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Henrietta Johanna Hamann Gerland
Birth: Jul. 4, 1878
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Death: May 15, 1951
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA

Henrietta Johanna Hamann was born 4 July 1878 in Omaha, Nebraska. Her father was Heinrich Friedrich Hamann and her mother was Agatha Marina Staal.
She was married on 12 June 1904 in Omaha, Nebraska to Rev. Heinrich J. L. Gerland at First Lutheran Church by E.J. Frese, pastor.
After her husband died she returned to Omaha with her son Herbert Henry and made her residence with her parents. She worked with her mother in the Leavenworth Laundry which her father owned. She taught Sunday school at First Lutheran for many years and also served as record secretary for the Sunday school for many years. She wrote a book on the Missouri Lutheran churches in the area for the synod.
She also served as bookkeeper for her father's many rental properties.
After her parents and son died, she made her home with her sister and brother-in-law Mayme and George Meyer.
She learned to write Braille and transcribed books for the church for the blind. She did lovely handwork and china painting. 
Family links: 
  Heinrich Christian Friedrich Hamann (1848 - 1934)
  Agatha Marina Stahl Hamann (1853 - 1937)
  Heinrich J.L. Gerland (1878 - 1905)*
  Herbert Henry Gerland (1905 - 1938)*
  Dorothea Henriette Hamann (1876 - 1877)*
  Henrietta Johanna Hamann Gerland (1878 - 1951)
  William Emil Edward Hamann (1880 - 1896)*
  Dorothea Pauline Henriette Hamann (1882 - 1882)*
  Maria Hannah Mathilda Hamann Meyer (1884 - 1972)*
  Johannes Henry Julius Hamann (1887 - 1888)*
  Heinrich Thomas Hamann (1889 - 1889)*
  Martin Lorenz Otto Hamann (1890 - 1963)*
  Agatha Maria Charlotte Hamann (1893 - 1908)*
*Calculated relationship
Prospect Hill Cemetery
Douglas County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: 540
Created by: Tamara Bentz
Record added: Mar 26, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5321779
Henrietta Johanna <i>Hamann</i> Gerland
Added by: Tamara Bentz
Henrietta Johanna <i>Hamann</i> Gerland
Added by: Tamara Bentz
Henrietta Johanna <i>Hamann</i> Gerland
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- Ron of Spokane
 Added: Aug. 4, 2016

- PrincessBelle
 Added: Jul. 15, 2016
WOW. What a life! She wrote and did things that women were not encouraged to do during their lifetime in that era. I hope your husband and son met you in heaven. RIP.
- Nora Garner
 Added: Jun. 30, 2016
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