William Hemann

1899–1970 (Age 71)
Stacyville Township, Mitchell, Iowa, United States

The Life of William

When William Hemann was born on 25 June 1899, in Stacyville Township, Mitchell, Iowa, United States, his father, Peter Theodor Hemann, was 35 and his mother, Elisabeth Steiger, was 31. He married Christina Koenigs on 27 January 1924, in Mitchell, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Stacyville, Mitchell, Iowa, United States in 1910 and Mitchell, Mitchell, Iowa, United States in 1925. He died in November 1970, in Mitchell, Iowa, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Meyer, Mitchell, Iowa, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Hemann
Christina Koenigs
Marriage: 27 January 1924
Matt Arthur Hemann
Urban Hemann

Spouse & Children

27 January 1924
Mitchell, Iowa, United States


  • Matt Arthur Hemann


  • Urban Hemann


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1913 · The Completion of the Keokuk Dam

Age 14

The Keokuk Dam was completed in 1913 and began to power the surrounding area. It was the largest single capacity powerhouse in the world at the time. After World War II, the powerhouse was modernized and all the units were converted in 2002. It remains the largest privately owned and operated dam on the Mississippi River.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 19

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

North German: variant of Hamann .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • William Hemann, "Iowa State Census, 1925"
  • William Hermann in household of Peter T Hermann, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Willie Huemann in household of Peter T Huemann, "United States Census, 1910"

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