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Max A. Lange

Max A. Lange[1]

Male 1890 - 1945  (~ 54 years)

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  • Name Max A. Lange 
    Born May 1890  Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1900  Cleveland Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1900 U. S. Federal Census 
    Census 1905  Cleveland Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    1905 Wisconsin State Census 
    Age: Abt. 15 
    Census 1910  Cleveland Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1910 U. S. Federal Census 
    Newspaper Report 24 May 1915  August Dehnke Home, Lincoln, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Report of the Celebration of the Wedding of Max A. Lange and Linda M. Dehnke. 
    Personal Description 1917  World War I, Draft Registration Card, Otter Creek, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1920  Otter Creek, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1920 U. S. Federal Census 
    Census 1930  Otter Creek, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    1930 U. S. Federal Census 
    Census 1940  Otter Creek Township, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    1940 U. S. Federal Census 
    Age: Abt. 52 
    World War II Draft Registration Card 1942  Jackson County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Age: 52 
    Died 1945  Of Eau Claire, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Buried St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery, Foster, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Notes 
    •        In the 1900 U. S. Federal Census, Max A. Lange is a 10 year old, white, single male. He was born in Wisconsin of parents who were both born in Germany - Posen, Prussia. Max was born in March of 1890. He is at school and has been for the previous six months (Census taken in June). He speaks, reads, and writes English. He lives with his parents, Herman and Anna, and eight siblings (Clara, Kuno, Robert, Hattie, Selma, Annie, Minnie, Ruth) in Cleveland Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin. [HFL 07.]
             In the 1905 Wisconsin State Census, Max Lange is a 15 year old, white, single male. He was born in Wisconsin of parents who were both born in Germany. He works on his father's farm as a farm laborer during the 12 months of the year. Max lives with his parents, Herman and Anna, and six siblings: Clara, Selma, Anna, Wilhelmine or Minnie, Ruth, and Lydia. The family lives in Cleveland Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin. [HFL 14.]
             In the 1910 U.S. Federal Census, Max A. Lange is 20 years old, male, white, single, and born in Wisconsin of parents that were both born in Germany. He is living with his father who is widowed at the time. He speaks, reads, and writes English and is a laborer on the home farm. Max lives with his father, Herman and two siblings (Ledia, Hattie) in Cleveland Township, Jackson County, Wisconsin. [HFL 05.]
             On the 1917 Selective Service System Draft Registration Card, Max A. Lange indicated the following: Name: Max A. Lang; age, 27, address, Otter Creek RD A, Strum, Wisconsin; birth, March 19, 1890; he is a natural born citizen, born in Fairchild, Wisconsin; occupation, farming; employed, by myself; where employed, Otter Creek; dependents, wife; married, yes; race, Caucasian; exemption from the draft, no. Medium height, medium build, blue eyes, not disabled.
             In the 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Max A. Lange is a 29 year old, white, married male. He owns his own farm through mortgage. He reads, writes, and speaks English. He was born in Wisconsin of parents who were both born in Prussia and speak German. Max' occupation is that of a farmer working in general farming. He lives with his wife Linda M. Dehnke in Otter Creek township, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. [MAL 01.]
             In the 1930 U. S. Federal Census, Max A. Lange is a 40 year old, white, married male. He is married to Linda M. Dehnke. He was first married when he was 25 years old. He lives in Otter Creek Township, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, with his wife and two children (Valeria A., Myron M.). Max was born in Wisconsin of parents who both were born in Germany (Prussia). He speaks, reads, and writes English. He is a farmer working in the area of general farming. He was working at the time of the census; he was not a veteran of any military action of the United States. MAL 03.]
             In the 1940 U. S. Federal Census, Max A. Lange is a 52 year old, white, married male. He was born in Wisconsin. He has not attended school or college any time since March 1, 1940. The highest grade in school completed is that of the 3rd grade. Max lived in the same place, Otter Creek Township, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin in 1935 that he lives in currently; it is on a farm. Max owns the house that is valued at $1,200. The number of hours worked the week prior to the census was 60. The number of weeks work in 1939 was 52 for no income. He found income from other sources. Max lives with his wife, Linda and two children, Valeria and Myron. The family lives in Otter Creek Township, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin. [MAL 04.]
             The 1942 WWII Draft Registration Card is fairly straight forward. The information given is thus:
      Name: Max August Lange
      Residence: R-2, Otter Creek, Eau Claire, Wis.
      Mailing Address: R-2, Augusta, Wis.
      Telephone: No
      Age: 52
      Place of Birth: Jackson
      Date of Birth: March 19, 1890
      State: Wisconsin
      Name and Address of Person Whop Will Always Know Your Address: Linda Lange, R-2 Augusta, Wis
      Employer's Name and Address: Self
      Place of Employment or Business: Farm; Otter Creek, Eau Claire, Wis
      Then the form was signed: Max A. Lange. [MAL 05.]
    Person ID I7153  Lythgoe-Donaldson
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2019 

