Obituary 2-fer: Carl Hitzemeyer and Johann Braun, 1886
Sauk City has lost two of its old settlers by death. Carl Hitzemeyer was born in Waldeck in 1811 and a resident of Sauk City since 1840, first as a carpenter, then as a farmer ; and born in 1809 in Greifswald, and based in Sauk since 1852, carpenter Johann Braun has departed this life. Mr. Braun was also an able winegrower and beekeeper.
Der Herold, 19 Feb 1886
[translation: G. Rebholz; a plain image is available from the poster.]
Milwaukee's German Newspapers; an index of death notices and related items; (1844-1950) / compiled and edited by Gary R. Rebholz.