Our professional historian cousin, Sandra Schmidt of Washington DC, found these memorabilia of one of our Schmidt cousins during her research. This is a business card for the restaurant/tavern owned by Balthasar Ludwig “Louis” Schmidt (1835-1908) at 702 Seventh St. NW in DC: Balthasar Ludwig “Louis” Schmidt was the son of Dietrich Schmidt Sr., grandson […]
Balthasar Ludwig “Louis” Schmidt (1835-1908) was one of the original Schmidt immigrants to come from Machtlos, Germany and settle in America. Louis ended up in Washington, DC, where he operated a popular restaurant/tavern on Seventh Street NW from 1875 until his death (after which the business was carried on by his son Milton until Prohibition […]
Have you ever had an Addy Mae’s dessert? If you live near or have ever been through West Bend, there’s a good chance you know what we’re talking about. Addy Mae’s intends on being at the Schmidt Family Reunion to sell their incredible goodies!
Rhubarb Upsidedown Cake Creator: Hazel (Messner) Schmidt (1922-2015) Contributor: Beverly (Schmidt) Miller Circa: 1975 Ingredients: 1 box of yellow cake mix 4 cups of diced rhubarb 1 cup of sugar 1 pt. of heavy cream Cool Whip Directions: Mix the yellow cake mix as directed. Pour into 9×13 cake pan. Add diced rhubarb to top […]