Charlotte May Struck

22 October 1857–28 January 1953 (Age 95)
Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany

The Life of Charlotte May

When Charlotte May Struck was born on 22 October 1857, in Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany, her father, Fritz "Frederick" Struck, was 25 and her mother, Antje Rostock, was 25. She married Johannas Engelbrecht on 7 January 1881, in Scott, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 28 January 1953, at the age of 95, and was buried in Elkton City Cemetery, Elkton, Brookings, South Dakota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Johannas Engelbrecht
1857–1932
Charlotte May Struck
1857–1953
Marriage: 7 January 1881
Hertha Engelbrecht
1881–1922
Otto Engelbrecht
1883–1964
Rudolph Engelbrecht
1885–1951
Walter Engelbrecht
1888–1953
Frederick Engelbrecht
1894–1961
Frank Engelbrecht
1894–1972

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 January 1881
Scott, Iowa, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Fritz "Frederick" Struck

    Male1832–1917Male

    Antje Rostock

    Female1832–1907Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864

Age 7

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 25

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: topographic name from Middle Low German strūk, Middle Dutch struuc ‘bush’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charlotte Struck in household of Frederick Struck, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Charlotta Struck Engelbrecht, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Charlotte Struck in entry for Walter Engelbrecht, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"

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