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: Metz Family Genealogy Forum

Post FollowupReturn to Message ListingsPrint Message

Re: Metz from Hesse, Germany
Posted by: Inge Frank (ID *****6864) Date: November 13, 2008 at 16:57:43
In Reply to: Re: Metz from Hesse, Germany by Dennis Metz of 971

Hello Mr. Metz,
I´m in contact with Mr. Jürgen Metz from Homberg/Efze.
You has visit him together with Gustav Eichbaum from Kassel
to find the village of birth of your Ancestor Wilhelm Metz here in Hessel-Kassel,
and I will help Mr. Metz and Mr. Eichbaum and you.
By I have found:

Wilhelm Metz, age 20
arrived: 11.12.1865
with Ship named: Johanne Wilhelmine
from Port Bremerhaven to Baltimore
Destination: Washington
village where he lived: Neumarschen
I have searched in the WEB for the village Neumarschen, have not found, but a village
Neumorschen, Schwalm-Eder-Kreis (District), Hessen-Kassel

The birth year is correct
Baltimore? I think you has write immigration New York?

Now Mr. Eichbaum will looking in the church-books of
Neumorschen. We will give you in the next days an info.

Kind regards
Ingelore Frank

Notify Administrator about this message?

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