>>>>Alice My wife's family lived in the Portsmouth area from 1850 to 1900. They
then moved to Cincinnati Ohio. Rebecca STERN born 1847 in Europe married
Benjiman MAYER b 1846 Europe. I think the family came from Germany but have
I got a stern branch in cinncinati 1850-70.
They moved to Phila and started sterns dept store
got lots more info if any interested