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Re: Geisel / Geizel - Early 1800s - Posen
Posted by: Mary Date: August 29, 2000 at 19:42:37
In Reply to: Geisel / Geizel - Early 1800s - Posen by Joseph B Zerk of 62

I am also interested in the Geisel family although not sure of the correct spelling. I do have Austrian background. Have you heard of a place called "Obernitegren" (sp?) or "Ubernitegren". That is where my relatives came from. I believe that the Geisel name is somehow connected to the "Bleier" name (one of my grandmothers).

Posen sounds very familiar to me although I can't be of much help with that at this time. I think my grandma Zemke and a Reissman came from Posen but must do more research.


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