The photos and information contained in this and the following 3 posts were contributed to the Eltzholtz Blog by Helen Ann Cowen Haas, a daughter of Elizabeth Mary Eltzholtz (1914)
Tuesday, July 24, 2007
Mary Kate Egan (1874)
Mary Kate Egan from Lawrencetown, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway Ireland came to Brooklyn, NY at age 16. Picture is of her in her wedding dress appx. age 20-21 to Harald Louis Adolf Eltzholtz. They had 9 children with all but Anna Dorthea, born about 1904, surviving into adulthood. Anna Dorthea died at about age two. Three of the sons born to Harald and Mary are profiled in the following posts and another daughter, Mary Madaline, is profiled in earlier posts.
Posted by Bill (DollarBill) Eltzholtz at 5:50 PM