The 14 Mosblechs

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     Recently, I was searching for information about my Great Uncle Francis’ marriage to my Great Aunt Rosemary Kalt.  What I discovered was an unexpected genealogy treasure, a picture in the July 5 edition of the St. Louis Star-Times of my great grandparents and 12 of the 14 Mosblech children.      I had never seen a picture of

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Hattie May Story (1896 – 1917)

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     My great grandmother Lydia Margaret “Dollie” Story Zimmerman’s youngest sister Hattie May Story was born on August 20, 1896.  Hattie was Dollie’s half-sister as she was the daughter of George Washington Story and his second wife Margaret Sweat.  Dollie’s mother was George Story’s first wife Malinda Davis.      Hattie’s mother Margaret either died in giving birth to

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George Washington Story (1943 – 1900)

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     My second great-grandfather George Washington Story was born in August 1843 to Gilford Dudley Story and his second wife Nancy Jane Story nee Womack.  George was born in Shawneetown, Gallatin County, Illinois, USA.  He was the fourth of Dudley’s and Nancy’s nine children.      George Washington Story married his first wife and my second great-grandmother Malinda Davis on November

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