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Shackin’ up, Em & Pappy style

January 22, 2012 Leave a comment
Lynton Scharff

Pappy

Lynton “Pappy” Scharff lived in a Houston, Texas boarding house of Rena and Anne DeGroot (from Holland) at the time of the 1920 US Census. On 27 Oct. 1920, he married Jessie Grace Block. Eduard Lynton Scharff was born in 1923 and the family continued to reside in Houston.¬†Pappy owned a building in downtown Houston but he lost it in the Great Depression.
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Xmas break at Club Ozark

December 18, 2011 Leave a comment

Block clan 1950

Little Rock, Arkansas was ground zero for the Block family in the 1950s as all the children of Joseph & Fay Block (Raymond, Samuel, Emma, Lewis and Grace) lived there. During Christmas break, the great grandchildren, the Block family Baby Boomers, would flock to Little Rock.
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