Date: Wed, 11 Mar 1998 03:25:20 +0100
Subject: Emich Geres/Gehres/Gehris/Gerit
Looking For Information on a Emich Geres/Gehres/Gehris/Gerit. Left Austria at the end on Thirty Years War and Went to Germany Born 1642
Died 01.15.1699 Germany.
Could be a Dutch Ancestry.
Date: Wed, 11 Mar 1998 01:26:57 +0100
Subject: WIEDERIN, WIDERIN
Looking for WIEDERIN WIDERIN from Austria.
Date: Sun, 8 Mar 1998 16:29:55 +0100
I am searching for a Manahl family. Anton Manahl married to Josephine Leite. I have them in Dubuque, Iowa in the USA. Married September 13, 1848. I believe they are from Austria.
Matt Hassan, Warrenton, Virginia, USA
Date: Sun, 8 Mar 1998 06:18:03 +0100
Subject: WENIN, KASSER, KUPPELWIESER
WENIN, KASSER, KUPPELWIESER- searching for any information on these Surnames. The families came from Lasa, Lana and possibly St. Gertraud, BOZEN, Sudtirol in the early 1900's to America and Settled in Cameron County Pennsylvania. Any contact with possible relatives in Austria would be great!
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 1998 21:12:36 +0100
Subject: NEUMANN, Joseph b. ca 1851
NEUMANN, JOSEPH b. ca 1851 was my great grandfather. He emigrated to the United States on 25, October 1869. He was born in Friedland. I would appreciate any help in locating him.
Date: Sat, 7 Mar 1998 01:18:29 +0100
Subject: Peter KOCIAN
I am searching for information on PETER KOCIAN. He was born in Austria. If anyone can help me with information on this person and his family it will be appreciated. Please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 1998 22:12:29 +0100
Subject: Breit and Kohlbauer
Breit from Vichtenstein, in upper Austria,north west of the town of St Roman. According to the church records Breit families lived in the area many years ago. I am trying to find if there are any still there.
Kohlbauer from Wallensham.
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 1998 04:28:15 +0100
Subject: Alfred Charles Lackner
I am trying to track my family history in Austria. The only information I have today is that my Grandfather's family came to the United States in either 1905 or 1906. My grandfather's name was Alfred Charles Lackner. I am not sure if he was born in the US or in Austria. His family was from a town near Vienna.
Date: Wed, 4 Mar 1998 00:16:47 +0100
Subject: Karl and Anna (nee Dutter) Tiersch
Do you have any information on Karl Tiersch, married to Anna Dutter. He came to America around the turn of the century (later Anna and 3 children Margaret, Theodore and Stephanie came over and resided in New York City. Thank you.
Anne M. (Tiersch) O'Hara
21 Merwin Lake Road, Kinderhook, NY 12106 USA
Date: Tue, 3 Mar 1998 14:44:57 +0100
Subject: Heinrich von Frauendorfer
I'm looking for the family Frauendorfer. Known facts: Heinrich von Frauendorfer, Bavarian Minister of Railways (1855-1921), father of Sigmund von Frauendorfer (abt. 1900 - abt. 1974).
Question: Any known heirs in Austria ?
Date: Mon, 2 Mar 1998 01:04:20 +0100
Subject: Paul or Otto Reich-Fischer or Fisher
I would appreciate it if you could help me. I was never able to find out if my grandparents Paul or Otto Reich-Fischer or Fisher survived WWII, or if there is anyone else in Austria with the same last name. They lived on the Mariahilfer Straße in Vienna. I am planning a trip and I would like to know if perhaps I have some relatives living.
Thank you, P. Storm
Date: Sun, 1 Mar 1998 20:27:46 +0100
Some Sippers that I recently contacted said their ancestors were from Austria. My mother was a Sipper and it is a very rare name in the U.S. I appreciate any help you can give me. Thanks, Joy
Date: Sun, 1 Mar 1998 19:51:12 +0100
Subject: Ludwig Leopold Franz Fessl
We are very interested in the history of my wife's ancestors. The only thing we know is that my father-in-law was born in Vienna on august 7 1906 and died on november 27 1981 in Hilversum Holland. Can anyone help us in finding the birthday and town or village where the grandparents and great-grandparents of my wife lived. The name of my father-in-law is: Ludwig Leopold Franz Fessl If you need further information please let us know !
