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Henry Ricke
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Birth: Mar. 31, 1853
Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Death: Jan. 5, 1919
Marathon
Buena Vista County
Iowa, USA

RICKE, Henry: "Was born March 31, 1853, in Schleswig-Holstine, Germany, and died at his home in Marathon, Iowa, January 5, 1919. He came with his parents to America at the age of 5 years and settled at Dwight, Illinois where he grew to manhood. On February 26, 1879, he was married to Miss Mary Miller; they lived around Dwight, Illinois, and later moved to Iowa. To this union was born six children, Lillie Della, Sophia Rebecca, John Arthur, Jesse Franklin, Benjamin Albert, and Maude May. Henry also had a sister, Sophia Ricke (Peter) Steubenrach and one brother, Peter Ricke." (Henry was interred at Marathon Cemetery.)

 
 
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 Parents:
  Christian Ricke (____ - 1897)
  Maria Schultz Ricke (1817 - 1890)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Barbara Miller Ricke (1859 - 1926)*
 
 Children:
  Lillie Della Ricke Smith (1880 - 1952)*
  Sophia Rebecca Ricke Burkhart (1882 - 1952)*
  John Arthur Ricke (1885 - 1949)*
  Jesse Franklin Ricke (1887 - 1942)*
  Benjamin Albert Ricke (1889 - 1908)*
  Maude May Ricke Crowe (1892 - 1920)*
 
 Sibling:
  Henry Ricke (1853 - 1919)
  Sophia Stubenrauch (1859 - 1943)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Poland Township Cemetery
Marathon
Buena Vista County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: SuezieQ
Originally Created by: Conley Wolterman
Record added: Jan 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83939409
Henry Ricke
Added by: Holly Kirsch - Newhouse
 
Henry Ricke
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