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Valentine Mosbacher (b. 13 Sep 1841, d. 01 Mar 1898)Valentine Mosbacher (son of Nicholai Mosbacher and Gertrudis Dintzler) was born 13 Sep 1841 in Deidesheim, Pfalz, Bavaria, and died 01 Mar 1898 in Bethel Oh.He married Frederika Kunz on 03 Apr 1866 in Levanna, Brown Co Oh.
Notes for Valentine Mosbacher:
In June 1865, The Brown Co, Oh Immigration records show in Vol 1 (1856-1884) That Valentine "Mushbacher" emigrated from Germany and arrived in New York on 3 July 1865.
He was a Vintner (Grape Grower and Wine Maker) by trade and the stories go that he could lift a full wine cask with his little fingers.
On the 1870 Bracken census they have him as 28 Germany
Freddie,age 24 Germany
Henry, age 2 Ohio
George W age 9/12 Ky
He was naturlized as an American citizen in Brown Co, Oh journal #9, page 354 shows that he applied for citizenship on 10 Aug 1872 and journal #11 Page 26 shows that he was franted citizenship on 31 Oct 1874.
The notes for the 1880 censusshow as Valentine Mosbacher age 38 Bavaria
Fredrika age 35 Bavaria, Henry age 12 Oh, George age 10 Oh, Gertrude age 8 Oh, and Anna age 1 Ky
On 2 Dec 1889, He purchased 180 Acres on Sugar Creek near Bethel, Clermont OH. On 7 Sep 1897, He sold the 180 Acres after a farmhand whom he had fired, knocked him out and threw a lantern up the stairs of the home, burning it to the ground. His wife, Fredrika had to jump from the upper floor of
the farm house into son, George's arms and daughter Christina, born in 1881 died in the fire.
He had tried to enter the house to find his family, and died of comsumption on 1 March 1898.
More About Valentine Mosbacher:
Census 1: 1870, Agusta District, Bracken Ky Pg 258 #327 as Valentine "Mosback".
Census 2: 1880, Gubser Magistrative District, Campbell Ky Vol 5 Edition 45 sheet 37 line 47.
Christening: Jun 1865, Roemisch Katholische (Roman Catholic) Church..
More About Valentine Mosbacher and Frederika Kunz:
Marriage: 03 Apr 1866, Levanna, Brown Co Oh.
Children of Valentine Mosbacher and Frederika Kunz are:
- +Henry Mosbacher, b. 13 Nov 1867, d. 29 May 1956.