My second home… on December 29, 1845 Texas joins the USA as State no. 28
And on December 29, 1877 my 2nd great grand aunt Emma Maria Dorothea WARNKE dies in in Kastahn, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Germany being only 9 years old.
Emma was the 5th of ten children of my 3rd great grand parents Johann Friedrich Gottlieb WARNKE and his wife Maria Elisabeth Wilhelmine OLDENBURG.
She was born on March 25, 1868 in Kastahn, received her christening on April 3, 1869 and got laid to rest on the cemetary of Diedrichshagen on January 3, 1878.