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Louis H. BRUNS

Male 1852 - Bef 1920  (< 67 years)


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  • Name Louis H. BRUNS 
    Born 28 Nov 1852  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 1920  Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Res. Anoka, Minn.

      From “Hiustory of Anoka County” by Albert M. Goodrich, published in 1905:
      “Louis H. Bruns was born in Chicago Nov. 28, 1852. He learned the trade of a watchmaker and jeweler and in 1872 came to Anoka. Here he worked his trade for a short time and then engaged in the jewelry business on his own account, in which business he is still engaged. He is also a silled optician. Mr. Bruns was married April 15, 1875, to Lizzie A. Leeman.”

      1880 Census: MN: Anoka, Anoka: ED#41, p. 30D, p. 46 of 56:
      Brims, Louis H., 27, jeweler, born in IL, father and mother born in Germany;
      Lizzie, 25, wife, keeping house, born in MN, father and mother born in ME;
      Ralph H., 2, son, born in MN, father born in IL, mother born in MN.

      1900 Census: MN: Anoka: Anoka, 2nd ward, p. 11 of 24:
      Bruns, Louis H., head, Nov. 1852, 47, married for 24 years, born in IL, father and mother born in Germany, merchant, jewelry;
      Elizabeth, wife, Aug 1854, 45, married for 24 years, has had 2 children, both living, born in MN, father and mother born in ME;
      Ralph H., son, Dec. 1877, 22, single, born in MN, father born in IL, mother born in MN;
      Dora M., daughter, Apr 1883, 17, single, born in in MN, father born in IL, mother born in MN.

      1910 Census: MN: Anoka: Anoka: 2 wd., p. 4 of 24:
      Bruns, L. H., head, 57, widowed, born in IL, father and mother born in Germany, jeweler, retail store;
      Ralph H., son, 32, single, born in MN, father born in IL, mother born in MN, jeweler, retail store;
      plus housekeeper and her child.
    Person ID I3392  Lowell&Block
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 

    Family Lizzie O. LEEMAN,   b. Aug 1854, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1910, Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 15 Apr 1875  Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Ralph H. BRUNS,   b. Dec 1877, Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Dora M. BRUNS,   b. Apr 1883, Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F1239  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Nov 1852 - Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Apr 1875 - Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Bef 1920 - Anoka, Anoka, Minnesota, USA Link to Google Earth
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