|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1847|
Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
|Death: ||Mar. 16, 1933|
Eldest of four children of Ernst Heinrich Conrad Christoph Brand and Katharine Mary Dorothea Freise, his German records give him the name Johann Heinrich Christoph Brand born in Neingraben, Hannover on Feb. 10, 1845.
He immigrated with his parents and two sisters to New York on June 8, 1852 on the S. S. Rastede. The family traveled to Kankakee Co. IL where Henry, Sr. purchased a farm and died within two months in the cholera epidemic. Helped by his famiy, Henry, Jr eventually took over the farm.
He married Rosina Mary Walker in Bonfield on Mar. 3, 1868. They had 10 children, 9 of whom grew to adulthood.
Henry and Rosina eventually retired to Oak Park where both died.
Henry Ernst Heinrich Conrad Christoph Brand (1822 - 1852)
Dorothea Catharine Marie Freise Kukuck (1825 - 1891)
Eva Rosina Mary Walker Brand (1851 - 1921)
Henry Ernest Paul Brand (1847 - 1933)
Sophia Catharine Dorothea Henriette Brand Zahn (1849 - 1933)*
Dorothea Brand (1850 - 1852)*
Mary Dorothea Kukuck Voigt (1855 - 1892)**
Mary Elizabeth Kukuck Voigt (1857 - 1928)**
Christian Christopher Kukuck (1860 - 1938)**
John Jacob Kukuck (1862 - 1942)**
Rose Catherine Kukuck Piepho (1867 - 1948)**
Forest Home Cemetery
Maintained by: Lois and Daughters
Originally Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Dec 30, 2003
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