Henriette Bruns

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Henriette Bruns (Geisberg)

Also Known As: "Jette"
Birthdate: (86)
Death: November 7, 1899 (86)
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Wife of Bernhard Bruns

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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

Dictionary of Missouri Biography: http://books.google.com/books?id=6gyxWHRLAWgC&lpg=PA130&ots=D8Tpxxj1dY&dq=dr.%20bruns%20jefferson%20city&pg=PA130#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

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Henriette Bruns's Timeline

November 7, 1899
Age 86