Gottfried Konkel

Male13 October 1849–18 June 1927

Brief Life History of Gottfried

When Gottfried Konkel was born on 13 October 1849, in Germany, his father, Gottfried Konkel, was 49 and his mother, Anna Elisabeth Czerr, was 28. He married Anna Marie Brenger on 8 April 1877, in Hanover, Hanover, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He immigrated to United States in 1892 and lived in Herman, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States in 1880 and Pella, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 18 June 1927, in Saint John Lutheran Church Cemetery, Tilleda, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Leopolis, Shawano, Wisconsin, United States.

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Gottfried Konkel
Anna Marie Brenger
Marriage: 8 April 1877
Emil F Konkel Sr
Gottfried August Konkel
Martha Helen Konkel Tares
John Kunkel
Paul Edward Kunkel
Adolph W. Konkel
Hermine Konkel Voelz
Ottilie Konkel Wege
William J Kunkel
Clara Rosa Frenzes Konkel

Sources (21)

  • Gottfried Konkel, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Gottfried Konkel, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Gottfried Konkel, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 April 1877Hanover, Hanover, Prussia, Germany
  • Children (10)

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    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 3

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.


    Age 14

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

    Age 21

    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.

    Name Meaning

    German and Dutch: variant of Kunkel .

    German: habitational name from Kankel in Mecklenburg or near Poznań in Poland.

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

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