Manthei Legacy Series

Would you like your children and grandchildren to enjoy and learn from the life experiences of their forefathers in the Immigrant Generation, Gen 1 and Gen 2? 

I feel uniquely qualified to create this project both from a sense of calling and desire, as well as ability and many hours of interviews.

Imagine reading these stories at bedtime to your kids and grandkids, empowering them to gain strength and courage for their own lives as they stand on the shoulders of giants and know they belong!

I need your help to make this project happen. I will put in the hard work of transcribing, writing, and working with a publishing house. 

Will you consider making an investment to cover the cost of creating this two volume series?


  • Peter Manthei 
    • $500 
    • 44 mos
  • Jim Manthei 
    • $750 (Offline)
    • 45 mos
  • Adam Manthei 
    • $200 
    • 45 mos
  • Jeremy and Angela Manthei 
    • $500 
    • 45 mos
  • Seth and Christy Harper 
    • $50 
    • 45 mos
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Ruth Manthei Wilkey 
Petoskey, MI
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