Betsy, Have you found the info you are looking for?I think I can add to your data.My August Ludtke (b. abt. 1840) ties came from Prussia, married Wilhelmina ???.First (of 7) born was Herman August b. 1866 in Steigart, Germany.Herman married Mary Glainych (b. 1875, Watertown, Wisconsin) married in Granada, Minnesota, they had 4 known children.
I will be happy to share with you anything I have, hoping you can enlighten me also.