Person:Mary Laug (1)

m. 4 May 1858
  1. Harm Laug, Jr.1858 - 1940
  2. Geert Laug1860 - 1926
  3. Geert Willem Koop1863 - 1863
  4. Sena Laug1864 - 1936
  5. Mary J. Laug1867 - 1897
  6. Hannah Laug1869 - 1964
  7. John Laug1872 - 1950
  8. Fannie Laug1874 - 1954
  9. George Laug1877 - 1956
  10. Hattie Laug1880 - 1939
m. 23 Nov 1892
  1. Anna Kathleen Gies1893 - 1948
  2. Harriet Florence Gies1895 - 1926
  3. Harold G. Laug1897 - 1969
Facts and Events
Name Mary J. Laug
Gender Female
Birth[1][6][7] 12 Jun 1867 Piqua, Miami, Ohio, United States
Marriage 23 Nov 1892 Coopersville, Ottawa, Michigan, United Statesto John A. Gies
Death[2][3][6] 26 May 1897 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
Burial[3][4][5] Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United StatesTombstone says 'W of John A. She is buried with her husband and his 3rd wife Anna. Block 1 Lot 13 Space 1.

She played the organ, and her father went to Ann Arbor to buy her a reed organ, per Hazel Herrinton.

Obituary GIES - At no. 476 Worden street, May 27 of peritonitis, Mary J. Gies, aged 30. Burial at Oak Hill.

 Source: Grand Rapids Herald, Saturday, May 29, 1897 Pg 5.

Obituary Mrs. John Guise, of Grand Rapids, and daughter of Harm Laug, Sr., of this place, died yesterday morning, aged 28 years. She leaves a husband and three children, the youngest a baby one week old.

 Source: Coopersville Observer, Friday, May 28, 1897.

Cause of death was peritonitis following child birth.

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References
  1. Compiler: County Clerk Grand Rapids MI. Kent County Michigan Marriages.

    Book 11 Pg 58, includes ages, birth places, parents names.
    Witnesses were Geert Laug and Jennie Laug.

  2. Compiler: County Clerk, Grand Rapids Michigan. Kent County Michigan Deaths.

    Pg 97 #7125

  3. 3.0 3.1 Obituary, in Grand Rapids Herald.

    Saturday, May 29, 1897, pg. 5.

  4. Compiler: City of Grand Rapids Michigan. Grand Rapids MIchigan Online Cemetery Index.
  5. Find a Grave.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Conklin, Ottawa, Michigan, United States. Coopersville Observer (Coopersville, Michigan).

    Friday, May 28, 1897, includes age and father's name.

  7. In November 1892 she was 25 (1867). May 1897 she was 28 (1869). Hazel Harrington had the date as January 5, 1866.