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Location/Surname Question

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Location/Surname Question

Posted: 4 Feb 2013 12:44PM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: Weidenhammer
My hardest ancester to find is my gggrandmother Elise Weidenhammer. I only have information for her after she married in NY in 1892. I received a copy of her marriage record that says she was born in GeFrass, Baiern. My thought is that it's actually GeFrees, Bavaria. Or could it be something else? Is the surname right for that region?

I know she returned to Germany in 1922 and 1933 to visit family and attend the Passion Play in Oberammagau. We always thought she came from around there. But Gefrees, doesn't seem close to there.

Any thoughts?

SubjectAuthorDate Posted
LSmithPA 4 Feb 2013 7:44PM GMT 
hartmau 4 Feb 2013 10:35PM GMT 
hartmau 4 Feb 2013 10:49PM GMT 
hartmau 4 Feb 2013 10:52PM GMT 
Karl Greim 13 Feb 2013 2:51PM GMT 
LSmithPA 14 Feb 2013 12:09AM GMT 
Karl Greim 2 Mar 2013 9:53AM GMT 
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