Mar. 18, 1823 Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Jan. 1, 1906 Hallam Lancaster County Nebraska, USA
Came to America 16 July 1861, with wife and 5 children. Went directly to Clayton county Iowa, To join his brother Henry and family. Moved to Buda Twp. Lancaster, Nebraska 1868. His brother John also came directly to Iowa on arrival in America.