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George Engel
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Birth: Dec. 5, 1824
Offwiller
Departement du Bas-Rhin
Alsace, France
Death: Dec. 21, 1905
Franklin Grove
Lee County
Illinois, USA

From The Helmerhaussen Collection, Citizens of Franklin Grove, Lee County: George Engel 1824-1905 emigrated in 1851 to the village of Franklin Grove. He was a skilled stonecutter and contributed to many of the buildings in town. He was also a member of the Independent Order Of Odd Fellows Lodge No. 409

Dixon Telegraph-21 Dec 1905-p.1, c.4-Obituary
Franklin Grove Citizen Dies;
George Engel, an old Lee County citizen, died this morning at 2 o'clock at his home at Franklin Grove. He is survived by two children. Mrs. Lena Engelberger, Cleveland, Ohio and William Engel, Clinton, Iowa. The funeral will be held Saturday at 2p.m. The deceased was 81 years of age on the fifth day of the present month. He has resided at Franklin Grove since 1851. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Margaret Schweissberger Engel (1828 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Franklin Grove Cemetery
Franklin Grove
Lee County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jennifer
Record added: Apr 01, 2014
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George Engel
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George Engel
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