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These are things I know about Jennie, who knit this doll blanket:

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1) She was born in the Netherlands in 1850.
2) She emigrated to America in 1865 or 1868.
3) She was the mother of 13 children, 8 of whom were living when a city census was taken in 1894.
4) She was my grandma’s grandma.

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5) She hated sewing in ends.

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