Name: Adam METZ
Birth: in Germany 1
Death: MAR 1879
Emigration: To America, with parents at age 1, to Buffalo NY, at 21 to work on the Canal
when of age came to work on the Canal (I&M, sw of Chicago)
after marriage farmed, renting at first, then bought from gov.
1849 to Calif overland with company from area, 3 yrs in mining
rt and farmed until 1875 when he moved to Naperville
- Joseph F METZ b: 1849 in Naperville, Dupage County, Il.
- Title: History of DuPage County, Illinois by Rufus Blanchard, 1882
Page: p 25 B