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Child #8

John [Johannes] Schweigert  [Schweikert] b. 6 Oct 1875 Borodino / Bess., S. Russia d. 30 Nov 1951 Ashley, ND, USA, son of Jacob Schweikert and Johanna Bippus, m. 5 Oct 1903 to Louisa Draxell


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John Sch / Crimea1

Photograph above:

Johan Schweikert, seated, with his family next to the stone wall, and his sister to the back toward the wagon

Photograph below:

 The second half of the above picture showing the hired help and some of John's stock.

Notice in the background a large building to your left.

The photograph was taken before 1911 in the Criema, Russia after migration from Borodino / Bessarabia.