Edward Frederick Schultheiss was born Apr 8, 1883 in St. Louis, MI. He was the first of seven children of Frederick Julius Gottleib Schultheiss and Emma Pequegnat. He married Claribell McVay on Jun 20, 1905. They had eight children. Claribell died in 1951, and Edward was remarried to Maude Pickens in 1952. He died on Feb 2, 1960 in Lansing, MI.