Margheim George

Male 1879 - 1931  (51 years)


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  • Name Margheim George 
    Born 05 Dec 1879  Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Nov 1931  Windsor, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I13411  Margheim Family from Gottlieb
    Last Modified 10 May 2006 

    Father Margheim Georg Heinrich,   b. 1837, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1926, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Blehm Catherine Marie,   b. Abt 1850, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1879, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 29 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Abt 1868  Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F0298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Hauf Elizabeth,   b. 1878, Merkel, Saratov Province, Frank District, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1910, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years) 
    Married 1899  Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Margheim Johannes Georg,   b. 30 Jul 1900, Merkel, Saratov Province, Frank District, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1978, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2005 
    Family ID F4765  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Bruntz Elizabeth,   b. 4 Nov 1893, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1971, Holyoke, Phillips County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 23 Mar 1913  Windsor, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Margheim George Edward,   b. 16 Sep 1915, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1998, Olympia, Thurston County, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    +2. Margheim Henry William,   b. 13 Sep 1918, Riverton, Fremont County, Wyoming Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1997, Loveland, Larimer County, Colorado. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +3. Margheim Victor Emanuel
    +4. Margheim Irene Elizabeth
    +5. Margheim Frederick William
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2005 
    Family ID F4766  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    George Margheim (seated center)award winning Trumpet player in Army Garrison stationed at Saratov, Saratov Province, Russia, 1906.
    George Margheim (seated center)award winning Trumpet player in Army Garrison stationed at Saratov, Saratov Province, Russia, 1906.
    George Margheim in Russian Army, Saratov, Saratov Province, Russia 1904.
    George Margheim in Russian Army, Saratov, Saratov Province, Russia 1904.
    George Margheim and his Farm Accessory Store, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado 1927.
    George Margheim and his Farm Accessory Store, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado 1927.
    George Margheim and his shoe repair shop, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado 1920.
    George Margheim and his shoe repair shop, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado 1920.

    Documents
    George Margheim World War I Draft card, Riverton, Fremont County, Wyoming 12 Sep 1918.
    George Margheim World War I Draft card, Riverton, Fremont County, Wyoming 12 Sep 1918.

    Headstones
    George Margheim, Lakeview Cemetery, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado.
    George Margheim, Lakeview Cemetery, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado.
    Born: 05 Dec 1879, Merkel, Saratov Province, Russia. Died: 14 Nov 1931, Windsor, Weld County, Colorado.

  • Notes 
    • Was in the Russian Army as an award winning trumpet player in a band with the Regiment based at Saratov, Saratov Province, Russia before he came to the USA.
    • Immigrated to the USA 30 December 1907. Name of ship was the "Chemnitz". Port of immigration was Texas Harbor (Galveston), Texas. Destination was New Windsor, Colorado. Left Bremen, Germany December 5, 1907. Customs official spelled Margheim as Margheun. Ship manifest listed the family as follows: Georg Margheun, age 28. Wife: Elisabeth, age 28. Child: Johannes, age 4. Information from the Texas Seaport Museum, Galveston Immigration Database.

      The Colorado 1910 US census had the family living at Windsor, Weld County, Precinct 4, enumeration district 266. Listed as George Margheim, age 30, married 10 years, born in Russia, came to USA in 1906. Occupation: Farmer. Wife: Lizzie, age 31, married with 1 child still living, born in Russia, came to USA in 1906. Child: John, age 10, born in Russia, came to USA in 1906.

      Registered for the Draft during WW I at Fremont County, Wyoming. Listed as : George Margheim; born 5 December 1880 in Russia; residence was Riverton, Wyoming. Occupation: Farmer, self. Height: Medium. Color of eyes Blue. Build: Medium. Color of hair: Red.
    • The Colorado 1920 US census for Weld County, Windsor Precinct lists the family as follows: Family Group 199; George Margheim, age 40, born in Russia, came to the USA in 1908, occupation: Shoemaker. Wife: Elizabeth, age 26, born in Russia, came to the USA in 1899. Children: George, Jr., age 4 11/12, born in Colorado; Henry, age 1 4/12 born in Wyoming. Living in household was sister-in-law Mary Bruntz, age 21, born in Russia, came to the USA in 1899.

      Petition for Naturalization filed November 8, 1923, CSA 009215 05 1181, Weld County, Colorado. Was Naturalized June 30, 1928, CSA 10332d 09 1176, Weld County, Colorado. Residence was listed in both petitions as Windsor, Weld County, Colorado.

      Article from the WINDSOR BEACON NEWSPAPER titled St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church dated January 6 1928: "At the annual business meeting of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church the following officers were elected: Mike Rutz, George Margheim and Fred Stoll as Deacons; Jake Oorenz as Treasurer; George Weinmeister, William Haas and Henry Held as Trustees".

      The Colorado 1930 US Census for Weld County, Windsor Precinct, lists the family as follows: George Margheim, age 50, born in Saratov, Russia, came to the USA in 1908. Occupation: Harness Maker. Wife: Elizabeth, age 36, born in Russia, came to the USA in 1900. Children: George, Jr., age 14, born in Colorado; Henry, age 11, born in Wyoming; Victor, age 5, born in Colorado; Irene E., age 3, born in Colorado; Frederick W., age 1, born in Colorado. Listed as Family Group 217 on the census page.