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
1884–1966
Elizabeth Hauck
1892–1980
Marriage: 10 April 1910
Rosa Christina Anna Ahlers
1911–1913
Harry John August Ahlers
1913–1989
Eilert Deitrich Herman Ahlers
1915–2002
Marie Eliza Ahlers
1918–2008
Alvin Henry Ahlers
1920–1993

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"

World Events (8)

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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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