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Carl August Genske
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Birth: Mar. 26, 1849, Germany
Death: Dec. 19, 1909
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA

Tuesday, December 21, 1909 (3)
Carl August Genske died at the family home....Bay Street at 11:30 o'clock Sunday morning of a complication of diseases, aged 60 years. He was born in Bernstein-Neumark, province of Brandenburg, Germany, March 26, 1849, and grew to manhood there. He served in the Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871. He was married to Miss Ernestina Henning in 1872. In 1882 they came to America, their destination being Saginaw. Mr. Genske was a member of the West Side Arbeiter Society and was possessed of a large circle of friends. He leaves his widow, two sons and three daughters, Fred Genkse, of Saginaw; Edward Genske, of the United States Army, stationed at Fort McHenry Baltimore, Md., and now at home on furlough; Mrs. August Ballier, of Kochville; Mrs. Charles Baucknecht and Mrs. Herman Kuschinsky, both of Saginaw. One son, Charles, died at Montauk Point, N. Y. September 1, 1899, as the result of sickness contracted during his service in the United States Army in the Spanish-American War. He also leaves two brothers and one sister, Wm. G., of Saginaw; August G., in Germany, and Mrs. Charles Grossmann, Blackmar....

Death certificate
Gives father as Christian Censke (Germany)
Gives mother as Dortrha Bode (Germany)
Married at time of death
Father of 6 children 5 living
Occupation: laborer
Cause of death: glancancer 
Family links: 
  Ernestina Fredericka Henning Genske (1849 - 1919)
  Anna Genske Kuschinsky (1886 - 1969)*
  Edward F. Genske (1889 - 1981)*
*Calculated relationship
Oakwood Cemetery
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Section87 Lot 13
Created by: s schmidt
Record added: Nov 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100014166
Carl August Genske
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Carl August Genske
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