My Great Gfather, Frank Simon BURKHARD was born in New York in Feb 1850.
My Great Gmother Genevieve A PISCHKE was born Jan 1850 in W Prussia/Germany( Poland?), according to various Census, Polish being listed as her mother tongue. According to one census, she emmigrated to the U.S. in 1867.
Franks father was John, and his mother was Catherine RIEDEL/RUDELL?.Genevieves father was Albert, and her mother was Victoria ??
Frank and Genevieve were married in Omaha, NE in 1870.Age of consent was given by Franks brother John, who, I believe, was John BURKHARD , who was married to Cecilia BURKLEY, daughter of Vincent BURKLEY of Omaha.
Frank and Genevieves oldest son was born in NE (Omaha probably) in 1871.My Gfather Charles Frank was born in Omaha,Douglas Co, Nebraska in 1874. Frank and Genevieve then moved to Shenandoah, Page Co, Iowa where they had 4 more children, George A, born 1876, Frances V, born 1878, Mary G, born 1881, and Agnes C, born 1885.
Frank and Genevieve were back inNebraska(Grand Island), Hall Co, in 1910. Frank died there in 1910. Genevieve was still living in Grand Island in 1920. I don't know when she died.
I have lots of details on the family, if any of these names ring a bell with anyone, I'd be very happy to hear from you.