Martin Eilerd Rah

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Martin Eilerd Rah

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Eilsum, Germany
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Husband of Rika Rah (VanHoorn)
Father of Anna Christensen (Rah)

Managed by: Corliss Bower
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About Martin Eilerd Rah

Born in Germany, came to US in 1900. He had bought and won some type of lottery. Came home and told wife to "Pack, as we're going to America". They had a daughter Anna, 2 years old and a baby Fred. They had 9 more children after arrival in US.

They farmed in Lyon county, then moved to the Crookston area. Later moved to Milwaukee, WI, and he was a day laborer there. They spent most summers with son, Dow and family.

(From Ruth Carlson's Tree)

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Martin Eilerd Rah's Timeline

1878
1878
Eilsum, Germany
1897
May 4, 1897
Age 19
Eilsum, Germany
1943
1943
Age 65
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