Demont, Nicholas and Charles

Category: Bricklayer

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Capitol Construction Workers

1901 City Directory. Nicholas Demont (1854-1934) was born in Germany and came to the U.S. in 1880. He and his family farmed in New Canada Township but he was also a bricklayer. His son Charles, born in Minnesota in 1887, went to work on the Capitol as an apprentice in 1902 when he was 15.