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Joseph Peter WeissAge: 94 years18661960

Name
Joseph Peter Weiss
Given names
Joseph Peter
Surname
Weiss
Birth July 4, 1866 39 33
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Birth of a sisterMary Gertrude Weiss
March 16, 1869 (Age 2 years)
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Census June 1, 1870 (Age 3 years) Age: 4
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Birth of a sisterClarissa Sophia “Clara” Weiss
March 4, 1871 (Age 4 years)
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Death of a maternal grandmotherMaria Agnes Thuernich
1872 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterAgnes L. Weiss
December 28, 1877 (Age 11 years)
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Census June 1, 1880 (Age 13 years) Age: 14
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Occupation after July 22, 1891 (Age 25 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Employer: Weiss Hardware Company
MarriageFrances Regina “Frankie” RyanView this family
November 18, 1891 (Age 25 years)
Residence November 18, 1891 (Age 25 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Departure November 21, 1891 (Age 25 years)
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Birth of a daughter
#1
Florence Marie Weiss
September 17, 1892 (Age 26 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Birth of a son
#2
Joseph William “Joe” Weiss Jr
July 31, 1894 (Age 28 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Census June 20, 1895 (Age 28 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Birth of a daughter
#3
Helen Catherine Weiss
August 4, 1897 (Age 31 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Death of a sisterMary Gertrude Weiss
June 21, 1898 (Age 31 years)
Cause: Pulmonary tuberculosis
Residence June 21, 1898 (Age 31 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Burial of a sisterMary Gertrude Weiss
June 25, 1898 (Age 31 years)
Cassville Cemetery, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.732493 Longitude: W90.971517

Birth of a son
#4
Richard Glenn Weiss
July 12, 1899 (Age 33 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Census June 1, 1900 (Age 33 years) Age: 33
1601 E Main, Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.180588 Longitude: W89.677871

Death of a sisterAgnes L. Weiss
July 21, 1903 (Age 37 years)
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Burial of a sisterAgnes L. Weiss
July 24, 1903 (Age 37 years)
Cassville Cemetery, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.732493 Longitude: W90.971517

Birth of a son
#5
George Archibald “Arch” Weiss
February 5, 190420:00 (Age 37 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Census June 1, 1905 (Age 38 years) Age: 38
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Birth of a daughter
#6
Laura Ann Frances “Babe” Weiss
July 14, 1908 (Age 42 years)
Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.1825 Longitude: W89.695556

Residence about 1908 (Age 41 years)
1601 E Main, Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N45.180588 Longitude: W89.677871

Property September 9, 1908 (Age 42 years)
Death of a sisterClarissa Sophia “Clara” Weiss
February 24, 1910 (Age 43 years)
Upland, San Bernardino, California, United States
Latitude: N34.1 Longitude: W117.65

Burial of a sisterClarissa Sophia “Clara” Weiss
February 27, 1910 (Age 43 years)
Census April 15, 1910 (Age 43 years) Age: 43
Residence June 25, 1910 (Age 43 years)
Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.066667 Longitude: W89.4

Death of a fatherAnton Weiss
June 26, 1910 (Age 43 years)
Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N42.715372 Longitude: W90.990578

Death of a motherAnna Clara Voigt
January 8, 1915 (Age 48 years)
Upland, San Bernardino, California, United States
Latitude: N34.1 Longitude: W117.65

Census January 1, 1920 (Age 53 years) Age: 53
Death of a brotherFrank Edward Weiss
August 5, 1927 (Age 61 years)
Pukwana, Brule, South Dakota, United States
Latitude: N43.778889 Longitude: W99.182778

Cause: esophageal carcinoma
Burial of a brotherFrank Edward Weiss
August 10, 1927 (Age 61 years)
Death of a sisterAnna Cecelia “Celia” Weiss
January 25, 192911:45 (Age 62 years)
Cause: stroke
Residence January 25, 1929 (Age 62 years)
Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.066667 Longitude: W89.4

Burial of a sisterAnna Cecelia “Celia” Weiss
January 31, 1929 (Age 62 years)
Census April 1, 1930 (Age 63 years) Age: 63
Death of a brotherRobert E. Weiss
January 23, 193118:15 (Age 64 years)
Cause: myocarditis (acute)
Burial of a brotherRobert E. Weiss
January 27, 1931 (Age 64 years)
Death of a sonJoseph William “Joe” Weiss Jr
March 21, 1931 (Age 64 years)
Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.066667 Longitude: W89.4

Residence March 21, 1931 (Age 64 years)
Burial of a sonJoseph William “Joe” Weiss Jr
March 24, 1931 (Age 64 years)
Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.065524 Longitude: W89.434278

