b. 9 June 1859, d. 6 August 1885
- Father: Johannes Balz b. 24 July 1823, d. 23 March 1886
- Mother: Catharina (?) b. 11 October 1821, d. 14 November 1888
- John Balz was born on 9 June 1859 in Pennsylvania.
- Johannes Balz and Catharina (?), appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1870 in Schleswig, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin, living not far from Nicolaus Balz.. Other members of the household included John Balz, Nicolaus Balz, Catharine Balz, Wilhelm Balz and Henry Balz.
- Johannes Balz and Catharina (?) appeared in the US federal census of 1 June 1880 in Schleswig, Wisconsin. Other members of the household included John Balz, Wilhelm Balz, Henry Balz and Catharine Balz. Granddaughter "Catie Balz," age 3, has not yet been identified. William is also enumerated in the household of his brother Nicolaus.
- John Balz died on 6 August 1885 at age 26.
- He was interred at Schleswig Cemetery, Schleswig Township, Manitowoc County, Wisconsin.
- Last Edited: 8 Apr 2010