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Lewis Co, Tennessee
Pictures from our Past:
 Fredrick Tribelhorn

The picture is of Fredrick (Friedrich) Tribelhorn.   He was born 26 February 1857 in Switzerland.  His wife, Bertha, and daughter, also named Bertha, were born in Switzerland.  Their son, Charles, was born in Milwaukee.    They came to this country and settled in Milwaukee, WI.   Bertha Tribelhorn was homesick for Switzerland and moved to New Switzerland, later Hohenwald, looking for a place similar to what she left.  Shortly after arriving, Frederick Tribelhorn lost his life.   His body was found in a well leaving the family to believe he was murdered for money carried in his possession for the school system.    Mrs. Bertha Tribelhorn married J. J. Moser in 1902 and later to relocate back to Milwaukee.

     If anyone has any info about this family please contact Marlene Zacher.


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This page is ©2002 by Cheryl Zelek.
This page was created on 21 January 2002. 

This page was last updated on 21 January 2002.