Monday, June 23, 2014
Frederick K Kofferl
Frederick K Kofferl was born on October 11, 1871 the third child born to Henry Kofferl and Amelia Fahrenthal Kofferl. According to the 1875 New York State census he resided in Brooklyn on Johnson Street. By 1892 New York State Census he was still residing in Brooklyn on Johnson Street and was working as a Driver. According to the THE EASTERN DISTRICT of BROOKLYN ONLINE DIRECTORY His father Henry was listed as a Watchmaker at 182 Johnson Street. Named for General Jeremiah JOHNSON, originally Johnson Road, in 1845, later Johnson Street, After consolidation of 1855 it changed to Johnson Avenue. Johnson Street was opened in 1831 from Broadway to Bushwick Avenue.