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F. Hederick
Marion Twp.

F. Hederick was born in France on Oct. 16, 1845. In 1855 he left the land of his birth and came to America. He landed in New York, and from there came at once to Clayton County, and located on section 12, Marion Township, where he owns a finely cultivated farm of 333 acres. He was married to Sarah Mathews, in this county on July 4, 1873. She was born in the State of Ohio, Sept. 4, 1853. They have had two children--Emma, born May 24, 1874, and Frank, born Dec. 9, 1876, and died the same year. Mr. Hederick is known as an importer of blooded horses. He owns some of the finest French breeds, and made a trip to France in 1881 for the purpose of buying fine stock. He is also engaged in farming. In politics he is a Democrat.

source: History of Clayton County, Iowa, 1882, p. 931-932
transcribed by Sally Scarff and Marlene Chaney


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