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John Nicholas Bach
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Birth: Jul. 26, 1841
Death: Jul. 12, 1915
Illinois, USA

NICHOLAS BACH
JULY 26, 1841 - JULY 12, 1915

J. N. BACH.

JOHN NICHOLAS BACH WAS BORN IN VOELLERDINGEN, ELSASS-LORRRAINE, JULY 26, 1841, AND PASSED AWAY AT HIS HOME IN THIS CITY SUNDAY MORNING, JULY 18, AGED 73 YEARS, 11 MONTHS AND 23 DAYS.

MR. BACH CAME TO AMERICA IN DECEMBER 1880, AND SETTLED ON A FARM NEAR WISNER, CUMMING COUNTY, NEB., WHERE HE RESIDED UNTIL THE SPRING OF 1892, WHEN HE MOVED TO ILLINOIS AND SETTLED NORTH OF FORREST. HE CONTINUED TO RESIDE THERE UNTIL 1902, WHEN HE MOVED TO THIS CITY, WHERE HE MADE HIS HOME UNTIL HIS DEATH.

BESIDES HIS WIFE HE IS ALSO SURVIVED BY THREE SONS, J. N., OF THIS CITY; PETER, OF FORREST, AND EMIL, OF WISNER, NEB. BESIDES THE IMMEDIATE RELATIVES HE LEAVES TO MOURN HIS LOSS A HOST OF FRIENDS. THE DECEASED WAS AN HONEST, UPRIGHT CITIZEN, A MEMBER OF THE GERMAN APOSTOLIC CHURCH OF THIS CITY, AND HELD IN HIGH ESTEEM BY ALL WHO KNOW HIM.

THE FUNERAL SERVICES WERE HELD FROM HIS HOME CHURCH IN THIS CITY TUESDAY AFTERNOON, REV. JACOB PLATTNER, OF GOODFIELD, OFFICIATING, AND WERE LARGELY ATTENDED, A LARGE NUMBER BEING HERE FROM OUT OF TOWN. INTERMENT WAS MADE IN THE FAIRBURY CEMETERY
(Obit furnished by contributor Lois and Daughters)

 
 
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 Spouse:
  Caroline Meiss Bach (1846 - 1922)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery
Fairbury
Livingston County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Row 1
GPS (lat/lon): 40.74336, -88.50567
 
Created by: Byron & Mable Ramseyer Z...
Record added: May 24, 2007
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John Nicholas Bach
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 Added: Jun. 17, 2007
 
 
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