Helmuth Kebschull

August 1869–13 September 1937 (Age 68)
Germany

The Life of Helmuth

Helmuth Kebschull was born in August 1869, in Germany as the son of August Kebschull. He died on 13 September 1937, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Forest Park, Will, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

August Kebschull
1841–1910
Helmuth Kebschull
1869–1937
August H Kebschull
1872–1916

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1872 · Montgomery Ward Inc.

Age 3

Montgomery Ward was founded by Aaron Montgomery Ward after he observed that rural customers often wanted goods from the city but couldn’t get them because of distance and cost. Ward believed that he could cut costs and make a wide variety of goods available to rural customers. Ward and two partners used $1,600 to issue the first catalog in August 1872 and with its publication, rural retailers considered Ward a threat and publicly burned his catalog. Despite the opposition, however, the business grew at a fast pace over the next several decades and was almost as successful as Sears. In April 1944, U.S. Army troops seized the Chicago offices of Montgomery Ward & Company after President Roosevelt ordered it because of an unsettled strike request made by the workers. Eight months later, with Montgomery Ward continuing to refuse to recognize the unions, President Roosevelt issued an executive order seizing all of Montgomery Ward's property nationwide. 
1890

Age 21

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

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Sources (3)

  • Herman Kebschull in household of Mary Kebschull, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Herman Kebschull in household of August H Kebschull, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Helmuth Kebschull in household of August Kebschull, "United States Census, 1900"

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