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Ancestors of Laura Louise Rosetta Martinson (Peterman)

My grandmother was Laura Louise Rosetta Martinson (Peterman)
b. May 21, 1904 near Luzerne, Ia. Benton co.
d. July 28, 1965 enroute to Iowa City from Belle Plaine, Ia. 
buried in Lutheran Cem, Luzerne, Ia

Her parents:

Fredrich Heinrick Petermann
b. April 6, 1871 Luzerne, Ia
d. Oct. 1, 1957 Vinton, Ia hospital buried in Lutheran Cem, Luzerne, Ia
married Sept,22,1895 at home of Jochim Rieck Benton co. to

Augusta S.C. Rieck
b. Jan.6,1878 at Williamsburg, Ia Iowa co.
d. Oct.6, 1944 at Ceder Rapids Hos. buried Lutheran Cem. Luzerne Ia.

Fredrich Heinrick Petermann parents-

John H. Christian Peterman
B. Feb.8,1832 Beckstate, Hanover, Ger.
D. May 14, 1916 Luzerne, Ia. buried Lutheran Cem Luzerne, Ia
Married March 7, 1867 to

Dorthea M Kluss
B Jan 13, 1851 Lueblow, Macklenburg, Ger
D. July 21, 1906 Luzerne, Iowa buried Lutheran cem. Luzerne Ia

Augusta S C Rieck parents-

Joachina Fredrich Rieck
b. Feb. 16, 1849 Ger. came to America fall 1867
d. June 10, 1923 at home of Fred and Augusta Peterman Luzerne, Ia.
married Feb. 24, 1876 to

Johanna Meier
b Sept 3, 1857
d. Feb 12, 1909

Dorthea Kluss parents

Frederich Kluss
b May 14, 1822
d. July 4, 1905 Luzerne buried at Lutheran Cem Luzerne, Ia
Dorathea ?
b. mar 26, 1825
d. Sept. 25, 1901 buried Lutheran Cem Luzerne, Ia

I have all the kids names  for each family for the most part. My grandmother 
Laura was married to John Claus Julius Lohf Jr. Oct 14, 1924. they had four 
children. John was killed in a haying accident Sept 28, 1929. She married 
Ruben T. Martinson Nov 21, 1931. 

Submitted by Suzanne Schmidt
© Suzanne Schmidt

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