We need together, as my great great grand mother was Cunigunde (Carolina) Hoelzer. She married Johann Adam Ripper in Illinois, sometime between 1863 & 1868, as we have them married with 2 children in 1870Illinois census. By 1875 they were settled in South St Louis, MO where they settled and raised their 10 children.
SHe was born June 26 1849 and died Dec 29 1929 in St Louis, MO.
Please feel free to contact me at MsTrishRip@netscape.net OR Immortalmoonlight@yahoo.com