Augusta Ernestine Giese

16 February 1881–16 January 1961 (Age 79)
Stettin, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Augusta Ernestine

When Augusta Ernestine Giese was born on 16 February 1881, in Stettin, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany, her father, August Wilhelm Eduard Giese, was 28 and her mother, Auguste Maria Louise Ducks, was 24. She had at least 1 daughter with James Cornell. She lived in Chemung, New York, United States in 1900. She died on 16 January 1961, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

James Cornell
1881–1960
Augusta Ernestine Giese
1881–1961
Cornell
1939–

Spouse and Children

children

(1)

    Cornell

    Female1939–Female

Parents and Siblings

    August Wilhelm Eduard Giese

    Male1852–1921Male

    Auguste Maria Louise Ducks

    Female1856–1939Female

siblings

(11)

    Male1877–1962Male

    Anna Ernestine Giese

    Female1879–1935Female

    Auguste Ernestine Louise Giese

    Female1881–Female

    Female1881–1961Female

    Louisa Anna Emilia Giese

    Female1883–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1890

Age 9

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 33

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

Name Meaning

German and Danish: from a short form of the personal name Giselbert ( see Giesbrecht ), or any other Germanic name with gīsil as the first element.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Augustia Gisa in household of August Gisa, "United States Census, 1900"

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