Michael Hasenstab -
B: 2 Feb 1858 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, United States
D: 6 April 1932 in Dayton, Montgomery, Ohio, USA
The census shows him and his 2 young children living together at several different residences.In 1922 it shows he was living at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. Curious, to say the least.
1920 Census shows he is the head of the house - but has both Caroline and Edwin as adults living with him. It also shows Caroline had married (widowed or divorced) with 3 young children, living with them.
He was a Butcher by trade.
Yesterday I found these 2 newspaper clippings, on his suicide.
Poor guy - He must have been so desperate. I wish I knew why.
April 2, 1932 (Saturday)
Former German Crown Prince Wilhelm endorsed Adolf Hitler for president in the April 10 election. By making a political statement, Wilhelm broke his word to the German government that he would refrain from politics as a condition of his return to Germany from exile.
April 3, 1932 (Sunday)
Germany's "Easter truce" forbidding political activities expired at noon with violent clashes around the country.
April 4, 1932 (Monday)
Vojislav Marinković became Prime Minister of Yugoslavia.
April 5, 1932 (Tuesday)
The documents seized by German police in last month's raids on Nazi headquarters were presented to the government. According to authorities, they showed Nazi plans to start a civil war in which a secret army would seize arms and ammunition and cut off water supplies to city centers.
Chancellor Heinrich Brüning told an audience in Stuttgart that the re-election of Hindenburg would pave the way for a settlement of the reparations problem, while the election of Hitler would cause the German mark to drop with a crash "in no time."
April 6, 1932 (Wednesday)
Four powers (Britain, France, Germany and Italy) opened the Danube Conference in London, discussing the perilous economic situation of the countries that once made up Austria-Hungary.
I may never know this side of Heaven.