|Birth: ||Oct. 7, 1888|
|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.
Paul Carl Edward Burgdorf (1884 - 1948)*
Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church Cemetery
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Record added: Sep 07, 2011
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