Hannah Loppnow

Hannah Loppnow

Female 1847 - 1947  (100 years)

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  • Name Hannah Loppnow 
    Born 06 Mar 1847  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 20 May 1947 
    • 94th Birthday Of Mrs. Hannah Dix is Observed Today

      The 94th birthday of Mrs. Hannah Dix, New Holstein, is being observed today at the home of her daughter, Mrs. G. A. Holtz, with whom she resides. Last Thursday Mrs. Dix suffered a broken hip in a fall in the Holtz home.
      On Sunday a family dinner for the sons and daughters and their families is being served by Mrs. Holtz and her daughter, Mrs. H. R. Ahlf.
      Mrs. Dix was born in Hinter-Pommern, Germany, on March 6, 1847, and at the age of 22 years came to Quebec, Canada, from where she traveled by boat to Milwaukee. It took the sail boat on which she was a passenger nine weeks to cross the Atlantic ocean.
      After working at Milwaukee for three years, she was married to Peter Dix at Hilbert in 1872. The couple lived on a farm at St. John until 1880, when the family moved to Hilbert, residing there until 1910, when Mr. Dix died. Since then she has made her home with her children.
      The nonagenarian is the mother of two sons, Christ Dix, Oconomowoc; Peter Dix, Hilbert; five daughters, Mrs. G. A. Holtz, New Holstein; Mrs. Oscar Kaeppler, Racine; Mrs. Anna Heidtke, Mrs. Clara Jochimsen, Milwaukee; Mrs. George Kaspar, Hilbert. She also has 18 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. One child died in infancy and a son, Fred, passed away at Hilbert in 1936.

      The Sheboygan (Wis.) Press,
      Thursday, March 6, 1941
    Person ID I521813  Little Chute Historical Society
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2017 

    Family Ancestors Peter Dix,   b. 15 Mar 1845,   d. 23 Apr 1910  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 1872  Hilbert, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F195275  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 06 Mar 1847 - Germany Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1872 - Hilbert, Calumet Co, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
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