Jefferson County, Wisconsin and Its People; A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement Volume 2

Jefferson County, Wisconsin and Its People; A Record of Settlement, Organization, Progress and Achievement 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. 1917 edition. Excerpt: ...Thomas M. and Margaret F. (Davis) Jones, of Fort 'orth, Texas. Her parents were natives of North Wales. Her father came to the United States in 1852, settling at Oak Hill, Ohio, but he and his wife spent their last days at Fort 'orth, Texas. making their home with their son, Morgan H. Jones. until their deaths. Irs. Thomas '. Jones was born at Oak Hill, although her marriage was celebrated in Texas. By his first marriage Ir. Jones had a son, Edward. who is assisting his father. Mr. Jones votes with the republican party and keeps well informed on the questions and issues of the day so that he is able to support his position by intelligent argument. F raternally he is connected with the Modern "oodmen. while his religious faith is that of the Baptist church. He is a man of genuine worth, well known in the county in which almost his entire life has been passed. and in business circles he is respected by reason of the thorough reliability which he displays in every transaction.. WILLIAM F. BRANDT. N'illiam F. Brandt, who is engaged in merchandising in 'atertown as proprietor of a department store, was born March 24, 1855, in the city in which he still makes his home, his parents being Heinrich Frederick and 'ilhelmina (Brueck) Brandt. The father was a son of Kolon Hans Heinrich and Wilhelmina (Reese) Brandt. Heinrich F. Brandt was born in Lippe-Detmold, Germany, November 17, 1821, and his wife's birth occurred in Feldenz, Prussia, on the 1oth of September, 1837. It was about 1853 that he came to "atertown, and about the same time the Brueck family was established in this part of the state. M." Brandt turned his attention to the draying business and thus entered business circles of Jefferson county. He gradually worked his...show more

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  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 277g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236935241
  • 9781236935243