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Frederick, Royal House Hanover Guelph 
Born:1707
Hanover, GermanyFather: Spouse: Death:1751
Leicester House, London, Englan  ? ? ?
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I do not understand this y dna DNA Matches, Frederick, Royal House Hanover Guelph
Born: 1707
Hanover, GermanyFather: Spouse: Death: 1751
Leicester House, London, Englan
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I'm new to this site.  I just found where my grandmother was born after 36 years of searching.  I also found her parents' marriage record.  All this information was found at the Poznan Project website where they are indexing old marriage records.  I have a scan of the records from a LDS microfilm.  The only problem is that I can't read the old German script.  I can read the names, dates and locations, but the other words I can't seem to figure out.  Does anyone read old German script in this community?
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Verst.=verstorben. The word before Wilhelmine is not quite clear. Perhaps it is Gütlerin=owner of a very small farm.

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Hello, I am interested in looking for the Augenstein Family originating from Austria. I believe they settled in the Bay Shore, Long Island, New York region.

Any info. Thank you
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Ray Raser

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Seeking information on the origins of paternal great grandfather, Charles (Karl) Wilhelm Frederick Raser who arrived in the USA from Kurhessen (Hesse) about 1851 after military service in Hesse. His father was reported to be Wm Burkmen.   Y-DNA Haplogroup is G2a3b1a.    
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Stephen A

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I am seeking out information on the Knights of Aschach ( Germany & Austria) from the 10th to the 12th century AD. Any one with information could you please let me know.
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Stephen A

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I look forward to seeing contributions and sharing of knowledge from all. cheers
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Craig Hillemann

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My paternal ancestor, 2x great grandfather "August" Heinrich Justus Hillemann, was born 7 Aug 1813 in Sudheim, Kingdom of Hannover (now German state of Niedersachsen), and immigrated to Missouri, probably through New Orleans likely in the 1830s.  He died of cholera on 1 Aug 1852.  According to Geno2, my headline Y-DNA haplogroup is I-Z74, but   review of my raw DNA by Ken Nordtvedt and Terry Robb revealed my haplogroup to be more precisely I1d-CTS2208/CTS5476.  A further evolved branch eventually migrated up to Finland and became the Bothnian clade, but my ancestors stayed on the north Germanic plain.  If anyone else is hg I1d-CTS2208/CTS547, I would love to be informed!
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Julian, thank you for sharing your insight.  Perhaps this is why the 1000 Genomes Project has not yet obtained DNA from the population in the Hannover region.  However, the German people are not so different from Americans, most of whom do not know ancestors further back than their grandparents, or perhaps great grandparents.  Furthermore, even among my friends and relatives interested in genealogy, I am the only one to have engaged in DNA testing.  The American participants in FTDNA DNA projects are not typical Americans.

When I have more available time after retirement, I may try contacting the Hillemann-surnamed residents near Sudheim to inquire whether they would like to share family history information.  At least we know that the church books for Sudheim still exist.  Although we believe they are being well cared for, I still wish the German state would create backup images and preferably make the images available to the public.
--- Craig
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My ancestor Jacob Hellmenthal was from Hesse and came to Virginia as a soldier in the American Revolutionary War. According to the HETRINA he was recruited in Ippinghausen Germany.My Ydna is R1b1a2a1a1a (R-U106) and further refined to L- 48 by FamilyTreeDNA.com. Any one else from Hessian roots?
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This genetic genealogy project for German (Deutsch) ancestry is open to any direct male Y-DNA line or direct female mtDNA line person with earliest known ancestry source within any German speaking country or historical area.

jan fosse

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Hello. I'm searching for after my roots from Germany. The family was named Von Meulen and was military family. The name I received at my dna results of familyare von Wolffradt . But I was searching for von Meulen family. His name was Joachim von Ter Meulen born 1645 Germany died in Norway in 1693 as a military commander. I wish to have this family in my book. if anyone knows this family from Meulen contact ,  von Wolffradt most contact me :) for my book

This family I have dna roots from 

Hermann von Wolffradt (* 1629; † 1684), Kanzler von Schwedisch Pomerania
Carl Gustav von Wolffradt (* 1672; † 1741), Schwedische General
Hermann Christian von Wolffradt († 1723), Kanzler in Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Hermann Alexander von Wolffradt (* 1689; † 1734), Land Vogt von Rügen
Carl Gustav von Wolffradt (* 1717; † 1794), Land Vogt von Rügen
Erich Magnus von Wolffradt (* 1735; † 1799), Preußischer General der Kavallerie.
Gustav Anton von Wolffradt (* 1762
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Micky Atwater

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Hello, Thank you for allowing me to join. I am looking for my German born ancestors with the surnames Leidecker, Lutz, Rice or Reiss, Alspach or Auerbach on my mother's maternal side and Rieger, Burger, Betz, Butler, on my mother's paternal side. For the Lutz the known area is Bann and Rieger is Stuttgart. Also family came from Black Forst region.
They emigrated from Germany to New York City in th 1880s. 
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Charles Loewe

