Category Archives: Mack Road

German Christmas Traditions

This past December 2022, the Winfield Glimpses published my article on German Christmas traditions. The article featured a photo of the Christopher and Margaret Daleiden family of Mack Road. Here is the link to the article. The above photo is … Continue reading

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Frank Schlick Remembers Growing Up on Mack Road in Winfield Township – Part 2

This is the second part of a two part blog posting of my interview with my Grandfather Frank Schlick in 1984 that was published in both the West Chicago (Illinois) Press and the Dupage County Genealogical Society (DCGS) Review. Click … Continue reading

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Frank Schlick Remembers Growing Up on Mack Road in Winfield Township – Part 1

In August of 2003 the DuPage County Genealogical Society re printed and published in The DCGS Review the following essay that I wrote for the West Chicago (Illinois) Press for the 20 September 1984 issue of the Press. This is … Continue reading

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Mack Road: Anecdotes on the “Mother Road” for the Schlicks and Daleidens

We all take many things for granted in our lives. We take for granted that many of us own a car or take public transportion to travel to work and to run our errands each day. Our ancestors up until … Continue reading

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