Edward Koser family, 1910s

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Description

A family portrait of Edward Koser, his wife Harriet, and their four children.

Edward Koser was born on March 16, 1870 to Alexander and Caroline (Gould) Hart Koser in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. His family moved to Coralville, Iowa when he was one year old.

Harriet Paintin was born to James Thomas and Mary (Prior) Paintin in Oxford, England. Harriet came to visit her brothers, James and Jack Paintin, in Coralville when she was eleven years old. While visiting, her mother died, and so she stayed in Iowa. She married Edward Koser on September 23, 1896. They had four children together: Clifford (b. 1899), Vera (b. 1901), Helen (b. 1904), and Morton (b.1907).

Front row, left to right: Helen (Koser) Westwick, Morton Koser, and Harriet (Paintin) Koser.

Back row, left to right: Clifford Koser, Edward Koser, and Vera (Koser) Russell (Lovetinsky et al., p. 110-111).

Publisher

Coralville Public Library. Coralville Digital History Library.

Date

1910s

Rights

Educational use only, no other permissions given.

Format

jpeg

Coverage

Johnson County, Iowa

Files

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Citation

“Edward Koser family, 1910s,” Coralville Digital History Library, accessed September 22, 2021, https://coralvilledigitalhistory.omeka.net/items/show/166.

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