The 19th hundred years German pioneer who played an instrumental part in the introduction of San Diego and its own surrounding areas. He traveled from Germany to New Orleans in the first 1800s and finally traveled to NORTH PARK by wagon. He helped discovered San Diego’s 1st railroad and offered as its post grasp and a as person in its Grand Jury. He wedded his second wife, Matilda Newman, in 1869. His efforts to the NORTH PARK area are much like Stephen Austin ‘s impact in the condition of Texas.