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b. 25 Aug 1815 in Prussia, Germany
m. about 1843 in Germany
d. 13 Sep 1878 in Davis, Stephenson Co., IL; bur. at St. Paul's Church, Davis
b. 21 Mar 1825 in Prussia
d. 13 Feb 1872 in Davis; bur. at St. Paul's Church
Wilhelm and Amalia immigrated to America about 1853. They settled in rural Rock Run Township, Stephenson Co., IL, in a German-immigrant area known locally as Epplyanna (just west of Davis). Four of their children were born in Germany, the last six in Davis.
Children of Wilhelm and Amalia Runte:
Pictures and Stuff
Article on St. Paul's church, Epleyanna and the German community there
From St. Paul's Church cemetery:
Gravestone of Wilhelm Runte
Gravestone of Amalia Runte
|Louise Runte||Wilhelm Runte|
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|Genealogy of Stephen R.
Moore - Family Page of Wilhelm Runte and Amalia Raeker
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