Did they have a daughter, Elizabeth who married Francis Marion Posey? She was my great-grandmther and I have her death certificate. She was born April 07, 1843 in Mobile,AL. to Jim German, m. Francis Marion Posey Sept. 27, 1867 in AL, d. Feb 27, 1920 in Cunningham, Lamar Co., TX. I know that it has been a long time since your query, but I just started on my German line again and discovered Elvira.