Person:Bertha Mayer (1)

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Anna Magdelena Bertha Mayer
m. 11 Nov 1888
  1. Lillian Katherine Mayer1890 - 1974
  2. Edward Michael Mayer1892 - 1960
  3. Anna Magdelena Bertha Mayer1895 - 1975
  4. Frieda Susanne Mayer1896 - 1983
  5. Hildegarde Elizabeth Mayer1899 - 1969
  6. Heinrich Samuel Mayer1902 - 1977
  7. Marie Elsie Mayer1905 - 1992
  8. Erma Henrietta Mayer1907 - 1988
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Name Anna Magdelena Bertha Mayer
Alt Name Bertha A. Mayer
Gender Female
Birth[1][7] 8 Jul 1895 Allegheny, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
Christening[1] 18 Aug 1895 Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
Census[2] 1900 Allegheny, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States
Census[3] 1910 Nez Perce, Idaho, United States
Census[4] 1920 Ustick, Ada, Idaho, United States
Census[5] 1930 Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States
Census[6] 1940 Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States
Other[10] Jun 1966 Boise, Ada, Idaho, United StatesPresident, Idaho Retired Teachers Association
Burial[9] 1975 Emmett, Gem, Idaho, United States
Death[7][8] 13 Jan 1975 Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States
Obituary[7] 16 Jan 1975 Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States

teaching at Murtaugh, Idaho in 1926

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Baptisms 1880-1971, in Smithfield United Church of Christ (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania). Church records, 1832-1971 [Smithfield United Church of Christ]. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Genealogical Society of Utah, 1971), p. 203, #107 (FHL Film #0885048), Primary quality.

    Anna Magdelena Bertha, born 8 July 1895, bap. 18 Aug. 1895, parents Michael Mayer (Ungarn) and Anna Marie Magd. Reusswig (Hess); Sponsors Carl Muth, Anna Muth

  2. Pittsburgh, Sixth Ward, (ED 64), in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States. 1900 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 37; Sheet 10, Primary quality.

    Address 39 Wolfe Street
    Mayer, Michael, white male, head, born April 1863, age 37, married 12 years, born Germany, both parents born Germany, immigrated 1882, resident US 18 years, naturalized, occupation carpenter, able to read, write, and speak English, living in a house
    , Mechilena [sic], wife, white female, born February 1862, 38 years old, married 12 years, had 5 children, all living, born Germany, both parents born Germany, immigrated 1865, resident US 35 years, able to read, write, speak English
    , Lillian C., daughter, white female, born June 1890, age 9, born Pennsylvania, at school
    , Edward, son, born August 1892, 7 years old, born Pennsylvania, at school
    , Annie B., daughter, born July 1895, age 4, born Pennsylvania
    , Freeda [sic], daughter, born November 1896, age 3, born Pennsylvania
    , Hilda, daughter, born September 1899, 8 months old, born Pennsylvania

  3. Cold Springs Precinct, Nez Perce, Idaho, in United States. 1910 U.S. Census Population Schedule. (National Archives Microfilm Publication T623), HH 170, Family 171, Primary quality.

    Mayer, Michael, head, male, white, age 47, married 21 years (first marriage), born Hungary-Bulgaria, both parents born Hungary Bulgaria, speaks English, farmer, able to read and write, rents farm
    , Magdalena, wife, female, white, age 49, married 21 years (first marriage), eight children (all living), born Germany, both parents born Germany, immigrated 1864, Naturalized, speaks English, able to read and write
    , Edward, son, male, white, age 17, single, born Pennsylvania, speaks English, farm labourer, able to read and write
    , Bertha, daughter, white female, age 14, single, born Pennsylvania, speaks English, able to read and write, attends school
    , Frieda, daughter, white female, age 13, single, born Pennsylvania, speaks English, able to read and write, attends school
    , Hildegard, daughter, white female, age 10, single, born Pennsylvania, speaks English, able to read and write, attends school
    , Henry, son, white male, age 7, single, born Pennsylvania, attends school
    , Marie, daughter, white female, age 5, single, born Pennsylvania
    , Erma, daughter, white female, age 3, single, born Idaho

  4. Ustick Precinct, ED 29, in Ada, Idaho, United States. 1920 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 13, Fam 13, Primary quality.

