Family Photos

Heinrich Arbeiter was born on March 8, 1858 in Ittlingen, Germany.  He arrived in America in 1872, and he was living in Red Bud, Illinois in 1880 with a Rowold. In that same year, Henry married Caroline Rowold who was born in Horse Prairie, Illinois, a small community just outside Red Bud.  It was also … More Family Photos

Enjoying a Red Seal

I confess.  When I see a reference to a brewery in someone’s family history, my research radar becomes very active.  Today is one of those days.  It starts with a baby girl being born on February 3rd in 1868 in Uniontown and ends with her husband working in a brewery across the river in Illinois.  … More Enjoying a Red Seal