Louise Schafer Mathison with her cousin Amelia Miller Wolf and family.
Great, Great Grandma Anna Margaret Schafer Fash when she was young I don’t know who the first woman in the above photo is but the second is my Great, Great, Grandmother Anna Margaret Schafer, Fash. The Schafer’s were of German descent, possibly from Austria. The schafer’s were from Indiana. My … Continue reading
The Schafer Brother’s Conrad “Uncle Cooney” and Henry Great, Great Grandma Fash Peoria Illinois The above photo Is Great, Great, Grandma Fash with a turkey given to her by her brother Conrad “Uncle Cooney”. The turkey doesn’t look so big in the picture, but Laura said it was big … Continue reading
Are the first two pictures a Schafer family Reunion? Thomas Fash, Elizabeth Ingersoll, Aunt Seidel’s daughter?, Aunt Seidel, Barbara Oertle Schafer, Elizabeth Reich?, Anna Fash
My Great Grandma Ingersoll copied these birth and death records from her grandparent’s family bible, Henry and Lavina Fash. Long years ago that was how all births and deaths were recorded. At the local church and in family bibles. I’m not sure whether they had birth certificates or courthouse Records. I posted … Continue reading