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Jacob MUSCH family – passenger list

Jacob MUSCH immigrated to the United States on 17 June 1873. He arrived in New York City aboard the Koln. Four of his five known children made the trip with him. They were Herman, Albert, Helene (Lena) and Emilie (Milly).

“New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957,” digital images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com : accessed 25 July 2010), passenger ship of Koln, 17 Jun 1873, Jacob, Herman, Albert, Helene and Emilie Musch.

Jacob MUSCH family

Jacob MUSCH was born 27 December 1818 in Prussia. His wife’s name is unknown. On 17 June 1873, he arrived in New York City aboard the ship Koln along with 4 of his children. They settled in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. He died on 31 August 1914 in Toledo.

His children were:

William Alfred MUSCH born 8 March 1854 in Germany. He married Marie Elizabeth EICKBRECHT on 9 October 1880 in Lucas County, Ohio. He died on 22 August 1947 in Toledo.

Herman MUSCH was born 5 January 1856 in Germany. He married Anna BLISS on 18 November 1878 in Lucas County. He died 3 March 1925 in Toledo.

Albert MUSCH was born 14 December 1861 in Roven Pomern, Germany. He married Amelia Augusta TABBERT on 18 May 1886 in Lucas County. He died 13 June 1946 in Toledo.

Lena MUSCH was born about 1866 in Germany. She married Henry KATSCHKE on 1 March 1883 in Toledo.

Milly MUSCH was born about 1868 in Germany.

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William Albert MUSCH and Marie Elizabeth EICKBRECHT family

William Albert MUSCH was born 8 March 1854 in Germany. He was the son of Jacob MUSCH. William married Marie Elizabeth EICKBRECHT on 9 October 1880 in Lucas County, Ohio. Marie’s father was Martin EICKBRECHT. Marie died on 30 November 1924 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. William died on 22 August 1947 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio.

Their children were:

  1. Bertha MUSCH was born 24 November 1879 in Germany. She married Christian John RUMPF on 17 October 1900 in Lucas County, Ohio. She died on 2 November 1946. Note: Bertha was born 11 months before her reported parents were married. It is possible either her mother or father is incorrectly identified.
  2. Paul William MUSCH was born 22 July 1882 in Toledo. He married first Martha KASTEN on 19 May 1907 in Lucas County, Ohio. He married second Rose SCHLIPF on 2 November 1916 in Lucas County. He died on 4 April 1963 in Toledo.
  3. William Albert MUSCH, Jr. was born 24 September 1884 in Toledo. He married Sarah Florence STRIBLING. He died 8 July 1970 in Toledo.
  4. Ernest Herman MUSCH was born 29 December 1886 in Toledo. He married Emma C JESS on 13 April 1910 in Lucas County, Ohio. He died on 11 December 1974 in Toledo.
  5. Elsa Louisa MUSCH was born 26 February 1889 in Toledo and died 8 May 1890 in Toledo.
  6. Martha MUSCH was born 21 March 1891 in Toledo. She married George J HEUPENBECKER. She died on 24 February 1922 in Toledo.
  7. Edward Carl MUSCH was born 29 November 1893 in Toledo. He married Elvira OETKEN on 16 May 1917 in Lucas County, Ohio. He died 17 January 1964 in Toledo.
  8. Clara MUSCH born 18 October 1895 and died 2 December 1899 in Toledo.
  9. Edna Edith MUSCH was born 4 October 1899 in Toledo. She married Paul Walter RINGEL and 19 June 1919. She later married Russel SMITH. She died on 26 May 1989 in Lucas County, Ohio.
  10. Harold MUSCH was born 5 July 1902 in Toledo. He married Elizabeth. He died on 9 May 1973 in Toledo.

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Christian John RUMPF and Bertha MUSCH family

Christian “Christ” John RUMPF was born 26 October 1876 in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio. He was the son of John L RUMPF and Louisa RUDENBECK.

On 17 October 1900, he married Bertha MUSCH in Lucas County, Ohio. Bertha was born 24 November 1879 in Germany to William Albert MUSCH and Marie Elizabeth EICKBRECHT.

Bertha died on 2 November 1946 in Toledo. Christian died on 5 November 1951 in Toledo.

Note: William MUSCH and Marie EICKBRECHT were married in Lucas County, Ohio 10 months after Bertha’s birth date. It is possible that one or both of them are not her biological parents, but she identifies them as such.

They had two daughters:

  1. Mabel M RUMPF was born about 1904. She married Frank Benjamin ELLIS on 26 August 1920 in Monroe, Monroe County, Michigan. She died on 26 July 1964 in Toledo.
  2. Esther RUMPF was born 7 May 1906 in Toledo. She married Edmund SALZWEDEL. She died on 24 January 1990 in Maumee, Lucas County, Ohio.

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