MATHIAS SCHMIT, dealer in boots and shoes, was born in Luxembourg, Germany, February 12, 1846. He learned his
trade in Luxembourg, and worked at it up to 1872, when he came to Chicago. where he was employed at his trade up
to 1877, in which year he came to Evanston Township and opened his present boot and shoe store. He married Kate
Schmit, of Luxembourg, in Chicago.
History of Cook County, Illinois
From the earliest period to the present time.
BY: A. T. Andreas
A. T. Andreas, Publisher
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Also see [ Railway Officials in America 1906