My Great Grand father was Fred (Frederich) Erdmann born 11/24/1859 died 9/25/1940 he married an Amelia Engel born 8/3/1869 died 3/12/1952 they had four children Ida, August, Linda Marie and Florence. August was my grandfather and live in the town of Richmond. I belive Frederick lived ther also. August had the following children: Arlean, Eldor, Roy, Verna, Ila, Lester, Anita, Orvis, Franklin, Ruth, Marlin, James, Sammie. My father is Franklin Erdmann.