Person:Fred Kern (3)

Fred (Fritz) Kern
m. 26 May 1920
  1. Edwin Henry Kern1932 - 2000
Facts and Events
Name Fred (Fritz) Kern
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 Jan 1896 Roszyszcze, Lutsk, Russia (present-day Ukraine)
Marriage 26 May 1920 Barron County, Wisconsin, United Statesto Clara Catherine Dietrich
Occupation? Farmer
Death? 10 May 1985 Wisconsin, United States

WWI Draft Registration Card in Plu???, Divide County ND - Jun 5 1917 Fred Kern b. Jan 8, 1896 (same birth date appearing on WWII registration card in Almena, WI) born: Rosisch, Kreis Lusk, Russia short, stout, blue eyes, dark brown hair, single

Rozhistcheskogo = Roszyszcze, a Lutheran Parish in pre WW II Ukraine.

Lutskogo = Lutsk = Luck, a major town that gives its name to the municipal district.

Volinskoi = Wolensk = Volhynia, a former province of Russia, split it two between Poland and Russian between the two world wars, and today split into three Ukrainian oblasts.

Not sure where Vladimirovoschinskogo Uezeda refers to except to say that an Uezed is also a small governing district. It might be the town of Wladimir Wolhynsk but not sure at this time.

You will find all you need to know about Germans from this region at (or if you can read German, then also ) ---

name: Fred Kern event: Census event date: 1930 event place: Clinton, Barron, Wisconsin gender: Male age: 34 marital status: Married race: White birthplace: Poland estimated birth year: 1896 immigration year: 1911 relationship to head of household: Head father's birthplace: Poland mother's birthplace: Poland enumeration district number: 0010 family number: 208 sheet number and letter: 10B line number: 89 nara publication: T626, roll 2561 film number: 2342295 digital folder number: 4547869 image number: 00152 Household Gender Age Birthplace head Fred Kern M 34 Poland wife Clara Kern F 29 Kansas son Otto Kern M 7 Wisconsin son Mavin Kern M 3 Wisconsin mother Ameilie Kern F 66 Poland father Gottlieb Kern M 75 Poland Citing this Record

"United States Census, 1930," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 06 Oct 2012), Fred Kern, Clinton, Barron, Wisconsin; citing enumeration district (ED) 0010, sheet 10B, family 208, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 2561.

  1. United States. Selective Service System. World War I Selective Service System Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918. (Washington, D.C.: National Archives Microfilm Publication M1509, 1987-1988)
    Fred Kern.