Name: John Peter LUTZ
Given Name: John Peter
Change Date: 14 APR 2012
Note: Name was originally Lutz in Germany. Most of his descendants began spe lling as Lotz around 1900.
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Birth: 10 DEC 1812 in Nassau, Germany
Note: Birthdate calculated from age at death.
Emigration: 11 JUN 1844 Germany
Immigrated to the U S in 1844 and settled in or around Crestline, Crawf ord County, Ohio, where they stayed for about twenty years before movin g to the farm in Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, where they live d out their lives.
Census-US-1850 1850 Washington Township, Richland County, Ohio, USA
Traveled on ship "William and James" from Rotterdam arriving in New Yor k on 12 Sep 1844.
35 Johann Peter Lutz, 32, male, farmer, Nassau
36 Maria Christena - his wife, 23, female, Nassau
37 Peter Wilhelm, 2 months, male, Nassau
Census-US-1860 1860 Washington Township, Richland County, Ohio, USA
1850 Washington Township, Richland County, Ohio Household #307:
Peter Lutz, 35, M, W, Laborer, Germany
Mary, 28, F, W, Germany
John, 6, M, W, Germany
Jacob, 4, M, W, Ohio
Catherine, 3, F, W, Ohio
Census-US-1870 1870 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA
1860 Washington Township, Richland County, Ohio, Household #1703:
P Lutz, 48, M, Carpenter, 600, 300, Nassau [John Peter]
C, 37, F, Nassau [Mary Cristena]
J?, 15, M, Nassau [John]
J?, 13, M, Ohio [Jacob]
C, 12, F, Ohio [Catherine]
S A, 8, F, Ohio [Sarah Ann]
P, 7, M, Ohio [Peter]
PROP: 1880 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA
Note: Listed in the 1880 Auglaize County Atlas - owned 50 acres in Logan Town ship.
Census-US-1880 1880 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA
1870 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio:
John P Lutz, 58, M, W, farmer Hessen, Germany
Mary C. , 49, F, W, keeping house, Hessen, Germany
Sarah A , 19, F, W, at home, Ohio
Peter, 17, M, W, at home, Ohio
John H, 4, M, W, at home, Ohio [actually grandson John Henry Medsker]
Census-US-1900 1900 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA
1880 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio:
John P Lutz, W, M, 67, farmer, Nassau
Mary C., W, F, 58, Wife, keeping house, Nassau
Peter, W, M, 26, son, works on farm, Ohio
John Henry, 14, son, works on farm, Ohio [actually grandson John Henry M edsker]
Death: 18 FEB 1907 in Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA
1900 Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, Household #156:
Lutz, John P, Head, W, M, Dec 1812 89, M 59, Germany
Lutz, Mary C, Wife, W, F, Feb 1822, 78, M 59, 5 children, 3 living, Ger many
"John Peter Lutz -- The death of John Peter Lutz occurred at his home a bout 3 miles north of Buckland, Monday, at age 96 years, 2 months, and 8 d ays, after a protracted illness. He came to this country from Germany i n 1844, first locating at Crestline, Ohio. He remained there 20 years a fter which he took up his residence on a farm in the northeastern part o f Logan Twp., this county, where he has resided since. He leaves three c hildren; Mrs John Freyer of Michigan, Mrs John Zuber of Allen County an d Peter Lutz of this county. The funeral will take place today from An tioch Church, Reverand Pease officiating. Interrment will be in Ft Aman da Cemetery."
Burial: 21 FEB 1907 Fort Amanda Cemetery, Logan Township, Auglaize County, Ohio, USA 9
"Death Took Away a Pioneer Resident of Logan Township Monday - Funeral T hursday Morning. John Peter Lutze, aged 94 years, 2 months and 8 days, d ied at his home in Logan township Monday, after an extended illness. C ause of death was the infirmities of old age. In the year 1844 Mr. Lut z landed in America. At that time he settled near Crestline, Richland c ounty, Ohio. In 1864 he moved to Logan township where he resided up un til the time of his death. Two daughters, Mrs. John Fryer, of Michigan , and Mrs. John Zuber, of Allen county, and one son, Peter Lutze surviv e. Funeral Thursday morning at 10 o'clock at the Antioch church with R ev. Peases officiating. Burial in the Ft. Amanda cemetery."
Mary Cristena STOUBER b: 2 FEB 1822 in Nordthover, Ampt Weiseiders, Nassau, Germany
29 NOV 1842
in Germany 10
- John Peter Wilhelm LUTZ \ LOTZ b: ABT 1844 in Germany
- Jacob LOTZ \ LUTZ b: ABT 1846 in Ohio, USA
- Catherine Elizabeth LUTZ \ LOTZ b: 27 AUG 1847 in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, USA
- Sarah Ann LUTZ \ LOTZ b: 25 JUN 1851 in Richland County, Ohio, USA
- Peter Edward LUTZ \ LOTZ b: 10 APR 1852 in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio, USA
- Abbrev: Zuber Family Bible
Title: Family data, John and Sarah (Lotz) Zuber Family Bible, New Devotion al and Practical Pictorial Family Bible, (Dayton, Ohio: National Pu blishing Company, 1879); original owned in 2010 by Robert J and E Jayne ( McOwen) Zuber, [address for private use]. actical Pictorial Family Bible. Dayton, Ohio: National Publishing C ompany, 1879. Original owned in 2010 by Robert J and E Jayne (McOwen) Z uber, [address for private use].
- Abbrev: Auglaize County, OH: Atlas 1880
Title: H G Howland, Atlas of Auglaize County, Ohio (Philadelphia, Penns ylvania: Robert Sutton, 1880), . sylvania: Robert Sutton, 1880.
- Abbrev: Allen County, OH: Historical Society Files
Title: ""; , , Family Files; Allen County Museum, Allen County Historical Soci ety, Lima, Ohio. a, Ohio.
Page: Research by Mrs. Jeanne Porreca
- Abbrev: Subject or Family Member
Title: Information from Subject or Subject's family member [address for pr ivate use]. >address for private use].
- Abbrev: Newspaper - OH - Auglaize Republican
Title: "," Auglaize Republican, , .
Page: Obituary for John Peter Lutz; 21 February 1907
- Abbrev: Germans to America - Series II
Title: Ira A Glazier, compiler, Germans to America - Series II: Lists of Pa ssengers Arriving at U.S. Ports in the 1840s (Wilmington, Delaware: S cholarly Resources Inc, 2002), . assengers Arriving at U.S. Ports in the 1840s. Wilmington, Delaware : Scholarly Resources Inc, 2002.
Page: Volume 2, July 1843-December 1845, Page 156
- Abbrev: Passenger List (Not Online)
Title: Manifest, , , , passenger list manifest (accessed ).
Page: William and James; from Rotterdam, arriving in New York; 12 September 1844; Family of Johann Peter Lutz; Copied; 2006
- Abbrev: Ancestry.com: US Federal Census Collection
Title: "US Federal Census Collection," Digital images of US Census, Ancestr y.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed . y.com. y.com. http://www.ancestry.com/ : .
- Abbrev: Graves: OH-Auglaize-Fort Amanda Cemetery
Title: Fort Amanda Cemetery (Amanda Township, Auglaize County, Ohio; St Rt 98) , ; , . . Grave marker.
Page: Gravestone; 1999; Photo taken by Cheri Zuber
- Abbrev: Newspaper - * Unknown
Title: "," Unknown Newspaper, , .
Page: Obituary for Mary C (Stouber) Lotz; 1905; Clipping found, presumed from a Wapakoneta newspaper