August Gustav Dering

Male5 April 1883–31 December 1906

Brief Life History of August Gustav

When August Gustav Dering was born on 5 April 1883, in Germany, his father, Jacob Dehring, was 27 and his mother, Lena Bishop, was 27. He immigrated to United States in 1884. He died on 31 December 1906, in Wilson Township, Alpena, Michigan, United States, at the age of 23, and was buried in Wilson Cemetery, Lachine, Long Rapids Township, Alpena, Michigan, United States.

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Jacob Dehring
Lena Bishop
Martha A Dehring
Herman Dehring
Karl Dehring
August Gustav Dering
Mina Dehring
Bertha Dehring
Edward Dehring
Ida Dehring
Frank Jacob Dehring
Anna Lena Dehring
Mildred Marie Dehring
Hattie Louise Dehring

Sources (5)

  • Gustave Deering in household of Jacob Deering, "United States Census, 1900"
  • August Dering, "Michigan, Births, 1867-1902"
  • Gustav Deering, „Find A Grave Index“

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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 4

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."


Age 7

Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.

Name Meaning

English (Kent and Middlesex): variant of Dearing .

German: probably a variant of Döring (see Doering ).

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

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