May 25, 1954 Hutchinson McLeod County Minnesota, USA
he married caroline albertina rettig dec. 13, 1892 mcleod co., minn. he was born in illinois or wisconsin. she was the dtr. of carl charles rettig & wilhelmina. a dtr. josephine adeline martha knick b. 10-9-1903 mcleod co. married herman john janke 6-4-1924.