MARY E. MESCHKE BUBLITZ
Mary was born on February 28, 1862 in Poland; her mother was Albertina Struckhert/Streickert. She came to the United States in 1880. Mary was married to Frank Bublitz and they lived in Merritt Township, Bay County, Michigan.
Mary had the following children:
Annie L. Bublitz
Carl Bublitz who was married to Jenny Lauer on November 25, 1915 in Lakefield Township.
Bertha A. Bublitz
Edith T. Bublitz
Matilda H. “Tillie” Bublitz
Helen M. Bublitz
Adaline A. Bublitz
In 1916, Mary and her family owned and operated a 75.81 acre farm in Section 16 on the NW corner of Meridian and Roosevelt Roads in Lakefield Township. Their neighbors were Jacob Lauer, William Sandhoff, Gustav Klugas, Richard Welke, Fred Gotts, George Trudgen and Mrs. J.G. Clark.
In 1930, Mary is living with her son, Arthur Bublitz.
Mary died on June 10, 1933 Fremont Township, Saginaw County, Michigan and is buried in the Oakwood Cemetery, Saginaw, Saginaw County, Michigan.
SOURCES 1900, 1920, 1930 U.S. Census; Carl and Jenny Lauer Bublitz marriage record; Mary Meschke Bublitz obituary and death record.
Pioneers of Lakefield Township - Left to Right: Jacob Brown, Lawrence Dubay, Alva Hinterman, David Dubay, Mr. Harris, George Easlick, Calvin Harris; Ray Rowell standing towards the top of photo and his daughters, Mildred, Dorothy, and Carrie Rowell, sitting on the wood pile. Carry Rowell later married Fred Honaman. photo from John and Linda Honaman Johnson.
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