History

We try to shine a light on our ancestors.

The story of Louisa: May we all have a sense of humor and find fun and happiness in life.

In Honor of Women’s History Month: meet Louisa Schulmeister (1839-1912) In my lineage of strong women, I am fortunate to have the German ancestors who uprooted themselves to try for a new life on a new continent. They were smart, talented, capable, and people of good heart. They were, in many respects, ordinary people. They …

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