b. circa September 1853
- Father: Johannes Balz b. 24 July 1823, d. 23 March 1886
- Mother: Catharina (?) b. 11 October 1821, d. 14 November 1888
- Maria Balz was born circa September 1853 in Hessen.
- Johannes Balz and Catharina (?) arrived in the Port of New York on 2 September 1854, accompanied by Maria Balz, Nicolaus Balz and Jacob Balz aboard the American Ship Rattler from Le Havre. Also traveling with them was Anna Maria Balz, age 17, likely Johannes' sister.
- Last Edited: 7 Apr 2010