Emma Louise Wilhelmine Paape

14 August 1900–2 December 1969 (Age 69)
Morgan, Redwood, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Emma Louise Wilhelmine

When Emma Louise Wilhelmine Paape was born on 14 August 1900, in Morgan, Redwood, Minnesota, United States, her father, Carl Frederick William Paape, was 36 and her mother, Wilhelmina Caroline Ott, was 30. She lived in Redwood, Minnesota, United States in 1900. She died on 2 December 1969, in Redwood Falls Township, Redwood, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Carl Frederick William Paape
Wilhelmina Caroline Ott
Anna Henrietta Paape
Martha M L Paape
Emma Louise Wilhelmine Paape
Carl Henry Paape
Minnie Martha Marie Paape
Meta Wilhelmina O Paape
Ottelia O M Paape

Parents and Siblings

    Carl Frederick William Paape


    Wilhelmina Caroline Ott




    Anna Henrietta Paape




    Carl Henry Paape


    Minnie Martha Marie Paape


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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 6

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 19

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: variant of Pape .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma W L Paape in household of Carl Paape, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mrs Emma Louise Paape Ward, "Minnesota, Obituaries 1865-2006"
  • Emma Ward in entry for Meta Wilhemena Crouch, "Minnesota, Obituaries 1865-2006"

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