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Friedrich A. Schlottman

Posted: 1154008901000
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The database of the 1930 census has in Brookings Co., SD, SCHLOTTMAN (with approximate year of birth):

Louis E., 1877
Florence, 1883
Marie, 1903
Ruby, 1909
Luella, 1913
Mildred, 1918
Victor, 1922
Eldridge, 1925.

Louis is on the Social Security Death Index (3 July 1876 - Sep. 1968), SSN issued CA, last residences DeSoto & Victory, Vernon Co., WI. That looks as if he returned to his birth place.

FamilySearch, 1880, Wheatland, Vernon, WI:

SCHLOTTMANN, Fred, 37, farmer, b. Prussia, father born Macklenburg {sic, Mecklenburg}.
Wife Eva, 39, she & parents b. Prussia.
Children b. Wisconsin (spelled as listed):
Fred, 11
Nic, 9
Chrls, 6
Louis, 3
George, 1
Mother Lina, 72, Prussia.

Mecklenburg comes from Mikilenburg, which means big castle. Boundaries were always changing, but here is one listing of the boundaries: Lower Saxony and Holstein on the west, the Elbe River on the southwest, Recknitz & Trebil Rivers on the east, and the Baltic Sea on the north.

Vernon Co., WI, Tombstone Inscriptions, Walnut Mound, Sterling Twp.
SCHLOTTMAN, Louis (1876 - 1968)
wf. Florence E. [COLE] (1883 - 1969)
dau. Bonnie (27 Feb. 1915 - Mar. 1915)

SCHLOTTMANN, John J., d. 9 Jan. 1873, aged 79-5-14
(others)

History of Vernon Co., WI, 1884: Wheatland Twp., Ancient Order of United Workmen, DeSoto, was organized 10 Je. 1878. Charter members...Fred A. SCHLOTTMAN...

Does this match your information about the family? Please post additions and corrections.

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