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Radio Flyer Fun On the Roof - Six Word Saturday

Radio Flyer fun on the roof!

I love this photo of my grandmother up on the roof of her apartment on Ferry Street in Newark, New Jersey. 274 more words


Chapter X of the P. and G. Klopp Story - Part III

Creative Use of Margarine Cards and Early Insights into Marital Spats

When Mother had a day off, we were able to do things together. What I liked the most was to go with her on hikes through the wooded hill country surrounding the town. 1,175 more words


Genealogy Education in Ames, Iowa

For those of you who live in Central Iowa, or have been looking for a reason to come to Central Iowa….here’s your opportunity. “Genealogy Plus,” a collaborative effort of the Story County Genealogy Society and the Ames Public Library, presents monthly programs and workshops on family research at the Ames, Iowa Public Library. 235 more words

Ames Iowa

Gerhard Kegler, the German general, who dared to disobey Himmler - Part I

A Brief Overview of Gerhard Kegler’s Education and Military Background

1898 – 1986 (Chart II a – II)

On January 26, 1898, Gerhard Kegler was born in Grünewald, Pomerania (Province of Germany until 1945). 417 more words

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A Salute to Marie-Louise Klopp, a Courageous and Fiercely Independent Woman

Midwife Marie-Louise Klopp (1880 – 1924)

Adapted from Eberhard Klopp’s Family Chronicle – Chart I – II

In response to her mother’s endless disturbing attacks, Marie-Louise told her with an oath, “I am going to move with my family so far away that you cannot visit and bother me any more.” She resolutely converted this intention into reality. 485 more words

The Family Tree Project

Unwrapping Family

When it comes to present day family, we’re generally pulled in one of two directions.

  1. The family I grew up in was near perfect and that’s the way family should be.
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