Martha Charlotte Fiegenbaum
1878 — 1948
Birth & Baptism
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This is a portion of a family register which appears to have been kept by Hermann Heinrich and Wilhelmine Florentine Charlotte (Wehrmann) Fiegenbaum in which they recorded the names and the dates of the births, baptisms, and sometimes the deaths, of their 12 children. Martha Charlotte Fiegenbaum was the 12th child.
A transcription of this entry is:
Im Jahr 1878 Am Donnertag abens um 6 uhr
Es heist Martha, Scharlotte
A translation is:
in the year 1878 on Thursday evening at 6 o'clock
Her name is Martha Scharlotte
Martha Charlotte's birth and baptism were also recorded in the baptism register of the deutsche evangelische Kirche am Charette (known since 1957 as Immanuels United Church of Christ) at Holstein, Warren County, Missouri, USA. Her parents acted as the sponsors at the baptism.