Joseph Carl Haensgen

26 March 1874–27 December 1948 (Age 74)
Mount Calvary, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Joseph Carl

When Joseph Carl Haensgen was born on 26 March 1874, in Mount Calvary, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Mathias Haensgen, was 46 and his mother, Elisabeth Koenen, was 37. He married Christine Escher on 30 September 1903, in Hilbert, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 27 December 1948, in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Carl Haensgen
Christine Escher
Marriage: 30 September 1903
Alfred J Haensgen
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Spouse and Children

30 September 1903
Hilbert, Calumet, Wisconsin, United States



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Parents and Siblings

    Mathias Haensgen


    Elisabeth Koenen




    Katharina Haensgen


    Clara Haensgen


    Maria E Haensgen


    Margareth Haensgen


    Magdalena Haensgen


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 9

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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Sources (3)

  • Joseph C Haensgen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Joseph C Haensgen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Haensgen, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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