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Wilhelm M. Altenhof
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1849
Braunschweig, Germany
Death: Nov. 3, 1915
Seguin
Guadalupe County
Texas, USA

Wilhelm M. Altenhof was born on Oct. 15, 1849, in Lutherham, Berge, Braunschweig, Germany. He married Anna "Mena" Brunke and had a duaghter, Lena, before emigrating from Germany. They arrived at New Orleans, Lousiana, on Nov. 5, 1871, and made way to Seguin by about December 1871. Wilhelm worked as a farmer.

After another five children were born, Lena died late 1880 or early 1881. Wilhelm then married Helene Christine Ikels on Oct. 17, 1881, in Comal Co., Texas. They had three children together: Ida, Henry, and Olga.

Wilhelm died at Seguin on Nov. 3, 1915. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Anna Brunke Altenhof (1845 - 1880)
  Helene Christine Ikels Altenhof (1851 - 1922)
 
 Children:
  Lena A. Altenhof Weigang (1870 - 1951)*
  August Altenhof (1872 - 1956)*
  Otto Fritz Altenhoff (1875 - 1970)*
  Karl William Altenhoff (1876 - 1967)*
  Gustav E. Altenhof (1878 - 1956)*
  Anna Altenhof (1880 - 1894)*
  Ida Altenhof Medlin (1884 - 1941)*
  Henry Fritz Martin Altenhoff (1886 - 1932)*
  Olga Hilda Altenhof Soefje (1891 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Marker is in German
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Seguin
Guadalupe County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Andy Baker
Record added: Sep 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59288477
Wilhelm M. Altenhof
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Wilhelm M. Altenhof
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Wilhelm M. Altenhof
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