HENRY WIRTZ (WURZ) B. 1806 BADEN, GERMANY TO OHIO
Anyone know the ancestors and descendants of this Henry Wirtz, Sr. and Jr.??Can you connect?
Henry Würz Wirtz Jr.
Henry J. Wirtz II (born March 1844 in Sharon Twp.) married Adam and Barbara
Frank's fourth daughter Mary, in Shelby, Ohio, September 08, 1864. Henry was
the oldest son of Henry Sr. (bn 1806) and Mary Mariah Bowman / Wirtz (born ca.
1814), who immigrated from Baden, Germany prior to 1840. (Henry Sr. & Mariah
Wirtz and two of their daughters are buried at the Nazor - Schwartz Cemetery).
In 1865, Henry and Mary Wirtz's first child, John Henry was born.
Henry and Mary would have at least 9 children:
In 1876, Henry Wirtz II was elected a Sharon Twp. trustee and continued to serve
for many years. His farm home was located on the south side of Settlement East
Road at the corner of Horning Road, just a bit west of the Adam Frank property.