Christian “Chris” Bourree

  • Birth 16 Mar 1870 Laubach, Gießener Landkreis, Hessen, Germany
  • Death 1950 Queens County, New York, USA
  • Burial Knox County, Maine, USA
  • Memorial ID 8070155

Son of Johannes "John" Bourree II and Marie Catharine Rieb of Laubach, Hesse, Germany.

Christian Bourree emigrated in 1899 settling in Wilkes-Barre, PA where his two sisters (Marie and Elsie) were settled. He was trained as a baker in his native Germany and became the head baker for Horn and Hardart. He eventually moved to New York City to continue his fine work for the company and the Automat. He and his wife Rosa bought an island in Maine and chose to have their final resting place in the state of Maine.

His sister Marie Bach is buried Trucksville, PA; Elsie Bourree was buried in Forty-Fort, PA and other sister Barbara Elisabethe Beranck is buried in Hamburg, Germany


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  • Maintained by: Sarah
  • Originally Created by: MRS
  • Added: 8 Nov 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8070155
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Christian “Chris” Bourree (16 Mar 1870–1950), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8070155, citing Criehaven Cemetery, Knox County, Maine, USA ; Maintained by Sarah (contributor 47929957) .