My great grandfather's name was Fred Uthe. He was born in Berlin,Germany. He had many sons with spouse Sarah Frye. One of his sons was my grandfather, John Christopher Uthe. He was born in Benton County,Iowa. A few of his brothers lived in or near Madison,S.D. I am interested in finding more info re: Fred or Fredrick Uthe. I am glad to help you, if I can. Also am interested in info.