Frank J. Weess House

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Frank J. Weess House
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Frank J. Weess House is located in Iowa
Frank J. Weess House
Location 224-226 Morgan St., Keokuk, Iowa
Coordinates 40°23′47″N 91°22′39″W / 40.39639°N 91.37750°W / 40.39639; -91.37750Coordinates: 40°23′47″N 91°22′39″W / 40.39639°N 91.37750°W / 40.39639; -91.37750
Built 1880-1881
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 78001235[1]
Added to NRHP May 22, 1978

The Frank J. Weess House in Keokuk, Iowa, United States was built from 1880-1881. The Second Empire style house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1] Frank J. Wees was a native of the Netherlands and came to the United States in 1849. He was a butcher by trade and by 1860 he established a successful meat business in Keokuk. He also owned considerable amounts of real estate in the area.[2]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ "Keokuk’s National Register of Historic Places". City of Keokuk. Retrieved 2011-05-19.