Herman Johann August Ahlers

Brief Life History of Herman Johann August

When Herman Johann August Ahlers was born on 27 January 1884, in Wisner, Cuming, Nebraska, United States, his father, Dietrich Bernard August Ahlers, was 31 and his mother, Anna Sophie Meyer, was 27. He married Elizabeth Hauck on 10 April 1910, in Naper, Boyd, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wortman Township, Tripp, South Dakota, United States for about 5 years. He died on 11 November 1966, in Winner, Tripp, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Winner City Cemetery, Winner, Tripp, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Herman Johann August Ahlers
Elizabeth Hauck
Marriage: 10 April 1910
Rosa Christina Anna Ahlers
Harry John August Ahlers
Eilert Deitrich Herman Ahlers
Marie Eliza Ahlers
Alvin Henry Ahlers

Sources (48)

  • Herman J Ahlers, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Herman Ahlers, "Nebraska Marriages, 1855-1995"
  • Herman August Ahlers, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Heinz, Kurt, Beate, Erwin, Frieda, Gerhard, Guenter, Hans Peter, Hartwig, Hermann, Horst, Jurgen.

North German and Dutch: patronymic from the personal name Ahler(t) (see Ahlert ). Compare Alers .

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

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