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Katharina BINZ

Adolph SCHMALZ 3 4 5
  • Born: October 23, 1854, Gallenbach, , Baden-Württemberg, Germany 6
  • Baptized: October 29, 1854, Steinbach, Baden, Germany
  • Marriage: Katharina BINZ on May 29, 1882 in Logan County, Arkansas 1 2
  • Died: September 5, 1903, Paris, Logan, Arkansas, USA at age 48 7
  • Buried: Paris, Arkansas - St. Joseph's Cemetery

bullet  General Notes:

Adolph emigrated to America from Baden-Baden, Germany. Baden-Baden is a small town near the Black Forest in south western Germany. Click here to read more about the history of Baden-Baden and how it got it's name.

The following is an excerpt from an email sent by Bill Schmaltz: "Dad (Leonard Schmalz) said he thought it was said that his grandfather(Adolph) died at age 39. Also just hear say, he died of/in an operation for appendicitis on the kitchen table, in that "log cabin" ... at least one wall logs."


bullet  Noted Events In his Life:

  • Census, June 4, 1900, Six Mile, Logan, Arkansas - District 62. picture

    The following Schmalz family are members are listed on this page:
    Adolph Schmalz, Head, Born Oct 1854, Age 46
    Katie Schmalz, Wife, Born July 1856 Age 43
    Joseph, Son, Born Apr 1883, Age 17
    Charlie, Son, Born Nov1885, Age 14
    John, Son, Age 22 Born Feb 1887, Age 13
    Annie, Daughter, Born Mar 1890, Age 10
    Lena, Daughter, Born Aug 1894, Age 5
  • Cemetery: St. Joseph's Cemetery: Paris, Logan, Arkansas, USA. picture


Adolph married Katharina BINZ on May 29, 1882 in Logan County, Arkansas.1 2 (Katharina BINZ was born on July 16, 1858 in Baden, Baden, Germany, died on October 18, 1947 in Paris, Logan, Arkansas, USA 8 and was buried in Paris, Arkansas - St. Joseph's Cemetery.)



  1. Arkansas Marriages 1779-1992,
    Name: Adolph Smalz Marriage Date: 11 May 1882 Spouse: Katherine Binz County: Logan State: Arkansas.
  2. Arkansas Marriages 1851-1900,
    Name: ADOLF SMALZ Spouse: KATHARINA BINZ Marriage Date: 29 May 1882 County: Logan State: AR.
  3. New York Passenger List,
    Name: Adolph Schmalz Arrival Date: 29 Nov 1879 Age: 25 Gender: Male Port of Departure: Liverpool, England Destination: United States of America Place of Origin: Germany Ship Name: City Of New York Port of Arrival: New York Line: 47 Microfilm Roll: 421 List Number: 1343.
  4. Naturalization Document,
    Name: Adolph Schmalz Year: 1901 Place: Arkansas Source Publication Code: 9280 Primary Immigrant: Schmalz, Adolph Annotation: Limited to 75 copies. Source Bibliography: UNITED STATES, WORK PROJECTS ADMINISTRATION. Index to Naturalization Records in Arkansas, 1809-1906. (Immigration and Naturalization Records Indexing Project Service Division.) Little Rock, Ark.: U.S.W.P.A., 1942. 6 unpaginated, 111p. Page: 44.
  5. Roman Reith provided information including the following source citation information:,
    Ahnenliste: Bruder von Kaspar Schmalz MVVV
    Kirchenbuch Varnhalt
    + Geburtseintrag (1854)
    + Im Jahr 1879 nach Nordamerika ausgewandert !!!!.
  6. Parish Register Entry, The birth of Adolph Schmalz picture
    Picture was provided by Roman Reith.

  7. Saint Joseph's Cemetery Records,
    Schmaltz Adolph 10-23-1853 9-5-1903 Katarina.
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  8. Saint Joseph's Cemetery Records,
    Schmaltz Katherina 7-16-1858 10-18-1947 Adolph.