Wentzel, Rudolph Ferdinand

Birth Name Wentzel, Rudolph Ferdinand [1] [2a] [3a] [4a] [5a] [6a] [7a]
Birth Name Wentzel, Rudolph Ferdinand [1]
Gramps ID I0020
Gender male
Age at Death 74 years, 4 months, 4 days

Events

Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth [E0099] 1844-07-14 Germany Birth of Wentzel, Rudoff

Event Note

Also has a date of 7-1854??

[3b] [8] [3] [5b] [6b] [1]
Marriage [E5386] 1872-12-13 Canada, Ontario, Waterloo Co., Berlin (Obsolete) Marriage of Wentzel, Rudolph &

[1]
Immigration [E5388] 1885   Immigration of Wentzel, Rudolph

[1]
Residence [E0250] 1890 USA, Michigan, Wayne Co., Detroit Residence of Wentzel, Rudolph

[9]
Census [E0253] 1910-04-22 USA, Michigan, Wayne Co., Detroit Census Wentzel, Ferdinand family 1910

[10]
Death [E0100] 1918-11-18 USA, Michigan, Wayne Co., Detroit Death of Wentzel, Rudoff

[3c] [5c] [7b] [11a]
Burial [E0101] 1918-11-22 USA, Michigan, Wayne Co., Detroit, Woodmere Cemetery Burial of Wentzel, Rudoff

[7] [11]
Occupation [E0103] about 1910 USA, Michigan Occupation, Railroad, Street Cleaner (White Wing)

[5]

Parents

Father Wentzel, Ferdinand [I1683]
Mother Wentzel(MN), Willhelmina [I1684]

Families

Married Wife Adloff, Augustine [I0021]
   
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage [E4842] 1872-12-13 Canada, Ontario, Waterloo Co., Berlin (Obsolete) Marriage of Wentzel, Rudoff and Adloff, Augustine

Event Note

Married by Rev. Herman Sagehorn.

[5] [1] [12a]
Census [E0253] 1910-04-22 USA, Michigan, Wayne Co., Detroit Census Wentzel, Ferdinand family 1910

[10]
  Children
  1. Wentzel, Charles O. [I0353]
  2. Wentzel, Anna Katherine [I0015]
  3. Wentzel, Florentine C. [I0250]

Addresses

Date Street City County State/ Province Country Postal Code Phone Sources
  Germany, Kitchener Ont., Detroit, Mich.             [5]
1900 353 Clark Avenue Detroit, Wayne   Michigan United States     [1]

Gallery

Narrative

Rudolph Wentzel was born in Germany, 1844 to Ferdinand and Willhelmina Wentzel. His German name spelling of "Rudoff". On Dec. 13 1872 he married Augustine Adloff in Berlin Ontario. He worked for the Michigan Central Railroad until he retired. Then he worked for the city of Detroit as a "White Wing" (street sweeper). He died when Flora, his daughter & William Seiss where in Rhode Island and on Flora's birthday. His burial was on Nov. 22, 1918. At time of his death, he may have lived in Prairie in Detroit.

Narrative

Last Review: 2009-4Q

Attributes

Attribute/ Type Value Notes Sources
Relationship 04 - MMM F

 

Source References

  1. Letters from Helwig, Daryl [S0260]
  2. Baptism Record; Wentzel, Anna Catherine [S0180]
    1. Source text:

      Rudolf Wentzel.

  3. Letters from Griffin, Dorothy [S0015]
    1. Source text:

      Rudolph Wentzel.

    2. Source Reference Note:

      Birth place from Anna Wentzel's Ceritfied copy of birth record.


      Source text:

      9/14/1844.

    3. Source text:

      11/18/1918.

  4. Family Group; Adloff, Michael [S0184]
    1. Source text:

      Rudolph Wentzel.

  5. Family Group; Wentzel, Rudolph #5 [S0179]
    1. Source text:

      Rudolph Wentzel, german spelling Rudoff.

    2. Source text:

      14 July 1844.

    3. Source text:

      18 or 11 Nov 1918. Detroit.

  6. Birth Record; Wentzel, Anna [S0182]
    1. Source text:

      Rudolph Wentzel.

    2. Source text:

      Germany.

  7. Letter about Wentzell / Driskell family at Bethlehem Church [S0181]
    1. Source text:

      Rudoff Wentzel., that's the German spelling.

    2. Source text:

      Nov. 18, 1918

  8. Book; Birthday; The Scripture Birthday Book; Driskell (Helwig), Vera K. [S0174]
  9. City Directory; Michigan, Detroit 1890 [S0156]
  10. Census; USA, Michigan, Wayne Co., Detroit 1910, 204 [S0162]
  11. Death Record; Wentzel, Ruldolph [S0296]
    1. Date: 1918-11-21
  12. Marriage Index Canada, Waterloo [S0158]
    1. Page: page 470

Pedigree

  1. Wentzel, Ferdinand
    1. Wentzel(MN), Willhelmina
      1. Wentzel, Rudolph Ferdinand
        1. Adloff, Augustine
          1. Wentzel, Charles O.
          2. Wentzel, Anna Katherine
          3. Wentzel, Florentine C.

Ancestors