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need help translating birth record

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Re: need help translating birth record

Posted: 9 Jul 2013 9:53AM GMT
Classification: Query
Thank you very much Bob and Gaby!
How you can read that writing is amazing to me. This gives me lots of information to follow up on and research.

One question: Why do you both say the birth child's name is Louise. All I see is Sophie. Sophie Mayer is what is on her ship record and all US records. I'm hoping this is the right ancestor of our US family.

So, Andreas Mayer is a worker/laborer for Schonbach estate or land area. 'Gutsherrschaft' - the (interesting, to say the least) method or system of labor management.

And, Engelbert Eisenmann is a master saddler.

I am new to all this and find it fascinating! Thank you again for your help.
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kwconstantin 6 Jul 2013 8:49PM GMT 
valeria1950 7 Jul 2013 7:45PM GMT 
kwconstantin 7 Jul 2013 10:55PM GMT 
rjbehnen 9 Jul 2013 4:42AM GMT 
kwconstantin 9 Jul 2013 3:53PM GMT 
valeria1950 9 Jul 2013 5:50PM GMT 
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