Owners: John R. Sommer Jr., Rex A and Mitchell F Sommer
Source: 1979 Illinois Bell Telephone Directory for Rockford and Loves Park
1711 Harlem Blvd. Photo source: Jan Carter, 3/4/2015
For sale January 2010: “Rockford charm and gleaming hardwoods, arched door-ways, built-ins. 5 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, large living room, dining room with French doors, kitchen with desk, large deck, fenced yard, master suite with full bath, sitting are and elevator.” $209,500.
Source: www.realtor.com, 2010
Source: www.realtor.com, 2011
House built ca 1925 www.rockfordtownshipassessor.net
Benjamin E. Sivyer (wife, Marguerite) product manager, Rockford Malleable Iron Works, res 1711 Harlem Blvd. Source: 1928 Rockford City Directory
James E. Murray, (wife Corrine) treasurer Central Illinois Electric and Gas, res 1711 Harlem Blvd. Source: 1933 – 1940 Rockford City Directory
Louis A Schultz, Jr. (wife Carolyn H., co-owner Smith Schultz and Smith lawyers) 1001 Talcott Bldg. homeowner 1711 Harlem Blvd.
Robert T. Scott, wife Marian, salesman Ralph D Scott Agency real estate and insurance, h 1711 Harlem Blvd., 1950 – (1957; didn’t look in additional years)
1970 – Detached garage, built 1970
1975- Detached porch added 1975
(1975, and earlier?) – 1987 John P. Smith and wife Ginger K, in 1975 salesman for KC Glader, in 1980 salesman for Welden Electric, in 1987, sales mngr for Ingersoll Milling Machine, res 177 Harlem Blvd. *1986 Building Permit $14,400 for bath, dormer
1988 – 1993 – Gregg A. and Dawn M Koegge. v-pres First State Bank and Trust, res 1711 Harlem Blvd.
1993 – 2000 – Nancy G and John R. Sommer Jr. house sale to Lambrecht 10/16/2000 RRStar.com
John Sommer Sr was president of National Lock, Midstate Steel and Wire Co. and Keystone Consolidate Industries.
Bryce and Stacy Lambrecht, source: 2000 – 2010, www.rockfordtownshipassessor.net
2010 – building permit to add Deck and Re-Roof
Aaron J Hotlen Jr and Elizabeth R Hotlen, 2011 – (2015) www.rockfordtownshipassessor.net
2013 – Building permit $10,000 Roof