Family Photos of the Otto and Lenz Familes

Donated by Dawn Coen

August, Augusta, Ann and Alvina Otto
Taken 1892, Parret Studio, Wenona, IL

August S. Otto (b. Aug 1865 in Germany, d. Jan 15, 1940 in Varna) married Augusta Garske (b. Feb 1858 in Germany, d. May 13, 1945 in Evans Township) in 1888.

Anna (b. Dec 12, 1885 in Germany, d. Jun 1976 in Toluca) Anna married August R. Nenne around 1905

Alvina (b. Oct 23, 1888 in Toluca, d. Dec 22, 1966 in Varna). Alvina married Ernest Carl Schoof.

Gustav and Bertha Lenz

Gustav Lenz (b. Nov 21, 1863, d. Mar 14, 1925 in Varna) married Bertha Jahnke (b. Feb 10, 1868 in Schonlanke, Posen, Prussia, Germany, d. Jan 27, 1939 in Varna) on Mar 27, 1887 in Varna.

Gustav was the son of Ludwig Martin Lenz (1831-May 09, 1877) and Anna Rosina Krueger Lenz (Feb 22, 1820 - Jul 25, 1901), both immigrants from Germany.

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