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Milton Friedrich Tonsing

Male 1901 - 1965  (63 years)


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  • Name Milton Friedrich Tonsing 
    Gender Male 
    Born 12 November 1901  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Baptism 17 November 1901  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Trinity Lutheran Church
    Cause of Death Perforated Peptic Ulcer, Chronic Alcoholism 
    Confirmation 16 April 1916  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Machinest, Maintenance Man, Bottler, Chauffer, Paper Hanger  [4, 5, 6
    Cemetery West Park Cemetary, Cleveland, Ohio, Section 29, Tier 11, Lot 1, Grave 27 
    Events Carl Siek has Milton's marriage to Jenny as 21 Nov 1917. He lists vol. 107-14 under the town column. Asked him if this refers to the marriage or some other event. 
    Death Notice PLAIN DEALER JAN 15 1965
    TONSING
    Milton F. Tonsing, late residence 5501 Clark Ave., father of Jean Schofield, Milton J., brother of Stella Gross, Henry, Dorothy, Ruth Wrobbel and the late Irene and grandfather. Friends received at the Louis A. Bodnar & Son Funderal Chapel, 3929 Lorain Ave., where services will be held Friday, Jan 15, at 10 a.m. Interment West Park Cemetery.  [7
    Residence(s) 1910 - 2197 Japan St., Cleveland, Ohio
    1920 - 2197 Japan St., Cleveland, Ohio
    1928-1930: 3144 West 104th, Cleveland, Ohio
    1/13/65 - 5501 Clark Avenue, Cleveland, OH  [1, 8, 9
    Died 13 January 1965  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 10
    • Lutheran Hospital
    Buried 15 January 1965  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • West Park Cemetery
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I333  Lisa's Genealogy
    Last Modified 21 November 2014 

    Father Ernst Johann Heinrich “Henry” Tonsing,   b. 4 January 1869, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 October 1933, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Irene Marie (Ida) Reps,   b. 3 March 1872, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 July 1915, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 7 May 1896  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11, 12
    Residence(s) 1896-97: 140 Freas Ave., Cleveland, OH
    1898-99: 125 Freas Ave., Cleveland, OH
    1900-05: 38 Japan Ave., Cleveland, OH and and
    1906-20: 2197 Japan Ave., SW, Cleveland, Ohio and and
    1921-32: 3910 Riverside Ave., Cleveland, OH  [8, 9, 13, 14, 15, 16
    Family ID F6  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 1 Jenny M. Racchi,   b. 23 June 1903, Sao Paulo, Brazil Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1985, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 20 November 1924  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    Divorced 27 June 1941  Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    • Common Pleas Court
    Residence(s) 1920: 2197 Japan SW, Cleveland, OH

    1921: Japan, Cleveland, OH

    1922: 3910 Riverside Avenue, Cleveland, OH

    1923: 1608 Starkweather Avenue, Cleveland, OH

    1926: 1839 West 50th, Cleveland,OH

    1927-31: 3144 West 104th, Cleveland, OH

    1932: 3086 West 105th, Cleveland, OH

    1933-34: 2075 West 106th, Cleveland, OH and

    1935: 2113 West 106th, Cleveland, OH  [13, 20
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Tonsing,   b. 27 August 1928,   d. 27 August 1928  (Age 0 years)
    +3. Milton J. Tonsing,   b. 15 April 1931, Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 June 1968  (Age 37 years)
     4. John S Tonsing
    Family ID F223  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 UNNAMED 
    Married after 1935  [13, 21
    Children 
     1. Living
    Family ID F240  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 November 1901 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 17 November 1901 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsConfirmation - 16 April 1916 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 November 1924 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDivorced - 27 June 1941 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 January 1965 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 January 1965 - Cleveland, Cuyahoga Co., Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend Address Cemetery Farm Town Parish City County/Shire State/Province Country Region Not Set

  • Notes 
    • Milton attended the Boys and Girls Industrial School. He was inmate 19674, vol 25, p 74, 1917-1918, SAS number 1097.

      Milton died of a perforated peptic ulcer. He was a chronic alcoholic. His death certificate informant was Milton J. Tonsing (his son?) He is buried at West Park Cemetary, Cleveland, OH. He is in section 29, tier 11, lot 1, grave 27, Filed in Vol 136-23

      Milton served in WWII from July 1, 1942 to April 3, 1943. He was honorably discharged. His rank was T/5. He served in the Army with the 80th division of the 317th infantry. Army SN 35311981. He enlisted on 01-Jul-1942 in Cleveland as a Private. [1, 22]

  • Sources 
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    3. [S2969] .

    4. [S294] machinest.

    5. [S214] maintenance man.

    6. [S322] To(e)nsing Surnames in Cleveland, bottler, chauffer.

    7. [S236] .

    8. [S301] .

    9. [S294] .

    10. [S8] Social Security Death Index.

    11. [S301] married 14 years.

    12. [S2724] .

    13. [S322] To(e)nsing Surnames in Cleveland.

    14. [S10] .

    15. [S269] .

    16. [S1857] 1907 Voter Registration Index (Cleveland).

    17. [S205] 21 Nov 1917.

    18. [S1999] 20 Nov 1924.

    19. [S1999] .

    20. [S469] .

    21. [S294] no in-laws living in same household.

    22. [S1432] .



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