A grassy area called Marquard Garden, Höhefeld, Wertheim, Baden, Germany. Photo: Gerhard Klinger.
Gerhard says that the MARQUARD name is unusual in the Höhefeld area. Is this where our family lived? Perhaps if this area had the right soil, slope and aspect the MARQUARDs might have grown grapes here…
…since they said they were vine-dressers in their emigration documents (1852 & 1854)?

View of Marquard Garden, Höhefeld. Photo: Gerhard Klinger.