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Re: Helena Schultz-Rahn & family
Posted by: Sylvia Winebrenner (nee Rahn) (ID *****3790) Date: October 30, 2006 at 16:24:28
In Reply to: Re: Helena Schultz-Rahn & family by Kurt Johnson of 467

Helena Schultz Rahn was my grandmother. She married Gerhard Rahn after his wife had died in childbirth and left him with 10 motherless children. She and Gerhard had 5 more children, of which my father was one.

A group of relatives from my father's generation had annual reunions and updated a genealogy book each year. I have copies of that book, but it is no longer current. I am current only on those relatives who trace their roots back to Helena's "second" family. Of her five children (David, John, Henry, Susan and Isaac--name later changed to Gary), only Gary is still alive. He lives in Rome, Italy and is a wonderful source of historical information.

Helena's grandchildren and great-grandchildren from the second family of five had their first reunion in 2004 and are planning another for 2007.

If you would like more information, please let me know.

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