Peter Gittens, Junior

Male 1849 - 1928  (78 years)


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  • Name Peter Gittens  [1, 2, 3
    Suffix Junior 
    Born 16 Feb 1849  Williston, Chittenden, Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Alt. Birth Abt 1850  Dresbach , Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Alt. Birth 16 Feb 1850  Vermont, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1870  Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • United States Federal Census, Name:Peter Gittens
      Event Type:Census
      Event Year:1870
      Event Place:Minnesota, United States
      Gender:Male
      Age:20
      Race:White
      Race (Original):W
      Birth Year (Estimated):1849-1850
      Birthplace:Vermont
      Page Number:6
      Household ID:39
      Line Number:24
      Affiliate Name:The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
      Affiliate Publication Number:M593
      GS Film number:000830432
      Digital Folder Number:004257587
      Image Number:00041
      HouseholdRoleGenderAgeBirthplace
      William H Sherwood\\tabM34New York
      Ella F Sherwood\\tabF23Vermont
      William Dickson\\tabM23Canada
      Peter Anderson\\tabM28Denmark
      Peter Gittens\\tabM20Vermont
      Frank Herbert\\tabM18Canada
      Joseph Herbert\\tabM19Canada
      Benjamin Morman\\tabM19Prussia
      Julius Terwitzhy\\tabM17Prussia
      John H Glen\\tabM20New York
      John Byer\\tabM12Prussia
      John Omara\\tabM15Wisconsin
      Gilbert Johnson\\tabM37New York
      Fanny Johnson\\tabF34New York
      Mary Nelson\\tabF20Norway
      Betsy Kerstadt\\tabF25Norway
      Citing this Record:
      "United States Census, 1870," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDH6-VJG : accessed 15 April 2015), Peter Gittens in household of William H Sherwood, Minnesota, United States; citing p. 6, family 39, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 830,432.
    Occupation 1870  Dresbach , Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Peter was a brick maker in 1870.
    Census 1885  Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Minnesota State Census, Household og Peter Gittens - 1885 Minnesota State Census
      Peter Gittens | Event Place: Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Expanded): 35 years | Birth Year (Estimated): 1850 | Birthplace: Vermont | Race: White | Gender: Male | Family Number: 40 | Volume: Winona | Page: 6 | GS Film number: 000565759
      Francis Gittens | Event Place: Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Expanded): 25 years | Birth Year (Estimated): 1860 | Birthplace: Florida | Race: White | Gender: Female | Family Number: 40 | Volume: Winona | Page: 6 | GS Film number: 000565759
      Francis Gittens | Event Place: Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Expanded): 4 years | Birth Year (Estimated): 1881 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race: White | Gender: Female | Family Number: 40 | Volume: Winona | Page: 6 | GS Film number: 000565759
      Susia Gittens | Event Place: Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Expanded): 2 years | Birth Year (Estimated): 1883 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race: White | Gender: Female | Family Number: 40 | Volume: Winona | Page: 6 | GS Film number: 000565759 |
      Citing this Record:
      "Minnesota, State Census, 1885," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQF9-M1J : accessed 15 April 2015), Francis Gittens in household of Peter Gittens, Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota; citing p. 6, volume Winona, State Library and Records Service, St.Paul; FHL microfilm 565,759.
      HouseholdRoleGenderAgeBirthplace
      Peter Gittens\\tabM35yVermont
      Francis Gittens\\tabF25yFlorida
      Francis Gittens\\tabF4yMinnesota
      Susia Gittens\\tabF2yMinnesota
      Citing this Record:
      "Minnesota, State Census, 1885," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MQF9-M1N : accessed 15 April 2015), Peter Gittens, Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota; citing p. 6, volume Winona, State Library and Records Service, St.Paul; FHL microfilm 565,759.
    Census 1895  Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • See Notes
    Census 1900  La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • United States Federal Census, 1900 United States Federal Census
      Name: Peter Gittins
      Age: 50
      Birth Date: Feb 1850
      Birthplace: Vermont
      Home in 1900: La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Head
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Francis Gittins
      Marriage Year: 1879
      Years Married: 21
      Father's Birthplace: Ireland
      Mother's Birthplace: Ireland
      Occupation:
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Peter Gittins 50
      Francis Gittins 40
      Susie Gittins 17
      David D Gittins 12
      Charles Gittins 10
      Edward J Gittins 7
      Arthur Gittins 6
      Earl Gittins 3
      Margaret Gittins 11/12
    Census 1920  La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • United States Federal Census, 1920 United States Federal Census
      Name: Earl D Gittens
      Age: 23
      Birth Year: abt 1897
      Birthplace: Minnesota
      Home in 1920: La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Son
      Marital Status: Single
      Father's Name: Peter Gittens
      Father's Birthplace: Vermont
      Mother's Name: Frances F Gittens
      Mother's Birthplace: Florida
      Able to read: Yes
      Able to Write: Yes
      Neighbors:
      Household Members:
      Name Age
      Peter Gittens 69
      Frances F Gittens 60
      Susan Gittens 37
      Charles J Gittens 29
      Edward J Gittens 27
      Samuel A Gittens 26
      Earl D Gittens 23
      Margaret M Gittens 20
      Joseph Gittens 18
      William L Gittens 15
    Occupation 1928  Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Peter was a retired farmer when he died in 1928.
    Died 1928  Dakota, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Alt. Death 9 Jan 1928  Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Name:Peter Gittans
      Gender:Male
      Burial Date:
      Burial Place:
      Death Date:09 Jan 1928
      Death Place:Houston County, Minn
      Age:77
      Birth Date:16 Feb 1850
      Birthplace:Vt
      Occupation:Retired Farmer
      Race:White
      Marital Status:Married
      Spouse's Name:
      Father's Name:
      Father's Birthplace:
      Mother's Name:
      Mother's Birthplace:
      Indexing Project (Batch) Number:B53043-4
      System Origin:Minnesota-EASy
      GS Film number:1316885
      Reference ID:p 167 cn 72
      Citing this Record:
      "Minnesota, Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990," index, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FDZK-DHX : accessed 15 April 2015), Peter Gittans, 09 Jan 1928; citing Houston County, Minn, reference p 167 cn 72; FHL microfilm 1,316,885.
    Person ID I547  Gittens Clusters
    Last Modified 15 Apr 2015 

