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.
‘Tho’ I spends me time in the ashes and smoke, in this ‘ol’ wide world there’s no ‘appier bloke!’
This October-week there are lots of ancestors to remember.
What a fitting last name for someone who lived her whole life in the coal-miner town of Clausthal in the Harz mountains.
Aunt Gertrud was born this past Sunday 110 years ago.
“Tante Rita” felt strongly about our family identity bound up with the house name Reelen.
On Monday, 19 August 2019, Cousin Katharina passed away at the good old age of 89. With her, we have lost a family historian to whom we owe much.