Johann Friedrich Licher


Born August 24, 1834 in the village Belm in northern Germany.

Parents: Johann Matthias Licher and Margarete Elisabeth Katarine Düsterberg.

He had six siblings.

In 1853 he emigrated to the U.S. Having two aunts and his grandparents already living there, he got the money for the journey from them. He arrived in New York on June 6, 1853 aboard the ship "Edmund".

Family tree of the emigrants