Name: Claus Friedrick LUETHJE
Given Name: Claus Friedrick
Birth: 10 FEB 1899 in Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
Christening: 2 APR 1899 Grand Island,Hall,Nebraska,USA
Death: DEC 1928 in Osawatomie,Miami,Nebraska,USA
LDS Baptism: 19 APR 1995 Temple: BOISE
Endowment: 7 MAR 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 Hinthorne, niece; Independence, KS.
BIRTH-CHRISTENING: Trinity Lutheran Church Records; 1899; Grand Island, NE.
BIRTH-DEATH: The Luethje Family record; p 27; in poss of Eldor and Edna Meyer;
ADDRESS: Mrs Della Hinthorne; 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: He volunteered as a carpenter in shipbuilding at Newport in the east in
World War I. After the Armistice he went around South for better chance for
work. On his way he had an accident on the depot in Ft. Worth, Texas in Spring
1919. Unable to work he was taken to the State Hospital Osawatomie, Kansas (for
9 years). Here he remained till 1928 where he died. [from history by Margaret
Luethje - above.]
He never married.
Witnesses at his christening: Otto Wagner; Emil Reimers; Emma Hargens.
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