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From: "amanncharles" <>
Subject: Re: [ALS-LOR-L] Black Forest Region
Date: Thu, 18 May 2000 21:49:55 +0200


Hi
BLACK FOREST is called Schwarzwald in german. It is in Germany just on the
border with France (Alsace).

In France , the mountains are called VOSGES. Between the VOSGES and the
Blackforest you have Alsace
A big town in that area is Fribourg
All the best
Charles AMANN living in Lorraine

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Date : jeudi 18 mai 2000 21:20
Objet : [ALS-LOR-L] Black Forest Region


>Could anyone tell me what is referred to by the "Black Forest Region"? I
am
>told that my AUGUSTIN ancestors came from the Black Forest Region but I
don't
>know where to begin looking. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
>One note: they did relocate from the Black Forest Region to an area in the
>Banat in and near Nakovo, Yugoslavia (now Serbia). Thanks!
>
>Becky AUGUSTIN McNeal
>
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