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Herman Antinpoika Kankaanpää Kangas
Birth: May 6, 1879
Ostrobothnia, Finland
Death: Nov. 30, 1967
St. Louis County
Minnesota, USA

According to Finnish Parish records, Herman was born in Lapua, Vaasa, Finland, and his given name was  "Hermanni Antinpoika Kankaanpää", which became Herman Kangas shortly after he immigrated to the US in 1901. In about 1915, Hemppa (as he was known in the family), lost not only his eyesight during an 'accidental' explosion at the Oliver Iron Ore Mines where he worked, but his actual eyes, themselves, leaving only empty eye sockets.

Antti Matinpoikä Isoluoma Ylisaari Rantala Kankaanpää (1815-1898)

Sanna Juhontytär Ikola Hellbacka Kankaanpää (1834-1906)

1. Vilhelm (Wilhelm) Andersson Kankaanpää (b. 1873)
2. Liisa Anderdotter Kankaanpää (1876-1877)


Maria Juhontytär Isoluoma (1814-1868)

1. Matts Andersson Isoluoma (1837-1837)
2. Susanna Andersdotter Isoluoma (1839-1917) m. Kustaa Tienhaara
3. Caisa Justiina Andersdotter Isoluoma (b. 1841) m. Juho Ista
4. Lisa Andersdotter Isoluoma (1843-1843)
5. Johannes `Juho` Andersson Isoluoma Korpela (1845-1915)
m1. Liisa Hermaanintytär Yli-Härsilä, m2. Mary Amalia Kangas
6. Jaakko (Jacob) Andersson Isoluoma Kankaanpää (b. 1846)
m. Kaisa Katteluksi


1. Maria Andersdotter Isoluoma Kankaanpää (1848-1849)
2. Anders Andersson Isoluoma Kankaanpää (1851-1935)
m1. Justiina Aro, m2. Susanna Evekiina Hautula
3. Kustaa Andersson Kankaanpaa (1853-1908) m. Maria Yliharsila
4. Iisakki Andersson Isoluoma Kujala (b. 1856) m. Sanna Kangas
5. Matts Anttisson Kankaanpaa (b. 1861), m. Maria Vassi

Family links: 
  Hedvig Josefiina Matintytär Korkiamäki Käteva Wentelä Kangas (1880 - 1946)
  Saima Josephine Kangas Hietala (1908 - 2001)*
  John Jalmer Kangas (1910 - 1999)*
  Lyyli "Ingrid" Kangas (1911 - 1918)*
*Calculated relationship
Wawina Cemetery
Itasca County
Minnesota, USA
Maintained by: Finn Kin Gal
Originally Created by: larry
Record added: Nov 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80485755
Herman Antinpoika Kankaanpää Kangas
Added by: Mert Rima
Herman Antinpoika Kankaanpää Kangas
Added by: Mert Rima
Herman Antinpoika Kankaanpää Kangas
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SISU All The Way, Great-Grandpa. This is your legacy!
- Finn Kin Gal
 Added: Nov. 17, 2012
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