Max’s Boy Turns 90

It is not often that I take the time to write about someone who is actually alive.  I’ve become more of an expert on dead people.  Today’s main character is definitely still walking on God’s green earth and is very much alive.  His name is Delbert Schmidt, and he is a very important person to … More Max’s Boy Turns 90

Cause of Death – Pulmonary Tuberculosis

Today would have been the 115th birthday of Nora Schmidt who was born on October 9, 1901.  Unfortunately, Nora lived only a short 24 years.  Cause of death:  pulmonary tuberculosis.  For a while, this disease was called White Death. Nora was the daughter of Martin Wilhelm and Elisabeth (Roth) Schmidt.  This Schmidt family had seven … More Cause of Death – Pulmonary Tuberculosis