Wednesday, February 13, 2013

On This Day - Feb 13th

On This Day...

1684 - Birth: Ephraim Foote, Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
1775 - Birth: James C. Higginbotham, Amherst County, Virginia
1822 - Marriage: Petrus Zwilling and Margaretha Theis, Wallenborn, Eifel, Germany
1840 - Birth: Esaias Arlington Wright, Mississippi
1859 - Birth: Johann Clees, Luxembourg
1866 - Birth: Mathias J. Theis, Marystown, Scott County, Minnesota
1878 - Death: Susannah Reeler,
1890 - Birth: Peter F. Theisen, Saint Nicholas, Stearns County, Minnesota
1900 - Death: Jane E. Williams, Louisiana
1917 - Marriage: Peter Adam Theisen and Caroline Susan Keppers, Rockville, Stearns County, Minnesota
1921 - Birth: Charles Ray Hargrove, Louisiana
1955 - Death: Leo Peter Theisen, Stearns County, Minnesota

1917 - Peter Adam Theisen and Caroline Susan Keppers were my wife's paternal grandparents.  Peter Adam died a while back, but I narrowly missed being able to meet Caroline Susan as she died right before I started dating my wife.

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