Joseph William Langhardt


Birth: 19 Dec 1844, Germany
Death: 22 Jan 1934
Burial: Valle Spring Cemetery, Ste. Genevieve, MO
Occ: Farmer

Old newspaper articles:

Saturday, Feb. 2, 1884
Jos. VORST, Jr., was agreeably surprised this week, when he arrived at DeLassus, to find a cousin of his who has just arrived from Essen, Germany. The gentleman, Mr. Jos. LANGHARDT, was engaged in teaching in the "Old Country," but was obliged to give up his position because his hearing failed him, and now intends to purchase a suitable place in the neighborhood to engage in farming.

Saturday, 26 Apr 1884
Mr. Jos. W. LANGHARDT, nephew of Mr. Jos. VORST of the Southern, has rented Mr. Wm. PALMER's place on the Plank Road and will move into the same in a couple of weeks. Mr. PALMER intends to live with his son-in-law, Mr. Gregorie ALBERT.

Saturday, 17 May 1884
Joseph LANGHARDT, nephew of Joseph VORST, has moved into Wm. PALMER's house. He came with his family from St. Louis on Tuesday.

Saturday, 9 Aug, 1884
Joseph LANGHARDT bought the Jacob ROTH farm in New Alsace for $2,000. He intends to be a horney-handed son of the soil and see for himself how it is.

Spouse: Gertrude HETTROP/HUTTROP
Birth: 5 Jul 1850, Germany
Death: 19 Sep 1925, Ste. Genevieve Co. MO
Marr: abt 1871
Children: Antoinette E. (1872-1928)
  Mary (1881-)
  Josephine (1883-)
  Clemens Wm Francis “Joseph” (1886-)
  Simon Victor Joseph (1888-1979)
  Hildegarde Ida (1893-1974)

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