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August Boettger

Male 1869 - 1938  (69 years)


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  • Name August Boettger 
    Born 12 Aug 1869  , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Emigrated 19 Oct 1880  [1
    Port of Departure: Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany Ship Name: Allemannia Captain: Zwanck Destination: New York, USA Last Residence: Todesfelde, Holstein (Schleswig-Holstein) departing 
    • Traveling together were FRITZ BOTTGER born abt 1836; MARGR BOTTGER born abt 1834; RIEKE BOTTGER born abt 1863; ELISE BOTTGER born abt 1865; AUGUST BOTTGER born abt 1871; HEINR BOTTGER born abt 1871
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    Immigrated 3 Nov 1880  New York City, New York, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Arriving from the port of Hamburg, Germany on the ship Allemannia 
    • Enumerated were FRITZ BOTTGER 44 Male Carpenter; MARGT BOTTGER 46 Female wife; REKE BOTTGER 17 Female; ELISE BOTTGER 15 Female; AUG BOTTGER 9 Male; HEINR BOTTGER 9 male
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    Census 1 May 1885  Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1885 Minnesota State 
    • in the Boetger Boetger household. Enumerated were Boetger age 50 male born in Prussia to foreign born parents; MARGARETHA age 55 female born in Prussia to foreign born parents; HENRY age 18 male born in Prussia to foreign born parents; AUGUSTUS age 16 male born in Prussia to foreign born parents
    Census 11 Jun 1895  North Mankato, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1895 Minnesota State 
    • in the Fred Bottger household. Enumerated were FRED 51 male white born in Germany; in MN 14yr 7mo in ED 8yr; Laborer; MARGRET 64 female whiter born in Germany; AUGUST _4 male white born in Germany; in MN 14yr 7mo: in ED 8 yrs; Butcher
    Census 2 Jun 1900  Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1900 US Federal 
    • in the August Betker household. Enumerated were AUGUST head w m Dec 1869 30 married 2 yrs Ger-Ger-Ger Immigrated 1882 18 Alien Butcher; MATILDA wife w f Mar 1867 33 m mother of 1/0 still living Ger-Ger-Ger 1886 14 yrs in US
    Census 16 Apr 1910  North Mankato, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1910 US Federal 
    • in the August Betcher household. Enumerated were AUGUST head male white 40 married (once) 11 yrs Ger-Ger-Ger 1880 Alien; Butcher in Meat Market; MATILDA wife female white 43 married (once) 11 yrs Ger-Ger-Ger 1896 Alien; HAROLD son male white 9 single MN-Ger-Ger; FRED father male white 73 widow Ger-Ger-Ger 1880 Naturalized Farmer Own Farm
    Census 6 Feb 1920  North Mankato, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1920 US Federal 
    • in the August Boettger household. Enumerated were AUGUST head male white 50 married immigrated in 1880 naturalized in 1888 Hostein-Holstein-Holstein Butcher in Butcher shop; MATHIDA wife female white 52 married immigrated 1886 naturalized Posen-Posen-Posen; HAROLD son male white 18 single Mn-Holstein-Posen Clerk in Grocery Store
    Obituary 11 Oct 1938  Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mankato Free Press 
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      «b»August Boettger Here 55 Years Called Today«/b»

      August Boettger, 69, who had resided in Mankato for the past 55 years, died this morning at his home, 717 Nicollet avenue. Funeral services will be held Thursday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock at the Landkamer Funeral home, and at 2 o'clock at the Immanuel Lutheran church, with the Rev. A. Ackermann officiating. Burial will be at Pilgrim's Rest cemetery.
      Boettger for many years was a volunteer in the North Mankato fire department and in more recent years has been an honorary member of the department. Born in Germany, he came to Mankato more than 55 years ago. He was married on June 7, 1898 to Mathilda Warneke who preceded him in death.
      One son, Harold Boettger survives.
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    Died 11 Oct 1938  North Mankato, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
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    Buried 13 Oct 1938  Pilgrims Rest Cemetery, Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Boettger, August and Mathilda (Warnke) Gravestone
    Boettger, August and Mathilda (Warnke) Gravestone
    Person ID I6183  Brendas Branches
    Last Modified 26 Dec 2013 

    Father Frederick Boettger,   b. 29 Jan 1836, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 May 1916, North Mankato, Nicollet, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Katharina Margaretha Rolf,   b. 6 Dec 1831, , Segeberg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Sep 1899, Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Family ID F1007  Group Sheet

    Family Mathilda Warnke,   b. 20 Mar 1867, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1937, Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 7 Jun 1898  , Blue Earth, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Unknown Boettger,   d. Bef Jun 1900
    +2. Harold August Boettger,   b. 8 Apr 1901, , , Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1989, , Chippewa, Minnesota, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 11 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F2093  Group Sheet