Tapps, F.,



                                      Farmer, Sec. 1; P.O. Marshalltown; born in Germany in 1823; came to America in 1855, and to this county in 1867; owns 160 acres of land. He married Rosa Brobst in 1835; she was born in Germany; have seven children—August Carrie, Henry, Mena, William, Frederick and John. He enlisted in the 47th Wis. V.I., in the late war, and served until the regiment was mustered out.

                                      p.585, Liscomb Township




                             --Taken from “The History of Marshall County Iowa, Containing A History of the County, its Cities, Towns, &r.,” and published by Western Historical Company of Chicago in 1878.


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