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GEORGE ZUMHOF

Linwood Cemetery
Dubuque County, Iowa
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Posted on Jan-14-2014 by CHERYL MOONEN
GEORGE ZUMHOF, of the firm of George Zumhof & Sons, packers, corner of Clay and Fourth streets, Dubuque; is a native of Hanover, Germany, and was born Jan. 9, 1821; he grew up to manhood there and learned the bakery trade; in 1845 he emigrated to America, and lived in Philadelphia two years, and came to Dubuque April 24, 1847; the second day after he came, he began work for Con't.

Posted on Jan-14-2014 by CHERYL MOONEN
Lucius Langworthy in 1849, he began the bakery business, and continued in that business for twelve years, he also carried on the ice business for eleven years; in 1851, he built the old Mississippi House; he engaged in his present business in 1870. He has been a member of the I.O.O.F. since 1849, and a member of the Masonic Order since 1853. When Mr. Zumhof came to this country he only Con't.

Posted on Jan-14-2014 by CHERYL MOONEN
$50, and he has carried on business successfully over thirty years. In 1852, he married Miss Mary Wilhelm, a native of Switzerland; they have had fourteen children-only seven living-Wilhelmina, George, Emma, Clara, Tillie, William and Bertha.

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