Georg Heinrich Droege and Maria Elisabeth Pluemer of Osnabrueck had at least three children, Gerhardt (b, 11 Oct 1821 in Osnabrueck - d. 11 May 1891 in St. Louis, Mo.) marr. (in St. Louis, Mo.) Sophia Regina Hafkemeier (b. 12 Mar 1830 in Haste, an Osnabrueck suburb; Joseph (b. ca. 1831 - d. 1875) marr. Anna Maria Hasenkamp (b. 1818); Catherinie Maria, who marr. John Henry Weber (b. ca. 1819).
The Droeges (and many others) of Washington, Franklin County, Mo., also stem from Osnabrueck. What is the connection, no doubt to be found in Osnabrueck, between the St. Louis and Washington Droeges?