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Josephine Margaret Hilke Amelung
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1896
Krakow
Franklin County
Missouri, USA
Death: Nov. 17, 1918
Washington
Franklin County
Missouri, USA

Daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hilke.
Wife of Otto Amelung.
married on September 4,1918 by Rev. George Fugel at Krakow, Franklin Co., Mo.
(source- http://www.vienici.com/mofran/vL/p351375.html)

2 months later:
Medical Information: There was a nationwide influenza epidemic at this time.

Notes for Josephine Margereth Hilke:
Source: Franklin County Observer Newspaper,
November 22, 1918.
Mrs. Otto Amelung died Sunday morning at her home on Fremont Street following an illness with influenza and pneumonia. She was 21 years, 11 months and 15 days of age.

Mrs. Amelung, nee Josephine Margaret Hilke, was born at Krakow, December 21, 1896, and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hilke. She was married to Otto Amelung on Sept 4, 1918. The deceased is survived by her husband, mother, and three sisters, Mrs. Hy. Voss, of Krakow, Mrs. Hy. Brinker of Washington, and Mrs. Martin Beuke of Washington. Her father died in May 1918.

Funeral services took place Wednesday morning at St. Francis Borgia Church, thence to the church cemetery.

More About Josephine Margereth Hilke:
Baptism: December 04, 1896,
St. Gertrude Church, Krakow, Missouri
Burial: November 20, 1918, St. Francis Borgia Cemetery, Washington, Franklin County, Missouri. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Ernst Hilke (1861 - 1918)
  Mary Elizabeth Schonhoff Hilke (1862 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Adolph Henry Otto Amelung (1895 - 1973)*
 
 Siblings:
  Anna B Hilke Voss (1884 - 1964)*
  Mary Elizabeth Hilke Brinker (1887 - 1944)*
  Josephine Margaret Hilke Amelung (1896 - 1918)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 2013 - appears stone has been secured and base repaired from when seen in earlier years.
 
Burial:
Saint Francis Borgia Cemetery
Washington
Franklin County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Debra H.
Originally Created by: Aisha
Record added: Jan 07, 2010
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Josephine Margaret <i>Hilke</i> Amelung
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Josephine Margaret <i>Hilke</i> Amelung
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Josephine Margaret <i>Hilke</i> Amelung
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May you be in the presence of the Lord, peace be with you, and know you are not forgotten.
- Debra H.
 Added: Jan. 26, 2011
 
 
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