DESCENDANTS OF MARTIN FÖRTIG
Only five generations of the Martin Förtig family are indicated below for privacy purposes.  The information is current as of January 21, 2008.
 

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  Martin1 Förtig  (SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born October 21, 1765 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died March 18, 1852 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.  He married Maria Anna Zeller July 04, 1797, daughter of Anton Zeller and Agnes Schork.  She was born February 02, 1777 in Kirchzell, Bavaria, Germany, and died April 20, 1851 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.

       

Child of Martin Förtig and Maria Zeller is:

+       2                   i.           Johann Martin2 Förtig, born November 11, 1806 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany; died June 25, 1887 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        2.  Johann Martin2 Förtig (Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born November 11, 1806 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died June 25, 1887 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.  He married (1) Maria Anna Streun February 18, 1830.  She was born July 12, 1810, and died November 23, 1844.  He married (2) Anna Maria Herkert October 02, 1845, daughter of Franz Herkert and Maria Frank.  She was born May 11, 1822 in Buch, Bavaria, Germany, and died July 02, 1894 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.

       

Children of Johann Förtig and Maria Streun are:

         3                   i.           Maria Theresia3 Förtig, born March 07, 1831.

 

More About Maria Theresia Förtig:

Immigration: U.S.A.

 

         4                  ii.           Maria Anna Francisca Förtig, born March 09, 1834.

 

More About Maria Anna Francisca Förtig:

Immigration: U.S.A.

 

         5                 iii.           Maria Klara Förtig, born November 23, 1836; died October 23, 1847.

         6                iv.           Johann Joseph Förtig, born September 09, 1839.

         7                 v.           Infant Förtig, born February 25, 1842; died February 25, 1842.

         8                vi.           Infant Förtig, born January 16, 1843; died January 16, 1843.

 

       

Children of Johann Förtig and Anna Herkert are:

         9                   i.           Franz Michael3 Förtig, born September 29, 1846; died July 16, 1910.  He married Maria Anna Büchler; born April 26, 1851; died November 19, 1905.

+       10                ii.           Johann Sebastian Förtig/Fertig, born January 06, 1849 in Bavaria, Germany; died 1879 in Baltimore, MD.

+       11               iii.           Johann Martin Förtig/Fertig, born January 28, 1852 in Bavaria, Germany; died Aft. 1930.

         12              iv.           Franz Valentin Förtig/Fertig, born November 04, 1854 in Bavaria, Germany.  He married Mary Hengell; born Bet. 1856 to 1857 in WI.

 

More About Franz Valentin Förtig/Fertig:

Immigration: July 05, 1873, U.S.A.

 

         13               v.           Josef Heinrich Förtig, born November 13, 1857; died November 25, 1857.

         14              vi.           Katharina "Kate" Förtig, born October 31, 1858 in Bavaria, Germany.  She married Flinan Buehler; born Bet. 1840 to 1841 in Switzerland.

 

More About Katharina "Kate" Förtig:

Immigration: U.S.A.

 

         15             vii.           Helena Förtig, born July 04, 1861.  She married Sebastian Röchner.

+       16            viii.           Heinrich Josef Förtig, born March 14, 1864 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany; died June 20, 1916 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.

         17               ix.           Anna Förtig, born March 25, 1867; died December 27, 1901.  She married Franz Scheuring; born November 05, 1862; died May 06, 1935.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        10.  Johann Sebastian3 Förtig/Fertig (Johann Martin2 Förtig, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born January 06, 1849 in Bavaria, Germany, and died 1879 in Baltimore, MD.  He married Eva Unknown.  She was born December 1853 in Germany.

 

More About Johann Sebastian Förtig/Fertig:

Immigration: October 26, 1868, Port of New York, NY

       

Children of Johann Förtig/Fertig and Eva Unknown are:

+       18                 i.           Anna M.4 Fertig, born February 1874 in MD.

         19                ii.           Mary Louisa Fertig, born August 1875 in MD; died Bet. 1900 to 1910.  She married William Sehennering; born Bet. 1876 to 1877 in NY.

         20               iii.           John M. Fertig, born Bet. 1877 to 1878 in MD; died Bet. 1880 to 1900 in MD.

         21              iv.           Michael M. Fertig, born October 1879 in MD.

 

 

        11.  Johann Martin3 Förtig/Fertig (Johann Martin2 Förtig, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born January 28, 1852 in Bavaria, Germany, and died Aft. 1930.  He married Mary Gasel 1884, daughter of Otto Gasel.  She was born April 1863 in WI, and died Aft. 1930.

 

More About Johann Martin Förtig/Fertig:

Immigration: October 26, 1868, Port of New York, NY

       

Children of Johann Förtig/Fertig and Mary Gasel are:

         22                 i.           Roscoe4 Fertig, born Bet. 1884 to 1885; died Bet. 1888 to 1889.

