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The Koch Family of Wisconsin

Updated September 15, 2003

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August Koch immigrated to Wisconsin from the Baden area of southern Germany. The senior August Koch, born and married in Prussia, joined other family members in Baden prior to leaving for America. They obviously had received letters from the Kocher's and others who had emigrated some years earlier.

August Koch - Born February 21, 1816 in Saxony, Weimar, Eisenach, Prussia. Died February 18, 1908 in Barton, Wisconsin, USA and is buried in the Union Cemetary, Campbellsport, WI.

His son, August Koch, my great grandfather, was born in Barton, WI on 27 Sep. 1859 and died 5 Feb. 1930. He married Auguste Louise Kocher on 14 April 1884. My grandfather, Edwin John Koch, was the 4th of their 12 children.

Direct descendants now number 8 generations 843 relatives.

 
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