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Edward Germar
Sperry Twp.

Edward Germar was born in Guttenberg, May 28, 1860. He was the son of Henry and Theresa (Bremer) Germar. He passed his early life in Guttenberg, attending school until he was fifteen years of age. He then went into the boot and shoe shop of Philip Kirch, and learned his trade. After serving his apprecticeship of three years, he removed to Elkader with his parents. He remained there until the spring of 1882, when he removed to Volga City, and now keeps a boot and shoe shop in that place. Mr. Germar was married Jan. 8, 1882, to Lena Breitauer. Politically Mr. Germar is a Republican.

source: History of Clayton County, Iowa, 1882, p. 1095
transcribed by Sally Scarff and Marlene Chaney


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