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Edward W. Dumroese

Edward W. Dumroese

Male 1858 - 1934

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  • Name  Edward W. Dumroese 
    Born  6 Sep 1858  Püsitz, Pommern (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender  Male 
    Emigration  8 Apr 1885  Rosinenhof, Pommern (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location  [6, 7
    Immigration  22 Apr 1885  New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 6, 8, 9
    Naturalization  9 Oct 1890  Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 10
    • Edward registered to vote on 18 October 1892; this record included his data of naturalization.
    Census  20 Apr 1910  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • The family lived at 2832 West 23rd Street. All spoke English. Edward W., head, age 51 born in Germany, first marriage, married 22 years, mothered 7 children, 7 children surviving, parents born in Germany, immigrated 1885, naturalized, carpenter at "electric works", can read and write. Louise A., wife, age 42 born in Germany, first marriage, married 22 years, immigrated 1887, cannot read or write. Selma, daughter, age 18 born in Illinois, single, parents born in Germany, machine operator at "paper box factory", can read and write. Ernest, son, age 16 born in Illinois, single, parents born in Germany, filer at "electric works", can read and write. William, son, age 14 born in Illinois, single, parents born in Germany, helper at "piano factory", can read and write. Otto H., son, age 12 born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, in school. Edward C., son, age 8 born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, in school. Alfred C., son, age 3.
    Retired  Aug 1928  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Edward worked as a storekeeper for Western Electric for 23 years.
    Residence  1930  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    with his son William and daughter-in-law Elsie 
    Address:
    22nd Place 
    _UID  B9066CED9855744E855D961E24778B830643 
    Died  8 May 1934  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Edward had an enlarged prostrate, inflamed kidneys, and uremic poisoning. At the time of his death, he was residing at 2629 West 22nd Place, Chicago. His son, Alfred, was the informant for the death certificate.
    Buried  11 May 1934  Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Edward and Louise are buried in Section 12, Plot 206.
    Person ID  I30  Page-Dumroese
    Last Modified  9 Feb 2012 

    Father  Ludwig Dumroese,   b. 20 Sep 1828, Lauenburg, Pommern (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1910, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Henriette Christoffer,   b. 16 Nov 1833, Lauenburg, Pommern (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1911, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  Abt 1856  Pommern (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F13  Group Sheet

    Family  Louise A. Krause,   b. 16 Jan 1868, Wittenberg, Prussia (Germany) Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1926, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  8 Sep 1888  German Evangelical St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 13, 14
    • The application for the marriage of Edward Dumroese, age 29, to Louise Krause, age 21 was completed 24 Aug 1888. The bottom portion indicates that the couple was married 8 Sep 1888 at the German Evangelical St. Matthew's Lutheran Church.
    Notes 
    • Edward's death certificate indicates he was born in Püsitz, a small village (121 inhabitants in 1905) 2.4 km northeast of Bresin (now Brzezno) and 12.8 km (8 miles) northeast of Lauenburg (Lebork). This is now in the Gdanskie province of Poland.
    Children 
     1. Meta Dumroese,   b. 11 Jul 1889,   d. 27 Nov 1975, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Selma Augusta Mathilda Dumroese,   b. 24 Jun 1891, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1958, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Ernest Julius Karl Dumroese,   b. 21 Aug 1893, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1972, Vista, San Diego County, California Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Wilhelm August Hermann Dumroese,   b. 17 Aug 1895, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1963, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Otto Heinrich Carl Dumroese,   b. 27 Dec 1897, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 1958, Brookfield, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Edward C. Dumroese,   b. 27 Jun 1901, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Feb 1935, New Prentice, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Alfred Karl Heinrich Dumroese,   b. 23 Jan 1907, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1950, Wheat Ridge, Jefferson County, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F12  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Sep 1858 - Püsitz, Pommern (Germany) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEmigration - 8 Apr 1885 - Rosinenhof, Pommern (Germany) Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 22 Apr 1885 - New York, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 8 Sep 1888 - German Evangelical St. Matthew's Lutheran Church, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsNaturalization - 9 Oct 1890 - Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 20 Apr 1910 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRetired - Aug 1928 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - with his son William and daughter-in-law Elsie - 1930 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 May 1934 - Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 11 May 1934 - Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos

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    Dumroese, Edward W. (1858-1934)
    Dumroese, Edward W. (1858-1934)
    Edward W. Dumroese. Back of photo shows his address (2629 West 22nd Place, Chicago) and his employer (W.E. Co. Dept 5773, Hawthorne). W.E. is Western Electric.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Western Electric Company's Hawthorne Plant
    Western Electric Company's Hawthorne Plant
    Western Electric Company's Hawthorne Plant in Cicero, Illinois
    Western Electric Company's Hawthorne Plant
    Western Electric Company's Hawthorne Plant
    Aerial view of Western Electric Company's Hawthorne Plant in Cicero, Illinois. Circa 1925. URL: http://www.library.hbs.edu/hc/hawthorne/01.html#one (accessed 26 Dec 2010).

