documents of interest
Document 6. This is a partial copy of a certificate written in German; it has an original wax seal. According to Sebastian Wolther, a German friend of Sherry Sitzman Winkinhofer, it is an 1865 transcription of an 1824 baptismal certificate for Eva Margaretha Barbara Burkhard. Her father was Johann Ludwig Burkhard, her other was Maria Margaretha Kolv. Her baptism was witnessed by Andrea Kolb, Margaretha Scheurmann, and Eva Dorothea Muranz.