Luther H. Hertz was born 114 years ago – August 3, 1898 – in Iowa. Luther was the oldest child of Jacob Hertz and Sarah Smyth. He was the grandson of Henry Hertz and Amelia Florentine Probst. I have no record of marriage or children. Luther’s siblings were Jacob P., Gladys, Irene S., Herman W. and Viola Hertz.