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Birth: Apr. 21, 1877
Auricher Landkreis
Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Death: Feb. 14, 1953
Fort Dodge
Webster County
Iowa, USA

Born on April 21 in Zwischenmooren, and lived in Moorlage, Ostfriesland, Germany on a farm at Latitude : 53.415134 | Longitude : 7.636614. (Came to America in 1894)

"JESUS LOVED TO TAKE OUR DEAR HUSBAND AND GOOD FATHER HABBE H. POST HE WAS BORN IN THE YEAR OF 1877 IN ZWISCHENMOOREN BY AURICH-OLDENDORF, OSTFRIESLAND. THERE HE WAS BAPTIZED AND CONFIRMED. IN THE YEAR OF 1894 HE CAME TO AMERICA. IN THE YEAR 1903 HE MARRIED MARY BUSKE. THEY HAD 12 CHILDREN, ONE OF THEM DIED AS A SMALL CHILD, AND A SON, AS A SOLDIER, FOUND HIS DEATH IN THE NORMANDY INVASION. SURVIVED BY A BROTHER, AND TWO SISTERS IN THE OLD COUNTRY. HE DIED FEB. 14 IN THE LUTHERAN HOSPITAL IN FORT DODGE, IOWA. THE FUNERAL WAS AT THE FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH IN GILMORE CITY, IOWA, AND OFFICIATED BY THE PASTOR H. H."

Habbe died of an heart attack in the Lutheran Hospital in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

HABBIE HARMS POST WAS MARRIED TO Anna Maria (Mary) Buske ON FEB. 4, 1903. They had the following children in order: John Post, Albert Post, Ben Post, Herman Post, Minnie (Post) Hanssen, William Post, Gerd Post, Fred Post, Robert Post, Marie (Post) Martin, Raymond Post, and Harvey Post.

Habbe and Mary Post lived on a farm South West of Gilmore City in Pocahontas County. Their farm is located on the West side of the road from the Nort West corner of Lizard Lake. They farmed their whole lives there. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Harm Habben Post (1849 - 1921)
  Tütter Alberts Schmidt Post (1848 - 1922)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Maria Buske Post (1885 - 1967)
 
 Children:
  John Fredrick Post (1903 - 1992)*
  Albert Harm Post (1905 - 1992)*
  Bernhard Post (1908 - 1975)*
  Hermann Dietrich Post (1909 - 1992)*
  Minnie Christine Post Hanssen (1912 - 2009)*
  William Friedrich Post (1915 - 1944)*
  Gerd Post (1917 - 1986)*
  Fred Post (1919 - 2012)*
  Robert Martin Post (1921 - 1923)*
  Raymond Post (1925 - 2013)*
  Harvey Otto Post (1928 - 2000)*
 
 Siblings:
  Habbe Harms Post (1877 - 1953)
  Trientje Harms Post Siefken (1880 - 1973)*
  Albert Harms Post (1884 - 1963)*
  Christina Dorothea Post Hinrichs (1888 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marble Valley Cemetery
Gilmore City
Humboldt County
Iowa, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 42.74858, -94.44205
 
Maintained by: David Post
Originally Created by: D. H.
Record added: Jun 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71159000
Habbe Harms Post
Added by: David Post
 
Habbe Harms Post
Added by: David Post
 
Habbe Harms Post
Added by: David Post
 
 
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Grandpa...I think of you often, too bad I was so young when you died, I would have liked to have known you better!Love,
- David Post
 Added: Nov. 27, 2013
Son of Harm Habben Post (1849-1921) and Tutter Alberts Schmidt (1848-1922)of Moorlage, Ostfriesland, Germany. Habbe Post is my 1st cousin 3x removed.
- Terri Kallio
 Added: Sep. 5, 2011

- Terri Kallio
 Added: Sep. 5, 2011
 
 
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