Bernhard Fredrich Tesch

9 November 1888–1 July 1980 (Age 91)
Pearl Township, McCook, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Bernhard Fredrich

When Bernhard Fredrich Tesch was born on 9 November 1888, in Pearl Township, McCook, South Dakota, United States, his father, Herman F. W. Tesch, was 32 and his mother, Rosaline Ohm, was 36. He died on 1 July 1980, in St. Charles Township, Winona, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

Herman F. W. Tesch
Rosaline Ohm
Hulda M Tesch
Bernhard Fredrich Tesch
Louisa Magdaline Tesch
Marie Sarah Tesch
Herman J. Tesch

Parents and Siblings

    Herman F. W. Tesch


    Rosaline Ohm




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Minnesota State Flag

Age 5

The Flag of Minnesota was adopted on August 2 and consists of scenes from the seal of Minnesota. The flag has been modified over the years to be easier to manufacture.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 24

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German: from a short form of the various Slavic personal names with a first element teš ‘comfort’, ‘consolation’, for example Tešimir (with a second element meaning ‘great’, ‘famous’), Tešislav (where the second element means ‘glory’).

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

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Sources (1)

  • Fridirch Tesh in household of Herman Tesh, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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