The Blue Earth Post
Faribault Co., MN, USA
Tuesday July 23, 1912
Page 5 column 3
A Party of Blue Earth young ladies picnicked at the lakes near Fairmont last Thursday. The function was given in honor of Miss Alma and Emma Willmert of Ontario, Cal., and was attending by the following: Ethel Kachel, Jennie Dreblow, Sarah Manthey, Esther Fandry, Ruth Girolt, Sarah Fandry, Ross Paschke, Amanda Fandry, Elsie Shallibaum and Mamie Kirschner.
***** Note: Alma & Emma Willmert would be 1/2 cousins of Sarah Manthey. They had the same grandmother: Louise Henrietta (Fabert) Faber. Sarah's grandfather was: Gottfried (Frederick?) Manthey. The grandfather of Alma and Emma was: August Willmert. Sarah's parents were: Julius Herman Manthey and Dorothea Sophia (Weide) White. Parents of Alma & Emma were: Fredrich W. Willmert and Fannie Sellen.