HEITSCH Jean Baptiste[1]

Male 1823 - 1893  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name HEITSCH Jean Baptiste 
    Nickname John 
    Born Oct 1823  Canton, Bezirk Bernina, Graubünden, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 1854  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 13 Jun 1860  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • (age 32; carpenter; value of real estate $1,600, value of personal estate $200.)
    Census 25 Jun 1870  Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • (age 45; farmer; value of real estate $8,000, value of personal estate $2,000.)
    Heitsch land - 1872 Waterford, Michigan map
    Heitsch land - 1872 Waterford, Michigan map

    Atlas, Oakland County 1872, Map 59, Waterford Township. 1972: F. W. Beers and Co.

    Comparison of Jean B. Heitsch estate to Covert, Kellogg and Allen (his children married into each of these families).

    Census 9 Jun 1880  Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • (age 57; farmer.)
    Possessions 1888  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    land purchased from S.E. Beach, Jr. 
    Residence 10 Oct 1891  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Died 7 Sep 1893  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Jean Baptiste Heitsch obituary
    Jean Baptiste Heitsch obituary
    Buried 9 Sep 1893  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    Mount Hope AKA Mount Hope Catholic Cemetery 
    John Heitsch record of interment (left)
    John Heitsch record of interment (left)

    Church records accessed at Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Michigan; Archdiocese of Detroit record set for St. Vincent de Paul Church in Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan

    John Heitsch record of interment (right)
    John Heitsch record of interment (right)

    Church records accessed at Burton Historical Collection, Detroit Michigan; Archdiocese of Detroit record set for St. Vincent de Paul Church in Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan

    Heitsch family monument
    Heitsch family monument

    HEITSCH

    John B. Heitsch gravestone
    John B. Heitsch gravestone

    JOHN B.
    HEITSCH
    1823-1893

    Probate 2 Oct 1893  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    _UID 9B61CD314B6C4C28ADF49A026615D041EE0C 
    Person ID I121313  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2019 

    Father HEITSCH,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F49035  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BLINT Catherine,   b. 6 Mar 1828, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1910, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1850  Bern, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 11, 12
    Children 
     1. HEITSCH Sophia,   b. 8 Jun 1851, Bern, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1950, White Lake Twnshp, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 99 years)
     2. HEITSCH Mary,   b. 11 Apr 1855, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1922, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. HEITSCH Charles,   b. Nov 1859, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1947, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 88 years)
     4. HEITSCH Joseph Elmer,   b. 30 Jan 1871, Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1944, Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F49033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1823 - Canton, Bezirk Bernina, Graubünden, Switzerland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1854 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 13 Jun 1860 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 25 Jun 1870 - Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 9 Jun 1880 - Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsPossessions - land purchased from S.E. Beach, Jr. - 1888 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Oct 1891 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Sep 1893 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Address:
    Mount Hope AKA Mount Hope Catholic Cemetery - 9 Sep 1893 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan
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    Link to Google MapsProbate - 2 Oct 1893 - Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    John B. Heitsch biographical sketch
    John B. Heitsch biographical sketch

    Portrait Biographical Album of Oakland County, Michigan

    1888 Pontiac, MI property purchased by John B. Heitsch from S.E. Beach, Jr.
    1888 Pontiac, MI property purchased by John B. Heitsch from S.E. Beach, Jr.
    John B. Heitsch 1891 carriage accident
    John B. Heitsch 1891 carriage accident
    John B. Heitsch 1893 probate newspaper announcement
    John B. Heitsch 1893 probate newspaper announcement
    John B. Heitsch 1893 probate documents
    John B. Heitsch 1893 probate documents
    Additional John B. Heitsch press references
    Additional John B. Heitsch press references
    Heitsch land maps 1872, 1896 and 1906
    Heitsch land maps 1872, 1896 and 1906

  • Sources 
    1. [S7609] Book-Portrait & Bio. Album of Oakland County, Michigan, p.630.

    2. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #195041088.

    3. [S6734] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s, Place: Michigan; Year: 1854; Page Number: 48.

    4. [S7573] Census-1860-MI-Oakland-Pontiac, Roll: M653_556; Page: 648; Family History Library Film: 803556.

    5. [S7574] Census-1870-MI-Oakland-Waterford, Roll: M593_695; Page: 589B; Family History Library Film: 552194.

    6. [S7575] Census-1880-MI-Oakland-Waterford, Roll: 599; Page: 428C; Enumeration District: 273.

    7. [S7614] Newspaper-Pontiac Bill Poster, 18 Jan 1888.

    8. [S7615] Newspaper-Pontiac Gazette, 16 Oct 1891.

    9. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #195041088 [Ryan W. Noyes] 11/28/2018.

    10. [S7616] Newspaper-Oakland County Post, 6 Oct 1893; page 7.

    11. [S4877] LDS-New Family Search, 5 March 2019; "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KFQR-3MV : 13 March 2018), Sophia Hanser, 09 Oct 1950; citing White Lake, Oakland, Michigan, United States, Division for Vital Records and Health Statistics, Lansing; FHL microfilm 1,973,052.

    12. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #52668030.