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John Wolgast
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Birth: Nov. 2, 1854
Death: Nov. 6, 1886

PARENTS:
Johann 'John' VOLGAST, a son of Hans Johann & Anna Catherine Margarethe nee VARN VOLGAST, was born in Oring, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.

SHIP MANIFEST:
Anna & Friedrich SORGENFREI, their children Maria, Wilhelm, Friedrich, Anna, and Anna's children from her prior marriage,; Augustus, Margarethe & Johann VOLGAST, arrived in America on July 25, 1868. After a brief stop in Detroit and Crawford's Qusarry, they took up a Homestead in Moktke Township in May 1870.

MARRIAGE:
No marriage record has been found. It is known a son, Carl Otto VOLGAST was born 29 July 1885 in Moltke Township to Johann & Dorothea SCHACHT VOLGAST. Johann died 06 November 1886 in Moltke Township. Dorothea then married (2) Reinhold SCHOEWE 06 August 1887.

Bio courtesy of Find a Grave contributor, Don Knopf
 
 
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 Parents:
  August Wolgast (1850 - 1938)
  Elonore Tulgetske Wolgast (1858 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothea C. Schacht Schewe (1857 - 1942)
 
 Siblings:
  John Wolgast (1854 - 1886)
  Emma Bertha Wolgast Williams (1879 - 1957)*
  Matilda Adeline Tulgetske Liebner (1881 - 1947)*
  Anna Auguste Wolgast Heinke (1883 - ____)*
  Louise Anna Wolgast Miller (1886 - 1970)*
  Hermina Eleonore Wolgast Schaedig (1892 - 1951)*
  Albert Gustav Wolgast (1893 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Moltke Township Cemetery
Presque Isle County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Twist
Record added: Dec 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32409223
John Wolgast
Added by: Mary Briggs
 
 
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