The Helvetia Township Mutual Fire Insurance Co., located at 1016 Laurel St. in Highland, consisted of the following board members in January 1941, first row from left to right (sitting), Daniel P. Frey of St. Jacob, Henry Foehner of Jamestown, John S. Leef of Grantfork, Clinton H. Rogier of Highland, George Hug of St. Morgan; second row (standing), John G. Metzger of Pocahontas, Edwin F. Schmidt of Highland, Dr. John G. Schoeck of Troy, Charles A Rogier of Highland, Andrew C. Schmidt of Marine, Henry Rehkemper of St. Rose, Martin Dresch of Highland; third row (standing), John M. Riebold of Troy (Black Jack), Bruno Krenzer of Highland, George J. Michael of St. Jacob and Irvin J. Reinhart of Grantfork.
The Helvetia Township Mutual Fire Insurance Co., located at 1016 Laurel St. in Highland, consisted of the following board members in January 1941, first row from left to right (sitting), Daniel P. Frey of St. Jacob, Henry Foehner of Jamestown, John S. Leef of Grantfork, Clinton H. Rogier of Highland, George Hug of St. Morgan; second row (standing), John G. Metzger of Pocahontas, Edwin F. Schmidt of Highland, Dr. John G. Schoeck of Troy, Charles A Rogier of Highland, Andrew C. Schmidt of Marine, Henry Rehkemper of St. Rose, Martin Dresch of Highland; third row (standing), John M. Riebold of Troy (Black Jack), Bruno Krenzer of Highland, George J. Michael of St. Jacob and Irvin J. Reinhart of Grantfork.
The Helvetia Township Mutual Fire Insurance Co., located at 1016 Laurel St. in Highland, consisted of the following board members in January 1941, first row from left to right (sitting), Daniel P. Frey of St. Jacob, Henry Foehner of Jamestown, John S. Leef of Grantfork, Clinton H. Rogier of Highland, George Hug of St. Morgan; second row (standing), John G. Metzger of Pocahontas, Edwin F. Schmidt of Highland, Dr. John G. Schoeck of Troy, Charles A Rogier of Highland, Andrew C. Schmidt of Marine, Henry Rehkemper of St. Rose, Martin Dresch of Highland; third row (standing), John M. Riebold of Troy (Black Jack), Bruno Krenzer of Highland, George J. Michael of St. Jacob and Irvin J. Reinhart of Grantfork.

A Thought to Remember: Early Highland insurance companies were organized to provide fire coverage

September 03, 2015 5:40 AM

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