Sunday, June 5, 2011
Her father - the man sitting - is Rudolph Graber who came to this country from Switzerland in 1877 as a young man of 23. He came with very little and ended up a successful farmer with a large and happy family. His wife, Emma Zaugg was born in Ohio to a family that had come from Switzerland sometime prior to her birth in 1860.
I have the original picture hanging in my genealogy room to remind me what the "Face of Genealogy" looks like.
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