Fred Rump

  1937 -
  City of Birth:
Elbing, West Prussia

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It Has Been A Rough Year

I am adding this additional chapter to my introduction, because after I initially wrote the introduction, it was very difficult to come back to it and try to make sense of all that I have experienced through the various stages of my life and the trials that I have endured or overcome.  I wish ...


The Birth of Charles Leonard Wiggins

The story has already been written for awhile on my blog "From the heart of Praise, Prayer and Perseverance. 0; Here is a link to that posting, Below are the pictures of the blessed event.   http://fromthehea rt-dotwigg.blogsp other-2-prayer-re ml


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Fred's Story > Catagory > My Father's life dream

My father dreamt of someday going back to the haunts of his youth where he worked as a journeyman tailor pretty much pennyless. He did this two years before he died. These are his records of that trip.

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Background as written by me
Dad was a master tailor. Schneidermeister in German. At 14 or 15 it was normal for young men to enter an apprenticeship for three or four years to learn a trade. They would then advance to the level of journeyman and were required ...
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