Posted By:charles schneider
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Subject:Re: Andrew and Minnie Schneider Pittsburgh Pa 1900 census
Post Date:July 15, 2012 at 12:03:14
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/schneider/messages/2945.html
Forum:Schneider Family Genealogy Forum
Forum URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/schneider/

HELLO PAMELA,I GUESS WE ARE COUSINS.I FOUND OUT MY INFO FROM A 1883 GOLDEN JUBILEE CHURCH BOOK;ALL IN GERMAN,WHEN MY MOTHER DIED IN 2007.IN THE BACK,ANDREW WROTE DOWN A FAMILY TREE IN THE BOOK.I HAD THE BOOK TRANSLATED, BY A NEIGHBOR,WHEN I WAS WORKING IN CA.SHE WAS FROM BAVARIA AND COULD SPEAK AND WRITE IN GERMAN.I HAVE BEEN TRYING WITH NOT TOO MUCH SUCCESS,TO TRACE THE FAMILY BACK TO GERMANY ALONG WITH MY GRANDFATHERS SIBLINGS FAMILIES.JOSEPH'S MIDDLE NAME WAS ANDREW.PETERS IS GORG AND MY GRANFATHERS MIDDLE NAME WAS FREDERICK.IF YOU ARE IN PITTSBURGH,THE CHURCH WAS CALLED THE VOEGTLY CHURCH.THE FOUNDING CHURCH WAS THE SMITHFIELD STREET CHURCH.THE GERMAN COMMUNITY BROKE AWAY AND ESTABLISHED THEIR OWN CHURCH IN ALLEGHENY CITY (NORTH SIDE) IN 1833.I HAVE ALOT MORE THAT I CAN GIVE BUT I THINK IT WOULD EASIER BY E-MAIL OR PHONE OR SKYPE.ONE OTHER THING MY FATHER TOLD ME THAT WE CAME OVER FROM AN AREA CALLED ALSACE-LORRAINE WHICH IS NOW PART OF FRANCE.YOU CAN CALL ME AT 407-671-7398 OR E-MAIL ME AT REDTRUCKCHUCK256@YAHOO.COM.TAKE CARE AND LOOK FORWARD TO TALKING TOO YOU FURTHER.CHUCK S.