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Christina (Eltiste) Smith

Born - Wednesday, February12, 1873

Burgsalach, Bavaria, Germany

Arrived - USA - 1873

Residence - Sunday, June 15,1880

Spring Creek Precinct, Johnson County, Nebraska

Became Citizen -USA - 1890

Married - Saturday, August 4, 1894

Saint Paul Lutheran Church

Nemaha County, Nebraska

Residence - Monday, June 18,1900

Auburn, Nemaha County, Nebraska

Residence - 1920 - Bedford, Nemaha County, Nebraska

Residence - 1927 - Tucson, Pima County, Arizona

Residence - April 5, 1930

Bedford, Nemaha County, Nebraska

Residence -1931

DeRidder, Beauregard Parish, Louisiana

Residence -1942

Orlando, Orange County, Florida

Died - Sunday, January 7, 1945

Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida

Buried - Tuesday, January 9, 1945

Evergreen Cemetery

Gainesville, Alachua County, Florida




Rites Tuesday

For Mrs. Smith



Funeral services for Mrs. Christine Eltiste Smith,

who died at  her residence on West Michigan Avenue

yesterday, following a lingering illness, will be

conducted by Dr. Rollin Jones from the

Thomas Funeral Home at 10:00 a.m. tomorrow.

Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery.


Mrs. Smith was born in Bavaria, Germany.

February 12, 1873. She came to Gainesville in 1944,

where she is survived by one son, Francis H. Smith,

of this city.


Gainesville Daily Sun


 January  8, 1945




Albert Smith Francis Smith David Smith Christina (Eltiste) Smith

David, Francis, Albert & Christina Smith


Husband - Dave Smith

Born - December 4, 1859

Brownville, Richardson County, Nebraska



Son - Francis H. Smith

Born - April 13,1896

Son - Albert James Smith

Born - April 25, 1900 


Brother - August Christian Eltiste

Chris Eltiste

˝Sister - Sophia Katharine (Eltiste) Kaiser

Sophia Kaiser

˝Sister - Wilhelmine Pauline Christina (Eltiste) Wingert

Minnie Wingert

˝Sister - Wilhelmine Emil Elizabeth (Eltiste) Bohling

Elizabeth Bohling

˝Brother - William Frederick Eltiste

Willie Eltiste

˝Brother - Paul Herman Eltiste

Paul Eltiste

˝Brother - Conrad  August Herman Eltiste

Harry Eltiste

˝Brother Theodore Fredrich Emil Eltiste

Born - January 31, 1895  ~ Died - April 1, 1895




Notice of Sale of Real Estate By Referee


In the District Court of Nemaha County, Nebraska




Christina Smith and David Smith, Plaintiffs vs Sophia Kaiser, Henry Kaiser, Minnie Wingert, Arthur Wingert, Elizabeth Bohling, Fred D. Bohling, William F. Eltiste, Paul Eltiste, Edna Eltiste, Herman A. Eltiste, Ethel Eltiste, and Carl J. Boyles, Administrator of the Estate of August Christian Eltiste, Deceased, Defendants.


Notice is hereby given that in pursuance of an order made by the Hon. John B. Raper, Judge of said Court, on the 19th day of April, 1928, in the above-entitled action for the sale of the real estate hereinafter described, there will be sold at the East front door of the Court House in Auburn, Nemaha County, Nebraska on the 19th day of June, 1928,

at two o’clock, P. M., to the highest bidder for cash, the following described real estate, to-wit; The South Half of the Southwest Quarter; and the Northeast Quarter of the Southwest Quarter of Section Twenty; and the East Half of the Northeast Quarter of Section Ten; all in Township Five North of Range Thirteen, East of the Sixth P.M., in Nemaha County, Nebraska. Same will be sold free of mortgage liens, with 1927 taxes paid, and purchaser to receive landlord’s share of crops. Abstracts furnished.

Dated this 14th day of May, 1928.


Edgar Ferneau, Referee. William G. Rutledge, Attorney



Nemaha County Herald

Friday, May 25, 1928




Father - Freiderick Paul Eltiste

Mother - Anna Sophia (Stadtler) Eltiste






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