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Nicholas Leinenbach

Nicholas Leinenbach

Male 1872 - 1943  (71 years)

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  • Name Nicholas Leinenbach 
    Born 15 Feb 1872  Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 5 Dec 1943  Evansville,Vanderburgh Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Age 71 years 
    Buried 7 Dec 1943  St. Ferdinand Cemetery,Ferdinand,Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Nicholas Leinenbach was a lumberman and a farmer. He is remembered as an excellent woodsman who really knew his trees. He is also remembered as a ladies man. In his later life he is said to have dissipated much of what he had acquired in the pursuit of liquor and loose women. He is said to have lost two farms and died at the Little Sisters of the Poor. He is shown on the 1920 census in Ferdinand Township with his wife Frances and their children. His occupation is given as farmer. From the Jasper Herald, June 26, 1931: " Fined and Imprisoned on Liquor Charge - Nick Leinenbach, 57 years old, and a farmer residing near Ferdinand, plead guilty to transporting liquor and carrying concealed weapons in the Crawford county circuit court at English, Monday. He was given a sentence of one to ten years in the state prison and a fine of $100.00 and costs. He was arrested Friday night at Leavenworth. Four gallons of whiskey was found in his automobile and two revolvers on his person. Leinenbach was accompanied by Misses Lula Cline, 19, and Rosa Cline, 12, who live on his farm. Lula, who was driving the car, pled guilty to transporting liquor and was given a sentence of one to two years at the Girls' Reformatory. She was allowed to return home with her sister against whom no charge was placed because of her youth. From the Ferdinand News, June 26, 1931:" Nick Leinenbach was arrested at English last week for transporting liquor, 4 1/2 gallons being found in his car. He was sentenced to 1 year at Michigan City, to which place he was taken Tuesday.".From the Ferdinand News, December 10, 1943: "Aged Resident of Ferdinand Dies - Nicholas Leinenbach passed away at the Little Sisters of the Poor, Evansville, Sunday morning at four o'clock of a cerebral hemmorhage after a several months' illness. He had attained the age of 73 years, 9 months and 20 days. Mr. Leinenbach was born at Ferdinand, son of the late John Leinenbach and Mary Rickelman Leinenbach. He was united in marriage to Miss Frances Schlachter in the St. Ferdinand church. They moved onto a farm and he was a farmer most of his life. Surviving are his wife, six sons, Joe, Leo, Hubert, Robert and Frank Leinenbach of Ferdinand and Raymond Leinenbach of Huntingburg, three daughters, Mrs. Augusta Brockman of Ferdinand, Mrs. Emma Austin and Mrs. Lorraine Miller of Cincinnati, three brothers, John and Ben of Ireland, Anton and Herman of Evansville, two sisters, Mrs. Mary Schlachter of Evansville, Mrs. Elizabeth Britton of Arizona and seventeen grandchildren. Funeral services were held in the St. Ferdinand church Tuesday morning at eight o'clock, conducted by Father Charles with burial in the church cemetery."
    Person ID I144  Mierzwiński
    Last Modified 15 May 2010 

    Father Ancestors John Leinenbach,   b. 12 Jul 1848, Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1936, Evansville,Vanderburg Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Anna Maria Rickelmann,   b. 30 Jan 1855, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1901, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Family ID F143  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Franciska Margaretha (Frances) Schlachter,   b. 13 Apr 1874, Ferdinand,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1958, Evansville,Vanderburgh Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 27 Nov 1894  Ferdinand,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Marriage took place in St. Ferdinand Church. Witnesses were Herman Leinenbach, Jacob Schlachter, Caroline Durcholz and Mary Leinenbach.
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Joseph Edward Leinenbach,   b. 11 Dec 1895, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1977, Huntingburg,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Married: 1x2. Augusta Eva (Gustie) Leinenbach,   b. 5 Sep 1898, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1975, Jasper,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Married: 1x3. Leo H. Leinenbach,   b. 19 May 1901, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1978, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Married: 1x4. Hubert J. Leinenbach,   b. 13 Jun 1903, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1990, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Married: 1x5. Robert Andrew Leinenbach,   b. 25 Nov 1905, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1983, Huntingburg,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Married: 2x6. Lorraine Ann Leinenbach,   b. 7 Dec 1907, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1966, Ft. Thomas,Campbell Co. Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Married: 2x7. Emma J. Leinenbach,   b. 27 Nov 1910, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1989, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Married: 1x8. Frank Nicholas Leinenbach,   b. 5 Oct 1912, Ferdinand,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1995, Huntingburg,Dubois Co. Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
    Married: 1x9. Raymond John Leinenbach,   b. 16 Jun 1915, Ferdinand,Dubois Co.Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1990, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2014 
    Family ID F83  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S20] Ferdinand News.

    2. [S28] St. Ferdinand Parish Records.


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