This poor blog has been languishing in the shadows of my primary blog, Family History Across The Seas. Because I focused this blog on the Dorfprozelten emigrants to Australia, I’ve ended up putting other Dorfprozelten posts on the main blog so I thought I’d best add some links here. Click on the title to go to the relevant post.
The joys, successes and frustrations of researching German family history.
How to (try to) find family mentions in online German newspapers under Google Books.
Publishing the family history of George and Mary Kunkel.
Summarising the inn-keeping genealogy of the Happ family in Dorfprozelten. The approximate time frame of direct descendancy is c1740-1940s.
News of the new “From Dorfprozelten to Australia” blog.
The story of the Dorfprozelten descendants who fought in WWI.
Discovering more of the fortunes of the Fass Guesthouse from German newspapers online.
The Ulrichs, Kunkels and Happs, and trying to trace Philip Joseph Kunkel in “America”.
The story of Peter and Josephine Büttner nee Ulrich , Bertha Ulrich and William Kuhn, John Jacob Ulrich and Ida Rippenberger, and George Jacob Ulrich (all of Syracuse, New York) and Lothar Ulrich of Niagara Falls.
The Happ family of inn-keepers in Dorfprozelten and the migration of some to the USA.
The story of Raimund Happ in Bavaria, New York and San Francisco.
The story of Julius Happ in Germany and later in the United States.
An imaginary conversation with my 3x great grandmother from Bavaria.
Includes some reference to the Zöller immigrants from Dorfprozelten.
How church records revealed that George Kunkel came from Dorfprozelten
Come back tomorrow to see the rest of the links.