The Ludwig Felchle and Elizabeth Weingartner family started in Teplitz, Bessarabia which is now in the Ukraine. I think they had 10 children. The two oldest boys have the same name, so I assume that one died as a child and the next born was giving the same name. This left nine children to raise […]
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Ludwig Felchle (LT8S-Q15) and Elisabeth Weingärtner (9F2L-KPP) FATHER Ludwig Felchle (LT8S-Q15) BIRTH 13 May 1840 Teplitsa, Artsyz’kyi, Odes’ka, Ukraine1–3 ALT. NAME 13 May 1840 Ludwig Fälchle BAPTISM 19 May 1840 Teplitsa, Artsyz’kyi, Odes’ka, Ukraine3 BAPTISM 17 Apr 1876 Unknown, Unknown, Unknown, Ukraine IMMIGRATION 29 Mar 1894 S.S. Havel, New York, Richmond, New York, USA EMIGRATION […]
Frederick H. Schwanke (GHBV-23F) and Wilhelminna Louise Albrecht "Minnie" (LRMJ-ST8) FATHER Frederick H. Schwanke (GHBV-23F) BIRTH 1 Feb 1845 Germany BIRTH 3 Jun 1849 Germany MILITARY 12 Sep 1861 4th Regiment, US Cavalry, Company I1–2 ARRIVAL 13 Sep 1871 New York, New York, USA3 CENSUS 1 Jun 1905 Head Sparta, Monroe, Wisconsin, USA4 DEATH 22 […]
I recently got ahold of an old family bible. It was given Elizabeth “Lizzie” Laird. She was Bonnie’s grandmother and was born 15 Jul 1897 in Marietta, Crawford County, Wisconsin. Her father, William Seward Laird gave her this bible when she was 17 years old. I have yet to determine where they were living at […]
All of the mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) in your body comes from your mother, you get none from your father. You can study the genetics of mtDNA to learn how women create families that move around the world over the centuries. It is an entire field of study that I won’t discuss more in this post, […]
180 years ago today, Barbara Katharina Schuster died. Barbara married Johann Georg Fälchle and became the mother of the Fälchle / Felchle / Falchle / Filchel / Фельхле clan from Teplitz, Bessarabia. A single-spaced list of her and her descendants (without spouses) fills 38 pages and has over 1800 individuals in 9 generations; I am […]
Hi, I scanned in some black and white photos from the Johnson Ford Garage fire in Dickinson, ND in 1959. Please comment on the photos or email me and I’ll expand the description.
Hello, Freudental colony in the Odessa region is one of my ancestor’s homes. Web List;
The Short family has a mail order bride story; I’ve always thought it was interesting, but I just found out that the bride probably misrepresented her age. Here is the Montana marriage license. Pauline Phelps lists her age as 61. The marriage was in 1942, so this implies that she was born in 1881. Rumor […]