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Herman Francis Willkie
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Birth: 1857
Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
Death: 1930
Indiana, USA

Herman was born in Aschersleben, Germany. He came to the United States in 1861 with his family. He put himself through Fort Wayne College and moved to Milford, Indiana, where he met Henrietta. The couple married in 1885 and moved to Elwood in 1888 when Herman became the Superintendent of Schools. Herman also studied law and was admitted to the Indiana bar in 1890.

Herman and Henrietta's son, Wendell Lewis Willkie, is Memorial #1104. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Henrietta Trisch Willkie (1858 - 1940)*
 
 Children:
  Julia Willkie (1886 - 1943)*
  Robert Trisch Willkie (1887 - 1968)*
  Edward Everett Willkie (1896 - 1956)*
  Charlotte Ester Willkie Pihl (1899 - 1979)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elwood Cemetery
Elwood
Madison County
Indiana, USA
Plot: R38 Add8 Pipecreek
 
Created by: Cynthia Krueger
Record added: Feb 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66096382
Herman Francis Willkie
Added by: Thomas Stone
 
 
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