Earliest ancestor known is Mathias Krumholz, born 1808 In Bavaria Germany. Married a Rosina Scherm after her death came to America. Left his young son in Germany with family. Lived in Pittsburg, Pa, married a Johanna Schlegel. Thier first two children were born in Pa. Third child Mary was born in Wisc. They settled in Fountian City, Wisc. About 1880-85 went to Minnesota.