I was told this photo was taken on their wedding day, April 6, 1875. They married at St Stephen Church, Newport, KY. Gus was born in Moesbach, Germany to Moritz & Maria Anna (Birk) Klump. Emilie was born in Campbell County, Ky to Valentine Basler & Karolina Fey. Val died when she was little. She was raised by her step-father, Andrew Saelinger. When they married, she was almost 17 at the time. Gus was 26. They had 14 children together.
in Newport, Campbell County, Kentucky USA