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William Carl Knackstedt
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1908, Germany
Death: Aug. 22, 1980
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Born as Karl Friedrick "Willy" Knackstedt on January 6, 1908, in Germany, his father, Johann "Gus" Wilhelm August Knackstedt, was 45 and his mother, Emma Margaretha "Behrmann" Knackstedt, was 37.

He immigrated on 24 Nov 1920 to Hamburg to Spain to Azores to, New York, New York; on Manchuria. Landed on Thanksgiving Day. He appeared on the census of 8 Apr 1925 at Hardin Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa; enumerated as living with Pete Timm and Annie (Boege) Timm age 17.
(Annie Timm was a sister-in-law of Willy's sister Hertha Amanda (Knackstedt) Boege)

He married Emma Herzog after 1925 in Colorado.

He died on August 11, 1980, in Long Beach, California, at the age of 72, and was buried in Cypress, California. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Emma Margaretha Berhmann Windhorst (1870 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Emma Herzog Knackstedt (1914 - 1998)*
 
 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
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Cypress)
Cypress
Orange County
California, USA
Plot: Garden of Protection, Lot 6856, Space 3
 
Maintained by: Dennis Johnson
Originally Created by: Chris Mills
Record added: Jul 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94531577
William Carl Knackstedt
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William Carl Knackstedt
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- Dennis Johnson
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