Paulina Hinz

4 May 1881–28 October 1964 (Age 83)
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Paulina

When Paulina Hinz was born on 4 May 1881, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, John G F Hinz, was 28 and her mother, Ernestine Emelia Block, was 27. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Heyo Uken. She lived in Green Lake, Wisconsin, United States in 1935 and Michigan Township, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States in 1940. She died on 28 October 1964, in Grand Forks, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Grand Forks, Grand Forks, North Dakota, United States.

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Heyo Uken
Paulina Hinz
Gertrude S Uken
Hildegarde Elaine Uken
John Herman Uken

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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.
1883 · The Newhall House Hotel Fire

Age 2

A fire erupted on January 10, 1883, at the Newhall Hotel in Milwaukee. The fire began at 4:00 am in an elevator shaft and raced up through the building. The fire spread so quickly that many could not escape. General and Mrs. Tom Thumb, stars of P.T. Barnum's circus, were guests in the hotel at the time of the fire. A firefighter reached them by ladder and they were able to escape safely. The exact number of deaths remains unknown as the hotel register was destroyed in the fire, however, the death toll is estimated between 75-90.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 22

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

German and Danish: from a pet form of Heinrich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lena Uken in household of Heyo Uken, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Pauline Uken in household of Hugo Uken, "North Dakota Census, 1925"
  • Paulina Uken in household of Heye Uken, "United States Census, 1920"

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