Indiana McCaslins

Anthony W MenkAge: 81 years18581939

Name
Anthony W Menk
Source: S1694
Birth February 13, 1858 22
Source: S1698
MarriageEtta Mary (Mary Etta) BurnhamView this family
June 23, 1884 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Ella B Menk
October 1889 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Walter Frederick Menk
December 27, 1892 (Age 34 years)
Source: S1694
Birth of a daughter
#3
Laura Harte Menk
July 15, 1897 (Age 39 years)
Census 1900 (Age 41 years)
Death of a daughterElla B Menk
June 9, 1902 (Age 44 years)
Burial of a daughterElla B Menk
June 10, 1902 (Age 44 years)
Note: Lakewood Cemetery Site Id 295-19-3
Death of a motherAugusta Harte
August 20, 1906 (Age 48 years)
Source: S1697
Census 1910 (Age 51 years)
Census 1920 (Age 61 years)
Death of a wifeEtta Mary (Mary Etta) Burnham
November 19, 1922 (Age 64 years)
Burial of a wifeEtta Mary (Mary Etta) Burnham
November 21, 1922 (Age 64 years)
Note: Lakewood Cemetery Site Id 295-19-2
Marriage of a childWalter Frederick MenkHelen Elizabeth McCaslinView this family
about 1923 (Age 64 years)

Death of a sonWalter Frederick Menk
December 4, 1925 (Age 67 years)
Source: S1694
Note: Died of a lung hemorrahage caused by pulmonary phithisis (tuberculosis).
Burial of a sonWalter Frederick Menk
December 7, 1925 (Age 67 years)
Source: S1694
Note: Lakewood Cemetery, Site Id 295-19-6
Occupation
1900 Agent For Grain Elevator Company

Death March 2, 1939 (Age 81 years)
Source: S1698
Note: certid# 1939-MN-018994
Burial April 14, 1939 (43 days after death)
Note: Lakewood Cemetery Site ID 295-19-1
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
himself
Family with Etta Mary (Mary Etta) Burnham - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: June 23, 1884Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
5 years
daughter
Ella B Menk
Birth: October 1889 31 29Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
Death: June 9, 1902Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
3 years
son
Walter Frederick Menk
Birth: December 27, 1892 34 32Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
Death: December 4, 1925Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
5 years
daughter
Laura Harte Menk
Birth: July 15, 1897 39 36Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
Death: February 16, 1969Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota

Death

certid# 1939-MN-018994

Burial

Lakewood Cemetery Site ID 295-19-1

Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, Anthony W Menk, a 42-year-old Agent for a Grain Elevator company is living at 2313 Fremont Avenue with his 39-year-old wife, Etta, and their three children, 10-year-old Ella B, 7-year-old Walter F and 2-year-old Laura H. Also in his household is his 64-year-old widowed mother, Augusta.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, 52-year-old, Wisconsin-born Anthony W Menk and his 50-year-old, Maine-born wife, Etta [Burnham] Menk have been married 25 years. Etta has borne four children, but only two are living. These two Minnesota-born children are 17-year-old Walter F and 13-year-old Laura H. The family is still living at 2313 Fremont Avenue; Anthony owns the house, free of mortgage. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Anthony is an "elevator builder" and Walter is a house carpenter. Neither have had any weeks out of work. Etta is a housewife, and Laura is a student. Anthony's parents were born in Germany; Etta's parents were born in Maine; the children's father was born in Wisconsin, and their mother in Maine.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota, 62-year-old, Wisconsin-born Anthony W Menk and his 59-year-old, Maine-born wife, Etta [Burnham] Menk have in their household their Minnesota-born children, 26-year-old Walter F and 22-year-old Laura H. The family is still living at 2313 Fremont Avenue; Anthony owns the house, but with a mortgage. Everyone is literate. Anthony is a real estate agent, Etta is a housewife, Walter is a clerk for an elevator, and Laura is a grade school teacher. Anthony's parents were born in Germany; Etta's parents were born in Maine; the children's father was born in Wisconsin, and their mother in Maine.

Anthony W Menk died at 9 pm on 2 Mar 1939 at his residence, 2313 Fremont Ave No Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota of a cerebral hemorrhage. An illegible physician attended him from 20 Feb 1939 to 2 Mar 1939. and last saw him alive on 2 Mar 1939. He was an 81-year, 0-month, 19 days-old male, white, widowed (wife's name Etta), born on 13 Feb 1858 in Jefferson County, Wisconsin to William Menk of Germany and a Harte also of Germany. His usual profession was Elevator Superintendant for Andrew's Grain. The informant was his daughter, Mrs Laura Barnes of 2301 Fremont North, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Burial was in Lakewood Cemetery on 4 Mar 1939.