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Re: HERB - Illinois
Posted by: Linda Garrett Date: October 21, 2000 at 18:56:47
In Reply to: Re: HERB - Illinois by Joyce Metcalfe of 146

I have a William Herb that lived in Alton, Madison Co, IL who was born in Wuettemburg, Germany. He was my grandmother's father. I believe he might have died in 1883 as I've just found a record in the Alton Cemetery book of a William Herb. My g-grandmother remarried after his death. I was told he died while still in his 20's. My grandmother, Amelia Herb was born in 1876.
Wondering if you your Eva Catherine might have been his sister. I don't have any info on the parents of William or even when he came to US. But I have found there was also a Jacob Herb that lived in Madison Co. and also a George Herb.
Linda Garrett


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