The following are new found entries in one of my ancestors bibles if this ties in with anyone please let me know this part of my tree has been a dead end for a long time. Henry Ahrens Sr. dob July 19, 1827 in germany. Married Amelia Brinkman dob abt Dec 1832 in Germany. They had 9 children who were born in either DeKalb Co., Ill or Kendall County, Ill.(I will abbrev D and K after the dob) Henry Jr dob may 30, 1856(K), Anna (married a Hempel) dob Mar 4, 1858(K), Charley dob Jan 11, 1861(K), George June 5, 1862(K), Emma (married Riordan) dob Nov 16, 1865(D), August dob Oct 20, 1868(D), Louise (married a Case) dob July 20, 1870(K), Minnie dob July 4, 1872, Caroline (married a Maurer) dob April 2, 1875(D).They moved to Iowa. I have death dates for the following: Henry Sr Feb 28, 1911 In Kingsley, Ia, Amelia Brinkman Ahrens died Feb 15, 1914 in Kingsley, Henry Jr died April 1917 at Brighton, Colorado, Charley died Nov 29, 1927 in Wagner, SD, George died Nov 25, 1933 at Akron, Iowa Hosptial, Minnie died Sept 21, 1940 in Kingsley, Louise died April 12, 1942 in Kingsley. If this fits with anyone please let me know.you can email me at firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks!