Wilhelmina Charlotta Sturk

11 January 1869–18 June 1937 (Age 68)
Stockaryd, Jönköping, Sweden

The Life Summary of Wilhelmina Charlotta

When Wilhelmina Charlotta Sturk was born on 11 January 1869, in Stockaryd, Jönköping, Sweden, her father, Johan Frans Sturk, was 40 and her mother, Cajsa Maja Johansdotter, was 45. She married Christopher Christenson in 1889. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Ross Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 18 June 1937, in Sheridan Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Cherokee Cemetery, Cherokee, Crawford, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Halvor Hanson
Wilhelmina Charlotta Sturk
Marriage: 31 October 1896
Hilda Marie Christenson
Carl Walter Christenson
Ethel Christine Christenson
Harry Edwin Hanson
Helen Sevirene Hanson
Clarence Harold Hanson
John Elmer Hanson
Minnie Mae Hanson
Loma Mozelle Hanson
Ernest Hanson

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  • Marriage
    31 October 1896Cherokee, Kansas, United States
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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.
    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1870: Crawford, Kansas, United States
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 21
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    German (also Stürz): variant of Sturtz .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Minnie Stark in entry for John Elmer Hanson, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Minnie Hanson in household of Halvos Hanson, "Kansas State Census, 1915"
    • Minnie Stork in entry for Clarence Harold Hanson and Doris Peters Chance, "Montana, County Marriages, 1865-1950"

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