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Ursus "Urs" Emch
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Birth: Nov. 14, 1841
Solothurn, Switzerland
Death: Jul. 29, 1914
Kirkersville
Licking County
Ohio, USA

In 1857 he left Switzerland and made his way across France to the port of La Havre were he book passage aboard the SS Mercury for Amercia. He landed at New York on 2- July 1857. He was a farmer all his life. During the Civil War He enlisted on 30 August 1861 as a private in Company B of the 17th. O.V.I. regiment.Dischared on 16-July 1865 the rank 0f Sergant.On 15-December 1865 he married Anna Schaad whose mother was Barbara Knorr, a cousin on his mothers side.
Urs & Anna had the following children: Sarah Ellen B: 6-Nov.1866 Fairfield Co.Oh. D: 21 Apr:-1867, Sarah Almeda B: 19-Feb.-1868 D: 15-Mar.-1898 Married a man with the surname Hartman.,Elmira Elva B:11-Dec.-1869 D:7-Mar.-1870
Fairfield Co.,William Henry B:Mar.-1870 Fairfield Co. D:7-Mar-1966 Lic.Co Oh.,Anna Elizabeth B: 4-Sep.-1873 D:22-Mar.-1883 fairfield Co. and Charles Benjamin B: 1-Nov.1875
Fa. Co.D: 1962. 
 
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 Parents:
  Johannes Emch (1814 - 1878)
  Anna Knorr Emch (1820 - 1861)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Elizabeth Schaad Emch (1839 - 1932)*
 
 Children:
  William H. Emch (1871 - 1966)*
  Charles Benjamin Emch (1875 - 1962)*
  John Elmer Emch (1877 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Ursus Emch (1841 - 1914)
  Johannes Wemle Emch (1843 - 1916)*
  Benjamin Emch (1847 - 1911)*
  Maria Emch (1849 - 1900)*
  Niclaus Carlton Emch (1852 - 1930)*
  Anna Emch Grube (1855 - 1942)*
  Rosa Emch Snyder (1857 - 1930)*
  Alice Emch Slaybaugh (1860 - 1932)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Kirkersville Cemetery
Kirkersville
Licking County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: d clary
Record added: Oct 15, 2010
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