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Subject: Re: [WEIGEL] Weigel's from Selz, Odessa ,Russia
Date: Mon, 05 Apr 2010 19:42:06 -0000

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Author: dgrams12
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Josef, Anton and Franz/Frank immigrated to McIntosh Co, ND in 1885. I also found a Markus Weigel in the census records for 1900.

Josef Sr. b. June 1854 in Selz,Russia was married to Christina Usselman b. Dec 1854 Russia. They were on the ship "Eider" which landed in NY Nov 14, 1885 along with children: Barbara, age 6, Franz age 3 and Anton 9 mo.

On the same ship was Anton Weigel age 33, Karoline age 25,
Barbara age 11, Margarethe age 9, Catherine age 6 and Franz age 6 mo. 1900 Census, Selz, Emmons, ND says Anton b. 8/1850, married 23 years b. Russia, Immigrated in 1885.
Wife Caroline b. 3/1860 Russia, had 11 children, 9 living.
Franz b. 6/1883 Russ, John 6/1887 ND, George 8/1890 ND, Marthalina Jun 1893 ND, Peter 1/1845 ND, Benhard 3/1847, Swatjenberger, Josef b. 1/1827 Russ, age 73, Father in Law,
and mother in law Maria Swatjenberger age 69 who had 11 children with 6 living. They had immigrated 1889. 1910 Census, Anton was Twp 151, Dist 141, Pierce Co, ND.

Josef and Christina were on the 1900 Census, Twp 130,Range 73, McIntosh, ND with Franz b. 8/1881, Anton 4/1885 in Rus,
then Joseph Jan 1887 in ND, George 12/1888 ND, Michael 2/1891 ND, Thaddeus Dec 1894 ND

Don't know if these match your information or not. You don't indicated where Anton lived in the USA

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