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Morris Fleck
Jefferson Twp.

Morris Fleck, of the firm of Fleck, Bluding & Co., Guttenberg, was born at Nordhausen, Germany, in 1821. He came to the United States in 1842 with his father's family, who located on a farm in Lewis County, Mo. His brother August engaged in business. They came here in May, 1850, and established a general mercantile business, which partnership continued until the death of his brother in 1876. They wee in business together a period of thirty- two years. His brother was the elder, having been born in 1817. Neither of them ever married. Since the death of August, the firm is known as Fleck, Bluding & Co.

source: History of Clayton County, Iowa, 1882, p. 867
transcribed by Sally Scarff and Marlene Chaney


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