Joseph Scholz


Full Name: Joseph Scholz

Parents: George Scholz & ?

Birth: Unknown

Marriage: Josepha Schuster, November 13, 1832, Groß Schnellendorf, Silesia, Prussia

Death: Unknown


  • Anton, b. 04/02/1837
  • Theresia, b. 02/17/1839
  • Mathilda, b. 02/22/1843, m. 01/26/1874 (Peter Riedel), d. 10/20/1935
  • Joseph, b. 05/15/1845, d. 1845
  • Catharina, b. 08/10/1846
  • Johann, b. 02/27/1850
  • Anna, b. 10/06/1856


Scholz History:


Przydroże Wielkie (German/Silesian: Groß Schnellendorf) is a village in the administrative district of Gmina Korfantów, within Nysa County, Opole Voivodeship, in south-western Poland. Before 1945, Groß Schnellendorf was part of the Diocese of Breslau in Prussia/Germany.

Church records for Groß Schnellendorf are located with those from nearby Friedland.

The map on the left below is the country of Poland. The map on the right is the zoomed-in area where the Riedel, Linke, Scholz and Schuster families originated in Poland, though at the time it was part of Silesian Prussia/Germany. (Click on image for larger view.)

Additional Info:

Little is known about Joseph Scholz or his Scholz ancestors. Joseph Scholz and Josepha Schuster lived in Groß Schnellendorf, Diocese of Breslau, Prussia when their children were born.

Research is ongoing.