Amanda Kettwig was born 1 Feb 1895, the daughter of Peter John Kettwig and Christina Trecker. Amanda married Richard Wilda 20 Jan 1914 at Edmore, North Dakota. She died 11 August 1979 aged 84 years. Richard and Amanda had 12 children. The Wilda family moved to Devil's Lake, then to Joliet, Illinois. Children were : Earl, Josephine, Elaine, Edward, Norbert, Bernard, Donald, Ida Mae, Ray, Ralph, and Larry, and a baby girl, stillborn, between Norbert and Bernard. Bernard is pronounced BURN-ard. The family is listed in 1900 census.