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Franz Peter Wankel
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Birth: Dec. 1, 1811
Fulda, Germany
Death: Dec. 9, 1894
Cass County
Illinois, USA

Franz Peter WANKEL was born on 1 Dec 1811, in Germany - in "Hesse Cassel" (Fulda, Hessen) according to the 1880 census data. He died on 9 Dec 1894 in Virginia, IL. Buried in Arenzville East Cemetery, Arenzville, Illinois. He was a Farmer. Profession listed as "clerk" on 1850 census records from Cass Co. Illinois, page 125. Franz Peter WANKEL and Anna Marie Adelheid HAMM were married on 6 Mar 1845. Father of: George Wankel (1845-1866) [never married]; Adelia Wankel-Kraft (1846-1933) [married William Kraft]; Peter Wankel Jr. (1848-1848) [died in infancy]; Emma Katherine Wankel-Kuechler (1880-1939) [married: Edward Ernest Kuechler]; Theresa Lenore Wankel-Riemann (1852-1929) [married Francis Henry Riemann (d.1924)]; Anna Wankel-Adleman (1854-1879) [married Alfred Adelman]; Peter Frank Wankel (1856-1951) [married: Ellen Anna Marie Steinkuehler (1860-1932)]; Lena Wankel (1858-1944) [never married]; Friedrich "Fred" Wankel (1860-1943) [married: "Ollie"]; "Jennie" M. Wankel-Reichert (1862-1947) [married: Charles S. Reichert (d.1947)]; Rhinholdt "Riney" E. Wankel (1864-1950) [married: Mae Bingham (d.1947)]; Richard Wankel "Dick" (1865-1951) [never married]; George Wankel (1869-1945) [married: Jennifer Lee Eads (1847-1955)].
Family links: 
  George Blasius Nepomuk Wankel (1773 - 1843)
  Marie Anna Nielster Wankel (1782 - 1851)
  Anna-Marie Adelheid Hamm Wankel (1823 - 1902)
  George Wankel (1845 - 1866)*
  Adelia Wankel Kraft (1846 - 1933)*
  Emma Katharina Wankel Kuechler (1850 - 1939)*
  Peter Frank Wankel (1856 - 1951)*
  Helena Wankel (1858 - 1944)*
  Frederick Wankel (1860 - 1943)*
  Jane Mae Wankel Reichert (1862 - 1947)*
  Reinholt E Wankel (1864 - 1950)*
  Richard Wankel (1865 - 1951)*
  George Wankel (1869 - 1945)*
*Calculated relationship
Arenzville East Cemetery
Cass County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Robert Kuhmann
Record added: Oct 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30824695
Franz Peter Wankel
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
Franz Peter Wankel
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
Franz Peter Wankel
Added by: Robert Kuhmann
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R.I.P. - 2x Great-Grand-Father.
- Robert Kuhmann
 Added: Jan. 27, 2013

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