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KULT William Charles

KULT William Charles[1]

Male 1874 - 1960  (85 years)

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  • Name KULT William Charles  [2
    Born 22 Oct 1874  , Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Birth 26 Oct 1874  , Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Baptism 6 Dec 1874  St. Mary's Help of Christians Roman Catholic Church, Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Baptism, KULT, William C.
    Baptism, KULT, William C.
    1880 U.S. Census 1 Jun 1880  , Charleston Twp., Lee County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 6y 
    • He was recorded as the son of "Linard Kund" and was 6 years old at the time of this census. Pennsylvania was her reported birthplace. The following people were recorded in this household:

      Leonard (indexed as "Linard Kund"), age 35, born in Germany
      Eva (indexed as "Lena Kund"), age 31, born in Germany
      Mary, age 13, born in Pennsylvania
      Joseph, age 10, born in Pennsylvania
      John, age 8, born in Pennsylvania
      William, age 6, born in "Iowa"
      "Clara", age 2, born in Iowa (this should be Leonard!)
    1880 U.S. census, Iowa, Des Moines County, Union Township [KOBUS, John]
    1880 U.S. census, Iowa, Des Moines County, Union Township [KOBUS, John]
    Residence 1898  1811 S. Third, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1899  2527 S. 7th, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 1900  1406 1/2 N. 9th, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 1903  1308 N. 12th, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 1907  6059 Hancock Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Residence 1908  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Residence 1909  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Residence 1910  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Occupation 1910  St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    custodian/gardener 
    1910 U.S. Census 15 Apr 1910  St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Age: 35y 
    • He was recorded as the gardener for the St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, single, and 35 years old at the time of this census. Illinois was his reported birthplace.
    1910 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 13 [KULT, William C]
    1910 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 13 [KULT, William C]
    Residence 1911  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [18
    Residence 1914  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Residence 1915  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Residence 1916  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [21
    Residence 1918  St. Joseph's Orphan Asylum, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [22
    Military Draft Registration 12 Sep 1918  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Age: 44y 
    Address:
    4701 S. Grand Ave. 
    MILITARY, WWI, Registration Card, [KULT, William C.]
    MILITARY, WWI, Registration Card, [KULT, William C.]
    Residence 1920  4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [23
    Occupation musician - played at weddings  [24
    Occupation U.S. Military WWI Veteran 
    Occupation 1920  [25
    fireman on staff at St. Joseph's Orphanage 
    1920 U.S. Census 1 Jan 1920  , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [25
    Age: 44y 
    • He was recorded as "on staff" at the St. Joseph's Orphan Home, single, and 44 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was reported as "fireman". Illinois was his reported birthplace, and Germany was the reported birthplace of both his father and mother.
    1920 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 13 [KULT, William C]
    1920 U.S. census, Missouri, St. Louis (Independent City), Ward 13 [KULT, William C]
    Occupation 1930  [26
    carpenter 
    1930 U.S. Census 1 Apr 1930  , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [27
    Age: 56y 
    • He was recorded as the brother-in-law of Charles L. Crabill, single, and was 56 years old at the time of this census. His occupation was recorded as "carpenter", and Illinois was his reported birthplace. Germany was the reported birthplace of both his father and mother.
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Perry County, Tamaroa [CRABILL, Charles]
    1930 U.S. census, Illinois, Perry County, Tamaroa [CRABILL, Charles]
    FindAGrave
    Died 4 Oct 1960  Pinckneyville Community Hospital, Pinckneyville, Perry County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [28
    Age: 85y 
    Cause: pneumonia for one week, a cerebral hemorrhage for three weeks, and generalized arterioscle 
    Death Certificate of KULT, William C.
    Death Certificate of KULT, William C.
    Buried 6 Oct 1960  Ashley Cemetery, Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [29
    Agency: Kringer Funeral Home, Tamaroa, IL 
    Gravestone for KULT, William Charles, Ashley Cemetery, Ashley, Illinois
    Gravestone for KULT, William Charles, Ashley Cemetery, Ashley, Illinois
    Transcription:
    WILLIAM C. KULT
    OCT. 26, 1874
    OCT. 4, 1960
    Photographed by Kathy Kult on 25 May 2007
    Association KOBUS John L. (Relationship: Godfather) 
    Person ID I3948  Kult-Lawhorn-Case-Collier Family Tree | Kult Branch
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2017 

