My mother asked me to print this message.
"My name is Minnie Lucille (Isaack) Ritter. I was borned in Cold Springs, Tx. on Feb. 18th, 1920. I am 80 years old. My Dad is John Slack Isaack. He married Minnie Washington on Nov.28th, 1897. She died in Dec. of 1952. They aree buried at Rest Haven Cemetary in Jacksonville, Texas. My dad was raised by his grandfather, Samuel Isaacks. His father, Andrew died while my Dad was young. Andrew was married to Mary Allman. My Dad married his first cousin, the caughter of Ellender"Ellen" Allman. Mary and Ellender were sisters. Dad's brother Jack was killed in China. I don't know why. Dad did tell us many times that we were part Jew. He, too, told the story of the Jew and the Christian girl. My daughter, Troy Lucille has some Spanish land grants that were my grandad's (Samuel Isaacks). My Dad grew up around Ashville,Alabama. Thanks for listening to my story. Lucille Ritter