Gustave Anton Preiss

Gustave Anton Preiss

Male 1900 - 1920  (20 years)

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  • Name Gustave Anton Preiss  [1, 2
    Residence 1900  Elgin Ward 2, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Born 20 Feb 1900  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1910  Elgin Ward 7, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Sep 1920  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bluff City Cemetery; Section 5, Lot 8, Space 25
    Died 15 Sep 1920  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Cause: ruptured appendix 
    Person ID I1049  obenlandGenealogy
    Last Modified 9 Aug 2018 

    Father Wilhelm Friedrich Preiss,   b. Sep 1861, Winnenden, Neckarkreis,W├╝rttemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1936, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Marie Caroline Obenland,   b. 22 May 1862, Heilbronn, Neckarkreis, Wurttemburg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 1946, Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 12 Apr 1890  Peoria, Peoria County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Family ID F486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Bluff City Cemetery Elgin IL Sign(7)
    Bluff City Cemetery Elgin IL Sign(7)
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  • Notes 
    • Gustave was the son of Fred W and Maria (Mary) Obenland Preiss. He was born in Elgin, Illinois on Feb. 20, 1900. Gustave filled out his WWI Draft Registration card on Sept. 12, 1918. He was living at 215 Hill Ave. in Elgin at the time. Gustave worked as a clerk for Ackerman Brothers, at 164 Milwaukee, in Elgin. His draft registration said that Gustave was of medium height and build, with blue eyes and brown hair. The 1920 Census was taken on January 6th. Gustave was living with his parents at the time. He would die just a month later. Gustave died of a ruptured appendix, as per one of his nieces. The date was Sept. 15, 1920. He was only 20 years old. His Illinois State Death Certificate is #0040634

  • Sources 
    1. [S276] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;;), Database online. Elgin Ward 2, Kane, Illinois, ED , roll , page .
      Record for Fred Preiss

    2. [S276] 1900 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2004;;), Database online. Elgin Ward 2, Kane, Illinois, ED , roll , page .
      Record for Mary C Preiss

    3. [S246] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;;), Database online. Elgin Ward 7, Kane, Illinois, ED , roll T624_297, part , page .
      Record for Maria Preiss

    4. [S383] Gustave Anton Preiss Illinois Death Certificate.

    5. [S473] Illinois Marriages, Visitor Contributed Marriages.

    6. [S2315] Ginny Schock Email to Cecilia Obenland Backhaus Joder, Ginny Schock, (Name: Ginny Schock;), Obenland #82., Obenland #82, received 11 Jul 2008 in response to my email of 11 Jul 2008.