Henry Siems

Henry Siems

My great-grandfather, Henry Siems, immigrated to the U.S. from Germany in 1884. He was a boilermaker for the railroad and made moonshine in the mountains in Cameron County. He died Dec. 6, 1941. On the way back from his burial, my grandparents found out the U.S. was at war with Japan.

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About imaleda

I like to take my camera, get in my car, and see where I end up. Could be an infamous or historic place, a cemetery, some kind of disturbance (like a pipeline) or just some place I haven't been before. Then I take pictures and write about it. Currently in the Washington, Pa., area, but open to suggestions! Connect with me through this site or below on Facebook and Patreon. Support independent journalism!
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