Herman Diers was born 23-Mar-1845, Ruttwl, Oldenberg, Germany.He married Anna Catherine Schulte on 24-Apr-1871 at the Old Stone Church East of Seward, NEand they had six childern.Herman died 25-Dec-1924 in Seward NE.
Childern i. Frederick W. Diers, born about 1873, died about 1880. ii. Louis H. Diers, born about 1875, married Blanche F. Gordon "Daisy", and had two children, died about 1947. iii. John Herbet Diers born about 1878, married Emma I. Anderson, died about 1954. iv. Theodore C. Diers, born about 1880, married Slyvia Cole, died about 1942.Wrote the song "My Nebraska." v. Elvyn Frederick Diers, born 20-Apr-1885 at Seward, NE, married Mazo Carrie Gwartney on 23-Sep-1908 at Seward, NE,died on 21-Jan 1974at Sheridan, Wy.They had two children. vi. Anna M. Diers, born about 1889, married Herman O. Langner, died about 1925.