Emma Caroline Wiegrefe

27 January 1893–13 August 1964 (Age 71)
Winnebago Township, Houston, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Emma Caroline

When Emma Caroline Wiegrefe was born on 27 January 1893, in Winnebago Township, Houston, Minnesota, United States, her father, Johann August Wilhelm Theodor " August" Wiegrefe, was 42 and her mother, Catharina Sophia Dorothea Cordes, was 39. She married Louis H Fruechte on 22 March 1917, in Eitzen, Houston, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Wilmington, Houston, Minnesota, United States for about 10 years and Wilmington Township, Houston, Minnesota, United States in 1940. She died on 13 August 1964, in Iowa Township, Allamakee, Iowa, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Saint Lukes Cemetery, Eitzen, Houston, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Louis H Fruechte
1889–1982
Emma Caroline Wiegrefe
1893–1964
Marriage: 22 March 1917
Oscar Fruechte
1919–1936
Ruth Sophia Dorothea Fruechte
1923–2005
Gilbert Louis Fruechte
1934–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 March 1917
Eitzen, Houston, Minnesota, United States
children

(3)

    Oscar Fruechte

    Male1919–1936Male

    Ruth Sophia Dorothea Fruechte

    Female1923–2005Female

    Gilbert Louis Fruechte

    Male1934–1996Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    August or Wilhelm Heinrich August Wiegrefe

    Male1877–1939Male

    Maria Margaretha Dorothea Wiegrefe

    Female1879–1879Female

    Louisa M. Wiegrefe

    Female1881–1914Female

    Albert Christian Wiegrefe

    Male1883–1940Male

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · The Kensington Runestone

Age 5

A Swedish man, Olof Ohman, was farming on his land when he came across a 202-pound rock slab that had strange writing on it. Convinced it was proof that Scandinavian explorers came to that area before Columbus found the Americas, he had it looked at by scholars and linguists to find its translation. There has been a drawn-out debate on the stone's authenticity, with a scholarly consensus that classifies it as a hoax and the community which is convinced that it is authentic.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Fruechte in household of Louis Fruechte, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma Fruechte in household of Louis H Fruechte, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emma C Fruechte in household of Louis H Fruechte, "United States Census, 1930"

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