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Lawyer , poet

Konrad Krez, German lawyer, poet. member Wisconsin Assembly.

Background

Krez, Konrad was born on April 27, 1828 in Landau, Rhenish Bavaria. Son of Jean Baptiste and Luise (Naas) Krez.

Education

Attended U. Heidelberg (Germany), 1848.

Career

Came to the United States, 1851. Began practice law, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 1854. Commissioned colonel 27th Wisconsin Infantry, United States Volunteers, 1863, brevetted brigadier general, 1865.

Collector Port of Milwaukee, 1885-1889. Member Wisconsin Assembly. City attorney Milwaukee, 1892.

Author: (poetry) Dornen und Rosen von den Vogesen, 1848. Gesangbuch, 1850; Aus Wisconsin, 1875.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (poetry) Dornen und Rosen von den Vogesen, 1848. Gesangbuch, 1850

    • Aus Wisconsin, 1875.

Membership

Member Wisconsin Assembly.

Connections

Married Addie Stemmler, 1852, 7 children.

father:
Jean Baptiste Krez

mother:
Luise (Naas) Krez

spouse:
Addie Stemmler