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Caroline Wilhelmina Merkel Bretthauer
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Birth: Oct. 23, 1864
Kendall County
Illinois, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1934
Calhoun County
Iowa, USA

Daughter of Christian Merkel and Johanna Baie. Married August Heinrich Ferdinand Bretthauer, Jr. married February 25, 1883 in Immanual Lutheran Church, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois. They had nine children:
[1]Helen Wilhelmina Johanna Sophia Bretthauer, January 16, 1884, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[2]Alvin George Bretthauer, March 11, 1891, Yorkville, Kendkall Co., ILLinois
[3]Martin August Bretthauer, June 29, 1885, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[4]Clara Ida Bretthauer, March 23, 1887, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[5]Edward Bretthauer, August 15, 1889, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[6]Herman "Ham" William George Bretthauer, March 6, 1893, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[7]Elsie Julia Sophia Bretthauer, October 23, 1899, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[8]Raymond Christian Bretthauer, November 17, 1901, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[9]Leroy Rheinhol Bretthauer, July 5, 1903, Yorkville, Kendall Co., ILLinois.
[3]Martin August Bretthauer, June 29, 1885 
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  Alvin G Bretthauer (1891 - 1951)*
  Raymond Christian Bretthauer (1901 - 1996)*
  Leroy Bretthauer (1903 - 1928)*
*Calculated relationship
Union Cemetery
Calhoun County
Iowa, USA
Created by: David L. Bush
Record added: Oct 25, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9707044
Caroline Wilhelmina <i>Merkel</i> Bretthauer
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Caroline Wilhelmina <i>Merkel</i> Bretthauer
Added by: David L. Bush
Caroline Wilhelmina <i>Merkel</i> Bretthauer
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Rest In Peace And God Bless
- Ginny Babb
 Added: Nov. 18, 2004

- David L. Bush
 Added: Oct. 25, 2004

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