• [S389] Edward J. Leibach, Death Certificate 36330 (January 3, 1941), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as Leibach, Edward J. - Death Cert.
  • [S537] Leibach, Casper Obit, Chicago Daily News, Chicago, March 26, 1917, 23. Hereinafter cited as Chicago Daily News.
  • [S588] Casper Joseph Leibach, Illinois certificate of death no. 9002 (March 16, 1917), Bureau of Vital Statistics, Cook County Clerk's Office, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA. Hereinafter cited as Illinois certificate of death.
  • [S1008] Henry Batke Household, 1930 US Census, Illinois, Cook County, Chiago, Washington, DC, ED 51, Page 2A, National Archives and Records Administration T626, Roll 977.
  • [S1009] Batke-Bednark Marriage License, no. 55676, Circuit Court, Lake County, Indiana, Crown Point, Lake County, Indiana, USA. Hereinafter cited as Batke-Bednark Marriage License.
  • [S1010] William H. Batke, Illinois Medical Certificate of Death no. Unknown (June 28, 2005), Bureau of Vital Statistics, Cook County Clerk's Office, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Medical Certificate of Death.
  • [S1017] Edna R. Batke, Illinois Medical Certificate of Death no. Unknown (July 5, 1995), Bureau of Vital Statistics, Cook County Clerk's Office, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA. Hereinafter cited as Illinois Medical Certificate of Death.
  • [S1033] Henry Batke, Declaration of Intention, no. 2820 (February 18, 1939); Berrien County Circuit Court, St. Joseph, Michigan.
  • [S1039] Henry Batke, Michigan, Certificate of Death no. 1949-269 (April 8, 1949), Berrien County, Michigan, County Clerk's Office, St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan, USA. Hereinafter cited as Michigan, Certificate of Death.
  • [S1040] Herman Fredrick and Katherine Batke marriage, August 5, 1933, Berrien County, Michigan, County Clerk's Office, St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan, USA. No. 1944-143.
  • [S1041] Arthur L. Engler and Mary Batke marriage, June 22, 1935, Berrien County, Michigan, County Clerk's Office, St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan, USA. No. 1935-158.
  • [S1042] Olen Albert Smith and Selma Batke marriage, October 23, 1940, Berrien County, Michigan, County Clerk's Office, St. Joseph, Berrien County, Michigan, USA. No. 1940-841.
  • [S1053] Jerald William Batke, Illinois birth certificate no. 3180 (February 6, 1939), Bureau of Vital Statistics, Cook County Clerk's Office, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA.
  • [S1072] Polk, compiler, Polk's Benton Harbor (Michigan), City Directories (Woodridge, Connecticut: Research Publications, 1902 - 1934). Hereinafter cited as Polk's Benton Harbor (Michigan), City Directories.
  • [S1074] Canada, Department of the Interior, Saskatchewan, Homestead Patent application, #2892006. Henry Batke entry, part SE, section 22, township 14, range 6, west of the 3rd meridian. Saskatchewan Archives Board, Hereafter cited as Homestead Patent application.
  • [S1075] Henry Batke entry; Canadian Pacific Train database on-line, December 7, 1921; in Border Crossings: From Canada to U.S., 1895-1956; Portal, North Dakota (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc.).
  • [S1076] Mennonite Historical Society of Saskatchewan, Saskatchewan Mennonite Cemetery Finding Aid, online http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweg.com/~skmhss/…. Hereinafter cited as Saskatchewan Mennonite Cemetery Finding Aid. Accessed April 23, 2007.
  • [S1077] William Henry Batke, Declaration of Intention, no. 3657, book 26, page 2651 (August 21, 1941); Berrien County Circuit Court, St. Joseph, Michigan.
  • [S1079] Henry C Smith, The Coming of the Russian Mennonites (Berne, Indiana: Mennonite Book Concern, 1927). Hereinafter cited as The Coming of the Russian Mennonites.
  • [S1095] Henry Batke, Certificate of Naturalization, File #7313 (July 20, 1917); Swift Current Judicial District, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • [S1096] Johan Batke, Certificate of Naturalization, File #7156 (July 10, 1917); Swift Current Judicial District, Saskatchewan, Canada.
  • [S1101] Henry R. Batke, World War II Army Enlistment Records ca 1938-1946, Record Group 64 (Washington, DC: US National Archives and Records Administration). Hereinafter cited as World War II Army Enlistment Records ca 1938-1946.
  • [S1102] Edwin A. Batke obituary, Greensboro News and Record, Greensboro, North Carolina, November 29, 1997, page B3. Hereinafter cited as Greensboro News and Record.
  • [S1103] Henry R. Batke, Jr., death notice, Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Florida, December 27, 2008, page B8. Hereinafter cited as Orlando Sentinel.
