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.
‘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.