Thursday, August 19, 2010

Richard Klau (b. 1848) comes to America

Richard Klau is my 2x great-grandfather, and came to the United States in 1859. The History of Milwaukee has a little about his arrival and background:

There are six men named Richard Klau in my family; for my son's first 7 years, four of the six of us were living. Here's a picture of all four generations, taken at my parents' house at Christmas in 2001:

More on my Grandfather (the third Richard Klau) is here in my blog post on the day of his death.