NameAnna Barbara KLIPFEL
Birth25 Dec 1845, Pusheta Township, Allen County, Ohio24, p. 19.,164, p. 90.
Christening25 Jan 1846, St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Pusheta Township, Auglaize County, Ohio24, p. 19. Age: <1
Death30 Jun 1926, Turtlecreek Township, Shelby County, Ohio1181 Age: 80
BurialPearl Cemetery, Shelby County, Ohio98, p. 443,1181
FatherAugustin KLIPFEL (1809-1851)
MotherFranziska MILLER (1821-~1860)
Birth21 Aug 1843, Allen County, Ohio29
Death20 Aug 1873, Wapakoneta, Auglaize County, Ohio29 Age: 29
Marriage26 Jan 1865, Auglaize County, Ohio1744
BirthApr 1846857
Death23 May 1902857 Age: 56
BurialSt. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Wapakoneta, Auglaize County, Ohio857
Marriage4 Nov 1875857
Notes for Anna Barbara KLIPFEL

1845 Birthdate:24, p. 19.,164, p. 90. Klüpfel, Barbara. Birth date: 25 Dec 1845; baptismal date: 25 Jan 1846. Parents' names: August Klupfel, Francesca Müller. Sponsors' names: John Prunn (Brunn?); Barbara Klupfel.

1850 U.S. Census:410 Barbara Klipfel enumerated in Wapakoneta, Auglaize County, Ohio, in the household of her father Augustus Klipfel as a female, age 4, and born in Ohio.

1860 U.S. Census:1377 Barbara Klipfel enumerated in the household of her step-father John Rammelmeier in the Sixth Ward, City of Dayton, Montgomery County, Ohio as a female, age 16, born in Ohio, and in school within the year.

1865 Marriage: Two listings in IGI for this marriage:
Klipful, Barbara married to Leo Kunz, 26 Jan 1865, Auglaize
Kleppel, Barbara married to Lee Kuntz, 29 Jan 1865, Mercer

1880 U.S. Census:427 Barbara enumerated in the household of her husband Adam Graff in Wapakoneta, Duchouquet Township, Auglaiza County, Ohio as a white, female, age 33, wife, married, keeping house, born in Ohio, father born in Bavaria, mother born in Hessen Saum.

1920 U.S. Census:999 Barbara Graff not enumerated in household of son William J. Graff.

1926 Death Certificate:1181 Anna Barbara Graff; 30 June 1926; Turtlecreek Township, Shelby County, Ohio; female, white, widowed; born 26 December 1845; age 81 years, 6 months, 4 days; housekeeper; born, Auglaize County, Ohio; father, unknown, father’s birthplace, Germany; maiden name of mother, Frances Miller, mother’s birthplace, Germany.

1926 Obituary:560 Pusheta Township Woman Passes On. Mrs. Barbara Graff Dies at Home of Son in Shelby County Wednesday. Mrs. Barbara Graff, native of Pusheta township, and former well known local resident, died Wednesday, June 30, 1926, at the home of her son, W. J. Graff, southwest of Swanders, Shelby County. Mrs. Graff had made her home with her son since she was stricken with paralysis 12 years ago, while a resident of this city.

Barbara Klipfel Graff, daughter of William Klipfel, one of the early residents of Pusheta township, was born December 26, 1845, and was aged 81, six months and four days at the time of her death. Her marriage to the late Adam Graff of this city occurred more than half a century ago and following a short residence in the country, the couple moved to Wapakoneta where Mr. Graff followed his trade as a brick mason. He died five years ago.

Surviving are two sons, W. J. Graff, with whom she lived, and Charles Graff of Muncie, Indiana. One grandchild and two great grandchildren also survive. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at the W. J. Graff home. Burial in Pearl Cemetery.

1926 Tombstone:98, p. 443. Pearl Cemetery, Shelby County, Ohio.
Barbara A. Graff

Descendant Information

Burials:98, p. 443. Pearl Cemetery records also list Graff, May Chambers, 1880-1929 and Graff, William J., 1878-1960.
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