Dodge County, Wisconsin, Past and Present Volume 2

Dodge County, Wisconsin, Past and Present Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ...been proprietor and manager of the Milwaukee Hotel in Beaver Dam. He has built up a prosperous business by constant attention to its management and consideration of the comforts ind conveniences of his guests. He has gained success by earnest and well directed labor and is ranked among the enterprising business men of Beaver Dam. On September 8, 1892, Mr. Hinkes was 'united in marriage to Miss Clara Heimerl, a daughter of Joseph and Mary (Waas) Heimerl. She was the second in a family of twelve children and was born in Lomira, April 1 5, 1870. Mr. and Mrs. Hinkes have six children: Paula, the wife of Fay Ellis, who is engaged in farming in Westford, and by whom she has one child; Rose, Alvin, Joseph, and George, all of whom reside at home; and Gilbert. All the children received their education in the public schools of Dodge county. The family belongs to St. Peter's Roman Catholic church. In his political views Mr. Hinkes is consistently democratic and has always been active in local affairs. He was treasurer of the town of Leroy in 1904 and in 1910 was a candidate for the office of sheriff of Dodge county but was defeated by a small majority. He is now running for the same office and received the nomination in the primaries of September 3, 1912, which makes him practically sure of election. He has always maintained in his political life the same high standards "of honor and integrity which have made his business career successful. JOHN BODDEN. John Bodden, treasurer of the Van Brunt Manufacturing Company, is prominent in political and business circles of Horicon, where he has resided for over twenty-five years. He was born in Theresa, October 16, 1862, a son of Jacob and Gertrude (Schiefer) Bodden, natives of Germany, born...
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  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 417g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236767861
  • 9781236767868