Milwaukee'r Arbeiter-Zeitung

Milwaukee'r Arbeiter-Zeitung

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Where is Hilarius Schlömmer buried?

There are some subtleties to interpreting church records and even German newspaper clippings that become more obvious the more you use these resources: In this thread posted on genealogy message boards, the question is: where is Hilarius Schlömmer  / Schloemmer buried (d. Aug. 1884)?

Over 4200 messages posted with Milwaukee area research information ...

I've posted over 3500 4000 4200 messages with research information on genealogy message boards.
A recent response compares a very simple English language death notice in the Milwaukee Journal for Julius Lasche with clippings found in Milwaukee's German language papers of 1915.: multiple death notices, 2 obits., 1 with photo, and the followup "thank you" (Danksagung).