Cathrine Wilhelmine Langenkamp

1815–16 May 1864 (Age 49)
Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany

The Life of Cathrine Wilhelmine

When Cathrine Wilhelmine Langenkamp was born in 1815, in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany, her father, Johann Heinrich Langenkamp, was 29 and her mother, Anne Catherine Stroekers, was 17. She married Wilhelm Heinrich Friedrich Thies on 23 May 1841, in Versmold, Gütersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 16 May 1864, in Randolph, Illinois, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in Bremen, Randolph, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilhelm Heinrich Friedrich Thies
1813–1864
Cathrine Wilhelmine Langenkamp
1815–1864
Marriage: 23 May 1841
Henriette Elisabeth Thies
1841–1908
Henry Fredrick Thies Sr.
1842–1931
Minnie Thies
1843–1901
Franz Christian Johann Thies
1844–1908
Catrine Wilhelmine Thies
1848–1908
Johann Heinrich Friedrich Thies
1850–1937
Catrine Maria Thies
1852–1884
Johann Friedrich Thies
1859–1934

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 May 1841
Versmold, Gütersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
children

(8)

    Female1841–1908Female

    Henry Fredrick Thies Sr.

    Male1842–1931Male

    Minnie Thies

    Female1843–1901Female

    Franz Christian Johann Thies

    Male1844–1908Male

    Female1848–1908Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Heinrich Langenkamp

    Male1786–1824Male

    Anne Catherine Stroekers

    Female1798–Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1818

Age 3

Illinois is the 21st state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 4

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 15

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: habitational name from places so called in Schleswig-Holstein, Lower Saxony, and North-Rhine Westphalia, or a topographic name for someone who lived by a long field, kamp being the North German word for ‘field’ or ‘domain’. Compare Langenfeld .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Christine W. Laugenkamp in entry for Fritz Thies and Emilie Knop, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
  • Catrine Wil...A Langise Tough in entry for J. H. Thies, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Wilhelmine Catherine Lougenkamp Thies, "Find A Grave Index"

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