I was born and raised in Niles, Berrien Co., MI. The families I am researching are Frucci, Muratori & Vannozzi from Italy and Illinois. Eckler from PA & Berrien Co., MI. Lowers in Coshocton Co., OH. and Calhoun Co., MI. Keiser & Gries in Montgomery Co., OH - Also - Dousman, Barrette, Ward in Prairie du Chien, WI.