Charles Lemke

Last updated 19 Oct 2021 in Spear–Johnson Family.

Individual

Born: Jun 1853 in , , Preußen, Germany

Supporting evidence for:
name

census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, enumeration district 156, sheet 4A (form/penned) or page 137A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 13 August 2018) > "Minnesota > Otter Tail > Dora > District 0156" image 7; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240779]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 52

Comment: Source includes name (Chas [Charles] Lemke).

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 6, family 4

Comment: Source includes name (Chas Lemke).

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 30, family 32

Comment: Source includes name (Charles Lemke).

death-emma-marks-1913: Certificate of Death for Emma Pauline Marks (1913); Division of Vital Statistics, State of Minnesota, registration number 9984 / 3, registered 9 Jul 1913; photocopy, privately held

Comment: Source includes name (<spelling> Lemke). See research notes for spelling details.

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birth

census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, enumeration district 156, sheet 4A (form/penned) or page 137A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 13 August 2018) > "Minnesota > Otter Tail > Dora > District 0156" image 7; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240779]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 52

Comment: Source includes date (June/1853), age (46), and location (Germany). Using his age and the official census date of 1 June 1900 gives a birth date range from 2 June 1853 to 1 June 1854, which encompasses the given date. Note that the value of 46 appears to be a correction, replacing a value of 47. The presence of numerous such corrections on the page suggest an enumerator error.

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 6, family 4

Comment: Source includes age (31) and location (Russia). Using the official census date of 1 May 1885 gives a birth date range from 2 May 1853 to 1 May 1854.

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 30, family 32

Comment: Source includes age (41) and location (Germany). Using the official census date of 1 Jun 1895 gives a birth date range from 2 Jun 1853 to 1 Jun 1854.

death-emma-marks-1913: Certificate of Death for Emma Pauline Marks (1913); Division of Vital Statistics, State of Minnesota, registration number 9984 / 3, registered 9 Jul 1913; photocopy, privately held

Comment: Source includes location (Germany).

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Family

Spouse/Partner: Augusta ____ (1854 – ?)

Married: Bet 2 Jun 1877 and 1 Jun 1878

Supporting evidence for:
marriage

census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, enumeration district 156, sheet 4A (form/penned) or page 137A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 13 August 2018) > "Minnesota > Otter Tail > Dora > District 0156" image 7; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240779]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12,13, dwelling 52

Comment: Source identifies Gustina Lemke as the wife of Chas Lemke and the number of years married (22) for both. Using the official census date of 1 June 1900 gives a marriage date range from 2 June 1877 to 1 June 1878.

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Child: Mathilda Lemke (1878 – ?)

Child: Herman Lemke (1881 – ?)

Child: Emma Pauline Lemke (1883 – 1913)

Child: Ferdinand Lemke (1886 – ?)

Child: William Lemke (1888 – ?)

Child: Helena Lemke (1892 – ?)

Child: Anna Lemke (1897 – ?)

Miscellaneous Facts

Attributes

Residence: Abt 1867 at , , Minnesota, United States

Residence: Abt 1883 at Dora Township, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States

Residence: 1 May 1885 at Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States

Occupation: (farmer) 1 Jun 1895

Residence: 1 Jun 1895 at Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States

Occupation: (farmer) 1 Jun 1900

Residence: 1 Jun 1900 at Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, United States

Supporting evidence for:
attributes

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 30, family 32

Comment: Source includes date (1 Jun 1895), years in state (28) and location (Minnesota). The year of moving to the state is about 1867.

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 30, family 32

Comment: Source includes date (1 Jun 1895), years in enumeration district (12) and location ((Township of Dora), Minnesota). The year of moving to the district is about 1883. An assumption is being made that the district is within or contains Dora Township; this is likely correct as he was known to be there in 1885, within the period represent by the 12 years.

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 6, family 4

Comment: Source includes date (1 May 1885) and location (Township of Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota).

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 30, family 32

Comment: Source includes date (1 Jun 1895) and occupation (farmer).

census-us-mn-1895-ottertail-dora-1: 1895 Minnesota State Census, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, page 1 (form) or 475 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2007) > "1895 > Otter Tail" image 438; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll V290_81, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Line 30, family 32

Comment: Source includes date (1 Jun 1895) and location (Dora, Otter Tail County, Minnesota).

census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, enumeration district 156, sheet 4A (form/penned) or page 137A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 13 August 2018) > "Minnesota > Otter Tail > Dora > District 0156" image 7; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240779]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 52

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1900) and occupation (farmer).

census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, enumeration district 156, sheet 4A (form/penned) or page 137A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 13 August 2018) > "Minnesota > Otter Tail > Dora > District 0156" image 7; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240779]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 52

Comment: Source includes census date (1 Jun 1900) and location (Town of Dora, County: Otter Tail, State: Minnesota).

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Research Notes (Conflicts/Spelling/Followup)

CONFLICTS

Birth Location: This database uses Germany. In the 1885 census his birth country is identified as Prussia. [census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1]

SPELLING

Given Name: This database use Charles. His daughter's death certificate uses Carl. [death-emma-marks-1913]

FOLLOWUP

Both of Charles' parents were from Germany. [census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a]

Supporting evidence for:
research notes

census-us-mn-1885-ottertail-dora-1: 1885 Minnesota State Census, schedule 1, Otter Tail County, Dora, pages 1–2 (form) or 337-338 (corner); Minnesota, U.S., Territorial and State Censuses, 1849-1905, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed 1 Jun 2009) > "1885 > Otter Tail" image 84; citing “Minnesota State Population Census Schedules, 1865-1905, roll 35, Minnesota Historical Society, 1977”

Additional detail for reference: Page 1, line 6, family 4

death-emma-marks-1913: Certificate of Death for Emma Pauline Marks (1913); Division of Vital Statistics, State of Minnesota, registration number 9984 / 3, registered 9 Jul 1913; photocopy, privately held

census-us-1900-ps-mn-ottertail-156-4a: 1900 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Otter Tail County, Dora Township, enumeration district 156, sheet 4A (form/penned) or page 137A (stamped); 1900 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 13 August 2018) > "Minnesota > Otter Tail > Dora > District 0156" image 7; citing “Twelfth Census of the United States, 1900, NARA microfilm publication T623 (1854 rolls), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 1240779]

Additional detail for reference: Line 12, dwelling 52

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