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Julius FechtAge: 74 years18491924

Julius Fecht
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Birth October 10, 1849 30 25
Birth of a brotherEmil J. Fecht
August 1853 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterEmma Fecht
March 1856 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherAlbert Fecht
February 19, 1858 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterAugusta Victoria Fecht
March 1860 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a sisterEugenia Paulina “Jennie” Fecht
June 29, 1862 (Age 12 years)
Birth of a sisterOtelia B. Fecht
September 24, 1867 (Age 17 years)
Death of a sisterAugusta Victoria Fecht
February 2, 1896 (Age 46 years)
Cause: Typhoid (from bad milk)
Death of a fatherEugene Fecht
December 15, 1904 (Age 55 years)
Cause: marsmus senilis
Death of a motherMaria Walburga Wurth
August 15, 1906 (Age 56 years)
Cause: Inflammed gall bladder
MarriageFlora Bella DrakeView this family
January 15, 1908 (Age 58 years)
Death of a wifeFlora Bella Drake
June 22, 1908 (Age 58 years)
Cause: suicide
Death of a sisterIda Helena Fecht
March 24, 1913 (Age 63 years)
Death of a sisterHelen Fecht
after 1920 (Age 70 years)

Death January 19, 1924 (Age 74 years)
Cause of death: cancer
Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: November 9, 1843Helig Kreuz RC church, Stein Am Kocher, Baden
16 years
younger sister
-10 years
-5 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
6 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
5 years
younger sister
Family with Flora Bella Drake - View this family
Marriage: January 15, 1908Ottumwa, IA


Mysterious childhood - not shown on any census' or immigration docs. First lived in Detroit, then in MO, then finally in IA. After wife Anna died, lived in various bording houses. First cigar maker in Ottumwa, IA. Big factory; mentioned in local history books.

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Fecht Cigars.pdf
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