Searching for desc. of August Gamm. Born in Mecklenburg, Germany Aug. 8 1827. He married Sophie Bliefernicht April 11, 1852. Leaving for America the day after the wedding. Settling in Watertown. With his father-in-law Daniel Blivernicht. August was a member of St. Marks Lutheran Church. He helped build the railroad tracks into Watertown.
He owned his own Crockery.
He was survived by wife and seven children: August J. Gamm of Milwaukee, WI; Mrs. Rev. A. Toepel of Iron Ridge, WI; John G. Gamm, Sophie Gamm, Fred W. Gamm, of Watertown, WI; Herman Gamm of Green Bay, WI; and Rev. Julius Gamm of La Crosse, WI