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Name Grieswelle, August
Born 1845
Places of residence Otoe County, NE
Notes Buried in St. Johns Cemetery, Talmage, NE.
Spouse Grieswelle, Lena
Children Grieswelle, Etta
Grieswelle, Willie
Deceased 1937

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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.