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  Dr. Alexander J. Bendrick      Du Bois
Born : August 19, 1924 in Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois
Son of Alexander M. Bendrick & grandson of Joe Bendrick (Benedorowicz)
Residences :
      Belleville, St. Clair County, Illinois
      Du Bois, Washington County, Illinois
      Chicago Heights, Illinois
      Clayton, Missouri
      Dr. Alexander J. "Jack" Bendrick, the "dentist" is the son of Alexander M. Bendrick & grandson of Joe Bendrick (Benedorowicz).
      He was born August 19, 1924 in Belleville, Illinois.
      In October 1932, the family moved back to Du Bois where Alexander attended St. Charles School and grew up in the family business (general merchandising and a tavern).
      Alexander attended Ashley High School and St. Louis School of Dentistry where he graduated in 1948. He practiced dentistry in Clayton, Missouri, before moving back to Du Bois with his parents. He practiced dentistry in Du Bois during the evening and had office hours in Sesser, Illinois during the day.
      On April 2, 1953, Alexander entered the U. S. Army as a First Lieutenant.       On May 8, 1954 Alexander married Shirley Philipac of Valier.
      After being discharged from the army as a Captain, he moved to Chicago Heights where served as a dentist for 34 years.       The children of Alexander . . . . . . . are the fourth generation of pioneer business families of Joe Benedorowicz (Bendrick) and Alexander M. Bendrick (Benedorowicz), a great uncle of Erin Kostecki, Pioneer 4-H member

Article by Rosalie Kostecki
submitted by : W. J. "Bucky" McCoy

 

Dr. Albert G. BERRY      Ashley
Born : about 1893 in Illinois
Son of Summer & Cora BERRY
Residences :
      1910 Ashley, Washington County, Illinois
      1920 Ashley, Washington County, Illinois
Dentist License of 1916, 1917, & 1918 is now located in the Ashley Public Library's Historical Room
      See : Bucky's Historical Room

 

Dr. Edward H. HOHMAN      Nashville
Born : about 1881 in Illinois
Married : Hannah _?_
Residences :
      1910 Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
      1920 Chicago, Ward 32, Cook County, Illinois
      1920 Chicago, Cook County, Illinois

 

Dr. Philip Benjamin LESEMANN      Hoyleton
      Son of Frederick Koritz and Mathilda (nee Poehler) Lesemann
Born : August 1, 1871 in Hoyleton Township, Washington County, Illinois
Married : Anna M. Franzlau in June of 1895
Residences :
      Hoyleton Township, Washington County, Illinois
      Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
      North Prairie, Hoyleton Township, Washington County, Illinois
Education :
      Nashville, Illinois public schools
      Louisville College of Dentistry, Louisville, Kentucky
            graduating at the head of his class in June, 1895
Dr. Lesemann practiced dentistry in Nashville for 45 years. 1895-1940
Died : September 18, 1940
Burial : Greenwood Cemetery, Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
See : Obituary

 

Dr. Samuel Julius LESEMANN      Hoyleton
      Son of Frederick Koritz and Mathilda (nee Poehler) Lesemann
Born : January 19, 1875 in Colorado
Married : Elizabeth C. _?_ about 1901
Residences :
      Hoyleton Township, Washington County, Illinois
      1900 - Altamont, Effingham County, Illinois
Practiced dentistry in Altamont, Effingham County, Illinois 1900-1964
Died : March 1964
Source : Marsha Ensminger

 

Dr. J. P. LIEBROCK       Nashville
Practiced dentistry in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois

 

Dr. S. S. PERO      Nashville
Practiced dentistry in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois

 

Dr. William H. PITCHER      Nashville
      Son of William F. & Jemina (nee Paulison) Pitcher
Born : April 5, 1852 in Trenton, New Jersey
Married : Ocatavia P. Reese on July 25, 1876
Education : Missouri Dental College
Residences :
      1870 Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois
      1880 Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
Practiced dentistry in
      Cairo, Alexander County, Illinois; Nashville, Illinois; Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois;
      Bloomfield, Missouri; Dexter City, Missouri; Old Troy, Tennessee
      Practiced in the Fairfield, Wayne County, Illinois office as a branch of his Nashville office.

 

Dr. Edgar Henry REINHARDT      Nashville
      Son of Fred & Anna Reinhardt
Born : February 23, 1910
Married : Bernice Ida Green
Residences :
      1910 Covington, Washington County, Illinois
      1920 Covington, Washington County, Illinois
      1930 Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
Practiced dentistry in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
Died : March 12, 1997 in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois

 

Dr. Fred SCHROEDER      Nashville
      Son of Simon & Eunice Schroeder
Born : 1892 / 1909 in Illinois
Married : Ruth _?_
Practiced dentistry in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
Residences :
      1930 Nashville Township, Washington County, Illinois

 

Dr. S. P. SCHROEDER      Nashville
practiced dentistry in Nashville

 

Dr. Allen J. SHIRLEY      Nashville
      Son of William & Lura Shirley
Born : August 16, 1904
Residences :
      1910 Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
      1920 Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
Practiced dentistry in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois
Died : April 1973 in Nashville, Washington County, Illinois

 

Dr. Louis George Peter SPRINGER      Okawville
Born : December 26, 1891 in Perry County, Missouri
      Son of George & Maria (nee Angerman) Springer
Married (1) : Gertrude Marcella Good on December 25, 1915 in St. Louis, Missouri
Married (2) : Ester H. V. Gillen on July 17, 1930
Practiced dentistry in Okawville, Washington County, Illinois
Residences :
      1891 - 1913 Perryville, Perry County, Missouri
      1915 Washington County, Illinois
      1920 Okawville, Washington County, Illinois
Died : April 7, 1970 in Okawville, Washington County, Illinois
Burial : Okawville, Washington County, Illinois

 

 

 


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