George's ancesters were from Ireland and included Farrells, Corbid or Cobids, Manghens, and O'Tools. His maternal grandparents settled in Avoca, MN and his paternal grandparents farmed near Gaylord, MN.
Rosemarie's maternal grandparents lived in Dobersdorf, Austria and had the surname Fandl. Her paternal grandparents lived next door to the cathedral in Djakova, Yugoslavia. Julius Schwabe, my grandfather painted the Cathedral. My grandmothers name was Marija Ziegler.