Harry Rettke was born 29 October 1868 in Szczecin, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland (Stettin, Germany) and died 23 December 1944 in Harlowton, Wheatland County, Montana, United States of unspecified causes. He married Augusta Hess (c1866-) circa 3 January 1892 in Macon County, Illinois.


Offspring of Harry Rettke and Augusta Hess (c1866-)  ¢
Name Birth Death Joined with
Lena Rettke (c1893-)
John Adolph Rettke (c1895-1974) 1895 Macon County, Illinois, United States 28 December 1974 Harlowton, Wheatland County, Montana, United States Hazel Irene Gilbert (1895-1968)

Marie Rettke (c1897-)


Footnotes (including sources)

Ω Birth
  • Harry was born in 1868 in what was at the time called Stetein or Stettin, Germany , Part of the Prussian Empire. After World War II, this section became part of Poland (its largest seaport) and the city is now called Szczecin.
₪ Wedding
  • 1900 Il Census, Macon County

Listed as husband, head of household, married 8 years (in 1900) with 3 children.

¢ Children
  • 1900 IL census

Macon County

¶ Death
  • Montana State death Index Pre 1954.

Index # WH813


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