    Documents
    Dumroese, Edward and Krause, Louise -- 1888 Marriage Certificate
    Dumroese, Edward and Krause, Louise -- 1888 Marriage Certificate
    Dumroese, Edward and Krause, Louise -- 1888 Cook County, Illinois marriage certificate. The application for the marriage of Edward Dumroese, age 29, to Louise Krause, age 21 was completed 24 Aug 1888. The bottom portion indicates that the couple was married 8 Sep 1888 at the German Evangelical St. Matthew's Lutheran Church.

  • Sources 
    1. [S263] 1930 US Census, Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll 450; Page: 22B; Lines 97-100; Enumeration District: 787; Image: 869.0 (accessed 8 Aug 2010). Search = "Edward Dunroese".

    2. [S320] 1900 US Census, Chicago Ward 10, Cook, Illinois; Roll T623_256; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 288 (accessed 9 November 2009). Search = "Adolph Domovez". Sheet 2A lines 44 through 50 and sheet 2B line 51.

    3. [S307] 1910 US Census, Chicago Ward 12, Cook, Illinois; Roll T624_254; Page: 8A; Lines 38-45; Enumeration District: 608; Image: 214 (accessed 14 Sep 2010). Search = "Edward W. Dumroese".

    4. [S308] 1920 US Census, Chicago Ward 12, Cook (Chicago), Illinois; Roll T625_321; Page: 5B; Lines 69-74; Enumeration District: 713; Image: 452. Search = "Edward Dumroese".

    5. [S423] Illinois: Cook County Death Certs, Dumroese, Edward. b 6 Sep 1858, Pusitz, Germany; d 8 May 1934, Chicago; aged: 75 y 8 m 2d. Buried: 11 May 1934, Concordia, Forest Park. Widowed, spouse: Louise. Residence: 2629 West 22 Place, Chicago. Worked 23 years as storekeeper for Western Electric; retired Aug 1928. Father: Ludwig Dumroese, b Lauenburg, Germany. Mother: Heniretta Christoffer, b Lauenburg, Germany. Cause of death: enlarged prostate, inflamed kidneys, uremic poisoning. Informant: Alfred Dumroese, 2130 West 21st Street, Chicago. Certificate: 13354.

    6. [S332] New York Passtenger Lists, 1820-1957 (Ancestry), Year: 1885; Arrival: New York; Microfilm Serial: M237; Microfilm Roll: M237_485; Line: 25-27 and 1-3; List Number: 448; accessed 19 Apr 2007. Search = "Ludwig Domrose".

    7. [S339] Germany: Hamburg Passenger Lists, 1850-1934 (Ancestry), Staatsarchive Hamburg, 373-7 I, VIII A 1 Band 054 B, Seite 279 (Mikrofilm Nr. K_1733.

    8. [S305] Death Certificate, Edward Dumroese, Cook County, Illinois. No. 6013354..

    9. [S381] Ships List, SS Suevia (accessed 20 September 2008). Description cites the "North Atlantic Seaway by NRP Bonsor, Vol.1, p. 391". I have not seen the Bonsor original..

    10. [S119] Illinois: Chicago Voter Registration, 1892 (Ancestry).

    11. [S307] 1910 US Census, 1910; Census Place: Chicago Ward 12, Cook, Illinois; Roll: T624_254; Page: 8A; Lines: 38-45; Enumeration District: 0608; Image: 214; FHL Number: 1374267. Ancestry.com search = Edward Dumroese.

    12. [S263] 1930 US Census, Chicago, Cook, Illinois; Roll 450; Page: 22B; Lines 97-100; Enumeration District: 787; Image: 869.0 (accessed 8 Aug 2010).

    13. [S357] Illinois: Cook County Marriages, 1871-1920 (Family Search), (accessed 23 Jan 2011). Edward Dumroese, b. 1859, age 29. Louise Krause, b. 1867, age 21. Married 8 Sep 1888, Chicago. St. Matthew Lutheran Church. Film Number: 1030175; Digital Film Number: 4271100; Image Number: 644; Reference Number: #130359..

    14. [S423] Illinois: Cook County Death Certs, Dumroese, Louise. b 16 Jan 1868 in Wittenberg, Germany; d 21 Apr 1926, age 58 y 3 m 5 d in Chicago. Buried: 24 Apr 1926 in Concordia. Father: Ludwig Krause b Wittenberg, Germany. Mother: Louise Graumtiz, b Wittenberg, Germany. Spouse and informant: Edward Dumroese. Residence: 2629 W. 22 Place, Chicago. Cause of death: heart failure. Certificate: 12758.