Biography of Friedrich Wiedemann
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Wiedemann, Friedrich, Sardinia, was born in Grosfishlingen, Rhein Pfalz, Germany, March 6, 1835, son of John A. and Margaretha Wiedemann. Friedrich was educated in Germany. He came to Buffalo in 1854, where he remained four years, going thence to Cattaraugus county, where he worked by the day. He bought a small farm to which he added until he had 115 acres of woodland; upon this he lived sixteen years, then came to Sardinia and bought 250 acres, where he now lives. Mr. Wiedemann was drafted during the Rebellion and served one year in Co. F, 96th N. Y. Vols. He was wounded in a railroad accident at Warrenton Junction, Va. He was a Democrat up to Cleveland's administration, when he became a Republican. He married, January 1, 1856, Elisabethe Mahl, born in Wiesenthal, Baden, Germany; she came to Buffalo in 1853 when a girl. She has borne him seven children. now living: George F., John A., K. Magdalena, Anna F., Henry R., Luisa and Maria Maggie.

Our County and its people
A descriptive work on Erie County, New York
Edited by: Truman C. White
The Boston History Company, Publishes 1898


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