Army Backman, Charles A., 27, Lime Ridge ; pvt 7co rctdep ; U. S.; dd (pneu) Nov 5, ’18. Bauer, Forrest C., 30, Baraboo; pvt 161depbrig; U. S.; dd (pneu) Oct 10, ’18. Behnke, Charles H., 27, Merrimac; corp 4bn USG; overseas; k (accidentally shot) Sept 27, ’18. Bennett, Clyde, 19, Reedsburg; pvt 1cl 128inf;
R. G. Patterson, merchant and stock-dealer, was born in the North of Ireland, September 25, 1845. Came to America with his father in 1848, and located in Sauk County, Wis. Came to Jewell County, Kan., in 1871, and took a homestead two miles east of Omio, where he now lives. Engaged in general merchandising in
Hiram Jerome Todd7, (Amos6, Dan5, Charles4, Gideon3, Michael2, Christopher1) born Nov. 14, 1828, died April 29, 1901, married Oct. 26, 1852, Charlotte Coates, who was born Sept. 24, 1834, died June 12, 1909, while she was visiting her son in Painesville, Ohio. He died at the old home in Merrimack, Wis., where they had lived
LAVAKE, Mary Elizabeth Todd8 , (Silas7, Elam6, Edmund5, Christopher4, Samuel3, Samuel2, Christopher1) born Aug. 22, 1839, married John M. Lavake. She lives in Spring Green, Sauk County, Wis. Children: I. Addie, m. and has two children. II. Oscar, m. and has two children. III. Warren, m. and has four children. IV. Homer, m. and has
CRAMER, May M. Todd8, (Hiram J.7, Amos6, Dan5, Charles4, Gideon3, Michael2, Christopher1) born April 26, 1860, married S. F. Cramer. In 1911 they were living in Merrimack, Wis. Child: I. Earl L., who married and had issue: (1) Stella May.
Irving Hill, of this sketch, is one of the citizens of prominence in Lawrence, who is identified with the younger generation in the promotion of its industries, its finances and its civic affairs. He is of good Scotch blood, and comes naturally by his traits of intellectual and business acumen. William Hill, his father, was
Charles Elsworth Nippert, son of George and Sarah Nippert, was born at Prairie du Sac, Wisconsin, November 18, 1863, and died at his home in Galva, Iowa, January 5, 1942, having attained the age of 78 years, one month, and 18 days. He came to northwest Iowa in early manhood when it was still raw