My husband's family has been in Lithuania from some time in the mid 1800's. His great grandfather Ernestes was born in Bavaria in 1820?, and moved to Lithuania. Does anyone know if there was an immigration program then, and if so, would there be any records? His son Eduards was born in Lithuania and had a farm at Akmene. He married Aneta Lina Labeja, and they had 6 children. Three sons came to Australia in 1949. There is still family in Akmene, but they have no records or documents. I hope…See More
"Thanks Danilo, I have had a look at that Henry. He must be part of the Ulster family somewhere. It seems there were a lot of them, unfortunately he does not seem to belong to any of the families we are looking for."
A kind of 'digital library' and 'strategy center' for those tracing ancestries in and from present-day Lithuania. I've created Discussion forums based on geographies, as this is the only part of GW where you can reply to each other! Here's a quick jump to all the discussion forums, otherwise, scroll through all the resources until you get to them.See More
"John and Ron, there has to be a clue somewhere. I had no idea there were so many different families, and so many with identical names. I started over 20 years ago and I'm worried I will lose the plot before I find the answers. I already have…"
"re John Preston Storey; I have my brother's Big Y, my closest match is Scott Noble!
The raw data will be downloaded today hopefully, if I can work my way through it.
This is a big challenge for a little old lady..............."