"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…"
"Nadegda Algenstaedt, born early 1800s in Ukraine, married Hermann Alexander Willing in Berlin in the 1840s.
Her sister, Vera Algenstaedt, married Albert Knobl in Berlin on the same day.
Frederick L. Hunninghaus was born in Elberfeld, Wuppertal,…"
"Reasearching paternal and maternal lineages on my mom's side. Kramers and Kinderknechts. Andrew Kramer b. 21 Oct 1864 in Sewalt, Volga, Russia emigrated the US 22 Jan 1907. Andrew married Catherine Schell in Sewalt. The Kramers migrated from…"
"West of the Oder River from Stettin is an area known as the Uckermark (parts of Brandenburg, Mecklinberg and Pomerania) where these families emigrated to USA:
Wagner, Buerhing, Hofert, Roggow, Buller, Kummerich, Maas, Giertz
I am doing this part for my adoptive fathers family. His Grandparents were both from Germany I hope that someone can make a connection and add info to the tree.
Carl or Karl BANZHAF: Born 6-11-1872 in Wuerthenburg, Germany, Came to America…"
"My Great Grandfather X 4 was Hans Heinrich Schweer 1764 Steinhude -1828 Bokoloh #25 He was the son of Albert Dietrich Schweer Unknown dates or locations. The Schweer name gets very confusing from here back, with a couple of primary locations. I have…"