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From: Chuck Johnson <>
Subject: FTM,CD-318 , request for HONE look up please. Thanks
Date: Sun, 11 Apr 1999 16:27:53 +0100

HONE, August was listed on <> as being listed
1860-1869 census index.

Thanks in advance,
The info I have fyi,
August ‘Gustave’ Littman HONE (HOHN?) was born 1817 in Wittenberg Saxony
Germany and immigrated to the US prior to September 1854. He married
Gertrude WASMER (born 10 August 1830 in ?) and their first child, Felix
was born 12 September 1854 in Oswego, NY. During their years in Oswego
they had 9 more children; Francis ‘Frank’ (bn 22 Jun 1856 and baptized
at St. Marys Catholic Church, Oswego), Fromas ‘Fromie’ (bn 1858),
Philimina (bn 1862), Philip (bn 1864), Fabian S. (bn 1865), Vincent ( bn
1867), Agness Victoria (bn 1868), Julia (bn 1870) and Jerome ‘Romie’ (bn
1871). They owned a home and he worked as a peddler until they moved to
Racine, Wisconsin in about 1872. They had two more children after they
moved to Racine, Cosmas ‘Cause’ (bn 1873) and Vincentia ‘Vinnie’ (bn
?). August and family lived at 1656 Douglas ave. He worked as a rag
and junk peddler (G. Hone & Son; Gustave and Fielix) until he died 6
April 1897. Felix was married to Gertrude Margret PITZEN, on 24 Aug
1880 they had 10 children and lived at 1649 Milwaukee ave. from 1887.
Felix & Gertrude’s oldest child of 10, was my Grandfather Hubert
Clement HONE born on 12 Jan 1882.

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