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August Nagel

Male Abt 1860 - Abt 1912  (~ 52 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document


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  • Name August Nagel 
    Born Abt 1860  Germany Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Immigration / Naturalization 1879 
    He left the port of Bremen & Southampton and arrived at Castle Garden, New York with his mother and his brother Carl on 1 Dec 1879.

    They sailed aboard the steamship SS General Werder. She was built for Norddeutscher Lloyd by Caird & Co, Greenock, Scotland, and was launched on 4 March 1874. She weighed 3020 tons. It was 107,49 meters long x 12,01 meters wide. Built of iron it had a straight stem, 1 funnel, 2 masts. Its service speed was 12 knots. She had accommodations for 144 passengers in 1st class, 68 in 2nd class, 502 in steerage; crew of 88 to 100. On 16 Sep 1874, She made her maiden voyage from Bremen & Southampton to Baltimore. In 1893 she was renamed Midnight Sun, for Norwegian cruises. In 1899 she was chartered by an American woman's group and donated to Britain for use as a hospital ship during the Boer War, under the name Princess Of Whales. In 1901 it resumed cruising as Midnight Sun. In 1912 she was scrapped. 
    Nagel Ship's Manifest.
    Nagel Ship's Manifest.
    Passenger list for the SS General Werder. Note: This is a composite image showing the header that was only on the first page and the page that Johanna Nagel and sons are on.
    SS General Werder
    SS General Werder
    SS General Werder
    Castle Garden from the water.
    Castle Garden from the water.
    From 1 Aug 1855 through 18 Apr 1890 most immigrants came through Castle Garden in New York city.
    Castle Garden Circa 1880.
    Castle Garden Circa 1880.
    Castle Garden was built to defend New York from the British during the War of 1812 however, no battles were fought there. It was originally named castle Clinton after DeWitt Clinton the Mayor of New York. It was leased to the city in 1824 and renamed Castle Garden. Today it is a national park and again called Castle Clinton.
    Arrival at Castle Garden.
    Arrival at Castle Garden.
    At least 8 million immigrants passed through Castle Garden. The actual number may be closer to 12 million but, Most of Castle Garden's immigrant records were destroyed in a fire on June 15, 1897.

    Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, January 20, 1866 page 280.
    Castle Garden Inspecting Physician.
    Castle Garden Inspecting Physician.
    Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, January 20, 1866 page 281.
    Castle Garden Registering Immigrants.
    Castle Garden Registering Immigrants.
    Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper, January 20, 1866 page 280 & 281.
    Census 1880 
    1880 Nagel
    1880 Nagel
    1880 US census, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, enumeration district 34, Family Number 31, Frank Nagel servant for Stephan family.


    1880 US census, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, enumeration district 34, Family Number 32, Nagel.
    Census 1895  Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1895 WI Nagel.
    1895 WI Nagel.
    1895 Wisconsin state census. Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin. August Nagel houshold. 4 white males, 2 white females. 1 born in Germany 5 in the United States.
    Census 1900 
    1900 Nagel 4.
    1900 Nagel 4.
    1900 US census, Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin, enumeration district 87, Family Number 484, Nagel.
    Census 1905  Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1905 WI Nagel 2.
    1905 WI Nagel 2.
    1905 Nagel. Wisconsin Census. Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin. Family number 129.
    Census 1910 
    1910 Nagel 4.
    1910 Nagel 4.
    1910 US census, Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin, enumeration district 140, Family Number 275, Nagel.
    Died Abt Dec 1912  Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I2060  Nagel
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2017 

    Father Friederich Nagel,   b. 2 Nov 1830, Pomerania, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jul 1900, Clark County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Johanna Marie Kuchenbeeker,   b. 8 Feb 1829, Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1908, Dorchester, Clark, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1849 
    Family ID F347  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anna Schaffer,   b. Abt 1858, Kewaskum, Washington, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Jun 1937  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married Abt 1882 
    Children 
    +1. Henry Frank Nagel,   b. 12 Jul 1882, Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1940, Appleton, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Bertha Nagel,   b. 26 Sep 1884,   d. Jun 1967, Brown County, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     3. Herman Nagel,   b. 26 Feb 1888,   d. 22 Feb 1910  (Age 21 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Frank Nagel,   b. 14 Feb 1891,   d. 3 Sep 1917  (Age 26 years)  [Birth]
     5. Emil Nagel,   b. 14 Jul 1905, Kaukauna, Outagamie, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1924  (Age 18 years)  [Birth]
    +6. Arthur A Nagel, Sr,   b. 24 May 1909, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1952  (Age 42 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 18 Jul 2017 
    Family ID F10209  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart