Thank you for your quick reply.Since I have just started working on my father's side of the family, I do not have as much as you do. I appreciate this line that you have sent me to add to my file.However, I do not know how Fred Jake Marti is related to Jacob E. Marti. Can you fill me in? I have:
Jacob E. Marti b. abt 1831 in Switzerland.Do not have date of death or where.He married Elizabeth (do not have a last name). She was born in Germany...I think Berlin.
They had four children: 1. Louis Phillip ( my great grandfather) b. abt 1856Apalachicola, FL. d. 1935, KSm. Mary Ichoff b. 1862, MO d. 1945, KS 2. Elizabeth b. abt.1869, OH ( no other information) 3. Jacob (Jake)b. abt 1873, OH ( only information I have on him is that he managed a hotel in Newton, KS). 4Emma b. abt 1877, OH
Louis and Mary had children but only have information on my grandfather:
William Adolph Marti b. 1892, Newton, KS d. 1941m. Alta Showalter b. 1891, IL, d. 1945
William and Alta had two children:
Paul E. Marti ( my father) b. 1905 Newton,KS d. 1991, MO m. Edna C. Conley (my mother) b. 1906, Iola, KS d. 1979. MO
Kenneth Marti (I have birth, death and marriage dates but not at this location).