Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Diedrich Brunken House

Gerd Diedrich Brunken House
Gerd Diedrich Brunken House[1]

Who's Who


From left to right:
  • Emma Brunken (1889 - 1968), daughter of Gerd Diedrich Brunken.
  • Gerd Diedrich Brunken (1841 – 1919), brother of my great-grandfather Johann Dietrich "John" Brunken.

Story

A picture of the Gerd Diedrich Brunken home with Emma (Brunken) Mihulka and Diedrich Brunken (her Dad).

The house shown is the second house on the Diedrich Brunken homestead - the first house burned:
The Columbus Journal. April 24, 1889, page 2

 Date

Circa 1900.

Location

Bismark Township, Platte, Nebraska.

Diedrich Brunken Land
1899 Land Ownership Map - Diedrich Brunken Land, Home and Homestead

Notes

  1. Lori Garbers Weisser shared this photograph on FaceBook December 8, 2013.  Downloaded on November 22, 2014 with permission to post.