First Lime Township Settler Lived Year in Bank House

Frank Franciscus
Issue Date: 
Summer 1997

German immigrant Matthias Dehumacher and his wife Anna were the township’s first settlers in 1855, living first in an abode made of bark, later in a log house still occupied by family members in 1942.

Key Word Search Terms: 
Schumacher, Bavarra, Keuchler, McGraw, Moses, Boehland, Winnebago Agency