Person:Jan Laug (1)

m. 1 Aug 1831
  1. Harm Laug1834 - 1834
  2. Harm Laug, Sr.1836 - 1920
  3. Jan (John) H. Laug1839 - 1904
  4. Fenne Laug1843 - 1846
m. 2 Jan 1868
  1. John George Laug1858 - 1936
  2. Infant Laug - 1892
  1. Edna Laug1882 - 1963
Facts and Events
Name Jan (John) H. Laug
Gender Male
Birth[1] 12 Nov 1839 Frensdorf, Nordhorn, Hannover, Preußen, Germany
Christening[1] 17 Nov 1839 Frensdorf, Nordhorn, Hannover, Preußen, Germany
Emigration[1] Apr 1858 Nordhorn, Hannover, Preußen, Germany
Marriage 2 Jan 1868 Piqua, Miami, Ohio, United Statesto Johanna Margareta Bunka
Marriage to Hanna M. Fisher
Death[2] 25 Nov 1904 Piqua, Miami, Ohio, United States
Burial[2] 28 Nov 1904 Forest Hill Union Cemetery, Piqua, Miami, Ohio, United States

He immigrated from Germany to Piqua Ohio, where his mother's brother, Jan Laug was living. He married his uncle's step-daughter. In 1870 they were living next door to his uncle. In 1870-1880 he was a cigar manufacturer, as was his uncle. In 1880 his mother-in-law was living with them, and died in his home in 1891. He was the executor of her will.

News Item

 The condition of John Laug who was stricken with paralysis at his home in Main street on Sunday evening, showed no improvement today.
    Source: Piqua Leader-Dispatch, Tuesday, November 22, 1904.

An obituary could not be found.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Compiler: Theodor Davina. Nordhorn Ev.-ref. Kirchspiel Index und Kirchenbuchtexte Taufen 1800 bis 1850. (1996).

    Record #7420, includes parents names, and note that he emigrated to America.

  2. 2.0 2.1 Miami County Ohio Death Records.

    Book 4 p 148, parents are not listed.
    Age at death was 65y 13d, which agrees with the birth records from Germany.