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Frank Brandstatt entering the Yukon
Posted by: Richard Brandstetter (ID *****7204) Date: October 12, 2008 at 21:17:54
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I have been able to add some more info to the family tree as you see Franks son name William was born in 1900 and William his son William and his Grandson is named William. There may be a William that a brother of Frank! Frank did have some thing to do with Germantown PA USA.
My GGrandfather Frank Brandstetter born about 12 Feb 1855 from Bohemian and in Newark NJ had 2 children Elsie and William with Marie Mohorn his wife 2 here in Newark, Gustiv, Karl and Frank jr were from Bohemian There mother Magdalene Braddik was Franks first wife she stayed in Bohemian, Gustiv is my Grandfather .My father Gustive and I were born in Newark NJ.
Karl (or Charlie I have info on a him my be the same as Karl)
. and Frank are listed on the same ship and there father Frank of 43 West St Newark .I do have Karl picking up Gustav 5 years later With this I have Frank jr, Karl and Gustiv as brothers and there father as Frank B. of Newark NJ
Passenger List.
Name: Karl & Frank Jr Brandstetter
Arrival Date: 18 Oct 1904
Age: Karl 26, Frank Jr 28
Port of Departure: Rotterdam
Ethnicity/Race­/Nationality: Bohemian
Ship Name: Noordam
Port of Arrival: New York,
Not only did I find the 3 bothers but Frank JR son of Frank did reenter the US from Canada he was a miner and it list other info the puts him in the family and the story of one bother go to the Yukon to look for Gold I did have a Frank Brandstatt entering the Yukon now Frank Jr reentering on the west cost as a Miner.
I do not have much on Karl & Fink Jr
Now there 2 other stories one about one brother in Brazil killed and one in Cuba. GGrandfather Frank did have land in Cuba and did go the Brazil in the 1920s on Business. Frank may have 14 children, I know of 2 here and 3 from Bohemian and still looking.
Any info on this family will help

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