Residence May 9, 1937 (Age 70 years)
Census April 1, 1940 (Age 73 years) Age: 73
Residence June 29, 1942 (Age 75 years)
Residence July 19, 1943 (Age 77 years)
Death of a brotherTheodore Jacob “Thee” Weiss
January 26, 1949 (Age 82 years)
Residence January 26, 1949 (Age 82 years)
Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.066667 Longitude: W89.4

Burial of a brotherTheodore Jacob “Thee” Weiss
January 28, 1949 (Age 82 years)
Forest Hill Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.067226 Longitude: W89.42958

Death November 7, 1960 (Age 94 years)
Cause of death: arteriosclerosis - generalized
Burial November 9, 1960 (2 days after death)
Resurrection Cemetery, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
Latitude: N43.065524 Longitude: W89.434278

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: August 17, 1856Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
10 months
elder brother
Robert E. Weiss
Birth: June 28, 1857 30 24Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Death: January 23, 1931411 N Laurel Ave, Ontario, San Bernardino, California, United States
16 months
elder sister
4 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
Theodore Jacob “Thee” Weiss
Birth: August 23, 1864 37 31Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Death: January 26, 19491209 Rutledge St, Marquette, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
22 months
himself
3 years
younger sister
Mary Gertrude Weiss
Birth: March 16, 1869 42 35Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Death: June 21, 1898Saint Anthony's Sanatorium, Denver, Arapahoe, Colorado, United States
2 years
younger sister
7 years
younger sister
Agnes L. Weiss
Birth: December 28, 1877 50 44Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Death: July 21, 1903Cassville, Cassville, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
Family with Frances Regina “Frankie” Ryan - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 18, 1891Saint John's Church, Patch Grove, Patch Grove, Grant, Wisconsin, United States
10 months
daughter
Florence Marie Weiss
Birth: September 17, 1892 26 26Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Death: February 14, 1975Saint Mary's Hospital, Greenbush, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
22 months
son
Joseph William “Joe” Weiss Jr
Birth: July 31, 1894 28 27Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Death: March 21, 1931Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
3 years
daughter
Helen Catherine Weiss
Birth: August 4, 1897 31 30Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Death: September 1, 1986Dane, Wisconsin, United States
23 months
son
Richard Glenn Weiss
Birth: July 12, 1899 33 32Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Death: November 18, 1964Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States
5 years
son
George Archibald “Arch” Weiss
Birth: February 5, 1904 37 37Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Death: February 14, 1988Stevens Hospital, Edmonds, Snohomish, Washington, United States
4 years
daughter
Laura Ann Frances “Babe” Weiss
Birth: July 14, 1908 42 41Merrill, Lincoln, Wisconsin, United States
Death: April 30, 2012740 Jenifer St, Marquette, Madison, Dane, Wisconsin, United States

Birth

Inscription from "2010 Quotations"; formerly owned by Frances Weiss, Madison, Wisconsin. According to C. Weiss, the inscription appeared in the book "2010 Quotations" in the collection of Frances Weiss. He photographed the inscription, a digital copy of which is now in the possession of P. Weiss. Current locaton of the book is not known.

Birth

Father – Anton Weiss Born February 26, 1827, am Steinway bei Regensburg, im Bevern Died June 26, 1910 at Cassville, Wisconsin

Mother – Clara (Vogt) Weiss Born May 2, 1833 im Lumersum, bei Euskirchen Koln Rhine Provence im Prussia

Children born at Cassville Robert – June 28, 1857 Celia, November 8, 1858 Frank E., May 30, 1862 Theodore J., August 23, 1864 Joseph P., July 4, 1866 Mary, March 16, 1869. Died June 21, 1898 at Denver, Colorado Clara, March 4, 1871. Died February 24, 1910 at Upland California Agnes L., December 28, 1877, Died July 21, 1903 at Cassville, Wisonsin

Father came to America, 1852 Father came to Cassville, 1855

Mother came to America, 1852 Mother came to Cassville, 1856

They were married at Cassville, August 17, 1856

Birth

"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926", database, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XRC4-5HW : accessed 30 July 2012), entry for Geo A. Weiss, born 1904, citing Birth Records, FHL microfilm 1305079.

Birth

Wisconsin, Grant County. Marriage registrations. Registrations of marriages, 1836-1907. Microfilm Series 2073, Wisconsin Historical Society. Reel ?, Grant County, Vol 7, Item 257.

Birth

"Joseph Weiss", obituary, The Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wisconsin), 8 Nov 1960, section 1, page 6, column 8; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/wisconsin-state-journal/1960-11-08/page-6 : accessed 30 Aug 2012).

Birth

U.S. 1910 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 65, sheet 7B, family 176, family of Joseph Weiss; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1708.

Birth

U.S. 1920 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 49, sheet 5B, family 135, family of Joseph P Weiss; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6061&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1981.

Birth

U.S. 1930 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 13-31, sheets 10B-11A, house 181, family 274, family of J F Weiss [Joseph Weiss]; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6224&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm T626, roll 2566.

