Herman Hunstein

5 August 1879–21 February 1945 (Age 65)

The Life Summary of Herman

When Herman Hunstein was born on 5 August 1879, in Germany, his father, Conrad Hunstein, was 37 and his mother, Philipine Weiss, was 37. He had at least 2 sons with Caroline A Hamelman. He lived in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 21 February 1945, in St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 65.

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Herman Hunstein
Caroline A Hamelman
Lester Hunstein
Edward Hunstein

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 2
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
Age 11
Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1898 · War with the Spanish
Age 19
After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 Respelling of Dutch Hoolsteen, habitational name from a place in Zonhoven.2 Respelling of Dutch Hulsteyn, a regional name for someone from Holstein, on the border between Denmark and northern Germany.

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

Sources (4)

  • Hermand Hernstein, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Herman Hunstein, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Herman Hunstein - Government record: Census record: birth-name: Herman Hunstein

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