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Francis Xavier "Frank" Gamerl
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Birth: Dec. 3, 1837
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death: Jun. 26, 1917
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA

Francis Xavier Gamerl was born in Laaber, Kingdom of Bavaria (modern-day Germany). He immigrated to the United States in 1865.

Frank was married to Elizabeth Koehlmeyer on Oct. 23, 1865 in Waterloo, Illinois, and they had four children. After she died, Frank was married to Kate Grimes on June 22, 1884 in St. Joseph, Missouri, and they had a son, Philip. After she died, Frank was married to Karoline Wilhelmina Bode on Nov. 30, 1889 in St. Joseph, Missouri, and they had a son, Martin.

Frank owned a series of saloons in St. Joseph. The family tale is that Jesse James was one of his regular patrons.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Karoline Wilhelmina Bode Gamerl (1862 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Adam Henry Gamerl (1871 - 1928)*
  Henry Gamerl (1875 - 1901)*
  Philip E Gamerl (1885 - 1961)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: The deceased was my great-great-great-grandfather. -TC
 
Burial:
Mount Mora Cemetery
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Plot: E of N 1/3, Section F, Block 13, Lot 2
 
Created by: Trish Coate
Record added: May 18, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26928591
Francis Xavier Frank Gamerl
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