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From: "Boyken & Boyken Partners" <>
Subject: Re: [OSTF] Nervenleiden
Date: Sat, 19 Jul 2003 07:58:43 -0500
References: <20030718.212948.-676923.0.fzedney@juno.com>


Good morning, Fran,

A "Nervenleiden" in around 1916 meant being a nervous disease or a nervous
disorder according to the German-English dictionary, published by George
Westermann of Braunschweig, Germany (1877).

Sincerely,
Hans-Georg
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Fran Zedney" <>
To: <>
Sent: Friday, July 18, 2003 10:17 PM
Subject: [OSTF] Nervenleiden


> Cause of death for Vohlke Juergens Wallman Schuster who died 6 Jun 1916
> in Gage County, Nebr. was listed as nervenleiden. I've found nervenfieber
> is typhus and leiden is disease but I can't find a precise meaning for
> the word. Anybody familiar with the word?
>
> Fran in Utah
>
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