Nobody would have called our 2nd and 3rd great-grandfather ‘Franziskus Xaverius’. In his hometown Haaren, he would have been known as ‘Reelen’s Xaver’.
This week 206 years ago, our 3rd (and 4th) great-grandfather Bücker passed away.
Today we remember Willi Wagener, who passed on in 1986.
Atmosphere. It bypasses cerebral knowledge and speaks instead to different levels within Man.
A native of Saxony, Hacker appears to have lived in Munich, Bavaria from 1862 onward.
Today we remember my father Jupp, whose family relations were a closed book for us for a long time.
This week 128 years ago, our 2nd (and 3rd) great-grandmother on the Cappius side passed away at the age of 68.
If you use potatoes instead of dough for pizza, you must be a German!
It would have been our (great-)grandmother 105th birthday this week.
Heinrich Böhmer liked his woods, especially in the fall, it seems.