    Father KUOLT Leonhard, Sr.,   b. 23 Apr 1842, , Bubsheim, Tuttlingen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1883, , Van Buren Twp., Lee County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Mother KOBUS Eva,   b. 1 Feb 1847, , , , , German Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1921, , Radom, Washington County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 28 Jan 1867  , Ashland, Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 30
    Family ID F1500  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Oct 1874 - , Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - 26 Oct 1874 - , Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 6 Dec 1874 - St. Mary's Help of Christians Roman Catholic Church, Chester, Randolph County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1898 - 1811 S. Third, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1899 - 2527 S. 7th, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - 1406 1/2 N. 9th, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1903 - 1308 N. 12th, St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1907 - 6059 Hancock Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1908 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1909 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1914 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1915 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1916 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Draft Registration - Age: 44y - 12 Sep 1918 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - 4701 S. Grand Ave., St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1920 U.S. Census - Age: 44y - 1 Jan 1920 - , St. Louis, St. Louis (city), Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 U.S. Census - Age: 56y - 1 Apr 1930 - , Tamaroa, Perry County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Agency: Kringer Funeral Home, Tamaroa, IL - 6 Oct 1960 - Ashley Cemetery, Ashley, Washington County, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
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    KULT, William Charles
    KULT, William Charles

  • Sources 
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    3. [S945] Illinois. Diocese of Belleville. "Catholic Parish Records 1729-1956", Randolph County, Chester, St. Mary, "1871-1879 Baptisms," Image 22 (of 49), page 42 (penned), No. 44, entry for "Baptizavi William Kultz"; digital image, FamilySearch (http://familysearch.org : accessed 22 Mar 2010) (Reliability: 3).

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    22. [S996] Gould Directory Company. Gould's St. Louis Directory for 1919. Digital images (website by subscription). City Directories for St. Louis, Missouri, 1919. http://www.footnote.com : 2010, (http://www.fold3.com : accessed 11 April 2010), 1442, "Kult William" (Reliability: 3).

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    24. [S657] Historical Society of Washington County (Ill.). Compiler. Washington County, Illinois 1979 History, (Nashville, Illinois: Historical Society of Washington County, 1980), p. 311 (Reliability: 2).

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    27. [S155] Illinois. Perry County. 1930 U.S. census, population schedule. Digital images. Ancestry.com. http://www.ancestry.com : 2007 (Reliability: 3).

    28. [S558] Illinois. Perry County. Death Certificates. Perry County Clerk, Pinckneyville.

    29. [S511] Ashley Cemetery (Washington County, Illinois; LAT/LON N38.330°, W-89.203°; located on the western edge of Ashley, Illinois, just to the south of US Rt. 51 / IL Rt 15 and access is at Vermont Road (26920 E)). Grave markers., William C. Kult marker; personally read and photographed, 30 April 2005 (Reliability: 3).

    30. [S671] Häring, Michael. Heimatbuch Bubsheim, (Horb am Neckar : Geiger, 2002), p. 303 (Reliability: 2).
      34. Kuolt Leonhard. * 23.04.1842, [emigrated] um 1856 [sic], Sohn des Ignaz Kuolt und der Genovefa geb. Staller, "welcher im Jahre 1856 als er rekrutierungspflichtig, ungehorsam und widerspenstig abwesend war", sein Vermögen wurde am 31.01.1859 mit Beschlag belegt. Leonhard Kuolt ist um 1856 [sic] nach Nordamerika ausgewandert und heiratete am 28.01.1867 in Ashland, Grafschaft Schuylkill, Eva Kobus. Aus dieser Ehe gingen 6 Kinder hervor. Leonhard Kuolt verstarb am 27.03.1883 zu Warren, County Lee, Staat Iowa. Die Kinder sind: Mary * 13.03.1868, Joseph * 15.01.1870, Johann * 22.10.1871, Wilhelm * 22.10.1874, Leonhard * 07.07.1878, Eva * 01.04.1881. Die Witwe Eva Kuolt geb. Kobus heiratete am 18.08.1884 in Illinois Michael Kucharski.
      Translation from German to English:
      34. Kuolt Leonhard. [born] 23.04.1842 [emigrated] around 1856 [sic] son of Ignaz Kuolt and Genovefa nee Staller, "who was widely absent and disobedient when recruited in 1856", but to his fortune was hired in a company which manufactured metal fittings on 31.01.1859. Leonhard Kuolt emigrated to North America in 1856 [sic] and married Eva Kobus on 28 Jan 1867 in Ashland, Schuylkill County, [Pennsylvania]. From this marriage, six children followed. Leonhard Kuolt died on 27 Mar 1883 in Warren, Lee County, Iowa. Their children are: Mary, [b.] 13 Mar 1868; Joseph, [b.] 15 Jan 1870; John, [b.] 22 Oct 1871; William [b.] 22 Oct 1874; Leonard [b.] 7 Jul 1878; and Eva [b.] 1 Apr 1881. The Widow Eva Kuolt, nee Kobus, married Michael Kucharski on 18 Aug 1884 in Illinois.