Posted By:Barbara Volz Smith
Subject:Matt VOLZ: 19th century farmer?
Post Date:June 05, 1998 at 19:32:03
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Forum:Nebraska Genealogy Forum
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I have a "stray" VOLZ whom I've been unable to trace so far - supposedly a farmer in Nebraska. Has anyone heard of Matt (Mathias?) VOLZ? He was a brother of my great-grandfather, John VOLZ. My family was in SE Indiana (near Lawrenceburg, in Dearborn County?) and Cincinnati, OHIO. My great-grandfather was born in 1853, and married a Margaret BRAUER in 1879. The parents were probably from Germany, although one census, around WWI, said Indiana.