Julius was born in Hanover in 1851. He married Augusta Ritzau. The 1880 census of San Francisco says Augusta was born in Brazil, 1900 says Uruguay. They had five children, Amelia, Josephine, Annie, Julius and Clara.1880 says the father was a musician, 1900 keeping a coal yard, 1910 grocer. Julius Jr. married Louise Murphy. Additional info appreciated.