Albert C Stats

Born: March 17, 1885
Died: December 23, 1916

ALBERT C. STATS has been a resident of Antigo for the past thirty-six years. He was born on March 17, 1885, the son of Albert and Elizabeth Stats, at Berlin, Wisconsin. When but a year old he moved to the young city of Antigo in 1886. He attended the Antigo public schools and in 1920 began his railroad career with the Chicago & Northwestern Railroad Company, as a brakeman. He has, by years of faithful service, attained the rank of a conductor, and now enjoys that prestige on the Ashland Division. Mr. Stats was united in marriage to Theresa McIntyre of Antigo on April 24, 1907. Five children three boys-- Merton, age 14; Everett, age 12; John, age 9; and two girls-- Willela, age 8, and Ermogine, age 1 1/2 years, were born to this union. The Stats family rides at 912 Edison street Antigo, Wis. The late Albert Stats Sr., resided at 1133 Sixth Avenue. Mrs. Alber Stats, Sr., passed away on December 23, 1916, and is buried in the Antigo cemetery. Fraternally, Albert Stats is a member of the Antigo Council No. 1002, Knights of Columbus, the Brotherhood of Locomotive Fireman and Engineers, and the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainman. He has been a resident of Antigo from the period it was a little hamlet of about two thousand souls to the present time when it has nearly ten thousand inhabitants.

Source: p. 275. History of Langlade County Wisconsin Dessureau. Berner Bros. Publishing Co.1922