August Franzke

August Franzke

Male 1849 - 1925  (75 years)

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  • Name August Franzke 
    Born 27 Oct 1849  Milicz, Lower Silesia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 06 May 1925  Forest Junction, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • August Franzke, 75, one of the pioneer citizens of this locality, died at 6 o'clock Saturday evening at his home at 111 W. Wisconsln-ave. His health had been failing for the last two years. Funeral services are to be held at 1 o' clock Wednesday afternoon from the home and at 1:45 at Emmanuel Evangelist church. The Rev. H. A. Bernhardt will be in charge and will be assisted by the Rev. C. F. Rabehl, presiding elder of Appleton district, who is to speak in English, and the Rev. H. H. Brockhaus, who will speak in German. Mr Franzke was born Oct. 2, 1849 in Breslau, Germany, and came to the United States with his parents in 1862. The family settled in Calumet-co about a year later and Mr. Franzke lived there until about 14 years ago, when he moved his family to Appleton. He was married in 1874 to Minnie Otto at Reedsville. She preceded him in death June 6. 1920. A son, Attorney John Franzke died a year ago at Marinette. The decedent came to Calumet-co when the country was still heavily wooded and provided himself a home by clearing his own land. He is survived by one sister, Mrs. G. Stanelle, Forest Junction; one brother, John, California; also ten children, sixteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. The children are; The Rev. Herman A. Franzke, Forest Junction; Mrs. J. P. Doran, Horicon; Mrs. R. P. Christoph, Milwaukee; Arthur A. Franzke, Lewistown, Mont; Mrs. Benjamin Greb, Appleton; Joseph J. Franzke, Forest Junction; Mrs. Forrest Jabas. Appleton; Mrs. Alvin C. Rabehl, Beaver Dam; Prof. A. L. Franzke. Appleton; Miss Elsie Franzke, Appleton.
    Person ID I367568  Little Chute Historical Society
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2019 

    Father Ancestors Joseph Franzke,   b. 10 May 1811, Milicz, Lower Silesia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1878, Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Johanna Kirsch,   b. 01 Dec 1812, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1895, Brillion, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 1832  Worclaw, Lower Silesia, Poland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F57941  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Herman Albert Franzke,   b. 27 Nov 1875, Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1937, Fond du lac County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Married: 1x2. Louisa Johanna Franzke,   b. 04 Jul 1877, Hollandtown, Brown Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 1952  (Age 74 years)
    Married: 1x3. John Henry Franzke,   b. 27 May 1880,   d. 13 Mar 1924, Marinette, Marinette Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
    Married: 1x4. Holdina Franzke,   b. 19 May 1882, Reedsville, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1972  (Age 89 years)
    Married: 1x5. Amelia Franzke,   b. 20 Feb 1886, Reedsville, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Oct 1953  (Age 67 years)
    Married: 1x6. Arthur Augustus Franzke,   b. 02 Sep 1886, Forest Junction, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1958, Multnomah County, Oregon Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +7. Joseph John Franzke,   b. 17 Dec 1888, Calumet County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1958  (Age 69 years)
    Married: 1x8. Minnie Franzke,   b. 19 Dec 1890,   d. 23 Aug 1973  (Age 82 years)
    Married: 1x9. Amanda Ida Franzke,   b. 18 Apr 1894, Reedsville, Manitowoc Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Nov 1984, Waukesha, Waukesha Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Married: 1x10. Albert Leonard Franzke,   b. 07 Jun 1895, Forest Junction, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 1987, Washington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
    Married: 1x11. Elsie Frieda Franzke,   b. 30 Sep 1897,   d. 28 Dec 1972  (Age 75 years)
    Family ID F140641  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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