Lyla Luella Gollnick

Brief Life History of Lyla Luella

When Lyla Luella Gollnick was born on 7 February 1906, in Hankinson, Richland, North Dakota, United States, her father, Max Theodore Gollnick, was 25 and her mother, Wilhelmina Fredricka Hersch, was 23. She married Arnold F Medenwald in North Dakota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Greendale Township, Richland, North Dakota, United States in 1930 and United States in 1949. She died on 4 October 1985, in Breckenridge, Wilkin, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Hankinson, Richland, North Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Arnold F Medenwald
Lyla Luella Gollnick
Kenneth Medenwald
Charles A Medenwald
Joyce Ann Medenwald
Nancy Carol Medenwald

Sources (18)

  • Lyla L Medenwald, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Lyla Gallnick, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"
  • Lyla Gollnick Medenwald in entry for Charles Arlo Medenwald, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Horst, Kurt.

Germanized form of Sorbian Gólnik: occupational name for a heath ranger, Lower Sorbian gólnik, derived from góla ‘bare heathland, place without trees’.

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

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