CARL AUGUST HARTWIG

B. February 10, 1899 in Chicago, Cook County, IL
D. November 1975
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  • Father: Herman H. Hartwig born in October 1874; married Martha Hahn on June 15, 1895 in Cook County, IL; Hermand died in January 1952; buried in Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Wednesday, January 23, 1952, page 36:

HARTWIG – Herman Hartwig, fond husband of Martha, nee Hahn; father of Harry, Carl, Hulda Christman, Frieda Glacoma, Louise Kubes, William Hartwig, Emma Dedina, Paul Hartwig, 12 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.  Rersting at funeral home, 2944 S. Harlem avenue, Riverside, until 11 a. m. Thursday.  Services at Concordia Lutheran church, 32d and Home avenue, Berwyn, Thursday at 1:30 p. m.  Interment Chapel Hill.”

  • Mother: Martha L. (Hahn) Hartwig born in April 1875, daughter of Frederick “Fred” Hahn (1841-1905); Martha died December 1953; buried in Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Tuesday, December 29, 1953, page 45:

HARTWIG – Martha Hartwig, nee Hahn, beloved wife of the late Herman, fond mother of Harry, Carl, Hulda, Frieda, Louise, Paul and Emma, and the late William, sister of Paul Hahn, 12 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.  Resting at funeral home, 2944 S. Harlem avenue, Riverside, until 11 a. m. Wednesday.  Services at Concordia Lutheran church, at 22d and Home avenue, Berwyn, Ill., at 1:30 p. m.  Interment Chapel Hill cemetery.  In lieu of flowers please send to Lutheran Hour.”

  • Wife: Elsie Linnea (Klingstrom) (Fuss) Hartwig born March 3, 1908 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married (1) Adolph Fuss about 1927, born March 13, 1893 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; Adolph died February 13, 1950 in Lake County, IL (See section pertaining to Adolph Gerhardt Fuss buried in the Fort Hill Cemetery); married (2) Carl Hartwig; Elise died February 3, 1998 in Libertyville, Lake County, IL (See section pertaining to Elsie Linnea (Klingstrom) (Fuss) Hartwig buried in the Fort Hill Cemetery)
  • Siblings:
    • child Hartwig born prior to 1900; child died prior to 1900
    • Harry Otto Hartwig born in October 22, 1895 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; Navy Veteran, WW I (December 26, 1917 – June 23, 1919); married Violet L. Fried on August 11, 1923 in Cook County, IL, daughter of George Fried (1875-1946), Jr. and Sophie D. (Mathews) Fried (1895-1931); Harry died September 9, 1987 in Dane County, WI; buried in Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County, IL
    • Hulda L. (Hartwig) Christman born December 20, 1900 in Illinois; married Edward Christman; Hulda died November 1972; last residence: Chicago, Cook County, IL
    • Frieda L. (Hartwig) Giacomo born March 24, 1903 in Illinois; married Joseph S. Giacomo (1897-1987); Frieda died October 23, 1981 in Cook County, IL; last residence: Melrose Park, Cook County, IL; Frieda and Joseph are buried in Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Saturday, October 24, 1981, page 12:

GIACOMO
Frieda L. Giacomo, nee Hartwig, age 78, formerly of Chicago, beloved wife of Joseph; fond mother of Loraine (Louis) Campbell and Lois Lestina; grandmother of 13; great-grandmother of two; sister of Louise Thayer, Emma Dedina and Paul Hartwig.  Resting at Hitzman Funeral home P.C., 9445 W. 31st St., Brookfield.  Funeral Monday, 10:30 a.m.  Interment Chapel Hill Gardens West.  In lieu of flowers, memorials to the church of your choice preferred.  Visitation Sunday, 1 to 9 p.m.  485-2000″

    • Louise L. (Hartwig) (Kubes) Thayer born about 1905 in Illinois; married (1) Christ Kubes (1902-1961); married (2) unknown Thayer; Louise died in 1990; Louise and Christ are buried in Chapel Hill Gardens West, Oakbrook Terrace, DuPage County, IL
    • William Frederick “Willie” Hartwig born June 9, 1907 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married Edith Hitzeman (1908-2008), daughter of Charles William Hitzeman (1874-1939) and Martha Louise (Heiden) Hitzeman (1876-1963), she married Arthur Louis Krabbe (1899-1980); William died December 24, 1952 in Cook County, IL; buried in Concordia Cemetery, Forest Park, Cook County, IL; According to the Chicago Tribune (Chicago IL) Thursday, December 25, 1952, page 26:

HARTWIG – William F. Hartwig, 15005 Riverside drive, Harvey, Ill., beloved husband of Edith, nee Hitzeman; fond father of Phyllis, Alice, and Carolyn, son of Martha Hartwig, nee Hahn, and the late Herman.  Resting at funeral home, 4115-17 W. 26th street, until Saturday, 9 a. m.  Will lie in state at Trinity Luth. church, 150th street and Ashland avenue, Harvey, from 11 a. m. until 1 p. m., time of service.  Interment Concordia.  Please omit flowers.  LAwndale 1-3808.”

