Welcome to the Schiltz Family Page!

Updated: 17 January 2010

If you have information (births, marriages, deaths, diaries, photographs, etc.) on the Schiltz family, please contact Jim Adams (adamsmckain at gmail.com) to be added to this page.

Descendants of Jacques Schiltz ( d. 30 March 1745 in Mensdorf, Grevenmacher, Luxembourg) and Anne Marie Simon ( d. 1774).

Descendants of Johannes Mathias Schiltz (1710 - 1793) and Anne Erpelding (1813 - )

Descendants of Johannes Nicholas Schiltz (24 Jan 1747 in Luxembourg - 26 Feb 1810 in Manternach, Grevenmacher, Luxembourg) and Jeanne Heintz (1758 - 1810).

Descendants of Michel Schiltz (1799 - 1855) and Catherine Ley (1797 - 1847).

Descendants of Nickolas Schiltz (15 Aug 1836 in Gostingen, Grand Duchy of Luxembourg - 10 Jan 1914 in Bancroft, Kossuth, Iowa, USA) and Elizabeth Even (10 Sep 1839 in Alt Trier, Luxembourg - 15 April 1920 in Bancroft, Kossuth, Iowa, USA). They were married in 1857 and had 11 children:

1.Michael Schiltz, b. 28 May 1858 married Eleanor Hupley
2. Mary Schiltz, b. 29 June 1860 married Nicholas Scholtes
3. William Schiltz, b. 13 June 862 married Elizabeth Kueter
4. Catherine Schiltz, b. 1864 married Nicholas Pfieffer
5. Margaret Schiltz, b. 11 Dec 1866
6. Magdalena Schiltz married to Stephen Berthel
7. Nickolas B. Schiltz, b. 29 Jan 1872 married to Anna Kramer
8. Gertrude Schiltz b. 16 Feb 1874 married Anthone Thola
9. Susan Schiltz, b. 01 Nov 1877 married William Goche(22 Oct 1875 in Gilbertville, IA - 27 Jan 1960). He was the son of John Goche (1834 - 1917) and Barbara Schumish (1845 - 1929)
10. Peter M. Schiltz, (11 Feb 1880 in Iowa, USA - 16 April 1961 in Bancroft, Kossuth, IA, USA) married Elizabeth Goche (17 May 1877 - 06 Jan 1907 in Bancroft)
11. John Schiltz, b. 28 Feb 1883 married Cecila Budde

Photograph of Nicholas & Elizabeth (Even) Schiltz. Photograph courtesy of Kate Schiltz.

Photograph of William (son of Nicholas & Elizabeth) and Elizabeth Schiltz. Photograph courtesy of Kate Schiltz. William is the great-grandfather of Kate. The children are Nickolas (Kate's grandfather) and Bernadette. Bernadette became a nun and lived in Dubuque, IA.

Burmeister Paul Tree at ancestry.com (Descendants of Peter M. Schiltz)