Starting Sept. 5, 2014, will be making a big change. GenForum message boards, Family Tree Maker homepages, and the most popular articles will be preserved in a read-only format, while several other features will no longer be available, including member subscriptions and the Shop.
Learn more

Chat | Daily Search | My GenForum | Community Standards | Terms of Service
Jump to Forum
Home: Surnames: Farland Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Fahrlen of Germany
Posted by: Lorna Wuthrich (ID *****6673) Date: April 07, 2002 at 20:48:04
In Reply to: Fahrlen of Germany by Tonya (Peck) Cox of 20

Hi Tonya,
It might help with your research if you check out this web
site on German naming customs.
My ancestor was also a Fahrland from Germany, he was born in
Nordhaussen near the town of Fahrland. His name was Johann
Wilhelm Fahrland and immigrated to England. All his records from army, marriage, births, etc, show him as William. So try checking on your ancestors middle names.
Good luck

Notify Administrator about this message?
No followups yet

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message
Search this forum:

Search all of GenForum:

Proximity matching
Add this forum to My GenForum Link to GenForum
Add Forum
Home |  Help |  About Us |  Site Index |  Jobs |  PRIVACY |  Affiliate
© 2007 The Generations Network