|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1866, Czech Republic|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 1944|
Anton worked at the Taylor and Burke grain elevator in Milligan. He was later employed by Victor Laun and Company, general merchandiser, and eventually went into business with his brother-in-law, founding the firm of Hamouz and Stech. Anton was an early user of new technology. He installed a telephone between his store and home in June, 1900. In 1910, he dug a basement under his home in order to intall a light plant for electricity. He was the fifth person in Milligan to own a car, buying one in 1913. He was active in Civic events, serving as county supervisor for Glengary Township for several terms. He was also a member of the Sokol Society, the Knights of Columbus, and the Catholic Workmen. (Milligan, pp 282-283).
Bohemian Brethren Cemetery
Created by: Sharon Allison
Record added: Jun 23, 2006
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