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OCONTO COUNTY
Wisconsin
FAMILIES and BIOGRAPHIES

.JUHRE.
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Julius Juhre was born Dec 1847 (1900 Fed Census), in Germany as were both his parents. He came to America in 1858, at the age of 11 years, and was a naturalized citizen by 1900. That same year he was age 52 and had been married 31 years. He owned a farm in Little Suamico, Oconto County, Wisconsin. He died in Racine, Wisconsin, after 1930. His wife was Frederica Koenig. She was born in Wisconsin July 1855. Both her parents had been born in Germany and she came to America in 1860 at the age of 5 years. By 1900 she had given birth to 10 children, 8 of whom were living. Frederica died between 1900 and 1920.

Children of Julius and Fredericka, all born in Wisconsin, were (1900 Federal Census):
    Helen, born October 1881.
    Charles, born March 1885.
    Walter, born July 1886.
    Reinold, born February 1888.
    Howard, born November 1891
    David, born April 1894

Little Suamico Cemetery lists the following Juhre deaths (all in plot 43):

    JUHRE, Josephine JC  age 5, 9 mo  died 1/5/1881 
    JUHRE, Julius   age not given  died 8/0/1897      
    JUHRE, Eddie  age 1  born June 03, 1889   died 12/7/1890   son of J & F Juhre
    JUHRE, Willie  1 mo  born Nov. 08, 1890   died12/7/1890    son of J & F Juhre
 
Marriages in Oconto County Pre 1907:
    Lina (Helen?) Juhre   22 Oct 1900
 

In 1920, Julius Juhre was age 71 years and widowed; living in Racine, Wisconsin, in the home of his son Charles and his family. Ida, wife of Charles, was age 33 years and born in Wisconsin. Her mother was also born in Wisconsin. Her father was born in Prague (Europe) and spoke Bohemian.
Children of  Charles Juhre and wife Ida, all born in Wisconsin were :
    Richard C., age 10.
    Grace, age 2 years 4 months.

The 1930 Federal Census has Julius Juhre, age 81, as head of his own household on Meade Street in Racine. He is married to Evelyn, age 60. She was born in Germany, as were both her parents, and came to America in 1884. No others are living in that household.



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