1900 Approximate
White Crocheted Circular Doily. Material: textile. Size: 16" diameter. Description: white cotton doily; white crocheted edging around a solid white cloth center.
Doily made by Elsie (Suemnick) Henkensiefken in the early 1900s. Phyllis (Halle) Suemnick was married to Walter E. Suemnick on 10 December 1945. Walter was four years old when his mother died. His two older sisters raised him; Lillian Suemnick the eldest sister, was 13 when her mother died and Elsie (Suemnick) Henkensiefken, was 12 years old. Walter's grandmother was Grandma Abbe. Phyllis (Halle) Suemnick's parents were Robert Halle and Erma (Wood) Halle. Robert and Erma were married in 1914. Erma (Wood) Halle's sister was Helen (Wood) Papke.