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 August Friedrich Wilhelm Lemke

August Friedrich Wilhelm Lemke

Birth
Germany
Death 1 Nov 1913 (aged 93)
West Allis, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 129627028 · View Source
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Occupation: August was a teacher at Freistadt for a time,and later taught at Trinity at 9th and Highland in Milwaukee. He wrote the tune to Hymn # 73,TLH,which was for many years the most popular hymn in the hymnbook, "Lift Up Your Heads Ye Mighty Gates". (noted in " Freistadt and the Lutheran Immigration ")



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  • Created by: Frank Germanson
  • Added: 11 May 2014
  • Find A Grave Memorial 129627028
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for August Friedrich Wilhelm Lemke (21 Mar 1820–1 Nov 1913), Find A Grave Memorial no. 129627028, citing Lincoln Memorial Cemetery, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Frank Germanson (contributor 47547407) .