Helene Marie Therese Bock

Brief Life History of Helene Marie Therese

When Helene Marie Therese Bock was born on 13 October 1883, in Groß Brütz, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany, her father, Hans Christian Bock, was 28 and her mother, Sophie Emilie Hedwig Schneider, was 24. She married Bernhard Philipp Berckemeyer on 5 July 1907, in Groß Brütz, Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Schwerin. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Germany in 1900. She died on 30 March 1966, in Römnitz, Herzogtum Lauenburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, at the age of 82.

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Bernhard Philipp Berckemeyer
Helene Marie Therese Bock
Marriage: 5 July 1907
Helene ( Ellen) Berckemeyer
Gustav Berckemeyer
Gisela Anna Elisabeth Berchemeyer

Sources (4)

  • Helene Bock, "Germany, Mecklenburg-Schwerin Census, 1900"
  • Jungfran Helene Marie Therese Bock im Eintrag für Bernhard Philipp Berckemeyer, „Deutschland, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Katholische und Lutherisch Kirchenbücher, 1639-1943“
  • Helene Marie Therese Bock in entry for Bernhard Philipp Berckemeyer, "Germany Marriages, 1558-1929"

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On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Erwin, Heinz, Manfred, Otto, Eldor, Ernst, Ewald, Reinhold, Wolf, Alois, Claus.

German: nickname for a man with some fancied resemblance to a he-goat, Middle High German boc, or a topographic or habitational name referring to a house distinguished by the sign of a goat. This surname is also found in some other European countries, e.g. in France (Alsace and Lorraine) and Czechia (compare 5 below).

German (Böck): see Boeck .

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

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