    Hurst, Benjiman F., Head, owns w/ mortgage, white male 52, married, b. MO, fa. b. WV, mo b. TN, farmer, general farm
    , Edina M., wife, white female, 42, married, able to read and write, b. CO, both parents b. PA
    , Carroll M., son, white male, 10, single, b. ID
    Leighlin, Abbie C., boarder, white female, 57, widow, able to read and write, b. NY, both parents b. Ireland, teacher in high school
    Mayer, Bertha A., boarder, white female, 24, single, able to read and write, b. PA, both parents b. Germany, teacher high school

  5. Boise, in Ada, Idaho, United States. 1930 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 142, Fam 142; line 30, Sheet 6A, Primary quality.

    1001 East Jefferson
    Mayer, Bertha, Boarder, white female, age 37, single, able to read & write, born PA, both parents born PA, able to speak English, school teacher, Public school, worked yesterday
    --Head of HH = D. Yeadon, 73 yr old white male, owns house worth $400, no radio; son John (age 42, divorced); boarder Irwin Johnston (age 56) & his sister Dora Henry

  6. Boise City , in Ada, Idaho, United States. 1940 U.S. Census Population Schedule, HH 147, (page 61-1, E..D. 1-8-A), Primary quality.

    1115 Washington Street
    Mayer, Bertha, 43, single, 4 yrs. college, b. PA, lived same place 5 yrs ago, employed, teacher, public school, worked 52 weeks in 1939, $1620 annual wage income, not other sources of income

  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 Obituary, in The Idaho Statesman (Boise, Idaho), 16 Jan 1975.

    Bertha A. Mayer

    Services for Bertha A. Mayer, 79, of 1211 West Washington, who died Monday at a Boise hospital of a short illness, will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Alden-Waggoner chapel by the Rev. Joseph Housh of the First United Methodist Church. Interment will be at 3 p.m. in Emmett Cemetery.

    She was born July 8, 1895, in Pittsburgh, Pa. She moved to Northern Idaho as a young girl and later attended schools in Donnelly. She graduated from Albion State Normal School with a teachers degree and taught in Idaho elementary schools for 43 years, 26 years with the Boise school system. When she retired she was teaching at Central School in Boise. She was a member of the First United Methodist church and a member of the church’s Golden Years Club. She was a member and a past president of the Retired Teachers Association, a past president of Mu Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority and a member of the Boise Camera Club.

    Surviving are three sisters, Frieda Mayer, Boise, Irma Bane, Seattle, and Marie Nassen, San Diego, Calif; a brother, Henry, Donnelly; and two nieces and three nephews.

    Memorials may be made to the Idaho Lung Association.

  8. Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index.

    Age 80
    Bertha Mayer, age 80
    Birth Date 08 Jul 1895
    Died Jan 1975, Idaho
    Jan 1975Last Place of Residence Boise, Ada, Idaho
    Previous Residence Postal Code 83702
    "United States Social Security Death Index," FamilySearch, accessed 25 Jul 2016

  9. Bertha A. Mayer, Memorial# 112687525, Created by: Diane Harris, 21 Jun 2013, accessed 25 Jul 2016, Secondary quality.

    Bertha A. Mayer
    Birth: 1895
    Death: 1975
    Burial: Riverside Cemetery Emmett, Gem County, Idaho, USA
    [has photograph]
    Note: next to Marie Mayer Nassen

    Parents: Michael Mayer (1862 - 1940), Anna Magdalena Mayer (1861 - 1924)
    Sibling: Marie Mayer Nassen (1905 - 1992)

  10. "Idaho Retired Teachers Give Special Jobs to Residents", in Idaho State Journal (Boise, Idaho). Newspapers.com, Page 29, accessed 25 Jul 2016.

    Bertha Mayer, President of Idaho Retired Teachers Association