Ketzelsdorf and Schönhengstgau updates

Although I declared my intent to turn my family history attention to my Grandmother’s story, I have to  share a few updates regarding our family homeland in Ketzelsdorf / Koclířov before I do so. Since receiving a letter from Pepi, our friend in Koclířov, in the fall, a few interesting things have transpired.  And allContinue reading “Ketzelsdorf and Schönhengstgau updates”

Eine Botschaft aus der Heimat – A message from the homeland

It seems like just yesterday that I was on the Bier trip to the homeland.  However, it was actually four months ago!  I have some interesting updates to share, most a result of some letters that I sent back to Koclířov.  I sent a thank-you to our guide, Pepi, along with some pictures of theContinue reading “Eine Botschaft aus der Heimat – A message from the homeland”