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- Cousins – Where It All Began
- Where On Earth……
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- Is This The End?
- Time To Say Goodbye
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Ernestine’s younger brother Gustav August was seven years her minor, born in 1834. Where exactly he was born we do not know, but I would think somewhere in an area which today is called Wendland, on the other side of … Continue reading
On May 4, 1794 Johann Friedrich Stange wedded Maria Höger in Bälow on the river Elbe. She was the daughter of a local hereditary tenant. Johann Friedrich Stange was a Holländer as most of his ancestors had been, the sons … Continue reading
This article was first published in “Der Blumenbaum“, the Sacramento German Genealogy Society’s award winning quarterly journal, in July 2012. Very often we know the place our ancestors came from but are unable to locate it. The church records … Continue reading
This is Auguste Charlotte, born in Werder/Havel in Brandenburg in 1807 as an illegitimate child. However, her parents get married two years later and she grows up as the daughter of the citizen and fisherman Fritze. In October 1823, she … Continue reading
Whenever I have time, I go to the countryside to look at old houses. It seems that every house has it’s story. This house, I found in Grube in the beautiful Prignitz. Last summer I sat in the park of … Continue reading