An Interview with Bob Salomons

Robert Clark Salomons is the son of Nettie Hartog (1891-1943) who was the sister of Tena John Hartog (1888-1975) who was the mother of Harold Arthur Schmidt (1922-2011) who was the grandfather of Curt Bright. On Saturday, Noevember 4, 2017, in Adams, Nebraska, Sandy (Schmidt) Bright and Curt Bright interviewed Bob Salomons and his daughter, Lorie … Continue reading

Aurelia Kohlbecker Schmidt

Aurelia Kohlbecker (1861-????) was the mother of Carl Theodore Schmidt (1884-1969) who was the father of Harold Arthur Schmidt (1922-2011) who was the grandfather of Curt Bright The following is an email exchange between Darlene Schmidt and Gail Ford. Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017, Darlene Schmidt wrote: Dear Gail, We are indeed cousins, if for no … Continue reading

Catherine (Roberts) Williams 1885 Census

Catherine (Roberts) Williams (1835-1916) was the mother of Arthur Williams (1866-1937) who was the father of William Curtis Lambert Williams (1892-1945) who was the father of Jeanette Williams (1921-1968) who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. Catherine B. (Roberts) Williams was the head of the household in 1885. Her husband, David A. Williams, died in … Continue reading

Albert Gaines Gibson, 1900 & 1920 Censuses

Albert Gaines Gibson was the father of Idabel Amanda Gibson who was the mother of Jeanette Williams who was the grandmother of Curt Bright. The 1900 Census of Sullivan County, Tennessee shows that Albert G. Gibson was born in Missouri. The 1920 Census of Richardson County, Nebraska also lists Albert’s place of birth as Missouri. … Continue reading

Bonifaz Kohlbecker and ancestors

Bonifaz Kohlbecker was the father of Aurelia Kohlbecker who was the mother of Carl Theodor Schmidt who was the father of Harold Arthur Schmidt who was the grandfather of Curt Bright. I am confident that the following records are accurate, but I can’t guarantee that these are my actual ancestors. I have not had an … Continue reading