Name: Margaret MAHNKEN
Given Name: Margaret
Birth: 24 OCT 1868 in Cole Camp,Benton,Missouri,USA
Death: 9 MAY 1954 in Independence,Montgomery,Kansas,USA
Burial: 12 MAY 1954 Independence,Montgomery,Kansas,USA
LDS Baptism: 31 MAY 1991 Temple: LANGE
Endowment: 7 AUG 1991 Temple: LANGE
Sealing Child: 17 SEP 1991 Temple: LANGE
!BIRTH-MARRIAGE-DEATH: Family Records in possession of Louise Schulze, daughter
now deceased; Independence, KS.
BIRTH: IGI 3.02; Batch 5016179; Source 1553759; Sheet 41.
MARRIAGE: Mahnken Family Record in possession of Rev. Eldor W. Meyer, grandson;Seward, NE.
BURIAL: Mt Hope Cemetery.
ADDRESS: Rev. Eldor W Meyer; 540 North 4th St; #3; Seward, NE; 68434. (1991)
VARIENT SPELLING: Margaretha; Margaret.
NOTE: She and Johan were married in the winter of 1894. (Mahnken F R Book.)
John (Johan) abandoned Margaret (Margaretha) in November 1918. He left
taking with him practically all money in bank. When he did not return Margaret
filed for divorce 27 March 1920 in the District Court of Montgomery County,
KS. The divorce was to become final six months thereafter.
(Divorce filing papers (copy) in my possession.)
NOTE: From the Mahnken Family Record (history written by Margaretha) is the
following: "When the older girls married, Margaretha was left alone with father
and grandfather for some years. In February 1894 the grandfather died. She
married in the winter of that year. She and her husband, John Luethje, lived
with Johann Friedrick Mahnken on the farm for two years."
NOTE: Not in Ancestral File 4.13.
Johan Boje Richard LUTHJE b: 18 NOV 1863 in Welmbuttel,Schleswig,Holstien,Germany c: 27 DEC 1863 in Tellingstedt,Schleswig,Holstien,Germany
- Divorced: Y
in Cole Camp,Benton,Missouri,USA
- Sealing Spouse:
7 FEB 1996
- Louise Katherine LUETHJE b: 24 NOV 1895 in Cole Camp,Benton,Missouri,USA
- Metta Augusta LUETHJE b: 11 JUN 1897 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA c: 10 JUL 1897 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
- Claus Friedrick LUETHJE b: 10 FEB 1899 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA c: 2 APR 1899 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
- Herman Henry Heinrich LUETHJE b: 11 FEB 1901 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA c: 28 APR 1901 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
- Anna Marie LUETHJE b: 13 NOV 1902 in Walnut,Crawford,Kansas,USA
- Otto John LUETHJE b: 1 AUG 1904 in Walnut,Crawford,Kansas,USA
- Wilhelm Ernest LUETHJE b: 24 MAY 1907 in Walnut,Crawford,Kansas,USA
- Martha Matilda LUETHJE b: 10 JAN 1909 in Brazilton,Crawford,Kansas,USA