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Dietrich Heinrich "Dick" Jurgens
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Birth: 1874, Germany
Death: Sep. 5, 1923
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA

Dietrich or "Dick" Jurgens was the father of popular 1930's & 1940's bandleader, Richard "Dick" Jurgens and father of, Wilfred "Will" Jurgens, who was his brothers personal manager.
He and his wife, Clara, ran a grocery store in Sacramento, California, at the corner of 10th and J streets, dating back into the WWI time period. It's been said that Dietrich was the one who encouraged his son, Dick, as well as, Will, to take up musical instruments and to study music. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Clara Matilda Erath Jurgens (1887 - 1963)
 
 Children:
  Wilfred C. Jurgens (1913 - 1986)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
East Lawn Memorial Park
Sacramento
Sacramento County
California, USA
Plot: Rose Court , in wall, second row from bottom
 
Created by: Roland J. Dillon Boulwar...
Record added: Jun 29, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27897987
Dietrich Heinrich Dick Jurgens
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Dietrich Heinrich Dick Jurgens
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