Herman George LEUBECHER

Male 1884 - 1972  (88 years)


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  • Name Herman George LEUBECHER 
    Born 23 Jul 1884  Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Sep 1972  Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hills of Rest Memorial Park, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • South Dakota Births, 1856-1903:
      Herman George Leubecher
      Cty: Minnehaha
      Mother’s Name: Augusta Pomnitz
      Father’s Name: George Leubecher
      Birth Date: July 23, 1884

      1905 South Dakota census: Herman D. Lubecher, Lincoln Cty, Springdale Twp, age 20, farmer.

      1920 Census: SD, Lincoln County, Springdale Twnship:
      Leubecker, Herman G, head, owns his farm, age 35, born in SD, father and mother born in Germany;
      Iva F, his wife, age 29, born in Iowa, father and mother born in Denmark;
      Dorothy A. his daughter, age 4 and 1/2, born in South Dakota, father born in South Dakota, mother born in Iowa.

      1930 Census: SD, Lincoln Cty, Springdale Twp:
      Leubecher, Herman G., head, owns, age 46, married, first married at age 30, born in SD, father born in Bavaria, mother forn in Thuringia, Germany, occupation: farmer;
      Iva F., his wife, age 40, married, first married at age 24, born in Iowa, father and mother born in Denmark;
      Dorothy A., their daughter, age 14, born in SD, father born in SD, mother born in Iowa;
      Rex W., their son, age 10, born in SD, father born in SD, mother born in Iowa.

      Real Estate Transfers, from The New Era (SD) 22 Jan 1959:
      “Herman G. Leubecher to Dorothy A. and Watson Flint, JT, dated Nov. 7, 1958, Lot 1 of Sec. 8 and Lots 3-4 of Sec 9-100-52.”

      From the Sioux Falls Argus Leader:

      “Herman G. Leubecher:

      “Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Miller Funeral Home for Herman G. Leubecher, 88, Rt. 1, who died Saturday evening at a Sioux Falls hospital.

      “Mr. Leubecher was born July 23, 1884 in Sioux Falls. At the age of 4 he moved with his parents to a farm southeast of Sioux Falls. He continued to reside there until two years ago when he moved into Sioux Falls. He married Iva Florence Peterson on Sept. 15, 1914, at the farm home. She died Aug. 30, 1957 Mr. Leubecher had been active in civic affairs in the Harrisburg area.

      “Survivors include a son, Rex, Rt. 1; a daughter, Mrs. Watson Flint, Peoria, Ill.; four grandchildren, and a sister, Mrs. Hansell Thompson, Camano Island, Wash.

      “A Masonic service will be held at 8 p.m. on Monday at the Miller Funeral Home.”

      Death from bronchopneumonia, bilateral.
    Person ID I249  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 

    Father George LEUBECHER,   b. 23 Nov 1836, Tann, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1921, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Augusta POMNITZ,   b. 2 Jun 1849, Tann, Hessen, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Dec 1925, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married Aft 1862  Free State of Saxony, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Photos
    Leubecher, George and wife, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher.
    Leubecher, George and wife, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher.
    Sitting outside their homestead in southeastern South Dakota.
    Leubecher, Augusta Pomnitz.  Children.
    Leubecher, Augusta Pomnitz. Children.
    Taken sometime in 1882 or 1883 in Germany, before Augusta and her three daughters arrived in the U.S. on 9 Jun 1883. L. to R.: Bertha, Augusta, Kate, and Ida.
    Leubecher, George and wife, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher. Family.
    Leubecher, George and wife, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher. Family.
    Back row, L. to R.: Herman Leubecher, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher, George Leubecher, John Hommes, Front row, L. to R.: Kate Leubecher, Bertha Leubecher Hommes.
    Leubecher sisters.
    Leubecher sisters.
    L. to R.: Bertha, Helen, and Kate.
    Leubecher, George and Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher. Family.
    Leubecher, George and Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher. Family.
    L. to R.: George Leubecher, Carl A. Bergmann (son of George Leubecher from first marriage who was adopted by another family), Bertha (?), Kate (?), Herman.
    Leubecher, George and wife, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher.
    Leubecher, George and wife, Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher.
    Headstones
    Leubecher, George and Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher.
    Leubecher, George and Augusta Pomnitz Leubecher.
    Histories
    Stories.  Leubecher Family Biographies.
    Stories. Leubecher Family Biographies.
    Brief biographies of three generations of Leubechers who farmed land outside of Sioux Falls, South Dakota: George and Augusta Leubecher; Herman and Iva Leubecher; and Rex and Ruby Leubecher. These bios were written by Rex and Ruby Leubecher. Date of writing unknown. Publication in which these bios appeared is also unknown.
    Family ID F85  Group Sheet

    Family Iva Florence PETERSON,   b. 4 Feb 1890, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1957  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1914 
    Children 
    +1. Dorothy Aileen LEUBECHER,   b. 9 Oct 1915, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 2003, Sun City, Maricopa, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    +2. Rex Warren LEUBECHER
    Histories
    Stories.  Leubecher Family Biographies.
    Stories. Leubecher Family Biographies.
    Brief biographies of three generations of Leubechers who farmed land outside of Sioux Falls, South Dakota: George and Augusta Leubecher; Herman and Iva Leubecher; and Rex and Ruby Leubecher. These bios were written by Rex and Ruby Leubecher. Date of writing unknown. Publication in which these bios appeared is also unknown.
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 
    Family ID F286  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Jul 1884 - Minnehaha Co., South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 23 Sep 1972 - Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hills of Rest Memorial Park, Sioux Falls, Minnehaha, South Dakota, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Leubecher, Herman. In buggy.
    Leubecher, Herman. In buggy.
    Leubecher, Herman George
    Leubecher, Herman George

    Documents
    Land Records.  Family Farms in Springdale Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, 1910.
    Land Records. Family Farms in Springdale Township, Lincoln County, South Dakota, 1910.
    Farms for George Leubecher, Herman Leubecher, and Max Miller displayed. Township map publication data: Standard Atlas of Lincoln County, South Dakota, including a Plat Book of the Villages, Cities, and Townships of the County. Compiled and Published by Geo. A. Ogle & Co., Chicago, 1910.
    Land Records.  Location of Family Farms in Springdale Township, South Dakota, Using Current Street and Highway Names
    Land Records. Location of Family Farms in Springdale Township, South Dakota, Using Current Street and Highway Names
    This 1910 Springdale Township map has been annotated with the street and highway names that were in use as of 2014, to assist in identifying the location of the family farms for George Leubecher, Herman Leubecher, Rex Leubecher, and Max Miller.

    Headstones
    Leubecher, Herman George
    Leubecher, Herman George

    Histories
    Diaries.  Leubecher, Herman.  'Early Recollections.'
    Diaries. Leubecher, Herman. "Early Recollections."