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Name Bottcher, Hellen
Othernames Bottcher, Helen
Reuter, Helen C. Bottcher
Born 1913
Birthplace Talmage, NE
Places of residence Otoe County, NE
Father Bottcher, John Fredrick
Mother Abel, Sophia Dorothea
Notes Name spelled with two "L"s on quilt, but only one "L" on headstone.
Relationships Naber, Edith Wilhelmina Bottcher (sister)
Bottcher, Edward E. (brother)
Bottcher, Gilbert F. (brother)
Bottcher, Harold G. (brother)
Bottcher, Leo E. (brother)
Cropp, Edna A. Bottcher (sister)
Spouse Reuter, Clarence R.
Deceased 2007
Deceased where Syracuse, NE

Associated Records

Image of 11744-144 - Quilt, German Evangelical Church, Lorton, NE

11744-144 - Quilt, German Evangelical Church, Lorton, NE

White quilt made up of 25 blocks. The center block depicts a sideview of a church and steeple stitched in red thread. Above the church red lettering reads "Mc Williams Prct. / Otoe County / Lorton Nebr / U.S.A." Beneath the church red lettering reads "Ger. Evang. St. Johannes. 1885." The other 24 blocks of the quilt have 24 signatures stitched in red thread on each. The signatures on each square are arranged in a circular pattern around a central cloud-like shape. The quilt has white backing and self binding.