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BOOCH, Leopold Herman

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BOOCH, Leopold Herman. (Dubuque, IA, Feb. 23, 1866--Texas, Dec. 1, 1932). The son of Henry H. and Louise (Lambrecht) Booch, Leopold educated in St. Louis public schools. He was married in Marble Falls, Texas on August 9, 1904 to Donna C. Turner. (1)

Booch began as a clerk with Bridge & Beach Manufacturing Co., manufacturers of stoves. He became vice president and manager in 1911. He was listed in The Book of St. Louisans-A Biographical Dictionary of the Leading Living Men of the City of St. Louis and Vicinity Second Edition. The St. Louis Republic, 1912. (2)



1. "Leopold Herman Booch," Genealogy Trails-Dubuque County Biogaphies. Online: http://genealogytrails.com/iowa/dubuque/bios.htm

2. Vintage e-Books. Online: http://www.vintage-ebooks.com/StLouisMissouri.htm