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- 101. Re: [DVHH] Anna Taugner Leitermann - 1930 census 
- Linda and Kurt,
Interesting about the sugar beet farmers,
Kurt. I have found Conrad and Anna in the 1930
census in Royal Oak, Oakland, Michigan. The last
name is spelled (misspelled or changed?)
LISTERMAN. In this census, Anna is said to have
immigrated in 1908 and to have been born in
1894. Hmmmm... Linda, I will e-mail you the census separately.
At 01:30 PM 1/23/2008, Kurt McCrary wrote:
>Interesting.........Your Anna TAUGNER /TANGNER
>and her husband Conrad LEITERMAN seemed to both
- 102. [DVHH] Naming 
- Here's my two cents.
My great grandparents were Evangelicals from the Batschka and none of their children were named after them. I think one of their sons was named after an uncle.
- 103. Re: [DVHH] Roll Call Ruttinger, etc. 
- Thanks Karen!
This is all useful information. It's great to know that the Ruttingers were one of the original settlers of Gajdobra. I have no doubt that I'll eventually trace back to them. I just posted a reply to Alice in Michigan's email to the mail list. I do believe that she has found my Anton. She provided a trace back to a Peter Ruttinger that was born in Gajdobra in 1809. Does that fit in with what you see in the OSB?
Thanks again for your help. These small victories help keep me
- 104. [DVHH] Birth announcement for Bartolf 
- Rather a birth article. This link http://news.therecord.com/News/
Local/article/289801 is from our local paper is about the newborns in
the region that came into the world on Jan 1st. We were a hot bed for
many, many years for German immigrants (both from Germany and ethnic
Germans like my family), so i thought this article on baby Adam Paul
Bartolf might interest Rose Mary (if there's a connection at all) and
anyone else researching Bartolf. If you can't access it, let me know
and I can e-mail
- 105. [DVHH] DP's und der Lager 
- Hello all;
I have nothing to add about the German speaking DP's of the former
Hungary, Romania, und Yugoslavia. As far as I can find I have none that remained
in Hungary from my family Gayer that survived the last war.
However I can add that as a tike, my dad often wrote home very angry
over how some of the citizens of Fulda, Germany reacted to the Displaced
Germanic Peoples. We (dad) was stationed in Fulda from 1945-46 then again 1948-52.
It was a rough time in Germany after th
- 106. Re: [DVHH] info from Ellis Island site 
- Sometimes the specific manifest page will be on other pages so click on
previous page a couple times and next page a couple times to see if you can
find her. I believe that Steve Morse has a way of finding missing pages at
http://stevemorse.org/ -- it's the fourth item down on Ellis Island Search
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Subject: [DVHH] info from E
- 107. [DVHH] Grossmeyer. 
- Hello Steve.
Steve Welcome to the List. ShirleyAnn, (Grossmeyr) are you here?
- 108. Re: [DVHH] DP's und der Lager 
- Very well put mikeHans Kopp> From: Mgayer50@aol.com> Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2008 16:20:56 -0500> To: DONAUSCHWABEN-VILLAGES-L@rootsweb.com> Subject: [DVHH] DP's und der Lager> > Hello all;> > I have nothing to add about the German speaking DP's of the former > Hungary, Romania, und Yugoslavia. As far as I can find I have none that remained > in Hungary from my family Gayer that survived the last war.> > However I can add that as a tike, my dad often wrote home very angry > over how some of the citizens of Fulda,
- 109. Re: [DVHH] Prayers for Jody 
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family tonight.
> From: email@example.com
> To: DONAUSCHWABENfirstname.lastname@example.org
> Date: Fri, 4 Jan 2008 22:29:18 -0500
> Subject: [DVHH] Prayers for Jody
> Jody's father is very sick in hospital. They have discontinued treatment.Tomorrow they will stop the heart fiborator
> It is very hard for Jody to watch her father die. Her mother has Alzheimer's.
