|Birth: ||Apr. 4, 1889|
|Death: ||Jun. 23, 1953|
Leo Cornelius Kuhn, son of William H Kuhn and Rose Ella Brune was born on 04 Apr 1889 in Wesley, Kossuth, Iowa. He died in Jun 1953 in Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa. By 1921, he married Helga Christianson. Formerly of Clay, Shelby County, Iowa. She was born on 09 Jan 1896 in Iowa. She died on 24 Apr 1991 in Volusia, Florida.
In 1900, at 11 years of age, Leo Cornelius Kuhn lived a year in Springwater and Wayland, NY with his Grandparents William and Eva Elizabeth Kuhn. After returning to Mitchell County, Iowa, Leo C Kuhn was in Iowa City where he received a medical education. By 1817, he was self-employed as a Physician in Charitron, Appanoose, Iowa.
Leo Cornelius Kuhn, MD was recommended for military duty, by the Surgeon General for Commissions in the Medical Officers Reserve Corps, and assigned to Duty. During the Great War, he served as a 1st Lieut.
A patient of his has said "... Doc Kuhn was our doctor , he drove a bright red car. I asked him why he had a red car and he said he never wanted to follow anyone because you might be following a crazy person. He was a real doctor that knew how to do everthing. ..."
Leo Cornelius Kuhn and Helga Christianson had the following children:
MARK KUHN was born in 1921 in Decorah, Winneshiek, Iowa, USA. He married MURIEL AUTREY.
ROSEMARY KUHN was born in 1923 in Iowa, USA. She died on 04 Sep 1979 in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, USA. She married JAMES FRANCIS COONEY. He was born on 13 Dec 1921 in Milford, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA. He died in Apr 1988 in Birmingham, West Midlands, England.
Leo C Kuhn died 23 Jun 1953. He was buried at St. Benedict Cemetery in Winneshiek County, Iowa.
William H Kuhn (1863 - 1942)
Rose Breen Kuhn (1866 - 1889)
Helga Christianson Kuhn (1896 - 1991)*
Saint Benedict Cemetery
Created by: Greg
Record added: May 02, 2012
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