Date: Sun, 1 Mar 1998 18:38:22 +0100
Subject: WILLIAM GALETKA FELSALAPOS
WILLIAM GALETKA FELSALAPOS,AUSTRIA DECEMBER 27, 1870
Date: Sat, 28 Feb 1998 03:46:14 +0100
Subject: Surname Keul
Am looking for descendants of Max Garstka, especially his daughter Ursula who moved from Magdeburg to Vienna and married Alexander Keul.
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 1998 15:51:32 +0100
I am looking for any information on the HARRINGER family. My great grandfather was Hugo ( Spitzname) or Matthau Harringer. He married Maria Politski in 1913 in the USA. Both Maria and Hugo were from Salzburg. It looks like on the city map that there is a street called J. Haringer Strasse. I am wondering if possibly, this may have been named after this family. Hugo's father was Johann and he was married three times. Hugo's mother was Anna Wiedlinger. Hugo was born around 1886 and came to America in 1905. Any help will be greatly appreciated with this family.
Date: Wed, 25 Feb 1998 23:55:23 +0100
Subject: Surname Seeber
Johanne Wilhelm Seeber, born 1721 in Salzburg and immigrated to America some time in the next 20 years. Need any and all information if possible.
Thank you very much Steven Talbot Seeber, Oroville, California USA
Date: Wed, 25 Feb 1998 07:31:27 +0100
Subject: OPACHICH ( OPACHICK )
Surname OPACHICH ( OPACHICK ) Austria, Germany, Yugoslavia ? ANY HELP would be appreciated.
Date: Wed, 25 Feb 1998 07:29:25 +0100
I am trying to find the family of Pauline GOVEDISCH. Pauline born 14 Jan. 1898 Marburg,Styria, Austria ( died 1968 Pa. USA ) Her Mother was JOSEPHINE GOVEDISCH b.18 FEB. 1874. Josephine's Mother was JOSEPHINE PEARL. other children were JOHN b. 16 DEC. 1888 Cili, Austria d. 25 May 1972 Michigan, USA m.Anna Nesvera Utfort, Germany 4 Apr. 1912 AND ANNA J. b.18 Jul 1878 Cili, Slovenia, Yugoslavia d. 31 AUG. 1953 Ohio USA M. Frank Wotchko. The GOVEDISCH line had died out in the US and there were suppose to be a lot of family left in Austria...Germany. ANY leads to this surname please help
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 1998 03:28:58 +0100
Subject: OLPERE, OLPERER, OLPERERGLICK
Families last name is Olpere, however I have found a mountain range in Austria named the OLPERER and a surname of OLPEREGLICK. We always though our Grandfather was from Italy but had no luck with the name Olpere in Italian Geneology. Is it possible that he was from Austria and his family migrated to Italy during the war?
Any help you can give me with our surname or contacts that might help us would be appreciated. Also, does anyone know the meaning of the mountain name "OLPERER"?
Thank You, Dave Olpere
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 1998 02:20:55 +0100
Subject: Anton Gorup
I'm searching for records relating to my grandfather, Anton Gorup. Surname could be spelled Gorjup. He left Austria possibly with a brother. I believe he had 9 brothers. Do you have any record(s) of Gorup or Gorjup?
Thanks in advance, Albert Gorup Jr.
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 1998 00:14:00 +0100
Subject: Julius Eisenhammer
My name is John Eisenhammer, living in London, and I am trying to find out more about my grandfather, who lived in Vienna at the turn of the century before emigrating to southern Africa. I believe he served in the Austrian army. His name was Julius Eisenhammer, son of Markus and Joanna, born 1875 (Vienna) . He married Henrietta Gabbe, born 1878 in Poland. Any information on the Eisenhammers in Vienna would be most welcome.
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 1998 22:13:42 +0100
I found that my grandfather, Henry Martin Sniezek was born 24 March 1875 in Jasienca, Galizien Parish, Austria. His parents Josef Wojciech Sniezek born 1852 and mother Anna Lisniak Sniezek born 1855. Henry Martin immigrated to US aboard Der Muenster Hunt August 1895 Hamburg to Philadelphia.
Any suggestions how I can get more information on the family and where the town or village may be? Thanks for any assistance.
