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St. Louis Sports and Sportsmen

Peggy’s Aunt Mary Reinhardt Colombo, visiting us for the holidays, brought with her some interesting family mementos. Pictured here is a St. Louis Browns commemorative scarf. The Browns were an American League baseball team in St. Louis from 1902 to … Continue reading

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Reinhardt Twins

You’ve heard it said that twins run in families. Well, the Reinhardt family is one of those families. But, from what I can tell, the Reinhardts seem to be outliers when it comes to their predisposition for having twins. Scientific … Continue reading

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The Great Road Trip of 1952

This week I want to share a story from Peggy’s aunt. Mary Reinhardt Colombo is the younger sister of Peggy’s dad, Charles Reinhardt (Chuck). You’ve seen Mary recently in the dancing video from Amanda and Clint’s wedding. Here’s the story … Continue reading

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A Profile of Leo Reinhardt

Leopold Reinhardt (Peggy’s second great grandfather) was born March 1, 1839, in Trennfurt, Miltenberg, Bayern, Germany. In 1840, when Leo was around 18 months old, he came to the United States with his family, father Franz Reinhardt, mother Louisa Schmidt … Continue reading

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The Reinhardts Arrival in America

Just a quick post this week. I shared this find with a few of the Reinhardts back in early September of last year. I think it deserves a retelling. I’d always guessed that Peggy’s 3rd great grandfather, Francis (Franz) Reinhardt, … Continue reading

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