Carl Waage

24 March 1893–1978
Berlin, Germany

The Life of Carl

Carl Waage was born on 24 March 1893, in Berlin, Germany as the son of Richard Waage and Blancka Becker. He had at least 2 sons and 1 daughter with Martha Waage. He died in Brazil, and was buried in Blumenau, Santa Catarina, Brazil.

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Carl Waage
Martha Waage
Horst Ricardo Waage
Erika Waage
Harold Waage

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    Richard Waage





World Events (8)


Age 21

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 21

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.

Age 25

Armistice ending World War I.

Name Meaning

1 German and Dutch: from Middle High German wāge, Middle Dutch waghe ‘scales’, hence a metonymic occupational name for an official responsible for weighing produce, especially produce offered as rent in kind, or else for checking weights and measures used by merchants.2 Norwegian: variant of Voge .

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

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  • Carl Waage, "Brasil, Cartões de Imigração, 1900-1965"

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