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 Katherine <I>Simon</I> Allmann

Katherine Simon Allmann

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Death 29 Feb 1936 (aged 60)
Burial Waconia, Carver County, Minnesota, USA
Memorial ID 86860430 · View Source
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Katherine Simon was born in Waconia, MN on April 24th, 1875. Her father was John A. Simon, born in Baltimore, MD and her mother was Margareta Morman who was born in Berlin, Germany in November, 1846 and came to America in 1856. Margareta had one brother, Ben and two sisters who lived in St. Paul MN. Katherine had 11 siblings. Katherine's father John served in the Civil War from August 1864 to June 1865 and was wounded. His name is mentioned in the book "Minnesota in the Civil and Indian Wars" on page 493. Katherine married William Allmann who was born in Waconia, MN in a log cabin. Katherine and William had 5 children including Gertrude (Clifford Branigan), Raymond (Lydia Lenzen), Alphonse (Agnes Knosowski), George (unmarried), and an infant son who lived only 3 hours. The infant was buried with his father, William. Katherine and William owned a 40 acre farm in Waconia, but eventually rented out the farm and lived at the North Star Hotel in Waconia, which was run by Ben Simon. They moved again to Williams fathers' larger 250 acre farm. Katherine was small, shy and sweet. She worked very hard on the farm and kept a garden. She was a wonderful cook and baker. She like to dance, play cards and whistle. Katherine died at St. Mary's hospital in Minneapolis, MN of pneumonia on Feb, 29th, 1936.


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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Katherine Simon Allmann (24 Apr 1875–29 Feb 1936), Find A Grave Memorial no. 86860430, citing Saint Joseph Cemetery, Waconia, Carver County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Barb (contributor 47985479) .