I have been looking for the Thole name. My gg grandparents were WM. Henry Or Fredrick or Herman Thole. His wife was Elizabeth. He came to U.S. with two brothers the story goes. He was born in Germany abt.1816 died Belot Kansas abt.1879 She died 1899 San Jose Ca. They had three sons Frank,Henry Joeph and steven all born Quincy Ill. Frank born 23 Oct. 1855 I can find no record for any of these births.