2 April 1893

Rudolph Friedrich Krauch Confirmation in Rochester, New York

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Translation from certificate:

Rudolph Friedrich Krauch born 18 Dec 1892 in Syracuse, New York. Baptized on 2 April 1893 in Rochester, New York. He was the son of Rudolph F.W. Krauch and Bertha Amelia Guthmann. Grandparents/God Parents were Friedrich J. Krauch and Pauline Krauch and Max Shinzel and Julia Shinzel. Baptized by Otto Posselt, Evangelistic Lutheran Pastor.

(not too sure about the maiden name spellings: Guthmann and Sheizel)

Saint Petrus and Saint Paul are pictured at top of certificate. Prayer/Vs at top translates to "This is my dear son who I love very much."  Symbol on center of certificate with eye in triangle signifies Godparents will keep watch over and banner translates to "In the name of the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit."

(could not translate prayers at bottom right and bottom left of certificate)

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