Wilhelm Bernhard


FAMILY BIBLE INFORMATION

Bible ID: 020
Bible Language: German
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FAMILY HISTORY INFORMATION

Husband
Husband’s First Name: Wilhelm
Husband’s Last Name: Bernhard
Date of Birth: February 18 1862
Date of Death: see notes
Place of Birth: Virginia / West Virginia
Place of Death: see notes
Married to: Anna
Wife’s Surname: Jung
Place of Marriage: Philippus Church, Cincinnati Ohio
Wife
Wife’s First Name: Anna
Wife’s Last Name: Jung
Date of Birth: June 23 1873
Place of Birth: Cincinnati Ohio
Date of Marriage: June 28 1893
Place of Marriage: Philippus Church, Cincinnati Ohio
Other Names in the Family Bible

First Name: Jacob
Last Name: Bernhard
Relationship: Son
Date of Birth: May 2 1894
Place of Birth: Cincinnati Ohio
First Name: Edna
Middle Name: D
Last Name: Bernhard
Relationship: Daughter
Date of Birth: July 30 1898
Place of Birth: Cincinnati Ohio

FAMILY HISTORY TREASURES

Other Treasures Found:
Power of Attorney document from Jacob Bernhard to a J.M. Hastings (attorney) found in the bible, dated 1910.

Volunteer Notes:

Thoughts From Our Volunteers:
The Barber, Wilhelm Bernhard, was born on February 18th of 1862 in Virginia/West Virginia. In June of 1893 Wilhelm and Anna Jung were married in the Philippus Church of Cincinnati Ohio, the ceremony was officiated by the founder of the Philippus Church, Pastor Jacob Pister.

Between 1894 and 1898, Wilhelm and Anna lovingly recorded the birth of two children in their family bible:
Jacob Bernhard, born May 2nd, 1894; Cincinnati Ohio
Edna D Bernhard, born July 30th, 1898; Cincinnati Ohio

Bibli:
“United States Census, 1930,” database with images, FamilySearch https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:33SQ-GRC6-WRQ?cc=1810731&wc=QZF7-4Y1%3A649446001%2C649705201%2C651574901%2C1589285041 : 8 December 2015), Ohio > Hamilton > Cincinnati (Districts 1-250) > ED 245 > image 16 of 18; citing NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002).
Bernhard family Bible records, 1862-1898. (n.d.). Retrieved July 19, 2020, from https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/781237-bernhard-family-bible-records-1862-1898?offset=1
“Bernhard,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, 26 September 1945; digital images, Newspapers.com (http://www.newspapers.com: 18 July 2020), citing original p. 19.
Bernhard family Bible records, 1862-1898. (n.d.). Retrieved July 19, 2020, from https://www.familysearch.org/library/books/records/item/781237-bernhard-family-bible-records-1862-1898?offset=1
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“William Bernhard,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, 27 September 1945; digital images,Newspapers.com (: 18 July 2020), citing original p. 10.

Wilhelm Bernhard was the “oldest active barber in Cincinnati” at his death on Sept 25th, 1945. No death information is recorded in this family bible, however, minimal research was done.