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Atlas of Butler & Polk Counties, NE Pub, 1918

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Farmers' Directory of Center Precinct

Abbreviations: Sec., section; ac., acres; Wf., wife; ch., children; ( .), years in county; O., owner; R., renter.

Adkins, Lynn. Mother Maud. Ch. Lynn, Genevieve, Lloyd, Ray. P.O. Garrison, R. 1 R. 80 ac., sec. 18, and R. 40 ac., sec. 18. (18.) Owner, A. K. Adkins.

Aerts, Frank W. Wf. May; ch. Cecelia, Helen, Dorothy, Elizabeth, Theodore. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 240 ac., sec. 21 (33.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs and Short Horn Cattle.

Baroholomew, Henry. Wf. Mary; ch. John, Josie, Maggie, Peter, Leo, August, Anthony. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 120 ac., sec. 5, and O. 80 ac., sec. 4. (30.)

Behne, Andrew J. Wf. Julia; ch. Joe, Ludmila, Audry, Eddie, Birdie. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 12, and O. 160 ac., sec. 11, and O. 160 ac., sec. 1, and in Franklin Prec., O. 160 ac., sec. 36. (48.) Breeder of Chester White Hogs.

Behne, Henry. Wf. Mary; ch. Emma, Anna, Katie, Henry. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 320 ac., sec. 2 (45.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle.

Blei, Joe. Wf. Maggie. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 80 ac., sec. 8. (32.) Owner, Nickolas Halgoth.

Bougger, F. P. Wf. Katie; ch. Annie, Caroline, Josephine, Leo, Austin, Catherine. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 8, and O. 160 ac. Sec. 3, and in Franklin Prec., O. 80 ac., sec. 17, and O. 160 ac., sec. 18 (45.)

Brochtrup, Chas. Wf. Maggie; ch. Bernard, Lorenz. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 20. (30.) Owner, John Dehner.

Bruner, Anton. Wf. Veronika; ch. Anton J., John, Joseph, Louis, James, Anna. P. O. Brainard. O. 160 ac., sec. 13. (43.)

Bruner, Anton J. Wf. Veronika; ch. Lucy, Joe, Helen. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 27, and O. 80 ac., sec. 22 (36.)

Bruner, John. Wf. Mary; ch. Leonard E., Eleanora. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 13 (30.) Breeder of Belgian Draft Horses and Duroc Jersey Hogs.

Bruner, Joseph. Wf. Mary. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 28. (27.) Breeder of Duroc Jersey Hogs.

Bruner, Louis. Wf. Emma; ch. Joe. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 21, and O. 80 ac., sec. 16 (24.)

Byker John. Wf. Fannie; ch. Minnie, Joe, Viola, Etthac. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 155.12 ac., sec. 4. (20.) Owner, Priscilla McGee.

Chermak, Anton. Mother Mary. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec 13. (22.)

Chermak, F. J. Wf. Anna; ch. Mary, Katie, Rosie, Ludmila, James, Frank, George, Agnes, Theodore, Armost. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 36, and in Oak Creek Prec., O. 159.92 ac., sec. 31. (36.)

Coufal, Hubert. Wf. Mary; ch. Tom, Josie, Sophia, Hubert, Lillie, Stanley, Gertrude. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 26, and O. 80 ac., sec. 36, and O. 160 ac., sec 34. (40.)

Dobesch, Thomas Jr. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 26. (16.) Owner, Thomas Dobesch Sr.

Donaher, Cornelius. Wf. Mary; ch. Irene, Bernicee, Jerome, Gladys, Ogine. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 233.38 ac., sec. 3. (32.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle.

Donaher, Michael. Wf. Josephine; ch. Francis, Loretta, Blanch, Edward. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 4, and O. 57 ac., sec. 18. (33.) Breeder of Jersey Cattle.

Donaher, Richard. Wf. Eleanora; ch. Gertrude H., Donald M., Richard J. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 9. (30.) Buys and sell stock of all kinds.

Dus, Frank. Wf. Minnie. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 80 ac., sec. 24 (29.)

Eiting, Frank. Wf. Mabel; ch. Francis B., Marcella. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 120 Ac., sec. 21. (41.)

Eret, John. Wf. Anna; ch. Sylvia, Libby. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 35. (5.) Owner, Frank Moravec.

Farrell, John. Wf. May; ch. Anna, Stella, Jack, Joe, Mamie, Theressa. P. O. David City. R. 2.

O. 140 ac., sec. 29. (40.)

Fiala, John A. Wf. Francis; ch. Alice, Francis. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 25 (28.)

Owner, John Fiala.

Flynn, Thos. Wf. Katie; ch. Mary, Alice, Daniel, Mike, Leotan. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 10, and O. 120 ac., sec. 11. (36.)

