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 Elsie Emma <I>Knackstedt</I> Wiese

Elsie Emma Knackstedt Wiese

Death 19 Oct 1961 (aged 67)
Atlantic, Cass County, Iowa, USA
Burial Avoca, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 42532471 · View Source
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Born as Elsie Emma Knackstedt
Born-August 25, 1894 - Holstein, Germany
Married-Nov 24, 1915 at Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa
Death-October 19, 1961 - Atlantic, Cass, Iowa

Married Jacob Hansan Wiese, son of Hans J. Hansan and Sophia L. Bein, 24 Nov 1915 at Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, IA; by Walter C. Joseph JP; died 19 Oct 1961 at Atlantic, Cass, IA, at age 67; buried 22 Oct 1961 at Graceland Cemetery, Avoca, Pottawattamie, IA; Bearers-nephews: Andrew Anderson, Carl Lange, Ernest Wiese, Emil Lange, Arthur Burgin, Arnold Ahders funeral held at funeral home in Atlantic, Cass,IA.

She immigrated on 9 Nov 1911 on SS President Grant, from Greventrope, Germany; listed as Knachstedt(sp) age 17, servant, leaving from Cuxhaven 28 Oct 1911, arrived New York, Ellis Island. Passage paid by brother August Knackstedt going to his home in Hancock Iowa, fair complexion, fair hair and grey eyes 5'5" booked in steerage, had $50. She was employed as housekeeper for several people including Nicolai between Dec 1912 and 1915 at Hancock, Pottawattamie, Iowa, USA.

Raised her Sister: Minna (Minnie) Knackstedt Minna Knackstedt B-12 Dec 1910 Teutalla, Germany immigrated age 9 Hamburg to Spain to Azores to New York 1920 Died 12 Dec 1992 - Laquey Mo.


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  • Created by: Patti Filley
  • Added: 29 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 42532471
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elsie Emma Knackstedt Wiese (25 Aug 1894–19 Oct 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 42532471, citing Graceland Cemetery, Avoca, Pottawattamie County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Patti Filley (contributor 46992416) .