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Re: looking for family history
Posted by: Hans J. Knost Date: July 22, 2001 at 12:41:35
In Reply to: Re: looking for family history by Nancy Havey of 73

Hallo Mrs. Havey,
of course you're right. The roots of the Knost family are in Germany. Even here in Germany we are not so many, and here is the name a little unsual too (as Mr. Michael DeWayne K. said). The line of my direct family lived for more than 300 years in a little village in the county of Westfalia, formerly called Vilsendorf, which is nowadays a part of the city called Bielefeld.


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