Im researching Hedwig Blank Brandenburg, born 1858 in Germany, married Herman and emmigrated to Pine River, Lincoln Co WI in 1885. She died there in 1926. Married in Germany in 1878. Children were Herman, Alice, Emil(my gf),Evelyn, Hedwig, Jennie, Mary, Olga, and baby that died. She was commonly known as "Hattie". They lived a short while in Milwaukee WI in 1885.