1 August George Johann BATZ
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Birth:         5 Feb 1879, Ela, Il
Death:         23 Jul 1964, Deer Lodge, Lake, Montana
Father:        George BATZ (1831-1918)
Mother:        Wilhelmine (Mary- Minnie) WENZEL (1853-1912)
In the 1920 census George is living in Fergus, Montana, School district 134.  He is a boarder and employed as a laborer. 
Spouse:        Ottelda KOTH
Father:        KOTH
Children:      Ella (1907-)
               Alverda Hulda (1909-1919)
1.1 Ella BATZ
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Birth:         1907, Illinois
In the 1920 census Ella is living with Paul and Clara Koth in Rosebud Montana where her sister died several years earlier.  The census indicates that she was a niece.
1.2 Alverda Hulda BATZ
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Birth:         1909, Illinois
Death:         26 Jul 1919, Hathaway, Rosebud Montana
On Alverda's death certificate the informant is P. W. Koth of Hathaway Montana.  He is later identified through the 1920 census as Paul W. Koth who is an Uncle.  On the death certificate Alverda's place of birth is listed as Medina North Dakota and her mother as Metelda Holtz.  She is buried in Medina North Dakota.  She died as she was thrown from a horse.