Albert Gustav Preiss

Albert Gustav Preiss

Male 1893 - 1919  (~ 25 years)

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  • Name Albert Gustav Preiss  [1
    Born Oct 1893  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1900  Elgin Ward 2, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Residence 1910  Elgin Ward 7, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Jul 1919  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Bluff City Cemetery; Section 5, Lot 8, Space 22
    Died 2 Jul 1919  Elgin, Kane County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I555  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  [6, 7
    Family ID F486  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
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    Bluff City Cemetery Elgin IL Sign(4)
    Bluff City Cemetery Elgin IL Sign(4)

  • Notes 
    • Albert registered for the draft for WWI on June 5, 1917. At the time, he was living at 215 Hill St., Elgin, Illinois. He was employed as a watchmaker for the Elgin National Watch Company. Albert was single at the time. He objected to the draft because of his religious convictions. He said he was a member of the Apostloic Christian Church. His description on his draft card shows him to have been of medium build and height, with blue eyes and black hair. It also says that he had a physical disability. Albert died one year later. (Ill. Death Certificate #0027637.

  • Sources 
    1. [S314] Virginia Preiss Schock Interview With Cecilia Obenland Backhaus Joder, (Name: Date: June 2008;;).

    2. [S153] Albert Gustave Preiss Illinois Death Certificate, Certificate # 0027637.

    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. [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

    5. [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

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

    7. [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.