RACINE, Jacob
(1801-1887)
CARREL, Rosalie
(1806-1858)
RACINE, August
(1839-1916)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. UNKNOWN, Andorra

2. WOLF, Augusta

RACINE, August

  • Born: 15 Mar 1839, Switzerland
  • Marriage (1): UNKNOWN, Andorra on 24 Mar 1863 in Allen County, Indiana, United States
  • Marriage (2): WOLF, Augusta circa 1879 in Indiana, United States
  • Died: 1 Jan 1916, Allen County, Indiana, United States
  • Buried: Hatfield Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana
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bullet  Noted events in his life were:

1. Immigration, 27 Aug 1849, New York City, New York, United States. August Racine, age 7, arrived in New York on 27 Aug 1849 on the ship Louisiana. The ship had departed from Le Havre, France. (New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957, at Ancestry.com)

2. Immigration, 8 Jul 1850, New York City, New York, United States. August Rasine [maybe this one], age 9, arrived in New York on the ship La Duchess de Orleans on 8 July 1850. The ship had departed from Havre, France. He came from Switzerland.

3. Census, 1850, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine is 13, b Switzerland, living with father. (Washington Twp, Allen Co, IN, p158, family 1162)

4. Census, 1860, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine is 19, b Switzerland, farmer, living with father. (Fort Wayne PO, Washington Twp, Allen Co, IN, family 95)

5. Census, 1870, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine is 31, b Switzerland, farmer, with Andora (27, b IN), Lillie A (3, b IN), Alice (1, b IN). Also in household is Caroline Steeper (19, b IN, house keeper). (Randall PO, Washington Twp, Allen Co, IN, page 30, family 236)

6. Census, 1880, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine is 40, farmer, b Switzerland, with wife Augusta (27, keeps house, b Europe), dau Lilly (13), dau Emy (11), son Charles (9), son Resty? (7), son Ruben (5), son Jessy (4), dau Ellen (3/10). (District 106, Washington Twp, Allen Co, IN, family 101)

7. Census, 1900, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine is 61, b Mar 1839, married for 21 years, b Switzerland, parents b Switzerland, immigrated 1849, naturalized, farmer, with wife Augusta (46, b Aug 1853, b Germany, parents b Germany, immigrated 1855, married for 21 years, 4 children, all living), dau Ella (20, b Feb 1880, b IN, seamster), son August J (16, b Dec 1883, b IN, farm laborer), son Frank (8, b Sep 1891, b IN, at school), son Wilmer (6, b May 1894, b IN). (District 20, Washington Twp, Allen Co, IN, sheet 15A, family 313)

8. Census, 1910, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine is 71, b Switzerland (French), parents b Switzerland (French), immigrated 1849, naturalized, farmer, married for 2nd time for 30 years, with wife Augusta (56, b Germany, parents b Germany, immigrated 1857, married for 1st time for 30 years, 4 children, all living). Also in household is servant Edward Peyton (35, single, b IN). (District 27, Washington Twp, Allen Co, IN, sheet 5A, family 105)

9. Appearance in Document: Indiana Deaths, 1 Jan 1916, Allen County, Indiana, United States. August Racine d 1 Jan 1916 in Washington Twp, age 76, according to County Health Office, Fort Wayne. (Indiana Deaths 1882-1920 at Ancestry.com)

10. Obituary. August Racine, aged seventy-six years, a Washington Township farmer, died yesterday afternoon at four o'clock at the residence, three miles north of the city on Goshen Road. Death was due to pleurisy and followed an illness of three weeks.
The deceased was born in Switzerland but came to Allen County sixty-five years ago with his parents, the family locating at once in Washington township. Surviving besides the widow are the following children; Charles and Robert Racine, of Iowa; Jesse Racine, of California; August Jr., of this city; Mrs. Theodore Kraniehfelder, of this city; and Miss Ella, at home. There are also sixteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. One brother, Fred Racine, and a sister, Mrs. Rose Hoffer, both of this city, also survive. The decased was twice married, his first wife dying in 1877 and in 1879 he was married to Miss Augusta Wolf, of this city. He was a member of the Trinity M. E. Church. (posted at Find a Grave website)


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August married Andorra UNKNOWN on 24 Mar 1863 in Allen County, Indiana, United States. (Andorra UNKNOWN was born circa 1842 in Indiana, United States, died in 1877 in Indiana, United States and was buried in Hatfield Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.)


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August next married Augusta WOLF circa 1879 in Indiana, United States. (Augusta WOLF was born in Aug 1853 in Germany, died on 30 Apr 1929 and was buried in Lindenwood Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.)




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