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Family Genealogy

Anything related to the genealogy of my grandkids. Surnames include: Broekman, Gast, ten Bruggencate, Seidler, Tiffany, Richstein, and many more

Johanna Mayer (1833-)

Johanna Mayer was born 21 Feb 1833 in Schifferstadt, Germany, daughter of Abraham Mayer (dutch link) and Amalia Wolff. She is my husband’s maternal great-grandaunt. Was yesterday’s story one of lots of intermarrying, today’s is even more so. The Jewish community in the Pfalz was strongly interconnected, and the same surnames …

Josiah Winslow (1606-1674)

Josiah Winslow was baptized 16 Feb 1606 in Droitwich, Worcestershire, England, the youngest son of Edward Winslow and Magdalen Oliver. He is …

Sarah Levison (1890-1977)

Sarah Levison was born 15 Feb 1890 in then Russia, now the Ukraine, daughter of Aron Levison and Fannie Brodie. I still …

In honor of Valentine’s day

For four couples in my database I have a marriage date of 14 Feb: Johanna B. A. ten Bruggencate (dutch link) and Arend van …

Phoebe Agnew (1797-1847)

Phoebe Agnew was born 12 Feb 1797, daughter of William Agnew and Margaret Brant. It is unclear where she was born, the …

Aaltje Selhorst (1802-1830)

Aaltje Selhorst (dutch link) was baptized 11 Feb 1802 in Almelo, the last child of Jan Hendrik Selhorst and his second wife Maria Hondebrink. …