Need help identifying relationship between FREDERICK WARNEKE, merchant tailor, 91 Mulberry St, in Macon, GA as early as 1872 and HENRY SCHMIDT, tailor, b. 1835 Hanover, Germany also in Macon, GA by 1877.
HENRY SCHMIDT married CLARA STRAUB in Augusta, GA 1858, lived there until 1866. They lived in Savannah, GA 10 years until 1876, then moved to Macon. In 1888, the Schmidt family moved back to Savannah.
Following are listings for FREDERICK WARNEKE in Macon, GA city directories:
1872: 1. Warnke, August, clerk, GA Business College. 2. Warnke, Frederick, merchant tailor, Mulberry between 2nd and 3rd. 1877: 1. Warnke, Frederick, tailor, 65 Mulberry. 2. Warnke, August F., Bookkper, 96 Cherry, resides Mulberry, near Third. 1878: 1. Warneke, Frederick, tailor, 65 Mulberry. 2. Warneke, August F., bkkpr, English & Hugenin, boards 65 Mulberry. 1880: 1. Warneke, Frederick, tailor, 91 Mulberry. 2. Warnke, August F., Bkkp,English Huguenin & Co, resides 91 Mulberry. 1884: 1. Warnke, A. F., bkkpr, English, Hugenin & Co, boards 175 Poplar St.
Are these two men from same area in Hanover. Are they related? Any help would be very much appreciated.