Henry Hoffman was born in Prussia, March 19th, 1827. He received his early education in his native place, and
learned the weaver's trade. In 1852 he came to America, locating near Detroit, Michigan, and assisted in digging
the Welland canal. He passed a short time in North Carolina, one year near Duluth, Minnesota, three years in northern
Wisconsin, and in 1859 came to Hampton and settled on his present farm. Married, in 1861, Miss Augusta Otte, a
native of Germany. Charles, Herman, Emma, Henry, Julia, Lydia, Dora and Rosa are their children.
The History of Dakota County and the City of Hastings.
By J. Fletcher Williams.
North Star Publishing Company.
Dakota County, MN
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