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From: "Marvin C. Nebgen" <>
Subject: Re: Meurer
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 98 21:53:25 PDT


Gerold and David,

Doris White's e-mail address is:

BTW, I have not had a response from her, - good luck, Marvin

Marvin C Nebgen HC 12 Box 670 Fredericksburg, TX 78624-9806
e-mail:
Researching: NEBGEN METZGER JENSCHKE KUNZ
FRITZ MEURER HAGEL KOENIG

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> Do you have the e-mail address of Doris White who sent you this message? I
> need to contact her but didn't find her e-mail address anywhere.
>
> Thanks
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Marvin C. Nebgen [mailto:]
> Sent: Friday, September 04, 1998 10:56 PM
> To:
> Subject: Re: Meurer
>
>
> Doris, the book, A New Land Beckoned, shows the following in the ships list
> area:
>
> Menges, Anton - from Niederelbert; w - Cath; ch - Cath.; Adam; Gillespie
> Co.; Riga 1846
>
> Basically what this means is that your ggg-m and her husband and their TWO
> children came over on the ship Riga in 1846 and settled in Gillespie
> Country, which at that time had only one settlement which was
> Fredericksburg. I have only limited information on the MEURER family which
> is on my wife's materal grandmother's side. I have them traced back to
> Germany but at this time I don't see any ties to your ggg-m. There are two
> families of MUERER here and I don't know whether anyone has tried to connect
> them. If you could fine a death record, sometimes it lists the parents.
> Death records in the Gillespie County Courthouse are not open to the public

> as such because of the possibility of fraud. A member of the family can
> obtain a copy of the death record if it exists.
>
> I'm sorry I couldn't be of any more help but at least now you know where
> they came from in Germany.
>
> Marvin C Nebgen HC 12 Box 670 Fredericksburg, TX 78624-9806
> e-mail:
> Researching: NEBGEN METZGER JENSCHKE KUNZ
> FRITZ MEURER HAGEL KOENIG
>
> ----------
> > Hi,
> > Dave Crane gave me your e-mail address. I am looking for information
> > on my gggrand-mother. Her name was Katherine or Katerina Meurer. She
> > was born in Nassau. She married Anton Menges, they came to America and
> > settled in Fredericksburg, TX. They only had 1 daughter when they came
> > to America, but had many more children here. I would like to find out
> > who her ancesters were in Germany.
> > I am hoping you might have some information. She and Anton named one of
> > their sons
> > Johannes. Hope to hear form you soon.

> > Doris White
> >
>
>
>

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