         23                ii.           Mildred A. Fertig, born August 1886 in WI.

         24               iii.           Maud A. Fertig, born May 1888 in WI.

         25              iv.           Leonora A. Fertig, born March 1891 in WI.

         26               v.           Martin Fertig, born February 1898 in WI.

 

 

        16.  Heinrich Josef3 Förtig (Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born March 14, 1864 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died June 20, 1916 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.  He married Anna Amalie Büchler February 07, daughter of Franz Büchler and Anna Stier.  She was born February 09, 1866 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died February 26, 1915 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany.

       

Children of Heinrich Förtig and Anna Büchler are:

         27                 i.           Alfons4 Förtig.

         28                ii.           Marie Förtig.

+       29               iii.           Anna Förtig.

         30              iv.           Alois Förtig.

+       31               v.           Hermann Josef Förtig, born March 22, 1890 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany; died March 07, 1930 in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany.

+       32              vi.           Edmund Heinrich Förtig, born October 27, 1891 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany; died February 29, 1976 in Heigenbrücken, Bavaria, Germany.

+       33             vii.           Alfred Förtig.

         34            viii.           Josef Förtig.

+       35               ix.           Michel Förtig.

+       36                x.           Heiner Förtig.

         37               xi.           Eugen Förtig, born April 19, 1894; died January 27, 1918 in France.

 

More About Eugen Förtig:

Military service: World War I, Hunter Pilot with "Roten  Baron von Richthofen". He died on a testflight of his new plane.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

        18.  Anna M.4 Fertig (Johann Sebastian3 Förtig/Fertig, Johann Martin2 Förtig, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born February 1874 in MD.  She married Joseph Gortzinger Bet. 1893 to 1894.  He was born January 1857 in NY.

       

Children of Anna Fertig and Joseph Gortzinger are:

         38                 i.           Mildred L.5 Gortzinger, born February 1895 in MD.

         39                ii.           Leona N. Gortzinger, born February 1897 in MD.

         40               iii.           Amelia A. Gortzinger, born February 1900 in MD.

 

 

        29.  Anna4 Förtig (Heinrich Josef3, Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF)

       

Children of Anna Förtig are:

         41                 i.           Lucia5 Unknown.

         42                ii.           Bruno Unknown.

         43               iii.           Horst Unknown.

         44              iv.           Marga Unknown.

 

 

        31.  Hermann Josef4 Förtig (Heinrich Josef3, Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born March 22, 1890 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died March 07, 1930 in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany.  He married Irma Babetta Maria Fischer July 19, 1920, daughter of Friedrich Fischer and Margareth Oechsner.  She was born January 14, 1896 in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany, and died May 28, 1956 in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany.

       

Children of Hermann Förtig and Irma Fischer are:

+       45                 i.           Karl Heinz Hermann5 Förtig, born January 29, 1923 in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany; died April 19, 1996 in Bruchsal, Germany.

+       46                ii.           Gertrud Doris Förtig, born December 14, 1927 in Würzburg, Bavaria, Germany; died December 03, 1985 in Hawthorne/ Los Angeles, CA.

 

 

        32.  Edmund Heinrich4 Förtig (Heinrich Josef3, Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF) was born October 27, 1891 in Watterbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died February 29, 1976 in Heigenbrücken, Bavaria, Germany.  He married Maria Zengel October 29, 1927.  She was born January 16, 1906 in Erlenbach, Bavaria, Germany, and died May 13, 1994 in Heigenbrücken, Bavaria, Germany.

       

Children of Edmund Förtig and Maria Zengel are:

+       47                 i.           Günther5 Förtig, born December 13, 1929 in Neustadt/Weinstrasse, Pfalz., Germany.

+       48                ii.           Renate Förtig, born January 29, 1932 in Neustadt/Weinstrasse, Pfalz., Germany.

         49               iii.           Lothar Förtig, born February 28, 1934 in Neustadt/Weinstrasse, Pfalz., Germany.  He married Irmgard Richter; died November 1993.

+       50              iv.           Bernd Förtig, born June 05, 1945 in Neustadt/Weinstrasse, Pfalz., Germany.

 

 

        33.  Alfred4 Förtig (Heinrich Josef3, Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF)

       

Child of Alfred Förtig is:

+       51                 i.           Rainer5 Förtig.

 

 

        35.  Michel4 Förtig (Heinrich Josef3, Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF)

       

Children of Michel Förtig are:

         52                 i.           Treuhilde5 Förtig.

         53                ii.           Anni Förtig.

         54               iii.           Helmuth Förtig.

 

 

        36.  Heiner4 Förtig (Heinrich Josef3, Johann Martin2, Martin1, SebastianA, GeorgB, GeorgC, JohannD, LorenzE, LorenzF)

       

Children of Heiner Förtig are:

         55                 i.           Gisela5 Förtig.  She married Unknown Pfaff.

         56                ii.           Heidi Förtig.

 

 
 
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