Person Sheet


Name Barbara Tarnutzer, 2C4R
Birth 22 Dec 1816, Schiers, Graubünden, Switzerland93
Christen 29 Dec 1816, Schiers, Graubünden, Switzerland94
Immigration 1848, Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin95
Burial Jan 1896, Black Hawk Cemetery, Troy, Sauk, Wisconsin96
Death 24 Jan 1896, Troy, Sauk, Wisconsin96
Religion Reformiert
Father Andreas Tarnutzer (~1779-1836)
Mother Anna Ruosch (1778-1824)
Spouses:
1 Georg Sprecher
Birth 20 Jun 1811, Fanas, Graubünden, Switzerland97,98
Death 1861, Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin95
Burial 1861, Honey Creek Cemetery, Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin95
Immigration 1848, Honey Creek, Sauk, Wisconsin95
Father Felix Sprecher (-<1838)
Mother Elsbeth Wilhelm (-<1846)
Marriage 29 Apr 1838, Fanas, Graubünden, Switzerland98
Children: Elsbeth (1839-)
Anna (1840-1841)
Andreas (1842-1882)
Felix (1844-1869)
Nickolas (1846-1930)
Christian (1847-1886)
George (1849-1899)
John Peter (1851-)
Martin (1853-1938)
Elizabeth (1855-)
August (1858-1892)
Anna Barbara (1860-)
Notes for Barbara Tarnutzer
She was born in the Montania district. The godparent and witnesses at her christening were Hr. Landam. Nauli Rofler, Hr. Gschwr. Peter Aliesch, Fr. Landmn. Ursina Rofler, Dorote Heldstab, and Anna Hartmann. Her gravestone gives her age at death as 79 years, 27 days.
Research
1835 Swiss census, Schiers, Graubünden, v. CB IV 15, p. 300 (no. 991) [LDS FHL microfilm 1475935#3]
1850 U.S. census, Sauk Co., Wisconsin, r. 1006, p. 92
1860 U.S. census, Sauk Co., Wisconsin, r. 1429, p. 628
1870 U.S. census, Sauk Co., Wisconsin, r. 1739, p. 115A
Notes for Georg (Spouse 1)
The farm they settled in Honey Creek Township has remained continuously in the family. It was owned by Willard Sprecher in 1970.

The 1850 census mistakenly has the family coming from Germany instead of Switzerland. They were listed between _____ and ____ at that census. They were listed between John Nagel and Frederick Rose at the 1860 census.
Research
1850 U.S. census, Sauk Co., Wisconsin, r. 1006, p. 92
1860 U.S. census, Sauk Co., Wisconsin, r. 1429, p. 628
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