View of Kembach, Wertheim, Baden, Germany. Photo: Gerhard Klinger from nearby Höhefeld, Germany.
Alma's earliest maternal ancestor found with a known birth/ death/ marriage record was Maria Dorothea WIRSCHING, baptised at Kembach on 4 Oct 1761… daughter of Hanss Johann Jacob WIRSCHING & Eva Bauer. She married Johann Peter MARCHARD on 17 May 1803 at Niklashausen.