Theobald Motz was born in Germany, in 1827. Came to America in 1851 and lived three years in Ohio, then to Illinois,
making that state his home, eight years, thence to St. Paul, Minnesota, after a brief visit in Missouri. Locating
in West St. Paul he purchased a farm of seventy two acres, which has since been his home. Elizabeth Kiser and Mr.
Motz were united in marriage in 1855. Nine children have been born to them, seven of are living: Jacob, Ludwick,
Charles, William, Lizzie, Emma, Julia, Lena and Lydia.
The History of Dakota County and the City of Hastings.
By J. Fletcher Williams.
North Star Publishing Company.
Dakota County, MN
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