    Father Hermann Ferdinand Lange,   b. 13 Dec 1859, Hoffmansdorf, Weißenhöhe, Kreis Wirsitz, Posen, West Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jul 1924, Fairchild, Eau Claire, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Anna Elizabeth Boelter,   b. 5 Oct 1857, Grabowo, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1908, Cleveland Township, Jackson, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1883  Grubtown, Eau Claire, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F74  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Linda M. Dehnke,   b. 17 Oct 1891, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1952, Augusta, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 24 May 1915  [14
    Last Modified 12 May 2019 
    Family ID F7221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - May 1890 - Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1945 - Of Eau Claire, Wisconsin Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Lange, Max A.
    Lange, Max A.

  • Sources 
    1. [S680] Herman Lange, "Information on Herman Lange Family to Dale L. Lange, February 07, 2003. [HFL 02.].

    2. [S681] Herman Lange, "Information on Herman Lange Family to Dale L. Lange, February 07, 2003. [HFL 02.] See also picture of gravestone.

    3. [S684] Hermann Lange household, 1900 U. S. Census, Jackson County, Wisconsin, Cleveland township, ED 45, SD 297, sheet 48, dwelling 72, family 72; National Archives micropublication T623, roll 1792. [HFL 07.].

    4. [S9081] Herman Lange household, 1905 Wisconsin State Census, Jackson County, Cleveland Township, sheet 3, family no. 47, line 17: microcopy CSUSAWI1905, roll 13. [HFL 14.].

    5. [S685] Herman F. Lange household, 1910 U.S. census, Jackson County, Cleveland Township, EN 76, SD 6, sheet 2, dwelling 37, family 37; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 1713, page 175. [HFL 05.].

    6. [S9101] Screenshot, 01 Jan 2018 of an article found on Ancestry.com from an undated article in the Eau Claire Leader, Eau Claire, WI. {DLL].

    7. [S688] Max A. Lange, 1917-1918 World War I Selective Service Draft Registration Card, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, Otter Creek Township, National Archives micropublication M1509, roll 1674599. [MAL 0c.].

    8. [S686] Max A. Lange household, 1920 U. S. Census, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, Otter Creek Township, ED 140, SD 9, sheet 6A; National Archives micropublication T625, roll 1984, image 541. [MAL 01.].

    9. [S687] Max A. Lange household, 1930 U. S. Census, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, Otter Creek Township, ED 25, SD 4, sheet 4A; National Archives micropublication T626, roll 2572, image 209. [MAL 02.].

    10. [S9095] Max A. Lange household, 1940 U. S. Federal Census, Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, Otter Creek Toiwnship, ED 18026, SD 9, Sheet 4A, No. of Household in order of visitation 64; National Archives micropublication T627, roll 4478. [MAL 04.] .

    11. [S9096] Max August Lange. (2010). Ancestry.com. World War II Draft Registrations Cards, 1942 [database online]. Lehi, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [MAL 05.] .

    12. [S682] Herman Lange, "Information on Herman Lange Family to Dale L. Lange, February 07, 2003. [HFL 02.].

    13. [S683] Herman Lange, "Information on Herman Lange Family to Dale L. Lange, February 07, 2003. [HFL 02.].

    14. [S7459] Herman Lange, "Information on Herman Lange Family to Dale L. Lange, February 07, 2003. [HFL 02.].