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Name Damme, William Henry, 1903-2001
Othernames Damme, William Henry
Born 03/14/1903
Birthplace Talmage, NE
Places of residence Otoe County, NE
Father Damme, J.H.
Mother Holtgrewe, Caroline
Relationships Damme, Theodore F. (brother)
Damme, Henry H. (brother)
Damme, John W. (brother)
Wood, Emma Damme (sister)
Damme, Sophie (sister)
Spouse Schacht, Erma
Children Damme, Jon
Damme, Lora L.
Deceased 07/19/2001
Deceased where Nebraska City, 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.