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 Wilhelmina Karoline <I>Plumhoff</I> Bergmann

Wilhelmina Karoline Plumhoff Bergmann

Birth
Germany
Death 18 Jun 1927 (aged 70)
Bremer County, Iowa, USA
Burial Seigel, Bremer County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 40206228 · View Source
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Christina Karoline Plumhoff was born in Broshl, Ninburg, Hanover, Germany on July 15, 1856. She was confirmed on April 10, 1870 in the Lutheran Church by Rev. Bonig. Four years after her confirmation she came with her father and settled in Randolph County, Illinois. They lived there one year and then moved to Douglas Township in Bremer county.
She was united in marriage November 5, 1875 to August Bergmann.
Mr. Bergmann preceded her in death on June 4, 1911, but Mrs. Bergmann continued to live on the farm, with her son, Adolph.
Mrs. Bergmann was the devoted mother of four sons and four daughters. Two of her daughters preceded her in death one in infancy and the other at the age of 30.
Mrs. Bergmann leaves to mourn her loss four sons, Louis, August, Adolph, and Edward and two daughters, Mrs. Lena Hartmann and Mrs. Matilda Bierman besides a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held from the home Tuesday afternoon and continued in the Douglas Lutheran church, Rev. Gerlock officiating.
Interment was made in the church cemetery.
[Sumner Gazette 30 June 1927]

Census 1900 Douglas Township, Bremer, Iowa
Age: 44
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Years Married: 24
Birth Date: Jul 1856
Marriage Year (Estimated): 1876
Immigration Year: 1872
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Mother of how many children: 8
Number of Living Children: 7
August Bergmann Head M 44 Germany
Minna Bergmann Wife F 44 Germany
Louis F Bergmann Son M 25 Iowa
Emma Bergmann Daughter F 22 Iowa
August Bergmann Jr. Son M 17 Iowa
Edwaard Bergmann Son M 15 Iowa
Lina Bergmann Daughter F 12 Iowa
Mathilde Bergmann Daughter F 9 Iowa
Adolph Bergmann Son M 5 Iowa


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  • Created by: Louis
  • Added: 2 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40206228
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Wilhelmina Karoline Plumhoff Bergmann (15 Jul 1856–18 Jun 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 40206228, citing Saint Paul Lutheran Cemetery, Seigel, Bremer County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Louis (contributor 47156311) .