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Frederick August Grosser

Frederick August Grosser

Male 1841 - 1917  (75 years)

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  • Name Frederick August Grosser 
    Nickname "August" 
    Born 07 Nov 1841  Schmiedegrund, Reichenbach, Schlesien, Preussen Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Sønn av Frederick Grosser og Rosina Legler. [1]
    Gender Male 
    Immigration 04 Jun 1865  USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Reiste fra Hamburg 18.mai 1865 med Britannia.
      Reisen gikk via Hull og Liverpool.

      I sistnevnte by gikk han av og reiste videre til USA med Pennsylvania 23.mai. Ankomst New York den 4.juni. [1]
    Occupation Bef 1866  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Smed. 
    • I 1866 Chicago City Directory publisert av Edwards, er August Grosser nevnt som blacksmith, H.Enthof, Schroer & co, resident 118 Liberty.

      Firmaet Enthof, Schroeder & Co er i 1865 nevnt som wagon makers, 48 Canal, altså beliggende like vest for Chicago River.

      Før 1893 har han en butikk i Beloit og Madison i Forest Park.

      Bildet av denne butikken er tatt i 1893.

      He established and operated a blacksmith shop in Forest Park which served the horse drawn trolley line for several years. He and his family helped establish and were active members of Forest Park Baptist Church.

      Høyde ca 6'6", og vekt ca 350 lbs. [1]
    Grosser August smedbutikk Forest Park  Chicago 1893.jpg
    Grosser August smedbutikk Forest Park Chicago 1893.jpg
    August Grosser's smedbutikk i Forest Park, Chicago 1893.
    Residence Aft 1867  Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Like etter bryllupet flyttet de to til Kankakee, hvor de bodde i 4-5 år. Deres første 3 barn er født her. [1]
    Residence Abt 1872  Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Madison Street, Harlem. 
    • Bodde i 162 Madison Street (nevnt her ved flere anledninger 1892-1907).

      I mellom 1908 og 1916 er adressen nevnt som 7502 Madison Street. [1, 2]
    Naturalization 17 Oct 1876  Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Amerikansk statsborger (27.oktober?). 
    Died 19 May 1917  Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Dødsårsak: Fatty degeneration of heart. [1]
    Buried 22 May 1917  Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Forest Home Cemetery.
    Grosser August Fr og Christina fVorass gravsted.jpg
    Grosser August Fr og Christina fVorass gravsted.jpg
    Frederick August og Christina Grosser's gravsted.
    Person ID I10363  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2016 

    Family Christina Dorothea Friederike Vorass, "Grosser",   b. 30 Sep 1841, Templin, Uckermark, Brandenburg, Tyskland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1887, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Married 1867  Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Lydia Grosser,   b. Aft 1867,   d. Jun 1873  (Age < 4 years)  [Birth]
     2. Edward Ernest Grosser,   b. Aft 1867  [Birth]
    +3. William Frederick Grosser,   b. 26 May 1870, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jul 1938, Maywood, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
     4. Martha Grosser,   b. 05 Feb 1872, Kankakee, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jul 1949, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Gustave Adolph Grosser,   b. 20 Dec 1873, Lyons, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Sep 1964, River Forest, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)  [Birth]
     6. Lucy Louise Grosser, "Richter",   b. 26 Oct 1875, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1955, Madison, Lake, South Dakota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [Birth]
    +7. Ida Emelia Grosser, "Marx",   b. 07 Aug 1879, Lyons, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jul 1967, Houston, Harris, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
    +8. Frederick A Grosser,   b. 27 Nov 1881, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1971, River Forest, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     9. Minna Grosser,   b. 23 Nov 1886, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Jul 1887, Forest Park, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)  [Birth]
    Photos
    Grosser August og Christina fVorass m familien.jpg
    Grosser August og Christina fVorass m familien.jpg
    Familien August og Christina Grosser.
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2016 
    Family ID F4214  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Grosser August Fr.jpg
    Grosser August Fr.jpg
    Smed Frederick August Grosser (1841-1917).

  • Sources 
    1. [S713] Slektsforsker Rhoda Mackenzie (Reliability: 1).

    2. [S100] US Census 1880 (Reliability: 2).


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