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Carl Steinke




















Shawano County Journal

Apr 21 1898


Mr. Carl Steinke, an old resident of the town of Belle Plaine, died on Sunday last at an advanced age. The deceased was a veteran of the late wart and leaves a wife and ten children, among whom is Mrs. J. A. Melendy, of this city, a daughter. Funeral services were held yesterday afternoon.



Enlisted as Pvt. 44 Wis. Inf. Co. F on 4 Oct. 1864 at Belle Plaine, Shawano Co.

Mustered out as Pvt. 44 Wis. Inf. Co F. 9 Aug. 1865

Time served 10m 5 d

Born 17 Aug 1826 at Ochdorf, Prussia

Died 17 Apr 1898 at Belle Plaine, Shawano Co. WI

Buried at Friendship Cemetery, Belle Plaine Twp, Shawano Co.

Wife Wilhelmine Auguste

Children; Charles, Louise, Franklin, Robert, Otto, Annie, Allie, Alex, Albert and Herman.