Sophia Margaret Schultz1,2

F, #9, b. 16 February 1861, d. 19 June 1937
     Ahnentafel/Henry number 00009.0.
     Sophia Margaret Schultz was born on 16 February 1861 at McGregor, Clayton, Iowa, USA.2,4,5 She was the daughter of J. Charles Schultz and Margaret Kratzer.3 Sophia Margaret Schultz was a milliner in 1880 at McGregor, Clayton, Iowa.6

     Sophia Margaret Schultz married Charles Frank Zanzig, son of Johann (Friedrich) Ludwig Zanzich and Johanna Sophia (Henriette) Zanzich, on 26 September 1882 at McGregor, Clayton, Iowa, at age 21; the marriage license was dated 31 Aug. 1882, witnessed by Charles Kurz.7,2 Sophia and Charles had four sons, two of whom died as babies.8

Sophia Margaret Schultz was widowed on 3 February 1934 at age 72.9 Esther Louise Lillge was a practical nurse for her future mother-in-law, Sophia Schultz Zanzig in 1936.10
     Sophia Margaret Schultz died on 19 June 1937 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, at age 76 of chronic glomerulo nephritis (kidney disease.)11
     Sophia's obituary was published in the Milwaukee Journal on 20 June 1937 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.12 She was buried on 22 June 1937 at Graceland Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USAB,G.13,14 Her estate completed probate on 16 November 1943 at Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.15
FatherJ. Charles Schultz3 b. 4 Aug 1827, d. 28 May 1906
MotherMargaret Kratzer3 b. 14 Apr 1834, d. 3 Oct 1916

Children of Sophia Margaret Schultz and Charles Frank Zanzig

Citations

  1. [S57] Charles Zanzig and Sophia Schultz marriage, IA, Clayton Co. Vital Rec., Elkader, Clayton, Iowa, USA.
  2. [S1592] 1900 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Frank C. Zanzig.
  3. [S205] 1870 US Census, Iowa, Clayton Co., Roll M593_383, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Charles Schultz.
  4. [S236] Sophia (Schultz) Zanzig, Wisconsin death certificate no. 5094 (22 Jun 1937), Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, the death certificate says she was born in McGregor, not Guttenberg. Hereinafter cited as Sophia Zanzig death certificate.
  5. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). Checked 20170103, Informant: Charles E. Zanzig. This source gives Guttenberg, not McGregor, Iowa as birthplace.
  6. [S206] 1880 US Census, Roll T9_333; Family History Film: 1254333, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Charles Schultz.
  7. [S57] Charles Zanzig and Sophia Schultz marriage, IA, Clayton Co. Vital Rec., Elkader, Clayton, Iowa, USA, Clayton Co. Iowa, dated 31 Aug. 1882.
  8. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). Checked 20170103, Informant: Charles E. Zanzig.
  9. [S235] Chas. F. Zanzig, Wisconsin death certificate State Reg. no. 484, County no. 1856 (29 Mar 1934), Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Hereinafter cited as Chas. F. Zanzig death certificate.
  10. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). Checked 20170103, Informant: Joyce Erickson Zanzig from Jean Zanzig.
  11. [S236] Sophia (Schultz) Zanzig, Wisconsin death certificate no. 5094 (22 Jun 1937), Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. Hereinafter cited as Sophia Zanzig death certificate.
  12. [S512] Mary Frank, "Email: Frank, 2002 06 02, "Obituaries--all from Milwaukee Journal--Deaths 12/20/1934 through 8/19/1939"," e-mail message from e-mail address (Milwaukee, Wisconsin) to Barbara Zanzig, 2 Jun 2002. Hereinafter cited as "Sophia Schultz Zanzig obituary."
  13. [S236] Sophia (Schultz) Zanzig, Wisconsin death certificate no. 5094 (22 Jun 1937), Milwaukee County Register of Deeds, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, This death certificate says she was buried at Valhalla, but her stone and all family knowledge has her at Graceland. Hereinafter cited as Sophia Zanzig death certificate.
  14. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). Checked 20170103, Informant: Charles E. Zanzig. She was buried at Graceland first and then moved to Valhalla.
  15. [S228] Sophie M. (Schultz) Zanzig, Probate File, Zanzig, Sophie M. (Schultz) 107-599 (vol. 190, p. 499), Milwaukee County Register in Probate, Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, Final decree, dated 16 November 1943. Hereinafter cited as Sophie M. (Schultz) Zanzig probate.
  16. [S1419] Wisconsin State Census, 1905, http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1055; Roll CSUSAWI1905_39, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Charles F. Zanzig.
  17. [S88] 1910 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Roll T624_1726, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Charles F. Zanzig.
  18. [S69] 1920 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Roll T625_2001, Ancestry.com, unknown repository address, Charles Zanzig.
  19. [S130] 1930 US Census, Wisconsin, Milwaukee Co., Roll T626_2590, Heritage Quest, unknown repository address, Charles F. Zanzig.
  20. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). Checked 20170103, Informant: Charles Elmer Zanzig.
  21. [S2] Interview with various family members (unknown informant address), by B. Zanzig. Collection of Barbara Zanzig (Kirkland, King, Washington, USA). Checked 20170103.