Fourscore Years Plus Ten

            My place of birth was on a farm just north of the city limits of Thorndale, Milam County, Texas.  My date of birth is rather unique – July 7, 1919 (7.7.1919). I was the eighth child of a family of twelve children. My ancestors were Wends or Sorbs, who came from Germany. I became …

Fourscore Years Plus Ten Read More »