Hugo Adolph Pischke

Male27 February 1863–25 January 1916

Brief Life History of Hugo Adolph

When Hugo Adolph Pischke was born on 27 February 1863, in Nakel, Wirsitz, Posen, Prussia, Germany, his father, Franz Pischke, was 48 and his mother, Louisa Schmock, was 37. He married Elizabeth Susan Wehrmann on 28 December 1889. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Portage Township, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States in 1900. He died on 25 January 1916, in South Bend, St. Joseph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 52.

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Hugo Adolph Pischke
Elizabeth Susan Wehrmann
Marriage: 28 December 1889
Esther Annie Wilhelmina Marguerita Pischke
Ruth A Pischke
Herbert Frank Pischke Page
Walter A Pischke

Sources (36)

  • Hugo A Pisekke, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Hugo Adolph Pischke - Government record: birth: 28 February 1863; Nakel, Posen, Preußen, Germany
  • Hugo Hermann Pischke, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 December 1889
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (4)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 18

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Ernst, Florian, Gerhard, Otto.

    Germanized form of Sorbian Pěška (from a pet form of Pěš; see Pesch 2) and Pětška, Pěčka (from a pet form of Pětš, Pěč; see Petsch 2), and probably also of some other similar (like-sounding) Slavic pet form of the personal name Peter .

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

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