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John GlantzIn 1880 Fillmore County, Nebaska, John Glantz is 55, Anna C. 53. John is 22, Maggie 13, and Conrad 9.
On November 13, 1886, Charlotte Schad was born in Schilling, Russia. Charlotte met Conrad Helmut when her family moved to Konstantinovka. They were married there in February, 1905. In 1907, they began their journey to America from Leiback, Russia, with their daughter, Mollie. They docked in Halifax, Nova Scotia. From there, they traveled by rail to Winnipeg. On July 14, 1913, they boarded the Minneapolis, St. Paul & Sault Saint Marie train with their four children, Mollie, Lydia, Mary and George. They arrived in Noyes, Minnesota on July 15 and went on to Sterling, arriving August 15, 1913.
Conrad and Charlotte farmed in the Merino and Atwood areas and were parents to twelve children: Mollie, Lydia, Mary, George, Emma, John, Pauline, Rose, Conrad, Jean, Harry and Victor. Conrad passed away on April 20, 1965, in Sterling, on April 20, 1965. Charlotte passed away in Brush, on January 19, 1954. They are both buried in Riverside cemetery in Sterling.
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