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Subject: Re: [Ger-Sur] Kiesel: Keisel
Date: Sun, 9 Jan 2005 00:36:53 EST
My grandmother's name was Kies, and I know sometimes the names changed. Did
any of your Kiesel family shorten their name to Kies? She came to America
in June 1881, but her married name was Dietrich.
I also wondered about Hoerner. I have an aunt by marriage whose name was
She came to America in March 1883.