Name: Metta Augusta LUETHJE
Given Name: Metta Augusta
Birth: 11 JUN 1897 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
Christening: 10 JUL 1897 Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
Death: 3 FEB 1913 in Hepler,Crawford,Kansas,USA
Burial: 1913 Hepler,Crawford,Kansas,USA
LDS Baptism: 18 APR 1995 Temple: BOISE
Endowment: 8 FEB 1996 Temple: BOISE
Sealing Child: 14 MAR 1996 Temple: BOISE
!BIRTH-DEATH: Personal knowledge of Louise, sister [now deceased].
BIRTH-DEATH: Family Records: history written by Margaret Mahnken Luethje,
mother, in poss of Mrs. Della Hinthorn, niece; Independence, KS.
BIRTH-CHRISTENING: Trinity Lutheran Church records; 1897; Grand Island, NE.
BIRTH-DEATH: The Luethje Family record; p 27; in poss of Eldor and Edna Meyer;
DEATH: Immanual Lutheran Church records; Hepler, KS.
ADDRESS: Mrs Della Hinthorn; 401 S Penn Apt 516; Independence, KS; 67301. Rev Eldor and Edna Meyer; 540 N 4th St; #3; Seward, NE, 68434.
VARIENT SPELLING: LUETJE; LUETHJE; LUETJEN.
NOTE: She was christened at the Grand Island, NE Trinity Lutheran Church;
Witnesses: Maria Barthels; August Schroeder; Wm Luethjen.
(I don't know who the above "Wm Luetjen" is. Augusta had a brother
Wilhelm, but he was not born until much later.)
She died of pneumonia at age 15 years at Hepler, KS.
She was confirmed in the Immanual Lutheran Church at Hepler, KS in 1911.
(Immanual Lutheran Church records.)
Immanual Lutheran Cemetery is three miles south of Hepler, KS.
Father: Johan Boje Richard LUTHJE b: 18 NOV 1863 in Welmbuttel,Schleswig,Holstien,Germany c: 27 DEC 1863 in Tellingstedt,Schleswig,Holstien,Germany
Mother: Margaret MAHNKEN b: 24 OCT 1868 in Cole Camp,Benton,Missouri,USA