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Farms in America of
our Ancestors from Emsland



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.. Emslanders to the American Mid-West
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Farm of Emigrant Gerhard Heinrich Holt
in Smelser Township, WI

Gerhard Heinrich Holt was born Jan 20, 1846 in Andervenne, Freren
and emigrated to America about 1875.
He first settled in Hazel Green Township, Grant County, WI, where he
married Maria Anna Carolina Splinter who had been born in America.
They later moved to Smelser Township in the same county.
Gerhard Heinrich died Jan 20, 1916 and is buried in Cuba City, WI.

The image above is a photo of a framed picture of the farm.

Photo courtesy of Abbey J Holt (abbeyholt@hotmail.com) 

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