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THOLE

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Posted: 962020800000
Classification: Query
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Surnames: THOLE
My grandfather Henry Clarence Thole b. 12 Aug 1896 in St. Louis MO, married Emilie Catherine Schmidt on 27 Apr 1921.

My great grandfather Henry Thole married Louisa Nickles on 9 Nov 1893. It has been difficult finding information on either one. I do know that he was a blacksmith, listed in Gould's Directory 1894-1895, located at 2208 Gravois Ave., St. Louis Mo. In the 1900 census, Louisa is listed as head of household, 2 children, William and Clarence Henry.

For yrs. my grandfather had said his dad died in a train wreck when he was 3 yrs. old. After much searching we recently found an article in the St. Louis Daily Globe Democrat, 26 Oct. 1896. He was one of eight killed. My grandfather was only 3 months old.

We believe my gg grandfather Herrmann Henry Thole married Anna Gesina, both from Hanover, Germany. Known children:

Theresa Thole abt 1857 married Henry Rakel.

Bertha Thole b. Jan 1865, died 6 April 1916. Married Bernard Bahlmann 10 Jun 1884. 4 children known. 3 died of typhoid.

Henry Thole.

Benjamin Thole b abt. 1870 died 12 Nov. 1901.

John Dietrich Thole.

Joseph M. Thole.

We believe that Hermann Henry Thole had a brother named Berhard/Bernhard?

I have copies of the 1894 & 1895 St. Louis Gould's Directory listings for Thole's. 1894 lists 8 Thole's, 1895 lists 10 Thole's.

Make me the fourth person searching for a Thole! If any of this sounds familiar please let me know.

Kathleen

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