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Texter/Siefer Family Legend

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Texter/Siefer Family Legend

Posted: 26 Oct 2001 1:48PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 8 Feb 2004 6:39AM GMT
There is a story/legend in my grandmother's family of a female ancestor who was kidnapped by Indians and married to one of them. The story goes that when she had her first baby, it had blue eyes and for some reason the Indians she was with wanted to kill it. It goes on to say that she escaped an hid in a hollow tree where she stayed for three days while she could hear the Indians searching for her and the baby. She later made her way back to her family. Most of my grandmother's family were early German settlers in PA although her maternal grandfather's family did not come over until 1832. Has anyone heard a similar story? If so, do they know who this woman was? Many in my family have decidedly "Indian" features and coloring, but we can't find our Indian ancestor.
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zoshka2 26 Oct 2001 7:48PM GMT 
Mary 29 Mar 2002 10:40PM GMT 
zoshka2 30 Mar 2002 2:11PM GMT 
justsew357 3 Jul 2002 3:29AM GMT 
nothinbutjesu... 4 Oct 2003 9:11PM GMT 
SusanWallace6... 4 Oct 2003 9:31PM GMT 
Dan Saylor 12 Oct 2006 6:19AM GMT 
Susan Wallace 12 Oct 2006 9:47AM GMT 
zoshka2 4 Feb 2007 2:43PM GMT 
nothinbutjesu... 4 Oct 2003 9:05PM GMT 
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