John H. Kann, son of Godfrey Kann, was born in Germany,
Dec. 26, 1823; he came to he United States with his
father in 1847. He entered as Government land eighty
acres of his present farm. Mr. Kann is an extensive and
successful farmer. He has over 60 acres of land, over 400
of it constituting the farm upon which he lives. His wife
was Annie U.S. Meyer, born in Germany. Mr. and Mrs. Kann
have four children Annie U. Katherine, Godfrey H.
and Annie. Mr. Kann resides on section 12.
source: History of Clayton
County, Iowa, 1882, p. 869-870
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