> Our thoughts and prayers should be with her.
> Anne D.
- 110. [DVHH] For Jody 
- Dear Jody,
Please know many of us know what you are going thru and have you in our hearts now.
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- 111. Re: [DVHH] Banat Schwabian Ancestry 
- Hi Marc,
You are going to have quite a surprise for your
father! I checked the Lenauheim family book, and
there are 12 pages of HOCKLs, including your family members.
The first to appear from your list is Mathias
HOCKL b. 28.02.1717 in Berghausen; he appears to
have come through Vienna in 1766. The Lenauheim
list goes right on through your below list to
Johann HOCKL b. 27.01.1875 in Lenauheim, his wife
(Susanna HENZEL) and 4 children (Nikolaus,
Susanna, Johann Wolfram, and Franz). And it
- 112. Re: [DVHH] Searching the name Kutschera. 
- Hello Anne,
I found this:
Maybe it helps. 40 years ago in Germany I had a teacher named Kutschera - she was a very nice person.
Gabrielle> Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2008 13:06:27 -0700> From: email@example.com> To: donauschwaben-villages-L@rootsweb.com> Subject: [DVHH] Searching the name Kutschera.> > Hello.> > I'm new at this, so please forgive me with my stupid questions.> I'm searching for the name Kutschera. I was told
- 113. [DVHH] Jost/Joszt 
- Hi Barbara,
I have an Anna Jost B.11 Nov.-1861 in Deutsch Zerne,
her parents were Johann Joszt & Elisabeth Servo.
Anna married Anton Satorius
They immigrated to Cleveland, Ohio 1906.
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- 114. Re: [DVHH] Camps 
What an amazing story you tell. Thank you so much for sharing it. Kati
On Jan 27, 2008, at 9:53 PM, Anne Dreer wrote:
> Sent: Sunday, January 27, 2008 4:04 PM
> Subject: Camps
> The refugee camps in Germany and Austria were temporary lodgings,
> sometimes in barracks (usually not well insulated) where refugees
> were housed till they could find other accommodation or the
> authorities found some for them. Some of those camps were still
> inhabited in the mid 1950's. I had still relatives
- 115. Re: [DVHH] Word look up please - Dienstknech 
- Hi Liz, The word Dienstknecht is composed of the word: "Dienst" which means service and "Knecht", which means menial, or servant. If he was working on a farm then it could translate to "farm hand" or "farm labourer". But Dienstknechte were also used in other areas. In general, a Dienstknecht is a low paid helper for low jobs. Regards, Gabrielle> Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2008 06:06:23 -0800> From: firstname.lastname@example.org> To: DONAUSCHWABEN-VILLAGES@rootsweb.com> Subject: [DVHH] Word look up please - Dienstknech> > I
- 116. Re: [DVHH] Funerals of the Donauschwaben. 
- Hi Hans.
Thanks, for your article clarification on funerals from the "Die Alte Heimat."
>From the top, the third picture, where you thought the gentleman on the right, with a ribbon on his shoulder might've been from the fire department. It's possible.
In Banat, the villages had a Leichenferein. The corp would be taken from the house to the cemetery on a Totenwagen, escorted by five members of the Leichenferein, one would carry the flag, the other four members would carry the coven from the Totenwagen, to
- 117. Re: [DVHH] Roll Call 
- The only village I am aware of is Bulkes
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Sent: Monday, December 31, 2007 11:09 AM
Subject: Re: [DVHH] Roll Call
Could you tell me the village for URSCHEL? Rings a bell for me.
On Dec 31, 2007 11:02 AM, Dreyer wrote:
GERM-Bulkes to St Louis, MO
Thanks for the Roll Call!
- 118. [DVHH] match found GUTWEIN/LOHRMANN 
- Hello all!
