Floods and Schallers IX

Where they lived in Omaha. The story so far: we catch sight of these people under George III through a business card fortuitously preserved advertising their prepping of houses for resale. They lived in London, mostly in what is now called Fitzrovia and a bit further north in Camden. The third generation included my great […]

Floods and Schallers VII

The great move to America. As I’ve intimated before, the family of Cornelius Robert Schaller ended up moving to the United States. A scrawled note by one of his granddaughters (perhaps my grandmother) records the family memory that they came over in 1876 or 1878, but this appears to be wrong, for we find the […]