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Menomonee Falls in Waukesha County, Wisconsin — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Koch House

 
 
Koch House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
1. Koch House Marker
Inscription. Built in 1873, the house is rather primitive in style despite the fact that the logs were not hand hewn but rather produced in a local sawmill. A few years after its construction an addition was attached to the building, and the entire structure was covered with clapboard siding. In later years a wing was added to the back of the dwelling where a small bottling dairy was started which became known as the Koch Dairy.
 
Erected by Menomonee Falls Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 11.47′ N, 88° 6.348′ W. Marker is in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin, in Waukesha County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of County Line Road (County Route Q) and Pilgrim Road. Click for map. Marker is located in the Old Falls Village Historical Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: N96 W15791 County Line Road, CTH Q, Menomonee Falls WI 53051, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. School House (within shouting distance of this marker); Brogan Cabin (within shouting distance of this marker); Umhoefer House (within shouting distance of this marker); Miller-Davidson House (within shouting
Koch House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
2. Koch House Marker
distance of this marker); Barn (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Milwaukee Road Depot (about 300 feet away); Jacob Schunk Farmhouse (approx. 1.1 miles away); St. John Evangelical Church (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Menomonee Falls.
 
Also see . . .  Old Falls Village. (Submitted on August 31, 2014, by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsSettlements & Settlers
 
Old Falls Village Sign image. Click for full size.
By Paul Fehrenbach, August 13, 2014
3. Old Falls Village Sign
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 136 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Paul Fehrenbach of Germantown, Wisconsin. • William J. Toman was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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