"... In 1876 a John Baptist Kuchenreuther and his wife Barbara Ott emigrated to the United States and ended up in Milwaukee. They came from Erdenweis and Godas Bavaria. Around 1880 a Johann Kuchenreuther and wife Elizabeth Zintel emigrated to Milwaukee. They came from Erdenweis, Bavaria ..."
Have you collected death dates for these families since posting? It looks like Johann Baptists's, John's and Elisabeth's death notices (for those who are interested in that kind of unique clipping) are found in "Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950). The family also placed thank you notices (Danksagung) following the burial.
The German papers include the spelling Kuchenreuter.
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