Schank Family Genealogy Forum
Seeking German connection of Henry SCHANK b. Jul 1858 in GERMANY. 1920 census living in Philadelphia, PA, immigrated in 1880. Census states he was b. in Hogsden, GERMANY. Does anyone know where this place might be?
Occupation was brakeman for PA Railroad. Wife's name, Hannah, 57 yrs in 1920 b. PA, father & mother b. GERMANY. What was her maiden name? Parents of these known children: Charles H. b. Mar 1883 Lancaster, PA; Ethel b. Jun 1890 Philadelphia, PA and Walter SCHANK b. Oct 1886 in Lancaster, PA.
Dau, Ethel, married Benjamin BRINTON. Living with her parents in 1920. Son, Charles H., living in Phildalephia, PA in 1920; wife, Carrie M.; son, Charles, 14 yrs and daughter, Ethel, 12 yrs. Any information on this family wanted. Will reply and exchange information. Kathy