1 George BATZ
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Birth:         30 Nov 1807, Plankenfels, Bayern, Germany
Death:         13 Jan 1905, Lake Co, Illinois
In the 1870 census, John b. 1838 is head of household with his mother and father and sister Margaretha living with him in Fremont, Lake Co, Illinois.
Living in Fremont, Lake Co. Illinois in 1880.  In the 1900 census, George states that he has been in the US since 1856. 
Spouse:        Margaretha RODER
Birth:         1807, Wohnsgehaig, Oberfreinken, Germany
Death:         22 Nov 1876, Lake Co, Illinois
Children:      Johann (1838-1923)
               John Edward (1852-1934)
               Margaretha (1850-1930)
               Anna Margaretha
               George (1831-1918)
1.1 Johann BATZ
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Birth:         1838, Hoye, Bayerns
Death:         15 Nov 1923, Lake Co, Illinois
Spouse:        Sophia HITZEMANN
Birth:         18 Oct 1854, Breman, Hanover Germany
Death:         May 1939, Lake Co, Illinois
Marr:          23 Apr 1872, Lake Co, Illinois
Children:      Heinrich Gottlieb (Henry) (1873-1890)
               Engel Sophie Wilhelmine Barbara (1874-)
               Engel Caroline Margaretha (1877-)
               Johann Friedrich (1881-1881)
               Johann Friedrich Wilhelm (1882-1882)
               Emma Ottilie Mathilde (1884-)
               Jacob Christian Louis (1887-1951)
1.2 John Edward BATZ
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Birth:         6 Sep 1852, Hoye, Bayerns
Death:         12 Nov 1934, Fremont, Lake Co, Illiois
Spouse:        Wilhelmina ALTENBURG
Birth:         Dec 1860, Gonne, Prussia
Death:         6 Jan 1940, Lake Co, Illinois
Mother:        Augusta (1825-)
Marr:          14 Jun 1883, Lake Co, Illinois
Children:      Hanna Sophie (1884-)
               Georg Friedrich (1885-1891)
               Friederike Henerietta (1889-)
               Georg August Wilhelm (William) (1891-1958)
               August Friedrich (1893-1980)
               Laura Wilhelmine Justine (1900-)
1.3 Margaretha BATZ
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Birth:         Jul 1850, Hoye, Bayerns
Death:         9 Nov 1930, Fremont, Lake Co, Illinois
Living with her father George in the 1900 census, and with her brother John in the 1910 census.  In the 1930 census, Margaretha is living with her niece Laura Chusman.
1.4 Anna Margaretha BATZ
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Spouse:        Jakob BAUMAN
Marr:          abt 1868
Children:      Johann (1868-1868)
               Edward (1869-1875)
               Maria Barbara (1870-1875)
               Emma Margaretha (1873-1875)
               Emma Wilhelmine (1878-)
               Wilhelm Georg (1882-)
1.5 George BATZ
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Birth:         23 Feb 1831, Germany
Death:         10 Apr 1918, Montana
Spouse:        Wilhelmine (Mary- Minnie) WENZEL
Birth:         1853, Germany
Death:         20 Nov 1912, Montana
Father:        Frederick WENZEL (1827-)
Mother:        Minnie (1830-)
Marr:          18 Jun 1874, Cook, Il
Children:      Barbara (1875-1973)
               August Fried Johann (1877-)
               August George Johann (1879-1964)
               Emma Anna Margarethe (1882-1934)
               Margaret Dorothea (1890-1979)
               Son (1890-1890)
               Martha Maria (1893-1967)