The Lonely Porch

Heinrich Jacob Schlimpert would have been celebrating his 158th birthday today.  He was born on July 10, 1858 in Seelitz, Missouri.  His parents were August Julius and Bertha (Boehme) Schlimpert. When Jacob was five years old, he went through a very traumatic experience.  Two events took place that impacted his life.  I cannot tell for … More The Lonely Porch