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Adolf or Adolph, Schweizer or Schweitzer: Entering Spelling Hell

Adolf or Adolph, Schweizer or Schweitzer: Entering Spelling Hell

This is day 12 or the Family History Writing Challenge, 2018 — and I’m getting a little slap happy. Let’s discuss spelling.  When I read over what I posted yesterday about the various butcher shops in the Kornmehl family, I noticed something that annoyed me: I had misspelled my great uncle Rudolph Kornmehl’s first name.Continue Reading