My grandfather Lovro Rep was born in Podravsek, Sesvete in 1888. His parents were Franko Rep and Marijana Derezic. His brothers and sisters were Anton, Jelica, Ivan and Marija Rep.
Lovro (Lawrence) immigrated to the United States in 1906 and lived in Cincinnati and worked as an insurance salesman. He Married Theresa Kerek. They moved to Cleveland, Ohio and raised their family.