Russius Decorah
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Russius Beverly Decorah (1891 - 1953)

Russius Beverly Decorah
Born in Friendship, Adams, Wisconsin, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married [date unknown] (to before 1937) [location unknown]
Husband of — married about 1933 [location unknown]
Died at age 62 [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 17 Feb 2020
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Russius was Ho-Chunk.




Russius was born on 29 Mar 1891 in Friendship, Adams, Wisconsin. (Draft Card)


In the 1914 census, his Hocąk name is CooNooKah, which is for Kųnųga, a birth order name for the First Son.

The name "Russius" is a German surname.


He was of medium build and height, with brown eyes and black hair. (Draft Card)


He completed the Eighth Grade. (1930, 1940 censuses)

Military Service

Russius (service number 283713) served in World War I with the rank of Corporal in Company "D", 123d Infantry Regiment, 32d Infantry Division. (Headstone Application)


In 1930, he was a worker in an electrical plant in Kilborn (Wisconsin Dells), Wisconsin. (census)


In 1930, he was living in Kilborn (Wisconsin Dells), Wisconsin. (census)


He passed away on 21 Apr 1953 (aged 62), and is buried at Spring Grove Cemetery, Wisconsin Dells, Columbia County, Wisconsin, USA. (Find a Grave)


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