Kratzsch, Emil, was born in Saxony, Germany, September 18, 1846, a son of John and Henrietta (Bode) Kratzsch,
and immigrated to the United States in 1883, locating in Baltic, Conn., where he was employed in a cotton mill
for about six months. He then removed to Natick, R. I., where he remained for one year, when he removed to Fall
River and was engaged in the cotton mills until 1893, when he removed to his present faTm where he has since resided.
In 1873 Mr. Kratzsch married Clara, daughter of August and Anna (Mark) Vogt, natives of Germany, and they have
four children: Clara, Otto, Frederick and Paul. Mr. Kratzsch is one of Westport's enterprising and respected citizens.
Our county and its people
A descriptive and biographical history of
Bristol County, Massachusetts
Prepaired and published under the auspices of
The Fall River News and The Taunton Gasette
With assistance of Hon. Alanson Borden
The Boston History Company, Publishers, 1899.
Bristol County, MA Biographies
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