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Fred Merk, Sr
Birth: Jun. 5, 1876, Germany
Death: Nov. 3, 1927
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA

~My Grandfather

Shared monument with Louise.

In 1912 came to America, Volga Germans From Russia.
As many came as possible. They only had the clothes in their suitcases and a dream for a better life. They settled in Fresno, Ca. Thank you my grandparents for the courage to come to a country, they didn't know the language. didn't have a job, just a dream....I offen wonder what a life it would of been for them in Russia..
My grandparents, I thank you...

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God Bless all the wonderful people that has left a flower for my family. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Louise Busch Merk (1881 - 1966)
 
 Children:
  Fred Merk (1903 - 1968)*
  Mollie Reinhardt Merk Barber (1910 - 2000)*
  Annie Merk (1921 - 1921)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mountain View Cemetery
Fresno
Fresno County
California, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 27, 2000
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