Augusta Frederica <I>Hackstein</I> Pohl

Augusta Frederica Hackstein Pohl

Birth
Germany
Death 19 Mar 1928 (aged 59)
Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Burial Worden, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 10452904 · View Source
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Augusta Harkstein (sic) Pohl

Augusta Harkstein (sic) was born January 3, 1869 at
Neuendorf, Burk-Stettin, Germany and died at her home near
Baldwin, Kansas, March 19, 1928. She received her education
in her native country. When fourteen years old she became a
member of the Lutheran church thru confirmation.

The deceased with her parents moved to America in 1883,
located at Beaver Dam, Wisc. While living there she became
a member of the Methodist Episcopal church.

In 1887 she was united in marriage to Mr. Herman Pohl.
They came immediately to Kansas, locating at Worden. Seven
children were born, two preceding her in death. Those who
remain to mourn her loss are her husband and Henry, Walter,
Ernest the three sons, Mrs. J. B. Nelson and Mrs. Chester
Gibson. All the children live near the parental home.
There are also nine grandchildren, with a large circle of
friends.

Mother Pohl placed her membership with the Worden
Evangelical church soon after her arrival at Worden. Her
faithful, earnest Christian life has been an inspiration to
the church all these years. Always interested in the
welfare of others, even in the two years of her illness, it
was not her suffering that she felt so much, but her
inability to do all she felt she should for the Lord and for
those she loved. Ms. Pohl was a member of the Worden's
missionary society and was greatly interested in its
endeavors.

Services were held from the Worden Evangelical church,
March 21, with Rev. A. Martin officiating.

Taken from the Baldwin Ledger, March, 1928



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  • Created by: Ruth Armstrong Pohl
  • Added: 10 Feb 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10452904
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Augusta Frederica Hackstein Pohl (3 Jan 1869–19 Mar 1928), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10452904, citing Worden Cemetery, Worden, Douglas County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Ruth Armstrong Pohl (contributor 46537569) .