August Friedrich Degner

13 February 1875–29 October 1953 (Age 78)
Groß Benz, Naugard, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany

The Life of August Friedrich

August Friedrich Degner was born on 13 February 1875, in Groß Benz, Naugard, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany as the son of Friedrich Degner and Wilhelmine Schmidt. He married Ida Marie Else Genz on 21 May 1906, in Bernhagen, Naugard, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 29 October 1953, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

August Friedrich Degner
1875–1953
Ida Marie Else Genz
1884–1948
Marriage: 21 May 1906
Alma Paula Hildegard Degner
1908–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 May 1906
Bernhagen, Naugard, Pomerania, Prussia, Germany
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Friedrich Degner

    Male–1922Male

    Wilhelmine Schmidt

    Female1838–1891Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (7)

1890

Age 15

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.
1914

Age 39

Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.
1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

Age 39

On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

Name Meaning

North German: variant of Degener .

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

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