Foral, Frank. Wf. Mary; ch. Frank, Vincent, Mary, Tillie, Emma, Toney. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 27. (14.)

Fox, John T. Wf. Maggie; ch. Earl, Virgil, Leo, Ligibith, Arthur, Jerome, Donald. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 240 ac., sec. 20, and O. 80 ac., sec 21. (40.) Breeder of Hereford Cattle and Poland China Hogs.

Gates, Frank. Wf. Henrietta; ch. Paul W., Doris N. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 17. (23.) Owner, Peter Vanderheinden.

Havel, Ludwig. Wf. Minnie; ch. Edwin, Wilfred. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 14. (28.) Owner, Frank Horacek.

Havlovic, V. J. Wf. Mary; ch. Emma, Mary, Rosie, Joseph, Lillie, John, Anna. P. O. Brainard, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 12, and O. 80 ac., sec. 13. (25.)

Hajek, Frank L. Wf. Bessie; ch. Agnes, Eddie, Frank. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 200 ac., sec. 33. (29.)

Hein, Nick. Wf. Frances; ch. Clara, Helen, Nick, Agnes, Eddie, Louis, Louise. P. O. David City, R. 3. O. 145 ac., sec. 6. (33.)

Helgoth, Frank. Wf. Helma C.; ch. Ernest, Howard. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 80 ac., sec. 17. (30.)

Helgoth, Nickolas. Wf. Julia; ch. George, Emma, Henry, Mary, Willie, Frank, Hattie, Charlie. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 240 ac., sec. 8, and O. 80 ac., sec. 17. (34.)

Hermsen, J. L. Wf.. Angiline; ch. Harold. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 156.58 ac., sec. 3. (30.) Owner, Mary Hermsen.

Hermsen, Mary. Ch. Peter, Katie, Minnie, Henry, Theodore, Hattie, Bertha, Joe. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 80., sec. 10, and O. 80 ac., sec. 3. (33.)

Hermsen, Peter. Wf. Clydie; ch. Wayne. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 80 ac., sec. 33. (32.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs.

Hewitt, T. E. Wf. Mary; ch. Eddie N., Roy M., Francis. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 18, and R. 80 ac., sec. 17. (22.) Breeder of Duroc Jersey Hogs. Owner, George Mattingly.

Heyman, Neal. Wf. Anna; ch. Mary. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 18 (13.) Owner, Heller Smith.

Hladky, Anton. Wf. Emma; ch. Adeline, Joe. P. O. Brainard. R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 24. (29.) Owner, William Witzel.

Hoffbauer, Jacob. Wf. Rosie; ch. Alivus, Andeline, Richard. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 200 ac., sec. 36. (12.)

Homolka, John J. Wf. Julia; ch. Rudolph, Joe, Jim, John, Hubert, George, Mary. P. O. Brainard. R. 120 ac., sec. 36, and R. 10 ac., sec. 30 in Oak Creek Prec. (23.) Owner, Joseph Loma.

Horacek, Anton. Wf. Mary; ch. Mary, Tillie, George. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 1, and O. 40 ac., sec. 12. (37.)

Horacek, Frank A. Mother. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 120 ac., sec. 19. (38.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle.

Horacek, Joseph A. Wf. Anna; ch. Adeline. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec, 12, and O. 40 ac., sec. 13. (26.)

Horsak, Louie. Wf. Anna; ch. Frank, Rosie. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R.120 ac., sec. 33. (2.) Owner, Frank Barbac.

Horacek, Stanley. Wf. Anna K.; ch. Stanley, Irence, Marsley. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 120 ac., sec. 28, and R. 120 ac., sec. 28. (29.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle and Duroc Jersey Hogs. Owner, Anton E. Horacek.

Hottovy, John E. Wf. Wilhemina; ch. Eleanora, William, Helen, Antonie, Agnes. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 158.30 ac., sec. 31. (31.)

Houser, C. F. Wf. Florence O.; ch. Edna B., Howard F., Pauline. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 80 ac., sec. 20, and R. 80 ac., sec 29. (13.) Owner, Mary Houser.

Jacobs, Henry. Wf. Rose; ch. Leo, Clara, Eleanora, Nellie, Louis, Margaret, Wilhelmina, Florence. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 80 ac., sec. 8, and R. 80 ac., sec. 9. (39.) Owner, Ellen Jacobs.

Keefe, Annie. Ch. Daniel, Eugene. P. O. Brainard. R. 1. O. 80 ac., sec. 3. (14.)

Kindler, L. L. Wf. Ruby; ch. Gerald, Maud, Louise. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O 115.59 ac., sec. 30. (38.) Owner, John Wickcaska.

Kindler, Toney. Ch. Hallie. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 80 ac., sec. 19, and R. 40 ac., sec. 30. (25.) Owner, A. K. Kindler.

