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Anton Joseph Becker (1840 - 1898)

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Anton Joseph Becker
Born in Hessen, Germanymap
Brother of
Husband of — married 1868 in Milton, Illinois, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Kossuth County, Iowa, USAmap
Profile last modified 22 Sep 2019 | Created 15 Jun 2018
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Anton married Margaret Rikert in 1868 in Milton, Illinois. They were the parents of Margaretha, George, Anna, Rosa, Catherina, & Thomas.[4]

Contributed by Kenneth - Their daughter Anna Dorothea Becker who was born 02 Dec 1873, baptized 28 Jan 1874 at the St. Stephen Church in Gretna (now Carol Stream), Milton Township, DuPage County, Illinois (According to the baptismal records of St. Stephen Mission). She died nine months after birth on 02 Sep 1874. She is buried at the St. Stephen Cemetery, Milton Township, DuPage County, Illinois.[4]


  1. "US Census, 1880 shows Aanton Becker (b 1840 Germany), his wife Margarette, and children Mary, John, Rosa, and Katy living in Bloomingdale, DuPage, Illinois"
  2. "Iowa Census, 1885 shows Anton J Becker (b 1841), his wife Margaret, and children Mary, John G, Rosa, Katie, and Thomas living in Cresco, Kossuth, Iowa."
  3. "Iowa Census, 1895 shows Anton Becker (b 1841), his wife Margaret, and children John G, Rosa, Katie, and Thomas living in Kossuth, Iowa."
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "FindAGrave shows Anton Joseph Becker (b 1840 Hessen Germany, d 7 Dec 1898 Kossuth Iowa), his parents Jon Becker and Katherine Spreitser, brother Paul, wife Margaret Rickert, and 5 children."

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