This collection contains objects and photos related to Cathron Oconnor's ancestors' immigration to the United States in the nineteenth century.
Cathron Oconnor; Wilber Czech History Harvest, 2016
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Bohemia [Austria-Hungary]; Tama [Iowa]
Cathron Oconnor's family brought this glass bowl to the United States from Bohemia in the 1860s.
Cathron Oconnor's family brought this glass bottle to the United States from Bohemia in the 1860s.
Frank and Mary Vobejda are Cathron Oconnor's great great grandparents. They came to the United States in the 1860s. Frank became a United States citizen in 1868. They lived in Iowa until their deaths in the early twentieth century.