Johann Heinrich Passmann

Brief Life History of Johann Heinrich

When Johann Heinrich Passmann was born on 28 July 1852, in Alpen, Moers, Rhineland, Prussia, his father, Gerhardt Passmann, was 27 and his mother, Maria Theresia Bongartz, was 20. He married Matilda Catherine Burger on 5 June 1888, in St Marys, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in St. Mary's Township, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States in 1905. He died on 26 June 1942, in St Marys, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery, St Marys, Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States.

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Johann Heinrich Passmann
Matilda Catherine Burger
Marriage: 5 June 1888
Rose Mary Passman
Alice M Passman
Leo John Passman
Raymond Joseph Passman
Richard Henry Passman Sr

Sources (12)

  • John H Pashman, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Johann Heinrich Passmann, "Germany Births and Baptisms, 1558-1898"
  • John H Poshman, "Kansas County Marriages, 1855-1911"

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Historical Boundaries: 1855: Kansas Territory, United States 1855: Riley, Kansas Territory, United States 1857: Pottawatomie, Kansas Territory, United States 1861: Pottawatomie, Kansas, United States [Spreads across Pottawatomie and Wabaunsee counties]


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

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Almut, Erwin.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Gass .

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

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