Ernest Herman Wischnack

24 September 1877–24 January 1962 (Age 84)
West Prussia, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Ernest Herman

When Ernest Herman Wischnack was born on 24 September 1877, in West Prussia, Prussia, Germany, his father, Carl Wischnack, was 25 and his mother, Wilhelmina or Mina Kerlin, was 26. He had at least 5 sons and 2 daughters with Augusta B. Rohde. He lived in Camden Township, Carver, Minnesota, United States in 1895 and Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States for about 20 years. He died on 24 January 1962, in Otter Tail Township, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Dent, Otter Tail, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ernest Herman Wischnack
Augusta B. Rohde
Ida Anna Wischnack
Carl Wischnach
Albert August Wischmark
Benjamin R Wischnack
Louise Augusta Wischnach
Alfred Ernest Wischnach
Harold George Wischneck

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+2 More Children

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    Wilhelmina or Mina Kerlin




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 7

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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Sources (3)

  • Ernst Wischnack in household of Carl Wischnack, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • Ernest H Wischnack, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Earnest H Wischmach, "United States Census, 1910"

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