Seelitz to Jacob

Dorothea Schlimpert was born on this day, March 9, in 1889 in Jacob, Illinois.  She was the adopted daughter of Joseph and Carolina (Schuerenberg) Schlimpert.  Actually, it is recorded in the church records that Dorothea was an illegitimate child of Zacharias Menard and Carolina.  After Joseph and Carolina were married in 1892, Dorothea was adopted … More Seelitz to Jacob