Birth

Resurrection Cemetery (Madison, Wisconsin), Joseph P Weiss marker, section 5; personally read, 31 May 2011.

Marriage

I don't know the exact location of Saint Johns Church within Patch Grove in the 1890s. The building at the current location of Saint Johns is too recent. It might be built on the location of a previous church, but I haven't yet verified that.

Marriage

[marriage of Joseph Weiss and Frankie Ryan], The Cassville Index, 19 Nov 1891; microfilm P80-1457, The Wisconsin Historical Society.

Marriage

Wisconsin, Grant County. Marriage registrations. Registrations of marriages, 1836-1907. Microfilm Series 2073, Wisconsin Historical Society. Reel ?, Grant County, Vol 7, Item 257.

Marriage

U.S. 1910 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 65, sheet 7B, family 176, family of Joseph Weiss; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1708.

Marriage

U.S. 1930 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 13-31, sheets 10B-11A, house 181, family 274, family of J F Weiss [Joseph Weiss]; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6224&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm T626, roll 2566.

Marriage

"Wisconsin Genealogy Index", database, Wisconsin Historical Association (http://www.wisconsinhistory.org/vitalrecords/ : accessed 31 Aug 2012), entry for Joseph Weiss, 18 Nov 1891.

Marriage

Marriage Record Details Last Name: Weiss First Name: Joseph Day: 18 Month: November Year: 1891 County: Grant Volume: 07 Page: 0257

Residence

[marriage of Joseph Weiss and Frankie Ryan], The Cassville Index, 19 Nov 1891; microfilm P80-1457, The Wisconsin Historical Society.

Census

"Wisconsin, State Census, 1895", index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/MM96-ST9 : accessed 09 Sep 2012), Joseph Weiss, Merrill City, Lincoln, Wisconsin.

Census

U.S. 1910 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 65, sheet 7B, family 176, family of Joseph Weiss; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=7884&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T624, roll 1708.

Census

U.S. 1920 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 49, sheet 5B, family 135, family of Joseph P Weiss; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6061&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 1981.

Census

U.S. 1930 Census, Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, population schedule, ED 13-31, sheets 10B-11A, house 181, family 274, family of J F Weiss [Joseph Weiss]; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=6224&enc=1 : accessed 8 Aug 2012); citing NARA microfilm T626, roll 2566.

Residence

"Joseph W Weiss Dies On Saturday", The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin), 22 Mar 1931, p 1 col 2; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/capital-times/1931-03-22/page-1 : accessed 29 Aug 2012).

Residence

"Joseph W Weiss Dies In Hospital", The Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wisconsin), 22 Mar 1931, p 1 col 8; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/wisconsin-state-journal/1931-03-22/page-1 : accessed 29 Aug 2012).

Name

"Wisconsin, Births and Christenings, 1826-1926", database, FamilySearch.org (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/XRC4-5HW : accessed 30 July 2012), entry for Geo A. Weiss, born 1904, citing Birth Records, FHL microfilm 1305079.

Name

Resurrection Cemetery (Madison, Wisconsin), Joseph P Weiss marker, section 5; personally read, 31 May 2011.

Death

"Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-1997", database, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=8790&enc=1 : accessed 3 Aug 2012), entry for Joseph P Weiss, 7 Nov 1960; citing Wisconsin Vital Records Office. Wisconsin Death Index, 1959-67, 1969-97.

Death

Name: Joseph P Weiss Age: 94 Sex: M (Male) Birth Date: abt 1866 Death Date: 7 Nov 1960 Location: Madi (May be abbreviated) Certificate: 031812

Death

"Joseph Weiss", obituary, The Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wisconsin), 8 Nov 1960, section 1, page 6, column 8; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/wisconsin-state-journal/1960-11-08/page-6 : accessed 30 Aug 2012).

Death

"Joseph Weiss", obituary, The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin), 8 Nov 1960, p 12, col 2; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/capital-times/1960-11-08/page-12 : accessed 29 Aug 2012).

Death

"Records: Deaths in Madison", The Wisconsin State Journal (Madison, Wisconsin), 8 Nov 1960, section 2, page 4, column 6; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/wisconsin-state-journal/1960-11-08/page-12 : accessed 30 Aug 2012).

Death

Resurrection Cemetery (Madison, Wisconsin), Joseph P Weiss marker, section 5; personally read, 31 May 2011.

Burial

"Joseph Weiss", obituary, The Capital Times (Madison, Wisconsin), 8 Nov 1960, p 12, col 2; digital images, NewspaperArchive.com (http://newspaperarchive.com/capital-times/1960-11-08/page-12 : accessed 29 Aug 2012).

Burial

Resurrection Cemetery (Madison, Wisconsin), Joseph P Weiss marker, section 5; personally read, 31 May 2011.