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Uncle Jake's Model T Ford still kicking

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By The Staff

My dad, Edmund Torbeck, was born and reared one mile south of St. Paul in Wilberton Township.

The farm on which he was reared was also the birthplace of his mother, Anna Yund, and had been given to her by her parents when she married Henry Torbeck in 1903.

About a mile south of dads house lived his mothers bachelor brothers, Jacob and Albert Yund. Their unmarried sister, Wilhelmina "Minnie," moved in with them following their mothers death in 1929.


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