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Helping someone from Germany with Milwaukee roots for Hoffmann

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Re: Ida Schram Hoffmann in Milwaukee's German newspapers

Posted: 15 Nov 2012 6:16AM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 15 Nov 2012 6:24AM GMT
Surnames: Hoffman Hoffmann Schram Schramm Steffen
"... Looking for death date for Edmund Hoffmann who married Ida Schramm in Milwaukee in 1887 and had family there. last record for Edmund is 1930 census. Ida died between 1920 and 1930. Looking for death dates and obits ..."

The family placed death notices in the local German papers for Ida Schram Hoffmann in July 1920. There are over 850 occurrences of Hoffman / Hoffmann indexed in "Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items" (1844-1950). Also about 200 Schram / Schramm and over 200 Steffen entries.

Indexing Milwaukee's German newspapers continuously since 2007 ...
Gary Rebholz, compiler/editor
Milwaukee Wis.
SubjectAuthorDate Posted
Barbara Barde... 14 Jan 2012 10:29AM GMT 
GaryRRebholz 15 Nov 2012 1:16PM GMT 
ELLinSpain 16 Nov 2012 10:20AM GMT 
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