I'm trying to assist Emma KRAUS MAIER locate her Aunt Dorothea DEGRAF HERZOG's family.
The known family is Father Christian DEGRAF dau. Dorothea DEGRAF HERZOG b. bef. 1892 Russia.Maria DEGRAF KRAUS b. 1892 Russia m. in U.S. David KRAUS b. 1884 in Russia, Gottleib b. bef 1908 in Russia, Christian b. bef 1908 Russia.
Dorothea and ? HERZOG's known children are Emilia, Dorothea, Gottlieb another son name unknown. Maria and David KRAUS had two sons b. U.S. David b. 1911, and Alexander b. 1912, Emma b. Russia, Erma b. 1928 Russia, and Gottlieb b. 1930 Russia.
In 1913 or 14 Christian DEGRAF SR. and his family returned to Russia. Dorothea remained in U.S.
In Emma's letter she speaks of 5 brothers that are deceased.Gottlieb is still living in Russia.
I have her letter and two family pictures she sent along.
Ifyou are related to Emma she is trying to find her family.Please e-mail me at firstname.lastname@example.org