Michael Fecke, born in Prussia, Germany 1820 (came to U.S. in 1845), married Katherine Ett from Bavaria, Germany, and lived in New York. Later moved to Reynolds, Indianna. The oldest of the sons (Theodore Fecke) married Mary Katherine Ruppert and moved east to Dayton, Ohio. 12th child (Ralph Michael Fecke Sr.)was born in Dayton on 10/10/1908 and married Alice Margret Hare in 1936. Their third child (Ralph Michael Fecke Jr.) was born in Dayton on May,2,1950 and married Linda (now Lin) Susan Stoudt on December,31,1971. Lived in Ohio, Indianna, Texas, Michigan, and finally Phoenix, Arizona, where they still live.I (Ian Patrick Fecke-Stoudt [names combined to protect heritage]) their 7th oldest child (third oldest of non-adopted)was born in Southfeild,Michigan on 7/1/1983. I live in Phoenix Arizona.