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John Ferdinand DeJuren, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 6, 1870, Germany
Death: Mar. 12, 1947
Chicago
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Born in Riepe, Germany (source: dgtr. Sophie's IL Death Index info.). Immigrated in 1888. Naturalized 1892. Conductor for Chicago Surface Lines (street railway system). First marriage was in 1893 to Mary Ruedy, to which union were born eight children: Marie, John, Rose, Sophia, Henry, Agnes/Anna (twins), and Irene. After Mary's death in 1912, John remarried in 1917 to Mary Custer Ruedy (widow of his deceased brother-in-law Fred); this Mary died in 1937. The 1940 U.S. Federal Census shows John married to a third wife Anna M. DeJuren - she is listed as spouse on his IL Death Index record. Cemetery office has no record of a gravestone for John. 
 
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 Spouses:
  Mary Ruedy DeJuren (1876 - 1912)*
  Mary Custer DeJuren (1871 - 1937)*
 
 Children:
  John Ferdinand DeJuren (1896 - 1924)*
  Sophia Friederika DeJuren (1903 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Home Cemetery
Forest Park
Cook County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kathryn Haenggi Robinett
Record added: Nov 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100788794
John Ferdinand DeJuren, Sr
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