira Becker (21 Mar 1862–21 Sep 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. Find A Grave: Memorial #60377507, citing Saint Boniface Cemetery, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by LN (contributor 46594703) .
  • The FindAGrave memorial for the 1971 death date shows both her married names (Mathilda Robertson Becker), and shows she is in the same section of the same cemetery as her daughter Leona C Blecke, and their gravestones are a similar style. The SS death index with the Aug 1971 death date has the birth date of 27 Sep 1879.

Sources

  • Ancestry.com 1940 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012; Year: 1940; Census Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T627_990; Page: 7B; Enumeration District: 103-2151
  • Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1880 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010; Year: 1880; Census Place: Leyden, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 201; Family History Film: 1254201; Page: 99A; Enumeration District: 213; Image: 0199
  • Ancestry.com 1910 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Year: 1910; Census Place: Chicago Ward 27, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T624_271; Page: 6A; Enumeration District: 1208; FHL microfilm: 1374284
  • Ancestry.com Cook County, Illinois, Marriages Index, 1871-1920 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;
  • St. John's Membership List 1899 Publication: Name: DuPage County (IL) Genealogical Society;
  • Ancestry.com 1900 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004; Year: 1900; Census Place: Leyden, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 293; Page: 19A; Enumeration District: 1165; FHL microfilm: 1240293
  • Ancestry.com Iowa, Marriage Records, 1880-1937 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2014; Iowa Department of Public Health; Des Moines, Iowa
  • Ancestry.com 1930 United States Federal Census Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002; Year: 1930; Census Place: Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll: 469; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 2718; Image: 180.0; FHL microfilm: 2340204
  • ALBUM OF GENEALOGY AND BIOGRAPHY COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS WITH PORTRAITS Publication: Name: LA SALLE BOOK COMPANY; Location: CHICAGO; Date: 1900; NOTETHIRTEENTH EDITION, REVISED AND IMPROVED. PRINTED BY THE CALUMET COMPANY 166-170 SOUTH CLINTON STREET CHICAGO
  • Ancestry.com Cook County, Illinois Marriage Index, 1930-1960 Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2008;
  • U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Number: 349-26-0174; Issue State: Illinois; Issue Date: Before 1951
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 11 March 2019), memorial page for Mathilda Robertson Becker (1880–1971), Find A Grave Memorial no. Find A Grave: Memorial #180880838, citing Mount Emblem Cemetery, Elmhurst, DuPage County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Harold Barraclough (contributor 47891768) .


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