I am looking for descendants and ancestorys of my great great grandfather Robert Elze born on 4/29/1858 in Tauchhaus, Germany.Migrated to Wet Mountain Valley, Westcliffe, Custer County, Colorado from Chicago in March 1870's.Came to Colorado in 1880 and Married Martha Louise Ograske (Ogroeske) on 4/16/1882.Martha was born 12/10/1862 in Peoria, Illinois.Robert and Martha had 10 Children: 1.Robert Carl Elze 2/23/1883 born in Westcliffe, Colorado and died in 1940 in Toledo, Ohio. 2.Christana Susanna Elze born 6/26/1884 in Westcliffe, Colorado and died 10/2/1973 in Canon City, Colorado.She married a Louis Schwartz on 12/9/1911. 3.Otto Fred Elze was born 11/9/1885 in Westcliffe, Colorado and 1980. He is buried in Westcliffe, Colorado. 4.Charley Carl Elze born 5/18/1887 in Westcliffe, Colorado and died on 11/6/1971 in Pomona, California. 5.Arnold Henry Elze born 1/23/1889 in Westcliffe, Colorado and died 3/26/1977 in Pueblo, CO. 6.Selma Alma Fredericka Elze was born 10/2/1891 at Westcliffe, CO and died 7/8/1986 in Edmonds, WA.She married__________ Lensch. 7. Bertha Martha Elze was born 8/15/1893 and died in Denver______________.She married _______________ Lindloff and ____________________ Fischer. 8.Lena Johanna Elze was born 4/11/1897 in Westcliffe, CO and died ______________.She married ____________ Rogers. 9.Gottlieb Elze was born 4/11/1899 in Westcliffe, CO and died ___________.Lived in Westcliffe and Pueblo, CO. 10.Fritz Albert Elze was born 3/31/1901 in Westcliffe, CO and died in 1980 in either Nebraska or Iowa.
Robert Elze died 8/18/951 in Westcliffe, Colorado and Martha Louise Ograske (Ogroeske) Elze died on 03/23/1950.Both are buried in Westcliffe, Colorado.
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