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About Henriette Bruns
Took in Henry Rodeman after the death of his parents the year of their arrival in the US.
Book, Daily Life in Immigrant America: http://books.google.com/books?id=YfjF0Ik0y1YC&lpg=PA26&ots=lLSOH7V1k4&dq=dr.%20bruns%20jefferson%20city&pg=PA26#v=onepage&q=bruns&f=false
Hardship and Hope: Missouri Women Writing About Their Lives: http://books.google.com/books?id=c1fJm5ZGjPIC&lpg=PA132&ots=3hjrP-qesf&dq=henriette%20bruns%20autobiography&pg=PA132#v=onepage&q=henriette%20bruns%20autobiography&f=false
Hold Dear, As Always: Jette, A German Immigrant Life in Letters: http://press.umsystem.edu/otherbooks/schroeder.schulz.htm
Home in Westphalia, MO, built 1836/37: http://www.whs65085.org/VirtualtourBruns.htm
Her son Henry was first Jefferson Citian killed in Civil War in 1863. Was in same regiment as Henry Rodeman (Rodermann): http://www.colecohistsoc.org/civilwar3.html