Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Wieses in:
 • Graceland Cemetery
 • Avoca
 • Pottawattamie County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Advertisement
Elsie Emma Knackstedt Wiese
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 25, 1894, Germany
Death: Oct. 19, 1961
Atlantic
Cass County
Iowa, USA

Born as Elsie Emma Knackstedt
Born-August 25, 1894 - Holstein, Germany
Married-Nov 24, 1915 at Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa
Death-October 19, 1961 - Atlantic, Cass, Iowa

Bio:
Married Jacob Hansan Wiese, son of Hans J. Hansan and Sophia L. Bein, 24 Nov 1915 at Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA; by Walter C. Joseph JP; died 19 Oct 1961 at Atlantic, Cass, IA, at age 67; buried 22 Oct 1961 at Graceland Cemetery, Avoca, Pottawattamie, IA; Bearers-nephews: Andrew Anderson, Carl Lange, Ernest Wiese, Emil Lange, Arthur Burgin, Arnold Ahders funeral held at funeral home in Atlantic, Cass,IA.

She immigrated on 9 Nov 1911 on SS President Grant, from Greventrope, Germany; listed as Knachstedt(sp) age 17, servant, leaving from Cuxhaven 28 Oct 1911, arrived New York, Ellis Island. Passage paid by brother August Knackstedt going to his home in Hancock Iowa, fair complexion, fair hair and grey eyes 5'5" booked in steerage, had $50. She was employed as housekeeper for several people including Nicolai between Dec 1912 and 1915 at Hancock, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA.

Raised her Sister: Minna (Minnie) Knackstedt Minna Knackstedt B-12 Dec 1910 Teutalla, Germany immigrated age 9 Hamburg to Spain to Azores to New York 1920 Died 12 Dec 1992 - Laquey Mo.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Emma Margaretha Berhmann Windhorst (1870 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Jacob H Wiese (1877 - 1948)
 
 Siblings:
  Elsie Emma Knackstedt Wiese (1894 - 1961)
  Erna Martha Magdelene Knackstedt Anderson (1898 - 1991)*
  Hertha Amanda Knackstedt Boege (1904 - 1954)*
  Emma Marguerite Knackstedt Britton (1905 - 1984)*
  William Carl Knackstedt (1908 - 1980)*
  Heinrich Hans Knackstedt (1912 - 1969)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
His Wife
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Avoca
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: Patti Filley
Record added: Sep 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42532471
Elsie Emma <i>Knackstedt</i> Wiese
Added by: Patti Filley
 
Elsie Emma <i>Knackstedt</i> Wiese
Added by: Patti Filley
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Dennis Johnson
 Added: Aug. 25, 2015

- Dennis Johnson
 Added: Aug. 25, 2014

- ann
 Added: Jul. 31, 2014
There are 2 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service