I am trying to locate information on either Herman A. or Elmer H. Wiedwald. Both gentlemen lived at one time or another in Cuyahoga County, Ohio.
Herman A. was naturalized in 1921 and Elmer H. was born in Ohio around 1914.
Wiedwald Herman August Address: 2911 W. 17th St., Cleveland, Ohio 1534564 - Vol.55, pg.226 Court of CommonPleas, Cuyahoga County, Cleveland, Ohio Born: Germany Aug. 9, 1889 Date and Port: Aug. 7, 1911, New York Naturalized: Jan. 27, 1921 Witnesses: Frank J. McGarvey, 1901 E. 69th St. Herman F. Leibold, 6309 Whittier Ave. Notes:Soundex: W343
His WW1 Draft Card has this information: Name in full: Herman Wiedwald Age in years: 27 Home Address: 1608 Auburn Cleveland, O Date of Birth: August 9, 1889 Are you 1) a natural-born citizen 2) a naturalized citizen 3) an alien 4) or have you declared your intention (specify which): Alien Where were you born: Sumpj, Germany If not a citizen, of what nation are you a citizen or subject? Subject Germany What is your present trade, occupation or office? Waiter 30 By Whom Employed: Leader Restaurant Where employed: Cleveland, O Have you a father, mother, wife, child under 12 or a sister or brother under 12 solely dependent on your for support (specify which)? Wife & Child Married or single?: Married Race: Caucasian Which military service have you had? None Signature: His signature is faint here...
Next page (Or the back, I guess..) Registrars Report34-2-8-A Tall, medium or short? Short Slender, medium or stout? Medium Color of eyes: Blue Color of hair: Light Bald?: No Has this person lost arm, leg, hand, foot or has he lost both eyes or is he otherwise disabled? No I certify that my answers are true, that the person has read his own answers, that I have witnessed his signature, and that all of his answers of which I have knowledge are true, except as follows... (Blank space)
Signature of registrar: Walter J. Dunford Precinct: G-7 City or County: Cleveland State: Ohio Date: June 5
I can find no records past this time of Herman A. and I am hoping someone knows something about where he went.
His son was: Elmer H. Wiedwald Lived in Cuyahoga County, Ohio also.
I have no records past the last Census that was made public (1930) on Elmer H.
Much 'Thanks' to anyone who may have any information on either of these gentlemen and is willing to share.