Helena Leischner

18 August 1874–23 March 1949 (Age 74)
Pidhirne, Bessarabia, Russian Empire

The Life of Helena

When Helena Leischner was born on 18 August 1874, in Pidhirne, Bessarabia, Russian Empire, her father, Johann Leischner, was 45 and her mother, Justina Hasz, was 33. She married Johann Daniel Schimke on 7 January 1893, in Parkston, Hutchinson, South Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Hutchinson, Dakota Territory, United States in 1880 and West Odessa Election Precinct, Lincoln, Washington, United States in 1940. She died on 23 March 1949, in Odessa, Lincoln, Washington, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Odessa Cemetery, Odessa, Lincoln, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johann Daniel Schimke
1871–1914
Helena Leischner
1874–1949
Marriage: 7 January 1893
Emma Ruth Schimke
1893–1982
Bertha Schimke
1895–1914
Pauline Schimke
1897–1978
Alfred Schimke
1899–1925
Gustav Schimke
1901–1904
Leo Leonard Schimke
1903–1987
Ruth Helena Schimke
1905–1998
Harold Benjamin Schimke
1907–1975
Edna Irene Schimke
1908–1987
Esther Martha Schimke
1910–2005
Johanna Carolina Schimke
1914–2008

Spouse and Children

    Johann Daniel Schimke

    Male1871–1914Male

    Female1874–1949Female

MARRIAGE
7 January 1893
Parkston, Hutchinson, South Dakota, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Johann Leischner

    Male1828–1893Male

    Justina Hasz

    Female1840–1913Female

siblings

(11)

    Caroline Leischner

    Female1862–1927Female

    Lydia Leischner

    Female1864–1936Female

    Sophia Leischner

    Female1865–1934Female

    Salome Leischner

    Female1867–1941Female

    Maria Leischner

    Female1869–Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878

Age 4

Ottomans recognize independence of Romanian state including western Moldova.
1894

Age 20

Nicholas II crowned emperor.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Leuschner .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Helena Leichner in household of John Leichner, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Helena Schimke, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Helena Schimke, "United States Census, 1930"

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