  • [S1104] Henry Batke obituary, News-Palladium-Benton Harbor, Benton Harbor, Michigan, April 7, 1949. Hereinafter cited as News-Palladium-Benton Harbor.
  • [S1107] Fred Batke Household, 1916 Canada Census of Manitoba, Saskatchewan, and Alberta; Swift Current, Shamrock, Ottawa, Canada, ED 11, page 17, family no. 215, Library and Archives of Canada T-21945.
  • [S1108] Fred Batke entry; via highway database on-line, July 31, 1928; in Border Crossings: from U.S. to Canada, 1908-1935 (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network, Inc.), T-15360.
  • [S1109] Fred Batke entry; Entry via highway database on-line, April 30, 1930; in Border Crossings: From U. S. to Canada, 1908-1935 (Provo, Utah: The Generations Network), Roll T-15368.
  • [S1110] Polk's Stockton California City Directory (n.p.: Polk, 1937). Hereinafter cited as Stockton City Directory.
  • [S1111] Polk's Stockton California City Directory (n.p.: Polk, 1972). Hereinafter cited as Stockton City Directory.
  • [S1112] "Fred Batke WWII Registration Card, 1942", Roll WWII 1782598, Local Board Stockton, California; National Archives and Records Administration; Washington, DC. Hereinafter cited as "Fred Batke WWII Registration Card."
  • [S1113] Carl Batke obituary, The Fresno Bee, Fresno, California, March 16, 1970, page 10-B. Hereinafter cited as The Fresno Bee.
  • [S1114] Fred Batke death notice, San Joaquin County Public Library Obituary Index File, ca 1850-1991, Stockton, California, December 31, 1974. Hereinafter cited as San Joaquin County Public Library Obituary Index File.
  • [S1115] Fred Batke, Declaration of Intention, No. 3854 (July 5, 1921); Fresno County, Superior Court, California.
  • [S1121] Carl Batke, 548-10-3883, Social Security Application, Internal Revenue Service (Washington, DC: U. S. Treasury Department, November 30, 1936). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Application.
  • [S1122] Donald Fredrick, "Re: Batke documents in the mail," e-mail message from (private).comcast.com (Ypsilanti, Michigan) to Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, December 9, 2009. Hereinafter cited as "Batke documents, December 9, 2009."
  • [S1126] Divorces Granted, The News - Palladium, Benton Harbor, Michigan, March 26, 1970, Page 7. Hereinafter cited as The News - Palladium.
  • [S1127] Florida Holiday, The News-Palladium, Benton Harbor, Michigan, December 21, 1962, page 3. Hereinafter cited as The News-Palladium.
  • [S1134] Henry Batke, German Visa, June 25, 1912, Imperial German Consulate, Charkow, Russia.
  • [S1139] Fred Batke, 553-218-5828, Social Security Application, Internal Revenue Service (Washington, DC: U. S. Treasury Department, April 14, 1938). Hereinafter cited as Social Security Application.
  • [S1166] Ruth M. Jonatzke, obituary, Herald-Palladium, Benton Harbor, Michigan, June 23, 1999. Hereinafter cited as Herald-Palladium.
  • [S1167] Selma Smith Obituary, The Herald-Palladium, Benton Harbor, Michigan, July 25, 1980. Hereinafter cited as The Herald-Palladium.
  • [S1170] Herman Fredrick Obituary, Herald-Palladium, Benton Harbor, Michigan, April 20, 1977. Hereinafter cited as Herald-Palladium.
  • [S1213] Unknown author, "unknown title," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (unknown address) to unknown recipient.
  • [S1221] Arthur L. Engler, obit, The Herald-Palladium, St. Joseph, Michigan, July 14, 2006, page 5A. Hereinafter cited as The Herald-Palladium.
  • [S1222] Katherine Fredrick obit, The Herald-Palladium, St. Joseph, Michigan, August 11, 1997, p. 7A. Hereinafter cited as The Herald-Palladium.
  • [S1223] K. Schmeichel obit, The Herald-Palladium, St. Joseph, Michigan, October 29, 1979, p. 10. Hereinafter cited as The Herald-Palladium.
  • [S2054] Interview with Cara McIntyre Batke (Illinois), by Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, April 12, 2015. Elaine McIntyre Beaudoin, personal files (Chicago, Illinois).
  • [S2383] Kenneth J. Leibach, "Family Tree, Version 1", b 2016 (Springfield, Missouri). Family Tree provided to Elaine M. Beaudoin by Kenneth J. Leibach, Jr., on September 28, 2016. Hereinafter cited as "Family Tree, Version 1."
  • [S2785] A Tribute to 10th Mountain Division: World War II troops fought fearlessly and returned to develop national ski scene, The Union, Nevada County, California, 11 Nov 2010, Online:https://www.theunion.com/news/…. Hereinafter cited as The Union.