Where is Nora?

Yesterday, our blog post was about Nora Schmidt.  In that article, it was noted that Nora was born on October 9, 1901.  Nora is shown in the above photograph standing between her mother and father. Several months ago, there was another blog post about a pair of Lorenz twins….Together in Birth and Death.  They were … More Where is Nora?

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