Urquard, Andrew G.

355 Banfil St
St Paul, Minnesota, US

Category: Stonecutter

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Capitol Construction Workers

1898-1900 City Directories. Andrew Urquard (1857-1913) was born in Canada and emigrated in 1874. He was an activist in the Journeymen Stonecutters' Association and his involvement went back to as early as 1889 when he served as treasurer. He was elected President of the St. Paul Branch in 1900 and again in 1904. When Urquard died in 1913 his union brothers "turned out in a body... and marched with its banner in a procession from the home of the deceased to the Cathedral." Union Advocate October 24, 1913.