found a bit more information re:Herman and Louise Kase Johann Herman Kase Nov.12,1851 to Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Kase of Wulinstorf,his wife ,Meta von Salzsen.He had two irregular pieces of metal in one of his arms as a reminder from the Franco-Prussian war. Louise Sophia Henriette Lauhofer,daughter of August Lauhofer ,and his wife Frederike Charlotte born 5/28/1856 in Lippe Detmold.She had firely red hair and lived to be nearly 100 yrs.She passed on after helping to trim her grandaughter Frances,Christmas tree. Cildren,Henry and Mary were born in Germany. Johann and Jennie Kase(3/13/1883) were born aboard the German steamer,Ehrenfels anlater recorded in Honolulu.Charlie was born in Maui 5/06/1885.:The family moved from Maui to Sonoma California the remaining children were born there.Wm.10/6/1886/Lauretta 4/03/1888/Anna12/07/1890/Herman8/06/1892/and George2/21/1896All the children attended Fisks Mill grammar school.