"My immigrant ancestor was Salomon Wolf, a butcher, who left Weil der Stadt, Germany in 1849 and came to NYC. According to the church records, Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic church in Wel der Stadt, his wife's first name was Agnes (last name is…"
"I am looking for four main surnames - Ihle, Walter, Tepper and Teelen, all from Germany.
My mom was born Ruth Ottilie Tepper on June 1, 1921. Her parents: Konrad Ihle, born September 5, 1897 in Germany, and Auguste Tepper, born July 6, 1898 in…"
"Do you know anything about your Margaretha Kreger's family? Our Gottlieb Benninghoven md Henrietta Kreiger, daughter of a coal district supervisor. Benninghovens lived in the Duesseldorf area hundreds of years. They immigrated…"
"I recently discovered that in my dad's German side in Milwaukee, WI. Emelia MAI Thieme's parents were Christopher & Anna nee ? MAI, May. Emilia was born 28 Nov 1811 Langsvater Langstadt Hessen. She died…"
"Hi Leeann. I am not sure. I have seen Pabst variations as Papst, Paubst, Paupst, Pope, and. Paupe, but not with a ch on the end, but you just never know. What information do you have on the Pauch surname?"
"i'm looking for a Johann POST from Neidenburg, East Prussia which is present-day Nidzica, Poland. Born 1856, died in Minnesota in 1927. No idea who his parents were or anything beyond that. So frustrating!"
I am new to this site and I hope to learn from all of you how to make better searches. My family comes from the Starkenburg, Hesse-Darmstadt area. The family name is Schwoebel. The German spelling is Schwobel with a umlaut over the o.
the Lutherian church records directly of Lichtenberg are centralized from around 1650-1900
in the "Landeskirchenbucharchiv" in Nuernberg/Germany.
Here you can find birth-, marriage- and death-records.
But sorry, not filmed on…"
"I am searching for the following surnames in Germany: Erke/Ihrke/Ehrke,Wagner,Stoik/Stoyke/Stoke/Stock,Pabch,Prescott,Pruess,Siewert and Mann.
Wagner-Sabrina Ross WAGNER born March 10 1874 in Bayern,Germany. Married Henry E. Stoik…"
I have several German lines on my maternal side. My grandfather was a 2nd generation German in Louisiana. These are the surnames...WEIDNEBACH(ER), LAKE (everything says its German), FAUST, KLUG, FORSCHNER. LAKE and FORSCHNER…"
i think we may be related back to old heinrich in in steinhude
i used to have a silver coin from then and there - the land was then schaumburg-lippe
when i was a little girl my family including my fathers mother went to steinhude, before…"