Kirby, Edw. M. Wf. Henrietta; ch. Edward J. P.O. David City, R. 2. O. 80 ac., sec. 20, and O. 40 ac., sec. 19. (30.)

Kobza, Emil. Wf. Elizabeth. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 23. (22.) Breeder of Holstein Cattle. Owner, Helen Kobza.

Kozisek, Fred F. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 80 ac., sec. 13. (22.)

Kroft, Harry. Wf. Josephine; Gerald, Lyle. P. O. David City, R. 2.. R. 76.25 ac., sec. 5, and R. 120 ac., sec. 6. (32.) Owners, Wm. Litzens and A. A. Kirschner.

Lanspa, W. M. Wf. Mirel. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 22, and R. 80 ac., sec. 27. (21.) Owner, John Lanspa.

Limley, Jessie. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 152.20 ac., sec. 2. (34.)

Littelier, Frank. Wf. Minnie; ch. John P., Elizabeth, Anthoney C., Verona M., Francis. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 8 (38.)

Litty, Frank L. Wf. Margaret; ch. Florence, Andrew, Leo, Fred, Myrie, Emma, Johnnie, Loretta. P.O. David City, R. 2. R. 140.26 ac., sec. 6. (34.) Owner, Osterhout Becker.

Litzens, Geo. Wf. Nellie; ch. Elizabeth, Anna, Adelia. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 33. (29.) Owner, William Litzens.

Litzens, R. W. Wf. Mary; ch. Billy. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 240 ac., sec. 7. (30.) Owner Herman Daniels.

Marquis, Elma M. Ch. Lloyd, Ray. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. (32.)

Marquis, R. M. Wf. Ada; ch. Glenn. P.O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 66 ac., sec. 18, and O. 60 ac., sec. 13 in Union Prec. (30.) Breeder of Duroc Jersey Hogs.

Mazanec, Adolph. Wf. Hattie; ch. Raymond. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 11 (31.) Owner, Louisa Oehme.

Miller, Fred C. Wf. Minnie; ch. Alice N. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 220 ac., sec. 7. (35.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs.

Morissie, Ben. Wf. Katie; ch. Regina, Peter Anton, Katie, Henry, George, Lizzie. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 200 ac., sec. 16. (19.)

Oehma, John D. Wf. Mary A.; Ch. Adolph, Ethel. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 151.91 ac., sec. 1. (40.)

Palik, Rudolph. Wf. Fannie; ch. Joe, Edward, Emma, Cyril. Raymond, Mary. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 120 ac., sec. 29. (45.)

Polak, Joe. Wf. Ludmila; ch. Julia, Leo, Carl, Albert. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 12 (2.) Owner, A. Bongers.

Polacek, John V. Wf. Josie; ch. Agnes, Fred, Tillie, Sofa, James, Edward, Liddie, Willie. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 35. (44.)

Polak, Josephine. Ch. Rosie, Ivan, Agme, Joseph, Louis, Beatrice, Christina, Pauline, Ladislav. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 120 ac., sec. 24, and O. 79.38 ac., sec. 19 in Oak Creek Prec. (24.)

Puetz, Henry. Wf. Katie; ch. Matt, John, Rosie. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 320 ac., sec. 14, and O. 80 ac., sec. 1, and O. 80 ac., sec. 12. (26.) Breeder of White Face Cattle.

Rerucha, Jos. F. Wf. Helen; ch. Gertrude M., Grace E., Raymond. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 155.97 ac., sec. 31. (30.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs.

Rerucha, Rudolph L. Wf. Stazie; ch. Irene A., Lucile E., Everette, George. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 30 (30.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs.

Riha, Frank. Wf. Anna. P. O. David, R. 2. R. 80 ac., sec. 15. (9.) Owner, Martin Riha.

Ryda, Rudolph. Wf. Mary; ch. James, John, Mary, Emil, Rudolph, Frank, Alice, Ludmila. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 35. (30.)

Sabata, John. Wf. Anna; ch. Henry. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 10. (25.)

Scripter, H. C. Ch. Harold, Walter, Laura. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. R. 144.56 ac., sec. 18. (8.) Owner, Cora B. Hawthorne.

Semin, Fred C. Wf. Theressa; ch. Freddie, Agnes. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 26. (33.) Breeder of Red Poled Cattle.

Sims, Homer. Wf. Nellie; ch. Gertrude, Bernard, Maria, Margaret, Lucy, Lorenz, Agnes, Joseph. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 35. (14.) Owner, F. P. Bogger.

Sloup, Jacob V. Wf. Frances; ch. Mary, Martha, Frank. P. O. Brainard, R. 3. R. 113 ac., sec. 32. (12.) Owner, Anton Pekarek.

Soukup, Frank. Wf. Katie; ch. Joe, Helen, Edward, Raymond. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 320 ac., sec. 34. (32.)

Sowers, Peter. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 40 ac., sec. 15, and O. 160 ac., sec. 10. (45.)