And another success to report from the roll call 2008! Noelle Giesse from New York city and I have found a match in our family tree:
Philip Karl GUTWEIN *19 Dec 1797 in Sekitsch(?) , son of Adam Friedrich Wilhelm GUTWEIN and Maria Christina JANTZEN
oo Elisabeth LOHRMANN
The funny thing is that Noelle sent me her list replying to my roll call about a totally different line of my tree. We found no match there so far but this one in another line. That's how it goes!
Brigitte can you confirm th
- 119. Re: [DVHH] Kula 
- Kula is in between Tscherwenka (Crvenka) and Verbas. I could be mistaken
but I believe that Kula has mostly Catholic records. Tscherwenka and Verbas
were more Evang. and Reformed. Hope this helps :-)
On Jan 2, 2008 11:07 AM, Kati Angelini wrote:
> Could anyone shed some light on where Kula is? I know that my great
> grandmother was from Neu Verbasz near Kula. I am still trying to find
> her immigration info and I have checked Verbas and Ujverbasz, Neu
> Verbasz and
- 120. [DVHH] Approved First Names 
- Last evening I attended the lecture I mentioned previously given by Henry
Wellisch, of Toronto, "The Austro-Hungarian Empire: Conventional and
Non-Conventional Resources." It was hosted by our local Jewish Genealogical
Society, so it was somewhat geared toward Jewish interests, but it was
generally very informative and I left with some new information and
In additional to lots of wonderful maps, Mr. Wellisch presented some
documents, lists, laws and among those items was an official li
- 121. Re: [DVHH] ANTONI - GUTWEIN 
- Hello Eve,
I'm sending this mail to Darlene and Noelle too as I know they are researching GUTWEIN. Perhaps they find a match with your list too.
I found one match in your list of Gutwein and Antoni:
Katharina Barbara *Jul 14 1793 +Feb 10 1851 oo Philipp Heinrich Huth
They are my 4times greatgrandparents, see
ANTONI, Katharina, * Sekitsch 1790, + Feketitsch 10.02.1851
oo Sekitsch 15.09.1806 to
HUTH, Philipp Heinrich, Shoemaker
- 122. Re: [DVHH] Hockl >> from John Kornfeind 
- Dear Marc,
My name is John J. Kornfeind. I am the Village Coordinator for the Banat
village of Keglewichhausen, which is to the NW of Lenauheim in today's
Romania. I was to Berghausen in the Hoch Sauerland Kreis on September 24th
of this past year. My Grandmother was Marie Hockl from Keglewichhausen. It
is my understanding that my Grandmother's Ancestors came through Lenauheim.
I am working on the same task as yourself. If you would like, you may want
to visit the WeBLOG that I created concernin
- 123. Re: [DVHH] Hopp/Grober/Brunner families 
- Dear Colleen,
I did a "place name" search on familysearch.org. You should try it yourself and see what you find.
I don't know if this link will work, but if it does, here is the information on your film - click below: http://www.familysearch.org/Eng/Library/fhlcatalog/supermainframeset.asp?display=titledetails&titleno=294961&disp=Anyak%C3%B6nyvek%20%20&columns=*,0,0
Even if the link does work, you should go back to www.familysearch.org , so you know how to look up the information yourself. From the ho
- 124. Re: [DVHH] Query 
As a matter of fact, everybody should know the history of their ancestors.
Ask yourself, why did the ancestors leave Germany, Alsace-Lorraine, and
other parts of Europe, and settled in Eastern Europe, like Banat, Batschka,
Please read some of the history in links below.
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From: "Kati Angelini"
- 125. Re: [DVHH] Fw: The name Amand 
- Hello Alex,
Yes the eldest son George AMEND was the only child born in Waibstadt, Baden Germany.
Thats interesting, I was told by the man that did the research in Karlsrue that they were not allowing people to immigrate to French Guyana that year. I don't recall if I ever knew the reason why they didn't allow it, but that is a good question. I will have to see if I can find the answer.
Now where do I look..............;-)
I remember a conversation as to "Why not North America?" and as I understood it,
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