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Chester in Harvest Fields - Cleveland, Kansas

Chester August WaackAge: 74 years19091983

Chester August Waack

C. A. Waack

C. A. Waack
Birth July 15, 1909 25 23
Death of a maternal grandfatherJacob Peter
September 23, 1909 (Age 2 months) Age: 63 years 1 month

Death of a maternal grandmotherAmelia Rabe
December 1, 1910 (Age 16 months)
Birth of a sisterSylvia Pruett
April 25, 1911 (Age 21 months)
Census January 22, 1920 Age: 10 years
Address: 216 W. South Street
Death of a sisterSylvia Pruett
April 21, 1924 (Age 14 years)
Cause: Bright’s disease
Burial of a sisterSylvia Pruett
April 25, 1924 (Age 14 years)
Greenmount Cem., Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois, USA
Note: Block 5, Lot 144 NE, Grave C

Census April 1, 1930 (Age 20 years)
Address: 821 12th Street
Death of a motherEmma Anna Peter
September 12, 1935 (Age 26 years)

Marriage of a parentWilliam Carl Henry WaackNida Louella HowardView this family
June 31, 1940 (Age 30 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Carl Henry Waack
February 16, 1952 (Age 42 years)
Burial of a fatherWilliam Carl Henry Waack
February 19, 1952 (Age 42 years)
farmhand, pattern maker

pastor, evangelist

aircraft assembly, carpenter, cabinet maker

founder of Handicapped Opportunity Workshop, Tulsa, Oklahoma

Death November 9, 1983 (Age 74 years)
Burial November 12, 1983 (3 days after death)
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: October 25, 1905Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois, USA
4 years
Chester in Harvest Fields - Cleveland, KansasChester August Waack
Birth: July 15, 1909 25 23Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois, USA
Death: November 9, 1983Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
21 months
younger sister
Sylvia Pruett
Birth: April 25, 1911 27 25Lewistown, Lewis Co., Missouri, USA
Death: April 21, 1924Quincy, Adams Co., Illinois, USA
Father’s family with Nida Louella Howard - View this family
Marriage: June 31, 1940Bettendorf, Iowa, USA

Census1920 — William Waack’s Household

Waack, William C. Head R M 36 M 1886 Al. -YY Germany/GermanGermany/GermanGermany/German yes illegible
————— Emma A. Wife F 34 M -YY Illinois France/German Germany/German yes illegible
————— Chester A. Son M 10 S YYY Illinois Germany/German Illinois yes
————— Sylvia Dau. F 8 S YYY Missouri yes

Census1930 USA Census - William Carl Henry Waack Household

Waack, William C. H.HeadR-20- -NMW47M25N/YMecklenburg*Mecklenburg*Mecklenburg*German1885NYMolderIron WorksYesN
——— Emma A.WifeFW44M20N/YIllinoisIllinoisMissouriYMinisterChurchYes
——— Chester A.SonMW20S-Y/YIllinoisMecklenburg*IllinoisYN

* form says “Germany—Mecklenburg”