Stager, Frank. Wf. Annie; ch. William, Ernie. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 9. (40.) Owner, M. J. Fox.

Suchx, Frank. Wf. Anna; ch. Eddie, Raymond. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 200 ac., sec. 11. (10.) Breeder of Short Horn Cattle. Owner, Frank Polacek.

Svoboda, John. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 33. (22.) Owner, John Svoboda.

Swanda, Frank. Wf. Mary; ch. Edwin. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 14. (14.) Owner, Anna M. Bunting.

Theween, Johanna. Ch. Hattie, Phillip, John, Frank, Joe, Sofa, Mary, Martin, Willie, Lizzie. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 208.50 ac., sec. 16, and O. 17.54 ac., sec. 16. (45.)

Theween, Johanna. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 80 ac., sec. 10. (20.)

Theween, Martin. P. O. David, R. 2. R. 208.50 ac., sec. 16. (25.) Owner, Johanna Theween.

Theween, Peter J. Wf. Mary; ch. Amelia, Martha, Mary, Hilda. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 157.23 ac., sec. 4. (41.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs.

Theween, Phillip. Wf. Elizabeth; ch. Matthew, Gilbert, Myrie, Loretta, Carl, Clara, Heard, Ethel. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 27, and R. 160 ac., sec. 26. (25.) Owner, Johanna Theween.

Toman, Martin. Wf. May C.; ch. Ivan. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 25. (40.) Owner, Anton Chemok.

Tyral, Martin. Wf. Mary; ch. Victoria, Ludvik, Frank, Method, Albert, Louis. P. O. Brainard. R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 23, and O. 84 ac., sec. 16. (25.)

Tejral, M. V. Wf. Mary. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 80 ac., sec. 16. (30.)

Vamlon, Peter. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 290 ac., sec. 15. (34.) Owner, Maggie Van Lom.

Van Bommel, Henry. Wf. Anna; ch. Edward, Willie, Charlie. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 200 ac., sec. 5. (36.)

Van Bommel, Peter. Wf. Josie; ch. Margaret. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 154.23 ac., sec. 6. (28.) Owner, Johanna Van Bommel.

Vavra, Jas. W. Wf. Francis; ch. Emil, Adolph, Agnes. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 150.40 ac., sec. 2. (30.) Owner, Jas. Vavra.

Vandenburg, A. Wf. Mary I.; ch. Henrietta, Martha, Henry, Clements, Albert. P. O. David City, R. 2. O. 160 ac., sec. 22, ad R. 160 ac., sec. 22. (22.)

Vanderheiden, Joe. Wf. Deliah; ch. Sylvester, Louis, Delors. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 23. (25.) Owner, Fredericka Vanderheiden.

Van Lom, Raymond. Wf. Bertha; ch. Dallis, Lewis, June. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 230 ac., sec. 15. (40.) Owner, Maggie Van Lom.

Veleba, Frank V. Wf. Lillie; ch. Eddie, Mary, Martha. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 120 ac., sec. 30. (40.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs.

Vendenrock, Anton. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 32 (8.) Owner, Mary Hermson.

Vrbka, Frank. Wf. Karlina; ch. Frank J., Edward J., Joe L., Emil, Louis, John, James, Carrie. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 25, and O. 80 ac., sec. 24. (34.)

Wrede, Frank. Wf. Bessie; ch. Dayle, Dean. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. R. 119.63 ac., sec. 30. (35.) Owner, Julius Wrede.

Witzel, Carl. Wf. Evelyn; Ch. Walter. P. O. Brainard, R. 1. R. 160 ac., sec. 25, and in Oak Creek Prec., O. 40.10 ac., sec. 30. (28.) Breeder of Red Pole Cattle. Owner, William Witzel.

Witzel, William Jr. Wf. Clara; ch. Carl, Ella, Florence, Leona, Laura, Margaret. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 160 ac., sec. 23. (37.) Owner, William Witzel Sr.

Zegers, George. Wf. Anna; ch. Gerald, Anthony, Virgil, Gilbert, Margaretta, Jacob. P. O. David City, R. 2. R. 240 ac., sec. 9. (35.) Owner, Ella Jacobs.

Zegers, P. M. Wf. Anna; ch. Clarietta, John, Lawrence, Louis, Francis. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 186 ac., sec. 19. (36.) Owner, Gilbert Zegers.

Zegers, Wm. Wf. Ella; ch. Donald. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 73.38 ac., sec. 19. (32.)

Zima, Frank Jr. Wf. Mollie. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. R. 180 ac., sec. 29. (23.) Breeder of Poland China Hogs. Owner, Frank Zima Sr.

Zima, Jos. Wf. Agnes; ch. Raymond, Edwin. P. O. Garrison, R. 1. O. 160 ac., sec. 32. (33.)

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