Aline Klara Stemmerman was born on this day, June 25th, in 1887. She was baptized at Salem Lutheran Church in Farrar, Missouri. Here is the baptism record from the Salem church books. We also have this Perry County birth record for her. It is two images. Aline was the daughter of Herman and Anna Maria … More Militzer in the Middle
In February of 1856, Johann Christian Militzer married Caroline Wachter at Concordia Lutheran Church in Frohna. They were married when Rev. Christoph Loeber was the pastor at that church. This is an image of their marriage record in the Concordia books. After they were married, this couple began having children. Their firstborn was Emma Militzer, … More Mr. Martin Militzer
We once again have a post authored by Fred Eggers today. He is a fantastic researcher and brings us a fascinating Civil War story today. Gabriel Bronenkant was born on March 25, 1839. As far as I can determine his descendants are the only people with that surname anywhere in our area. Tracking him down … More When Gabriel Comes Marching Home!