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Jacob Erdneser
Born April 7, 1842
JACOB ERDNESER, of the firm of Erdneser Bros., manufacturers and dealers in furniture, Monticello; is a native of Switzerland, and was born April 7, 1842; he grew up to manhood and learned his trade there; he emigrated to America in April, 1868, and came to Jones Co. and located in Monticello, and began working at his trade; he associated with his brother, and has been in furniture business since 1871; they make some kinds of furniture but buy most of their stock.

Source: History of Jones County, Iowa, Western Historical Company, Chicago, 1879, page 666.


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