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Catherine "Katrina" Hirsch Fuhrer
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1841
Darmstadt, Germany
Death: Nov. 25, 1900
Crete
Saline County
Nebraska, USA

Catherine Hirsch Fuhrer's father was George Hirsch. Her mother died probably in Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany. Some stories say she died at sea. At that time her father decided to immigrate to America. On the voyage his 2 young sons became ill & died. Mary (Maria) Rausenschuck helped take care of the girls on the rest of the trip. George married Mary on 9 Jan 1850 in Hancock Co., Illinois. The family settled in LaHarpe, Hancock, Illinois. Catherine married William Fuhrer March 26, 1858 in La Harpe. In 1881 they moved to Huntington, NE. Their children were: William Jr. (1859), Nettie (1860), Ferdinand "Fred" (1861), Adam (1863), August "Gus" (1864), George (1866), John (1867), Elizabeth (1869), Edward (1874), & Adaline "Sam" or "Pink" (1876). In 1885, they moved to Crete, NE. 
 
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 Parents:
  George Hirsch (1819 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  William Fuhrer (1833 - 1911)
 
 Children:
  Nettie Mary Fuhrer Wilson (1860 - 1941)*
  Ferdinand Fuhrer (1861 - 1939)*
  George Fuhrer (1866 - 1920)*
  John Fuhrer (1867 - 1908)*
  Elizabeth Fuhrer Jack (1869 - 1951)*
  Adeline Fuhrer Strayer (1876 - 1942)*
  Adeline Fuhrer Strayer (1876 - 1942)*
 
 Sibling:
  Catherine Hirsch Fuhrer (1841 - 1900)
  Eliza Hirsch Schroeder (1845 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Crete
Saline County
Nebraska, USA
 
Created by: Carlene Steel
Record added: Jun 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54283102
Catherine Katrina <i>Hirsch</i> Fuhrer
Added by: Keith W. Harmon
 
Catherine Katrina <i>Hirsch</i> Fuhrer
Added by: Keith W. Harmon
 
Catherine Katrina <i>Hirsch</i> Fuhrer
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 Added: Nov. 19, 2010

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 Added: Jun. 29, 2010
 
 
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