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William Aka Joachim Johannis Habeck
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1837
Death: Mar. 19, 1913
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA

William Habeck, Sr. AKA Joachim Johannis, was born in Klowitz, Pomerania, Prussia.

He was a Civil War Veteran; enlisted as a Private Co. C Second Regiment Infantry on 21 January 1863 using the name Johannis, at Ft. Hamilton, NY. He was discharged 13 September 1865.

He married Marie Helene Dirsing March 18, 1866 and they had 12 living children:

William H.II
Carl (Charlez)
Catherine
Frank
Caroline Helene
George
Lillie
Henrietta
Ida
Frederick
william, Jr.
George L.

He was an expert cabinet maker.

He was head of the Botanical Gardens in the Bronx, NY. Traveling home on the trolley after work, he was reading his newspaper when he dropped dead. It was his custom to bring home flowers for his wife and a bouquet of flowers was found beside him.

 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Marie Helene Dirsing Habeck (1846 - 1920)*
 
 Children:
  William H Habeck (1867 - 1923)*
  Carl Habeck (1868 - 1944)*
  Catherine Habeck (1869 - 1897)*
  Frank Habeck (1872 - 1948)*
  George Habeck (1876 - 1944)*
  Lillie Habeck (1878 - 1889)*
  Ida Habeck (1883 - 1889)*
  Frederick Habeck (1886 - 1945)*
  Margaret Habeck (1886 - 1945)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
William Habeck 1-7-1837 3-19-1913
 
Note: 578 H.B. Claflin Post GAR (Grand Army of the Republic)
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
Plot: Hemlock Sect. 100, Lot N1/2, 99
 
Created by: Geri D'Amato Olbermann
Record added: Apr 19, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5373188
William Aka Joachim Johannis Habeck
Added by: Geri D'Amato Olbermann
 
William Aka Joachim Johannis Habeck
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William Aka Joachim Johannis Habeck
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- AMMNY
 Added: Mar. 4, 2007
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- Lisa Longo
 Added: Mar. 17, 2003

- Geri D'Amato Olbermann
 Added: Jul. 13, 2001
 
 
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