Edward John Hanko

27 February 1888–1 March 1953 (Age 65)
Westford, Richland, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Edward John

When Edward John Hanko was born on 27 February 1888, in Westford, Richland, Wisconsin, United States, his father, John Hanko, was 38 and his mother, Anna Marie Bauer, was 34. He had at least 2 sons with Elsie Irene Braund. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 1 March 1953, in Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

Edward John Hanko
Elsie Irene Braund
Rynold E Hanko
Bernard J Hanko

Spouse and Children


    Elsie Irene Braund




    Rynold E Hanko


    Bernard J Hanko


Parents and Siblings

    John Hanko


    Anna Marie Bauer




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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.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 2

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 18

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Polish: from a pet form of the personal name Jan, a vernacular form of Latin Johannes ( see John ).

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

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Story Highlight

Edward Hanko WWI veteran

Rare indeed are the cemeteries that are laid out north and south and not east and west, but the Germantown cemetery near Cazenovia, in the county of Richland, Wisconsin is one of them. The cemetery …

Sources (3)

  • John E Thanko in household of John Hanks, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Edward Hanko, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Edward Hanks in household of John Hanks, "Wisconsin State Census, 1905"

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