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My German paternal surnames are: LOEWE, KANSTEINER,WICH,BERNINGER.
The maternal German surnames are: BUENGENS,HANEBRINK,DOBELMAN,KLINCKENBERG,FASOLD.  
Unsure of origins of paternal names.  The maternal lines are generally from Nordrhein-Westfalen
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David Samuelsen

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Useful resource to track down male descendants in USA for Y-DNA

Petitions for naturalizations
New additions to SAMPUBCO

CA - San Mateo Co. Vol 3-4 Petitions for Naturalizations (1911-1917) 1416 individuals
DE - Sussex co Vol 1-2 Petitions for Naturalizations (1907-1929) 320 individuals

http://www.sampubco.com
Will Records: (Some volumes might contain a mixture of wills and administrations, maybe guardianships and inventories recorded in same books) NY - New York co Vol 121-122, 992-1001 (1857-1862, 1913-1915) 1182 records (17 Dec 2013) GA - Newton co Vol 3- 4 (1871-1938) 379 records (1 Dec 2013) ...
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What Else Can I Do With My DNA Test Results?
Posted on 22 September 2013 by Blaine Bettinger
Great tools, thanks Blaine :)
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Stephen A

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My Ancestral name  Von Aschac-> de Aschac > Axac -> Axach -> Axiach ->Axiak> Asciak ancestral records show a Lenz (Lenzu, Lorenzu, Lorenzo, Lawrence) de Aschac of early 14th century in Kingdom of Sicily/Malta and would have arrived or his father around 1288AD when the recapture of Sicily/Malta from the French. He may have been already local as records show that he was the Captain of the Sons of Sicily when recapturing Malta for the Aragonese. Prior to 1266 Sicily was under Hohenstaufen rule.  
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Eugen Hartmann
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I'm looking for Hartmann descendants from this line:

Karl Hartmann (b. 1925, Reinwald, Volga, Russia)
Karl Hartmann (b. 1884, Reinwald, Volga, Russia)
Johann Caspar Hartmann (b. 1852, Reinwald, Volga, Russia)
Karl Hartmann (b. 1823, Reinwald, Volga, Russia)
Johannes Hartmann (b. 1792, Reinwald, Volga, Russia)
Johannes Hartmann (b. 1748, Stolberg-Gedern, Hessen, Germany)
Johann Peter Hartmann (b. 1707, Stolberg-Gedern/Usenborn (?), Hessen, Germany) ----
(Hartmann,Peter,60,luth.,Ackerbauer aus Stolberg,Gedern? Witwer Kinder:
Engelhard,25; Johannes,18; Johann Heinrich,14;Johann Christian,10 in der
Kolonie eingetroffen am 24.6.1767)

Some of their descendants immigrated to the USA in the late 19th century and early 20th century. Also I'm looking for Wigand and Seitz descendants (Reinwald, Volga, Russia).

My Y-DNA is I1 (M253+, Z58+, Z140+).
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I don`t know if it helps, but I have two Hartmann`s (Margaretha & Anna) in my tree that married into the Schattenberg family in the mid to late 1700`s in Danstedt, Germany, respectively.
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Roberta Maurer

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My paternal ancestor, Jacob Zimpfer, came from Germany to America on the Ship Nancy (with no other family members) in Sept. 1752, arriving in Philadelphia. (His children evidently changed the surname to Simmons.) I had my paternal uncle's DNA tested...it is E-M84. I have not been able to find out where in Germany Jacob Zimpfer came from, or anything about his family members, and have not run across the Zimpfer surname in any Y-DNA surname project. If anyone knows anything about this surname, I should would appreciate hearing from you! Thanks!
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Sorry it's taken so long to get back to your question. Yes, his kit number is 231372. I don't seem to be having much luck with finding any relatives through DNA...(Although maybe I don't understand exactly what I am looking at either!). I don't ever see the Zimpfer name listed on surname projects of any kind...there aren't even too many family trees with this name on ancestry.com. 
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Ed Martin
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I am the Admin and original creator for the Germanic Area German language FTDNA YDNA project with 2320 members all seeking to learn about Germanic ancestry and early locations of ancestors and early ethnic groups and groups today with same ydna types as themselves. When I started it Dr Bennett Greenspan was amazed at my positive C3 test knowing I had documented ancestry to 1588 in Lauterecken, Germany so he allowed me to create the project..

So come share your own dna story and discover your living relatives as I have done and many hundreds here at this project have done. The project has a goal of ALL Germanic speaking people discovering their ancestry and present day living relatives and all of us together learning historic Germanic stories that made us who we are.

For myself I am now c3a5 from early Central Asia which today equates to P53.1 XIBE tribe of Northern China. I encourage you to take the GENO 2 test to further and very deeply discover the tiny branches of your line and where it was found in ancestral line times. I have taken it and await results expanding deeper my known small branches in time and ethnic groups.

Please take a look at my facebook page also at Ed's Nature Photography
Thank you Eugen Hartmann for creating tis new place for us to share our dna and news and pictures etc..

Guten Aben,

Ed Martin
Orange Park, Fl 4/20/2013
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Beautiful pic!
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