Charles Herman Von Renner

24 December 1867–19 July 1919 (Age 51)
Michigan, United States

The Life of Charles Herman

When Charles Herman Von Renner was born on 24 December 1867, in Michigan, United States, his father, Charles K Von Renner, was 25 and his mother, Emma Ruckler, was 19. He married Augusta Mary Boehme on 10 July 1887. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States in 1870 and United States in 1900. He died on 19 July 1919, in Wyandotte, Wayne, Michigan, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Woodmere Cemetery, Detroit, Wayne, Michigan, United States.

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Charles Herman Von Renner
Augusta Mary Boehme
Marriage: 10 July 1887
Emma Augusta Von Renner
Walter Charles Von Renner
Agusta Von Renner
Laura May Von Renner

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10 July 1887


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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 12

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 14

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Dutch: from Middle Dutch vonc, vonke ‘spark’, hence probably a metonymic occupational name for a smith.

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

Sources (3)

  • Hermann Renner in household of Charles Renner, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Charley Remer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Herman Renner, "United States Census, 1910"

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