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Hermance Alwine Rottmann Burgdorf
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Birth: Oct. 7, 1888
Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Death: May 20, 1960, USA

At the age of 20, in 1908, Hermance Rottmann left Herford, in Nordrhein-Westphalen, near Detmold, and worked her way to America as a steward on the ship Kaiser Wilhelm der Grosse.

In New York, she met fellow emigre Rev. Paul C. E. Burgdorf. On 1 Oct 1912, they married in Baltimore, just as he was taking up his new duties as pastor of Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church.

The Burgdorfs had two daughters: Esther (Burgdorf) Harrison and Beatrice (Burgdorf) McCann. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Paul Carl Edward Burgdorf (1884 - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
Baltimore
Baltimore City
Maryland, USA
 
Created by: waldonia
Record added: Sep 07, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76148855
Hermance Alwine <i>Rottmann</i> Burgdorf
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Hermance Alwine <i>Rottmann</i> Burgdorf
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Hermance Alwine <i>Rottmann</i> Burgdorf
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