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Stehr, Stahr, Stohr

Researching Siegfried Theodore Stahr, (DOB 18 Nov 1832, Bohmen) m Caroline Schultz, (DOB 1837, Bohmen) in Grulich, Bohmen, 1860. Fa Joseph Dominic Stehr, mo poss Franziska. Emigr Bremen, Germany, aboard steamer "Berlin." Arr Baltimore, MD, 16 July, 1870 w/ch: Siegfried, Franziska, Wilhelmina, & Ernst. Caroline's fa Dominic Schultz arr on same ship. Set Laurelville/S. Perry, Laurel Twp, Hocking Co, Ohio.

Contact: Diana Bray 257 Main St. , Thomaston , Maine 04861

Posted: 11/26/2013


Searching for m record of Pal Zubkov-ondi to Anna Czmarik. Austria-Hungary ?

Contact: Patrice Ryan 339 Paxson Avenue , Trenton , New Jersey 08690

Posted: 10/16/2013

Holokovsky, Pesek

Both of my queries have been successfully answered by members, one in the Czech Republic and one by a CGSI Committee chair. Still more to learn. DigiArchiv website very helpful.

Contact: William F Coons , ,

Posted: 10/03/2013


Seeking info on Frank Skok, apparent cofounder of local Slovanska Lipa in St. Paul, MN, 1869, born around 1847 in Bohemia, and/or ancestors including father by same name or possibly Frantisek born about 1804. May have resided for a time in New Prague, MN, as well.

Contact: Doug Bjostad 2321 Aldrich Ave. S., Apt. 217 , Minneapolis , MN 55405

Posted: 09/30/2013

Nemec, Niemec, Nemetz

I,m trying to find how the Nemec's got to Kewaunee County, WI. I will appreciate any information. Jim Nemec

Contact: Jim Nemec 65605 Nemec Road , Mason , WI 54856

Posted: 09/22/2013

holokovsky (sp?)

Seeking any info on gmo reported to be Marie Holokovsky. M Vaclav Pesek 1897-98, possibly in McLeod Co., MN. Reported to be born in Malesin, Bohemia in 1879. Died 1898 after birth of dau Anna (Annie), my mo. Found m of a Vaclav Pesek to Marie Poznicek 1898 in Ramsey Co. Question if same Vaclav as gfa, who was also b in Malesin in 1863.

Contact: William Coons 179 Kentucky Xing , Rochester , NY 14612

Posted: 09/13/2013

Pessek, Holokovsky, Lopour

Seeking any pre-immigration info on Vaclava (James) Pessek/Peshek/Pesek born 1862 Malesin, Bohemia, settled in McLeod Co., MN. m in MN Marie Holokovsky born 1879 Malesin, Bohemia. Later m Josephine Lopour born 1862 Oldris, Czech.

Contact: William Coons 179 Kentucky Xing , Rochester , NY 14612

Posted: 09/05/2013


I am searching for immigration records for my gg grandmother, Maria Pisarcik, b 1864 in Velka Frankova, Slovakia. According to census records, she immigrated around 1880 to the Baltimore area. Subsequently she brought her siblings Anthony, Michael, Josef and Elizabeth to the US. I cannot find any immigration records. Any suggestions or help would be appreciated.

Contact: Rosemary Markoff , ,

Posted: 09/04/2013

Oravec, Dzurilla, Korpalla, Lesnak

I am searching for any information on these names. Location: Cleveland area or Pennsylvania, maybe Canada.

Contact: Elizabeth Jane Speidel 4724 Coralberry Circle , Apex , North Carolina 27539

Posted: 08/22/2013


Searching for records for Michael Stich, born 1841-1843, Hranicky (German name Reichenthal) in West Bohemia. Par poss Wenzel and Barbara Stich.

Contact: Jim Steck 290 Patriot Lane , Freedom , PA 15042

Posted: 07/30/2013