    • Emma Lizzie (Hartwig) Dedina born January 14, 1909 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married Louis V. Dedina (1904-1990) in 1940, son of Victor Dedina (1865-1944) and Mary Dedina (1870-1933); Emma died June 19, 1993 in Madison, Dane County, WI; Emma and Louis are buried in Roselawn Memorial Park, Monona, Dane County, WI; According to the Capital Times (Madison WI) Monday, June 21, 1993, page 2:

“Dedina, Emma L.

MADISON – Emma L. Dedina, age 84, died on Saturday, June 19, 1993, in a Madison Nursing Home.  The former Emma L. Hartwig was born on January 14, 1909, in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Herman and Martha (Hahn) Hartwig.  She is survived by a daughter, Louise (Thomas) Mileski of Madison; and a son, Allen (Donna) Dedina of Wheaton, Illinois.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Louis, on September 23, 1990.  Private family funeral services will be held at ROSELAWN MEMORIAL PARK.

Schroeder-Cress Funeral Home
Madison”

    • Paul Ferdinand Hartwig born January 13, 1911 in Chicago, Cook County, IL; married Irene B. Ahp (1909-2004) on July 12, 1941 in Cook County, IL; Veteran (enlisted April 16, 1942), Private; Paul died August 2, 2003 in Arizona; Paul and Irene are buried in Sunland Memorial Park, sun City, Maricopa County, AZ; According to the Arizona Republic (Phoenix AZ) Thursday, August 7, 2003, page 24:

“Paul F. Hartwig, 92, Surprise, Arizona, passed away August 2, 2003.  Services: Tuesday, August 12 at 11 a.m.  Memorial Service at Fountain of Life Lutheran Church, 15630 Del Webb Blvd., Sun  City, Sunland Mortuary handling arrangements.”

Additional Information:

According to the 1900 U.S. Census for West Town, Chicago, Cook County, IL living at 895 West 21st Place, the household members were: Herman Hartwick (sic), head, born October 1874, age 25, married for 5 years, born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, occupation: machinist; Martha Hartwick (sic), wife, born April 1875, age 25, married for 5 years, 3 children born, 2 children living, born in Germany, parents born in Germany, immigrated in 1883; Harry Hartwick (sic), son, born October 1895, age 4, single, born in Illinois; Charlie Hartwick (sic), son, born February 1899, age 1, single, born in Illinois; Fred Hahn, father in law, born May 1841, age 59, widowed, born in Germany, parents born in Germany, immigrated in 1883, occupation: bricklayer; Paul Hahn, brother in law, born June 1879, age 20, single, born in Germany, parents born in Germany, immigrated in 1883, occupation: salesman – dry goods.

According to the 1910 U.S. Census for Chicago City, Cook County, IL living at 4114 West Twenty Fifth Street, the household members were: Herman H. Hartwig, head, age 35, married once for 14 years, born in Illinois, parents born in Germany, occupation: machinist – printing press company; Martha Hartwig, wife, age 34, married once for 14 years, 8 children born, 7 children living, born in Germany, parents born in Germany, immigrated in 1882; Harry O. Hartwig, son, age 14, single, born in Illinois; Carl A. Hartwig, son, age 11, single, born in Illinois; Hulda L. Hartwig, daughter, age 9, single, born in Illinois; Frieda L. Hartwig, daughter, age 7, single, born in Illinois; Louisa L. Hartwig, daughter, age 5, single, born in Illinois; Willie F. Hartwig, son, age 2, single, born in Illinois; Emma L. Hartwig, daughter, age 1, single, born in Illinois.

According to the U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918:
“Name: Carl August Hartwig; Permanent Home Address: 317-17 Toledo, Ohio; Age in Years: 19; Date of birth: Feb 10 1899; Present Occupation: Clerk; Employer’s Name: S. S. Kresge & Co; Place of Employment: Summit & Mad., Toledo, O.; Nearest Relative: Martha Hartwig, mother, 4114 25th St, Chicago, Ill.; Height: Short; Build: Slender; Color of Eyes: Brown; Color of Hair: Brown; Signed: September 12, 1918.”

According to the U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947:
“Name: Carl August Hartwig; Age 43; Birth Date: 10 Feb 1899; Birth Place: Chicago, Illinois, USA; Residence Place: Berwyn, Cook, Illinois, USA; Registration Date: 16 Feb 1942; Registration Place: Illinois, USA; Employer: Dempsey Detmer And Co; Complexion: Dark; Eye Color: Brown; Hair Color: Brown; Next of Kin: Martha Hartwig, mother”

According to the 1940 U.S. Federal Census for City of Berwyn, Cook County, IL living at 2414 Wesley Avenue, the household members were: Herman Hartwig, head, age 65, married, highest grade completed: 6, born in Illinois, lived in same house in 1935, occupation: machinist – manufacture printing presses; Martha Hartwig, wife, age 64, married, highest grade completed: 6, born in Germany, lived in same house in 1935; Carl Hartwig, son, age 41, single, highest grade completed: H2, born in Illinois, lived in same house in 1935, occupation: bond broker – bond brokerage; Emma Hartwig, daughter, age 31, single, highest grade completed: 8, born in Illinois, lived in same place in 1935, occupation: saleswoman – r-bakery; Paul Hartwig, son, age 29, single, highest grade completed: H3, born in Illinois, lived in same place in 1935, occupation: office clerk – truck manufacturing.

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