HEITSCH Sophia

HEITSCH Sophia[1]

Female 1851 - 1950  (99 years)

Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name HEITSCH Sophia 
    Nickname Sophie 
    Born 8 Jun 1851  Bern, Bern, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser death record
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser death record
    Sophia Hanser 98th birthday newspaper clipping
    Sophia Hanser 98th birthday newspaper clipping

    Pontiac Daily Press, June 8, 1949.
    Scanned shoebox clipping. Publication citation: Library of the Pioneer Society of Oakland County, Pontiac, Michigan, obituary and genealogy card catalogue.

    Gender Female 
    Census 13 Jun 1860  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • (age 9.)
    Census 25 Jun 1870  Waterford, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • (age 19; living with parents.)
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • (age 29; housewife.)
    Residence 1908  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 11 Jan 1920  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Address:
    69 Willard Avenue 
    • (enumerated as Sophie Hanser; age 68; widow; living with daughter Flora and her family.)
    Census 11 Apr 1930  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Address:
    69 Willard Avenue 
    • (enumerated as Sophia Hanser; age 79; widow; born in Switzerland, father born in France, mother born in Switzerland, mother tongue, German; never natralized; immgirated to USA in 1852; lives with daughter Florence B. and son-in-law Jerome R. Schuyler in Pontiac, Oakland County, Michigan.)
    Residence 1931  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Address:
    69 Willard Avenue 
    Census 16 Apr 1940  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Address:
    69 Willard Avenue 
    • (age 89; completed 8th grade education; living with daughter Florence and her husband Jerome Schuyler; resided at same residence in 1935.)
    Name Sophia Hanser  [10
    _UID DBD3F984E9BB4712B826EFF732B4118A6D83 
    Died 9 Oct 1950  White Lake Twnshp, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 12, 13
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser death record
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser death record
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser obituary
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser obituary
    Buried 12 Oct 1950  Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Mount Hope AKA Mount Hope Catholic Cemetery 
    Isadore & Sophia (Heitsch) with son George Hanser gravestone
    Isadore & Sophia (Heitsch) with son George Hanser gravestone

    HANSER

    [left]
    ISADORE
    1840-1881

    [middle]
    SOPHIA
    1951-1950

    [right]
    GEORGE
    1875-1901


    Plot: Section 1, Lot 79

    Person ID I121041  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 May 2019 

    Father HEITSCH Jean Baptiste,   b. Oct 1823, Canton, Bezirk Bernina, Graub√ľnden, Switzerland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1893, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother 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  [3, 14, 15
    Family ID F49033  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family HAUSER Isadore, Sr.,   b. 21 Jan 1851, Lothringen, Alsace-Lorraine, Germany=> France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1881, Trenton, Wayne, Mihigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Married BY 1875  [2
    Children 
     1. HAUSER George Isadore, Jr.,   b. 10 Oct 1875, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1900, Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     2. HAUSER Clara Louise,   b. 28 Jun 1877, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1955, Royal Oak, Oakland, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. HAUSER Florence B.,   b. 15 Jul 1880, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 26 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F48906  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser

    circa. 1885 (age 34)
    Sophia (Heitsch) and children George, Clara & Florence Hauser
    Sophia (Heitsch) and children George, Clara & Florence Hauser

    Scan from framed photograph kept at bedside of Dorothy (Haken) Noyes, later inherited by David William Noyes.

    Circa. 1885

    Left to right Clara Louise Hauser, age about 9; Sophia (Heitsch) Hauser, widow since 81, age about 35; Florence Hauser, age about 4; George Hauser, age about 10.

    NOTE: Hauser appears as "Hanser" in many historical records.

    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser 98th birthday photo
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser 98th birthday photo

    Pontiac Daily Press, June 8, 1949.
    Scanned shoebox clipping. Publication citation: Library of the Pioneer Society of Oakland County, Pontiac, Michigan, obituary and genealogy card catalogue.
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser & daughter Florence (Hanser) Schuyler
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser & daughter Florence (Hanser) Schuyler

    Scanned photograph, Catherine Noyes collection.

    circa. 1950. Florance "Flora" (Hanser) Schuyler presumed to be at right. (Perhaps taken at Allen farm, White Lake Township, Oakland County, Michigan)

    Sophia (Heitsch) Hauser 5 generations
    Sophia (Heitsch) Hauser 5 generations

    Scanned photograph, Catherine Noyes collection.

    Front L-R: Sophia (Heitsch) Hanser, Judith (Warrilow) Clark (baby), Clara Louise (Hanser) (Kellogg) Haken.
    Back L-R: Florence Allen, Judy Warrilow


  • Sources 
    1. [S6968] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952, Michigan Department of Community Health, Division of Vital Records and Health Statistics; Lansing, MI, USA; Michigan, Marriage Records, 1867-1952; Film: 58; Film Description: 1896 Muskegon - 1897 Arenac.

    2. [S6788] Census-1880-MI-Wayne-Detroit, Roll: 612; Page: 420A; Enumeration District: 288.

    3. [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.

    4. [S3808] Internet-Find A Grave, Find A Grave Memorial #195035023 [Ryan W. Noyes) 11/28/2018.

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

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

    7. [S7127] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-U.S., Indexed County Land Ownership Maps, 1860-1918, Collection Number: G&M_63; Roll Number: 63.

    8. [S7437] Census-1920-MI-Oakland-Pontiac, Pontiac Ward 2, Oakland, Michigan; Roll: T625_790; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 184.

    9. [S7437] Census-1920-MI-Oakland-Pontiac, Page: 16B; Enumeration District: 0079; FHL microfilm: 2340753.

    10. [S7607] Directory-Pontiac, MI, 1931 p.210.

    11. [S7608] Census-1940-MI-Oakland-Pontiac, Roll: m-t0627-01801; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 63-115.

    12. [S82] Death-obit, Pontiac Daily Press (MI) 10 Oct 1950.

    13. [S6966] Internet-Database-ancestry.com-Michigan, Death Records, 1867-1952, File Number: 6300 22767.

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

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