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Herman Bernhard Ernst Schimmelpfennig
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1885
McLeod County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 7, 1946
Ward County
North Dakota, USA

Herman Schimmelpfennig was born March 15, 1885 at Brownton, Minnesota, the son of Helmuth and Augusta (Genz) Schimmelpfennig. He married Lydia Lade December 2, 1909. They farmed in Waterford Township, Ward County, for many years. He died in Trinity Hospital after a month long stay.

Herman and Lydia had 7 children: Laura, Lawrence, Esther, Bernhard, Ernest, Herbert and a child who died in infancy.



Funeral services were held Monday at 1 p. m. at the Thomas funeral home for Herman B. E. Schimmelpfennig, 61, Burlington farmer for 37 years who passed away in a Minot hospital last Thursday where he had been a patient since Feb. 4.

The final rites were held at 2 o'clock at the Lynch Immanuel Lutheran church north of Minot with the Rev. A. A. Schmidtke, pastor, officiating. Burial took place in the Immanuel cemetery at Burlington.

He was a member of the Waterford township school board.

Pallbearers were Herman, George and Paul Genz; Emil Lade, Albert Radtke and Rudolph Hoelscher.

A former member of the Waterford township school board, he is survived by his wife; six children, Lawrence, Bennie and Ernest of rural Minot; Lieut. Herbert, serving with the army air forces; Laura at home, and Mrs. Kenneth Carlson of Glenburn; his mother, Mrs. Augusta Schimmelpfennig of Brownton, Minn; one brother, and two sisters and eight grandchildren.

From the Ward County Independent, March 14, 1946.

Family links: 
  Helmuth Frederick Albert Schimmelpfennig (1858 - 1943)
  Augusta Marie Genz Schimmelpfennig (1864 - 1949)
  Lydia Wilhelmina Marie Lade Schimmelpfennig (1890 - 1977)
  Infant Schimmelpfennig*
  Laura Schimmelpfennig (1911 - 1981)*
  Lawrence Frank Helmuth Schimmelpfennig (1912 - 1992)*
  Bernhard Augusta Paul Schimmelpfennig (1917 - 2000)*
  Herbert Heinrich Rudolph Schimmelpfennig (1924 - 1994)*
  Martha Schimmelpfennig*
  Elizabeth Schimmelpfennig*
  Herman Bernhard Ernst Schimmelpfennig (1885 - 1946)
  Albert Frank Schimmelpfennig (1888 - 1965)*
  Amanda Anna Schimmelpfennig Gehrke (1891 - 1973)*
  Alma Agnes Schimmelpfennig Zander (1903 - 1998)*
*Calculated relationship
Emmanuel Lutheran Cemetery
Ward County
North Dakota, USA
Maintained by: Brian Backes
Originally Created by: Herb Schwede
Record added: May 09, 2004
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Herman Bernhard Ernst Schimmelpfennig
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Herman Bernhard Ernst Schimmelpfennig
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Herman Bernhard Ernst Schimmelpfennig
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