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Eulogius SCHMOLKE

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Re: Eulogius SCHMOLKE

Posted: 1329870233000
Classification: Query
Surnames: Schmolke
Hi, Karen,
Tom's message about Eologius being sent to MN to look for land in 1918 was picked up by a Hesch family blog. I thought I'd better add my two cents.
My mother remembered Eologius stopping in Minnesota on his way back from World War I. He was in the army through the war so I don't think he was sent to MN to look for land about 1918. His Schmolke family (Fred and Elizabeth and their younger children) moved to MN in 1919 though, at the urging of Fred's brother John who owned lots of land in MN. When he came back from the war the family was already in MN. My mother remembered him in his uniform. He went back to Alberta and no one saw him after that. Rose and Mary did go to Alberta to look for him. Apparently he had moved on to BC and changed his name to Eugene. He drowned. I have his estate papers and his military record.
Nancy Pundsack
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leroylamotte_... 1197229968000 
Diane Janowsk... 1310597611000 
Peter Janus 1445505556000 
Sandra Schmolke 1001760925000 
leroylamotte_... 1197233786000 
ktsmude 1244321965000 
NPundsack 1329870233000 
Sarah Schmolk... 1415896095000 
NancyPundsack 1420309802000 
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