Hello: Dont know if this is your family or not, but I have a H.W. Ortmann b. 1861 ? d.1929 Sterling, Rice Co., KS who married (my line) Josephine Altman(n) b. 1864 Germany d. 1954 Sterling, KS married: Bef. 1888Seven children: Henry b. 1888, Jennie b. May 1890, Herman Arthur b.?, Frederick William b. ?, Carl Theodore b. ?, Anna Caroline b.? married ? Bookwalter(she died in Barstow, CA, and Clara b. ? Anna Bookwalter had a daughter named Helen who died about the age of 12? Any connection? If so please contact me. Don't have much on my Altman(n) line.