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 1998 16:40:42 +0100
Subject: Christian SPACHERT
Looking for town of origin and ancestor's of Christian SPACHERT, b. province of Tyrol, Austria abt. 1660's.
Immigratedt to Haute Vigneulles, Moselle, France c. 1688. First listing for Christian in that local is Christening record of son Johann (Jean) in 1695, one previous son Jacob also born in France. Wifes name is Marie Anne Maiire (MEYER).
Date: Mon, 23 Feb 1998 04:36:06 +0100
Subject: Batek, Jirik
Date: Sun, 22 Feb 1998 15:04:24 +0100
Subject: Josef Ostrihonsky and Johanna Stastug
Josef Ostrihonsky married Johanna Stastug. (I need any info on them)
Son James Wenzel Ostrihonsky B: Oct. 14, 1870 in Nerr Reisch D: April 1, 1947 in Vienna, Austria
James was married to: Theodoficr Wizny B: May 13, 1874 in Trianizc, Poland (or is it Wizny Theodoficr?)
2nd wife: Christina Kainar B: May 15, 1876 in Poland D: Jan. 12, 1928 In Sioux City, Iowa, USA (died suddenly)
3rd wife: Rose Toman B: Oct. 28, 1877 D: 12/28/1934
Any information about marriage dates, when they came to USA, etc, would greatly be appreciated.
I have original Birth and Baptism Paper for Josef Edmond Ostrihonsky translated for me to: "From the local birth and baptism book Vol. 4 series 196 is herewith officially declaired that in Vienna 10 Buchengasse 44 on the 10th of March 1904 was bornand on the 15th of March 1904 by his holiness Thomas Zila Coop batised by the rituals of the roman Catholic Church Josef Edmond Ostrihonsky" Godparents Antonio Weber, is Josef's brother-in-law, other godparent Christina Hasnicek (no information).
Any help is greatly appreciated.
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 1998 22:43:34 +0100
Looking for information on any members of the Strohli family that lived in Gotzis from 1665 to 1900s. Johan George Strohli was born in Gotzis in 1813 and came to the US in about 1854. Any information would be appreciated. See also family tree page.
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 1998 06:32:33 +0100
Subject: Driml, Drimel, and Drimmel
I am looking for information on the name Driml, Drimel, and Drimmel.
Franz Driml left the village of Neu Waldek, Bohemia in 1887 entering America August of that year. His address was #20 Neu WAldek as was his father Johann. Franz wife was Maria Schmeiser who apparently was dead when he left.
Any information on this family previous to 1887 would be appreciated.
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 1998 04:26:07 +0100
Looking for information on Josef Drost who immigrated from Austria and settled in the Barron County Wisconsin, probably 1880-1885. He bought a 160 acres of land in 1885. Also, a Franz Drost immigrated in 1888 with his grandson Joseph.
This Joseph parent were Francis and Mary Drost. They lived all their lives in Austria. Three of Josephs sibling stayed in Austria when he left with his grandfather Joseph was born January 15, 1874 in Austria.
Looking for any information on the Drost's
Date: Sat, 21 Feb 1998 04:18:52 +0100
I'm looking for information on the Surname Siebert; Ignatius and Johanna Siebert who immigrated to the US in 1880. Their daughter Genevieve was born January 3, 1868 in Austria. Would appreciate any information.
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 1998 04:32:06 +0100
Subject: Joseph or Elizabeth Colby from Muenshlof
Looking for information on Joseph Colby or Elizabeth Colby(His mother?) who were from Muenshlof, Austria-Hungary. The spelling was from an old funeral card.
They came to the US in 1881 and resided in Stevens Point, Wisconsin. Looking for an information including where the town is located.
Date: Thu, 19 Feb 1998 02:16:31 +0100
Subject: SAVALA and MINKO
Am looking for information on a Fransicus (don't know if spelling is correct) SAVALA who was born on March 4, 1885 in Galicia, Austria. He came to the United States about 1909-1910. He then sent for his fiance, Maria (Mary) MINKO, b. May 18, 1892. They were then married in Pennsylvania. I don't have any information on any relatives they may have had in Austria. I just know that Fransicus (also known as Frank) wrote regularly to a brother in Galicia, Austria.
Thank you, DRT