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John Henry Laufer
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Birth: Jan. 27, 1878
Adams County
North Dakota, USA
Death: 1956, USA

1910 census, John and Nellie, with twin daughters are living in Clayton twp, Clayton Co, Iowa. They are neighbor to George Davis and Marvin Ronquist, also Nellie's mother Mary Faber. John is renting a farm.

WW I draft registration: John Henry Laufer, Leigh, Adams Co, No. Dak. Age 40 born Jan 27, 1878. Farming in Leigh, No. Dak. Nearest relative: Mrs. Nellie C. Laufer, Leigh, Adams Co, No. Dak. Medium height, medium build, blue eyes, dark hair. Signed Sept. 12, 1918 in Hettinger, No. Dakota.

1920 they had moved to Cedar twp, Adams Co, North Dakota, where they are living with and working for John's widowed father Simon Laufer.
They returned to Iowa before the 1925 Iowa state census was taken for Clayton twp, Clayton Co.
In the 1930 census for Clayton Co, IA. John is widowed; Ethel 19 and Lucile 17 are living with him, as well as Edward 8 and Donald almost 3 years old. 
Family links: 
  Nellie Faber Laufer (1885 - 1929)*
  Marie E. Laufer Blackwell (1908 - 1978)*
  Ethel Florence Laufer Thomas (1910 - 1998)*
  Lucille Laufer Davis (1914 - 1967)*
  Edward J Laufer (1921 - 2016)*
  Donald L. Laufer (1926 - 2004)*
*Calculated relationship
Saint Marys Catholic Church Cemetery
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Ter
Record added: Nov 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80221034
John Henry Laufer
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 Added: Mar. 19, 2012

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