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Liekweg
by dianepresnell 9 years ago
Wilhelm F. Liekweg, my Great Grandfather, was born June 27, 1850 in Lubbecke, Westfalen, Preussen, Germany.He was born of rather poor but very religious farming parents. He was baptised in the Evangelical Church of Germany when he was 10 days...
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Zimmermann
by dianepresnell 9 years ago
Anna E. Zimmermann was born June 02,1859. Her parents were Henry and Minnie Zimmerman. Anna was born in Germany. On Sept 23, 1877 she married Herman E. Scheffel.They lived in Jersey County Illinois and later Macoupin County Illinois near Brighton....
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Brummer
by dianepresnell 9 years ago
Christina Brummer was born on Feb 20, 1826 in Germany. She married Johann Gottfried Scheffel.They had at least one son, Herman E. and possibly a son Paul. They lived in both Jersey County Illinois and later in Macoupin County. She died on Nov 15,...
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Scheffel of Germany and Illinois
by dianepresnell 9 years ago
Herman E. Scheffel was born May 22, 1851 in Germany. He came to the US in 1870 and settled in Jersey County Illinois. He was a farmer.On Sept 23, 1877 he married Anna E. Zimmermann.They had six children: Frank, Lena who married a Barth, Emma who...
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Ries
by dianepresnell 9 years ago
Anna Phillipina Ries was born in St. Louis, MO. about 1857. On Sept 08, 1876 she married Herman Rinderknecht, Sr. They had four sons:John C., Fred H.,(my Grandfather), Edward F., and Herman, Jr.Her parents were possibly John and Margaret Ries born...
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Rinderknecht of Missouri
by dianepresnell 9 years ago
Herman Rinderknecht, Sr. was born in Switzerland around 1852. He came to the US in 1865 and settled in St. Louis, Mo.On Sept 08, 1876 he married Anna Phillipina Ries. They had four sons:John C.,Fred H.(my grandfather),Edward F., and Herman,...
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Looking for Usala Leasau Mauga Sr.'s and Lisi Atoa Mauga's relatives
by aieahighschool 9 years ago
Usala L. Mauga Sr. born 11 October 1924 in the village of Ta'u, Manu'a, American Samoa. Died 25 December 2005 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Was married to Lisi Atoa of Talimatau, Western Samoa. Lisi born 18 November 1928 and died in Honolulu, Hawaii on 19...
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Looking for info on Carolina Tortorelli
by pattywilson50 9 years ago
Carolina married Michael DeLuca (she was known as carley) and may of had two sons Joey and Landy
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Looking for information on Ralph Tortorelli
by pattywilson50 9 years ago
Ralph died in Fernie BC in 1963 at the age of 63
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Looking for info on John Albert Tortorelli
by pattywilson50 9 years ago
Son of Luigi Tortorelli John died in Kelowna in 1974. He had sons Louis, Leonard, Jack, and daughters Eva, Sharon
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Looking for information of Luigi Tortorelli
by pattywilson50 9 years ago
Died in the town of Michel on October 25 1942 at the age of 68--Luigi had 14 children and worked as a coal miner He also married Regina whom died in Natal in 1935 at the age of 57.
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Looking for information on Anton B Olliges of the Louisville KY area.
by DEBRA_V 9 years ago
ANTON B OLLIGES CAME TO USA IN THE LOUISVILLE AREA, FROM GERMANY IN 1875, BORN MAY 14, 1838.DIED DECEMBER 9, 1917, LOUISVILLE KY AND INTERED AT ST. MICHAELS CEMETARY, LOUISVILLE, KY. CAN ONLY FIND INFO ON HIM BUYING A PIECE OF PROPERTY AND HE...
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Looking for Elizabeth Skiles Hunter of Owen Co. KY
by jqvalle 9 years ago
Elizabeth Skiles had at least one child, Mahulda (Mahala or Malinda?) Skiles when she married Jacob Hunter probably in Owen Co. KY in the early to mid 1800's. Her daughter Mahulda (Hulda) was married to Wesley Hudson in Dec. 1838 in Owen Co. KY....
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Looking for Harper of Mississippi
by stphn_helm 9 years ago
I have been doing my Family History, consisting of Surnames: Blessing,Bolton,Moody,Harper,Lincoln,Kaiser. I do have alot of my Mother Shirley Jean Harper's side of the Family "BOLTON"S",and MOODY'S, Mother's side. Father: Field Layfatte Harper, is...
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What is an Ahnentafel? (My family Tree, does it add up?)
by Dave Calladine 9 years ago
When considering my ancestors, I have sat endless hours online, and in the dusty archives, looking for the concrete evidence, or clues as to where that evidence may lie. Usually we hit walls, and then begin to construct downwards a few generations...
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Looking for Simms of Ill.
by nancyf 9 years ago
Looking foe information on a Thomas Jefferson Simms.He was born around 1886.He married Josephine (Goins)in Hardin County,Ill. onAugust-15-1915.Any information would help with my work on my family.They were my Great,Great,Great Grandparents and...
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JESSUP
by lynda rivett 9 years ago
sarh ellen JESSUP married benjamen harrison ABBOTT ,I know they lived in ainsworth NEB.and i believe one of them still have kinfolks there,they ended up in eureka springs,carroll co ARK,he died during a tornado ,he had a heart attack and the dr....
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RIVETT of Carroll co Arkansas
by lynda rivett 9 years ago
BENJAMAN HARRISON RIVETT,eureka springs ark.---(dad)denver desmonds RIVETT,berryville ark,(GRANDDAD)sylvester patrick RIVETT &(GRANNY) dora DAVIS,RIVETT,CONNER of berryville & pinsion mtn ark,sylvester riley RIVETT & pinsion mtn ark...
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Looking for SMITH of Oklahoma,Kansas,Texas and cattle drives trails
by lynda rivett 9 years ago
harvey gilbert SMITH and florence bell BEASTON,live in kansas and did the historic cattle drives from texas to kansas and ended up in okla ,they also help with the opening of the cherokee strip(okla land rush)they ended up in coal county okla with...
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Canal building around Heanor, Derbyshire.
by Dave Calladine 9 years ago
James Brindley, the Derbyshire born canal builder, constructed the first canal in the county in 1777: a branch of the Grand Trunk, later called the Trent and Mersey. The canal ran from the navigable River Trent at Shardlow to Liverpool. Two years...
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