    Father Peter Gittens,   b. 1824, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jul 1899, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Walsh,   b. 1829, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Oct 1907, New Hartford, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married Est 1859 
    Family ID F127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Frances Florida Burghard,   b. 14 Nov 1859, Quincy, Gadsden, Florida, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1946, Dakota, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Children 
     1. Francis Gittens,   b. Abt 1881, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age ~ 18 years)
     2. Susan Gittens,   b. 31 Dec 1882,   d. Jun 1967, La Crescent, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. George Bernard Gittens,   b. 29 May 1885, Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1896, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 10 years)
     4. David D. Gittens,   b. May 1888, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Charles J. Gittens,   b. 7 Jul 1890,   d. May 1967, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +6. Edward J. Gittens,   b. 31 Oct 1892, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1962, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     7. Arthur Samuel Gittens,   b. 5 Dec 1893, Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec 1967, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +8. Earl Dudley Gittens,   b. 30 Jun 1896, Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1970, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     9. Margaret M. Gittens,   b. Abt 1900, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location
    +10. Joseph M. Gittens,   b. 22 Nov 1901, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1973, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +11. Dr. Laverne William Gittens,   b. 18 Dec 1905, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1973, La Crescent Village, Houston, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Feb 1849 - Williston, Chittenden, Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - Abt 1850 - Dresbach , Winona, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Birth - 16 Feb 1850 - Vermont, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1870 - Dresbach , Winona, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1885 - Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1895 - Dresbach, Winona, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1920 - La Crescent, Houston, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1928 - Houston, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1928 - Dakota, Winona, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsAlt. Death - 9 Jan 1928 - Houston, Minnesota, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Name: Peter /Gittans/ [5]
    • Event Memos from GEDCOM Import...

      Census
      Minnesota, State Census, Household of Peter Gittens Junior - 1895 Minnesota, State Census
      Peter Gittens Junior | Titles and Terms: Jr | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 45y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1850 | Birthplace: Vermont | Race (Original): W | Gender: Male | Line Number: 3 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      Frances J Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 35y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1860 | Birthplace: Pennsylvania | Race (Original): W | Gender: Female | Line Number: 4 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      Frances L Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 14y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1881 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Female | Line Number: 5 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      Susa Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 12y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1883 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Female | Line Number: 6 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      George B Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 10y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1885 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Male | Line Number: 7 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      David P Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 7y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1888 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Male | Line Number: 8 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      Chas J Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 4y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1891 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Male | Line Number: 9 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      James E Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 2y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1893 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Male | Line Number: 10 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817
      Arthur S Gittens | Titles and Terms: | Event Place: Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota | Age (Original): 1y | Birth Year (Estimated): 1894 | Birthplace: Minnesota | Race (Original): W | Gender: Male | Line Number: 11 | Family Number: 2 | Page Number: 2 | GS Film number: 000565817 |
      Citing this Record:
      "Minnesota, State Census, 1895," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MPR5-PN3 : accessed 16 April 2015), Frances J Gittens in household of Peter Gittens Junior, Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota; citing p. 2, line 4, State Library and Records Service, St.Paul; FHL microfilm 565,817.
      HouseholdRoleGenderAgeBirthplace
      Peter Gittens Junior\\tabM45yVermont
      Frances J Gittens\\tabF35yPennsylvania
      Frances L Gittens\\tabF14yMinnesota
      Susa Gittens\\tabF12yMinnesota
      George B Gittens\\tabM10yMinnesota
      David P Gittens\\tabM7yMinnesota
      Chas J Gittens\\tabM4yMinnesota
      James E Gittens\\tabM2yMinnesota
      Arthur S Gittens\\tabM1yMinnesota
      Citing this Record:
      "Minnesota, State Census, 1895," index and images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MPR5-PNS : accessed 16 April 2015), Peter Gittens Junior, Dresbach village, Winona, Minnesota; citing p. 2, line 3, State Library and Records Service, St.Paul; FHL microfilm 565,817.

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